Fiction » Historical

Sub-categories: General | Western & American frontier | USA | Medieval | United Kingdom | Ancient | Regency | Victorian | Paranormal | Classical Greece & Rome | Colonial America | Australia & New Zealand | All sub-categories >>
The Stranger She Married
By
Series: Rogue Hearts, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,600. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
To save her family from debtor's prison, Alicia must marry the first wealthy man to propose. Her choices narrow to a scarred cripple with the heart of a poet, or a handsome rake with a deadly secret. Cole believes he is beyond redemption, yet cannot deny his attraction for the girl who touches his heart. He must protect her from the murderer killing her family before she becomes the next target.
Dancing in Combat Boots
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,230. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
When the going got tough during World War II, America’s women got going. By the millions, housewives and mothers stepped into factories, offices, hospitals---anywhere capable hands were needed. The eleven fictional stories in this remarkable collection are based on real women whose experiences were at once typical and extraordinary. EVVY Award!
Thetis, Peleus, and Achilles
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,680. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Achilles' goddess mother and human father are at loggerheads. She wants long life for their son; he believes that, with events propelling both gods and men toward the Trojan War, peace is unlikely for Achilles. Chrion the Centaur trains the youth, the powerful try to manipulate him, and his parents struggle to bridge the gap between mortal life and eternity.
Bronc Rider
By
Price: Free! Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013 by MQuills Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.00 from 1 review)
Jack Fontaine broke horses for a living. Raised with his mother’s Blackfeet tribe, after his white father mysteriously disappeared, he learned his horsemanship skills from them. It was on the Clark Fork that Jack Fontaine found the hatred he had come to expect. He also found unexpected friendship and the legacy his father had left for him.
Ένας έρωτας γεννιέται μέσα στη φρίκη...
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,630. Language: Greek. Published: August 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
"Ενας ερωτας γεννιεται μεσα στη φρικη... ". Μια αληθινη ιστορία. Ο συγγραφεας, αυτοπτης μαρτυρας, Πρωταγωνιστες ο Γιωργος και η Φροσω, δυο νεαρα παιδια που γνωριστηκαν και ερωτευτηκαν κατω απο αντιξοες συνθηκες. Εκεινος γιος εγκληματια κομμουνιστη, εκεινη κορη αντικομμουνιστη. Εζησαν τον κατοχικο εμφυλιο στην Ελλαδα το ‘44 και βιωσαν την απανθρωπια, τον παραλογισμο και τον Γολγοθα του Μελιγαλα .
The Guinea Ghost
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,950. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
On the weather-beaten Yorkshire moors of the north of England, a young woman believes she has seen the ghost of her former servant. Is Phoebe really tormented by the spirit of her maidservant Molly? Are the visions purely symptoms of a depressed soul, or are they signs the oppressive atmosphere of the family farm hides dark secrets?
The King's Jewel
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,560. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Shara’s a normal 2050s schoolgirl, able to escape the English monsoon and visit her grandparents in South Africa, but just a normal 12 year old. Or so she thought. First were Granddad's stories of ancestors who were kings - gods even! Then a stalker with a strange tale to tell. Next thing she knows, Shara is waking up in a palace, on a mission to retrieve alien technology from Alfred the Great!
Yesterday and After
By
Series: Figments and Fragments, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A young mans' summer in Maine before World War II with his brother and mother. He visits two aunts and an uncle. It is the summer when the submarine Squalus sank and was brought up from the deep to serve in WWII.
The Ferryboat
By
Series: Figments and Fragments, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,320. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Where a young man has adventures in New York in the Thirties.
Ballad of Liberty
By
You set the price! Words: 111,390. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Based on historical events related to the life of anarchist Nestor Makhno, who, during the Russian Revolution and Civil War, headed a widespread libertarian movement, providing an effective political and military alternative to the left and right-wing supporters of centralized state: liberals, nationalists, the Whites, and the Bolsheviks, changing the course of history.
Grant and Lee: The Checkers Game at Appomattox Court House
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
U. S. Civil War generals Ulysses S. Grant of the Union, and Robert E. Lee of the Confederacy, meet in a mysterious checkers match to reenact and simulate their famous battles in the final year of the conflict.
A Fated Inheritance
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 81,280. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When Emma begins to investigate her great-grandfather’s past, she unlocks memories from the past and an inheritance fated by the greed and manipulation of mine owners and governments; and a murderous revenge that seems to embrace her friend and flatmate’s hidden past. With the police seemingly powerless to prevent more murders, they have to decide how they can avoid becoming the next victims.
The Darkwater Liar's Account
By
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,500. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When a roadside explosion of family violence propels Bridget to her farmhouse cellar for refuge, she finds a tattered ledger, abandoned by a farmer named Laura. Here she aligns the perfect confession and collaboration; resolved to alter the surge of family history, Bridget reclaims her WWII memories of Nazi complicity and calculates her receipts, before another person dies on her account.
Annie & The Ripper
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,890. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
1888, Whitechapel. Jack the Ripper terrorizes prostitutes and baffles Scotland Yard; 1888, London. Annie Oakley thrills audiences of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show with her expert marksmanship. The Ripper may have picked the wrong target in this fascinating retelling of Jack the Ripper's reign of terror...with a western twist.
One Came Home
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,530. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Four southern plantation owners, drinking whiskey and playing poker, realize that the Civil War is close to over and the South is losing. They all agree that they want to do something to cause the North as much suffering and pain as they can. They come up with an idea---sharp-shooting snipers.
Drowned Murmurs
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,210. Language: British English. Published: August 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A heart wrenching mystery recounting the married life of Catherine, an isolated woman from the early 20th century, burdened by an indifferent husband, child deaths, accusations, disbelieving family, only supported by Amelia her modern thinking sister.Eventually culminating in tragedy. a century onwards Michaela becomes absorbed in unearthing facts of Catherine's demise and proving her innocence.
Between Times: A Testament To Love
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,900. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Many people set out to explore their family tree but nobody expects themselves to occupy more than one position in the various relationships. Between Times is a tale of Kate who sets out on her quest to find out about her forebears but unexpectedly finds that she becomes a central figure in their lives and is involved in the strange way in which the family tree continues to expand.
The Hollow Tree Mystery
By
Price: Free! Words: 7,060. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
US Marshal, Garren Rader, receives an urgent plea to help with an unresolved murder in Valley County, Nebraska. His journey to the frontier uncovers a family in need of encouragement, and a community in need of justice.
Football, Democracy & Darwin
By
Price: Free! Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Democracy, in this illustration, and in truth stands not as a form of government 'by for and of the people' rather a Plutocracy of wealth and power, defined along racial lines and furthering the interests of the citizenry only as happenstance as may benefit the long term interests of the ruling elite.
Dance With A Gunfighter
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,920. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
***Best Seller in Western Fiction (e-book edition)*** Willa Cather Literary Award Finalist Gabriella Devere grows up quickly when she witnesses the murder of her family by a gang of outlaws. When the law won't help her, she takes matters into her own hands. But the price of vengeance is high and Gabriella's willingness to sacrifice all leads to the book's deadly and startling conclusion