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Fiction » Historical » General
The Flying Canoes by Odeen Ishmael
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,480. Language: American English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
"The Flying Canoes" is a work of fiction based to some extent on historical facts. It is a tale of Christopher Columbus' arrival at his first landfall in 1492. The story, related by an Arawak boy, presents the native Arawak perspective of the arrival of Christopher Columbus and his three ships at the Bahamian island of Guanahani in 1492.
La Pandilla de la Calle Perdida by Juan Brian Doyle
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 29,880. Language: Spanish. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
En esta publicación, Juan Brian Doyle introduce al lector en un mundo de fantasías que tienen mucho de realidad, pleno de imágenes cotidianas y familiares. Con cierta nostalgia por los años y las costumbres perdidas, pero con una agudeza admirable para observar pequeñeces del mundo próximo que rodea a los niños de esta y otras épocas, Una visión de la infancia con la que el lector se identificará
La Batalla de Túnez contra el pirata Barbarroja by Javier Cosnava
Price: Free! Words: 23,400. Language: Spanish. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Carlos V ha embarcado un poderoso ejército para conquistar Túnez y frenar así la expansión del pirata Barbarroja. Uno de sus hombres de confianza es Fernando de Toledo, III duque de Alba. Aventuras, una gran batalla y un misterio por resolver.
Asesinato en Mauthausen by Javier Cosnava
Price: Free! Words: 117,110. Language: Spanish. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Un policial en la segunda guerra mundial. ¿QUIÉN ESTÁ ASESINANDO A LOS GUARDIAS DEL CAMPO DE CONCENTRACIÓN?, esa es la pregunta que deberán resolver los investigadores, los dos hermanos Weilern.
Asfaltblomstens duft by Peer Louis Aarestrup
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,210. Language: Danish. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Slægtshistorie om den dansk/tyske familie Haken i Danmark i 50'erne. Familien rummer både tyskvenlige og dansksindede, og dette udstikker kursen i deres liv i 1950'ernes Danmark.
Alihume by Catherine Adams Webb
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,230. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Alihume, Pronounced: A-LEE-HUME Half Alien Half Human Being. Alihume must flee The Planet Zectar and go to Earth to find his Earth father, Ted. Ted does not know Alihume exists and is horrified that this thing is looking for him and calling him father.
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’.
Patrick Tracy: Abandoned by Christopher Noble
Price: Free! Words: 60,910. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Book One - A historical adventure about the author's actual 5th great grandfather, Patrick Tracy, who was born in 1711 on a farm in Ireland. Orphaned at the age of ten after his parents died, Patrick went to live with his uncle. Wanting nothing to do with the boy, Uncle Robert sent his nephew on a one-way ticket aboard a cargo ship bound for Boston and told never to return. This is his story.
Brick Brannigan is Buried Alive on the Faroe Islands! by Eric Bonkowski
Series: Brick Brannigan, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,580. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » General
Did you read "Brick Brannigan is Knee-Deep in Peril!" and find it silly yet oddly charming? Well, there's more where that came from! We've had our share of zaniness, lost relics, and mind control, so why not take it a few steps further in the gang's quest to prevent the end of the world??
Pretender at the Gate by SJ Garland
Price: Free! Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Captain Esmond Clyde-Dalton's adventure continues as he begins his search for a traitorous document linking many powerful Scottish nobles to the Jacobite cause. With James Stuart poised to cross to the Firth of Forth, will Clyde-Dalton be able to preserve the fragile Act of Union and save the woman he loves from unknown peril?
Scotch Rising by SJ Garland
Price: Free! Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Scotch Rising follows the story of English soldier Esmond Clyde-Dalton as he investigates the murders of two men in the Highlands of Scotland in 1707. Along the way he will be joined by a colourful array of friends as he untangles a dangerous Jacobite plot.
The First Book of the Pure by D K Dewey
Price: Free! Words: 66,250. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
Pures are people whose lives are long, and shrouded in antiquity and legend, yet still alive. Geronimo, an Apache from the Indian wars, King William of England, a Roman soldier, and a Pure woman who survived the Salem Witch Trials—these are some of the Pure. Normals, short-lived folks like you, are insignificant to them. Their struggle is intense.
Mysterious Miss Channing by Nadine Millard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,760. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Blue Tulip Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Historical » General
Charles Carrington, Earl of Ransford is the very epitome of a devilish rake and he has no desire to change it. However, taking up the reigns of his family’s estate brings his grand plans of debauching the whole of London to an abrupt halt. Charles can only imagine the boredom he will experience, living in rural Ireland and being disgustingly respectable. Then along comes Julia.
The Desert Raider by Zach Neal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,000. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » General
Owen Foster is with the Special Air Service. He’s been missing for about five weeks and Mariyah Khoudry is trying to find out what happened to him. They’re legally married and she might be pregnant. Sergeant Major Bullen, stuck with the duty, will do his best to locate the lad, whether dead or alive. A short story of romance and adventure.
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!"