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Under a Pacific Sun
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 141,640. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Action
In the post WWII Philippine islands, battled hardened former Marine fighter pilot Gunner McQuaid opens an air cargo business, hoping for a more tranquil life, but instead finds himself caught in a new war between South China Sea pirates, white slavery thugs and a secret Chinese plot to take over the war torn island nations in the Pacific.
Memoirs of a Rum-Runner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,430. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the true life story of a Spaniard in the New World. Landing in Mexico as a boy in 1816, Clemente is at heart an entrepreneur, or mafioso; he hustles through wars, gambles against revolutionaries, teetering from one side of the law to the other. Between Havana, Tampico and New Orleans, he amasses fortunes and shakes his fist at death. A bronze statue of him still stands in Utrera, Spain.
The Inevitable McCall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Jack McCall is well known as the killer of Wild Bill Hickok, but the rest of the story needs to be told. Today the re-enactment of the events are a tourist attraction. Deadwood will never be the same.
Let Sleeping Dogs Bark
Series: The Permanent Man, Episode 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013 by Forever Young Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
LET SLEEPING DOGS BARK. Between the death of his family and the apparent poisoning of Patrick Hold, Wes Cooper trusts Cahilla Indians as far as a tumbleweed travels on a calm day. But when a gang of cowboys takes Wes hostage, his only chance of escape rests in the hands of the Cahilla Indian, Takoda. Will Takoda’s help rid Wes of his prejudice?
Fallon's Land
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,340. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Join the Fallon Family from 1858 as the family fought the elements, Indians, highway robbers and and evil young man and his family that they allowed to travel with him. Enjoy and be amazed as the family goes through its growth and settles into the Wyoming beautiful country to make their mark in history! Follow the family through the years as they solidify law and order in Dry Run, Wyoming!
Big Sky Blue
Price: Free! Words: 19,100. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.00 from 1 review)
A story of two very different people who belong together, proof that sometimes fate can have a sense of humor when it comes to love.
A Dockyard Matey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 221,310. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
World War Two is over. In its path, it leaves a Britain that is vastly changed; in six years of fighting, the world has moved on, and it's up to those left behind to catch up once more. Families live in hardship, struggling to learn new trades and still eke out a living in a country of rations and rebuilding.
The Treasure Hunt: 'A First Century Soldier's Story'
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 157,030. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Christian » Historical
'The Treasure Hunt' is historical fiction for Christians, set in the first century. Cyrus, a gifted teen from Tarsus, Cilicia, grows up fast in the rough and tumble world of the Roman Legion. His adventures take him from Tarsus to the battlefields of Armenia, and finally to Jerusalem and Rome, where he must confront his own faith, save those he loves most, and find the world's greatest treasure.
Riding to Camille
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,520. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » USA
Hurricane Camille: August 19th, 1969. How could 29 inches of rain fall in 5 hours, which NOAA says is close to both the physical and theoretical limit of the possible. These characters are fictional, but what happens to them comes right out of the histories recorded at the time. No one knows who is alive and who is dead, and Sam himself is a changed man from what he has witnessed...
Chasing the Sun
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: American English. Published: December 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The year is 1947. In the deserts of California, men are competing to become the "fastest man alive". The sound barrier has already been broken, but still the tests with the Bell X-1 continue. Lt. Bobby Kohler is next in line to compete for the title of "fastest man alive". Will his decisions on test day lead to disaster, or enable him to pursue his dream of chasing the sun?
Diamonds & Dust
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,120. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
When a horrific murder takes place on a dark night in 1860's London, it changes two women for ever. New light is cast upon past lives they thought they knew so well, and suddenly their futures become intertwined. If Wilkie Collins, Charles Dickens and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle all washed up on a desert island, they might have come up with something like this.
Blood on the Bar 10 (A Bar 10 Western) #4
Series: Bar 10 Western, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,820. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A threatening letter is something but from a deadman it meant something else. BAR 10 owner is concerned about its contents. An attack on the ranch results in a massacre. Can the words be coming true? Come hell or high water, Gene Adamas is going to solve the mystery and bring the murderers to justice - frontier style!
Day of the Savage (a Bodie the Stalker Western) #6
Series: Bodie the Stalker, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,600. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The day a Kiowa Indian saved Bodie’s life was one that neither of them would forget. In Long Walker, Bodie found the nearest thing to a partner he’d ever need. They were both hunters, outcasts, loners — and they were both on the trail of a bible-spouting killer called Parson Kane. However, they discovered that even as a team they may have bitten off more than they could chew…
Livin' on Jacks and Queens
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,150. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Legendary western writer and noted anthologist Robert J. Randisi offers up a winning hand with fourteen never-before-published tales of the Old West, each revolving around the central theme of gambling
The Gunhawks (Cutler Western #2)
Series: John Cutler - Western, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,390. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
The hardest winter in years was closing in fast as big, raw-boned John Cutler came down from the Big Horn Mountains. After months of man-killing work, the taciturn, leathery hunter of men and animals wanted nothing more than a bottle and a woman. He sure as hell didn’t want to tangle with the wild Calhoon Clan, but they forced it. It turned out to be the deadliest mistake they ever made...
Searcher (Searcher Western #1)
Series: The Searcher (Western), Book 1 · Len Levinson, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,080. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 1 review)
The settlers were on their way to a new life in Texas, while John Stone was stirring up the ashes of a life that died with the war. Still, he signed on to act as a scout for their wagon train. Maybe Marie had found her way to Texas. All he has left is his Colt, a picture of Marie, and a mission—to roam the west until he finds the woman he loves.
Staring Down the Devil (A Lou Prophet Western #5)
Series: A Lou Prophet Western, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,790. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Lou Prophet is a sucker for the ladies - when comely Russian Countess Natasha Roskov comes to him with a problem: Her sister has disappeared after finding a treasure trove in Arizona — and all the countess has to go on is a map. Prophet knows that a beautiful woman with a treasure map will attract trouble like wolves drawn to a fresh kill. But he can't resist....
Stupor Mundi: The Life in Death of Frederick II
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,090. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 30, 2013 by Alt Hist Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A ghost from his past has come back to haunt the dreams of the great Holy Roman Emperor, the Stupor Mundi—Wonder of the World, Frederick II. The ghost is bitter. He has not been treated well by the Emperor. But he does not seek vengeance. He comes offering redemption for the Emperor, if he will only listen.
The Cold Light of Dawn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A short story: In 1916, the war on the Western Front was locked in stalemate. Sometimes, surrounded by horror and tragedy men cracked. When 18-year-old 2nd Lieutenant Andrew Starkey was commissioned into the infantry, he crossed the Channel and joined his new battalion in Belgium. The realities of war, and cruel circumstance led him to a nightmare scenario, where no British officer wanted to go.
The Magnificent Six Ride Again
Series: The Splendid Six, Book 5. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 22,460. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013 by Asquith Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
It looked as if Easter might be a complete washout this year, since Eric had to spend the holiday with his Uncle Hank instead of with his secret friends. But then Jo suggested that they might all spend Easter with Uncle Hank. Before they knew it the children were up to their necks in a new adventure with bandits, Indians, dynamite, black people, a rattlesnake and miles and miles of genuine grit.