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Homeland's Hope - Part 2 of the Virtues and Valor Series
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,760. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Stage and screen legend VIRGINIA BENOIT performs for standing room only crowds in her adopted home of France. When the Nazis roll into Paris, she flees to Casablanca, taking the heart of a enemy General with her. While in there, Virginia devises a plan to use her position, talent, and influence with the high ranking Axis officer to aid the Allied cause.
The Perfect Lady Worthe
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,350. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by Parchment & Plume, LLC. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
The last thing Jane Cavanaugh would ever expect is to be married—she is an invalid, after all—but that doesn’t mean she can’t help with her sister’s husband hunt! (Even if it is with a wee bit of reluctance.) The last thing Gareth, Lord Worthe would ever want to do is to fall in love with his closest friend’s younger sister. But fate just might have something else in store for these two…
A Second Chance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 167,880. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
(4.89 from 56 reviews)
Amy uses the second chance she had hardly dared dream of to make up for the wasted years. But a familiar face from long ago makes an unwelcome reappearance, threatening her new-found happiness. Payback has more than one meaning, and sometimes people get what they deserve. "A Second Chance" is the sequel to the three-volume work "Promises to Keep"
Remembrance Day
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,880. Language: British English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
An epic novel following the lives and loves of three people, Evna Bellis, Joseph Tremaine and Leslie Hughes, from their birth in 1918, through childhood to adulthood. Both the men love Evna, both serve in the Second World War, both are totally different, one tall and handsome, the other small and scrawny. This book is the most personal yet written by S.D. Gripton, an may well bring forth tears.
Dreams of the Negev
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A short story written by L. Todd Wood while covering the Israeli/Hamas Gaza Conflict in the summer of 2014.
Flower of Iowa
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 238,070. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Flower of Iowa takes place against the turbulent backdrop of 1918 France. During the final months of World War I, young American Tommy Flowers must navigate the challenges of life in the trenches and his unexpected attraction to British soldier David Pearson. "Accomplished, touching historical fiction" with "a remarkable amount of flavor and detail" and "a compelling love story" - Kirkus Reviews
Four Steps to Death
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,050. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
"This absorbing, well-crafted tale…is a haunting description of the tragedy and irony of war…In this vivid narrative, the awful cacophony of war comes to life…the skilled author succeeds without moralistic preaching in highlighting the harsh reality, the utter misery, and the heartbreak of war in this intricate but fascinating book." VOYA
A Fiery Lass
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,790. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
"I don't know about it being romantic, but the view here is very much to my liking." "Yes, I agree; the view is excellent." His eyes rested on my semi-exposed breasts. And so began our hushed, yet explosive encounter. Fiery, self-absorbed Chanticleer Widden is about to meet her match. Let the heated tension begin!
Murder in the North End (Nell Sweeney Mysteries, Book 5)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,760. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2010 by Patricia Ryan. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Irish-born governess Nell Sweeney and Brahmin black sheep Dr. Will Hewitt infiltrate the worst Irish slum in Boston to keep Detective Colin Cook from being framed for murder in Book #5 of P.B. Ryan’s celebrated historical mystery series, Murder in the North End. Originally published by Berkley Prime Crime.
Murder on Black Friday (Nell Sweeney Mysteries, Book 4)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,060. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2010 by Patricia Ryan. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
In Book #4 of P.B. Ryan’s bestselling historical mystery series, Boston governess Nell Sweeney, along with roguish Harvard professor and forensic scientist Will Hewitt, investigates the deaths of two men who committed suicide--or did they?--when the gold market crashed in 1869. Originally published by Berkley Prime Crime.
The Pro Station
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(1.00 from 1 review)
Strange bedfellows, Yanks and Brits needed something more than P-38's or Spitfires for protection in 1942 Shrewsbury. They really needed The Pro Station.
Vanguard Elite
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Series: Cold War, Hot Passions, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,740. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
THE GREATEST CONSPIRACY THE WORLD HAS EVER KNOWN STARTED WITH THE STORMING OF THE WINTER PALACE. An epic historical saga of three intertwined families who live and die by their love of their Russian motherland and the searing passions they arouse in each other. VANGUARD ELITE is Book 1 of COLD WAR, HOT PASSIONS.
Season of Regret
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,400. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011 by 2fires Publishing Co.. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.00 from 5 reviews)
The bride wore black: severe, sedate, sorrowful black. A spirited teenager, Gillian Heinrich is pregnant and abandoned by her one-time lover. Fearing the disdain for his child in their 1950’s small town, her father bribes his ranch hand, Charlie Barnes, to wed his rebellious and unwilling daughter. Charlie readily agrees, never realizing he’s sealed his own fate in the Season of Regret.
Pilgrims of War
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,210. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
Beautiful Italian doctor Magdalena Russo is headed to a medical conference when the ship she’s traveling on is seized at the Panama Canal. World War II is raging, and the passengers aboard the Italian ship are deemed a threat to the United States. Magdalena and the other passengers are sent to Ellis Island where they are interrogated and detained. During her forced stay in America, she lends a han
A Bucket of Ashes (Nell Sweeney Mysteries, Book 6)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,410. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2010 by Patricia Ryan. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Governess Nell Sweeney and wounded battle surgeon Will Hewitt reunite on Cape Cod to investigate the death of Nell’s long-lost brother--who may or may not have murdered a woman in cold blood--in Book #6 of P.B. Ryan’s bestselling historical mystery series, A Bucket of Ashes. Originally published by Berkley Prime Crime.
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.
Iron Maiden: An Alternate History Novel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,990. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Jared Diamond's COLLAPSE inspired this alternate history that takes place during the American Civil War, and tells the story of eight people who come together after the battle between the USS Monitor and the CSS Virginia. They trick the government into buying more Monitor-class ships.
North with Franklin: The Lost Journals of James Fitzjames
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 116,660. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Based on original letters and diaries, North with Franklin recreates an officer's journal covering the tragic fate of Sir John Franklin's doomed Arctic expedition of 1845. "A richly re-imagined fable." The Arctic Book Review.
India Fortunes: A Novel of Rajasthan and Northern India through Past Centuries
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 273,760. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In this award winning companion to India Treasures, a hunt through an ancient fortress for a maharaja's treasure links seven novellas of earlier times. Experience building the Taj Mahal; the legendary Shivaji battling the Mughal Empire; the founding of the Sikh religion; a famous queen fighting the British; Gandhi, Nehru, and the struggles for freedom and survival at Independence and Partition.
The Chronicles of Heaven's War: Sisters of the Bloodwind
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 261,450. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Where to begin a tale filled with closely guarded secrets of demons, gods and men that has for the Ages been hidden from all searching eyes… This our Quest…a long and twisting road to Destiny drawing us into the past, then flinging us into an uncertain future, opening a door to a mystical world… Dare you take this dangerous journey of discovery to uncover the truth of all matters...?