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The Plot
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Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A short fictional story in which the life of Jesus Christ is depicted as a carefully orchestrated political plot.
The Last Bomb, Aloise's Cafe and Death by Cow
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,870. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
"The last bomb that fell on Liverpool in the Second World War fell on the evening of the tenth of January nineteen forty two in amongst other places, Upper Stanhope Street, Toxteth. I know this for I was there at the time, and remember it well..." "The Last Bomb, Aloise's Cafe and Death by Cow" is just one of many short stories taken from the collection, "Liverpool" which is available to purchas
Barter Depression Away
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Follow the Eversole family through their lives, loves, and tragedies. Raymond Jr., a young Indianan boy, tells his tale about the trials and tribulations living on a poor family farm during the depression.
Godfrey: Book Four
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Price: Free! Words: 15,070. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
It's 1926 and everything is pretty much the same in small town Wainwright. Except Godfrey's met a girl. And not just any girl - Antoinette - the pretty brunette from Saint Dominique, Quebec. Only trouble is, she's Henri's baby sister.
Forgotten Prophecies
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Price: Free! Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A short story from the Lost Century of the Dark Ages. In the year 571, Eldred - a Saxon - and his friend are in France, escaping from the world of slavery in Paris; they are accosted by an old woman claiming to be clairvoyant. Hastily, she gives him a glimpse of his future. When the prophecies fail to materialise, Eldred forgets all about it. Until one day, years later...
Zombies! The Fall of London
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Price: Free! Words: 18,660. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(5.00 from 1 review)
In 1824, a mysterious plague strikes England's fair shores, worse than the American Revolution and the War of 1812, simply put the dead walk! It becomes a race against time as Captains William Parry and John Franklin traverse London, evading brain-seeking unmentionables at every turn.
Encounter
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Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story depicting JFK and Jackie's first-ever meeting.
Farewell Darkness!
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Series: In The Shadow Of The Roman Empire, Book 2. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 15,790. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Book II of "In The Shadow Of The Roman Empire" explores the story behind the villain captured by Marcus Aurelius.
Marlon Brando and Wounded Knee
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Price: Free! Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A hollywood star takes on a social cause
Scharpenelle, klein verhaal van een Grote Oorlog
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Series: Mysterieus België Series, Book 12. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,960. Language: Dutch. Published: March 30, 2013 by De Scriptomanen. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Aan de basis van deze tekst voor vertel- en muziektheater, die zich ook "gewoon" laat lezen, ligt een waar gebeurd verhaal uit de eerste dagen van de WOI. Vijf Vlaamse soldaten vinden een meisje van ongeveer drie jaar oud in een door shrapnell doorboord huis. Ze adopteren haar, houden haar als een soort mascotte bij zich en noemen haar "Elisabeth Shrapnell".
Dangerous Camp On the Kenai
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Series: Tales of the Alaskan Gold Rush, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
(3.00 from 1 review)
“Bitterroot” Lodlow Rothrock didn’t come to Alaska for the gold in the year 1899. He had a government job and was happy just to be a part of the last frontier. Doing a little surveying on the Kenia Peninsula a good hundred miles southwest of Anchorage, he sets up camp for the night in the hunting grounds of a killer.
The Hills of Rothbury
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
Derek Wiley gives his readers 360 new verses on one very old theme.
Josey
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,080. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
This book covers the period of Josey's boyhood and early teenage years and has been based on the author's own experiences, only the names have been changed. This is to give the reader the author's recollection of life during the Great Depression and the Second World War.
Toneelstuk: Zotte Charlotte
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Series: Mysterieus België Series, Book 11. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,680. Language: Dutch. Published: March 28, 2013 by De Scriptomanen. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Charlotte, de dochter van Leopold I, huwt op jonge leeftijd met Maximiliaan van Oostenrijk. In 1860 krijgt hij de keizerskroon van Mexico aangeboden. Kort daarna ontvlamt een burgeroorlog, wordt hij gefusilleerd... en Charlotte krankzinnig. Of toch niet? Want waarom sluit het Belgische koningshuis haar eigenlijk op, voor de rest van haar leven, in het kasteel van Boechout, bij Meise?
Strange Stories 21 - 30
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Series: Strange Stories, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,640. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. Broomhandle Books has edited the stories to provide modern punctuation and styling so as to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
The Adventures of Naughty Nelly
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 12,360. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
‘She looked as though butter wouldn’t melt in her mouth but……’ 'Nelly had to make a living the best way she knew how’ ‘Respectable ladies still have to eat’ Short story, set in 17th Century, Kingdom of England.
Wolf's Blood (The Misgivings of the Vampire Lucius Lafayette)
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Series: The Vampire Lucius Lafayette, Book 11. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Wolf's Blood is #9 in The Misgivings of the Vampire Lucius Lafayette series. After an aborted attempt at almost assassinating one of the most powerful werewolves (Adolf Hitler) that Earth has known, Lucius almost kills his son for the two attempts that Cage has taken against Lucius' life.
The Blizzard Bride - Sweet Western Romance
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Series: The Blizzard Bride. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,660. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Blizzard Bride - Sweet Western Romance December 1879. Winter is descending on the frontier homestead of Nate Langdon. A blizzard rages. Nate is reading--when he hears the neighing of a horse. The horse is saddled, but there is no rider. He finds by the brook the frozen body of a cattle driver. Desperate to save the man, he scoops him up. It takes Nate a minute to realize--he's holding a woman...
The Hanging Tree
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Price: Free! Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
In the old west punishment comes swiftly. Especially when the crime is murder. Mort Clancy - a pathetic drunk - had one to many drinks at the local watering hole and he did something stupid: he shot the sheriff. Now there's a new law in town, and Mort's on his way to the hanging tree. But the hanging tree has a terrible reputation, and what dies on the tree doesn't always stay dead.
The Rescue
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Series: The Lady Pirates · Pirates: Abigail. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Bluetrix Books. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Abigail: sailor, daughter, pirate. When the law catches up with her father, Abigail must outwit rival pirates and a federal marshal to get him back.