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Allies: Anaconda
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Price: Free! Words: 50,940. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
(4.00 from 1 review)
This prequel to Allies: The Inquiry introduces American Phil Sambrook and Canadian Kurt Richter, two officers during the factual events of Operation ANACONDA: America’s first conventional battle against al-Qaeda and the Taliban in Afghanistan that came within a hairsbreadth of disaster. Allies: Anaconda tells the story of the crucible of fire that forged the bond that unites its main characters.
Betsy Ross: Accidental Spy
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 96,300. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
In Philadelphia 1776, Betsy Ross wonders what really happened the night of the munitions warehouse explosion that killed her husband John Ross. Was it an accident or was the warehouse fire intentionally set? Was someone attempting to steal the Patriot weapons and gunpowder stored there? When the authorities refuse to investigate the crime, Betsy vows to uncover the truth.
Legacy (Book One of the Ærndis Trilogy)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,140. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
A norn contravenes the will of The Fates and engineers the unsanctioned triumph of Swedish King Eric the Victorious at the Battle of Fýrisvellir. Cursed for her treachery, Ærndis is consigned to a series of mortal incarnations until her wrong can be righted. Ærndis’ legacy shapes the course of Scandinavia and Western Europe down through history – the history she must return in time to change.
Legends of Safed
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,410. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
legends and stories of safed originate in the two worlds of mysticism and reality.ancient mysticism remains an integral part of the character of this modern hilltop town. safed is the center of world jewish mysticism.this picturesque town described in words is also depicted in art of the famous artists of safed. legends of safed was a best seller in Israel. I taught and lived there for 20 years.
Tides of a Black Hope
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Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Amanabiefori’s dreams are shattered when he is captured and sold into slavery in America. He plans an escape back to his hometown, Africa, for his freedom and “Love” Igoni. His plan is jeopardized when Igoni sets foot in America in search of him. Does everything work out as she planned or are they trapped forever? What did she actually mean when she said she couldn’t live without him?
A Contemptible Affection
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,990. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
After Lord Dersingham spurned her last season, Iris Colburn promises to never allow him back into her heart. But upon her return from Paris, Iris finds it is more difficult than she expected to keep Lord Dersingham at arm's length.
Rise Above
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Price: Free! Words: 12,440. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A reclusive scholar, worn down by political demands of his new post as Archbishop, retires on his physician's orders to one of his country manors to convalesce. His illness, his disillusion with public life, and a new friend make a dangerous mixture...
Pemberley to Waterloo: Georgiana Darcy's Diary, Volume 2
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Series: Pride and Prejudice Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 78,980. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
(5.00 from 1 review)
Georgiana Darcy and Edward Fitzwilliam want only to be together. But Edward is once more called away to fight. To be with the man she loves, Georgiana makes the perilous journey to Brussels in time to witness the historic downfall of Napoleon at Waterloo. When Edward is gravely injured in the battle, she will need more courage than she ever knew she had to fight for their future together.
Wolf Hunt
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Caolan, has a dream about his friend being killed by a wolf and he wonders if it is just a dream or a vision of the future. As signs of a rogue wolf begin appearing in the village, he start to fear that his dreams will come true and he could lose his best friend and foster brother.
Blossoms and Bayonets: A Story of Love, Faith and Courage under Japanese Occupation
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 118,230. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Based on a true story, Blossoms & Bayonets is suffused with the tense atmosphere of World War II in the Pacific. The story lends an eyewitness perspective to events as they unfold for one family in Korea, revealing an era of nuance and complexity. The result is a work that speaks volumes about the power of faith.
Lady of the Ascendant
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Price: $2.39 USD. Words: 155,460. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
In a time of bloody revolution a woman betrayed holds a deadly secret. Sarah Astbury is unjustly accused of her unfaithful husband Matthias’s murder. To escape hanging she must prove who really killed him. In desperation she turns to the divinatory art of astrology, said to be able to answer ‘all manner of questions.’ Surrounded by powerful and dangerous enemies, will Sarah find a way to survive?
Avalon's Gate
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 85,080. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Fact: in 1866, a set of documents was placed in the library of St. George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle. They are still there and are known to contain a secret about the lineage of the current royal family. In 1913 a young man returns to England from America and discovers he is the rightful heir to King Arthur’s crown but an establishment conspiracy frames him for the murder of his cousins.
Leonardo: To Mantua and Beyond
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Series: The Travels of da Vinci, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,900. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
The year is 1499. The French are invading Milan and the Duke is going into hiding. What will Leonardo da Vinci do? Will he heed the advice of his good friend Luca Pacioli and flee the city also? Or will he stay and try to live in the same city with the likes of Cesare Borgia? And once he has decided to leave, can he really bring himself to go to Mantua, and be at the mercies of Isabella d'Este?
Paradise Lost
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Price: Free! Words: 112,830. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A new family saga from Karen Mason. All her adult life, Evie Wallis has held the secret that she is the true heir to Barnham House, the stately home nicknamed 'Paradise' because of its beauty. When she finally gets the chance to visit the house, a chain of events occur that make her question if her inheritance is what she really wants.
Love in the A Shau
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 155,920. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
Blue collar charity case Daniel faces certain failure at an elite men's college and waning attention from his new wealthy girlfriend Colleen. Daniel volunteers for the army and struggles to get out of South Vietnam's A Shau Valley alive while Colleen loses respect for her silver spoon. Daniel and Colleen fight society's prejudices to find themselves and more in the turbulent culture of the 1960s.
My Flag My Country 'The Ishmael Day Story'
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,610. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
During the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, comes a story of true patriotism. Based on a real patriot, Ishmael Day. Follow his life from his exciting youth until, as an old man, he takes on the Confederate Cavalry and lives to tell about it. A professor who reviews books for Clemson University considers this a must read.
My Flag My Country 'The Ishmael Day Story'
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,610. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
During the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, comes a story of true patriotism. Based on a real patriot, Ishmael Day. Follow his life from his exciting youth until, as an old man, he takes on the Confederate Cavalry and lives to tell about it. A professor who reviews books for Clemson University considers this a must read.
Герой должен быть один
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 151,550. Language: Russian. Published: October 13, 2012 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Миф о подвигах Геракла известен всем. Но не все знают, что на юном Геракле пересеклись интересы Олимпийской Семьи, свергнутых в Тартар титанов, а также многих людей — в результате чего будущий герой и его брат Ификл с детства стали заложниками чужих интриг. И никтоне знает о смертельно опасной тайне, которую хранит Амфитрион - земной отец Геракла.
In Hospital and Camp
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This historical romance is set against the backdrop of carnage during the American Civil War. Any woman who wanted to nurse soldiers on battlefields faced severe criticism. Officials said women would faint at gory sights. The prospect of women caring for men outside of their immediate families shocked Victorian society. Only women with unshakable convictions managed to serve.
Matrimonio Di Mezzanotte: Un Romanzo Storico Georgiano
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Series: Della Saga Della Famiglia Roxton, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,980. Language: Italian. Published: October 12, 2012 by Sprigleaf. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(3.00 from 1 review)
Ambientato nel mondo opulento dell’aristocrazia del diciottesimo secolo e ispirato a eventi reali, Matrimonio di Mezzanotte è il secondo libro, che si può leggere indipendentemente dagli altri, dell’apprezzata saga della famiglia Roxton.