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The Fortunate Ones
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,770. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Two young women, living a stone's throw apart, are separated into two different worlds by Bigotry and sexism. Although they have nothing in common on the surface they share a common dream to escape the Deep South to a place where they can live out their dreams.
Heronfield
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 294,760. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A saga set in Europe during WWII following the interwoven lives of those who meet through Heronfield, a convalescent hospital. Life in the skies during the Battle of Britain, with the French Resistance, on the Home Front, in the push from D Day to final victory in Europe. Loyalty and love, anger and hatred, loss and betrayal - the characters of Heronfield bring the history of WWII to life.
Under A Comanche Moon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,820. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
"Mama," Jane's voice quavered, "I hear Injuns up on the roof. Can they come down the chimney?" So began one of the many dangers faced by Jane McGregor and her mother, Caroline, in Comanche County, Texas in 1872. A band of Comanche Indians captured two small neighbor children. Jane's father, Robert, and other area ranchers, had to find them and negotiate their release -- avoidin
The Promise
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,400. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
"I was deeply drawn into The Promise--the charm and complexity of the characters, the vibrancy of the settings, and the plot that gripped me from beginning to end." --Kathryn Lynn Davis, NY Times Bestselling Author of Too Deep For Tears
Last Tales of Mercia 1-10
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Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 72,000. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
The first Norman castle is being built in Engla-lond--whether the Anglo-Saxons want it or not. Set in the Dark Ages of Engla-lond, the "Last Tales of Mercia" are ten short stories featuring real historical figures and characters from the "Sons of Mercia" series. All ten stories form a prequel to the novel, "Edric the Wild." Though strongly connected to the series, they can be read independently.
The Road Back
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Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 99,440. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012 by Choc Lit. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
When Patricia accompanies her father, Major George Carstairs, on a trip to Ladakh, north of the Himalayas, in the early 1960s, she sees it as a chance to finally win his love. What she could never have foreseen is meeting Kalden – a local man destined by circumstances beyond his control to be a monk, but fated to be the love of her life.
Korinna: Daughter of Fire
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 132,400. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012 by Rob Preece. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
A young woman raised in the temples is suddenly exposed to the brutality of the conflict between Rome and Mithriades, King of Pontus and Rome's great enemy. Korinna calls on memories of earlier lives to survive in these turbulent times even as she develops a relationship with the Roman soldier. O'Donnelly delivers a powerful historical novel with a touch of magic.
Regression
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 93,680. Language: British English. Published: September 24, 2012 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This exhilarating adventure takes place in two time zones (present-day England and Surrey of the 1790s). Deploying past-life regression, a celebrity American psychiatrist explores his roots in rural Surrey during the heyday of smuggling as well as in the fleshpots of London.
Celia Whitfield's Boy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,660. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Celia Whitfield’s Boy is a riveting, bittersweet, funny and historically accurate account of a talented young man coming of age in a changing, challenging time. Set in the lumber country of eastern North Carolina in the early days of the 20th century, the novel allows us to watch the growth and challenges faced by of young people against a backdrop racism, economic change and politics.
Scoundrel
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,230. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.00 from 1 review)
In his first novel, Bud Fussell has penned an epic: a struggle between two very different brothers; a pioneer man of the early 19th century building a family and an empire; a troubled soul far from home encountering travel and grace. Jake is the Scoundrel, an unforgettable character living out a saga that remains in the reader’s mind and heart long after the book is finished.
The Burning Candle: A Medieval Novel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,350. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(3.00 from 1 review)
Love is for women who have choices. She has none. In eleventh-century France on the eve of the First Crusade, Isabel de Vermandois becomes the wife of a man old enough to be her father. He is Robert de Beaumont, Comte de Meulan. A hero of the Norman victory at Hastings and loyal counselor to successive English kings, Robert is not all Isabel had expected.
Jars of Clay
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Series: Jars of Clay, Volume 1. Price: Free! Words: 23,940. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012 by Elle Strauss. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
(5.00 from 1 review)
A novella - 23K. JARS OF CLAY (volume 1) + BROKEN VESSELS (volume 2) = Romeo and Juliette in Ancient Rome *Jars of Clay (volume 1) and Broken Vessels (volume 2) contain strong religious themes and scenes of sensuality and violence. Recommended for ages 15 and up.
Passion's Vision
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Series: Passion's, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,200. Language: American English. Published: September 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
(5.00 from 1 review)
Readers’ Favorite: 2014 Finalist: Two warriors, different worlds, different culture. Destine to clash, Destine to love. New Moon is a warrior. Her visions tell her a warrior comes from across the waters.Two warriors’, different worlds, meet and clash. Soon it is revealed their survival depends on their ability to overcome their differences and defeat those who seek to destroy them both.
Out of Da Nang
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,440. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When a young native American man joins the Marines to become a fighter pilot, he's faced with more obstacles than the average cadet. But Eddie works hard to overcome bigotry and educational hurdles to become a pilot of merit, awarded for his bravery in fighting for the liberties of his country. He falls in love in the process, which adds an unexpected twist of fate to his story.
Gold, a tale of the California Gold Rush
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,780. Language: American English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
1850: Dana is hungry and cold in New York City. He needs to leave town, fast, before his past catches up with him. He gets his chance when he lands a berth as stoker in a side wheel steamer bound for the gold fields of California. He doesn’t actually know what a stoker is, but he’s soon to find out. So begins an epic journey that will change his life and sustain him through death and rebirth.
Lord Esterleigh's Daughter
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Series: The Serpent's Tooth. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,130. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012 by Books We Love Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
The Serpent's Tooth, book one, Lord Esterleigh's Daughter by Kathy Fischer-Brown, published by Books We Love. As a child, Anne Fairfield dreams of the father she never knew, the hero who died fighting the French and their Indian allies in a land across the sea. Her mother’s stories, and fantasies of her own devising, sustain and nurture her through a poor and lonely existence.
Tuesday's Caddie
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Price: Free! Words: 102,150. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
It’s 1930 when immigrant caddie Conor O’Reilly falls in love with Hollywood screenwriter Annie Burke. Saddled with a hateful husband, she finds in Conor her one true love. He suddenly finds a way to be worthy of her. Fate frees her and then tears them apart. Fortunes reverse and decades later they meet again, a secret binding them. When they do, one must decide if their love should live once more.
Animosity
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 86,870. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is a story of two men,adversaries since childhood,who grow up on the frontier at the turn of the twentieth century. Despite their genuine decency, their animosity toward one another grows and eventually erupts with devastating results.
Camelot's Enchantment
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,240. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Camelot continues... From the World of Faerie Hurtled Through Time Comes A Powerful Evil Ready to Destroy the World On Avalon, the enchantment slowly lifts...
Coming Home
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,240. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
“A woman’s love is strong, more powerful than all the ghosts in Ireland...” After a year in America, an Irish village girl yearns to return to the green land that is her heart’s home. War and betrayal have taken everything from Cavan Callaghan—his home, his family, and the woman he loved. As the ghosts of a past that can never quite be forgotten rise to threaten their newfound happiness.