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Killing Moon
By David W Kirby
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,740. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A woman's life, from her teens in a Nazi death camp to her later work as a killer for Mossad.
Ma's Garden
By Elsie Johnstone
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 111,910. Language: Australian English. Published: April 7, 2014 by G. & E. Johnstone Pty Ltd. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
In 1902 Christopher and Ethel ‘Ma’ Johnstone left the city with their young family to open a country newspaper. Ma’s Garden is a gentle tale about the first year of their new life, the people they meet, their tribulations, their celebrations. ‘Ma’ planted her garden on a barren block while Christopher trusted in his future. This story is the essence of a small town, not so different from today.
Touch the Sun (The Beauvisage Novels, Book 2)
By Cynthia Wright
Price: Free! Words: 133,270. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
In 1789, on the eve of the first Presidential inauguration, charismatic Lion Hampshire aspires to a seat in Congress. To improve his rakish reputation, he agrees to an arranged marriage with Virginia-bred Priscilla Wade. However, his fiancée's headstrong lady's maid, Meagan, is not who she seems to be and Lion's plans may be undone by his passion for the wrong woman...
The House on Schellberg Street
By Gill James
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,390. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
WHERE IS HOME? Renate Edler loves to visit her grandmother in the house on Schellberg Street. She often meets up with her friend Hani Gödde who lives nearby. This year, though, it is not to be. Renate finds out a terrible secret about her family. She has to leave behind her home and her friends and become somebody she never thought she could be. The house on Schellberg Street needs to stay strong.
The Mermaids of the Darian Coast
By David Wesley Hill
Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
"The Mermaids of the Darian Coast" is a short story that takes place during the 1577-1580 circumnavigation of the world by Francis Drake. It is a companion piece to the author's critically acclaimed novel, At Drake's Command.
For Love’s Sake
By O'Neil De Noux
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
For over a hundred years, New Orleanians have settled affairs of honor at Dueling Oaks in the City Park (formerly the Allard Plantation). In the early years, none dare refuse a challenge. It was the Code Duello. This changed after the city became American.
Caesar and Cleopatra: A Tale of Julius Caesar
By Anne Spackman
Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The final tale in the Tales of Julius Caesar series of stories. Caesar has journeyed to Egypt where he meets Cleopatra. The story continues until the end of Caesar's life.
Осъзнаване (Български роман) / Osaznavane (Bulgarian novel)
By Rositsa Tancheva
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 64,670. Language: Bulgarian. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
„...С дебютния си роман „Осъзнаване” Росица Танчева отправя дръзко предизвикателство ... тя ни поднася произведение, което предизвиква както патриотична гордост, така и тревожни мисли за съдбата на нашето поколение. Убеден съм, че този исторически роман ще намери своята благодарна читателска аудитория и ще заеме достойно място сред хубавите български художествени творби.“ ГЕОРГИ ЦАНКОВ
The Sarah and Hagar Consensus
By Manuela Cardiga
Price: Free! Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
If you want to start a fire, or end a war, you tell a story, so let me tell you a story about two women: Once upon a time in a harsh land a woman named Sarah lived a soft life. She was wed to the man Abraham and all the joy of love was hers, but her womb was closed. Year after year, as age advanced and beauty receded her desperation grew...
Caesar's Civil War: A Tale of Julius Caesar
By Anne Spackman
Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is a short story about Caesar's Civil War that began in 49 B.C. involving Julius Caesar and Pompey the Great. During the story, the two generals meet at the battle of Pharsalus in 48 B.C.
Kediak and the Legend of Ashwathama
By Cian Beirdd
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: American English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
There is a legend of a hunter. He travels the world, following the herd animals, killing them and using every part of them. He rarely interacts with the tribes, and no one ever finds him unless he wishes it. This man, Ashwathama, can do things most people cannot. He is a hard man, a secretive man. In the long history of my life, he is my greatest mistake. -Xia
Captain's Log:
By Sarah Johnson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,050. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
An alternate tale of Jane Austen's 'Pride & Prejudice'. Fitzwilliam Darcy received a special gift from his parents when he was eight years old – a journal. Within its pages the tales of his summer holidays at Pemberley with his cousins unfolded year after year. As adults now, will someone from their past forever change the futures of this ‘Jolly Band of Cousins’?
Song of the Spirit
By M. Lee Prescott
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,810. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western
In the late 1800s, post-Civil War, two Cheyenne sisters are wrenched from a loving family, kidnapped and incarcerated at Rose Academy, a harsh, Indian boarding school established to assimilate native young people, teach them English, and eradicate their knowledge of traditional ways, considered inferior to the ways of the Washita (whites). A fast-paced, breathtaking tale of courage and romance.
The Wild West
By Nicholas Ahlhelm
You set the price! Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014 by Metahuman Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Travel back into the days of the Old West to experience a key moment in the history of the Quadrant Universe. Meet Firehair, the red-headed spitfire raised by Indians to be a warrior woman as she joins forces with the greatest heroes of the era to take on a threat out of ancient legend, a threat large enough to wipe out modern civilization. A threat known simply as the Wild Hunt.
Howling Vengeance
By H.M. Clarke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,180. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
John McCall just wanted to get a surprise for his men. Instead he got a disemboweled body. A man is arrested for the murder but McCall is sure that they have the wrong person. And when McCall starts digging around for the truth, he unearths a whole lot more than he bargained for. - Howling Vengeance. A supernatural mystery in the Old West.
The Desperation of Liberty
By Bil Howard
Series: The Belle of Colombia, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,220. Language: American English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
After fleeing from the ruthless Spanish General Morillo who has orders to execute any of the rebels they can find, Santiago, Maribel and Esteban make a long journey over the mountains, across the Magdalena River and then high up into the Central Range of the Andes to a small town called Rionegro.
The Birth of a Dream
By Bil Howard
Series: The Belle of Colombia, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,520. Language: American English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Caught up in the fight for independence from Spain, Captain Santiago Eduardo Vasquez finds himself locked in another battle as Ana Maribel Arboleda captures his heart in the plaza of Zipaquirá. Gazing across the valley of Bogotá, the dream of a life of raising Criollo horses and starting a family in the distant mountains is born.
The Dynasty of Laurence Burke: Legacy of an Irish Immigrant
By Bill Christy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,880. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
“I departed the train at the end of the track in Salina, Kansas and with my knap sack and a suitcase started walking south toward the Santa Fe Trail. I was looking for unclaimed land suitable for farming. My savings were about gone and time was running out to find a suitable claim. I followed the Santa Fe Trail and joined a wagon train of merchants headed for Santa Fe."
Hic Sunt Dracones: Being a True Account of the Rescue of Professor G. E. Challenger from Misadventure
By G.W. Renshaw
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,640. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Professor Challenger was famous even before his dinosaur-infested adventures in The Lost World. Now he is determined to capture a newly reported predator in the Carpathian Mountains. But who is hunting whom? And what fearless adventurers shall save him?
Retribution
By Tammy Hinton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,880. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The war changed everything Emilee loved. Death rode the same trail west. Emilee vowed she’d deliver the villain to the hanging tree or put a bullet in him herself.