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Fiction » Historical » General
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.
Julia Pastrana by Sandy Olson & Julian Fenech
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,290. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Inspired by real life events, Julia Pastrana is the shocking story of a young woman who, because of her physical appearance, is hurled into the circus sideshows of the 1850's. She soon finds herself rescued from this miserable existence by the handsome and charismatic Theodor Lent. Is this her dream come true or the beginning of her worst nightmare?
The Pulse of Honor by Oscar Dambrit
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,290. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
About the Book The story line derived from real events. The author, drawing from some of his personal experiences, tells this story about HA Harry Rumsford, a navy corpsman, assigned to serve with the marines in Vietnam. Harry Rumsford, a naive country boy being only half told what his duties could be, joins the United States Navy under the guarantee that he will get to work in the medical field.
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.
The Book of Mimi I by Daniel Aldouby
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,970. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
A young woman is chosen to be a prophet throughout the ages. She starts her journey on the banks of the Sea of Galilee about the time of Herod, and in Book I ends up in Spain after the advent of Ferdinand and Isabella.. The contents how hard it is to get the message translated into action, by a perky, intelligent, and funny heroine and her husband.
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.
Captive Angel by Virginia Aird
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,820. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Experience the joys and tribulations of beautiful,innocent Catherine Simmons as she weaves her way across the primitive tapestry of 1780s Louisiana. Embrace her shining victory as she captures a love that every woman only dreams of: pure ecstasy!
Stone McGuire and the Lost Inca Gold by Edward McCullough
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 63,580. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action(5.00 from 1 review)
A treasure of Inca gold has been lost in the mountains of Ecuador for nearly five hundred years. In 1989 a ruthless group of world leaders want this gold to accelerate their plans for global economic domination. Stone McGuire is an archaeologist who knows how to read the Inca records. Events are set in motion to have Stone McGuire find the lost Inca gold.
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.
Marius' Mules III: Gallia Invicta by S.J.A. Turney
Series: Marius' Mules, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 172,010. 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?