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Her Dark Fantasy: a prequel to Our Sweet Guillotine
Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A short story prequel to French Revolution-era novel, OUR SWEET GUILLOTINE. Young Tempeste witnesses an executioner break apart her mother's feet in an attempt to extract a confession.
Herveus - A Hers To Save Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
This short story tells the tale of a young Herveus. The only person he has in the world is his sister Emmeline. In a place where the poor are overlooked, they have to scrounge for each scrap of food. Herveus sister is very ill and at only 6 summers old Herveus takes the only action he can to try to save her.
White Robes: An Interesting Army (Seasons of the Sword Prequel)
Price: Free! Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016 by Stillpoint Digital Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
One of history’s most amazing armies is born—and its soldiers wear silk robes. On the road, mired in her own grief, Mochizuki Chiyome, a Japanese war widow, encounters two young girls who open her eyes to a whole new purpose in life — and a new way to end Japan's century of bloodshed. (Sengoku-era historical adventure short story.)
Witch! The Alison Balfour Story
Price: Free! Words: 20,360. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
NaNoWriMo 2016 book. Last updated 2016-11-13 16:50:13
Murder and injustice. Such are the themes of Witch!: The Alison Balfour Story which tells the true story of Alison Balfour, a woman accused of being a witch and burned at the stake on December 15, 1594 at Kirkwall, Scotland.
Daugher of Sparta: Chapter Nine
Series: Daugher of Sparta. Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2016 by Historic Heroines. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Set in ancient Greece, DAUGHTER OF SPARTA: CHAPTER NINE follows Gorgo, the real daughter of King Cleomenes I of Sparta, and the events leading up to the Ionian Revolt. In Chapter Nine, Gorgo talks to Phoebe, a priestess at Artemis Orthia, about her mysterious Medusa dream.
Escape from the Past: Game of Life...An Introduction
Price: Free! Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Overnight fifteen-year old Max is uprooted from the U.S. and finds himself struggling to adjust to life in Germany. Luckily he can escape reality and Michel, the bully in school, by playing computer games—most of the time. When Michel disappears under questionable circumstances, Max is too relieved to listen to his gut. He doesn't realize he's next in line...to disappear.
Hoplite: Olympian Book 1
You set the price! Words: 92,080. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
All Alexander wants to be is an Olympian. But, when his hoplite father is recalled to war, Alexander tries to follow and becomes trapped aboard a troop ship. His life spins out of control when they make port. The seemingly benign state of Samos overthrows the mighty Athenian army and tragedy strikes.
Risuko: A Kunoichi Tale (teen historical adventure)
You set the price! Words: 73,350. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016 by Stillpoint Digital Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Though Japan has been devastated by a century of civil war, Risuko just wants to climb trees. Growing up far from the battlefields and court intrigues, the fatherless girl finds herself pulled into a plot that may reunite Japan — or may destroy it. She is torn from her home and what is left of her family, but finds new friends at a school that may not be what it seems. (YA Historical Adventure)
The Princess's Spirit Trilogy #1: A Noughties Princess Spirit Story
Price: Free! Words: 24,140. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Angelle's dream is to become Cultural Royalty of Pacificland. Her vision is based on freedom, dreams, love and fairness for all. However, she soon finds that whilst change appears to be in the air, the resistance is often even greater. With her own dreams on the line, will Angelle stay true to her values? And if she does, will it be enough to make a positive difference?
Otto
Series: The Life And Crimes Of Fraulein Efeu. Price: Free! Words: 890. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Otto has always been faithful to the Third Reich. However, he finds his loyalty tested when a mysterious young girl lands on his doorstep with a killer on her trail.
Halcyon Daze - Growing up Canadian
Price: Free! Words: 60,230. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Did you like Catcher in the Rye? If so, you will like this. Halcyon Daze is a series of short stories about growing up in Canada in the latter half of the 20th Century. The book can be read from front to back and even better, from back to front.
The Path of Tears
Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: American English. Published: March 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
A short story I wrote for the Patrick Henry A Call to Pens Writing Contest.
The End of the Beginning: A Short Story About the Rise and Fall of Oil Prices
Price: Free! Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
"The End of the Beginning" is a post-publication Bonus Chapter of Chaturanga," the young adult educational novel about Central Asia. In the style of "Chaturanga," this short story offers readers a fun, interesting, and relatable way to understand current events related to oil prices, the future of energy, world markets, and geopolitics.
Nora & Kettle
Series: The Paper Stars Novels. Price: Free! Words: 89,470. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Clean Teen Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
*2017 IPPY Award Winner* A “remarkable” (Booklist Magazine) reimagining of Peter Pan. After World War II, orphaned Kettle faces prejudice as a Japanese American but manages to scrape by and care for his makeshift family of homeless children. When he crosses paths with the privileged but traumatized Nora, both of their lives are forever changed...
Wollemi
Price: Free! Words: 65,170. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Wollemi: where Jessie rode and Andy thieved, where Bruce sketched and his son found a map, where Jamie swam and Bron searched, where Tim climbed and Judy fell, and Sally came home. This wild landscape has hidden the Wollemi pine, the lady bushranger, runaways, and galleries of Aboriginal art very well. In the early 21st century, the bioprospector goes looking: what else is hiding in there?
Bullies and Brigands and Wolves, Oh My!
Price: Free! Words: 9,160. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
Bullies and Brigands and Wolves, Oh My! is a collection of three short stories by E.R. Dillon. The first story is about a girl who must cope with a bully. The second is the tale of a convict with a dangerous choice to make. The third answers the question: is the young stranger a shapeshifter who brings misfortune to an Indian village?
Kissing Clarisse: A Young Adult Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Clarisse Davies is by far the hottest girl in Scott's 1957 high-school class. No one but the school stud, Jay, seems to even have a chance with her. Yet when Scott's friends realize he can perfectly imitate Jay's voice, they come up with a plan that will give him the opportunity to kiss Clarisse. But at what price?
Sally's Beloved Boy
You set the price! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Behind every great man, there is a mother who loved and believed in him....Even when she knows his fate.
Day of the Bomb
Price: Free! Words: 74,580. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
You can run but the shadow of The Bomb falls wherever you might go. For Jason and his fiancé Thelma, the bomb meant he never had to invade Japan and maybe die or at least be wounded. For Fred, the bomb means guilt and fear, wondering why it had to be dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki as his wife Sally tries to help help him.
The Secret Letters of 75
Price: Free! Words: 48,390. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
This story is based on a true historical event.The Sons of Liberty, a group of rebels in Boston, 1775, are determined to drive the British Army out of their city. Their youngest members, Jamie and Sarah, discover letters written in secret code by a British spy. Risking their lives, Jamie, Sarah, and their friend Joshua try to stop him as the American Revolution begins.

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