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Origins Halloween
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
This story includes a complimentary 'Dramatic AudioBook.' Origins Halloween. Divulge into the sinister past of the 'All-hallows-eve' celebrations, if you dare. Follow a small mountain-dwelling family into the nightmare they never knew was upon them; until it was too late. Will they survive, or will they pass away into history like so many others before them?
Mudsills & Mooncussers
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,810. Language: American English. Published: December 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Civil War breaks out, and Yankee soldiers sneak into the only fortress on tiny Key West - much to the chagrin of America’s “southernmost” citizens. Aaron Mathews, a Union spy, is sent to eliminate a Rebel saboteur operating on the island. Amidst exotic locales and unforeseen dangers, Aaron learns to his horror that the enemy spy may be the woman with whom he has fallen in love.
Living Half Free
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,300. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.43 from 7 reviews)
When Zachariah, a naïve mulatto slave, is sold to a Kentucky slave trader, and separated from his ma and sister, he realizes the true meaning of not having rights. Seeking escape, he falls in love with a Cherokee woman, under whose direction he learns to pass as white. But, he must find his voice, and the courage to stand up for his beliefs or else lose everyone he loves forever.
Her Dear and Loving Husband
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Series: The Loving Husband Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 84,460. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.40 from 5 reviews)
Professor James Wentworth's private world is turned upside down when he meets librarian Sarah Alexander. Sarah is haunted by nightmares about the Salem Witch Trials, and she is awakened by visions of hangings and dying in jail. James must dodge accusations from a reporter desperate to prove that James is not who, or what, he seems to be. Will James make the ultimate sacrifice to protect Sarah?
Susanna and the Spy
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Price: Free! Words: 70,430. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
(4.40 from 5 reviews)
A chance encounter with a figure from her past suggests that Susanna Ward's estranged grandfather was murdered, and that his death was connected to a ring of smugglers led by a mysterious Captain Clark. When Captain Clark himself appears at her door, wounded and in need of her help, Susanna must decide where her true loyalties lie.
Lies We Were Told
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 132,140. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(4.40 from 5 reviews)
Novelist Leslie MacDill recounts the exploits of an American in search of his Irish lineage who unearths dark family secrets and is forced to confront his own devils and demons, aided by a Caribbean healer, her granddaughter, and a ginger-haired inamorata with probable paramilitary ties. Danger and passion both await the American, who treads an unfamiliar path in the land of his ancestors.
Jack Dawkins
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,900. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013 by Golbin Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.40 from 5 reviews)
Jack Dawkins, once known as the Artful Dodger in the streets of London, was sent to Australia on a prison ship when he was little more than a boy. Now he has returned to find that London has changed while the boy has turned into a man.
Constant Hearts, Inspired by Jane Austen's Persuasion
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,610. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
(4.38 from 8 reviews)
The scandalous Lady Amelia Dasherwood must face her enemies to get aid for a forgotten orphanage. Newly returned from the war, Dr. Reed St. Ives plans to make a new life and forget Amelia. When fate reunites them, the last thing they want is to face the heartbreak that tore them apart. Amelia must choose between honoring her family’s wishes or declaring herself and risking Reed’s rejection.
Dandelions In The Garden
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 165,240. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.33 from 6 reviews)
Journey into the underworld of the Blood Countess. "Dandelions In The Garden," is a historical fiction novel based on one of the most infamous female mass murderers in history, the 16th century Hungarian countess, Elizabeth Bathory. The Blood Countess was a descendant of Vlad Tepes and is undeniably connected with the vampire legends of Transylvania.
White Christmas - a short story
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Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(4.33 from 6 reviews)
See the other side of a Victorian Christmas through a housekeeper's eyes. Christmas is the biggest day of the year for Felicity and all the other servants at the de Veyney London house. There is food to prepare and guests to accomodate, including drunken cousins and amorous sisters. But no matter who they are or what their position, they all long for a white Christmas.
This Time
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,310. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
This Time rediscovers the fifteenth century Richard III as he attempts to unravel the mysteries of the twenty-first century. Not only must Richard III acclimate himself to this whole new world—to sometimes comic effect—he must try to undo the damage done to his reputation through 500 years of history. "This Time" named General Fiction Finalist in the 2010 Next Generation Indie Book Awards
The Red Gate
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Series: The Gatekeepers Saga, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,910. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Ireland, 1911. County Mayo. For a reclusive Irish sheep farming family, a chain of unexpected events leads them to uncover ancient secrets about themselves and their place in the greater world. As the greed and ambition of an unfolding, devious plan begins to threaten their land and very lives, what will become of their home and it’s hidden legacy? What will become of their sheep?
The First Lost Tale of Mercia: Golde the Mother
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Series: Lost Tales of Mercia, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
"The Lost Tales of Mercia" are ten short tales that can be enjoyed as quick glimpses into the swashbuckling history of ancient England or read alongside the full-length novel, "Eadric the Grasper." In the First Lost Tale, the resolve of Eadric's mother is put to the test when a dangerous but powerful man appears on her doorstep.
The Fairy Tale Bride
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Series: Once Upon a Wedding, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 93,860. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Miranda Fenster gave up on a happily-ever-after following a disastrous London season. Determined to convince the impeccably proper Duke of Kerstone he was wrong to thwart her brother's love match, she waylays him and demands he help the star-crossed lovers. Instead, she discovers her second chance for a fairy tale ending depends upon convincing the duke fairy tales do come true.
Lips That Touch Mine (Grayson Brothers)
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Series: Grayson Brothers, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,150. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A charming rogue…an abused woman. She greeted him with her gun—he disarmed her with his love.
The Last Legend
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,030. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
One legend still survives in the wilds of 14th century Ireland, and one young man who seeks the truth is destined to cross her path.
The Girl in the Lighthouse (Arrington Saga, book 1)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,450. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
ARRINGTON book #1 2nd edition Not since V.C. Andrews gothic novel Flowers in the Attic has there been a series of books so shocking and immersed in dark family secrets. Author Roxane Tepfer Sanford has captured a strikingly similar gothic fiction style in her debut novel, The Girl in the Lighthouse. A recommended read for every V.C. Andrews fan.
Lithgow
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,840. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Lithgow: an Australian historical novel telling the story of nineteenth century free settlers. The book follows a Scots family swept up by tides of change, struggling in a world forged in battle at Waterloo. Victims of social and economic turmoil in the old world, they seek a future in the new, but the same evils have followed them around the globe.
Riverbreeze: Part 2
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Series: Riverbreeze trilogy, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 145,790. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
In the unstable colony of 1643 Virginia, two brothers marry twin sisters and together face life's challenges, family betrayal and the torment of Indian attack and war
Straight
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Price: Free! Words: 1,090. Language: American English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A short story about a lonesome cowboy and his faithful horse.