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Mila's Tale
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
“Mila’s Tale” is midrash—the retelling of a Biblical passage. Half of it is a new Laurie King short story; the other half is the author’s commentary on the text (“Jephthah’s Daughter” of Judges 11) and her suggestions for further reading. This is the first in Laurie King’s proposed Ladies of Spirit project, a collection of Modern Midrashes accompanied by her analysis and reflections.
Encounters in Bethlehem
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,400. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Bible story of Jesus' birth tells that there was no room at the inn for Mary and Joseph because of the census crowds in Bethlehem. In the crowd, others were present to witness the couple, the star, the shepherds, and this miraculous birth. Encounters in Bethlehem tells the story of some of these everyday individuals at the inn and the affect on their lives of the birth of God's son.
Byzantium, Book 1: Dead Men's Road
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,010. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
In Byzantium Book One: Dead Men’s Road, a beautiful woman tasked with delivering a sealed package to the Invisible College in Byzantium is pursued by merciless bandits, relentless undead, and a charming scoundrel who has nothing to lose.
Lessons in Love and Life - A Short Story
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Series: The Oregon, 2.2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,060. Language: American English. Published: February 12, 2014 by Ylva Publishing. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Amy Hamilton finally has everything she ever wanted when Rika, the woman she loves, moves to the ranch. But years of having to hide her feelings leave her insecure, and her fears get the better of her. Convinced that Rika is growing bored with ranch life, Amy comes up with a daring plan.
The Mission: He Taught Me to Hope Christmas Vignette
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Series: Darcy and the Young Knight's Quest, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,660. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
~*~ Contains Bonus Excerpt from HOPE AND SENSIBILITY, the sequel to #1 Bestseller in Regency Romances HE TAUGHT ME TO HOPE ~*~ Bennet Carlton captures our imaginations in the novel He Taught Me to Hope, Book 1 in the Darcy and the Young Knight's Quest series. Join the precocious young knight as he embarks upon a mission to bring his Bennet and Fitzwilliam relations to Pemberley for Christmas.
From a Foreign Shore: Stories of History and Alternate History
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,050. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
What if someone had conquered the Vikings, claiming to be their gods? What if King Arthur's knights met a very different metal-clad warrior? What if you were ordered to execute a statue, and hanging just didn't seem to work? Five short stories explore different aspects of history, some of them grounded in reality, some alternative takes on the past as we know it.
Covenant
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,130. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014 by Prairie Rose Publications. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
Can a Christmas blizzard ignite love gone cold? Alone, abandoned, struck with guilt and grief, mail order bride Ella Green refuses to celebrate their first wedding anniversary by herself on the Nebraska homestead. Her fault Charlotte died. Her fault her husband couldn’t stick around. So it’s back to Pennsylvania. Until the snow hits.
The Mistletoe Mishap (A Regency Christmas Short Story)
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Series: Regency Christmas Brides, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,940. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
Seeing his intended betrothed under the mistletoe, Robert Wilmot, Viscount Alderton, can't resist stealing a kiss. He's quite surprised to discover her cousin, Isabella Stone, in his arms. And more surprised at how much he enjoyed kissing her. Unbeknownst to the two, a notorious rake witnessed the kiss and takes it for granted Isabella was a willing participant. The rake's attempted seduction of
Superficial Sacrifices
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
In this offbeat satire, a high priest living in ancient Egypt’s Golden Age reluctantly comes to grips with the distracting elements of modern life and its impact on religious devotion during the grand exposition of his kingdom’s most sacred holiday.
Sluicebox Series Volume 1 Issue 1
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
The Sluicebox Series is a collection of interesting facts and entertaining fiction about the Fraser River Gold Rush and the Cariboo Gold Rush of the 1800s in British Columbia. Read how Francis Jones Barnard’s express company grew from just a two-horse wagon to a fleet of stagecoaches. Issue one includes BX Holdup,a mystery about a stagecoach robbery during the summer of 1865.
Mayhem at Rock Creek and more Gold Rush Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,540. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Hardship and conflict follow desperate gold seekers as they travel up the Fraser River into territory previously claimed by the Hudson’s Bay Company. Galvanized by their own greed and determination, they brave swollen rivers and precipitous trails to get to the gold diggings where gold commissioners and justices await, ready to take advantage of the gold fever.
Letters of a Convict Girl, Age 11
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
At age 11 Rosie O'Brien is sentenced to 14 years in prison and transported to the other side of the world – the far Colony of New South Wales. In this wild place she has only herself to rely on. Her letters home record the trials, hardships and miracles that befall her. Somewhere in this God forsaken land is her convict father, but is he alive? Based on actual convict experiences.
Inpsector Hargarve, The Bloody Invitation
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,190. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014 by Mythix Studios. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
While solving a local crime Inpsector Hargarve receives a letter requesting his presence at a most disturbing murder in the Scottish countryside. The affluent victims have been arranged in a twisted display along with a strange message written in blood upon the wall behind them.
Aphrodite's Curse: A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,190. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Aphrodite’s Curse is about a dynasty’s fall from grace, unrequited love and retribution.
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.
Rose in Dreamland
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Coney Island in 1907, known for its freaks and spectacles. But for Rose, Coney Island becomes a place of wonder, a place that makes memories. A place that saves lives...
Sir Dagonet, The Gentle Giant
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Sir Dagonet, one of King Arthur's knights was a tall and quiet, gentle man. Even though he was a fierce fighter, he also had a softer side. What happens when an unexpected visitor shows up at the fortress gate with a gift for Dagonet? Will he accept the gift and fight to save the one he loves?
Mistletoe Magic, A Christmas Regency Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,420. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
(5.00 from 13 reviews)
At the Christmas Eve masquerade ball, Evelyn plans to lure Michael underneath the mistletoe. With a single, earth-shattering kiss, she's certain he'll finally realize she's the only girl for him. But her childhood friend, Colin, has the same plans for Evelyn. They'll both need the magic of a mistletoe kiss, but only one will succeed in their plans.