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In A Stranger's Arms
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,680. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Wed to the Enemy! The War left Caddie Marsh a widow with only her children and Southern pride to sustain her. She'd do anything to salvage her family's rundown plantation, even wed one of the despised Yankees. It would be easier if Manning Forbes's integrity and kindness didn't stir up feelings he claims not to want from her… Previously published as Carpetbagger's Wife
Don Whitman's Masterpiece
Price: Free! Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Horror » General
Don Whitman was a high school boy who did a bad and bloody thing. Now the pipe's all filled with cement and the adults tell his name to scare us—all except Mr Gregor: Mr Gregor knows the truth. He told it to me once, with details...
Mail-Order Brides of the West: Trudy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,780. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western
MAIL-ORDER BRIDES OF THE WEST is a new series created in collaboration by USA Today Bestselling Authors Debra Holland and Caroline Fyffe. The well-educated daughter of a lawyer, Trudy Bauer arrives at the St. Louis based Mail-Order Brides of the West agency full of excitement for an adventure of a lifetime. She befriends the agency’s maid, Evie Davenport, and the two form a strong and lasting fr
Palace in the Fields (Growing up on a Farm)
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 39,270. Language: American English. Published: May 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
PALACE IN THE FIELDS Growing up on a Farm is the firsthand recollections of the youngest member of a family of six, in an organized anecdotal style, who moved from suburbia to a tobacco farm in southern Maryland during a ten-year period in the 1940's and 1950's. The farmhouse turned out to be "Dent's Palace", a former colonial plantation manor that the parents restored to an elegant showplace.
Muskets and Memories: A Modern Man's Journey through the Civil War
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 188,870. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013 by Antietam Creek Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The story of the American Civil War as told through the eyes of a veteran Civil War reenactor and historian. By mixing the modern reenactment narrative with historical facts, the author presents a fresh examination of the war, along with its causes and consequences.
Writing About People, Places, and Things
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,800. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Essay » Literature
This is a collection of blogs written by Pushcart Prize Nominee Thierry Sagnier under the heading of Epiphanettes, which, as everyone knows, are small epiphanies. There are also epiphanots, which are false epiphanettes; epiphanuts; and epihanotsomuch. The latter are self-explanatory.
Suoni e Fantasmi
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,350. Language: Italian. Published: May 3, 2013 by Delirium Publishing. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Essay » Literature
Edgar Allan Poe, inserito in un contesto culturale che non sempre è stato disposto a comprenderlo, ha mostrato di essere dotato di una peculiare versatilità nella sua arte scrittoria, ma anche di un’inventiva potente e coinvolgente...
Remains
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Literary
A wordless comic about life, dreams, and the fragility of both.
1880 Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Directory Topeka, Kansas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads / History, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
The Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad was completed to Santa Fe, New Mexico in 1880. I have used ancestral records to compile an employee directory for A.T.& S.F.R.R. for Topeka, Kansas. The directory lists titles of railroad workers, their family members, and where the came to Kansas from. The publication will be useful for students of railroad history and those doing family ancestry profiles.
The Missing Portrait
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,120. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Pregnant at 16, Mary Frances was expected to bear her baby secretly and forget about it. Years later, discovering that the home for unwed mothers she was driven to while blindfolded never existed, she returns to Pennsylvania to confront the driver, her mother. But her mother isn’t talking. To find her child, Mary Frances must unravel a conspiracy far more tangled than anything she can fathom.