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Fiction » Historical » General
Suzanne's Peace by Verity Blethyn
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,960. Language: British English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
It's June 1918 and 15 year old Suzanne is waiting in exile for the war to finish and to return home to battle-scarred Ypres in Belgium. Join her in her journey through grief and dread towards discovery and hope, finding unexpected opportunities and characters amongst the chaos and destruction.
Journeys into Darkness and Light by Andre Nguyen Van Chau
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,120. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015 by Erin Go Bragh Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An emotional short story collection that sets tragic characters against terrible odds. Most of them triumphed over their despair, or accepted their demise with superhuman courage.
Pachuco by Weldon R. Shaw
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 96,240. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015 by Black Rose Writing email@example.com. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
It begins in the 1820s, during political battles over territorial rights between the United States and Mexico. The people of Alta California wanted more for themselves, more than the Mexican government was willing to give them. Emilio Cerna, once an Alpine Street gang member born in East Los, is an 80-year-old man on a mission, telling the tales of Chihuahua, Mexico.
Fight and Flight - From "Short Cuts", a short story collection by Erik Boman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
In Kyoto, a modern-day businessman and a despairing samurai are separated by centuries – but joined by ancestry and a mutual watershed moment… _____________________________________________________________ Erik Boman is a writer from Oxford. He is the author of "Short Cuts" and was awarded the A.M. Heath literary prize in 2011.
Zaven's Destiny by Elizabeth Marks
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 113,380. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The story of the Armenian genocide as seen through the eyes of a survivor. More than just history, Zaven’s Destiny reveals the Armenian heart and mind. It reflects the nobility of a people persecuted as the world largely ignored their plight— a fascinating recounting of a momentous event too often overlooked. Bedros Margosian’s words transport us into the adventure that was his life.
Nothing Left Sacred by Daniel Diehl
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 198,770. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015 by RavenswoodPublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Nothing Left Sacred takes the reader on a twisting, panic-filled journey through the secretive corridors of power surrounding Henry VIII and the glittering Tudor court. This taught political thriller carries us from the grandeur of the royal palaces to the seldom-glimpsed resistance network that rose in opposition to Henry's radical religious reforms which would create the Church of England.
La Segunda Guerra Mundial, la novela by Javier Cosnava
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 240,280. Language: Spanish. Published: April 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » History » War
En esta saga se narrará la historia novelada de la segunda guerra mundial, con sus pasiones, sus amores y desamores, sus traiciones, sus batallas y sus protagonistas a través de los ojos de un oficial alemán, Otto Weilern, durante toda la campaña, entre los 17 y los 23 años. Este primer volumen se centra en el estallido de la guerra, la campaña de Polonia, la de Noruega y la de Francia.
Begraven in het Verleden by D.E. Haggerty
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,540. Language: Dutch. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Skylar Dewitt is haar hele leven verstoten vanwege haar grootvaders bekende sympathie voor de Nazi’s. Nu is haar grootvaders lichaam gevonden in Nederland, in een gebied wat bekend staat als een executie veld van de Nazi’s. Skylar vliegt naar Nederland opzoek naar antwoorden omtrent haar grootvaders lot. Haar zoektocht leidt tot verloren familie, maar kan ze het mysterie ontrafelen?
Exparanza by R.R. Jaram
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 143,630. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
When priest Pundit Ramdharrie Siewdass-Maharaj arrives in Trinidad in 1889 following a treacherous journey from India, he is struck by the beauty and the sadness he finds there.
The Wishing Boy by Emma Maxwell McCone
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,690. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Dublin, 1930s - political unrest between Republicans and the De Valera Government. An art exhibition takes place and contains an unusual painting entitled "The Wishing Boy". Catrin Kilpatrick, the daughter of a well-known business man, admires the unique painting and wants to buy it, but Devlin O'Farell the artist refuses to sell it.
Pale Battalions - The Dark Land by David Swattridge
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 194,100. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Sam Morbeck is unhappily married to Jane, who has squandered most of his retirement funds on a gambling addiction. He wants to keep any monies forthcoming from the property of his recently deceased aunt and uncle away from her despicable hand, either through divorce or some brutal act.
Keys to Past Evils by Jenny Todd
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,670. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Josiah Kingston and Suzannah Gibson-Ffiske could not have had more different starts in life, the one almost destitute, the other moving in the cold, elite society of East-Thorpe-on-Sea. When they strike up an unlikely friendship it seems the future will be good for both of them.
El Joven Hitler 2 (Hitler adolescente) by Javier Cosnava
Series: El Joven Hitler. Price: $1.04 USD. Words: 36,590. Language: Spanish. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Te hayas, lector, ante la novela que narra la infancia y primeros años de adolescencia de Adolf Hitler. Conocerás a Alois, un padre violento y alcohólico, a su hermanos, a sus profesores y un misterio, el de los demonios de la mente, que el pequeño Adolf deberá enfrentar para salvar su vida y mostrar su verdadera personalidad.
Baroness's Heart by Emanuel Grigoras
You set the price! Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General
There is war, social structures that disappear and people who lived in those times. Of these people, some have followed their dreams by building a life just as they wanted it, ignoring history.
Destiny's Echo by K.D. Richardson
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,450. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015 by Black Rose Writing firstname.lastname@example.org. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
How could Neil Gates prove his great-great grandfather was innocent of the deliberate friendly fire death of his own brigadier general at the battle of Gettysburg during the Civil War some fourteen decades earlier? How could Dr. Henry Welles protect his project examining time travel from a governmental seizure?
The Perfect Lady Worthe by Rose Gordon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,350. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by Parchment & Plume, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » General
The last thing Jane Cavanaugh would ever expect is to be married—she is an invalid, after all—but that doesn’t mean she can’t help with her sister’s husband hunt! (Even if it is with a wee bit of reluctance.) The last thing Gareth, Lord Worthe would ever want to do is to fall in love with his closest friend’s younger sister. But fate just might have something else in store for these two…
Le couronnement de Mademoiselle Pascal by Bruno Robert des Douets
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 40. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: French. Published: March 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
La Star academy, The voice, et plus anciennement les radio crochets ne sont pas des nouveautés. Dans la Normandie du XVIIème siècle, il exista des festivités permettant de détecter de nouveaux talents, bien que le cadre, alors, était fort différent. Ce fut le cas des Puys aux Palinods que l’on organisait chaque année, principalement à Rouen, lors de la fête aux Normands.
Poisoned Arrows by Vellie Nicholas-Benta
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 14,480. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
After Igneri-Arawak beauty, Barbe, and Xamba--the beautiful pubescent daughter of an Igneri-Arawak chief--are kidnapped from their West Indian village by Kalinago warriors, their lives become a series of island hoppings. Both fall in love with English settlers and unwittingly become triggers to the English-led massacres of thousands of Kalinagos on St Kitts and Antigua. Is there a curse at play?
La menace et l'invasion (1920/1940) - Tome 1 by Jean-Claude Guiborel
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 27,320. Language: French. Published: March 20, 2015 by AlterPublishing Books. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Historical » General
L’auteur nous fait revivre les années folles et l’affaire Landru, l’échec de Hitler à Munich en 1923, la grande dépression, puis la montée du nazisme précédant « La nuit des longs couteaux », la prise de pouvoir du Führer, l’arrivée du Front populaire en France et la guerre civile en Espagne. Les familles de Couesnon et Bonnefont sont soumises aux événements de l’Histoire...
The Bricklayer by Robert T. Belie
Price: Free! Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » General(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Sanders was a bricklayer by trade and a good one at that. His latest project would involve crafting a fireplace on a mountaintop estate for an elusive owner. Although he had done hundreds of similar jobs before, this one could very well be his last if he fails to comprehend the true value of a few toy soldiers.