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For as long as she could remember Rachel had been in a hospital with a mysterious illness. She befriends a new patient from the hospital and things take an unexpected turn. Rachel must now escape from the hospital. She has reasons to fear for her life. Her illness is a… Read More

Chapter 7

Book / Historical Fiction

August 14, 2020

Reads: 561

This is an idea I picked up from the book ''Heidi'' when the space people taught us how to trvel without a ship. Read More

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Arabella has resigned herself to the position of mother and wife, considering herself lucky to be in a much easier life than she had previously known. But there are clouds of war gathering from the North-West as King Ernulf, Prince Louis's half brother, begins to suspect him of eyeing the… Read More

Chapter 2

Book / Historical Fiction

August 07, 2020

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Who knew that an orchestrated marriage to an unpredictable woman would lead to an enduring love? By royal dictate, Lady Jacqueline, tempestuous Duchess of Wolvarden and tall, dark and dashingly handsome Prince Leopold of Mercia, are to be married, whether they want to or not. Although their first meeting is… Read More

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Jay G is sent to the Netherlands to work on a case. Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

June 26, 2020

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The baker's daughter had her way, and her way was to get me in her clutches. Read More

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Kobe, a girl who transmigrated in to a different world. Every human here speaks Chinese and wears ancient Chinese clothing. There are royalty, beast, cultivation, and many dangers. Read and see how Kobe saves the world from the unthinkable. ----- Enjoy my readers~ ???? Read More

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Donald decided to open this new Private school. (I will see where this story takes me). Read More

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Comments: 16

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Fed up with his dreary life in Japan, David is contemplating going back to the States when his friend John makes an absolutely crazy suggestion. [AUTHOR'S NOTE: I am absolutely amazed at the number of "reads" this book has gotten when it is clearly stated that it is "in progress".… Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

June 01, 2020

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Comments: 10

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Abraham Lincoln owes his stepmother, Sara Bush Lincoln, a favor or two: so — when he receives a letter from her asking that he act in the defense of a young man accused of murder in Kentucky — he undertakes the journey, only to find a trial much more complex,… Read More

Chapter 52

Book / Historical Fiction

May 24, 2020

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Comments: 51

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Casper (formerly known as "John Doe" or simply "the boy") didn't ask to come to Glenholm. Nobody asked him if he wanted to be here either. For better or for worse, he's stuck living under the same roof as Glenholm's own notorious witch man. Balor's not a bad guy actually.… Read More

Chapter 18

Book / Historical Fiction

May 17, 2020

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NOTE: Test story going full story. Title and cover temporary. Katherine is a spunky colonial girl who was orphaned. She was taken under the wing of Mrs. Marshall, the wife of a plantation owner. However, Mrs. Marshall's motives are anything but altruistic. As Katherine must dance between the intersecting webs… Read More

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LOUISA is fifteen and living a happy, contented life in Bermondsey, South London. The year is 1937 there is unrest in Europe and World War Two is looming. Join LOUISA, her lovable family and quirky friends for a decade in their lives as they encounter Strength, Love, Happiness, Sorrow, Deceit… Read More
A tale of far-flung desert adventure set in the distant Bronze Age Two great empires on the brink of war, one last hope for peace… 1294 BC: The fragile accord between the Hittite and Egyptian empires is crumbling. The ancient world braces itself for war on an unprecedented scale. Prince… Read More

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Pierre Berthier est un jeune homme sensible et lucide qui recherche vainement sa place dans la société. Read More
[Historical Fiction] Back in 1969, a local teenage male of Norfolk, Virginia free-wrote on his experiences in life while he was currently serving his time in the Unites States Army as an infantryman in Vietnam, during the civil war between the North and South of the divided Vietnamese country. Read More

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Escaped narrowly after the fall of Jerusalem . . . Pursued relentlessly by the Sanhedrin . . . Entrusted covertly with a mission more significant than he had imagined . . . From the prison colony on Patmos, the Apostle John entrusts Nicodemus with manuscripts for the Christian fellowships increasing… Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

March 23, 2020

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It didn't take much for Hope Krauss to fall in love with the local carpenter, but she wasn't expecting the life that she was accepting when she said 'I do'. Born in the upper class, it was bad enough that she had settled for someone below her class, but to… Read More

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Comments: 2

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A second lieutenant, only days from training back in the states is ordered, under fire, to assume command of a company of cast-off Marines, all out in the brutal bloody jungle because of the either the worst of luck or the most minor of offenses or infringement Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

February 20, 2020

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What would you do to win the heart of the one you love? Evangeline Langlois is a 31 year old vineyard manager, too beautiful to be a spinster, but too independent to be tamed. Set in the burgeoning California grape fields of 1893, this book was born from a photograph.… Read More

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London, England, 1821 When Lord Abraham Carnavan, and his wife, Lady Elizabeth Carnavan, leave their Mansion, their fifteen year old daughter, Francine, is a young Lady who tries to make herself known to the World. But there's one problem. She's a vampire. As a consequence, she struggles to find the… Read More

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A mother makes a deal that will cost her the life of her own son. No death, No execution, just forever labor. For the rest of his life, he will serve as a blade of one of the 7's, With a goal to eliminate the opposing clans to save the… Read More
Four sons. One throne. A world on the precipice. 1315 BC: Tensions soar between the great powers of the Late Bronze Age. The Hittites stand toe-to-toe with Egypt, Assyria and Mycenaean Ahhiyawa, and war seems inevitable. More, the fierce Kaskan tribes – age-old enemies of the Hittites – amass at… Read More

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What hope has one forgotten soldier of bringing an emperor to justice? Winter, 382 AD. The Gothic War is over. After years of bloodshed, the Eastern Roman Empire and the Goths have struck a deal for peace. Imperial heralds crow about the treaty as if it were a triumph. Feasts… Read More

Chapter 3

Book / Historical Fiction

January 25, 2020

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The Idea came to me, and I thought, Why not? Have a go. Clive was Always busy trying to help others to get well. He became very good at knowing what the body was all about. Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

January 05, 2020

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Twenty-eight year old Agustin Vasquez needs a cure for his sister Dora. The treacherous smallpox terrorizes the people of Spain, sending many to early deathbeds. When a young, cunning explorer offers him a chance to save his sister, there’s nothing Agustin wouldn’t do to accept. Will the young conquistador realize… Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

January 02, 2020

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The young king had his mother as Regent,but was still giving orders that weren't carried out. Read More

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The shipwreck of the Rover, an American merchant boat, in 1867 off the coast of Taiwan had changed the course of the island's history. Read More

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During the height of The American Civil War in the eighteen sixties, Anderson Grahame, seeks his own fortune during the reign of President Abraham Lincoln. As he does so, he meets Elizabeth Payton, a lowly servant girl from New York, who falls in love with him. The new historical novel… Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

December 04, 2019

Reads: 370

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a wwii pilot goes on a bombing mission in germany and for the first part it's smooth sailing until he's shot out of the sky by anti-aircraft guns and crashes. he survives the crash but is captured and turned into a weapon to change the course of the war. Read More

Chapter 2

Book / Historical Fiction

November 15, 2019

Reads: 409

Wyoming. A land far west. A land of hope and promise. Sixteen year-old Adelia Chorvald was on to a new life, wondrous surprises on the horizon. Until tragedy struck, leaving her with only two brothers and a rugged land of new dangers. Her future was gone, replaced by the bare… Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

October 22, 2019

Reads: 285

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1833 London, England. Mycroft, a young man in the 19th Century, recounts his story that is full of love, romance, and adventures. Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

October 16, 2019

Reads: 139

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The history of America is black history. It is cruel and bloody but also victorious and revolutionary. In a world where everyone wants a taste of the 'American Dream', two mixed-race men in the state of Kentucky walk opposite sides of the same path. One is abused and degraded by… Read More

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A novel of an archaeologist, a Muslim revolutionary, and a "Swedish shipping agent" in Cairo and Luxor 1938-45. Read More

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Reporter Eleanor Allen witnesses the horrors of the second World War, and journeys down a path she wished that she had never taken. Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

September 23, 2019

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Sarah Ellis is a 14-year-old girl with a sad past tying to find happiness Read More

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Jesus has given up His life to ransom the souls of men, but death could not hold Him. Risen again, He promises a power that will come over His people. Despite the joy that He is alive and interceding in the heavenlies on their behalf, heartache has ensued, wasn't the… Read More

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The heroic beginning of a young boy named, Mark. Sold to knighthood by his parents, Mark now must face his greatest steeping stone that would change his life forever. Read More

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New York, 1925. During The Roaring Twenties, nineteen year old Christine Anderson, a lady of wealth, recounts her story while she romances Hugh James, a twenty year old son of wealthy lawyers, in the city that never sleeps. Read More

Chapter 2

Book / Historical Fiction

September 03, 2019

Reads: 389

africa 1855 in the small town praia, lives a normal boy and his family. one day their town got invaded by the ¨cannibals¨. how might i know this family so well? because that was me and my family.these monsters did cruel and inhuman things, they beat us, barley feed us,… Read More