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Death; Juxtaposed
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,750. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Long before the disaster of Katrina an estimated category 5 hurricane struck Galveston, Texas in 1900. Its thirty-foot wave surge and 100mph winds leveled the city and killed over eight thousand people. That is only part of the story.
The Man from Conant Gardens
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You set the price! Words: 70,660. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
“First of all, there are fifty-eight slaves on this plantation who are lighter than some of the whites in this room. These so-called ‘passers’ will be hated for being too ‘white’, or ridiculed by their own by not accepting their black partition. They can mingle among us or be stoned by us as well. When slavery ends, what do we do with these passers?” said Benjamin Godly in 1848 before the war.
Kill the dove!
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Price: Free! Words: 168,490. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A tale of the revolutionary 1960’s. No novel has covered these religious, political, imprisoned and sexual experiences. Follow the love and betrayals of three radical anti-war and feminist activists: Jared, Aaren, and Char. Share Jared’s experiences in federal prison as the impact of the Vietnam war, sexism and the failure of traditional moral and spiritual value systems play out in their lives.
Carrhae
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Series: The Parthian Chronicles, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 221,880. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
‘Carrhae’ is the fourth and final instalment in the Parthian Chronicles, the adventures of King Pacorus of Dura, and follows on from ‘Parthian Vengeance’.
Death Rides A Palomino (Piccadilly Publishing Presents #4)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,670. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013 by Piccadilly Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Justice border-style is like a hand hovering over the butt of a Colt .45. Sheriff Bob Carter has to unravel a mystery before events spiral out of control. Has he the sand for the job? There's only one way to find out ... read this exciting Western adventure.
Nosotros. Prologo de Julio Travieso Serrano
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 64,700. Language: Spanish. Published: January 29, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Una novela "antiutópica", similar a 1984 y Un mundo feliz. Aqui hallamos una sociedad donde, aparentemente, reina la felicidad, bajo la ferrea tutela de un estado unico, regido por una sola persona, al que todos deben obediencia ciega. El proyecto utopico se ha desarrollado, pero el resultado es terrible y cruel.
Sorcerer: A Novel of Queen Elizabeth's Alchemist
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,690. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013 by Grand Mal Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The year is 1584. The alchemist John Dee has turned to forbidden magic. In partnership with a visionary rogue, an ex-nun and a court beauty, he's fled across Europe, dogged by the Inquisition and a relentless assassin.
Jagged Waters
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Series: Southern Skyes, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,340. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013 by thewordverve. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Spicy Irish miss, Mariah Malone, is a young convict unjustly condemned to New South Wales, Australia, to serve her sentence for life. During the transport, her ship encounters a rocky demise, and the handful of survivors are washed up on King Island to await rescue.
The Haunting of Muriel Trevenard
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,430. Language: American English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
There is something about coastal communities that inspire strange, unexplained disappearances and hauntings. The vast, lonely ocean waters hold history and secrets that remain captive in these communities until some event awakens the dead. The Haunting of Muriel Trevenard finally solves one unexplained disappearance that has held its secret for 140 years.
Rufus
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 72,410. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
An historical novel based upon the life of William 11, commonly known as Rufus. It charts the period of English history from his accession to the throne of England in 1087 to his untimely death in 1100.
Khyber Pass
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,110. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Karen Donohue is keeping a dangerous secret. Her first love, a Soviet diplomat's son, has resurfaced after many years and moved in with her. But now he calls himself by a new name, "John," and she has a top-level job, at the President's right hand. What does John want from her now--her love, or access to the nation's highest secrets? The balance of global power is at stake...
Getting Off
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,060. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A novel about the end of the sixties - like you don't remember them. Are you getting off yet?
The Emperor Germanicus
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Series: Novelettes, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 10,010. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Germanicus was groomed to be the leader of the Roman Empire but he died young. Far in the future, Marcus Geni, like many others, believed Germanicus could have and should have become emperor. He believed it so strongly he stole a time machine and made it happen. Sort of. He inserted himself into Germanicus's timeline and made himself emperor, which wasn't quite the same thing.
Wessex Tales: "Crossing" (Story 31)
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Price: Free! Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Long ago, the ancient lady in the darkened bed had been the first white woman to climb Mount Kilimanjaro. Or had she been the first to walk around it? Whatever the truth, that legend from her lifetime would soon die with her. Unconscious on her deathbed, scenes from her life run through her head while caregivers chatter around her. [1976]
Sword of The Columbia
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Price: Free! Words: 22,490. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
David Aston, an archaeologist from Seattle, is called to investigate the discovery of a mysterious sword in the Columbia Valley in Canada. Will David be able to retrieve the sword? Where did the sword come from and why was it there? What powers does the sword possess?
Arsalan: His American Journey
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,050. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Arsalan, a Pakistani student in the 1960's, wants nothing more than to be an American. As he realizes his dream and climbs to the top of the US foreign policy establishment, he attracts the attention of two beautiful Soviet agents, determined to pry secrets from him by any means necessary. An FBI agent is equally determined to root out Soviet infiltration and turn the tables on the gorgeous spies.
Dancing on Deansgate
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Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 128,300. Language: British English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
They called it the Christmas Blitz, but there are no festivities for Jess, locked in the cellar by her feckless, tarty mother. And when Lizzie is imprisoned for shoplifting, Jess is sent to live with her uncle, a bullying black marketeer, who treats her like a slave. Can Jess’s natural musical talent offer an escape route - and the chance for love?
Small Feet's Many Moon Journey - Stringbean Hooper Western
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Series: Stringbean Hooper Westerns, Book 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,350. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Stringbean Hooper and his wife, Theo, think a journey across country will be their honeymoon. They have no idea what they are getting themselves into. Stringbean gets them lost in Indian territory and upsets the Indians. The couple escape a flood, a mad bear, spend the night in a run down cabin with a woman crazy with prairie fever and more.
The Dark Wind Howls Over Mary - Stringbean Hooper Western
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Series: Stringbean Hooper Westerns, Book 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,500. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Sheriff Stringbean Hooper's description for sheriff is relaxing while he watches the town out his office window with his feet on his desk. All that changes when Doc Strummer's wife disappears. Hooper finds himself in the middle of a crime and a family feud between cattle baron, Mac Sullivan, and Dr. Strummer. Hooper's only backups are a nervous pig farmer and a woman rancher set on marrying him.
Ella Mayfield's Pawpaw Militia-A Civil War Saga in Vernon County, Mo.
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,580. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Strong willed and independent, Ella Mayfield wanted to keep her widowed mother and siblings safe during the border war between Missouri and Kansas and the Civil War or die trying. Invasions into Vernon County Mo. by Union soldiers stationed at Ft. Scott, Kansas and Kansas Jayhawkers forced Ella to join a militia band dubbed Pawpaw Militia. Her exploits were legendary as woman bushwhacker.