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Broken Pieces: A Short Story by Tracy Higley
Price: Free! Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Christian » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
Natalee restores museum pieces, but she's not sure there's much hope for her own shattered life. Until one Christmas Eve, when she meets a stranger with a broken past of his own...
The Innkeepers by Russ Durbin
Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Christian » Historical(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Abigail and Simon are innkeepers in the tiny town of Bethlehem. They are expecting an important guest who has rented all their rooms. But Simon wants to allow a couple of young travelers to stay because the girl is pregnant. Abigail won't hear of it, but Simon finds a way.
Me & Joan (of Arc) by Karen Sunde
Price: Free! Words: 17,640. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Suicidal stand-up comic Lili meets Joan of Arc; and, playing her side-kick, makes war on "the Fathers of the Church" exploring sexuality, love, guilt, faith, and the place of women. Though almost Banned In Philadelphia, a Catholic priest cheered: “a very authentic interpretation of St. Joan of Arc…renders more clearly than [Shaw or Anouilh] her religious faith…relates Joan to modern feminism.
Christmas Legends by Heather Hydrick
Price: Free! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
This book holds Christmas stories and legends from all through the years. Stories of birth, happiness, and tears. These stories we will treasure forever and always. As for all of you, Happy Holidays!
I Jonah, The Darkness by Don Hatfield
Price: Free! Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Run away from God. Get swallowed by a whale. Preach the Gospel to those you hate. Sleep under a gourd. Go with Jonah down the path to darkness, sink with him into the depth of darkness, know the darkness of the heart and finally see light in the darkness. Travel with Jonah on his dark journey to Nineveh. Be warned for what you find hiding there in Jonah's darkness you may find hiding in you own.
Names by Francis W. Porretto
Price: Free! Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
A Christmas gift to my readers and colleagues here at Smashwords. May the joy of His Nativity illuminate your Christmas season and be yours throughout the coming New Year.
Ruth - Jehovah Shammah, (The Lord is There) by Don Hatfield
Price: Free! Words: 10,430. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Jehovah Shammah, the Lord is There. Ever wonder if that was true? Discouraged by crushing circumstances Naomi and Ruth travel back to the land of Judah. They have lost everything in Moab, the land of the descendants of Lot. Watch their lives as El-Olam, the Everlasting God guides them by His sovereign grace in this miraculous story.
God's Due Respect by Sandy Zabel
Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012 by Two His Glory Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Nahath and Jalam, two young soldiers in the Philistine army, learn through experence that the God of the Israelites expects respect. They watch as their High Priests and Commanding Officers try to handle the Israelites Ark of the Covenant. Based on I Samuel 4 from the Bible
A Light Shines: Biblical Stories for Children - Volume One by Alice Busch
Series: A Light Shines: Biblical Stories for Children. Price: Free! Words: 12,900. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Historical
Fictional stories for children and adults in relation to Biblical events. They are written from the viewpoint of imaginary children, as they might have lived in and around the times of the various biblical people and stories.
Ruth's Sacrifice for Loyalty by Sandy Zabel
Price: Free! Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012 by Two His Glory Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the account of the experiences of Ruth and Naomi from the Bible book of Ruth. It tells the conversations that might have taken place when Ruth is trying to decide to go with her Mother-in-law or stay with her own family.
I, Abraham by Edwin Walhout
You set the price! Words: 12,330. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Religion, Fiction » Christian » Historical
What would old Abraham tell us if he could talk to us today from his tent in southern Canaan? What would he say about sacrificing his son Isaac? about Sodom and his fickle nephew Lot? about Lot’s wife turning to a pillar of salt? about his wife Sarah taken into Pharaoh’s harem? Read here, in first-person style, what Hebrew Patriarch Abraham has to say about his life’s adventures.
A Time to Say Goodbye: Alternate First Chapter Michael's Perspective by J.M. Downey
Price: Free! Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
This is an alternative first chapter. Not the whole novel. This first chapter is told through Michael's point of view. A Time to Say Goodbye. Christian Historical Romance Cotton plantation daughter, May Lynn Whitley sees nothing wrong with owning others. After all how would they fend for themselves if it wasn't for gracious people like her family? But a handsome young preacher’s probing words a
The Gonkers 3: The Apostles by Mary Pearson
Price: Free! Words: 13,700. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Christian » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
Travel back in time with the Gonkers as they visit Jesus and the Apostles. This is a book for young Catholic kids, or for anybody that would like to learn a little bit about Jesus through a light humored historical adventure seen through the eyes of children. It creates an excellent opportunity to share the faith with our little ones.
The Secret Touch of Mary Kincaid by Sarah Jae Foster
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,550. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014 by River Valley Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Romance
The talent God gave her makes her an outcast. Mary Kincaid has a gift, a healing touch. Once a street urchin, Mary was rescued by the kindly Liang, who taught her the ancient art of massage. She believes her ability to ease pain is more than a physical treatment—it’s a ministry. But folks in town see it as scandalous and act as though coming into contact with Mary might tarnish them.
Crimson by Evelyn Olorunfemi
Price: Free! Words: 19,560. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » General
An Ancient Adventure… When Leon begins to have dreams pointing him to the obscure and despondent land of Mordelan, he is reluctant to accept it. But when he discovers the answers to his questions, he does what no man has done in the last forty years. He picks up and journeys to Mordelan to save them from their worst enemy – themselves.
A Demon's Diary - Book I by Wesley E. King
Series: A Demon's Diary, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 12,110. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Satan and his deputy Death are at each other’s throats over the leadership of the evil kingdom. For a long time Death has been feeling that the devil used a sleight of hand to take over the leadership since the Book of Revelation says he will be the last enemy to be destroyed.
Hadarah's Story by Susan Thomas
Price: Free! Words: 12,190. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Hadarah, as a young Jewish girl, cannot understand her father's insistence that she learn the Scriptures. But, when the Assyrians invade her city, murder her family, and make her a concubine to an evil man, she is faced with a choice. Will she forsake her faith as, she believes, her God has forsaken her? Or, will God find a way to preserve a remnant of faith even among such a wicked people?
Tempting Jesus by Brent King
Price: Free! Words: 14,490. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Inspirational
This book portrays the battle Jesus fought each day on earth. It paints a picture of his tortured steps, a blueprint of the journey that each one of us must take back to God’s will. How do we win this war against our souls? Only a closer look at Jesus can show us how, a closer look explored within these pages.
Sharon Ann by Tony Alan Grayson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,600. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Sharon Ann is a short story to introduce a main character of A Voice from New Mill Creek: The Methodists, an historical fiction novel that is available online today. She was a teenager who grew up in England during the rise of the Methodist religion. Circumstances caused her to be among the first group of Methodist colonists to arrive in Norfolk Towne, of the colony of Virginia in 1737.
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