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Hathy l'éléphant
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Series: Histoires courtes - Instants d'évasion, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: French. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
C'est un conte au parfum d'Angleterre victorienne et coloniale, et pourtant ce pourrait être une histoire à raconter dans le temps de Noël au cours de laquelle on fera des rencontres inattendues qui rappelleront des souvenirs à bon nombres d'entre nous.
Birch Hall
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,920. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014 by Intelligent Life Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A young woman swept off her feet, and swept away to a distant land...in a world on the brink of war... BIRCH HALL tells the story of a Russian-American woman in San Francisco who marries a British noble. With a rich cast of characters and meticulously researched narrative, this novel brings to life an unforgettable time in our history and provides an intimate taste of life in England during WW2.
Because it was Christmas: A Story of the 1914 Christmas Truce
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,180. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Christmas Eve 1924: A British survivor of the Great War visits a cafe in Paris, keeping an appointment he made ten years earlier. While he waits to see if any of his friends arrive he tells a story of the first Christmas of the war. When the guns fell silent, when the snows fell and when men on both sides climbed out of the trenches to meet in No-Man's-Land...
The Work of The Devil
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,950. Language: British English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
London 1641: The first revolution by the people for the people is about to begin. Patrick Growsby, a printer's devil soon finds himself embroiled in a series of murders while the crown tries to muzzle him as he begins the very first investigative journalism. A romp in the spirit of the times through the sounds, sights and smells of a ribald city about to explode into open rebellion.
Castro Can Wait
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,510. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Fast-paced, action-packed Cold War thriller set in London and Havana, Cuba.
Coleshanger
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,770. Language: British English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
“If it can be said a village has a life, then this is a biography.” Norman Williams (1908-1969)
Norah & Emma
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,200. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Norah and Emma's lives are played out in London during the politically turbulent years 1900 to 1945, an era of radical politics encompassing women's struggle for the vote, two world wars and the rise of fascism and communism. One is a political activist associated with Pankhurst and Mosley, while the other pursues a mundane career in the prison service. How their lives cross in this maelstrom of s
Caledonii: Birth of a Celtic Nation. 5. A Druid's Work
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,500. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Caledonia, 83AD. As the Romans press their advantage in Scotland, Calach of the Caledonii clan must ready his forces for the Roman invasion of the highlands. His brother Uwan, a young druid has a plan to end the war with little bloodshed, and must embark on a dangerous voyage to the heart of Rome itself. Between the two, they hold the very future of their country in their hands.
The Book of Jodie
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Series: Jury's Greatest Hits, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(4.00 from 1 review)
In 1973, a stubborn, self-confident English teenager is caught kissing another boy and forced to see a psychiatrist.
The Prisoner of Grimsby
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,910. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014 by SDS Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
As he grows old, sea captain William Wright is cruelly exiled from his house by his son and daughter-in-law. Forced to live in the garden shed, he is left only with his memories, but designs a unique and terrible revenge on his banishers. Gritty family tale of Grimsby and its contemporary seafaring industry from sailor John Coffey.
The Scavengers of Graveny Marsh
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Series: The Juno Letters, Book 5. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 86,420. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
The stables stood since Elizabethan times on the grounds of Whitstable Castle in Kent. There was a time when the trumpets of war sounded that the stables’ grooms fitted the castle mounts for battle. That was before the Great War. Before machine guns, mustard gas, and aeroplanes. It was a glorious time, at least in the myths woven to disguise the blood and screams of men and horses dying in battle.
Pursuit of Passy
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Price: Free! Words: 76,610. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A thrilling novel of a man hunt with a nation's existence at stake.
Above and Below the Clouds
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,930. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
1939 to 1945 - six long years of war, this was for Jenny, a town girl, a time of upheaval. She felt the need to help her country when war threatens. We see her move to the small country village of Sutton-on-Derwent in Yorkshire.
Mary's Christmas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,910. Language: British English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
One evening in late 1921 or 1922, Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes are talking over the unexplored portions of their past. A person might expect the older Holmes to have any number of these—but here, it is Russell who astonishes her husband with news of a previously unknown, even unsuspected, uncle. Jake Russell: scoundrel, charmer, eternal youth. What young girl could resist his charms?
Beware of the Dragon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,310. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When Laura Ansell arrives in Peking as a young bride in 1899 tension is already building at the British Legation with rumours of unrest among the local Chinese population. As the months pass and summer temperatures rise, the Boxer rebels lay siege to the Legation with bitter fighting. But inside the barricades Laura is also under siege from dashing Russian Prince Sergei.
The Lament of Sir Galahad
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Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A short story of a day on the journey of Sir Galahad during the quest for the Holy Grail. The story tells of his father Sir Lancelot and how Sir Galahad came to be in the Knights of the Round Table.
The Secret Diary of Eleanor Cobham
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Price: $2.75 USD. Words: 81,630. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
England, 1441: Lady Eleanor Cobham, Duchess of Gloucester, hopes to become Queen of England before her interest in astrology and her husband’s ambition leads their enemies to accuse her of a plot against the king. Eleanor is found guilty of sorcery and witchcraft. King Henry VI orders Eleanor to be imprisoned for life and in Beaumaris castle she writes her secret diary.
Beating for Light: The Story of Isaac Rosenberg
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 94,180. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
From his upbringing in the slums of Whitechapel, to his futile death in the killing fields of Europe, the author explores the evolution of a writer, Isaac Rosenberg, whose war poetry is now widely acknowledged as among the finest ever written.
Tales of the Hanged Man: The Hundred Bones
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tales of the Hanged Man tells the tale of William Rhys, accused of a crime and hung by the Lord of the land. Three days later, he came back to life. Now, cloaked in his burial shroud and back from the dead, William Rhys stalks the land as the dreaded Hanged Man. The hangman's rope that took his life is now his weapon of vengeance as he hunts the wicked and evil in medieval Britain.
Bia's War
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,230. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set in the North East of England during the First World War, Bia opens a little shop and attempts to make a home for herself and her baby. But a spurned lover is determined to wreak revenge and, as the war comes close to the shores of her home, Bia has to fight for her home, her business, her friends and her family.