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Book: The Day to Eternity by Joanne Monte
A sweeping story filled with scenes of love, war, and great personal sacrifice, The Day to Eternity follows three characters who struggle to find their place and one another against tremendous odds. Set in the early 1950s against the backdrop of chaotic, war-torn Korea and an enchanting but fragile postwar Japan, the reader is taken deep into the lives of characters whose responses to present [...]
 
Book: Under the Silk Hibiscus by Alice J. Wisler
During World War Two, fifteen-year-old Nathan and his family are sent to Heart Mountain, an internment camp in Wyoming for Japanese-Americans. Nathan's one desire, along with hoping that the beautiful singer Lucy will notice him, is to protect the family's gold pocket watch, a family heirloom brought over from Japan. His attempts are noble, but the watch is stolen. Nathan's actions to get the [...]
 
Book: Beyond the Sand Creek Bridge by Scott Wyatt
1882. Northern Pacific Railroad Camp, Idaho Territory. The body of Sheriff Roger Langston is found beneath the Sand Creek Bridge. Chinese railroad worker Wong Hok-Ling is charged with murder days after the unexpected arrival of his fiancee, Mei-Yin, who has escaped her unscrupulous father and stowed away aboard a ship bound for America. Jason McQuade, the territory's newest lawyer, must defend [...]
 
Book: Ethnic Jewellery and Adornment by Truus and Joost Daalder
The care with which this book has been prepared is simply astonishing. Its history began when Truus and Joost Daalder acquired their first examples of non-European ethnic body adornment around 1980, four years after their arrival in Adelaide. Creating this magnificent publication has involved much travel and research, and a passionate author Truus Daalder, a collector born into a collectors [...]
 
Book: The Ocean of Mrs. Nagai - Stories by Sharbari Z. Ahmed
A collection of short stories set in places as different as Bangladesh, Ethiopia and Hell's Kitchen that tell about love, displacement and the agonies of childhood. *** Sharbari Zohra Ahmed received an MA in creative writing from New York University. Her fiction has appeared in The Gettysburg Review, Caravan Magazine, Catamaran, and the Asian Pacific American Journal. Her short fiction was [...]
 
Book: Love in the Rain by Adam Mann
By a sheer stroke of bad luck Henry gets caught in a tropical storm whilst he's swimming in the sea. He sensibly gets out of the water and finds shelter in a beach house, and a few moments later is joined by an equally sodden rain drenched lady. Felicity is cold and wet and she has nothing dry to wear so she asks Henry to hold her so that they can both benefit from their body warmth until the [...]
 
Book: Disconnect - Book One of the Divided Worlds Trilogy by Imran Siddiq
Dirtying fingernails in sewers is fast approaching worthlessness for Zachary, a 16-year old Underworld scavenger. When footage of an Overworld girl, Rosa, is discovered, his intrigue heightens at why she expresses sadness with a lavish lifestyle. In meeting Rosa, Zachary is scorned by her opinion of the deprived. She pities him and provides a means for them to communicate. With time, friendship [...]
 
Book: The Asian Imperative by Dr. Kenneth Lewis Andrus
The fragile peace in the Spratly Islands is shattered when rogue elements of the Chinese Navy seize a Filipino fishing vessel. This seemingly insignificant event sweeps US President Randall Stuart and Navy SEAL Mike Rohrbaugh into the vortex of an escalating regional crisis driven by the quest for billions of barrels of crude oil hidden beneath the waters of the South China Sea. Stuart must [...]
 
Book: Love in the Air by Adam Mann
Two passengers find some common ground on a flight to Taipei. Charlie meets Sue-ling on trans-Pacific flight to Taipei after delays due to bad weather, and then further delays mean a long stop-over in the transit area at the airport. Charlie decides to stay at the Airport Hotel where he can get a shower and rest a bit, and is helped by Sue-ling who joins him as she too is delayed by the weather. [...]
 
Book: The Master and the Maid (Heaven's Ponds) by Laura Libricz
She's lost her work, her home and her freedom. Now, harboring a mysterious newborn, she could lose her life. In 17th Century Germany on the brink of the Thirty Years War, 24-year-old Katarina is traded to the patrician Sebald Tucher by her fiance Willi Prutt in order to pay his debts. En route to her forced relocation to the Tucher country estate, Katarina is met by a crazed archer, [...]
 
Book: Saved and SAINTified by Tiana Laveen
The Saint series books goes in the following order: 1. The Naughty Sins of a Saint - 2. When Saint Goes Marching In - 3. Saved and SAINTified - 4. Saint's Sacrament - Sins of the Father - 5. Saint and Sinners - The King Angel Child of New York - 6. Cruz Control - featured in the paperback, "The Company"anthology. It is a spin-off story of a character that is introduced inthe 5th book, named Cruz. [...]
 
Book: The Naughty Sins of a Saint by Tiana Laveen
The Saint series books goes in the following order: 1. The Naughty Sins of a Saint - 2. When Saint Goes Marching In - 3. Saved and SAINTified - 4. Saint's Sacrament - Sins of the Father - 5. Saint and Sinners - The King Angel Child of New York - 6. Cruz Control - featured in the paperback, "The Company" anthology. It is a spin-off story of a character that is introduced in the 5th book, named [...]
 
Book: When Saint Goes Marching In by Tiana Laveen
The Saint series books goes in the following order: 1. The Naughty Sins of a Saint - 2. When Saint Goes Marching In - 3. Saved and SAINTified - 4. Saint's Sacrament - Sins of the Father - 5. Saint and Sinners - The King Angel Child of New York - 6. Cruz Control - featured in the paperback, "The Company"anthology. It is a spin-off story of a character that is introduced inthe 5th book, named Cruz. [...]
 
Book: THREE ASIAN LOVE STORIES by Adam Mann
THREE ASIAN LOVE STORIES - A Box Set which includes the following novels: Love in the Air: Two passengers find some common ground on a flight to Taipei. Charlie meets Sue-ling on trans-Pacific flight to Taipei after flight delays due to bad weather, and then further delays mean a long stop-over in the transit area at the airport. Charlie decides to stay at the Airport Hotel where he can get a [...]
 
Book: Bittersweet by p.d.r. lindsay
Bryce Ackerman returns home from a business trip to Vienna expecting to marry his beloved Aimee. But she is pregnant. This is 1872 and Bryce is a Victorian gentleman who doesn't believe in sex before marriage. Aimee is distraught. So-called officers and gentlemen, on leave, visitors to her home, have been making a game of rape. They have been running a competition to see which regiment's junior [...]
 
Book: WEIRD & WONDERFUL ASIAN STORIES by Adam Mann
After working and living for over fifty years in Africa and Asia Adam Mann has put together some interesting stories about life. Here are sixteen tales, but watch out four are a bit naughty and really for adults only. The stories range from about 1970 in the North of Nigeria, to life in the Swat valley and poppy fields in the Indus basin. The author now lives peacefully in a rural town in East [...]
 
Book: The Blood Upon the Rose by Tim Vicary
Who does she love best? A British secret agent, or an IRA Volunteer? Ireland in 1919 is seething with violence, tension and divided loyalties - and so is the heart of the beautiful, wilful heiress Catherine O'Connell-Gort. For Catherine, by heritage, is a glittering symbol of British rule and oppression - yet by inclination she is a traitor to her class. A fervent supporter of Sinn Fein, she is [...]
 
Book: Dead In The Water (Rider Bradbury Book 2) by James W. Brown
Rider Bradbury is back. This time he is on the hunt for a serial killer known as the Water Demon. Bradbury will need all his skills as a cop and martial artist, to carry him through this ordeal. The Water Demon believes water is power and he will use this as the resting place for his victims. Bradbury bends the laws in order to try and capture this devious and dangerous killer. Follow Rider [...]
 
Book: Fantasy Firsts by Wendy Scott
FANTASY FIRSTS - Featuring Book 1 of three different fantasy series by prolific author Wendy Scott. Ferrasium, Book 1, The Windflowers Trilogy. Murder, mystery, and magic in a land reminiscent of Ancient Egypt. For centuries, guided by the Destiny's Oracle, the Bera-Bera tribes have guarded the secret of the windflowers. The High Priest Seraphis covets Pharaoh's throne and his minions scour the [...]
 
Book: Spirited Away - A Novel of the Stolen Irish by Maggie Plummer
In May 1653, young Frederica (Freddy) O'Brennan and her sister Aileen trust a stranger on an empty beach in western Ireland, inadvertently placing themselves in the crosshairs of Cromwell's notorious Reign of Terror. Freddy awakens in the crammed hold of a slave ship bound for Barbados. She and Aileen endure the gruesome voyage only to be wrenched apart when purchased at auction by sugar [...]
 
Book: A Time for Everything by Mysti Parker
**Winner - 2016 Imadjinn Award for Best Romance!** After losing her husband and only child to the ravages of the Civil War, twenty-five-year-old Portia McAllister is drowning in grief. When she sees an ad for a live-in tutor in another town, she leaves everything behind in hopes of making a fresh start. But as a Confederate widow in a Union household, she is met with resentment from her new [...]
 
Book: The Sorrow Stone by J. A. McLachlan
Winner of the Royal Palm Literary Award for Historical Fiction. What if you could pay someone to take away your sorrow? In the middle ages people believed a mother mourning her child could "sell her sorrow" by selling a nail from her child's coffin to a traveling peddler. Lady Celeste is overwhelmed with grief when her son dies. Desperate for relief, she begs a passing peddler to buy her sorrow. [...]
 
Book: The Briton and the Dane by Mary Ann Bernal
King Alfred the Great has thwarted the Viking threat against his kingdom of Wessex. Signing a treaty with the formidable Danish King Guthrum, he succeeds in pushing the heathen army back to the rolling fens of East Anglia. An uneasy peace holds sway: The King establishes a standing army under Lord Richard, who takes command of the citadel at Wareham. Richard and his army are accompanied by his [...]
 
Book: Secrets in the Sand (The Lost Pharaoh Chronicles Book 2) by Lauren Lee Merewether
1335 B.C. Egypt is failing. Allies are leaving. War is inevitable. The power struggle for the throne should have ended long ago, yet it rages onward, shrouded in conspiracy and murder. Pharaoh Akhenaten's plan to regain power from the priesthood of Amun is done, but his religious zeal has stripped the economy and the people's morale. Whisperings of rebellion fill the streets as enemies close in [...]
 
Book: The Briton and the Dane - Birthright by Mary Ann Bernal
Two years have passed since Alfred the Great successfully defeated Guthrum, King of the Vikings. The fair land of England is at peace. That is, until the harmony is threatened by Guthrum's angry, vengeful, illegitimate son, Rigr, who is hell-bent on usurping his father's throne. Rigr demands his Birthright - an acknowledgement that he is the sole heir to the Danelaw, but his father refuses his [...]
 
Book: Sword of Peace by Louisa M Bauman
Where can a person go to be safe? Anna thinks she will be safe by adhering to the Catholic Church, but is this an option after learning some disturbing truths about the church? Her friends have joined the Anabaptists, but the Court of Holland is hunting for them because they are heretics, and heretic women are drowned or buried alive. Their sympathizers are shown no mercy either, forcing Anna to [...]
 
Book: Six Historical Tales Vol. 2 by Rayne Hall
-- Please note: This book is also available on special offer as part of a 2-book Kindle bundle myBook.to/Hist Six historical short stories by Rayne Hall. Terre Vert and Payne's Grey (1850) Captive (Ancient Greece) The Smell of Pancakes (1920) Arete (Ancient Greece) Ten Sixty-Six (1066) Prophetess (Ancient Greece) Most of these short stories have been previously published in magazines, ezines, [...]
 
Book: The Tailor's Daughter - A Novel by Janice Graham
From the New York Times bestselling author of "Firebird" comes a richly detailed historical drama full of good Gothic romance, suspense and smartly dressed people. As the daughter of a prosperous tailor in 1860's London, Veda Grenfell has grown up accustomed to elegance and style. When a fever leaves her deaf at the age of sixteen, she turns for solace to the familiar world of her father's [...]
 
Book: Circle of Time by Debra Shiveley Welch
When 21-year-old Bridget Littleton decides to borrow her father's yacht and sail off of the tip of Florida toward Bermuda, she discovers that the legends about the Bermuda Triangle are true. After seeing a face in the ocean waves, her next memory is of spinning water and blackness. She awakens in the town of Bristol England in the year 1532. Rumors of her beauty reach the court, and soon Bridget, [...]
 
Book: Her Grace in Disgrace (The Widows of Woburn Place) by Claudia Harbaugh
Her Grace in Disgrace: a Traditional Regency Romance in Kindle and paperback formats. Reginald Aiken, Duke of Warwick is dead and his young widow is not grieving...until the will is read. Isobel Kennilworth Aiken, Duchess of Warwick spent 6 years of her young life in a loveless marriage. Now, at the age of 24, Isobel is a widow. As Isobel awaits the reading of her late husband's last will and [...]
 
Book: A Wicked Deception by Margaret Tanner
A young woman undertakes a perilous journey from the Australian goldfields to the Yorkshire moors. In 1854, the Australian goldfields swirl with the heated danger and betrayal of the Eureka Stockade rebellion. At the center of this maelstrom is Melanie O'Dea, a woman with a price on her head and the authorities on her heels. Melanie accepts aid from a neighbor, The Honorable Michael Guilford, but [...]
 
Book: Echoes in the Mist by Karen Batshaw
On a fateful, night, an infinite echo from another time whispers to two strangers. Julia, an American arriving in Piraeus, is thrilled to fulfill her lifelong dream of excavating on the Acropolis though her enthusiasm is tempered by the loss of her father, a noted authority on classical Greek pottery, during the voyage. Meanwhile, on the dock, Stephano is informed by a man in the shadows that the [...]
 
Book: Tiger House - The First Chronicle of Jairus Tanner (The Chronicles of Jairus Tanner Book 1) by Wendy Scott
Betrayed. Kidnapped. Mistaken for a warrior; Jairus must survive the Emperor's Games. Disposed. Ostracized. Tekagi seeks vengeance and power. Farm boy versus sorceress. An empire hinges on the outcome. Thousands compete for the dragon banner, but in the end there can only be one winner. The adjudicator thumped the scepter into the ground three times. "By the fates, the war dragons will not return [...]
 
Book: Six Historical Tales Vol. 1 by Rayne Hall
-- Please note: This book is also available on special offer as part of a 2-book Kindle bundle myBook.to/Hist Six short stories for different historical periods: Greetings From Jerusalem (Ancient Rome) Scruples (Middle Ages) The Holed Stone (England 1900) The Black Boar (Middle Ages) Beltane (Ancient Britain) Queen of Ithaka (Ancient Greece) Please note: some of these stories have been published [...]
 
Book: Shadowed in Silk by Christine Lindsay
She was invisible to those who should have loved her. After the Great War, Abby Fraser returns to India with her small son, where her husband is stationed with the British army. She has longed to go home to the land of glittering palaces and veiled women . . . but Nick has become a cruel stranger. It will take more than her American pluck to survive. Major Geoff Richards, broken over the loss of [...]
 


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