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Not Our Blood
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In 1750, hundreds of children go missing and peasants exact their own justice. Their rage fuels the coming uprising. Just one of the many short stories leading up to the French Revolution.
What every woman wants
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 33,450. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Mildred Lindsay wrote this novel between 1919 and 1921. The tale describes the lives of a section of south English society recovering from the ravages of war. She drew on her own experiences as her husband John Seymour Lindsay DCM was sixteen months in the front line trenches, and wounded at Ypres. The story revolves around familiarity with a country parsonage in Devon and life in a London flat.
Mameluke
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,990. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Following the death of his parents Amin decides to leave his familiar world in search of a new life. But as the First World War reaches its height, fate carries him farther from home than he ever imagined. After being betrayed Amin becomes embroiled in the politics and chaos of the collapsing Ottoman Empire. Forced to serve his political masters Amin holds on to the hope of one day returning home.
Works Out
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,380. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013 by Cynthia Meyers-Hanson. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
While the rest of the world unknowingly sat on the threshold of home computers and the Internet, I helped build some of that telecommunications infrastructure. That career choice rebuilt me including my frame of mind. In college, eventually and naively, I majored in software, computer programming. In that technology, the guys weren’t totally ready for me to ‘break the ceiling.’
If Rain Drops Fall...
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
This book is about Daniel and Alisia's journey to find each other after they were separated when they were set free when their Semlin camp in Germany shut down for good.
If Rain Drops Fall...
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
This book is about Daniel and Alisia's journey to find each other after they were separated when they were set free when their Semlin camp in Germany shut down for good.
Tristan and Iseult
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,600. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
A bloody duel changes Iseult's course, and she finds herself stranded on the coast of Kernow bringing with her the possibility of peace. But when she loses her heart to one man and marries another, her future and that of Briton flutters grey. Three people and a hope that will never fade, this is a story of promise; the legend of love.
The Messenger
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Price: Free! Words: 23,670. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
In the time between lifetimes, a familiar message made it's way to my ear. The need to know if this was the work of my father's hand goaded me to leave the safety of my hiding place. My burning desire to thwart my father's will compelled me to come and hear The Messenger. I never should have taken his bait.
The House on the Beach
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,890. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
'The House on the Beach' is set in Spain in the 50s and 60s when the country was ruled by the dictator, Franco and the Church. It is the story of Rocio and Inma, who meet as children and become close friends. Their differences in social class do not matter at first but when Inma becomes pregnant, things take a sinister turn and her actions have a devastating affect on Rocio and her family.
Book of Curses
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Series: The Montmoors, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
The new heir of Montmoor Hall, Druid Montmoor, finds himself surrounded by darkness and mystery. His grandmother leaves him a missive that raises questions about the house and his ancestors, but the dead are the least of his concerns. With the ominous discovery of a book of spells written by his ancestor, Druid's uneasiness grows. Could the Hall be evil--or cursed?
Jade
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,940. Language: Australian English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Jade remembers her childhood days in Singapore during the 1960s. The third daughter in a family of eight girls, she tells of the difficulties faced by her Ma as she struggles to bring up her girls. Jade's anecdotes of life in her primary school compels us to empathize with her fear and rejection, and rejoice with her achievements. The book concludes with a narrative of a mother's sacrificial love.
Sluicebox Series Volume 1 Issue 1
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
The Sluicebox Series is a collection of interesting facts and entertaining fiction about the Fraser River Gold Rush and the Cariboo Gold Rush of the 1800s in British Columbia. Read how Francis Jones Barnard’s express company grew from just a two-horse wagon to a fleet of stagecoaches. Issue one includes BX Holdup,a mystery about a stagecoach robbery during the summer of 1865.
Racing With The Rain
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,160. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American
Can one outrun the rain? Guyanese born Carl Dias receives news of his father augusto dying in Guyana. Back in Guiana, Carl belonged to the leftwing ruling party. His father, a businessman was in the Conservative party. Returning will reignite memories of the collapse of the political and social fabric of the colony, stoked by the Kennedy administration pressuring the Brits to oust the government.
I Stopped Time
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,420. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
“Can you think of a really good memory? Perhaps you can see it when you close your eyes. Now, imagine you can take it out and look at it whenever you want to!” Turn of the century Brighton. A spark is ignited when wide-eyed Lottie Pye enters Mr Parker’s photographic studio and discovers the new medium that will shape her life.
Huntsville: A Story of Post Civil War Texas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,590. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Huntsville, Texas, 1874: Jacob Magruder, a former Texas Ranger, receives a pardon from his prison sentence. Soon he meets a beautiful widow whose husband has just been robbed and killed by highwaymen. Magruder vows to catch the killers and recover the lady's money. And this adventure leads to romance.
Kiss of Deciet, Winds of Betrayal Book Three
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Series: Winds of Betrayal, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,510. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The tides of war have shifted. When all eyes turn south, Doctor Jonathan Corbett finds himself once more thrust into the war’s turmoil. Rebekah Morse has no time to contemplate the exploding war around her. Caught up as a pawn in a deadly conspiracy, she finds her only hope lies with her old friend, but things have changed since they last saw each other.
The Cry For Freedom, Winds of Betrayal Book One
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Series: Winds of Betrayal, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 53,840. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
New Revised Edition! A rousing family saga for the fight for America's independence. Tension against the crown is mounting. The rebellion burns strong in the hearts of two siblings, Jonathan and Hannah Corbett—Hannah finds herself thrust in the middle of a conspiracy. Jonathan is torn between duty and family. The siblings soon discover there is a high price to be paid for the cry for freedom.
The Dove, The Dragon & The Flame
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,660. Language: British English. Published: May 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
In every fairytale there's a heroine, a bad guy who makes her life a misery and one who comes to her rescue. Tradition dictates them as literary myths of afflicted love where good always triumphs over evil. This story isn't any old fairytale, but a modern one with a twist. One in which possession is nine tenths of the story.
The Day They Got Lance Burns
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013 by Cane Hollow Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
“Sheriff Dan Roberts was the finest man I've ever known, and it's a shame he had to face up to a seasoned man-killer like Lance Burns. Sheriff Roberts wasn't the wild-eyed killer type, you see…” A short story by Peacemaker and Spur Award winner Troy D. Smith
Mister Maitlin
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013 by Cane Hollow Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
What do you do when an entire town mistakes you for the notorious gunfighter Joe Maitlin? If you’re the hero of this western noir tale, you live it up while it lasts… A short story by Peacemaker and Spur Award winner Troy D. Smith