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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.
Okie Boy II — Julian's Journey by Richard Merriman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 164,840. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » General
Okie Boy II: Julian’s Journey continues the fictional story of the Milligan family as they struggle to escape the clutches of the Great Depression and attempt to establish lives for themselves in and around the city of Wenatchee in Washington state. This book deals with the family’s renewed struggle to survive and to maintain some sense of the kind of people that they want to be.
Ice Haven by Stuart Wilson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,130. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures(5.00 from 1 review)
Based on a true historical adventure as recorded in the diary of Gerrit de Veer, Ice Haven is the story of the first ever shipwreck and overwintering within the Arctic Circle in 1596.
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.
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.
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.
Emeralds Never Fade by Stephen Maitland-Lewis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,600. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014 by Glyd-Evans Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Before World War II, two German boys enjoy playing piano, and one visits each week to teach the other. When the Nazis seize power, the lessons must end -- one of the boys is Jewish. Contrasting heritage defines their separate destinies, but a lost family heirloom draws them back together, and years later, decides their fate.
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.
Articles of the Holocaust by Karen Lesley
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 57,650. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Historical » General
Nine wittnesses - a farmer's wife, a train driver, two boys who soon became men, a cattle truck - nine different aspects of history.
King of Swords by Miguel Antonio Ortiz
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,790. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The tryst between Carmen and Eduardo results in a daughter, Juana, who grows-up to be as unfortunate in love as her parents had been. Her marriage and its crisis force Eduardo to relive a moment in his life that he had spent years attempting to forget.
The Kaserne by Stephen Ricker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 140,620. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » General
“Daddy? What did you do during The Eternal Cold War?” In the tradition of MASH and Catch-22, The Kaserne answers that question on behalf of several ten-millions who served abroad in this vividly realistic story of soldiers, civilians, men and women, Americans and Germans on a small forlornly threadbare US Army base in Germany.
The Last Relicuin by Hargus Montgomery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,870. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In the 22nd century, twelve percent of the world's population chooses history. Safe inside the guarded borders of living museums, museum dwellers resist attempts by Metro leaders to seize their lands and force them back to the cities. Crossing borders into the 12th, 18th, and 20th centuries, The Last Relicuin follows three generations of a family torn between history and the future.
The Peking Incident by Philip Bosshardt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 395,510. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In late 1950, America faces disaster in Korea. MacArthur is furious and wants to extend the conflict. He approves a secret effort to divert five atom bombs, intended for a Pacific test, into the theater, to break the Chinese juggernaut. Army investigator Lyle Kitchens discovers the plot. Only Kitchens can stop it…time is running out, world war looms and his greatest adversary isn’t China.
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.
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.
The Foreign Tsarina by Jennifer Packer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,300. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Catherine the Great has quite a reputation today, her indiscretions were ridiculed. Yet from an early age she was skilled at observing and manipulating people's emotions, an insightful thinker, she championed the enlightened philosophers. Although at the age of 15, she was not to know this. Married to her disinterested cousin, she was abandoned a foreign country without family or friends.
Without Redemption by Thomas Thorpe
Series: Darmon Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,740. Language: American English. Published: September 2, 2014 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In the spring of 1846, William and Elizabeth Darmon receive a mysterious letter from a soldier dying on a Punjab battlefield. Soon after, a Sikh refugee arrives at London dock pursued by a Russian agent who kills the warrior and kidnaps Elizabeth. William trails them to India and confronts the predator high on Rakaposhi Mountain.
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.
El hogar de los valientes by Óscar Valero
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,150. Language: Spanish. Published: October 23, 2013 by Larmbooks. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » General
1943 la carrera para conseguir la primera bomba atómica está en marcha entre los americanos y la alemania nazi. De conseguirla los nazis, necesitarán un avión y una tripulación que la lleve, pero los avances nazis no son atacados totalmente por los aliados, quizás fuera mejor idea dejar que lo consigan... Una novela basada en hechos reales.