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Lament: A Soviet Woman and Her True Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 283,110. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
A young Jewish woman’s epic struggle to survive the 20th century's most pitiless decades, becomes a timely novel about women and family, exile, war, prejudice, and the testing of humanity’s spirit by the ultimate challenges.
A Second Chance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 167,880. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » General
(4.89 from 56 reviews)
Amy uses the second chance she had hardly dared dream of to make up for the wasted years. But a familiar face from long ago makes an unwelcome reappearance, threatening her new-found happiness. Payback has more than one meaning, and sometimes people get what they deserve. "A Second Chance" is the sequel to the three-volume work "Promises to Keep"
Japanese Magnolia
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,630. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The true forbidden love story of two men, a samurai and a peasant in Edo Japan. Can a Japanese samurai of impeccable lineage in Edo period Japan get away with being gay? Can he break all the rules of society and get away with it?
The Fern and The Cross
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,830. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2018 by Unicorn Productions. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » General
Almost killed by a brother-in-arms, saved by the enemy – a story of love and knightly duty around the third crusade.
Esperando en la Calle Zapote: Amor y Pérdida en la Cuba de Castro
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 77,810. Language: Spanish. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Basada en hechos de la vida real, "Esperando en la calle Zapote" es una historia de amor y de la lucha de una madre cubana para lograr la libertad y reunificación de su familia. Cuando Laura se despidió de su esposo en el Aeropuerto Internacional José Martí en la Habana nunca imaginó el tiempo que pasaría antes de que lo volviera a ver.
False Steps: The Space Race as It Might Have Been
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 91,030. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General, Fiction » Historical » General
A popular history of the many spacecraft that might have taken us to space, but that fell short for one reason or another. Based on meticulous research from the best available sources, including those long kept secret in Russian archives. With more than two dozen images and diagrams of the space projects that never quite got off the ground.
The Pict
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,690. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
In this richly detailed historical novel, the Pictish tribes of Scotland unite under the indomitable spirit of one man to stand firm in the face of Roman aggression.
The White Heron Descends on the Peacock - Britain Invades Burma 1810-1826
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 291,470. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Told mostly from the Burmese perspective, this historical drama traces the expansion of the British Empire from its base in India into Arakan [now Rakhine province] Myanmar. Life at the Royal Capital and in the vast countryside is revealed using real historical characters along with the rich culture of Burmese society and the Buddhist constraints upon the Kings of the early 19th Century.
Son of Saul
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 135,580. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
The testament of Jonathan, son of Israel's first king. A hero of Israel's war to throw off Philistine domination, Jonathan lives an agony of divided loyalties: between his conscience and the ferocious decrees of the prophet Samuel; between his marriage and a forbidden friendship with a beautiful Canaanite priestess; between his father and the charismatic David, destined to take the throne.
Dangerous Homecoming
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,620. Language: Australian English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Historical » General
Both of them are scarred by war; she because of the shattered men she nurses; he because of the loss of friends and the horrors he must endure daily. Colwyn Hetherington has a chance to put it all behind him and return to England. Juliana Colebrook desperately wants to go to England to seek out her relatives.
Little Dove, Lakota Ancestor
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,010. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A mix of family history, historical fiction and intuitively received material, it's a journey into other times and places. With her village destroyed by the Cavalry she went from tipi life to a fort, to her marriage and a plantation, survived the Civil War and toured Europe. Rich in humor, romance and Native wisdom teachings it gives one a profound feeling for the Native American spirit.
The Throwaway Son
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,790. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Throwaway Son is a heartbreaking story of an unwanted and abused child told by Boston Ray Wilford as he faced death. Boss related his life story to his best friend, Dale Henderson. He wanted his story written and he insisted that Dale relate all the repugnant details in hopes that his message would be heard. "No matter what life has dealt you, you can rise above it."
What the Duke Wants
Series: Greenford Waters Legacy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,930. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014 by Blue Tulip Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Historical » General
What the duke wants…. Is not three young ladies for wards. Nor is the responsibility for finding them a governess. Thankfully that is delegated to his housekeeper, who he might add is blind as a bat. That really could be the only excuse she has for hiring Carlotta. Because Carlotta is far too beautiful to be a governess.
Royal Cowries (Cowries Series #1)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,980. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Pushed to marry a man she would never pick for herself, Uvbi hatches a way out to undermine the rule of law. Getting out of the age old tradition will cost Uvbi her dignity and freedom. When Nagudia, who conceals his past to gain freedom in the land, rescues Uvbi in the bush, he has no idea his life will become entangled with hers in a bizarre way.
The Legacy's Origin
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until Oct. 31!) Words: 16,960. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
What makes a person a witch and who decides if they need to be put on trial? One family is faced with both those questions and must live with the consequences.

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