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Fiction » Historical » General
A Second Chance by Shayne Parkinson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 167,880. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » General(4.89 from 56 reviews)
Amy uses the second chance she had hardly dared dream of to make up for the wasted years. But a familiar face from long ago makes an unwelcome reappearance, threatening her new-found happiness. Payback has more than one meaning, and sometimes people get what they deserve. "A Second Chance" is the sequel to the three-volume work "Promises to Keep"
Becoming Lisette by Rebecca Glenn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,640. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2015 by Zinerva Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Lisette is a brilliant young painter with a singular disadvantage – being a woman. Undeterred, she finds support in Amante, a dashing Army officer. After her father dies, her mother marries a jeweler, who wants to control Lisette, leading to severe consequences for her budding career, Amante’s affections and her safety. Lisette must find her own way – before it is too late.
The Madonna Rosa by L.W. Hewitt
Series: The Juno Letters. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,260. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Anisette Durande holds the destiny of a free Brittany in her hands - desperate to keep the Madonna Rosa from the Germans as the Nazi onslaught rolls across defenseless France in 1940. She is La Guardienne - the last of a line of women descended from a lone survivor of a terrible slaughter, blessed to protect the ancient Madonna carved from the crucifix of the Christian martyrs of Roman Lyon.
the BIG BUMP at Number 2 by Carol Marlene Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Historical » General
The most severe bump in North American mining history, where 74 died and 100 survived, is a heart wrenching tale of survival and endurance. Susan’s brother and her friend’s father are miners.Both miners were to work the afternoon shift, in which the Big Bump occurred. Susan’s account of events just after the Bump gives insight into what it was like to live in a small coal mining town.
Duval and the Infernal Machine by Michele McGrath
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,470. Language: British English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Invalided out of the French Army, Alain Duval joins the Ministry of Police in Paris. Newly appointed, he is strolling through the city when he sees a crowd waiting for Napoleon. He is jostled by some men leaving the area in a hurry and shortly afterwards a bomb, the 'Infernal Machine' explodes. Horse-shoes and barrel hoops send him searching all over Paris.
The Better of Two Men by JD Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,650. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
My name is Zabdas: husband, warrior, conscience and confidant. I am a son of Syria. I write the history of this country in my own hand and tell the tale of my Zenobia: loyal subject, wilful woman, Queen of the Sands, Protector of People and wife to the King of Kings …
Ice King by Geoff Woodland
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 119,960. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Historical » General
William King, son of a Liverpool slave trader, sickened by what he experienced aboard a Spanish slaver, was one of the few who spoke out against the Slave Trade. This epic has generational change, moral wickedness, greed, romance and the fortunes of war woven through the lives of King & Son, Liverpool traders. Father and son are caught up in the turmoil that preceded the British Trade Act of 1807
A Fine Likeness by Sean McLachlan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,600. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Historical » General
A Confederate guerrilla and a Union captain discover there’s something more dangerous in the woods than each other.
Code: Elephants on the Moon by Jennifer Bohnhoff
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,710. Language: American English. Published: July 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
As D-Day looms ever closer, a girl in a small town in Normandy joins the Resistance, where she learns some dark family secrets that allow her to follow her own conscience and to understand the coded messages on the radio.
Sisters of War by Alicia Hope
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,790. Language: Australian English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A tale set in wartime Austria, of five women living under the ever-watchful eye of the Third Reich. To Australian Elise, world war two felt surreal, like a vague childhood memory. But sitting at the bedside of her critically ill mother-in-law, she was about to learn the harsh reality of what had happened during those dark times, from the lips of someone born in one of the darkest of dark places...
Türkiye’de kim kimdir? by Oguz Hakan Göktürk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,210. Language: Turkish. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
KİM KİMDİR? Türk Milleti, dünya tarihine yön veren milletler içerisinde ilk sırada yer alır. Dünyada, Türkler kadar geniş bir alanda hâkimiyet kurmuş olan ikinci bir millet gösterilemez. Bunun yanında 4.000 yıllık Türk tarihinde bu millet, dışarıdan ve içeriden birçok ihanetle de karşılaşmıştır.
Gypsy Spirit by Rita Karnopp
Series: Tango of Death. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 65,470. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Few people realize that being Gypsy in 1943 Poland was as dangerous and frightening as being a Jew. It is guessed that between five hundred thousand to one million Gypsies perished during the Holocaust, the Porraimos (the devouring) as the Gypsies called it. Book 2, Partisan Heart Book 3, Jewish Soul
Bataille à Cherbourg by Bruno Robert des Douets
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 43. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,830. Language: French. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
En ce dimanche où l’on devait fêter la Sainte Trinité, la journée s’annonçait printanière à Cherbourg et l’humeur aurait été plutôt festive en raison de la fête patronale, en ce 1er juin, s’il n’y avait eu, les jours précédents, bataille à Barfleur...
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.
El Nacimiento de un Sueño by Bil Howard
Series: The Belle of Colombia. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,320. Language: Spanish. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Atrapados en la lucha por la independencia de España, el capitán Santiago Eduardo Vásquez se encuentra encerrado en otra batalla cuando Ana Maribel Arboleda captura su corazón en la plaza de Zipaquirá.
Eadric the Grasper by Jayden Woods
Series: Sons of Mercia, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 146,060. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
This action-adventure laced with romance follows the “worst Briton of the 11th century” (BBC History Magazine), Eadric Streona, through his journey from poverty to power. Eadric will do anything to achieve a peaceful life for himself and his true love—even betray his country and put a Viking on the English throne. But what if his greatest opponent is the same person he wishes to save?
Forgotten Melodies by Emmaline Westlund
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,120. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015 by Destruction Productions. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » General
Before he was the Phantom of the Opera, he was a little boy desperate to win his mother's affection. Sold into bondage at an early age, they could break his body but never break his spirit. A fresh take on Gaston Leroux's classic, The Phantom of the Opera.
What the Duke Wants by Kristin Vayden
Series: Greenford Waters Legacy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,930. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014 by Blue Tulip Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Historical » General
What the duke wants…. Is not three young ladies for wards. Nor is the responsibility for finding them a governess. Thankfully that is delegated to his housekeeper, who he might add is blind as a bat. That really could be the only excuse she has for hiring Carlotta. Because Carlotta is far too beautiful to be a governess.
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(5.00 from 1 review)
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…