Books tagged: adventure 1860s

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Two Tongues
Series: Michelle Tanner - Going West. Price: $1.34 USD. Words: 12,630. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2016 by Red Kittys Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Western
Daniel ‘Two Tongues’ Hannover the personification of the quintessential American outlaw. ‘Bad man’ does no justice this rarefied, malcontent of the American West. This pitiful, spiteful, and cruel man ran up against Meeker and his companions in place called Benham, Colorado Territory. Who would live and who would die.
Le Chevalier e o Pêndulo da Morte
Price: Free! Words: 7,360. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Adventure » General
Le Chevalier e Persa precisam resolver o misterioso sequestro de Monsieur Drebbel, um engenheiro a serviço de sua majestade, Napoleão Bonaparte III. O ano é 1865 e nesta França alternativa, onde a tecnologia steampunk impulsiona as nações a um novo mundo, espiões, bandidos e assassinos convivem com cientistas, policiais e políticos de todas as espécies e estirpes.
Salomon (Part One)
Price: Free! Words: 30,810. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Western
The legend of the true California bandit the world came to know as the fictional character of Zorro. Salomon rode the California hills as a ranchero, and then as a scout for the Mexican Army. He returned home to a land overrun with gold seekers. Brutal circumstances lead Salomon to become one of the most legendary bandits California has ever seen. An adventure of love, revenge, and redemption.
Gold on the Gloriana
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,150. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Adventure & Adventurers
When Ruben and his father fished up a piece of ship's timber in their secret fishing spot, they had no idea that it belonged to a lost treasure ship, nor did they realise that there was any family connection. Through a series of dreams, Ruben finds he is able to speak to a girl called Amelia who was travelling onboard the ill-fated ship before it sank, and now he has the moral dilemma of whether
The Emerald Key
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,810. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015 by Ticonderoga Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Emerald Key blends alternate history steampunk adventure with elements of horror, mystery and urban fantasy. The game is afoot and Ember Quatermain, the brilliant daughter of the legendary explorer, must draw upon all her abilities in order to save the day. Her path is fraught with dirigibles, necromancy, lamia, the lost tomb of a great ancient warrior king, and the charming Peter Styles.
Dangerous Ride Across Humboldt Flats
Series: Adventures on the American Frontier, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,660. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015 by Bly Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Action & Adventure
Orphan Gabe Young gets lost and a girl leads him to a Pony Express station. He finds a lot more than shelter and a meal. The family's tender care astounds him. Then he gets a chance to help them by riding the dangerous Pony Express trail alone.
Decade of Drama — Diamonds, Murder and Intrigue
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,810. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » General
Civil War veteran and engineer Jack Tarboro is smitten with diva Eleanora Rizzo from the moment he sees her and she returns his feelings, but their relationship is not destined to be easy. The final ingredient to this tumultuous tale is a business arrangement involving Jack, Andre, the Boers, the South African slave trade, diamonds and guns.
Fool's Gold (Choc Lit)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,580. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014 by Choc Lit. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Love – is it worth its weight in gold? It’s 1866 and the gold rush is on. Left to fend for herself in the wilds of New Zealand’s west coast, Lady Guinevere Stanhope is determined to do whatever it takes to rescue her ancestral home and restore her father’s good name. Forced out of his native Ireland, Quinn O’Donnell dreams of striking gold. His fiercely held prejudices make him loath to help...
Spake As a Dragon
Price: Free! Words: 148,350. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Follow the adventures of the Scarburgs through the Civil War as they struggle to save their beloved plantation ‘Scarlett,’ overcome the fears of battle and withstand the hardships of prison life at the hands of the Yankees while constantly trying to decipher the code from the past. Does the code tell of treasury or is it a message of dire warning.
The Valley of Two Moons
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,380. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Catipo of Taposa had always longed to become a great Quapaw warrior. Under the wing of an old medicine man he accomplishes his goal by confronting the devil himself.