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Harriet's Journey
By Dottie Hicks
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,740. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
at the end of the civil war harriet hastings'and her three young children embark on a dangerous journey through the ozark wilderness in a cotton wagon drawn by two emaciated oxen to ft. smith where her husband has promised to meet them. her way is fraught with death. grief overcomes her. the answer comes on the wings of the wind; it is the elixer needed to press on toward her husband and home
The Roman
By Larry LaRocca
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 79,850. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
There is a holy man walking the deserts of a dry and dusty Roman province. Judea is known for two things, rabid anti-Roman revolutionaries and Holy men. There is a new holy man walking the streets of Jerusalem, the lakes and hills nearby. He speaks the old words in a new way, reaching the ears of all, including the mad Caesar Augustus. A warrior is sent. He will change the world by his actions.
The Unholy Grail
By M.E. Brines
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,330. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
The Nazis can never be defeated as long as they control the supernatural power of the spear plunged into Christ at the crucifixion. Someone needs to wrest control of it from them. Scoffed at by his skeptical superiors, Stuart perverts his assigned mission into a personal quest for the spear. But can mundane weapons defeat an enemy armed with supernatural powers summoned from the very pit of Hell?
Poverty Gulch
By R. William Rogers
Series: Cripple Creek Mining District, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,830. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Western
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Cripple Creek Mining District Series is a fact-based accounting of the discovery and early development of the gold fields in and around Cripple Creek, Colorado. Poverty Gulch tells the true story of how that gold was first discovered.
Sing The Song In Babylon
By Douglas F. Birch
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,190. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
It all began with a dilemma. And the dilemma was profoundly debilitating. It arose in the mind of an enthusiastic young man who had been raised in the circumscribed and ambivalent environment of a particular Presbyterian manse. Sunday by Sunday my father preached the life-affirming reality of Jesus of Nazareth. Imperceptibly at first, yet with increasing clarity as brain and body developed, all th
Teaching Patience
By Katie Crabapple
Series: Homespun, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,710. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Romance
Patience is a schoolteacher on the Minnesota Prairie in 1893. She loves her job, but when she has to confront the single father of one of her students about his lack of interest in learning, she’s left feeling angry. When the two are stuck together in a freak snowstorm in the schoolhouse with Patience’s students, they each learn there’s a lot more to the other than meets the eye.
Phantom Pilot
By Ed Dunlop
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,530. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Lt. Lance Wilkins is the pilot of a thundering F-4 Phantom with dozens of missions over North Vietnam. The son of a Baptist pastor, Lance is bitter toward God because of the death of his twin sister. Everything changes when his Phantom is shot down during a routine bombing mission. Never had there been an escape from the infamous “Hanoi Hilton”, but Lance had to try…
The Weeping Palm Tree
By Gideon Dashe
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 25,740. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
It is an African story about a blind pastor, Pastor Adamu Katnyam, who was trained by European missionaries. His assignment was to prevent the power of darkness that was to destroy the destiny of a child that will change the fortune of his community. It is a story that describes a community (Mhiship or Chip) that has never been written about in any formal journal.
The Conspiracy to Assassinate Jesus Christ
By Chris Seepe
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,110. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Jesus Christ is about to start a revolution—but it’s not the one he had in mind! Opposing forces in Judea, coerced by the most powerful man in the Roman Empire, attempt to maneuver Jesus as a pawn in a conspiracy to overthrow Rome’s second emperor, Tiberius. A new and original plot unfolds as the same biblical events are driven by new and plausible motivations of Pilate, Caiaphas and others.
Whispers in Williamsburg
By Wanda Luttrell
Series: Sarah's Journey, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,090. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Sarah knows something is going on in Williamsburg besides the war. Her uncle, who is against slavery,just bought three slaves. There are ghostly lights in the empty house on Waller Street. And she keeps hearing the code, "John 3:19," whispered in the streets. She has made a new committment to God, but her old head-strong curiosity leads her into life-threatening danger. Is God still with her?
A Hope Revealed
By Karen Baney
Series: Prescott Pioneers, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,840. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Exciting conclusion to the Prescott Pioneers Series. Mary Colter is left alone to raise her children. With her husband dead or missing, she strikes out on her own. Warren Cahill, foreman of Colter Ranch, is wary of her arrival. She reminds him far too much of his former wife. Will Mary’s hope for a life free from abuse finally be realized? Can Warren move beyond his past to embrace a new hope?
Healing Love
By Sophie Dawson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,190. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
0.25 star(4.33 from 6 reviews)
Lydia is on the run from her brother, hoping for a new life. Sterling is secure & confident. An ice storm sets them on a collision course in the shelter of a livery stable. Gossip brings them to marriage for all the wrong reasons. Can a forced marriage ever honor God? When the marriage is tested by Lydia’s fear & worry, Sterling’s pride, is there enough love to grow, survive and heal?
The Fist of God
By M.E. Brines
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,320. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
What if the Second World War wasn't just the largest war in history, but a supernatural struggle between spiritual entities? Can a confirmed skeptic defeat a coven of Nazi sorcerers on their home ground? What chance will the mundane weapons of the Allied powers have against ancient magic and an artifact said to have slain the very Son of God?
Papists, Spaniards & Other Strangers
By Bella d'Abrera
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,330. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Continuing in the second volume of her Revisiting History series, Bella Wyborn d'Abrera treats the second phase of religious turmoil in Tudor England
Sleigh Ride
By Katie Crabapple
Series: Homespun, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,070. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
The sequel to Mail Order Millie. Charlotte has gotten too old to stay in the orphanage where she was raised, so when her friend Millie, a mail order bride, offers to let her come stay with her until after her baby is born, she accepts. A Minnesota farmer Millie knows pays for her fare so he will have a chance to court her after she arrives. Will Charlotte be able to deal with the hardships?
David
By Cheryl Lee
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
David is a child growing up quickly in an age long ago,where he not only loses his parents, but his only other relative-his grandfather. All too familiar like todays circumstances- uncertainty, homelessness and loss. However, the courage and strength instilled in this small child brings him into a hopeful future.
Mail Order Millie
By Katie Crabapple
Series: Homespun, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 21,570. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Romance
0.5 star(3.50 from 2 reviews)
George has a hard time dealing with his farm and his four children after the death of his wife. When the ladies at his church raise money for a mail order bride for him, he doesn’t argue with them. Millie has a short time to find her own way in the world before she is kicked out of the orphanage where she was raised. George’s letter about his requirements for a bride fit in all ways but one.
My Best Man's Mother
By Mary C. Findley
Price: Free! Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Once his friend Jeremy is free from prison it seems as if all Benny's troubles are over. It can't be that hard to get his mother married and get a new home for them both. Benny wonders if God can really make all things new -- Jeremy's scarred face, Uncle Tom's hard heart, and delay after delay of plans for a new future doctoring and spreading the Word out West.
Home on Stoney Creek
By Wanda Luttrell
Series: Sarah's Journey, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,710. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
The cry for freedom is spreading through the colonies calling many people to war, but Sarah's family feels called to a new, untamed wilderness called Kentucky. Kentucky doesn't feel much like freedom to Sarah, however, with its harsh living conditions and non-stop Indian raids. She can't understand why God didn't answer her prayers to stay in Virginia, and she vows she'll return some day.
Magdalene (A Short Story)
By Rachel Starr Thomson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
She is named for Miriam, the sister of Moses—one of the greatest women in Jewish history. Her people are all but slaves, and she dreams of doing as Miriam did: of dancing deliverance and ushering in freedom. But the dream is bitter, for she is Miriam of Magdala, possessed of seven devils. This is a powerful, poetic interpretation of the life of Mary Magdalene and the Messiah she longs for.