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The Life and Times of Liam O'Donnell
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 149,970. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A year-by-year saga of the Irish-Catholic O'Donnells from 1919-1946, an era swiftly fading from memory. Told by hard-of-hearing Rory O'Donnell about life with his rascal brother Liam on the streets of industrial Northeast Philadelphia, and attending Catholic school during Prohibition, The Great Depression and WWII. Liam loses his life over the Sea of Japan.
Through Kestrel's Eyes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,520. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 1 review)
Through Kestrel’s Eyes, the sequel to Back From Chaos in the Earth’s Pendulum trilogy begins seventeen years later. The peace that followed the end of the Red Plague is shattered when the lords of Gharn and Leith are toppled by traitors, throwing the land into chaos
The Magic Mooncat
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 112,150. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
It is September 1941 and nine-year-old Hannah Flynn is about to leave her native Hull and become one of that illustrious number known as ‘them townies’. Standing at the station, with few possessions in the little case she is clutching, she is ready to leave that scarred city to experience life as an evacuee in rural Lincolnshire, an environment as far removed as any foreign country.
Culann, Celtic Warrior Monk
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Series: The Culann Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 70,920. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Exciting historical novel set in 7th century Ireland and Northern Britain. Life, love and loss of larger than life characters who lived in these troubled times.
Son of Venice, A Story of Marco Polo
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,500. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Son of Venice continues the story begun in Daughter of Xanadu, set in 13th century China. In that book, Emmajin, a fictional granddaughter of Khubilai Khan, met Marco Polo, who fascinated her with tales of romantic love. Son of Venice picks up the story as Emmajin and Marco Polo head west along the Silk Road. They face battles, intrigue, betrayal, and challenges to their unconventional love.
Wildcat Kitty and the Cyclone Kid
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,200. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012 by Monogram Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A band of wild west "good" outlaws known as the Wildcat Gang are led by unlikely leaders; a young girl and her grandpa. They are known as Wildcat Kitty and The Cyclone Kid. They ride thrilling trails of adventure throughout the west seeking justice and become legendary dime novel heroes.
The Restless Spirit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,550. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012 by Parkrow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
A story of love and redemption set in the Fenlands of Eastern England immediately following World War two.
Bonesetter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,610. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A "historical fiction" or prehistory account of a boy in a primitive society who learns to "set bones" for others who are injured. In the way of Jean Auel's heroine Ayla, he discovers other primitive technologies including snares and the smoking of meat. His mastery of these skills gradually elevates his position in his society from despised and downtrodden to respected and admired.
Jewelweed Station
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,370. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012 by Green Snake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
After Callie’s parents die in an accident near their plantation in Virginia, the 17-year-old returns home to find that she is a ward of her loathsome aunt and uncle. She plays the part of the fool until she can figure out how to save herself and her home. Can she outsmart her nefarious relatives and help escaping slaves or will one more family secret destroy everything Callie knows and loves?
Blood of the Scalphunter
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,660. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Lije Paterson, mountain man, finds a young man after Indians killed the trappers who hired him. Taking on McKagan, Lije begins teaching him the ways of the mountains and of trapping. Then McKagan takes to enjoying the killing of Indians and taking scalps, much to Paterson’s disgust. Paterson sends him packing, but it comes back to haunt him, bringing trouble and death - friend against friend.
Back From Chaos
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 112,530. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Klast, the loner, must save a maid, unmask a traitor, and make peace with his destiny; a most unlikely hero, chosen by Earth to restore Her Balance.
Moonlit Days and Nights
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 121,620. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Crime Writers of Canada winner for best first novel. Welcome to Toronto in the naughty eighteen nineties with its glorious opera houses, sumptuous brothels, underworld gangs, and drugs galore. Follow the adventure of Reginald Ravencroft - the rustic dreamer from Balls Falls as he heads off to Toronto on a mission of revenge involving burglaries, kidnapping, murder and a good deal of shopping.
Talan and King Doniert's Torc
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,000. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Talan, a cleric and medic in dark ages Cornwall is caught up in a war between a tribe from the East and the new monastery and town at Petrockstow (Bodmin). An historical novel that explores the early communities of the south west in a time of upheaval and change.
The Wicked One
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Series: The de Montforte Brothers, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,180. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
England, 1777: "The bluest of blood; the boldest of hearts; the de Montforte brothers will take your breath away." The powerful and manipulative Duke of Blackheath meets his match in a fiery and dangerous American woman bent on revenge in this spectacular conclusion to Danelle Harmon's critically acclaimed de Montforte Brothers series!
The Tunnel and the Cave
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Price: Free! Words: 112,430. Language: British English. Published: May 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
A number of mostly humorous short -stories but also some reflecting events of the beginning of the Third Millennium
Sea Smoke
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,310. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Captain Lanyon Penberthy, of Cornwall, England, is shipwrecked on a remote island off the coast of Maine. Severely injured and shifting in and out of consciousness, he is set adrift amid illusions and dreams. As the sea smoke that surrounds the island visually distorts it, so does his reality become distorted, dredging up the past, conjuring up the future, and confusing his rational mind.
Love Comes Blindly
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,870. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
If love isn’t blind to past indiscretions, can absence truly make the heart grow fonder? A Victorian romance with a touch of suspense.
A World within A World
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 190,920. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a fictional biography, which goes deep into the mind of Carl Jung, one of the founding fathers of psychology. It goes into his motivations, and what makes all of us human. Carl Jung turned his mind into a juggle of perceptions, expecting every human being to hunt for the kill, in hopes of finding the line between individuality and choice.
The Conspiracy to Assassinate Jesus Christ
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,110. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Jesus Christ is about to start a revolution—but it’s not the one he had in mind! Opposing forces in Judea, coerced by the most powerful man in the Roman Empire, attempt to maneuver Jesus as a pawn in a conspiracy to overthrow Rome’s second emperor, Tiberius. A new and original plot unfolds as the same biblical events are driven by new and plausible motivations of Pilate, Caiaphas and others.
Last Tales of Mercia 3: Elwyna the Exile
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Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 7,620. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
To obtain timber for Richard's castle, two Normans will cruelly take advantage of Elwyna's hidden home in the woods unless she finds a way to stop them. Set in the Dark Ages of Engla-lond, the "Last Tales of Mercia" are ten short stories featuring real historical figures and characters from the "Sons of Mercia" series. Though strongly connected to the series, they can be read independently.