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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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
When the Moon Tires of the Night: Chapter 1
Price: Free! Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Horror » Undead
This is the first chapter of the prequel to These Flowers Have a Taste for Blood. When the Moon Tires of the Night explains how elements of the prophecy from the first book came about, as well as introducing important characters in the Vampire Queen's saga. Look for When the Moon Tires of the Night for publication in Fall 2014.
Slavery, Smallholding and Tourism: Social Transformations in the British Virgin Islands
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,400. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Caribbean & West Indies / General, Nonfiction » History » Social history
Explores the political economy of development in the British Virgin Islands — from plantations, through the evolution of a smallholding economy, to the rise of tourism. The study argues that the demise of plantation economy in the BVI ushered in a century of imperial disinterest persisting until recently, when a new “monocrop” — tourism — is ascendant. Uses historical and anthropological analysis.
Enter Eternity
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,080. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014 by Writers AMuse Me. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
One minute, Jilly is racing to rescue a boy caught in an undertow. The next, she is confronted with many doors, all to her past lives. As she goes through each one, she learns more about herself, and about how intertwined our lives really are.
Where Honor Began
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Historical
How can unexpected visitors turn one’s world upside down? Honor Penworthy, a young Maryland lady, tries to keep faith with a friend amidst family turmoil. But the stakes rise higher when the war that seemed so faraway comes dangerously close to her and those she loves. What a difference three days can make in one life--leaving a legacy of conflict but with honor.