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Billy Penland book three Finding Home
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,700. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
While searching for a home, Billy and his family stopped at the Bohannan's farm to pick cotton. There two of his children found future spouses and they rescued a young woman whose husband frequently beat her. Bus and Jess, two of Billy's children, took her home to her parents in Keechi where they found a hundred-and-eighty acre farm for sale that was perfect for them and their future families.
Claim 227
Price: $1.34 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by Red Kittys Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
He knew as soon as he touched it what it was. Holding it up to Andrews, yelling out to him his eyes wide looking wild, "Bonanza, Ya?" Walking to him David saw the yellow stone with other minerals clinging stubbornly to the gold. Taking the cold metal in his own hands, he felt a rush of excitement the gold warmed from his touch. Perhaps this where the fever comes from.
Billy Penland book two Home to Palestine
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,960. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
When his mother deeded him 640 acres and built him a house, Billy moved his growing family home to the plantation near Palestine. Dealing with his step-father, keeping the plantation running, and working with the Rangers was stressful for Billy. Thinking that he could keep his drinking secret from Rhoda and his growing family, Billy drank heavily until his sister Mandy intervened.
Thusnelda in Exile
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 65,310. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Classics
Thusnelda's story provides a record of events in the first century AD from a perspective different from the Roman historians of the time; it provides an insight into the mind of a remarkable woman who could have been the queen of an empire capable of challenging the Roman super power.
Napoleon and the Bridge at Arcole
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Louis Bonaparte serves as his brother Napoleon’s aide-de-camp (ADC) in the Italian campaign of 1796. A fellow aide-de-camp asks Louis ‘Is your brother a genius, or a madman with the luck of the devil?’ In the bloody battle for the bridge at Arcole, Napoleon almost dies, Louis finds an answer to the question, but they both lose a friend.
Keith Ramsbottom: (Episode I) Rebel Leader
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,710. Language: British English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
AD 59. Britain is suffering under Roman occupation. The people are holding out for a saviour, a leader, a hero. What they get is Keith Ramsbottom. He’s a boy on a mission. If only he knew what that was. He must fight slavery and injustice, his secret crush on Boudicca and his greatest enemy of all: Latin homework. A searing portrait of Britain in the 60s. The AD 60s, that is.
Searching for Lady Luck
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,370. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014 by esKape ePress, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Every time a pretty lady named Rose Sheffield appears, good things happen for Charlie Brannigan.
20-20: A Retrospective View Of The Near Future
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 133,820. Language: American English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The United States is no more. The North American continent, devastated by dictatorship, internal sabotage, civil wars, massive pillage and ruinous invasion and occupation, is reduced to a backwater region of the World Government. Yet resistance remains, and when Jonathan Elliot Hale returns from overseas duty, he takes command, and the term resistance takes on a new meaning.
It's Just Lola
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,750. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014 by S & H Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Born in1894, youngest daughter of a Peruvian landowner, Lola was seduced at an early age and forced to leave her father’s plantation. Twice widowed with three children by age 21, Lola braved German U-boats off the coast of South America in her quest for security and happiness. Lola lived a life of drama and hardship from the Andes to San Francisco, but she never gave up and never stopped loving.
Jacob's Justice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,130. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014 by Lardin Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Falsely accused of molesting a rancher’s teenage daughter, young cowhand Jacob rides for his life across the high Arizona desert. Born and raised on the ranch, Jacob scarcely fathoms how his fortunes changed. Now on a stolen horse and facing rape charges, Jacob gallops desperately away from a seemingly inescapable fate. Will the scheming daughter get her comeuppance or escape her own justice?
In Defense Of Troy: The Prince's Ascent
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,320. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
The Trojan War is in its eighth year. Sarpedon King of Lykia leads its defense as Priam is too old to fight and his eldest son Hektor too inexperienced. Together the brave Sarpedon and the wily Priam have forged a motley alliance capable of holding out against the overwhelming might of Agamemnon’s armada. Agamemnon, though, is secretly implementing a new strategy to bring the City to its knees.
Scarlet Runner
Price: Free! Words: 81,640. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Romance » Historical
The 1912 Waihi Strike tested the resolve of the worker, the town and the government. None could have forseen its devastating effects or the tragedy that would propel the strike into the annals of history. The story follows Archie and Mary struggling to find love against a turbulent industrial dispute. Battles were fought and lost, love won and lost, men died. The strike was never called off.
My Lord Tremaine
Series: Regencies, Book 6. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,820. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
(4.00 from 1 review)
When Edmund,Viscount Tremaine, is reported dead at Waterloo, Jane, his fiancée, is devastated. Her father's death has left her and her sister Elinor almost destitute. William, the new Viscount, arrives. At Waterloo a farmer, Gervaas, helping bury the dead, finds an unconscious man who has lost his memory. He stays at the farm, hoping he will remember who he is.
Orphans and Inmates
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,070. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
Orphans and Inmates is the first novel in a series about the Sloane sisters and their experiences at the Erie County Almshouse and the Orphan Asylum In Buffalo, New York. The story explores the largely ignored origins of the social welfare system in the United States through the experiences of those who were most profoundly affected by poverty, namely women and children.
The Thirteenth Stone of Aaron
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,760. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
History’s mysteries are not just revealed—they explode onto the scene in this gripping, fast-paced tale. The Thirteenth Stone of Aaron by KaCinderly Baker is the first in a trilogy that uncovers fascinating facts and seductive secrets from the ancient past and weaves them with the quest for power in the present day. This book is a thriller that will engender a great interest in ancient history.
Goblins & Vikings in America: Episode 3
Price: Free! Words: 19,810. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Five hundred years before Columbus, the Vikings discovered North America. That much is known. What they found there was not -- until now. This is the epic saga of a Viking's quest to find his son, one that will take him and his companions to the very edges of the known world, and beyond: to a land of exotic civilizations, ancient mystery, and unprecedented danger.
Dead Drop: Special Edition
Price: $1.35 USD. Words: 73,340. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
'Dead Drop' sees three adventurers embark on a perilous expedition for Queen and Country to the wreckage of a plane crash atop Mount Lambapahar, where lies in wait a technology which could determine the fate of a changing world. 'Dead Drop: Special Edition' includes a 10k word additional feature: 'Deconstructing Dead Drop: How To Write An Action Thriller'.
Dead Drop
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,350. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Set in the aftermath of the fall of the British Empire, 'Dead Drop' sees three adventurers embark on a perilous expedition for Queen and Country to the wreckage of a plane crash atop Mount Lambapahar, where lies in wait a technology which could determine the fate of a changing world.
Scandal at Almack's
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,370. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Her uncle's timely offer of a London social season leads Jenny Longtree out of a forced marriage but into a scandalous dance--one that will not only save her family from destitution but deliver all of her heart's desires.
Black Medicine Thunder and the Sons of Chaos
Series: Sons of Chaos, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,080. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Greenhorn lawman Sam Isherwood must confront the thundering horrors of Broughton's Hollow on his initial assignment as Federal Marshal. First there are the trampled bodies, the traumatized townspeople, and hints of black magic... As if it’s not enough, with allies like Abraham Reaver, who needs enemies? Follow along as Marshal Isherwood confronts wild west monsters and the insidious Sons of Chaos.