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The Pioneers: A Tale of Two States (Annotated and Expanded Edition) by Geraldine Bonner
Series: O'Ronin Rye Collection. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,190. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015 by Ronin Robot Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Western
The Comstock Lode in Nevada, the richest gold and silver strike in the history of North America. Into the maelstrom created by its discovery will be drawn an innocent young girl who catches the eye of a scoundrel, a generous old man who tries to save everyone, and the wealthiest man in Nevada with the portentous name of Black Dan and his willful beauty of a daughter.
By FLare of Northern Lights by Tim Champlin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,800. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The last great gold rush of 1897 sent more than a hundred thousand people from all walks of life racing toward the Yukon and the Klondike. Terry Brandon was one of them. Abandoning his job and his fiancee, he scraped together a paltry $390 and bolted for the North. On the way, he meets George and Annie O’Connell, also seeking their fortune.
More Sense than Sensibility – Shades of the French Revolution by R. J. Weinkam
Price: Free! Words: 95,260. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Regency
Young Jane Austen travels with her cousin, Eliza de Feuillide, to answer a summons by a British Agent, Hugh DuBray. Eliza’s husband was recently guillotined, betrayed by a M. Morel, and DuBray wishes to learn what he can. While there, Jane meets the characters and has adventures that inspire her early novels, but her involvement with French and British spies - that must be kept secret.
A Passage Back by Chuck Walsh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,710. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015 by vinspirepublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » General
When a freak accident renders middle-aged Chase Watson unconscious, he awakens to his deceased mother standing over him along with his Little League teammates. And he's wearing his uniform. He's found his way back to his childhood. He'll spend as much time as he has wrestling with decisions that could affect the future...and possibly saving the life of his best friend.
Take the High Road, an Irish Odyssey by Lincoln Beals
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,690. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
It is August of 1851, This is the story of an Irish Catholic merchant family and the seventeen year old son of peasant farmers who lose everything as the result of religious persecution, laws imposed by the British Crown and a devastating famine. Their faith and resiliency bring them through one challenge after another as they leave their old lives behind hoping for a better life in America.
Perfectus Imperator. Tomo I: Guerra por la Paz by Jacobo Fe Gismera
Series: PERFECTUS IMPERATOR. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 174,050. Language: Spanish. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
This is the story of the perfect man: born to rule the biggest empire of the History and able to change the whole world using the most powerful armour: hope. He just wants the world to be better because he was there.
The Dark Daring Deeds of Geffrey ðe Wulf by Geoff Boxell
Price: Free! Words: 64,160. Language: British English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Slip into the – at times murky and violent – world of Medieval England, where prisoners escape from the Tower of London, bows mysteriously break, and an upstart warlord wants to blackmail members of the French King’s court. When Sir Alan de Buxhall KG, Constable of the Tower of London, wants a “discreet” deed done he always calls in his distant relative, Geffrey ðe Wulf.
A Master Passion: The story of Alexander and Elizabeth Hamilton by Juliet Waldron
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 151,570. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » USA
A Master Passion is the story of our brilliant first Secretary of the Treasury, Alexander Hamilton, and his wife, Betsy Schuyler. It begins with their Revolutionary War courtship. Although born poor and illegitimate, as an Aide de Camp to General George Washington, Hamilton dares to reach, boldly pursuing Betsy, daughter of a wealthy and prominent New York family.
Tangwstyl by Mansel Jones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 155,450. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015 by Goylake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Tangwstyl - A Medieval Mystery. From The Kenfig Society…Tangwstyl is…a riveting story…moves along at a terrific pace…holds your interest from start to end and is a real page turner…offers a vivid insight into what it must have been like to live in Kenfig all that long time ago.
Enoch's Folly by Giovanni Torre
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 112,130. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime(5.00 from 1 review)
“You know what the old timers say about Comely? They say the Devil is afraid of him.” Aldous Comely; entrepreneur, philanthropist, bon vivant, crime lord. He has his finger on every conceivable pulse, but his grip is starting to slip. Chance encounters and unexpected friendships force him to remember what it's like to be a human being - at the worst possible time: An old enemy is back in town.
The Court-Martial of Benedict Arnold by Richard McMahon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,150. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Benedict Arnold was the most notorious traitor in American history. Entrusted with the defense of West Point by George Washington during the Revolutionary War, he attempted to surrender it to the British. The conspiracy, had it succeeded, would probably have been the death knell for the American cause. What if Arnold HAD been captured by the Americans and tried by court-martial for treason?
The Hawk: Part Three by Anna Scott Graham
Series: The Hawk. Price: Free! Words: 62,500. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
In this third part of the series, set in 1962, the culmination of the Snyders’ dreams becomes reality, yet the truth about Laurie and Stanford makes Sam wary. Pastor Marek Jagucki is introduced, providing peace to Eric, but slight worry for Lynne. However it’s Renee to fret most, when Sam’s sister Frannie makes a dramatic announcement.
Weathercoast by Alan Thornhill
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,760. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
We now have the capacity to turn our abundant earth into a dead planet. This novel, set in the paradisaical Solomon Islands, depicts real events in the sometimes less than peaceful Pacific to examine the often unrecognised impulses that drive us to war.
The Inconvenient Goddess by James E. Aarons DVM
Series: The Destinies of Katie Reynolds. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 162,170. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Katie Reynolds, a young veterinary doctor from California is sent overseas to war-torn Kurdistan to find a disease spreading from animals to people. Unexpectedly, she is cast into the ancient Middle East, where she has only her intelligence to keep her alive in the very alien and archaic time of 1350 BC, the age of the Egyptian Pharaohs.
The Emigrant Trail (Annotated and Expanded Edition) by Geraldine Bonner
Series: O'Ronin Rye Collection. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 124,990. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015 by Ronin Robot Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Western
The California Trail one year before the Gold Rush-a dramatic and dangerous land where a good mule can be your best friend and each traveler’s refinements and pretensions will be stripped away by the tests of the trail. Fortunes will be made and lost, hearts won and discarded. Who will survive the journey and win the heart of the young woman? The trail will not be a safe or quiet one.
Wilberchen’s gift by Maurice Gerard O'Sullivan
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 89,060. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » General
Drew Foley, Emeritus Professor of law, receives a mysterious and cryptic invitation from Wilberchen, an ancient war time associate, to attend the very last 4th of July celebration of the Berlin Brigade, before it is deactivated by President Clinton. It was never too late for justice and Wilberchen’s gift to an aging Senator Jensen would belatedly pay for war crimes committed half a century before.
Girl in the River by Patricia Kullberg
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,880. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2015 by Bygone Era Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Mae Rose lives in the underbelly of society. Dr. Ruth Barnett runs a lucrative abortion service. Both are in the crosshairs of Dottie “Do-Good” Lee, anti-vice crusader and aspiring politician. Her pet attack dog is an obsessed DA with his own dirty little secrets. Their lives intertwine in a tale of how life really was during the Age of Americana, not as Hollywood portrayed it.
On Black Rock by Keith Barnes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,020. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2015 by The Zharmae Publishing Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Industry. After nightmarish years fighting Rebs during the Civil War, and a few more spent wandering the country, industry and coal are the buzz words Buck Elsworth brings back home to family and friends in West Virginia. For a while, those buzz words sizzle, but are hopes and holes in the earth enough for country-bred troublemakers and dreamers like Buck?
The Brother Voice by William Delamar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,340. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2015 by The Zharmae Publishing Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Twin brothers and best friends, Holland and Selden Danner, share what feels like an unbreakable bond, amplified by their ability to communicate telepathically. When slavery, the Civil War, and forbidden love threaten that bond, they two choose different sides of the conflict and everything changes.