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The Horus Women - Short Stories by Marcella Denise Spencer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,620. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
As the new monarch in Kham (ancient Egypt), Sobekkara Sobekneferu has two fears. One is that the noblemen in her court would murder her, because after all, she is a woman on a man's throne. Her second fear is the rise of the warriors, a class with the training and means to topple the throne if they wished to. Sobekkara enlists the aid of a sau, an amulet maker, who curses the monarch's scepter.
Dawn Drums by Robert Walton
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 52,800. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013 by Moonlight Mesa Associates. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Historical » USA
May of 1864 was perhaps the Civil War's most terrible month. Dawn Drums begins at this crucial time and its action coincides closely with the sesquicentennial of the events it depicts. Despite the Civil War's horror and savagery, the main characters of this truly gripping, historical novel emerge as heroes who, even today, remain inspirational and noble.
After the Fog by Kathleen Shoop
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,800. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The sins of the mother… In the steel town of Donora, Pennsylvania, site of the infamous 1948 “killing smog,” headstrong nurse Rose Pavlesic tends to her family and neighbors. As the smog descends she is faced with conflict she never imagined. A love story, the gritty plot is propelled by choices made under pressure and Rose's attempts to forgive herself and let her family’s healing begin.
The Night's Dark Shade: A Novel of the Cathars by Elena Maria Vidal
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,660. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
"From the first page, Vidal draws the reader into a vibrant world of action and emotion. Raphaelle de Miramande is an engaging young heroine, bravely facing physical and moral dangers and dilemmas in search of truth and love. Vidal's novel captures the spirit of the Middle Ages." ~Stephanie A. Mann, author of Supremacy and Survival
Strife Beyond Tamar by Marina Oliver
Series: 17th Century, Book 7. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,970. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Cornwall and its people are involved in the Civil War. Royalists in Cornwall are determined to keep the Roundheads out of the county.
The Earl's Engagement (The Reluctant Grooms Series Volume V) by Anne Gallagher
Series: The Reluctant Grooms. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,630. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
When Lord Bailey decides to act as fake fiancé for a friend in trouble, falling in love with her was not part of the plan.
Shadow on the Stones [Guardians of the Tall Stones #3] by Moyra Caldecott
Series: Guardians of the Tall Stones, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,450. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012 by Mushroom Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Kyra and Khu-ren must resist barbarity and destruction in the third book in the Guardians of the Tall Stones series.
Owl Dance by DavidLeeSummers1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,540. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014 by Sky Warrior Book Publishing/ Sky Warrior Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Owl Dance is a Weird Western steampunk novel. The year is 1876. Sheriff Ramon Morales of Socorro, New Mexico, meets a beguiling woman named Fatemeh Karimi, who is looking to make a new start after escaping the oppression of her homeland. When an ancient life form called Legion comes to Earth, they are pulled into a series of events that will change the history of the world as we know it.
Iron Heart by Jory Sherman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,060. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
Violence stole young Ben Brand's family from him, but blessed with uncanny speed and skill with a gun and befriended by an old mountain man, Ben sets out on a bloody quest for vengeance. As he tracks his enemies over the years and the miles, Ben battles men and the elements—and risks his own soul—to become the avenging nemesis known as Iron Heart! Originally published under pen-name Walt Denver.
Oh What Will You Give Me by Mark Lind-Hanson
Series: Julian Plectrum, medieval fantasy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,970. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Book Three of the Julian Plectrum series finds The Fallen Lady tavern getting on its feet, the occupation of Baron Anselm’s Trewidden castle by hostile royalists, infiltration into Cornwall of inquisitional monks, shady minstrels, restive miners, and ultimately, Julian’s recognition that the Welsh Rising is doomed.
Kingfish Ascendant Book One: The Rise of Huey Long by Joe Alfieri
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,130. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Before his inauguration, Franklin Delano Roosevelt is assassinated in Miami. On a train to Washington D.C., Sen. Huey Long devises a plan to take FDR’s place. Turmoil erupts when he claims to be the true heir to FDR, challenging the political establishment. The army is called out as violence spreads. Will the nation survive the chaos, or turn to the fiery populist from Louisiana as a savior?
Western Tales! Vol. 4 by Troy D. Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,950. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Western fiction from some of the most exciting writers in the genre today- from veteran favorites to rising stars! In this volume: Ned Christie’s Fort by Troy D. Smith The Old Dog’s Day by Lee Aaron Wilson If You’ve Got the Saddle by John D. Nesbitt The Songbird of Seville by Vonn McKee The Partners’ Tale: Dead Man’s Gold by R.E. Chamberlain
The Vagabond Vicar by Charlotte Brentwood
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,340. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Desperate for adventure abroad, William finds himself stranded in a small village, the newly appointed vicar. Despite his determination to escape unshackled, his head is turned by the eccentric artist Cecilia. She is intended for another man, but they form a deep connection. Just it seems love may triumph, a scandal from William’s past threatens to end his career - and his chance at love.
Mission to Seoul by Thomas Wood
Price: Free! Words: 45,220. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Missionary Boyce Mann travels back to the Republic of Korea during the 1970's to find out the truth about his father's death during the Korean War. I an Korea that is a strange mixture of modern industry and medieval traditions, of Christianity, Shamanism, and democratic façade masking a brutal totalitarian dictatorship will Boyce uncover the truth?
Sand Hills Sioux by Arch Gallen
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,320. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Dispatched by his family to find land with ample graze and water, Adam Pike faces a frontier unlike any world he knew. Razor sharp and built like a bull, he meets kindly ranchers, brutal cowhands, savage Indians and a seductive widow who show what was needful knowing to tame the frontier.
Vampyre Translyvania Coterie 1208 Chapters 1 - 3 by Dawn And Josh Siewert
Price: Free! Words: 18,930. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Chapter 1 is the eve of Elizabeth's siring and she is writing down all she can remember from her human years. Chapter 2 Elizabeth describes her first weeks as a Vampire and then she goes on to describe her Coronation Festival being held in her honor. Chapter 3 will lead you through traveling to an unsavory realm, falling in love and dealing with the aftermath of that love.
No Quarter: Dominium - Novella 1 by MJL Evans & Gary O'Connor
Price: Free! Words: 25,820. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » General(4.71 from 7 reviews)
We begin in 1689 Port Royal, Jamaica with Atia Crisp and her sister Livia shipwrecked and sold into slavery. They are separated and Atia is used as a pawn in a deadly card game until she is liberated by Capitaine la Roche (aka pirate Gator Gar). They take refuge at Cherry Red's brothel and meet up with allies including the medication loving Dr. Strangewayes and Theodore Binge, the card shark.
Celtic Dawn by Gavin Chappell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,510. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Britain, 400 BC. The High King is dead, and he leaves two sons, Brennos and Belinos, who are both supported by rival tribal factions. One of the brothers is destined to be High King, the other to be banished. And yet his deeds in exile will resound down the centuries when the savage Celtic tribes burst down from the Alps to sack the nascent city-state of Rome...
El ruido del silencio by José Navarro Ballesteros
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 89,980. Language: Spanish. Published: May 18, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
“El ruido del silencio” trata de los emigrantes que en los años sesenta y antes se abrieron camino en ciudades que necesitaban mano de obra, como Barcelona o Madrid.
Some Winds Blow Forever by Norbert Mercado
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,280. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian, Fiction » Historical » General
Cara, a well traveled Lithuanian-American businesswoman, has uncovered the truth she was asked to search for in Macau. Ecological destruction results in a terrifying natural disaster.