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Crossing Paths
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Price: Free! Words: 810. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This piece of flash fiction delves into a chance meeting on a traumatic day during World War II in Belgium. It was inspired by true events.
Romancing Olive
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,400. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
1891 Spinster librarian, Olive Wilkins, is shocked to learn of her brother’s violent death at a saloon gaming table. Compelled to rescue and raise his children, Olive travels to Ohio, intending to return to her Philadelphia home with her niece and nephew. Little does she know that the children have come to love their caretaker, widower Jacob Butler.
Apocalypse Theorem
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
There is an Internet ‘conspiracy’ legend that a high-ranking member of the Administration developed as her Master’s thesis a plan that called for a ninety-three percent reduction in human population, and that it was incumbent upon the world Governments to execute this population reduction by any means at their disposal.
Perfect Red
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,150. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
At the height of the Red Scare, a secretary goes after the story of a fiery red lipstick, challenging the rules of social conformity, the dangers of passion, and her own beliefs about love.
Courage on Little Round Top
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,940. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A detailed look at the events that led Colonel Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain and Lieutenant Robert Wicker to their historic confrontation on the bloody slopes of Little Round Top.
Amidst War's Alarms
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,440. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Adam Weldon thinks that only a few short weeks of hard work stand between him and a very bright future. Soon, however, he is caught up in forces beyond his control—forces unleashed by the Civil War. Both his love for his fiance, Laura, and his new faith will be tried in ways he can’t imagine.
Helen's Saga - Part II
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,940. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Helen of Troy was pursued not only by men for her beauty but also by those seeking revenge because of her instigation of the most infamous war in ancient history. Her escape from the second problem was by placing the longest distance possible between her family and those that would do them harm. Now, for the first time, you will get to see the positive sides of Helen.
Jerusalem Falls
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 178,350. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
This sweeping medieval saga follows a courageous Templar Knight from the thirteenth century fields of the verdant Languedoc, to Outremer and the collapse of the Holy Crusades, through his own personal struggles, and to the ultimate destruction of his noble and legendary Templar Order.
DISCOVERY - The Richest Acre On Earth
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 50,780. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Some Confederate soldiers captured in the Civil War were told: go to prison, or go out west. Pomp Dennis and Washington Baker went west, steaming up the Missouri River to Montana Territory. Forming a partnership with three others, their discovery in a small creek was named Confederate Gulch, and led to the richest acre on earth.
A Cleft of Diamonds
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,750. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A Cleft of Diamonds is a story of high adventure set mainly in British & German East Africa in 1914/15. Norwood Tynbridge-Pierson, the son of Britain’s minister for war, is instructed to go to Nairobi to gauge the public’s reaction to the possibility of war with Germany. What follows is a saga of immense proportions, an African adventure of love, reckless courage, fear and astonishing triumph.
De gouden jakhals
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
'Een gouden beeldje van Anubis, de jakhalsgod, de gids van de doden! Het zat duidelijk in die vaas verstopt. Dat betekent vast dat het van de overkant van de Nijl komt, uit de dodenstad. Ik snap nu wel waar Neroepe zijn rijkdom vandaan haalt.' Het meisje Neftis en de Schorpioenman Aanen nemen het in het oude Egypte op tegen een bende grafrovers onder leiding van een rijke koopman.
Return to Rhonan
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Series: Lords of Rhonan, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,750. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Revised New Edition Formerly published as Banished from Rhonan. Katy Walters is the author of Possessed from Rhonan. An historical time travel romance. Brooding heroes, feisty heroines, ghosts and a vicious demon. Jessica dreams and past lives.In her dreams, American therapist, Jessica McGregor slips back over the
1906 - A Novel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,370. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set during the great San Francisco earthquake and fire, this page-turning historical novel reveals recently uncovered facts that forever change our understanding of what really happened. Narrated by a feisty young reporter, Annalisa Passarelli, the novel paints a vivid picture of the Post-Victorian city.
Godfrey: Book Three
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Price: Free! Words: 17,300. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
1925. It's the height of the twenties and Godfrey Leduc's small farm is prospering. Trouble brews though in the form of Joe Campbell, the town drunk, and a blizzard that catches Godfrey by surprise. Ripe with the humdrum of small town life - gossip, church, Sunday dinners, and talk at the barbershop - Godfrey: Book Three is an entertaining read from start to finish.
The last Runemaster
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,720. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Hero, Warrior, Poet, Wizard. A novel about egil Skallagrimsson, a hero of the icelandic sagas and how he changed the fate of the English speaking world, and the fate of the world. He was a real person, this follows his attempts to sway the fortunes of the kingdoms at the time, and change the fortunes of Kings. he was thought a myth until they found his body...
Flashman and the Cobra
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,450. Language: British English. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
(5.00 from 1 review)
The second instalment in the memoirs Thomas Flashman takes him to India during the second mahratta war and includes an illuminating visit to revolutionary Paris. Flashman is embroiled in treachery and intrigue from the outset and, despite his very best endeavours, is often in the thick of the action.
Midterms
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Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
"Midterms" is my entry in NPR’s Round Nine of their occasional feature, “Three Minute Fiction.” In this case, each story had to “reference a U.S. President, real or fictional.” The day before the September 23 submission deadline was the 150th anniversary of one of our history’s most momentous—and politically shrewd—decisions, I felt dutybound to indulge that reality.
Spirit In The Red Amber, A novel of an American Indian
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,920. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
In 1834 the Quapaw were forced from their homeland in Arkansas. Almost 30 years later one returns with a secret. Haunted by what he had left behind, he is now on a quest for a sacred object with mystical powers. His path crosses with a wayfaring white teen on a quest of his own. But the encounter is no coincidence, and the world will never be same.
Oskar's Garden
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 117,170. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Deliver the ashes. Collect a fortune...It seems simple enough. Ex-con Marek Zemple must deliver the cremated remains of Oskar Potacki to a village deep inside 1939 Poland. In return, he will inherit a fortune. For Marek, this is an opportunity to start over and forget a past which torments him, but he discovers that Oskar's last request is anything but simple....
Дитя войны
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,300. Language: Russian. Published: February 9, 2013 by Wiener Literat. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Главный персонаж - эмигрант из Советского Союза живёт в немецком городе и работает смотрителем в местном Еврейском историческом музее. В первые дни войны ему, пятилетнему мальчику, вместе с родителями и двухлетней сестрой удалось за несколько часов до прихода немцев уехать из родного дома и под бомбами бежать на восток, на край света.