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Catherine de Valois
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Series: The Legendary Women of World History, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: American English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Biographical / European
In 1401, Catherine de Valois seemed like just another daughter to King Charles VI of France and his wife, Queen Isabeau of Bavaria, doomed to live forever in obscurity. That is until she became the excuse King Henry V of England needed in order to declare war with France. Based on primary source accounts supplemented by research from the BBC. Includes detailed timeline and bibliography.
Three Ghost Stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,390. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
This book contains haunting stories of mystery and intrigue, ghostly apparitions, lost loves, and waiting for help that never came.
Money Lies
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014 by Alain Gomez. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Book 1 of the Zachary Davis Series Called in to investigate small town's bank robbery, Texas Ranger Zach Davis immediately gets the impression that there's more to this case than meets the eye. A mysterious note, a ruthless railway overseer... how does it all add up? This short novelette is approximately 10,200 words.
The Mystery of the Skelton Diamonds
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,930. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014 by Famelton Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
London 1808: The famous Skelton Diamonds have disappeared, and Detective Stephen Lavender is asked to investigate the crime.
Latent Prints
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,460. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
A lifelong bachelor and bookworm, Mr Schell recollects his life among his pupils and his meeting with a mysterious youth whose friendship could be dangerous for anybody.
Iphigenia and the Showman
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Series: Ladies of the Abberly Theater, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,920. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
In Victorian London, a beautiful but penniless illusionist finds herself and her dreams at the delicious mercy of an emotionally haunted theater owner.
A Warrior's Death, Stories from Antiquity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014 by Quintessence Publications Ltd. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
For Centuries Roman Legions fought German Barbarian tribes in Gaul. This is a story from the second cohort of the Fifth Legion. Three young men joined the Roman Army and managed to remain in the same cohort for six years. Today they have a crisis as an ambush by the Germans takes them by surprise. Another Ancient World short from A J Burton.
From The Deer Forest: A Story of Wolves
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Price: Free! Words: 16,450. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Before Europeans arrived in the Pacific Northwest rainforest, deer, wolves, elk and man lived in balance. This story follows a single pack of wolves in the pristine wilderness of what we now call the Olympic Mountains and the Hoh River valley as they give birth, raise their young, fight for survival, and endure as part of this majestic web of life.
На рассвете в Вальядолиде
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Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: Russian. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Этот короткий рассказ, посвящен двум братьям, оказавшимся по разную сторону баррикад во время первых безумных и яростных дней Гражданской войны 1936-39 г.г. в Испании.
Common Sense
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 1 review)
In our time, Benjamin Franklin helped Thomas Paine emigrate to the colonies, where the two helped shape the creation of the United States of America. But what if Paine had never made it to the colonies. What fate would he have met if he remained in England?
Farewell Old Girl
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Price: Free! Words: 630. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
(4.00 from 1 review)
FREE - We shared an endless summer of adventure and fun, she was an icon of freedom and was now gone. A true story.
Life & Death In The OId West: A Classic Western
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: American English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Life & Death In The Old West: In this classic western suitable for late teens or adults, a young family heads west and builds their ranch, their family, and their horse breeding business. All is idyllic, until Hell breaks loose.
Anthology of Napoleon and Papefu.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,020. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
In Anthology of Napoleon and Papefu we show the story exposing us to the adventurist narrative where its main character, the plenipotentiary Ambassador Papefu, is involved between canons and fights alongside the famous son of Corsica, now proudly becoming French; and who shocked that stale world by dethroning obsolete monarchies and kings which considered themselves as eternals.
Sherwood Forest: Homecoming
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Series: Sherwood Forest, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 12,690. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Robin of Locksley returned to England after fighting in the Crusades, he expected a quiet homecoming. He did not expect to find his home burned and his family kidnapped by the Sheriff of Nottingham- but now that he has, he must battle to save his people from the treacherous Sheriff.
В древних Фивах
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Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: Russian. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Девушка-археолог, находясь в Египте на западном берегу Нила вблизи современного Луксора (древние Фивы), решает совершить одиночную вылазку к развалинам храма. В результате несчастного случая у нее происходит помутнение сознания. Она впадает в транс, представляя себя реинкарнацией древнеегипетской царицы и оказываясь свидетельницей собственных похорон в Долине Цариц.
Die Wikingerbraut
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: German. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Nach dem Tod ihrer Eltern und dem geliebten Bruder ist die junge Amelia von einem Tag auf den anderen vollkommen auf sich alleine gestellt. Kurz entschlossen reist sie zu dem Ferienhaus in Schweden, in dem sie als Familie früher immer zusammen Urlaub gemacht haben. Dort hofft sie Abschluss zu finden. Was sie nicht ahnt ist das dort eine Reise in die Vergangenheit beginnt...zurück in die Wikingerze
The Pyrate's Lair
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,620. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
A Short Story - Feisty young Tudor-era curate's daughter Mary Brandon has a fascination for pirates. But when an ill-advised foray into a sea cave turns up an actual pirate, the legendary Captain Currie, her life takes a drastic change in course.
No Place For Sluggards: Installments 1-5
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014 by Rosy Garland Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
The faces of Victorian England---cheeky gaslight stories of destiny and poverty. Some of them have plans, some of them have nothing. The lazy have much to fear. In the midst of all this a few minds light up with the energy of possibilities. Each chapter features a character, occupation and tricks of survival. Few see a Higher life.
Heaven's Price
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,350. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In the age of China’s Three Kingdoms, the Duke of Shan and the King of Tian are vampires, and with their armies, they vie for ultimate control of the Central Kingdom. Lady Yin is the Duke of Shan’s consort, and she will do anything to keep her lord and her child from falling into the hands of the enemy.
The End of Cleo
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Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: British English. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
An original rendition of the death scene of Cleopatra, presented in the form of a dialogue between the Egyptian queen and her handmaiden, Charmion. All inhibitions are scattered to the four winds as the two women unburden their souls and speak their minds before they die. As the author himself calls this piece "ghastly", you have a good idea what to expect!