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Shield of Honor by L. J. Bonham
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,880. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013 by Sky Warrior Book Publishing/ Sky Warrior Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The only thing standing between you and home are 30,000 angry French knights. Young Edward De Clopton is the sole surviving heir to his family's wealth and position in England, but he doesn't want the job. His father thinks he's a bumbling idiot. His enemies think he's the last obstacle to power and wealth.
STOLEN IN PARIS: The Lost Chronicles of Young Ernest Hemingway: The Taming of Al Capone by David Wyant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Young Ernie Hemingway and his friends meet up with Al Capone and his gang as he travels north to do some business in Petoskey. Capone's trip is cut short when he reaches Horton Bay and something highly unlikely changes his life!
Mr. Wallace Takes a Wife by R.S. Dean
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General(3.60 from 5 reviews)
A small English community is shocked when the local eccentric announces his plans to marry a woman no one has ever seen. Is his intended a real person, or is she a figment of his imagination?
Daughter of Texas by Celia Hayes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 159,870. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A woman’s life in Texas: Before the cattle drives. Before the Alamo. Before the legends were born. She was there ...And she saw it all
The Travelers' Club: Fire and Ash by Michael Bradley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,560. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
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.
Peacemakers vol. 4 by Western Fictioneers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,170. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013 by Cane Hollow Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Available in one volume- all five nominees for the 2012 Peacemaker Award for Best Western Short Story, including the winner- "Adeline" by Wayne Dundee. Also includes stories by James J. Griffith, C. Courtney Joyner, Cheryl Pierson, and Troy D. Smith
Betsy Ross: Accidental Spy by Marilyn Clay
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,280. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
In Philadelphia 1776, Betsy Ross wonders what really happened the night of the munitions warehouse explosion that killed her husband John Ross. Was it an accident or was the warehouse fire intentionally set? Was someone attempting to steal the Patriot weapons and gunpowder stored there? When the authorities refuse to investigate the crime, Betsy vows to uncover the truth.
Notes Towards a Fatalist Theory of Decapitation by Benjamin Chambers
Price: $1.99 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.
Player's Wench by Marina Oliver
Series: 17th Century, Book 11. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,740. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Mr Atwell, a prosperous City merchant, is angry when his middle daughter, Honour, shows a preference for Robert Reade, and longs to visit the new Theatre. He plans to marry her to a suitably Puritan husband. Honour goes with her father's apprentice to Drury Lane, and is delighted with the play, but disaster brings Gervase Dunstone into her life and alters it for ever.
Desert Angels by Patrick Simpson
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.
In Defense Of Troy: The Prince's Ascent by Henry Cropsey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,320. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
The Trojan War is in its eighth year. Sarpedon King of Lykia leads its defense as Priam is too old to fight and his eldest son Hektor too inexperienced. Together the brave Sarpedon and the wily Priam have forged a motley alliance capable of holding out against the overwhelming might of Agamemnon’s armada. Agamemnon, though, is secretly implementing a new strategy to bring the City to its knees.
Issa by C. Frederick Braun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,890. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Suppose you found ancient scrolls that were written by the Buddhist Saint ISSA over two thousand years ago. Now imagine what would happen if you discovered that ISSA and Jesus Christ were one in the same and you were holding in your hands documents actually written by God. Who would want them and who would want them suppressed? Who would be willing to kill to get them? The Vatican? The CIA?
Tennessee Rain by Emylee Bishop Sturk
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.
Letters from the Fire by Alma Alexander
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,470. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » War
An angry woman lashes out at an American man smugly defending his country's right to attack hers. In the crowded reaches of cyberspace their initial bitter exchanges gradually turn into something else as they discover each other's mind and spirit. Their initial enmity is gradually transformed into an extraordinary friendship and love and they begin to make plans for a life together After the War.
Helga: Growing Up in Hitler's Germany by Karen Truesdell Riehl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,590. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ten-year-old Helga is forced to join the Hitler youth weekly meetings. Lies and treats are used to build her allegiance to the Fuhrer. As the war draws nearer to Berlin, Helga is sent away to a Youth Training Camp. Her slow disillusionment and harrowing escape home, is a coming-of-age story of a young girl's survival of Nazi mind control. A 2015 San Diego Book Awards Winner.
The New Adventures of the Whirlwind by Pro Se Press
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,080. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Johnston McCulley, the author responsible for Zorro, also created the mysterious avenger known as The Whirlwind. A young man leaves behind a life of wealth and privilege in Spain and journeys to california. He builds a new life with a new name, Pedro Garzos. As he settles into his new home, the man known as Pedro discovers tyrant, bandits, and other dangers that threaten the weak and powerless!
Sabotage at RKO Studio by Christopher Geoffrey McPherson
Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 84,580. Language: American English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Hollywood. 1933. James Murray’s first novel is a surprise success. On contract at a major film studio, he tries to figure out what’s behind a series of accidents plaguing various productions -- including "King Kong," the studio’s new film. "Sabotage at RKO Studio" is two novels in one: two parallel stories, featuring two heroes, working two cases in two different versions of 1930s Hollywood.
Warsaw Freedom by Kimberly Kaplan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,670. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Historical » General
Stefania and Paulina are Jewish women living in the Warsaw Ghetto during WWII. Stefania smuggles children out of the Ghetto. She tries to convince Paulina to smuggle out her son, Henryk. Paulina refuses. Stefania smuggles the boy out without Paulina's knowledge. After confronting Stefania, the two women get smuggled out together and have to survive hidden in Warsaw.
The States - An Informative and Humorous Guide to the United States of America by John Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,650. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012 by El Chupacabra Independent. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
A companion travel book. Very few books manage to capture reality and fantastically absurd humor like this one. You'll use it again and again. Perfect for road trips.