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Nega. I racconti e i disegni dei prigionieri della Santa Inquisizione a Palermo by Laura Leonardi
Price: Free! Words: 6,070. Language: Italian. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Una documentazione storica di grande valore e forza. Sette storie accompagnate da immagini, descrizioni, approfondimenti e audio per dar voce a disegni e scritte dolorose. Un viaggio unico e indimenticabile dentro un edificio maestoso e terribile. Presentato in anteprima durante il Workshop: BookAlive. Biblioteche e libri: il Futuro fra Tecnica e Innovazione. Steri, 11 Novembre 2014.
The Death of Johnny Ace by Steve Bergsman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,330. Language: American English. Published: January 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » General
The Death of Johnny Ace is based on rhythm & blues singer Johnny Ace, whose meteoric career was cut short by his unexpected death. Did he blow his brains out playing Russian roulette? Or was it just a tragic accident?
The Thebes Chronicles - Two Novels in Ancient Egypt (Book 1 & 2 Bundle) by Rory Liam Elliott
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,100. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012 by TopOfBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Enter a time and place in history and the ancient past - full of love, intrigue, passion, betrayal, desire, adventure and cruelty. Follow a young woman as she becomes the first female mummy maker in all of Egypt. The Thebes Chronicles bundle contains both novels: Daughter of the Nile and The Pharaoh’s Daughter.
Subtle Fluids by Georgiann Baldino
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Suffragettes are being murdered. Did Reverend Driscoll's fiery sermons incite the violence? What kind of predator hides behind a clerical collar?
The Tern Schooner (Privateers & Gentlemen) by Walter Jon Williams
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,950. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Heir to a privateering tradition, Gideon Markham brings his schooner into the Gulf of Mexico to wage unremitting war on the British who threaten America’s freedom. Gideon must face Jean Laffite’s pirates, a mutiny, an attack by Red Stick Creeks, and a British invasion . . . none of which are as alarming as Maria-Anna de Suarez, an attractive widow with her own way of fighting the war.
The Lost Tales of The Foundlings: Stefan by R M Garcia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
This is a Bonus chapter for The Foundlings by R.M. Garcia. Before he became a proud vampire of the Reich Bloodline, he was Stefan, orphaned street urchin hellbent on revenge. Long before he was firmly planted under Hulderich's boot, he learned to understand revenge, and the patience one needs to achieve goals.
Cathar by Stan Sauerwein
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,150. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
They believe in freedom and tolerance but for 13th Century Catholics, the free-loving Cathar nation in southern France is a threat to the very existence of their church. A cunning Pope's plan inspires a genocidal campaign to murder them all. With a young knight's quest for love and a cleric who's lost his soul, the bloody crusdade almost succeeds. Except for a single life. The last Cathar.
Lord Hugo's Bride by Marina Oliver
Series: 17th Century, Book 13. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,170. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical(4.00 from 1 review)
Hugo, Earl of Winton, decides it is time to marry and provide an heir, but Phillipa, his chosen bride, loves another man. Then he meets the delightful Sophie and his plans are overturned.
The Prioress' Tale by Margaret Frazer
Series: Dame Frevisse Medieval Mysteries, Book 9. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,500. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012 by Justin Alexander. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Under the harsh hand of its newly elected prioress, St. Frideswide's has become a place of deadly sin. The corruption has found fertile soil in the rage and greed of Domina Alys, who has turned the priory into a boarding house for her relatives, the Godfreys. If Frevisse cannot save the nunnery from itself, then St. Frideswide's may be no more... NOMINATED FOR THE 1998 EDGAR AWARD
Hired On by Will Starr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,700. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Hired On is Volume 2 of the award winning short stories of Will Starr. In the title story, Hired On, a young man who has just joined a trail herd as a cook suddenly finds himself faced with the challenge of a lifetime...alone
Falling From Grace by Claire Simons
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,650. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012 by L.A. Tripp. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
The fates of the two women become increasingly entwined between 2011 and 1887. Evie cannot rest until she has saved Claire and proven her own innocence. Can Evie save her, or is Claire doomed to repeat Evie's tragic history?
Finnegan's Gold by Kathryn Imbriani
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,330. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Penniless, pregnant and on the run after killing her abusive lover in self defense, Jenny Hanson wonders if life gets any worse than this. She needs a place to have her baby and chaos of Dawson City in the midst of the Gold Rush seems just the place for her to disappear in plain sight. But, she hitches a ride with the man sent to bring her to justice, North West Mounted Policeman Mike Finnegan.
Ballad of Liberty by Dmitry Berger
You set the price! Words: 111,390. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Russian
Based on historical events related to the life of anarchist Nestor Makhno, who, during the Russian Revolution and Civil War, headed a widespread libertarian movement, providing an effective political and military alternative to the left and right-wing supporters of centralized state: liberals, nationalists, the Whites, and the Bolsheviks, changing the course of history.
After Magic by Bruce Boston
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 13,610. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
VICTORIAN FANTASY Could Madame Tutoni, toast of five continents including Lemuria, really talk with spirits? Will stage magician, Stefphan Yarrow, ever discover real magic and ascend to the stars? Is Laslo Strand destined to end his career playing Hamlet to a monkey? How much borsch can one dwarf eat? After Magic is a quest, a love story, a fairy tale, and an historical slapstick.
What Lies Behind by Cynthia Hill
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,960. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas(2.00 from 1 review)
Behind the clouds of dementia, Lillian holds memories of a life that her granddaughter Lisa could never imagine. Lillian kept her extraordinary life a secret, retreating into a lonely, bitter existence. Curious about her grandmother's mysterious past, Lisa unearths a long-buried secret that may finally bring the truth to light.
Long Trail to Ellsworth by Lon D. Haden
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,000. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
Gunfighter Chase Bucklin agrees to help his recently widowed sister-in-law trail a herd of cattle from southwest Texas to the railhead at Ellsworth, Kansas, but first he must rescue his kidnapped nephews. Then armed with a six-gun on his hip, and a Bible in his saddlebag, Bucklin and his partner Yancy Andersen deal with desperados, Indians, violent storms and a flooding river.
Einstein's Cosmic Journey - A Biographical Fantasy of Quantum Proportions by Walter E. Jacobson, M.D.
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 23,710. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Albert Einstein, 76 years old, having failed to discover the Unified Field Theory, invents a device which folds time and space, bringing him face to face with his 40 year old self, who, along with psychoanalyst Carl Jung and quantum physicist Wolfgang Pauli, helps him to resolve personal conflicts and solve the mathematical puzzle that has been plaguing him for decades.
Out From The Woods by Steven Ehrlick
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 140,760. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In 1956, four men dug up the grave of the legendary Canadian artist Tom Thomson only to discover the bones of an anonymous Indian. This mysterious discovery unravels in the 1960’s as we follow the Ontario summers of Alex Cutler, a camper who comes under the spell of a beautiful wild child from Buffalo and the tutelage of Thomas Tucker – canoe guide, artist and keeper of Tom Thomson's secrets.
Sherlock Holmes Investigates. The Barking Emporium by Philip van Wulven
Series: Sherlock Holmes Investigates, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
The great detective uncovers a convoluted conspiracy to conceal the cause of two fires, one of which results in the death of an elderly couple. Dr Watson records the fine details which lead to the exposure of the villains.
Billy Penland book three Finding Home by Marylou Stewart
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,700. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
While searching for a home, Billy and his family stopped at the Bohannan's farm to pick cotton. There two of his children found future spouses and they rescued a young woman whose husband frequently beat her. Bus and Jess, two of Billy's children, took her home to her parents in Keechi where they found a hundred-and-eighty acre farm for sale that was perfect for them and their future families.