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What the Duke Wants
By Kristin Vayden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,930. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014 by Blue Tulip Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
What the duke wants…. Is not three young ladies for wards. Nor is the responsibility for finding them a governess. Thankfully that is delegated to his housekeeper, who he might add is blind as a bat. That really could be the only excuse she has for hiring Carlotta. Because Carlotta is far too beautiful to be a governess.
His Destiny: An American Flier
By Alden Smith Bradstock III
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 105,930. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Jimmy Smitts volunteers for the Great War to fly against Germany’s best – and most deadly fliers. He commands the skies over France with his expert flying and shooting skills and protects the American Doughboys from the carnage of the killing fields of France.
Lauren Greasewater's War
By Stephen Hirst
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 97,780. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A ruined shelter, a Native American woman and the force of the US government: the gunpowder that ignite Lauren Greasewater’s War. The story traces a woman’s quest from the streets of New York to the canyons of the Southwest finding her way back to her birthplace to reinvent herself as Lauren Greasewater. Caught between two worlds, she turns a cultural misunderstanding into an armed conflict.
Trees in the River
By Otis Maxwell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,500. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Logging in the Adirondacks in the 1880s was a brutal and dangerous occupation. Massive trees were cut using only hand tools, by men who lived in rustic camps through the cold winter then drove the logs to market down icy rivers in the spring. This is the account of one such log drive as seen through the eyes of a young Quaker who has failed at his religion and is searching for redemption.
Another Country
By Kate Hewitt
Series: The Emigrants Trilogy, Book Two. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,560. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 1 review)
Set ten years after the events of Far Horizons, the MacDougall and Campbell families face danger, illness, and the doubts of their own hearts as they strive to reach for their dreams in an adolescent American that struggles to maturity. Written by USAToday bestselling author Kate Hewitt, Another Country is Book Two of The Emigrants Trilogy.
The Cygnet
By Brenda Hiatt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,600. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Traditional Regency romance. A young lady would rather write poetry than make her London debut until she meets a handsome marquis and Cupid's arrow strikes. She transforms herself to attract him, only to learn he apparently has an aversion to her first love, poetry! Is all lost? (Originally published as The Ugly Duckling)
Gabriella
By Brenda Hiatt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,040. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
A lost wager obliges a Duke to bring a pretty nobody into fashion for the London Season. Irksome duty turns into something quite different as he falls under the spell of his protege's innocent charm. Gabriella would rather help run her father's veterinary practice than fit into fashionable society but the more time she spends with the dashing Duke, the more conflicted she is. Could this be love?
The Pride of Lions and The Blood of Roses
By Marsha Canham
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 299,390. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Here for the first time, two full length novels, The Pride of Lions and The Blood of Roses together in one volume. Multiple award-winning, including Best Book of the Year, Best Scottish Romance, Best Historical Romance.
Maccabee
By David C. Carson
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 139,790. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Before the world heard of Adolph Hitler, Hezbollah, or Hamas, a Syrian king calling himself Antiochus Epiphanes called for the destruction of the Jewish nation. Against all odds, one priest and his sons stood up to the king. One of those sons became known as the Maccabee. It was the passion, faith, and military genius of the Maccabee that culminated in what is presently celebrated as Hanukkah.
A Fair Prospect: Volume I, II & III
By Cassandra Grafton
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 251,240. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
(2.00 from 1 review)
This is an eBook 'boxed set' that includes all 3 volumes of A Fair Prospect. Inspired by Jane Austen's Pride & Prejudice. Following his rejection, Darcy returns to London only to find Elizabeth has travelled there as well. Thrown constantly into each other's company, they strive to overcome their differences, but then Darcy discovers he also has a rival, a man deemed by all as a fair prospect
Aeneis Liber Sextus
By Dirk Bontes
Price: $3.27 USD. Words: 28,250. Language: Dutch. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Aeneas, de zoon van de godin Aphrodite, was één van de weinige stervelingen die het dodenrijk bezocht en ervan terugkeerde. Aeneas' reis naar de Onderwereld werd beschreven door Vergilius. Dit boek is een vertaling uit het Latijn van die fascinerende reis. Het bevat tevens vele verrassende commentaren en interpretaties en korte taalkundige analyses van de betekenis van de gebruikte namen.
Highland Miracle
By Leanne Burroughs
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 147,440. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
The Christian version of the award winning Highland Wishes... They were two lonely hearts who made a connection when The Almighty brought them together… As the brutal strife intensifies between their countries, the lovers seek fleeting happiness in each other’s arms. Torn by their differences, and with such enormous odds stacked against them, can Grant and Victoria’s love survive?
Diamondback
By Carla Brownlee
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.
The Guise of a Gentleman
By Donna Hatch
Series: Rogue Hearts, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,760. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
A stranger's roguish charm awakens Elise's yearning for adventure but his irrepressible grin hides a secret. A gentleman by day, a pirate by night, Jared must complete one last assignment before he'll be free. Pirates, murder, and lies bar their way to freedom and love. Elise may not survive the revelation of Jared's past...or still love him when the truth is revealed
The Arrows of Hercules
By L. Sprague de Camp
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Set in the time of Dionysios I of Syracuse, at the beginning of the 4th century BC, The Arrows of Hercules tells the tale of Zopyros of Tarentum, an engineer who invents an improved type of catapult. He is quickly drafted by Dionysios into Syracuse’s war efforts against Carthage, which sets him on a series of adventures including a battle against Etruscan pirates and a kidnapping in Carthage.
Botticelli's Bastard
By Stephen Maitland-Lewis
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,620. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014 by Glyd-Evans Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Art restorer Giovanni Fabrizzi is haunted by an unsigned renaissance portrait, which he believes was stolen during the greatest art heist in history -- the Nazi plunder of European artwork. If true and a surviving relative of the rightful owner were still alive, he has to give up the potential masterpiece. Regardless, he persists in his quest and exposes far more truth than he ever wanted to know.
The Stranger She Married
By Donna Hatch
Series: Rogue Hearts, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,600. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
To save her family from debtor's prison, Alicia must marry the first wealthy man to propose. Her choices narrow to a scarred cripple with the heart of a poet, or a handsome rake with a deadly secret. Cole believes he is beyond redemption, yet cannot deny his attraction for the girl who touches his heart. He must protect her from the murderer killing her family before she becomes the next target.
Like a Man
By David Chacko
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,220. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2009 by Foremost Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Czech paratroopers make a night-drop into their Nazi-occupied homeland during WW II. Their objective? To kill the second most powerful man in Nazi Germany. They accomplish their mission against insurmountable odds, then seek safety in the catacombs of an ancient church. When confronted by an entire SS regiment, their chances of escape are slim to none.
The Barefoot Bride
By Rebecca Paisley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 125,060. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014 by Teresa Medeiros. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Handsome, aristocratic Saxon Blackwell needs a bride to hold onto his inheritance. When he decides to bring wild mountain girl Chickadee McBride home to meet his manipulative grandmother, charming chaos ensues in this delightful historical romance by nationally bestselling author Rebecca Paisley.
Empire of Alexandria (Alexandrian Saga #5)
By Thomas Carpenter
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,390. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
One hundred years after the murder of Julius Caesar, the circumstances of his death could change the course of the fledgling Alexandrian Empire.