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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.
The Last Nobleman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,850. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A young con artist ingeniously worms his way into the ranks of the nobility and soon discovers his dream of power is not quite what he had imagined it to be.
Paulina Annenkova
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,160. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
December 1825. St Petersburg, Imperial Russia. Two lives torn apart by revolution. The true story of one woman’s determination to follow her destiny. For fans of Anna Karenina and Dr Zhivago. Published with full color maps, Paulina Annenkova is a sumptuous historical novel about power and passion in Imperial Russia.
Napper Tandy, The Irish Patriot
Price: Free! Words: 33,250. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Fiction » Historical » General
Napper Tandy was born in Dublin in 1740, an ironmonger's son. He was Secretary of the United Irishmen which with Wolfe Tone he helped found the United Irishmen. He led the mismanaged French ‘invasion’ of Ireland in 1798. He was sentenced to death, but never executed, a fact which may well have denied him the martyrdom which came to others Like Wolfe Tone and Robert Emmett. This is his his story.
As Though Everything Depended On Me
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 103,670. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012 by Mirador Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Historical » General
Journalists, if they are honest and capable, are among the strongest guardians of democracy. No tyranny can tolerate them, no democracy can function without them. For this reason they are among the most endangered people on our planet. In the tumultuous period of German history between the World Wars a brave journalist, had to oppose all forms of chauvinism, especially the rising tide of Nazism.
Untold Rage
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 121,230. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Historical » General
When Lucy Courtney learns a dark secret about her grandmother's past she sets out to find the truth. Crisscrossing county Clare Ireland for clues and people who knew her nana, she triggers a chain of events that will unearth buried stories and shed light on present dramas bringing them both together in a cascading and tragic clash. A dark thriller where long past events affect contemporary lives.
Manisses
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,440. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012 by Stillwater River Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Manisses is a rollicking adventure told through a thousand years of history, where you'll meet a brave native maiden, a demure pirate, Prohibition rum-runners, a vengeful witch and many others -- all connected through time by an inconspicuous pile of rocks.
Ël Dòge e d’àutre stòrie
Price: $3.35 USD. Words: 8,110. Language: Piedmontese. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
This book is the version of “The Doge and other stories” in piedmontese language, winner of "Cesare Pavese" award 1999. Questo libro è la versione in lingua piemontese de “Il Doge e altre storie”, premio "Cesare Pavese" 1999. Version piemontèisa ‘d “Ël Dòge e d’àutre stòrie”, premi "Cesare Pavese" 1999.
A Larry Comes
Price: Free! Words: 45,990. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Historical » General
The most precious thing a spirit has is his own Universe—that internal space and construct where beauty and dream rule; that vista you view before falling asleep at night, that strength you draw on in times of hardship; that inner music that nourishes and revives. What, then, if this Universe could be destroyed and left smoldering? Well, it can. This is the story of one such universe.
The Unsuitable Suitor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,120. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » General
When Miss Miranda Fraser discovers her family home is now owned by the most notorious rakehell in Regency England, she vows to travel to London to set things to rights, but Miranda doesn't count on just how handsome and charming the most notorious rakehell in Regency England can be!
Allies: Anaconda
Price: Free! Words: 50,940. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
This prequel to Allies: The Inquiry introduces American Phil Sambrook and Canadian Kurt Richter, two officers during the factual events of Operation ANACONDA: America’s first conventional battle against al-Qaeda and the Taliban in Afghanistan that came within a hairsbreadth of disaster. Allies: Anaconda tells the story of the crucible of fire that forged the bond that unites its main characters.
Legacy (Book One of the Ærndis Trilogy)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,140. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
A norn contravenes the will of The Fates and engineers the unsanctioned triumph of Swedish King Eric the Victorious at the Battle of Fýrisvellir. Cursed for her treachery, Ærndis is consigned to a series of mortal incarnations until her wrong can be righted. Ærndis’ legacy shapes the course of Scandinavia and Western Europe down through history – the history she must return in time to change.