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Detour Trail by Joy V. Smith
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,730. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Westward bound on the Oregon Trail, Lorena Emerson is alone after her uncle is killed by a thief trying to steal his money belt. Ignoring the wagon master's advice to go home, she rounds up others needing help, and they join a later wagon train and are soon slogging through dust and mud and steep mountain passes. It's a long way to Oregon, and because another woman needs her help, Lorrie again goe
The Curse of Malenfer Manor by Iain McChesney
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,830. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical(4.00 from 1 review)
Those in line to the Malenfer estate are succumbing to terrible ends – a supernatural legacy, or something more human? Irish mercenary Dermot Ward retreats to Paris at the close of WWI, where he drinks to forget his experiences & the death of his comrade, Arthur Malenfer. But Arthur has not forgotten Dermot. Dead but not departed, Arthur has unfinished business and needs the help of the living.
The Buffalo Hunter's Bride (Sweet Western Romance) by Sharaya Lee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,630. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The Buffalo Hunter’s Bride - Sweet Western Romance Short Story 41 pg. * Excited, buffalo hunter Jeremiah Carson gets ready to pick up his mail order bride, Julie Donovan, at the railway station. But suddenly his orphaned niece Annie shows up in his house on the prairie and Buff is faced with a dilemma. For reasons of her own, his new bride is not at all fond of other people's children right now.
Richards' Way Book One by Rick Wilson
Series: Richards' Way, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 72,980. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Tom Richards was born on a farm in Alabama just before the Civil War. He knew from a young age he didn't want to spend his life farming. As he grew he made friends with the Sheriff in their hometown. When his father went off to war he made his final decision that farming wasn't for him. At eighteen he became a deputy to the Sheriff. He quickly found he was good at his job, and enjoyed it.
Lilibet's Secret Diary - December 1937 to June 1937 by Pauline Christou
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 23,040. Language: British English. Published: September 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
It's December 11th 1936, and 10 year old Lilibet hears of some news that will change her and her family's life forever. She decides to keep a secret diary chronicling these extraordinary events.Will she fulfil her destiny,and also remember which the main course fork is and which the dessert fork is? Lilibet's Secret diary is a factional diary of they young, future Queen Elizabeth II.
The Dairy Cottage by Topsy Baxter
Series: Cavendish Court, By the River, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,130. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Arriving on a convict ship in 1815 into New South Wales, Australia, Elizabeth must learn to survive her wrongful conviction and unwelcome conscription as dairy maid to the local dairy cottage. Her wretched situation requires all her strength and cunning to navigate the brutality of this convict settlement and strive to become free again and, hopefully, live the life she was meant to live.
The Trail to Cave Spring, GA by Barbara Dumas Ballew
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,010. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In the early 1800's, the Cherokee Indians occupied an enchanting valley known as Vann's Valley is west central Georgia. Read this engaging tale of how white people began to settle the area to share its beauty.
The Legend of Charlie Bagley by Peggy Johnson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,540. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Buying the old building meant learning its history. Seems murder was part of it and Charlie Bagley. But could it be true? No one was sure. I found out the truth with a little digging.
Requiem For Athens by David Alkek
Price: Free! Words: 107,590. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient(4.00 from 1 review)
In his historical novel, Requiem for Athens Dr. David Alkek invites his readers to participate in the daily life of Ancient Greece.
The Culann Chronicles, Book 2, Picts' Plight by Duncan MacDonald
Series: The Culann Chronicles, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 49,970. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 1 review)
Exciting historical novel set in 7th century Caledonia and Northern Britain. We follow the adventures of a gallant Irish warrior monk, an intrepid Irish Princess who joins the Celtic Church and a daring young Pict.
Sumangali: More Than A Short Story by Dwaraknath Reddy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Children’s books » Stories in Verse
Sumangali is his only deviation from pure philosophy. He felt an urge to write it as it reaches beyond the story into the psychology, beyond the personal into the total workings of human mentation.
The Pine Bluff Project by Phil Matthews
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,480. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
In 1957, racial tension in the state capital at a fever pitch over the integration of Central High, a deformed despot and his gang of fervent segregationists terrorize blacks in Pine Bluff, AR into swearing allegiance to "separate but equal." When the mob begins bullying even white passive supporters of integration, citizens of both races put aside longstanding prejudices to unite for revenge.
The Bordens of Burkesville (Borden Series Book 3) by Barbara Dumas Ballew
Series: The Bordens, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,860. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Having traveled from North Carolina to Kentucky by way of the Wilderness Road, Sarah and Daniel establish a new life in the community of Burkesville. Follow their pioneer ways as they develop a homestead, a business venture, and a wonderful family in their new environment. Sarah has her hands full with the antics of her students in her one-room schoolhouse and Daniel builds a furniture factory.
Over the Wine-Dark Sea by Harry Turtledove
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 140,600. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Menedemos, the young dashing sea captain, and his helper, the scholarly Sostratos, are sea-traders from the Greek island of Rhodes. Fearless sailors, they will travel any distance to make a profit or to search for rich treasures. As if avoiding pirates and barbarians isn’t enough, they are also caught between the political intrigues of Alexander’s former generals.
Einstein's Cosmic Journey - A Biographical Fantasy of Quantum Proportions by Walter E. Jacobson, M.D.
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 23,710. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Albert Einstein, 76 years old, having failed to discover the Unified Field Theory, invents a device which folds time and space, bringing him face to face with his 40 year old self, who, along with psychoanalyst Carl Jung and quantum physicist Wolfgang Pauli, helps him to resolve personal conflicts and solve the mathematical puzzle that has been plaguing him for decades.
Trinity Mist by Tracy L. Judy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,590. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013 by Jonah Wolfe. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Roger Cook had looked forward to his trip to New Orleans from Charleston, South Carolina in 1846. Little did he know the hell that awaited him and all aboard the vessel the "Trinity Mist." Plagued by the sins of the Captain, the "Trinity Mist" pays for the sins of her master, as do all on board. Crippled by storms and haunted by unknown entities, every moment is a fight for survival.
A Dandy in Disguise by Meredith Bond
Series: Merry Men, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,180. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
The beautiful intellectual, Rose Grace, has reminded St. John Fotheringay-Phipps that there is life beyond society. It’s something he knew once, a very long time ago, but forgot when his love took his heart away. Rose has sparked a new flame within Fungy, and something he hasn’t felt in a very long time – love.
Grace on Broadway by Michiko Hart McElfresh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,800. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The modern Grace Hennipen discovers she’s in an old fashioned world where laws are skirted and scruples follow. Preparing for a future in journalism she shadows Mark Hellinger, a promising writer hot on the trail of a great new topic—celebrities. She dodges prohibition agents, dances with gangsters, and mingles with a multitude of characters reveling in the Jazz Age
The Wolf of the Highlands - Episode 1-4 by Bil Howard
Price: Free! Words: 23,360. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013 by Senserial Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » General
A man, trying to escape from his past life and a lone wolf - a fateful encounter and a quest through different experiences, that will bring valuable lessons about life.
The Light: Tales From a Revolution - New-Jersey by Lars D. H. Hedbor
Series: Tales From a Revolution. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,320. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013 by Brief Candle Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » USA
As a Quaker blacksmith, Robert is used to the challenges of fire and iron. When the American Revolution splinters his own family and threatens his community, he will wrestle with questions of belief and philosophy. He must rely on his inner light to keep his family safe, and lead them to freedom.