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Becoming Lisette
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,250. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2015 by Zinerva Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Lisette is a brilliant young painter with a singular disadvantage – being a woman. Undeterred, she finds support in Amante, a dashing Army officer. After her father dies, her mother marries a jeweler, who wants to control Lisette, leading to severe consequences for her budding career, Amante’s affections and her safety. Lisette must find her own way – before it is too late.
Floating the Balloon Bombs
Price: Free! Words: 16,040. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sheriff Conrad looks upon the deflated oddity discovered behind a compound of mobile homes and fears the bombs connected to that fallen and decayed balloon will force his community to reappear on the road map. He convenes his neighbors, and the villagers decide the best plan in coping with the bombs' dangers is restoring that balloon so their village might simply return the oddity to the wind.
Egy új életre ébredve: Első rész
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 97,340. Language: Hungarian. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Szerző: Sógór Melinda
Crepuscular Rays
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,110. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
“Crepuscular Rays” is a collection of my tales. Crime. Actuality. Humour. One of the tales, “Red Scum” is the next in the “OMG series”, the series of stories about and by Oscar Maria Graf, observant globe-trotter and writer, younger contemporary of Oscar Wilde. In the story “Red Scum” he tells about Eric Stenbock (1860-1895).
Suzanne's Peace
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,960. Language: British English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
It's June 1918 and 15 year old Suzanne is waiting in exile for the war to finish and to return home to battle-scarred Ypres in Belgium. Join her in her journey through grief and dread towards discovery and hope, finding unexpected opportunities and characters amongst the chaos and destruction.
My Father the God
Price: Free! Words: 72,570. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
Having completed his first year at Hanford University, Scotsman Sloan Stewart begins the summer of 1941 working at The Orchard Inn with his friends James, Isolde and Sabrina. But entanglements inevitably lead to a shocking event, one that will transform each of them irrevocably through war, peace, and ultimately, the remainder of their lives. Can they ever surmount the errors of their youth?
Heth, Son of Canaan, son of Ham, son of Noah
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,390. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Heth's chariots are more than just new and showy war machines. They might make the difference between life and death as Sargon turns his eye toward Hattus. Tawananna and Elon's new life together puts them in the crosshairs of everyone who wants to destroy the fledgling empire. what will happen when the greatest warrior begins to feel the effects of Lamech's Curse?
Amsalai: The Mother of Abraham
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,330. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In the ancient city of Babel, King Nimrod is hunting for the prophesied child that will overthrow him. Amsalai knows that her baby boy Abram is the child and she will use her feminine intuition and intrigue to keep her boy safe that he may grow to fulfill his prophesied destiny.
Prisoner of War: A Civil War Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Thomas Lindt was eating breakfast at his sister's house when a knock at the door turned his life upside down. Union soldiers have taken possession of their Southern town and have orders to torch the place. Taken prisoner, Thomas is surprised to know one of the Yankee colonels. His old friend offers him a temporary parole. Can he set his sister's life back to rights before his time runs out?
The Gun of Our Maker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,470. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Literature » Western
Arizona, 1877: a man on horseback scales the forests of the Mogollon Rim. He is searching for Bill Hawken, a renowned gunsmith, to build his instrument of vengeance. Vivian Culhane is far from a typical hero. Crippled by a childhood illness, he is weak, blind – yet unstoppable. His gun will be known across the Old West - a revolver that produces red smoke, with a thirst for justice.
The Last of the Apaches
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,050. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Two North Americans and a Mexican crossed from Argentina to Uruguay in September of 1917 intending to set up a Bank heist in the city of Salto. The Apache gang had made a horrible mistake, they killed one of the most loved heroes in Northern Uruguay; George MacFarlane. George had started the Salto Soccer League and personally taught the young people of Salto how to play this "British" sport.
Claimed by the Enemy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,920. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Love, intrigue, and adventure in ancient Mesopotamia. Two survivors of Sargon the Great's destruction of the great city of Eridu, a lonely princess and an unwilling soldier, meet when Sargon conquers the city of Susa. She trusts few people, and he lies to her from the start. But circumstances bring them together as both try to stay alive and protect her children in the chaos of the conquered city.
The Tides of War
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 128,010. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A young marine escorting his best friends body home… A young woman running from her past… A long over night flight … A beach house… Two weeks alone together … Torn apart by war they meet again twenty years later…
Das Traumpaar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,790. Language: German. Published: April 21, 2015 by M-y Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Zehntausende britische Touristen waren 1803 von Napoleon gefangen genommen worden als der Waffenstillstand zwischen Frankreich und England eintrat. Viele schafften es unterzutauchen - darunter auch Frau und Tochter von Sir Edward Waltham, der im vergangenen Winter gestorben war. Notdürftig schafft es Vernita, sich und ihre Mutter über Wasser zu halten indem sie für Pauline Borghese, die Schwester
Songbird
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 99,960. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
Can those left behind endure? When the travesties and social changes of World War II confront a small southern town, faith, family, and love sustain the lives of one young woman and her family.
The Thief
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,470. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
A Regency Novella – After wagering her precious book of sonnets that she would become engaged before Lord Blackhazel, Constance Archer is aggravated by her failure, not realizing Lord Blackhazel remained unattached, as well. She is surprised when Lord Blackhazel and his uncle stop at the Archer country estate for a brief visit. It turns into a hectic time when an antique necklace goes missing.
The Carrier Pigeon
Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
While out chasing each other, two children come across a carrier pigeon with a conflicting message that may put them in harm's way.
THREE GREAT LIES
Price: Free! Words: 136,770. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Ancient Egyptian Fantasy
Mary Norton: Soldier Girl
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,640. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015 by RavenswoodPublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Mary Norton is a 17th century young woman who runs away from home in Bristol to escape from her violent and abusive father.
The Runaway
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,620. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
On the night young Jed Harmon leaves his home town of Beavers Creek, he vows never to return. A search for a new life lay ahead of him. Meeting up with some cowboys and getting a job on a cattle drive, Jed reckons life has never been so good. However, on reaching Parson’s Creek, the Sheriff is looking for a young outlaw that resembles Jed.