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Land of Broken Promises - Patsy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,000. Language: British English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Patsy’s plans to study for a career in palaeontology are thwarted as the outbreak of WW2 maroons her in Palestine, the land of her childhood. When Rommel’s army is poised to invade Palestine, she joins a British-organized network of Palestinian Jews set up to defy the Germans should they succeed in invading the country she loves.
Liberty's Promise
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,870. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Based on a real event that happened in the lives of the McGohon family, Liberty’s Promise takes the reader from 1774 to the end of the Revolutionary War. Mark McGohon’s part in the Continental Army and the role Betsy Jones must play as a British soldier finally bring them back together. When they meet again, Betsy has a secret that Mark may not be able to understand.
Young Mr. Darcy in Love
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,770. Language: American English. Published: June 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
In Altman’s seventh installment of The Darcys and the Bingleys, she follows the children of the characters of Pride and Prejudice as they struggle to right the wrongs of the past and find their own wedded bliss.
Waterproof: A novel of the Johnstown Flood
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,260. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Fifty years after an earthen dam broke and sent a thirty foot wall of raging destruction down on the city of Johnstown, Pennsylvania, Pamela McRae looks back on the tragedy with new perspective. This fast-moving retrospective propels the reader forward much as did the flood itself.
Look Away
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 255,000. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The 14-year-old Confederate private and the young slave laborer knew each other before the war but would not have called each other friends. The soldier is struggling to stay alive day by bloody day but finds himself dragged into the slave's determined effort pry his young family out of bondage.
Wayfaring Strangers
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,240. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In 1849 three routes existed to the California gold fields: wagon train; around Cape Horn; and across the Gulf of Mexico, overland through Panama and up the west coast. Three parties take one route each—two men fleeing a murder charge, another man pursuing them, and a Melungian family from East Tennessee. How their lives touch each other is the focus of this gold rush adventure.
Swallowcliffe Hall 1893: Eugenie's Story
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Series: Swallowcliffe Hall. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,340. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
For ‘Downton Abbey’ fans: a new title in the popular Swallowcliffe Hall series! Here is the journal of Eugenie Vye: the prettiest debutante of the 1890 season – yet somehow three years later, still unmarried. Eugenie must find a husband before the season's out or be packed off to India. Told in her own inimitable style, this is an account of one unconventional Edwardian girl's search for love.
The Hunley: The Civil War’s Secret Weapon
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,150. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(3.00 from 1 review)
This is the story of those men, the crew of the H.L. Hunley, the first submarine to sink a battleship. The Civil War mission came to a tragic end when the Hunley disappeared shortly after completing its task in the waters off the South Carolina coast in February 1864. The fate of the vessel and its crew remained a mystery until 1995.
Пути Голгофы
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,540. Language: Russian. Published: August 29, 2013 by Asteroid Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Роман Пути Гогофы повествует о том мрачном времени, когда Римской империей правил обезумевший император Тиберий, в Иудее бесчинствовал его ставленник Понтий Пилат, и странствовал по земле Израиля Иисус Христос. В книге автор, основываясь на не-религиозных источниках и исторических фактах, попытался восстановить события того далекого прошлого.
Sold into Slavery: The Middle Passage, The Story of Adaku Part II
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,130. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Part 2 on the Middle Passage in the series Sold into Slavery, The Story of Adaku promises an inspiring journey that dwells on friendship and love, of hardships and terror, of betrayals and loyalties, all forged amidst the roar of slavery on the harsh Atlantic seas.
Using Toonies
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 108,330. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
An American journalist's roadtrip to Toronto to start a new job writing travel articles for Canada's largest newspaper soon spirals out of control into a frantic quest to understand what the hell a Quebec separatist is before it's too late.
Tender
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 181,820. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Stephen King: "Mark Childress's novel, TENDER, is a little more than just a fine novel; it is a big, all-American, Technicolor dreamboat of a book, as vital and as intense as anything I've read in the last 10 years. Childress's understanding and love of this new music lends Tender the sort of piney woods authenticity I associate with such American classics as Elmer Gantry and All The King's Men."
Come Green Grass
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 141,940. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
in 1894 seventeen-year-old Leah Clayborn finds herself in Nebraska cow country. Orphaned and accustomed to a genteel life in Ohio,Leah nevertheless plunges into the rough,chaotic ranch life of a mysterious uncle she's never met. So begins a perilous journey of prairie fires, accidents, gunfights,intrigue, and love.
That Summer in Normandy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,030. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Nelly Spencer, an animal rescuer in northern France, investigates an isolated farm in Normandy, where she discovers an Allied jeep from the D-Day invasion. An elderly farm lady, Louise, recounts the story of an injured Canadian soldier she hid in the summer of 1944, and his love for a nurse who risked betrayal. Louise's revelations confront Nelly with the uncertainty surrounding her own childhood.
The Pride of Howard County
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,550. Language: American English. Published: June 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is the story of John Lincoln as he travels from the suburbs of Macon Georgia to New York City and finally to the Roger’s farm in Howard County Missouri. It’s on this farm a wayward spirit discovers a life he couldn’t have ever imagined, a place to heal and have his faith in mankind restored. With intense highs and crushing lows this is the story of the enduring nature of the human spirit caug
My Mother's Ring: A Holocaust Historical Novel
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,580. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
~Runner-up in the 2014 London Book Festival~ In this tell-all novel, survivor Henryk Frankowski recounts his life before, during, and after the Holocaust.
One Notch to Death (Storm Family Western #4)
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Series: Storm Family - Cattlemen Saga, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,730. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013 by Piccadilly Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Mart Storm rode into the shadow of death, braced by two gunmen, caught in their crossfire. The order had gone out – “Kill the Storms. Cut then down one by one. Start with Mart. He’s the most dangerous one of them all.” Number 4 in the all exciting traditional Western adventures of the Storm Family created by the bestselling author, Matt Chisholm.
Winds of Betrayal Series Boxed Set
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Price: $5.98 USD. Words: 269,850. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
WINDS OF BETRAYAL BOX SET The Cry For Freedom Embrace of the Enemy Kiss of Deceit A rousing family saga for the fight for America's independence! Follow Hannah and Jonathan Corbett path to Freedom! The winds of change brews over the colonies. With war looming on the horizon, the siblings soon discover there is a price to be paid for the cry for freedom.
The Highlander's Triumph
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Series: Stolen Bride, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,560. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Lady Mariana wants nothing more than to break free of the tyrannical hold the English king has on her. When he sends her to Scotland with a message for the rebels, instead of obeying his orders, she finds herself submitting to her desires. After one sizzling, life-altering night, Brandon and Mariana must part ways. But Mariana has no intention of betraying her heart again.
It's Just Lola
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,750. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014 by S & H Publishing, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Born in1894, youngest daughter of a Peruvian landowner, Lola was seduced at an early age and forced to leave her father’s plantation. Twice widowed with three children by age 21, Lola braved German U-boats off the coast of South America in her quest for security and happiness. Lola lived a life of drama and hardship from the Andes to San Francisco, but she never gave up and never stopped loving.