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Against All Odds
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 76,780. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Vinnie is 18 years old, a year out of high school, and still not knowing what he would do with his life. After another argument with his father and another big to-do with his live-in brother-in-law, Vinnie knew what he must do. He went to the nearest enlistment center and enlisted in the Army for duty in Korea. So it was that Vinnie finds himself in Korea in 1950.
Francine
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,400. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Francine was born in the pre Civil War era to an autocratic industrialist and due to her rebellious behavior; she entered a bartered marriage and was soon widowed. She became an aide to a dying man and later inherited his estate. Moving west Francine first built a Social Club in Denver and later followed gold rushes west, operating similar watering holes and died in Lewiston, Idaho Territory.
Mei Ling
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,510. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This yarn relates the life of an early Chinese farm girl sold into slavery by her father. Women in China held little value and a pregnant prostitute was worth even less. Mei Ling became the first woman to receive an experimental tubule ligation. Brought to America by an American sea captain, Mei ling executed three countrymen and became a wealthy merchant in a North Idaho Gold town.
Ruby
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,030. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Ruby, an independent frontier woman, found fame and fortune in the business world of the late 1800’s using her intelligence, quick thinking and backbone. After conquering a small Northern Idaho river town, during the gold rush era, she moved to San Francisco formed an information network and went head-to-head with rough business cliques, interrupted a lumber monopoly and instigated a wine war.
Lorrenda
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,030. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Following the death of her lawyer father, nineteen-year-old Lorrenda became Benton’s only lawyer. Aided by Sheriff Bert Malcom’s she became an accurate rifle and pistol shot, with two notches. Lorrenda was instrumental in changing a railroad’s land purchasing system and tracked down the man responsible for destruction of property, mass murder and sinking a train.
The Last Conquistador
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,860. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
An American soldier in modern-day Germany searches for his runaway girlfriend. A 16th-century Spanish explorer finds himself shipwrecked in a strange and dangerous land. Both men are connected by a creature seeking revenge...and escape. This creature will decide the fate of the last conquistador.
Sold into Slavery: The Middle Passage, The Story of Adaku Part II
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,130. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Part 2 on the Middle Passage in the series Sold into Slavery, The Story of Adaku promises an inspiring journey that dwells on friendship and love, of hardships and terror, of betrayals and loyalties, all forged amidst the roar of slavery on the harsh Atlantic seas.
A Time Apart
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,090. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013 by Chances Press, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A Time Apart explores the bittersweet duality of our existence among the past and the present. Kara, a twenty-something Los Angeles art school graduate has resigned herself to contentment in the routines of everyday family life. But an unexpected attraction to Jake, a slacker-colleague in her office, is further complicated when the two find themselves mysteriously transported to 1930s Los Angeles.
Lincoln's Curse
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,860. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Lincoln’s Curse Written by Anthony Marino May 24 1999 More than a few Southern terrorists attempt an assassination upon President Lincoln, before Booth does it at the Ford Theatre.
The Lady of Seville
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 149,770. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
'The Lady of Seville' is a sweeping adventure and a compelling and poignant love story, set against a backcloth of the turbulent clash of worlds, cultures and faiths that was 16th century Spain and Spanish America.
Basha, Baby
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 121,140. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013 by Rebel ePublishers. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Throughout her life Basha fought to keep alive that small flame which lit her being. Whether in Toender in Denmark, St. Petersburg in Russia, London in England, Durban, Standerton or Johannesburg in South Africa, Basha’s life has been determined by others.
Back Channel: The Kennedy Years
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 108,440. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 1 review)
William Bertram MacFarland describes himself as a patriot, a soldier, a spy and an assassin. He served as a Special Assistant to President Kennedy and had an office in the West Wing of the White House. The book takes the reader behind the scenes and into the Oval Office. It is a fast-paced, informative, and sometimes heart-pounding novel.
Dealt the Devil's Hand (A Lou Prophet Western #2)
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Series: A Lou Prophet Western, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,100. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013 by Piccadilly Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Lou Prophet is back — a Confederate turned-bounty-hunter with a predilection for trouble. All because a young fool with a lousy poker hand couldn’t hold his temper, Prophet has a bloodthirsty posse aiming to pump him full of lead for murdering the son of prominent cattleman Gerard Loomis.
1809 Ben Brown Rite of Passage
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Series: Ben Brown's Adventures, I ยท The History of the Brown Family, III. Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 192,270. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
Our Hero's adventures, scrapes and later actions as they unfold, take us initially to the Mediterranean and then to the French coast. His third ship was a captured Russian bomb vessel now equipped as a rocket ship. Quite an experimental design for that time and quite as dangerous to friend and foe alike.
Berenice and the Poet
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Price: Free! Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
A young maid finds herself in deep water after attempting to solve her master's problems.
World War 2 Into The Balkans
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 490. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Into the Balkans: On the eve of Hitler's invasion of Russia, Mussolini, the Italian Dictator, decided to invade Albania, fearful that the Germans were conquering all of Europe and that there would nothing left for him to conquer. So, he launched his "eight million bayonets" across the Adriatic into Albania, with an eye towards claiming all of the Balkans for Italy.
The Holy Road
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,320. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Eleven years have passed since Lieutenant John Dunbar became the Comanche warrior Dances With Wolves and married Stands With A Fist, a white born women raised as a Comanche from early childhood. With their three children, they live in the village of Ten Bears. But there is unease in the air, caused by violent confrontations with white soldiers who want to drive the Comanche onto reservations.
Dances With Wolves
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,930. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Ordered to hold an abandoned army post, John Dunbar found himself alone, beyond the edge of civilization. Thievery and survival soon forced him into the Indian camp, where he began a dangerous adventure that changed his life forever. Relive the adventure and beauty of the incredible movie, DANCES WITH WOLVES.
The Thief's Tale
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Series: Ottoman Cycle, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,900. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Istanbul, 1490. A Greek thief snatches a purse which contains a secret that will lead he and his Janissary guard brother into the ever-deepening threads of a plot that threatens not only the brothers' own lives, but the very existence of the Ottoman Empire.
The Death and Life of Sherlock Holmes
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 127,430. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Jackie Bowman, a modern-day American woman, mysteriously time travels to 1891 where she meets Sherlock Holmes at the point of his untimely “death” at the Reichenbach Falls. Disguised as Jack, she and Holmes share adventures and form a friendship over the next three years. With humor, drama, and poignancy, this book tells the story of what really happened during Holmes’ hiatus.