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The Observer
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,430. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
One young woman recklessly defies expectations about a lady's proper place. Another, her maid, is secretly spying on her mistress's indiscretions. Based on real events, The Observer spins a universal tale of forbidden ambition, frustrated love, and ultimately, empathy across boundaries of class and culture.
Blue: A Novel on the Civil War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,340. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1860, after his girlfriend is enticed to marry a parson, David Lofland leaves Hickory Flats, Tenn., to relocate to Arkansas with his family. They experience disappointment and tragedy as they seek a new life. Depressed over his loss and saddened by other family events, David joins the Confederate Army in 1862. The war brings more grief, bitterness, and sadness. Even God seems against him.
Lone Star Ranger Volume 2: A Ranger To Reckon With
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,660. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014 by Prairie Rose Publications. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
As the youngest man in the company of Texas Rangers, Nate Stewart discovers he’s got a lot to learn. Determined to find the brutal gang of raiders who murdered his family and left him for dead on the Texas plains, Nate must grow up fast. When he comes face-to-face with the pale-eyed devil responsible for the deaths of his parents and older brother, will Nate be able to finally get Revenge?
Helga: Growing Up in Hitler's Germany
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,620. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Ten-year-old Helga is forced to join the Hitler youth movement's weekly meetings, where lies and tasty treats are used to entice her allegiance to the Fuhrer. As the war draws nearer to her home in Berlin, Helga is sent away to a Hitler Youth training camp. Her gradual disillusionment, followed by her harrowing escape home, is a coming-of-age story of a young girl's survival of Nazi mind control
Etched in History
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,860. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014 by Linkville Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Two families: one white, one black. One family escapes the oppression of 19th-century slavery; the other seeks refuge from the oppression of nature gone wrong. They meet in the wilds of Oregon, in a world far different from the places of their origins.
El Holocausto de Todos los Tiempos
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 148,250. Language: Spanish. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Les tomó meses a los del Viejo Mundo llegar al Nuevo Continente y empezar el encuentro más cruel contra civilizaciones desiguales, que supera a cualquier otro exterminio. Lo que nos pasó destruyó a todas las naciones indígenas y, lamentablemente, no estamos étnicamente unidos para denunciar ante la Corte Penal Internacional, con sede en La Haya, nuestra continua aniquilación.
The Shield
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 133,940. Language: American English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
The Shield is a riveting story of conflicting emotions and ideologies in the tradition of Harry Turtledove and S. M. Stirlings’s Island in the Sea of Time. Twenty-first century Israel finds itself transferred to 1941 days before Nazi Germany plans to attack the Soviet Union. Opportunities abound for changing history and the population – including terrorists, tourists, diplomats, and pacifists.
Lightning Wolves
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,620. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014 by Sky Warrior Book Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
It's 1877 and Russians forces occupy the Pacific Northwest. They are advancing into California. New weapons have proven ineffective or dangerously unstable. The one man who can help has disappeared into Apache Country, hunting ghosts. A healer and a former sheriff lead a band into the heart of the invasion to determine what makes the Russian forces so unstoppable while a young inventor attempts...
The Great Timber Race
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,510. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The map of America is changing--no less so in the brawling Pacific Northwest, where powerful lumber barons pit their ambition against settlers who've staked their lives on land they've reclaimed from wilderness. Now, to expand their empire even further, the timber kings have declared a schooner race to the finish over raw, turbulent ocean. The stakes are a dazzling cache of gold and currency.
Shadow Catcher
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,260. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Matt Tierney and Wiley Jenkins risk their lives to rescue photographer Paddy Burke and his young assistant from an Apache massacre. There's gold, silver and copper--and danger aplenty--on the trail ahead, where politics and banditry make a dynamite mix that can blow the Arizona Territory sky-high. Only Matt's and Wiley's dead-aimed six guns, backed up by Paddy's newfangled, see-all camera, can b
Mysterious Destiny Bright Lights and Thunder Part II
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Price: Free! Words: 69,560. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
At the end of his journey in the time portal, Gray Wolf finds himself on a Caribbean beach in the middle of a group of pirates. His destiny changes as he begins to live life as he never knew that it could be lived. As a young boy his parents were honest and loving; now he would become a full fledged pirate under the tutelage of the famous, ruthless Caribbean pirate, Black Beard.
Polly's War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,550. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
World War II may be over but Polly Pride feels as though the fighting has moved to her own home. Her son, Benny, is mixed up with some very shady characters, and daughter Lucy is carrying on with a fancy man behind her husband’s back. Polly sees she risks losing all she’s worked so hard to achieve, but won’t stand by and watch her family tear itself to pieces…
Polly Pride
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,420. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When her husband loses his job Polly decides only drastic action can keep the family from starvation. She sells all their goods and chattels and buys carpets to cut and sell from a handcart. But poverty and Matthew’s hurt pride are only the start of her problems...
Always the Music
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 129,350. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Always the Music is based on the life of Cosima, Franz Liszt’s illegitimate daughter. Burdened by life in the shadow of three musical geniuses, Cosima decides to embrace happiness, a plan which scandalizes Paris and Berlin salons. How she succeeds and how her decision affects the world of music is a compelling tale of one woman’s courage and love.
The Dumnonian Hoard: Rosenberg Twins Adventure #1
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Price: Free! Words: 57,940. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Medieval
Fourteen year old Sarah Rosenberg and her twin brother Joshua are spending the summer in France on an archaeological expedition with their Uncle Marty. However, what begins as a relaxing and fun-filled vacation quickly becomes a dangerous and harrowing adventure when the twins cross paths with a pair of ruthless antique smugglers. Will the twins find the treasure they seek before it's too late?
AD29
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,190. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The Emperor Tiberius needs to increase revenue. He decides to increase the tribute paid by the provinces. One, Judea, is a problem. He sends Publius to engineer a situation which will force the local government, the Sanhedrin, to comply. This is Publius' solution.
Masquerade
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,310. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014 by Spangaloo Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Monte Bolstridge, the third, last in line to carry on the family name must marry in six months or his father’s fortune will go to the servants. Overhead by a butler, he and the other servants plot to keep the young man from marrying. Their scheme falls on the shoulders of a servant whose daughter is coming from America.
White Feather Rock
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,330. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
In 1876, Miriam McIntyre left her sophisticated life in Baltimore to travel through the wilderness. A train robbery and murder place Miriam in grave danger. Using her wits, Miriam finds safety on a Colorado cattle ranch. The handsome owner, Hollis Debrot, is a problem. He rejects society's rules yet Miriam trusts him with her life. He could be her savior, or her downfall.
Here, from Somewhere
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,260. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In the nineteenth century, Rutland, MT was a place settlers struggled. Kate Tudor escaped from her family's dull store in New York, Macauley came from England on an unknown mission. Here from Somewhere is the story of the people who arrived in Rutland from somewhere else seeking a better life. It's a story of determination, friendship, courage and love--and the battle between good and bad.
Stories From A Wrinkled Mind - Volume One
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,650. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Stories From A Wrinkled Mind - Asia Accents - is a collection of two novella and two short stories, all colorfully set in Asia and all designed to delight your imagination. Come along for adventure or come along for the romance, but spend some time in paradise.