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Cultural Fugitive by Peter D Bishop
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 130,790. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A sixteen-year-old boy returns to India from school in England. He develops a fascination with the land he barely remembers, becomes friendly with several Bengali young men, and finds himself in conflict with his father, a pillar of the British Raj.
Patsy by Dave Hinrichs
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 56,720. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
This is the story that has been waiting to be told for 50 years. What happened on that fateful day in Dallas when Kennedy was shot and the chilling events leading up to the assassination. Lee Harvey Oswald is cast in the title role… but he sheds that role and becomes the leading man in this drama that shocked the nation – and the world – and gives him what he had been searching for his whole life.
Washington Burning by Murray Naditch
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,260. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
a ship’s captain at 15, wolfe became a hero at 24 winning the only u s navel victory in the revolutionary war. he grew rich as a french privateer and was intimate with josephine bonaparte and marie antoinette. he nearly stopped the british from burning washington in 1814 and was key in the defense of baltimore. this is mostly true story of his torrid love affair while washington burned.
The Kid on Slapton Beach by Felicity Fair Thompson
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 53,830. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Young adult or teen » War
War is hard enough when your dad is missing in action, and even harder when you have to leave everything you know and love. Twelve-year-old Harry is one of three thousand people leaving the coast in Devon during the Second World War as US troops move into the area, planning secret D-Day rehearsals on the beach there in April 1944. But what if your most treasured possession is left behind?
Wolf Creek: The Quick and the Dying by Ford Fargo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,290. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013 by Cane Hollow Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The people of Wolf Creek look at artist James Reginald De Courcey and see an English dandy who couldn’t hurt a fly. But like most people in town, he has a secret; he is actually the infamous outlaw Sampson Quick. Months ago, he left his gang and decided to turn over a new leaf… but they have found him, and need his help to bleed Wolf Creek dry. And they won’t take no for an answer…
West End Kid: Tales from the Forties by Chris Laing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,760. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » General
An imaginative collection of 9 short stories about a group of kids growing up in Hamilton, Ontario during World War Two. This coming of age collection captures the spirit of the times and reflects the age-old challenges facing every generation.
Mrs Morgan’s Gift by Sam Kelly
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 163,020. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When the widow of Joe Carter's old employer leaves a very generous gift to him, his wife, Peggy and their children, little does Joe know at the time, but it is set to change his family's life forever. It leads them on a path from poverty and enables them to touch the lives of others with their good fortune. Against a backdrop of social change in Britain in the first half of the twentieth century.
Remember Wake by Teresa Funke
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,660. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » General
Based on a true story. . . December, 1941—Tiny Wake Island is under attack. This compelling novel of World War II tells the true story of the civilian men captured on Wake and enslaved in Japanese prison camps and the women they left behind.
Hot Coffee on the Mississippi by Mike West
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,510. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Historical » USA
“Hot Coffee on the Mississippi” takes place during the great depression of the 1930’s near a town named Hot Coffee. The father, Jim York, loses his job and is forced to make their small farm support his family, and they all work together to survive. The York family has hard times and good times during those depression years.
The Balkan Cross by Walter Winch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,930. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Yance Adams, an American employed by a millionaire art collector in London in 1914, is sent to Egypt to pick up a religious icon that at one time was kept in the Hagia Sophia in Constantinople, Turkey, the city that was founded by the Roman Emperor Constantine in the 4th century. It is in Egypt however, that Yance is pulled into a vortex of conspiracy, murder and international intrigue.
Benjamin Street by Rick Barrett
Price: $3.88 USD. Words: 94,680. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
Why would a wealthy 74 year-old man want to renovate a dilapidated apartment building in a poor section of a crime- ridden city? Jack Bartlett is driven by memories both wonderful and horrendous during his tenure there in 1943. Inner demons now make the resurrection of the tired building his one and only priority.
George's Creek to Georgia by Barbara Dumas Ballew
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,890. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Having done thirty years of genealogy research on her family, Barbara Dumas Ballew tells the story of four generations of her ancestors from 1795 to 1880. She'll keep you spellbound as she weaves the saga of their lives.
Waiting for the Crest by Mary Maxie
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,110. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013 and represented by Durragraphix. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
2013 saw the once-in-a-lifetime flood of epic proportions in Calgary, Alberta Canada. The flooding occurred with a ‘perfect storm’ of events, which saw spring run off from the Rocky Mountains west of the city, coincide with heavy rains.
Fancy Vol 7: The Final Chapter by David N. Walker
Series: Fancy, Book 7. Price: $2.29 USD. Words: 35,940. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
After their wedding, Fancy and husband Bob Gentry settle in the new town of Seattle to begin their lives together. Danni Potter's father dies after telling her she was adopted and urging her to go west and try to find her birth family. Will their paths cross?
Felling of the Sons: A Bonanza Novel by Monette Bebow-Reinhard
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 101,270. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The Cartwrights are back! Characters from the popular TV western live again in this approved novel of revenge and murder. An enemy from Ben Cartwright's past vows to take the lives of his sons in payment for the death of his wife. A rousing good tale even if you never saw the TV show.
The Project Lion Series: The Candidate by JL Wolfe
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,670. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Driven on by a need to locate and secure his wife and children, Alex Martell finds himself thoroughly unprepared as he becomes swept up in global conspiracies and the agendas of competing world powers.
Balls (September 1981) by Mac Dyson
Series: The Fallen, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 7,160. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A short story, complimentary to The Devil & The Deep Blue Sea, based on actual events, set two years later. Jude and Su have got embroiled in violent civil conflict that threatens to tear New Zealand-Aotearoa apart. Of course NZ being NZ it could only be about Rugby!
Daring Damsels by Daring Damsels
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 386,410. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A LADY'S CHARADE by Eliza Knight DANCE OF DESIRE by Catherine Kean MIDNIGHT SHADOW by Laurel O'Donnell SPRING'S FURY by Denise Domning
With Sarah Beside Me (Borden Series Book 2) by Barbara Dumas Ballew
Series: The Bordens, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,730. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Share the young lives of an early 19th century couple as they travel to Kentucky for a new life.
Blood Trail (Hart the Regulator #2) by John B. Harvey
Series: A Hart the Regulator Western, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,460. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The scalped corpse in a deathly quiet Stillwater saloon told Hart that the Cheyenne had paid a visit. But there had to be a reason. A crooked rancher called Fredericks; a loud-mouthed cowboy who deserves what’s coming to him; a shady deal with the Cheyenne on the receiving end and that two-bit rustler called Belle Starr with a liking for hard-hitting, hawk-eyed gunmen like Wes Hart.