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The Only Genuine Jones
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,110. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Two climbers. One victor. In the visionary climbing community of late 19th century Britain, two rivals clash on and off the crags. No mountain is too hard to climb--no price too high to pay.
The Pursuit
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,520. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In the autumn of 1764, a young Scottish mercenary homecoming to the Highlands of Scotland, encounters two soldiers about to murder a priest. He intervenes but a soldier is shot. A sergeant is sent to arrest those responsible and the pursuit begins. During the chase, the real reason for each being in the glen is revealed and their lives begin to unravel, ending in tragedy.
Marius' Mules IV: Conspiracy of Eagles
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Series: Marius' Mules, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 165,440. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
55BC and Caesar's army gathers in the north of Gaul, preparing to drive invading Germanic peoples from Gaul and to traverse the dangerous northern ocean bringing punishment to the tribes of Britannia for their assistance of Gaulish rebels.
Love Thyself Last
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,740. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Southern England: An ancient carving in an even more ancient oak. A carving with a history of the gravest betrayal and the highest conceivable price of redemption.
Emma's Dilemma
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,880. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Horrors! Emma's favorite Gothic novel is coming true but reality is not as fun as fiction. The only man she's ever loved is home from war, but he's changed in a terrifying way. Emma must decide if she can love a creature of darkness, or reveal his secret and lose him forever.
Miss Eliza's Gentleman Caller
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,830. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
MISS ELIZA’S GENTLEMAN CALLER is a Regency romance novel set in London just after Waterloo. Young and innocent, Miss Eliza Foxburn is genuinely alarmed to discover that her widower father, Sir Richard, is courting a young lady whose father is in trade! Worse yet, the chit is only nineteen, just one year older than Eliza! The tendre is making her father look like an old fool, at least to Eliza.
The First Black Tycoon
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 43,500. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012 by Merrimack Media. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The First Black Tycoon chronicles the life of Tyronius, a 19 year old Georgia slave, from 1858 to 1868, who makes an unplanned but necessary escape to save his life. Due to the unstable conditions in the South, including the advent of civil war, he is forced to hide out in plain sight in a neighboring state.
The Season of Summer
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,650. Language: American English. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In the summer of 1964, young newspaper reporter Samuel Jennings travels from Atlanta to a small southern town in Florida to complete a series of features on the oldest living person in the U.S. His skills as a young reporter are put to the test and his life endangered, when he arrives to find the small town locked in racial strife as it prepares for integration.
The Black Dragon
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Series: The John Mung Saga, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 171,050. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Mung courts the wonderfully erotic Saiyo. The French, Germans and British annihilate the Japanese navy to force opium into Tokyo. Mung founds Japan's whaling industry, builds it's merchant marine fleet and modern navy. He becomes the eyes and ears of the Emperor, code-named THE BLACK DRAGON. He solidifies Japan's political and military factions This is a powerful saga of honor and intrigue,
The Fall of the Shogun
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Series: The John Mung Saga, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,670. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
London Times bestseller list: Out of the mysterious world of isolated, 19th century Japan comes a young boy who will change the course of history. John Mung leads his adopted brother, John Whittefield, into this exotic society and together they are instrumental in causing THE FALL OF THE SHOGUN, which returns the Meiji Emperor to power. A sweeping novel in the James Michener/Clavell genre.
Ël Dòge e d’àutre stòrie
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Price: $3.87 USD. Words: 8,110. Language: Piedmontese. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This book is the version of “The Doge and other stories” in piedmontese language, winner of "Cesare Pavese" award 1999. Questo libro è la versione in lingua piemontese de “Il Doge e altre storie”, premio "Cesare Pavese" 1999. Version piemontèisa ‘d “Ël Dòge e d’àutre stòrie”, premi "Cesare Pavese" 1999.
The Ephesus Scroll
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,950. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In 93 AD, a young man is entrusted with a scroll to read in seven churches in Asia Minor. However, the scroll sparks rebellion wherever he goes and the Roman authorities attempt to track him down. In 2005 AD, a young Russian couple from St. Petersburg come across an ancient scroll. It appears to be an early copy of the book of Revelation. Has it come to light at this very time for a reason?
Lucia Triumphant
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Series: Tom Holt's Mapp and Lucia Series, Book 2. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 78,760. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In postwar Britain, Lucia and Elizabeth continue to vie for ascendency over the quaint town of Tilling. Who will prevail? Neither woman, if the Tillingites can help it, for their antics offer the best entertainment in town. The second of Tom Holt’s officially sanctioned sequels to the hilarious “Lucia” novels of E.F. Benson. First published in 1986.
Cat Island (Privateers & Gentlemen)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,860. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
The British are preparing to attack New Orleans. Sworn to defend Louisiana, Captain Favian Markham finds New Orleans a city of intrigue, where Creoles conspire against the Americans, streetfighters cloak their murders under the Code Duello, the pirate Jean Laffite defies the Navy, and where two sensuous Creole women, Eugenie and Campaspe, vie for his favor.
Laramie
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,890. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.00 from 1 review)
Before the Civil War winds to an end, Lieutenant David Wharram rides west to begin a new life and eventually reaches Laramie, Wyoming. With saloons and brothels as the town’s thriving businesses, the setting is ripe for a soldier looking to get lost after the war. This brilliant tale, reminiscent of Louis L’Amour novels, weaves an exciting mystery with humor, old west gunfights and romance.
Tailwinds: Adventures of a Young Aviator
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Price: $7.97 USD. Words: 37,500. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Rusty Martin is born to an aviation family and grows up in Casselberry, Florida, in the 1930s. He is an entrepreneur and a self-starter who loves to fly. Rusty is 12 at the outbreak of WW-II. Flying takes the young man to many fascinating events of the time.
South of Burnt Rocks West of the Moon
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,410. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Winner of the San Diego Book Awards for Best Published Historical Fiction Novel of 2012. "A wonderfully crafted balance of Roman-era drama and the fierceness of battle." Kirkus Reviews (2012 B.R.A.G. Medallion Honoree (2013) Awesome Indies Honoree (2013)
The Truth Of It: Amelia Earhart's Private Journal
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,270. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A fictional account of the last ten years of Amelia Earhart’s life. The story is told by Amelia: passionate about living, irreverent, and ambitious. The dreams and fears that propelled Amelia to worldwide fame are revealed here, along with her belief that women could do anything men could, and an unrelenting standard of personal excellence.
The Soldier's Seed
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Series: Southern Skyes, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,100. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012 by thewordverve. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Nicholas Thomas, a soldier in the New South Wales Corps, loathes his life in Sydney Town and through a series of events of his own making he finds himself running from his past to what could be an even worse fate. While pioneering a new settlement that encounters one problem after another, he struggles to find his true self and identify.
Emmy's Frenzy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,070. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Set on the shores of Lake Erie in 1947,Emmy's Frenzy is a novel about the unpredictable flow of life and the dramatic events that have shaped the world of the Brooks family and their Bohemian Cafe and Hotel.