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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 Sometime Bride by Blair Bancroft
Series: Regency Warriors, Book 1. Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 146,110. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
At the end of the Peninsular War, Catherine Audley, daughter of Britain's spymaster on the Iberian Peninsula, has a problem. Is she now the widow of a man who never existed? Is she the well-rewarded, but discarded mistress of her father's protégé, the enigmatic Englishman known as Blas the Bastard? Or is she a beloved wife whose only rival is her husband's determined expediency in a time of war?
The Tide Mill by Richard Herley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 125,190. 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.
Son of Saul by Arthur Douglas Ward
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.
Beneath a Black Hat by Jacalyn Arseneau
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 106,850. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Not everything is as it seems for Josephine Parker. She finds herself caught up in a web of lies and hidden agendas, with a menace threatening her and her family; a mysterious thief who prowls their property, stealing their cattle and terrifying them. If Josephine follows her heart, will it lead her directly to the man most dangerous to her? Would she be able to resist him even if it did?
The Machine; First Strike by W.C. Wallbaum
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 151,140. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
With the fate of America, and the world, hanging in the balance, Jack Sterling leads his team through time, to unlock the mysteries of a fantastic machine and attempt to stop the evil that is, once again, threatening to spread across the globe.
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…
Revolving Doors by Kim Matics
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 148,660. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Set in Thailand, Revolving Doors is the companion piece of Behind the Folding Fan focusing on Old and New Japan. Revolving Doors finds the hero exploring a new country to him as he tries to reconnect with his soul-mate.
Liam, An Irish Historical Saga by Patricia Hegarty
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,730. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Liam, a young boy grows up in Connemara at the time of the Great Famine, 1840's. He and his family suffer great deprivation and want. The land is held by the English. Love and marriage promise happiness. Risking deportation or being shot, he poaches game and steals to keep his family alive. The potato blight removes any hope of survival. Emigration and the New World beckon him.
Lingering Casualties of Love and War by Jerry Wible
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 113,830. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
A young German soldier experiences the bombing of Hamburg. Two years later, he and his wife are forced to flee Germany. She dies, and he is thrown into a brothel in Argentina as its pimp. There he struggles to find an acceptable identity; but he sometimes thwarts himself by being both good and bad. Author's comment: This story is--regrettably--loosely based on horrifying facts.
Angels in the Darkness: A Family's Triumph over Hitler and World War II Berlin, 1935-1949 by Lisa Farringer Parker
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 254,720. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
It is 1936 and Jesse Owens is poised for victory. Berlin is on full display. Hitler is firmly in control. Six-year-old Jutta Bolle relishes Owens's victory and the excitement of the Olympics. But the darkness is already engulfing Jutta's world as her family confronts the evil of Hitler. Each year brings more unimagined hardships and heartbreaks.
The Letter from the Virgin by Anthony Geraci
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 132,830. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
A letter written two thousand years ago reveals a secret so profound that the Catholic church will go to any length to keep it hidden from the world. The letter and a fabled relic possess powers conferred by heaven - powers that through the centuries spur an epic battle between good and evil.
Hitler Stopped by Franco by Burt Boyar
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,330. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
The amazing, untold story of how Generalísimo Francisco Franco, Caudillo of Spain, out-negotiated Adolf Hitler and aided the Allies in winning World War II.
Telmenu Saimnieks - The Lord of Telmeni by Guntis Goncarovs
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 118,880. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Voldemars Vechi, an officer status in the Czarist Cavalry, finds himself caught between his obligated duty to his conscripted failing country Russia, and his heart and heritage, Latvia and Telmeni.
Berlin Calling by William Kelly Durham
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 125,300. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage(5.00 from 1 review)
It's 1938. Irish-American Maggie O'Dea is smart, beautiful and she hates the English. She follows her German boyfriend to Berlin, where she lands a job in Hitler's Propaganda Ministry. Erich Greinke is another American in Berlin. His job is to recruit Maggie for his intelligence network. Caught between her conscience and the Gestapo, Maggie walks a deadly tightrope between survival and discovery.
One Bright Morning by Alice Duncan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,030. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Young widow Maggie Bright had her hands full raising a baby daughter and running a farm with no one to help excerpt her lazy hired hand. The last thing she needed was a bullet-riddled, half-dead stranger riding into her front yard! Unfortunately, the dire circumstances that had brought Jubal to Maggie's door seemed likely to jeopardize the peace they had begun to find in each other's arms.
Paths of Exile by Carla Nayland
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 131,490. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011 by Trifolium Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
When his homeland is defeated by a predatory neighbouring kingdom, Eadwine finds himself on the run for his life. Homeless, penniless and friendless, literally with a price on his head, he must evade his enemies, avenge his brother's murder and rescue his betrothed. Along the way, he will lose his heart to another woman and discover a shattering secret that challenges all the ideals he holds dear.
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.
Because I Go Like That and Fall Down in the Water by Gary T Ikari
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,930. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general(5.00 from 1 review)
Because I Go Like That and Fall Down in the Water is a touching novel about decency and deep friendships in an awakening agricultural Hawaii. It is a story depicting the era, the character of the people, and the changes to an enchanting land.
The Parthian by Peter Darman
Series: The Parthian Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 233,780. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
The story of Pacorus, a prince of the Parthian Empire who is captured by the Romans and sent to Italy to live out the rest of his days as a slave. But fate intervenes and he is freed by a gang of runaway gladiators led by a man named Spartacus. This is the epic tale of the Spartacus slave revolt, as told by the man who fought by his side.
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