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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.
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.
Mexica by Norman Spinrad
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 185,110. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The prophecy is fulfilled. The fifth world has fallen. The sixth world is born, and only one man holds the secret of the late empire... The year is 1531. Cortes, Montezuma, and one of the conquistadors tell the story of the meeting of two civilizations... a meeting that could only end in chaos.
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.
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.
Wind At My Back - Leaving Home by Gail Hamilton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,400. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Davenport Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
LIFE WILL NEVER BE THE SAME. HUB AND FAT KNEW THAT the Great Depression had come to their home town - their friends and neighbors are now very poor and even food seems scarece - but they didn't think it would affect them. After all, Dad did own the local hardware store. Then the bank forecloses on Jack Bailey's loan, and everything changes - fast.
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.
Korinna by Kristina O'Donnelly
You set the price! Words: 132,590. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012 by Rob Preece. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
A young woman raised in the temples is suddenly exposed to the brutality of the conflict between Rome and Mithriades, King of Pontus and Rome's great enemy. Korinna calls on memories of earlier lives to survive in these turbulent times even as she develops a relationship with the Roman soldier. O'Donnelly delivers a powerful historical novel with a touch of magic.
After the Fog by Kathleen Shoop
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,800. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The sins of the mother… In the steel town of Donora, Pennsylvania, site of the infamous 1948 “killing smog,” headstrong nurse Rose Pavlesic tends to her family and neighbors. As the smog descends she is faced with conflict she never imagined. A love story, the gritty plot is propelled by choices made under pressure and Rose's attempts to forgive herself and let her family’s healing begin.
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.
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.
The Ysabel Kid (The Floating Outfit Book One) by J.T. Edson
Series: The Floating Outfit. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,230. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The war was over. The South had lost. But the Texas rebels of the Floating Outfit were too busy to surrender. They must go down into Mexico to convince Bushrod Sheldon to come back to Texas so the US can aid Juarez. They had to smuggle a thousand Henry repeaters across the border to Juarez--and to do it they needed the help of the bad-hat, war-wise kid named the Ysabel Kid. First time in eBook.
Caledonii: Birth of a Nation. (Part Four: The Romans Invade) by Ian Hall
Series: Caledonii: Birth of a Nation, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,510. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
80 AD. Calach, chief's eldest son, has promised aid to the south if the Romans ever invade. When the Roman Legion marches, he knows the clans must act together, and strike fast. They ride south, but the reality of war catches them all by surprise. Calach must fight for his life amidst the fractional leadership. This marks the beginning of the northern Pictish resistance against the Roman invasion.
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.
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?
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!
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
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?