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The Son
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 168,210. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
229BC. Hannibal is a young cavalry commander in Spain. 'The Son' follows his elevation to General of the army tasked with implementing his father's plan. Hannibal fights his way out of Spain and across the Alps. On the Italian Peninsula he defeats Roman armies thrown against him time and time again until he stands victorious over 40,000 Roman dead at Cannae. But can he win the war?
Orestes: The Outcast
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,150. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Orestes, son of Agamemnon, is ready to reclaim his birthright as king of Mycenae, and avenge his father’s murder—by killing his own mother. His only hope of redemption lies in trial by sanity, an ordeal which will take him to the very edge of terror. Will he survive as a whole man, and receive ritual purification in order to claim his throne, or will he perish in the attempt?
Beyond the Wall
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,250. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Beyond the Wall Synopsis Stuck on a hill fort on the edge of nothing Centurion Antonius Agrippa Talos wiles away his time. He is not prepared when news of the supply caravan being ambushed arrives. Assembling his men he sets out to rescue their much-needed resources and runs smack into a battle. What he finds is not a Pict raiding party, but a new unknown foe that threats to reshape the balance.
Belly Gunner: Remembering My Han
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In this short story, the life of a World War Two ball turret gunner changes in 1997 when his grandson sends him a review of Star Wars on that movie's 20th anniversary release.
Gravely Mistaken - Tales of Medicine, Mishaps and Body Snatching in Augusta, Georgia
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 57,970. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 1 review)
Grave robbing to procure cadavers for anatomy classes at the Medical College of Georgia will be Grandison Harris' primary duty when he's purchased at the Charleston slave market in 1852. Two curious medical students play a prank on the grave digger that goes terribly wrong. While a case of mistaken identity unfolds, scenes of medical practice and education in the Antebellum South are portrayed.
A Fond Kiss
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,270. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Nancy Manney is the bright, bookish daughter of one of Beaufort's most prominent families who longs to experience the world outside their small seaside town. She finds a kindred spirit in the adventurous young family tutor, Charles French. The only thing standing in their way is her father's pride and determination that she marry into one of the state's leading families.
Königliche Republik
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Price: $6.65 USD. Words: 99,550. Language: German. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
1647: Die Patriziertochter Mirella Scandore ist mit einem Neffen des spanischen Vizekönigs verlobt, als sich Neapel erhebt und den Herzog von Lothringen zun neuen Dogen erwählt. Mirella verliebt sich in dessen Mündel Alexandre. Ihr Bruder Dario aber verrät die Republik; schweren Herzens deckt sie ihn. Doch dann plant er ein Attentat auf den Dogen, bei dem auch Alexandre getötet würde.
Ambrose, Prince of Wessex; Warrior of the King.
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Series: The Ambrose Chronicles, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,330. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Ambrose rides north with his brother the king to face the all-conquering Great Army of the Vikings. When the battle is averted, Ambrose and his friends ride north as spies and join the Great Army. Recognized, the friends must flee and battle their way back to safety. Ambrose is wounded and only the love of a maiden and friendship of a trader saves him.
Destiny Comes on the Wind - The Legend of Opechancanough
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 216,310. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
This book is partly based on actual historical events, myths, and legends surrounding the life of Paramount Chief Opechancanough of the Powhatan Confederation. More than anything else, it is the story of one man's determined efforts to stop the relentless encroachment of the Europeans that would seek to destroy the culture of his people and change forever their way of life.
Using Toonies
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 108,330. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
An American journalist's roadtrip to Toronto to start a new job writing travel articles for Canada's largest newspaper soon spirals out of control into a frantic quest to understand what the hell a Quebec separatist is before it's too late.
Brigid's Dilemma
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,320. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Brigid’s Dilemma is part of the Novella Series, a set of stories taken from the lineage of the Trilogy, The Secrets of Nine Irish Sons. About the book . . . After Rosemary O’Connor finds her abusive husband sneaking into her young daughter’s bedroom, she spends the next few years physically fighting him off to protect her beautiful Brigid. In the end, Rosemary saves her from her father, but...
The Money-Miler
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,660. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The last story written by pulp pioneer Homer Eon Flint. Branching beyond his classic speculative fiction, Flint embraced the exploding mystery genre in this tale of a young man presented with more money than he ever imagined and those determined to relieve him of it by means mostly foul. Throw in a beautiful young woman with her own agenda and let the adventure begin!
Artful
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,050. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
The Artful Dodger is thrown into prison and sentenced to be transported to Australia. A victim of persecution on board the transport ship Dodger eventually gets the better of his tormentors, or so he believes. But will the past come back to haunt him?
Locked Rock, Iowa's Hatchet Murders-book 6-Amazing Gracie Mystery Series
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,510. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Gracie Evans becomes a women's activist in Locked Rock, Iowa. She talks to women's bible group into joining Carry A. Nation's fight for prohibition. The women march with their hatchets to Main Street to bust up the saloon. Gracie and two others are jailed and given community service. That isn't enough for one spiteful person that hacks to death Ida Frank's family.
Locked Rock, Iowa's Hatchet Murders-book 6-Amazing Gracie Mystery Series
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Series: Amazing Gracie Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,510. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Gracie Evans becomes a women's activist in Locked Rock, Iowa. She talks to women's bible group into joining Carry A. Nation's fight for prohibition. The women march with their hatchets to Main Street to bust up the saloon. Gracie and two others are jailed and given community service. That isn't enough for one spiteful person that hacks to death Ida Frank's family.
Moser Mansion's Ghosts-book 5-Amazing Gracie Mystery Series
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Series: Amazing Gracie Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,080. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Moser Mansion has become a spooky place. Libby Hook sees ghosts wandering around with her in the night. With everyone on edge, Gracie Evans blames the hauntings on the contractor that is trying to buy the mansion so he can turn it into a hotel. The residents would have to find new homes. The only one who knows what is going on is the talking parrot, Turkeyneck. He's mad at Gracie so he won't talk.
The Chance Of A Sparrow-book 4-Amazing Gracie Mystery Series
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Series: Amazing Gracie Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,700. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Gracie Evans is tired of living in the Mansion Rest Home. She's homesick for her farm Three Oaks and wants to turn back time. She has developed the worse case of spring fever that you have ever saw. She wishes to go home and gets her wish. The renter asks her to farm set. Between a murder, roaming Indians and someone taking a shot at her Gracie decides she should be careful what she wishes for.
The County Seat Killer -book 3-Amazing Gracie Mystery Series
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Series: Amazing Gracie Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,230. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The Moser Mansion women have been summoned to appear at the county seat to testify against former neighbor, Mavis Jordan, at her murder trial. The county seat turns into a deadly place for Gracie Evans when a mysterious man stalks her with the intention of killing her before she can testify. She wishes she'd hadn't had to come to the trial.
echo lake
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,840. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
When the young widowed doctor and father of two is forced to leave Spain in 1856 he finds refuge in northern California's Napa Valley. When he hires the wealthy cattle rancher's daughter to tutor his children a bond of love will burn through the ages.
The Adventures of Mycroft Holmes Book 2: Mycroft Up Against It
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Series: The Adventures of Mycroft Holmes, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,780. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2012 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Once again Anna and Mycroft Holmes tear through London in hansom cabs as they pursue three further adventures set in the eighteen-eighties. Mycroft puffs and pants his way through his cases, applying not only his keen mind but also, in one case, the precepts of the Kama Sutra, while Anna hobnobs with Buffalo Bill, Henry Irving and Oscar Wilde.