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Literature Help: Silence
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 82 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 261. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The Jesuit missionary is sent to Japan in the seventeenth century. The Christians had to remain hidden during that period. It was the time of persecution and the missionary had to endure the persecution.
A Lady's Revenge
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,030. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Lady Louisa Richardson is a woman on a mission. She’s convinced her brother, Charles was murdered during his service in the Napoleonic Wars. On her path to vengeance, she falls in love with Alistair Twickenham, the 3rd Duke of Penrose. Alistair was her brother’s commanding officer. Her investigation leads her to point the accusatory finger in Alistair’s direction and her world begins to unravel.
Spirits of the Winter Estate of Thomas Edison
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Digital photographs of paranormal images taken at the winter estate of Thomas Edison, in Fort Myers, Florida.
Mulligan Book One: When The Levee Breaks
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,580. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Connor Mulligan doesn't remember his past, but what he learns could change his future. When the Levee Breaks is the first Novella in the Mulligan series.
Mila's Tale
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
“Mila’s Tale” is midrash—the retelling of a Biblical passage. Half of it is a new Laurie King short story; the other half is the author’s commentary on the text (“Jephthah’s Daughter” of Judges 11) and her suggestions for further reading. This is the first in Laurie King’s proposed Ladies of Spirit project, a collection of Modern Midrashes accompanied by her analysis and reflections.
Dr. Daedalus, The Wolves of Paris
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014 by Mythix Studios. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Paris, France the year is 1450, during a terrible winter storm, a villain named Courtaud and his pack of vicious werewolves have breeched the city’s outer walls. All seems lost, until a stranger arrives with designs to stop Courtaud.
Timeless Dreams
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Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Year 1809. Young boy is sent to war in which he doesn't want to fight. He learns about the cruelty and destruction in the battle of Tarvis.
Byzantium, Book 1: Dead Men's Road
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,010. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
In Byzantium Book One: Dead Men’s Road, a beautiful woman tasked with delivering a sealed package to the Invisible College in Byzantium is pursued by merciless bandits, relentless undead, and a charming scoundrel who has nothing to lose.
Mariovo's Gift
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 17,150. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
A fast-paced historical drama set in 16th century Ottoman-occupied Europe. Mariovo's Gift explores life during the late Renaissance period. A time where cultural advancement led to conflicts and dehumanization. The story follows a Macedonian harem girl throughout her entire life. History buffs and drama seekers are sure to stay in suspense through the twists of this classic story of revenge.
Boko Haram
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Series: Boko Haram part1, The Habinger. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 10,110. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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Unsuspecting preys in the hands of unscrupulous political Mafia that will stop at nothing to achieve its totally selfish and criminal agenda at any cost. Would Muba, Muazu, Nasir and Buzu have become prepared and willing instruments of destruction in the hands of the Mafia if it were not for their faulty foundation? find out in this highly emotional eye opener.
Sherwood Forest: Foreigner
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Series: Sherwood Forest, Book 2. You set the price! Words: 13,280. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
After fleeing from Robin's camp, Shaima is accosted by the Sheriff of Nottingham and must decide where her loyalties lie.
La Boucle du relieur - Projet Bradbury, #48
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Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: French. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Le jour où le jeune Lorenzo entre en apprentissage dans l'atelier de reliure du célèbre Signore Gianni Casarotto, il n'imagine pas que son voyage l'entraînera bien au-delà des couvertures poussiéreuses qui s'amassent dans la bibliothèque de son maître : au coeur du désert d'Accona se dresse le "Monastero", un endroit où les plus grands artisans d'Europe partagent leur savoir.
Literature Companion: The House of the Spirits
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 74 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 254. Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 11,490. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
There is an interesting story behind the conception of the novel. It is said that Isabel Allende got the news that her one hundred year-old grandfather was dying. She started writing a letter to her grandfather. This very letter, eventually, became manuscript of “The House of the Spirits.”
The Gladiator's Girl
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Orphaned and enslaved, kept for the pleasure of Rome's fiercest warriors, Celeste will soon learn that not every gladiator is a beast--and love can indeed set one free.
Heavy Water: A Detailed Collection of Information Regarding the Norwegian Factory Sabotage
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 10,290. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
After a not-so-swift landing, a group of commandos are set out to find and destroy a heavy water plant in Nazi-occupied Norway. The stakes have never been higher. Surviving, alone, will be a challenge for this small group of men. This book will keep the reader on the edge of their seat with every word. "Failure was not a sufficient option."
Prayer After the Slaughter. The Great War: Poems and Stories from World War I
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,040. Language: American English. Published: July 8, 2014 by Eva Schweitzer. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
On July 28, 2014, we commemorate the beginning of the original catastrophe of the 20th century: The First World War, the "Great War". Literature, in many different languages, was one of the hallmarks of The Great War. It behoves us to take a closer look at Kurt Tucholsky, one of the most brilliant German writers and satirists of the 20th century, with regard to his writings on the Great War.
In de ketel
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 8,450. Language: Dutch. Published: July 8, 2014 by De Scriptomanen. Category: Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Olga is een veteraan van de grote slag bij Stalingrad. Haar hele borst hangt vol met medailles. Elk jaar trommelt men haar op voor de traditionele herdenking. Die heldenstatus zint haar echter niet en smaakt zuur in haar mond. De jaarlijkse ceremonie is wel het lievelingsmoment van haar jongere broer, die de glorie van zijn zus graag naar zich toe trekt... Een tragikomische toneelmonoloog!
Judge Not: Muleskinners #1
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Elsie Parry and her eight mules survived the war, but can they escape the wrath of the Danby Gang? She lived alone for five years after the Recent Unpleasantness and was overcome with happiness to be reunited with her father. Now, his fondest desire is to leave all the bad memories behind and see the Pacific Ocean, so she agreed to head west. All’s well until they approach Wolf Creek...
Maddy and the Gambler
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Series: Ladies of the Abberly Theater, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,270. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
In Victorian London, a horribly scarred seamstress finds herself gambling on the healing love of a viscount's gadabout son.
The Killing Sands
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Price: Free! Words: 6,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Deep in the labyrinth that snakes under the Colosseum, a Thracian gladiator waits for the chance to write his fate into the sands.