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Thunder in the West (A Storm Family Western #6)
Series: Storm Family - Cattlemen Saga, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,920. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Mart Storm should have died that night. No doubt about it. He carried a thirty-thirty slug in his belly and a forty-four had creased his skull. A lesser man would have been dead within the hour. But Mart wasn’t a lesser man. He wasn't going to die in New Mexico - the men shot him were, only they didn't know it yet. 6th in the Storm Family cattlemen saga from best-selling author Matt Chisholm.
Some Winds Blow Forever
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 Pyrate's Lair
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,620. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A Short Story - Feisty young Tudor-era curate's daughter Mary Brandon has a fascination for pirates. But when an ill-advised foray into a sea cave turns up an actual pirate, the legendary Captain Currie, her life takes a drastic change in course.
Lucia in Wartime
Series: Tom Holt's Mapp and Lucia Series, Book 1. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 64,320. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Nonfiction » History » War
Across the Channel, the battle rages. On the Tilling front, another battle is being fought—the constant war of wits and social ascendancy between Lucia Pillson and Elizabeth Mapp-Flint. Lucia invariably wins the day. But how long will she be able to retain the admiration of all Tilling if her power remains unchecked? The first of Tom Holt’s official sequels to E.F. Benson’s Lucia series.
Belly Gunner: Remembering My Han
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
In this short story, the life of a World War Two ball turret gunner changes in 1997 when his grandson sends him a review of Star Wars on that movie's 20th anniversary release.
Buffalo Talker
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
A Civil Conflict
Series: 17th Century, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,680. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The English Civil War that divides families and friends. Lysbeth is torn between Royalist, Roundhead, and the charismatic Sir James.
Coming Home
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 90,240. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
“A woman’s love is strong, more powerful than all the ghosts in Ireland...” After a year in America, an Irish village girl yearns to return to the green land that is her heart’s home. War and betrayal have taken everything from Cavan Callaghan—his home, his family, and the woman he loved. As the ghosts of a past that can never quite be forgotten rise to threaten their newfound happiness.
Notes Towards a Fatalist Theory of Decapitation
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,360. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
This quirky, brief historical fiction retells the life of Major-General Charles "Chinese" Gordon -- best-known for stubbornly ignoring orders and dying at Khartoum in 1885 in a quixotic effort to resist Muslim rebels. A charismatic religious crank and do-gooder, Gordon gained distinction leading the Ever Victorious Army against Christ's Younger Brother in China during the Taiping Rebellion.
Tennessee Rain
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 81,330. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
A harrowing, historic tale of an ever struggling southern family. Spanning three generations and showing just how quickly and close to home history can repeat itself, this novel is hard to put down and sure to please.
Colonial Capers
You set the price! Words: 8,230. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
In a darkened boathouse on the edge of Boston Harbor, Phineas Phillips and a small band of dissidents sit quietly watching two British ships that are at anchor along the Pearl Street Wharf. Soon a band of heathen Indians will board the two schooners and toss all the tea into the harbor. With advance knowledge of what may happen, Phineas and friends have a different plan in mind.
Desert Angels
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 192,090. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » General
Fans of Dances with Wolves: this book is for you! What if the legends are true? What if there are angels? And one of them is a white girl…and the other a Native American woman? What if circumstances bring them together in a common cause…to stop a savage Indian War and to save two men; the lover of one…the beloved tribal chief of the other? Nothing stands in their way…except prejudice…except death.
Iron In His Soul
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,590. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Old Testament story of Joseph, in The Bible, has fascinated people for centuries. Here is a man who held a unique place in history. His is a true ‘rags to riches’ story, told out against the backdrop of the ancient Egyptian Empire. It is a story of hatred, of treachery, of slavery, prison and ultimate triumph.
Pilgrimage
Series: Jean Bellimont, Book 1. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 103,980. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Pilgrimage tells the story of one man's search for redemption. Jean Bellimont - scribe to the Bishop of Troyes - journeys to Santiago de Compostella to seek absolution for murdering a beggarwoman. Set in 13th Century France and the first of a trilogy, the novel draws a convincing picture of a medieval pilgrimage wrapped within a compelling story of true drama that lasts until the last page.
The Death Cart
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,900. 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.
The Prisoner of War (Pilot): Part I of the Serial Novel
Price: Free! Words: 12,440. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A mysterious warrior held for ransom. A small, brave kingdom under threat from a distant monarch. Three young people unknowingly swept up by history, whose choices could shift the course of a nation. Published serially in the 19th century style made famous by Dickens and Dumas, THE PRISONER OF WAR is a tale of adventure, romance, and political intrigue set at the height of the Viking Age.
Shadows on Stoney Creek
Series: Sarah's Journey, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,360. Language: American English. Published: July 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
Sarah dreams of opening Stoney Creek's first school. She'd even like girls to attend! But strange things are happening. The fire in the schoolroom is blazing when they arrive. Food and clothing disappear from settlers' homes. There are threats of wildcats, Indians, blizzards. Still, the determined Sarah vows, with God's help, she won't let whatever is lurking in the shadows steal her dream.
The Thunderous Hearts
Price: Free! Words: 6,720. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A villainous land baron kidnaps a young woman, intent on making her his bride in order to gain her father's oil-rich property. But he doesn't count on her secret love coming to the rescue.
A Dreaming Moon
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 58,300. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013 by Fiction4All. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Hatebe was the center of her tribe, the child of a god and venerated as the one person that could speak on behalf of the ancestors of her land. But when a group of alien people come from across the ocean and invade the coastal lands of sixteenth century Costa Rica, Hatebe will learn that the path that one thinks they will take is not always the path that is meant for them.
The Carrier Pigeon
Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
While out chasing each other, two children come across a carrier pigeon with a conflicting message that may put them in harm's way.