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Native American Herbal Remedies by Bob Fields
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general(4.00 from 1 review)
Native American herbal remedies is the story of a young Maliseet Indian girl named Mary, living on a small reservation in Houlton, Maine, learned about natural cures. Before the white man came, her ancestors, used natural cures found in trees, herbs, and wild plants such as onion and milkweed to ease the pain or symptoms of their most common ailments.
Leonardo: A Return to Florence by Catherine McGrew Jaime
Series: The Travels of da Vinci, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,650. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
This historically based novel begins with Leonardo traveling from Venice to Florence with his good friend, and traveling companion, Luca Pacioli. The story follows Leonardo as he sets up his new workshop and begins to take on new painting commissions. Leonardo is surprised to be asked by the Florentine government to join Cesare Borgia as a military advisor, and the real adventures begin.
Dragon Bones: Two Angels Leave at Sunrise by D.A. Winstead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,840. Language: American English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Christian » Suspense
2013 Illumination Books Silver Award...What happens when people do things they shouldn’t—things so horrible that they are left racked with guilt and longing for redemption? Jules Bailey, a Christian witch working for the U.S. Department of State, is going to find out in Dragon Bones, the latest paranormal thriller from the pen of D.A. Winstead.
Fighting Bob by Bob Stockton
Price: $3.03 USD. Words: 40,500. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Many things may be said about Bob Stockton, but one of them can never be that he doesn't have a copious imagination...Throughout the pages of Fighting Bob, Stockton takes the reader on a nonstop, action-packed literary thrill ride rife with danger, suspense, and the all-too-familiar machinations of political intrigue.
Wiggle Rooms: A Tale of a Fallen Anchorite by D.A. Winstead
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,250. Language: American English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
2014 International Book Awards Finalist...A friendly Ghost, two nice witches, a dirty demon, a hateful pedophile and an avenging father...what else do you need for a great late-night read? Set in Latvia, during early Soviet occupation, Wiggle Rooms is a mixed bag of old Baltic lore, superstitions, religious fervor, and diplomatic intrigue.
VARIUS AND THE CULT OF CHRISTUS by S. P. Gereg
Price: Free! Words: 35,830. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
in nero caesar's imperial rome, a rich nobleman hires the city's best detective to expose the secret ringleaders of the hated 'cult of christus'. these men have seduced many roman citizens to join the despised cult. once identified, they will be liquidated and the dangerous cult destroyed.
A Debt Paid by Les Williams
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
Marshal Lance Kelly knew that you can't keep the peace in a place like Freeman, Nebraska, without making some enemies. Good thing for him he's about to get a visit from an old, and very dangerous, friend...
Ned Kelly's Son by Trevor Tucker
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 114,680. Language: Australian English. Published: January 31, 2014 by Dream Write Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
What are the odds that a chance meeting of like souls in 1958 would result in the resurrection of hidden accounts of a mother and her son, whose amazing lives challenge the legend of Australia’s most iconic bushranger?
Hellbottom by Jerrold Mundis
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,030. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
A savagely real novel of degradation, violence and slaves without chains.They were the hunted, the outcasts. There was no place for them in the white world. They were free black men and women driven to a womb of hell by incredible brutality - and their only salvation lay in the merciless justice of the swamp itself. They were black, ruthless, deadly and waiting . . . and one day the hunters came.
In the Shadow of the Gods by James Bicheno
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,450. Language: British English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A.D. 789. Thorwulf, the adopted son of a Norse King, is sent with his friend and adoptive brother, Einar, on a trading voyage. A misunderstanding with the locals leads to violence but both soon prove their worth and go on to make names for themselves as warriors. Thorwulf and Einar’s friendship is tested, however, when Einar’s Saxon slave, Edith, is revealed to be marked by the gods.
Pharaoh's Midwives A Retelling of the Nurse Midwives in Exodus by Mark Darby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,960. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Exodus calls them Puah and Shipporah. Both are proud Egyptians who are also the reluctant midwives to the Apiru, the disgusting underclass of Egypt. Yet, when a given a command to commit genocide, Puah and Shipporah side with the Apiru . Pharaoh's Midwives is a story of their personal transformation from passive Egyptian aristocrats to heroic leaders of a new people.
A Gentleman and a Scoundrel by Norma Darcy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,330. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Jasper John Lansdowne, the Duke of Malvern is a gentleman through and through. He is well aware that Lady Louisa Munsford regards him as her staid, bookish, older brother and finds the thought of marriage to him an unexciting prospect. He is determined to teach her that underneath his polished manners and gentlemanly demeanour, he is a man like any other―with a few desires of his own…
High Adventure History by Pro Se Press
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,650. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » General(4.00 from 1 review)
Pulp Happens…Throughout History! Pro Se Productions, a publisher of Genre Fiction, proudly presents HIGH ADVENTURE HISTORY, an anthology that puts the fast pacing and over the top action of Pulp Fiction in the History books! Setting tales in the past and telling them with a predominantly Pulp flavor, these stories find action and adventure in the annals of yesterday for readers today!
Brotherhood of Evil (A Jason Brand Western #6) by Neil Hunter
Series: A Jason Brand Western, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,250. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Infiltrating an organization dedicated to the resurrection of the Confederacy, and putting a stop to their planned uprising, places Jason Brand in the firing line. As Brand becomes involved with the fanatical St. Clair family, violence erupts and he has a fight for survival on his hands. Brand makes his stand against the rebels, uncovers an assassination plot and suffers a personal tragedy.
Stryker's Bounty (A Matt Stryker Western #3) by Chuck Tyrell
Series: Matt Stryker Western, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,470. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Bounty hunter Matt Stryker comes across a burnt out stage station. There is one survivor, Dodge Miller - the stationmaster. They took 250 pounds of gold as well as Dodge's wife, Milly. Stryker promises to get her back, if he can. Now there is a race to find the attackers as soon half the county is riding in pursuit - the lure of gold burning in their greedy eyes. 3rd in the roaring western series.
Madigan's Sidekick (A Bren Madigan Western #6) by Hank J. Kirby
Series: Bren Madigan Western, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,820. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
6th in the exciting Western series featuring US Marshal "Bronco" Madigan. The long, hard years of being an active US marshal were catching up with Bronco Madigan. Scarred and battered, he had to admit that he was slowing down. He almost died in a hail of bullets because he over-looked one simple fact. Worse still his rescuer was a greenhorn and trainee marshal.
Augustus and the Late Unpleasantness, Episode One by Kate Gray
Series: Centennial Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 13,790. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
There are the invisible members of society; they exist all around us. Most of the time, we walk by them, seeing but not seeing. Augustus Purce learned long ago that the best means of avoiding unwanted attention was to become one of the invisible.
Hunt Angel! (A Frank Angel Western #5) by Frederick H. Christian
Series: Frank Angel Western, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,200. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Frank Angel is in the wrong spot at the wrong time. When Marshal Sheridan's arrest of Burt Hugess threatens to explode into danger, the Department of Justice orders Angel not to leave town. Then he knew he was in for trouble. Larry Hugess tries to lock down the town and Angel has to side with Sheridan to bring about rough justice. Fifth in the exciting series featuring Frank Angel.
The Garden of Allah Novels Trilogy ("The Garden on Sunset" - "The Trouble with Scarlett" - "Citizen Hollywood") by Martin Turnbull
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 294,400. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The Garden of Allah Hotel on Sunset Boulevard — Hollywood’s most infamous hotel during Hollywood’s most famous era. Book One: “The Garden on Sunset” — Book Two: “The Trouble with Scarlett” — Book Three: “Citizen Hollywood”