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Mowbray Brothers
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Price: Free! Words: 3,170. Language: Australian English. Published: August 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Saturday night, summer of 1920. Mowbray Park is where the local lads go for a laugh, a beer, and a smoke. Eight-year-old Lucky sneaks out of bed to discover his brother and hero has taken a dare that could cost much more than his one shilling bet.
The Broken Poppy
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Price: Free! Words: 29,710. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Remembering all those who died in WWI on it's 100th anniversary.
The Eternal Flame
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Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
We do as we must in these troubled times to reconstruct that which God destroyed.
Once Upon a Kingdom: Blogisode One- Backstory
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Price: Free! Words: 800. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Once Upon a Kingdom is a weekly blogisode from Author Staci Brush. She distributes the story from WordPress.com. Episode one is titled Backstory.
Stone Giant
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Price: Free! Words: 13,020. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Nineteen year old Kassi is challenged to believe the unbelievable. There are puzzeling questions regarding her family history. Only by climbing Wondiboi Mountain can she find the answers. Could a race of giants, both human and reptile, have truly existed where she lives? Is it possible some remnant remains? What Kassi encounters is both terrifying and reassuring. Can she really believe?
Grace
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You set the price! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(5.00 from 1 review)
On March 17th, 1912, on his journey back from the South Pole and just thirty-one miles from One Ton Depot with its supply of food and fuel, Lawrence Edward Grace Oates left the tent which he had shared with four companions and went out into a blizzard. His last words, according to Robert Scott, were: ‘I am just going outside and may be some time.’ His body was never found...
The Lost Years of Jesus Christ
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Price: Free! Words: 34,670. Language: English. Published: July 25, 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.
Carve Their Names: An ANZAC Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Join Second Lieutenant Kelly as he leads his platoon of ANZAC soldiers in a mad charge onto the beach at Gallipoli.
Brother Gregory: Digression
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Series: Mendel, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 21,210. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
The Bones of Saint Hugh: How the bones of an English Saint survive revolution, a war and end up in a Brno church.
Brother Gregory: Gene One
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Series: Mendel, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 20,380. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Gene One: Introducing the monk Gregor Mendel, his friends and his enemies. How and where Mendel presented his results to the world - made history - and no one understood a word he was saying.
Timeless Dreams
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Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Year 1809. Young boy is sent to war in which he doesn't want to fight. He learns about the cruelty and destruction in the battle of Tarvis.
Sherwood Forest: Foreigner
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Series: Sherwood Forest, Book 2. You set the price! Words: 13,280. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
After fleeing from Robin's camp, Shaima is accosted by the Sheriff of Nottingham and must decide where her loyalties lie.
DeWitt's Strike
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Series: Marshal Ridge Parkman, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 48,480. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In this second of four Westerns in the Ridge Parkman Series, undercover US Marshal Parkman travels to a remote Colorado mining camp to battle a well-organized band of highwaymen raiding the gold shipments.
Mail Order Bride: Westward Winds (Montana Mail Order Brides: Book 1)
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Series: Montana Mail Order Brides, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 30,450. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014 by Gold Crown Publishers. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(5.00 from 1 review)
A historical western cowboy romance novel about a mail order bride. Tessa O’Connor lives in a world of privilege and excess. Her doting parents want her to make a good match with a worthy gentleman and live a respectable life. Will she find love under the Montana skies?
The Killing Sands
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Price: Free! Words: 6,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Deep in the labyrinth that snakes under the Colosseum, a Thracian gladiator waits for the chance to write his fate into the sands.
Mysterious Destiny Bright Lights and Thunder Part II
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Price: Free! Words: 69,560. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
At the end of his journey in the time portal, Gray Wolf finds himself on a Caribbean beach in the middle of a group of pirates. His destiny changes as he begins to live life as he never knew that it could be lived. As a young boy his parents were honest and loving; now he would become a full fledged pirate under the tutelage of the famous, ruthless Caribbean pirate, Black Beard.
The Dumnonian Hoard: Rosenberg Twins Adventure #1
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Price: Free! Words: 57,940. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Medieval
Fourteen year old Sarah Rosenberg and her twin brother Joshua are spending the summer in France on an archaeological expedition with their Uncle Marty. However, what begins as a relaxing and fun-filled vacation quickly becomes a dangerous and harrowing adventure when the twins cross paths with a pair of ruthless antique smugglers. Will the twins find the treasure they seek before it's too late?
Thief in the Night
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Series: Tales from Harrhein, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by MyVoice Publishing Ltd. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Andy is an elite Harrhein soldier, a Lancepesade (medieval precursor to Lance Corporal) in the Royal Pathfinders. He's injured and recovering in a frontier fort, working in the armoury, when he realises he isn't alone. Something else is there, too small and quiet to be human.
First Flight of Abbas Ibn Firnas
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Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(3.00 from 1 review)
Have you wondered what the first glider flight was like? It happened in 875 A.D. and Abbas Ibn Firnas was the one who accomplished the feat.
From The Deer Forest: A Story of Wolves
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Price: Free! Words: 16,450. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Before Europeans arrived in the Pacific Northwest rainforest, deer, wolves, elk and man lived in balance. This story follows a single pack of wolves in the pristine wilderness of what we now call the Olympic Mountains and the Hoh River valley as they give birth, raise their young, fight for survival, and endure as part of this majestic web of life.