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Caesar Ascending-Pandya
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 234,750. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Fourth book in the alternate history Caesar Ascending series, where Caesar survives the Ides of March. After conquering Parthia, Caesar sets his sights on India in his attempt to surpass Alexander the Great, but he must contend with a rebelling army, a revolt by one of his officers, and the challenges posed by India itself. Facing him is a vengeful king, intent on reclaiming his lost kingdom.
Gunwitch: The Clockwork Assassin
Series: Rose Bainbridge, Gunwitch. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 130,060. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Alternative history
Rose Bainbridge, gunwitch, and Janett Laxton have sailed into the busy port of New Venezia with the body of Lord Fuller in a coffin of ice. The assassin who killed Lord Fuller and--somehow--took his place, has already been here a week. Who is he? Where is he from? Who will he kill next? And how do you catch someone who can disguise themselves as anyone?
Cry of the Eagle Spirits, Vol. II; The Chronicles of Heaven's War, Book VI
Price: Free! Words: 233,010. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Hilen, you, too, are a child of darkness, a daughter of Atlantis through the blood of the Black Angel and her lovers. Kings sired you and Dragon queens birthed you. Upon thorny beds of fire, rage, and fury were you conceived. For the curing of hearts and giving of wisdom these scrolls, the Cry of the Eagle Spirits, are preserved down to this day for your kind. ~your sister, Chasileah
Ivan's Wolf
Series: Detective Kazakov Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,470. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2019 by Twisted Root Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Alternative history
In an alternate world where the Russian Empire fell and modern Ottoman and Chinese Empires jockey for global supremacy, Ivan's Wolf returns readers to the gritty world of police detective Alexander Kazakov as he investigates the death of a woman at the home of a psychic and deals with the tangled web of conspiracies and lies that menace his country.
The Department of Curiosities: For the Good of the Empire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,310. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Alternative history
When Miss Matilda Meriwether finds herself in the employment of The Department of Curiosities, she realises this is the perfect opportunity to uncover the truth she has been searching for. But the Queen has other plans for her. The Department of Curiosities is a steampunk tale of adventure, a heroine, mad scientists, traitors and secrets. All for the Good of the Empire.
Epidemic - An A'lle Chronicles Mystery
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,850. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2019 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Two months after the events in Backli’s Ford, Constance A’lle, first A’lle investigator for Lower Canada, is no closer to identifying those responsible for the kidnapping and murder of so many A’lle. Then a smallpox epidemic hobbles the investigation and places the A’lle at odds with the angry humans.
Retreat
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 149,590. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Alternative history
While working to build Estancia Dos Santos in to a retreat, US Marshal Paul McAllister, his wife Anna, and their family and friends take up the trail of corrupt officials, bushwhackers, outlaw gangs, and comancheros.
The Tsarina's Mask
Series: Detective Kazakov Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,260. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2019 by Twisted Root Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
The murder of a Kyrgyz healer takes Detective Kazakov away from the looming presidential election to a ski resort. The investigation soon becomes entangled in Kyrgyz protests, and mass disappearances of tribal people, but no one wants to deal with a detective from the city. Drawn deep into the inhospitable mountains, secrets and betrayals threaten the very existence of Kazakov's country.
The Heiress to the Fairy Tales
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 126,150. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2019 by Rogue Phoenix Press. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
A brave, clever and determined girl falls in love and discovers a past which threatens not only her happiness but her very life itself.
The Greenlanders - A Tale of Sea and Steel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,510. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Alternative history
Focusing on the life of the Norse explorer Leif Erikson, The Greenlanders brings the ancient Icelandic sagas to life and illuminates them from an unexpected angle.
The Ancestors' Secrets Trilogy: Prelude, Turmoil, and Destiny
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 197,690. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Love, ancient tribal legends, secrets, time travel and magical powers collide in a compelling fantasy series, hailed “Original, Mystical and Unique.” When a young doctor, Ilona, starts to develop unusual powers, her life and her beliefs change. Thrown into a world of clan mysteries, traditions and secrets, she begins remembering her mother’s instructions concealed as rhymes.
Arcana
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 124,220. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2019 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
In a world where real magic exists, its practitioners are hunted down by police officers called M-forcers. Rookie M-forcer and orphan Callam McGuire starts work and soon begins to question their cruel methods. But it isn’t until he meets a member of the rebel group called Arcana that he realises the truth…and nothing will ever be the same again.
Pit-a-Pat High Jinks
Series: Freakin' Free Spirits, Book 3. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 103,220. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Alternative history
Heading for the hills after college, a brokenhearted Kenzie takes up with awesome freaks, sexual misadventures, Tibetan Buddhists, secluded nude swimmers, and general badassery through peak experience after peak experience, as well as a cluster of dark pits in between. Cosmic corn-on-the-cob, anyone? (Be advised of its graphic adult content reflecting the Revolution of Peace & Love.)
What becomes
Price: $35.00 USD. Words: 101,830. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history
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Caesar Ascending-India Limited Edition
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 232,570. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
With Parthia conquered, Julius Caesar leads his army, including Titus Pullus, on an invasion of India. Caesar's men will face the armored elephants of India, and learn that Caesar is keeping a secret from them, that his ambition to surpass the feats of Alexander the Great will keep them away from their homes for the foreseeable future.
Refuge
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 129,120. Language: American English. Published: December 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Alternative history
Paul and Anna struggle to overcome devious plots, far and near, as well as the mysterious villains behind those plots. Building levees, planting crops, driving cattle, digging for gold, and advancing the use of existing technology rapidly become intertwined with ferreting out robbers, kidnappers, and murderers.
Cry of the Eagle Spirits, Vol. I; The Chronicles of Heaven's War, Book VI
Price: Free! Words: 200,760. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Adventure » General
'Hilen, my child, you charge my world for the evil done to your kind. I have given to you the sacred scrolls held in secret for many generations, for you to see that your world was also not free of guilt. There you will learn why the children over Heaven, men and Hell walked fated, twisted roads as we did. I give you the Cry of the Eagle Spirits.' ~Your Sister in the Blood, Chasileah...
The Epiphany Club
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 158,650. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Alternative history
Dirk Dynamo is used to adventure. But when a series of clues is found leading to the lost Library of Alexandria, he's drawn into an adventure like no other. From the jungles of Africa to the sewers beneath Paris, he'll face strange machines, deadly assassins, and shocking betrayal as he travels through the dark underbelly of the Victorian world. Contains all five Epiphany Club novellas.
Rucksack Universe Box Set #1
Series: Rucksack Universe. Price: $20.99 USD. Words: 318,400. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Alternative history
For the first time ever, 5 travel fantasy adventures in one e-book box set! From Ireland to India, Hong Kong to London, join a cast of wanderers, ancient heroes, and more for adventures that go to the heart of what matters most in life. Include: Wander, The Martini of Destiny, Home Sweet Road, Forever the Road, and The Lotus and the Barley.
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

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