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Spake As a Dragon
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Price: Free! Words: 136,480. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Follow the adventures of the Scarburgs through the Civil War as they struggle to save their beloved plantation ‘Scarlett,’ overcome the fears of battle and withstand the hardships of prison life at the hands of the Yankees while constantly trying to decipher the code from the past. Does the code tell of treasury or is it a message of dire warning.
Murder Gentilissimi (Murder Most Kind)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 169,390. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In this work of historical fiction true to the Venice of the sixteenth century, Reginaldo Morosini, full-time schoolmaster and part-time special consulting investigator for Venice's Council of Ten, investigates the murder of a young member of Venice's patrician society. In the course of that investigation, he unravels a political conspiracy that involves the death of five others.
Sword of Woden~Sorrow Hill~A Novel of Beowulf Ecgtheowson
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Series: Sword of Woden, Book One. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,800. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Geatland 500 a.d As the power of the Roman colossus wanes and dies the tribes and clans of Germania rush south. But they do not come alone. Unknown to men, the gods are also waging a war among themselves and Beowulf, the grandson of King Hrethel, has become the Allfather's chosen weapon. Sorrow Hill is the first volume in a trilogy shortlisted by the Historical Novel Society, Editor's Choice.
Vienna's Last Jihad
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,190. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Brash and brilliant, twenty year old Mathis Zieglar, Professor of Languages, faces an agonizing choice: should he fight the Turks who take his family hostage and move to destroy Vienna? Or should he betray his army to save his kin? Vienna’s Last Jihad is an historical novel set against the 1683 siege of Vienna.
Huckleberry Finn
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Price: Free! Words: 110,640. Language: American English. Published: August 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
(5.00 from 9 reviews)
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn was first printed in 1884, eight years after Mark Twain wrote The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. It starts up where the other story finished, and the two books together are believed to be the best that Mark Twain ever wrote. Huck travels down the Mississippi on a raft, facing many dangers on the way, and learning about life and what it means to be a friend.
Blood On Their Petticoats
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: British English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Educational
For Isobel Spry the war in the Crimea meant one thing at first – her lover Edmund was a surgeon there, working in the hospitals, operating on soldiers back from the battlefields. Having had a little experience in nursing, she decides to accompany and assist Florence Nightingale in tending to the sick and wounded. But what she finds there is far beyond what her genteel sensibilities could imagine.
The Last Reiver
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Series: The March Hare Novels, 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 117,510. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
After General Cornwallis surrendered to General George Washington’s rebels at Yorktown, Virginia, Captain Alex Mackenzie and his brothers, Robert and Hugh, received an urgent and alarming message. Their father, John was in trouble with the English authorities back in their native Scottish border lands. The three brothers immediately set sail to save their father from the British authorities.
Catching the Eagle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,510. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2014 by Famelton Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Easter Monday, 1809: Kirkley Hall manor house is mysteriously burgled. When suspicion falls on Jamie Charlton, he and his family face a desperate battle to save him from the gallows.
Forgiven
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,990. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Richard meets the love of his life, before leaving New Zealand to fight the Boers, but once in South Africa he becomes part of a team to hunt down a notorious anarchist and is drawn down a trail of misadventure and murder that is left unresolved; until he must protect a beautiful woman and meets his nemesis face to face. Forgiven is set in the English colonies of New Zealand and South Africa .
Seeking Scandal
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,830. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014 by Blue Tulip Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Two years ago, Caroline Carrington had made the biggest mistake of her life; she had rejected the man she loved. Now, she was back in London and ready to find a husband. But first, before proper Caroline did exactly what was expected of her, she wanted a little scandal, something to remember during her life as a perfect society wife. Not enough to ruin her, but enough to make her feel alive.
Cassandra
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 136,980. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014 by Clan Destine Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Cassandra is the second in The Delphic Women trilogy. Doomed, magnificent Troy is burning... Cassandra, the golden-haired princess cursed with the gift of prophecy, and Diomenes, the Achaean with the healing hands, become puppets of the gods.
Much Secret Sorrow: Guy of Gisborne 1
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Series: Guy of Gisborne, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 277,110. Language: British English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Robin Hood: you know the stories, you know the hero – or do you? How did he elude so many sheriffs? Overcome so many adversaries? Alone ...or was there a man on the inside? History paints Sir Guy of Gisborne blacker than black, the enemy of a great English hero, but on his death-bed Guy reveals to his confessor the secrets of his double life – as spy and covert enemy of the very sheriffs he served
Companions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 179,950. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This, the fifth volume in the ‘Parthian Chronicles’ series, is set in the time between ‘Parthian Dawn’ and ‘Parthian Vengeance’. It tells the story of Pacorus and a band of companions who embark on a mission to rescue one who was left behind in Italy after the Spartacus slave revolt. The quest will lead them to the city of Ephesus where gladiatorial games are being held.
Polly's War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,550. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
World War II may be over but Polly Pride feels as though the fighting has moved to her own home. Her son, Benny, is mixed up with some very shady characters, and daughter Lucy is carrying on with a fancy man behind her husband’s back. Polly sees she risks losing all she’s worked so hard to achieve, but won’t stand by and watch her family tear itself to pieces…
Polly Pride
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,420. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When her husband loses his job Polly decides only drastic action can keep the family from starvation. She sells all their goods and chattels and buys carpets to cut and sell from a handcart. But poverty and Matthew’s hurt pride are only the start of her problems...
River Of Dreams
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,140. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1841 Alabama, a young man decides to follow his dreams of becoming a steamboat pilot on the Mississippi River. Follow him as he evades a maniacal killer across three states onto the Mississippi River with an Indian Medicine Man. He is drawn to two women and cannot seem to turn away either. Be with him as he pushes through all obstacles to fulfill his dreams.
Desires and Dangers
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 200,470. Language: British English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
David Sheldon made his fortune in America. After a terrible loss, he returns home to Derbyshire in 1871. He finds that he has inherited the family estate. He makes a deadly enemy whose hatred puts at risk the lives of his niece and also of Emily, his new love. David risks antagonising a powerful neighbour and his prior, violent and amorous American life, threatens his hopes of love and marriage.
Fate and Fair Winds
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 128,010. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Adventure/Romance novel of the American Revolution. Major John FitzSimmon, has been traveling from Georgia to Pennsylvania along the coast, studying the mood of the Colonists for his commander Gen. William Howe. In casual clothing, he saw no reason to wear his uniform, stopped in Philadelphia to meet with his brother. There he meets a pretty young farm-girl searching for independence and adventure
One Man's Empire
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,310. Language: British English. Published: June 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
John Butler inherits a coffee plantation in Ceylon – and plans to sell it to fund his wild gambling. The discovery of a sturdy crop of tea-bushes among the ruined trees of the storm-ravaged estate leads him to build a thriving tea estate. But when the bank from which John has borrowed money collapses, he is forced to gamble once more – and this time the stakes are everything he owns and loves.
Сокровища Набатеи - Treasures of Nabatea (Russian Edition)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,740. Language: Russian. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Исторический детектив о древней тайне, разгаданной нашими современниками