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Ten Nobodies (And Their Somebodies)
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 81,880. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is a creative work of fiction consisting of ten chapters, each of which is a narrative by a "nobody" who worked for otherwise served a "somebody"--a famous or well-known person in history. The "somebodies" include Shakespeare, Anne Bonny, Davy Crockett, General Custer, Lewis Carroll, President Taft, Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas, Marilyn Monroe, Vince Lombardi, and Meyer Lansky.
One Love, Three Summers
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,110. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Father Rex is a priest involved in the communist movement. Because of Annabelle, he begins to question the ideology he has followed for years. This novel spurns and condemns a bloody revolution as a solution to the problems of society, and gives an unapologetic argument that compassion rather than the pursuit of power is the noblest of human aspirations.
A Woman of Consequence
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,310. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
"Once, I ruled this world . . ." Daphne knew what a trip back to Cumberland County could mean- her beloved Aunt Jane was ill enough to ensure a share of heartache. But a chance meeting with an old friend sparks memories that can no longer be pushed away. A friend lost, back before the great war that nearly tore the Union asunder- Daphne must face the truth. Join her on this amazing journey.
War Times
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
this book is great. it's about three brave men at war, and i have intruduced this book to a few people and they thought it was fantastic.Publishing a book was my only dream, and this book is as good as any other book you've ever read. when you read the first page of this book your never going to want to ever stop,because thats how good it is. i am sure that you will simply love this book.
The Doge and other stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,610. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"...If history was made by the victims / it would be / a time made by minutes / of incessant and springing up ants / yet one by an intent to be..." so the great poet Alfonso Gatto wrote. History is made by so many little men and gestures. In "The Doge and other stories" they are gathered some little gestures that have changed the course of the history, extraordinary stories seen in their humanity.
High Crimes and Miscreants
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Series: The Magnetron Chronicles, Volume 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
In this fourth volume of the Magnetron Chronicles series, Phineas Magnetron and the Hogalum Society find themselves the victims of a treacherous plot by the perfidious League of Miscreants. Framed, captured, jailed, and betrayed by one of their own, they must regain their freedom despite overwhelming evidence. In so doing, they solve a host of mysteries and set the stage for a pivotal battle.
Alexander's Lighthouse
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 133,930. Language: American English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
In 92 AD, Alexandria Egypt is the unchallenged pinnacle of Western intellectual achievement. A melting pot of Egyptians, Greeks, Jews, and Romans, the city frequently boils over into violence. A young engineer finds himself caught between the Romans and rebel forces as he helps invent the most powerful weapon in the world.
Simply Sammy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,250. Language: American English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Sammy Travis was born in a small town in W. Virginia. Lack of work forced him into the US Army in 1938, before WWII. The story is about his experiences from then through most of that war.
Sarah & Gerald
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Price: $3.98 USD. Words: 41,280. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In the years after the great war, life was golden and happy for those who had survived it. An entire generation of young men died so others could sit on a beach and splash in the water and have sandwiches on the sand. It was a golden time for American expatriates -- like Sarah and Gerald -- to be in Paris.
The Woodcutter
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,320. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.00 from 1 review)
In the winter of 1888, Dana Reynolds has no reason to believe in anything, until he runs afoul of Wovoka. Dana doesn't believe in Truth. Telling the truth was what lost him his job back at the Chronicle in San Francisco. In Nevada he's learning that Indian agents can be as crooked as politicians. Now he was supposed to report on that so-called Paiute prophet, Wovoka, the Woodcutter.
The Poison Lotus
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,050. Language: American English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In Ancient Japan, while a civil war rages between the royal houses of the Yamato Plains, a rebellion of united warlords threatens to engulf the entire island.
Last Tales of Mercia 10: Osbern the Son
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Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 10. Price: Free! Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The keep of the Norman castle is finally finished. But when Osbern cannot convince the Saxon Edric to attend the celebration, his own resentment surfaces. 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.
The Gospel of Reason
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,090. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
[On Sale] As Jesus walked amongst men to advance the Gospel, so does Arenos to advance an objective & secular standard of the Good. Through numerous interactions, Arenos meets individuals & experiences situations testing existing systems of thought & beliefs. From examining political & religious Goods, The Gospel of Reason looks at how some of those Goods are proper, how some are not & why.
For Sophia's Heart, A Novella
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 25,410. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
A penniless but pretty girl...a wealthy young man on his way to war--what could draw them into a marriage of convenience?
Mrs. O'Leary's Cow
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
Mrs. O’Leary had no idea that the lantern she carried out to the barn, that clear October night in 1871, would start the Great Chicago Fire.
The Eye of Mammut
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Price: Free! Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012 by Sabledrake Enterprises. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
As spirit man, Aruk has been called upon to use his gifts to solve many problems. With guidance from the ancestors and the spirit world he has great wisdom and gives good advice. But the first true crime his tribe has ever encountered will put him -- put them all -- to the test.
Nocturne
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,790. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Nocturne reveals a girl’s coming of age during 1888-89 in Georgetown, D.C. The remembrances of Amelia Prescott are heightened by a sharp wit and telling details that chronicle this year in her life. Abandoned by her parents, Amelia is saved from despair by the loving hand of her aunt. When that hand dies before her eyes, she struggles to prevail over her pain through the art of music.
Axis
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Hatched in Afghanistan, the 9/11 attack was carried out by al Qaeda’s Hamburg Cell, code-named Axis. CIA’s Hamburg station officers got wind of it and were almost able to foil it. Almost - but not quite. This short story, fictionalized for security and readability, relates the events. Contains Special Offer
The Silver Wheel
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 158,180. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
As the Romans threaten Britain, Sirona, a young Drui in training, seeks to use her visions to change the course of history. Aiding her are her fellow students, Bryn, who loves Sirona and wants to be a warrior rather than a Drui, and Cruthin, who is obsessed with seeking out the mysteries of the Otherworld. The story of the Celtic Britons, blending history, romance, magic and mysticism.
The Judas Alliance: Aegis Arises
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,440. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
(4.91 from 11 reviews)
What if the map of the world as you know it, was incomplete? What if a new country was discovered-a magic country? What if it was WWII, and this country allied itself with Hitler and joined him on his quest of world domination? What if Judas the Iscariot was key to a dark secret whose unraveling would call forth the biblical dragon, Leviathan? It was up to Lieutenant Wynne to discover the tru