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Lady Hathaway's Indecent Proposal
By Suzanna Medeiros
Series: Hathaway Heirs, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,570. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
The newly widowed Miranda Hathaway asks her former love, the Earl of Sanderson, to help her conceive a child—one whom she means to pass off as the next Hathaway heir. Miranda knows she is infertile, but her deception gives her three weeks with Sanderson. He plans to use that time to finally consign Miranda Hathaway to the past, while she hopes to build memories that will last her a lifetime.
Nietzsche, A Fictional Biography
By Suzanne Steinberg
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 257,520. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
There are no answers to humanity's pain, but Nietzsche was one of the few men who dared to look into the abyss and ask why.
Where the Guardian Rests
By Robert Coleman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,390. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
It is 589. A group of intruders raid a farm, intent on plundering the harvest; its occupants are all killed, except a young woman and her baby. Eldred, the leader, is forced to adopt the child. When the boy discovers his true identity, there is a family quarrel, followed by turmoil at the farm, and he pursues his adopted family's enemies. A story from the Lost Century of the Dark Ages.
The Sage
By Robin Ballard
Series: The Lost Spells of Egypt, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,390. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In Book Two, Ahmose continues the archivist’s legacy. Egypt prepares for war. Strife with the Sand-Dwellers to the east threatens stability and even Ahmose and Kai’s friendship is put to the test. In the midst of conflict, the archivist’s murderer returns and he is looking for revenge. He would like nothing more than to silence Ahmose forever.
Ebb And Flow
By John Porter
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Two centuries of one of Australia's founding families unfold as generations are shaped and moulded by historic events, relationships, and the grand and majestic sweep of the Hawkesbury River. One in a series of ten short stories published in a compilation entitled A Collection Of Dirty Little Stories.
The Cross Of Santiago
By Evie Gaughan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,400. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
When a long-lost aunt bequeaths a mysterious golden cross to Amanda Morrison, a strange series of events ensues. On a quest to find the truth about her family's past, Amanda unlocks the secret to an ancient love story, destined to find its happy ending. An intriguing tale of love, redemption and the power of a soul's promise.
Axis
By Carlos Luria
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
Moonrakers at Peace and War
By Brooke Broadbent
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,150. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Family history
Navigating between fact and fiction and constantly seeking to uncover truth, Moonrakers recounts the story of immigrants from Wiltshire England to Canada and the United States in the 19th and 20th centuries as they encounter the forces governing their lives whether they are political, religious, economic, legal or social.
Texas Rain Dance
By Robert C. Waggoner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The most publicized drought was during the 1930s. However, from 1950 ~ 1957 there was an equally, if not more severe drought, in the Midwest of the USA. This historical story is fiction based upon fact. It's a story of one family who experienced the hardship of those times in Los Angelo, Texas.
Sander's Cross
By Stephy Smith
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,250. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Come to Sanders Cross Plantation and experience the life of a family who refused to give in to the difficulties of the war-torn South. Hanging on to the faith in their family, they manage to continue to stand together through trials and tribulations, conquering fears many families of the era faced.
To A Far Country
By Marina Oliver
Series: Highland Tales, Book 3 · 18th & 19th Century, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,970. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Evicted from their Highland croft, Jamie and Flora Lennox, with their baby daughter and other families of the township, go to Nova Scotia to start a new life. The leaving of the glen is heart-rending, and soon more disasters strike, on the voyage and as they move westwards to find suitable land. Can they survive in this new, raw country? Will they find happiness in their new lives?
Great Is Thy Faithfulness
By Amber E. Nease
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 292,140. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Set in Great Britain and South Africa at the close of the Victorian era, Great Is Thy Faithfulness follows the story of John Whitting, a recent Oxford graduate who is struggling to find his place and purpose in life. His struggle is intensified when he is challenged by a new acquaintance to set his course according to the faith he professes.
Mes Murs Sont De Feu
By Stéphane Humbert-Basset
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,590. Language: French. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Madrid, 1584. D'ateliers en couvents, d'intrigues en processions, Timoteo découvre la capitale la plus puissante, la plus dévote et la plus sale de la chrétienté. Par son style brillamment anachronique, "Mes murs sont de feu" est un roman historique, drôle et sombre, sur l'art, la vie et les convictions intimes face à une société autoritaire et obsédée par sa propre rédemption.
Trees in the River
By Otis Maxwell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,500. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Logging in the Adirondacks in the 1880s was a brutal and dangerous occupation. Massive trees were cut using only hand tools, by men who lived in rustic camps through the cold winter then drove the logs to market down icy rivers in the spring. This is the account of one such log drive as seen through the eyes of a young Quaker who has failed at his religion and is searching for redemption.
Talan and King Doniert's Torc
By Lee Robertson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,000. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Talan, a cleric and medic in dark ages Cornwall is caught up in a war between a tribe from the East and the new monastery and town at Petrockstow (Bodmin). An historical novel that explores the early communities of the south west in a time of upheaval and change.
Road to Avonlea - A Dark and Stormy Night
By Gail Hamilton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,300. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
WHEN THE BEAUTIFUL AND MYSTERIOUS AMANDA STONE gives Gus Pike a bag of priceless jewels to hide, his instincts - and hear - tell him he's helping a friend. But Amanda Stone is not a friend, she's a jewelry thief who is looking to double-cross her partner, Robert Rutherford - an use the lovesick Gus to help her.
Breaking Ties
By Jo Grafford
Series: Lost Colony, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,390. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
One hundred and fifteen colonists disappeared from Roanoke Island in 1587. No bodies. No graves. No trail led to their whereabouts. Until now. Buried beneath layers of intrigue for centuries, a chilling conspiracy has surfaced – one involving murder, blood money, and a betrayal of the fledging English colony so terrifying it can only be revealed in Breaking Ties.
A Death in Catte Street
By Tim Shaw
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,600. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A young Geoffrey Chaucer notices three men in London who shouldn't be there. Two days later, one of them is found dead, without a mark on him, in the basement of a locked house. Curiosity and a sense of moral obligation prompt him to explore the incident. His fumbling investigations—while more basement deaths turn up—lead him to learn more about the history of England than he ever suspected.
Virginian Lover
By Marina Oliver
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,900. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Bella, exiled to Jamestown, Virginia, in the seventeenth century, seeks to escape from her abusive husband. Marina Oliver has published over fifty novels and several non-fiction books. Many of her historical novels, twentieth-century sagas, contemporary romances and crime books are now available as e-books. Previously published as "Forbiddeen Love" under the pseudonym Donna Hunt.
El Lazo - The Clint Ryan Series
By L. J. Martin
Series: Clint Ryan, Book 5 · Western, Book 14. Price: Free! Words: 72,280. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
1840's Alta California is on the verge of revolution. The Mexicans struggle to keep their gracious life-style, the Indians have sworn to defend their tribal heritage. America is determined to reach the shores of the Pacific. In this turbulent land comes John Clinton Ryan, an adventurer, a seaman, a man who must learn the ways of the vaquero if he is to survive.