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Tales of the Wild West - Pacific Coast
By Rick Steber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,410. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
"Sir Francis Drake, the daring English pirate, was the first European to sail the stormy North Pacific. ln 1579, after having raided the Spanish settlements of South America, he sought to escape up the coast through an inland waterway that would return his ship, the Golden Hind, to the Atlantic Ocean.
Tales of the Wild West - Pioneers
By Rick Steber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,380. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
"Mountain men and fur traders were the first to travel the route that would one day become the Oregon Trail. In their wake came missionaries who wrote letters and reports describing the far side of the continent and praising the mild climate, healthful conditions and the deep, fertile soil.
Tales of the Wild West- Western Heroes
By Rick Steber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,910. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
"Through bravery, courage and strength of character these men and women stood head and shoulders above their contemporaries. They are our true Western American Heroes. "
Wild Horse Rider
By Rick Steber
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,020. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
"Lew Minor was a bronc-buster who chased wild horses across the vast reaches of Nevada, a buckaroo who rode rough-string and broke cavalry remounts, and a cowboy star who won rodeos throughout the West and Canada. He toured the nation with the famous Kit Carson Wild West Show as the featured attraction and won the world champion bronc rider belt buckle at the 1912 Pendleton Round-Up.
Tales of the Wild West- Women of the West
By Rick Steber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,230. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
"Early-day women of the West are depicted in fading photographs: a gaunt, bonneted figure in a long dress walking beside a wagon, baby cradled in her arms, children scattered behind, a woman, looking older than her years, stirring lye soap over an open fire, a dancehall girl on stage, miners watching her every move....
Time For Me to Fly
By Roger Campbell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
"Time For Me to Fly" is a dramatization of actual events that occurred leading up to the 17th and final mission of the B-17 Bomber “The Rusty Nail” and its crew on July 29th 1944. The story is presented and told as to how it may have looked through the eyes of SSgt Charles Curtis Campbell. It includes dates,locations and events which actually happened during WWII.
Lines of Blue and Gray: Tales of the Civil War
By Troy D. Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,550. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012 by Cane Hollow Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The American Civil War was by far the most dramatic time in U.S. history. No one could escape its influence who lived in America while it was fought; indeed, we can still not escape its influence today. It was a contest for the soul of the nation, to define who and what America was to be. This volume is a collection of several Civil War short stories I’ve written over the years, as well as stand-a
A Vision Touch
By J.A. Sprouls
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,630. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
To some it's just a pocket watch, to Jade, it's a window to the past. Simply touching the watch enables her to see the history tied to the watch. In this case, the watch is tied to a specific family. This leads her down the path of sorrow, happiness and tragedy. This path also leads her and her friends to a treasure and a murder.
The Pearl of Death
By Terry Wright
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,340. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012 by TWB Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
If money is the root of all evil, then the Pearl of Allah is the judge, jury and executioner. Based on a true story, follow Timoteo Matito, his family scattered by war, on an epic journey from the Philippines to America in search of a pearl that caused his father’s death in the jaws of a giant clam while pearl diving off the coast of Palawan.
Behind the Grey: A Novel of the Civil War
By Bobbye L. Hudspeth
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,980. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012 by Seahorse Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 1 review)
A young Southern lady must strike out on her own as the life she knows is torn apart—first by the horrific acts of a stranger, and then more completely by the cruel realities of America's Civil War. On her mission to avenge a terrible wrong she disguises herself as a Confederate soldier and joins the battle, and during her journey she learns that truth—and love—can be found in unexpected places.
Mighty Fortress
By Kristen Stieffel
You set the price! Words: 4,940. Language: American English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
An Austrian pastor helps a Jewish family escape the Nazis, but their elderly grandmother must stay behind. He hides her in the church, caring for her and learning from her, until one fateful Christmas Eve.
Home of his Soul
By Alexis Langsner
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 138,410. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Two men lie dead in the bedchamber of Lord Artus's wife. His Master of Horse, for reasons he cannot imagine, is running down the stronghold hill as a mysterious woman enters its gates with a gift. Dark caves, a lost memory and those who would hold him back threaten to stop his quest to find his true destiny, but his desperate search could also rob him of his soul.
Pop! Goes the Weasel
By Sheelah Egan
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,560. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Memories of growing up in Australia during World War II inspire a story that weaves in and out of imagination and reality. For two children in Melbourne, the war is distant and unreal, but, almost imperceptibly, life is changing around them. Abruptly, they find themselves evacuated away from a loving family to harsher circumstances in the country. Do their experiences destroy or strengthen them? I
Tales of the Wild West- Cowboys
By Rick Steber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The men who ride the open range of the far West are known under a variety of names: vaquero, range rider, mustanger and buckaroo, but the name most commonly known is cowboy.
Tales of the Wild West- Children's Stories
By Rick Steber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,100. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The first white children to come west were sons and daughters of the pioneers. They trudged barefooted beside the wagons, across the dusty plains, through the heat and the prickly pear cactus and over the mountains of sharp volcarlic rocks. Some never made it and piles of stones and improvised crosses marked their graves.
Tales of the Wild West- Campfire Stories
By Rick Steber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,590. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The storyteller spins a web of fantasy while the campfire sends a shower of sparks leaping into the night sky to drift among the ancient stars.
In Hitler's Backyard
By Gare Thompson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
The Mann family live in Munich, Germany during World War II. Life is rough. Then Carl, the father, gets a job in Hitler's Backyard. Anna and her mother support the Jews. Surrounded by high-ranking German officials and a visit from Hitler tests them. Will they say something that will prove fatal?The family walks a tightrope of fear. Can they survive in Hitler's backyard?
Playing for Keeps
By Cynthia Owens
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,780. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
He fled life in the shadows for a life in the limelight... When tragedy overtook Lucas Davenport's family, he fled to the bright lights of the stage. She sought the past she barely remembered. Mary Kathryn O’Brien returns to the genteel world her mother left behind – but can Irish Katie ever truly hope to belong? Is Lucas and Katie's love a brief intermission, or are they Playing For Keeps?
Turnbull's Slaves: A Minorcan Story - Plus Taino
By Donald H Sullivan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,400. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Contains two historical Novellas, "The Minorcans of Florida" and "Taino." The first is based on an ill-fated British colony in Florida in the 18th century and its Minorcan slaves. The second is based on the people who met Columbus, the hardships and dangers they faced before, during, and after the arrival of Columbus.
The Duchess War
By Courtney Milan
Series: The Brothers Sinister, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,760. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Miss Minerva Lane is a quiet, bespectacled wallflower, and she wants to keep it that way. After all, the last time she was the center of attention, it ended badly—so badly that she changed her name to escape her scandalous past. So when a handsome duke comes to town, the last thing she wants is his attention. But that is precisely what she gets...