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Escapando Hacia Tus Brazos
Price: Free! Words: 13,030. Language: Spanish. Published: May 12, 2012 by Mary Heathcliff. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
En medio de la guerra nace un amor más fuerte que las ideologías.
Talwar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 216,510. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Imagine a corporation so powerful that it rules trade across the globe, fuels the first world war, creates governments and gives birth to new countries. It is 1746, the corporation is the East India Company and French and British trade interests are fighting for control of the decaying Moghul empire. A magnificent blend of historical adventure and romance "in the great tradition of James Clavell
The Gypsy Man
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 145,890. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Gypsy Man is a novel of the gypsy holocaust, a story of obsession, love, revenge—a tale of the gypsies' unique experience in the Nazi extermination camps, of one man's decision to avenge those experiences and to make his story heard, and of one woman's decision to defy boundaries and help him.
Steel Vengeance
Series: Steel Warfare, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,110. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Third of five adventure stories dealing with World War 2, tank warfare, love and survival. In these books we follow two cousins that fight for opposite sides in the war. Steel Vengeance pick up where Steel Queen ended. We follow Tommy Fletcher through the Italian Campaign in 1944 and 1945, and also the action moves between the battlefield and his time away from the fighting.
Brian: A New Beginning
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,080. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
10-year-old Bronislav finds that immigrating from the Soviet Union means facing bullying and other hardships. But he triumphs over adversity, handles a serious crisis, makes friends and even finds a way to make some money for his struggling family.
La Virada Por La Estela de la Adversidad: El Cuarto Viaje Desafortunado De Cristóbal Colón
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,860. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » General
This dual-language book about the calamitous fourth voyage of Christoper Columbus is designed for English-Speakers studying Spanish. The Spanish text is shown in boldface followed immediately by the English translation in italics. One can easily read the book in Spanish as one normally would or quickly check the translation to see how good their comprehension is.
Adversity's Wake: The Calamitous Fourth Voyage of Christopher Columbus
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,870. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » General
This dual-language book about the calamitous fourth voyage of Christoper Columbus is designed for Spanish-Speakers studying English. English is shown in boldface followed immediately by the Spanish translation in italics. One can easily read the book in English as one normally would or quickly check the translation to see how good their comprehension is.
Witch Island
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,180. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
A terrible storm casts a sailor from the rigging to an island unknown. He waits for rescue only to discover two more castaways. Now they must survive the island and each other until a ship can be hailed. The sea can supply their needs, but a dangerous plan threatens to destroy them where the island cannot. Will they still be waiting when help arrives?
Mundo Maya: Revenge of the Jaguar King
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 148,300. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » General
While vacationing in Belize, a trio of American archeologists tour the ancient Mayan site of Caracol. While they are there archeologists at the site make a discovery which draws the trio into a search for a lost city deep in the jungles of Belize. In their search they find a priceless treasure and become the instruments by which the revenge of a long dead Mayan king is exacted.
The Unquiet Land
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 105,380. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The newly ordained Father Padraig returns to his home village of Corrymore as its new priest. The mission he has set himself in addition to his parochial duties is to save the souls" of the proud, pagan fisherman Finn MacLir and his daughter Caitlin by converting them to Christianity...
The Quadrant: At the Mother of Waters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 150,930. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
First in a 3-volume narrative journey set in 19th century New England and on the high seas. Against the backdrop of conflicting traditions and beliefs, this shared account traces the unveiling merger of three unlike mariners—a Maine sea captain, a ship’s doctor, and a Welsh gypsy seaman—whose journey ultimately unites their lives and cultures, even as it divides their families and communities.
Provenance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,870. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Words Matter. Provenance is a novel about two ancient books that link the lives of ordinary people across centuries and continents. The locales and the books are real. The story is a mystery and an unforgettable tale of love, passion, yearning, and trust.
THE LAST TRUE ARYAN
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100,280. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The bunker Berlin 1945; Hitler passes the Reich Scroll to his beloved Joseph Beck, the face behind the Hitler Youth posters. Beck is given orders to take the Scroll and build the Fourth Reich. With three close guards he escapes Germany and settles in South Africa and begins the task of forming the next fascist regime. Sam Ferris stands in his way. An epic story
Steel Queen
Series: Steel Warfare, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,280. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
STEEL QUEEN is the second of five adventure stories dealing with World War II tank warfare. Each story can be read independently. We follow two cousins that end up on opposite sides in the war. STEEL QUEEN introduces Tommy Fletcher, a tank commander in France 1940. The story takes him to North Africa in 1942, where he meets an Italian nurse. THIS BOOK IS ONLY 99 CENTS.
Titanic - Letters in the Ocean
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays, Fiction » Historical » General
Three strangers, three classes - one fateful night... This is a part fact, part fiction piece about (possible) life on board the ill-fated ship
Sedili
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,500. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Sedili is a small village on the east coast of Malaysia. In an almost magical way Willem van Lier gets involved in the aftermath of an investigation his father conducted over a century ago concerning the illegal commercial activities of a Chinese businessman on behalf of Japan, which was heading for war.Reality and eastern mysticism are entangled in an imperceptible way.
Ridderzaal - Tea Plantation
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 129,300. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Experience Mark Roger's adventures in the exotic Far East where he falls in love with Abbie, a British diplomat's daughter, while building his financial empire. Mark's adventures takes him to the Philippines, Indonesia, Sri Lanka and mysterious India.
Angels At Sunset
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,570. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Historical » General
After witnessing the 1871 Chicago fire, attempting in 1901 to deliver a request for support for suffragists from President McKinley on the day he was shot, and jailed in 1917 for picketing for women’s rights, Jessica is returning to Kansas unaware of a revengeful man following-intent on murdering her family.
Ice Haven
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,130. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
(5.00 from 1 review)
Based on a true historical adventure as recorded in the diary of Gerrit de Veer, Ice Haven is the story of the first ever shipwreck and overwintering within the Arctic Circle in 1596.
A Perfect Madness
Price: Free! Words: 111,330. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012 by Brandylane Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
(4.67 from 9 reviews)
It is the autumn of 1938 when Julia Kaufmann meets Erich Schmidt while studying medicine at the German University in Prague. With Hitler’s army soon to invade the city and the terror of World War II looming, it is the worst of times for a Jew and a German to fall in love.