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Blessings From A Tree
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,500. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
As Jenny Macrae returns to the farmhouse from a secret rendezvous she suddenly realizes the kerchief with her name embroidered upon it is missing. If the lost article is found by the slave catcher it will certainly expose her secret, revealing her crime. It will also bring to light her family’s differing beliefs in slavery, further dividing the close-knit family as the calls for war grow louder.
Pearl River
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 79,090. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A Virginia-born physician returns from a surgical apprenticeship in Paris, vowing to avenge his father's death at the defense of Washington in the War of 1812. Returning by way of the Gulf of Mexico, he travels along the Pearl River searching for General Andrew Jackson's army. Befriended by Choctaw Indians, he is guided to the army and joins to participate in the Battle of New Orleans.
For Love of Banjo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,540. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014 by Prairie Rose Publications. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Deceit stands between Banjo Wilding’s love for Maggie O’Leary and his search for the father he never knew.
Damned Yankee
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Series: The Civil War in South Carolina's Low Country, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,690. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
America’s Civil War was more than a political disaster. It was a human tragedy, and everyone – North and South, young and old, black and white, rich and poor – everyone was caught up in that broken world. Yet somehow the victims held on to the hope that love for one another could mend the tears in the fabric of their lives. These are their stories.
Unrefined
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,760. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014 by LIFE SENTENCE Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Laugh and cry with the Unrefined Connor family—slaves to the farm and mechanic work that is their means of survival, chained by guilt and fear, trapped by despair and worry. Unrefined is the tale of a three-generation family pummeled by tragedy beyond the common hardships of the Great Depression. Some will come to see their difficulties as a refining process. None will survive unscathed—if they su
Look Away
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 255,000. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The 14-year-old Confederate private and the young slave laborer knew each other before the war but would not have called each other friends. The soldier is struggling to stay alive day by bloody day but finds himself dragged into the slave's determined effort pry his young family out of bondage.
Through The Storm
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Series: The Wades of Crawford County, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,340. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Wade family saga continues in Through The Storm, a work of historical fiction set in post-Civil War Missouri. Love reigns in the home of Leann and Ralph Wade, although tested many times during the course of their marriage. Leann and Ralph struggle to overcome the storms of life through faith, courage, and commitment to each other.
Cursed Soldier
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,420. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Benjamin is a cursed Confederate soldier still alive 150 years after the Battle of Gettysburg searching for a way to break his curse. He meets Alexandria, a tour guide at Gettysburg. Is she the key to his problem or will he accept his curse?
Voices Beckon
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Series: Voices, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 147,480. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Set in the late eighteenth century, Voices Beckon spans seven years in the lives of three teens who form an unwavering bond of friendship, love, and loyalty while on a life-changing voyage to a new nation. Rich in historical detail, this sweeping romance chronicles their coming of age against the vivid backdrop of the emerging United States of America.
The Road to Frogmore: Turning Slaves into Citizens
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Series: The Civil War in South Carolina's Low Country, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,220. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Laura Towne was a medical student, a Unitarian, and an abolitionist. In 1862 she traveled to South Carolina to work with a group of missionaries known as Gideonites. She and her friend Ellen Murray struggled to provide education for the slaves who had been abandoned by their owners on St. Helena Island. The school they founded is now the Penn Center, preserving the heritage of the Gullah people.
Diamondback
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 103,750. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
On a desolate plain in New Mexico, the Madison family struggles to survive. Bad luck and poverty have plagued their homestead cattle ranch for years, but even the financial disaster of the Depression and catastrophic droughts pale in comparison to the effect mental illness has on the Madisons. Wise beyond her ten years, Lily Anne Madison tells her story of grit and grace.
Love & Haight
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Price: $4.64 USD. Words: 87,120. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
They were a generation who wanted to change the world with flower power.
Backswipe
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 176,370. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
Backswipe chronicles the challenges facing archaeologist Doctor J. Burke, her rookie partner Nathan and team of 25th century specialists as they attempt to teleport a glamorous lost airliner back from 1951 San Francisco to their home museum. This science fiction history mystery weaves rapidly through Cold War California and Hawaii while offering intriguing glimpses into humanity's possible future.
19 Years 10 Months 24 Days
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,140. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A novel of time-travel and the Underground Railroad. Museum tour guide Sophie Irving is one day caught in a rainstorm that begins a chain of encounters with people from the past. As instances of time travel become stronger, Sophie and two of her friends land themselves in a posse of vigilante abolitionists and a dangerous plot to rescue a group of slaves from an 1857 auction.
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.
Legacies, An American Journey
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 194,760. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Legacies; an American Journey, recounts the history of one family of Italian-American soldiers and policemen, and their long battle against the Mafia, Fascism and Communism. It details their sacrifices, triumphs and losses. This book recounts their flight to America to escape the Mafia’s and Mussolini’s vengeance, and their military service in the American army during World War II and Vietnam.
The Man Who Ate His Fingers: War & Justice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,610. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A fact-based political philosophy narrated by fictional characters, including Sam, a homeless Army veteran, who suffered severe emotional distress from his participation in a Gulf War atrocity. Sam is so distraught by the Iraq war and the injuries suffered by children and young soldiers, he bites off and swallows a finger a day to demonstrate the stupidity of war and the idiots who glorify it.
Love Abideth Still: A Novel of the Civil War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,130. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
From the bloody battlefields of Winchester and Bull Run to the quiet streets of Philadelphia, Love Abideth Still is a story based upon the lives of the author’s Civil War ancestors. A tale of sacrifice and forgiveness—of a love rekindled from beyond to the grave.
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.
No-Such-Thing: The Committee
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 153,490. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
An historical fiction account of healing Multiple Personality Disorder. It chronicles one individual suffering 45 years of psychotic splits with reality and then healing; only by the Grace of God and Love that conquers all. It is timely yet astoundingly uniquely told in both therapist and client bi-lateral viewpoints.