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Fiction » Historical » General
For Honor: An Adventure of What Might Have Been by Kat Jaske
Series: For Honor, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,450. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Escape to the intrigue and adventure of 1638 France where the musketeers uncover an insidious plot to overthrow King Louis XIII and divide the country. Fight with the musketeers; ride with them and find the spies. Try to stay alive, and just accept that Lady Laurel's fencing skills are needed. She's good, surprisingly good—-and beautiful. Enter a battle where honor is more valued than life.
The Chronicles of Heaven's War: Sisters of the Bloodwind by Ava D. Dohn
Price: Free! Words: 260,540. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Where to begin a tale filled with closely guarded secrets of demons, gods and men that has for the Ages been hidden from all searching eyes… This our Quest…a long and twisting road to Destiny drawing us into the past, then flinging us into an uncertain future, opening a door to a mystical world… Dare you take this dangerous journey of discovery to uncover the truth of all matters...?
The Old Mermaid's Tale by Kathleen Valentine
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 137,620. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Set against the background of the maritime and sea legends of the Great Lakes, The Old Mermaid's Tale weaves a love story of grand proportions - the story of Clair Wagner and the two men she loves: Pio, a handsome young fisherman and Baptiste, the mysterious Breton seafarer and musician she is fascinated by - that pays homage to the importance of stories in our lives.
Minos by Daniel Blair Dundee
You set the price! Words: 290,610. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Follow Minos and his descendants, the kings of the island of Crete, as they lead the Minoan civilization out of Neolithic times to an age of discovery, enlightenment, scientific knowledge, industrialization, and enterprise. Their saga takes them around the Mediterranean and influences surrounding civilizations. You will wonder, and will learn, why we didn't have the 20th Century 3000 years ago.
The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
Price: Free! Words: 218,600. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Doubleday 1983 Reviewers called it the best novel on India since Kipling. An immediate European bestseller, optioned by Indian/German producers who commissioned a six-hour mini-series, then Canadian producers with BBC. Based on real people (ca. 1620) – an English “sea dog” shoots his way through Portuguese gallons and into an Indian port to open trade. Once on land, there’re tiger hun
Little Wolf Ranch by Magnolia Belle
Series: T'on Ma, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 141,300. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Little Wolf Ranch is home to two families trying to find their way in a new, confusing world. Both have lost their footing, one to the Indian Wars and one to the Civil War. Together, they must confront their past before they can claim their future, their loves and their dreams.
The Tide Mill by Richard Herley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,270. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In 13th-century Sussex, an illicit love-affair and ruthless power-politics find focus in a masterwork of medieval engineering.
Blue Bells of Scotland: Blue Bells Trilogy One by Laura Vosika
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 156,000. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Shawn Kleiner has it all, fame, money, beautiful women. Until the night his girlfriend has enough and abandons him in a Scottish castle tower. He wakes in medieval Scotland, mistaken for Niall Campbell, devout Highland warrior, with the fate of Scotland riding on his selfish, womanizing shoulders. Tasting Shawn’s modern luxuries, will Niall want to switch back?
Someday Soon by David Crookes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 137,940. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The bombing of Darwin by the Japanese in 1942 was Australia's Pearl Harbor.Faith and her brother,Joe,escape the carnage aboard Joe's ketch Faraway,along with Koko,an Australian born Japanese fleeing internment.They are soon separated by the fortunes of war and face their own personal battles against espionage and injustice,Joe as a soldier,Koko as a POW and Faith as the lover of a U.S.army pilot.
Nor the Years Condemn by Justin Sheedy
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 111,370. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand(5.00 from 2 reviews)
At the beginning of World War 2, Britain was in the deepest trouble imaginable. 5 minutes flying time away crouched a monster. Alone against it, Britain called out to her Empire. For pilots. From all corners of that Empire, they volunteered. Only the best & brightest were chosen. Daniel Quinn was one of these young men who came to fly against the monster. They had a 1-in-3 chance of survival.
Red Rosa Goes To War by Alfredo Schulte-Bockholt
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 150,290. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 1, 2015 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
An alternative history, exploring the effects of the rise of a socialist order in Germany and across Europe in the final phase of World War I. For radical socialist and anti-war campaigner, Rosa Luxemburg, now Chancellor of Germany, there was a problem: to accept an armistice and end the war on the terms offered by the Allies would mean surrendering to the Capitalists and their ideals…
Swazi Sunrise by Donna Chapman Gilbert
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,760. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
19-year-old Lula leaves for Africa in 1907 to teach the natives about Jesus, never dreaming she would fall in love too. But her chance meeting of fellow missionary Harmon Schmelzenbach begins a lifelong love affair that braves raging rivers, wild animals and wicked witchdoctors to bring God’s grace to the African people.
Jacob's Courage: A Holocaust Love Story by Charles Weinblatt
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 283,840. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
Jacob's Courage is a tender coming of age love story of two young adults during the Holocaust. This historical novel explores the dazzling beauty of passionate love and enduring bravery in a lurid world where the innocent are murdered. From despair, to unforgettable moments of chaste beauty, Jacob’s Courage examines a constellation of emotions during a time of incomprehensible brutality.
Jiro's Dream by Philip Groves
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 132,900. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Jiro Shimada arrives in San Francisco, July 1937, a dejected young man. His lifelong dream of becoming a navy fighter pilot has been thwarted. Given the likelihood of being conscripted into the army as a foot soldier, arrangements are made for Jiro to participate in a work/study program to be conducted in America. So his dream must wait, but not for long....
The Celtic Shelf by JD McDonnell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 196,990. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
An epic adventure in a savage and thrilling world which may have once been our own, the Celtic Shelf follows the exploits of a small band of prehistoric cave dwellers along the beaches of Western Europe, circa 12,000 BC.
Grant Me Timely Grace by Timothy Woods
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 135,850. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2010 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Union Major Russell Johns wonders why he wasn’t courts-martialed. He's being played by Confederate spy and confidant of Lincoln’s cabinet Gerard Chantier. Gerard’s plans will end with Washington’s capture by JEB Stuart, Lincoln’s kidnapping and win the war for the South. Can Russell use Chantier’s daughter to get to Gerard? He must face a daunting moral challenge he's ill-prepared for.
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.
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.
Redcoat by David Crookes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,250. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
1873...A landslide at a diamond mine in Africa leaves a British army major crippled. He holds a young lieutenant responsible and wants him court-martialed. A soldier is killed when the army try to arrest the lieutenant on his wedding day in England. But he escapes and so begins a ruthless worldwide manhunt, throughout the U.S. Canada and Australia until eventually the hunted becomes the hunter.
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.
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