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Elisabeth Samson, Forbidden Bride
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,360. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In 18th c. Dutch Suriname, an educated Free Negress, owner of rich coffee plantations, desires what her wealth cannot buy: legal marriage with her love, a white colonial officer. First she must overcome Dutch law forbidding mixed marriage, and the powerful forces of the government and white plantocracy who covet her property, call her whore and accuse her of treason. Based on a true story.
Saved By The Belles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,530. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Life is finally wonderful for Tuscaloosa’s Blake O’Hara Heart: a rekindled love affair with her high school sweetheart and a precious new baby on the way. But when she gets an unexpected call from Harry Heart, her soon to be ex-husband, Blake’s new sweet world is turned upside down. Harry vows his love – but soon Blake discovers he is running from a sex scandal—one that could ruin Harry.
Violet
Price: Free! Words: 53,040. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
From a rubber plantation in Colonial Malaya, boarding school in Singapore and a voyage on a Japanese freighter into wartime England, Violet's story is one of strength, courage and determination. Based on the life of Violet Constance Guy, it is an account of servitude, suffrage and strength of woman in the early 1900's.
Fort Lauderdale: The Delaplaine 2014 Long Weekend Guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,560. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Another of Delaplaine’s books offering a personal view on the best things to do, places to eat, shops to visit and attractions to focus on during a Long Weekend in FORT LAUDERDALE. LODGINGS - RESTAURANTS - ATTRACTIONS - SHOPPING “We visited Palm Beach last year using Delaplaine’s guide, so this year we tried Fort Lauderdale and had an even better time.” ---Simone S., Fairfield
With Sarah Beside Me (Borden Series Book 2)
Series: The Bordens, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,730. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Share the young lives of an early 19th century couple as they travel to Kentucky for a new life.
Carolina Calling (Borden series book 1)
Series: The Bordens, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,520. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
How would you like to have been an aristrocratic owner of a large tobacco plantation in the early 19th century? Maybe and maybe not. Trace the Borden family from Virginia down the Great Wagon Road to North Carolina. Share their fun times, their sad times, and their hardships as they struggle to prosper. If you like history, you will enjoy reading this family saga.
Murder by Syllabub
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 90,330. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013 by Camel Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 18th Century
The murderous ghost of a colonial gentleman is prowling the hallways of the old Smithwood plantation house in Virginia. When the “ghost” turns up dead on the dining room carpet, it is up to Ellen McKenzie and her Aunt Mary to identify the killer before their friend Elizabeth Smithwood is arrested. After all, it was a glass of Elizabeth’s creamy syllabub that killed him.
Timeless Fortune
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,620. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel
(5.00)
Paige Masterson’s life is turned upside down when she travels through time and ends up in 1823. Paige is taken in by wealthy owners and has no choice but to start making a life for herself. The Roberts are wonderful people, and Paige even falls in love, but if given the chance, will she return to the time she’s from, or choose to to stay in her new life?
Beautiful Song
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,670. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
What would you do if your favorite pastime took an unexpected turn into a world of riches, family secrets and deceit? Two worlds collide as American girls, Penny and Laine, in London for a half-marathon, stumble on a clue that unravels the world of young French aristocrat, Jacq Laurent. Follow them as they race through three countries to solve the Laurent family mystery. A Beautiful Song awaits…
It's ok to Leave the Plantation, fourth edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,020. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
(5.00)
If we do not tell then they will not know. If we do not lead them, they will not go. Instead of complaining about how the white man has us down, when are we going to stop whining and start progressing? We have accomplished a great deal in America since slavery and we should highlight them. Instead of whining, let's give our children hope by pointing out the endless possibilities.