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Edward’s Right Hand
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,290. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Many adventures lie in the path of Justin who is right hand man to King Edward I. Things get complicated when Justin secretly marries a Jewess at a time when King Edward is persecuting the Jews. There are many battles with the Scots and Welsh and much consternation when Edward forces Justin to marry a French harlot because he thinks that Justin is unmarried. Then things get interesting.
St. Luke and the Smile of the Madonna
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,350. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
When Abbess Katrina dies under suspicious circumstances and an antique preparatory drawing of a famous Renaissance painting is discovered in her desk,the police search for a possible murderer, while art-historian Irma van Doern seeks answers to questions about the drawing: who was the model for the Madonna? did the painter himself model as the saint? what happened between painter and model?
An Irish Nurse in Africa
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 154,300. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Historical novel during Boer War of 1899 in South Africa. An Irish Nurse, Frances O'Driscoll, is serving with the British Royal Army Medical Corps in the Colony of Natal when war breaks out. She has many adventures, including capture by the Boers. Frances meets her older runaway brother who leads a Boer Commando. A tale of divided loyalty, a feisty young woman making her way in a man's world.
Pearces' Ocean
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 132,540. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011 by Bev Robitai. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Author Tony Pearce uses his own family legends as a base for this rollicking tale. Simon Pearce, born in poverty on the Isles of Scilly in Cornwall, England, escapes a dangerous life of smuggling to rise up through the ranks and eventually captain his own ship. He marries a beautiful Portuguese woman, starting a family dynasty that flourishes through the excitements of the 18th century.
Rush To Destiny
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Series: Western, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 124,330. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
Edward Fitzgerald Beale was the quintessential western man, eclipsing John Fremont and even Kit Carson in adventure and accomplishment. No one did more for Manifest Destiny. This is not only an exciting and fascinating tale...but a true one. Don't miss Rush To Destiny, if you love history and the American west.
Loyalty's Haven - Victoria Chronicles Trilogy, Book 3
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Series: Victoria Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 116,500. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011 by Whitlands Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In the final chapter of this popular family saga, new challenges await as Nancy continues her charity work in Victoria. In 1918 as the war comes to an end, tragedy strikes in the form of the deadly Spanish Influenza Epidemic. Whittle's extensive research dispels any thoughts that the Pacific Northwest was not affected by this dreaded disease - then happy news boosts morale in the Brown household.
Loyalty's Reward - Victoria Chronicles Trilogy, Book 2
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Series: Victoria Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 147,740. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Whitlands Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
With the beginning of WW1, Nancy and Dan find their plans temporarily altered as Meg and Jeb become special friends. Meanwhile, Dan fights off pressure to enlist in the army due to other commitments. Nancy discovers the war effort is beckoning as Seattle friends provide her with an exciting opportunity.
The Doña
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 121,100. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Shalako Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
She to California as a young bride in an arranged marriage. Now she owns seventy-five square miles of property bordering the Mokelumne River where gold has been discovered. They want her land and will stop at nothing, even if it means her murder. Mitchell’s research of the customs and traditions of the mining towns and the ranchos gives The Doña authenticity.” The Modesto Bee
Bound by Loyalty - Victoria Chronicles Trilogy, Book 1
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Series: Victoria Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 119,720. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Whitlands Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Nancy and Dan's friendship begins in 1900 in a Victoria BC orphanage. Tracing their lives for the next 20 years, Whittle writes with such passion and sensitivity, using actual events, facts, characters, and locations that his readers find it difficult to discern fact from fiction. Fans describe this series as awesome, entertaining, a refreshing change, and wonderfully educational for all ages.
Druids
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 134,400. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Hades Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Rhonwen, a healer, keeps the Druidic culture and practises alive in a land ravaged by a Roman civil war. Sworn by her Mother to a blood oath of vengeance, she must choose between fulfilling the promise or following her own heart`s path.
Clare: A Novel
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 237,880. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011 by Alcuin Communications, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Clare Keane is fourteen years old when her mother dies of pneumonia in the tenement room they share in turn-of-the-century Cork, Ireland. Left with two younger brothers, her closest family thousands of miles away in St. Paul, Minnesota, Clare begins a dangerous journey that takes her from Cork through the port of Queenstown to Ellis Island, New York, and finally St. Paul.
Between the Dark and Dawn
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,690. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
An historical novel of the great San Francisco earthquake and fire
The Last Letter
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,140. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
She wouldn’t have believed it if she hadn’t found the letter... Katherine's mother arrives on her doorstep, dying, forcing her to relive a past she wanted to forget. After years of anger, can Katherine find it in her heart to understand why her mother made the decisions that changed them all? Can she forgive and finally begin to heal before it’s too late? Will the letter set them free?
Streets of Hope - Lizzie Series, Book 3
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Series: Lizzie, Book 3. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 109,880. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011 by Whitlands Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Lizzie's empire continues to expand but her reputation and good deeds have now come to the attention of evil competitors. A visit to the farm in Hertfordshire includes an unexpected happy awakening but her journey to adulthood was never meant to be easy. She and Quon meet an unexpected and deadly adversary who changes their lives forever. Book 3 of 4
Line by Line
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 125,260. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The 1930s: As the Great Depression deepens and her family disintegrates, Maddy Skobel flees her central Ohio town—by freight train—determined to make her own way. Learning to survive as a hobo while facing hardship, danger, and violence, Maddy must discover her own resourcefulness and strengths.
The Last Man's Dead
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 122,250. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011 by Strict Publishing International. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Espionage, political and military intrigue, double agents, seduction, murder, lust and love may have been part of everyday life for some of those living in Berlin during the years it was a divided city. For a few, like Rudolf Hess incarcerated as the sole prisoner in Spandau prison, life was simpler, and yet he held secrets that would be politically devastating if he were free to reveal them.
Edward
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 114,830. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The author is hypnotized into a past-life, that of the future duke of Buckingham; fabulously rich, with a better claim to the throne than the King, but a prisoner of the Tudors. 2 saving graces: Edward’s love for Eadie and their daughter – and his inheritance of the Holy Grail, the Sword and Druid Glass. They don’t save Edward, can they save the author.
Lizzie's Secret Angels - Lizzie Series, Book 2
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Series: Lizzie, Book 2. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 100,640. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011 by Whitlands Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Lizzie's youthful 'spies' discover a distressing secret well-hidden by local authorities. It's the end of 1805 and Lizzie and Quon soon find their busy lives taking a disturbing, yet exciting, new direction as the Napoleonic Wars continue. A trusted friend stumbles onto a stunning secret from Lizzie's past while Lizzie herself utilizes old friends and business associates to increase her circle.
The Convict Maiden
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,060. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Critically acclaimed novelist Robert Reuland presents the story of Julia Hannaway, a young Englishwoman convicted of murder and banished to Australia in 1827. A love story entwined in an adventure through a dark and perilous world, The Convict Maiden is surprisingly uplifting.
Legionary (Legionary 1)
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Series: Legionary, Book 1. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 126,490. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Roman Empire is crumbling, and a shadow looms in the east…