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Fiction » Historical » General
A Second Chance by Shayne Parkinson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 167,880. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » General(4.89 from 56 reviews)
Amy uses the second chance she had hardly dared dream of to make up for the wasted years. But a familiar face from long ago makes an unwelcome reappearance, threatening her new-found happiness. Payback has more than one meaning, and sometimes people get what they deserve. "A Second Chance" is the sequel to the three-volume work "Promises to Keep"
Flower of Iowa by Lance Ringel
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 238,070. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Historical » General(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Flower of Iowa takes place against the turbulent backdrop of 1918 France. During the final months of World War I, young American Tommy Flowers must navigate the challenges of life in the trenches and his unexpected attraction to British soldier David Pearson. "Accomplished, touching historical fiction" with "a remarkable amount of flavor and detail" and "a compelling love story" - Kirkus Reviews
Mary Russell's War by Laurie R. King
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,600. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
On a day in August 1914, the Great War begins in Europe, while across the world in San Francisco a young girl starts a journal. Mary Russell’s weekly entries follow the fighting in northern France and the Pacific, until trauma catches up with her, and sets her on a path that will lead her to Sherlock Holmes, and becoming "The Beekeeper’s Apprentice." With illustrations.
False Steps: The Space Race as It Might Have Been by Paul Drye
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 91,030. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General, Fiction » Historical » General
A popular history of the many spacecraft that might have taken us to space, but that fell short for one reason or another. Based on meticulous research from the best available sources, including those long kept secret in Russian archives. With more than two dozen images and diagrams of the space projects that never quite got off the ground.
The Orchardist's Secret by Ray Mathews
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,910. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » General
Orchardist, Sean Kerry, believes his fruits are 'gold' - until the Maidu Indian boys who help him with his harvests, promise him gold nuggets. Afraid he will start a gold rush if he displays the gold; Sean hides it. Before he can tell his family where the gold is hidden, he is killed by two white men bent on the rape of a Maidu Indian girl when he intervenes.
Kristin Hannah’s The Nightingale Summary & Review by Ant Hive Media
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » War
This is a Summary of Kristin Hannah’s bestselling book, The Nightingale, talks about the horrific effects of the Second World War in France. About the Author Ant Hive Media reads every chapter, extracts the understanding and leaves you with a new perspective and time to spare. We do the work so you can understand the book in minutes, not hours.
Suzanne's Peace by Verity Blethyn
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,960. Language: British English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
It's June 1918 and 15 year old Suzanne is waiting in exile for the war to finish and to return home to battle-scarred Ypres in Belgium. Join her in her journey through grief and dread towards discovery and hope, finding unexpected opportunities and characters amongst the chaos and destruction.
The Last Jew of Kabul by Jamie.B Ernstein
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,930. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
History, travel and love One mans life in one of the World's most beautiful and tragic countries on our planet. Based on a true story, on political manipulations and ideologies, on the quest for power and money and on a forbidden love that is tested by everything that life and death can throw at it.
On Grounds of Honor by Rebekah Colburn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,490. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Romance
On Maryland’s Eastern Shore, the division of the Civil War is an inescapable reality for many households. For the Turner brothers, it means choosing politics over blood. Although his younger brother goes south to join the Rebels, Jeremiah feels honor-bound to defend the Stars and Stripes even at the risk of meeting Charlie on the battlefield and facing a deeper conflict of loyalties.
In the Year of My Revolution by James Welsh
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 54,950. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Historical » General
It is December 1892, and a train carrying rival ranchers has become snowbound in Nebraska. If the blizzard doesn't kill the passengers on board the train, a mysterious killer will. As the body count rises and the tensions heat and the temperature drops, it is up to a vagrant and a reporter to find out the truth and save the West from another range war.
The Stasi File - Opera and Espionage: A Deadly Combination by Peter Bernhardt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 137,760. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » General
An American lawyer and his Italian lover from Berlin student days, now a budding opera diva, are drawn into an assassination plot by a Stasi General, desperate to prevent the collapse of the East German police state after the fall of the Berlin Wall.
Riders of the Tides by Fredrick Cooper
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,760. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Riders of the Tides is one lively and exciting adventure after another in two time periods – the 1850’s and present day. It is a wonderful tale blending historical events of the Oregon Territory, compassion for the plight of Native Americans during the time of Manifest Destiny, and a family saga.
Yeshua - Personal Memoir of the Missing Years of Jesus by Stan I.S. Law
Series: Historical Fiction, Book 1. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 79,040. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2010 by Inhousepress. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Historical » General(4.95 from 19 reviews)
Satia, the son of a wealthy caravan owner meets the 12-year-old Yeshua (Jesus) as the latter flees in rebellion from his Essene teachers. The two become fast friends and stay that way for the 18 years not covered in the Bible — the years between the finding of Jesus in the Temple and the beginning of his short ministry. "One of the most enjoyable reads I have had…" (H. Walford, Vancouver)
Patrick Tracy: Abandoned by Christopher Noble
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,080. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Book One - A historical adventure about the author's actual 5th great grandfather, Patrick Tracy, who was born in 1711 on a farm in Ireland. Orphaned at the age of ten after his parents died, Patrick went to live with his uncle. Wanting nothing to do with the boy, Uncle Robert sent his nephew on a one-way ticket aboard a cargo ship bound for Boston and told never to return. This is his story.
The Perfect Lady Worthe by Rose Gordon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,350. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by Parchment & Plume, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
The last thing Jane Cavanaugh would ever expect is to be married—she is an invalid, after all—but that doesn’t mean she can’t help with her sister’s husband hunt! (Even if it is with a wee bit of reluctance.) The last thing Gareth, Lord Worthe would ever want to do is to fall in love with his closest friend’s younger sister. But fate just might have something else in store for these two…
I tre cunicoli by gian paolo marcolongo
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 84,280. Language: Italian. Published: January 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Giacomo si reca in biblioteca per ricercare un documento su tre mitici cunicoli che collegavano il Castello Estense a Ferrara in tre posti della città. Per uno strano evento si ritrova proiettato indietro di quasi 500 anni e ringiovanito di quarant'anni. Assiste da protagonista alla vita della corte estense e alla relazione tra il duca Alfonso I e Laura Dianti.
Running by David Seller
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 25,030. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European(3.00 from 1 review)
Having witnessed incredible brutalities in the Lodz Ghetto, eighteen year old Saul Weinberg decides it is time to escape. But staying out and alive is proving very tricky as he faces constant threat with the locals and nature itself, and with every day bringing new challenges he soon finds himself wondering whether there is indeed anywhere for him to run...
Gettysburg 1913: The Complete Novel of the Great Reunion by Alan Simon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,970. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » General
July 1-3, 1863: The famed Battle of Gettysburg turns the tide of the Civil War, but not before 50,000 soldiers from both sides become casualties during those three terrible days. June 29-July 4, 1913: To commemorate the 50th anniversary of The Battle of Gettysburg, more than 50,000 aging Civil War Veterans converge on Gettysburg in an occasion of healing known as: The Great Reunion.
Two Adventures at the End of an Era by Cecilia Peartree
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,260. Language: British English. Published: September 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » General
This book is a sequel to 'Two Edwardian Adventures' and consists of two stories set in Edinburgh during the years just before the Great War. 'Adventure at the Palace of Varieties' and 'Adventure at the Zoological Park'.