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The Losing Role
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,990. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Literature » War
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In the last winter of World War II a failed German actor, Max Kaspar, is forced to join a desperate secret mission in which he must impersonate an enemy American officer. So Max cooks up his own fanatical plan -- he'll use his false identity to escape tyranny and war and flee to the America he'd once abandoned. The Losing Role is the prequel to Liberated: A Novel of Germany 1945 and future books.
Harper's Bride
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,690. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
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Melissa Logan stood by in horror as her husband sold her to pay a debt. She knew that marrying Coy Logan to escape her drunken father and brothers had been a huge mistake. Coy dragged her to Dawson to join the Yukon gold rush. Now penniless and with a baby she “belonged” to Dylan Harper, a man said to have a heart of stone and a knife under his store counter that he wielded without hesitation.
Gateway To Eternity
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 94,470. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
This novel a mystery thriller that includes hockey games of the Chicago Black Hawks and deep space exploration. Lillian Newman is a wronged wife who seeks retribution from her husband a criminal pyschiatrist working for the Chicago Police Department. He becomes elected a senator but he aspires to be the President of the United States. Inspector Ronholme speciality is solving weird, unusal crimes.
The Spirit Of New Orleans
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 15,820. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
She heard a loud boom & a rumble & could feel the ground shake beneath the house. She went to the window to see what she could. Suddenly, a big wave of water came rushing through the parking lot and burst the front door open! Auntie ran to the door & pushed with all her strength. She fell against the wall & tried to push the door closed with her foot but the water was too strong and too fast...
Colonial Gothic: The Ross-Allen Letters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,350. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Something is afoot. Lurking between these two covers are a collection of correspondences of the most disturbing of nature. What is this mystery, and what ramifications does the discovery of it hold?C
Marie and Claude
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,110. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010 by Castle Knob Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Out of the Middle Ages comes the picture of a simple man whose problems are familiar to us, and who met them with grace, wisdom and a little romance. Without doubt this enchanting story was destined not to be lost - its tortuous path from 1485 to 2009 is an intriguing story in itself.
The Fiddler's Gun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,970. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
America is on the brink of war with England, and Fin Button is about to come undone. She’s had it with the dull life of the orphanage, and she’s ready to marry Peter and escape the ever-watchful Sister Hilde. But an unexpected bond forms between Fin and the fiddle-playing cook, Bartimaeus, setting her on a course for the high seas of the American Revolution.
Eclipsed by Shadow: The Legend of the Great Horse (Book 1)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,780. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010 by Micron Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
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"Eclipsed by Shadow" is the award-winning 1st volume of "The Legend of the Great Horse" trilogy, a time-travel adventure about a young woman lost in history ... with only the knowledge of modern horsemanship to help her survive. Recommended by Library Journal; Winner of the Eric Hoffer Award for Young Adult Fiction, and the Mom's Choice Award (Gold) for best family-friendly Young Adult Fantasy.
The End of the World
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,940. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » Regency
When a stranger arrives in Cornwall while the war rages on the Peninsula, is he the answer to one's prayers, or a nightmare wearing the disguise of a gentleman? Can working for Sir Lawrence, the father of two young women on the cusp of their first season to far away London, be what Samuel needs to help him resolve the reasons for his running away from his obligations in the east of the country?
How I Became an Outlaw, by
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,840. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western
The misguided zeal and get rich quick credo of a young cowboy put him on opposing sides of the law at different times. But he no longer seeks to make a name, just a whole lot of dollars. Perhaps he can play on both sides without getting caught in the middle. He rides into the desert on an honorable quest and rides out as the outlaw “Chili Beans” Bartlett. But he remains a reluctant outlaw.