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Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Year of Ancient Ghosts by Kim Wilkins
Price: $4.99 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.
A Promise of Glory - A Sword of Otrim Story by Lyndon Perry
Price: Free! Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by ResAliens Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, 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: 13,610. 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.
The Wrong Girl by CJ Archer
Series: The 1st Freak House, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 71,710. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013 by Oz Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
It's customary for Gothic novels to include a mysterious girl locked in the attic. Hannah just wishes she wasn't that girl. As a narcoleptic with a strange affliction, Hannah knows she's lucky to have a roof over her head. Yet freedom is something she longs for. She did not, however, want her freedom to arrive in the form of abduction. Especially when she realizes her kidnappers got the wrong girl
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: $4.65 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: 19,380. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
When Robert Cooper first sees Nathalie Renard, he finds himself drawn to her. She seems ethereal, magical. And when he finally meets her, he finds her even more beguiling. And Nathalie seems the best candidate from the Paris Telephone Exchange to hire as a translator. Can he trust her to do the job? Or is her reason for taking it in the first place darker than he imagines?
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.
Betrothal (Queen’s Honor, Tales of Lady Guinevere: #1), a Medieval Fantasy Romance NOVELLA by Mande Matthews
Series: Queen's Honor, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 20,530. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(4.33 from 3 reviews)
This is an 80 page NOVELLA - 17 year old Lady Guinevere is caught between the responsibility of her crown and the desires of her heart. Without brothers to ascend the throne, marriage to her will assure any man the right to rule. Imbued with Celtic Lore and Druid magic, Queen's Honor puts a new spin on an age old legend.
Scarstone by Judith Heath
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 134,120. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
An untutored mage girl's misuse of her gift calls in her inheritance: a horrific enemy who covets the powers only she can wield. Will she master her magic before he seals her family in a ring of standing stones, undying forever? Can she master him once she knows she has lost everything but her flaws?
Isle of the Ape by Jason Halstead
Series: Order of the Dragon, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 74,710. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013 by Novel Concept Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The war is over before it fully began and peace has settled across the northlands. Peace, however, breeds boredom for men trained to fight. A short trip to slake the thirst for adventure takes them to the deserted tropical isle of Britanly. Abandoned on the island, they soon learn that the fate of the people of Britanly is beyond their wildest imaginings. They must fight to avoid the same end.