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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.
The Spirits of Normandy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,860. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history
The Spirits of Normandy is a telling look at the innocence of youth, the horrors of war, the near collapse of the D-Day invasion of Normandy, and the individual acts of bravery that turned the potential disaster of “Operation Neptune” into a victory at a most appalling price. At its heart, this story of a young man and his heroic friends chronicles the feats of heroes and the crimes of villains.
Fragmentos, de recuerdos a pesadillas
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 32,750. Language: Spanish. Published: May 14, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Alternative history
Alexia es una joven que se ha pasado buscando oportunidades en donde no las hay, al intentar reclamar su derecho a vivir mejor su vida da un giro de trescientos sesenta grados, todo se convierte en un infierno cargado de angustias, perdidas y dificultades. Poco a poco sus problemas emocionales se agravan al punto de intentar el suicidio para callar aquellos recuerdos
Сон с привкусом ... кофе
You set the price! Words: 25,910. Language: Russian. Published: May 9, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Screenplays » Drama
Она ненавидела весну, ведь это время года подарило ей любовь, а потом отобрало. Но реальность ли это или сон с привкусом кофе, который они оба так любят? Анне Хьюз предстоит прожить две жизни, чтобы обрести счастье. Сможет ли она вернуть утраченное и жить, как раньше?
Serdtze Rodiny (Сердце Родины)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,380. Language: Russian. Published: May 8, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Alternative history
A long waited heart transplant operation became a bounty in a big political game which btought an oil rich post Soviet state of Quasistan to coup d`etat with its ambitious neighbours, Russia and China, involved,
To Live or Perish
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,810. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Alternative history
TO LIVE OR PERISH is the story of a once rich country now on the edge of total destruction. It is also the story of two powerful and highly principled men. The one is there to bring freedom to his oppressed people and move them into their own fatherland, the other has been prophesied to return the glory of Shaka to the land.
Onder parelmoeren hemels, Hans d'Ancy 4
Series: Hans d'Ancy. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,740. Language: Dutch. Published: May 5, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
'Maar ik ben pas dertien!' zei het meisje verontwaardigd. 'Dat is toch veel te jong om een demon te trouwen en op je huwelijksnacht verslonden te worden?’ De demonische minnaar en 47 andere korte verhalen over meesterspeurder Hans d'Ancy, in een wereld waar menhirs wandelen en zes-armige godinnen je kussen onder parelmoeren hemels.
The Last Man on Earth
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 48,690. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2019 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Transgressional fiction, Fiction » Alternative history
Leonard Smallwood's extraordinary ordinariness compels NASA to recruit him for its study of the effects of extended isolation in space on "the average person". While our hero hovers in orbit for three years, a plague kills all of the males on the planet. Thus, when Leonard finally descends, he is indeed the last man on earth.
Parasitic
Series: The Chronicles of the Parasitic, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,020. Language: American English. Published: April 15, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Infected with the deadliest plague the world had ever seen. The world must unite to combat and defeat a parasitic mutation that has engulfed the world for thousands of years with its incurable disease.
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 Beautiful Dance: a Thomas Cruel novel
You set the price! Words: 63,690. Language: American English. Published: April 6, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
The Beautiful Dance is a tale of vibrant characters and their stories, the glory and brutality of the new land, and the wonder and trepidation of an uncertain future. It is an adventure that explores what it means to exist in a changing world of science and technology, its effect on us, and how one mind can make a difference.
The Augur's View
Series: New Earth Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,990. Language: American English. Published: April 1, 2019 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
When the Solar Flash jolted Earth and spawned storms, most panicked, but a few with jolted genomes spawned their own storms and seized their opportunity. ~ When Anunnaki/human hybrid, Eena, discovers at last the portal to ancient Mu, she finds the giant augurs that fly there. Their help may be the last, best chance to achieve human sovereignty.
These Divided States: High Price to Pay
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,610. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Alternative history
In 2037 America, all drugs are legal for recreational use. But the price of getting high costs more than money. Users must give up some constitutional freedoms, including the right to live. They framed the wrong woman Each lead uncovers the black heart of corruption and media fear-mongering that turns good people into violent mobs.
Ziedaar de zwerver: Een roman tegen de moderniteit
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,440. Language: Dutch. Published: March 30, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Religious
Het is het jaar 213 NJ, Nieuwe Jaartelling. Tijdens een gebeurtenis genaamd de Grote Herstart is ieder verslag van de menselijke geschiedenis uitgewist. Zelfs de herinnering aan God is afgeschaft. Wulf Gungnirsson, een ambitieuze jonge man, zweert de Waarheid te prediken. Zal hij een leger verstotelingen op de been brengen om de moderniteit omver te werpen?
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 First Time Did Not Happen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,860. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history
World War Two as we know was horrific. What if someone was to go back in time and change history. A person in my book does that, but by doing that, he's a traitor to his country but saves the lives of almost 60,000,000 people.
A Life Redefined
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 65,910. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Fate is unpredictable and shamelessly fickle. Jack Thorns' physical health was failing. After years of working in harsh conditions, surrounded by pollution in the construction and oilfields of Northern Alberta and British Columbia, Canada, his physical as well as his mental health was noticeably failing. Was fate going to doom him to the graveyard of broken spirits and unrealized dreams?
A Celtic Country Book 1
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,090. Language: British English. Published: March 8, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist, Fiction » Alternative history
This initiatory tale takes place in a world where history has been reinvented. Here, the Celts did not lose to the Romans, and nowadays there are still druidic schools in Europe.
Sharpshooter: The Tale of Billy the Kid and the Tennessee Raid
Series: The Mythic West. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,440. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Alternative history
After destroying the Confederacy and most of the Union, giants threaten a defenseless New England. The Army plans a bold attack on Louisville to divert them. Billy McCarty’s nightmares drove him to enlist as a sharpshooter. He just wants to kill giants, but Captain Mercer doesn’t care. He’ll use Billy’s skills however he can to ensure victory. Even if that means both their deaths.

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