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Pretender at the Gate
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Price: Free! Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Captain Esmond Clyde-Dalton's adventure continues as he begins his search for a traitorous document linking many powerful Scottish nobles to the Jacobite cause. With James Stuart poised to cross to the Firth of Forth, will Clyde-Dalton be able to preserve the fragile Act of Union and save the woman he loves from unknown peril?
Scotch Rising
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Price: Free! Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Scotch Rising follows the story of English soldier Esmond Clyde-Dalton as he investigates the murders of two men in the Highlands of Scotland in 1707. Along the way he will be joined by a colourful array of friends as he untangles a dangerous Jacobite plot.
The First Book of the Pure
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,250. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Pures are people whose lives are long, and shrouded in antiquity and legend, yet still alive. Geronimo, an Apache from the Indian wars, King William of England, a Roman soldier, and a Pure woman who survived the Salem Witch Trials—these are some of the Pure. Normals, short-lived folks like you, are insignificant to them. Their struggle is intense.
Mysterious Miss Channing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,760. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Blue Tulip Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Charles Carrington, Earl of Ransford is the very epitome of a devilish rake and he has no desire to change it. However, taking up the reigns of his family’s estate brings his grand plans of debauching the whole of London to an abrupt halt. Charles can only imagine the boredom he will experience, living in rural Ireland and being disgustingly respectable. Then along comes Julia.
The Desert Raider
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,000. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Owen Foster is with the Special Air Service. He’s been missing for about five weeks and Mariyah Khoudry is trying to find out what happened to him. They’re legally married and she might be pregnant. Sergeant Major Bullen, stuck with the duty, will do his best to locate the lad, whether dead or alive. A short story of romance and adventure.
Golem
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Price: Free! Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Amid the horrors of a Nazi concentration camp, a prisoner evokes the memory of Golem.
El secreto de las estrellas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,680. Language: Spanish. Published: January 10, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
El secreto de las estrellas, obra de ficción histórica, se compone de dos cuentos y un relato breve.
Bombay, Decoded
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,180. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
A world War II novella for young adults... An adrenaline filled excursion of hidden clues dating back to the WWII, of Nazi spies, of decoys and secret passages, and above all a deathly hidden secret in the heart of Mumbai that may change the world as we know it!
Land Of Broken Promises - Maftur
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,450. Language: British English. Published: January 9, 2015 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Maftur knows she wants to marry the boy next door. Before settling down as a wife and mother, however, she aims to become a glamorous secretary and prove she can earn her own living. She is also fiercely patriotic and cannot stand by while Palestine, the country of her birth, is threatened with a takeover. She sets about attempting to rectify the political situation in a non-violent fashion.
Patriot
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 590. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
An Irish role in the Mexican American war that is still celebrated today. Forgotten in America, the events described in this fictionalized tale are still celebrated as a regional Mexican holiday.
Literature Companion: One Day In the Life of Ivan Denisovich
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 10,340. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“One Day In the Life of Ivan Denisovich” by Aleksander Solzhenitsyn was first published in 1962. It was first published in the form of a story in the Soviet literary magazine “Novy Mir” (New World).
The Alamo - Almost A Hero
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,300. Language: American English. Published: December 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Alamo - 180 years of mystery - We all know who won, but what were the last few minutes like? Who was the first Texan Killed? Did Davy Crockett surrender? Who was the last Texan out of the Alamo? Read the exciting novel of Thomas Bilbrey, he was "Almost A Hero!"
Lady Arabella
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Price: Free! Words: 14,910. Language: British English. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Dr.s William and Eloise Cairnby embark on an historical research visit to Bouchart abbey, hoping to uncover more of the truth behind its demise. Following a freak storm lasting two days, William ventures into the abbey and encounters Lady Arabella, who takes him somewhere he thought it was impossible to go. Can he survive the shock and fulfil Lady Arabella’s hopes for eternal rest?
Dinner With Charles Darwin
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,850. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Iconic scientist Charles Darwin invites a young American protégé to his home in the village of Downe, near London, England, where the two compare notes on Darwin’s theories of evolution, and survival of the fittest.
A Life Once Had
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,740. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
After losing his wife and daughter: oppressed by the political climate and worried he may be conscripted by the Nazis, Doctor Thomas Friedrich Schmidt enlists in the Wehrmacht Medical Corps at the start of World War II. His main focus in life is to care for the wounded troops, but is unable to come to terms with what is happening around him.
Um amor em perigo - Historical Dreams 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,790. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 19, 2014 by Candice Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Sterling observava o mar com o semblante fechado. Sua viagem a Bali era o castigo imposto pela rainha por sua estupidez. Porém, o destino fez Sterling encontrar ali o amor no qual não acreditava. Danielle, a jovem que cativou seu coração estava em perigo e ele teria que protegê-la... pois não suportaria perdê-la!
No Quarter: Dominium - Novella 1
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Price: Free! Words: 25,300. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
(4.71 from 7 reviews)
We begin in 1689 Port Royal, Jamaica with Atia Crisp and her sister Livia shipwrecked and sold into slavery. They are separated and Atia is used as a pawn in a deadly card game until she is liberated by Capitaine la Roche (aka pirate Gator Gar). They take refuge at Cherry Red's brothel and meet up with allies including the medication loving Dr. Strangewayes and Theodore Binge, the card shark.
Crossing the Lake and Other Stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,850. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014 by PetrelPublications. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Eight historical short stories set between the fourth century and WWII. Stories of rebellion, the London Blitz, William Shakespeare, The Irish rebellion, the Rebellion of Upper Canada in 1837 and more.
Smiley's Resurrection
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,770. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Young Smiley, the focus of a dark family secret, makes a painful decision with lifetime consequences. Was it the right one? With the help of a recovering alcoholic and a disillusioned call-girl, he finds the answer. This is a tale of uncommon courage and resilience of the human spirit.
Shaolin Iron Coffin
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 9, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The man tries frantically to break free from inside a dark and claustrophobic confinement, his heavy breathing and panting echoing inside the four walls. The closed latch on the outside begins to loosen. Exhausted, he makes one final strike with his bleeding knuckles. The lid springs open and he pulls his torso quickly out of the large steel box. … the Iron Coffin