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Iron Horse King
By Rebecca Bernadette Mance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,220. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
He will do anything to accomplish the impossible and become a very wealthy man and The Iron Horse King...but if he fails, he will lose everything. He has no time for Mary Rose...who will do anything to get on his train and ride out to the railhead. This fun, epic journey of love and adventure is a romantic interpretation based on Charles Crocker and his building of the transcontinental railroad.
Each Other
By Pamela Erickson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,670. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Each Other: A Novel is the story of Annie Cunningham, a Union spy during the (American) Civil War and the complications created against the backdrop of her love affair with Warren Dodd, a Confederate Captain. Beginning and ending in 1891, the novel wraps around a story of Annie and Warren through the events of 1862 in northern Virginia.
Osceola His Capture and Seminole Legends
By Bill Ryan
Series: Old Kings Road, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,870. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Osceola, the great Seminole War leader, was captured on Old Kings Road in Florida in 1835. He was meeting under a white flag of truce. His capture under a white flag was debated in Congress, the Court of England and capitols throughout the world. This well researched historical fiction account reveals much that is new including a portrait of his wife and son. Osceola speaks for himself.
Dunkle Häfen - Band 2
By Elin Hirvi
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 129,170. Language: German. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Band 2. Versailles 1714. Ramis kann ihrem tödlichen Schicksal knapp entrinnen und flieht nach Versailles. Sie findet Aufnahme am Hof und und versucht alles, um ihre wahre Identität zu verbergen. Doch die Vergangenheit lässt sich nicht abschütteln und holt sie wieder ein. Und mit ihr kehren alte Bekannte zurück... Historischer Roman, zweibändig. Entspricht 450-550 Printseiten
Summer Day
By Frank Parker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,250. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
July 1947. The day begins full of promise. Feel the tension rise with the heat and humidity as clouds gather. Meet the members of an isolated farming community: a young woman soon to be married; her aunts: one misses her friend in an asylum, the other caring for her disabled son. Suffer with her brother as he tries to evade his pursuers. The events of this Summer Day will change them all for ever.
Firecrackers. A Realistic Novel
By Carl Van Vechten
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 55,350. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012 by Mondial. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
First published in 1925, the novel centers around a wide cast of characters whose lives are irrevocably changed by the mysterious Gunnar O'Grady in 1920s New York. The book uniquely explores the true meaning of happiness and the eternal search for self-identity, through humorous, thoughtful, and often poignant characters.
The Muse and Other Stories of History, Mystery, and Myth
By Lillian Stewart Carl
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,870. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A single-author collection of thirteen short stories exploring the mystery, magic, and myth of history. Twelve were especially commissioned for print theme anthologies (and three of those were reprinted in “Best Of” anthologies). One was published in Realms of Fantasy Magazine. The collection includes Author’s Notes and an essay on writing short historical mystery.
The American War
By Don Meyer
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 91,520. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012 by Two Peas Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
IN THE SUMMER OF 1969 elements of the 101st Airborne went back to the A Shau Valley in South Vietnam. IN THE SUMMER OF 1864 the 10th Vermont, part of General Ricketts’ Third Division, marched into the Shenandoah Valley in Virginia. SAM KENSINGTON WAS AT BOTH CAMPAIGNS.
Dancing with Mao and Miguel
By Kitty Kroger
You set the price! Words: 91,690. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Dancing with Mao and Miguel is a riveting love story set against the backdrop of radical politics in the 1970s. Jenny, an organizer in a refinery in New Jersey, falls in love with a Dominican immigrant. As she’s drawn ever closer to him, she struggles with intense political doubts, longtime fears of intimacy and sex, and personal betrayal on the way to discovering her own path.
Dunkle Häfen - Band 1
By Elin Hirvi
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 174,030. Language: German. Published: March 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Dunkle Leidenschaften und die Flucht vor den Schatten der Vergangenheit. Band 1. England, 1690. Ein junges Mädchen ohne Namen und Vergangenheit kommt in den alten Moloch London, einer Stadt, die zwischen Pracht, Macht und Elend schwankt. Historischer Roman, zweibändig. Entspricht 600-700 Printseiten
A Devil's Dozen
By Marian Newell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 200,950. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Violence, love, loyalty and betrayal among the smugglers who once terrorised the coasts of southern England. The true tale of the Aldingston Blues Gang retold as a gripping novel.
Shaketown; a Tale of San Francisco's Victorian Underworld
By Joanne Orion Miller
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,680. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Shaketown follows the intertwined lives of an "accidental" Madame who chooses freedom over respectability and a Chinese scholar who defies a city bent on destroying him in San Francisco's Victorian underworld. This unusual family saga--based on real people and events--features strong and clever characters, a great city, murder, true love, and one hell of an earthquake; that's Shaketown!
Riverbreeze: Part 3
By Ellen E. Johnson
Series: Riverbreeze trilogy, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,740. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
0.75 star(4.80 from 5 reviews)
In the unstable colony of 1643 Virginia, two brothers marry twin sisters and together face life's challenges, family betrayal and the torment of Indian attack and war.
Riverbreeze: Part 2
By Ellen E. Johnson
Series: Riverbreeze trilogy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 145,790. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
In the unstable colony of 1643 Virginia, two brothers marry twin sisters and together face life's challenges, family betrayal and the torment of Indian attack and war
Chasing Dragons
By Joseph Mc closkey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,440. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The untimely death of his father gives Joe the opportunity to make his escape. He takes off on a quest to trace his grandfathers footsteps through WW1 France; hoping that somewhere along the way he'll stumble on his own purpose in life. But he unsettles a past that draws him in, setting off a chain of events that binds him to his grandfathers past, and seals his own future.
The Years Between
By Margaret Bacon
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 92,180. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
After the War, Northrop Hall becomes a Home for disabled soldiers. It is run by Dr Bramley, helped by his wife, Diana, who soon realises that he is more interested in his work than he is in her. But it is his work which brings about the chance meeting between Diana and Sebastian, who had loved each other before the war.
Blue Angels
By Ian Moffitt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,750. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012 by BWM Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
What really happened to Bomber Command navigator Brian Maxwell during the Second World War? Why is his widow so mysteriously silent on the subject of her late husband? To answer these questions, "Blue Angels" flashes back to the murderous kaleidoscopic days of the aerial battle over Europe. Deeper, at the core of the mystery lies the tale of a longer war between a man and a woman.
In Pursuit of Happiness
By Christine McCaffrie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 128,490. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Georgia Sills and Charles Ravenwood have lives that leave little to be desired. Born in England into a life of wealth and privilege in the ascendancy of the British Empire, they are about to marry, unlike many of their contemporaries, for love. But on their wedding day they are suddenly and mysteriously separated. From that day, their lives change dramatically. Will they ever meet again?
Riverbreeze: Part 1
By Ellen E. Johnson
Series: Riverbreeze trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 94,630. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In the unstable colony of 1643 Virginia, 2 brothers marry twin sisters and together face life's challenges, family betrayal and the torment of Indian attack and war.
Adèle: wilderness bride. A story of New France
By Thora Illing
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,870. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Escaping from a bad marriage is challenging in any age. It was fraught with danger in 17th century New France when a runaway bride could expect censure from society and Church, even if she found an honest way of earning a living.