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A Petal in the Wind by Miko Johnston
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,910. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014 by Champlain Avenue Books, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
May 1899: Luska, “almost eight,” lives with her pregnant Mama and disabled Papa in a shtetl—one of the small villages that dot the Russian countryside. A clever and resourceful girl, she knows why everyone in her village worries about pogroms.This is her story.
The Book of Jodie by Eileen Gonzalez
Series: Jury's Greatest Hits, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(4.00 from 1 review)
In 1973, a stubborn, self-confident English teenager is caught kissing another boy and forced to see a psychiatrist.
Scammed by Jacques Evans
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,110. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » USA
When the miscreant behind the greatest Ponzi scheme in history was exposed, Bernie Madoff's name was plastered on the front page of every newspaper in the country and heard on television ad nauseam. But nary a sound was heard about the current occupant of the White House—there was a total media blackout of the president's forged birth certificate.
The Cloth Elephant by David Fawkes
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 210,470. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014 by Mereo Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
As World War II threatens, a young German boy resolves to use all his courage to fight for his beloved fatherland. Yet heroism cannot save Adam von Saloman from the realisation that the Nazi party he has sworn to serve is founded on evil and immorality. The Cloth Elephant is an ingenious and stirring tale of fascism, bravery, loyalty and love.
Lorenzo's Daggers by Ron McGaw
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,320. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Combine one troubled boy with his concerned prep school teacher. Stir in a pinch of quantum physics, add Italian Renaissance political intrigue, and serve piping hot with Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Machiavelli, the Medici’s, and a Borgia Pope on the side. That is the perfect recipe for a time travel adventure crackling with historical detail.
Cousin Elk: A Short Story by J. G. McNease
Price: Free! Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Cousin Elk is a short story of a man named Elk who had a vicious temper that led to troubling times in the lives of the Woodward family and the Young family. Based on a true story, Cousin Elk will transport you back to a time when life was much simpler and slower. Though it is a tale of reminiscence, there are twists and turns throughout the story that lead to an unexpected ending.
The Lights of Bombay by Davis Varghese
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 75,690. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The priceless amulet of Viceroy Almeida is the key behind this brilliant piece of historical fiction set in Nazi Germany and the India of the 1980's.The characters are many and unacquainted but their fates are forced to converge as soon as they cross paths with the amulet.A powerful thriller that will take you on a roller coaster ride of suspense spanning 500 years.
Ripples of Blood by Unekwu Onyilo III
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,470. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The book is about Nigeria civil war and the culture that defined the moment for one family. To hunt snake is forbidden in some part of eastern Nigeria. At the peak of the warfare,communities ran out of food and had to eat what ever they saw. The result was a fierce arguement about what offends the gods, survival and culture. At the end, culture had to pave way for survival.
Memoirs of an Immortal Life by Candace L. Bowser
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,410. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
The complexity of the relationship my father shared with our visitor was not known to me. He possessed a certain allurement, one not easily understood, yet subtle and understated. When he first arrived, I could not not know he would be the key to my salvation or that I, in turn, would also be his. It was only with time the truth would become known and the courage would rise to publish it.
Tales From Key West by John Serving
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,650. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Historical fiction about Key West covering the years from late 1500's to the present. Take a trip through time about many of the aspects of life in Key West and the Keys. Experience the adventure of pirates, wreckers, and travel the railroad to Key West. Sail through the Keys. Experience Key West like never before.
The Throwaway Son by Fred L. Funk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,790. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Throwaway Son is a heartbreaking story of an unwanted and abused child told by Boston Ray Wilford as he faced death. Boss related his life story to his best friend, Dale Henderson. He wanted his story written and he insisted that Dale relate all the repugnant details in hopes that his message would be heard. "No matter what life has dealt you, you can rise above it."
The Prisoner of Grimsby by John Coffey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,910. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014 by SDS Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
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.
Just Another Sunday: A Novel by Elizabeth Good
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,370. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » USA(2.00 from 1 review)
Just Another Sunday Is Anything but Ordinary - Set against the backdrop of the turbulent late 1960s and early 1970s, Just Another Sunday is inspired by actual events and follows Lia Benedict, a teenager growing up in the suburbs of New Jersey.
Cheating Ifooloo by Laurie Romaneli
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,400. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
In 1738 the slave Izzy guards a secret, a demon-like illness that seizes the white child Willy. Her compassionate care is all he has. He’s ignored by his family; Izzy is isolated from her fellow slaves. An uprising forever disrupts their peaceful, hidden life. The lure of freedom tempts her, but loyalty and love for Willy triumph. On a courageous journey south they struggle toward home and safety.
Sherwood Forest: Blood Libel by Laura McVey
Series: Sherwood Forest, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 18,690. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
When a child dies in Nottingham, suspicion falls on a Jewish family, forcing Robin to intervene. The rebels' refusal to aid one of their own causes Bess and Alice to take matters into their own hands.
The Scavengers of Graveny Marsh by L.W. Hewitt
Series: The Juno Letters, Book 5. You set the price! Words: 84,380. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Captain Janine Carlisle discovers a frightening secret - a fifth column has stumbled upon secret Allied plans for a swimming tank ready to go ashore in the first wave of D-Day. She must stop them before the plans can reach German command. But the Scavengers are planning a diversion - to kill General Patton on the eve of the invasion as he gives "The Speech." The fate of D-Day hangs by a thread.
The Runaway Wench by Joannie Kay
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,840. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014 by Blushing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A Viking girl flees from her father as he would force her into marriage. She runs to her brother for protection, but runs away again when he promises to give her a good spanking. Her brother cannot go after her, but sends his good friend Leif in his place. Leif is determined to teach the feisty girl a lesson!
Nixon and Dovey: The Legend Returns by Jay W Curry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,780. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » USA
Set in Antebellum NC early 1800s, Nixon Curry, son of poor Scot-Irish immigrants, falls in love with Dovey, the spoiled daughter of the state’s wealthiest and most influential senator. When Senator Caldwell betroths her to Nixon’s nemesis, Ben Wilson, drastic measures become necessary. How far will Nixon go to have his love? What price is he willing to pay and what will be the consequences?
Expecting His Proposal: A Darcy and Elizabeth Short Story by P. O. Dixon
Series: Darcy and Elizabeth Short Stories, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,080. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian, Fiction » Historical » Regency
In Book Two* of the Darcy and Elizabeth Short Story series, what if Darcy had not wounded Elizabeth's pride by insulting her at the Meryton assembly and had danced with her instead? What if Elizabeth was so agreeably engaged with thoughts of the master of Pemberley that by the time his visit to Kent was drawing to its end, she was indeed expecting his proposal? *Each book is standalone.
Nega. I racconti e i disegni dei prigionieri della Santa Inquisizione a Palermo by Laura Leonardi
Price: Free! Words: 6,070. Language: Italian. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Una documentazione storica di grande valore e forza. Sette storie accompagnate da immagini, descrizioni, approfondimenti e audio per dar voce a disegni e scritte dolorose. Un viaggio unico e indimenticabile dentro un edificio maestoso e terribile. aggiorname Presentato in anteprima durante il Workshop: BookAlive. Biblioteche e libri: il Futuro fra Tecnica e Innovazione. Steri, 11 Novembre 2014