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Splinter
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Price: Free! Words: 560. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(3.33 from 3 reviews)
When a man goes too far, how much harm can a little splinter do?
Voilà le bon connétable !
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Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: French. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Assiégée par les Anglais, la ville de Caen doit s'en remettre au connétable Du Guesclin, véritable personnage de roman.
Boxed in a Curse
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,040. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
She was created by the gods as a gift to humanity. Then there was the urn. Pandora, the first woman on Earth, was endowed with many gifts: beauty, intelligence, domesticity, and curiosity. She was at once lover, sympathiser and nurturer.
Vampire Thomas Jefferson
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Series: Domestic Tranquility, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The story continues as Benjamin Franklin Bache's life takes an unexpected turn, and Tobias Lear's growing power is unleashed. "Vampire Thomas Jefferson" is the third part of Domestic Tranquility, a long series intertwining American presidents with vampirism.
Tears In The Rain
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 10,140. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Against her parents wishes, a wealthy debutante goes and works for a starving artist who co-owns a silk-shop in 1915. After a brutal day of passion, the artist is in jail and the woman finds herself racked with guilt.
Wings of Forgiveness: A Short Story (of a WWII Airman Confronting His Past)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A man haunted by memories of WWII travels to Germany to try to put them to rest but while there he finds more than peace, he finds forgiveness. One nightmare. One reunion. One life-changing moment. Wings of Forgiveness is a 3,000+ word SHORT STORY plus bonus material.
Seamus Tripp & the North Star Witch
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Series: The Adventures of Seamus Tripp. Price: Free! Words: 7,320. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Old and New Worlds clash in a farming community on the frozen Minnesota prairie. Can Seamus Tripp and the kids break a Norse witch's enchantment over the town? He's Seamus Tripp, Loremaster.
Blizzard from Hell
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Price: Free! Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(3.75 from 4 reviews)
A short story of fiction based upon fact. History has created some unique people, but these three brothers will amaze you for what they did to help save some lives.
Mourning Glory
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013 by Cane Hollow Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A lawman and an outlaw –natural enemies. They have only one thing in common: the woman they both loved, murdered in cold blood. Now, together, they will hunt down her killers –if they don’t kill each other first… From 1995: the first published short story of Peacemaker and Spur Award winner Troy D. Smith
Casualties
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013 by Cane Hollow Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Two desperate outlaws named Fred Stein and Apache Bill are holed up in a rocky stronghold, holding a wealthy man’s little girl for ransom. Pinkerton detective Thomas Grady has been sent to bring her back safely –but will his haunting memories of another tragic assignment cost the girl her life?
Judah King
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013 by Cane Hollow Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The railroads hated Judah King –but the people loved him, viewing him as a modern-day Robin Hood. Judah has a scheme to parlay that popularity into his gang’s biggest score yet –and his ambitions don’t stop there. His oldest friend, and trusted lieutenant, fears that the charming psychopath Judah King may finally be going too far… but what is he willing to do to stop it?
Not Our Blood
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In 1750, hundreds of children go missing and peasants exact their own justice. Their rage fuels the coming uprising. Just one of the many short stories leading up to the French Revolution.
If Rain Drops Fall...
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
This book is about Daniel and Alisia's journey to find each other after they were separated when they were set free when their Semlin camp in Germany shut down for good.
If Rain Drops Fall...
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
This book is about Daniel and Alisia's journey to find each other after they were separated when they were set free when their Semlin camp in Germany shut down for good.
Book of Curses
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Series: The Montmoors, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
The new heir of Montmoor Hall, Druid Montmoor, finds himself surrounded by darkness and mystery. His grandmother leaves him a missive that raises questions about the house and his ancestors, but the dead are the least of his concerns. With the ominous discovery of a book of spells written by his ancestor, Druid's uneasiness grows. Could the Hall be evil--or cursed?
Jade
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,940. Language: Australian English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Jade remembers her childhood days in Singapore during the 1960s. The third daughter in a family of eight girls, she tells of the difficulties faced by her Ma as she struggles to bring up her girls. Jade's anecdotes of life in her primary school compels us to empathize with her fear and rejection, and rejoice with her achievements. The book concludes with a narrative of a mother's sacrificial love.
Sluicebox Series Volume 1 Issue 1
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
The Sluicebox Series is a collection of interesting facts and entertaining fiction about the Fraser River Gold Rush and the Cariboo Gold Rush of the 1800s in British Columbia. Read how Francis Jones Barnard’s express company grew from just a two-horse wagon to a fleet of stagecoaches. Issue one includes BX Holdup,a mystery about a stagecoach robbery during the summer of 1865.
The Day They Got Lance Burns
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013 by Cane Hollow Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
“Sheriff Dan Roberts was the finest man I've ever known, and it's a shame he had to face up to a seasoned man-killer like Lance Burns. Sheriff Roberts wasn't the wild-eyed killer type, you see…” A short story by Peacemaker and Spur Award winner Troy D. Smith
Mister Maitlin
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013 by Cane Hollow Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
What do you do when an entire town mistakes you for the notorious gunfighter Joe Maitlin? If you’re the hero of this western noir tale, you live it up while it lasts… A short story by Peacemaker and Spur Award winner Troy D. Smith
Total War
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013 by Cane Hollow Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
With the nation abuzz over the defeat of Custer, journalist Carlo Nelson is assigned to follow an equally colorful cavalry colonel, Jefferson McClannon, into battle. But Carlo is about to discover that war on the Plains is like nothing he has experienced in his previous travels… A short story by Peacemaker and Spur Award winner Troy D. Smith