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A Walk with Mary by Jennifer DeBruin
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 92,840. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Set in one of Canada’s most historic regions, in a time of stoicism, we find that as Mary’s long-repressed spirit begins to re-emerge, Alzheimer’s is washing away her memories, just as the waters washed away her beloved village. Her granddaughter, Eliza, realizes if anyone is to ever truly know who she is, her story needs to be told.
Dia Linn - V - Le Livre de Ryann (Is ait an mac an saol’) by Marie-Pierre Bardou
Series: Dia Linn. Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 85,970. Language: French. Published: June 19, 2015 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Historical » General
Chicago, 1920. La Prohibition vient d’être étendue à tous les États-Unis, pour le plus grand bonheur des clans mafieux, italiens et irlandais, qui se disputent le trafic juteux de la contrebande. Ryann Noone, le parrain du Valley Gang inféodé aux Irlandais, découvre le cadavre de sa femme assassinée d’un poignard en plein cœur. Commence alors une longue quête à la recherche du meurtrier...
The Viscount's Counterfeit Wife by J. Jade Jordan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 174,120. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Who was he? And who was the little beauty in his bedroom? The doctor said she was his wife! Hard to believe. She jumped like a nervous filly every time he tried to touch her. How could a man forget his own wife? How could he forget himself? He had no idea. Life for him began when he awoke, drowning in beautiful soulful eyes.
The Mirror and the Mage by D.W. Frauenfelder
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,900. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015 by David Frauenfelder. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
When 14-year old Lucius Junius Brutus swims the Tiber River he counts on King Tarquin making him a warrior in the Etruscan army of Rome. Instead, Lucius' father sends Lucius to guard the dusty scrolls of Rome's legendary lawgiver, Numa Pompilius. Lucius soon finds that the scrolls contain untold power. If Lucius masters the grammar of the scrolls, he will rule the world. But is that best for Rome?
Commando by Griff Hosker
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,310. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
It’s 1940 and the British Expeditionary Force is caught ill prepared for the onslaught of the German Blitzkrieg and its deadly panzers. Caught in the desperate retreat to Dunkirk, Tom Harsker, son of a World War 1 ace, discovers he is a natural soldier. Escaping to England and with complete disaster narrowly averted, Tom is selected to join the newly formed Commandos.
An Improper Marriage by Heather King
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,290. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Marriage to dull ironmaster Jeremiah Knight would be awful enough, but when Eleanor Honeybourne discovers an injured man at a ball, she unwittingly uncovers a web of intrigue that puts her own and her stepfather’s lives at risk. Meeting again her childhood hero, Charles Ribblesford, she is forced into a situation which could spell her ruin, unless they can solve the mystery and unmask the villain.
Whip Dodge: Man Hunter by Wesley Tallant
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,460. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015 by Crimson Cloak Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Idaho Territory. A bank robbery and murder in the town of Eagle Rock prompts the town marshal to request the assistance of the legendary bounty hunter, Whip Dodge.
The Rebel Returns by Becca Lusher
Series: Historical Aekhartain (Tales of the Aekhartain), Dark Rebellion 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,860. Language: British English. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The shadows are stirring, a tower will rise, and thoughts of revenge are sweet. It’s time to fear the darkness.
Death of an Officer's Lady by Lexie Conyngham
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,130. Language: British English. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Lt. George Murray needs his brother Charles’ help. One of his fellow officers has not heard from his wife in Edinburgh for several weeks, and he’s worried. George would go himself but Charles is only in Fife and besides, George is waiting in Belgium for a small man named Bonaparte. But what Charles Murray finds out in Edinburgh will put both brothers' lives in danger, in more ways than one.
The Last Umbra by M. R. Chavez
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 53,890. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015 by Dream Big Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » General
It is 1850 California. The Snow Leopard, a dreaded ninja assassin, voyages to gold rush California. There he seeks the mother of all treasures, and it is not gold, but instead something of dazzling legend! In addition, a purported Spanish prince tells a condemned man the fabulous adventures, and treacherous story of his life. Could such an outrageous tale bare any truth?
The Eternity Series (3 Book) Boxed Set by Holly Newhouse
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 151,330. Language: American English. Published: June 12, 2015 by Newhouse Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Here is the first three books of "The Eternity Series". Book 1 - Follow Chief Cheveyo and Julianna on their journey as twin soul life mates. Book 2 - 23 years later, meet Shadow hawk and his twin soul life mate She who walks with wolves and go on their harrowing journey with them. Book 3 - Continuation of Book 2
RỒI SẼ BÌNH MINH by Cao Xuân Lý
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,910. Language: Vietnamese. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » General
Truyện dài Rồi Sẽ Bình Minh mô tả một xã hội đang trên đường tan rã, và không có cách gì có thể chống đỡ đưọc. Những dấu hiệu cho thấy sự tan rã ấy ngày một rõ rệt, khi giới cầm quyền hai mặt, lúc nào cũng sẵn sàng ăn nói lật lọng, chống chế tạm thời cho nguy cơ đổ vỡ.
Immigrant Soldier: The Story of a Ritchie Boy by K. Lang-Slattery
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 104,830. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Immigrant Soldier, The Story of a Ritchie Boy, combines a coming-of-age story with an immigrant tale and a World War II adventure. The hero evolves from a frustrated teenager, looking for a place to belong, into a confident US Army intelligence officer who struggles with hate and forgiveness.
Another View: Stories of Loyalty, Love, and Remembrance from France by Michaele Lockhart
Price: $4.29 USD. Words: 67,890. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
In stories of intertwined families, meet those who’ve endured and those who could not. Where there is war, there will always be memories; the past will live on as long as there is someone to remember. These tales—some tender, others poignant, some uplifting examples of the human spirit and courage, and others heartbreaking accounts of loss—are woven into a compelling family saga.
Legio XVII: Battle of Zama by Thomas A. Timmes
Series: Legio XVII. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 135,980. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Legio XVII series, Roman Legion at War, Battle of the Danube, and Battle of Zama are historical fiction novels that take place during Rome’s Second Punic War with Carthage (218 - 202 BC). Readers are immersed in battlefield clashes, innovative tactics, strategic planning, and inspiring leadership.
Take It Easy by Andrew Kepitis-Andrews
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 53,560. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Light reading of the humorous doings of patrons and barflies in an Australian suburban pub. Narrated by a New Australian as he sees it and in his odd way of using the English language. Entertaining. Set in Sydney's Newtown area during the late fifties and early sixties. Larger than life characters. Most yarns have an unexpected twist in the ending.
Chains by Tom Lewis
Price: $2.51 USD. Words: 111,000. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The slaves of Dunwoodie Plantation have little hope: Louise expects a miserable life after her father sells her, and she witnesses her mother’s murder. David, the young groom, worships her. His half-brother, Samson, though, is the overseer for his master. Abraham, the blacksmith, searches for freedom after avenging his wife’s murder. But then a young minister and his wife arrive.
A Pound of Light by I.A. Quinn
Series: ...those conniving Gods. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,730. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by Fountain Blue Publishing www.fountainbluepublishing.com. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Did we find answers to thwart greed, see good, understand love, war, death? Did we try? We all die with a smile or not, but death didn’t end the trial or reveal the reason for the magic of joy or a plan to the pain. Not then. Not now. Here it is, my story for you to weigh. It is our journey, our places, our moments, and above all, this is what we did…
Sunday's Child by Tom Lewis
Price: $2.51 USD. Words: 80,730. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Sunday Everette grows up in the Jim Crow South at the Pea Island Life-Saving Station. With the sole influence of the station's heroic all-black crew, she becomes a strong and beautiful young woman with a spirit to match. Her calm days end when dark skies bring with them an unlikely mix of forbidden love, murder and a Nazi submarine carrying millions of dollars in gold stolen from the Third Reich.
Hitler's Judas by Tom Lewis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,140. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Martin Bormann, the closest man to Adolf Hitler, knows Hitler's decision to invade Russia will destroy Germany. Though he forms an intricate plan of escape, he does not intend to escape as a pauper. When Bormann leaves the doomed Third Reich, he brings with him 50 million dollars in gold. His destination is a lonely island in North Carolina. Second of the Pea Island Gold trilogy.