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Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Thirteenth Summer by Artemis Greenleaf
Price: Free! Words: 8,490. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016 by Black Mare Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
In a time when power was absolute and dissent could mean death, Fria is an expendable pawn in her father's power games. When his treachery nearly costs Fria her life, a strange forest girl teaches Fria the skills to claim her own power. And not a moment too soon, because there's something lurking in the woods that is even worse than any human tyrant.
Revolutionary Magic (Book One of the Dashkova Memoirs) by Thomas Carpenter
Price: Free! Words: 35,490. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Exile. Princess. Thief. After years of running from the Emperor of Russia's assassins, Ekaterina "Kat" Dashkova has finally found an unlikely home in Philadelphia under the tutelage of Benjamin Franklin, but neither of them know that a dark revolution lurks beneath the veneer of civilization, ready to unleash its malevolent magic unless Kat makes a grim sacrifice.
Human Dog by Mario V. Farina
Price: Free! Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(2.00 from 1 review)
This is a true story. It's told by the main character, himself. It's the story of Terry, a dog, with intelligence far exceeding that of a human. The story tells of his efforts to enlighten the world in many fields of endeavor. There were a few setbacks. His discovery at the end of the story about Pippie may astonish you.
Re-creation: gift for a slave (The Three Lands) by Dusk Peterson
Series: The Three Lands, 1.0. Price: Free! Words: 22,950. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Despite his father's desire that the imperial heir maintain a formal distance from servants, Peter finds himself drawn in friendship to the younger boy who serves as his slave. But a shocking revelation on the eve of the New Year forces Peter to confront his own motives for keeping the slave close by. And that in turn will help him understand the deeper meaning of the gift-giving festival.
The Journals of Raymond Brooks by Amit Bobrov
Price: Free! Words: 94,090. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Raymond Brooks was born a thousand years ago, an orphaned boy lost in a foreign land. The Journals uncover the mysteries and adventures he experienced during his unimaginable lifespan. Could the Supernatural walk amongst us? If they do, what lengths will they go to preserve their secrecy? Why would Raymond commit virtual suicide by revealing their existence?
The Vine by G. Wulfing
Price: Free! Words: 17,250. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
On a blazing starlit night in the desert, the stable-boy Afif cannot sleep. Neither can the sultan’s youngest son, gentle and cultured Prince Zayn. On this unearthly, magical night, the two meet properly for the first time, as they ride their treasured horses through the dunes; but if they ever wish to converse again it must be in secret, for the sultan deems such a friendship inappropriate.
Hopping Powder by Mario V. Farina
Price: Free! Words: 940. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a fictional tale of a discovery made at RPI of a product called Hopping Powder. People were able to use this material for hopping from place to place. It became a mode of transportation that replaced other forms and eliminated the need to gasoline. Ordinary sand was used as the fuel to be used. But, there were problems.
Daughter of Sparta: Chapter Five by Kristen LePine
Series: Daugher of Sparta. Price: Free! Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016 by Historic Heroines. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Set in ancient Greece, Daughter of Sparta follows Gorgo, the real daughter of King Cleomenes I of Sparta, and the events leading up to the Ionian Revolt. Chapter Five focuses on the two foreigners who have come to Sparta seeking support for an Ionian Revolt: Aristagoras of Miletus and his nephew Perseus. This is the fifth installment to this series; Chapters 1-4 are available for free.
Irish Imbas: Celtic Mythology Collection by Brian O'Sullivan
Price: Free! Words: 18,640. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This collection by a new wave of contemporary authors (Sighle Meehan, Sheelagh Russell Brown, Marc McEntegart, Coral Atkinson and Marie Gethins) mark a new movement of authentic and original Celtic-based writing and a better understanding of Celtic cultures. The ‘Fairies’, the ‘Salmon of Knowledge’,the ‘Children of Lir’ and the ‘Selkie’. They’re all waiting for you here.
An Artist in This Life by Mike Ward
Series: Parallel Realities. Price: Free! Words: 16,070. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Two men look out over the Mediterranean in the summer of 1947. They are both famous artists. The years have been good to them and they both made their names in the Paris art scene of the 1940s. In this story of alternate history we look at the lives of both men. One man would have ended up with the same life but in our world the other man had a completely different destiny.
Daugher of Sparta: Chapter Four by Kristen LePine
Series: Daugher of Sparta. Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016 by Historic Heroines. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Historic Heroines is pleased to release the fourth installment in its first original fiction series: Daughter of Sparta by Kristen LePine. In Chapter Four, Gorgo, the daughter of King Cleomenes I, and her family attend a dinner party and meet two foreigners who have traveled across the Aegean Sea to ask for Sparta's help.
Bloodlines by Robert Hill
Price: Free! Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
During the time of the Pharoahs of Egypt, the goddess Bastet is sent by Ra to prevent the murder of the expectant mother of the next Pharoah, but the future is clouded as to the identity of the killer. Bastet must discover who is to be the murderer, and thereby thwart the chaos certain to ensue should the future heir be kept from being born. But time is running out and disaster appears imminent.
The Descent by L.J. Hayward
Price: Free! Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Epic of Gilgamesh seen through the eyes of his sworn brother and companion, Enkidu, as he faces seven trials on the descent to eternity in the House of Dust.
Code X: Episode 1 by M.R. Vallone
Price: Free! Words: 29,190. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Einstein - Roswell - Hitler - The Annunaki – Galileo - da Vinci - The Great Pyramids - von Braun - Puma Punku WHAT COULD THEY HAVE IN COMMON? Dr. Vicki Collins Genetic Research Takes Her on a Journey Through History That Threatens Her Life and...Could Change the Earth Forever! Her fiancé, Nick Parks, is forced to flee from her government captors who want him killed. Code X searches for answers
Immortals - racconto by Eva Fairwald
Price: Free! Words: 5,810. Language: Italian. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
L’immortalità è a portata di mano, ma gli elfi non vogliono condividere i propri doni. Che cosa succede quando soldati umani trovano il Giardino Sacro e le sue mele magiche? Scopritelo in questo racconto, che narra il ricordo più oscuro della storia elfica. L’evento è menzionato nel romanzo “Trusting Darkness”, dove incontrerete ancora Harold Svarthar, il Principe Dolente.
Immortals by Eva Fairwald
Price: Free! Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(3.00 from 1 review)
Immortality is at hand, but elves don’t want to share their blessings. What happens when human soldiers find the Sacred Garden and its magical apples? Find out in this short story, which narrates the bleakest memory of Elvish history. The event is mentioned in the novel “Trusting Darkness”, where you’ll meet again Harold Svarthar, the Sorrowful Prince. This e-book also contains the first chapter
The Thief: A Craft of Shadows Tale by Diavosh Bassiti
Price: Free! Words: 6,020. Language: British English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(4.00 from 1 review)
A young thief mounts a daring and perilous burglary, but finds things do not turn out the way he’d expected. A short fantasy story set in the mythological ancient world of the Craft of Shadows.
In The Beginning by Richard Webber
Price: Free! Words: 131,390. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The world is young, and a single man struggles to cross a desert wasteland. He has no other option, since he’s been exiled from his homeland. His father once told him that dangerous people lived in a fair, green land across the desert. He hopes his strength, cunning and the mark he carries upon his head are enough to keep him alive. And perhaps his dreams of ruling will no longer just be dreams...
Gorgesque by Jon Jacks
Price: Free! Words: 24,720. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Soon Andraetra will be a privileged Gorgesque: half her face exchanged with that of a hideous person, to share the burden and ensure she recognises the truth that she can never be wholly good. But her ‘intended’ Courundia abducts Andraetra, hoping to reveal the lies surrounding her fiancé’s return to life after dying in the revolution. All that’s revealed, however, is that no one knows the truth.