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Парадокс параллельных прямых. Книга 2
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 49,010. Language: Russian. Published: October 13, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
1945 год. Доре приезжает за Этьеной в деревню и узнает, что после болезни она потеряла память. Утром он собирается увезти её в Париж, а вечером… Вечером их пытается убить неизвестное существо. Покушение не удается, но, благодаря ему, девушка приходит в себя. Спасаясь от неизвестного убийцы, она проводит Доре в капсулу времени. Теперь выясняется, что она - хронолог-разведчик из далекого будущего.
The Bastard of Glastonbury
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,810. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Thirty years before Henry VIII destroyed all of the English monasteries, the wealthiest religious community in the country is under attack from a greedy Italian Cardinal and a Spanish assassin charged with eliminating one of the young monks whose very existence threatens to undermine the fragile alliance between England and Spain.
Fool School
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Price: Free! Words: 93,840. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Traveling to jesting school in Bath, England, fourteen-year-old Tom stumbles onto one of the great secrets of history. Malcolm's hair is red as coals, his eyes are green as glass, and he, too, waits to cross the Channel. They go together. The future awaits them.
The French Detective (Jacques Dugas New Orleans Mysteries)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,570. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
This is New Orleans, 1900. A little Sicilian-American boy is kidnapped. There are no leads and no one wants to talk with the police. NOPD Det. Jacques Dugas assembles detectives, street cops, friendly Italians and a strikingly-pretty woman, part Corsican, part English, who happens to be an expert linguist. Pitted against a crime boss known as il Maiale (the Hog) and a terrifying henchman.
L'homme Theroux
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,930. Language: American English. Published: October 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
When a trade negotiation at the Theroux family trading post turns deadly, young Thomas is forced into a role for which he is not ready. With the help of his uncle, the Métis youngster must venture through the frontier wilderness of the Saskatchewan territory to the only slightly more civilized Cumberland House to complete his father’s work and return home to take his place as head of the family.
Goddess of Alexandria (Alexandrian Saga #7)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,910. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The oldest mystery of the ancient world—one sought by kings and scholars alike—remains the secret of immortality. Goddess is the epic conclusion to the Alexandrian Saga.
The Divided Knowledge of Atlantis Bundle: New Atlantis Time Travel Romance Books 10 - 13
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 238,600. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Time travel
What if your soul-mate could only be found in the far distant past and only fate can lead you to them? Award winning author, Nhys Glover, takes her New Atlantean time-travelers in a whole new direction in Book 10 to 13 of the series. Each of the four novels included in this bundle is a stand-alone romantic adventure, but together they form an exciting quest unlike any undertaken before.
Loving Lucianna: A Hearts in Autumn Romance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,540. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Lucianna thinks herself too old to love again until Sir Balduin persuades her otherwise. But Lucianna’s brother appears without warning, threatening to revive a secret that will destroy Lucianna’s second chance at love. "Loving Lucianna" is a the first in my “Hearts in Autumn” medieval romance series. Because you're never too old to fall in love!
Book 11- Streets Paved with Gold
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Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The year is 1879 at the outbreak of the British-Zulu war. Lord Chelmsford leads his troops across the Natal border into Zulu territory. After a small skirmish, the troops are hugely over-confident, expecting the enemy to run away at the first encounter. The Zulus, however, have other ideas. We follow the story of a young Welsh trooper more interested in entomology than in fighting.
Child of God
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014 by Don't Care Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
In the dark days of the middle ages the inquisitors reign of terror spread fear, blood, and death across Europe. Simultaneously a deadly plague decimated the population. In the midst of this dark and terrible time one man finds his true love. Inquisitor Quint violates his oath to wed a woman and father a son. A story of man challenging his church by facing the ultimate test of courage and loyalty
Henry’s Fork
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,020. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The death of his new partner, Zeke, in the raging floodwaters of the River Platte threw young, inexperienced Henry Scott into the trapping business. Yarns of the success of Bridger and of the seasoned trappers of the rendezvous wetted his appetite for a trading post of his own. Desperate battles with coup-hungry Indians and bandit trappers made his dream seem insurmountable.
Daughter of The Sun
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 206,360. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Many queens have governed Egypt as pharaohs, but only Hatchepsut seized the crown as king. With support from her confidant and lover, Senenmut, she overcame many challenges. But betrayal, loss and tragedy were constant companions. Her greatest fear was that her name would be forgotten: the final death. Daughter of the Sun, a fictional account of this remarkable woman, assures her name lives on.
Valide Bedelaars
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,840. Language: Dutch. Published: October 10, 2014 by Marlies Vaz Nunes. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Gerrit is een goed en eerlijk vakman van rond de vijfenveertig en vader van vijf kinderen, als hij begin jaren 1930 werkloos wordt. 'Valide bedelaars' beschrijft hoe hij zich door deze moeilijke tijd heen worstelt. De lezer is getuige van de ellende en armoede waarin hij en zijn gezin moeten leven en van zijn gevoelens van onmacht, vernedering en eenzaamheid.
Gabrielle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,230. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014 by B T Coll. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
In 1876 a baby girl is born to her 14 year old mother in a London slum The baby is taken away and Patricia is sent to a Magdalene Laundry, to atone for the sin of having a bastard child. On leaving the laundry at the age of 17 years, Patricia starts work in Lord and Lady Salisbury's London residence. Will she ever discover what happened to her daughter? Will she ever find peace?
The Merry Marquis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,440. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
It is only at the pianoforte with beautiful music flowing from her fingertips that Teresa Seton is happy. New to English society, she feels awkward and unsure of herself. Only the attentions of her handsome neighbor can convince her that she is where she belongs—a stolen kiss proves that he means what he says. But the kiss is witnessed and the pair are forced to marry for propriety’s sake.
Sons of the Sphinx
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 35,870. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
2014 Literary Classics Silver Medal Winner. Armed with what she considers her grandmother’s curse, 15-year-old Rosa agrees to help the ghost of King Tut find his lost queen Hesena. Though Hesena’s ba inhabits part of Rosa, finding the whole spirit of Hesena so that she and Tut can be together for the first time in over 3500 years proves to be a harder task than Rosa first thinks.
The Daguerreotype
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,270. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A disillusioned Professor Inman comes across an 1847 daguerreotype of a famous hotel in Saratoga Springs, NY. He discovers the fragile image is an unexpected portal into the past, into a time he finds increasingly mesmerizing and seductive.
Dark September
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,010. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When Germany invades mainland Britain, Irishman Danny O’Shea must get his son, Adam, to neutral Ireland. They witness an attack on a German convoy carrying the blueprints for a new weapon, and when Danny goes to the aid of a dying woman, both the Germans and the insurgents believe she’s told Danny where the blueprints are. He's catapulted into a world of betrayal and brutal double-cross.
Lock Ready: A Canawlers Novel
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 87,760. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Even as the Civil War winds down, there is still danger on the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal for those who work upon the waterway. The Fitzgerald family faces their greatest threat as a group of Confederate saboteurs plots to destroy the canal. In the past, the Fitzgerald family could have faced the dangers, but they are separated and dealing with their personal problems.
Centurion: From Glory to Glory
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,180. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Gaius spent a lifetime fighting for the glory of Rome, and what he was taught as a child was tarnished by the harsh reality of life. Through the loss of love and friends Gaius hardened his heart and became the consummate Roman Soldier seeking nothing but the honor of his name.