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Hathy l'éléphant
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Series: Histoires courtes - Instants d'évasion, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: French. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
C'est un conte au parfum d'Angleterre victorienne et coloniale, et pourtant ce pourrait être une histoire à raconter dans le temps de Noël au cours de laquelle on fera des rencontres inattendues qui rappelleront des souvenirs à bon nombres d'entre nous.
Le plaid de Colin Pimpernelle
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Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 37. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: French. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
La proximité du peuple médiéval avec le merveilleux reste un sujet d'étonnement pour nous qui vivons au temps de la rationalité. Cela donne un joli conte. Ainsi, le plaid de Colin Pimpernelle est tout vibrant d'accents légers, ceux de cantiques au temps de la Noël.
The Dead Spend No Gold: Bigfoot and the California Gold Rush
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,700. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014 by Books of the Dead Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Virginia Reed survived the Donner Party Werewolves only to find herself in a life and death struggle with a creature out of nightmares. When gold is discovered, California becomes flooded with miners who push Indian tribes from their lands, or kill them if they refuse to leave. But there is a creature in the mountains who reacts to the invasion of his territory by slaying everyone who trespasses.
Birch Hall
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,920. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A young woman swept off her feet, and swept away to a distant land...in a world on the brink of war... BIRCH HALL tells the story of a Russian-American woman in San Francisco who marries a British noble. With a rich cast of characters and meticulously researched narrative, this novel brings to life an unforgettable time in our history and provides an intimate taste of life in England during WW2.
Playing Black
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 154,480. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In the early ‘60’s, a white, Manhattan, Kansas, high school student becomes a guinea pig for a university project to develop the perfect jump shot. But soon he’s experiencing, firsthand, the impact basketball and music were having on the civil rights movement.
In a Time of Magic
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,440. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
In A Time of Magic is a tale of wildness, transformation and sexuality. On the tranquil Gulf Island of Vasquez, off BC, Ryan and Selene struggle to meet the challenges of returning to the land, opening to love, experimenting with sexuality, and learning from ancient spiritual traditions. This story will speak to anyone who has wondered what it would be like if they didn’t have to obey the rules.
West of the Big River: The Sheriff
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,670. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014 by Western Fictioneers. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Outlaws ran wild in Apache County, Arizona Territory, until the day a long-haired, straight-shooting cowboy with the unlikely name of Commodore Perry Owens pinned on the sheriff's badge and set out to rid the county of lawlessness. Owens would need every bit of his gun skill just to stay alive as he cleaned up the territory! Action-packed blend of history and fiction about Commodore Perry Owens.
The Duke's Offer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,890. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Is true love too high a price to pay to be a duchess? Practical Charlotte Barton can't be bothered with suitors, busy as she is helping her widowed father run his successful pottery works. And yet Lord Charles Randell, having ridden all night to deliver the news that Charlotte's father lies ill far from home, cannot seem to forget her.
Omphalos
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,080. Language: British English. Published: December 4, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
SIX EPOCHS, TEN LIVES INTERSECTING. 2013: Al Cohen, an American in search of his European heritage. 1944-1946: Friedrich Werner, an officer of the Wehrmacht and later prisoner of war. 1799: Suzanne de Beaubigny, a royalist refugee from revolutionary France. 1517: Richard Mabon, a Catholic priest on pilgrimage. 1160: Raoul de Paisnel, a knight with a dark secret. 4000 BC: Egrasté, a sorceress.
Bloody Lessons: A Victorian San Francisco Mystery
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,790. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In Bloody Lessons, the third installment of the Victorian San Francisco Mystery series, it is the winter of 1880 and the teachers of San Francisco are under attack. Annie Fuller, the reluctant clairvoyant, has been called in to investigate by Nate Dawson, her lawyer beau, and readers will find a delightful blend of a cozy mystery and romantic suspense.
Starling
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Price: $5.98 USD. Words: 129,330. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
STARLING is an epic tale of love and survival, finding home and finding family. Its story is interwoven with the sweeping events of its period: Mass emigration from Scandinavia and Northern Europe, The Boer War, The Great San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, the dawn of World War I. Six people recount this saga, in a style that blends classic Jane Austin and globe ranging James Michener.
Abigail's Legacy--A novel of early New England
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 103,360. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Abigail disappears amid accusations of witchcraft, but she leaves her lover Paul and young friend Bess a legacy of independence from the Puritan constrictions of seventeenth-century Concord. In parallel stories, connected by Abigail’s enduring inspiration, Bess becomes a gifted healer while Paul seeks a life that will balance his English and Indian natures.
The Blue Bonnet
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,280. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Life wasn't so bad for Bat Kayhill these days. Two years ago, he didn't feel that way. He'd moved from his Bar BK Ranch to live with his daughters in Dead Horse, Oklahoma after his wife died. Now he was tired of town life. He missed ranch life with the cowhands and was ready to move back home. The one hitch was he dreaded living in the house without a wife.
Ocean's Justice
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Series: Turbulence and Triumph · Ocean's Gift. Price: Free! Words: 32,380. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Cast adrift on the Indian Ocean, Maria is saved by the crew of the steamship Trevessa. Scottish engineer William McGregor boarded the Trevessa in search of adventure. He finds a crew convinced their ship is cursed, as he fights to protect the mysterious girl and bring her safely to shore. When the sharks start circling and the storm closes in, are sirens more than just a myth?
Ocean's Trial
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Series: Turbulence and Triumph · Ocean's Gift. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,840. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Smuggled ashore by Merry D’Angelo, Maria begins her new life in the colonial port of Fremantle. With the help of a fisherman named Tony, she fights to find her place among a people so different to her own. Yet danger lurks beneath the surface as her past races to catch up with her; threatening her future and her friends, and forcing her to choose between her old love and the new.
Ocean's Triumph
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Series: Turbulence and Triumph · Ocean's Gift. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,830. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Maria thought stowing away on a ship to follow the man she loves was a great idea – but sleeping in the cargo hold and fighting rats for food isn’t at all what she bargained for, and that’s before she reaches her destination: desolate Christmas Island. Now the man who was once her world won’t even look at her. It’s time to lay the ghosts of their past to rest…or are some ghosts not dead at all?
Love Finds Its Way
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,200. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014 by 5 Prince Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Love’s journey can be a long one, fraught with dangerous twists and turns. But if it’s meant to be, love will always find its way……..
The Paper Masque
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,260. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014 by 5 Prince Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Elsie Wembley has never suffered boredom gladly. Oldest of three—and second in line to the throne—she knows Carby like the back of her hand, always staying only one step ahead of trouble. When Elsie meets button-down Laurence Flynn, however, it seems she may finally have found someone to keep her out of it for good—at least until his secrets catch up to them.
Santa Pureza
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Price: $4.64 USD. Words: 42,740. Language: Spanish. Published: December 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Nico es un interno en un colegio de jesuitas que, a pesar de mostrar sus reservas en lo que a su doctrina se refiere, vive sin mayores complicaciones en el mundo que los religiosos han diseñado para él. Hasta que una mañana se para a pensar en la mano que le sirve la comida tras el pasaplatos del comedor y comienza una aventura que le llevará a descubrir la crisis que se está viviendo en el país.
Copyboy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 117,370. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
In 1946 copyboy Alf McGuinness lands a job at The Mirror newspaper and finds himself in a fix. He and feisty friend Jenny are small players in a post-war black market but Mirror reporters are digging for sensation in the contraband economy. As Alf and Jenny try to come to grips with their double lives, things threaten to unravel.