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Aphrodesia
By A.F. Allen
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2009 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction
Every two years they run a foot race in the magnificent stadium in Aphrodesia, the city of Aphrodite. Hermias, a young Greek from the faded city of Athens has set his heart on winning this race for both the personal glory for himself and the reflected glory for his city. The prize for winning the race is incidental, the glory matters the most, but the nubile beauty who is the prize!
On Seminary Ridge
By David Bowman
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2009 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction
Robert E Lee was offered command of Union forces before he rode south to join the Confederacy, choosing State over Federal rights. If he had decided the other way, just maybe the fateful Third day at Gettysburg might well have gone differently.
The Fly Caster Who Tried To Make Peace With the World
By Randy Kadish
Price: Free! Words: 83,870. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2009. Category: Fiction
Making peace with the world, sooner or later most of us have to. But how? Ian Mac Bride's way begins in 1909 when he watches a fly-casting tournament and dreams of becoming a great fly caster. But soon Ian experiences personal tragedy, and then is appalled by the slaughter of World War I. Torn by grief, Ian loses faith in the world - until, almost by accident, he finds a way to come to terms.
In Exodus
By Fayette Jones-Ziegler
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,240. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
The people Israel are delivered from slavery in Egypt by the Lord God's servant Moses, and are led through the Red Sea to Sinai and through the wilderness to the banks of the River Jordan and the Promised Land in this moving and compelling exposition of the story, the Law, and the Covenant penned by Fayette Jones-Ziegler.
Like a Man
By David Chacko
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,220. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2009 by Foremost Press. Category: Fiction
Czech paratroopers make a night-drop into their Nazi-occupied homeland during WW II. Their objective? To kill the second most powerful man in Nazi Germany. They accomplish their mission against insurmountable odds, then seek safety in the catacombs of an ancient church. When confronted by an entire SS regiment, their chances of escape are slim to none.
Kill Edison
By Ray Miles
Price: Free! Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2009. Category: Fiction
This tale is a sci-fi western unlike anything you've read before. Lance has traveled back in time to stop Thomas Edison from inventing the light bulb. He is a madman determined to obstruct the progress of technology, pursued by mercenaries hired by General Electric determined to eradicate him and by his brother Dexter determined to bring him back to the twenty-first century alive.
The Pict
By Jack Dixon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,690. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2009. Category: Fiction
In this richly detailed historical novel, the Pictish tribes of Scotland unite under the indomitable spirit of one man to stand firm in the face of Roman aggression.
Berserk Revenge
By Mark Coakley
Price: Free! Words: 66,640. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2009. Category: Fiction
Berserk Revenge is a literary historical thriller, written in the style of authentic ancient Norse sagas. For lovers of action fiction, poetry and/or alternate history.
Eetoo
By Robby Charters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,740. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2009 by Robby's eBook Formtting. Category: Fiction
The Ben Hur of SF: Eetoo, a shepherd from an obscure planet, was the one prophesied to seek the truth from the birthplace of humanity. He has help from fellow humans as well as non humans. Some species would rather see humanity extinct, and for good reason. The ancient Nephteshi Empire showed how evil humanity can be. The paradox keeps Eetoo searching for answers, taking him to first century Earth
Vital Fluid
By Tom Bradley
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,940. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2009 by Enigmatic Ink. Category: Fiction
Two parallel story lines are distanced by time and culture in this satiric alternate history, modern fantasy exploration. Rival hypnotists are pitted against each other in an increasingly bizarre series of performances across an absurdly chaotic America; while, woven in like fine silk, a pair of Victorian era mesmerists match mystical wits before the intolerant and intolerable European bourgeoisie