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The Veiled Assassin, a Novel of the Late Roman Empire
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Series: The Embers of Empire, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,970. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014 by Eyes and Ears. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
A thrilling spy adventure in 347 AD Numidia, "A Veiled Assassin" takes the 'Roman fiction' fan to a broiling desert beset by suicidal extremists fighting the Roman army and the Christian church it now defends. Marcus wagers that surviving a deadly mission will earn him freedom from slavery, but has he bargained on betrayal by the man he respects most in the world? Fast-paced and well-researched.
Sol's Song
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,760. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Berlin, 1922. World War I is over. Most of the world enjoys peace and prosperity, but Germany suffers. People dine on cats and dogs. German money is rapidly becoming worthless. Amid the problems, two boys--Solomon Freund, Jewish, and Erich Weisser, Catholic--declare themselves "brothers in blood." But as their friendship grows, so does Hitler's power over the German people.
Waters of Sul
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,480. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012 by Mushroom Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
At Aquae Sulis, Britain, 72AD, a statue of the hated Emperor Claudius is being erected. But the local people are threatening rebellion...
Solomon's Ring
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
A short story about Jevan, a Knight Hospitaller during the 1st crusade. Attempting to escape a group of Muhammadan warriors, he finds himself lost underground in an underground labyrinth. He must work with his former enemy to find a way to escape creatures Jevan has only read about in the books in his fathers library in France. He must win his way free with a sure sword and a clever wit.
Axis
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Hatched in Afghanistan, the 9/11 attack was carried out by al Qaeda’s Hamburg Cell, code-named Axis. CIA’s Hamburg station officers got wind of it and were almost able to foil it. Almost - but not quite. This short story, fictionalized for security and readability, relates the events. Contains Special Offer
Lucia Triumphant
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Series: Tom Holt's Mapp and Lucia Series, Book 2. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 78,760. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In postwar Britain, Lucia and Elizabeth continue to vie for ascendency over the quaint town of Tilling. Who will prevail? Neither woman, if the Tillingites can help it, for their antics offer the best entertainment in town. The second of Tom Holt’s officially sanctioned sequels to the hilarious “Lucia” novels of E.F. Benson. First published in 1986.
Ned Kelly's Son
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 114,680. Language: Australian English. Published: January 31, 2014 by Dream Write Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
What are the odds that a chance meeting of like souls in 1958 would result in the resurrection of hidden accounts of a mother and her son, whose amazing lives challenge the legend of Australia’s most iconic bushranger?
Northrop Hall
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 95,870. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
It seems that life at Northrop Hall is a changeless hierarchy in which the gentry know their manners and the servants know their place. Witchart ensures the smooth running of the household, Jimson, keeps the grounds immaculate, Nanny Stone rules the nursery, Miss Poole teaches the estate children to recite their catechism and pay homage to the great Arndale family. But 1914 approaches.
The Winter Tree: Tales of Borschland, Volume 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In 1642, two adventurers from the Dutch East India Company quest through the wilderness of what will become the nation of Borschland to find a tree blooming in the dead of winter. On that tree, so natives tell the tale, a pair of fabulous silver skates hang, guarded by a monster. When the Dutchmen arrive, however, what they find is even stranger than the legend.
EXODUS или тайна Cоюза Cета
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Price: $3.33 USD. Words: 109,300. Language: Russian. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Роман "Exodus или тайна Союза Сета" возвращает нас в те далекие времена, когда великий пророк Еврейского народа Моисей пришел в Египет для того, чтобы освободить Израиль из многовекового рабства. События древности поразительным образом переплетаются с действиями, происходящими в наши дни...
The Travelers' Club: Fire and Ash
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,560. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
The Travelers’ Club is back! As 1880 draws to a close, the members of the secret British adventuring group, The Travelers’ Club, are back in the saddle and looking for trouble. With new members along for the ride, the intrepid team will take on international spies, wily women and the ancient Atlantean threat at the very Gates to Hell in the Territory of Arizona and the untamed American West.
Victory Or Death
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1836 Texas, after the Alamo falls, Jim Wilson is ready to flee with his wife and his life. But his father fought at Valley Forge, and soon he discovers that, whatever the consequences, he must make a commitment for “Victory or Death
A Merry Requiem, Part I The Gathering Storm
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 118,540. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
(4.00 from 1 review)
Paris, 1822. With a new wife and a successful career as a writer, Philippe Etienne seems to have it all. But a series of tragedies puts him in conflict with the King, and he begins to doubt all he has ever believed. With revolution in the air, Philippe must decide, once and for all, which side he is on – and what price he is willing to pay.
Tango in Madeira
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,500. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013 by Marble City Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A Dance of Life, Love and Death. A disillusioned soldier looks for love. An exiled Emperor fears assassination. Agatha Christie takes a holiday. And George Bernard Shaw learns to tango.
Ants in the Sun
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 93,870. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
This story of one young Scandinavian's plight to find self is filled with adventure, faith, love, revenge and the unforgiving brutality of war. Ants in the Sun brings to life the people of the Viking Age and the challenges they faced. For the lovers of high adventure and stories with characters as real as the people in modern times, this is a book that is hard to put down.
The Eternal Flame
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Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
We do as we must in these troubled times to reconstruct that which God destroyed.
Wexford Tales: Artful
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Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Although unknown by his face or apparel on his arrival in any town, word of the storyteller’s wondrous tales pass from mouth to ear, and a welcome is guaranteed…
Forgotten Egypt I - Nefayiati
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 72,220. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A historical novel based on the 18th dynasty of ancient Egypt, unveils the life of a young commoner who, despite her wish to live a normal life, is faced with her fate to become Queen. Young Nefayiati (who later becomes known as Queen Nefertiti), who after constant struggles of running away from her destiny, perpetually gets pulled back to her life in the palace.
Faded Roses
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,870. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012 by Don Johnson. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The faded roses of yesterday waft back with compelling intensity, touching the lives of those today in a sad yet often uplifting way. Fern Smith-Brown has written large the souls of Josiah Johnson, Cassie De Carlo, and Sam Sloan in this finely crafted novel of the past. It explores the 30s with trains, hobos, and hard times. But always speaks of love.
Helga's Story: A Child of NAZI Germany
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,380. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Living history through the eyes of a young German Girl Although fiction, Helga's Story is based on recollections of the real Helga, who barely survived the near total destruction of her native Germany.