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Cricket’s Trail: An Odyssey of Redemption Along the Trail of Tears
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,740. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Christian » Western
Revenge, remorse, regeneration, and reconciliation are the driving themes of Cricket’s Trail, the story of two spiritual odysseys set against the relocation of the Cherokees in 1838. The story delves deeply into the issue of personal guilt and the need for repentance. It is infused with a strong Christian message that emphasizes personal conversion and reconciliation. It is told with grit.
Have No Shame (Where civil rights and forbidden love collide)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 327,120. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The racially-charged prejudice of the deep South forces eighteen-year-old Alison Tillman to confront societal norms--and her own beliefs--when she discovers the body of a hate crime victim, and the specter of forbidden love turns her safe, comfortable world upside down.
Buckley's Chance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,850. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
In the Australian vernacular “you’ve got Buckley’s Chance” or “you’ve got Buckley’s” means “you have no chance”, or “it’s nearly impossible”; despite the eventual outcome of his adventure, the phrase is believed to refer to the improbable survival of an escaped convict, William Buckley, who lived among the Aborigines of Victoria, Australia, for thirty-two years, before returning to civilization.
Amethyst - Book 4 (Daughters of the Dagger Series)
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Series: Daughters of the Dagger, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,740. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(Please read the FREE prequel book) Amethyst has been sent by the archbishop to serve as assistant to her uncle, the master mason, in building a castle for Marcus Montclair. Marcus is not pleased with this, and also not happy when he finds out the king wants him to marry her. A harsh border lord and a headstrong woman challenge each other to change their ways as they fight the Scots.
Of Fish and Folk, Book 1
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Price: $5.24 USD. Words: 51,060. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
It is New Year’s Eve, or Hogmanay as the Scots traditionally call it; the flames of the coal fire leap up in the hearth, creating a bit of old-fashioned magic, the perfect setting for stories of long ago. Twins, Jane and James Fraser clamour to hear the tales of their family’s past from maternal grandfather John Slater, who gladly responds with an appeal to the veracity and power of his ancestors…
My Jewish Wife
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 53,240. Language: British English. Published: October 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Antonio and Susan meet quite by chance, their cultural differences are not going to keep them apart, Love conquers all they say, but does it? They decide to get married and go to Israel to try out life on a Kibbutz, shortly afterwards war breaks out. They are separated by the I.D.F. and sent to different ends of Israel. Antonio is captured by the enemy which is the beginning of the end.
The Viking Crown
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 94,310. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013 by Write Words Inc.. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Honduras, Central America, 1885 Carriage broken down in an isolated area of Central America, abandoned by her guide and surrounded by bandits, Marta Swan appeals to handsome Ramon Santiago for rescue.
Almost Persuaded: Miss Mary King
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Series: The Pride and Prejudice Variations Collection, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 14,230. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Mary King admired George Wickham from the moment she first set eyes on him. Handsome and charismatic, he satisfied her every notion of what a consummate gentleman ought to be. She longed to garner his affection. He, on the other hand, never once looked her way. What happens when Mary becomes an heiress of ten thousand pounds? Will her money buy his love?
The Preacher's Paramour
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Series: Roses of Ridgeway, Book 2. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 30,140. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Prudence Emerson doesn't have time for romantic entanglements. She's taken a job at the mercantile, and is saving money to attend school at Oberlin. That is, until the Reverend Derrick Chase rides into town to start a new church. She can't deny her attraction to him, and the handsome mulatto preacher obviously returns the feelings. Should she change her plans to explore a relationship with him?
Breaking Ties
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Series: Lost Colony, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,390. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
One hundred and fifteen colonists disappeared from Roanoke Island in 1587. No bodies. No graves. No trail led to their whereabouts. Until now. Buried beneath layers of intrigue for centuries, a chilling conspiracy has surfaced – one involving murder, blood money, and a betrayal of the fledging English colony so terrifying it can only be revealed in Breaking Ties.
Missing at the Sandy Hook Lighthouse
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 60,480. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A child of an Irish Baron and housemaid discovers she was abandoned to a couple on a baby farm in Scotland. She loves her foster parents deeply, but they are killed in an accident, and she is scooped away from the farm by a rich and very strict Calvinist aunt.
The Value of Their Deaths
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
A moving tribute to all those who served in the Great War, by award winning writer, Michael C. Madden. With their passing goes not our remembrance. (All author profits from the sale of this book are donated to the Victorian TPI Association)
Sisters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013 by Knotted Road Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Lin Han wants to honor her sister, but few options remain open to her. Still, she struggles to do the right thing and to keep her sister's memory. Historic fiction taking place during Tang dynasty China.
Lord Love a Duke
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Series: The Lords of Oxford, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,290. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
Jonas Leighton, Duke of Dorset, hastily organizes a house party to find a suitor for his spirited sister, Lady Miranda. To thwart him she enlists her closest friend, Lady Juliet, and they unleash a series of pranks meant to confound his plans - If only he would cooperate and be the victim. Nothing goes according to plan for any of the scheming guests, yet the party will indeed end in a wedding.
Restitution
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,150. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Truman Jackson and his family are pillars of the community of Cottonwood, Utah. But they have a secret that is gnawing on them. And when they decide to undo the wrongs they once had done, the town turns against them. But Jackson is determined to see it through, wherever it may lead.
Love in the time of Tiso
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,100. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a love story set in Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia during World War II.
O Amor de Maria Madalena por Jesus
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 50,340. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Do ponto de vista feminino de Maria Madalena, a autora narra a história, interpreta os ensinamentos de Jesus e consegue demonstrar a veracidade de questões como: Maria Madalena não foi prostituta; Jesus era da nobreza hebraica; Jesus casou-se com Maria Madalena; Jesus sempre fez distinção entre seu corpo humano e sua alma divina, Jesus acreditava na reencarnação e muito mais fatos intrigantes.
The Two Schillings
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 183,680. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
The 100 Years War has torn both England & France. King Henry IV is on the throne newly taken and his son Harry of Monmouth, soon to be Henry the V is up to his legendary deeds. This epic centers around a stalwart young man, Adrian, trained in the art of war, but not in the art of love. Honor is paramount and heartbreak is imminent. His first love, Victoria Marie becomes his study in both.
The Legend of Bat's Cave & Other Antiguan Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,910. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
Catch a glimpse of Antiguan history through three engaging stories set in three distinct periods of time. See the Kalinago through the eyes of Antigua’s first Governor’s wife. Meet a priest who was almost defrocked after allowing two former enslaved Africans to get married in an Anglican church. Meet the boy who would become a legendary doctor in St. Kitts.
The Red Rooster
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,970. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Of all the desperate women in German-occupied Paris, Gabriela Reyes is the least likely to scratch out her survival as a whore for a Gestapo agent. After fascists murdered her mother and brother and tortured her father in an insane asylum, she hates the Germans as much as she fears them.