Fiction » Historical

Sub-categories: General | Western & American frontier | USA | Medieval | United Kingdom | Ancient | Regency | Paranormal | Victorian | Colonial America | Classical Greece & Rome | Australia & New Zealand | All sub-categories >>
USS Relentless
By
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 234,750. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A saga of the US Navy from the Barbary War of 1803 through the War of 1812. In 1803, a young man joins the crew of what will become the most famous frigate of the early US Navy – USS Constitution. From the sands of North Africa during the first Barbary War, across the aquamarine waters of the Caribbean, we follow the exploits of a young American seaman, Alain de Noux.
Vincent and A.E. (Prequel to Amelia)
By
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 37,100. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013 by SynergEbooks. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This romantic, historical adventure tells the story of what might have happened to Amelia Earhart. It is a drama of spies, intrigue, betrayal, and never-ending love.
Orchid
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,810. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by Itoh Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The adventures of two little boys in pre-war Germany, one a German and the other one a Jew. One child is longing for his mother and the love of his father and the other child is solidly secure in his mothers and fathers abounded love. This story awakens the sleeping giant of friendship and confirms the power of prayer. On one hand this story is full of human tragedies and despair but on the other
Entangled Thorns
By
Series: Cedar Hollow, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,920. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by Thomas-Jacob Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Beth Sloan has spent the majority of her life trying to escape the memories of a difficult childhood. Born into the infamous Pritchett family of Cedar Hollow, West Virginia, she grew up surrounded by homemade stills, corn liquor, and an impoverished family that more often than not preferred life on the wrong side of the law. Just when she thought she'd finally escaped, she's been called home.
Erma Puckett's Moment of Indiscretion
By
Series: Snippets from Cedar Hollow, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by Thomas-Jacob Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
2013 Pushcart Prize Nominee Short Story Nineteen-forty-six was a turning point for young Erma Puckett for three reasons. First, it was the year she became rich. Second, it was the year she fell in love. And third, it was the year she was run out of town.
An Accidental King
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,950. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
79 AD. As he approaches the end of his life, Tiberius Claudius Cogidubnus, the native-born but loyally pro-Roman client king of Britain, looks back on the thirty-six years of his reign.
Chaos: I Bring the Fire Part III (A Loki Story)
By
Series: I Bring the Fire. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,350. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this final installment of the Cera story arc, the noose around Loki’s neck is tightening. Gerðr, the frost giantess, wants him dead; Cera, the World Seed, wants his head—literally and figuratively; the FBI wants him in Guantanamo; and an old friend from Asgard wants to bring him home...whether Loki likes it or not. Things can’t get any worse, but when Loki’s involved, it’s certain they will.
Stampede at Rattlesnake Pass
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,280. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
With her father murdered and her brother crippled by bushwhackers, half her herd stolen and her crew massacred by vicious rustlers, beautiful blond Elly Horrocks is going to have her hands full keeping the family ranch going. Veteran author Clay More spins a fast-paced Western adventure in STAMPEDE AT RATTLESNAKE PASS, another gun-swift novel from the Western Fictioneers Library.
Shanks: Bulldog
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
An Englishman abroad in the Wild West will find himself hard-pressed to remain a gentleman. Still, there's a steel in such men that formed an Empire and the cattlemen of the new frontier should know better than to tangle with an Englishman when his dander's up.
The Maya Papyrus
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 276,920. Language: British English. Published: July 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Gold Medal winner in the Global Ebook Awards 2013 The Maya Papyrus is populated with some of the most extraordinary characters in history: Tutankhamun, the boy king; Akhenaten, the deformed tyrant; Akhenaten's queen, Nefertiti, whose beauty remains legendary 3000 years later. Amid war, plague and treachery, who among them can stand against a man willing to risk everything to seize the throne?
The Unraveling: A Sweater Vest Fable
By
Series: Political Fables and Cartoons, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is the tale of the rise and fall of a sweet and well-meaning sweater vest unwillingly and unwittingly involved in a national political campaign.
To the Shores of Tripoli
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,010. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(3.00 from 1 review)
This is an historical fiction about the US Marines and Navy during the First Barbary War. While the three protagonists are fictional characters representing all Marines who served, most of the others are actual historical figures.
Eating with the Pharaohs - An Ancient Egypt Cook Book Part 1
By
Series: Eating with the Pharaohs, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,360. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(3.00 from 1 review)
Eating with the Pharaohs is a small collection of recipes and stories written by Pentu the Scribe who served as Master of Pharaoh’s Kitchen. They bring to us part of the struggle of working as a cook in the Egypt of the pyramid builders.
Didymus
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,570. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Who was the twin, the 'Didymus' of the Apostle Thomas? What happened to the Essenes, a secretive sect of Judaism who disappeared after the Roman reconquest of Judea? Maybe this book will explain what really happened and what is happening today!
Swordplay
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,290. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
A knight and his squire, on their way home to Camelot, encounter an advance party of ruthless and deadly dark knights. While rescuing fair maidens from the evil warriors, the heroes uncover a plot to plunge the kingdom into darkness. But they have precious little time to save Britannia, and for the squire to prove he can be a knight – the enemy forces are already at the King's gates!
Collected Historical Stories
By
Series: Collected Series, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,100. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
This Collection of imaginative short stories is a worldly voyage to distant pasts, and rich and magic cultures, which together form an impressive historic mosaic. Through the pages of these fictional stories we cross the subtle boundary into reality, transporting the reader to past worlds long lost in time.
Sugar
By
Series: Connor Murray, Book 2. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 66,690. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Connor Murray is back! While fighting for his life in a personal crisis, Connor realizes to his shock, he must also fight his own government. Corrupt officials are tied to an ancient cause that is still playing itself out in a very real way in our lives today. And what is sugar? Sugar at its root is energy. Who controls energy controls the world. The black helicopters are coming...
A New Beginning
By
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 96,500. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Adlai ben Yusuf the son of a humble carpenter, grew up in the village of Nazareth . With his brother Tavi, and cousin Cephas, he enjoyed the usual escapades and miss-adventures of a normal teenage boy.Then suddenly, a simple mistake occurred that would have tragic and far-reaching consequences.Years later, Adlai now a mature man of 32 summers, began to preach a message of hope for all.
Petals From the Judas Tree
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,200. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013 by 2fires Publishing Co.. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Self-righteous, James Henry Scott yearned to instill piety into his two hell-raising sons. To save them from the temptations of their wicked ways, he moves his family and cattle to the newly born state of Texas; but how could he ever have imagined the temptation that awaited him in the diminutive Indian girl known as Ivy. On the long trail to Texas, he discovers the truth about himself.
Beekeeper Version 2
By
Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A father keeps secrets concerning a mother's death