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 >>
The Ferryboat
By
Series: Figments and Fragments, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,320. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Where a young man has adventures in New York in the Thirties.
Ballad of Liberty
By
You set the price! Words: 111,390. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Based on historical events related to the life of anarchist Nestor Makhno, who, during the Russian Revolution and Civil War, headed a widespread libertarian movement, providing an effective political and military alternative to the left and right-wing supporters of centralized state: liberals, nationalists, the Whites, and the Bolsheviks, changing the course of history.
Grant and Lee: The Checkers Game at Appomattox Court House
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
U. S. Civil War generals Ulysses S. Grant of the Union, and Robert E. Lee of the Confederacy, meet in a mysterious checkers match to reenact and simulate their famous battles in the final year of the conflict.
A Fated Inheritance
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 81,280. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When Emma begins to investigate her great-grandfather’s past, she unlocks memories from the past and an inheritance fated by the greed and manipulation of mine owners and governments; and a murderous revenge that seems to embrace her friend and flatmate’s hidden past. With the police seemingly powerless to prevent more murders, they have to decide how they can avoid becoming the next victims.
The Darkwater Liar's Account
By
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 88,510. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When a roadside explosion of family violence propels Bridget to her farmhouse cellar for refuge, she finds a tattered ledger, abandoned by a farmer named Laura. Here she aligns the perfect confession and collaboration; resolved to alter the surge of family history, Bridget reclaims her WWII memories of Nazi complicity and calculates her receipts, before another person dies on her account.
Annie & The Ripper
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,890. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
1888, Whitechapel. Jack the Ripper terrorizes prostitutes and baffles Scotland Yard; 1888, London. Annie Oakley thrills audiences of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show with her expert marksmanship. The Ripper may have picked the wrong target in this fascinating retelling of Jack the Ripper's reign of terror...with a western twist.
One Came Home
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,530. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Four southern plantation owners, drinking whiskey and playing poker, realize that the Civil War is close to over and the South is losing. They all agree that they want to do something to cause the North as much suffering and pain as they can. They come up with an idea---sharp-shooting snipers.
Drowned Murmurs
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,210. Language: British English. Published: August 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A heart wrenching mystery recounting the married life of Catherine, an isolated woman from the early 20th century, burdened by an indifferent husband, child deaths, accusations, disbelieving family, only supported by Amelia her modern thinking sister.Eventually culminating in tragedy. a century onwards Michaela becomes absorbed in unearthing facts of Catherine's demise and proving her innocence.
Between Times: A Testament To Love
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,900. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Many people set out to explore their family tree but nobody expects themselves to occupy more than one position in the various relationships. Between Times is a tale of Kate who sets out on her quest to find out about her forebears but unexpectedly finds that she becomes a central figure in their lives and is involved in the strange way in which the family tree continues to expand.
The Hollow Tree Mystery
By
Price: Free! Words: 7,060. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
US Marshal, Garren Rader, receives an urgent plea to help with an unresolved murder in Valley County, Nebraska. His journey to the frontier uncovers a family in need of encouragement, and a community in need of justice.
Football, Democracy & Darwin
By
Price: Free! Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Democracy, in this illustration, and in truth stands not as a form of government 'by for and of the people' rather a Plutocracy of wealth and power, defined along racial lines and furthering the interests of the citizenry only as happenstance as may benefit the long term interests of the ruling elite.
Dance With A Gunfighter
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,920. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
***Best Seller in Western Fiction (e-book edition)*** Willa Cather Literary Award Finalist Gabriella Devere grows up quickly when she witnesses the murder of her family by a gang of outlaws. When the law won't help her, she takes matters into her own hands. But the price of vengeance is high and Gabriella's willingness to sacrifice all leads to the book's deadly and startling conclusion
The Nightingale Cipher
By
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 105,570. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
London, October 1752. In the greatest city on Earth a campaign of terror has begun.
Land Sharks: Sage Adair Historical Mystery
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,870. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Two union organizers have disappeared and so Sage Adair begins a desperate search that takes him into the musty blackness of Portland’s underground to confront mercenary shanghaiers, the pain of lost friendship, and his own fears.
There Is Life After Death
By
Series: The Rockford Life Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,980. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The war is finally over. The Rockford family is ready to move on and enjoy their newfound happiness, but several of the young men struggle to adjust to their new lives. And despite the relief brought by war’s end, a series of tragedies strike Dan Rockford’s family, claiming a life in the process.
The Healing Seed
By
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 60,070. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The Healing Seed is a historical novel written by Kevin Hansen that combines history, humor and romance as it travels through the beautiful English and Scottish landscapes. Jonah is on vacation looking for a treasure with the help of a beautiful Italian, Gabriela, but along the way discovers the greatest treasure of all; himself.
Life Amidst Ruin
By
Series: The Rockford Life Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,690. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Jake Rockford returns to Virginia so his children can meet their mother’s family only to be greeted by the War Between the States. The war will touch the lives of everyone he cares about, even his brother’s family back in Oregon.
Loyal Valley: Assassination
By
Series: Loyal Valley, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,100. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
In December of 1869, Maj. Clint Donovan, formerly of the Union's First Texas Cavalry, is asked to help military intelligence stop a plot to assassinate Governor-elect E. J. Davis—and then learns that the same conspirators murdered his parents and brother during the war. Can a blind engineer find the solution in a failed experiment before disaster strikes the Donovans again?
Till Debt Do Us Part
By
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 27,700. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
'Till Debt Do Us Part' explores the psychological and societal origins of Capitalism tracing its passage from an Agrarian society with a patriarchal structure caring for extended family from which arose the 'rule of law' through the replacement of Commonwealth by Corporate Wealth and the decline of family structure. Without the moral structure arising from of a direct relationship to a core family
A New Place in Life
By
Series: The Rockford Life Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,950. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
After spending seven years in the West, not much intimidates Dan Rockford. But guiding a wagon party full of woefully unprepared families on the Oregon Trail proves no easy task. The young guide clashes with the wealthy Southern gentlemen organizing the trip while looking out for his brother’s family and contending with his feelings for his boss’ daughter.