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A Perfect Plan by Carolyn M. Osborne
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,440. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Can turning a dream into a plan make it come true? In a remote corner of 1780’s England, young Catherine Nelson wants to marry, but understands the damage love can cause. Her dream is to find love, but also control and protect her own life. In India, restless, worldly George Matcham wonders if the life he dreams of awaits him in the countryside of far-away England.
Acre by J. K. Swift
Series: Hospitaller Saga. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,870. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
It is the twilight of Christendom in the Holy Land. The Hospitaller Knights of Saint John send a young knight to purchase five hundred peasant children from the Alps, the 'Spine of the World'. Pursued across the Mid-Earth Sea, Brother Foulques de Villaret, and his small band of Hospitallers, is about to come face-to-face with the greatest warriors the East has ever known: the Mamluks.
The Judge's Cat by Jane Allen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,430. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
He sees a child's dead body lying in his garden. For brief seconds he hesitates - a sliding door moment that will blight the rest of the life of Thomas Bradshaw, respected County Court Judge of Durham, England. The year is 1872, Queen Victoria is on the throne and England is a prosperous nation.
Blood at Haught Springs by Marsha Ward
Series: Men of Haught Springs. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,470. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
Wes Haught wants his brother to grow up and tend to his share of the chores at the family's general store. Lonnie Haught dreams of being a gunfighter. Lies unravel and lives hang in the balance as brother fights against brother. Fiery emotions and vengeful acts erupt in a smoldering new Western adventure novella from the author of the acclaimed Owen Family Saga. Two bonus stories included.
Violence Raines by Leo Charles Taylor
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 66,120. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
The game progresses and all the players are known. There is a spy in London, and while the Darcys continue to work against him they find that their own government is working against them. It is a battle of guile, deceit, and violence, and as when the murders and attacks begin, Darcy finds he has little choice but join in. When he does, violence will rain across London.
Hyperborea (Book 4 of the Veteran of Rome Series) by William Kelso
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,520. Language: British English. Published: May 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Winter AD 103. Fourteen years have passed since Corbulo's murder and Marcus, veteran soldier of Rome, sets out to avenge his father's death and to find Emogene, the druid who holds all the answers. As he closes in on her, Marcus must decide how far he will go for honour, and whether to follow Emogene to the secretive and mythical land of Hyperborea, an epic sea voyage across the Atlantic ocean.
Hezekiah's Hullabaloo by Chaya Benady
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 115,940. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Two bachelors face life-altering decisions during the holidays in 2014. And two Jewish couples come to understand the true meaning of love, honor and commitment in a small Jewish Baltimore City community.
Guiomar: la joven que desafió su destino by Luisa M. Cisneros
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,700. Language: Spanish. Published: May 24, 2016 by Alba Digital Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Guiomar es la última hija de la noble estirpe de don Froilán. Cuando su padre recibe el llamamiento para que alguno de sus hijos vaya a luchar a la guerra decide, en secreto, que se hará pasar por un muchacho y acudirá ella. En el campo de batalla traba amistad con un compañero y empezará a sentir por él algo más que amor fraternal, pero que choca con su papel de hombre.
Whisky Tango Foxtrot...copy? by John Regan
Price: Free! Words: 92,080. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Based on true events, WTF is a novel of war, betrayal and revenge arising from the death of 82 sailors in a collision between the destroyer HMAS Voyager and aircraft carrier Melbourne. Jim Price survived but his mate, Charlie did not. It's up to Jim to find justice for his mate. A class action against the Navy and the Government seems like a good start but the going is not smooth.
Panhandle Freight by Livia J. Washburn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016 by James Reasoner. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A bitter winter storm was blowing fiercely when Lucas Hallam rode up to the isolated railroad station. It wasn’t a fit night for man or beast to be out, but Hallam found himself joined by a number of other pilgrims waiting for a train – and one of them just might be a killer. But the big man has a secret of his own... Finalist for the Peacemaker Award in the category of Best Short Fiction in 2012.
Flames of Rebellion by Warwick O'Neill
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 106,130. Language: Australian English. Published: May 23, 2016 by Aurora House. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Adventure » General
On his release from gaol, all Patrick Flanagan wanted was a good woman, a family and a peaceful life. Then he heard the call that reverberated around the world. Gold! Leaving Moreton Bay behind, he jumps aboard The Cumberland to work for his passage to the goldfields. On the voyage he befriends Fergus, an old sailor at the crossroads of new technology. Together the pair jump ship in Melbourne and
North Sea Shells by C J Richardson
Price: $4.33 USD. Words: 85,100. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
When German shells hit Hartlepool in 1914, the lives of everyone in the small coastal town are changed forever. With letters from the Front being the only contact she has with husband, George, and both parents now dead, Martha, a naive, young mother, is forced to stand on her own two feet and rebuild her world.
Chicago Typewriter (A Short Story) by Scott Allen Fallbeck
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A newspaper journalist, a mobster’s wife and a hailstorm of bullets; an exclusive story just might be in the making, assuming they can both make it out alive first. Please note that while many of Scott’s stories have a speculative element (science fiction, supernatural, etc.), this one does not and is instead historical fiction.
Daniel Boone: Westward Trail by Neal Barrett Jr.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,950. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The wilderness. It was a brutal force, a powerful magnet drawing Boone away from the woman he loved and the children he fathered … into the savage unknown. Rebecca Boone watched him go and waited for his return … her heart aching and filled with passion … the dream of a promised land turned into a nightmare of personal torment as the lone frontiersman blazed his way along the WESTWARD TRAIL.
Dirt McGirtt by Robert G. Makin
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 84,150. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
This historical fiction explores the life and enigmatic character of Daniel McGirtt. McGirtt deserted from the Continental Army in 1775, enlisted with the British East Florida Rangers and served under Brigadier General Augustine Prevost, burning Georgia and South Carolina as part of the war effort. When Florida was ceded back to Spain, he was arrested and falsely imprisoned in Spanish dungeons.
The Coffin With A Window by Fay Risner
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 25,260. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
1895 was the year life as a grownup began for Lilly Baker Elliot when she took notice of Tom Elliot, a handsome bachelor farmer. He began to spend time in her parents general store, not knowing what he wanted to buy. It became very clear to Lilly that he just wanted to spend time with her. They married. Life was great until tragedy struck.
Sur une feuille d’érable rouge by Robert Moran
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,950. Language: French. Published: May 20, 2016 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Le héros de cette biographie « imaginée », mais fondée sur bon nombre de faits réels, découvre l’Empire du Milieu dans une bande dessinée pour enfants parue en 1940. Dès lors, ce pays et sa civilisation ne quitteront plus ses rêves. D’un tempérament très romantique, il imagine une femme idéale, qu’il rencontre en Chine. Ils traversent ensemble la Révolution culturelle
The Battle of Paardeberg: Lord Roberts' Gambit by Martin Marais
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 144,820. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Fifteen years before their heroic action on the Somme, Canadians were engaged in their first international war - the Anglo-Boer (1899-1902) - in South Africa. It was a horrific initiation to the catastrophic effects of modern warfare. Seen through the eyes of the officers and men, this is the story of the part they played in one of the most important battles of the war - the Battle of Paardeberg.
Judas Effect Boxed Set One by Joe C Combs 2nd
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,720. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
A young wealthy German playboy finds himself betrayed by family and friends alike. Broke and with no place to turn, he finds himself in the service of the Kaiser as a spy for Germany at one of the most dangerous times in history for a German spy. Surviving a shipwreck during a winter storm, now he is on a mission in the United States. But everything is not what it seems.