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Watch Your Back
Price: Free! Words: 92,860. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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Tallis dreamed of following in his father's footsteps and joined Herod's Army at the age of eighteen with dreams of becoming a Centurion like his father. Five years later, his father was dead, and the son found himself staring down at the bodies of his two dead soldiers. Moments later he would learn two others deserted their posts. Evil loves the night, and Tallis failed to do his job.
Warrior and King
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,130. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The rebellion of several nobles is afoot, and the king is preparing to use his son Prince Crispin to counter the threat. Most believe the deception that Crispin is a dandy prince with no substance. Crispin must go into a viper’s den to make his father’s plan work. In spite of initial success, Crispin is drawn further into conflict, intrigue, danger, and war. Follow Crispin's exciting adventure.
The Amber Conspiracy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 148,700. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Action
THE AMBER CONSPIRACY follows famed antiquities hunter Jack Monroe as he searches for the truth behind the murder of renowned Amber Room expert Urie Roskopf. Jack suspects that Roskopf's death is connected to the missing eighth wonder of the world, The Amber Room, it's his belief that the priceless treasure has ties to a sinister secret society, the Illuminati. A must read for conspiracy lovers!
The Satan Machine
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,940. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013 by Foremost Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » General
The attempted assassination of Pope John Paul II was like no other public attack in the extraordinarily violent twentieth century, but the event is still cloaked in mystery. THE SATAN MACHINE takes us down to street level to show how it all came about. And it isn't the way we thought at all.
Weight of the Crown
Series: PRINCESS KANDAKE Novels, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,480. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
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King Amani is at death's door and Princess Kandake must rule in his place. Prince Gadarat of Aksum believes Kandake should become his bride and presses the issue, but she wants no part of him or his plans. Kandake travels to Aksum and the Prince seeks revenge. Can Kandake get back to Nubia without marrying the Prince or starting a war?
The Open Arms of the Sea
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 93,090. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
A story of forbidden love in a forgotten war. It is 1965 and Deacon has escaped to the Army to lose himself in the war-ravaged Aden deserts. But under the scorch of the Yemeni sun there is no hiding from death, or love, or himself.
Arnald Haroldsson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 152,280. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
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In the year 534 A.D. Arnald stumbles blindly into a plot aimed at the ultimate overthrow of his cousin, Arthur, High King of the Celts. Arnald is the least favorite of Elaine’s children and the perfect patsy for the gruesome rape and murder of his older sister.
The Missionary Position: A Tale of Adventure on the South Seas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,890. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
It's the South Pacific of the 1930s, and the Japanese Empire is making its move. Jack Halloway, a tramp pilot by trade who flies where the money takes him, is hired to ferry a beautiful young woman and her brash escort deep into the wilds. Unknown to Jack, though, there's more to her story than she's saying, and what she's left out just might get him killed.
Alfred the Great; King's Revenge
Series: The Ambrose Chronicles, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,700. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
After seven years of hard-won peace, a Viking army lands in Wessex. With traitors within, and two Viking kings to his north, Alfred the Great nevertheless drives out the invaders, but antagonizes the powerful Viking king just across the Thames River. The West Saxons cross the Thames, take London, and prepare for the battle which will decide the fate of all Britain.
Falling From Grace
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,650. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012 by L.A. Tripp. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
The fates of the two women become increasingly entwined between 2011 and 1887. Evie cannot rest until she has saved Claire and proven her own innocence. Can Evie save her, or is Claire doomed to repeat Evie's tragic history?