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The Bell Witch
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,910. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(5.00 from 1 review)
A historical horror novel/ghost story based on what is perhaps the most well-documented poltergeist case to occur in the United States. The Bell Witch is, at once, a historical novel, a ghost story, a horror story and a love story all rolled into one. “An outstanding read by one of my favorite horror writers of all time.” ~ Rhiannon Elizabeth Irons, TrulyDisturbing.com
Fancy Vol 6: Virginia City
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Series: Fancy, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,190. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Leaving the railroad, Fancy moves to Virginia City to take on the Comstock Lode. After she builds a hotel, restaurant and saloon, she decides to invite her banker friend Bob Gentry to join her in building a bank. Finally, she discovers she herself has been standing in the way of her own happiness. She realizes all of a sudden that she is in love with Gentry and has been for a long time.
Sagao de Egil (Traduko al Esperanto)
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 77,610. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: August 6, 2013 by Mondial. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
SAGAO EL ISLANDO: “Sagao de Egil" prezentas grandiozan kaj neforgeseblan homon, vikingon, kiu estas egalulo de reĝoj je volforto kaj sagaco kaj supera al ĉiuj kiel batalisto kaj poeto. Li estas senindulga al tiuj, kiuj lin ofendas, kruda, okaze preskaŭ malhomeca, sed tiu krudeco estas mildigita per la humuro de la aŭtoro.
Baker Company - Episode 3 Into the Fire
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,970. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Baker Company - Episode 3 continues the story of the brave men of Baker Company and their allies who choose to do their duty against all odds. If you like tales of heroism, adventure and even a little romance, you’ll be sure to enjoy Baker Company. Episode 4: Into the Fire, the rousing finale, is scheduled for release on September 5th. A box set with bonus content will follow in the fall of 2013.
On the Strength of Wings
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,010. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Abigail Belshaw is a practical woman born into a family of practical men and artistic women in 1828. At the age of ten she meets her future husband, Samuel Gray, but their friendship is cut short when Samuel's family is killed and he is sent to live with his godfather. Abigail must follow her husband west, against her wishes. This is her story.
Ruby - Book 1 (Daughters of the Dagger Series)
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Series: Daughters of the Dagger, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,390. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Read free prequel book, and watch book trailer Ruby, one of the four daughters of an earl is chosen to be married to Lord Nyle Sheffield, also known as the Lord of Death. Nyle is on a secret mission for the king and after the death of three wives he is certain it was not accidental as it seems, but that they were murdered. Ruby is his bait, as she can wield a sword and defend herself like a man.
Nietzsche, A Fictional Biography
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 257,520. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
There are no answers to humanity's pain, but Nietzsche was one of the few men who dared to look into the abyss and ask why.
The Marquis' Masquerade
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,660. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Lord Aiden Masters must launch his late fiancée's younger sister, Lady Celia Fairburne, on the Marriage Mart. It's a duty he disdains nearly as much as he disdains Lady Celia herself. At wit's end, and trapped between abhorrent duty and percolating desire, Lord Masters arranges a betrothal between his ward and a distant relative--a relative that does not exist except in name only: His!
The Coffin Maker's Daughters - Blind Bargain
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Series: The Coffin Maker's Daughters, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 142,470. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
A novel set in Victorian England. When Lily Spencer, naive and vulnerable, marries Charles Nightingale they strike a Blind Bargain for neither knows much about the other. But Lily discovers a dark secret that Charles has kept hidden.Lily struggles to rise above the pain of delusion and cope with a life devoid of physical love. A story of intrigue, misunderstandings, love, hate and revenge.
Der Hexenjäger
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,610. Language: German. Published: August 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Die Handlung spielt sich in der Mitte des 17. Jahrhunderts in Lindheim, einem kleinen Städtchen im heutigen Hessen, ab. Zur Folge der Ernennung eines neuen Oberschultheiß durch die regierenden Burgherren entwickelt sich eine Hexenverfolgung, die in ihrem Umfang nahezu einzigartig ist. Der Plan vom Schultheiß geht darauf aus, sich an dem Besitz der Opfer zu bereichern.
Leopardkill - A Cavalry Tale
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,810. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
A thrilling war novel set against the dramatic backdrop of the Peninsular War that saw a small British force pitched against Napoleon’s Grande Armee.
Daughters of the Dagger
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Series: Daughters of the Dagger, "Prequel". Price: Free! Words: 17,290. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
(Series Prequel) Watch book trailer video. Mirabelle de Burgh is desperate to conceive a child. She seeks out an old blind hag selling daggers, believing in a superstition. It is said for ever gemstone dagger bought from the hag, one will conceive a child. But greed gets in her way, and things don't always work out. Books 1-4 now available: Ruby, Sapphire, Amber and Amethyst.
Bloodletting at Lammas
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,480. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
An historical tale woven around the very different lives of a Christian Norman King and a Pagan Saxon Peasant.
The Devil Wept
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,390. Language: American English. Published: August 2, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
“You are cordially invited to attend a weeklong gathering. The world, once exhilarating, has grown tedious...” An unlikely band of scoundrels are invited by an unknown host, and asked to share their most exciting and incriminating tales. Outlaws, cowboys, and lawmen all take turns telling their stories at a campfire each night as one thing becomes clear: someone will not survive the week.
Da Captain and the Legend of the Highway Man
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,940. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
During the days of the wild west, there were men, there were outlaws, and then - there were legends. In this exciting new western, two legends of the Old West face off against each other. When a famous bounty hunter is hired to take out a troublesome masked man who has the support of the locals. The entire town is caught in the crossfire between Da Captain and the mysterious Highway Man
CASE 666 - Travesty of Justice
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Price: $6.66 USD. Words: 50,030. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Of 58 women condemned to death since Confederation, only 11 were executed. Only one of those hanged, Elizabeth Workman, received a recommendation of clemency from the jury involved. Unanswered to this date is the question of why Elizabeth Workman remains as the sole exception to the acceptance of the recommendation for mercy in the case of women sentenced to execution here in Canada.
To Capture A Highlander's Heart: The Courtship
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,930. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Shy lady’s maid Grace McNab captures the eye of fierce warrior, Gabriel Campbell. She wants to wed the man of her dreams. But Grace Holds a secret about her past that may stand in the way of their happiness. Gabriel desires Grace but isn’t ready to lay down his sword to raise a family, but neither can he dishonor her with less than a commitment. Can trust end their doubts and seal their love?
Of Sentimental Value
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,410. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The meanest old woman in an old West town wants bigger teeth installed on her mechanical dog. Can a traveling technician fix both the machine and the owner?
Wind Of The Wolf
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,910. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The second book in the wind series
Her Kind, a novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,390. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Rose Emma Parmlee reflects on her 90 years as she compiles a diary that she began in her youth. As she records the migration of a family from England, to the new England, to Iowa, Rose exposes a family's deepest secrets, including her own unrecoverable relationship with her mother, cousins a bit too close by blood and water, and an entire lineage her siblings never knew.