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American Journeys: From Ireland to the Pacific Northwest (1847 - 1854) Book 1 by Richard Alan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,600. Language: American English. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
American Journeys: From Ireland to the Pacific Northwest (1847 – 1854) is an historical fiction/family saga of Catholic and Jewish immigrants who came from Ireland during the Potato Famine and struggled to find their place and raise their families in American society. It follows them on their tortuous journey across the continent to the Northwest.
Song of the Whale by Barry Brailsford
Series: Chronicles of the Stone, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,240. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Peaceful mariners of the Pacific join forces to seek distant Aotearoa, travelling the ancient trails. They are opposed by the warlike ones, but helped by the sacred lore of the old wisdom keepers and the whales, whose song reaches across the waters to open the trails of the sea.
Outlaws of the Australian Bush by Raymond Boyd Dunn
Series: Outlaws of Australia, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 166,950. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
The Bushranger...the outlaw of the Australian Bush. The young men of the late 19th century, living outside the law, who found adventure on the back of a fast horse; an adventure fraught with danger; and the likelihood of finishing on the end of a rope. A compilation of 1.Bushranger 2. Birth of a Bushranger 3. Millie and the Bushranger 4. Bushranger's Gold 5. Adventures of Ben Hall 7. Darkie Dixon
Wagon Tracks to Somewhere by P. Arden Corbin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,440. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Has anyone ever rode a horse sixteen hundred miles, following wagon tracks, made by covered wagons, about 1875, to find out where they went? That is what this book is all about. And the adventure it turned out to be, is something that only the person who did this, actually knew.
Time Travels with Herodotus by William Allen Perry 2nd
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,550. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Herodotus, the historian, now comes alive for your easy reading in this biography. The world had seen major wars before his relatively peaceful times... when a massive army was stopped by 300 Spartans, when a storm sunk four hundred ships in one day, and when explorers had traveled around Africa. An eager curiosity took him to Babylon, Egypt, and Athens.
Story 14: Judge Lu by Pu Songling
Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. Broomhandle Books has edited the stories to provide modern punctuation and styling so as to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
Out of the Past by Glenda Poulter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,870. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Historical » USA
Emma and her business partner, Sharon, meet quite a cast of characters while in Charleston. During their visit, Emma is haunted by visions of a past that isn’t hers. Emma's new friends can interpret bits and pieces of the visions for her, but one in particular offers more answers than the others.
Rose From the Ashes by Christine Keleny
Series: Rose Books. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,270. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Book III in the Rose Series. Shell shock, battle fatigue, post traumatic stress disorder―it all means the same thing to veterans who have served their country by putting themselves in harm’s way. But for women veterans of WWII like Rose Krantz, it meant they were expected to step back into kitchen and forget all they had gone through, something Rose cannot easily do.
Strange Case of Mr. Bodkin and Father Whitechapel: the other side of Jekyll and Hyde by M Elias Keller
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 38,090. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Mashups
A brilliant reinvention of Stevenson’s Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde! Cold-blooded banker Geoffrey Bodkin stumbles upon the fateful potion and unleashes his own alter-ego: saintly almsgiver Father Whitechapel. But what begins as a story of loving charity soon becomes one of embezzlement, scandal and murder, as Mr. Bodkin struggles to keep Father Whitechapel from being branded as Jack the Ripper!
Proof Through the Night by Mary Jane Mayo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,450. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
It is July 1812 and Lady Sarah Anne, a high-minded aristocrat traveling on a British ship, is captured by the American privateer, Captain Patrick Morgan. The young United States has declared war against powerful Great Britain. Within the backdrop of the terror of the British siege of the Chesapeake Bay, Lady Sarah Anne and Patrick learn how two opposing hearts and minds can become one.
Passion's Vision by Mary Adair
Series: Passion's, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,730. Language: American English. Published: September 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
Readers’ Favorite: 2014 Finalist: Two warriors, different worlds, different culture. Destine to clash, Destine to love. New Moon is a warrior. Her visions tell her a warrior comes from across the waters.Two warriors’, different worlds, meet and clash. Soon it is revealed their survival depends on their ability to overcome their differences and defeat those who seek to destroy them both.
Alfred the Great; Young Edward by Bruce Corbett
Series: The Ambrose Chronicles, Book 9. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,370. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Wessex faces the greatest invasion of Alfred the Great's life. A vast Viking alliance threatens the last independent Saxon kingdom in all England. Can Wessex survive the onslaught? Can the young Prince Edward lead a Saxon army to victory? Ambrose, Edward's uncle, and a Byzantine scholar will once again be called upon to help in the bitter struggle.
The Heart of Dark Passage by Tony Masero
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,360. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Drifting cowhand Wick Hailey asks directions from rancher Callie Barnes and his visit stirs something in the young widow as she points the way to her neighbors spread. At the sprawling JM Ranch, Wick finds himself in the middle of a tense marital dilemma and forced into a dark and dangerous journey which only a six gun can resolve.
Trayvon Martin Killing Kings Dream by Asa Foley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
George Zimmerman murdered Trayvon Martin in Stanford Florida, in a case that shocked and divided America . The facts and truth became illusive as race, the NRA and Political interests all gathered to make Trayvon the criminal and George Zimmerman the victim. Trayvon was denied justice when he was murdered, then in the media and then in court. This book hopes to point out some of the truth.
Road to Avonlea - Story Girl Earns Her Name by Gail Hamilton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,160. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Davenport Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
AFTER MISTAKENLY HELPING A CON MAN TO RUN OFF with the proceeds from a Magic Lantern show, which were intended for donation to the school library, a remorseful Sara takes it upon herself to raise the money again, launching one disastrous scheme after another — until she comes upon the idea of her own Magic Lantern show.
Witch Island by Victor Pryce
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,180. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
A terrible storm casts a sailor from the rigging to an island unknown. He waits for rescue only to discover two more castaways. Now they must survive the island and each other until a ship can be hailed. The sea can supply their needs, but a dangerous plan threatens to destroy them where the island cannot. Will they still be waiting when help arrives?
Adèle: wilderness bride. A story of New France by Thora Kerr Illing
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,870. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Escaping from a bad marriage is challenging in any age. It was fraught with danger in 17th century New France when a runaway bride could expect censure from society and Church, even if she found an honest way of earning a living.
Herne the Hunter 9: Massacre! by John J. McLaglen
Series: Herne the Hunter, Book 9. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,370. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Piccadilly. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Hunting down his quarry in Kansas brought back memories Jed Herne had kept locked away for more than twenty years. He’d been a young boy, full of gall, with his friend Whitey Coburn. He had rode alongside the Younger and James brothers as part of Quantrill’s Raiders through Missouri and Kansas. They’d killed around a thousand folks. Now he had the chance to exoricse the bad memories ...
The Outlaw's Bride by Renee Rose
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,320. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014 by Blushing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Mabelle Lawson had been managing her dead sister's ranch without help for three months. The last thing she needs is a band of outlaws showing up and pushing her around. Unjustly accused of murder, Sam Pride is on the run and his luck worsens when he tangles with the Curly James gang. Can he clear his name before a bounty hunter shoots him or brings him in?
Tears of Stone by Allyn Vannoy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 141,270. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Three men, tied together by a single story, reaching across 1500 years, seeking to tell how the Roman Empire met its tragic end. A fugitive, a spy, and an investigator. Each faces the challenges of his own world, each involved in a journey that defines his life.