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Fiction » Historical » General
Okie Boy II — Julian's Journey by Richard Merriman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 164,830. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » General
Okie Boy II: Julian’s Journey continues the fictional story of the Milligan family as they struggle to escape the clutches of the Great Depression and attempt to establish lives for themselves in and around the city of Wenatchee in Washington state. This book deals with the family’s renewed struggle to survive and to maintain some sense of the kind of people that they want to be.
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"
Heretici by Vladimir Jakopanec
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 123,610. Language: Croatian. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Vladimir Jakopanec, autor romana U zamci Nefretitis i zbirke kratkih priča Omorina, u svom novom romanu Heretici, inspiriran je posve novom temom, koja u nas još uvijek nije dovoljno obrađena. U njegovu fokusu ovoga puta je sudar novih, stranih i starih, okoštalih društvenih i religijskih ideja i sustava na tradicionalno katoličkom, hrvatskom tlu dvadesetoga stoljeća.
The Severan Prophecies by David Chacko
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 141,740. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2009 by Foremost Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
When the Roman emperor Caracalla was assassinated, his family gave the task of safeguarding their dynasty to the questor Marcellus Decimus, the narrator of this story. How he led a young boy named Varius in a race against death that culminated in the restoration of the dynasty is one of the more remarkable episodes in the chaotic and violent history of Rome.
False Steps: The Space Race as It Might Have Been by Paul Drye
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.
Last of the Ninth by Stephen Lorne Bennett
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 140,620. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Can the dead hold sway among the living? A Roman legion has been annihilated and an imperial agent has vanished. Malorix, "the Emperor's assassin", follows their trail eastward. Led on his journey by the ghosts of a dark present and a darker past, he moves inexorably toward a final confrontation with the Reaper, the terrible spectre that haunts the last survivors of Rome's infamous Spanish Legion.
Home to Hidden Springs by Nilah Rodgers Turner
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,680. Language: American English. Published: January 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Follow Elizabeth’s twenty-five years of trials and tribulations in the raw Republic of Texas near Jefferson and Caddo Lake from 1840 through the American Civil War. Reared as a sensible, but genteel, Mississippi debutante, she is forced to assume an ahead-of-her-times role. Despite hardships, she builds a successful cotton plantation, yet ends up devastated, penniless, and back where she started.
Men of Bronze by Scott Oden
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,770. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Hasdrabal Barca is a killer. As captain of Pharaoh's border guard, the fearsome Medjay, he stands between the rich heartland of the Nile and the countless foes who would see the proud and ancient land of Egypt brought to its knees. Hasdrabal Barca is a murderer. Haunted by a crime of passion, its memory has eaten away all but the last slender thread of his humanity.
The Irish Boer by Brian Ross
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 156,640. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Arthur O'Driscoll is the older brother of Frances who nursed British troops during the Boer War. This is the companion book to An Irish Nurse in Africa and deals with the war from the point of view of the Orange Free State. O'Driscoll leads a Boer commando and later is able to use his ability to imitate British accents to become a Boer spy.
Uncontrollable by Kevin Eady
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,350. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The life-story of Buenaventura 'El Coco' Garcia, a 101-year old Spanish anarchist. He is born on the first day of the Tragic Week in Barcelona in 1909 and throughout his eventful life we encounter many of the major events of 20th century anarchism. Politics and passion. Love, hate and revenge. Dreams and reality. All this and a final, shocking twist.
Valodan: The Great Continental War by Caedmon Dellmensinghen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 161,840. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
In this gripping military history, renowned historian Caedmon Dellmensinghen skillfully examines and narrates the opening months of what would become the bloodiest war in the history of the continent of Valodan, a single summer in which hundreds of thousands would perish as the kingdoms of Valodan found themselves thrust into a cataclysm from which none would emerge intact.
North with Franklin: The Lost Journals of James Fitzjames by John Wilson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 116,660. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Based on original letters and diaries, North with Franklin recreates an officer's journal covering the tragic fate of Sir John Franklin's doomed Arctic expedition of 1845. "A richly re-imagined fable." The Arctic Book Review.