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The Whole Truth by Mike Ogden
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,520. Language: British English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
A reservoir empties and a drowned village emerges, bringing painful memories for Alice Lammas. It is a harrowing tale she tells Mary, her grand-daughter, of her last summer in that village. And disaster strikes Mary too, leaving her career in ruins. Out of despair comes a reckless plan that almost costs Mary her life, but allows her to build the one relationship that will secure her future.
The Samurai Poet by Travis Belrose
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,780. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Biographical(3.00 from 1 review)
Ishikawa Jozan wanted nothing more than to be a samurai like his father and grandfather. When an act of overzealousness costs him his position, he tries to serve his lord as a Confucian scholar. Once Ishikawa becomes entangled in political intrigues beyond his control, he discovers that the life of a hermitic literati can be just as dangerous as that of a warrior.
Red Thunder by David Matheson
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,400. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Steeped in authentic cultural traditions and spiritual beliefs, this rich and wonderful historical novel follows the times and trials of a family band of the Schi’tsu’umsh Indians, now called the Coeur d’Alene Tribe in northern Idaho. Through a boy named Sun Bear and his sister, Rainbow Girl, the band’s oral stories are told as it struggles to hold onto what is precious and sacred about life.
Misty Blue 2: Loaded for Bear by Tony Masero
Series: Misty Blue, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,320. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Wyoming 1868 Misty Blue will buckle for no man and is back again and cutting up rough on a deadly rescue mission. He and his buckskin buddies travel into a heart of darkness as they battle with a damnably persistent foe bent on revenge and three hard cases that won’t take no for an answer.
Bad Don't Mean Wrong by Tony Masero
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,880. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
1880 - Idaho Territory. It’s a cold night in the town of Calm Springs, where ex-gunman Cable Bodeen, keeps guard in the town’s Assay Office. But there are other eyes watching the gold depository. It isn’t long before a series of violent disasters leave Cable fighting on two fronts.
Chessboard of Destiny by Eugenia Jenny Williams
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,140. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Published by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS The aging Gypsy busker plays his concertina... his mind floods with memories… memories of the traditions of nomadic Gypsies, of his childhood marriage, her death in childbirth, life in the concentration camps… and his survival. A carefully plotted story of intrigue, old and new love, deprivation and suffering… a chessboard of destiny!
Two Soulmates ... Walking Through Time and History by Valerie Barrow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,560. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 9, 2013 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Theosophy
Two Soulmates ... Walking Through Time and History ... is a chronicle of events and experiences both spiritual and physical. Over the last thirty or so years, it has bonded our minds, bodies and souls to an astonishingly profound degree.
Family Matters by Vera Berry Burrows
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,630. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
For three children left without a mother in the middle of World War Two, survival was all they could hope for. Their father struggled as a single parent, but instilled into his children, determination, ambition and self-respect so that they might succeed in post-war years and achieve everything which he was denied during his life. This is their story.
Legacies, An American Journey by Jim Ricca
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 194,760. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » USA
Legacies; an American Journey, recounts the history of one family of Italian-American soldiers and policemen, and their long battle against the Mafia, Fascism and Communism. It details their sacrifices, triumphs and losses. This book recounts their flight to America to escape the Mafia’s and Mussolini’s vengeance, and their military service in the American army during World War II and Vietnam.
Boat People by James Eckardt
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,120. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian, Fiction » Historical » General
Boat People is a panoramic novel of greed and compassion, violence and family love, desperation and hope. It is September 1981, the high tide of boat people flight from Vietnam. From the Mekong Delta port of Rach Gia, one boat, crammed with fishermen, farmers, political refugees, and urban hustlers, runs a 300-mile gauntlet of pirates and storms for the safe haven of Songkhla Refugee Camp.
No Surrender by Dale Lucas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,360. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013 by Beating Windward Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
No Surrender by Dale Lucas is a novella inspired by HP Lovecraft’s Cthulhu Mythos. In the wake of the American Civil War, Union Army Lieutenant Kenning leads a small detachment into the swampy countryside to investigate the madman’s reports of disgruntled Confederate soldiers running a brutal campaign of terror and murder…
Days of Songs and Mirrors: A Jacobite in the '45 by Grant Coulson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,830. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Days of Songs and Mirrors: A Jacobite in the '45 tells the story of a glen where dwelt unrepentant supporters of the Stuart Kings, told through the narrative of Aerlochon, the man who leads them in the last Great Scottish Rebellion. It is a story of loyalty, comradeship and honor without compromise. “They signed the air with their valiant passing.”
King of Swords by Miguel Antonio Ortiz
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,790. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The tryst between Carmen and Eduardo results in a daughter, Juana, who grows-up to be as unfortunate in love as her parents had been. Her marriage and its crisis force Eduardo to relive a moment in his life that he had spent years attempting to forget.
Pouvez-pas faire la guerre à côté ! by Bruno Robert des Douets
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 20. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: French. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Juin 1944. Sans prévenir, la guerre s'abat sur un petit coin de terre normande. Elle va bouleverser des habitudes immémoriales et la vie quotidienne de nombreux paysans. C'est la situation tragi-comique de l'un d'entre eux qui est ici relatée. Les personnes civiles ont été oubliée très longtemps de la mémoire du D-Day et de la bataille de Normandie. Juin 2014 sera l'occasion de leur rendre hommage
Mordred’s Version by Beric Norman
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 156,540. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
This is a racy, refreshing and revealing re-interpretation of a great fable. The victorious young Arthur was seduced by his enemy’s wife, not knowing that she was also his sister! Mordred, the son of that incestuous affair, is traditionally regarded as the villain of the piece. ‘Mordred’s Version’ puts the record straight.
Ashram by Jnana Hodson
Series: Hippie Trails. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,110. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
During the hippie years, many daring souls moved to spiritual hermitages called an ashram to live with a guru. Here's the story of one renegade mountain farm where eight residents discover their quest for transcendence and enlightenment has everything to do with baking bread and mixing cement, plus headstands. As for the guru, she's both earthy and demanding. It's Om, Sweet Om, in the end.
Keeper of the Light by Cynthia Owens
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 93,370. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Cathal Donnelly washes up on the shores of an Atlantic island with no memory of who he is or why he's there. But is his lovely rescuer his salvation…or his doom? Laura Bainbridge spent her entire life on tiny Turtle Island, but she dreams of a Season in London and a presentation to Queen Victoria. Can a handsome Irish stranger with a golden tongue and a disturbing past change her heart?
Escaping the Triad by Jeremy Gadd
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,190. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In 1851, gold is discovered in Australia… In China a different scenario is being enacted. A young man and his sister are escaping the Triad, crossing old and decaying roofs, hiding in alleys... but it is not enough. A journey of suffering and prejudice, heartbreak and horror, but their Chinese pride remains unbroken …
Fatal Forgery by Susan Grossey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,430. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
It is 1824, and trust in the virtual money of the day – new paper financial instruments – is so fragile that anyone forging them is sent to the scaffold. So why would one of London’s most respected bankers start forging his clients’ signatures? Sent to arrest Henry Fauntleroy, Constable Samuel Plank is determined to find out why the banker has risked his reputation - and his neck.
History's Greatest Clots by Lotta Rott
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,080. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013 by Lotta Rott. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A veritable Aladdin’s cave of new information that rewrites much of accepted history with far-reaching implications for many of the oldest and most respected cultures. Though ridiculous and far-fetched in the extreme, many of the more idiotic interpretations raise the disturbing possibility of having some basis in fact.