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On the Home Front
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 15,370. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
A Short Story - (Previously released as Christmas at Home) WW II left the world in turmoil - not just in Europe. Many Americans were sent home with injuries. Would their lives ever be the same again? Ryan Burgess didn't think so. Allison Monroe would do anything to protect her daughter from the realities forced on them from the void her husband's death left. Can they start their lives anew?
Perfect Red
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,150. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
At the height of the Red Scare, a secretary goes after the story of a fiery red lipstick, challenging the rules of social conformity, the dangers of passion, and her own beliefs about love.
Courage on Little Round Top
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,940. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A detailed look at the events that led Colonel Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain and Lieutenant Robert Wicker to their historic confrontation on the bloody slopes of Little Round Top.
Amidst War's Alarms
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,440. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Adam Weldon thinks that only a few short weeks of hard work stand between him and a very bright future. Soon, however, he is caught up in forces beyond his control—forces unleashed by the Civil War. Both his love for his fiance, Laura, and his new faith will be tried in ways he can’t imagine.
DISCOVERY - The Richest Acre On Earth
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 50,780. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Some Confederate soldiers captured in the Civil War were told: go to prison, or go out west. Pomp Dennis and Washington Baker went west, steaming up the Missouri River to Montana Territory. Forming a partnership with three others, their discovery in a small creek was named Confederate Gulch, and led to the richest acre on earth.
1906 - A Novel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,370. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set during the great San Francisco earthquake and fire, this page-turning historical novel reveals recently uncovered facts that forever change our understanding of what really happened. Narrated by a feisty young reporter, Annalisa Passarelli, the novel paints a vivid picture of the Post-Victorian city.
Midterms
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Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
"Midterms" is my entry in NPR’s Round Nine of their occasional feature, “Three Minute Fiction.” In this case, each story had to “reference a U.S. President, real or fictional.” The day before the September 23 submission deadline was the 150th anniversary of one of our history’s most momentous—and politically shrewd—decisions, I felt dutybound to indulge that reality.
Promises Made Promises Kept
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,880. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In one day Heather learns her father is dying and that he has married her to a family friend by proxy. He claims it was to protect her. Just what does she need protecting from? Life at the ranch will never be the same in this Historical Romance that has magic, mystery & an abundance of love.
C. B. DeMille: The Man Who Invented Hollywood
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,650. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013 by New Way Press. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Media tie-in
Citizen Kane meets Sunset Boulevard Creative visionary,Cecil B. DeMille, battles a tight-fisted money man and his own vices to make Biblical epics and usher in Hollywood's Golden Age. Complications arise when his relationship with his two mistresses threatens to destroy his family.
Socks Without Holes
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Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Cedric is a Union soldier who is fighting in the Civil War. While stationed at his camp and searching for supplies, he meets a sly sutler who possesses a devious personality.
Polygamy, was it Worth Dying For?
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 131,960. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A novel involving two family patriarchs and their wives after the infamous Edmund/Tucker legislation designed to destroy their religion and their way of life once and for all. Was plural marriage worth dying for? Find out what Mormon life in Salt Lake City was like prior to the Woodruff Mormon Manifesto of 1890 ending its practice.
Heaven Must Wait
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Series: The Wades of Crawford County, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,740. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Leann Clark and Ralph Wade are in love and desire to be married, but obstacles stand in their way. Leann's father, John Clark, insists she is too young, and Ralph cannot yet make a living farming his land in post-Civil War Missouri. Leann and Ralph pledge their love to each other and vow to overcome the objections to their courtship and marriage.
Voices Whisper
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Series: Voices, Book 2. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 105,520. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Life, liberty, and the pursuit of love . . . Philadelphia, 1790. David Graham, Elisabeth Hale, and Liam Brock crossed the Atlantic on a tumultuous, life-changing voyage seven years past. Together by chance, bound by choice--their story continues Voices Whisper is the second installment of Voices, the romantic historical saga set in eighteenth-century Philadelphia.
Glimpse of Splendor
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 120,220. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
After enduring a major trauma, Rachel D’evereau returns to her ancestral plantation to lead a quiet life. On the other side of the world, Mark Goodman, a journalist, has a different plan for Rachel. Forever changed by a single bullet, he redefines success: Live— Walk again— Return home to Louisiana to claim his first and only love, Rachel D’Evereau. The time is right, or so Mark thinks.
Celebration!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,300. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Rachel D’Evereau has everything the world can offer, yet when catastrophes shatter the secure walls that surround her life, she is forced to admit feelings of worthlessness. She returns to her ancestral plantation home to confront the painful secrets that have challenged members of her family for generations.
Death; Juxtaposed
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,750. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Long before the disaster of Katrina an estimated category 5 hurricane struck Galveston, Texas in 1900. Its thirty-foot wave surge and 100mph winds leveled the city and killed over eight thousand people. That is only part of the story.
Kill the dove!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 168,490. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A tale of the revolutionary 1960’s. No novel has covered these religious, political, imprisoned and sexual experiences. Follow the love and betrayals of three radical anti-war and feminist activists: Jared, Aaren, and Char. Share Jared’s experiences in federal prison as the impact of the Vietnam war, sexism and the failure of traditional moral and spiritual value systems play out in their lives.
Khyber Pass
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,110. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Karen Donohue is keeping a dangerous secret. Her first love, a Soviet diplomat's son, has resurfaced after many years and moved in with her. But now he calls himself by a new name, "John," and she has a top-level job, at the President's right hand. What does John want from her now--her love, or access to the nation's highest secrets? The balance of global power is at stake...
Getting Off
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,060. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A novel about the end of the sixties - like you don't remember them. Are you getting off yet?
Arsalan: His American Journey
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,050. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Arsalan, a Pakistani student in the 1960's, wants nothing more than to be an American. As he realizes his dream and climbs to the top of the US foreign policy establishment, he attracts the attention of two beautiful Soviet agents, determined to pry secrets from him by any means necessary. An FBI agent is equally determined to root out Soviet infiltration and turn the tables on the gorgeous spies.