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Fool's Gold
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Price: Free! Words: 6,130. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
In this thrilling tale from yesteryear, Coyote Cal and Big Yap encounter their most challenging adversary yet: a Portuguese wizard able to change his shape at will. Our heroes will have to rely on their wits, skills, and loads of hot lead if they hope to foil this shape-shifter's evil schemes before he ends them, once and for all. Short Story - Weird Western / Humor
Goldmine in the Sky
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This novelette is a story about a family who travels with a wagon train to Colorado in search of gold. They follow the South Platte to Thompson Creek where they make their new home. The daughter falls in love with the wagon master who turns out to have a reputation as a gunfighter. They eventually strike it rich but the gunfighter gets in trouble with a sheriff and narrowly escapes a hanging
Ghost of the Airwaves
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Ghost of the Airwaves is the suspenseful tale of radio actress Abigail Hanson, whose husband died under mysterious circumstances. Everyone believes the culprit is caught until a mysterious typed letter from "Ghost of the Airwaves" comes through her mail slot. Abigail becomes determined to find out who killed her husband and uses her own observant eye to help coax the police along.
Stone Guardian
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Price: Free! Words: 7,310. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
During the yearly ritual for the Cireara, protectors of the standing stones, Sila’s big sister will make an extraordinary sacrifice. When during the ritual the yellow haired men attack, the future of Sila’s people and of the standing stones is seriously jeopardized. The story is inspired by the Avebury stone circle and the West Kennet Long Barrow burial mound.
Steenbeschermster
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Price: Free! Words: 7,200. Language: Dutch. Published: February 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Tijdens het jaarlijkse ritueel voor de Cireara, beschermsters van de staande stenen, zal de grote zus van Sila een buitengewoon offer brengen. Als tijdens het ritueel een aanval van de geelharen plaatsvindt, komt de toekomst van Sila’s mensen en de staande stenen in groot gevaar.
Sherwood Forest: Allies
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Series: Sherwood Forest. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 16,870. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
As the Sheriff closes in, Robin and his outlaws band together with Thomas and the rebellion. However, dissent within the ranks threatens the lives of everyone involved.
The Laramie Lawmen
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In the continuing Laramie saga Buck and Bart form a posse to track down a wild gang that killed most of the Riley family. The youngest posse man, James Riley, at age 16 shoots one of the gang members in Denver. The outlaw gang is then tracked to Salt Lake where they met their end.
The Hanging of Big Steve Long, a Western
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Price: Free! Words: 14,640. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
This story is a fast moving western. A New York family named Hansom moves west by wagon train on the Oregon Trail. The wagon master turns out to be a gunfighter who falls in love with Carla Hansom.
Badlands Bart, a Western
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,480. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In this story Charlie Burton, a New York neighbor of the Hansoms, travels first to The Dakota Territory where he gets into trouble as “Badlands Bart” then moves on to join the Hansom family at Laramie, Wyoming Territory. He becomes a master of the quick draw after considerable practice.
Cattle Call Songs, a Western
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This story is the forth in The continuing Laramie Saga wherein James Riley is sought by a bounty hunter and has adventures in Fort Laramie, Montana and The Black Hills of Dakota and falls in love with a Lakota Sioux Native American woman.
The Snake River Cowgirl, a Western
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,490. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This is a short romantic, action packed, western adventure story about a prospector who finds himself in charge of bringing up a girl child named Sandy. He raises her to be a typical cowgirl. Together they have many adventures on the banks of the Snake River.
עתליה בת איזבל /נובלה דרמתית
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Price: Free! Words: 18,550. Language: Hebrew. Published: February 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
עתליה תופסת את הכתר בממלכת יהודה לאחר שבנה – המלך אחזיה- נהרג בקרב עם המורד יהוא, בעת שביקר אצל מלך ישראל ביזרעאל. עתליה היא עובדת אלילי הבעל והאשרה- כמו אמהּ איזבל. היא רוצחת את כל הזכרים משושלת בית דוד- ובעורמתה עדיין מניחה לעובדי אדונָי בירושלים להמשיך בקיום מצוות התורה. כל זאת- למרות התנגדותם לעריצותה ולתרבותה. עתליה נופלת מחמת .טירוּפה: היא דורשת לאמץ ילד שנראה לה בחלומה ..פורץ נגדה מרד
His Inheritance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,880. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015 by Blushing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
A young woman is left destitute when her father passes away, as a distant male relative inherits everything.
Donehogawa
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,730. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
This story is about a small group of men and boys who sailed from Plymouth England in the year of 1626 and landed near Cape Cod. They were boat builders and therefore constructed a somewhat seaworthy craft. They were all fleeing from perceived danger and had no plan to return again to England.
The Return of the Dananites, and How They Changed the World.
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,840. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The two sons of Dan were named Pele Seti and Ochy Och, after great Dananite ancestors. Pele Seti emerged in history as Pharaoh Seti 1st, father of Ram Seti 11nd, and today the Greeks carry the name of his brother, Ochy Och (Ogy Og). Og died while establishing his Chou Dan (Jordan) kingdom in what is now Israel, but his son Mac Og, a 'Danovous', completed the task. They founded Jerusalem and Rome!
Deviltry
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,120. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015 by LARRIKINbooks. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Never trust easy money. For Sally Carson, there comes a time when casting aside instinct and taking the job is the only course likely to keep her starship, Wanderlust, in the sky. Passenger transport is easy as they come, the money easier. This go 'round, though, Sally should've stuck to her guns. What starts as a quick run to the moon soon becomes a run from danger Sally never wanted any part of.
Prairie Dog, a Western
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,710. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This novelette is a western action packed tale about a young man going west from Illinois following the Civil War and after getting in trouble with the law. He meets his idol, Wild Bill Hickok along with Calamity Jane in Abilene, Kansas. He marries a saloon worker and plays a lot of poker and engages in gun fighting.
Rewind Rewrite
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Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: British English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a secret and ancient chamber beneath the Vatican, a mercenary is commissioned to capture and bring back the truth. He soon learns that, when reliving old stories, there’s no safety in numbers. Rewind Rewrite is a new short story by Brighton-based writer, Justin McKeating.
His mate Jack
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,850. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
His mate Jack is a short story about a true australian hero named jack whome pushed injured golddiggers through the west australian outback and goldfields.
A Tender Moment: A Darcy and Elizabeth Short Story
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Series: Darcy and Elizabeth Short Stories, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
What if two weeks after the Meryton assembly Darcy no longer wishes to deny his increasing fascination with the bewitching Miss Elizabeth Bennet and her amazing eyes? What if he's the last man in the world she wishes to spend time with owing to his tendency of saying the wrong thing at the wrong time? Will he persuade her to give him another chance to earn her good opinion?