Books tagged: historical action adventure

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Oskar's Garden
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 117,170. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Deliver the ashes. Collect a fortune...It seems simple enough. Ex-con Marek Zemple must deliver the cremated remains of Oskar Potacki to a village deep inside 1939 Poland. In return, he will inherit a fortune. For Marek, this is an opportunity to start over and forget a past which torments him, but he discovers that Oskar's last request is anything but simple....
DISCOVERY - The Richest Acre On Earth
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 50,780. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Some Confederate soldiers captured in the Civil War were told: go to prison, or go out west. Pomp Dennis and Washington Baker went west, steaming up the Missouri River to Montana Territory. Forming a partnership with three others, their discovery in a small creek was named Confederate Gulch, and led to the richest acre on earth.
Iron Dogs and Caesar's Ruby
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 194,910. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Do you like Dirk Pitt's adventures? Then you'll like Michael Kirkland as he takes on a new client with a secret to hide, one that threatens to expose decades of deception – brought on by one of Joseph Stalin’s most cunning ploys in the early days of the Great Patriotic War. An unimaginable fortune in Romanov treasure could be at stake, and Kirkland and his client aren’t the only ones in the hunt!
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.
Wolf's Blood (The Misgivings of the Vampire Lucius Lafayette)
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Series: The Vampire Lucius Lafayette, Book 11. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Wolf's Blood is #9 in The Misgivings of the Vampire Lucius Lafayette series. After an aborted attempt at almost assassinating one of the most powerful werewolves (Adolf Hitler) that Earth has known, Lucius almost kills his son for the two attempts that Cage has taken against Lucius' life.
In the Rattle of the Shaman’s Bones
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Series: A Tribal Song – Tales of the Koriba, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,360. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A curse is sharper than a flint blade - Africa, 43,000 years BC - the dawn of human culture. To save his tribe and his father, poisoned and dying, the hunter Temfe must learn the ways of the shaman, walk the vision-worlds and defeat a killer who wields malign power. A prehistoric adventure for adults and young adults alike. Book two of the series “A Tribal Song - Tales of the Koriba.”
The Helpers: An International Tale of Espionage and Corruption
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 170,170. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
American Journalist Jenny Osborne finds herself on the run, caught in a web of intrigue and assassinations when she obtains shocking information about a deadly underground organization in the Congo. They will stop at nothing to silence her. Her only hope is Lance Lemmand, a veteran French Intelligence Officer in Congo, and his handsome sidekick Pierre-Jean Philippe. But can reach find her in time?
Nightmare Along the River Nile: A Story of Twentieth Century Slavery
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 138,900. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
When Edgar is on his way home to his mother after finishing high school exams, his bus is stopped by the rebels of the Lord’s Resistance Army. Along with other passengers, most of whom are students, Edgar is abducted. Things take a turn for the worse when, instead of being forced to become a soldier, he is sold into slavery. His friends find out and embark on a difficult mission to rescue him.
The Dry
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,540. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
In 1895 between the freedom of slaves and the implementation of child labor laws, children were being used as "slaves" in the coal mining industry in America. This is a story about a newspaper man who goes in search of missing mine children and his son who goes in search of him when he goes missing. What Elliot Sweeney finds is a fantastical world rules by giant insects.
The Arm of God
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,130. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A Novel Set in the Days of Samson - Israelite warrior Eri ben Helek prays for a Deliverer, a champion to throw off the oppressive yoke of the Philistine empire. God sends him a lusty, undisciplined boy named Samson who thrusts the tiny village of Zorah into an epic underdog battle for their very existence.