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The Smoke That Thunders by Nathan Bassett
Price: Free! Words: 109,020. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General(4.00 from 1 review)
"Africa held the promise of changed hearts and souls. This Africa would offer renewed hope and the possibility of love. It would define their destinies. Yet, at any moment, this Africa could rob them of hope, love, and destiny. Chad and Peter were to be tested and refined in ways they dare not imagine."
Street of Angels by Joe Derkacht
Price: Free! Words: 126,580. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Christian » Historical(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Everyone knows a few sermons can't change the world of the Deep South in the turbulent 1960's, especially when certain preachers on opposite sides of the color line prefer the status quo. But two nearly destitute widows and their very different sons reaching across the street in selfless love just might save their community.
Mail Order Millie by Katie Crabapple
Series: Homespun, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 21,550. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Christian » Historical(3.60 from 5 reviews)
George has a hard time dealing with his farm and his four children after the death of his wife. When the ladies at his church raise money for a mail order bride for him, he doesn’t argue with them. Millie has a short time to find her own way in the world before she is kicked out of the orphanage where she was raised. George’s letter about his requirements for a bride fit in all ways but one.
Bride of Paradise: Book 1 in Mail Order Ministers by Katie Crabapple
Series: Mail Order Ministers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 26,950. Language: American English. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Romance(4.00 from 1 review)
Samuel, a lonely pastor in Paradise, Texas, writes to the president of the seminary he recently graduated from expressing his need for companionship. Just weeks later he receives a letter from the president's wife and a woman he's never met, informing him a bride has been found. Although uncertain whether he really wants to marry, he agrees, thinking she may be the one God has selected for him.
Guia de Leitura para o Livro 1 de "O Seculário de um Judeu Errante" by Paulo Barata
Price: Free! Words: 29,490. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Um Guia de Leitura para facilitar a compreensão das crónicas do Judeu Errante, sumariando através das Linhas do Tempo os acontecimentos mais relevantes dos diferentes períodos que cada livro abrange. Da mesma forma, a grande maioria dos personagens históricos que integram cada uma das épocas são também identificados, assim como as respetivas nomenclaturas e geografias de cada era.
Finding Her Way by Leah Banicki
Series: Wildflowers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 82,990. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In 1848, women can expect a few bumps along the Oregon Trail. Corinne Temple, age seventeen, has a few ridiculous challenges to face outside the river crossings, snakes, Indians, accidental gunshots and finding enough privacy to be clean along the grimy trail. * *Previously released as Seeing the Elephant - appropriate for ages 10 and above**
Eetoo: a Historical Space Opera by Robby Charters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,810. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2009 by Robby's eBook Formtting. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Christian » Historical(4.00 from 1 review)
The Ben Hur of SF: Eetoo, a shepherd from an obscure planet, was the one prophesied to seek the truth from the birthplace of humanity. He has help from fellow humans as well as non humans. Some species would rather see humanity extinct, and for good reason. The ancient Nephteshi Empire showed how evil humanity can be. The paradox keeps Eetoo searching for answers, taking him to first century Earth
Broken Wings by Dianne Price
Series: The Thistle Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 115,860. Language: British English. Published: August 31, 2013 by Ashberry Lane Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Romance(5.00 from 1 review)
A lonely Scots RAF nurse, pining for her Scottish island, and a critically injured American bomber pilot with a painful past struggle to find a future together.
Rivers of Babylon by Lynda Moldrem
Series: The Captivity Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,550. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical(3.00 from 1 review)
Rivers of Babylon follows the family saga of Dinah, one of thousands of captive Jews, as she and her family cross hundreds of miles to their new Babylonian home. Hardships, cruelty and fear faces them daily with their harsh captors, especially Wakeem, who'd raped Dinah during the taking of Jerusalem.Anxiety fills each day as they await their first glimpse of Babylon.
Envy - The Seculary of a Wandering Jew (Book 1) by Paulo Barata
Price: Free! Words: 111,540. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
In the grand tradition of historical fictional biographies by Robert Graves (I, Claudius), Marguerite Yourcenar (Memories of Hadrian) and Gore Vidal (Julian), THE SECULARY OF A WANDERING JEW - ENVY, brings to light the story of an outsider fated to roam through the ages under the shadows of History.
Amaranth's Garden by Margaret S. Haycraft
Price: Free! Words: 42,870. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017 by White Tree Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Romance » General
Amaranth Glyn's comfortable life comes to an end when the church funds disappear. Her father, the church treasurer who drew out the money, is also missing, to be followed shortly by her mother. The disgrace this brings on the family means Amaranth's marriage plans are cancelled. Amaranth is a competent artist and moves away with her young brother to try to earn a living.
The Journey (short version) by Don Hatfield
Price: Free! Words: 33,600. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Inspirational
Note: This is the same book as The Journey without the Bible verses. Take a walk through the Gospel of Mark. Stand on the bank and watch as John baptizes Jesus. Walk the cobble streets, dusty roads and climb the mountain paths as you get to know this man. Then go to Mount Calvary and stand at the foot of the cross as they crucify your Lord. Get to know your Savior a little more intimately.
Benny and the Bank Robber by Mary C. Findley
Series: Benny and the Bank Robber, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 54,820. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Christian » Historical(4.00 from 2 reviews)
First Benny's father died. Now a bank robber wants him dead. When will God show himself? Ten-year-old Benny found the drunken cart driver who caused his father's death, but he's got bigger mysteries to solve. A long, sharp knife, a bag of disguises and a savage black stallion don't reassure Benny about his traveling companion to frontier Missouri.
The Prison of Freedom by Don Hatfield
Price: Free! Words: 28,730. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Spend nine day's in a prison cell in Rome with Paul (The Apostle) and a young convert named Tychicus as they write the Epistle to the Ephesians. Paul's eyesight is very poor so Tychicus looks at his words in the dim light to make sure they are legible. As Tychicus reads Paul's words they come alive and jump off the page as God reveals himself to Tychicus.
Was I Right? Abridged Edition by Mrs. O. F. Walton
Price: Free! Words: 65,350. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015 by White Tree Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Romance
May Lindsay and her young stepsister Maggie are left homeless when their father dies. Maggie can live with her three maiden aunts, but May at the age of nineteen is faced with a major choice. This is a story of life in Victorian England as May is pushed out into a much bigger world than she has previously known. She is taken on a tour of the Holy Land, on a journey that occupies much of the story.
Love Me Always by Marie Higgins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,500. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
Catherine Martin is trapped. Either she wed an elderly man and commit to a marriage without love, or continue living with the father who believes her guilty of murder and one foot outside the asylum.
Fool's Gold by Steve Stroble
Price: Free! Words: 80,080. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Seventeen year old Thomas Schmidt loves his beer. But too much of it one night and a tragic fight at the local Gasthaus sends him fleeing from his tiny village in 1830s Germany. He is so desperate to outrun the avenger (Rudolph Stein) pursuing him that Thomas becomes an indentured servant to buy passage to America. Eventually, their misadventure leads Thomas and Rudolph to the 1849 Gold Rush.
Saul, First King of Israel by Ben Chenoweth
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,170. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2009. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Saul, First King of Israel is an attempt to present dramatically the story of Saul found in the biblical book of 1 Samuel from the perspective of Saul and the prophet Samuel. It covers Saul's call to become Israel's first king, his sins and their consequences, and his fall into murderous jealousy as his eventual successor, the boy David, comes to prominence.
The Secret Life of God as Man by Mary Quijano
Price: Free! Words: 43,400. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Based on "The Infancy Gospel of Thomas" and other writings, The Secret Life of God as Man is a fictionalized account of Jesus of Nazareth's early childhood, plus the years from age 12 to the start of his ministry at age 30. Told from Christ's own point of view, and from that of those closest to him, it shows a side of Jesus we need to know to fully appreciate who He is and what He has done for us.
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