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Mary Russell's War
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.
Cafeneaua Coanei Europa, Vol.II
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 12,090. Language: Romanian. Published: August 2, 2015 by EdDigitala. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Historical » General
Ca și precedentul, volum, cartea de față ”Cafeneaua Coanei Europa”, îi invită pe cititori să afle detalii din politica internațională europeană, dar și evoluții românești contemporane, expuse într-un stil plăcut, ”de cafenea”, de forum de discuții, fără a se depărta însă de o expunere exactă și științifică a conceptelor analizate, a implicațiilor multiple ale evenimentelor dezbătute.
A White Man's War - An Historical Novel of the Boer War and Mafeking
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,640. Language: British English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Themba Jabulani is sentenced to death, by firing squad, for stealing a kid goat. His crime; trying to save his family from starving. The railway yards at Mafeking, surrounded by 6000 Boer commandos, are the key to communications between Bulawayo and Kimberley. This is a war with strange rules. A war where innocents will be sacrificed and heroes made.
The Last Jew of Kabul
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.
Memories of a Distant Future
Series: The Way of the Horse. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,720. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literary collections » Native American
A young man thrown into an unknown world where what he once knew is gone but strangely the same. Old places seem familiar, just lack man's overarching influence. Then he finds the inhabitants of this world and they don't seem so strange after all.
Operation Parliament
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,710. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The sound of a ghostly Lancaster Bomber, its engines struggling and misfiring, has haunted the old airfield for sixty years. In 1943, Johnnie Sanderson and his crew were seven brave young men who had volunteered to fight the tyranny of Nazi Germany from the air, flying the Lancaster Bomber, they had christened ‘Gloria', with 599 Squadron RAF.
Ludden
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 176,050. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Ludden is a powder keg of a novel. A welcome addition to period fiction.
Hamelin
Price: Free! Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Seven hundred years after the events described in the folktale of the Pied Piper, the town of Hamelin is celebrating the anniversary of the original story. But what if the story is true? What if the Pied Piper is real? And what if he came back?
Muggins Rules
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Canada
It's 1944 in France, over a month after the bloody D-Day landings. Allied armies are engaged in a life and death struggle against a determined German army. The outcome of the war hangs in the balance.
Condor: Flying in Drake's Wake
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,080. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Condor is a young man who is in love with the sea, but his twin brother, Hugh, does not share his passion. Thirst for adventure puts the two young men on a ship with Francis Drake. When his brother mysteriously disappears, Condor risks the wrath of Drake on several occasions while he seeks his brother both in Panama and Europe. This is a story of brotherly devotion, greed, cruelty and revenge.
The First Christmas After the War
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,070. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » General
Christmas, 1945. The terrible years of war are finally over and millions of American solders, sailors, and airmen will be reunited with their families in time for this glorious holiday season. Join the Coleman family as the years of non-stop worrying and being apart from one another finally come to an end, and each one prepares for what lies ahead following: The First Christmas After the War
Gettysburg 1913: The Complete Novel of the Great Reunion
Price: $3.99 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.
The Treasure Galleons - The Golden Pelican
You set the price! Words: 34,730. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » General
In the Age of Sail, a captain’s son is left to confront pirates, cannibals and an angry king after a hurricane devastates his family and their fleet carrying $400 million in treasure. A true story.
Unfinished Business
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,760. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » General
Roseanne DeMarco’s brief wartime affair with Frank Donaldson back in 1942 faded away as quickly as it began. But what will happen in the summer of 1951 when her husband goes away to fight in the Korean War, just as Frank Donaldson reappears on the scene?
Thanksgiving, 1942
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,290. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » General
Take a trip back in time to spend the first Thanksgiving of WWII with the Coleman family and the return home the two older sons--Jonathan and Joseph--for a brief holiday furlough in the middle of their Army Air Forces training... and what they know will be their last Thanksgiving at home for a long while. Join the Coleman family during the days leading up to the first Thanksgiving of the war.
Duval and the Infernal Machine
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,470. Language: British English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Invalided out of the French Army, Alain Duval joins the Ministry of Police in Paris. Newly appointed, he is strolling through the city when he sees a crowd waiting for Napoleon. He is jostled by some men leaving the area in a hurry and shortly afterwards a bomb, the 'Infernal Machine' explodes. Horse-shoes and barrel hoops send him searching all over Paris.
El Nacimiento de un Sueño
Series: The Belle of Colombia. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,320. Language: Spanish. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Atrapados en la lucha por la independencia de España, el capitán Santiago Eduardo Vásquez se encuentra encerrado en otra batalla cuando Ana Maribel Arboleda captura su corazón en la plaza de Zipaquirá.
Tales From the Fountain Pen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,860. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Maggie was ready to embrace life and enjoy attending vocational college when the war came to her village in the Netherlands and changed everything. In a series of interconnected stories Maggie struggles with fear, shortages, the resistance, the dangers of falling in love and who to trust. A novella.
The Man in the Black Hat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,990. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » General
Come and fly with us in this new adventure by the author of 'Ancient' and 'Little Wolf'. Come and fight by the side of 'The Man in the Black Hat' John Greywolf and his friends, Wahkan and Wally and Fade and Camille. Come and join in on a new world where Steam Technology and Magic rule, where great warships fly the skies alongside slow moving dirigibles in an altered Steampunk history.
On Grounds of Honor
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.