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Fiction » Historical » General
Legends of Safed by Dov Silverman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,410. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Historical » General
legends and stories of safed originate in the two worlds of mysticism and reality.ancient mysticism remains an integral part of the character of this modern hilltop town. safed is the center of world jewish mysticism.this picturesque town described in words is also depicted in art of the famous artists of safed. legends of safed was a best seller in Israel. I taught and lived there for 20 years.
A More Obedient Wife, a Novel of the Early Supreme Court by Natalie Wexler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 175,620. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
"A More Obedient Wife" is an award-winning novel that blends fact and fiction to tell the story of two women—married to two early Supreme Court Justices—who find themselves swept up in the events of the federal government’s turbulent first decade. Described by the Midwest Book Review as “deftly written” and “a riveting read,” A More Obedient Wife is a historical novel like no other.
Coming from the sky by yaser el tabal, Jr
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 50,070. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Coming from the sky on the pages of this book guide to the biggest presence among us The Invisible War that took place between the United States and aliens to control spending within the secret center of the globe These tunnels used by Hitler during World War II against the Allies All of these secrets within the pages of this book
The Weeping Sands by John Wheatley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,640. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Three narratives of love and loss are interwoven in John Wheatley's novel which is set on the isle of Anglesey, Wales. Spanning 350 years, from English Civil War to present day, a ruined mansion provides the link between past and present. Meanwhile, the `weeping sands` of the title, the Lavan Sands, at the eastern edge of the Menai Strait provides a melancholy background to the novel`s events.
Omphalos by Mark Patton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,080. Language: British English. Published: December 4, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
SIX EPOCHS, TEN LIVES INTERSECTING. 2013: Al Cohen, an American in search of his European heritage. 1944-1946: Friedrich Werner, an officer of the Wehrmacht and later prisoner of war. 1799: Suzanne de Beaubigny, a royalist refugee from revolutionary France. 1517: Richard Mabon, a Catholic priest on pilgrimage. 1160: Raoul de Paisnel, a knight with a dark secret. 4000 BC: Egrasté, a sorceress.
From His Mistress by Carole Somerville
Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 71,360. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Compelling story of the poet John Donne and Anne More’s clandestine courtship, secret marriage and the ensuing consequences of their having broken the conventions of that time. - One of history's greatest love stories!
The Brethren Prince by Ira Smith
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 236,300. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » General
James Ketcham is sent to the Caribbean as an indentured English boy, wanting little more than a humble plantation life. But when Holy Spain purges “heretics” from its imperial lands, they destroy all that Ketcham loves. He takes up sword and sail, banding together with a crowd of the world’s misfits and castaways to achieve two simple things: glittering wealth and vengeance against Spain.
The Night Witches-Russian Combat Pilots WWII-Heroines of the Soviet Union by Emma Gee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,800. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Young patriotic Russian airwomen volunteer to fight as combat pilots at the Russian front for the defence of Mother Russia during WW 2. They ceaselessly attack the German invaders night after night in all kinds of perilous conditions. The Russians honor them with medals for their courage in combat, but the German soldiers dread the unwavering pilots known as the ‘Night Witches’.
The Black Orchestra by JJ Toner
Series: The Black Orchestra, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,270. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage(4.00 from 1 review)
It is 1940. The German war machine is devouring Western Europe. In Berlin, a military intelligence signalman discovers a colleague lying dead at his radio receiver... This is the story of one man’s journey through darkness to enlightenment. A cracking spy story, it is a tale of corruption and redemption, of fear and courage, of loyalty and betrayal -- and of love.
Literature Companion: One Day In the Life of Ivan Denisovich by History World
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 10,340. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » General
“One Day In the Life of Ivan Denisovich” by Aleksander Solzhenitsyn was first published in 1962. It was first published in the form of a story in the Soviet literary magazine “Novy Mir” (New World).
American Rose by Holmes Brannon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,240. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A short Historical story - Caught in the nightmare of World War-II Occupied France, two people from different ends of the earth discover their soulmates in each other. Rose, the beautiful leader of a French resistance band finds what she’s always longed for in the arms of an American bomber pilot downed behind Nazi lines. Must she now sacrifice the love of her life to the god of War?
Oak Island: The Knights of Oak: The Possible Fate of the Knights Templars After 1307 by N. Beetham Stark
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,730. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The Knights of Oak presents a theory concerning the fate of the Knights Templar after their initial arrest by the King of France, Philip IV in 1307. No one knows for certain what happened to the vast treasure that they had accumulated, including the Ark of the Covenant and the Holy Grail. One logical path that these treasures might have taken is to have ended up on Oak Island.
Beware of the Dragon by Evan G Andrew
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,310. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » General
When Laura Ansell arrives in Peking as a young bride in 1899 tension is already building at the British Legation with rumours of unrest among the local Chinese population. As the months pass and summer temperatures rise, the Boxer rebels lay siege to the Legation with bitter fighting. But inside the barricades Laura is also under siege from dashing Russian Prince Sergei.
Calcio e acciaio, dimenticare Piombino by Gordiano Lupi
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 47,510. Language: Italian. Published: October 21, 2014 by Ediciones Baleares. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » General
É l'ultimo lavoro di una lunga serie a firma dell'autore e traduttore piombinese Gordiano Lupi. Calcio e acciaio (Dimenticare Piombino) di Gordiano Lupi é uno dei libri arrivato tra i finalisti del PREMIO STREGA 2014.
Neither Rebel Nor Tory by Michael Cooney
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,860. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Hanyost Schuyler was mocked by his fellow whites as a fool for preferring the Mohawks to his own people. But when the American Revolution came, only Hanyost had the imagination needed to save the lives of 700 trapped Americans and maybe the fate of the Revolution itself.
Escape by Herb Horowitz
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,100. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Historical » General(4.00 from 1 review)
The year is 1940. Fifty Jewish refugees seeking sanctuary in the US are fleeing from Luxembourg on their way to Lisbon.They are accompanied by a German sergeant officially assigned to provide them with safe passage. This fictional account is based on the author's actual experiences with his parents. It describes the dangers they encounter and the relationships that develop during this odyssey.
Venture Capital, one Mans Journey Toward Redemption In The Midst of Turmoil by Peter Red
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Historical » General(2.00 from 1 review)
Entrepreneur David Bell has lost it all. His job, his reputation. Dissatisfied with his life he decides to travel, only to crash land during one of the worst floods in Mumbai history. Can he survive the flood and find redemption at the end of it all? Based on the floods that occurred in Mumbai in July 2005, Venture Capital is one mans journey toward redemption in the midst of turmoil
Decade of Drama — Diamonds, Murder and Intrigue by Robert McQuade
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,810. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » General
Civil War veteran and engineer Jack Tarboro is smitten with diva Eleanora Rizzo from the moment he sees her and she returns his feelings, but their relationship is not destined to be easy. The final ingredient to this tumultuous tale is a business arrangement involving Jack, Andre, the Boers, the South African slave trade, diamonds and guns.