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Juanita of Downieville Book One Hyter by Richard Brothers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,820. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
100% of profits go to Wounded Warrior Project. This is historical fiction about the life and death of Josefa Loaiza, AKA Juanita of Downieville, the only known woman to ever be hanged in the state of California. After stabbing Fredrick Cannon to death a jury, assembled in the town saloon, found her guilty five hours later, and before nightfall she was lynched from a bridge on July 5, 1851.
Knight of the Highlander by Kristin Vayden
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,830. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014 by Blue Tulip Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Colin is not who he claims to be. His position as blacksmith of Clan Chattan is simply a cover, a means to an end. He was sent with one mission; find Jacobite loyalists and eliminate their threat. But that’s not what keeps him up at night, or what burns hotter than his forge. The most dangerous threat is one of his own making; falling in love.
A Lasting Love Affair: Darcy and Elizabeth (A Pride and Prejudice Variation) by P. O. Dixon
Series: A Darcy and Elizabeth Love Affair, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,440. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Classics
"When a man meets the woman with whom he is destined to share his life, he knows." Jane Austen started it, and two hundred years later we keep coming back for more—the story of Darcy and Elizabeth and a different path to happily ever after.
Sabotage at RKO Studio by Christopher Geoffrey McPherson
Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 84,580. Language: American English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Hollywood. 1933. James Murray’s first novel is a surprise success. On contract at a major film studio, he tries to figure out what’s behind a series of accidents plaguing various productions -- including "King Kong," the studio’s new film. "Sabotage at RKO Studio" is two novels in one: two parallel stories, featuring two heroes, working two cases in two different versions of 1930s Hollywood.
The Street Boy by Ibrahim Oumarr Jalloh
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 33,510. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » War
Written in a simple, plain and beautiful language, The Street Boy narrates the story of Sierra Leone’s eleven-year civil war. Events of the war are beautifully narrated as the protagonist moved from one place to another and as he grew from childhood to adulthood.
Brotherly Death (Caleb Thorn Western #3) by L J Coburn
Series: Caleb Thorn - US Civil War, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,910. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The third story in the savage series set in the American Civil War. It was a bitter winter in a war tearing a nation apart. Thorn's Raiders - a gang of criminals, reprieved only to be sent on raiding missions against the South. Led by Caleb Thorn, their murderous skills are pushed to the limits the Christmas the Raiders faced Captain Hector Tyree of the Southern army.
Cobweb Forest by Vera Nazarian
Series: Cobweb Bride, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,390. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Norilana Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance(5.00 from 1 review)
The world is broken… A dark Goddess rises. A mortal maiden must stop her. COBWEB FOREST (Cobweb Bride Trilogy, Book Three) is the third and final book of the intricate epic fantasy flavored by Renaissance history and the romantic myth of Persephone, about death’s ultimatum to the world.
Violet by Dianne Barr
Price: Free! Words: 53,040. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
From a rubber plantation in Colonial Malaya, boarding school in Singapore and a voyage on a Japanese freighter into wartime England, Violet's story is one of strength, courage and determination. Based on the life of Violet Constance Guy, it is an account of servitude, suffrage and strength of woman in the early 1900's.
The Party Line by Lora Lindy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,350. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Imagine your mind floating back in time and reading about Oklahoma during the summer of 1971—the carefree days. Well… almost carefree. Ten-year-old Gerty prevents that from happening. Every summer, Gerty spends one week with her granny. Seems normal… right? It turns out not so normal when the precocious little girl does a naughty thing. Unlike past summers, something different happens in 1971.
To Catch a Copperhead by D. Alan Lewis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » USA
‘To Catch A Copperhead’ finds a vigilante in The Civil War on a singular mission- To Protect Ladies of the Night from horrors like those she suffered! But when a possible sister soul enters her life, will she continue to elude the forces against her or finally be snared? Find out in the Pro Se Single Shot- ‘To Catch A Copperhead’ by D. Alan Lewis.
Servant of Birds by A A Attanasio
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 160,760. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The Baroness Valaise has returned. But is it really she who has been transformed by the miracle of the Holy Grail, returning her to her beautiful youth? It is 12th-century Wales, a time of seeking, questing, and battle as she tries to regain the castle and title usurped by her greedy son. This unique story shows many aspects of the period: peasants and knights, religion, superstition, and warfare.
Age of Obsidian by Cian Beirdd
Price: Free! Words: 2,280. Language: American English. Published: December 28, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This essay gives a brief overview of the central character, Kediak. It also provides a setting for the age; the struggle for survival as the glaciers continue to drain water away and make it impossible for flora to survive. It also provides a brief glimpse into the more mysterious elements he will encounter in his travels. These are not fantastic stories, they are historical science fiction.
In the Rattle of the Shaman’s Bones by Simon J Townley
Series: A Tribal Song – Tales of the Koriba, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,360. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
A curse is sharper than a flint blade - Africa, 43,000 years BC - the dawn of human culture. To save his tribe and his father, poisoned and dying, the hunter Temfe must learn the ways of the shaman, walk the vision-worlds and defeat a killer who wields malign power. A prehistoric adventure for adults and young adults alike. Book two of the series “A Tribal Song - Tales of the Koriba.”
To the Max (Heart of Texas Series - Book Four) by K.L. Hemley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,500. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Western
Winter is finally over, leaving Mabel Milton to pick up the pieces of her devastated ranch. Fortunately, salvation comes in the shape of Jesse Lockwood, who lends her the money she needs to stay afloat, but she can’t help feeling that the loan comes with strings attached and the sooner she can repay him, the better.
The Big Drive (Rancho Bravo # 2) by Thorne Douglas
Series: Rancho Bravo, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,020. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
They were an odd mixture -- a rancher whose ranch was about to be taken from him by Yankee carpetbaggers ... a former slave ... a Confederate officer who'd lost his right hand ... and a Yankee captain who'd sooner join them that fight them. Together Henry Gannon, Elias Whitton, Loosh Calhoon and Philip Killraine were going to drive four thousand head of wild longhorns and nothing would stop them.
Dollars for the Reaper (A Grimm Reaper Western #4) by BJ Holmes
Series: A Grimm Reaper Western, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,320. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Bounty Hunter Jonathan Grimm was ‘The Grim Reaper’, for his signature was on receipts for the human freight that he brought in. Jesse James had a reputation of his own, as the West’s most notorious outlaw. Missouri 1882 , the paths of the two men crossed. There could only be one outcome between these men who sought survival ...
Sudden - Dead or Alive (A Sudden Western #4) by Frederick H. Christian
Series: Sudden (Western), Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,150. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
When the capable-looking drifter rode into town and tossed the rulebook out of the window, most of the townspeople ran for cover. But this time Cullane men died and San Jaime was no longer in bondage. How long this freedom would last was another question - for up in the mountains Old Man Cullane bellowed his order at his cutthroat crew:.Bring me Sudden - dead or alive!
Tago (A Hart the Regulator Western #3) by John B. Harvey
Series: A Hart the Regulator Western, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,790. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
TAGO is one hell of a frontier town. When Wes Hart is hired as the tregulator for the silver-mining town, he has his work cut out facing murderer Crazy John Carter; thief and rapist Jake Henry; Dan Waterford out for revenge and Lacey, who want to see a bif red hole in Hart's head. Tago is sure one hell of a town.
The Wind Sculpture by Saurav Dutt
Price: Free! Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
It is the hottest day in the summer of 1965 in Jackson, Mississippi. The March on Washington and the words of Martin Luther King JR ring loud and clear in the town, yet crowds have congregated around the town square with only hatred on their minds. One boy remains rooted by the town centre determined to honour the memory of his father, undeterred by the swelling crowd determined to silence him.