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The Sailor And The Carpenter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,310. Language: American English. Published: February 19, 2013 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Finding himself indentured to a ship’s captain Timothy Beadle finds himself on the far north-western shores of The New World. As the ships sails home with holds full of rich furs, a cyclone hits and Timothy ends up on the shores of Spanish California. Rescued by a young Indian boy, Jaime, Timothy is taken before grey robed priests, who offer him .
The Canadian Civil War: Volume 1 - Birth of a Nation
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Price: Free! Words: 100,000. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
(4.00 from 1 review)
In 1755 France controlled most of the North American continent. What if they still did? This novel explores the French period from two perspectives – an historically accurate description of Jolliet’s discovery of the Mississippi, coupled with a hypothetical contemporary view of “Canada.” Based in Green Bay, this Canada struggles between the Catholic north and Huguenot Louisiana.
Scythian Trilogy Book 2: The Golden King
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Series: Scythian Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,000. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The chief of the tribe is dead, killed by his son's treachery; and the priestess, the lover of the young cavalry officer, Nikometros, is carried off into the mountains. Nikometros and his friends set off in pursuit. Death rides with them and by the time they return, the tribes are at war. Nikometros is faced with the choice of attempting to become chief himself or leaving the people he has come
Sing Like You Know the Words
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Price: Free! Words: 141,380. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Mysterious dealings in Africa, business, politics and tangled emotions are the threads that connect the characters of this novel. Set in the north of England; it tells the story of a group of friends who come together at the end of the seventies, following the different paths their lives take over three decades, as the choices they make lead to unexpected consequences. Cover by Thomas Softley
Celebration!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,300. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Rachel D’Evereau has everything the world can offer, yet when catastrophes shatter the secure walls that surround her life, she is forced to admit feelings of worthlessness. She returns to her ancestral plantation home to confront the painful secrets that have challenged members of her family for generations.
Kill the dove!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 168,490. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A tale of the revolutionary 1960’s. No novel has covered these religious, political, imprisoned and sexual experiences. Follow the love and betrayals of three radical anti-war and feminist activists: Jared, Aaren, and Char. Share Jared’s experiences in federal prison as the impact of the Vietnam war, sexism and the failure of traditional moral and spiritual value systems play out in their lives.
Carrhae
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Series: The Parthian Chronicles, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 221,880. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
‘Carrhae’ is the fourth and final instalment in the Parthian Chronicles, the adventures of King Pacorus of Dura, and follows on from ‘Parthian Vengeance’.
Bladesong
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Series: Troubadours, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,420. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(5.00 from 1 review)
Historical thriller/romance Book2 of The Troubadours Series but stands alone 1151 – the Holy Land during a fragile peace. Estela, the troubadour, following the destiny of her beautiful voice, and Dragonetz, her passionate knight; divided by the times they love in and fighting to be together.
Memento Mori: A Collection of Short Fiction
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,370. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013 by ND3 Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Memento Mori (Latin for Reminder of Death) contains 36 of Angeline Hawkes’s speculative fiction stories. Take a journey to Tudor England, run through the wilds of Scotland, hop aboard a spaceship to Mars -- but, wherever you venture, make sure you say your prayers and check behind you for vampires, ghosts and witches, because they’re all out there lurking ... waiting to remind you of death.
La $a$katchewan [Saskatchewan}
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,300. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Involved in the early 1900's migration of French Canadians to an area of Gravelbourg, Saskatchewan, the characters battle themselves and the elements in the quest for the golden harvest of riches. The thrust of bumper crops and droughts, accidental deaths, and the dreams that brought them to this land collide and reconstruct themselves and their lives. Lust for wealth trumps relationships.
Fidanzamento Mortale: Un Poliziesco Storico Georgiano
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,190. Language: Italian. Published: January 11, 2013 by Sprigleaf. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
E’ il 1763. Il diplomatico di carriera e investigatore dilettante Alec Halsey è invischiato negli omicidi e nel caos in una tenuta di campagna. Deve anche affrontare i demoni della sua passata vita amorosa e un crudele scherzo del destino gli rivela perché suo fratello lo odia tanto e perché farebbe qualunque cosa per rovinarlo.
Le Point de Non Retour (The Point of No Return)
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Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 221,120. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013 by Brooks-Goding Publications. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
A tale of brave French settlers who risked all to find a home in the wilds of Canada. History begins with their many adventures. 400 years ago Samuel Champlain and company battle nature and the politics of the era to pursue their dream.
Vengeance & Remission
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 205,990. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
It is a story about a Roman soldier, Marcus Lucius, son of the great warrior Maximus, who protects his friends (Appius, Octavian) and falls in love in Julia Fabia, while he is on the way to revenge his killed wife, Decima. It's a story with many risky actions, intrigues and it's about friendship, loyalty and of course love. It's set in the times of the emperor Hadrian.
Endless Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 134,940. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
A modern day woman must cross time to fulfil her destiny and reunite with the man who holds her heart. Overwhelmed by a feeling of familiarity with the man portrayed in a Georgian miniature, Karen Courtney is drawn to Ashbourne Manor and its ruined tower. There her spirit is thrust back in time and into the body of a scandalous Regency beauty who is hated by her husband and hunted by a killer.
Amethyst (Jewel Trilogy, Book 1)
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Series: The Jewel Novels, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 123,510. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
London, 1666 - Colin Chase, the Earl of Greystone, finds his carefully planned life turned upside down when the Great Fire of London lands a lowly jeweler's daughter in his arms. Book 1 of Lauren Royal's Jewel Trilogy.
The Crying of The Children
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 103,310. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(3.00 from 1 review)
19th century Britain; Joseph Skinner wanted Ellie to disappear and he didn't care where to. He wanted Thomas to rot in the cellar, Little Will to lie silent in the mud, his workers to work harder and his wife to remain sedated in bed, where she could cause no trouble. But his wife fought back. Dr. Taylor helped her. Mandrake Jnr. was always on hand. And Ellie? Well Ellie had quite a journey.
Duchessa d’Autunno: Un Romanzo Storico Georgiano
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,330. Language: Italian. Published: January 1, 2013 by Sprigleaf. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Una bella duchessa in lutto per il suo amatissimo consorte. Un mercante abbronzato torna a rivendicare i suoi diritti di nascita. Due anime in cerca di amore e rinascita. Le loro strade si incontrano e il viaggio comincia...
Dark Fires
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You set the price! Words: 136,930. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(4.56 from 9 reviews)
In the late 1400's the world is poised on entering a new age. It isn't know yet if for good or evil. Fighting against the rising protest, the Church unleashes anew the Inquisition to stamp out heresy. Justin, a youth from the street, flees with his adoptive family the persecution. This is a tale of up and down fortunes as Justin tries to solve the riddle of his origins and find contentment.
Bring Him In Mad
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,530. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
“Bring Him In Mad” is a fictionalised version of the Windham lunacy trial of 1861, which lasted thirty-four days and caused a great sensation. It tells of how eccentric young Norfolk squire, William Windham of Felbrigg Hall, was accused of madness because of his infatuation with Agnes Willoughby, a courtesan of the kind known as “pretty horsebreakers", and it describes his eventual fate.
By Blood or By Bond
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,240. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(3.00 from 1 review)
Caolan, the son of a Celtic chieftain and Viggo, a centurion from the Roman army are thrown together in poor circumstances by the deaths of Caolan's father and Viggo's son. Can they look past their differences and hatred of each other to find what they have lost: a father and a son?