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The Grand Tour
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,880. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
No one is worthy of love, but love makes them worthy . . . A Regency romance short story... When spinster Louisa Strickland is thrown on the mercy of the world by her ne'er-do-well brother, she takes up a position as companion for 15-year-old Sophia Havenden on a grand tour of the Continent. She plans to focus on her work, but Sophia's handsome and secretive widower father captures her attention
Abbie
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,870. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
In his first year of teaching at a small upstate New York college, Frankie DeFrancisco meets beautiful math professor Maisie Montcalm. One of her best friends happens to be Barry Freed. Except that's not his real name. His real name is Abbie Hoffman.
The Woman with the Diamond Heart
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,950. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American
Discover the side of Jamaica you've never seen before... The son of a white plantation owner befriends a slave girl, an ex-slave struggles with the challenges of emancipation, a poor girl from the country has to fight off the sexual advances of her employer, ... This is the fascinating story of the woman with the diamond heart - Jamaica, land of love.
It's All Chaos: Tales of the Young, the Old, and the Middle Aged
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,150. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Aaron's authentic vision of the post WWII's sterile era sparkles. To paraphrase Orson Welles's tribute to James Cagney's screen performance: Nothing in Aaron's fiction is real, but everything is true.
The Second Mate's Cup of Tea
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
(SHORT STORY: HISTORICAL) Queen Victoria's seventy-first birthday. An Englishman far from home and homesick. All he wanted was a cup of English tea. Served properly. On clean china. On clean table linen. In the small port of Garibaldi, Oregon, in the dining room of the town's finest hotel what he got was something annoyingly different.
Covenant Deception
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,050. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When a bishop is killed inside the Vatican by someone after an ancient artifact, an absent-minded professor and his archaeologist friend get swept up in the search for the killer and artifact - but nothing is as it appears. History can always come back to haunt - even thousands of years later... and so it begins.
The Sea King
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,730. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013 and represented by BookEnds Literary. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Princess Isabel of Norsex owes Kol Thorleksson her life, but since the day he came to her rescue she has been taught to hate the barbarian. When the dark Norseman returns two years later to force her brother from his throne, she finds herself torn between her sworn allegiance and her traitorous heart.
Machine of God (A Steampunk Fantasy Novel)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,110. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Average Amazon Customer Reviews—5 Stars! A young Leonardo da Vinci accepts a challenge from King Louie the 11th of France to build a trade vehicle capable of traveling the quickest and most direct route from Naples to Paris--a machine not only capable of traversing land, sea, and air, but also able to withstand assault from marauding armies, evil sorcerers, and nature’s fury.
Farewell, My Denmark
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,350. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Romance
A failed engagement and the last minute defiance by her sister has Catherine Erichsen questioning everything she once believed. As Catherine, her parents, and hundreds of Mormon converts leave their homes and almost everything they hold dear, they immigrate to America on a journey filled with trials, sacrifice, and danger. Inspired by the true accounts of immigrants aboard the John J. Boyd.
A Picture is Worth 1000 Words
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Price: Free! Words: 13,540. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
One image and twelve unique stories from the Tunbridge Wells Writers. Who is the man walking past the Peroni advertisement? What relationship does he have to the two old men? What sinister business are they discussing? And where did that dog come from? Enjoy these twelve stories about a seemingly insignificant moment captured in Italy, preserved and misunderstood thereafter.