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The Blue-Sprigged Dimity Dress
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is a SHORT STORY, a coming-of-age tale. Lisbeth Collins wants a new dress that her family cannot afford. She has outgrown the hand-me-down from her older sister and wants a new long dress that will signify she is no longer a little girl.
The Quell Stone
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,480. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Freddy never dreamed he would be living in St. Wigbod, alone, in an abandoned wing of his grandmother's mansion. He knows no one at school and must face his greatest fears...eating alone and sweaty palms. Freddy unearths the secret of the haunted lower basement of his school when he is cast back in time to 1607. Will he escape the savage Indians determined to kill him? The adventure begins...
Swallowcliffe Hall 1939: Isobel's Story
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Series: Swallowcliffe Hall. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,280. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In the final part of the 'Swallowcliffe Hall' trilogy, Isobel comes to the shell of this once-beautiful house with her gas mask in 1939, to stay with her grandmother Polly. Rumours of war are everywhere and it's an anxious time, especially for Andreas, a Jewish boy Izzie meets in the village who has escaped from Nazi Germany. Can she help his family find sanctuary at the Hall too?
Swallowcliffe Hall 1914: Grace's Story
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Series: Swallowcliffe Hall. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,910. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
'Downton Abbey' from the servants' perspective! It's 1914, and war is about to change the lives of the Vye family and their servants at Swallowcliffe Hall. The young men are going off to fight, while wounded soldiers arrive at the Hall to convalesce. Polly Perkins' daughter Grace, a reluctant kitchenmaid, may escape from the servants' hall, but can she ever find love beyond her social class?
Swallowcliffe Hall 1890: Polly's Story
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Series: Swallowcliffe Hall. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,860. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
For 'Downton Abbey' fans! Scandal, romance and intrigue in a grand English country house: Swallowcliffe Hall, home to the Vye family and their servants. As under-housemaid, Polly Perkins is expected to be seen and not heard, and nobody notices the quiet girl who cleans up after them. But soon Polly uncovers dark secrets lurking behind the Hall's elegant facade; secrets that will end in tragedy.
Hope and the Knight of the Black Lion
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,750. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Seventeen-year-old Hope rebels against her family's arranged marriage plans and her uncle's strange beliefs in Medieval England. She must fight sexual temptation and put her trust in a mysterious returned Crusader and his Arab friend when her home is attacked and her family kidnapped. A cryptic diary and a relentless enemy keep Hope off-balance but growing in reliance on God and her true knight.
The Onam Miracle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,710. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Meet Patyamal, a young princess living in Kerala, India in the late 17th century. All she wants is freedom which fuels her desire to do away with the caste system. She runs away from her posh life in the palace. Patyamal is forced to deal with life on the streets and discovers first-hand how the lower castes scrape for their very existence. Will she find truth? Will she find freedom?
Beyond the Shickshock Mountains: A Canadian Talon Saga
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Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 75,370. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011 by Asteroid Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
The novel exposes the travels and adventures related to exploring and settling the endless stretch of Canadian land in 18th century. Danger and intrigue, romance and pirate encounters bring excitement, hardships, and victories to honest young men of high spirit and love for freedom and justice.
Night Children: Dark Birth
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,930. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Annabelle and Roland learn to become vampires in preparation to fight Dominic, the master vampire that slaughtered their parents, and his horde of undead servants, dark witches, sasquatches and werewolves.
A Pirate of the Caribbees
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,560. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Pedro Morillo is the most feared pirate in the Caribbean. He swoops down on merchant ships of all nations but has a special hatred for the English. Rarely does any victim escape to tell the tale. Filled with pitched battles at sea, kidnapping and hurricanes young officer Courtenay beards the lion in his den for a final showdown to the death in the tradewinds.
Fitzroy: The Boy Who Would be King
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,660. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Henry Fitzroy is the bastard son of Henry VIII, this is his story from his birth to his tragic death.
Unhewn Stone
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,890. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Fighting legends in the Middle Ages is a dangerous game, even for the modern young magician known as the Chosen One.
Banjo Billy and the River Rat Kids
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,080. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011 by Raider Publishing International. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
By Billie Atamer
Where Soldiers Lie
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,670. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
A thrilling tale of mutiny and rebellion! India, 1857. It's all exotic and mysterious to Jack O'Hara, newly arrived to live with his aunt in Cawnpore. What Jack doesn't realize is that violence and war lurk just below the surface and are about to explode into a nightmare from which very few will survive. "…an absolutely terrific book…The pacing is flawless" Geoffrey Bilson Award Jury
The Youngest Navigator
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,930. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Airas Tinoco, a 14-year-old page at the court of Prince Henry the Navigator, sails as purser on a caravel exploring the coast of Africa. In the Gambia River the officers and crew of the ship are killed by poisoned arrows. Of the four surviving teen-age boys, only Aires is willing to navigate their homeward vopyage. Will they be hopelessly lost as they try to return to Portugal?
Hooligan Navy: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 15,940. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
When Eve Johnson, home during the summer of 1942, witnesses a Nazi U-boat torpedo a merchant marine ship off the Nantucket coast, she is determined to stop the attacks. The Coastal Picket Patrol, AKA the “Hooligan Navy,” forms to scout for U-boats, but they won’t induct girls. Eve vows to scout on her own, even though her family and the Hooligan Navy itself tries to stop her. (50 pages)
Ox Cart Angel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,780. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011 by Joel Arnold. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(4.13 from 8 reviews)
Claire and her father set out from the Dakota Territory, hoping to catch up to the large caravan of Métis fur traders that left the day before. Their destination? The bustling city of St. Paul, where Papa wishes to open a photography studio. But with only Bone Bag, their one-horned ox, to pull their squeaky cart, they soon realize they may have to make their treacherous journey alone.
The Foothill Spirits: Book Two - Shawnees & Runaway Slaves
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,150. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
This is the 2nd book in the Foothill Spirits Series, set in 1832, depicting the fictional Douglas family. Heather Jean awakens on Maggie Sue's grave and quickly moves off. She inadvertently stands on Morning Glory's burial mound and thereby desecrates it. Her spirit travels back to 1832, and inflicts on Morning Glory the same conditions that afflicted Maggie Sue in Book One.
The Foothill Spirits: Book One - Frontier Life & the Shawnees
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Price: Free! Words: 33,470. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
This is a historical novel set in 1803 for teens and parents. It uses fantasy and time travel to engage young readers with the fictional Douglas family, who are squatting in the Ohio wilderness near a family of defiant Shawnees, who believe the land belongs to everyone and refuse to move to Indian Territory in northwest Ohio. Both families are hiding from the militia (ordered to evict them).
Five Jaguar
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,640. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In the capital of the Aztecs, powerful Tenochtitlan, young men are raised to be warriors. Huemac hopes to prove his courage and skill on the battlefield, to find love and honor and respect. When his brother returns from war with recognition and fame, how can Huemac escape his shadow? Pride and ambition may come between brothers when Huemac fears he will lose all he desires to the hero Five Jaguar.