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Kernow & Daughter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 167,680. Language: British English. Published: December 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A disobedient daughter is sharper than a serpent’s tooth—and often more successful. Jessica Kernow, a daughter among three brothers, has always had to fight her corner – especially when, in 1900, she wants to go into the family business, against her father's desire for her to marry. But when she and Cornwallis Trelawney concoct a fake engagement, they both get more than they bargained for.
An Innocent Woman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 204,210. Language: British English. Published: December 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Innocence? Ignorance? Sometimes it’s hard to know which is more dangerous. When young heiress Jane Hervey arrives in Cornwall in 1861 she is completely ignorant of the double standards that governed Victorian public and private life. This is the story of her unwitting discovery of the facts of life – and love – and how it changes everything and everyone in her circle.
Hell Hath No Fury
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 169,020. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Revenge is sweet—bitter sweet. When Lady Lyndon-Fury snubs Daily O'Lindon on the station platform one soft day in 1885 she has no idea of the whirlwind she is sowing. For Daisy, bent on a minor revenge, becomes embroiled in a tit-for-tat that ends in the destruction of one family and a bitter-sweet triumph for another.
Gaslight
Price: Free! Words: 17,240. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
It's London, 1920. Newly demobilized soldiers have flooded the capital's streets but an ungrateful country isn't ready for them. Harry Costello has returned from the horrors of the Somme to no job, no money and no prospects. Desperate times demand desperate measures and when an opportunity to burgle a house presents itself, Harry seizes the chance. But things don't go quite to plan...
For I Have Sinned
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 171,040. Language: British English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
One brief, careless moment is still long enough for all the world to change. It is 1913 and the McKennas are emigrating from Cork to South Africa. Through a tragic misunderstanding, they leave 7-year-old Salome behind on the quay ... and so begins an extraordinary tale of intrigue as, time and again, the growing girl finds herself loved and betrayed, inspired and abandoned.
Mystery on Maple Hill
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,100. Language: American English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A gruesome reality confronts seventeen-year-old Willie Saunders when he returns home to Missouri from a summer spent in Montana. His family's cabin has burned to the ground, his mother is dead amidst the ashes, and his father has been shot. Why has this happened and at whose hand?
Crissy's Family
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 200,630. Language: British English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The Powers That Be can beat anything except one determined woman. When both parents die in the same week in 1890, their family of five is split up and sent to various institutions. But Crissy, the second eldest, is determined to get them all back under one roof again despite the implacable opposition of her grandmother, who had disinherited her daughter, Crissy's mother, many years earlier.
All Desires Known
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 167,990. Language: British English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Be careful what you wish for ... someone may give it you! Lucy and Michael Raven are in deep trouble. The cost of being the most talked-about couple in Dublin in 1904 is high. But their troubles really begin when a wily old moneylender suggests a most bizarre solution to all their woes.
Salvage Rites
Series: Ranger Neely, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,710. Language: American English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Ranger Neely has retired from the service and takes up prospecting. He's not looking for gold but ancient artifacts left by a mysterious race that once crossed the galaxies.
Black Beast of Larraby
Series: Ranger Neely, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: American English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
On a planet where footprints disappear in seconds because of the shifting winds, how do you track a man? Barton Fisk, the outlaw, had found a way, and Neely was the prey.
Scholar Knight: Double Edition
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 64,560. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013 by Paradox Interactive. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
England AD 1454, the chaotic eve of the Wars of the Roses. Jack Rose would rather be a scholar than a knight. However, when a brutal landowner steals his family estates, Jack must take up the sword and win back his inheritance by force of arms. This double edition of the Scholar Knight series collects the novels "The Sword is Mightier" and "Blood in the Streets" into a single book.
Blood in the Streets: Scholar Knight Book II
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,460. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013 by Paradox Interactive. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
AD1455. The Yorkists are marching on London. What happens next is History … but Jack Rose must still live through it. In this standalone sequel to "The Sword is Mightier", Jack wades through brawl, skirmish and melee, his fallen foes paving his path from scholar to knight.
The Opa Legacy
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 78,340. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Fiction » Historical » General
1880's Willem Albert van Komen survives the Typhoid and Yellow Fever plagues in the West Indies plus the unexplained death of a friend. Upon his return to the Netherlands he finds a wife, a faith, and a family, leaving them a simple but profound legacy. This fictionalized history reveals the greatness of an understated life.
Give Me Your Tired, Your Poor
Price: Free! Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
(3.40 from 5 reviews)
Set in the 1890's, a poor European immigrant learns about the land of opportunity when he comes to work in the coalmines of Illinois.
Vendetta
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,820. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013 by James Reasoner. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Peter Madsen became a priest to atone for a life of violence and a wartime tragedy and thought he had put away his gun for good. But then a grief-stricken young woman who's like a daughter to him sets out on a quest of vengeance, and Madsen is forced to take up the gun again as he sets out to save her from herself. This classic novel demonstrates once more why Ed Gorman is an acclaimed writer.
Alcestis
Series: Ranger Neely, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,920. Language: American English. Published: December 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Ranger Neely is trailing a murderer, an alien who leads him on a chase across the harsh surface of the Utukku, the desert planet. Does the killer want to be caught? The mystery deepens as Neely gets closer to a terrible secret.
The Lord
Series: Secular religious stories, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
“The Lord” is a 5000 word short story which narrates a secular explanation for the traditions in the period of history between Abraham and Moses. It hopefully respects the sensibilities of the three major religions that hold this period to be governed by the supernatural. The story is part science fiction and part speculative religious history.
The American Dream
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Set in the luxurious excess of 1920s New York, a young English soldier, demobbed after the First World War, falls for the rich American socialite - but is the American Dream all is appears?
Discarded Christmas Spell
Price: Free! Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Author of Ghost On Black Mountain and The Storycatcher has a new Christmas story. Talley May lives a hardscrabble life on Black Mountain, doing the work of a boy. Then a ghost appears and her whole life is changed. Set in Appalachia on Ann Hite's beloved Black Mountain, this new set of characters will thrill Ann's loyal readers and draw in more.
Riders on the Storm
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013 by Lost Quarter Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
It was all supposed to be so easy. Amos, Wright and H.S. seized the opportunity of an unattended ranch and rustled the MacAllisters' herd, hoping to make a quick run to the border and sell the cattle before anyone was the wiser. Instead, they find themselves caught in a vicious thunderstorm, pinned in a narrow draw, while an unseen pursuer attempts to pick them off one by one.