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Piasa! and Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,570. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General
Piasa! and Other Stories is an eclectic collection of previously-published short stories. Visit times past and future. Visit time in reverse. Visit Somalia during a severe drought, East Berlin during the reign of Communism, Texas before the super-collider, Scotland when souls pass. These and other adventures await the intrepid reader within.
The Storm Women
Series: Arrowstar, Book 3. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,220. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Set in rural Arizona’s southeastern corner near Willcox, the novel’s Storm women take you on a uniquely-feminine journey though the Wild West of 19th Century Arizona. Find out why the Storm women must navigate this dangerous era without the men who fathered their babies. From the early days of burlesque right up to present day Arizona, travel the back roads with these courageous women.
Something Like A Lady
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 116,430. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014 by esKape ePress, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Jonathan Durham, Fourth Earl of Seabrook, needs a wife, and Lady Annabella Price's mother wants her to find a husband. But how will Jon convince his unwilling bride to give their marriage a chance when's she's determined to have it dissolved?
The Red Cockade
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,460. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Educational
Joseph Onderdonk, a dutch teenaged patriot, lived on a farm when the British occupied Long Island during the American Revolution. Unable to join Washington's army, joseph was forced to be a waggoner for the British barracks. His uncle involved him in a daring scheme as a patriot spy for the "Friends of Freedom". Joseph's spying adventures bring real people and events to life during the year 1776
A Queer Kind of Justice: Prison Tales Across Time
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 61,350. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Historical » General
A diverse cast of lesbian, bi, and trans women, on both sides of the bars and through the centuries, find life-changing moments of love, hope, fear, excitement, passion, desperation, and inspiration. Prison. The very word sends shivers of fear through the soul. A place of gloom and shadows, where freedom is taken, humanity is lost.
Almost Perfect
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 488,060. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Boxed set compilation of the heartwarming Regency/Georgian era Almost series... Love books set in the beautiful United Kingdom? Then immerse yourself in five full length Regency/Georgian era books from the heartwarming Almost Series - Almost Taken, Almost Guilty, Almost Silenced, Almost Forsaken, Almost Denied.
Bleeding Kansas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,780. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014 by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Quaker farm-boy James Deeter escapes west ahead of Union Army recruiters, "aiming to look manly aboard my Appaloosa horse, long hair flying free from under a wide-brimmed, rawhide sombrero, a couple of six-shooters on my hips and a plains rifle dangling from a brass-tacked saddle."
Butterfly Garden - A Sensual Amish Historical
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,370. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » General
Amishwoman Sara Lapp, all but shunned for studying with the English doctor to become a midwife, is shocked that, after months of waiting, her first call to tend a birth comes from self-appointed outcast Mad Adam Zuckerman. For his wife’s sake, Sara boldly tells Adam that he is killing Abby with so many babies so close, but Abby is already dead.
A Door Just Opened
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,020. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Thirteen-year-old Anna’s passionate dream is to go to high school, the first girl from her tiny farm community back in 1910 to do so. She is determined not to stay at home like her older sister, Mary Ellen, helping their mother and waiting to marry a local farmer. But there is no money to send her to River Heights, seven miles away, and anyway, her mother needs her.
Ishtah - The Prostitute's Daughter
Price: Free! Words: 65,480. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Daughter of the most illustrious prostitute in all Arrapha, young Ishtah must find a way to endure her mother’s fame. With the ceremony of the god Ashur beginning in a few short hours, will she risk the unknown in pursuit of happiness, or succumb to acceptance of a life lived in shadows and eternal shame? - FREE for a limited time - Online ratings and reviews welcomed -