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Pirate Soul
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A 17th century tale of piracy and friendship.
James Joyce has a Really Good Day
Price: Free! Words: 330. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
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Isn't the title self evident? A day in the life of James Joyce.
Alice Davenport
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 167,640. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Alice had responsibilities for the younger children after their mother died and their Papa left for the Boer War. At a Victory Ball she falls for Captain Freddie Blackshaw and meets Karl, an Austro-Hungarian who becomes obsessed and determined to take her to Prague. WW1 comes and with her brothers fighting with the British, Alice finds herself stranded on the enemy side in deadly danger.
Cold War: Murder in the Heartland
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,640. Language: American English. Published: November 28, 2012 by Penumbra Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » General
At the height of the Cold War and one of the coldest Iowa winters on record, Police Chief and Korean War vet Jimmy Novotny deals with personal demons while investigating a farmer's apparent suicide. But when more bodies and rumors of Soviet spies turn up, it's clear there's a murderer loose in the rural community. A redheaded reporter shows up to complicate things, and Jimmy has his hands full.
Primal Birth: The Awakening of Jessica Buckley
Price: $9.89 USD. Words: 52,430. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » General
The gift of a surgeon's scalpel may give Jessica a painless birth, but can she risk forever losing the fading connection with her ancestors? The rainbow is the connection; seven colours,journeys and truths take Jessica back through her matriarchal lineage to witness both the exquisite joy and the chilling suffering of her ancestors. But who now will support her quest for a Primal Birth?
Death Overflows - Ian Watson & Andy West
Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 73,610. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012 by Palabaristas Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » General
The American agent has two masters and an alternate agenda. He isolates Abigail and Paul at a compound in Nebraska while plague begins to ravage a world unaware of their discoveries – until surprise rescue frees them to further risk their lives for deliverance. Can Abigail´s knowledge save several billion people from a ghastly death? For back in the 12th century, the Syrian doctor has succeeded.
Tongue of Knowledge - Ian Watson & Andy West
Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 64,650. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012 by Palabaristas Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Supported by Assassins, the Syrian doctor struggles long in Ethiopia to control plague and preserve it as a weapon. Abigail finds herself robbing medieval tombs in Provence and Spain, hunting for the doctor´s mystical waters of death and of life. Betrayed and almost killed, she and her journalist companion Paul are saved by an American agent, as a modern-day Assassin begins to infect the world.
A Pirate's Legacy 4: The Lions of el Bayadh
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,540. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
Hassan is an Arab boy adopted by an old pirate, but when he dies, he comes to live with Francois and his family. However, there is something mysterious about his early childhood and a reason he should never leave El Hierro. That is not an option when he is kidnapped and taken to an Arabian sheik to be killed. Francois, Col. Santana, and Hassan's friend, Filipe rush to the rescue.
Street of Death
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,770. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Historical--15th Century--The Inquisition is raging through Spain. Torture and fear abound. Teresa fights for survival and for the man she loves.
The Brethren Prince
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 236,300. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » General
James Ketcham is sent to the Caribbean as an indentured English boy, wanting little more than a humble plantation life. But when Holy Spain purges “heretics” from its imperial lands, they destroy all that Ketcham loves. He takes up sword and sail, banding together with a crowd of the world’s misfits and castaways to achieve two simple things: glittering wealth and vengeance against Spain.
To the Gates of Hell
Series: The John Mung Saga, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 150,340. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Darkest Hour... Japan is yet again on the brink of war. This time it will engulf the world from east to west, and Japan will become embroiled after the attack on Pearl Harbor, 1941.
A Fiery Lass
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,790. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
"I don't know about it being romantic, but the view here is very much to my liking." "Yes, I agree; the view is excellent." His eyes rested on my semi-exposed breasts. And so began our hushed, yet explosive encounter. Fiery, self-absorbed Chanticleer Widden is about to meet her match. Let the heated tension begin!
Los hijos del silencio - niños del 36
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,130. Language: Spanish. Published: November 12, 2012 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Luis Rodríguez, el protagonista de Los hijos del silencio - Niños del 36, es un modesto profesor de filosofía, que adereza sus salidas más críticas con la salsa del humor, incluso burlándose a veces de la propia filosofía.
La estirpe del abuelo Juan
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 97,810. Language: Spanish. Published: November 12, 2012 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
El día del entierro del abuelo Juan, Alfonso, su nieto y heredero, que acababa de salir de la adolescencia, se enfrenta por primera vez con la muerte. Quince años más tarde, Alfonso, que ya ha recogido el testigo de la influencia de su predecesor en el valle, mantiene unida a la familia y se apresta a desarrollar sus sueños.
The Korean War
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 25,510. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » General
In 1951, best friends Pete Alvarez and Jose Aban, young men with adventurous goals and ambitions, have joined the Philippine Expeditionary Forces to Korea (PEFTOK) along with other Filipino soldiers in the 19th Battalion Combat Team. What experiences await the two in the Korean War?
The Sunday War
Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 161,220. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A Russian colonel and a German sergeant cross the lines of war to rescue the colonel's family trapped behind enemy lines in the winter wastes during the WWII Battle of Moscow. The Sunday War is the story of Sergei Zalovskiy, Nadezhda and little Clara as an internal war and then a Sunday war threatens their very existence, until an act of kindness committed by a German soldier.
Madame Liberté
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 167,700. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Françoise was a student in Paris when war was declared. As Madame Liberté she was recruited into the Resistance, escorting men on the run through occupied France. Under the noses of the enemy and her bullying husband she leads a secret life of danger and forbidden love. The story sweeps the reader from Paris to Germany, Russia and Edinburgh where her grandson uncovers his family's heritage.
Retablo de Ponce de León
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,520. Language: Spanish. Published: November 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries, Fiction » Historical » General
San Juan de Puerto Rico, otoño de 1520. Juan Ponce de León, conquistador y primer gobernador de la isla, proyecta su segundo viaje hacia Florida. Oficialmente, su propósito es fundar la primera ciudad en ese territorio, pero, secretamente, planea también llegar esta vez hasta la Fuente de la Eterna Juventud, aprovechándose de los datos que ha ido recopilando en sus viajes por el Caribe.
Well-Chosen Words
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,520. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Legend has it that Abraham Lincoln scrawled the Gettysburg Address on the back of an envelope as he traveled to the battlefield to dedicate a cemetery. But the legend belies Lincoln’s struggle to carefully choose the right words. Words that must chart the course for the nation’s future. Because his speech in Gettysburg will change history, but not necessarily in the way he hopes.
Vanguard Elite
Series: Cold War, Hot Passions, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,740. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
THE GREATEST CONSPIRACY THE WORLD HAS EVER KNOWN STARTED WITH THE STORMING OF THE WINTER PALACE. An epic historical saga of three intertwined families who live and die by their love of their Russian motherland and the searing passions they arouse in each other. VANGUARD ELITE is Book 1 of COLD WAR, HOT PASSIONS.