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Take It Easy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 53,590. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Light reading of the humorous doings of patrons and barflies in an Australian suburban pub. Narrated by a New Australian as he sees it and in his odd way of using the English language. Entertaining. Set in Sydney's Newtown area during the late fifties and early sixties. Larger than life characters. Most yarns have an unexpected twist in the ending.
Chains
Price: $2.51 USD. Words: 111,000. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The slaves of Dunwoodie Plantation have little hope: Louise expects a miserable life after her father sells her, and she witnesses her mother’s murder. David, the young groom, worships her. His half-brother, Samson, though, is the overseer for his master. Abraham, the blacksmith, searches for freedom after avenging his wife’s murder. But then a young minister and his wife arrive.
A Pound of Light
Series: ...those conniving Gods. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,740. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by Fountain Blue Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Did we find answers to thwart greed, see good, understand love, war, death? Did we try? We all die with a smile or not, but death didn’t end the trial or reveal the reason for the magic of joy or a plan to the pain. Not then. Not now. Here it is, my story for you to weigh. It is our journey, our places, our moments, and above all, this is what we did…
Sunday's Child
Price: $2.51 USD. Words: 80,730. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Sunday Everette grows up in the Jim Crow South at the Pea Island Life-Saving Station. With the sole influence of the station's heroic all-black crew, she becomes a strong and beautiful young woman with a spirit to match. Her calm days end when dark skies bring with them an unlikely mix of forbidden love, murder and a Nazi submarine carrying millions of dollars in gold stolen from the Third Reich.
Hitler's Judas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,140. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Martin Bormann, the closest man to Adolf Hitler, knows Hitler's decision to invade Russia will destroy Germany. Though he forms an intricate plan of escape, he does not intend to escape as a pauper. When Bormann leaves the doomed Third Reich, he brings with him 50 million dollars in gold. His destination is a lonely island in North Carolina. Second of the Pea Island Gold trilogy.
A Prince to Call My Own
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 143,830. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by Teresa Medeiros. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Once upon a time…Peachy McGee has always dreamed of finding Prince Charming and living happily ever after. When an unscrupulous doctor tells her she’s dying, she resolves to live the last of her life to the fullest—and sets sail for the tiny island kingdom of Aventine to marry herself a prince.
Shelometh Daughter of Yovov Wife of Ephron
Series: Ephron the Hittite. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,750. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Shelometh lost the throne of the Hittite Empire, disgraced her husband, and forced the exile of Ephron and herself to Canaan. Yet she worked beside him and helped defeat the army of Sargon. As Queen of Hebron she helped unite the empire and almost died in childbirth. Can the friend of both Hagar and Sarah heal the breach created by running ahead of Adonai's will?
Much Ado About Mustangs (Hearts of Owyhee Western Romance #5)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,080. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Secret lives, hidden dreams, and forbidden sex in the Old West—what’s a woman of nobility to do when a handsome rancher tears through her world like an Owyhee dust devil?
Children of the Keeper, Book 2 of The Cursed Ground
Series: Edhai. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,660. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
An impetuous young woman named Temper heads up the security squad in the city ruled by her father, the Keeper of Wit. Today she's got her hands full chasing a mysterious thief and trying to keep trouble-makers from starting a riot. But Temper discovers that darker forces are also at work: Power-hungry conspirators are plotting to wrest control away from the Keeper, and it's up to her to stop them.
A God Against the Gods
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 144,520. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
The sweeping chronicle of a great and tragic pharaoh who lost his throne for the love of a God. In the glory of ancient Egypt, an epic of a royal family divided, bloody power ploys, and religious wars that nearly tore apart one of the greatest empires in human history.
Eternally Yours: Roxton Letters Volume One: A Companion To The Roxton Family Saga Books 1-3
Series: Roxton. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,200. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015 by Sprigleaf. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Letters from the private correspondence of the Roxton family, spanning 1743–1777, with extracts from the diaries of Antonia, 5th Duchess of Roxton and 7th Duchess of Kinross. Includes Roxton’s last letter to Antonia. This volume complements the first 3 books of the award-winning Roxton Family Saga: Noble Satyr, Midnight Marriage, and Autumn Duchess.
The Ghosts of Presque Isle
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,080. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015 by Fountain Blue Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
When the Cosette family moved into the old Maloney house they didn’t know what secrets were held inside, pent up on purpose for thirty-five years. Chris Cosette's discovery of Liam Maloney’s diary leads him on a frightening voyage of revelation and terror. Presque Isle County’s horrifying history and a century old cult of vigilantes play into Chris, his brothers, and friends becoming targets.
Matthew and the Kilderkin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,810. Language: British English. Published: June 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Matthew and the Kilderkin The year 1647 finds England reeling from the turmoil of the first Civil War. It is a time when witch hunting was its bloodiest peak. While conducting an interrogation of alleged witches, Matthew Hopkins, the feared “Witchfinder General” discovers a secret so explosive it could change the fortunes of both men and the Nation. Will lies, intrigue and cold-bloodied murder p
The Chain of Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,750. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Based on the diary of Major William Hawthorne, a young veteran of the Napoleonic Wars who is sent to the Cape of Good Hope to manage the security of a mysterious VIP. Amazed at the man's true identity, his plan to protect him from assassins leads to a surprising ending and changes William's life forever.
Evangeline: The Seer of Wall St.
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 98,440. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
The stars are infallible; one's true destiny cannot be altered. Or can it?
A Shattered Man
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2015 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
It's 1971. A bloody war rages in Vietnam. Young American men die in putrid, rotting jungles far from home.Today Johnny is holed up in a room over a darkened street with a sniper rifle prepared to die if necessary so the pain of war ends. A shattered man cries for the dead.
Новый Вавилон (New Babylon)
Series: WOWилонская Башня (WOWilon Tower). Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 202,190. Language: Russian. Published: June 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Судьба сгинувшего в джунглях Перси Офсета с юности волнует инженера из Хайфы Михаила Адамова. Впрочем, у Моше есть и личные мотивы, он мечтает вернуть жену, повторив подвиг героя Таммуза из чарующего мифа про богиню Иштар. Адамов путешествует не один, его сопровождает дочь. Уже в пути оба начинают подозревать, что находятся под колпаком у спецслужб. Они понятия не имеют, насколько все серьезно...
Old Balmain House Book Series
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 180,870. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Two courageous Sydney families sit at the centre of this story. Linking them is a small girl Sophie who vanished 100 years ago. It is a story of people's ordinary lives, how they are touched and shaped by tragedy and yet rise above adversity. Mostly set around the beautiful inner city suburb of Balmain and an old house there, parts of the story traverse the remote Australian outback
Greens and Greys
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,220. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015 by Philip Garside. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Journey with Molly Sinclair through her 1950s childhood on the West Coast, her move to Christchurch for teacher training, drama-filled OE in the UK and Europe, and as she returns to New Zealand in the mid-1960s. This engaging coming-of-age tale sweeps us along as she meets unexpected joys and overcomes life’s setbacks.
Chevauchée
Price: Free! Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A chevauchée is nothing more than a raid, designed as much for punishment as for plunder. Sir Thomas has seen it all, and lived to tell the tale. The withered old man was a vigorous knight and a pillar of the community, with his wife and sons gone before him. Sir Thomas Jolly is on his deathbed. A short story of The Hundred Years War.