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Heavy Water: A Detailed Collection of Information Regarding the Norwegian Factory Sabotage
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
After a not-so-swift landing, a group of commandos are set out to find and destroy a heavy water plant in Nazi-occupied Norway. The stakes have never been higher. Surviving, alone, will be a challenge for this small group of men. This book will keep the reader on the edge of their seat with every word. "Failure was not a sufficient option."
Prayer After the Slaughter. The Great War: Poems and Stories from World War I
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,010. Language: American English. Published: July 8, 2014 by Eva Schweitzer. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
On July 28, 2014, we commemorate the beginning of the original catastrophe of the 20th century: The First World War, the "Great War". Literature, in many different languages, was one of the hallmarks of The Great War. It behoves us to take a closer look at Kurt Tucholsky, one of the most brilliant German writers and satirists of the 20th century, with regard to his writings on the Great War.
In de ketel
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 8,450. Language: Dutch. Published: July 8, 2014 by De Scriptomanen. Category: Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Olga is een veteraan van de grote slag bij Stalingrad. Haar hele borst hangt vol met medailles. Elk jaar trommelt men haar op voor de traditionele herdenking. Die heldenstatus zint haar echter niet en smaakt zuur in haar mond. De jaarlijkse ceremonie is wel het lievelingsmoment van haar jongere broer, die de glorie van zijn zus graag naar zich toe trekt... Een tragikomische toneelmonoloog!
Judge Not: Muleskinners #1
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Elsie Parry and her eight mules survived the war, but can they escape the wrath of the Danby Gang? She lived alone for five years after the Recent Unpleasantness and was overcome with happiness to be reunited with her father. Now, his fondest desire is to leave all the bad memories behind and see the Pacific Ocean, so she agreed to head west. All’s well until they approach Wolf Creek...
Maddy and the Gambler
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Series: Ladies of the Abberly Theater, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,270. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
In Victorian London, a horribly scarred seamstress finds herself gambling on the healing love of a viscount's gadabout son.
The Killing Sands
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Price: Free! Words: 6,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Deep in the labyrinth that snakes under the Colosseum, a Thracian gladiator waits for the chance to write his fate into the sands.
The Mission: He Taught Me to Hope Christmas Vignette
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Series: Darcy and the Young Knight's Quest, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,670. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
~*~ Contains Bonus Excerpt from HOPE AND SENSIBILITY, the sequel to #1 Bestseller in Regency Romances HE TAUGHT ME TO HOPE ~*~ Bennet Carlton captures our imaginations in the novel He Taught Me to Hope, Book 1 in the Darcy and the Young Knight's Quest series. Join the precocious young knight as he embarks upon a mission to bring his Bennet and Fitzwilliam relations to Pemberley for Christmas.
Fire in the Library
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,730. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
A man named Pur Fotia has a secret—but one he can never tell. Marked for greatness, he can summon fire to envelope his body so that he can fly through the air, and does so when he is summoned to the great Library of Alexandria.
To Be First/Wheels of Heaven
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Series: What Man Hath Wrought, Book 10. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Twin tales of legend and fact—Ottoman space voyagers from an alternate universe, and the truth about an ancient Greek cosmic prediction machine.
Thief in the Night
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Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by MyVoice Publishing Ltd. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Andy is an elite Harrhein soldier, a Lancepesade (medieval precursor to Lance Corporal) in the Royal Pathfinders. He's injured and recovering in a frontier fort, working in the armoury, when he realises he isn't alone. What happens that night has long lasting effects on him.
The History Of Oil
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
Did you ever wonder how the oil was discovered? In 1852, a Canadian inventor named Abraham Gesner discovered how to make kerosene from crude petroleum. In an age when candles and whale oil provided the only light after sun down, it was a dramatic discovery.
America Before Columbus
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Who where the first Americans? The story is intriguing, and the fascinating narrative will hold the reader's complete attention. Most of the inhabitants were wiped out by plagues brought by the Europeans.
PLMII's FLUX-FICTION, VOL 01
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,740. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by Mythix Studios. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
A Pirate, a Viking, a Vampire, and an Inventor, are just a few of the many characters you can expect to see in these mysterious and mind-bending adventures from the creative mind of Philip Lee McCall II, written by rising fantasy authors. All stories are based upon PLMII’s highly successful “GOD GATES” series currently being scripted for a television series.
Golgotha!
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Category: Fiction » Christian » General
A Jewish worker for the Roman empire witnesses an event that will change his life. From the author of "In the Shadow of the Roman Empire" comes "Golgotha!"
Punjabi (A Novelette)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,490. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The story of Dhann Hundal, a fifteen-year old Punjabi boy, that is forced to flee Bellingham because of the "Bellingham riots." He boards a boxcar filled with lumber, along with a Japanese couple fleeing Bellingham, and ends up in West Virginia.
A Letter Unsent ~ Holmwood House Regency Series ~ Alethea and Pierce
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,320. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Lady's maid Alethea Fenn never expected to meet the love of her life at Christmas. Even less to move to a new house and marry by Valentine's Day. But Pierce was a gift unsought, and one she plans to cherish. Yet when her employer's nephew threatens to break the heart of Alethea's dear friend, her love will be put to the test. Can their delicate future survive the secret of a letter unsent.
Passing Storm
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,750. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The threatening sky signals coming danger as a young boy is found dead at the pond’s edge. A terrible accident? What bizarre twist of a human mind is behind events? Will the grieving parents discover the truth they deserve? Bertram, Gautier, and Robert realize that all is not as it seems, including the fury of the passing storm. Passing Storm is Book II of The Sword and the Spirit Adventures.
First Flight of Abbas Ibn Firnas
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Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
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Have you wondered what the first glider flight was like? It happened in 875 A.D. and Abbas Ibn Firnas was the one who accomplished the feat.
Boudicca: Britain's Queen of the Iceni
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Series: The Legendary Women of World History, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,990. Language: American English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Biographical / European
Why is The Morrígan's raven crying? Only Britons with hearts for true liberty know! In 43 CE Roman conquest of Britannia seems all but certain -- until a chance meeting between King Prasutagus of the Iceni and a runaway slave of royal decent from the Aedui tribe in Gaul changes the fate of the British islands forever. For children, teens, and adults.
Catherine de Valois
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Series: The Legendary Women of World History, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: American English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Biographical / European
In 1401, Catherine de Valois seemed like just another daughter to King Charles VI of France and his wife, Queen Isabeau of Bavaria, doomed to live forever in obscurity. That is until she became the excuse King Henry V of England needed in order to declare war with France. Based on primary source accounts supplemented by research from the BBC. Includes detailed timeline and bibliography.