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The Pawn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 125,400. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In 1879, Josefina Taylor’s ambitions are shattered by the Elders of their strict society. To escape she breaks their rules, then faces a life of desperation and fear. The pawn in a plot to destroy everything she values, she fights for her dream.
According To The Rules
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,340. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Rene Lamour, a libertine, is a premier danseur. He is a favorite of Parisian balletomanes, is loved by his beautiful mistress, prima ballerina Sabine De Vere, and lives a life of comfort with no qualms and no consequences until he seduces a beautiful underage coryphee. Then he is tossed into a maelstrom from which there seems no escape.
William Shakespeare Meets Ghosts in the Library
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,870. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In "Shakespeare Meets Ghosts in the Library", English playwright William Shakespeare's ghost meets the ghosts of Ben Franklin, Harriet Tubman, Christopher Columbus, and others in a modern day Midwestern United States library. Shakespeare is very surprised to learn the identity of the other ghosts, and where he now haunts.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Book Thief
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 98 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 123. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » General
“The Book Thief” was written by Markus Zusak, an Australian novelist. It was a highly successful book when it was published in 2006 for the first time. The story of the novel is narrated by Death. The story is set in Nazi Germany. The narrator explains that he was very busy like Germany was busy.
Vincent and A.E. (Prequel to Amelia)
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 37,100. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
This romantic, historical adventure tells the story of what might have happened to Amelia Earhart. It is a drama of spies, intrigue, betrayal, and never-ending love.
Entangled Thorns
Series: Cedar Hollow, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,930. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by Thomas-Jacob Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Beth Sloan has spent the majority of her life trying to escape the memories of a difficult childhood. Born into the infamous Pritchett family of Cedar Hollow, West Virginia, she grew up surrounded by homemade stills, corn liquor, and an impoverished family that more often than not preferred life on the wrong side of the law. Just when she thought she'd finally escaped, she's been called home.
Didymus
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,570. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Who was the twin, the 'Didymus' of the Apostle Thomas? What happened to the Essenes, a secretive sect of Judaism who disappeared after the Roman reconquest of Judea? Maybe this book will explain what really happened and what is happening today!
Collected Historical Stories
Series: Collected Series, Book 4. Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 106,100. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
This Collection of imaginative short stories is a worldly voyage to distant pasts, and rich and magic cultures, which together form an impressive historic mosaic. Through the pages of these fictional stories we cross the subtle boundary into reality, transporting the reader to past worlds long lost in time.
Il canto di Ester
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,270. Language: Italian. Published: July 1, 2013 by Gingko edizioni. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Basata su documenti storici, la narrazione in ‘‘presa diretta’’ di quei giorni eroici che sconvolsero il Veneto napoleonico, quando degli uomini e delle donne seppero ribellarsi temerariamente a un esercito organizzato e compirono la loro disperata rivoluzione.
Le Fils du Lion - Signe de Piste
Price: $5.10 USD. Words: 53,540. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013 by Editions Delahaye. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe, Fiction » Historical » General
Rencontre de Karen Dixen et naissance de Stephan. Allemagne, 1944 : Paul von Treptow, complotant contre Hitler,est arrêté et exécuté, sa femme déportée à Ravensbrück. Son second fils, Aloïs, est sauvé de justesse mais se retrouve à l'Est. Ethiopie, 1984 : Aloïs, passant à l'ouest avec sa femme et son fils Frantz, est abattu par les Mig au dessus du Soudan, en plein désert. Seul Frantz en réchappe.
The Bronze God of Rhodes
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 146,310. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » General
Chares of Lindos was a Greek sculptor born on the island of Rhodes. A pupil of Lysippos, Chares eventually built the Colossus of Rhodes, now considered to be one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. These memoirs present the trials and tribulations (some of them hilarious) of the sculptor as he undertakes various projects and is forced into a number of adventures.
The Juno Letters
Series: The Juno Letters, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 89,340. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Letters discovered in a tin box hidden in the foundation of a small cottage in Normandy reveal a terrible secret. Antoine Bouchard's beautiful wife Marianne, his precious daughter Ariéle, missing. The lives of hundreds - perhaps thousands - of Allied soldiers preparing to storm Juno Beach on D-Day literally are in his hands. Standard ePub format.
Deception Past
Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 85,150. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013 by Katmoran Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
As a child, Sand remembered living before. She remembered her death in Dachau, but she didn't have a name for her past life identity until a former friend claimed it as her own.
Dragonfly Dreams
Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 98,340. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013 by Katmoran Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Daphne Robin is ecstatic. She has just married Richard, the most wonderful man she's ever met, and they will honeymoon in Scotland. But on the eve of their departure, Daphne has a terrifying nightmare about Richard that leaves her shaken.
Five Flowers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 107,410. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013 by Katmoran Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Five Flowers is the story of five women who find themselves drawn together through several lifetimes. The challenges they face deal with love, betrayal and finding their way to personal independence.
Kenyas neue Hoffnung
Series: Kenyas Geschichte, six. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 229,180. Language: German. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Das sechste Buch der großen kenyanischen Familien-Saga, erzählt vor dem Hintergrund wahrer geschichtlicher Begebenheiten. Sein 89. Geburtstag steht vor der Tür und er stellt bei einem Rückblick auf sein Leben fest, wie wenig sich im Land, der Republic Kenya, verändert hat.
The Rockaway Boys and Maggie
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 58,170. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Rockaway Beach, NY, the few days between Labor Day, 1943 and the start of school back in the city. The east coast is vulnerable to spies launched from Nazi U Boats. After a lousy summer, Donny Becker, Ben Kaplan, and Maggie McCrane vow to do “something that counts.” They’ll have a great adventure that will save New York, and affect the war effort, their country, the world.
Grey Tide In The East
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 54,860. Language: British English. Published: June 12, 2013 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
An alternative history of the First World War. A vivid, realist and exciting fictional account of events in 1914 following the decision by the German Kaiser, Wilhelm II, to withdraw his troops massed at the Belgian border and to re-deploy them against Russia instead – if that decision had not been reversed. (UK edition)
Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes 1
Series: Normandie légendaire, Book 1. Price: $5.30 USD. Words: 58,060. Language: French. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » General
Vingt-quatre histoires courtes entraînent le lecteur à travers l'espace et le temps de la Normandie. On y vagabonde ainsi d'Est en Ouest, du Nord au Sud, en passant du XIe siècle au XXe siècle et du XVIIIe au XVIe.
World War 2 Waffen Storm Troops
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 480. Language: American English. Published: June 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
The momentum of Hitler’s Wehrmacht comes to a grinding halt on the Eastern Front when General Von Paulus’s powerful Sixth Army becomes trapped in the city of Stalingrad as the brutal Russian winter begins.