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Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Shadows' Door by Leah Cutter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,060. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013 by Knotted Road Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Hans can never do anything right. He's a disappointment to his father, his employer, even the hound clan. But Hans' Grandpapa was a brilliant Apotheker, and his old books contain many potions. Maybe Hans can find just the right one. . .Or maybe he makes a serious mistake. This story is set in "The Shadow Wars" series, and is part of the novel, "The Guardian Hound."
The Dragon's Comet Volume 1 by Ronald Ledwell, Sr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 460. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Roman Empire has just collapsed, and the Dark Ages are descending across Europe. It is the time when legends and myths are born. Some say Elves and Dwarfs lived alongside men and practiced magic and wizardry and other arts long forgotten.
The Gospel of Solomon by Leni Matlin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
A recently translated scroll has proved to be the recollections of an man named Solomon who was five years older than Jesus and grew up with him. As an adult, Solomon the Booker earned his living procuring talent to perform at venues similar to present-day nightclubs. He traveled the known world and became prosperous. Then when Jesus returned to Judea at age thirty, they renewed their friendship.
The Year of Ancient Ghosts by Kim Wilkins
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,070. Language: Australian English. Published: June 5, 2013 by Ticonderoga Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Aurealis-winner Kim Wilkins compiles five novellas (three reprinted, two original) in this strong collection. Wilkins adds fantastic elements to her depiction of ages past and present, but rather than relying on standard fantasy tropes, her stories are informed by detailed research into the periods in question.
A Mankind Witch by Dave Freer
Price: $5.83 USD. Words: 120,100. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The magical arm-ring of Telemark has been stolen. A new Viking age of blood and mayhem will be born unless it can be recovered. Princess Signy has been blamed for the theft, and 'escaped' to Trollheim. Cair, her thrall, once a corsair captain, knows she's innocent. He's a man of science, and not all the Kobolds, trolls and grendel himself will stop him tearing the 9 Norse worlds apart to find her.
A Tale More True by Steven R. Southard
Series: What Man Hath Wrought, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,770. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
History’s greatest liar, a colossal clockwork spring, a fantastic trip to the Moon . . . in 1769. Read it, but don’t expect truth.
Beware! The Seas Are Angry This Night by Clint Westgard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013 by Lost Quarter Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
“Captain, I don’t know what to tell you. The game has changed.” And so it has, but the Captain is determined not to lose. He faces a host of problems though: the man he was supposed to make a deal with has betrayed him, turning on the Infernal Contraption, which means death to anyone near it, and now he is forced to flee through a city descending into chaos. And then there is the Grand Jefe…
A Promise of Glory - A Sword of Otrim Story [Short Story] by Lyndon Perry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by ResAliens Press. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
Paeter the Nederlander, a young mercenary searching for glory, is captured by Otrim of Idessa, a fierce warrior who sees something good and honorable in the sell-sword. When the time for battle comes, however, will Paeter prove himself true or will he deny his upbringing and betray his new commander…risking his very soul?
'Tis Folly To Be Wise by John Arkison
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 128,720. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Ali, a girl/woman with pride and intelligence and some magic, finds herself swimming upstream against ignorance, bad luck, and old rivalries not of her making. Set in the 10th Century, the action takes place in Wales, Iceland, and among Vikings. It has poetry from the period (give or take a few hundreds of years, there is limited available) and small bits of five dead languages plus Icelandic.
Sigfrid The Dragon Slayer - The Ultimate Warrior Meets The Ultimate Dragon by G.H. Holmes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,590. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013 by Sharaya Lee. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Sigfrid The Dragon Slayer - The Ultimate Warrior Meets The Ultimate Dragon For Sigfrid to gain the hand of Princess Karimhild, King Gunther demands that the young man slay Fafnir, a monstrous dragon. Soon Sigfrid realizes that the weapons of this dragon consist not mainly of claws and fire, but of magic and imagination. Soon he doubts his sanity...
The Last Seen of Phoebus (The Phoebus Affair, Book Two) by C. J. Berry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,420. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The ancient evil unleashed in ‘Belle of the Cabal’ dominates Nicholas,having all but enslaved him and Clarissa, the woman he loves. Only a fellow victim’s intervention saves him from the demon’s grip. Now on the run, Nicholas must discover his enemy’s true nature, as well as his own arcane ancestry.
The Rupture by Tantz Aerine
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 13,130. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
A collection of fantasy short stories, ranging from high fantasy to dark and modern fantasy, taking a different spin on classic archetypes and well known legends, all spinning around the perennial struggle between light and dark, and the mortals caught between.
The Unjust, Dust, And Hope by Rob Vagle
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,350. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
A decade after the Civil War Leroy Roosevelt is lynched for talking to a white woman. His corpse grows, crushing the town of Dobson and spreading across the desert. Two men with memories of enslavement must face Leroy's burgeoning corpse and a future neither one would grow old enough to see. Approximately 16,500 words, a short novel.
Beating Plowshares into Swords: An Alternate History of the Vietnam War by F.C. Schaefer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,960. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
What if the Tet Offensive had been launched three years early? What if the United States had then sent a million men into Southeast Asia? What if they'd cut the Ho Chi Minh Trail? What if they'd bombed the North Vietnamese back into the Stone Age? And what if none of that had worked? Would that be the time to start thinking the unthinkable?
Gray Tide In The East by Andrew J. Heller
Series: Gray Tide In The East, Book 1. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 54,780. Language: American English. Published: May 22, 2013 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
An alternative history of the First World War. A vivid, realist and exciting fictional account of events in 1914 following the decision by the German Kaiser, Wilhelm II, to withdraw his troops massed at the Belgian border and to re-deploy them against Russia instead – if that decision had not been reversed.
Death and the Barbary Coast by T.E. MacArthur
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,160. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
There’s something nasty lurking in the thick fog of San Francisco, roaring in the dark, waiting to be unleashed. Lucky Tom Turner will have to find out, but first he must evade being shanghaied, destroyed by former Confederates, or punished for his own past. Mechanical monstrosities show up on every street corner and in every suspicious warehouse, threatening the very fabric of his country.
Show Trial: A Faerie Justice Novella by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,790. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
After World War II ends, the Allied governments want to put the surviving Nazis on trial. Every detail becomes an issue. Even translators. Robert Cooper needs translators who can handle it. Translators like Nathalie Renard. Nathalie’s gift for languages seems magical. But her view of justice leaves Robert wondering if he can trust her to do the job.
The Mason of New Orleans by Charles Ryan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 168,590. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Life in the Middle Ages can be tough. Nasty, brutish, and short, as they say. War, famine, torture. Plague and intolerance. People getting burned at the stake and all that. And nobody speaks English. All of which sucks if you’re from the 21st Century.
Inmortal by Pablo Carnicero, Sr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,690. Language: Spanish. Published: May 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
En un mundo en el que los vampiros tejen los destinos de los humanos, el inmortal Ruy Gonzalez de Ayala es traicionado junto a sus compañeros y apresado, lo que le llevará a recorrer Castilla, el sur de Francia y Constantinopla para llevar a cabo su venganza.