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The Minorcan Quarter, The Colonial Tale of St. Augustine
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Series: Minorcan, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 127,930. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Beginning during the American Revolution, The Minorcan Quarter spans a turbulent period in history. Don Francisco Pellicer and his fellow immigrants struggle through hardships to build new lives in St. Augustine after escaping years of slave-like conditions in New Smyrna. Follow the destitute band as they scratch out an American existence in the wake of countless lives lost and endless hardships.
Lest Camelot Fall
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 116,730. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Millions of people around the world know the legend of King Arthur, but the stories always end with Arthur’s death and never reveal what happened to the surviving Knights of the Round Table—or Camelot itself.
Sword of Woden~Monsters~A Novel of Beowulf Ecgtheowson
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Series: Sword of Woden, Book Three. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,640. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
The great battles which claimed the lives of Kings have ended and Beowulf moves south to confront the terror in Dane Land, the fell-troll Grendel. Gathering his war band about him the hero arrives at Heorot unaware that it is the destiny of Woden which is about to be realized as the war of the gods reaches its climax. Shortlisted as 'Editors Choice' by the Historical Novel Society, August 2014.
Sword of Woden~Wraecca~A Novel of Beowulf Ecgtheowson
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Series: Sword of Woden, Book Two. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,330. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
As the Swedish forces withdraw from their borders the Geats strike back. Beowulf leads the largest ship army ever assembled by his people but all is not as it seemed. As his destiny begins to draw him south to face the Grendel, Beowulf discovers the depth of King Hythcyn's betrayal. From the storm lashed waves of the northern seas to the frozen forests of Scandia the Wraeccan work their vengeance.
La blonde au "Chant d'arômes" (Les Trois Âges - Volume 3)
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Series: Les Trois Âges, Volume 3. Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 80,780. Language: French. Published: September 20, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Ce soir-là, il observait l’assemblée avec un regard triste. Il savait qu’il était un un nourrisson rescapé du Vel d’hiv. Aujourd’hui, le temps avait passé et on le retrouvait accoudé au bar d’un appartement des Champs-Élysées. « La blonde au “Chant d’arômes” » est le dernier tome de la trilogie « Les trois âges », une saga qui suit une famille franco-italienne de 1908 à l’aube du XXIe siècle.
The Sun Palace
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 141,650. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Set in 6th century Ireland, among Druids and monks, The Sun Palace is an epic tale of jealousy and betrayal, love lost and love won, and a story that teaches that only with absolution, can the redemptive powers of love heal the past.
Virtuoso
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 69,580. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014 by Dream Big Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Virtuoso follows the young Californio, Artemio Mondego, in late Spanish California. His vagabond lifestyle is forever altered when the mysterious and preternatural man, known only as Maestro, enters his life. Duels, pirates, romance, and a clandestine society! Virtuoso conveys the enthralling story of unique and fascinating individuals, whose impetus drives them to accomplish great deeds.
Come What May
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 133,960. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Come What May, Book 2 of The Iceberg Trilogy, continues the story of the Daltons through their daughter, Gene. In 1951, seventeen-year old Gene travels north into the Canadian wilderness. There, she meets Sonny Marlow, a pilot not long returned from Europe. Drawn together by love but kept apart by fear, theirs is a tumultuous relationship that is as unpredictable as the woman Gene becomes.
Blue Sheep Red Lily
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 173,250. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Cammilla’s head for business and determination put her at odds with the customs of a male-dominated society in 14th century Florence, a city heavily reliant on its woollen cloth industry and banking. From child, to bride, to mother, Cammilla’s resilience and unwavering fortitude are constantly tested as she strives to secure a future for her family and seeks to unravel the secrets of her past.
Pinto and Sons
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 167,950. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This ironic comedy by the author of the acclaimed Leib Goldkorn series and "King of the Jews" follows Pinto, a Hungarian Jew and former medical student, who takes the wrong ship and winds up out West during the craze of the California Gold Rush. Never discouraged, he tries to bring scientific enlightenment to a band of boys from the local Modoc Indian tribe. His efforts largely turn back on Pinto.
Emma Rose
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,890. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Emma Rose has to move forward, but the dreams of a forbidden moonlit kiss haunt her. A proposal from another man could change the path she chose for herself. When her first love comes back to town her heart is torn between the man she has loved all her life and the man that can give her what she needs. When Ethan tries to unmask Peter’s true intentions will Emma see the truth?
Sounds of War
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 43,700. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
When Nazi troops surrounded Leningrad in September, 1941, intending to shell and starve the city into submission, Anna, a seventeen year old aspiring musician, watched as her once-beautiful city transform into a war zone.
A Concubine For the Family
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 104,460. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
kirkus review: “an adept stylist and storyteller, author weaves this tale of upper- class china in upheaval(1937-41). an engaging family saga by a talented storyteller.” this “book-fragrant” family's harrowing experiences highlight feminine solidarity and heroism, including dramatic events in an opium den, foot binding, acupuncture and raising silkworms. lisa see: “I really enjoy the story."
The Dracula Virus
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Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 37,200. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
There is no possibility of happiness unless we are ourselves, we have to shed the masks we wear and let the real us shine through. All of humanity’s nightmarish problems arise out of our fetish to hide our authentic selves behind a myriad masks, thus suppressing the expression of our divine and authentic selves! Of course, I'm talking about individuals acting in accordance with divine love...
Piper-The General's Daughter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,550. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Young Love, Forbidden Love...Forced to leave his home with the threat of death for loving a general's daughter and for speaking out against the general's murderous forays against the Indians, Elijah Jenko travels the West, helping to uphold the law as a bounty hunter. Piper, the general's daughter, fights the amorous attentions of a callous lieutenant, while praying for the return of her one true
Lone Horseman
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Series: A Tucson Kid Western, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,670. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In Lone Horseman, a young woman, Nora Eddington, narrates the exciting saga of her meeting with the Tucson Kid on a cattle drive she was taking with her father from Nevada to Arizona. A band of outlaws want the herd, and they are willing to kill her father and his crew of drovers to get it. Nora’s world is shattered as the Tucson Kid battles to protect her, her father and their herd.
A Way Back to Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,720. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
After the death of his wife, Edwin Goodeve withdraws from life. Facebook and the internet fill his day until he realizes that he knows more about his Facebook "friends" than he does his own neighbors. Pressured by his editor, Edwin decides to write about five neighbors and learn about their lives. As he does, he begins to reconnect to humanity and find his own way back to life.
The Devil's Bride
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Price: $4.69 USD. Words: 66,250. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Set in the glittering English Regency, dominated by money, power, beauty and sometimes wickedness. Overnight Calvina's world changed because of the man she married, wealthy, vigorously attractive. But was he also the devil?
Guardian Angel
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 67,770. Language: British English. Published: September 17, 2014 by Strict Publishing International. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Douglas was having dreams. The events in the life of Mary Queen of Scots were being played out before him almost every night. Was he really watching what happened more than four hundred years ago? Would he uncover the truth that had eluded historians for centuries? Would the dreams somehow help him to solve the clues to find the secret family legacy he had inherited from his mother?
Magdalena's Song
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 96,130. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 16, 2014 by Canterbury House Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
The story of a village suddenly wakened from years of apathy and restraint. 1947, a year of transition, the war is over, the world has changed, people are restless, relationships are strained. Men have returned from the war physically and mentally exhausted. During thirteen days in the autumn of 1947, a mysterious Count proves there is common sense, integrity, and harmony in the midst of chaos.