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Fiction » Historical » General
A Second Chance by Shayne Parkinson
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"
The Woodcarver's Secret: Complement to the bestselling Samantha Sweet mystery series by Connie Shelton
Series: Samantha Sweet Magical Cozy Mystery Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,660. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » General
For John Carver, a 12th century Celtic woodworker, life is a struggle. Then one summer day, as he walks past a near-dead alder tree, lightning strikes. Carver recovers and takes the usable pieces of the tree to his workshop. From the shards John creates three boxes. Then the unexplained happens—shortly after handling one of them, John’s touch brings his young son back from the brink of death.
Το Χρυσό Περιστέρι της Αυγής by Kyriaki Papaleontiou Demetriou
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 36,560. Language: Greek. Published: July 15, 2016 by Aristotelis Demetriou. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Η Νίκη, μια δυναμική καταξιωμένη γυναίκα, έχει κάθε λόγο να είναι ευτυχισμένη. Τα γεγονότα της σύγχρονης ιστορίας του τόπου της όμως, έχουν στοιχειώσει ό,τι αγάπησε περισσότερο στη ζωή της. Ζει με την ελπίδα και την προσμονή μιας πολυπόθητης στιγμής που θα αλλάξει τα πάντα. Παράλληλα, στην επιφάνεια έρχεται ένα κειμήλιο που έχει κληρονομήσει από έναν πρόγονό της και κουβαλά ένα μεγάλο μυστικό.
The Ruby Tear Catcher by Nahid Sewell
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 91,880. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Ruby Tear Catcher is the heartwarming story of an Iranian woman whose life is uprooted during the Islamic Revolution in Iran in the 1970s and 1980s. While jailed in a Tehran for her father's alleged crimes, Leila tells her story in flashback, describing her childhood in Tehran, college in the US and return to Iran post-revolution, where she experiences radical changes, particularly for women.
Marius' Mules III: Gallia Invicta by S.J.A. Turney
Series: Marius' Mules, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 171,910. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
56bc. As Fronto and his friends winter in Rome, trouble is brewing in the north. The tribes of Armorica, driven to desperate action by the harsh rule of Crassus, raise their standards in defiance of the Roman eagle causing a chain reaction that threatens everything the legions of Caesar have achieved. Can the general's commanders stamp out the fires of rebellion before the whole of Gaul is ablaze?
The Last Jew of Kabul by Jamie.B Ernstein
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,930. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
History, travel and love One mans life in one of the World's most beautiful and tragic countries on our planet. Based on a true story, on political manipulations and ideologies, on the quest for power and money and on a forbidden love that is tested by everything that life and death can throw at it.
Surrender the Wind by Elizabeth St. Michel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,140. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
When fate throws a Confederate soldier and a Yankee heiress together, they’ll uncover a fierce love worth fighting for…even if it means crossing enemy lines.
POSH - a New Zealand novel by Brian Holloway
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 49,360. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
This series watches a small, terrified boy escape the ravages of squalid Victorian London. He stows away on a migrant sailing ship heading for the other side of the world. He escapes the predatory advances of a paedophile captain, and is adopted by an on-board family. The first book deals with terrible hardships experienced in the 1800's on these vermin packed ships heading for the colonies.
The Battle of Paardeberg: Lord Roberts' Gambit by Martin Marais
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 144,820. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In the first months of the Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902) the British suffered a series of catastrophic defeats. In response they initiated an audacious manoeuvre to outflank a Boer army blocking the route to Kimberly. The move culminated in the Battle of Paardeberg. With the outcome uncertain - would the British prevail or would the Boers continue to hold the upper hand?
Patrick Tracy Series 2-Book Bundle Includes 'Abandoned' & 'In Training' by Christopher Noble
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 115,820. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A historical adventure about the author's actual 5th great grandfather, Patrick Tracy, who was born in 1711 on a farm in Ireland. Orphaned at the age of ten after his parents died, Patrick went to live with his uncle. Wanting nothing to do with the boy, Uncle Robert sent his nephew on a one-way ticket aboard a cargo ship bound for Boston and told never to return. This is his story
Marius' Mules II: The Belgae by S.J.A. Turney
Series: Marius' Mules, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 147,210. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
57BC. The fearsome Belgae have gathered a great army to oppose Rome, and Fronto and the legions assemble once more to take Caesar's war against the most dangerous tribes in the northern world. While the legions battle the Celts in the fiercest war of Caesar's career, the plots and conspiracies against him, both at Rome and among his own army, become ever deeper and more dangerous.
A Long Weekend by Susan Miller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,630. Language: British English. Published: July 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Historical » General
Janet Fraser, a promising young pianist, visits her mother’s family home in the Yorkshire dales where she is transported back to the early nineteenth century and her ancestors mistake her for a daughter of the house who had eloped some years previously.
Chase The Devil by John Madderson
Series: THE ROBERT LOCKHART, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,930. Language: British English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Salamanca, Spain 1812. Wellington’s army is about to break out into Spain but Lord Wellington suspects a trap has been laid for him as the right flank of the French army is wilfully weak. Wellington sends out Captain Robert Lockhart and his men of the 5th of Foot the Northumberland Regiment to investigate behind the French lines and indeed finds the trap laid my Major Duval.
Eadric the Grasper by Jayden Woods
Series: Sons of Mercia, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 146,020. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
This action-adventure laced with romance follows the “worst Briton of the 11th century” (BBC History Magazine), Eadric Streona, through his journey from poverty to power. Eadric will do anything to achieve a peaceful life for himself and his true love—even betray his country and put a Viking on the English throne. But what if his greatest opponent is the same person he wishes to save?
The Balkan Cross by Walter Winch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,930. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Yance Adams, an American employed by a millionaire art collector in London in 1914, is sent to Egypt to pick up a religious icon that at one time was kept in the Hagia Sophia in Constantinople, Turkey, the city that was founded by the Roman Emperor Constantine in the 4th century. It is in Egypt however, that Yance is pulled into a vortex of conspiracy, murder and international intrigue.
The Eyeball Conspiracy by Philip Bosshardt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 358,180. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In October 1962, the U.S. forced Khrushchev to remove missiles from Cuba. But two warheads are missing. Castro is unhappy and has ordered a Cuban special ops unit to grab two warheads and smuggle them into the U.S. Now two American cities are threatened. Khrushchev offers help and Kennedy has to accept. A combined team, FBI and KGB, work together to find the warheads…before it is too late.
Scars from the Forgotten Korean War by Arnold Mountcastle de Wees
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 179,010. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The year is 1952 in Korea when there are only three survivors of a 56-man US Marine unit after a nightlong series of Chinese suicide attacks on an outpost. Severe mutilations render one of the Marines into a helpless state and he is a victim of cruel treatment from his parents after returning home.
Intrepid - Revelations by Steve Stone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,810. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012 by SDS Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi(5.00 from 1 review)
Who was Jack the Ripper? Did Hitler survive the war? Who shot JFK? Did OJ Simpson do it? Futuristic X-33 space shuttle Commander travels back in time to change history, after a meteor shower cripples the ISS. The imprisoned alien navigator of a secret flying saucer at Area 51 offers assistance, but a slip of the tongue diverts the journey to 1888 London, 1945 Berlin, 1963 Dallas & 1994 LA
The Pict by Jack Dixon
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 Iron and The Loom by Flavia Idà
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,090. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2016 by Paper Angel Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » General
The year is 1136, the place Tropèa, a walled sea town in Southern Italy during the Norman domination. Kallyna d’Àrgira, a master of the arts of the loom, is pledged in marriage by her father to Raimo Trani, a man she hates. After a sudden tragedy leaves her at Raimo’s mercy, into her life comes Dàlibor d’Hancourt, a man who, like her, is burdened by a life he did not choose.
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