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Pont-au-Change Volume I: Resurrections
Series: Pont-au-Change. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,860. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
October 31, 1855. En route to exile on the Isle of Guernsey, French author Victor Hugo loses the trunk containing his work-in-progress, Les Misérables, overboard in an accident. Luckily, the man responsible for the mishap is the very subject of the work, Jean Valjean! Together they attempt to recreate the book, with the reluctant aid of Valjean's traveling companion: the former Inspector Javert
Creation
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Short story. Some science fair projects just refuse to die.
Aparição
Price: Free! Words: 4,470. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
O povo russo finalmente liberto do jugo tirânico dos czares. Lenine dirigindo um discurso empolgado a uma praça a abarrotar de revolucionários fervorosos. Uma estranha figura de branco surgindo do nada e pairando sobre eles. Comunismo e cristianismo em duelo de bofetões. Será que já nada é sagrado?
Khamsin, The Devil Wind of The Nile
Series: Legends of the Winged Scarab, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 153,150. Language: American English. Published: February 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(4.00 from 1 review)
This historical fiction saga was selected as an Editor’s Choice in the August 2012 of the prestigious Historical Novels Review. "...Borg’s narrative structure is as supple as it is strong; this is a big book in every way (except in your luggage: it’s a well-designed e-book), sprawling, ambitious, and marvelously executed. It’s enthusiastically recommended.”
Viyana Gökleri
Price: Free! Words: 6,340. Language: Turkish. Published: February 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Osmanlı'nın hava gemilerine sahip olduğu alternatif bir geçmişte, donanmanın en özel hava gemisi Bulut, II. Viyana Kuşatması'nın kaderini değiştirebilmek için göreve çıkar.
The Melting Pot
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 132,730. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Corderro is a city on the brink of collapse. Since its violent inception at the hands of Spanish conquistadors countless generations have borne witness to a cyclical repetition of bloodshed and misfortune. Many of its inhabitants believe the city to be cursed, and refer to it simply as ‘The Melting Pot’ – a churning cauldron into which all are eventually consumed.
The Endless Possibilities of Paper Mache - Imagination vs. Armageddon in the Cold War
You set the price! Words: 73,580. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
As an actor & activist in Boston during the early 1980's, Jo Swanson was committed to saving the world. A founding member of the popular movement, Food Not Bombs, Swanson chronicles her numerous and wildly varied attempts to head off the arms race, shut down nuclear power and end US intervention in Central America - with little more than a few good ideas and a handful of like-minded friends.
Apocalisse a Palermo
Price: Free! Words: 45,250. Language: Italian. Published: January 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Nella seconda metà dell'800, il fornaio Paolo Puccio di Palermo e il guerriero-cacciatore Antilope Rosso del South Dakota incrociano le proprie vite attraverso una visione che fa vivere a ciascuno di loro la vita dell'altro, in luoghi diversi e lontani tra loro. Fino al 1864 a Sand Creek e al 1866 a Palermo, quando l'Angelo Sterminatore oscura per sempre i sogni dei due protagonisti.
Raising the Conqueror
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 94,350. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
What if the Norman Conquest never happened? And the American Colonies never rebelled? And England stood alone against the Nazis of Hitler's empire? This is the story of a pivotal time and a unique man; without whom our history would have been vastly different...
The War Master's Daughter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,830. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Literature » Literary
http://vimeo.com/70694054 The once-peaceful nations of Mitoch and Fairgos are locked in a bitter war. Lady Aurora, however, has known only quiet privilege for her 21 years inside the walls of the Cavalcata manor house. As the educated, eavesdropping daughter of the Fairgosian Royal War Master, she is confident she knows more than most . . . except when the promised Fairgosian victory will bring h
Seven Floors High
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 129,200. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Seven Floors High is based around a true story of life inside Iaxis, a "New Age" Internet company during the boom of 2000. This riveting and fast paced novel provides a vivid and humorous account of life inside Iaxis during this extravagant "dot.com" period.
For the Strength of the Hills
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,070. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011 by Rookhouse Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Sidewise Award Finalist! In 1857 President Buchanan sends in the US Army to quash the brazen Mormon polygamists of Utah, but he doesn't count on a Mormon inventing a diabolical hand-cranked rapid-fire gun. Now three years later, with the entire Army fighting in Utah, the Southern states begin to secede from the Union. Lee Allred (DC Comics, Baen Books, Asimov’s) gives us a masterful short novel.
Je Lied Is Kil...
Price: Free! Words: 15,650. Language: Dutch. Published: December 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Hans d'Ancy moet uitvinden wie de machthebbers binnen de Handelscompagnie uitmoordt, voordat de wereld in chaos wordt gestort...
Caledonii: Birth of a Nation. (Part Three; The Coming of Age)
Series: Caledonii: Birth of a Nation, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,530. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The year is 75 AD. The druids attempt to unite the clans failed last year. To aid the chief’s sons plot to unite the clans, Calach travels to the southern fortress of Bar’ton. Intent on keeping the plan from the druids, Calach’s younger brother Uwan’s own druid training has become more rigorous. Calach must be patient if he wants the plan to succeed. The fate of the Norlands depends on it.
And Dream Such Dreams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Rookhouse Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Night after night dark dreams haunt Abraham Lincoln. Night after the ghost of an unknown professor knocks at his bedroom window. Why are the two — President and professor — bound together by bonds not even death can sunder? Why must one die for the other to live? How is the Gettysburg Address but a compact between the two of them, the living and the dead?
East of Appomattox
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011 by Rookhouse Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
London, 1870. The South won the War but cannot win the peace. Ambassador Robert E. Lee attempts to gain British support, but Britain refuses to treat with slavers. A shadowy official gives Lee one last chance. Duty to country demands Lee defend slavery; duty to self demands he forsake it. Which the higher duty? The answer lies somewhere East of Appomattox.
Promised Valley War
Series: Promised Valley, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,220. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Prehistoric farmers inhabit a fertile river valley they believe their gods promised them. Their enemies, hunters roaming the barren hills beyond the valley, believe the gods gave it to them. The persons among both peoples most curious about their "eternal" enemies and most willing to treat them as equals nevertheless set the stage for what they fear more than anything else: another horrifying war.
Elvis Saves JFK!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,850. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What if: • Elvis was a secret agent? • Amelia Earhart was a Second World War fighter ace? • Hitler won the Second World War only to lose it a century later? Plus two other tales of alternate history by the author of War Plan Crimson, A Novel of Alternate History.
The Consequences of Steam
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Enter the Pimp of Time, a savvy businessman who has created time portals into the past, any era, any nation, so that discerning men can sample prostitutes of all flavors and cultures. But what are the consequences of such time travel should a client go off the ranch and wreak havoc with the timeline, in the fleeting Victorian era where steam matters the most between progress and failure?
SteampunX - Episode Two: SteamDisco Destruction
Price: Free! Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The shadow of slavery hangs over New France. The man called Thunder arrives to avert a war he fears may erupt. Little does he know the war began long ago in the hearts of the noirs that work the land. Trapped between the justice of the oppressed and the whims of a dangerous ally, Thunder and his teenage companions struggle to do what's right for themselves and for the Nations.