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A Note from Ichiyo by Rei Kimura
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,350. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Behind every face is a life and a story… The Japanese 5,000 yen note circulates round the world and changes hands every minute but has anyone really stopped to look at the face on this note? Take a closer look and you will see the face of a young Meiji era Japanese woman looking serenely out at a 21st century world she has never known nor ever dreamt she would be a part of someday.
Payasos de bronce by Julián Sanz Pascual
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,180. Language: Spanish. Published: May 19, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Demetrio Pérez Ortiz del Campo, un simple estudiante universitario de medicina, descubrió que su mundo se tambaleaba.
The Death Cart by Joanne Schoenwald
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,190. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
It's the 14th century. The Black Death has overtaken a small German town. Greeta, a talented young servant girl, finds a cache of manuscripts in a forest castle. But Greeta is in more danger than just the plague. A local priest, a conflicted monk and a disgraced knight help her uncover a mystery and translate the historical texts for clues to fight the plague. A trial leads to a chilling climax.
Xs and Os by Jan Morrill
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
This Pushcart nominated story takes place in Arkansas during World War II. When Jubie Lee Franklin meets Sachiko Kimura, they find though their skin color is different, they have something in common.
Much Secret Sorrow: Guy of Gisborne 1 by L.J. Hutton
Series: Guy of Gisborne, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 277,110. Language: British English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Robin Hood: you know the stories, you know the hero – or do you? How did he elude so many sheriffs? Overcome so many adversaries? Alone ...or was there a man on the inside? History paints Sir Guy of Gisborne blacker than black, the enemy of a great English hero, but on his death-bed Guy reveals to his confessor the secrets of his double life – as spy and covert enemy of the very sheriffs he served
A Touch of Jasmine by Brenda B. Dawson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,640. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014 by 2fires Publishing Co.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Orphaned in 1840's New York, Molly endured life among the many slum urchins, until rescued by good Samaritans and placed in a seemingly good home in Arkansas. There, the feisty Molly discovered nothing good about the home and vowed to escape. Returning to Jasmine Plantation, Arkansas, Sonny Scott found his only love had died birthing his son a year earlier.
A Whole Other World "Life in the Shadows of Prison" by Chip Valley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,230. Language: American English. Published: May 16, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
Vietnam vet Carter takes a job as a prison guard, immersing himself in the world of hardened inmates, cramped cells and locked doors. He learns the routines, uncovers the deceptions and takes on the challenges of prison life. Inmates lie, cheat, steal, gamble, and commit assault and rape—all daily occurrences faced by the correctional staff. To survive, Carter must earn the inmates’ respect
Ever the Twins Shall Meet by C. Norman Noble
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,020. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
March of 88 AD. The marketplace in Smyrna. Suddenly, a commotion erupts and a handsome young man is being confronted by a merchant and two Roman legionnaires and on the say-so of several eye-witnesses, is taken into custody for a theft that had occurred the prior day. But he didn't do it. Wasn't even in the city. Only one explanation: he has a twin! And so it is, and so the story begins.
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.
Dark September by Brendan Gerad O'Brien
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,010. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
When Germany invades mainland Britain, Irishman Danny O’Shea must get his son, Adam, to neutral Ireland. They witness an attack on a German convoy carrying the blueprints for a new weapon, and when Danny goes to the aid of a dying woman, both the Germans and the insurgents believe she’s told Danny where the blueprints are. He's catapulted into a world of betrayal and brutal double-cross.
Buffalo Talker by Troy D. Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013 by Cane Hollow Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Orphaned and mentally challenged, Bobby Devane’s cruel uncle called him “slow and backward.” But Bobby had a very special ability –and the Cheyenne band that takes him in can recognize what no one he knew before ever could… A short story by Peacemaker and Spur Award winner Troy D. Smith
Risking Exposure by Jeanne Moran
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,740. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General(4.00 from 1 review)
When a fourteen-year-old Hitler Youth member contracts polio, she begins a journey from which there is no return, one that changes her status from Nazi insider to Nazi target.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Book Thief by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 98 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 123. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » General
“The Book Thief” was written by Markus Zusak, an Australian novelist. It was a highly successful book when it was published in 2006 for the first time. The story of the novel is narrated by Death. The story is set in Nazi Germany. The narrator explains that he was very busy like Germany was busy.
The Weeping Chamber by Sigmund Brouwer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,900. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Simeon's life is falling apart, and he fears he may never see his wife and daughter again. As he arrives in Jerusalem for Passover, he is looking for a miracle. In this novel, Sigmund Brouwer retells the passion of Christ through the eyes of one man as he experiences an astonishing encounter with Christ in his last hours of life.
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.
The Assassin's Tale by S.J.A. Turney
Series: Ottoman Cycle, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,680. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Adventure » Action
1493. The former thief-turned-unwitting-explorer Skiouros returns from the New World with his eyes set on Borgia-controlled Italy. Gathering old friends to his cause he once more sets out upon his quest for vengeance against the pretender Sultan, Cem. But in a world of corruption and wickedness, does Skiouros really have the darkness of heart to murder a man in cold blood?
Stone McGuire and the Lost Inca Gold by Edward McCullough
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 63,580. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action(5.00 from 1 review)
A treasure of Inca gold has been lost in the mountains of Ecuador for nearly five hundred years. In 1989 a ruthless group of world leaders want this gold to accelerate their plans for global economic domination. Stone McGuire is an archaeologist who knows how to read the Inca records. Events are set in motion to have Stone McGuire find the lost Inca gold.
The Marquis and the Mistress by Dominique Eastwick
Series: House of Lords, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,860. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Lord Simon James Winston, seventh Marquis of Breckinridge, can have anything he wants, except the woman he loves. After Chandra, his lover of two years, spurns his marriage offer, he does his best to forget her. When friends discussed the services of Madame Eve one night over cards, it seems like just the thing to get him over his heartbreak. Can one evening heal past hurts?
Caledonii: Birth of a Nation. (Part Four: The Romans Invade) by Ian Hall
Series: Caledonii: Birth of a Nation, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,530. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
80 AD. Calach, chief's eldest son, has promised aid to the south if the Romans ever invade. When the Roman Legion marches, he knows the clans must act together, and strike fast. They ride south, but the reality of war catches them all by surprise. Calach must fight for his life amidst the fractional leadership. This marks the beginning of the northern Pictish resistance against the Roman invasion.