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Fiction » Alternative history

Champions of Time
Series: After Cilmeri, Book 13. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,800. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Alternative history
April 1294. With David returned from Ireland and Anna from Avalon, the time has come to confront the traitors who sought to assassinate David and take his throne. But before that can happen, David is tested yet again by his inability to account for everything or everyone in his life—and especially the magic that surrounds him.
Shades of Time
Series: After Cilmeri, Book 12. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,140. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Alternative history
March 1294. Shades of Time takes place simultaneously with Outpost in Time and is the twelfth book in the After Cilmeri series. Anna finds herself at the center of a conspiracy that stretches from Dublin to Edinburgh—and it is only her actions and choices that stand between her family and the destruction of everything they've worked so hard to build.
Gray Tide in the East: An Alternate History of the First World War (2nd Edition)
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 59,180. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2017 by Fiction4All. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Alternative history
Gray Tide in the East is the best-selling counterfactual history of the First World War, if the Germans had not invaded Belgium in 1914 and thereby brought Great Britain and, eventually, the United States into the war. The carefully researched story is told by a host of real historical figures both famous (William Jennings Bryan, Winston Churchill) and obscure (Albert Dawson).
Stalin's Hammer: a novel of the Axis of Time
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 127,510. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Prince Harry travels through time to fight Nazis and Communists. Includes all three volumes of the Stalin's Hammer series. Rome, Cairo and Paris.
Fortune and Glory
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,620. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Three adventurers bold take on cannibals, pirates and a city of the dead in this ripping tale by best-selling author John Birmingham. Set in S.M. Stirling’s epic storyworld of The Change, ‘Fortune and Glory’ drops readers into the dead heart of post-apocalyptic Sydney.
Caesar Ascending-Conquest of Parthia
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 194,200. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Second in the alternate history series Caesar Ascending, which imagines a world where Caesar survives the Ides of March and goes on his planned campaign against Parthia. Caesar Ascending-Conquest of Parthia is the next installment of that story.
Stealing the Future: An East German Spy Story
Series: East Berlin Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,810. Language: British English. Published: December 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Behind the Berlin Wall a dissident is on the trail of a killer 1993. After forty years of communist rule it's time for change in the GDR. Direct democracy, citizen's movements and de-centralization are part of the new political landscape. But when Martin Grobe, dissident turned investigator, discovers a Stasi plot he needs to act fast to save the young republic. Book 1 in the East Berlin Series
No Ship For Tranquebar
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,760. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2017 by Eric Flint's Ring of Fire Press. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history
Sure. Of course in 1634 you could build a dirigible in Denmark and fly it to India. Why Not? Another story from the New York Times best selling "1632" series.
Ajaya : Epic of the Kaurava Clan - Roll of The Dice
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 159,090. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017 by Leadstart Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history
THE MAHABHARATA ENDURES AS THE GREAT EPIC OF INDIA. But while Jaya is the story of the Pandavas, told from the perspective of the victors of Kurukshetra; Ajaya is the narrative of the ïunconquerable' Kauravas, who were decimated to the last man.
A Girl in Time
Series: A Girl in Time. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,430. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
On the eve of a huge, breakout success, a poor but brilliant young game developer is pulled out of her world, and time itself, by a cowboy desperately searching for the daughter he lost two hundred years ago.
Zulu Heart
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 158,020. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history
Steven Barnes delivers the explosive follow-up to his groundbreaking alternate history novel Lion's Blood in Zulu Heart, a tale of racial unrest in a reimagined America circa 1860. Set in the late 1800s in an alternate universe in which Africa colonized the Americas, Zulu Heart continues the stories of two men from very different backgrounds.
Beyond The Shield
Series: Shield. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 121,860. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(1.00 from 1 review)
Beyond the Shield, by Nachman Kataczinsky, continues the story of his popular book The Shield. 21st century Israel – with all its population and know-how – is in the world of the 1940s. Can they gather all the Jews, defeat their enemies, and help build a better world?
The Spellbinders
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 119,260. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2018 by Lethe Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Alternative history
Zanghellini tells the romantic and political complications of England’s Edward II in this alternate historical fiction. At age 15, Prince Edward falls hard for the handsome Piers Gaveston. As their romance blossoms, the nobles scheme. "Readers seeking tales of gay historical figures will be very pleased with this fully developed tale." - Publishers Weekly
Boston Metaphysical Society: A Storm of Secrets
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,070. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Alternative history
Politics and power. Demons and spirits. As the Great Houses jockey for power, an ex-Pinkerton detective, his well-born psychic wife, and her overbearing father must contend with treachery, subterfuge, and potentially a new demonic threat, in this political and supernatural thriller set in an alternate-history Boston of 1890. This novel is a prequel to the graphic novel.
Entropia: Life Beyond Industrial Civilisation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,800. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Alternative history
When industrial civilisation collapsed in the third decade of the 21st century, a community living on a small island in the South Pacific Ocean found itself permanently isolated from the rest of the world. With no option but to build a self-sufficient economy with very limited energy supplies, this community set about creating a simpler way of life that could flourish into the deep future.
Ajaya - Rise of Kali
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 157,600. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017 by Leadstart Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history
"THE MAHABHARATA ENDURES AS THE GREAT EPIC OF INDIA. While Jaya is the story of the Pandavas, told from the perspective of the victors of Kurukshetra, Ajaya is the tale of the Kauravas, who were decimated to the last man.
Cycling to Asylum
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,720. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Alternative history
(5.00 from 1 review)
In a near-future, dystopian New York City, a family is forced to flee. They cross the border by bicycle into Quebec and apply for refugee status.
The Pathfinders (The Falsifiers Book 2)
Series: The Falsifiers. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,750. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Alternative history
In this second installment of the Falsifiers trilogy, the stakes have gotten higher. Sliv is tasked with daunting missions: help a small Asian country gain its independence, chase a rogue CFR agent, and convince the Bush Administration that Saddam Hussein no longer possesses weapons of mass destruction. But in a post 9/11 world, Sliv and his colleagues are not the only ones tampering with reality.
Laurel Emperor (Book 5 of the Steam Empire Chronicles)
Series: The Steam Empire Chronicles. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,420. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Fans of Harry Turtledove & S.M. Stirling alike will love the fast-paced action and colorful world building of the Steam Empire Chronicles. In a timeline where Rome never fell & the Dark Ages never came to be, new challenges appear to fracture the still-mighty empire. Laurel Emperor is the heart-pounding, airship shaking, sword-breaking finale to this alternate history & steampunk series.
The Showrunners (The Falsifiers Book 3)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,150. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Alternative history
In this third and final installment of the Falsifiers trilogy, Sliv has a hand in Barack Obama's election and helps Lena Thorsen create a Maya city with the whole world watching.

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