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White Pine: My Year as a Lumberjack and River Rat
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,750. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
After Sevy Anderson's father breaks his leg in a sawmill accident, the fourteen-year-old must take his place with the rough and tumble lumberjacks and river rats who harvest the white pine forests of Wisconsin. The men of the Northwoods live hard and on the edge, and Sevy must prove his courage and his worth in the company of legends. Will he become the man he so longs to be?
Jade Claws
Series: Infinite Horizons, Book 11. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The village held Madoka captive. It had been so enough that Hoshiko had grown to a near-adult. The waiting ended as Hoshiko's uncle decided rape was a marriage proposal. Madoka abandoned humanity to teach him his error and discovered Hoshiko's true self. Jade Claws is a tale of dragons, discovering that the mistakes of the past do not have to be transmitted on to the future set in ancient Japan.
What the Duke Wants
Series: Greenford Waters Legacy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,930. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014 by Blue Tulip Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Historical » General
What the duke wants…. Is not three young ladies for wards. Nor is the responsibility for finding them a governess. Thankfully that is delegated to his housekeeper, who he might add is blind as a bat. That really could be the only excuse she has for hiring Carlotta. Because Carlotta is far too beautiful to be a governess.
Lessons in Love and Life - A Short Story
Series: The Oregon, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,060. Language: American English. Published: February 12, 2014 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Historical » USA
Amy Hamilton finally has everything she ever wanted when Rika, the woman she loves, moves to the ranch. But years of having to hide her feelings leave her insecure, and her fears get the better of her. Convinced that Rika is growing bored with ranch life, Amy comes up with a daring plan.
The Only Reason for the London Season
Price: Free! Words: 17,900. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency
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Sometimes love needs a little push in the right direction. Or a good and proper shove.
The Dingo Cave
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,790. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014 by Eugenius Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Two young girls. One black. One white. An unlikely friendship blossoms against the backdrop of war and prejudice in the Australian outback. The Dingo Cave becomes their magic place away from a cruel and barren world - a place where cultures hold hands and learn from one another in surprising and beautiful ways. A moving and dramatic tale that teaches that ‘friendship is a masterpiece of nature’ i
Goblins & Vikings in America: Episode 2
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,570. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Five hundred years before Columbus, the Vikings discovered North America. That much is known. What they found there was not -- until now. This is the epic saga of a Viking's quest to find his son, one that will take him and his companions to the very edges of the known world, and beyond: to a land of exotic civilizations, ancient mystery, and unprecedented danger.
The Courtship of Ebenezer Scrooge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,660. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014 by Clean Reads. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Ebenezer Scrooge changed for the better after three Christmas ghosts impacted his life and heart. His miserly ways vanished as he gained happiness and his family ties with nephew Fred have improved. There’s something missing, however, and when Ebenezer meets Widow Abigail Collins, he realizes what he lacks. He sets out to court Abigail, object marriage!
The Book of Poetry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: American English. Published: February 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Epic, Nonfiction » History » American
Because it needed to be done, Sheldon Blair took it upon himself to write, probably the most iconic, black historical poem ever written. In more than 150 rhyming verses, he in chronological order lists the events, along with the main characters throughout history the struggle and strife of the black man from the slave ship to the White House.
Kitty McKenzie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,320. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Set in York England 1864 Kitty McKenzie is the story of this young woman's struggle to keep her young family together and thriving in the dusky streets of England. Will she survive against adversity and rise from the ashes of despair to regain the life she once had?