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If Words Could Tell
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Price: $1.09 USD. Words: 83,660. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
William Shakespeare on his 450th anniversary has lost all patience with the level of speculation surrounding his authorship and is determined to meet it head on, he is helped by a chance event when a graduate actor dosses down for the night in a condemned inn that dates back to his time. ben is familiar with the controversy so assents to the writers' plea so agrees to accompany him to his own time
A Reluctant Warrior Volume One The Beginning
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 150,790. Language: British English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Volume one of “A Reluctant Warrior” tells of the adventures and travels of Ranulf, from his lowly beginnings as a ragged orphan, to becoming a national hero. His adoptive parents send him to the Athelney court of King Alfred to become a scholar, but he becomes involved in the defence of the realm. The army is on the brink of an important victory over the Vikings when he is captured and made slave.
The Fire Within
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Series: A Tribal Song – Tales of the Koriba. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,020. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In the heart of Africa, 43,000 years BCE, Temfe of the Koriba sets out to rescue his allies the Baroni - and the beautiful Hara - who have been enslaved by the fierce Gomneen tribe. To save his friends Temfe must fight alone. Only cunning can free them. But as hunger for revenge burns his heart, can Temfe defeat the monster that shadows him, closer than his own breath?
The Iron Wire: A novel of the Adelaide to Darwin telegraph line, 1871
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,400. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014 by infinity plus. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
A young telegrapher travels halfway around the world to help create one of the technological wonders of the Victorian age: the construction of a single galvanised iron wire between Adelaide and Darwin, crossing two thousand miles of wilderness. A novel of human hope and progress in a land where men die, women are widowed, and bushrangers live by the lie and the gun.
The Fortune
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 144,030. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Jack Mallory has vowed to abandon his nefarious seafaring life to be with the woman he loves, but his final act of piracy leaves him facing the noose. His one chance at freedom: a deal with an old enemy. He soon discovers the price of freedom could mean the death of many others and the forfeiture of his hopes for an honest life with those dearest to him unless he can break his deal with the devil.
The Windmill
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,230. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Holland 1943. The family of a young Jewish girl is killed by the Germans. She hides from them in a windmill with two members of a shot down RAF bomber, an Australian and an American. The American is captured and sent to Auschwitz. The girl and the Australian escape to England and eventually to Australia. In the years that follow the disparate lives of the three are gradually drawn together again.
Charlotte: the practical education of a distressed gentlewoman
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You set the price! Words: 57,650. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
In this sweet romance, Charlotte DeVere, left destitute and alone in the country by her gambling father and brother, is forced to put the family estate up for sale after their demise. The unspeakably vulgar Freddy Oswith purchases it and almost immediately his extended family takes up residence. Naively Charlotte flees to the city of Bath and then to London, hoping to meet the man of her dreams.
The Ymani Chronicles
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,170. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Life is perilous for a captive fleeing a bandit camp in primitive Mongolia with two damaged daughters. Danger dogs their steps as desert demons, gods and a strange stone cylinder, murder and revenge spice a new romantic mystery.
The Eel Man of Grimsby
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,830. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by SDS Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Dan Noakes inherits a license granting sole rights to fish for eels in Grimsby Docks. The license was gifted to his family in King John's time, but is it a blessing or a curse? Gritty portrayal of contemporary Grimsby and its fishing industry from fisherman John Coffey.
Homeland's Hope
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,180. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Stage and screen legend VIRGINIA BENOIT performs for standing room only crowds in her adopted home of France. When the Nazis roll into Paris, she flees to Casablanca, taking the heart of a enemy General with her. While in there, Virginia devises a plan to use her position, talent, and influence with the high ranking Axis officer to aid the Allied cause.
Thanksgiving
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Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Fiction based upon truth. In any story told there is some truth woven in the tale. I heard this story from an English teacher whom I met in South Korea a few years ago. At the time I thought it tear jerking, but when she’d finished, a warm ending made my old heart glow. So, all of you out there intending on enjoying a turkey dinner, perhaps a reminder of who really to be thankful for back in 1621.
The Country Girl
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 198,280. Language: British English. Published: October 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
upon her marriage to the marquis of st. austell country bred mary sinclair is pitched into regency society with only her native wits and singing voice to help her. can she find her feet in society? can she save her husband from kidnap and death at the hands of smugglers and at the same time prevent the predatory miss cardew from stealing him from under her nose?
Warden of Time (The After Cilmeri Series)
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Series: After Cilmeri, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,970. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Warden of Time, the ninth novel in the After Cilmeri series, continues the story of time travel, romance, and adventure begun with Daughter of Time. Other books in the series include a novella, Winds of Time, and eight novels: Daughter of Time, Footsteps in Time, Prince of Time, Crossroads in Time, Children of Time, Exiles in Time, Castaways in Time, and Ashes of Time.
The Hellions
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,240. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
As heir to the richest plantation in the South, Cynthia Deavors enjoyed the privilege of royalty. But her roots were cursed by corruption. She couldn't control her twin brother's decadent lust for female slaves, or suppress her mother's shameless affair with a young adventurer. Nor could she deny the raging love that swept her from the pinnacle of wealth and power.
Le Rital (1 - Dans l’Enfer de l’Isonzo)
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Series: Le Rital. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 113,660. Language: French. Published: October 18, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Inspiré d’une histoire vraie, ce roman retrace, à travers le parcours du personnage principal, le long cheminement vers l’intégration des Italiens arrivés en France au début du XXe siècle, époque tourmentée.
Freedom's Pilgrim
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Price: $4.96 USD. Words: 80,680. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
There really was a 13 year old boy named Miles Philips who went away to sea in 1568 to join John Hawkins third slave trading voyage from Africa to the West Indies. The English ships were ambushed at San Juan in Mexico and although Miles escaped he was later marooned on the Mexican coast and it took him 17 years to get home.
The Regent
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,670. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Galla Placidia, exiled sister of the Roman Emperor, is determined to put her young son on the Western throne but is opposed by her cousin and by the ruthless General Aetius. She is aided by the barbarian Aspar, who loves her but is tormented by his own dark secret. As events move to a stirring climax, Galla must choose between her fierce ambition for her son and a life with the man she loves
A Dead-Game Sport
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,980. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Dayton Shannon made two promises. One was too protect his little brother and the other was to earn enough money to get to the 1893 World's Fair in Chicago. Both seemed unattainable when his abusive father arbitrarily shipped him off to his uncle in Lexington, Kentucky to learn the horse trade. The job turned out to be bookmaking and it led him on an adventure that would change his life forever.
Riding the Devil
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,560. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Riding the Devil tells the story of José, an eleven-year-old boy living in the rich setting of a Southern California Rancho while California was still part of a newly independent Mexico. José dreams of being a vaquero, a cowboy. However, he must first conquer his fears by facing the injustices of his era, animal cruelty, wild animals, and the vindictive young vaquero, Chaco.
Love Conquers All
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Price: Free! Words: 37,010. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014 by Hylton Smith. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
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A young man responds to the needs of his country and leaves home to head for a training camp in the armed forces. Initially he is stationed only fifty miles from home, but it wasn't long before he ended up at the other end of the country. The unit was on the edge of a beautiful village, and it wasn't long before the new recruits got to know the local countryside and its residents.