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The Comfort of the Shriek
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
When President Lincoln is shot dead, an apocalyptic cult worshiping in the swamps of Louisiana fears the end of days is near. When they find the apocalypse's angel buried in mud, they know it. One of them, though, has decided the angel is not theirs to fawn over, it's his. And he'll do anything at all to keep it...
Dreams of the Negev
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by IceBox Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A short story written by L. Todd Wood while covering the Israeli/Hamas Gaza Conflict in the summer of 2014.
The Bigg Man
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2011 by NetBound Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
It's the 1840's on the Lake Superior frontier, when a mysterious stranger arrives in the town of Sault Sainte Marie. Outside the Blood and Guts Saloon, he learns of a plot that will leave a trail of murder and mayhem. But who is he? Why has he come? And will he ever be able to drink his whiskey in peace?
The Stone-Worker's Tale
Series: Dame Frevisse Medieval Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011 by Justin Alexander. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Simon the sculptor had been truly touched by God's gift. He saw beauty that others could not and brought it to life through his craft. But Simon also saw the beauty of Elyn. Clandestine meetings have given way to sinful lust, and now the two lovers have vanished. But Frevisse alone suspects there may be some darker truth behind the midnight vanishing...
Steel Queen
Series: Steel Warfare, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,280. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
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STEEL QUEEN is the second of five adventure stories dealing with World War II tank warfare. Each story can be read independently. We follow two cousins that end up on opposite sides in the war. STEEL QUEEN introduces Tommy Fletcher, a tank commander in France 1940. The story takes him to North Africa in 1942, where he meets an Italian nurse. THIS BOOK IS ONLY 99 CENTS.
Mighty Fortress
You set the price! Words: 4,940. Language: American English. Published: December 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
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An Austrian pastor helps a Jewish family escape the Nazis, but their elderly grandmother must stay behind. He hides her in the church, caring for her and learning from her, until one fateful Christmas Eve.
Verjährt
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,550. Language: German. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Historische Kurz-Krimis 1072 in Cornwall versucht die junge Caitlin, ihr Erbe vor den normannischen Eroberern zu retten. 1795 bestraft in Paris der Gendarm Michel eigenhändig einen betrügerischen Bäcker. 1754 sorgt Hildegard, eine der rechtlosen "Fahrenden" in Schwaben, für das Weihnachtsessen. 1824 wird in Luzern die heimatlose Clara zum Spielball einer politischen Intrige.
Barn Dance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015 by eXcessica Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
After months of furtive assignations that leave Ash cold and unsatisfied, his lover leaves him for a life of riches and respectability. Angry and heartbroken, Ash has noone to confide in until neighboring farmers Seth and Dougal discover his secret love. In their passionate embraces, Ash learns that love which uses and manipulates is not true love.
The Bastion
Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: British English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The sole descendant of a family line muses over the ignominious past of his ancestors.
The Hero
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Artemio Mirasol was born in the village of Sapang Banatas, Laiban, Tanay, Philippines in 1945 towards the end of the Second World War. After 32 years he comes back to tend the land he inherited from his father. According to Artemio’s mother Sela, his father fought hard in the war and died a hero’s death. A story of mother’s love, family, traitorship and betrayal.
The Path of Tears
Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: American English. Published: March 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short story I wrote for the Patrick Henry A Call to Pens Writing Contest.
The Second Lost Tale of Mercia: Ethelred the King
Series: Lost Tales of Mercia, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
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"The Lost Tales of Mercia" are ten short tales that can be enjoyed as quick glimpses into the swashbuckling history of ancient England or read alongside the full-length novel, "Eadric the Grasper." Young Ethelred wants little more than to impress his half-brother, Edward. But when a conspiracy develops against Edward's future reign, Ethelred finds himself at the center of its success.
The Third Lost Tale of Mercia: Aydith the Aetheling
Series: Lost Tales of Mercia, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
“The Lost Tales of Mercia” are ten short stories that can be enjoyed as quick glimpses into the swashbuckling history of ancient England or read in addendum to the novel, "Eadric the Grasper." Aydith is a young aetheling whose distrust of the Norsemen often gets dismissed. With the encouragement of a kind hearth companion named Hastings, she might find another way to aid her country.
Wreck of the Marie Jenny
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011 by NetBound Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a tale of gold, sailing, and revenge. Captain Jack Talbot takes a secret shipment of gold onto his schooner,the Marie Jenny. Unfortunately, someone else knew the secret too. Pirates, gold and guns, it's high adventure in the 1870's on Lake Superior.
The Principal of Rivington Street
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short story of Jewish fiction that takes place in 1920s New york. The entertainers are actual vaudeville characters. Both serious and humorous, the protagonist attempts to change his destiny.
The White House
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Two women reach for happiness amid the dangers of an eighteenth century colony. Annie Simpson is captured by Blackbeard and taken to an inn called The White House. There she meets Lizzie Poole, the innkeeper's daughter who longs for happiness of her own. Based on the legend of the Hammock House in Beaufort, North Carolina.
Danny Boy and Tennie
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 5 . Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
TWO AMERICAN FRONTIER SHORT STORIES in the 1800S Danny Boy Whimsical and humorous, a riverbank tavern is the setting for pioneers quenching their thirst after a long wagon train journey to Indiana. It’s a roaring good time until knives are pulled. Tennie Storms on the plains are dangerously evil as the wagon train seeks shelter. Chris must work fast to save his Tennie. A love story with action.
The Race
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,980. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Follow the lives of the Fitzgerald family on the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal as Tony and Thomas Fitzgerald race their canal barge against a train. If you enjoyed "Canawlers" and "Between Rail and River" by James Rada, you'll want to follow this adventure set a few years after the Civil War during the canal's heyday. Originally published as a limited-edition chapbook for CanalFest 2003.
Steel Vengeance
Series: Steel Warfare, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,110. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Third of five adventure stories dealing with World War 2, tank warfare, love and survival. In these books we follow two cousins that fight for opposite sides in the war. Steel Vengeance pick up where Steel Queen ended. We follow Tommy Fletcher through the Italian Campaign in 1944 and 1945, and also the action moves between the battlefield and his time away from the fighting.
An Unspoken Truth
Price: Free! Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » War
(5.00 from 1 review)
Two experiences weave together to reveal an unspoken truth, a story never told. A teenager journeys to the site of an unfathomable atrocity, with a survivor in tow. Sixty years earlier, a small village comes together in the face of danger, to solidify an act of pure love. An Unspoken Truth reminds us of the human cost of war and its far reaching affects on future generations.

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