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Calico Trail by David R Lewis
Series: The Trail Westerns, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,180. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
When entitlement invades Missouri, Ruben Beeler is dispatched to investigate complaints of a wealthy Englishman taking over an entire county. Sir Merrit Treadstone is prepared to do whatever is necessary to establish the Calico Cattle Company and his new American kingdom. Ruben, Marion Daniels, and Homer Poteet, face poison, arson, and murder as they struggle to stay alive on THE CALICO TRAIL.
The Canadian Civil War: Volume 3 - West to the Wall by William Wresch
Series: The Canadian Civil War, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 83,760. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier(5.00 from 1 review)
This third book in the series mixes accounts of early explorations in west and attempts to reach the Pacific through the “Wall” of Rocky Mountains, with an ongoing description of the breakdown of Canada into northern and southern sections.
The Five Stone Steps by John Orton
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 87,930. Language: British English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
South Shields born John Orton brings to life the memoirs of a Shields bobby in the 1920s and gives an authentic picture of his home town, its character and its characters nearly a century ago.
Miscalculation by Ian Stone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,110. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Amos O’Neal and his family joined the wagon train with dreams of a new life in Oregon, but then a flying saucer descended from the sky. The aliens offered to trade incredible machines for the settlers’ possessions. Miscalculation is a tale of unlikely friends and contrasting cultures. Featuring uniquely endearing characters and insightful humor, Miscalculation is a story you will never forget.
The Ticket “Terror Below” by Todd E. Shewmaker
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,920. Language: American English. Published: September 4, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » USA
An American submarine sinks under mysterious circumstances with all hands. Trip Black, nephew of one of the lost sailors, is determined to find out exactly what happened. What he uncovers is deception and lies that could start a world war.
Byzantine Warrior: War in the East, African Adventures and the Italian Debacle by Peter Haig
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,900. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
O stranger, Vitalian, lies buried here. Go tell the Byzantines the soldier served Rome well. The barbarians killed a brave warrior who fought on the Danube, in the East, in Africa and Italy. He is mourned by his beautiful wife and sons. Soldier of Rome we salute you.
So Long, Vietnam by Brian King
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,460. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
What if a group of infantry soldiers on the verge of invading Cambodia refused to fight? With luck, humor, and determination three young Americans, one black and two white, lead their fellow GIs towards a peace that had eluded America in Vietnam.
Misty Blue 5: Down and Dirty by Tony Masero
Series: Misty Blue, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,930. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Misty Blue, the famed Mountain Man makes his way north across the border into the newly formed Dominion of Canada. He has a special mission to fulfill and as a man of his word he intends to see the deed done whatever the cost. The intended delivery is to lead him into more danger than the hardened Mountain Man has a right to expect. It’ll be a long bloody haul before that parcel gets delivered.
Little Lies, Big Consequences by vins hilton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,750. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » USA
This story centers on lies which are about substantial events and have significant consequences. Very broad sweep, spanning a period of several years, these characters wrestle with honor and duty at the time of Napoleon. The author renders a fast paced story about how lies (and everything else) have many unintended consequences, many of which cannot be undone.
To Tempt an Earl by Kristin Vayden
Series: Greenford Waters Legacy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,980. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014 by Blue Tulip Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Tempting an Earl is not for the faint of heart. Thank heavens Bethanny is anything but faint! Now, honest, perhaps--too honest, but never faint! After all, why flirt when you can tempt? And why the devil would a woman choose to swoon when she could be kissed? Of course, she'd never try something so...honest, yes that was the word, honest on anyone but Lord Graham. He's the only one she wants.
Beresford at Bay by Kev Richardson
Series: Beresford Branson Series, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,400. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
At the end of World war II, the Allied Control Council is given leave to decide on the rebuilding of Germany. Political infighting however, makes headway difficult asthe Big 3 trip and stumble over each others’ feet. Democracy and Communism cannot find a common path in leading Germany out of Nazism into a more meaningful nation in terms of international unity. Can Beresford’s Red Cros
Blue Moon for Bombers: A Story of Love, War and Spirit by Jennifer Barraclough
Series: Three Novellas, #2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,450. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A novella set in England 2007, with flashbacks to the 1940s, written by a former medical doctor. The story of a man coming to terms with his wartime trauma as he nears the end of life is interwoven with a modern-day romance. This is the second book in Jennifer Barraclough's trilogy of 'Three Novellas', available separately or as a box set.
Hometown News by Jnana Hodson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 78,170. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Historical » USA
The local newspaper has been central to the identity and life of American cities large and small, but few readers know what goes on inside its newsroom. Hometown News takes you behind the scenes as a new generation brings vision to a mid-American industrial city. But more and more, this hardworking team battles the bottom line more than the deadlines. Who will win in the end?
Oliver Twist - After the Edit by Malcolm Macdonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 175,770. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Essay » Literature
Dickens's original story contains 26 Incredible Coincidences, 21 Unanswered Questions, and 5 Plain Impossibilities. "Oliver Twist - After the Edit" sticks as close to the original as possible while getting rid of them all. It is both a serious piece of literary criticism and an even more enjoyable story. Includes the sort of critical notes a modern editor would make on the original ms today.
Saving Eddie by Hallett German
Series: One Of Books · Historical Fiction · My Personal Favorites · Truly Unique Books. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,540. Language: American English. Published: August 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
This is a fictionalized paranormal retelling of celebrated author Edgar Allan Poe's life using imaginary journals/diaries of his real-life brother, Henry Poe and a female admirer that follows his activities mostly from afar. Can Edgar's ghostly brother use his one chance to save his brother's life? Or will the author's otherworldly gifts to see heaven, hell, and the world of Ideals be his undoing?
Alabama Days by James Eckardt
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 139,650. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Alabama Days by James Eckardt, cover design by Colin Cotterill A few weeks after the 1965 Selma March, four teenage Catholic seminarians from Long Island arrive in Birmingham, Alabama, to work for Father Edmund Fraser in a door-to-door voter registration campaign. Nights, they return to the same black neighborhoods to play guitars and lead crowds in singing freedom songs.
The Battle Of Manila Bay by Norbert Mercado
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,250. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Spanish Armada has allowed the Spaniards to maintain their powerful grip on the areas they have conquered. The American Asiatic Squadron aims to break that grip and bring freedom to the inhabitants of the Spanish colonies. Explore the battle which paved the way for a new era. "The Battle Of Manila Bay" is the latest novel from the pen of Norbert Mercado, author of "The Children of Mars".
Lady Olivia's Undoing (The Reluctant Grooms Series Volume VI) by Anne Gallagher
Series: The Reluctant Grooms. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,340. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Lady Olivia, Duchess of Caymore, is one of the most powerful women in London. Since the death of her husband a decade earlier, Olivia has kept a secret from Society. One, that if discovered, would ruin her. At the Boxing Day Ball, a malicious trick uncovers Olivia’s skeleton. Humiliated, she flees Society – disgraced. Enquiries to her whereabouts turn up nothing. Lady Olivia has disappeared.