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War under the Olive Trees
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,980. Language: American English. Published: October 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
‘War under the Olive Trees’ follows four friends who return home from World War II believing they were heroes only to find the people in their small Village of Majorca had moved on with their lives – especially the young women who had promised to wait for them.
Price: Free! Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » War
In a time of war, where can one find solace? When everything has been taken away, what does one have left? One man on a train discovers his own answers to these questions as he flees from the horrors of Nazi Germany.
All the Light We Cannot See
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 129,790. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
*Starred Review* A novel to live in, learn from, and feel bereft over when the last page is turned, Doerr’s magnificently drawn story seems at once spacious and tightly composed. It rests, historically, during the occupation of France during WWII, but brief chapters told in alternating voices give the overall—and long—­narrative a swift movement through time and events.
Red Rosa Goes To War
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 150,290. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 1, 2015 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
An alternative history, exploring the effects of the rise of a socialist order in Germany and across Europe in the final phase of World War I. For radical socialist and anti-war campaigner, Rosa Luxemburg, now Chancellor of Germany, there was a problem: to accept an armistice and end the war on the terms offered by the Allies would mean surrendering to the Capitalists and their ideals…
Amarna Book III: Book of Raia
Series: Amarna. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,610. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
It’s all or nothing. Either the prophecy is fulfilled and both Egypt & Hatti find salvation or Mursili and his allies fail - plunging both kingdoms into indescribable darkness. Behold, even in the terrible deafening silence of their abandonment, the gods had never been more clear. The time has come for judgment.
Summary Anthony Doerr’s All the Light We Cannot See A Novel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Historical » General
All the Light We Cannot See is a National Book Award Finalist novel and Antony Doerr’s way of narrating the events of WWII. Unlike other historical fiction accounts, the book is a great story, providing a fresh perspective of the war and the people who lived through it. This is a summary and review of the original 531 page book
Judy Blume's In the Unlikely Event Summary & Review
You set the price! Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
This is a summary and review of the original book, Available in a variety of formats, this summary offers opportunity to enjoy great writings.when you might not have the time to do so. This provides an introduction to the original book to encourage further reading.
Susan Meissner’s Secrets of a Charmed Life Summary & Review
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Secrets of a Charmed Life is a novel about two young sisters in London and how they survived during World War II. This is a summary and review of the original book, Available in a variety of formats, this summary offers opportunity to enjoy great writings.when you might not have the time to do so. This provides an introduction to the original book to encourage further reading.
Keeping Your Head...
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: British English. Published: September 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Terror is rife in the city’s streets. Fourteen-year-old Flora has been given refuge in a slum cellar, along with her mother and older sister, but it is only a matter of time before they are found. To survive, they are forced to separate, and Flora wonders if they will ever meet again.
Tales of Time
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 41,430. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » General
Who doesn't love a good time travel story? Haven't we all pondered at one time or another the nature of time? We all carry the past in us. We are walking history books. What kinds of subconscious thought patterns, customs, and mannerisms do we carry from our ancestors without ever giving them a second thought? What does our present existence mean in the scope of time and eternity?
Night Rescue
Price: Free! Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Nathan Wyatt is flying the nightly mail from Chicago to Cheyenne when he has to make an emergency landing. Looking for a phone, he walks to the nearest farmhouse. Jenny Johnson is a beautiful woman, one who bears a terrible burden. Isolated and alone, a captive in her own home, only he can help her. After some thought, he has the perfect plan.
Cuando llueve sobre Dachau
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,230. Language: Spanish. Published: September 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Han pasado nueve años desde el fin del conflicto que asoló el mundo y lo cambió para siempre, aunque aún hay heridas que no han cicatrizado y que nunca lo harán. Un misterioso manuscrito creado por una superviviente del Holocausto es publicado con un solo propósito: hacer justicia.
A Song Penned By Alrahman: Aden
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 11,850. Language: Arabic. Published: September 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Fiction » Historical » General
A song penned by AlRahman "Aden" a great and wide sea deferral explain petition deferral good of its people, its water, atmosphere, simple sumptuous shelter all spectra and religions, a song from the Lord of the Worlds consistent vast seas, parks and wide of do not know, but from where he lived.
Anca's Story - 70th Anniversary End of WWII, 70th Anniversary Liberation of Auschwitz
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,620. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Three young children smuggle themselves into Auschwitz in search for their mothers. * "Probably the most powerful ending to a book I have ever read.” * “I haven't been so emotionally affected by a book before in all the years I have been reading.” * “Harrowing and gripping. This novel was so different from every other I've read about the Holocaust.” Verified reviews.
The Stasi File - Opera and Espionage: A Deadly Combination
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 137,760. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » General
An American lawyer and his Italian lover from Berlin student days, now a budding opera diva, are drawn into an assassination plot by a Stasi General, desperate to prevent the collapse of the East German police state after the fall of the Berlin Wall.
Riders of the Tides
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,760. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Riders of the Tides is one lively and exciting adventure after another in two time periods – the 1850’s and present day. It is a wonderful tale blending historical events of the Oregon Territory, compassion for the plight of Native Americans during the time of Manifest Destiny, and a family saga.
Princes in the Wilderness
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 88,570. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Historical » General
After defeating Napoleon in 1815, Britain’s population exploded. The Industrial Revolution had mechanized industry and agriculture. In the small village of Settrington, Yorkshire, Thomas Dale a young thirteen year old farmer, his brothers John, George, and their sister Hannah and her husband William saw little future in their homeland.
The Queen's Trainer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2015 by Steve Campbell. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A young but fiery woman named Aja burns with the fire to bring dignity to women. Circumstances make her a great leader before she touches thirty, but will she be able to rise and train one of the greatest Queens ever to have walked on the face of the Earth.
Libya, 1911
Price: Free! Words: 13,010. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Lieutenant Giulio Gavroti has just made the first bombing attack in history. The Etrich-Taube is the ultimate in modern technology. All things considered, Army and civil authorities are bringing great social progress to illiterate tribesmen. How did he end up in the arms of a mysterious, beautiful American woman? There’s something just a bit different about Mrs. Alice Saunders.
The Library Beginnings
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,510. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference, Fiction » Historical » General
Libraries have a reputation for being oh-so-boring places you visit only when you absolutely must. These all-inclusive establishments are your friendly neighborhood cultural catchalls, holding the historical relics, documented research and readings of communities, governments and entire societies, dating back decades and sometimes even centuries or millenniums. But just how did they start?