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One Came Home
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,530. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Four southern plantation owners, drinking whiskey and playing poker, realize that the Civil War is close to over and the South is losing. They all agree that they want to do something to cause the North as much suffering and pain as they can. They come up with an idea---sharp-shooting snipers.
Drowned Murmurs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,210. Language: British English. Published: August 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A heart wrenching mystery recounting the married life of Catherine, an isolated woman from the early 20th century, burdened by an indifferent husband, child deaths, accusations, disbelieving family, only supported by Amelia her modern thinking sister.Eventually culminating in tragedy. a century onwards Michaela becomes absorbed in unearthing facts of Catherine's demise and proving her innocence.
Between Times: A Testament To Love
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,900. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Many people set out to explore their family tree but nobody expects themselves to occupy more than one position in the various relationships. Between Times is a tale of Kate who sets out on her quest to find out about her forebears but unexpectedly finds that she becomes a central figure in their lives and is involved in the strange way in which the family tree continues to expand.
The Hollow Tree Mystery
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Price: Free! Words: 7,060. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
US Marshal, Garren Rader, receives an urgent plea to help with an unresolved murder in Valley County, Nebraska. His journey to the frontier uncovers a family in need of encouragement, and a community in need of justice.
Football, Democracy & Darwin
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Price: Free! Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Democracy, in this illustration, and in truth stands not as a form of government 'by for and of the people' rather a Plutocracy of wealth and power, defined along racial lines and furthering the interests of the citizenry only as happenstance as may benefit the long term interests of the ruling elite.
Dance With A Gunfighter
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,920. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
***Best Seller in Western Fiction (e-book edition)*** Willa Cather Literary Award Finalist Gabriella Devere grows up quickly when she witnesses the murder of her family by a gang of outlaws. When the law won't help her, she takes matters into her own hands. But the price of vengeance is high and Gabriella's willingness to sacrifice all leads to the book's deadly and startling conclusion
The Nightingale Cipher
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 105,570. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
London, October 1752. In the greatest city on Earth a campaign of terror has begun.
Land Sharks: Sage Adair Historical Mystery
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,870. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Two union organizers have disappeared and so Sage Adair begins a desperate search that takes him into the musty blackness of Portland’s underground to confront mercenary shanghaiers, the pain of lost friendship, and his own fears.
There Is Life After Death
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Series: The Rockford Life Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,980. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The war is finally over. The Rockford family is ready to move on and enjoy their newfound happiness, but several of the young men struggle to adjust to their new lives. And despite the relief brought by war’s end, a series of tragedies strike Dan Rockford’s family, claiming a life in the process.
The Healing Seed
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Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 60,070. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The Healing Seed is a historical novel written by Kevin Hansen that combines history, humor and romance as it travels through the beautiful English and Scottish landscapes. Jonah is on vacation looking for a treasure with the help of a beautiful Italian, Gabriela, but along the way discovers the greatest treasure of all; himself.
Life Amidst Ruin
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Series: The Rockford Life Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,690. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Jake Rockford returns to Virginia so his children can meet their mother’s family only to be greeted by the War Between the States. The war will touch the lives of everyone he cares about, even his brother’s family back in Oregon.
Loyal Valley: Assassination
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Series: Loyal Valley, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,100. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
In December of 1869, Maj. Clint Donovan, formerly of the Union's First Texas Cavalry, is asked to help military intelligence stop a plot to assassinate Governor-elect E. J. Davis—and then learns that the same conspirators murdered his parents and brother during the war. Can a blind engineer find the solution in a failed experiment before disaster strikes the Donovans again?
Till Debt Do Us Part
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 27,700. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
'Till Debt Do Us Part' explores the psychological and societal origins of Capitalism tracing its passage from an Agrarian society with a patriarchal structure caring for extended family from which arose the 'rule of law' through the replacement of Commonwealth by Corporate Wealth and the decline of family structure. Without the moral structure arising from of a direct relationship to a core family
A New Place in Life
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Series: The Rockford Life Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,950. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
After spending seven years in the West, not much intimidates Dan Rockford. But guiding a wagon party full of woefully unprepared families on the Oregon Trail proves no easy task. The young guide clashes with the wealthy Southern gentlemen organizing the trip while looking out for his brother’s family and contending with his feelings for his boss’ daughter.
Yesterday Once More
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Series: Once More Series, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,580. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013 by Tirgearr Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
A collection of historical short stories Table for Two (1537) Run Crimson (1587) The Second Ark (1646) The Loblolly Boy (1805) Diary of Dr Arthur Southwick (1881) Southpaw (1939) Jubilee Jones ( 1939) The Dome is Square and Made of Jelly (1880 – 2000)
Divine Discovery
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Series: Settlers of South Park, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,550. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Western
Along with the settling of the South Park Basin, comes the need to build the necessary structures on the individual homesteads. But when Becky falls deathly ill, things look bleak for her and her intended, Seth Clarkson. Life in the South Park Basin gets even further complicated when the bank in Fairplay is robbed and the identities of the robbers are known to at least one of the Clarksons
A Magpie Mourning
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,850. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Portraying Sussex life at the end of the nineteenth century, this is a story of conflicts within a family, of injustice, misunderstandings and hidden passions, distrust and disappointments, and how that family is perceived by the villagers based on half truths and gossip.
The Bell Witch
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,910. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(5.00 from 1 review)
A historical horror novel/ghost story based on what is perhaps the most well-documented poltergeist case to occur in the United States. The Bell Witch is, at once, a historical novel, a ghost story, a horror story and a love story all rolled into one. “An outstanding read by one of my favorite horror writers of all time.” ~ Rhiannon Elizabeth Irons, TrulyDisturbing.com
Storyteller
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
A haunted busker weaves his way through grief. Short story.
Fancy Vol 6: Virginia City
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Series: Fancy, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,190. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Leaving the railroad, Fancy moves to Virginia City to take on the Comstock Lode. After she builds a hotel, restaurant and saloon, she decides to invite her banker friend Bob Gentry to join her in building a bank. Finally, she discovers she herself has been standing in the way of her own happiness. She realizes all of a sudden that she is in love with Gentry and has been for a long time.