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The Mysterious Lady of the Caribbean by Lawrence Dagstine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Mercer Hollingsworth is not your typical pirate; he’s more a buccaneer of the freelance sort, with a bit of the old hero in him. No job is too big for his merry crew, so long as it helps bring down the Great Armada and plenty of booty is involved. But when he brings his own wench aboard, members of the crew start disappearing.
Clan of the Black Sun by L.W. Hewitt
Series: The Juno Letters, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,930. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A mysterious stone of black obsidian holds a magical grip over a rural French clan ripped apart by an ancient curse. The Nazis covet the relic as a weapon of immense power that will lead their armies to victory in the West. The Allies fear rumors of the stone mask a deadly weapon that threatens the invasion of Fortress Europe. The resistance risks annihilation to recover it. EPub format.
The Founding of Josiah Turn by Amanda Salisbury
Series: The Xyon Chronicles. You set the price! Words: 81,610. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
When an unnatural earthquake strikes Mount Xyon in 1888 Appalachia, seventeen-year-old Josiah Turn loses everyone he's ever known and gains supernatural powers. Rebuilding his life after every out-of-control incident, Josiah finds a new place to belong until betrayal sends him home again. He must channel his power to protect the mountain from military insurgence.
1756 Ben Brown and the Smugglers by William Bertram
Series: The History of the Brown Family, I. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 177,710. Language: British English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Around Plymouth Sound, smugglers and revenue men are waging open warfare; with the smugglers winning the battle for getting contraband goods into Plymouth and South East Cornwall. The Brown family now change their occupation from servicing the lighthouse into working for the Custom and Excise. Ben Brown and his son (another Ben), are now given a new cutter and contracted to clear out the smugglers
Dharma Brothers Kodo and Tokujoo by Arthur Braverman
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 182,910. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Inspirational
Dharma Brothers Kodo and Tokujoo is based on the lives of two Japanese Zen Masters, Kodo Sawaki and Tokujoo Kato. It is a story of how two ordinary boys, walking very different paths, became extraordinary men, and the deep spiritual bond between them. It is also the story of Japan form 1880 to 1965, of two personal accounts of Zen journeys to enlightenment, and of love and friendship.
Swallowcliffe Hall 1939: Isobel's Story by Jennie Walters
Series: Swallowcliffe Hall. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,280. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
In the final part of the 'Swallowcliffe Hall' trilogy, Isobel comes to the shell of this once-beautiful house with her gas mask in 1939, to stay with her grandmother Polly. Rumours of war are everywhere and it's an anxious time, especially for Andreas, a Jewish boy Izzie meets in the village who has escaped from Nazi Germany. Can she help his family find sanctuary at the Hall too?
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.
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.
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?
The Winged Man by Moyra Caldecott
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 129,020. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012 by Mushroom Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The story of Bladud, the father of King Lear. A leper and a swineherd... a necromancer and a wise king... his memory lives on.
Murder At The Festival Of Apaturia by Michael B. Edwards
Series: Bias of Priene. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,550. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014 by BrukatPublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Bias of Priene is back! In the much awaited sequel to Murder at the Panionic Games, Bias must once again put his deductive powers to work to save his city-state from the miasma of death. When a young Lydian man is found dead on the first day of the festival of Apaturia, the lesser priest of Poseidon Holikonios, Bias is conscripted to solve the murder!
Hard Bartering by Annie Turner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,750. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014 by Alain Gomez. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Book 2 of the Zachary Davis Series The Vengador has struck again and Texas Ranger Zach Davis is on the job. Zach is called in to break up a local gang bent on sabotaging rail company property. A seemingly easy assignment turns sour when a hostage is taken and Zach realizes that a deeper game could be in play. This short novelette is approximately 12,800 words.
Parmi les morts nous avons dansé by Neph Frank
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,980. Language: French. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal(5.00 from 1 review)
Destins croisés de quatre hommes des Prairies canadiennes à la fin du XIXe siècle, où un jeune garçon en pensionnat amérindien pourrait s'avérer être un puissant prophète messianique aux pouvoirs surnaturels.
Blessed Is The Fruit Of Thy Womb by Norbert Mercado
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,990. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
"For God so loved the world that He gave His one and only Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish but have eternal life." - John 3:16 This Christmas, remember how blessed you are that God gave up His one and only Son to redeem you from a world of sin. A classic Christmas story retold through the pen of Norbert Mercado.
Jack The Theorist by Jon Hartless
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,730. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011 by Vagabondage Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Follow Professor Wolf, the world’s first Ripperologist, on his delusional journey into the world of the Ripper.
Escombros by Eva Lara
Price: $6.87 USD. Words: 52,840. Language: Spanish. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Una estudiante que prepara su tesis mientras realiza trabajos esporádicos para una pequeña editorial... un realizador berlinés que viaja a España huyendo de su pasado en Alemania... una ciudad donde todas las historias son posibles. Las vidas de Judit y Sven se dirigen hacia un encuentro inexorable a causa de una historia truncada vidas atrás que los condenará a un destino quizá ineludible.
Framed: A Historical Novel about the Revolt of the Luddites by Christy Fearn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,170. Language: British English. Published: March 5, 2013 by Open Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
With all the excitement of Sharpe (Bernard Cornwell), as well as the social commentary of Elizabeth Gaskell and Victor Hugo, Framed dramatises the issues of a turbulent time and champions the resistance of poverty-stricken workers. If you liked Les Miserables, then you’ll love Framed!
Loma River by Caro Mundt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,170. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Former Hollywood star, Lorna La Riviere, returns to the small town of her childhood, seeking information about her unknown mother. Meanwhile, ninety-eight year old Annie, who could answer all her questions, is finally being interviewed by her historian great-niece Hilda. Documents surface, memories are rekindled, and paths converge. But will Lorna, and Hilda, be able to handle what they learn?
Two Lonely Hearts by Mildred Colvin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,410. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Robert Hoyt discovers he was adopted and heads to Kansas City to find answers. A six-year-old boy latches onto him and follows him to Warsaw, Missouri. There, he meets and falls in love with Juliann Farrar. But their love is threatened by the sheriff and the adoptive father he thought was dead. His search for his birth mother brings more than he bargained for, but he gains so much more, too.
Shadow on the Stones [Guardians of the Tall Stones #3] by Moyra Caldecott
Series: Guardians of the Tall Stones, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,560. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012 by Mushroom Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Kyra and Khu-ren must resist barbarity and destruction in the third book in the Guardians of the Tall Stones series.