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Blazing Flambeaux — Love, Money and Intrigue During the Natural Gas Boom in Indiana
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 137,990. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Vain and petty big city girl Alexandra Palmer is not thrilled with her family’s move to Greenville, Indiana, no matter how exciting the small town’s gas boom is to her industry-minded father. Once there, she finds that things are not as boring as she’d imagined, especially after she meets handsome Jim Whittaker at an otherwise dull Sunday afternoon tea.
The English Setter Dance
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,870. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015 by Two Peas Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
There’s more to life than calculating the price of an apple in a high school math problem. That’s what soulful high school graduate Peter Barooke hopes is the case, anyway, as he sets out in 1974 to find The Revolution. He soon discovers, however, that even The Revolution has a price, and it’s quite a bit more than that of an apple.
The Perfect Lady Worthe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,350. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by Parchment & Plume, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The last thing Jane Cavanaugh would ever expect is to be married—she is an invalid, after all—but that doesn’t mean she can’t help with her sister’s husband hunt! (Even if it is with a wee bit of reluctance.) The last thing Gareth, Lord Worthe would ever want to do is to fall in love with his closest friend’s younger sister. But fate just might have something else in store for these two…
Coyote True
Series: The Nathan T. Riggins Western Adventure, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,670. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015 by Bly Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Nathan and friend Colin are excited to get to join his dad on a cattle drive. But the trip takes several unexpected turns. The situation turns ugly. The kids are on their own. How will they round up cattle when they had never done it before? And how should they deal with the coyote family living beneath their cabin?
Death by Disputation
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,730. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Thomas Clarady is sent to Cambridge to infiltrate a group of radical Puritans with Francis Bacon as his spymaster. When Tom finds his tutor hanging from the roof beams, his first suspect is the volatile poet Christopher Marlowe. Chased by three lusty women and spurred by the exacting Bacon, Tom risks his very soul to catch the criminals.
Le couronnement de Mademoiselle Pascal
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 40. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: French. Published: March 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
La Star academy, The voice, et plus anciennement les radio crochets ne sont pas des nouveautés. Dans la Normandie du XVIIème siècle, il exista des festivités permettant de détecter de nouveaux talents, bien que le cadre, alors, était fort différent. Ce fut le cas des Puys aux Palinods que l’on organisait chaque année, principalement à Rouen, lors de la fête aux Normands.
Primitive Passions
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,350. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015 by John M. Cahill. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
When Sean O’Cathail deserted in New York Harbor in 1681, it was not to become a boschloper. He jumped ship to save his own skin. Getting into the fur trading business was just where he landed
The Last Music Bearer
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 76,120. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
In this medieval world — singing and music is illegal. A secret group of wandering monks brings harmony to those in need. Their movements are constantly watched by a fearsome Order — whose opposing ministry is to eradicate music. A boy named Elis was saved by the minstrel monks. He was trained to be a Music-Bearer. He must complete his mission, while those sworn to hunt him, must destroy him.
A Favorite Son
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,320. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Inspirational
A Favorite Son is a modern twist on an old tale: Jacob and his mother are plotting together against the elderly father Isaac, who is lying on his deathbed. They wish to get their hands on the inheritance and take control of the power in the family. Jacob yearns to become the favorite son, but sees only one way to achieve it: deceit.
Sailing Uncharted Waters, Volume 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,230. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015 by Catherine A. MacKenzie. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Historical » Canada
Nan Virginia Colwell was born and lived her growing up years during the 30s, 40s and 50s in a small town in northern New Brunswick, Canada. Those were difficult years for a young girl, living in conflict with race and religion, poverty, and issues dealing with the growth of a sleeping giant suddenly awakening from a devastating war that changed morals, faith and too much money too soon.
Espantos
Series: Monologos · Theatre. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,330. Language: Spanish. Published: March 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Plays » American / African American
Los seis monólogos de los seis espantos de la tradición guatemalteca escritos por Claudio Valerio Gaetani desde el punto de vista del criterio personal del personaje
La menace et l'invasion (1920/1940) - Tome 1
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 27,320. Language: French. Published: March 20, 2015 by AlterPublishing Books. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Historical » General
L’auteur nous fait revivre les années folles et l’affaire Landru, l’échec de Hitler à Munich en 1923, la grande dépression, puis la montée du nazisme précédant « La nuit des longs couteaux », la prise de pouvoir du Führer, l’arrivée du Front populaire en France et la guerre civile en Espagne. Les familles de Couesnon et Bonnefont sont soumises aux événements de l’Histoire...
Ravencroft Springs: The Feast of '69
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Historical » USA
No one believed the summer of love could last forever, not really. Hippies danced in the streets, slept in the parks, hit the road on a whim, but when two star-crossed lovers find themselves in the forgotten hill country town known as Ravencroft Springs, winter has come. What fate awaits the American folk band Feast of Love? Come on down the foggy, forgotten road and learn for yourself.
The Bricklayer
Price: Free! Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » General
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Sanders was a bricklayer by trade and a good one at that. His latest project would involve crafting a fireplace on a mountaintop estate for an elusive owner. Although he had done hundreds of similar jobs before, this one could very well be his last if he fails to comprehend the true value of a few toy soldiers.
Rebellion Book III: Book of Choi
Series: Rebellion, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 164,880. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
For the past two decades, Ni Soung has been living a lie – a lie of her own creation. A lie perpetuated by everyone around her, even her own husband and father. A lie her enemies have used to twist and destroy everything she once believed. Now, as the lies are stripped away and her memory returns, will Ni Soung uncover the truth in time to change the future or will she be destroyed by it.
The Monster in Our Midst
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,580. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
When a disturbing postcard arrives at his Atlanta office, Emerson knows he must report it to the NAACP. The postcard, sent by the mysterious Lureen from Abbotts Creek, Arkansas, depicts yet another lynching. Emerson agrees to travel to Abbotts Creek to investigate, but he knows doing so poses great risk. Emerson only passes as white, and this Lureen knows his face.
Perfect Harmony
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,130. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015 by Second Wind. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
After Iris Andersen's first year in Harmony, MN, she and her family cross the threshold of "new" and move closer to "belonging." There's an adoption and a birth, a wedding, and nightmares. The Andersons miss Greenfield Lutheran's Christmas Eve service-again. Iris and Martha Rose are present for a death, and an angel visitation. Laughing Sky shares a secret, and Iris' burning question is answered.
The Color of Vengeance
Price: Free! Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A war is coming. A warrior is born. Stand-alone novella excerpted from Morning's Journey, The Dragon's Dove Chronicles, book 2.
Mail Order Bride: The Bitter & Godless Widow Goes To The Colorado Rancher (A Victorian Western Romance)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: American English. Published: March 18, 2015 by Lisa Castillo-Vargas. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A Victorian era woman is left widowed then taken in by a kindly neighbor for a brief while, but after that she faces the harsh reality of making her own living; except it will be an uphill battle as she decides to move to Colorado and work on her neighbor’s brother-in-laws’s ranch.
The Black Eagle Inn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,880. Language: British English. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
How does a Nation recover from its collective shame, how does it rebuild itself into a modern state and deal with its horrendous past and the difficult path ahead? Restructuring of the political landscape & the influence of religion are strong themes in this historical family saga & post war drama set in Germany 1940 - 1976.