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We Go Again
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,410. Language: British English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Not long after surviving the horrors of D-Day, Corporal James Bowden finds himself as part of a small group of soldiers marching through Nazi-occupied France. Supplied with orders that are vague and unspecific and surrounded by men he doesn't know, will James survive society’s desire for justice and revenge?
Brick Brannigan is Buried Alive on the Faroe Islands!
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Series: Brick Brannigan, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,580. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Did you read "Brick Brannigan is Knee-Deep in Peril!" and find it silly yet oddly charming? Well, there's more where that came from! We've had our share of zaniness, lost relics, and mind control, so why not take it a few steps further in the gang's quest to prevent the end of the world??
Alt Hist Issue 7: The Magazine of Historical Fiction and Alternate History
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Series: Alt Hist, Book 7. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 38,570. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015 by Alt Hist Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Alt Hist returns with the seventh issue of the popular magazine of historical fiction and alternate history. This is the biggest issue of Alt Hist so far and this time we have seven wonderful short stories for you—including two parts of the popular Battalion 202 series and stories from Alt Hist favourites Priya Sharma and Andrew Knighton.
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: Free! 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!
The Oath
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 122,230. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Oath tracks the intertwined lives of Dr. Katz and SS Doktor Bloch, who both survive Auschwitz and the war to practice medicine in the United States, never losing the stains upon their souls.
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.
Wolf Hook
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,270. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Jim Heydrich is the nephew of a Gestapo leader. Raised in Canada, he finds himself back in Germany during the war. Resisting an invitation to join the Nazis, he instead finds himself a member of an English-language theater troupe working in Occupied Europe. Unbeknownst to Jim, the leaders of the theater troupe are members of the British Secret Service, using the theater troupe to recruit spies.
Sendependaj homoj (romantraduko en Esperanto)
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Price: $8.45 USD. Words: 187,210. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: January 8, 2015 by Mondial. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Nobelpremiita romano, tradukita el la islanda al Esperanto de Baldur Ragnarsson. -- La epika romano (1934-35) rakontas pri la kulturaj kredoj kaj vivoj de islandaj kamparanoj komence de la 20-a jarcento ĝis iom post la unua mondmilito. Ĝi temas pri Bjartur, evoluinta de farmlaboristo al fiera posedanto de propra ŝaf-farmo, pri lia lukto kontraŭ la detruaj fortoj de naturo kaj moderna socio...
Balzac in Brazil
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 57,430. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015 by The Seashell Books. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
In post-revolutionary France of the early 1830’s, the elite combats dissent and opposition through a network of censors, and unofficial deputies. As modes of surveillance, the police also set up businesses, including brothels, publishers and cabarets, enterprises that affect not only the targeted population but entertainers, actors and authors, among them Honore Balzac and Henri Beyle.
Condor, Flying in Drake's Wake
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,080. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Condor is a young man who is in love with the sea, but his twin brother, Hugh, does not share his passion. Thirst for adventure puts the two young men on a ship with Francis Drake. When his brother mysteriously disappears, Condor risks the wrath of Drake on several occasions while he seeks his brother both in Panama and Europe. This is a story of brotherly devotion, greed, cruelty and revenge.
Interludes
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 46,550. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mashups
Ideal quick reads for those with limited time—perfect pauses for busy people.
The Milgram Victim
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,680. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Pearl Weber's short marriage with Fritz, an immigrant, ended when he disappeared in Europe shortly after World War II ended. It became the task of Pearl’s grandson Paul to reveal the gripping story of his grandfather’s life. Paul eventually puts together the pieces of the puzzle. But throughout his quest, the reader remains uncertain whether the trail is that of a victim or a predator.
Patriot
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 590. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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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.