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Sins of Omission by L.J. Breedlove
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,230. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Somewhere, Bob Anderson -- local banker, city council member, and now murder victim -- had the goods on a bunch of people in Plains City, Texas. Everybody wanted the files; no one could find them. Katy Williams was trying to adjust to being a newspaper editor, to dating a Texan, and to Texas in general. Now everyone thought she had the files. And someone wanted them bad enough to kill.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Book Thief by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 98 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 123. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » General
“The Book Thief” was written by Markus Zusak, an Australian novelist. It was a highly successful book when it was published in 2006 for the first time. The story of the novel is narrated by Death. The story is set in Nazi Germany. The narrator explains that he was very busy like Germany was busy.
The Half-Life Party by Laurie Griffith Walker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,810. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America(5.00 from 1 review)
Laurel Sinclair is turning 41, and much to her dismay, her friends are throwing her a half-life party. Riddled with a cast of eccentric New Englanders, including a ghost named George and a painting Laurel owns that no one likes, but everyone wants to buy, The Half-Life Party is a comical, yet thought-provoking, race against the ticking clock of time to find peace in life and hope in the afterlife.
Sacagawea and the Skeleton Trail by Greg Minster
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,670. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In “Sacagawea and the Skeleton Trail”, young American Indian mother, Sacagawea, finds concern, humor, and tremendous irony while assisting the Lewis and Clark Expedition in its journey to the Pacific Ocean and back.
The Scholar (Book Two) by May Nicole Abbey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,450. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013 by River Valley Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Serena Metcalfe is determined to prove the existence of the Samu Aqaru, the powerful stone of the ancient pharaohs–even if it means travelling through time. But her study of Egyptology did not prepare her for the dangers and passions of the real Egypt of 2361 BC. Crocodile attacks, kidnapping, betrayal, murder…and a pharaoh who believes she is a goddess and wants her as his queen.
Forty Days: Neima's Ark, Book One by Stephanie Parent
Price: Free! Words: 42,890. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The epic story of Noah's Ark, retold from the perspective of Noah's sixteen-year-old granddaughter.
Wetherton by Laurie Griffith Walker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,940. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Jillian is the tireless champion for Wetherton's historic preservation. But after 10 years of a life lacking in money and boyfriends, she's just about had enough. Can her new online friendship with Lady Rochester, an aged aristocrat with a family connection to this tiny Connecticut town help Jillian solve a centuries-old mystery and revive her spirit? In Wetherton, it's all in how you look at it.
The Gold Buddhas by Glenn Boda
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,390. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Gold Buddhas is a historical novel based on Cambodia’s ancient history. You will be transported to dangerous jungles and age-old temples. You are on a treasure hunt looking for a gold Buddha weighing more than four tons of solid gold. Join the hunt, but be aware others are looking -- they are more than capable of murder or torture. Solve the riddles, the reward will be great.
Kings Pinnacle by Robert Gourley
Series: The March Hare Novels, 1. Price: Free! Words: 104,030. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Alex Mackenzie was born in 1754 in the Scottish lowlands on the border between Scotland and England. Alex, his father, and his two older brothers were members of the last band of Reivers (outlaws) that operated along the border. A few years before the start of the American Revolutionary War, Alex ran afoul of the British authorities. His only alternative was to leave Scotland for America.
Harvest of Love by Janet Lee Barton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,600. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In her wildest dreams, Liddy Evans never thought she'd be widowed and pregnant--and the object of a corrupt banker's attention. She needs help with her alfalfa harvest and keeping her home. Widower Calvin McAllister needs someone to teach his young daughters to become ladies. Liddy and Cal agree to help each out temporarily, but will they ever realize God might have a forever kind of plan in mind?
The Pharaoh - Book 1 Giza Trilogy by Paul Morrison
Series: Giza Series, Book 1 Giza Trilogy. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 315,150. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient(5.00 from 1 review)
The Pharaoh is the fictional account of life and the times of Pharaoh Khufu (2603 B.C. – 2566 B.C.), builder of the largest of the Ancient Egyptian pyramids: Horizon of Khufu (or as it is now known, the Great Pyramid) on the Giza Plateau.
Vincent and A.E. (Prequel to Amelia) by Harvey Mendez
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 37,100. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
This romantic, historical adventure tells the story of what might have happened to Amelia Earhart. It is a drama of spies, intrigue, betrayal, and never-ending love.
An Accidental King by Mark Patton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,950. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
79 AD. As he approaches the end of his life, Tiberius Claudius Cogidubnus, the native-born but loyally pro-Roman client king of Britain, looks back on the thirty-six years of his reign.
Chaos: I Bring the Fire Part III (A Loki Story) by C. Gockel
Series: I Bring the Fire. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,410. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal(5.00 from 1 review)
In this final installment of the Cera story arc, the noose around Loki’s neck is tightening. Gerðr, the frost giantess, wants him dead; Cera, the World Seed, wants his head—literally and figuratively; the FBI wants him in Guantanamo; and an old friend from Asgard wants to bring him home...whether Loki likes it or not. Things can’t get any worse, but when Loki’s involved, it’s certain they will.
Stampede at Rattlesnake Pass by Clay More
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,280. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » USA
With her father murdered and her brother crippled by bushwhackers, half her herd stolen and her crew massacred by vicious rustlers, beautiful blond Elly Horrocks is going to have her hands full keeping the family ranch going. Veteran author Clay More spins a fast-paced Western adventure in STAMPEDE AT RATTLESNAKE PASS, another gun-swift novel from the Western Fictioneers Library.
Shanks: Bulldog by James "Grim" Desborough
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
An Englishman abroad in the Wild West will find himself hard-pressed to remain a gentleman. Still, there's a steel in such men that formed an Empire and the cattlemen of the new frontier should know better than to tangle with an Englishman when his dander's up.
The Maya Papyrus by Richard Coady
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 276,920. Language: British English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Gold Medal winner in the Global Ebook Awards 2013 The Maya Papyrus is populated with some of the most extraordinary characters in history: Tutankhamun, the boy king; Akhenaten, the deformed tyrant; Akhenaten's queen, Nefertiti, whose beauty remains legendary 3000 years later. Amid war, plague and treachery, who among them can stand against a man willing to risk everything to seize the throne?
To the Shores of Tripoli by Jonathan Brazee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,010. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Nonfiction » History » Military(3.00 from 1 review)
This is an historical fiction about the US Marines and Navy during the First Barbary War. While the three protagonists are fictional characters representing all Marines who served, most of the others are actual historical figures.
Eating with the Pharaohs - An Ancient Egypt Cook Book Part 1 by Paul Morrison
Series: Eating with the Pharaohs, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,360. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » General cookbooks(3.00 from 1 review)
Eating with the Pharaohs is a small collection of recipes and stories written by Pentu the Scribe who served as Master of Pharaoh’s Kitchen. They bring to us part of the struggle of working as a cook in the Egypt of the pyramid builders.
Didymus by Everard Bromley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 89,570. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Who was the twin, the 'Didymus' of the Apostle Thomas? What happened to the Essenes, a secretive sect of Judaism who disappeared after the Roman reconquest of Judea? Maybe this book will explain what really happened and what is happening today!