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Joseph of Nazareth
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,920. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Joseph played a crucial role as the husband of Mary, and the most important step-father of all time. What was it like to help deliver the baby Jesus, to raise the Savior, to witness His suffering in Gethsemane and upon the cross? Experience a first-hand account of the man called to be the father of the Son of God, in JOSEPH OF NAZARETH - a work of inspirational historical fiction.
Lucia in Wartime
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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. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
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.
Strathalmond
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 140,840. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A Scottish saga about the 15th Century mansion called "Strathalmond" and those connected with it from 1430 - 1460 and from 1912 - 1972. It tells of Strathalmond Oil Company in the town of Myrestane, the Ingrams who ran it and the Douglases and others who worked for it. It is the story of two families in differenmt eras, of love and war, bigotry and envy, trgedy and hope in heir cahnging worlds.
Battle For No Man's Land
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,310. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Slim Raymond had a good business and a good wife but he couldn't measure up to his father-in-law. He talked his wife into moving to a new land where the land was free for the taking. The only problem was holding on to it. If Mother Nature or the insects or the animals didn't try to get it back, there were the Road Trotters. They were the worst animals of all.
The Lady of Seville
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 149,770. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
'The Lady of Seville' is a sweeping adventure and a compelling and poignant love story, set against a backcloth of the turbulent clash of worlds, cultures and faiths that was 16th century Spain and Spanish America.
Legends of Safed
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,410. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
legends and stories of safed originate in the two worlds of mysticism and reality.ancient mysticism remains an integral part of the character of this modern hilltop town. safed is the center of world jewish mysticism.this picturesque town described in words is also depicted in art of the famous artists of safed. legends of safed was a best seller in Israel. I taught and lived there for 20 years.
Sander's Cross
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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.
In The Shadow of the Alamo: Short Story Collection
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,790. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This interesting Short Story Collection was written by Clara Driscoll in 1906. All of her stories in this collection take place in the vicinity of the Alamo, a place Clara Driscoll was very passionate about. The daughter of a wealthy Texas rancher and businessman, she became known as the "Savior of the Alamo," in her efforts to save the Alamo.
Breaking the Rules
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Series: The Breaking Series, Book 1. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 77,250. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014 by Dream Big Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
This is the first story in the 'Breaking' Series. Elizabeth has always been more at home breaking steers and branding cattle than in the house cooking and cleaning but her father is pushing her to settle down and get married to the man of his choosing.
Blind Hope
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,590. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Lola Catrell is a young woman who journeys to the Gulgong Goldfields in 1871 to act as tutor for 8 year old Prue. The booming goldfields township is vividly brought to life as Lola befriends Dylan, a Welsh miner and a larrikin Irishman. She battles the ruthless stepfather, a scheming paedophile and corruption that is rife within the town. Her journey begins in Sydney, her life begins in Gulgong.
Alt Hist Issue 6: The Magazine of Historical Fiction and Alternate History
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 35,380. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014 by Alt Hist Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Alt Hist Issue 6 features five new original works of fiction. What if Hitler won the war, what if the Germans invaded Britain in WW2, who really killed JFK and what if the Cold War turned hot? All these enthralling alternate histories are examined in Alt Hist Issue 6 together with an intriguing historical fiction story set in 1914 about a teenage girl accused of war crimes.
The Wall Will Not Last
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 127,510. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
We are in New Amsterdam in the 1600s. These are treacherous times and Johanna, our young heroine, faces many dangers and overcomes them to finally succeed and prosper as the English force the Dutch out of the colony and rename it New York.
A Rose for Lancaster
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,110. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A York woman and a Lancaster man are forced into a marriage contract to please King Henry VII. Blanche Langley is swept into King Henry's ambitious maneuvers to secure the throne. Tensions flare as a plot to overthrow the king is discovered. As the York forces gather to make one last effort to win the throne, will Blanche betray her king and her husband?
Serpiente de estrellas
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,680. Language: Spanish. Published: January 17, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Esta es una novela en la que se entreteje la cotidianidad objetiva de lo que fue México Tenochtitlan, una civilización perfectamente constituída, cuyos valores residían en el fervor religioso, el honor, la guerra, el inmutable destino y los sacrificios humanos.
The Place of Forgiveness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
In 1905 the Mezquita-Catedral showed serious weakness in a large part of its structure. When the state restored extensive portions of the foundation’s underpinning, workers unearthed a lead canister. Tucked inside was an ancient manuscript, regarding an Inquisition of a man called Apuleius Balcoin. The proceedings began as normal, but torture did not work on this suspect.
Danny Boy and Tennie
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Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 5 . Price: Free! Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
TWO AMERICAN FRONTIER SHORT STORIES in the 1800S Danny Boy Whimsical and humorous, a riverbank tavern is the setting for pioneers quenching their thirst after a long wagon train journey to Indiana. It’s a roaring good time until knives are pulled. Tennie Storms on the plains are dangerously evil as the wagon train seeks shelter. Chris must work fast to save his Tennie. A love story with action.
Kitsune-Mochi
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Series: Kitsune Tales, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,280. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Sequel to the award-winning KITSUNE-TSUKI. The onmyouji Tsurugu no Kiyomori and his allies must protect his daimyou‘s household from a dangerous rival without revealing their own secret — or they die by the hands of their friends instead of their enemies. Includes Japanese glossary.
The Last Man's Dead
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 122,250. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011 by Strict Publishing International. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Espionage, political and military intrigue, double agents, seduction, murder, lust and love may have been part of everyday life for some of those living in Berlin during the years it was a divided city. For a few, like Rudolf Hess incarcerated as the sole prisoner in Spandau prison, life was simpler, and yet he held secrets that would be politically devastating if he were free to reveal them.
Tan - A Story of Exile, Betrayal and Revenge
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Price: $3.98 USD. Words: 90,610. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
It’s 1914 and Liam Mannion is forced to flee Ireland over a crime he didn’t commit. He enlists and endures the hell of trench warfare. Five years later he returns to his home town as a Black and Tan - specialist troops who become notorious for their brutality. Liam is torn between loyalty to the Army and to his childhood friends, who are now fighting alongside the rebels to overthrow British rule.
Two Soulmates ... Walking Through Time and History
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,560. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 9, 2013 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Two Soulmates ... Walking Through Time and History ... is a chronicle of events and experiences both spiritual and physical. Over the last thirty or so years, it has bonded our minds, bodies and souls to an astonishingly profound degree.