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Rating: 5.00 / 5
7 reviews

Heart of Bangladesh (Human Tragedy Book 2)

by KaiKazi Dark Stories

Heart of Bangladesh is the second book in the Human Tragedies Series, which is a series of ten standalone tragedies each focusing on a unique Human Tragedy by Canadian author, musician, and filmmaker; Kai Kazi. Heart of Bangladesh takes you back to 1971, when the Bengali people of East Pakistan gained independence from Pakistan and became a sovereign country known today as Bangladesh. The book covers the first three months of the war where an estimated 200,000 women were raped, tortured and killed during the war.In Heart of Bangladesh; in the midst of the Bangladeshi liberation war few fared well. The soldiers, the flames and the utter desolation overcame many, but some fought back. In the middle of the chaos Maryam seeks her brother, Mamun, while Archer, an US ambassador, watches the cit...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Literary Fiction, Historical Fiction, Asian, Historical
Size: 129 pages
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Rating: 4.10 / 5
7 reviews

The Old Balmain House (Old Balmain House - Second Edition Book 1)

by Graham Wilson

Sophie vanished - where did she go? For 100 years nobody knows.A photo of 8 year old Sophie and an antique perfume bottle are found in the fireplace of an old house. The story of a Balmain family over 170 years. Finally they uncover what happened.Set around beautiful Sydney Harbour this is a story of this place and its people, an imagined history from early Australia to the present dayWho was Sophie and what happened to her? On buying an old weatherboard house in Balmain, Sydney, we discover her photo, dated 1900-1908, long hidden, along with a small perfume bottle in an old fireplace. Then we discover that Sophie disappeared with a childhood friend in 1908 and was never seem again, leaving a trail of sadness through generations of her family. This book tracks the journey of the discovery ...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Historical Fiction, World Literature, Australian & Oceanian
Size: 168 pages
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Rating: 5.00 / 5
2 reviews

The Sixth Crusade (The Crusades Book 3)

by Mark Butler

Europe - The Dark Ages. The church is bankrupt, the Fifth Crusade a colossal failure. When King Frederick, the Holy Roman Emperor, embarks on the Sixth Crusade, Leonardo di Spie, a spy, thief and killer, is entrusted with keeping him alive against insurmountable odds.

In a sweeping historical saga that races from war-torn Europe to Egypt, Leonardo quickly discovers that the line between honor and treachery shifts like the desert sands, and the road to Jerusalem is steeped in danger, betrayal and blood.
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Genre: History, Europe, World, Literature & Fiction, Genre Fiction, Historical Fiction, War, Nonfiction
Size: 120 pages
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Rating: 5.00 / 5
6 reviews

Las Vegas Turnaround

by Kurt Johnson

In Kurt Johnson’s debut novel, Las Vegas Turnaround, readers are catapulted into the underbelly of 1980s Las Vegas. It’s a world where not even the bright lights of the Strip can drive out the darkness that accompanies the whirlwind of drugs, prostitution, and violence. The latter finally gets the better of Claire, a street-smart escort who misjudges a customer once and pays for it dearly. After she’s brutally raped and beaten, she wants out. She tries hard to build a calm, mainstream life, but it soon becomes clear that’s an impossibility in this town. Her meathead brother-in-law, Wood, shows up on her doorstep with a shaky story about her sister skipping town. Wood dumps his special-needs stepson on Claire and slinks back to the city, where he’s been secretly running a casino s...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Historical Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Thrillers
Size: 217 pages
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Rating: 5.00 / 5
5 reviews

Be Still the Water

by Karen Emilson

Set in 1906 along the unspoiled shores of Lake Manitoba, Be Still the Water brings us into the fold of the Gudmundsson Family—immigrants determined to begin life anew in the Icelandic farming and fishing community of Siglunes. At the heart of the novel is dutiful Asta, the middle daughter who lives in the shadow of her siblings—fiery Signy, headstrong Leifur and sweet, naive Freyja. When Freyja goes missing, Asta embarks on a quest to bring her sister home. She tells the family’s story some seventy years later, while on her deathbed, finally discovering the truth of what happened on those fateful days that set the course for her life and the lives of everyone she loved.Loosely inspired by area events, this is an emotional, slow-burning story of family love and sacrifice, of secrets r...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Literary Fiction, Genre Fiction, Sagas, Historical Fiction, Norse & Icelandic, Historical
Size: 554 pages
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Rating: 4.10 / 5
15 reviews

A Violet and Two Gentlemen

by Petronela Ungureanu

Young Violet Bunton is in great need of a respectable position that would help her pay for her father's medical bills. Fate finally smiles upon her, when, one morning, she finds an ad in the Domestic section of the Bloomsbury Chronicle. "Wanted a young woman with superior education, active disposition and lady-like manners, to work as a housekeeper in the house of a gentleman recently widowed. Salary 30 pounds per annum. First class reference required". Will Violet get the job?And if she does, will she manage to be a good housekeeper in Lord Wilton's mysterious manor?Discover Violet's adventures and accompany her in an extraordinary turn of events that will eventually change her life forever. ...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Classics, Historical Fiction, Romance, Historical Romance, Historical
Size: 230 pages
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Rating: 4.50 / 5
4 reviews

Clara's Bible

by D.M. Denovi

Leaving Atlanta, Georgia was best for all of us. Mama wasn't "black" and Daddy wasn't "white"; and I guess that left me somewhere in the middle. The year was 1976 and I couldn't wait to hit the road with Mama. Getting out of that shallow-minded town was the cure that we all needed. Daddy was already in California nesting our new home.

As the old bitty, our mule of a vehicle, pulled out of the driveway for the last time, I breathed in the air of freedom. I never imagined the chain of events that would alter my life forever.

Abducted, probed and confined to a rotting shack on a large plantation, I learned what freedom, and the lack thereof, meant. Finding strength to hold my adolescent tongue, enduring the savage behavior of my abductors, and reading Clara's Bible, ...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Contemporary Fiction, Historical Fiction, United States, African American, Women's Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
Size: 192 pages
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Rating: 5.00 / 5
2 reviews

Made for Maddie - Book 1: STEAMY REGENCY ROMANCE (The Dirty Bird Series)

by Cinders, S

Made for MaddieHe thought he had it all… Christian Elijah Billingsworth, The Earl of Saxton, felt his life was over when he was tasked with assisting his father’s ward, the lovely Lady Maddie, in her first season. So he made it his mission to find her a husband and be finished with the entire affair, figuring soon he could be back to whoring, gambling and drinking with the boys. After all, how hard could it be to foist off one small girl on some unsuspecting idiot? But Lady Maddie now is not quite the Maddie he remembered from his past.Lady Maddie would have been quite content to stay living in the country... indefinitely. But when she comes to town taking all of London by storm, Saxton is not thrilled, to say the least. Maddie is downright shocked. In a fascinating turn of events, sh...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Historical Fiction, Romance, Historical Romance
Size: 202 pages
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Rating: 5.00 / 5
1 review

Fatherland

by Karen Schur-Narula

Prussian aristocrat Lili von Rittersburg zu Mertz-Tärnekow has put three ideals on a pedestal: her father, her music, and Adolf Hitler. One of them is about to fall from favor. Twelve years in the writing, FATHERLAND dares to portray the Third Reich from an unusual and disturbing perspective. Yet Lili’s journey through its pernicious landscape raises questions that are relevant to everyone, in every age. Hitler is a guest at a dinner party in Lili’s family home in Berlin when he hears her perform on the harpsichord. Impressed by her prodigious talent, he declares it Lili’s life duty to share her musical gift with the fatherland. She takes him to heart. But when Hitler is elected as head of state in 1933, Lili’s farsighted father moves the family to New York. She is f...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Literary Fiction, Historical Fiction, German, Historical
Size: 610 pages
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Rating: 4.00 / 5
1 review

King Richard III: The Death of a Dynasty (Part 1)

by Mark Wilson

‘King Richard III’ and ‘The Wars Of The Roses’: an exciting reader-friendly version for non-historians...!
If you want to understand exactly why England’s two most powerful families almost annihilated one another in the 'Wars of the Roses', then this book will ‘lift the veil’ for you.

But, be warned, this is NOT a normal boring old history book.

It’s a fresh re-telling of English history’s greatest story, written in a reader-friendly style called ‘Docudrama’.

WHAT IS ‘DOCUDRAMA’?
It’s a brand new exciting way of presenting ‘history’ to readers who love thrilling true-to-life stories by highlighting and showcasing the real people who made history happen.

Docudrama combines history with drama usi...

Genre: History, Europe, World, Literature & Fiction, Genre Fiction, Historical Fiction, Nonfiction, Biographical
Size: 296 pages
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Rating: 4.00 / 5
1 review

Reckless Hearts

by Holly Newman

Zachariah Connelly regretted his contract to captain Dwayne Marley’s Santa Fe trading caravan without complete authority to say who would be part of the company. Unfortunately, Marley had hired the crew before he'd hired Zach. They were a mix of mountain men, greenhorns and fortune hunters.Savannah Pemberton planned to escape the match-making schemes of her step-father by joining her brother in Santa Fe. But Zachariah Connelly turned down her request to travel with the trading caravan. Determined and undaunted, Savanah trailed a day behind the caravan until they were too far down the trail to escort her back to civilization.Suddenly Zachariah Connelly didn’t know who was more dangerous: his volatile crew or the willful beauty whose presence threatened his command and his heart....

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Historical Fiction, Romance, Westerns
Size: 230 pages
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Rating: 3.90 / 5
16 reviews

Connie (The Daughters of Allamont Hall Book 3)

by Mary Kingswood

A traditional Regency romance, drawing room rather than bedroom.Connie’s older sisters have managed to find husbands, but now it’s her turn and she is not sure she wants to marry at all. Having only just escaped her late father’s restrictive regime, she’s reluctant to surrender her freedom to another man just yet. If only she could find one who would fall so adoringly in love that he would do anything for her.The Marquess of Carrbridge has been taken in by ambitious young ladies before, and he’s not about to fall for any more trickery to ensnare him. Nor will he be pushed into marriage by his hectoring grandmother. From now on, he’s determined to take charge of his future and do things his own way. But not every young lady is dazzled by his title, and sometimes the best of plan...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Historical Fiction, Romance, Historical Romance, Inspirational, Romantic Comedy, Regency
Size: 231 pages
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Rating: 3.50 / 5
2 reviews

The Earl and the Secret Baby

by Faith Crawford

An Earl without an heir, a beautiful beggar and a secret baby. Scandals and love in a battle for the future...Earl Benjamin Paget has an undesirable reputation – that of a man who will never marry. He has been through season after season and has not yet settled on a bride. Under his rule, the territory of Windingham has thrived. Unfortunately, none of the women have been able to capture his heart.The well-respected Ruth Paget, his aunt and the only remaining living elder in his lineage, is pressuring him to settle down and provide an heir before she, too, passes away. Benjamin meets the fine Lady Beatrice Loxley, who is, at first, a prime contender for the position of bride to the Earl.Before anything can be settled upon, Ben goes in search of his missing sister, Agatha, who is known to ...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Historical Fiction, Romance, Historical Romance, Inspirational, Romantic Comedy
Size: 299 pages
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Rating: 3.00 / 5
2 reviews

Taming the Rake

by Faith Crawford

This man can so easily destroy me.Timothy Blackwood has always been the kind of man who gets what he wants. He asks once, and then takes it by force if he has been denied it. He is a soul that cannot be tamed. Living according to the mundane wishes of his powerful family is something he would never do. With each passing whim, he proves that he cannot be forced or shamed into anything. But none of his little misdemeanors satisfies him. He craves a focal point on which to concentrate his energy. The object of his desire becomes a maid, a woman he has no right to love. And, despite his good looks and family money, she does not dance to his tune as easily as everyone else does. Timothy, true to form, pursues this forbidden love, burning the bridges between himself and the people he loves alo...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Historical Fiction, Romance, Historical Romance, Inspirational, Romantic Comedy
Size: 514 pages
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Historical Romance: Tammy (Mail Order Moms Book 4)

by Ella Foster

Clean Inspirational Love Story+ A precious baby = Western Mail Order Bride Romance at its finest! Ann Young is a trusting young woman. She has been too trusting for too long. Wed to an abusive alcoholic angry man has not made her simple life easy. Now that she has had not one but two children when Chris didn’t want even one, she is left vulnerable. Chris takes advantage of that, stealing away in the night with one of the twins, vowing revenge on his wife. Ann wakes up the next morning to a nightmare. Not only is her baby girl gone, she fears her husband will return and steal the second one away from her, as well. She must flee, to save her own life and that of her remaining baby son. With the help of her mid-wife, she boards a train to California, where she will meet and marry Luke Water...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Historical Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Christianity, Religious & Inspirational Fiction, Religious, Romance, Christian, Inspirational
Size: 488 pages
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The Cattle Express: A Tale of Wall Street and Siberia

by Tom Crosshill

In this stunning international bestseller, award-winning author Tom Crosshill takes a hard look at the human cost of Wall Street through the eyes of a man whose family survived the brutal Soviet occupation of the Baltic states in the forties. Twenty-one year old Peter Ostberg has two dreams: Make piles of money on Wall Street and publish the comic he is writing in his spare time about his grandmother’s tragic exile to Siberia during World War 2. When he is chosen for a position at storied Wall Street firm Arnis Brothers, his first dream comes true.When Peter’s Wall Street dream turns into a nightmare, he finds that his comic isn’t so much his dream as his refuge. Siberia and Wall Street. For Peter the two become linked in important and moving ways. The Cattle Express outlines P...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Literary Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical
Size: 369 pages
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Historical Romance: Molly (Mail Order Moms book 3)

by Ella Foster

Clean Inspirational Love Story + A precious baby = Western Mail Order Bride Romance at its finest! Molly First has always felt unwanted. At 20, she was sold to a stranger by her father to settle a gambling debt. Six years later, after years of abuse at the hands of her husband, she is left widowed and frightened when he is murdered in cold blood by two men seeking their own payment of a debt long owed. Molly has nowhere to turn and no one to run to. Her new adventure begins when she sees a baby, abandoned by his parent on the church steps in town. She takes the baby as her own, not knowing if she will ever be capable of having her own after the abuse she has suffered. Now with a tiny baby in tow, she sets out to find her way in the world, answering an ad for a bride to come to the West an...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Historical Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Christianity, Religious & Inspirational Fiction, Religious, Romance, Christian, Inspirational
Size: 490 pages
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The Rancher’s Brave Bride

by Faith Crawford

An orphan travels West to meet a lonely widower and his child. Will they find each other’s heart in this new wild world?Theresa Doe never knew her parents. Abandoned on the day she was born, all she has ever known is life in the orphanage with the Sisters of Holy Mercy. For seventeen years she’s lived with hunger and cold, her faith the only thing to sustain her. But now a lonely widower out west has put out a call for a wife and Theresa has been chosen to go to him.Henry Forth is a restrained and taciturn rancher in the Colorado Territories. He has struggled to build his ranch into a success and is in need of a woman to be his wife, the lady of his house, and a mother to his three-year-old child. Theresa now must travel from her home in Pennsylvania to the wild west of the Colorado Te...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Historical Fiction, Romance, Westerns, Inspirational, Romantic Comedy
Size: 316 pages
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Victorian Romance: The Duke & The Duchesse - Romance History, Regency Romance Short Stories of Historical Romance...

by Lady Aingealicia

The Engagement Victoria could not remember a day that she had not already been promised to a man who lived thousands of miles away. She had tried to avoid this day her whole life. She had begged, pleaded and finally threatened to go into a convent rather than marry a man she did not know and did not want to know. Even with the whole estate around her with life, she did not share the same sentiment. As the days got closer to her wedding day, she went to extreme lengths to avoid this preplanned life that had been mapped out by her parents. Even to the point of escaping at any cost, only to be caught in the end. This is a romantic collection of short stories Tags: Duke Romance, Victorian Romance, historical romance, historical, Victorian, Nobility, Royalty...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Historical Fiction, United States, Religion & Spirituality, Christianity, Religious & Inspirational Fiction, Romance, Historical Romance, Christian, Holidays, Inspirational, Military, Romantic Comedy, Sports, Regency, Australian & Oceanian, British, French, German, Irish, Scottish
Size: 243 pages
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Rating: 4.20 / 5
68 reviews

Darcy's Ultimatum: A Pride & Prejudice Variation (The Cousins Book 1)

by Jennifer Joy

The first in a sweet romance series inspired by Jane Austen’s Pride & Prejudice. When Fitzwilliam Darcy’s arranged life falls to pieces, his father, Mr. George Darcy, gives him an ultimatum: Marry by the end of the London Season or risk disinheritance. Can Darcy cast aside society’s frigid attitude toward marriage and find true love? Or will his desire to honor his deceased mother’s memory hold him back?Elizabeth Bennet faces the greatest challenge of her life: Find a husband by the end of the London Season or be forced to marry the heir apparent of her family home, Mr. Collins. A romantic at heart, will Elizabeth find a gentleman to meet her high expectations? After a disastrous meeting, Darcy and Elizabeth determine not to like each other.But, the London Season has only begun…...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Classics, Historical Fiction, World Literature, British, Romance, Historical Romance, Historical
Size: 264 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 24 February 2017 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 3.90 / 5
23 reviews

The Legend of King Arthur: The Captivating Story of King Arthur

by Stephen Klein

The Legend of King Arthur
There is a lot that has been said about King Arthur in the Arthurian Legends. Many people have read or heard about him either as a real person or as a legendary figure. King Arthur is still a great mythic figure of English literature. He was a great warrior, ruler and military leader who united Britain in the medieval period. However, it is King Arthur as a legendary figure that has mostly captured the imagination and attention of readers. What cannot be denied is the influence the Legend of King Arthur has on literature, music, art and society.
The Legend has been portrayed in movies, novels and art, but the reader will get all that in this book. This is a captivating story about King Arthur, the Sword in the Stone, the Knights of the Round Table, Me...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Historical Fiction, Mythology & Folk Tales, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Fantasy, Teen & Young Adult
Size: 111 pages
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Rating: 3.50 / 5
3 reviews

Helena's Choice: A Novel

by Patty Apostolides

It is the summer of 1837 when Helena Cadfield graduates from the Parisian boarding school and returns to Cadfield House, in Oxford, England. There, she receives the unfortunate news that her father passed away in Greece while excavating treasures on her late mother's property. Without funds, she cannot travel to Greece to take care of the property, and thus is employed as a governess with the Stirling family in hopes of traveling to Greece. Her plan comes to fruition when Mr. Stirling procures a permanent position with the Greek government, and the family and Helena travel to Greece. She glimpses the ravages of the revolution, through the poverty of the people and the demolished buildings, but is whisked away to the Stirling house in Athens, where she spends her time as a governess to Mis...

Genre: Children's eBooks, Literature & Fiction, Fairy Tales, Folk Tales & Myths, Literary Fiction, Historical Fiction, Mythology & Folk Tales, Religion & Spirituality, Christianity, Religious & Inspirational Fiction, Religious, Romance, Historical Romance, Christian, Inspirational, Growing Up & Facts of Life, Regency, German, Historical, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
Size: 355 pages
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THE MYSTERIOUS BALLOON MAN (THE SHADOW OF ALI BEY Book 1)

by Albert Salvadó

As the 18th century ends and the 19th century begins, changes abound all over Europe. Absolute monarchy is coming to an end, England and Spain struggle for supremacy in the Atlantic and the Mediterranean, and France is in conflict with all its neighbours. Meanwhile, on the other side of the ocean, a new power is starting to emerge: the United States of America.In the midst of all these changes, Alfred Gordon, a civil servant employed by the British secret service, makes a discovery that will totally revolutionise global espionage. He realises that the nobility, the traditional spies, are in decline. He turns to the burgeoning middle class instead. Gordon suggests to the Prime Minister, William Pitt the Younger, that they should employ Thomas Headking, a young Englishman living in Spain who...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Historical Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Thrillers
Size: 256 pages
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Rating: 4.80 / 5
9 reviews

The Syrian's Story

by Zahara Schara

Amir and his family are among the 3 million Syrian refugees stuck in a situation beyond their control. Amir wants his very young daughter to know the truth about the Syria he knew and the reason they fled, so despite being mocked for it he begins to write his story. After a strange sequence of events this personal account of life before and during the war becomes a worldwide phenomenon climbing the bestseller charts. As such the world wants to know, is it a true story and more importantly what happened to Amir and his family. Jacqueline, a journalist from the United States, sets out to find one refugee among millions. What she finds causes her to rethink what she thought she knew about Syria and especially people in general....

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Genre Fiction, Historical Fiction, Political
Size: 226 pages
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Rating: 3.50 / 5
8 reviews

Warrior Woman: A Christian Novel

by Summer Lee

Four thousand years ago, as the Israelites drove the Canaanites from the Promised Land, they met more than human resistance. They encountered evil giants which had been born from the unholy unions of fallen angels and human women.

In WARRIOR WOMAN, acclaimed Christian author Summer Lee unfurls a standalone adventure romance that expands Biblical history into a fantasy of epic proportions. Achsah, a young woman, is assigned the divine mission of saving her people from the most evil giant of all.

When the adventure begins, Achsah is chosen as official lookout for all of Israel. Her job is to alert her father, a military chief, when she sees the enemy coming. Between hunting for giants, visions from God, and saving people, Achsah is romantically pursued by two soldi...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Historical Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Christianity, Religious & Inspirational Fiction, Religious, Romance, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Historical Romance, Fantasy, Teen & Young Adult, Christian, Inspirational
Size: 268 pages
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Little Lost Girl (Old Balmain House Book 1)

by Graham Wilson

A little girl vanished 100 years ago. Her name was Sophie. Where did she go?An old house in Balmain. A portrait and perfume bottle hidden in a chimney.Unknown and untouched, while a century passed, their memory slowly fading. Glimpses of an eight year old girl and her school friend, missing, never found. The grief of those left behind, those who searched, those who yearned.So begins a journey to discover an Australian family, five generations, from 1840 to today. Buried in their past is the story of a long lost girl and the pain her vanishing left behind. Fragments slowly emerge from within the walls, stories of those who built and lived in this place.Her identity is revealed but her disappearance remains a mysteryA chance discovery gives a vital clue.Set around beautiful Sydney Harbour, t...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Genre Fiction, Historical Fiction, Family Life
Size: 165 pages
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Rating: 4.00 / 5
4 reviews

Kingsman's Wood

by Len Seaver

Harold Covington is the wealthy and proud master of Kingsmans Wood, a fifteen-hundred acre plantation in the fertile red hills of antebellum Florida. How and why Harold became wealthy are secrets that he ruthlessly guards at the expense of all else.To all things there is a cost, and the cost to maintain these secrets has driven Harolds wife, Mariah, to madness. Now these secrets are forcing his illegitimate son, Jessup, to question his own memories and pushing his grown daughter, Elizabeth, to find the truth in order to save them all.But as the Civil War escalates and their lives unravel, Elizabeth and Jessup must first overcome their fear of the consequences. The more Elizabeth and Jessup discover, the more they learn that there will be a cost to lift the curse of Kingsmans Wood.
...

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Historical Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
Size: 357 pages
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Rating: 3.20 / 5
3 reviews

A Sixties Book: Spiderwort

by Damon Galeassi

An Amishman, a Viet Nam Veteran, and a tripped-out hippie join the workforce at Three Mile Island Nuclear Plant. Between the rage of Hurricane Agnes and a dose of LSD, the nuclear nemesis is unveiled. "Bold and dramatic. A book that should have been written."-Crow magazine
When Steve Dombrowsky graduates from Penn State in 1969 amongst the chaos of the anti-war protests and the military draft lottery, he unwittingly finds himself on the hippie side. Likewise, Muldoon Gibbs, a Viet Nam veteran, wounded both spiritually and physically, is 'turned on' to L.S.D. by Steve. The two young men eventually find themselves on the workforce at Three Mile Island nuclear plant in central Pennsylvania. Everything is 'sycodelic' for awhile, until Hurricane Agnes floods Three Mile Island, placing it...

Genre: Children's eBooks, Literature & Fiction, Genre Fiction, Historical Fiction, Horror, Religion & Spirituality, New Age, Teen & Young Adult, Metaphysical
Size: 206 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 24 February 2017 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 3.40 / 5
148 reviews

Undesirable - Book Two: The Oregon Trail Series

by Laura Stapleton and Julie Mason

Marie Warren worked to make the best of a journey west with her husband and his sister. Going from living on a plantation to walking along their wagon, she enjoyed making friends and planning her life in the Oregon Territory. Her life begins to change when the wrong man steps into her room at the right time.

Samuel Granville is guiding a group to Oregon Territory in an effort to forget a broken heart. When he's asked by Marie's husband to retrieve her, Sam sees Marie in a saloon dress and can't shake his desire for her. Leading them west, Sam learns Charles Warren's shameful secret and why the man finds his wife so undesirable....

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Literary Fiction, Historical Fiction, Romance, Westerns, Historical
Size: 281 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 23 February 2017 onward PDT/PST 

Rating: 4.50 / 5
105 reviews

The Day is a White Tablet

by Jill Fletcher Pelaez

In this gripping Southern saga, America is in the final days of the Civil War, the bloodiest conflict ever waged on her soil. Tench Traymore, a free black teen, has been following his older white cousin, Lance Traymore, as his cook. The two young men grew up together and are inseparable as they fight under the command of General Pickett. But when Lance dies in battle, Tench is left alone. With a few of his cousin’s possessions — a horse called Night, his boots, and his journals—Tench travels home to Georgia. Discovering the Traymores have moved to Florida, he heads south in search of them. On this treacherous journey and encountering those who would stop him, Tench gains courage as he faces this changed world on his own....

Genre: Literature & Fiction, Literary Fiction, Historical Fiction, United States, African American, Historical, African
Size: Unknown
Free eBook download for Kindle from 23 February 2017 onward PDT/PST 

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