Fiction » Alternative history

Sandman, Winter: The Hannah Chronicles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,740. Language: American English. Published: December 3, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Alternative history
With Hannah temporarily indisposed, Roberts takes the helm and uses it to launch Sandman U., a paperbrite-compliant web-based outreach & assessment app that aims to revolutionize the digisphere. This quarter’s offerings include Timeline Deviation 101: Dead Reckoning by selected film resolution and the Mandela pop quiz. Sometime before finals, though, HQ’s going to need a little attention.
Blue
Price: Free! Words: 8,580. Language: British English. Published: November 30, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Alternative history
When birds, shirts, and even front doors start turning a strangely luminous blue, the Darkly Masters suspect there is wild magic t play. It's a case for Darkly Clerk Elijah Campin - with unexpected help from his daughter Hester.
Amore, Roma: The Hannah Chronicles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,360. Language: American English. Published: November 29, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Alternative history
Hannah Roma is no stranger to misfortune, and when life handed her too many lemons for lemonade, she opened a stand. Her current best friend is the grandmother she’s never met who can only visit her in dreams. Roberts and José round out her small investigative crew while Jones the Labrador trades bagels for SecTech, and a formal cuddling contract with Jupiter the hedgehog is in ongoing negotiation
Nasir and Maarika Chronicles Episode VI
Price: Free! Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Alternative history
Nasir and Maarika are of one people but two worlds. Growing up on opposite sides of the Roman Empire's Arabian border in the 7th Century their lives are brought together when an unspeakable evil emerges from the depths of the Arabian Desert. Set in the Byzantium Infected Universe which starts with the short story Jibreel's Curse and continues in the full length novel Scourge of Byzantium.
Cry of the Eagle Spirits,Vol. III The Chronicles of Heaven's War, Book VI
Price: Free! Language: English. Published: November 15, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
“My sweet Hilen, as promised, I give you my translation of the Elkhorn Scrolls, that you may gain wisdom into the everwar between Queen Babylon and the Eagle Spirits. Share them with the others of your kind so that they, too, will come to gain wisdom and live. Though long has the sword rested quiet, buried it has not been, and will not be until all mankind has gained knowledge with pure hearts.”
The Art of the Arms Deal
Price: Free! Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Alternative history
Weapons are always in demand. The hotter the deal, the better the sale -- and the more risk you take.
Mary Celeste
Price: Free! Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history
The only people who knew what happened to the Mary Celeste were the crew. So what if one of them survived?
Young Julius Caesar
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,290. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Alternative history
Set in ancient Rome, this three-chapter, historical novel covers the life and times of Julius Caesar when he was a ten-year-old prodigy with the Social War looming; a married, eighteen-year-old recently stripped of his position of the High Priest of Jupiter following Sulla’s victory over Mithradates; and a twenty-year-old fugitive on the run from the forces of Sulla—with a flying carpet.
Soulhound and Fancyman: A Rucksack Universe Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Alternative history
Good dog. Bad man. Highlow will never understand humans. Not even his wonderful sausage-giving Master. Humans smell through their eyes, talk instead of sniffing arses, and believe there's a maximum number of sausages a dog should eat at one time. What Highlow really doesn't understand, though, is the strange, hard, round thing he finds near the Black Cliffs of Dover...
Voices of Today
Price: Free! Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Alternative history
In a future where all decisions are automated and science is just another religion, a nondescript data processor is faced with the lost history of how their world came to be.
The Mermaid King: An Act of Piracy Short Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
There are beasts and creatures full of magic in the world and Araceli has seen her share. She has a spirit of blood living inside her body and one is enough. She fought for her freedom from slavery, fought to become captain of the pirate ship Justice, and fought the spirit in her body for control. And after all that fighting all she wants is an easy little treasure hunt with her best friend, Kyros
Lord Ormande's Daughter
Price: $3.99 USD. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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In a dystopian world where nothing is as it seems, a young woman struggles to save her future and reclaim a forgotten past
How Udeogwu Broke His Family Generational Yoke
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Fairy tales
When hope is all gone, God has a way of raising it in a way subtle to mortal. How Udeogwu Broke His Family Generational Yoke is a story you will read and read again and again.
LA RÉPLICA DE FIDEL
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 14,670. Language: Spanish. Published: August 14, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Alternative history
El libro LA RÉPLICA DE FIDEL presentará un conjunto de entrevistas, capítulo por capítulo, cuyas respuestas están basadas en el propio texto, La vida oculta de Fidel Castro, escrito por el ex guardaespaldas del líder cubano durante 17 años, Juan Reinaldo Sánchez, y en las contestaciones que Fidel Castro haya dado sobre estos temas en otras entrevistas a otros autores, sobre todo en el libro, Fidel
Liegeman's Service
Series: Waterman, side story. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,430. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Alternative history
Bereft of his liegeman, Pembroke is forced to cut short his education in order to serve his liege-master. War upon the waters seems imminent in their bayside landstead. But Master Rudd, who will soon rule over their landstead, is interested in nothing but food, games, and his most recent passion, women. With his bed now cold, Pembroke must decide how far his loyalty extends to his liege-master.
Sueño Febril
Price: Free! Words: 6,590. Language: Spanish. Published: July 30, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Alternative history
La pandemia lleva ya casi dos años. La vida rutinaria ha cambiado irremediablemente, e incluso para solitarios como Javier el encierro forzado se ha convertido en insoportable. En busca de un alivio a su soledad se encuentra con Sofía, a quien no veía desde el comienzo de la cuarentena. Javier adora a Sofía, pero la pandemia también ha alterado irremediablemente la forma de socializar, y amar...
Lienzo en Blanco, Historias de Resiliencia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: Spanish. Published: July 27, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Alternative history
Un pincel y una paleta de colores pueden dar color a un lienzo en blanco, así como un abrazo genera fortaleza en un momento de incertidumbre y el amor de una madre da consuelo al dolor; la desesperanza sin amor, sería un lienzo en blanco esperando un pincel que lo llene de color, pero todos somos artistas.
Duties of a Second-Ranked Master (Waterman)
Series: Waterman, side story. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Studying at boarding school is hard enough. Balancing the needs of your liege-master and liegeman is impossible. . . . This short story on faithfulness and friendship can be read on its own or as a side story in Waterman, an award-winning speculative fiction series set in an alternative version of the Chesapeake Bay region during the 1910s.
Runaway
Series: Waterman, side story. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Alternative history
"What wonders would he see in Yclau? Robots? Holovisions? Visiphones? Microwave ovens?" This retrofuture science fiction short story can be read on its own or as a side story in Waterman, an award-winning speculative fiction series set in an alternative version of the Chesapeake Bay region during the 1910s and during the future as it was envisioned in the 1960s.
Where We Actually Went Wrong
Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Inspirational
Where We Really Went Wrong is a short story of a fictional Silas, the first grandchild, who sent humanity in the wrong direction. It is meant to inspire acceptance and humanity.