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Exit Unicorns by Cindy Brandner
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 219,860. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
It is the spring of 1968 in Belfast, Northern Ireland and James Kirkpatrick has just lost his father under suspicious circumstances, Casey Riordan is released from prison after five years and Pamela O’Flaherty has crossed an ocean and a lifetime of memories to find the man she fell in love with as a little girl. All three lives are on a collision course with each other.
The Rancher by Lily Graison
Series: Willow Creek, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,330. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Western(5.00 from 1 review)
Holden Avery was love-struck the moment he saw Laurel Montgomery and cursed himself for a fool every waking minute since letting her walk out of his life. When she turns up in Willow Creek he's handed the second chance he didn't think he'd ever get but thoughts of pursuing Laurel are cut short when a stranger shows up in town. A man who claims to be Laurel's husband.
Emma's Day (A Novella) by Jill Metcalf
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,140. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A grandmother protects her young grandson from a stranger. But can Emma Parker protect her heart from this man who would come to have a huge impact on, not only Emma, but her entire family?
Aphrodite's Curse: A Short Story by Luciana Cavallaro
Price: Free! Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Aphrodite’s Curse is about a dynasty’s fall from grace, unrequited love and retribution.
The Nodaway Trail by David R Lewis
Series: The Trail Westerns, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,670. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier(5.00 from 1 review)
The vicious murder of one woman and the dreadful mutilation of another pits Ruben Beeler against a crime dynasty of hired killers and a bitter father bent on revenge in action that is fast, furious, and ofter fatal. With the help of an unlikely ally, once again it is time to kill or be killed when Rube and Marion Daniels saddle up to ride the NODAWAY TRAIL.
To Save a Life by Hazel B. West
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,860. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Viggo Aulus Callias is a young man with an insatiable love of justice and when he sees a slave boy being treated cruelly for no reason, he cannot stand aside and watch it happen without doing anything. Soon though, he finds that he has made dangerous enemies who are far out of his league, but even that will not stop him in his mission to save the boy Hector before it is too late.
Leathern Men by R. J. Creaney
Series: Kozef and Ceinan, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 15,710. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Itinerant mercenaries Kozef and Ceinan – in a bid to earn food, drink and lodgings for the evening – inadvertently draw the ire of the Tanner’s Guild, the violent criminal syndicate that dominates the city of Thieudan.
The Lirey Shroud Mystery by Trevor Whitton
Series: Jean Bellimont, Book 4. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The wife of the Bailli of Troyes is discovered stabbing a man who had attacked her several weeks earlier. Her husband and his deputy (Jean Bellimont) are left to unravel the web of intrigue leading up to this event, which appears to be centred around a mysterious artefact commissioned by one of the local nobles and the Bishop (the Lirey Shroud). This is the fourth of the Jean Bellimont novels.
The Pirates of Buccaneer Bay by Jenny Osko
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,580. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » USA
While vacationing on the island of Key West, Brad learns about pirates, shipwrecks and the fascinating work in sunken treasure recovery. In alternating chapters, Abigale and her adventures among the pirates, tell of perilous shipwrecks, buried treasures and Caribbean life. In the end, the two stories connect as the past meets the present and both lifetimes blend.
The Days of an Empire by Norbert Mercado
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,040. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
An amazon is the key to the success of a daring mission. The target is the man she deeply loves! A novel for peace, stressing the sacredness of life, faith, and liberty in the lives of men and in the destiny of a nation.
Lady of the Moon by Mary Gillgannon
Price: Free! Words: 53,590. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
As the Romans threaten Britain, Sirona, a young Drui in training, seeks to use her visions to change the course of history. Aiding her are her fellow students, Bryn, who loves Sirona and wants to be a warrior rather than a Drui, and Cruthin, who is obsessed with seeking out the mysteries of the Otherworld.
Bushranger by Raymond Boyd Dunn
Series: Outlaws of Australia, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,020. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Adventure » General
Bushranger...the outlaws of the Australian bush. The young men sometimes cast into that role by an unfortunate twist of fate - sometimes because of their thirst for adventure on a fast horse. Seldom did they realise the danger they were exposing themselves to until it was too late - an ignominious death from a policeman's bullet, or the final drop through the trapdoor of the gallows.
The history of Judaism. Book One: A living God by Charles Andrew
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 24,910. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
A Living God is the alternative and arguably most historically accurate account of Exodus to date. Drawing on four years of research, the author leads you through the political upheaval of ancient Egypt and explains how the ancestors of modern Judaism were expelled in an attempt to restore balance to a land which was almost destroyed by the greed of the Hyksos.
Treasure in the Flame by Brenda Corey Dunne
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,590. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Aminda's father will not wake up. The blacksmith's lecherous son will not leave her alone. The sawmill workers will not accept her in her father's place and the villagers are poised for a witch-hunt. To save her father's mill, and his life, Aminda must trust in a stranger, an outcast and a treasure map, navigating dangers, magic and affairs of the heart to find the Treasure in the Flame.
CHILDREN OF DOLHINOV: A SMALL TOWN IN THE MIDST AND MIST OF HISTORY by Barry Rubin
Price: Free! Words: 145,130. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Historical » USA(3.00 from 1 review)
The story is told that long after he left Dolhinov and became a distinguished rabbi in America, Yakov Kaminetsky was one day sitting in a doctor’s waiting room when he spotted a Jewish boy who was obviously not religious. He grabbed a ball and began to play with the young boy. His assistant was amazed and later asked the rabbi why he had done that.
How To Build The Perfect Rake by Kate Harper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,970. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency(2.50 from 2 reviews)
Lucien St James has a problem... he is far too nice a man to attract the attentions of the girl that he loves, the Season's Beauty Carisse. So when his best friend Olympia suggests he transforms himself into some thing a little more interesting, he decides to follow her advice. Suddenly, he's the most popular man in London, a devilish rake setting the girl's pulses racing, Olympia's included...
Deborah Sampson: The Girl Who Went to War by Marilyn Komechak
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,480. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » War
Deborah Sampson, a true hero of the American Revolutionary War, is the only woman in early American history thought to serve as a soldier without being discovered.
South Pass by Sandra E. Guzzo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,870. Language: American English. Published: August 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Cassie lost her father in the War Between the States. Now she has to keep her kid brother Jed out of her Uncle Henry's way, and her heartbroken mother's spirits up. A woman—even a war widow—has few rights, so in order to stay together, they make the journey west to the Wyoming Territory. Here they discover the true meaning of suffrage, as well as the danger that follows them to South Pass.
Iron In His Soul by Jon Peasey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,590. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Old Testament story of Joseph, in The Bible, has fascinated people for centuries. Here is a man who held a unique place in history. His is a true ‘rags to riches’ story, told out against the backdrop of the ancient Egyptian Empire. It is a story of hatred, of treachery, of slavery, prison and ultimate triumph.
Waves and War by Kevin Moore
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,830. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » War
The first year of the United States' second war with Great Britain has been a disheartening embarassment for the young country. But with the British surge temporarily halted in Northwestern Ohio, crewman Joshua Nelson serving with the American fleet on Lake Erie have the dangerous yet crucial opportunity of wresting the lake from the British and with it the primary supply line to the Northwest.