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Pommeroy
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Price: Free! Words: 154,870. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Desperate actions of the rich and powerful keeping their secrets in this sweeping family drama of the great house of Pommeroy breach class divides in the epic style of Downton Abbey. Lord Richard Devenish returns wounded from the Boer War where his friend Jack has died. But the shattering results of Jack’s dying message to his sister Lily create, from heartbreak, reconciliation and a new love.
The Shiny House
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Price: Free! Words: 11,430. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
After a school field trip to Cannington Manor Historic Park, Tom and Ella embark on their own field trip to discover the history of the Humphrys/Hewlett house. They uncover what appears to be a treasure hunt left by one of the house's former occupants and find themselves having to protect the house and their research from some mischievous classmates.
格斗士的抉择
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Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
怀着建功立业和探索冒险的理想,埃里克和他的朋友们加入了战无不胜的迦太基军队。不幸的是,战局发生了统帅汉尼拔都没预料的逆转,埃里克和朋友们落到了罗马人的手里,并被逼迫走上血腥的格斗士不归之路。前方等待埃里克的是什么?埃里克能够在朋友的帮助下活下来么?
Ford At Valverde
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Price: Free! Words: 51,230. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
One man’s attempt at dodging the war while on a treasure seeking mission for gold, leads him on a quest that he never imagined possible. From the timber mills of Wisconsin, into the deep South and the rugged West, nothing will keep Daniel Stone from going after what he wants. He would rather die trying to get where he wants to go, than to die with the regrets of a life unlived.
Fortune's Hazard
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Price: Free! Words: 104,910. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
Georgiana Leighton’s worthless husband has gambled away all her money in the ‘hells’ of Regency London before being murdered by another player. The penniless young widow must risk all on a chance to save herself and her child by accepting sanctuary among strangers on Exmoor. Who to trust among her new companions? But sinister intrigue and danger lead, finally, to a powerful love.
A Gladiator's Dilemma
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Price: Free! Words: 10,240. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Eric and his friends joined the Carthaginian Army for glory and adventure, but when a disastrous turn of events Hannibal Barca himself failed to foresee occurred, they were captured and forced into the harsh and bloody shoes of Gladiators. Can Eric lean on his friends's shoulders to survive what lies ahead?
Forty Days: Neima's Ark, Book One
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Price: Free! Words: 42,890. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
The epic story of Noah's Ark, retold from the perspective of Noah's sixteen-year-old granddaughter.
Kings Pinnacle
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Series: The March Hare Novels, 1. Price: Free! Words: 104,030. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Alex Mackenzie was born in 1754 in the Scottish lowlands on the border between Scotland and England. Alex, his father, and his two older brothers were members of the last band of Reivers (outlaws) that operated along the border. A few years before the start of the American Revolutionary War, Alex ran afoul of the British authorities. His only alternative was to leave Scotland for America.
Beekeeper Version 2
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Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A father keeps secrets concerning a mother's death
The Invitation
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Price: Free! Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
When Arabella and Mariana Gray are presented with an invitation to assume residence in their landlord's grand country estate, a decision must be made. It isn't as simple a matter as it seems. The Invitation is bonus material—the first five chapters of the original version of Cry of the Peacock—reworked to be told as a short story.
Secrets
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Price: Free! Words: 21,320. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
It’s fascinating to discover your family history or is it? What if you find out something you’d rather not know?
Tess Mercury and the Wanton Wife
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Series: Tess Mercury, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013 by DC Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Tess Mercury and her posse are the best damn bounty hunters in the west. This is the story of how Lightning Hazel Harley with her arsenal of death rays, stun guns, incendiary devices, explosives and irradiated lizard spit joined the gang and helped them capture the infamous Chicago loan shark, Rudy the Roll Ricone.
The Spurs of Iron Eyes (Iron Eyes Western #3)
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You set the price! Words: 28,720. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013 by Piccadilly Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The third adventure featuring bounty hunter, Iron Eyes. Reaching the border town of Rio Vista, Iron Eyes had come to a crossroad in his life. Fortune had become a millstone around his neck but when the priest asked him to help th villagers from marauding bandits, Iron Eyes accepts the challenge.
An Accidental God: The Evolution of Religion, or How a Boy from the Dawn of Civilization Became the God of Jews, Christians, and Muslims
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Price: Free! Words: 84,160. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 by Double Triangle Press LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
Through a series of accidents, a boy from the dawn of civilization became the God worshiped today by billions. Coincidental events and human misunderstanding take the place traditionally occupied by the hand of God. When Abraham sees that only one of the idols on his altar remains standing during an earthquake, he is launched on a journey that takes him to new lands and new ways of thinking.
Encounter on the Caelian Hill
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Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The gladiators of General Marius' revolutionary army run rampant through the streets of Rome, slaughtering the supporters of Sulla. Is this the end of the reign of law and order, or will one of the rebels put a stop to the bloodshed?
El Lazo - The Clint Ryan Series
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Series: Clint Ryan, Book 5 · Western, Book 14. Price: Free! Words: 72,280. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 1 review)
1840's Alta California is on the verge of revolution. The Mexicans struggle to keep their gracious life-style, the Indians have sworn to defend their tribal heritage. America is determined to reach the shores of the Pacific. In this turbulent land comes John Clinton Ryan, an adventurer, a seaman, a man who must learn the ways of the vaquero if he is to survive.
Home, Where the Birds Won't Fly
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Price: Free! Words: 3,050. Language: Australian English. Published: June 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
2016, Australian journalist Darya goes back to her parents' hometown of Pripyat to report on the thirtieth anniversary of the explosion in the fourth reactor of the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant. "Home, Where the Birds Won't Fly tracks" her return home, and describes what she finds there. Runner-up for the 2012 John Marsden Prize.
The Fairytale Keeper Part One
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Price: Free! Words: 32,520. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
A fever claimed Adelaide’s mother just like a thousand others in Cologne where the dead are dumped in a pit outside the city walls. In an effort to save her mother’s soul, Adelaide’s father obtains a funeral for his wife by bribing a priest, Father Soren. An atrocity at the funeral drives Adelaide toward vengeance, but avenging the mother she lost may cost Adelaide everything she has left.
A Dream Fulfilled
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Series: Settlers of South Park, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 70,890. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Western
Life on the eastern Kansas plains in the 1850’s was tenuous at best. Add to that, marauding bands of thieving Comanches, and a fella would start having notions of moving his clan the heck out of there.
Depressing Ages
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Price: Free! Words: 7,550. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 1 review)
Luke Miller just wanted to go to college, but can he? No money, no job, and many hopes for life. So many opportunities, hopes and dreams, so little cash. After all the banks closed by Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s rule, money has come even harder to come by. If growing up in the thirties wasn't hard enough, a freak accident rattles through the tough times.