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Fiction » Historical » General
The Polski Affair by Leon Gildin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,430. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2010 by Diamond River Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Award-Winning Finalist in the Historical Fiction category of the 2010 International Book Awards! This is a fictionalised account of the role played by the Hotel Polski during the Nazi occupation of Warsaw. Rosa Feurmann, a Jewish partisan, infiltrates the hotel. She is detected and comes under the personal control of the Hotel’s Nazi Commandant. The experience haunts her later life.
What the Duke Wants by Kristin Vayden
Series: Greenford Waters Legacy, Book 1. Price: $0.99 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.
The Cruellest Month by Hazel Holt
Series: A Mrs. Mallory Mystery, Book 2. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 56,030. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2010 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Historical » General
When Sheila Malory's godson finds Ms. Richmond, a librarian in Oxford’s New Bodleian library, crushed under collapsed bookshelves, Mrs. Malory probes the victim’s past in search of answers. Could Gwen, who had many enemies, have been murdered for blackmail? Holt's civilized and tantalizing mystery explores both modern Oxford and rural wartime England. Book 2 in Holt’s Mrs. Malory series.
Hearts in Barbed Wire (Historical Romance) by Linda Andrews
Series: Love's Great War (Historical Romance), Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,730. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
An allied soldier trapped behind enemy lines. Her parents are executed for hiding his men. War will bring them together; will love tear them apart?
The Last Blitzkrieg by Stephen Lautens
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 136,720. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
The Russians are at the gates of Berlin. The war is won. Or is it? Even as the Red Army deals Nazi Germany its death blow, Hauptmann Träger, reluctant hero of the Reich, is working his way to the heart of Moscow with the last of Germany’s wonder weapons. The Last Blitzkrieg is a fast-paced thriller woven around real people and actual historical events sometimes more surprising than fiction.
Crestmont by Holly Weiss
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,060. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010 by Star Publish LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(4.20 from 5 reviews)
Gracie Antes leaves an unhappy home to pursue her singing career dream. Big city bound, she accepts a housemaid job at the bustling Crestmont Inn. There, Gracie encounters opera singer Rosa Ponselle and finds family she never imagined could be hers. Step back into the 1920s and experience life at The Crestmont Inn. Discover with Gracie that sometimes we must trade loss for happiness.
The Light Horseman's Daughter by David Crookes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,540. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
While resisting eviction from the Queensland family property during the Great Depression Emma's father is shot dead. But left destitute, with her crippled mother and young twin brothers to care for, Emma fights back. In her struggle to survive she must overcome, ruthless wealthy relatives, racial bigotry, child abuse, corrupt financiers and choose between the love of two very different men.
A Life Once Had by Patricia I. Smith
Price: $1.45 USD. Words: 101,740. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » General
After losing his wife and daughter: oppressed by the political climate and worried he may be conscripted by the Nazis, Doctor Thomas Friedrich Schmidt enlists in the Wehrmacht Medical Corps at the start of World War II. His main focus in life is to care for the wounded troops, but is unable to come to terms with what is happening around him.
Дума про Волю by Dmitry Berger
You set the price! Words: 99,100. Language: Russian. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Russian, Fiction » Historical » General
Книга, основанная на исторических событиях, связанных с жизнью анархиста Нестора Махно, возглавившего в годы Русской революции и Гражданской войны массовое либертарное движение, которое создало действенную политическую и военную альтернативу как левыми, так и правым сторонникам централизованного государства: либералам, националистам, белым и большевикам, тем самым изменив ход истории.
Incognito by Suzanne Allain
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 53,660. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Emily cannot allow her sister Lydia to sacrifice herself on the marriage altar, so she offers to marry Lord Wesleigh in her sister’s stead. However, Lord Wesleigh complicates matters when he enters the scene disguised as a curate. A romantic comedy set in Regency England originally published by Warner Books, this is a fast paced tale of matchmaking and mistaken identities.
Clare: A Novel by Susan Lynn Peterson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 237,880. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011 by Alcuin Communications, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Clare Keane is fourteen years old when her mother dies of pneumonia in the tenement room they share in turn-of-the-century Cork, Ireland. Left with two younger brothers, her closest family thousands of miles away in St. Paul, Minnesota, Clare begins a dangerous journey that takes her from Cork through the port of Queenstown to Ellis Island, New York, and finally St. Paul.
Belle Starr: A Novel by Speer Morgan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,420. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(3.00 from 1 review)
In the borderland of Arkansas and Oklahoma stories are still told about Belle Starr. When she was young an outlaw seduced her, got her pregnant, and abandoned her. Dressing in plumes and Stetson, she took on the role of a fallen woman, yet in the manner of all true rebels, she took on part of the role and rejected part, evolving a style of living that sparked the imagination of later generations.
Sabará 18 by Carlos Gentil Vieira
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,590. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » General(4.00 from 1 review)
A novel set in Colonial Minas Gerais, Brazil, 18th century. In Portuguese only. Everything happens in Vila Real de Nossa Senhora da Conceição do Sabará. A minor event, a Saint Joseph's statue was stolen from within a Catholic church, turns itself into a big mistery, along with a priest murder and some other strange occurrences.
Crossroads at Isca by Laurel Lamperd
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,380. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Roman Britain in 2AD. Poet and musician, Faine, is attracted to the young Roman tribune, Titus Antoninus, and fights her attraction for him. Marella, her cousin, wants to dance. She is determined to use Tribune Lucius Acilius to further her ambitions. But Faine and Marella have to overcome the plans of Ceomin, their uncle, who plots to use his nieces to further his own ambitions.
Treachery and Treason in Canada's Sealing Fleet by Mel McIlveen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,640. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2010 by Diamond River Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
This is an epic love story in a period when Vancouver Island was not part of British Columbia, not part of Canada and not part of the USA, though that was an option. The hardy residents fell under the administration of the Hudson's Bay Company. This is a rivalry between two `sea dogs' played out on the sealing grounds of the Pacific North West.
Spring Blossom by Jill Metcalf
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,460. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A Heart-warming Romance from the Heart of America. Maggie... As a spirited girl of fifteen, she fell head over heels in love with a handsome stranger...a love she was too young to understand. Hunter... Part Indian, and all gentleman, he was touched by young Maggie's charms and secretly vowed to ask for her hand when she was of marrying age. He did return to her years later...
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.
The Leaven Of The Pharisees by Katie Hanrahan
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 96,250. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011 by Newcastlewest Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Molly knows nothing about her late father's past but when she steps off the plane in Dublin Airport, she steps into another world---a world where children were taken from parents and locked away by the State and the Catholic Church. Her journey to bury her father's ashes will take her far from her destination.
Cactus Flower by Alice Duncan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,230. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Eulalie Gibb comes to Rio Penasco to escape a murderous maniac and believes she’s prepared for life in Wild West—until she meets Nick Taggart. As for Nick—who barely escaped a family full of managing females with his hide intact—even if he believed in true love, which he doesn’t, he can’t imagine his personal love being the prickly Eulalie Gibb. They both have a lot to learn.
Harriet Murphy: A Little Bit of Something by Janet K. Brennan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,590. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2009 by Casa de Snapdragon. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Come in, enjoy a cup of coffee, and sit a spell with Harriet Murphy as she regales you with her tales of family, life, and love in the early 1900s in the former gold mining town of Old Pine near Lake Tahoe in Northern California.