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El Camino de los Cedros II - Historia de Gilgamesh (2ª Parte) by Hugo de Martin
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 107,480. Language: Spanish. Published: August 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » General
El anciano bibliotecario de Babilonia prosigue narrando a Alejandro Magno la aventura del legendario Gilgamesh. Todo apunta a que la expedición que debe conducir a los jóvenes soldados desde la fértil región sumeria hasta los bosques de cedros de Canaán está a punto de fracasar. Incluso Enkidu, el amigo de Gilgamesh, y el insolente mercenario Kenami muestran su recelo. Pero no hay marcha atrás...
Eternamente Vostro - Lettere Della Famiglia Roxton, Primo Volume - A compendio dei primi tre libri della saga della famiglia Roxton by Lucinda Brant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,640. Language: Italian. Published: August 29, 2015 by Sprigleaf. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Lettere inedite, provenienti dalla corrispondenza privata della famiglia Roxton, che coprono il periodo dal 1743 al 1777. Il primo volume integra i primi tre libri della pluripremiata saga della famiglia Roxton: Nobile Satiro, Matrimonio di mezzanotte e Duchessa d’autunno. Con un preambolo scritto da una discendente dell’epoca vittoriana, Alice-Victoria, decima duchessa di Roxton.
Trail of Deceptions by Beverly Mendenhall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,150. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015 by Dream Big Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The ward of a fanatical preacher, Jade Morgan is desperate for freedom. When a shiftless gambler befriends her and stands wrongly accused of taking her innocence, she weds him, demanding a divorce when they arrive in Weaverville, California, where a job awaits her. Rand Hollilday attempts to prepare Jade for a life of independence during their journey.
Impressment: Managers, Actors and Impressed Boys by Jeff Hopkins
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,420. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
In 1597 Queen Elizabeth I signed a Royal warrant giving theatre managers Henry Evans, Nathaniel Giles and their deputy, James Robinson authority to ‘impress’ boys to be actors in the second Blackfriars Theatre. Impressment is a theatrical traverse through the final years of Elizabeth’s reign and the first part of the 17th century.
Slip Gun (A Waxhachie Smith Western: Book 2) by J.T. Edson
Series: Waxahachie Smith. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,550. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A special badge would make Waxahachie Smith marshal of Widow's Creek, but it also made him the target of a stone-cold killer. Ex-Texas Ranger Smith had lost both his trigger fingers years back, and some folks said he was washed up as a gunfighter. Now Smith's manhood and his life were on the line...a specially made slip gun was in his holster...and the town's safety was in his hands.
Golden Dawn by Michelle Fecio
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,420. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
When Rose meets a stranger named William at a psychical symposium, she expects it will be another typical night of swindling a rich man out of his valuables. Instead, she is pulled into an underworld of ancient magic when she unwittingly unleashes dark forces that threaten to destroy the world of the living. William and Rose must work together to overcome this mystical evil before it is too late.
On the High Seas, an Irish Odyssey, Second in a Series by Lincoln Beals
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,530. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Historical
After being driven from their farms, their homes and their beloved Ireland by draconian laws imposed by the English Crown, religious persecution and failure of their potato crops, these fictitious Irish families face one challenge after another, during the voyage to America, demonstrating their resiliency mutual support and willingness to make a new start.
The Pioneers: A Tale of Two States (Annotated and Expanded Edition) by Geraldine Bonner
Series: O'Ronin Rye Collection. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,190. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015 by Ronin Robot Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Western
The Comstock Lode in Nevada, the richest gold and silver strike in the history of North America. Into the maelstrom created by its discovery will be drawn an innocent young girl who catches the eye of a scoundrel, a generous old man who tries to save everyone, and the wealthiest man in Nevada with the portentous name of Black Dan and his willful beauty of a daughter.
More Sense than Sensibility – Shades of the French Revolution by R. J. Weinkam
Price: Free! Words: 95,260. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Regency
Young Jane Austen travels with her cousin, Eliza de Feuillide, to answer a summons by a British Agent, Hugh DuBray. Eliza’s husband was recently guillotined, betrayed by a M. Morel, and DuBray wishes to learn what he can. While there, Jane meets the characters and has adventures that inspire her early novels, but her involvement with French and British spies - that must be kept secret.
A Passage Back by Chuck Walsh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,710. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015 by vinspirepublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » General
When a freak accident renders middle-aged Chase Watson unconscious, he awakens to his deceased mother standing over him along with his Little League teammates. And he's wearing his uniform. He's found his way back to his childhood. He'll spend as much time as he has wrestling with decisions that could affect the future...and possibly saving the life of his best friend.
Take the High Road, an Irish Odyssey by Lincoln Beals
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,690. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
It is August of 1851, This is the story of an Irish Catholic merchant family and the seventeen year old son of peasant farmers who lose everything as the result of religious persecution, laws imposed by the British Crown and a devastating famine. Their faith and resiliency bring them through one challenge after another as they leave their old lives behind hoping for a better life in America.
Perfectus Imperator. Tomo I: Guerra por la Paz by Jacobo Fe Gismera
Series: PERFECTUS IMPERATOR. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 174,050. Language: Spanish. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
This is the story of the perfect man: born to rule the biggest empire of the History and able to change the whole world using the most powerful armour: hope. He just wants the world to be better because he was there.
The Dark Daring Deeds of Geffrey ðe Wulf by Geoff Boxell
Price: Free! Words: 64,160. Language: British English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Slip into the – at times murky and violent – world of Medieval England, where prisoners escape from the Tower of London, bows mysteriously break, and an upstart warlord wants to blackmail members of the French King’s court. When Sir Alan de Buxhall KG, Constable of the Tower of London, wants a “discreet” deed done he always calls in his distant relative, Geffrey ðe Wulf.
Tangwstyl by Mansel Jones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 155,450. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015 by Goylake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Tangwstyl - A Medieval Mystery. From The Kenfig Society…Tangwstyl is…a riveting story…moves along at a terrific pace…holds your interest from start to end and is a real page turner…offers a vivid insight into what it must have been like to live in Kenfig all that long time ago.
Pendragon by Mansel Jones
Price: Free! Words: 42,860. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015 by Goylake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Pendragon - An Arthurian Mystery. From The Welsh Books Council…Mansel Jones has well imagined the details of life in the period. He obviously knows the landscape well and the evocation of this adds greatly to the book (Tangwstyl).
Enoch's Folly by Giovanni Torre
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 112,130. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime(5.00 from 1 review)
“You know what the old timers say about Comely? They say the Devil is afraid of him.” Aldous Comely; entrepreneur, philanthropist, bon vivant, crime lord. He has his finger on every conceivable pulse, but his grip is starting to slip. Chance encounters and unexpected friendships force him to remember what it's like to be a human being - at the worst possible time: An old enemy is back in town.
The Court-Martial of Benedict Arnold by Richard McMahon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,150. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Benedict Arnold was the most notorious traitor in American history. Entrusted with the defense of West Point by George Washington during the Revolutionary War, he attempted to surrender it to the British. The conspiracy, had it succeeded, would probably have been the death knell for the American cause. What if Arnold HAD been captured by the Americans and tried by court-martial for treason?
The Hawk: Part Three by Anna Scott Graham
Series: The Hawk. Price: Free! Words: 62,500. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
In this third part of the series, set in 1962, the culmination of the Snyders’ dreams becomes reality, yet the truth about Laurie and Stanford makes Sam wary. Pastor Marek Jagucki is introduced, providing peace to Eric, but slight worry for Lynne. However it’s Renee to fret most, when Sam’s sister Frannie makes a dramatic announcement.
The Inconvenient Goddess by James E. Aarons DVM
Series: The Destinies of Katie Reynolds. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 162,170. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Katie Reynolds, a young veterinary doctor from California is sent overseas to war-torn Kurdistan to find a disease spreading from animals to people. Unexpectedly, she is cast into the ancient Middle East, where she has only her intelligence to keep her alive in the very alien and archaic time of 1350 BC, the age of the Egyptian Pharaohs.