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Fiction » Historical » General
Transfer Day by Sophie Schiller
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 135,040. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
In 1916, during the height of the Great War, Abigail Maduro, a Caribbean Sephardic girl, arrives in St. Thomas, an island in the Danish West Indies to live with her spinster aunt and household of eccentric servants, and becomes embroiled in a German takeover plot when she befriends a German U-boat deserter who is later blackmailed into committing espionage and murder.
Death Overflows - Ian Watson & Andy West by Ian Watson
Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 73,610. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012 by Palabaristas Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » General
The American agent has two masters and an alternate agenda. He isolates Abigail and Paul at a compound in Nebraska while plague begins to ravage a world unaware of their discoveries – until surprise rescue frees them to further risk their lives for deliverance. Can Abigail´s knowledge save several billion people from a ghastly death? For back in the 12th century, the Syrian doctor has succeeded.
To A Far Country by Marina Oliver
Series: Highland Tales, Book 3 · 18th & 19th Century, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,970. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Evicted from their Highland croft, Jamie and Flora Lennox, with their baby daughter and other families of the township, go to Nova Scotia to start a new life. The leaving of the glen is heart-rending, and soon more disasters strike, on the voyage and as they move westwards to find suitable land. Can they survive in this new, raw country? Will they find happiness in their new lives?
The Only Living Man With A Hole In His Head by Lauren Hammond
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,190. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
One man. One Tamping Iron. One medical marvel. Based on a true story, “The Only Living Man With A Hole in His Head” tells the tale of railroad foreman Phineas Gage.
The Only Blue Door by Joan Fallon
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 128,170. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
September 1940 - Maggie and her young siblings are living in the East End of London with their mother, who goes into hospital to have a baby, leaving them with a neighbour. In a bombing raid their home is destroyed and the neighbour is killed. The children wander the streets until they are taken in by some nuns. But their problems are not over - they are sent as child migrants to Australia.
A Dockyard Matey by RMJ Poulton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 221,310. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
World War Two is over. In its path, it leaves a Britain that is vastly changed; in six years of fighting, the world has moved on, and it's up to those left behind to catch up once more. Families live in hardship, struggling to learn new trades and still eke out a living in a country of rations and rebuilding.
Juanita of Downieville Book One Hyter by Richard Brothers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,820. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
100% of profits go to Wounded Warrior Project. This is historical fiction about the life and death of Josefa Loaiza, AKA Juanita of Downieville, the only known woman to ever be hanged in the state of California. After stabbing Fredrick Cannon to death a jury, assembled in the town saloon, found her guilty five hours later, and before nightfall she was lynched from a bridge on July 5, 1851.
A World within A World by Suzanne Steinberg
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 190,920. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
This is a fictional biography, which goes deep into the mind of Carl Jung, one of the founding fathers of psychology. It goes into his motivations, and what makes all of us human. Carl Jung turned his mind into a juggle of perceptions, expecting every human being to hunt for the kill, in hopes of finding the line between individuality and choice.
Осъзнаване (Български роман) / Osaznavane (Bulgarian novel) by Rositsa Tancheva
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 64,670. Language: Bulgarian. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
„...С дебютния си роман „Осъзнаване” Росица Танчева отправя дръзко предизвикателство ... тя ни поднася произведение, което предизвиква както патриотична гордост, така и тревожни мисли за съдбата на нашето поколение. Убеден съм, че този исторически роман ще намери своята благодарна читателска аудитория и ще заеме достойно място сред хубавите български художествени творби.“ ГЕОРГИ ЦАНКОВ
Vietnam: A Distant Memory by Paco Jones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,160. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » General
This is my story. It is written as historical fiction. More than forty years later, Vietnam is a distant memory. For those of us who served there, it is lived every day. We left Vietnam but Vietnam did not leave us. Historical Fiction view of a combat veteran telling some of the story. There is much more to tell, I just can't bring myself to write it. Ride along and feel the tension. It was life.
Southerly Breeze by Faun Pischerke
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 121,460. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Ancient history, modern crimes of the mighty and powerful, twists and turns, unknown country with mysterious ways. All this at the end of Communism as we know it, in a country with 7000 years history, deeply slumbering behind the Iron Curtain, where the clocks have frozen in time. Evildoers receive their punishment from even more evil characters for reasons that have nothing to do with justice.
The Vintner's Letters by Peter McAra
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,240. Language: Australian English. Published: July 14, 2013 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » General
Maurice George O'Shea, legendary winemaker, was also a man of passion. His romance with Marcia Fuller, his enduring sweetheart, was a many-faceted and, like other great loves in history, it was not without huge obstacles. Not the least was Maurice's other great love – his passion for making fine wines.
Burma And The Jade Tree by Robin Meakins
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 137,980. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The author is a retired university professor who worked most of his life abroad. He has published four scientific books, forty scientific articles and six novels. All of his books are based on places he has lived so the background is accurate as are the historical details. During this time he witnessed the corruption among both leaders and diplomats while seeing the horrors of violence and war.
Adiós Yugoslavia by César Pintado
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 100,760. Language: Spanish. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » General
Un espía serbio, un oficial francés caído en desgracia, un régimen que se desmorona, dos guerras y una revolución son algunos de los ingredientes de Adiós Yugoslavia. Este thriller nos lleva desde la masacre de Srebrenica hasta el juicio de Milosevic pasando por la guerra de Kósovo con una trama ágil en la que se entreveran la Historia y la ficción.
Captive Angel by Virginia Aird
Price: $4.89 USD. Words: 66,810. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Experience the joys and tribulations of beautiful,innocent Catherine Simmons as she weaves her way across the primitive tapestry of 1780s Louisiana. Embrace her shining victory as she captures a love that every woman only dreams of: pure ecstasy!
The Summons by David Whish-Wilson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,970. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A subtle and powerful morality tale in the vein of Bernhard Schlink's The Reader. Originally published by Random House Australia in 2006, The Summons received glowing reviews in all the major Australian newspapers and journals.
The Song of the Goldencocks by Margaret Donnelly
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,130. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino, Fiction » Historical » General
"After the end of World War II, high-ranking Nazi officials escaped Europe with the help of Argentina's Juan Domingo Peron in order to avoid the Nuremberg trials. While carting loot they stole from Holocaust victims, the officials spread their ruthless military tactics among Latin American paramilitary units, resulting in hundreds of thousands of kidnappings and deaths over the years.
The Irish Boer by Brian Ross
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 156,640. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(3.00 from 1 review)
Arthur O'Driscoll is the older brother of Frances who nursed British troops during the Boer War. This is the companion book to An Irish Nurse in Africa and deals with the war from the point of view of the Orange Free State. O'Driscoll leads a Boer commando and later is able to use his ability to imitate British accents to become a Boer spy.
Helga's Story: A Child of NAZI Germany by Peter Woodruff
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,780. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Living history through the eyes of a young German Girl Although fiction, Helga's Story is based on recollections of the real Helga, who barely survived the near total destruction of her native Germany.
The Eyeball Conspiracy by Philip Bosshardt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 358,180. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In October 1962, the U.S. forced Khrushchev to remove missiles from Cuba. But two warheads are missing. Castro is unhappy and has ordered a Cuban special ops unit to grab two warheads and smuggle them into the U.S. Now two American cities are threatened. Khrushchev offers help and Kennedy has to accept. A combined team, FBI and KGB, work together to find the warheads…before it is too late.