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Fiction » Historical » General
Bombay, Decoded by Victor Truth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,180. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other, Fiction » Historical » General
A world War II novella for young adults... An adrenaline filled excursion of hidden clues dating back to the WWII, of Nazi spies, of decoys and secret passages, and above all a deathly hidden secret in the heart of Mumbai that may change the world as we know it!
Land Of Broken Promises - Maftur by Margaret Penfold
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,450. Language: British English. Published: January 9, 2015 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Maftur knows she wants to marry the boy next door. Before settling down as a wife and mother, however, she aims to become a glamorous secretary and prove she can earn her own living. She is also fiercely patriotic and cannot stand by while Palestine, the country of her birth, is threatened with a takeover. She sets about attempting to rectify the political situation in a non-violent fashion.
Patriot by Marc Twine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 590. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
An Irish role in the Mexican American war that is still celebrated today. Forgotten in America, the events described in this fictionalized tale are still celebrated as a regional Mexican holiday.
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).
The Alamo - Almost A Hero by Joe Bob Newman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,300. Language: American English. Published: December 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The Alamo - 180 years of mystery - We all know who won, but what were the last few minutes like? Who was the first Texan Killed? Did Davy Crockett surrender? Who was the last Texan out of the Alamo? Read the exciting novel of Thomas Bilbrey, he was "Almost A Hero!"
Lady Arabella by W. H. Cann
Price: Free! Words: 14,910. Language: British English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Dr.s William and Eloise Cairnby embark on an historical research visit to Bouchart abbey, hoping to uncover more of the truth behind its demise. Following a freak storm lasting two days, William ventures into the abbey and encounters Lady Arabella, who takes him somewhere he thought it was impossible to go. Can he survive the shock and fulfil Lady Arabella’s hopes for eternal rest?
Dinner With Charles Darwin by Greg Minster
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,850. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Iconic scientist Charles Darwin invites a young American protégé to his home in the village of Downe, near London, England, where the two compare notes on Darwin’s theories of evolution, and survival of the fittest.
A Life Once Had by Patricia I. Smith
Price: Free! Words: 101,740. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » General
After losing his wife and daughter: oppressed by the political climate and worried he may be conscripted by the Nazis, Doctor Thomas Friedrich Schmidt enlists in the Wehrmacht Medical Corps at the start of World War II. His main focus in life is to care for the wounded troops, but is unable to come to terms with what is happening around him.
Um amor em perigo - Historical Dreams 1 by Madison Saunders
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,790. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 19, 2014 by Candice Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Sterling observava o mar com o semblante fechado. Sua viagem a Bali era o castigo imposto pela rainha por sua estupidez. Porém, o destino fez Sterling encontrar ali o amor no qual não acreditava. Danielle, a jovem que cativou seu coração estava em perigo e ele teria que protegê-la... pois não suportaria perdê-la!
A New Beginning by Patricia I. Smith
Price: Free! Words: 166,240. Language: British English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
1946 brought about a new era. It was also the year the cold-war began. But there was another battle closer to home: the proposed Bill for a National Health Service. The Bill, when passed, would, for the first time, give free medical care to each and every man, woman and child in Britain.
No Quarter: Dominium - Novella 1 by MJL Evans & Gary O'Connor
Price: Free! Words: 25,820. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » General(4.63 from 8 reviews)
We begin in 1689 Port Royal, Jamaica with Atia Crisp and her sister Livia shipwrecked and sold into slavery. They are separated and Atia is used as a pawn in a deadly card game until she is liberated by Capitaine la Roche (aka pirate Gator Gar). They take refuge at Cherry Red's brothel and meet up with allies including the medication loving Dr. Strangewayes and Theodore Binge, the card shark.
Crossing the Lake and Other Stories by Edward McDermott
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,850. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014 by PetrelPublications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Eight historical short stories set between the fourth century and WWII. Stories of rebellion, the London Blitz, William Shakespeare, The Irish rebellion, the Rebellion of Upper Canada in 1837 and more.
Smiley's Resurrection by Merve Fedrau
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,770. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Amish & Mennonite
Young Smiley, the focus of a dark family secret, makes a painful decision with lifetime consequences. Was it the right one? With the help of a recovering alcoholic and a disillusioned call-girl, he finds the answer. This is a tale of uncommon courage and resilience of the human spirit.
Shaolin Iron Coffin by Harry Khan
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 9, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The man tries frantically to break free from inside a dark and claustrophobic confinement, his heavy breathing and panting echoing inside the four walls. The closed latch on the outside begins to loosen. Exhausted, he makes one final strike with his bleeding knuckles. The lid springs open and he pulls his torso quickly out of the large steel box. … the Iron Coffin
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.
El Joven Hitler 1 (El pequeño Adolf y los demonios de la mente) by Javier Cosnava
Series: El Joven Hitler. Price: Free! Words: 29,130. Language: Spanish. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
10 mil ejemplares vendidos La Saga de “El Joven Hitler” está formada por 4 novelas, todas ellas autoconclusivas pero con un mismo hilo conductor para poderlas seguir de forma consecutiva si así se quiere: 1-EL PEQUEÑO ADOLF Y LOS DEMONIOS DE LA MENTE 2-HITLER ADOLESCENTE 1889-1903 3-HITLER, VAGABUNDO Y SOLDADO EN LA GRAN GUERRA 1904-1918 4-HITLER Y EL NACIMIENTO DEL PARTIDO NAZI 1918-1923
Because it was Christmas: A Story of the 1914 Christmas Truce by James Bicheno
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,180. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Christmas Eve 1924: A British survivor of the Great War visits a cafe in Paris, keeping an appointment he made ten years earlier. While he waits to see if any of his friends arrive he tells a story of the first Christmas of the war. When the guns fell silent, when the snows fell and when men on both sides climbed out of the trenches to meet in No-Man's-Land...
The Torn Flag by Rupert Colley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,510. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Sometimes the simplest of choices can have the most devastating of consequences. Sometimes falling in love can be a curse. Sometimes being the hard man is the hardest job. Set against the violent backdrop of revolution, ‘The Torn Flag’ is a tale of people caught in the machinations of history, where the choices you make determine your fate. Historical fiction with drama and heart.
My Brother the Enemy by Rupert Colley
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,570. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Fear on the streets. Death on every corner. But the real enemy is the brother at his side. A short, heart-wrenching historical novella on a large canvas from the founder of History In An Hour. My Brother the Enemy is a story of jealousy, sibling rivalry and betrayal against a backdrop of the Cold War, Soviet oppression, violence and a desperate bid for freedom.
The Black Maria by Rupert Colley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,030. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
When love becomes your greatest enemy Moscow, 1935. Stalin is in power. People live in constant fear – fear of each other, fear of being denounced, and fear of Stalin’s secret police, the NKVD. Ordinary citizens live behind a mask – a public face that enables them to toe the Party line and conceal their true feelings and personal thoughts.