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In The Shadow Of The Roman Empire
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Series: In The Shadow Of The Roman Empire, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,140. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Marcus Aurelius is a newly promoted Roman military officer who finds himself surrounded by unusual circumstances in a strange new land. What revelations await him?
Wolf's Blood (The Misgivings of the Vampire Lucius Lafayette)
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Series: The Vampire Lucius Lafayette, Book 11. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Wolf's Blood is #9 in The Misgivings of the Vampire Lucius Lafayette series. After an aborted attempt at almost assassinating one of the most powerful werewolves (Adolf Hitler) that Earth has known, Lucius almost kills his son for the two attempts that Cage has taken against Lucius' life.
Santa Fe Bandits
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,250. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Working to complete his duty to find land, water and good graze for his kin to settle, young Adam Pike finds New Mexico a tad rambunctious. Needing first to settle the score with the scoundrel Aangstrom, his delicious encounter with a Spanish widow leads down unexpected trails laced with Mexican rebels, secretive lawyers and a kidnapping which must be avenged.
The Blizzard Bride - Sweet Western Romance
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Series: The Blizzard Bride. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,660. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Blizzard Bride - Sweet Western Romance December 1879. Winter is descending on the frontier homestead of Nate Langdon. A blizzard rages. Nate is reading--when he hears the neighing of a horse. The horse is saddled, but there is no rider. He finds by the brook the frozen body of a cattle driver. Desperate to save the man, he scoops him up. It takes Nate a minute to realize--he's holding a woman...
The Hanging Tree
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Price: Free! Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
In the old west punishment comes swiftly. Especially when the crime is murder. Mort Clancy - a pathetic drunk - had one to many drinks at the local watering hole and he did something stupid: he shot the sheriff. Now there's a new law in town, and Mort's on his way to the hanging tree. But the hanging tree has a terrible reputation, and what dies on the tree doesn't always stay dead.
The Wayward Moon
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 132,090. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013 by Yotzeret Publishing, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Seventeen-year-old Rahel is on the run in ninth-century Iraq. Disguised as a boy and equipped with only her wits, she struggles to master her fate.
They Knew No Mercy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,260. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013 by Sharaya Lee. Category: Fiction » Christian » Western
(3.00 from 1 review)
They Knew No Mercy - A Western Novel They Stole His Son * Then They Took His Wife * His Daughter, Too * They Humiliated Him * But They Didn’t Know Who They Were Messing With * Sam Sampson is working his field, when a gang of outlaws appears. They rough Sam up, terrorize the family, and steal Sammy, his son. Big Sam, a former Texas Ranger, unpacks his guns and hunts the gang.
The Rescue
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Series: The Lady Pirates ยท Pirates: Abigail. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Bluetrix Books. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Abigail: sailor, daughter, pirate. When the law catches up with her father, Abigail must outwit rival pirates and a federal marshal to get him back.
Man of the West
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 51,060. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Zack Williams' journey takes him from the wild west of West Texas in the late 1800s to become a Man of the West in the early 1900s, a citrus grower and horse rancher in southern California, experiencing the industrial boom. In Santa Fe he marries a beautiful Spanish girl, Juanita de Molina and falls in love with Spanish traditions and music.
Mokelumne Gold
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 138,990. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Shalako Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
When someone murders Ambrose Brice, Leonida encourages retired ranger Josiah Russell to find the killer. The trail he finds leads him to her best friend's door. "Good story! Mokelumne Gold is a story that needs to be told to show the skullduggery concerning the old land grants, and (Major) did it well." - John Dunklee "A very good and entertaing tale of the old west." - Dallas Review
Story 24: Miss A-Bao or Perseverance Rewarded
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Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 19. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Classics
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. Broomhandle Books has edited the stories to provide modern punctuation and styling so as to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
Wessex Tales: "A Short Walk in France" (Story 30)
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Price: Free! Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
Friday September 15th, 1916. Just before dawn a young soldier from Okeford goes over the top, advancing into enemy machine gun fire. It's the first day of the second battle of the Somme.
Innocence Unbound
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,410. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Set in Nazi Europe, this story describes how Ulrich Dreher, the only son of a wealthy family of German origin, meets Ruth, the daughter of a working-class Jewish family, and falls deeply in love with her. As this dramatic story of love and war unfolds, Ulrich ¬ faced with the brutal reality of war – seeks to discover himself, and the meaning of life. It is a story of important truths for us all.
The Regis Connection
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 130,360. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Suspected of belonging to a secret organisation political dissident Peter Brandt fears for the safety of his son and his American wife. Accused of being a traitor Peter is tortured before being sent to the Russian Front. Operation Barbarossa found him amidst vicious fighting in the coldest, harshest winter for decades. Elusive, the daring Regis disappears like a phantom in the night.
Uncontrollable
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,340. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The life-story of Buenaventura 'El Coco' Garcia, a 101-year old Spanish anarchist. He is born on the first day of the Tragic Week in Barcelona in 1909 and throughout his eventful life we encounter many of the major events of 20th century anarchism. Politics and passion. Love, hate and revenge. Dreams and reality. All this and a final, shocking twist.
To Glory Arise
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 164,030. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is Walter Jon Williams’ first published work, one of the historical novels with which he began his career. The American Revolution is throwing up a new breed of hero, Yankee privateers who dare the might of the Royal Navy to slash at British commerce. Foremost among them are the three Markham brothers, Jehu, Josiah, and Malachi, who link their destiny to that of their young nation.
Red Clay and Roses
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,390. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
A fictionalized true story of life in the Deep South during the time of Jim Crow Law, and before Roe vs. Wade. Women were supposed to keep quiet and serve, abortion was illegal, adoption difficult, and racism rampant. The discovery of an old ledger opens a window into the dynamics of the 1950s-60s, when the world was beginning to change.
Against the Wind - Agents of the Crown - Book 2
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Series: Agents of the Crown, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,140. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Amidst the rising winds of revolution, Agent of the Crown Sir Martin Powell alone can protect—and win the heart of—the elusive Lady Egerton.
Jacob's Ladder
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,100. Language: British English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
It’s 1642 and England is in an economic and political melt down, a situation similar to today’s economic and political mess. The King won’t bend, Parliament won’t break, it’s an explosive deadlock. During those few chaotic months before King Charles declared war on his subjects there was, for those who dared to take it, the opportunity to get away with murder, in return for impressive rewards.
A Goddess' Curse: Hera's Story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Hera, Queen of the Gods, is the most powerful goddess on Mount Olympos. Beautiful, sensual, and merciless, she is a goddess renowned for her jealous rages and for inflicting horrors on hapless victims. She’s the protector of women, virtue, family and marriage yet her husband, Zeus, has had countless affairs. She puts up with it. Why? Is she really malicious or a product of circumstance?