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Trouble Comes to Sorrow (Sorrow #2)
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Series: The Sheriff of Sorrow, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,320. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012 by MindWingsAudio. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The jury in Sorrow has found Junior Collins guilty of murder. Aggie St. Pierre says he’s not the killer. When Cal Haskell, the sheriff of Sorrow, asks for proof, she responds with ‘a gut feeling.’ Cal agrees to take a closer look. He was warned about some of the men in town, hungry for a hanging and possibly taking the law into their own hands. Did the jury get it wrong?
As Though Everything Depended On Me
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 103,670. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
Journalists, if they are honest and capable, are among the strongest guardians of democracy. No tyranny can tolerate them, no democracy can function without them. For this reason they are among the most endangered people on our planet. In the tumultuous period of German history between the World Wars a brave journalist, had to oppose all forms of chauvinism, especially the rising tide of Nazism.
Old Friends
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012 by Knotted Road Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Wei Fu not only loves the law, he respects it, which is more than those lazy students of his do. When one of his students shows an interest, Wei Fu befriends him, answers his questions. Too many of his questions. Until Wei Fu finds himself contemplating breaking the law himself, unless an old, true friend steps in to help. This short story is set in Tang dynasty China.
Cap'n Pete's Diary
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Series: Pilgrim's Paws, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Cap'n Pete's Diary is a follow up to the story, "A Cat's Tale", which tells of the Mayflower voyage. It describes the Pilgrims' exploration of the Cape Cod area and the establishment of the Massachusetts Bay Colony in the winter of 1620-21.
Untold Rage
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,230. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
When Lucy Courtney learns a dark secret about her grandmother's past she sets out to find the truth. Crisscrossing county Clare Ireland for clues and people who knew her nana, she triggers a chain of events that will unearth buried stories and shed light on present dramas bringing them both together in a cascading and tragic clash. A dark thriller where long past events affect contemporary lives.
Orphan of the Olive Tree
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,870. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Two families bound by a blood oath. A dreadful curse and the casting of the evil eye that will shatter lives, And the dark family secret one woman will risk everything to keep buried.
Manisses
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,440. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Manisses is a rollicking adventure told through a thousand years of history, where you'll meet a brave native maiden, a demure pirate, Prohibition rum-runners, a vengeful witch and many others -- all connected through time by an inconspicuous pile of rocks.
Scythian Trilogy Book 1: Lion of Scythia
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Series: Scythian Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,450. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Alexander the Great has conquered the Persian Empire and is marching eastward to India. In his wake he leaves small groups of soldiers to govern great tracts of land and diverse peoples. Nikometros is a young cavalry captain left behind in the lands of the fierce nomadic Scythian horsemen. Captured after an ambush, he must fight for his life and the lives of his surviving men.
Одиссей (дилогия)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 199,550. Language: Russian. Published: October 28, 2012 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Я, Одиссей, сын Лаэрта-Садовника и Антиклеи, лучшей из матерей. Одиссей, внук Автолика Гермесида, по сей день щедро осыпанного хвалой и хулой, и Аркесия-островитянина, забытого едва ли не сразу после его смерти...
Fabia, Vestal Virgin
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,470. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In 73 BC, the decision to start a relationship leads Fabia, the most beautiful and sweetest of the Vestal Virgins, to a high risk. She is accused of having broken her vows of chastity and if she is found guilty, the sentence will be a cruel death. No matter what would be the truth or the outcome of the trial, the sacred fire of Vesta will continue burning with its eternal flame.
Pretty Polly
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Griswold Bear--a.k.a. Grizzly (or Grisly, depending on who's talking) Bear--a vicious outlaw, enters the town of Wicket with the intention of terrorizing the inhabitants and filling his saddlebags with money and whiskey. However, his plans take a sharp turn into unexpected territory when he meets the Sheriff of Wicket, who offers the marauder a deal.
This Old Bill
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,220. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
The life of Buffalo Bill Cody was as epic and exciting as the story of the West itself. Cowboy, Pony Express rider, Indian fighter, Union soldier, scout for General George Custer, slayer of Tall Bull and Yellow Hand—he saved Wild Bill Hickok's life, and beat the paths that made way for the railroad and the nation in America's rugged frontier.
The Golden Witch of Mahone Bay
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,100. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Eleanor Merryweather, an immortal witch, is drawn to an isolated island in coastal Nova Scotia. Troubled by events in her past, she becomes obsessed with Oak Island, its hidden treasure and the many mysterious, dark secrets concealed there.
The Only Genuine Jones
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,110. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Two climbers. One victor. In the visionary climbing community of late 19th century Britain, two rivals clash on and off the crags. No mountain is too hard to climb--no price too high to pay.
The Pursuit
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,910. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In the autumn of 1764, a young Scottish mercenary homecoming to the Highlands of Scotland, encounters two soldiers about to murder a priest. He intervenes but a soldier is shot. A sergeant is sent to arrest those responsible and the pursuit begins. During the chase, the real reason for each being in the glen is revealed and their lives begin to unravel, ending in tragedy.
Marius' Mules IV: Conspiracy of Eagles
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Series: Marius' Mules, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 165,440. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
55BC and Caesar's army gathers in the north of Gaul, preparing to drive invading Germanic peoples from Gaul and to traverse the dangerous northern ocean bringing punishment to the tribes of Britannia for their assistance of Gaulish rebels.
Love Thyself Last
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Price: Free! Words: 58,740. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Southern England: An ancient carving in an even more ancient oak. A carving with a history of the gravest betrayal and the highest conceivable price of redemption.
Emma's Dilemma
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,880. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
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Horrors! Emma's favorite Gothic novel is coming true but reality is not as fun as fiction. The only man she's ever loved is home from war, but he's changed in a terrifying way. Emma must decide if she can love a creature of darkness, or reveal his secret and lose him forever.
Miss Eliza's Gentleman Caller
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,830. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
MISS ELIZA’S GENTLEMAN CALLER is a Regency romance novel set in London just after Waterloo. Young and innocent, Miss Eliza Foxburn is genuinely alarmed to discover that her widower father, Sir Richard, is courting a young lady whose father is in trade! Worse yet, the chit is only nineteen, just one year older than Eliza! The tendre is making her father look like an old fool, at least to Eliza.
The First Black Tycoon
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 43,500. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012 by Merrimack Media. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The First Black Tycoon chronicles the life of Tyronius, a 19 year old Georgia slave, from 1858 to 1868, who makes an unplanned but necessary escape to save his life. Due to the unstable conditions in the South, including the advent of civil war, he is forced to hide out in plain sight in a neighboring state.