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Relazione Mortale: Un Poliziesco Storico Georgiano
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,620. Language: Italian. Published: February 22, 2013 by Sprigleaf. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Il diplomatico di carriera Alec Halsey è stato elevato al titolo di Marchese, un titolo che non desidera e che la Buona Società non ritiene che meriti: la sua amante ha deciso che dopotutto non lo vuole sposare ed il sospetto che abbia ucciso lui suo fratello continua a circolare nei salotti londinesi. Quindi, tornare a Londra dopo sette mesi di isolamento potrebbe essere un errore.
Bertha
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,960. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Bertha entered the world as her mother died in a drafty dirt-floor cabin on the Ohio River, pre Civil War. She became manger of a wagon factory and sole survivor of a Rebel raid that wiped out the community of Coopers Bend. Bertha out grew a limited vision business and life partner, and went on to manage a hotel, two gentleman club’s and ended her career as co-partner of a detective agency.
Captive Daughter, Enemy Wife
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,910. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
In the early seventeenth century Great Lakes area, White Corn, a member of the Neutral Tribe, endures plague, flight down rapids and across Lake Erie, and capture by the ferocious Iroquois. Along with her mother and her half French brother she is forcibly adopted. White Corn learns not only how to survive but how to flourish in a time and place where, as her mother says,"death is always there."
Arauco: A Novel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 302,830. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
(5.00 from 1 review)
In 1540 the Spanish invaded the land now called Chile, meeting indomitable resistance from the Mapuche. For the first time, Arauco tells this war from both points of view. Its pages include the conquistador, Valdivia, his beautiful mistress, Inés de Suárez … and his scribe, Juan. Abducted by Mapuche and taken to live with the albino shaman, Ñamku, Juan comes to love the Mapuche girl, Raytrayen.
Bloody Rain - Murder, Madness & the Monsoon
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Price: Free! Words: 5,870. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Bloody Rain is a short story set in the 1880s on the sailing ship, Queen Charlotte, in the Hoogly River off the Calcutta and in the Bay of Bengal - a tale of murder, madness and the monsoon.
WW 2 War in the Air
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 370. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In the first weeks of the German invasion of the Soviet Union, the Russian Air Force was nearly wiped out on the ground by the Luftwaffe, leaving Stalin with very few aircraft to fend off the German onslaught. The American and British allies rapidly sent fighters to help the Russians.
One Extraordinary Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,440. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
During August of 2001, life is carefree for Freddy Will. His life changed after 840 million dollars came his way, courtesy of an enormous bank error, along with witnessing the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. This historical fiction takes us through those turbulent events that changed Freddy’s life, and those close to him, forever!
Wessex Tales: "The Dorset Ooser Dines" (Story 26)
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Price: Free! Words: 8,040. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
In the village of Child Okeford a ‘Bull’ or 'Ooser' used to show up uninvited at Christmas festivities, causing mayhem. One guest at his manor's annual ball sees an opportunity to make a good match for his daughter. He pays the Ooser to carry her off. Rescued by her otherwise timid suitor, the girl's future is assured. *The Plain Text version cannot display the photo of the Ooser in this tale.
The Canadian Civil War Volume 2- The Huguenots Arrive
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Series: The Canadian Civil War, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 104,130. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
In this second volume of the series, the French history of the continent is expanded to tell the story of the Huguenots. As in volume 1, some of the early history is an accurate portrayal of the Huguenot exodus from France. But this is also a work of fiction -- in this case a description of the growing conflict between their values and the values of the Catholic North.
De Eenhoorn van Herkenrode
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Series: Mysterieus België Series, Book 19. Price: $25.95 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: Dutch. Published: February 20, 2013 by De Scriptomanen. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Draaiboek en scenario bij een doe-het-zelf pakket voor een interactief toneelspel, een geanimeerde stadswandeling, een stadsspel of een GPS-spel (type schattenjacht) op de abdijsite van Herkenrode bij Hasselt. Onderzoekers zijn het erover eens dat de mythische eenhoorn ooit echt heeft bestaan, en dat het laatste exemplaar hier werd gesignaleerd... Maar waar is de eenhoorn gebleven? En bij wie?
At the Gates
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Price: Free! Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A short story about a young man who enters an English monastery in search of a better life and ends up trapped in time.
Going Home Book 3 in the Norah's Children trilogy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,580. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
For three decades the fortunes of Norah’s children have ebbed and flowed. Now they must adjust to a post-war period that is not all that was promised. This third and final book in the saga of Norah’s children follows the five siblings into marriage and parenthood, and through success and sorrow. Overwhelming events now challenge family bonds that neither time nor distance have yet broken.
Julia's Violinist
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,500. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The lovely Julia has it all—a seemingly perfect life. The aftermath of WWII changes all that. Widowed and homeless, Julia and her two small children become refugees in their own land. As she tries to rebuild her life, Julia is drawn into a love triangle. New flames or old flames—both can burn and destroy.
The Sailor And The Carpenter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,310. Language: American English. Published: February 19, 2013 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Finding himself indentured to a ship’s captain Timothy Beadle finds himself on the far north-western shores of The New World. As the ships sails home with holds full of rich furs, a cyclone hits and Timothy ends up on the shores of Spanish California. Rescued by a young Indian boy, Jaime, Timothy is taken before grey robed priests, who offer him .
Coming Home
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,150. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013 by eTreasures Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
While Europe faces the ensuing Battle of Waterloo, Gabrielle Anderson travels to her brother's best friend's estate. Lord Marshall Hampton opens his home to her but Gabriel also wants his love. Gabrielle is determined to show him how she feels, but her time is shortened when Marshall is summoned to the war front. Will Gabrielle win the heart of the only man she has ever loved?
Kate
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Price: Free! Words: 60,640. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Kate was born, post Civil War, in Western Appalachia. Turning eighteen, tragedy forced her to face the world alone. A Bounty Hunter introduced her to a world populated by trains, hotels, steamships, fashionable clothes, society and tracking dangerous felons. Kate is a strong lady in all aspects of her life, willing to break cultural codes on how women were obliged to deport themselves.
Mail Order Mama
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
In the winter of 1882... Mary wished for a new mother. Katherine wished for a chance to escape working at her aunt's dreary boardinghouse. What happened after that? An old-fashioned Christmas miracle.
More Than Sparrows
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Series: The Larkspur Valley Series, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,320. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Big changes are coming to the people of Larkspur Valley in this 20th Century historical novel about the power of love, the special bonds of family and friendship, and lives that are supernaturally transformed by faith. A Christian novel by the author of GLIMMERS OF HEAVEN.
The Link
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,480. Language: British English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
An historical thriller set in England in 1912. Newly discovered fossil bones seem to be the missing link between apes and man. But investigator Augustus Parker believes that the fossils have been faked. As they investigate, Parker and his friend Stephen McKay stumble upon a horrendous double murder. They are attacked, their lives threatened. Between fakery and murder what is ... the link?
The Canadian Civil War: Volume 1 - Birth of a Nation
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Series: The Canadian Civil War, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 100,000. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
(4.00 from 1 review)
In 1755 France controlled most of the North American continent. What if they still did? This novel explores the French period from two perspectives – an historically accurate description of Jolliet’s discovery of the Mississippi, coupled with a hypothetical contemporary view of “Canada.” Based in Green Bay, this Canada struggles between the Catholic north and Huguenot Louisiana.