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Why I Document
Series: Free Short Stories, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
These two short stories are a thank you gift to the readers that support the author: This includes: * Why I Document -- A reader wants to know why a particular prolific author is so keen on getting out technical documents. He meets the author and learns about their motivation. * First Concert -- A chance encounter of two souls results in an impromptu musical outpouring of songs from the heart.
The Smoke: Tales From a Revolution - New-York
Series: Tales From a Revolution. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,920. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013 by Brief Candle Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Faced with an impossible choice between siding with their old allies among the British, backing the upstart American colonists, or trying to stay neutral, the tribes of the Iroquois Confederation were split asunder. In The Smoke, their forgotten history comes to life in a stunning novel of the American Revolution from an almost entirely unexplored viewpoint.
Joseph of Nazareth
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,920. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013 by Intelligent Life Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Inspirational
Joseph played a crucial role as the husband of Mary, and the most important step-father of all time. What was it like to help deliver the baby Jesus, to raise the Savior, to witness His suffering in Gethsemane and upon the cross? Experience a first-hand account of the man called to be the father of the Son of God, in JOSEPH OF NAZARETH - a work of inspirational historical fiction.
Jacob Of Capernaum -The Witness
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,910. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Historical
This is a work of historical fiction, enticing the reader through the storyline and events of the New Testament.
Return to Coronado
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,510. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Historical » USA
Return to Coronado is a plot-twisting tale of treachery, courage under extreme duress, and young loves and losses, played out against a backdrop of war.
Seasoning the Blade
Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 52,830. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Set in harshly beautiful 1830's Nova Scotia, Seasoning the Blade is the coming of age story of a young Scottish girl named Ella who is caught between tradition and the modern yearnings of her heart. Full of adventure, danger, and Ella's forbidden desire for the Micmac warrior Stands Like a Tree, this is a novel both thrilling and lovely.
The Lady's Choice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,190. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Lady Cynthia's plans for the annual Kellynch Christmas ball are going splendidly ... until her father, the Earl of Glossingley, threatens to ship her off to Barbados. The only alternative is to marry a wealthy lord, and Glossingley has just the man in mind: Viscount Kendrick. Unfortunately, Cynthia's never met him, and to make matters worse, she's falling for someone else!
Lured Guns
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013 by Rosy Garland Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Australia 1840… a salty, fleshly, ghost mystery about bush rangers in the unforgettable days of gold, guns and wayward women. Two sophisticated seekers, intangible travellers in the outback, set up their props for a furnace of power. Read the "...and then" at end of story to have a revelation on the creating ray of success. Original engravings of Australian bush-rangers by Victorian artists.
Harry's War
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
(5.00 from 1 review)
The idyllic life of an Australian country boy is turned upside down when his country decides to fight alongside Great Britain in World War One. From promising school boy to Gallipoli veteran, this is the heart wrenching story of Harry's war.
Do Not Disturb
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,780. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Trouble abounds when an archaeologist seeks the identity of a mysterious woman buried deep within a Byzantine burial cave.
On a Far Wild Shore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 163,440. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Inheriting a great estate? How wonderful! And the people who go with it? In 1889, young, beautiful, and newly widowed, Elizabeth Troy travels to her late husband's Cornish estate, hoping to find comfort among its fertile hills and valleys. But to her horror she finds the vast, decaying acreage of Pallas is now her sole responsibility – and that Morwenna Troy, her sister-in-law, is her sworn enemy.
Die laaste groet
Price: Free! Words: 5,350. Language: Afrikaans. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Die Anglo Boere oorlog se lesse om beter vorentoe te gaan, om te leer om te vergewe maar nooit te vergeet. Die boek bevat agt kort-kort verhale en is geskryf na besoeke aan begraafplase en slagvelde. Dit wissel van konsentrasiekamp hartseer, hoe om dronk Skotte te vang tot stories van vergewing en leierskap
Writing Vignettes On A Gumleaf
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 750. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by Rosy Garland Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Natty Old Australian Book Titles to Pump Your Thoughts. These Colonial, and most original book titles are yours to keep. Think of the short stories you could load up with these. Got your quill ready? Got the billy boiling for bush tea? Got your damper spread with cocky’s joy? Got yourself on a three-legged stool? Let's write for cash!
A Woman Alone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 142,140. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When all the good men are flawed, what’s a good woman to do? Village girl Roseanne Kitto is destined to be farmer Mark Bodilly's wife – until a chance encounter with Stephen Morvah, the squire's son, presents her with a dilemma. Eventually she makes the socially scandalous (in the 1870s) decision to live alone – a “sin” she compounds by adopting a baby boy after his mother is murdered.
For the Love of Old Bones
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 67,570. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
All the best selling Furnshill/Puttock short crime novels in one ebook collection. Originally published in anthologies from Headline, Constable and Cumberland House, they are available as a collection for the first time. A perfect read for any fans of the Templar Series or Medieval Murderers!
The Bridge of Dead Things (US Edition)
Series: The Involuntary Medium (US Editions), Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,630. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by Seventh Rainbow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
Murky Victorian London. 13-year-old Lizzie Blaylock is having a rough time. Her dad’s been fired, her sister has tuberculosis, and she just had some sort of fit at school for which she’s been expelled. When she has another fit, however, she and those around her slowly begin to realize that she may have special powers…powers to communicate with the dead.
The Scarab Heart (US Edition)
Series: The Involuntary Medium (US Editions), Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,890. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by Seventh Rainbow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Theft and murder are afoot at an archeological dig in 1885 Egypt. Lizzie Blaylock, world renowned ghost channeler, and her mentor, Miss Otis, thought they were simply there to vacation, especially as Lizzie wants nothing more to do with her powers. Her powers, though, have other things in mind.
On the Far Horizon: Five Tales of the West
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,400. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013 by Lost Quarter Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A house haunted by a vanished homesteader, cattle rustlers, cowboys, and an alien artifact populate these stories of murder, intrigue and wonder.
Of Lions and Lambs
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,130. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Sophia, a novice nun has terrifying dreams of a dark and historic past involving Lucifer, Arch Angel Michael, Mary Magdalene and the Holy Grail. At night her dreams carry her to past lives and lost love, but during the day she is infatuated with a young priest that seems very familiar and equally interested in her. A battle between Heaven and Hell is waged as Sophia fights her demons.
More Than a Couple of Camels
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
The year is 1818 and Miss Baxter is a twenty-six-year old spinster in London, England. For some unfathomable reason, she seems to attract the wrong type of man through no fault of her own. Her trip to the museum is about to set her on an unexpected course when she enters one of its rooms by mistake. A short, fast-paced tale of how love triumphs.