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The Legend of Stuckey's Bridge
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Series: Stuckey's Bridge Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,330. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
In 1901, the Virginia Bridge & Iron Company began re-building a fifty-year-old Mississippi bridge and discovered bodies buried on the banks of the river. In earlier days, flatboats witnessed him on the bridge at night, waving a lantern, offering travelers a hot meal and a soft bed. Not much else is known about the man locals refer to as Old Man Stuckey...until now.
The Rockaway Boys and Maggie
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 58,170. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Rockaway Beach, NY, the few days between Labor Day, 1943 and the start of school back in the city. The east coast is vulnerable to spies launched from Nazi U Boats. After a lousy summer, Donny Becker, Ben Kaplan, and Maggie McCrane vow to do “something that counts.” They’ll have a great adventure that will save New York, and affect the war effort, their country, the world.
Genèse d'un conquérant
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Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 15. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,680. Language: French. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Avant de conquérir l'Angleterre, Guillaume de Normandie dût conquérir son épouse. Hélas, il s'y prit fort mal ! Ultérieurement, le futur roi se rattrapa certainement, car il semble lui avoir été fidèle jusqu'à la fin de sa vie.
The Way of the West
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Series: Western, Book 15 · Short Stories, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Harold L. Hogart, city slick, but the new owner of the Bar H, insists his young son go along on a cattle drive, and it's coming-of-age time when lots of trail tough cowhands decide the best way to learn, is to learn to laugh at yourself. There are some hard lessons on a tough trail but...it's the way of the west. A western short story by acclaimed western author L. J. Martin.
A Paunch Full of Pesos
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,470. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The town of Hope Springs is feuding. Iron Rhodes and his grey-coated riders are the law. The savage Picassos have the numbers. Enter Fenimore, riding a drunken horse and with seven dirty coins in his pocket, one each for the bastards who betrayed him and left him for dead. But revenge is a business, and business needs money. Fenimore knows this. Fenimore knows there's money in Hope Springs...
A Man from the North East
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,380. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Women, murder, suicide, assault infidelity and the abduction of children shape, colour and test the loyalties of George, a family man.
Prisionera del Diablo
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 14,140. Language: Spanish. Published: June 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Jack Farrel, un pirata apodado El Diablo, ha sido encomendado para buscar el tesoro robado de su gran Capitán el bucanero Henry Morgan. Con sorpresa nota que quien lo ha robado es una jovencita temeraria que niega el hecho... Anne no sabe nada de tesoros ni de piratas. Lo único que sabe es que ese hombre al que llaman El Diablo la hace experimentar sensaciones que nunca pensó que existieran.
The Long Road to Sorrow (Sorrow #4)
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Series: The Sheriff of Sorrow, Book 4. Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 11,810. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013 by MindWingsAudio. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Sheriff Cal Haskell goes rogue in his pursuit of the notorious man with a brass foot. A Long Road to Sorrow teams Cal with a determined agent of the legendary Coughlin Investigation Bureau and a crusty old trapper who knows how to rack beast or man. A show down with Jacob Langston at a disreputable sanatorium will reveal secrets Cal would have never expected to uncover. [A Novelette]
Daughters of Venice
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,390. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Venice 1570 AD: The well-ordered life of Desdemona Brabantio is turned upside down when she meets the temperamental general Christoforo Moro. Despite a considerable age difference they fall head over heels in love. The unlikely couple gets caught up in a whirlwind of emotion and forges a risky plan: after a secret wedding Desdemona is to follow her husband to the island of Cyprus.
The Orange Propeller
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,900. Language: British English. Published: June 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Being the adventures of Stalwart Soap and Swene McEwan, 100 years apart.
Ocellus
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,620. Language: British English. Published: June 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A Geordie sketchbook featuring time-travel, reincarnation and the entire history of Newcastle-upon-Tyne from Roman to present day.
Helen of Troy: Vampire
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,760. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Did you know Helen of Troy had fangs? No matter...the secrets of Helen are about to be revealed. Stories of Greek mythology are richly revisited and Helen finally tells all In this terrifying historical novel.
The Highlander's Triumph
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Series: Stolen Bride, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,560. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Lady Mariana wants nothing more than to break free of the tyrannical hold the English king has on her. When he sends her to Scotland with a message for the rebels, instead of obeying his orders, she finds herself submitting to her desires. After one sizzling, life-altering night, Brandon and Mariana must part ways. But Mariana has no intention of betraying her heart again.
Hippolyta
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 71,680. Language: British English. Published: June 14, 2013 by Strict Publishing International. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Hippolyta was a great Queen and a much-feared warrior, enslaving men to serve her and her army of Amazon women. A young man, a barbarian warrior, takes her interest. He would fight to the death rather than be enslaved, but he seems content to serve her in her battle against the marauding Hun. Her commanders are suspicious, but for Hipployta there is something very special about this young man.
A Union of Brothers
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Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 57,310. Language: American English. Published: June 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Firman Kirk, a young lumberman working in the mountains of central Pennsylvania, was recruited to join an elite unit of sharpshooters for the Union army shortly after confederate troops fired on Fort Sumter. His sense of duty to Country outweighed the trepidation he felt in exposing himself to the realities of war.
Cry No More
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Series: Brighid, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 195,660. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Jump into a fast paced thriller set in 1978 where a young Damien Borceau is on the verge of becoming a serial killer as he joins the CIA with a secret agenda of unbridled mayhem and murder. He becomes part of a plot by his new employer, Doctor Charlene Brighton, to avenge the murder of her family. The story is a mixture of medical thriller, spy novel and military action.
Grey Tide In The East
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 54,860. Language: British English. Published: June 12, 2013 by Strict Publishing International. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
An alternative history of the First World War. A vivid, realist and exciting fictional account of events in 1914 following the decision by the German Kaiser, Wilhelm II, to withdraw his troops massed at the Belgian border and to re-deploy them against Russia instead – if that decision had not been reversed. (UK edition)
The Shelter
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Price: $6.25 USD. Words: 110,540. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A Second World War story based on fact involving an ARP shelter in Withington, Manchester. The account unfolds a day at a time during one week in September 1941. Be prepared for a realistic account.
The Trouble With Cass:A Civil War Era Murder Mystery
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,850. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The Trouble With Cass is and exciting and romantic mystery set in the Civil War era. Cass Brooks is a beautiful, intelligent, and resourceful young woman with few scruples. An underlying murder plot with an unforgetable ending makes this a good read. It's a colorful whodunit with some unforeseen twists.
El Lazo - The Clint Ryan Series
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Series: Clint Ryan, Book 5 · Western, Book 14. Price: Free! Words: 72,280. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 1 review)
1840's Alta California is on the verge of revolution. The Mexicans struggle to keep their gracious life-style, the Indians have sworn to defend their tribal heritage. America is determined to reach the shores of the Pacific. In this turbulent land comes John Clinton Ryan, an adventurer, a seaman, a man who must learn the ways of the vaquero if he is to survive.