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Tales of the Wild West- Campfire Stories
By Rick Steber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,590. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The storyteller spins a web of fantasy while the campfire sends a shower of sparks leaping into the night sky to drift among the ancient stars.
In Hitler's Backyard
By Gare Thompson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
The Mann family live in Munich, Germany during World War II. Life is rough. Then Carl, the father, gets a job in Hitler's Backyard. Anna and her mother support the Jews. Surrounded by high-ranking German officials and a visit from Hitler tests them. Will they say something that will prove fatal?The family walks a tightrope of fear. Can they survive in Hitler's backyard?
The Scapegoat
By James Currie Currie
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 99,890. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The young 20th Century had barely got onto it's feet. It had been born into a war-torn world. Now that same world was getting ready for a war to end all wars. Kaiser Bill was rattling his sabres but Tsar Nicholas had empty coffers. Who was going to fill them for him?
The Go - Ann Legacy
By Reg Appleby
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 182,720. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Centuries before the Earth plates shifted and isolated Australia from the rest of the continent, a group of aliens arrived in their spaceship SUNBIRD from the planet GOSSES ANNSWETTE - the fourth planet of the sixth solar system. While exploring Earth, the Sunbird developed problems of such significance that the ship had to depart Earth, leaving colonies of exploring groups stranded, never to see
Playing for Keeps
By Cynthia Owens
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,780. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
He fled life in the shadows for a life in the limelight... When tragedy overtook Lucas Davenport's family, he fled to the bright lights of the stage. She sought the past she barely remembered. Mary Kathryn O’Brien returns to the genteel world her mother left behind – but can Irish Katie ever truly hope to belong? Is Lucas and Katie's love a brief intermission, or are they Playing For Keeps?
Turnbull's Slaves: A Minorcan Story - Plus Taino
By Donald H Sullivan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,400. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Contains two historical Novellas, "The Minorcans of Florida" and "Taino." The first is based on an ill-fated British colony in Florida in the 18th century and its Minorcan slaves. The second is based on the people who met Columbus, the hardships and dangers they faced before, during, and after the arrival of Columbus.
The Duchess War
By Courtney Milan
Series: The Brothers Sinister, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,760. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Miss Minerva Lane is a quiet, bespectacled wallflower, and she wants to keep it that way. After all, the last time she was the center of attention, it ended badly—so badly that she changed her name to escape her scandalous past. So when a handsome duke comes to town, the last thing she wants is his attention. But that is precisely what she gets...
Exorcising Angels
By Tim Lebbon & Simon Clark
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,670. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012 by Bob Booth. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
When Machen's "The Bowmen" was first published, many believed his tale of heavenly archers defeating WWI German troops was true. Here, Tim Lebbon & Simon Clark pay homage with Exorcising Angels, set during The Blitz of WWII, when (in the words of the Bishop of London) all of Great Britain needed to pray a "plea to the Heavenly Father for divine protection against these Swastikad angels of Death."
Birthof a Nation
By James Butler
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 113,720. Language: American English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Birth of a Nation is a story of change, warning of the dangers when one people try to impose their will on others. The year is 1861 and the American Civil War threatens to ravage a continent. Can a band of friends from an uncertain future succeed in a desperate quest to right injustice, or is history doomed to repeat itself?
Outcasts
By Martin Lake
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,860. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Saladin is marching to conquer the city of Jerusalem. Within the city waits only one nobleman, Balian of Ibelin, and four knights. In desperation Balian knights thirty ordinary men of the city to lead the defence. History says nothing more of the men raised so far above their normal station. 'Outcasts' tells the story of how they fare in a world grown more bitter.
A Splendid Defiance
By Stella Riley
Series: Roundheads & Cavaliers, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 124,790. Language: British English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
Banbury, 1644. The Cavaliers hold the Castle, the Roundheads want it back and the town is full of Puritans. Consequently, the gulf between Captain Justin Ambrose and Abigail Radford appears unbridgeable. The key to their fate and that of the Castle is defiance. But is it enough? An enchanting story of forbidden love - and also the true account of one English castle during the Civil War.
The Highlander's Lady
By Eliza Knight
Series: Stolen Bride, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,210. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
A Highlander tamed... Laird Daniel Murray seeks adventure not marriage, until he stumbles across an enchanting lady with an offer he simply can't refuse and a desire he attempts to dismiss. A lady's passion ignited... The future of her clan at stake, Lady Myra must trust the handsome, charismatic Highland laird who promises to keep her safe--and sets her heart to pounding.
The Second Landing
By Victoria Zabukovec
You set the price! Words: 160,990. Language: Australian English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
A fascinating study of Eastern Europe told by those who got out during and after World War II. The Second Landing is absolutely riveting. It helps to form a total concept of the period. For historians the book should have been a non-fiction historical chronicle, a source book, as much of what the author deals with, is not widely known.
Stone Thrower, the Legend of Louis Charbeneau
By David DuBay
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,680. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Illusory tales of New World wonderments provide a spine-chilling backdrop for an exhilarating adventure of a one-armed boy searching the great unknown for the Jesuit priest who had taken him into his heart and raised him as his own.
The Long Dark Trail - Western Short Stories
By Kerby Jackson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,750. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In this book you will find four western short stories, two non-fiction articles, and excerpts from two forthcoming western novels by Kerby Jackson. Jackson will take you way back to the wild, wild west where revenge lay in wait around every corner, and the aroma of black powder filled the air. Western short story collection approx. 18,000 words.
The Caretakers (Battle Cards)
By Adrianna White
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Description The Caretakers The Social Workshop Battle Cards was created to turn an ordinary deck of playing cards into a brand new and exciting game that people of all ages can enjoy. Allow yourself to be drawn into the fantasy world we’ve created and battle against friend and foe alike. Playing the game is easy. All you need is one deck of playing cards and this instructional manual.
Mary Jemison - The True Story
By Rayna Gangi
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 41,740. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Sanctioned by the Seneca nation as the only true account of the life of Mary Jemison, Gangi tells her story as if she had walked Mary's path.
The Day Gaul Died
By Pat Mizell
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 73,410. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
0.75 star(4.80 from 5 reviews)
This is the story of the Celtic tribes of Gaul united under the great king Vercingetorix and their fight against subjugation by Rome, and Julius Caesar. This is not a war story but the story of a people. It ends at Alesia in central Gaul. Rome won that final battle and took a million Celtic Gauls in chains to the slave markets, or left them in the soil; that day that Gaul died.
Pirate Soul
By Jennifer York
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A 17th century tale of piracy and friendship.
Sand in the Sea
By J. P. Crowe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,210. Language: British English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
They huddled in nervous bunches along the upper deck, kicking each other’s boots, checking each other’s belts, slapping each other’s backs and looking pale. A ration of rum warmed their stomachs whilst the gently biting wind and a light ocean spray swept across their ranks in continual waves...