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Варанг Смоленских Кровей
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 154,350. Language: Russian. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Удивительные приключения кузена шведского короля в Новгороде и Киеве.
Last Tales of Mercia 9: Sigurd the Gleeman
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Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 9. Price: Free! Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Sigurd, once a minstrel and royal courtier, struggles to determine the nature of his relationship with Thegn Godric when Lord Alfric enters his life. Set in the Dark Ages of Engla-lond, the "Last Tales of Mercia" are ten short stories featuring real historical figures and characters from the "Sons of Mercia" series. Though strongly connected to the series, they can be read independently.
Imagination
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Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
what if a man indulges himself in imaginations. It is a story about a beggar in olden times wandering the streets with in extraordinary power of visualization. His imaginations introduce him to the art of transition between real and imaginary worlds.
Lucky Joe
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,410. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Can't a guy ever catch a break? Finding a quick way out of Brummagem seemed like a really good idea at the time, especially when I ran into Lucky Joe, 2 years younger than I and disarmingly charming with looks enough to get both of us in the door. We were off to seek our fortune in the hills above Sonora, California, in 1901, so HOW did we end up on that stinking whaler bound for the Bering Sea?
The Song of the Goldencocks
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,130. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
"After the end of World War II, high-ranking Nazi officials escaped Europe with the help of Argentina's Juan Domingo Peron in order to avoid the Nuremberg trials. While carting loot they stole from Holocaust victims, the officials spread their ruthless military tactics among Latin American paramilitary units, resulting in hundreds of thousands of kidnappings and deaths over the years.
Ransom for a Russian Prince
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,650. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In 1915, Countess Elena Starista must escape Russia. In the midst of socialist unrest on the streets of Petersburg and a bitter, bloody war against Germany Elena must reach England. She intends to rescue the young Prince kidnapped from the cold Atlantic after the sinking of the Lusitania. At the risk of her life and her love, Elena must find a way through the desperate roads of Russia.
The Three Hares (a short story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Driving his van home across the moors one night, Dylan finds his way blocked by three white hares. Entranced by these mystical creatures, he is soon swept away by a moorland legend.
Telmenu Saimnieks - The Lord of Telmeni
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 118,880. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Voldemars Vechi, an officer status in the Czarist Cavalry, finds himself caught between his obligated duty to his conscripted failing country Russia, and his heart and heritage, Latvia and Telmeni.
The Limit of Words and Silence
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,190. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012 by Grey Gate Media LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the year 1924, a young singer arrives from Paris with the Folies Bergère at a mining camp, deep in the Atacama Desert—to perform for is elite mangers. There, Colette Marchand falls in love with a young engineer, and this sets off events that will determine the lives of three generations of her family—events that explode into the rapidly changing social/political fabric of Chilean society.
Grits and Glory
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,790. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
During the Civil War, Peter Warren a disowned Southern gentleman and former Underground Railroad conductor spies for the Union army. Plagued by memories of his alcoholic father’s brutality on their plantation, he has vivid memories which could betray his identity with a slip of the lip. Trapped on the Confederate side of the frozen Rappahannock, will Peter be able to fulfill his duty?
Amarna Book I: Book of Ida
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Series: Amarna, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,310. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
The last living male descendant of the Amarna line, Pharaoh Tutankhamun, has died suddenly under mysterious circumstances. His wife, Queen Ankhesenamen, is left without a male heir. The ambitious vipers Ay and Horemheb are nipping at her heels in their bid to seize power. Queen Ankhe has but one hope to maintain her hold on the throne - an alliance with the Hittites.
Blackwell's Star
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012 by Cane Hollow Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
"Pike's Peak or Bust" is the rallying cry for the Colorado gold rush -and veteran prospector Caleb Blackwell is busted. Busted, and growing disenchanted with the mining business. Then he wanders into a town that is tightly controlled by a gang of vicious thugs -and sees a new option...
Blackwell the Highwayman
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012 by Cane Hollow Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Good-natured bandit Duke Blackwell meets a beautiful Mexican damsel-in-distress who informs him that he has become a local legend for preying on corrupt merchants. And she desperately needs the help of the famous highwayman, for a noble quest--but Blackwell has a feeling all is not as it seems...
Cocos Island Treasure
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,480. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Step back in time to hunt for pirate treasure on a south sea island in a secluded harbor perfect for hiding gold, silver, and bejeweled chalices. The jungle hides more than treasure, however! Can they follow the secret cipher to the treasure?
My Brother's Battle
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,120. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
As the son of a Georgia planter, Benjamin Honeysuckle faces many challenges during the War Between the States. To free himself and the woman he loves from the binding chains, he defies his family’s expectations and joins the Union Army. On the frontlines of the battles, Benjamin learns to embrace his weaknesses as well as his strengths.
The Swan Road
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,460. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012 by ND3 Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
“Innovative fantasy, refreshing realism, and a central character you care about from page one, The Swan Road is a triumph of Viking Age adventure like none you've ever read. A fantastic saga of epic dimensions you must not miss!” —C. Dean Andersson, author of I Am Dracula and Warrior Witch, Book One in the Saga of the Warrior Woman Bloodsong
Hemlock Crescent (The Misgivings of the Vampire Lucius Lafayette)
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Series: The Vampire Lucius Lafayette, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,440. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Hemlock Crescent is #3 in The Misgivings of the Vampire Lucius Lafayette series. The vampire Lucius Lafayette has decided to visit Greece. Ancient Greece, where Socrates is a well established philosopher and general. But the vampire is not there so much for Socrates as he is for the werewolves. Athens is in a decades long war with Sparta, a war that looks like they'll be losing.
Stitches of Fate
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012 by Short Story Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Short Story Press Presents Stitches of Fate by Holly Williford The story takes the reader on a time travelling journey where their vessel is actually a bar. The main character, Aura, has the job to go fix Fate mishaps while slinging drinks. The Fate mishaps happen when people try to go back in time to alter major historical events.
The Army of the Night
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Price: Free! Words: 17,600. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
It’s 1813. Napoleon’s army has to retreat from Spain to France, but the main pass across the Pyrenees is within reach of the British forces. In his search for an alternative route, Alaine Bellanger discovers more than just an ancient mountain trail. High in a cleft between two peaks, he finds something very strange — and someone even stranger. But who can he tell? And who would believe him?
Summer of Saracens
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,880. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012 by Short Story Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Short Story Press Presents Summer of Saracens by James England In the summer of 777 AD, Charlemagne rode out to conquer the Saracens and reclaim Hispania for the Holy Roman Empire. While immortalized in the words of medieval poets, scholars, and historians, the story never told is the one of what happens when all the men leave and the village is left to run itself.