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Hannah of Harpham Hall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,490. Language: British English. Published: August 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Hannah, a cosseted daughter, has grown up in the sheltered world of Harpham Hall. Headstrong and blinkered to dangers, she is saved from harm by a tenant’s son, Tobias Jenkins. Her avaricious stepmother uses this incident to justify sending her away. Hannah’s unlikely ally throughout is Tobias, who becomes her rock. Their love deepens, but what will happen when the secret of his past is revealed?
The Beltane Choice (#1 - Celtic Fervour series)
Series: Celtic Fervour, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,650. Language: British English. Published: August 28, 2012 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Can the Celtic Tribes repel the Roman army? AD 71 Banished from the nemeton, becoming a priestess is no longer the future for Nara, a princess of the Selgovae tribe. Now charged with choosing a suitable mate before Beltane, her plan is thwarted by Lorcan, an enemy Brigante prince. When danger and death arrive in the form of the mighty Roman forces, will Nara be able to choose her Beltane lover?
The Lady Hypnotist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,650. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Romance » Historical
In the late 1880s, Professor Simone Joubert, hypnotist and clairvoyant, plays to astonished crowds in opera houses, auditoriums and theaters throughout New York and New England. On stage, in the land of make-believe, Simone is completely at home, completely at ease. She controls her universe.
19 Years 10 Months 24 Days
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,140. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
A novel of time-travel and the Underground Railroad. Museum tour guide Sophie Irving is one day caught in a rainstorm that begins a chain of encounters with people from the past. As instances of time travel become stronger, Sophie and two of her friends land themselves in a posse of vigilante abolitionists and a dangerous plot to rescue a group of slaves from an 1857 auction.
The Marconi Men
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,000. Language: British English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.00)
When the ill-fated cruise ship Titanic set out from Belfast on 2nd April 1912, two young men were aboard to operate the Marconi Wireless set. Jack Phillips and Harold Bride worked in shifts to send telegrams, weather reports, and company messages for the passengers and crew. This is their story.
Everywhere
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,590. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A twisted fairy tale. The people of this strange kingdom must always think good thoughts, for their minds are monitored at all times by the Queen's beloved magical flowers, which grow out of every crevice in the land. The Queen rules over all, and hears all - all but one. The kingdom's Princess is the only hope in a world where all thoughts but hers are heard, and slaughter comes daily.
A Midsummer Night's Fling: Belinda Boring, Kamery Solomon, Lacey Weatherford
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,020. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
A collection of stories centering around the Midsummer Night celebrations and Fae. Each tale is filled with romance and fantasy ... prepare to swoon!
Abigail Moor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,000. Language: British English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.50)
Abigail Hammond has been raised as a lady by her guardian, Lord Edmund Hammond. However, her sheltered life ends when he falls ill. His heir, Frederick, returns to force her into a marriage of convenience. Abigail has to flee to York with her lifelong maid, Martha, at Lord Hammond’s insistence. Captain Rusk, an injured rifleman, helps her and together they discover love and who she really is.
Hadrian’s Rome: Hadrian and Reisha II
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,090. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00)
In Journey to Rome: Book One the beautiful and proud Reisha, a pagan healer, was stolen by General Hadrian. Now she will fight to prevent the General and his Praetorian Guard from blocking her way of attending Rome’s medical college. Once in Rome, she will work to heal their most popular gladiator, Dante. And when a woman is that determined, even the Fates have to give way.
The Three Fifths Fugitive
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,920. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Lukas Dvorak—pacifist, scientist, and circus acrobat—is living his ideal life working for an obscure Wall Street firm when he is inexplicably abducted and accused of stealing $15 million from his employer. Dvorak must rely on his wits developed from his time as a refugee from war-torn Grozny, Chechnya and as a young American immigrant to set himself free.