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The New Adventures of the Whirlwind
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,080. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Johnston McCulley, the author responsible for Zorro, also created the mysterious avenger known as The Whirlwind. A young man leaves behind a life of wealth and privilege in Spain and journeys to california. He builds a new life with a new name, Pedro Garzos. As he settles into his new home, the man known as Pedro discovers tyrant, bandits, and other dangers that threaten the weak and powerless!
The Peking Incident
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 395,510. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In late 1950, America faces disaster in Korea. MacArthur is furious and wants to extend the conflict. He approves a secret effort to divert five atom bombs, intended for a Pacific test, into the theater, to break the Chinese juggernaut. Army investigator Lyle Kitchens discovers the plot. Only Kitchens can stop it…time is running out, world war looms and his greatest adversary isn’t China.
A Tender Embrace
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Series: Tales from Harrhein, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014 by MyVoice Publishing Ltd. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
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Pat is fishing in the South Seas with his new girlfriend, and is unhappy when she wants to use him as bait. A story from the voyage of the Queen Rose, the first carrack to be built in Harrhein.
Mail Order Bride: Westward Fortune (Montana Mail Order Brides: Book 5)
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Series: Montana Mail Order Brides, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,640. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014 by Gold Crown Publishers. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
** A clean historical cowboy romance novel ** Lacey Reagan is an abused woman who escapes her violent father by answering a mail-order-bride advertisement. Joe Dwyer is the gallant playboy who rescues her.Their marriage is simply an arrangement—or is it? A romance begins, but tragedy strikes and they have to decide if it will stay just business or if they can find true happiness together.
Dayraven:Beowulf~Hygelac's Raid
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,310. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Summer 523AD An immense ship army under the command of Hygelac, King of Geatland has fallen on the northern provinces of the Frisian Kingdom. Into this whirlwind the paths of three heroes converge until they meet on the bloody battlefield before the town of Dorestada. Only the gods can know which, if any, will survive the clash. Dayraven is a final novella following the Sword of Woden trilogy.
Runaway Train (The Dominion Fall Series Book 4)
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 110,090. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014 by Secret Cravings Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Jane Spencer and Cole Mitchell are up to their eyeballs in chaos and denial. The Hangman’s Inn is facing trouble, and after a year of peace, they’re forced to face their own feelings about their future.
Destiny of Kings
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,310. Language: Australian English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
An historical fantasy based in ancient Israel. The King's General Martinez is fighting a war he does not believe in, for a King who is going mad; bewitched by dark magic. The old Seer has shared his prophecy with the Priestess Francesca who seeks to aid the cause, yet is loosing her faith in the process. The little Holy man has been called by the Universe to restore order and balance.
Superficial Sacrifices
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
In this offbeat satire, a high priest living in ancient Egypt’s Golden Age reluctantly comes to grips with the distracting elements of modern life and its impact on religious devotion during the grand exposition of his kingdom’s most sacred holiday.
Godefroy le Cruel
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 28,520. Language: French. Published: August 24, 2014 by Editions Dedicaces. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Il s'agit d'une histoire entièrement fictive, mais écrite dans un cadre historique réel (le haut Moyen-Age). En 1189, Godefroy de Lanicey, chef d'un fief bourguignon, s'embarque pour la troisième Croisade au Moyen-Orient, laissant son épouse et ses deux enfants.
The Ferryman's Fee
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,500. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Firemen discover a man’s body and a valuable stamp collection after a fire in a mobile home park on Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. While philatelic experts try to understand how a trailer park resident built a collection worth three million dollars, the county sheriff—and the stamps—go missing.
Tidal Effects
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Series: Gray Tide In The East, Book 2. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 60,570. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2014 by Strict Publishing International. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Tidal Effects follows the events in Gray Tide in the East, firstly as conflict arises with the USA over Germany’s attempt to build a major naval base on their newly acquired colony of Martinique, and then as Germany tries to exert its influence over the troubled Austro-Hungarian Empire. The story is seen through the eyes of real people drawn from history, and based on thorough historical research
Gold Rush Deluge, Book Two of the California Argonauts
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Series: The California Argonauts, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,880. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Sacramento is underwater. A deluge of epic proportions has engulfed the town. Lucinda uses her medical skills working as a physician’s assistant to Dr. Mitchell Kersey. When she uncovers lies and treachery in the doctor’s past, she becomes enmeshed in dangers even more deadly than the flood. Lucinda must fight to save her life, her dreams, and her future with George.
Hiram's Hope: The Return of Isaiah
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,900. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Following in the footsteps of Hiram’s Honor, one of Online College’s Best Books for Studying the Civil War, Hiram's Hope: The Return of Isaiah tells how Isaiah, left for dead at Andersonville, survives only to board the ill-fated, over-loaded steamer Sultana. Max Terman weaves a riveting story about this tragedy, the Lincoln Funeral Train, a woman left at Andersonville, and a veteran’s struggle.
Felicity's Beaus
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,530. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
In 1600 London, England, Will Shakespeare's play Julius Caesar has just opened at the Globe in Bankside. Felicity Faraday, the daughter of a wealthy banker, has everything except the romantic lover she desires, Jack Durham. Now she will play the game as a man, seeking as many loves as she is able, trying to forget Jack. She quickly learns that multiple suitors only brings trouble and chaos.
La Prometida
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: Spanish. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
El día de la su boda, la novia aparece muerta en su habitación. ¿Quién la asesinó?
The Scorpion’s Helper
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 54,420. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Imagine that Judas is the father of Jesus. Born under the sign of the scorpion, a bastard and outcast, Judas conceives a son with a young girl named Mary. The voice of Mary's god, a voice only Mary can hear, leads her away from Judas to fulfill their son's destiny. Ozeret, her mother's mute servant, is silent witness of the tragedy to come. Only Ozeret can rescue Jesus from the scorpion’s sting.
Back to the Bighorn
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 123,930. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A historically based “what if” thriller, the book revolves around a graduate student in history at the University of Colorado. While there, he becomes close friends with a brilliant young astrophysicist who has developed a device that allows access to alternate dimensions. The two collaborate and use the device to reverse the outcome of the Custer massacre at the Little Bighorn.
The Resurrection of Jim Crow
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 46,840. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
This book called the resurrection of jim crow is a shocking and thrilling story and essay about the fascinating life and times during the Civil War era. It tell about the life and struggles that both Black and White America experienced, and it is one that you will never forget. This book will cause you to wonder and question whether jim crow is really dead, or whether he is still alive.
The Legend Of Goddess Vardayini
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: August 21, 2014 by Nona Gota Publishing. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
The unique thing about this festival is that this ghee, accumulated from millions of devotees, is collected into large drums, before being poured on the chariot as soon as it passes by. You can see that a small lake of ghee is formed right as the chariot leaves the spot. Have you ever wondered about the secret behind this odd festival? Well the story goes like this -
Fire in the Hole
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 131,550. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In the late 1880s, two Austrian coal miner brothers were among the thousands of Europeans that immigrated to America. Going to work as replacement 'scabs' for the striking miners at one of the many mines of the booming Southeast Kansas coal fields, they searched for a better life as new naturalized citizens, but instead, found the same dangerous and unhealthy working conditions.