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Diabolus
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 122,390. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
A thrilling supernatural drama set against the turmoil of the English Civil War. This fast-paced action adventure faithfully recreates the psychological reality of the time with its beliefs in demons, witches and other supernatural entities.
The Colquhouns in Canada
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,860. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
This historical fiction novel follows the ancient Scottish Clan Colquhoun from the time the first transported prisoner, William Cahoone, landed in New England in 1650. It follows the experiences of William in Massachussetts, and further generations of Cohoons who moved to Nova Scotia, Canada, then on to Ontario and Quebec. It is a fascinating story, all thoroughly researched and authentic.
Story 12: The Painted Skin
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Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Classics
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.
Of Secrets, Letters, and Lions
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Series: Secrets of the Lion, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 7,750. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012 by Inked Paws Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
"Father has started keeping secrets so deep and so large that he has locked himself in his study..." so starts the series of letters that Hannah Hunt sends to her best friend in America. With her friend's encouragement, Hannah teams up with her younger sister in hopes of solving the mystery surrounding their father. But what the girls are unaware of is just how dark and deadly his secrets are.
Flecha d'água
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 940. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
NaNoWriMo 2012 book. Last updated 2012-11-14 07:58:24
Este é um conto emocionante! Você tem encontro marcado com o líder indígena Ajuricaba, no exato momento em que ocorreu uma mudança de curso na presença colonial portuguesa no interior da Amazônia. Um texto curto que pode ser lido em minutos. Aproveite momentos na sala de embarque do aeroporto, deslocamento de metrô ou o intervalo do almoço para deliciar, do início ao fim, uma boa estória.
The Spider's Bride
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,840. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012 by Kemsing Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The Bride enters into the cold world of the Prince of Spiders, not knowing what fate he has in store for her.
The Thief in the Night
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A tale of a working class woman in 1890's New York City. Young Ida is troubled by the appearance of a mysterious specter. Is she is losing her mind, or does this visitor have an important message for her?
A Fiery Lass
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,790. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
"I don't know about it being romantic, but the view here is very much to my liking." "Yes, I agree; the view is excellent." His eyes rested on my semi-exposed breasts. And so began our hushed, yet explosive encounter. Fiery, self-absorbed Chanticleer Widden is about to meet her match. Let the heated tension begin!
Los hijos del silencio - niños del 36
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,130. Language: Spanish. Published: November 12, 2012 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Luis Rodríguez, el protagonista de Los hijos del silencio - Niños del 36, es un modesto profesor de filosofía, que adereza sus salidas más críticas con la salsa del humor, incluso burlándose a veces de la propia filosofía.
La estirpe del abuelo Juan
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 97,810. Language: Spanish. Published: November 12, 2012 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
El día del entierro del abuelo Juan, Alfonso, su nieto y heredero, que acababa de salir de la adolescencia, se enfrenta por primera vez con la muerte. Quince años más tarde, Alfonso, que ya ha recogido el testigo de la influencia de su predecesor en el valle, mantiene unida a la familia y se apresta a desarrollar sus sueños.
Crossing The Dead Line
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,940. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
If you liked the book and the movie True Grit, you'll LOVE this Western/historical fiction novel based on the real-life exploits of Deputy U.S. Marshal Bass Reeves. Bass Reeves was one of the first African American lawmen West of the Mississippi. During his long career serving under the court of the "Hanging Judge" Isaac C. Parker, Reeves arrested more than 3,000 men and killed 14.
Georgiana and the Wolf
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,720. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
A mystery unravels unravels in a rural town in France... INSPECTOR ROBERT AUDLEY, rising star of the Parisian police force, is called to rural France and the estate of the Marquis de Maret to solve a murder. If his job wasn't hard enough with little evidence and few leads, suspicions point to a creature neither man nor wolf, but something in between. As rumors of vigilantes and monsters fill the
Strange Stories 1 - 10
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Series: Strange Stories, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,950. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Classics
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.
The Sunday War
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Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 161,220. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A Russian colonel and a German sergeant cross the lines of war to rescue the colonel's family trapped behind enemy lines in the winter wastes during the WWII Battle of Moscow. The Sunday War is the story of Sergei Zalovskiy, Nadezhda and little Clara as an internal war and then a Sunday war threatens their very existence, until an act of kindness committed by a German soldier.
East of Hydaspes
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Price: $5.85 USD. Words: 84,100. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Did Alexander the Great turn back at India of did he carry on his conquests into a China involved in a bitter inter-state conflict? East of Hydaspes looks at an intriguing battle between Alexander histories greatest tactical general and Sun Tzu China's greatest master of strategy. East of Hydaspes makes compelling reading.
The Bones of O
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,670. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012 by J Z Morrison Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1930's New York, the Empire Stage Building is finished with a docking spire for dirigibles. From their penthouse apartment in Midtown, a grandmother and her granddaughter can see blimps approaching. Everyone is excited, except the women. They know the real reason the blimp is there, and that it is coming for them.
Madame Liberté
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 167,700. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Françoise was a student in Paris when war was declared. As Madame Liberté she was recruited into the Resistance, escorting men on the run through occupied France. Under the noses of the enemy and her bullying husband she leads a secret life of danger and forbidden love. The story sweeps the reader from Paris to Germany, Russia and Edinburgh where her grandson uncovers his family's heritage.
Retablo de Ponce de León
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,520. Language: Spanish. Published: November 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
San Juan de Puerto Rico, otoño de 1520. Juan Ponce de León, conquistador y primer gobernador de la isla, proyecta su segundo viaje hacia Florida. Oficialmente, su propósito es fundar la primera ciudad en ese territorio, pero, secretamente, planea también llegar esta vez hasta la Fuente de la Eterna Juventud, aprovechándose de los datos que ha ido recopilando en sus viajes por el Caribe.
Phantom Canyon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,410. Language: American English. Published: November 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
Phantom Canyon is the story for four brothers, who are being chased by Mexican Bandits. The Bandits think they are carrying gold. Along the way, the brothers pick up and old Indian man, who leads them through Phantom Canyon to a mysterious cave. They find many unusual things in the cave,and then the Bandits catch them. Unknown to the Bandits, they are being chased by a group of US Calvary!
The Adventures of Zack Gentry A Tongue-in-Cheek History of the Opening of the West
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,950. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012 by The von Raesfeld Agency. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Zack Gentry is not your typical western hero, but he does have some exciting adventures during the era when America was expanding westward. In his travels Zack meets some famous people like Kit Carson, Mark Twain, Wild Bill Hickok, Wyatt Earp, and Calamity Jane, to mention a few. This is an encapsulated history of actual events and people, with a little bit of legend thrown in.