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Spake As a Dragon
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Price: Free! Words: 136,480. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Follow the adventures of the Scarburgs through the Civil War as they struggle to save their beloved plantation ‘Scarlett,’ overcome the fears of battle and withstand the hardships of prison life at the hands of the Yankees while constantly trying to decipher the code from the past. Does the code tell of treasury or is it a message of dire warning.
A Tender Embrace
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Series: Tales from Harrhein, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014 by MyVoice Publishing Ltd. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Pat is fishing in the South Seas with his new girlfriend, and is unhappy when she wants to use him as bait. A story from the voyage of the Queen Rose, the first carrack to be built in Harrhein.
Wagon Master
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Series: Tales from Harrhein, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014 by MyVoice Publishing Ltd. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
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Chad is a wagon master and he thinks he is a coward. He still manages to deliver supplies to the frontline, rescue wounded, befriend the young Princess Asmara and inspire respect in his enemies. A story from Harrhein, set five hundred years ago in a fictional world, of a different sort of soldier.
Confessions of Time Spent with Humans
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Price: Free! Words: 11,940. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
An account of a family torn apart by a secret as told by a chair, so sit and listen.
Sharma's Women
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Price: Free! Words: 97,890. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014 by Aichje Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Filled with pride and ambition, two shepherd boys lead their nation from disgrace to greatness. But the price is high--very high. And their task is complicated by the fact that Sharma never could say ‘no’ to his women.
Huckleberry Finn
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Price: Free! Words: 110,640. Language: American English. Published: August 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn was first printed in 1884, eight years after Mark Twain wrote The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. It starts up where the other story finished, and the two books together are believed to be the best that Mark Twain ever wrote. Huck travels down the Mississippi on a raft, facing many dangers on the way, and learning about life and what it means to be a friend.
Mowbray Brothers
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Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: Australian English. Published: August 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Saturday night, summer of 1920. Mowbray Park is where the local lads go for a laugh, a beer, and a smoke. Eight-year-old Lucky sneaks out of bed to discover his brother and hero has taken a dare that could cost much more than his one shilling bet.
The Broken Poppy
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Price: Free! Words: 29,710. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Remembering all those who died in WWI on it's 100th anniversary.
The Eternal Flame
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Price: Free! Words: 850. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
We do as we must in these troubled times to reconstruct that which God destroyed.
Once Upon a Kingdom: Blogisode One- Backstory
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Price: Free! Words: 800. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Once Upon a Kingdom is a weekly blogisode from Author Staci Brush. She distributes the story from WordPress.com. Episode one is titled Backstory.
Stone Giant
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Price: Free! Words: 13,020. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Nineteen year old Kassi is challenged to believe the unbelievable. There are puzzeling questions regarding her family history. Only by climbing Wondiboi Mountain can she find the answers. Could a race of giants, both human and reptile, have truly existed where she lives? Is it possible some remnant remains? What Kassi encounters is both terrifying and reassuring. Can she really believe?
Grace
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You set the price! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(5.00 from 1 review)
On March 17th, 1912, on his journey back from the South Pole and just thirty-one miles from One Ton Depot with its supply of food and fuel, Lawrence Edward Grace Oates left the tent which he had shared with four companions and went out into a blizzard. His last words, according to Robert Scott, were: ‘I am just going outside and may be some time.’ His body was never found...
The Lost Years of Jesus Christ
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Price: Free! Words: 34,670. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Joshua of Nazareth, better known today as Jesus Christ, is about to celebrate his thirteenth birthday and become a man in the eyes of his people. After witnessing young Joshua’s charisma and speaking ability at the Holy Temple in Jerusalem, a power hungry Sadducee priest named Moloch journeys to Nazareth hoping to recruit the boy for his own purposes.
Carve Their Names: An ANZAC Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Join Second Lieutenant Kelly as he leads his platoon of ANZAC soldiers in a mad charge onto the beach at Gallipoli.
Brother Gregory: Digression
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Series: Mendel, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 21,210. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
The Bones of Saint Hugh: How the bones of an English Saint survive revolution, a war and end up in a Brno church.
Brother Gregory: Gene One
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Series: Mendel, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 20,380. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Gene One: Introducing the monk Gregor Mendel, his friends and his enemies. How and where Mendel presented his results to the world - made history - and no one understood a word he was saying.
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.
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.
Shadow of Death
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Price: Free! Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
He sent a boy into battle. Now the boy returns a man. "Saul has slain his thousands, and David his tens of thousands!" King Saul cannot abide his people's worship of the young shepherd and burns with jealousy. When an evil spirit begins whispering into the king's ear, telling him his kingdom is at stake, Saul knows what he must do: Kill the boy. Short Story - 5,000 words - Horror / Historical
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.