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Turnabout in Fair Play
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,980. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
FAIR PLAY, TEXAS, 1872 Young Jeremy lost his heart to Diana, but now having come of age and being of means to provide for a family on his horse ranch, he pursues winning Diana's heart. Ten years his senior and considered on the shelf, though flattered by Jeremy's attentions and persistence, Diana has resigned herself to spinsterhood. Does Jeremy have a smidgeon of a chance?
SNAFU: Everyone Has Their Demons
Price: Free! Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.85 from 13 reviews)
The South Pacific - 1942 When most of Matt Turner's fighter squadron is destroyed by Japanese Zeroes with demonic protection, he expects his after-action report to land him in the loony bin. Instead, he finds himself recruited by a shadowy government agency to test a supernatural countermeasure before the Japanese strike a deathblow against the U.S. Navy and win the war in the Pacific theater.
El Nacimiento de un Sueño
Series: The Belle of Colombia. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,320. Language: Spanish. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Atrapados en la lucha por la independencia de España, el capitán Santiago Eduardo Vásquez se encuentra encerrado en otra batalla cuando Ana Maribel Arboleda captura su corazón en la plaza de Zipaquirá.
Just for Kicks
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 44,650. Language: British English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A semi-auto biographical novel written by a South London Rocker known as, ‘GR’, this book looks at the dangerous and exciting 1960’s. Whilst others cringed at their antics, both Mods and Rockers were out to enjoy themselves. It was just that the adult world didn’t seem to appreciate their ideas of fun!
Big Mable's Curse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Mashups
Big Mable, a former slave, remembers the day she was given the important task of issuing curses to the worthy and the deserved. After two centuries as Curse Giver, her body has finally declined into old age. Unable to shed the curse-giving energy, she sits in her rocking chair surrounded by photos of distant family, memories of a slave owner who loved her, and the man that denied her his love.
History Write Now: South Auckland Writers at the Papakura Museum
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015 by Manukau Counties Writers Fund. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Essay » Author profile
Ever wondered about the history of objects in a museum? If they could talk, what tales could they tell? South Auckland writers were invited into the Papakura Museum to see if they could find out. These stories and poems of love, loss, triumph, new beginnings and changing times include actual events and memories as well as fiction. All are inspired by real taonga (treasures) in the museum.
The Toymaker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,450. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015 by esKape ePress, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Regency
The world needs to meet the reclusive Duke of Greenbriar, so Phillip plans his own coming out. But how will Lady Ivy Plumthorne react when she learns the truth?
Alcatraz: Annotated Edition
Series: O'Ronin Rye Collection. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,210. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015 by Ronin Robot Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Alcatraz is the tale of love, greed, obsession, and the magnificent horse who has killed for his freedom. His ultimate fate will be determined by the outcome of silent combat between an ambitious and lonely woman who inherits her father’s dusty ranch and her foreman who is determined to win the ranch for himself.
William Shakespeare's "Antony and Cleopatra": A Retelling in Prose
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,940. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "Antony and Cleopatra." People who read this retelling first will find the original play much easier to understand and read.
Little Boxes
Series: A Jack Hunter Mystery, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,100. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Questionable deaths of children buried in the Key West Cemetery have gone unanswered for years. Rumors point to a pair of doctors from an old and prominent Key West family as being responsible. Hearsay? Or something more substantial? Jack Hunter determines to find the truth. And soon realizes that he has taken on more than he can handle....
Whispering Wind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,610. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Pregnant and alone, Tsopo, Wind, leaves her Blackfoot people to save her lifelong friend, Kom-zit-api, An Honest Man, from untrue accusations. Kom-zit-api finds Wind and asks her to be his sits-beside-him wife. Before she can give him an answer, he dies saving her from Crow warriors. Trapper, Jake McKinney hears her cries and finds her down on a ledge, birthing a child that has arrived too soon.
Tales From the Fountain Pen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,860. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Maggie was ready to embrace life and enjoy attending vocational college when the war came to her village in the Netherlands and changed everything. In a series of interconnected stories Maggie struggles with fear, shortages, the resistance, the dangers of falling in love and who to trust. A novella.
The Ones They Left Behind
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 57,740. Language: American English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The Ones They Left Behind is a sweeping, riveting, historically accurate account of post-Civil War America told through the journey of Harriman Hickenlooper, a Union veteran who sets off on a one-man peace march to heal the wounds of a bitter and divided country by retracing his steps on Sherman's March to the Sea.
Ironic Missing Quantum Link
Price: Free! Words: 51,670. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Screenplays » History
This rush to light, literary works in its very own rush saving light, is design to demonstrate the easy, involve in making up, inventing, conjuring, placating, overnight, structuring suspensions of disbelief, flying high by night schemes, involving in fabricating, following the money and intangible business.
Saratoga
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,970. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 and represented by SKLA. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1777 Captain Jamie Skoyles is part of a British army intent on destroying the American rebels and ending their resistance once and for all. Under the command of General Burgoyne, a huge force sets out from Canada but it is soon handicapped by hot weather, debilitating disease and a series of costly military blunders. This is a stirring novel about a nation’s struggle for independence.
Valley Forge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,230. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 and represented by SKLA. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A sequel to SARATOGA. Imprisoned in Boston with the defeated army, Captain Jamie Skoyles escapes with Elizabeth Rainham, the woman he loves, and, after a series of adventures, reaches Philadelphia where the British army has camped for the winter. Washington’s men, by contrast, have to endure the freezing cold of Valley Forge and are dogged by a lack of food and other resources.
Ready Reference Treatise: My Brother Sam Is Dead
Series: Ready Reference Treatises ยท Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » USA
The author had particularly written this novel to recreate a particular moment in the Civil War. The story has been presented from a child’s viewpoint. However, the book is sometimes offensive.
Texas John Alden (Annotated Edition)
Series: O'Ronin Rye Collection. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,320. Language: American English. Published: July 15, 2015 by Ronin Robot Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Texas John Alden is the story of Breckinridge Elkins and the various and sundry troubles that he innocently (but violently) fell into in his pursuit of the beautiful Betty Wilkinson. A classic of Western vernacular and spinning of tall tales. With Annotations by Barbara Flanagan
On Grounds of Honor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,540. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Romance
On Maryland’s Eastern Shore, the division of the Civil War is an inescapable reality for many households. For the Turner brothers, it means choosing politics over blood. Although his younger brother goes south to join the Rebels, Jeremiah feels honor-bound to defend the Stars and Stripes even at the risk of meeting Charlie on the battlefield and facing a deeper conflict of loyalties.
Murder In The Bloody Pit
Price: Free! Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
A murder in the Hoosac Tunnel is still a mystery today, after one hundred and fifty years, there are still unanswered questions surrounding the strangled body of Ringo Kelly. There is folklore about his ghost and many other spirits that haunt the tunnel. Their souls are still looking for closure. Here is one theory of what might have happened to Ringo Kelly . . .