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God and the Lonely Emperor
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » General
A short story about what power can do to the human soul.
The Boy Who Felt No Pain
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,220. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Following the release of his debut novel last year Kent based writer George Chittenden is back with another nautical crime thriller 'The Boy Who Felt No Pain' available in all good book shops from August 30th 2013. The young writer who manages award winning tourist attraction Canterbury Historic River Tours on the River Stour has always had a deep fascination with local history.
Carenza's Journey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 131,270. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Debut novelist Felicity Knight's novel ‘Carenza's Journey' started out as a self-published e-book but has now been published by Austin Macauley. The initial setting is the impoverished East End of London at the outbreak of World War II but moves to rural Worcestershire following the evacuation of the novel's heroine Carenza Dodds.
Steel To Muck
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,080. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In Steel To Muck Tracy Batty tells the story of a seventeen year old girl, Annie, who is living in Sheffield at the outbreak of the Second World War. She and her family are forced to evacuate to the country because of the bombing of that city and go to live in her grandparents' village in South Yorkshire.
An Unlikely Conclusion
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,050. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Historical » USA
A train wreck threatens her future; a long kept secret threatens to destroy her past. Just when she begins to feel safe the terror begins again. One moment in time, on what should be the happiest day of her life, changes everything. Does Ruth have the strength to fight the chain reaction that finally reveals a shocking secret? Detroit in 1929 may be the scene of an unlikely conclusion.
The King's Ransom
Series: The Bewildering Adventures of King Bewilliam, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,910. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
One of IndieAuthorland's top Self-Published Fantasy Books Worth Reading (2013/14). Book Two of "The Bewildering Adventures of King Bewilliam" finds Robin, the hero of The Lost King, at sea both literally and figuratively. At first directionless and purposeless, he fights his way back to reunite with his sons and restore his shattered kingdom but Fate has different plans for the lost king.
Пути Голгофы
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,540. Language: Russian. Published: August 29, 2013 by Asteroid Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Роман Пути Гогофы повествует о том мрачном времени, когда Римской империей правил обезумевший император Тиберий, в Иудее бесчинствовал его ставленник Понтий Пилат, и странствовал по земле Израиля Иисус Христос. В книге автор, основываясь на не-религиозных источниках и исторических фактах, попытался восстановить события того далекого прошлого.
Drum's Ring
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,750. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Drovers, bringing cattle herds up from Texas, don't like Opportunity, Kansas. It's a corrupt, mean town that milks every cent it can from visiting cowboys. Angie Drum, the editor of the town's weekly paper, sets out to reform Opportunity-- and discovers she's up against her son, the mayor. And someone is going to get hurt, badly.
Forward to Camelot: 50th Anniversary Edition
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 144,840. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013 by Drake Valley Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Cady Cuyler returns to 1963 for the Bible used to swear in Lyndon Johnson after President Kennedy’s assassination—while also discovering why her father disappeared in the same city on the same tragic day. Finding frightening links between them will lead Cady to a far more perilous mission: to somehow prevent the President’s murder, with one unlikely ally: an ex-Marine named Lee Harvey Oswald.
The Persecution of William Penn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,090. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Christian » Historical
The story of William Penn is one of great personal tragedy as well as courage in the face of religious persecution. In England in the seventeenth century, Penn was jailed six times for his beliefs as a Quaker, yet through his connections at court and his deep understanding, good will and intelligence, he managed to establish Pennsylvania as a free, democratic colony.
The Interviews
Series: The Ken James Intrigue Series, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,150. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Fiction » Historical » USA
This continues the story begun in Polar 44 Ring 5. The end off his time in the Air Force brings him to graduate school at a state university where he meets his future wife, Gail. Shortly after receiving his Ph.D., he marries Gail, and they head to the southwest where Ken begins his job doing exploration research for an oil company. As the years pass, Ken and Gail build a new home and family.
Cursed Soldier
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,420. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Benjamin is a cursed Confederate soldier still alive 150 years after the Battle of Gettysburg searching for a way to break his curse. He meets Alexandria, a tour guide at Gettysburg. Is she the key to his problem or will he accept his curse?
Langford Mud
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,010. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A humorous novel about life in the small coastal village of Langford Quay in the nineteen fifties. The book is by turns charming, witty and bitingly astute.
Spanish Lavender
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 75,900. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
SPANISH LAVENDER is a love story set in the Spanish Civil War. When a young English girl gets trapped in Spain during the civil war she doesn't realise that it will change her life forever. 70 years later Kate, her granddaughter tries to find out what happened to her grandmother at that time and opens a Pandora´s box of secrets and lies which she can only unravel by returning to Spain.
Little Book
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,670. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
This novel takes the reader into the mind of Ralph Waldo Emerson during the months he wrote his first book, "Nature," when he was in his early '30s, as well as re-creates the major events of his life leading up to that point, from early childhood up to his marriage to his second wife.
The Last Mission
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,340. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
In World War II, American bombers flew over Germany from bases in England. These missions were a horrific lottery in which, for no apparent reason, some men lived and others died. A lifetime later one of the survivors returns to his base with the answer to an unsolved wartime murder, needing to know the fate of an English girl he loved and abandoned, and seeking the reason why his life was spared.
Deverell Gatehouse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,660. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013 by MYSTORICAL BOOKS. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » General
Time has its own echoes… Imogen Webb attempts reconciliation with her estranged husband and his family, while staying in medieval Deverell Gatehouse in rural Hampshire. But the atmospheric gatehouse has a troubled history and the present is shadowed by tragedy. As unexplained occurrences mount up, Imogen begins to realise that its past and present have an extraordinary link.
La Grande Guerre 1 : Mata Hari, la courtisane (Tome 1)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 20,430. Language: French. Published: August 27, 2013 by AlterPublishing Books. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » General
1905 – Une jeune danseuse attire le public dans un cabaret parisien. Néerlandaise de naissance, elle a beaucoup voyagé et donné naissance à deux enfants, puis s’est installée à Paris. Jouera-t-elle un rôle d’espionne pendant la période suivant l’assassinat à Sarajevo de l’archiduc héritier de l’Empire austro-hongrois, le 28 juin 1914 ?
Chasing Dreams
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,300. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013 by Alain Gomez. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Book 2 of the Nathaniel Porter trilogy. Nate Porter may have won his ranch back from his rival but it's only a matter of time before the banks call in his massive mortgage debt. Broke and desperate, Nate decides to risk everything on the rumors of a herd of wild horses. Novelette, approx. 10,300 words.
A Fistful of Divas, a Mick and Casey McKee Mystery Novelette
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Young gunslinger detectives, Mick and Casey McKee, are eager to hear some opera singing. But when somebody takes a shot at some visiting divas, the concert is off. The ladies won't sing until Mick and Casey solve a case of blackmail and murder.