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The Copper Shield
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,980. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
A 1779 discovery journey takes Captain Tristan Cárdenes, twenty-one soldiers, a friar, and eight horses, to the coast of British Columbia. Their charge: travel inland for forty days and determine occupation of indigenous peoples, their numbers, strengths and wealth, and claim the land for Spain. A shipwreck leaves Cárdenes, three men, and three horses stranded. Now they must find a way back home.
Anzac Spirit
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: Australian English. Published: January 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set in Gallipoli, ANZAC SPIRIT is about a sixteen year old boy, who went to war seeking adventure. What he found was the true horrors of war. It is also a story about mateship and the hardship faced by the diggers.
Imperator
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Series: Seven Sisters, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,860. Language: British English. Published: January 24, 2013 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The third and final book in the Seven Sisters trilogy. To avoid a painful execution, Crastus must take the purple, or die trying. As Emperor, with a job he didn't want he aquires a war he wanted even less. Faced with the daunting prospect of fighting at the Seven Sisters complex for one more time, Crastus has one more challenge. This time, it's personal! This time, they know he's coming!
Japanese Orchid
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,640. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013 by booksmango. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Can a successful and powerful entrepreneur with an impeccable reputation and moving in the highest circles of New York be born out of wedlock to a Japanese prostitute during the Second World War? Obviously someone thought it was possible and Tetsuyo Akinicho’s life spins into a sinister spiral of suspense and blackmail. “Your mother is not resting in peace. You should be ashamed of your ancestors.
The Kennaway Woman
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,260. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
As famine sweeps across Ireland, Nora O'Neal clings to hope that her lover in America will send for her. Devastated by news that he has married someone else, she turns to the Kennaway Scheme as her only hope of survival. The plan to send a shipload of destitute women to South Africa but Nora soon discovers a drawback. On arrival, the women are destined to marry German Legionnaires.
Hitler Stopped by Franco
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,330. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The amazing, untold story of how Generalísimo Francisco Franco, Caudillo of Spain, out-negotiated Adolf Hitler and aided the Allies in winning World War II.
Wild Bay
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Series: Port Hope Simpson Mysteries, Book 12 ยท Historical Fiction, Book 2. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 21,200. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
All is not as it seems to be!!! Wild Bay is a novel of historical fiction based on unique first-hand experience in Port Hope Simpson, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada that offers great lessons in how you can come to terms with something that really bothers you whilst simultaneously gaining great personal satisfaction and benefits along the way.
Reading Companion to Book 1 of The Seculary of a Wandering Jew
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Price: Free! Words: 41,330. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This is a Guide to Book 1 of The Seculary of a Wandering Jew. It facilitates the reading by providing a general timeline of the epoch and provides in-depth information on the Characters, Geographies and Nomenclatures of the period.
Topanga Pete and the Temple of Fire Book One
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Topanga and his trusted friend, Dutch, go from high in the Himalaya’s, to the jungles of South America in their pursuit of The Temple of Fire. With the dastardly Dr. Quaterie on their trail and the introduction of the femme fatale Elise, the due must find the temple while keeping the fact they have the Amulet of Fire a secret. This is a novelette length adventure.
Cleopatra's Heir
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,190. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Isis gave birth to a little girl. She started having visions. One of Isis' friends tries to help by taking her to someone that knows more about it. She is kidnapped & flown to another country only to have to find out she is the only living descendant of Cleopatra The Queen of the Nile. By finding out that she is, she is forced to protect the treasures of Cleopatra and they have to stay the way ...
Skullduggery
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,330. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
(4.00 from 1 review)
January, 1717 A solitary figure walks along the windswept beach of a deserted island. His only companions are 12 silent castaways, brutally murdered. As the man fights to come to terms with his situation, he realizes just how dire the circumstances are. So begins the adventure of Grayson Fallon and his quest for the truth.
Ikons
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Series: Ikons, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,740. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Russia is in turmoil. Her people have lost faith in their government, her economy is in ruins and her armed forces have suffered an embarrassing defeat. Ethnic and religious rivalries threaten to tear the country apart and world war looms on the horizon. The year is 1905.
Return to Rocky Gap
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,840. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Spanning from 1921 until present day, Return to Rocky Gap is the epic tale of a family torn apart by tragedy and brought back together by war, only to find that distance is sometimes the hardest obstacle to overcome.
Wessex Tales: "For Viviana's Wedding" (Story 16)
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Price: Free! Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Viviana de Eskelling was the last in the family line of the Norman Schelins. Her family had held Okeford for 200 years. A single woman (a woman sole) was disadvantaged in law. So around 1287 Viviana married Bartholomew Turberville, taking Okeford into the Turberville estates. (Thomas Hardy tweaked 'Turberville' into 'D'Urberville'.) In Okeford, villagers prepare for their lady’s wedding.
The Earl's Engagement (The Reluctant Grooms Series Volume V)
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Series: The Reluctant Grooms. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,820. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
When Lord Bailey decides to act as fake fiancé for a friend in trouble, falling in love with her was not part of the plan.
Our Sunset Wall of Remembrance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,040. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
A Grantaburgh Short ~ A Melancholy Tale. A duel bourn of class divide results in a man waking alone in The Wilderness. A bullet in his temple and prostrate atop the corpses of The Ferryman’s Pit, he recalls the fate that dragged him there.
For Evil to Prosper
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,630. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This here's the story of Jack Schidtt and how he come to be sheriff. Now, growing up with a name like that, Jack's learned a few things about what's worth fighting for. But he also expects good men to do the right thing, even if that takes some waiting. But how long is he supposed to wait? As things in town go from bad to worse, even the most patient of young men can grow tired of waiting.
The Kingdom Treasure
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,360. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Hank Evans has a story to tell. It’s been bangin’ on his insides trying to get out something fierce. It involves shipwrecks, airplanes, friendships, a cowgirl, and a bunch of faith. During dark winter nights when the cold air seeps through his windows and makes the fire jitter and pop, he reflects on past days, trying to make sense of it all. Hank's gonna tell you his story. Will you believe?
Thy Brother's Blood
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,960. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A divided nation is at war, neighbor fighting neighbor, brother killing brother. Two young men, one slave and one free, are lifelong friends and, unknown to them, half-brothers with a common father. The contrasting colors of their skins has put them on opposite sides of a bitter and bloody conflict. This is the epic story of these men, the women they love and of a people in turmoil.
War - 8000 Miles From Home
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,990. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
First Lieutenant Taylor and Sergeant First Class Stewart lead 2nd Platoon of the 147th Military Police Company from White Bluff, Tennessee during combat patrols in Baghdad, Iraq during the surge. Join them as they strengthen their bonds with each other through teamwork, adversity, and catastrophe.