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The Legend Of Blistering Billy Blaylock - Gunfighter: A Humorous Western Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
You’ve heard the name…Blistering Billy Blaylock. You’ve heard about Billy’s career as a gunfighter. You may have even been told that the nickname “Blistering Billy” referred to Blaylock’s speed with a handgun. You have heard wrong. This story sets the legend straight, and explains why Billy was “Blistering”…and it has nothing to do with his gunfighting skills.
Land Of Broken Promises - Maftur
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,450. Language: British English. Published: January 9, 2015 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Maftur knows she wants to marry the boy next door. Before settling down as a wife and mother, however, she aims to become a glamorous secretary and prove she can earn her own living. She is also fiercely patriotic and cannot stand by while Palestine, the country of her birth, is threatened with a takeover. She sets about attempting to rectify the political situation in a non-violent fashion.
Wolf Hook
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,270. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Jim Heydrich is the nephew of a Gestapo leader. Raised in Canada, he finds himself back in Germany during the war. Resisting an invitation to join the Nazis, he instead finds himself a member of an English-language theater troupe working in Occupied Europe. Unbeknownst to Jim, the leaders of the theater troupe are members of the British Secret Service, using the theater troupe to recruit spies.
Echoes of the Old Ways
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,400. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
At the end of the Red River War, tribes of native people on the Southern Plains were now restricted to government-controlled reservations in Oklahoma Territory. Frontier settlers began to move into and claim the land as their own. Old customs die hard, however, and echoes of the old ways reverberated across the land.
Love Blooms in a Snowstorm: A World War II Inspirational Romance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,410. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This was 1942 and the country was at war. Enemy subs were a stark reality. Last year, on December 7, when the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor, the country was plunged into war. But then Tom’s V-mail arrived informing Shirley he would no longer write to her, that he was marrying Helen, his high school sweetheart. Shirley was heartbroken. So why did he stop in tonight?
Searchlights and Shadows
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Series: The Garden of Allah. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,210. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The dark days of Pearl Harbor loom over Los Angeles, and posters warn Hollywoodites that loose lips sink ships. MGM screenwriter, Marcus Adler, needs to come up with a sure-fire hit. Gwendolyn Brick dreams of opening her own dress store, but it threatens to drag her back into the orbit of Bugsy Siegel. Columnist, Kathryn Massey survival depend on a place nobody’s heard of: Las Vegas.
Goldeneyes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,160. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015 by vinspirepublishing. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
A man’s eyes are the windows to his soul … if he has one. Deep in the darkness of a Depression-era night, a man addicted to alcohol commits an unspeakable crime to obtain it. His vile action impacts the lives of two entire families, and decades will pass before the horrible wrong begins to be made right again.
Red Corner, An Alternate History of Rus
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 103,990. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Against the all-conquering Grand Duchy of Muscovy, can the city-state of Novgorod save itself from total annihilation and bring the land of the Rus towards the West?
Un Amor de Leyenda
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,970. Language: Spanish. Published: January 7, 2015 by M-y Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
El Duque de Strathvegon tenía que encontrar una salida. George Wallington había descubierto el romance que mantenía con su esposa y amenazaba con matarlo. En tales circunstancias, a la madre del Duque se le ocurrió una solución: su hijo debía salir de Londres y anunciar su compromiso matrimonial para evitar el escándalo.
Andrew Murray Destined to Serve: A Biographical Novel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,220. Language: American English. Published: January 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A boyish and fun-loving Andrew Murray arrives back in South Africa after being ordained at the Hague on his twentieth birthday in 1848. But not long after his appointment as pastor to the Dutch emigrants beyond the borders of the Cape, he feels overwhelmed by the task, and starts to doubt his calling. It does not take him long to realize that he has to either man-up or bow out.
Kingdom of Ackmer
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,570. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
With the hold fallen to the outlaw hands of Lord Hansil and his evil offspring; Gamel and his horse Demon must risk all to save the ones they love. Lady Bella and Lord Goodwin's fate depend on Gamel and Demon's ability to penetrate defenses and put an end to Hansil and his sons before they execute the prisoners. Can years of training and preparation allow Gamel to complete his most important task?
Devotio: The House of Mus (Book 1 of The Devotio Series)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,190. Language: British English. Published: January 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
298 BC. Central Italy. In the Roman colony of Sora, Gaius, an eighteen year old farmer's son has little inkling that his life is about to utterly change. As tragedy strikes he is forced on a journey that will lead him to the House of Mus and set him on the path to becoming one of the young republic's greatest soldier's.
The Fortune of Carthage
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,890. Language: British English. Published: January 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
207 BC. Rome and Carthage have been at war for eleven years. Rome has endured the unendurable but as the pulse of the nation beats low, a new call arises that fills every Roman heart with foreboding. Hasdrubal, son of Hamilcar has crossed the Alps and is intent on joining his brother, Hannibal and deciding the greatest war of the classical age once and for all.
The Shield of Rome
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,890. Language: British English. Published: January 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
216 BC. After the disastrous battle of Cannae it seems inevitable that the proud Roman republic will fall. In Rome only one man, Quintus Fabius Maximus seems to have the strength to guide the panic stricken city through the crisis. His heroic spirit rallies his countrymen and a divided Senate but his life is put in danger when a ruthless assassin arrives in Rome with orders to kill Fabius.
The Fall
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Price: Free! Words: 3,930. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: January 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
On December 4, 1981, Delhi heard that Qutub Minar had “burst”. It was a misunderstanding, but the outcome could not have been worse had the Minar really collapsed. A stampede inside the tower had left 45 dead and 24 injured. It was the most terrible accident in the Minar’s 800-year history, and one of the blackest days in post-Independence Delhi. This is a fictionalized account of the tragedy.
SS-Hans-Krüger-de la leibstandarte-AH
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 12,430. Language: French. Published: January 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
SS-Hans Krüger de la LAH, est un roman historique illustré avec des photos d'époque inédites. 1945 un Berlin en feu, un troisième Reich en ruine, un peuple en déroute, des responsables politiques qui tirent la couverture vers eux,multiplient les tentatives de récupération du pouvoir, c'est la toile de fond de ce roman historique.
Ever a Princess
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,560. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015 by Teresa Medeiros. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Adam McKendrick has earned the title “the Bountiful Baron” because of his reputation for helping beautiful blondes in trouble. When a lucky hand at cards wins him an ancient hunting lodge, he travels to the wilds of Scotland hoping to escape his reputation—and the hordes of women pursuing him. He certainly doesn’t expect his prize to include yet another damsel in distress looking for a hero.
World Religion: Cannot Legislate The Power Of God
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 9,650. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Historically and in contemporary societies, religion has played a central role in political life, and often it has done so for the worse (witness the wars of religion in Europe that came in the wake of the Protestant Reformation. This E-books summarize the real impact of how Politicians continue to deceive and manipulate ignorant people.
The Hanging of August Miller
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,840. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
August Miller – Texan, Indian Territory Marshal, former Confederate cavalryman, and a man who never accepted the South’s surrender. All around him he sees the ill effect of the Confederacy’s loss as the Northern victors lord it over the defeated South and carpetbaggers gather in the spoils like so many vultures...
Flame from Within
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,970. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015 by vinspirepublishing. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
A journey across the sea begins a journey of healing for Aimée's soul and a discovery of love and faith she thought she'd never find. When a Yankee-induced fire destroys her family and her home, young plantation-bred Amethyst Rose finds herself on the run and in the presence of two Union officers, each tugging at her heart strings.