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End of Empire
By Russ Crossley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
In this alternate history story the royal families of Europe's unyielding power continued into the 21st century. Now Tsar Nicholas Romanov's Russian Empire faces annihilation at the hands of a rebel army. A tale where power becomes the greatest aphrodisiac. Includes the bonus story, Until We Meet Again.
Jesus The Vampire Slayer
By Scott Webb
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 18,510. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Discover the hidden threads of evil influence from Christian history which are the original Vampire race. If you think Satan was bad, find out what the Vampires have been up to. Have they stolen YOUR soul? This book investigates how to overcome the ancient roots of evangelical Christianity. CATEGORIES: Diabolical. Unforgivable. AUTHOR NOTE: Previous exposure to basic Christian themes helpful.
Within the Branches of Alternity
By Jeff Young
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 12,540. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Within the Branches of Alternity is a collection of short stories focused on alternate history. The tales range from Ancient Egypt in the reign of Akhenaton, France during the time of Joan of Arc and northern Pennsylvania before the civil war.
Carthaginian Empire 20 - Caesar Free!
By David Bowman
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
The tribes of Gaul have been a thorn in the side of Carthage. Penned in by Carthaginian occupied Spain to the West, Britain to the North, Italy to the East and the even wilder tribes across the Rhine the Gauls must fight or die. When a slave of Roman descent saves a Carthaginian force from defeat he is given his freedom and joins the officer corps of the army. It is 56BC and his name was Julius.
Carthaginian Empire 19 - Crucift Them!
By David Bowman
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Seventy years ago the might of Carthage was brought to bear on the city of Rome. Now as Carthage focuses on troubles further abroad Rome sees the chance to rebel, the final chance to win back their freedom and their own destiny. If they lose, the savagery of the response will knows no bounds. It is 146BC and now Carthage intends to truly rule the Mediterranean.
Carthaginian Empire 18 - Bay of Naples
By David Bowman
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
With the Roman fleet at the bottom of the sea and Hannibal’s mercenary army marauding down the east coast of Italy, Rome are up against it. When the entire Roman army is butchered at the battle of Cannae and Hannibal’s brother lands another army in the Bay of Naples Rome is given a choice. Surrender or be sacked. It is 216BC and the last challenger against Carthage’s reign is on her knees.
Carthaginian Empire 17 - The Galley
By David Bowman
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Based on a true documented incident. There is an secret to the way the Carthaginians build galleys - built to a standard design and each piece is marked. You can take one apart and use it as a set of templates to build more. Rome uses a captured galley to build a fleet of 225 ships in less than 45 days and challenge Carthaginian supremacy. Its 217BC and Rome takes its chance.
Carthaginian Empire 16 - Stalemate
By David Bowman
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Over several years the armies of Carthage and Rome have fought each other to bloody stalemate. Neither can gain a decisive advantage. On the sea Carthage’s fleet reigns supreme and the tiny Roman navy is no match for the bigger, faster, more numerous and better trained Carthaginians. It is 264BC and the First Punic War is going nowhere fast.
Carthaginian Empire 15 - Empires
By David Bowman
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
When two empires meet history shows only one will stand. Persia covers more land than Carthage who controls the Mediterranean and its wealth from shore to distant shore. As the two empires confront each other in a hundred little skirmishes one will survive and one will fall. It is 330BC and if Persia falls only one small emerging state will stand in the way of Carthaginian suzerainty - Rome.
Carthaginian Empire 14 - Tyre
By David Bowman
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Having conquered Egypt it is time for the army of Carthage to move north up the coast. First the city of Tyre stands in their way and if they can subdue the fabled island citadel then Darius is massing the largest army ever seen to face them on the banks of the gentle river Issus. A river that will run with blood before the year is out. It is 333BC and Carthage must fight on land and sea.
Carthaginian Empire 13 - Desert Rats
By David Bowman
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Unsettled by the Persian advances into Africa and threatened by the increased Persian military presence along the East Coast of the Mediterranean from the Dardanelles all the way to Egypt; Carthage must act. The Persians are expecting a naval attack from a naval power so when the Carthaginians strike from the desert surprise is paramount. It is 339BC and Carthage faces its greatest enemy yet.
The Promised Land
By Neville Goedhals
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
A short story that gives an alternate history to Sir Walter Raleigh’s landing in America. Where feasible, historical accuracy has been preserved; where not feasible, it has been irreparably twisted.
Void
By Kris Heywood
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 122,330. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
A legendary pop star. The rebellious boy who betrays him. The woman who saves him. The man who loves her. Two German shepherds. A wild Oregon mountain. A ruthless developer bent on destroying it. And you . . .
What Really Happened?
By K Lenart
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,260. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
"What Really Happened?" is a humorous reference text that sets the record straight on a number of well-known (and not so known) events in recorded history. A special message... if you happen to be one of those STUFFY historians that have been harassing us recently; complaining that the facts we've presented are outrageous, untrue, exaggerated, or even simply made up, please go away.
Pulse of the City
By Harper Kingsley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,880. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Susie Smith has been suffering from amnesia ever since she was dug out from beneath a destroyed building after Malice the Malcontent attacked the city. She has no idea who her family is or where she came from. She was a blank slate that had to create a completely new identity. Then, while hanging out with her friends, the mall is attacked and Susie comes face-to-face with the Teen Demis.
Death Rides A Rotting Horse
By Lee McAulay
Series: The Cuckoo Club Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
A visitor to the King's garden party at Versailles has some unpleasant business to attend to.
Monuments to the Dead
By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Mount Rushmore has disappeared. No presidents grace its face. The area looks like it did before those craggy faces got carved into the hillside. The American Observer has sent Emelia Sunlake to give the California perspective on a strange experience but, she says, she’s writing “a white, middle-class, female California perspective” on the experience.
Blue Horizon
By H. K. Kyle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,340. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
A conspiracy theorists delight! Blue Horizon, part one of the Redeye Project Trilogy, weaves in and out of a fractured WWII era United States. A political power couple torn apart by the politics of what is right and what is possible work in secrecy to shape the legacy of an embattled United States. A brilliant young scientist mysteriously emerges with the determination to invent the impossible.
Rabbletown: Life in These United Christian States of Holy America
By Randy Attwood
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,950. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
0.75 star(4.75 from 4 reviews)
America has a pastor president, the states have pastor governors and they rule with a Bible in each fist.
The Lollipop Paper
By Yuri Alkin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,730. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
On the day these twin brothers were born something went terribly wrong. Their charisma wasn't split equally. Jack ended up with a double portion of it, while Andrew got none. But when years later Jack ran for the president of the United States, Andrew became his second in command. This fictional memoir tells a story of the most unlikely duo to ever occupy the Oval Office.