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THE BALLAD OF DRED SCOTT Story of slave whose personal struggle for freedom helps Abraham Lincoln become president. Historical fiction.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,240. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Historical Fiction: Story of slave whoses personal struggle for freedom helps Abraham lincoln become president. Heroic Dred Scott, takes on the mission of a warrior to bring an end to slavery in the U.S.A. before the Civil War. Teaches that "Sometimes, even when you lose, you can still win if you don't give up your dream."
Presidential Whispers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,410. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
Have you ever wanted help surviving freshman year in high school? Alex Schuler relies on the past Presidents of the United States. Alex's grandfather removed a magical book from the White House written by the men who founded the USA. When Alex reads from it, Abe Lincoln, Thomas Jefferson, George Washington and others from the past, come alive offering guidance.
A Nazi On Trial In God's Court
Price: Free! Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
I wonder how the Nazi's justified their behavior to God after their deaths. This short work is a speculation on what might have occurred.
A Nazi On Trial In God's Court
Price: Free! Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
I wonder how the Nazi's justified their behavior to God after their deaths. This short work is a speculation on what might have occurred.
Anam Cara
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,110. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Bran ap Owen knows it’s “once to die, then the judgment,” but his hell is to live again and again until he rights an ancient wrong. Unlike other souls caught up on the karmic wheel, he remembers the past—and he always remembers her—his ANAM CARA.
Yellowstone
Series: John Cutler - Western. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,570. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
John Cutler was famous for tracking down anything or anyone. So when Iris Shannon, the beautiful saloon keeper, asked him to kill a rogue grizzly in Yellowstone, he couldn’t refuse. But he had his work cut out for him. Not only was there a wild grizzly to deal with but poachers were in Yellowstone and Cutler had to put an end to them. Man or beast, Cutler had trouble ahead!
The Wild Stallions
Series: A Jim Sundance Western. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,490. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The Appaloosa horses bred by Chief Joseph’s Nez Perce Indians were the finest anywhere. The Army wanted to get its hands on the herd—so it could breed up top-quality remounts. So they hired a sadistic horse-trader named Luke Drury. Jim Sundance had no intention of letting Drury or the Army get their hands on the horses and that meant there was a fight looming that could end in bloody slaughter.
Stampede
Series: The Searcher (Western). Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,030. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
It’s John Stone’s first cattle drive, and it won’t be an easy ride. But he’d brave anything to get one step closer to the women he loved and lost. The journey over the Chisholm Trail is even more dangerous than he expected. Menaced by rustlers, a Comanche war party and one man with an insatiable thirst for vengeance, Stone fears his first cattle drive could also be his last.
Santa Fe Death Trap
Series: Wild Bill. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,480. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Wild Bill Hickok had made a lot of enemies over the years. And one of them, Frank Tutt, had waited a good long time to taste sweet revenge.He was ready and eager to make him pay. After all these years he could wait a bit longer, long enough to play a little game with his legendary target. Oh, he would kill Wild Bill, all right—but first he wanted Bill to know what it was like to live in Hell.
John Wesley Hardin
Series: A Hart the Regulator Western. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,840. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
In the old West, gunfighting was a trade you started early. Wes Hart killed his first man when he was still in his teens and so did John Wesley Hardin. Hardin went on to carve himself a notch in the history books, if it’s a notch you merit when you’re an outlaw with all the virtues of a renegade rattlesnake. Wes Hart and a posse of Rangers have marked Hardin down for the reckoning...
.44 Caliber Man (The Floating Outfit Book Two)
Series: The Floating Outfit. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,270. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Post-Civil War Texas is a hell of a rough place. And for a man wearing a kilt, it is even rougher. Colin Farquharson insists on retaining his native Scottish dress but to do so unarmed on the Texas frontier could get him killed. At least it provides a distraction for the bandits attempting to rob the stage he's on and a distraction is all his fellow passenger, the Ysabel Kid, needs.
Robber Crabs
Price: Free! Words: 11,210. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Wiki had been enjoying life in the East Indies and the South China Sea. He could speak the local language, so had sailed happily on coastwise craft in the company of Bugis rogues and pirates. But then George Rochester had arrived on the Potomac, and while it had been delightful to get together with his old college friend, it had also ruined Wiki’s current existence. Because of that twice-damned d
Forced Journey: The Saga of Werner Berlinger
Series: Far and Away. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,110. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by Artemesia Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Escaping Nazi Germany, 12-year-old Werner hopes to create a new home in New York. Werner faces bullies and anti-Semitism, overcoming these struggles with assistance from new friends. All the while keeping alive the burning ember of hope that his father and little sister will join him in his new home.
Sorrowlands: Flora and the Demi-Gods
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,910. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by Mystic Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
With the Beryllium Chalice stolen from Mount Olympus by Hades, the other gods will weaken and Hades will be free to overthrow them and take control of the world. Only a dryad exiled from Mount Olympus, a battle-weary warrior, and a fun-loving satyr stand between the God of Death and his treacherous scheme.
The Templars' Last Days
Price: $7.66 USD. Words: 45,620. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » General
It’s the 13th October 1307. Friday the thirteenth in fact. And the arrest of key Templar Knights, under the orders of King Philip IV, marks the beginning of the end for this Christian Order. But how did it come to this? What happened to the Templar treasure? Why are the Templar vaults empty? Why is the Templar Fleet no longer at La Rochelle? And just where has the Holy Grail been laid to rest?
The Trap
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 129,350. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by Matthew Lynn. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Literature » War
Lieutenant Michael Carr’s peaceful life in a Cornish village is shattered with the outbreak of the Second World War. Under an unrelenting sun, harried by German tanks, Michael’s life with Elizabeth, suddenly seems unbearably out of reach… Can Michael survive the war and make it home to Elizabeth?
Yoikes
Series: The Cloud Brother's Short Stories. Price: Free! Words: 9,030. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Alf and Bert, security, play with an experimental gadget that transports them back to the twelfth century. Frightened to tamper with history, they tread carefully–at first. Unable to withstand the challenge, they end in a tournament, fighting with knights, the threat to history forgotten…
Halloween Fires
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,800. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The time: 1340 The place: Swan village, the estate of Sir Hubert Longhurst, on the banks of the River Severn, and the city of Bristol in the south west of England. The plot: A satanic mass is held in the forest across the river Severn. A girl is sacrificed and a young boatman dies. A suspicious priest, Father Simon, the Sheriff of Bristol and three Dominican Monks attack the “Satanists”
Mean Grey Old Morning
Series: William R. Burkett, Jr.. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,280. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Historical » USA
“Immolation of someone else’s diary was not how I had planned to start my day – it was a mean grey old morning, but I didn’t know then that was what to call it …” From surveillance of a yellow convertible in South Carolina to conversation with a streetwalker on Sunset Boulevard to a visit to Hemingway’s grave in Idaho, the writer builds a mural of life in the last half of the twentieth century.
The Red Scarf (The Kate Brady Series Book 2)
Series: The Kate Brady Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,330. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » USA
The dramatic historical crime drama of Kate Brady continues as she joins the FBI, falls in love with an agent and goes undercover to bring down a major crime family.