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Cousin Elk: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Cousin Elk is a short story of a man named Elk who had a vicious temper that led to troubling times in the lives of the Woodward family and the Young family. Based on a true story, Cousin Elk will transport you back to a time when life was much simpler and slower. Though it is a tale of reminiscence, there are twists and turns throughout the story that lead to an unexpected ending.
The Lights of Bombay
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 75,690. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The priceless amulet of Viceroy Almeida is the key behind this brilliant piece of historical fiction set in Nazi Germany and the India of the 1980's.The characters are many and unacquainted but their fates are forced to converge as soon as they cross paths with the amulet.A powerful thriller that will take you on a roller coaster ride of suspense spanning 500 years.
Ripples of Blood
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,470. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The book is about Nigeria civil war and the culture that defined the moment for one family. To hunt snake is forbidden in some part of eastern Nigeria. At the peak of the warfare,communities ran out of food and had to eat what ever they saw. The result was a fierce arguement about what offends the gods, survival and culture. At the end, culture had to pave way for survival.
Memoirs of an Immortal Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,410. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
The complexity of the relationship my father shared with our visitor was not known to me. He possessed a certain allurement, one not easily understood, yet subtle and understated. When he first arrived, I could not not know he would be the key to my salvation or that I, in turn, would also be his. It was only with time the truth would become known and the courage would rise to publish it.
Tales From Key West
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,650. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Historical fiction about Key West covering the years from late 1500's to the present. Take a trip through time about many of the aspects of life in Key West and the Keys. Experience the adventure of pirates, wreckers, and travel the railroad to Key West. Sail through the Keys. Experience Key West like never before.
The Throwaway Son
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,790. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Throwaway Son is a heartbreaking story of an unwanted and abused child told by Boston Ray Wilford as he faced death. Boss related his life story to his best friend, Dale Henderson. He wanted his story written and he insisted that Dale relate all the repugnant details in hopes that his message would be heard. "No matter what life has dealt you, you can rise above it."
The Prisoner of Grimsby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,910. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014 by SDS Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
As he grows old, sea captain William Wright is cruelly exiled from his house by his son and daughter-in-law. Forced to live in the garden shed, he is left only with his memories, but designs a unique and terrible revenge on his banishers. Gritty family tale of Grimsby and its contemporary seafaring industry from sailor John Coffey.
Just Another Sunday: A Novel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,370. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » USA
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Just Another Sunday Is Anything but Ordinary - Set against the backdrop of the turbulent late 1960s and early 1970s, Just Another Sunday is inspired by actual events and follows Lia Benedict, a teenager growing up in the suburbs of New Jersey.
Cheating Ifooloo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,400. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
In 1738 the slave Izzy guards a secret, a demon-like illness that seizes the white child Willy. Her compassionate care is all he has. He’s ignored by his family; Izzy is isolated from her fellow slaves. An uprising forever disrupts their peaceful, hidden life. The lure of freedom tempts her, but loyalty and love for Willy triumph. On a courageous journey south they struggle toward home and safety.
The Novice
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,370. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A young woman on the verge of taking her vows to become a nun. A desperate flight from a murderous massacre. One honorable man comes to her rescue. Another becomes her nemesis and captor. And a life and death search to reunite with her one true love. A story that burns with intensity, intrigue, and passion!
Sherwood Forest: Blood Libel
Series: Sherwood Forest, Book 6. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 18,690. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
When a child dies in Nottingham, suspicion falls on a Jewish family, forcing Robin to intervene. The rebels' refusal to aid one of their own causes Bess and Alice to take matters into their own hands.
The Scavengers of Graveny Marsh
Series: The Juno Letters, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,490. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The stables stood since Elizabethan times on the grounds of Whitstable Castle in Kent. There was a time when the trumpets of war sounded that the stables’ grooms fitted the castle mounts for battle. That was before the Great War. Before machine guns and aeroplanes. It was a glorious time, at least in the myths woven to disguise the blood and screams of men and horses dying in battle. EPub format.
The Runaway Wench
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,840. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014 by Blushing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A Viking girl flees from her father as he would force her into marriage. She runs to her brother for protection, but runs away again when he promises to give her a good spanking. Her brother cannot go after her, but sends his good friend Leif in his place. Leif is determined to teach the feisty girl a lesson!
Spencer Rifle
Series: Trail of Blood on Ice, Book 1 ยท Trail of Blood on Ice, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,910. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Just before and at the beginning of the US Civil War Indian Territory was an untamed lawless place filled with Indians, outlaws teamsters, farms, townsfolk and houses of ill repute.This is a work of historical fiction set in the Civil War Era. It is about the people that lived in those times and their way of life.
Nixon and Dovey: The Legend Returns
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,780. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » USA
Set in Antebellum NC early 1800s, Nixon Curry, son of poor Scot-Irish immigrants, falls in love with Dovey, the spoiled daughter of the state’s wealthiest and most influential senator. When Senator Caldwell betroths her to Nixon’s nemesis, Ben Wilson, drastic measures become necessary. How far will Nixon go to have his love? What price is he willing to pay and what will be the consequences?
Little Berry Cooley
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 104,370. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This book deals with the life of Little Berry Cooley from the death of his first wife Milly Ann Arrington, in Mississippi through his second marriage to Lovenia Arrington, Milly’s niece, and their lives in Texas and Louisiana until his death in 1903. It also deals with maternal research of my Cooley family.
Assumption of The Thorn
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,260. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
THE JORDAN SERIES blends action, romance, history and geography all into wonderful stories of religious diversity. Travel with JORDAN as he enjoys life, marries, travels across half the known world, suffers terribly, makes a fortune and settles down with a place of his own, simply to be torn apart by the demands of a lovely woman.
Expecting His Proposal: A Darcy and Elizabeth Short Story
Series: Darcy and Elizabeth Short Stories, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,080. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian, Fiction » Historical » Regency
In Book Two* of the Darcy and Elizabeth Short Story series, what if Darcy had not wounded Elizabeth's pride by insulting her at the Meryton assembly and had danced with her instead? What if Elizabeth was so agreeably engaged with thoughts of the master of Pemberley that by the time his visit to Kent was drawing to its end, she was indeed expecting his proposal? *Each book is standalone.
Nega. I racconti e i disegni dei prigionieri della Santa Inquisizione a Palermo
Price: Free! Words: 6,070. Language: Italian. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Una documentazione storica di grande valore e forza. Sette storie accompagnate da immagini, descrizioni, approfondimenti e audio per dar voce a disegni e scritte dolorose. Un viaggio unico e indimenticabile dentro un edificio maestoso e terribile. aggiorname Presentato in anteprima durante il Workshop: BookAlive. Biblioteche e libri: il Futuro fra Tecnica e Innovazione. Steri, 11 Novembre 2014
Daughter of the Earth
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,920. Language: American English. Published: November 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In the summer of 1856, 16 year old Korina Fischer's life changes when she witnesses the arrival of the US Camel Corp near her Texas farm. Discontent with the certainty of becoming a farmer's wife, the camels' arrival sets off a chain of events that change her life forever. When she & a friend are kidnapped, Korina learns the depth of her strength & how to survive the dangerous Texas frontier