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Rose Of Skibbereen Book Four: Rosie
Series: Rose Of Skibbereen, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,120. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
The fourth book in the Rose Of Skibbereen saga, this one follows the family through the 1960s. The main character, Rosie Morley, ends up in Swinging London in time for the birth of British rock 'n’ roll. At the same time, her son Pete is getting shot at in Vietnam. And Mercy, the stepsister Rosie has never met, comes back to Philadelphia. Each person faces a different crisis in this installment.
One More Time
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,570. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » USA
The Air Force doesn’t want him but the CIA does...to ferry Corsair fighters to the French for their battle against the Viet Minh. The wing man he chooses has a skiing accident. The logical alternative is his friend’s beautiful wife Tina. The routine ferry missions become combat missions. Their friendship becomes a never ending challenge for Bartholomew, the guardian angel.
Lone Star Ranger: A Ranger To Ride With
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,000. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Everything Nate Stewart holds dear has been stripped from him in one terrible, murderous raid. It’s up to a company of Texas Rangers to give him a new direction for his life. But will his thirst for vengeance win over his need for justice?
Liberty's Promise
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,870. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Based on a real event that happened in the lives of the McGohon family, Liberty’s Promise takes the reader from 1774 to the end of the Revolutionary War. Mark McGohon’s part in the Continental Army and the role Betsy Jones must play as a British soldier finally bring them back together. When they meet again, Betsy has a secret that Mark may not be able to understand.
The Loving Spirit
Price: $4.58 USD. Words: 70,280. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Forced by a death-bed promise to marry a man she disliked, Kate found herself in a bewildering new world.
Before Now and After
You set the price! Words: 66,300. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
This author's first book written when he was just 15 years, It follows the history of the mythical 'Tetragramatton' (The supposed true name of GOD translated as Yehova in the King James Bible). Set in three distinct sections the narrative begins in a mythical island, onto Imperial Rome and then through to modern times. A masterpiece of esoteric knowledge.
Ma's Garden
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,910. Language: Australian English. Published: April 7, 2014 by G. & E. Johnstone. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
In 1902 Christopher and Ethel ‘Ma’ Johnstone left the city with their young family to open a country newspaper. Ma’s Garden is a gentle tale about the first year of their new life, the people they meet, their tribulations, their celebrations. ‘Ma’ planted her garden on a barren block while Christopher trusted in his future. This story is the essence of a small town, not so different from today.
The House on Schellberg Street
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,390. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Inspirational
WHERE IS HOME? Renate Edler loves to visit her grandmother in the house on Schellberg Street. She often meets up with her friend Hani Gödde who lives nearby. This year, though, it is not to be. Renate finds out a terrible secret about her family. She has to leave behind her home and her friends and become somebody she never thought she could be. The house on Schellberg Street needs to stay strong.
The Mermaids of the Darian Coast
Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
(3.00 from 1 review)
"The Mermaids of the Darian Coast" is a short story that takes place during the 1577-1580 circumnavigation of the world by Francis Drake. It is a companion piece to the author's critically acclaimed novel, At Drake's Command.
For Love’s Sake
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
For over a hundred years, New Orleanians have settled affairs of honor at Dueling Oaks in the City Park (formerly the Allard Plantation). In the early years, none dare refuse a challenge. It was the Code Duello. This changed after the city became American.
Caesar and Cleopatra: A Tale of Julius Caesar
Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The final tale in the Tales of Julius Caesar series of stories. Caesar has journeyed to Egypt where he meets Cleopatra. The story continues until the end of Caesar's life.
Осъзнаване (Български роман) / Osaznavane (Bulgarian novel)
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 64,670. Language: Bulgarian. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
„...С дебютния си роман „Осъзнаване” Росица Танчева отправя дръзко предизвикателство ... тя ни поднася произведение, което предизвиква както патриотична гордост, така и тревожни мисли за съдбата на нашето поколение. Убеден съм, че този исторически роман ще намери своята благодарна читателска аудитория и ще заеме достойно място сред хубавите български художествени творби.“ ГЕОРГИ ЦАНКОВ
Caesar's Civil War: A Tale of Julius Caesar
Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
This is a short story about Caesar's Civil War that began in 49 B.C. involving Julius Caesar and Pompey the Great. During the story, the two generals meet at the battle of Pharsalus in 48 B.C.
Kediak and the Legend of Ashwathama
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: American English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
There is a legend of a hunter. He travels the world, following the herd animals, killing them and using every part of them. He rarely interacts with the tribes, and no one ever finds him unless he wishes it. This man, Ashwathama, can do things most people cannot. He is a hard man, a secretive man. In the long history of my life, he is my greatest mistake. -Xia
The Wild West
You set the price! Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014 by Metahuman Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Travel back into the days of the Old West to experience a key moment in the history of the Quadrant Universe. Meet Firehair, the red-headed spitfire raised by Indians to be a warrior woman as she joins forces with the greatest heroes of the era to take on a threat out of ancient legend, a threat large enough to wipe out modern civilization. A threat known simply as the Wild Hunt.
Howling Vengeance
Series: John McCall Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,180. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
John McCall just wanted to get a surprise for his men. Instead he got a disemboweled body. A man is arrested for the murder but McCall is sure that they have the wrong person. And when McCall starts digging around for the truth, he unearths a whole lot more than he bargained for. - Howling Vengeance. A supernatural mystery in the Old West.
The Desperation of Liberty
Series: The Belle of Colombia, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,260. Language: American English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
After fleeing from the ruthless Spanish General Morillo who has orders to execute any of the rebels they can find, Santiago, Maribel and Esteban make a long journey over the mountains, across the Magdalena River and then high up into the Central Range of the Andes to a small town called Rionegro.
The Birth of a Dream
Series: The Belle of Colombia, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,560. Language: American English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Caught up in the fight for independence from Spain, Captain Santiago Eduardo Vasquez finds himself locked in another battle as Ana Maribel Arboleda captures his heart in the plaza of Zipaquirá. Gazing across the valley of Bogotá, the dream of a life of raising Criollo horses and starting a family in the distant mountains is born.
The Dynasty of Laurence Burke: Legacy of an Irish Immigrant
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,850. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
“I departed the train at the end of the track in Salina, Kansas and with my knap sack and a suitcase started walking south toward the Santa Fe Trail. I was looking for unclaimed land suitable for farming. My savings were about gone and time was running out to find a suitable claim. I followed the Santa Fe Trail and joined a wagon train of merchants headed for Santa Fe."
Hic Sunt Dracones: Being a True Account of the Rescue of Professor George Herbert Endeavour from a Curious Misadventure
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Mashups
(4.00 from 1 review)
Professor Endeavour is perhaps the most brilliant scientist of the Victorian era. Certainly that is his opinion. The veteran of many expeditions, he has gone to Hungary, determined to capture a newly reported predator in the Carpathian Mountains. But who is hunting whom? And what fearless adventurers shall save him?