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Bewitching Kisses (Bewitching Kisses Series)
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Price: Free! Words: 99,760. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.18 from 11 reviews)
Betrayed by a greedy half-brother who coveted her inheritance, then accused by her superstitious Salem neighbors of practicing witchcraft, Sarah Townsend found herself kidnapped, sold into bondage, and thrown into the hold of a ship bound for Williamsburg Virginia. A Puritan who believes to show one's bare arm is a sin, now finds herself in Williamsburg.
Gabriella
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,040. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
A lost wager obliges a Duke to bring a pretty nobody into fashion for the London Season. Irksome duty turns into something quite different as he falls under the spell of his protege's innocent charm. Gabriella would rather help run her father's veterinary practice than fit into fashionable society but the more time she spends with the dashing Duke, the more conflicted she is. Could this be love?
The Sage
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Series: The Lost Spells of Egypt, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,330. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In Book Two, Ahmose continues the archivist’s legacy. Egypt prepares for war. Strife with the Sand-Dwellers to the east threatens stability and even Ahmose and Kai’s friendship is put to the test. In the midst of conflict, the archivist’s murderer returns and he is looking for revenge. He would like nothing more than to silence Ahmose forever.
Tender
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 181,820. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Stephen King: "Mark Childress's novel, TENDER, is a little more than just a fine novel; it is a big, all-American, Technicolor dreamboat of a book, as vital and as intense as anything I've read in the last 10 years. Childress's understanding and love of this new music lends Tender the sort of piney woods authenticity I associate with such American classics as Elmer Gantry and All The King's Men."
The Man Who Ate His Fingers: War & Justice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,610. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A fact-based political philosophy narrated by fictional characters, including Sam, a homeless Army veteran, who suffered severe emotional distress from his participation in a Gulf War atrocity. Sam is so distraught by the Iraq war and the injuries suffered by children and young soldiers, he bites off and swallows a finger a day to demonstrate the stupidity of war and the idiots who glorify it.
Anne of Green Gables - The Official Movie Adaptation
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,890. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
The little redheaded girl with the big imagination - and an even bigger heart - arrives in sedate Avonlea and the misadventures begin!
Before The Cross
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,400. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
In the tradition of Ben-Hur and The Robe, this is an historical epic set in the Roman-occupied Mediterranean. It is the tale of a young Syrian-Greek aristocrat who is accused of sedition and condemned to death. After narrowly escaping Roman justice, his intent is to journey to Jerusalem and reunite with the beautiful Greek girl—a devoted follower of Jesus—whom he has loved since childhood.
Einar, Prince of Thieves
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 94,300. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Life was never easy for Einar Thorson. His father killed, his cowardly uncle Stig usurped his title and sent Einar with the raiders in the hopes that he would be killed and no longer be a problem. Odin smiled on him and Thor protected him; Einar was invincible in battle with his enchanted sword and became famous throughout the known world.
The Path of Lord Jaguar
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,160. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The Path of Lord Jaguar honors the African and Maya ancestry of two immigrants of the United States who join spiritual forces to strengthen the path of kuxan sum, the energy path that unites the Americas.
Rebel Gray, Mountain Green
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,300. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 1 review)
Rebel Gray, Mountain Green is an historically accurate tale of the Confederate guerrilla raid on the quiet town of St Albans, Vermont in 1864, and the citizens' resistance. Illustrated with period images.
LA FAMILIA BORGIA
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,340. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Intrigas, asesinatos, aventuras y romance, todo esto está presente la vida de una de las familias mas controversiales de la historia. Los Borgia son el centro de toda esa trama más real que la serie de televisión en Showtime, HBO.
V for Victor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,170. Language: American English. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Alabama, 1942. The war is everywhere, but Victor - a 16-year-old boy sent by his father to care for his dying grandmother on a lonely island in Mobile Bay - can only dream of it. Then he wakes one amazing night to a thunderous roar from the Bay...and sees the ominous shadow of an enemy submarine surfacing at night. "Fantastic, extravagant...thoroughly charming." -Boston Globe.
"The Flamenco Academy"
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 153,600. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
“Bird captures the staccato passion of flamenco in a rapturous love triangle.” –People “The stuff bestsellers are made of . . . funny and beautifully structured to create anticipation and suspense, with lush moments of romance ...” –Kirkus Reviews (starred review) . A heady brew of a novel, lushly romantic at one turn, wryly and wittily observant at the next.” –Houston Chronicle
Dharma Brothers Kodo and Tokujoo
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 182,910. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Dharma Brothers Kodo and Tokujoo is based on the lives of two Japanese Zen Masters, Kodo Sawaki and Tokujoo Kato. It is a story of how two ordinary boys, walking very different paths, became extraordinary men, and the deep spiritual bond between them. It is also the story of Japan form 1880 to 1965, of two personal accounts of Zen journeys to enlightenment, and of love and friendship.
The Return to Aspen Estates (The Concord Series #3)
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Series: The Concord, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,450. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012 by Porterlance Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
When Elias and Madeline fail to return from their honeymoon, Jonas is forced to deal with life alone... He will deal with not only a lost father figure, but with losing his girlfriend, Rachelle as well. He encounters faces from his part, and more lies are uncovered before he can live happily ever after.
Ten Days In June
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,120. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012 by E-Books Publisher. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In the aftermath of the Dunkirk evacuation during the Second World War, soldier Jack Foster returns to his family home in the mining town of Bennington for a well-deserved spell of leave. Rescued from the beaches of Dunkirk, he makes the most of the relative normality of wartime Britain for a precious ten days with his parents, brothers and sister.
Provenance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,120. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The fateful struggles of a young painter during the Dutch Golden Age, the perilous escape of a Jewish family from Nazi-occupied Amsterdam, and the tenacious quest of a brilliant professor to reclaim a part of her past, are linked together by an intriguing painting with an extraordinary history. Provenance chronicles the painting’s incredible journey over four centuries and two continents.
Witez, Drinker Of The Wind
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 61,830. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is the story of one of the greatest Arabian Stallions, Witez II, foaled in 1938 in Poland. (Witez is “Prince” in Polish.) He had to endure the terrors of WWII. His life was filled with more adventure than that of most people. He touched many lives endearing himself to all who knew him. And those who knew him and cared for him became friends, especially two young girls who cared for him,
Daughter of Fortune
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 120,570. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
Maria Espinosa is “La Afortunata.” First she survives the 1679 cholera epidemic in Mexico City, then an Apache raid on the caravan transporting her to Santa Fe. Rejected by her sister, Maria goes to live with a ranching family living uneasily among the Pueblos and inspires a rivalry between Diego and his half-Indian brother Cristobal. When the Indians revolt, will Maria’s good fortune hold?
STOLEN IN PARIS: The Lost Chronicles of Young Ernest Hemingway: Fishing the Great Two Hearted River
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Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
Riding the rails to Seney, Michigan, teenage Ernest Hemingway and his friend experience Michigan's Upper Penninsula and the Great Two Hearted River. Haunted by a recent disaster in Seney that destroys the lumbering town, the boys discover that though the town may be gone, the fishing is just as good as ever. A fish story for the boy who dreams of a great catch!