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The Frozen Maze
Price: Free! Words: 10,850. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
There isn't just one path through the maze. Will she find her own?
Underneath the Killing Tree
Price: $3.35 USD. Words: 100,160. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Underneath the Killing Tree is a bone-chilling read which spirals between 1920 and the present day. Detective Inspector Andy Bliss and his team must unravel a mystery which has its roots embedded firmly in the past, while Mary Loxley tries frantically to piece together why her sister, Emlyn Quinn, was murdered and uncover the conspiracy whose web Emlyn had become inextricably entangled in.
A Good Man And A Brave Man
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 30,670. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Cecil Packer was a farm labourer, a factory worker, a shepherd and a devoted family man from Wiltshire who like so many others was sent to France to fight for his country in the First World War, and never returned. Alan Gaunt, set about researching Cecil's humble life and finally established the tragic circumstances of his death at the age of 31.
The All Nations Team
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,980. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The All Nations Team tells the story of the first fully integrated, "post-racial" baseball team, very loosely based on an actual team that played in the years before World War I. Haunted by the ghost of their white, former head coach, George must hold the All Nations together, or he'll miss his chance to reunite with his estranged family. If he doesn't score this final run, he loses everything.
Killing Mister Wilson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Alternative history
Every time traveler wants to kill Hitler. Only one actually stopped him.
A Lucidez
Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Apesar de inspirado na vida de Maria Adelaide Coelho Cunha, este conto não tem a pretensão de ser um relato biográfico. Trata-se de pura ficção aplicada a um episódio conhecido de uma tentativa de emancipação por uma mulher de meios durante a I República.
Southern Cross Rising
Series: Southern Skyes. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016 by thewordverve inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » General
In this the fifth book of the Southern Skyes series, the era is ripe for historic battles, during a time spanning the Boer Wars, Australian federation, women’s suffrage, and World War I. Among those warriors for progress are members of the Skye and McCabe families, not just on the battlefield, but in their homes and communities as well.
The Major and Miner
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,010. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Major and Miner is the thought-provoking story of Mathew, a young miner's son who enlists in WW1 in the final year of the war. We follow him through the horrors of battle and watch as he tries to build a better life for himself with the help of his mentor, Peter Church, his commanding officer in the war.
It Was Their War Too: Canadian Women in World War I
Price: Free! Words: 29,210. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
The years of World War I, 1914-1918, were years of change for Canada. Canada made a place for itself in world affairs, and the country found its stride. Women in Canada too found their stride, making significant contributions to Canada’s war efforts, and becoming fully engaged in the social, economic, political and cultural life of the country.
Rare Breed: A Chinese Jewish Quest
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 99,810. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
We, as readers, even as historians, too often assume that the Jewish experience unfolded only in the Middle East and in Europe and North America. In this we are missing an entire page of Jewish history. The time has come that we look to the East, to fill in this missing page, to publish the memoirs and diaries and history that tell of the experience of the Jewish people in the eastern world.