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The Hills of Happiness
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 128,530. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014 by Author Way Limited. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
India in the late days of the raj, England in the great slump of the 1930’s; these are the settings of this story of family interaction and decline. James and Dorothy Martinmas appear to inhabit a sort of Garden of Eden in the green hills of souther India. But there are serpents: in the past and in the present.
A Spider's Thread Across the Tay
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,130. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014 by Author Way Limited. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
During a fierce storm, a train carrying seventy-five people is hurled into the Firth of Tay when the bridge it is crossing collapses. Everyone on board is killed. It is the night of 28th December 1879. A Spider’s Thread Across the Tay is a work of fiction, but the story of the Tay bridge disaster is real. The tragedy and the lives of the people it touches are vividly brought to life
Death Be Pardoner To Me
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 83,140. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014 by Fiction4All. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The Wars of the Roses were terrible years when armies swept back and forth across England and kings were the pawns of arrogant nobles. In these savage times, three royal brothers defeated all those who would rob them of the throne but then, from within, they faced a new enemy.
Finding Out
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,660. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A story of love found and lost, true friendship, and how the human spirit endures. Getting dumped on the sidewalk by her live-in boyfriend is the first of Sheila Davenport's problems. Help comes unexpectedly from her elderly neighbor, Ruth Grey. As their friendship grows, Ruth reveals her deeply moving story of survival in WWII Germany that provides the perspective Sheila needs to move on.
Divinity Full (The Lost Years of Jesus Christ #1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,380. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Joshua of Nazareth, better known today as Jesus Christ, is about to celebrate his thirteenth birthday and become a man in the eyes of his people. After witnessing young Joshua’s charisma and speaking ability at the Holy Temple in Jerusalem, a power hungry Sadducee priest named Moloch journeys to Nazareth hoping to recruit the boy for his own purposes.
Land Without Evil
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,130. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
*Finalist - San Diego Book Award* Journey back two hundred and fifty years to a long forgotten world where nature speaks through plants and song pours forth from waterfalls as breathtakingly as a church choir sings Ave Maria. A place where the rhythm of a feathered rattle is believed to bring you closer to your creator. A world where mysticism and innate spirituality conflict with Christianity.
Much Secret Sorrow: Guy of Gisborne 1
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Series: Guy of Gisborne, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 277,110. Language: British English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Robin Hood: you know the stories, you know the hero – or do you? How did he elude so many sheriffs? Overcome so many adversaries? Alone ...or was there a man on the inside? History paints Sir Guy of Gisborne blacker than black, the enemy of a great English hero, but on his death-bed Guy reveals to his confessor the secrets of his double life – as spy and covert enemy of the very sheriffs he served
Elizabeth's Diaries
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,490. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Elizabeth and Gordon Tregowarth begin their married life on Duffield Station in Skippers Canyon in 1887. When tragedy strikes Elizabeth’s life spirals into an unimaginable horror. The story jumps a hundred years to the next owners of Duffield Station and a chance discovery by a visitor to the farm creates a link to the past which helps to unravel the mysteries of the tragedy one hundred years ago.
Not Quite a Duke
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,400. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
The daughter of a duke has many privileges, but the freedom to love isn’t one of them. Lady Lydia Winton has rank and fortune, but her life is full of rules and restrictions. Staring down the barrel of a detestable engagement, she meets Archer Boulton, an explorer and scientist, the very opposite of the man her parents have chosen.
TRANSCENDENCE ...
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,250. Language: Australian English. Published: July 9, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
A LOVE THAT SPANS THE HEREAFTER Sexually assaulted, Matilda has no idea this catastrophic event will trigger an encounter with her soul-mate from the spirit world, Lieutenant Thomas Heath Winchester. As the pieces start to fall into place, the couple resume their love between two worlds, a love tested when Matilda must take on the role of her life. Is she prepared for the sacrifice?
Changing Places
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,790. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Martha Grey, formerly companion and nurse to the late Marcia Gilbert, heads home, detouring, as a final duty to Marcia, to deliver bequests to her niece, Frances Gilbert. On the journey Martha is unwell and on arrival, faints. Frances mistakes Martha for Marcia and pleads with 'her Aunt' for her help. What should Martha do? Will she be able to help? And what will be the outcome of Changing Places?
Companions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 179,950. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This, the fifth volume in the ‘Parthian Chronicles’ series, is set in the time between ‘Parthian Dawn’ and ‘Parthian Vengeance’. It tells the story of Pacorus and a band of companions who embark on a mission to rescue one who was left behind in Italy after the Spartacus slave revolt. The quest will lead them to the city of Ephesus where gladiatorial games are being held.
The Cinder Crown
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 147,140. Language: British English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Intrigue, revolution, and war. Rescued from her abusive step-mother by the spymaster Countess Maria, Cordelia is feted and loved by the people as their beloved Cinderella. Beneath the surface however, the country is teetering on the edge of bloody revolution and deadly factions. If she is to survive, Cordelia must quickly learn to navigate this dangerous new world, or else be destroyed.
Reign of the Voice
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Series: Legend of the Voice. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,490. Language: American English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
There is an abandoned mansion in Virginia called Underwood. It is haunted by the spirits of the past who are ruled over by Christina, a spirit consumed by rage and hate. Denied death, the spirits' only hope for peace lies in five unsuspecting teenagers who've just arrived. They must figure out how to bring the spirits peace while avoiding Christina's murderous intent.
The Observer
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,430. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
One young woman recklessly defies expectations about a lady's proper place. Another, her maid, is secretly spying on her mistress's indiscretions. Based on real events, The Observer spins a universal tale of forbidden ambition, frustrated love, and ultimately, empathy across boundaries of class and culture.
Blue: A Novel on the Civil War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,340. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1860, after his girlfriend is enticed to marry a parson, David Lofland leaves Hickory Flats, Tenn., to relocate to Arkansas with his family. They experience disappointment and tragedy as they seek a new life. Depressed over his loss and saddened by other family events, David joins the Confederate Army in 1862. The war brings more grief, bitterness, and sadness. Even God seems against him.
Helga: Growing Up in Hitler's Germany
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,620. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Ten-year-old Helga is forced to join the Hitler youth movement's weekly meetings, where lies and tasty treats are used to entice her allegiance to the Fuhrer. As the war draws nearer to her home in Berlin, Helga is sent away to a Hitler Youth training camp. Her gradual disillusionment, followed by her harrowing escape home, is a coming-of-age story of a young girl's survival of Nazi mind control
Etched in History
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,860. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014 by Linkville Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Two families: one white, one black. One family escapes the oppression of 19th-century slavery; the other seeks refuge from the oppression of nature gone wrong. They meet in the wilds of Oregon, in a world far different from the places of their origins.
El Holocausto de Todos los Tiempos
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 148,250. Language: Spanish. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Les tomó meses a los del Viejo Mundo llegar al Nuevo Continente y empezar el encuentro más cruel contra civilizaciones desiguales, que supera a cualquier otro exterminio. Lo que nos pasó destruyó a todas las naciones indígenas y, lamentablemente, no estamos étnicamente unidos para denunciar ante la Corte Penal Internacional, con sede en La Haya, nuestra continua aniquilación.
The Shield
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 133,940. Language: American English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
The Shield is a riveting story of conflicting emotions and ideologies in the tradition of Harry Turtledove and S. M. Stirlings’s Island in the Sea of Time. Twenty-first century Israel finds itself transferred to 1941 days before Nazi Germany plans to attack the Soviet Union. Opportunities abound for changing history and the population – including terrorists, tourists, diplomats, and pacifists.