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Bluegums (Lucien Caye Private Eye Story)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(2.00 from 1 review)
Sounds like an easy gig for New Orleans private eye Lucien Caye. Escort a pretty lady to the bayous to confirm her father had died accidentally. Gator got him.
Crónicas Venecianas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,380. Language: Spanish. Published: February 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » General
A través de estos textos escritos por un ciudadano de Venecia, nos conectamos con un mundo paralelo en el cual la Serenísima se encuentra bajo el poder de un hombre, el Duce, que después de un fallido golpe militar ha logrado ganar las elecciones presidenciales. Desde entonces se ha dedicado a hacer cambios que afectan de manera adversa la vida cotidiana de los venecianos.
Atocha Farewell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,870. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
“Atocha Farewell” is a book about two lovers, who have a destiny, and a bond, unknown even to them until an accident sends the heroine, a very successful romance writer into a coma.
The Land Children
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,600. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Wars start for any number of reasons-domination-greed-jealousy are just a few of them. It is the innocent, the unprotected, the children who suffer the most. In England in 1940, the children of the major cities, ports and coastal areas were sent away for their safety. This is the story of four such children.
Morderstwo pod Jesziwą Mędrców Lublina
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,650. Language: Polish. Published: February 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Lublin 1930 roku. Do miasta przybywa oficer kontrwywiadu wojskowego, aby wyjaśnić aferę szpiegowską w zakładach lotniczych. Pomocy udziela mu rabin Majer Szapira, poproszony o to przez prof. Jana Czochralskiego. W tle otwarcie Jesziwy Mędrców Lublina i opis stosunków polsko - żydowskich do 1930 r. No i niepowtarzalna atmosfera mojego rodzinnego Lublina... Miłej lektury! Arkadiusz Moszczyński.
Klockupproret
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,780. Language: Swedish. Published: February 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » General
När höstterminen börjar hittar tolvårige Ingel Hansson och hans kamrat Peder Svartling två paket dynamit. Med detta fantastiska fynd börjar ett skolår som inte blir något annat likt. Klockupproret ger en levande bild av vardagen i ett gruvsamhälle i Bergslagen på 1960-talet. Och kampen om hackordningen bland de unga är lika grym då som nu. Klockupproret utkom första gången 1997.
A Poem of Science, Or This Our Frost-Weary Harbor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,830. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Epic, Fiction » Historical » General
A magisterial and powerfully original poetic epic of science history, this book presents with lyrical magic the triumphs and struggles of key sciences that have altered and shaped the terrain of modern culture. It skillfully combines praise and criticism for the various key figures and revolutionary moments in this history, including their breakthroughs and their personal struggles.
Sabará 18
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,590. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
A novel set in Colonial Minas Gerais, Brazil, 18th century. In Portuguese only. Everything happens in Vila Real de Nossa Senhora da Conceição do Sabará. A minor event, a Saint Joseph's statue was stolen from within a Catholic church, turns itself into a big mistery, along with a priest murder and some other strange occurrences.
My Enemy My Love
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,070. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Cosette is a spoilt, rich young woman, living near the North French city of Lille, whose privileged existence is shattered by the German invasion of France at the outset of the First World War. Rescued from being raped by a handsome German staff officer, they fall in love, little realising the twists and turns of fate that lie ahead of them.
The Bear And The Diva
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,580. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
The Latvian, Andrej Yakovlevitch Namnik, landowner and bachelor approaching middle age, takes time out from his business trip to Russia to take in the sights of the magnificent city of St. Petersburg. Within twenty four hours he rescues a beautiful Bohemian woman, Marie Subrtova, finds himself involved in a Revolutionist meeting, escapes a subsequent police raid only to find himself locked up.
Apocalisse a Palermo
Price: Free! Words: 45,250. Language: Italian. Published: January 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Alternative history
Nella seconda metà dell'800, il fornaio Paolo Puccio di Palermo e il guerriero-cacciatore Antilope Rosso del South Dakota incrociano le proprie vite attraverso una visione che fa vivere a ciascuno di loro la vita dell'altro, in luoghi diversi e lontani tra loro. Fino al 1864 a Sand Creek e al 1866 a Palermo, quando l'Angelo Sterminatore oscura per sempre i sogni dei due protagonisti.
Legends of the Lamed-Vav: Volume 1, Number 3: Descent Into Darkness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,460. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Inspirational
This story is a prequel to "Simple Chaim". Readers of that story will know that Raizel's father, Nathan, was a very hard-hearted man. But how had he been turned from the Lamed-Vav path of compassion and kindness? What traumatic events could produce a man like Nathan? In "Descent Into Darkness" we learn that, like Jonah, when we fight against our own destiny we end up in the belly of the Beast.
The Race
Series: Canawlers, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,980. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Follow the lives of the Fitzgerald family on the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal as Tony and Thomas Fitzgerald race their canal barge against a train. If you enjoyed "Canawlers" and "Between Rail and River" by James Rada, you'll want to follow this adventure set a few years after the Civil War during the canal's heyday. Originally published as a limited-edition chapbook for CanalFest 2003.
Intrepid - Revelations
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,810. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012 by SDS Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(5.00 from 1 review)
Who was Jack the Ripper? Did Hitler survive the war? Who shot JFK? Did OJ Simpson do it? Futuristic X-33 space shuttle Commander travels back in time to change history, after a meteor shower cripples the ISS. The imprisoned alien navigator of a secret flying saucer at Area 51 offers assistance, but a slip of the tongue diverts the journey to 1888 London, 1945 Berlin, 1963 Dallas & 1994 LA
Zsákpapírok
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,070. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012 by S.Back agency for hungarian literature. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Biographical
Mi rejlik vajon e furcsa cim mögött? Mit irt Gosztonyi János zsákpapirokra? Regényt, memoárt, naplót, netán abszurd történetet? Igen, mindezt együtt egy 20.századi ember életútját kamaszkorától a nyugdijig, illetve1939-töl a nyolcvanas évekig.
Return To Hougoumont
Price: Free! Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A brutal account of the storming of the north gate in the fight for Hougoumont Farm, a fictional story based on historical events. The outcome of Waterloo may well of hinged on the struggle for Hougoumont Farm, death is indescriminate in the turmoil and carnage of battle! Please leave a review for this story as it is free for you to read and feedback will help me write better stories. Thanks
The Driving Ambition of Edda Mussolini
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 103,600. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Like her father Edda loved cars Like her father Edda was driven by ambition Like her mother Edda married a man who loved other women. From the moment the Mussolini family moved to Rome Edda was in her element. Rome gave the teenage Edda a taste for the high life & love. But Edda’s ambition drove a wedge through her marriage until the day her husband was arrested by her father’s order.
Because I Go Like That and Fall Down in the Water
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,930. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 1 review)
Because I Go Like That and Fall Down in the Water is a touching novel about decency and deep friendships in an awakening agricultural Hawaii. It is a story depicting the era, the character of the people, and the changes to an enchanting land.
Gees van die Labrador
Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 87,360. Language: Afrikaans. Published: December 20, 2011 by Kameeldoring Boeke. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The book provides entertainment, especially to those who wonder about life on a farm. Country folk on the other hand may be taken back to their own days on the farm and find themselves reminiscing about their carefree times in the country. The book is based on a more simple life around a small rural town in the “Riemland” or thong country. Experience farm life as only Makkie can cook it up.
Dream In A Rainy Day
Series: FICTION, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Sandip, a communist revolutionary was released from jail after the movement had completely died down and he found the entire world changed and the dream to create a new world ended in utter frustration