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Born a Refugee: A Novel of One Palestinian Family
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,800. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014 by S & H Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Four brothers and their widowed mother struggle to maintain their lives amidst the maelstrom of political violence and military occupation. Differing political views and clashes between traditional and modern views threaten to tear the family apart. Personal tragedy can make the split permanent or draw them together.
Hawk Banks - Founding Texas
Price: Free! Words: 119,020. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Revised Edition. Pairing up with Texas frontiersman Hank MacElrae, the inimitable Bostonian Hawk Banks sets off in quest of adventure on the Plains of Texas. A distinctly incompatible pair, the two manage to make their unlikely friendship work and, enduring all manner of unlikely events, they succeed in finding their way into the heart of Texas, becoming founding fathers of a new nation.
Violet's Mail Order Husband (Montana Brides #1)
Series: Montana Brides, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 35,550. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014 by Gold Crown. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Western
Rocking Horse Ranch desperately needs cowboys, and Violet Kilburn and her two younger sisters agree to marry mail-order husbands to fill the void. But their guardian, Cornell Pollard, doesn't approve. When the sisters bring their intended grooms home, he makes life difficult for the three couples. The sisters' plan goes terribly wrong, and their budding romances face the ultimate test.
A River Between Them
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,030. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Two generations. Two love stories, intertwined… What if a piece of furniture could change your life? As the story of two star-crossed lovers unfold through letters found in an old trunk, another love story takes form between two strangers thrown together by fate.
Tucson Jo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,410. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014 by FICTIVE PRESS. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
2014 NATIONAL JEWISH BOOK AWARD FINALIST. For Middle Grades and up (age 9 plus). Feisty 14-year-old Josephine Fiedler is reluctant to support her father’s bid for mayor of Tucson in 1882. When trouble erupts and her father’s opponent attacks him for being an Israelite, Jo has to reconsider her position and even what it means to be a Jew.
Bittersweet Legacy: Lorette and the Wilde Thyme Hotel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,330. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014 by Blushing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Heartbroken and abandoned by a soldier, a young woman struggles to run an old hotel that she inherited in post-war England. When she meets local lad, Jake Elliott, she is swept off her feet. Uncovering a sinister secret in the cellar, they embark on a mission to track down a young POW who hid out in the hotel during the war.
The Healer's Road
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,260. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
For more than thirty years, bestselling authors James Reasoner and Livia J. Washburn have chronicled the story of America in their award-winning historical novels. THE HEALER'S ROAD is one of their greatest sagas, the sweeping story of a family dedicated to the practice of medicine and caught up in the violence and heartbreak of America's bloodiest war.
The Boxcar Blues
You set the price! Words: 98,420. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Action
THE BOXCAR BLUES is a hard hitting story about two homeless teenage boys, one white and one black, and their fight for survival during the Great Depression. Luke and Curly fight a phony murder charge, suffer lost love and overcome hatred on their grueling road to success. Their tempered steel toughness and street savvy allow them to rise from vagrants, to become owners of a prosperous airline.
Journey From The East
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,930. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
Get ready for a Kung Fu Christmas! Bing, the warrior farmer, is summoned to the Royal court. The Chief Astronomer is missing and Bing needs to find him. From the Eastern edge of the Kingdom he finds himself on an adventure, following a star, fighting for his life and seeking a powerful King.
Unrefined
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,760. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014 by LIFE SENTENCE Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Laugh and cry with the Unrefined Connor family—slaves to the farm and mechanic work that is their means of survival, chained by guilt and fear, trapped by despair and worry. Unrefined is the tale of a three-generation family pummeled by tragedy beyond the common hardships of the Great Depression. Some will come to see their difficulties as a refining process. None will survive unscathed—if they su
The Dukes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 191,110. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
"The Dukes" is the story of a disputed inheritance, a national institution, a great family of soldiers of fortune, heroes, beauties, scoundrels, eccentrics, adventurers, an unbroken line of blue-blooded fascination that covers a hundred years of English (and American) history and social life, an intimate glimpse into the life of a great aristocratic family.
It Never Was You
Series: The Cypress Branches Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,020. Language: British English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Part two of the Cypress Branches trilogy, It Never Was You is the eagerly anticipated follow up to the acclaimed Pegasus Falling, continuing William E. Thomas's epic and panoramic saga of how ordinary people coped with some most extraordinary and devastating events of the 20th century.
The Roman Enigma
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,030. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » General
The acclaimed novel of spies, codebreaking and intrigue in WWII Italy by bestselling author Walter Murphy ("The Vicar of Christ," "Upon This Rock"), is now a convenient ebook. First published by Macmillan and Dell, it's now presented in a quality digital edition, including active Contents. The plan... Italy, 1943. The Target: Enigma, the German's code machine. The Agent: Robert Rovere of the OSS.
Trench
Price: $4.66 USD. Words: 99,250. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
An Irish period family saga set in Cork 1923. After WW1, the Irish War of Independence and the Irish Civil War there was a vacuum of uncertainty in the new Irish Free State. The vacuum was being filled by dangerous internal and external elements affecting all communities including the O’Brien family in Cork.
A Friend of America
Series: A Friend of America, book and learning guide, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,650. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Seventeen year old Alexander Hamilton and his best friend Hercules Mulligan travel to Boston to stave off an assassination attempt on the leaders of the Sons of Liberty. Along the way they learn about the American Revolution and meet patriots like John and Abigail Adams, John Hancock, Paul Revere, and Samuel Adams. Alex and Hercules get caught up in the revolutionary spirit as they join the fight!
Quest for God's Own Heart: The Old Testament Through the Eyes of Michael the Archangel
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,770. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In my novel, Michael the Archangel will take you through life changing events from the Old Testament, sharing with you the Creation Story, the Fall, Noah and the flood, Job, Moses, Abraham, David, and many more, as he shares with you God’s love for His creation and how he prepared the world for His redemptive plan. Join Michael as he takes you on a quest for God’s own heart.
Murder by Misrule
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,770. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Francis Bacon is charged with investigating the murder of a barrister at Gray's Inn. He recruits his unwanted student Thomas Clarady to do the tiresome legwork, chasing witnesses from Whitehall to the London streets. Everyone has something up his pinked and padded sleeve. Even the brilliant Bacon is at a loss — and in danger — until he sees through the disguises of the season of Misrule.
El camino de regreso
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 43,130. Language: Spanish. Published: June 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
El renacer del amor quinientos años después. Los caminos de las grandes peregrinaciones de la historia son el cordón umbilical que une las vidas de cuatro personajes principales en el espacio y el tiempo.
THE BACK DOOR OF LADY JANE ST JOHN BRAYFORD
You set the price! Words: 39,130. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency
No one could really blame Lady Jane Brayford for embarking on a passionate love affair with the game keeper Carter as her elderly husband is impotent. Yes, it does ring of Lady Chatterley's lover but I am sure DH Lawrence wouldn't mind. It is my story and much saucier than his!
Absence of Grace
Series: ...those conniving Gods, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,910. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014 by Fountain Blue Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
You decide. We all die with a smile or not, but death didn’t end the trial or reveal the reason for the magic of joy or a plan to the pain. Not then. Not now. Is it as simple as the god’s ennui and idle quest for amusement? Here it is, my story for you to weigh. It is our journey, our places, our moments, and above all, this is what we did…