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Scattered Fates - a novel on the second partition of India by Ram Garikipati
Price: Free! Words: 70,600. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Alternative history(4.88 from 8 reviews)
An alternate history novel, which unwraps in the backdrop of violent anti-Hindi agitations that rocked the State of Tamil Nadu (India) 50 years ago, narrated over two time frames – 1965 and 2005. It is the story of a son's search for the truth about his father's disappearance and the political intrigue that led to India's second partition into South & North, intertwined with the history of Korea
Je Lied Is Kil... by Tais Teng
Price: Free! Words: 15,640. Language: Dutch. Published: December 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Alternative history
Hans d'Ancy moet uitvinden wie de machthebbers binnen de Handelscompagnie uitmoordt, voordat de wereld in chaos wordt gestort...
Хьюстон, 2015: Мисс Неопределённость by Mike McKay
Price: Free! Words: 101,800. Language: Russian. Published: September 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
У литературных жанров свои законы. Я их знаю плохо. Наплевать на Шекспира! Зато по профессии я нефтяник, законы у меня нефтяные. Вот есть: предел пластичности. Если нагрузить бурильные трубы выше этого предела, трубка рано или поздно – оборвётся, и жахнет по голове так, что окровавленные обломки «защитной» каски достанут у вас из «защитных» сапог… Видите, уже получается «Техно-триллер»!
The Questionable Tales: A Steampunk Quintet by Michael Seeley
Price: Free! Words: 19,520. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Adventure » General(3.00 from 2 reviews)
The Questionable is Queen Victoria's favorite airship, and for good reason. Posh, exclusive, noble: the ship is everything a rich passenger should desire. But as these five Steampunk stories show, not everything is peaceful up in the clouds.
This Time: Richard III in the 21st Century--Book 1 by Joan Szechtman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,050. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi(4.33 from 3 reviews)
What if instead of dying in battle, Richard III awakens in the 21st-century? THIS TIME examines the medieval monarch as he adapts to modern technology, medicine, and American culture while investigating his past and what Shakespeare had wrought on his character. "This Time" named General Fiction Finalist in the 2010 Next Generation Indie Book Awards
Khakhanate Book I The Raven by Thomas Lankenau
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 261,750. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2010 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The race who conquered the known world...meets the New World. In the last days of the Yuan Dynasty, a visionary Mongol leader struggles to save his command from destruction awaiting Mongols in a convulsing China. A shaman from a northern tribe describes a land of endless prairie and scattered tribes far to the east across frozen seas. Can this be their salvation? Thus begins Book One, The Raven.
Strandline by Nancy Brauer
Price: Free! Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Strandline is a web serial and possibly a novel about the new teleporting subspecies Homo sapiens nictans. Why am I not sure if it’s a novel? Because I’m writing this sucker by the seat of my pants and looking to readers for direction. It may end up as a novella or three, or a series of short stories. New episodes are added every week, as well as on the Strandline website.
Smashwords Writing Duel by Jonathan Antony Strickland
Price: Free! Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy(4.63 from 8 reviews)
Trevor Ian Thomson was one clever guy. He began reviewing on Smashwords, taking great pleasure criticising mistakes within stories, be they bad spelling to bad grammar. But when challenged to write his own story by an author called Jack Van Mason, the reviews he received where at times as critical as his own. The only difference being that their criticism fell upon his ideas and originality.
Khakhanate Book II The Crow by Thomas Lankenau
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 349,500. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2010 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history(5.00 from 1 review)
The Crow continues the sweeping saga of the Mongol conquest of America. As the Mongol Khakhanate continues its inexorable expansion into the southern landmass, a young man called The Crow comes of age among the Cherokee. Grandson, nephew and cousin to Khans, he holds no rank of his own. Both idealistic and rebellious, he soon runs afoul of the powerful Khans.
Alfa 33 e o Furúnculo de Salazar by Renato Carreira
Series: Alfa 33, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 9,630. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire(4.00 from 3 reviews)
"No mundo do agente Alfa 33, o 25 de Abril não resultou e a ditadura do Estado Novo mantém-se até aos nossos dias. Portugal continua pobre e atrasado, mas a situação parece menos grave porque ninguém está autorizado a queixar-se." Opinião subversiva não visada pela Comissão de Censura
SteampunX - Episode Two: SteamDisco Destruction by Benjamin Jacobson
Price: Free! Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The shadow of slavery hangs over New France. The man called Thunder arrives to avert a war he fears may erupt. Little does he know the war began long ago in the hearts of the noirs that work the land. Trapped between the justice of the oppressed and the whims of a dangerous ally, Thunder and his teenage companions struggle to do what's right for themselves and for the Nations.
Enigma: Voyage of the Damned by Gerard Whittaker
Series: Enigma, Book 1. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 37,490. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Part one. In a night of terror the UK's government and armed forces are decimated by teams of saboteurs, leaving thousands dead and the country in smoking ruins. As further terrorists attack the UK she soon has only a single submarine left to engage an hostile armada. But how long can the Enigma fight knowing that England is doomed and that her maiden voyage is a one way ticket to hell?
Goethe e la felicità nascosta by Gian Paolo Marcolongo
Price: Free! Words: 26,740. Language: Italian. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Siamo nel 1786 e Goethe compie il suo viaggio in Italia. Giunto a Roma conosce Angelica Kauffmann, una pittrice famosa e altrattanto bella. Inizia un sodalizio amoroso con rotture e pacificazioni, finché nel 1789 non riparte per Weimar. Una storia romanzata di una relazione amorosa nascosta nella Roma di fine settecento e mai resa pubblica.
Lanac by Zoran Zmiric
Price: Free! Words: 9,840. Language: Croatian. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Distopijska priča iz bliske budućnosti u kojoj je u Republici Hrvatskoj na vlasti klerikalna desnica.
The 13 Collective: Bound by Fate and the Universe by Jeffrey Zweig II
Price: Free! Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Thirteen, a long forgotten superhero, finds himself trapped in an alternate world. Trying to make the best of it, he joins an organization called the 13 Collective. Led by D-13, an retired American Spy, he and his superhero partner investigate a new string of space-time loopholes that causes a chain reaction of violence and chaos among the population.
Republic: A Novel of America's Future by Charles Sheehan-Miles
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 137,090. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2009 by Cincinnatus Press. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Ken Murphy is a 45 year-old widower and senior manager at a computer chip manufacturer in quiet Highview, West Virginia. The local economy is thrown into a tailspin when the plant is suddenly shut down. Murphy must fight for healthcare for his terminally ill son. As he tries to save his son’s life, he is dragged into a deeper conflict between the forces that are ripping our nation apart.
The King Of 8.04PM by Ray Daley
Price: Free! Words: 450. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Alternative history(3.00 from 1 review)
Some wait patiently for their reign as absolute Monarch. Others are not so patient. Witness the shortest reign in history.
The Guard House and Other Stories by Ryan Christiansen
Price: Free! Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011 by Knuckledown Press. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » General
This collection of short-short stories carries readers back in time to the post-Civil War era and to the short-lived military post Fort Stevenson, which stood on the frontier near the banks of the Missouri River in Dakota Territory. This work was produced under the Artist-in-Residency Program with the North Dakota Parks and Recreation Department and the North Dakota Council on the Arts.
Viyana Gökleri by Mehmet Kardaş
Price: Free! Words: 6,320. Language: Turkish. Published: February 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Osmanlı'nın hava gemilerine sahip olduğu alternatif bir geçmişte, donanmanın en özel hava gemisi Bulut, II. Viyana Kuşatması'nın kaderini değiştirebilmek için göreve çıkar.
Friday Night Knife and Gun Club by Linda Collison
Series: Nurses' Knife & Gun Club. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,330. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Alternative history(5.00 from 2 reviews)
On the night shift a lot of bad shit goes down. This short story takes place in a dystopian American West where no gun control exists and healthcare is controlled by the for-profit insurance companies. Tonight Kit Carson, RN, has the worst shift ever. Read 'em and weep. First in a trilogy of nurse noir fictional memoir by L.S. Collison, RN.