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Cornelius Noon: Chief Turret Captain USN. Part 3: War at Sea
Series: Cornelius Noon, Chief Turret Captain USN. You set the price! Words: 47,420. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » USA
1913. In the last instalment of the serial, Noon is devastated by the damage his shooting has done in Vera Cruz. He is sheltered by Mrs Smiley the bordello keeper and repays her by picking off the marine who rapes her. He is spectacularly seduced by Leonora, the diplomatic wife. When the European war begins he is on board a British battlecruiser duelling with a German ships--and an old friend.
The Geisha with the Green Eyes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,350. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016 by Red Empress Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Half Japanese, half foreign Barbarian, born to captivity. Defiled at thirteen when her virginity was sold to the highest bidder. Possessed by the greatest actor in the kabuki theater. Stolen by the most powerful yakuza in Edo. The Geisha with the Green Eyes
From Coast To Coast
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,760. Language: Australian English. Published: August 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
The story continues to follow the Whittiker and Morgan families as the children grow to adulthood and pursue their dreams. With the Morgan family living in Sydney visiting is expensive and they continue their friendship with letters and phone calls. How will the next generation follow their dreams and cope with disasters that befall them and the nation. As they communicate From Coast To Coast.
Kentucky Moon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,230. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
In the mouth of the Great Depression two brothers embark on a horrific task of tracking down an evil entity that dwells within the shadowy depths of the forest. With high spirits, the combined forces of five brave hunting dogs and one mysterious stray dog named Ghost, the Webb brothers set out to extinguish the monster under the haunting glow of the Kentucky Moon.
The Man Who Dealt in Blood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,120. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » USA
It is 1947. The Jews in Palestine face extinction. In desperation, they send an envoy to Blume, the czar of organized crime in the U.S.A.—the one man in the world who can get them arms! How does a kid from the Lower East Side become so powerful a crime figure that he holds a nation’s fate in his hands? This wide-ranging novel tells the whole story of Marcus Blume.
When Love Wins
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 92,310. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Escaping the terrors of war by finding your inner strength. Hemlock poisoning, eccentric aunt's, secret mistresses, addictions, and betrayals of friendship, add to chaos and humor found at Wintergale Orchards.
The Francis Bacon Mysteries: Books 1-3
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 288,790. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Francis Bacon reluctantly puts down his books to solve crimes in Elizabethan London, aided by Thomas Clarady, a privateer’s son who will do anything to climb into the ranks of the gentry — or up to a lady’s bedchamber.
The Unflappable Miss Fairchild
Series: Uncommon Courtships, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,990. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Anne Fairchild knows the proper way to seek a husband. But one moment with Chas Prestwick, and she’s ready to throw propriety to the wind. Chas excels at shocking Society, but his bravado masks a bruised heart. Can Anne convince him to take the greatest risk of all—on love? “Ms. Scott's appealing characters will win your heart.” RT Book Reviews
Scapegoat: The Hounded
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,650. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » USA
Alexander Lloyd and his friend, Haroon Qubadi, fight for Haroon's father who is unjustly accused of supporting terrorism. The Hounded creates a timely exploration of prejudice, media power, fear politics and religion. A tale of friendship and family that proves love and justice can prevail. A terrific choice for a book club, family and classroom.
My Name Is No One
Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 56,750. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
My Name Is No One is an alternative Odyssey as told in Homer's Sunset Bar on Khios. If there is a back story to the Odyssey, then this novel by J. C. Graeme is it. In this story of Odysseus, he is a bar-fly in the Sunset Bar on Khios where he trades stories for jugs of wine with the bar owner Homer. This is a more human Odyssey where there is still adventure aplenty and tragedy as well.
Tent City: A Mississippi Story
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,400. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Set during the voting rights campaign in Mississippi, Tent City tells the story of planter William Flair, who follows his conscience when tenant farmers who have been evicted from their homes ask to set up camp on the Flair plantation. When a protest leader is murdered and three protesters are wrongly accused, it is up to William and a sympathetic deputy sheriff to set the record straight.
New Horizons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,410. Language: Australian English. Published: August 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Patricia is posted to Northam to teach and Benjamin is farming with his father at Chadora. How will they survive being apart so soon after Patricia regains her sight? The Korean War shatters dreams of peace and Godfrey leaves his wife, Gloria and daughter, Hope living near his parents. Tragedy strikes and the Morgan’s decide to move to Sydney and put all behind them. A New Horizon is their hope.
The Brother Voice
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,470. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2016 by Rogue Phoenix Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Identical twin brothers, who can think to each other, fight on opposite sides of the Civil War.
Era Of Change
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,620. Language: Australian English. Published: August 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
The Whittiker and Murphy families are thrown into turmoil and the peace they have been look forward to suddenly bring changes that none were expecting. How will they cope with Benjamin’s fiancée’s blindness and her refusal to see him. Connie struggles with depression and it is worsened by unexpected marriage arrangements and a pregnancy.
Angel Comes to the Devil's Keep
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,990. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2016 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Huntington McLaughlin, the Marquess of Malvern, wakes in a farmhouse, after a head injury, being tended by an ethereal “angel,” who claims to be his wife. However, reality is often deceptive, and Angelica Lovelace is far from innocent in Hunt’s difficulties. Yet, there is something about the woman that calls to him as no other ever has...
Bunting, Bicycles and Blackmail
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,870. Language: British English. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Coming of age
(A novella) In 1953, Coronation Year, wartime rationing is almost over. Things can only get better. Daniel is leaving school. He gives up his part-time job at the warehouse where such puzzling things have happened. He wants to work as a mechanic but Mum wants him to aim higher and to marry a better class of girl.
Acute Akbar Versus The Spirited Nur Jahan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 264,520. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016 by Zorbabooks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
How did the young Mehrunissa a courtier’s daughter, come to be queen of the mighty Mughal Empire wielding immense influence ?
The War Years
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,490. Language: Australian English. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
What will happen to the children now caught up in the uncertain years ahead? Will any pay the ultimate price, and if so how do their families cope with the trauma of war? Will the men volunteer to serve overseas? Will the nurses join them? The trauma involves those in America as well as in Australia when both countries are attacked by the enemy.
Storm Clouds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,430. Language: Australian English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
The family line is continued through Kitty Whittiker (nee Everett) with references to the Mark Everett family as well as their friends Samuel and Millie Murphy’s descendants. With war change comes to the families who have been friends for decades. Hardship and follows as the world plunges into the Great Depression.
Written on Oak
Price: Free! Words: 60,380. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
He spotted an ancient carving in an even more ancient country oak: LOVE THYSELF LAST it said. Curious about the meaning, and who would have carved this, he sets out to unravel a history of the gravest betrayal and the highest conceivable price for atonement and forgiveness.