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Woman With No Name: The Masacado Scrolls, Story 6
Series: The Masacado Scrolls. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,690. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
The Tengu, red-skinned giants of the Hida forests, found her lying beside the River Sai unconscious and dressed in strange clothing made of tree bark. The giants adopted her when they found she had no memory of who she was or from where she came. Kaku, the Shielder, on his way to the Seeker, was given the woman, who called herself Nanashi, meaning No Name.
Athenian Steel: Roman Annihilation 423 BCE
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,550. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
A Greek army invades Rome in 423 BCE. If you have read Athenian Steel, then here is an 'alternate ending.' If you have not, then ROMAN ANNIHILATION can be read alone without spoiling the (much-changed) plot of the full-length novel. The centerpiece of this novella is a brutal and lavishly detailed battle witnessed from both Greek and Roman points of view.
CƠN DÔNG BUỔI CHIỀU
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,680. Language: Vietnamese. Published: October 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Truyện Cơn Dông Buổi Chiều viết về cuộc đời cô gái, con út của một người, bị đấu tố là địa chủ bóc lột, và sau đó bị đội đấu tố đem xử bắn. Ngày đó, cô bé chưa đến 4 tuổi, mới bắt đầu có trí nhớ, và cái trí nhớ non nớt ấy, đã phải ghi lại những hình ảnh và những lời nói đau thương nhất, mà cô không bao giờ quên được,
The Justice of Null
Series: Hollow Log Stories. Price: Free! Words: 41,180. Language: Australian English. Published: September 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
An alternate history of Australia during the horrendous years of the 1800s, when a nation was being carved out of a penal colony. The world was going through enormous change and in some small way, Terrence Null, ex naval lieutenant, experienced every problem dealing with ex-convicts given their freedom. The justice of Null, Terrence Null after he was told, he was to be a Justice of the Peace.
Flying Without Parachute
Price: Free! Words: 40,020. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
This is the self-translation of some of my self-published Italian tales. I did all by myself, but I’m not an expert of English language. So, this is my literary suicide in the attempt of traveling beyond the linguistic boundaries of continents. But since I pretend to be a writer, instead of suicide, I preferred to imagine it like a flight without the parachute. So all right, until I touch down.
Impressment: Managers, Actors and Impressed Boys
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,420. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
In 1597 Queen Elizabeth I signed a Royal warrant giving theatre managers Henry Evans, Nathaniel Giles and their deputy, James Robinson authority to ‘impress’ boys to be actors in the second Blackfriars Theatre. Impressment is a theatrical traverse through the final years of Elizabeth’s reign and the first part of the 17th century.
Practice and Patience in the Startled Room
Price: Free! Words: 106,440. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Awkward, dream-ridden 17-year-old Arkady finds himself tsar of Russia, but he's less interested in politics than in becoming severely and mystically religious and in the history of his late parents' troubled yet loving marriage.
Adhuri Raat (अधूरी रात)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,620. Language: Hindi. Published: June 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
हमारी जिंदगी भी फिल्मो की तरह ही होती हैं, जैसे उसमें खुशी के बाद गम आ जाता हैं और उसके पात्र आखिर में संघर्ष कर जीत जाते हैं। उसी तरह कहानियों के पात्र भी अपनी पूरी जिंदगी लेखक की कलम से सोच बनकर जी लेते हैं। हमारी कहानी भी हमारे जीवन की तरह अधूरी होती हैं...
RỒI SẼ BÌNH MINH
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,910. Language: Vietnamese. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » General
Truyện dài Rồi Sẽ Bình Minh mô tả một xã hội đang trên đường tan rã, và không có cách gì có thể chống đỡ đưọc. Những dấu hiệu cho thấy sự tan rã ấy ngày một rõ rệt, khi giới cầm quyền hai mặt, lúc nào cũng sẵn sàng ăn nói lật lọng, chống chế tạm thời cho nguy cơ đổ vỡ.
Of Wars & Weddings
Price: Free! Words: 20,820. Language: American English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
The United States is gone. Society has collapsed. But family still remains. Four siblings come together to celebrate a wedding. But it's not that simple; with family it never really is. There's hate. There's revenge. There's ambition. There's a thirst for conquest. Separated by distance and their ideals what will happen when they reunite?
The Fourth Lectern
Price: Free! Words: 35,540. Language: British English. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
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What if … UKIP were given a lectern in the debates in 2010? They weren’t, of course. Not in our world. But in a world very similar to our own, where the tiniest of changes happened, they were. And things turned out rather differently … Read "The Fourth Lectern" to see just how different it would have been. Note: This book is a novella – a short novel (unlike its sequel, which is full-sized)
The Two Brothers of the Golden Lamb
You set the price! Words: 64,420. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Dr Michael Simpson is a doctor that has been called to the church as a deacon. But while studying at Oxford he comes across the lost past of two family members who both died during WWII. One was called to service the other was forced into it. Back home in Canada, he discovers a slim chance exists that his mentally ill uncle Neil might be right about Canada's role in 911. But what role?
Beyaz Günler
Price: Free! Words: 110,890. Language: Turkish. Published: August 7, 2014 by Eren Ezgü. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Canan, yetenekli bir mimar olarak görev yaptığı mimarlık bürosundan çıkmak üzere hazırlanıyordu. Yeni projenin keşif yolculuğu için arabasına bindiğinde yaşayacağı maceradan ve karşılaşacağı zorluklardan habersizdi...
Storie in viaggio.
Price: Free! Words: 20,690. Language: Italian. Published: June 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Storie in viaggio è un'antologia di 21 racconti, selezionati fra quanti hanno partecipato alla seconda edizione del concorso letterario "Incontro col racconto". Gli autori raccontano il viaggio della vita, declinato nei suoi molteplici significati - viaggio reale o immaginario, incontro con l'altro, esperienza di perdita e separazione, viaggio della speranza - ricorrendo a generi e stili diversi.
Incontro col racconto
Price: Free! Words: 38,170. Language: Italian. Published: June 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
L'ebook "Incontro col racconto", sintesi finale di un concorso letterario promosso dall'associazione Fahrenheit 451-amici della biblioteca, contiene 42 racconti brevi, appartenenti a generi letterari diversi: dal fantastico al fiabesco, dal giallo allo storico e molto altro ancora.
Fisherboy and Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 30,310. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Enter a world where unforgettable characters from a page emerge as real human beings. These stories, even the ones about the young telepath and the old man in the cemetery, are inspired by true events.
El Rebuzno y la Rabia
You set the price! Words: 103,470. Language: Spanish. Published: April 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
El sucesor más fiel al Hidalgo, luego Caballero Don Quijote de la Mancha, tanto en estilo, andanzas, desventuras e ironía. En la línea de la sátira Mennipea, un ser muy lejos de ser perfecto critica los males de su entorno. Algo asimismo al estilo de El asno de oro, de Apuleyo. Su desastrado recorrido tiene lugar en los montes Distercios, o de los monasterios, de La Rioja, en Logroño.
High Roads Through Lowland
Price: Free! Words: 77,000. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Forbidden knowledge has kept us subservient to flawed human perceptions for centuries, but the original creators are returning now to set the record straight - once and for all.
Garden of Eden Anthology
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,750. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Speculative short stories, flash fiction, a poem, and an essay explore the denizens of the Garden of Eden beyond the well-known Adam, Eve, and the Serpent. You've never imagined the Garden quite like this before.
The Man Named Ephraim
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,600. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
THE MAN NAMED EPHRAIM narrates the co-joined fates of Jesus of Nazareth and a peddler named Ephraim, two visitors to Passover in Jerusalem. As everyone knows, the Christian fable has wings of long duration and the institutions that are founded on it have molded the minds of mankind to welcome no variation but the accepted one. Whether skeptic or gnostic, you may allow the resolution of necessity.

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