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September Fury: The Day Terrorists Tried to Kill the American Dream
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,140. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders, Fiction » Historical » USA
September Fury: The Day Terrorists Tried to Kill The American Dream is a well written a very informative and emotional book on the terrorist’s attack of 9/11/01.
Shadow of the Mountain: A Novel of the Flood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 167,650. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Chosen... or delusional? How does one man persevere when he is given a message that will either test the strength of his faith or convince him he has lost his mind... especially if that message is a warning about the end of the world?
A Hint of Heather
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,390. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014 by Teresa Medeiros. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
After Jessalyn MacInnes finds herself the new “laird” of Clan MacInnes, her well-meaning clansmen decide to go a-raiding to find her a bridegroom. When they toss their captive at Jessalyn’s feet, the last thing she expects to find is a strapping young Englishman with thick dark hair, green eyes snapping with fury, and the face of a fallen angel.
Sahib
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,920. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014 by valhallapress. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A literary tidbit by acclaimed fantasy writer J. Calvin Pierce set in Edwardian England.
Love Abideth Still: A Novel of the Civil War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,130. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » General
From the bloody battlefields of Winchester and Bull Run to the quiet streets of Philadelphia, Love Abideth Still is a story based upon the lives of the author’s Civil War ancestors. A tale of sacrifice and forgiveness—of a love rekindled from beyond to the grave.
William Shakespeare’s "Julius Caesar": A Retelling in Prose
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,110. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar." For hundreds of years, the Romans had a republic rather than a kingdom. Many influential Romans, however, were afraid that Julius Caesar wanted to be King of the Romans, and they were determined to stop him. Shakespeare’s play tells what happened to Caesar and to those people who conspired against him.
Arthur Rhyfelfawr
Price: Free! Words: 16,260. Language: American English. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
King Arthur prequel! Excerpt from priest's court log, Aberffraw: "I am Arthur, son of King Uthr of the Pecsa. I pledge my loyalty in all things until such time as I am able to return to my homeland and avenge my father." The boy is scrawny but forthright. I would wager he would have made an excellent holy man, and he will make for a terrifying king if he ever carves out a kingdom.
Falling
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,840. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Falling is an adventure set in World War I. Monique was a French farm woman, lonely and yearning to experience the life offered by the world outside her tiny village. Sean was a Canadian Ace, a pilot in the Royal Flying Corps until he's shot down. Can Monique and Sean find happiness during the brief and peaceful time they have together, or will his duties separate them forever?
El guardián del umbral
Price: $6.87 USD. Words: 51,190. Language: Spanish. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
La muerte prematura y repentina de su pareja lleva a Aria a poner un paréntesis en su vida y volver a su ciudad natal. Perdida y sin saber cómo continuar con su propia historia ahora en suspenso, el descubrimiento inesperado de un antiguo naipe la lleva a iniciar una investigación que cambiará el rumbo de su vida y le ayudará a desvelar secretos que dormían en su interior.
Escombros
Price: $6.87 USD. Words: 52,840. Language: Spanish. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Una estudiante que prepara su tesis mientras realiza trabajos esporádicos para una pequeña editorial... un realizador berlinés que viaja a España huyendo de su pasado en Alemania... una ciudad donde todas las historias son posibles. Las vidas de Judit y Sven se dirigen hacia un encuentro inexorable a causa de una historia truncada vidas atrás que los condenará a un destino quizá ineludible.
Espacios rotos
Price: $6.87 USD. Words: 38,960. Language: Spanish. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Edith es una periodista francesa que trabaja para una revista de cine. Se trasladará a Berlín para escribir un reportaje sobre un viejo y conocido actor del cine mudo, ya retirado. Mientras trata de descubrir quién se esconde tras este enigmático personaje rodeado de silencio y misterio, se verá envuelta en acontecimientos que se encuentran más allá de lo que su mente racional es capaz de aceptar.
Diamondback
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 103,750. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
On a desolate plain in New Mexico, the Madison family struggles to survive. Bad luck and poverty have plagued their homestead cattle ranch for years, but even the financial disaster of the Depression and catastrophic droughts pale in comparison to the effect mental illness has on the Madisons. Wise beyond her ten years, Lily Anne Madison tells her story of grit and grace.
Coffee Bluff
Price: Free! Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
In 1861, Luke visited Savannah and fell in love with Julia. Chester was a bitter rival for Julia's attention. Then the war started and Luke returned home to New York. In Dec. 1864 Sherman's army is camped outside Savannah and Luke, a Yankee spy, is back. Chester lost his leg assaulting the Water Witch and is just a bartender in a blockaded backwater cotton port named Coffee Bluff. Or is he?
The Journey Home
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,140. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Russian
After witnessing the slaughter of her village at the hands of the German Soldiers, little Anya must escape and journey alone across the frozen Russian tundra through a blizzard of epic proportion. Starving and slowly freezing to death, Anya will struggle to separate hallucination from reality. Each day presents a greater obstacle and another lesson learned in survival.
Rallying Cry/Last Vessel of Atlantis
Series: What Man Hath Wrought, Book 9. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,810. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
From a secret and amazing World War I regiment to a lone Atlantean ship facing a world of savagery—two stories of high adventure.
Carthaginian Empire - Book 1 - The Barbarian Cycle
Series: Carthaginian Empire, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,940. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
Previously only available as individual e-book short stories, this collection features episodes 1 to 4 of the original Carthaginian Empire series and two bonus episodes previously only available in the print anthology.
The Northumbrian Saga
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 128,750. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Niece to the King of Northumbria, Aethelwin is a pawn in the kingdom's civil war. Just as she begins to earn the trust of her husband and his people, history intercedes. Ivarr the Boneless and his Vikings have attacked York. Aethelwin is flung into a world of chaos as she struggles against the Danes and even her own people. How far will she go for a kingdom already on the brink of death?
From Colony to Country: Michael Tracey
Series: The Tracey Irish Family, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,520. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
From rebel fighter to thoughtful teacher - the continuing story of the Irish family, the Traceys. This sequel to my first book, "A Rebellious Spirit: Daniel Tracey", is entitled, "From Colony to Country: Michael Tracey" and covers the period roughly 1840 to 1880. Michael Tracey followed a different path from his father. He was less of a fighter and more of a philosopher prone to depression.
The Whiskey Creek Water Company
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,170. Language: American English. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
November 1932 on Puget Sound-Roosevelt's elected to end the Depression, Prohibition's still the law, married women can't teach school kids, and a local moonshiner needs a distributor. Enter the dark-cloaked stranger in a sand-colored coupe, with his battered wife and waif-like child. Soon the community divides over supporting the wife and child, and sending the entire family packing.
El espejo de Fernando
Price: $6.87 USD. Words: 71,240. Language: Spanish. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Fernando Núñez de Lara vive atormentado por sus obsesiones; inmerso en una espiral de destrucción interna, acabará con todo cuanto ama y quedará atrapado al margen del tiempo. Silvia, periodista y escritora apasionada por los enigmas de la Historia, se topará con el misterio del Conde de Lara; en su deseo de desvelarlo se verá arrastrada irremediablemente más allá de la realidad.