Fiction » Historical » General

The Shadow of Silver Birch
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,940. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Tanks are rapidly approaching Riga, Latvia, and a family must decide what to do. Juris, the father, finds a love that sustains him from Siberia to the new postwar Latvia. Laura has left for Spain with a Division Azul soldier who was sent to fight in Russia. Olga escapes Latvia but ends up in a displaced persons camp in Germany until she and her family immigrate to Canada.
Into the Hidden Valley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,810. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2015 by Bygone Era Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Charles Taylor was raised in the typical British manner of the late Victorian era: distant from his father, George, a civil servant in India. After his father’s untimely death, Charles finds himself on a path of discovery about George’s contributions to the worsening relations between the subcontinent and the Crown. A past as hidden as the Apatani valley which protects its secrets well.
High Hopes and Dreams, an Irish Odyssey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,940. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Inspirational
After a tortured two month voyage across the North Atlantic, the O'Donnell's arrive in Baltimore, Maryland. They are offered temporary shelter, but are unable to begin their new lives in America due to the uncharacteristically cold winter. The O’Donnell’s struggle to protect the cabin boy, a fourteen year old child, whom they helped to escape the bonds of slavery to the ship's captain.
The Horseman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 226,620. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Rob Preece. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » General
A sweeping epic featuring a strong and beautiful woman caught in a love triangle, with the entire history of Turkey as background. The Horseman is an award-winning novel by Kristina O'Donnelly, who writes fascinating and powerful stories that combine modern adventure with ancient myth.
Full Circle for Mick
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 75,390. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In 2010, Carolyn and Michael Georg Kaspar Friedrich Lampman applied for passports at the Albury Post Office and while hers went through immediately, (she is Australian born), his application resulted in a phone call being made to Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC) and that department refusing him a passport on the grounds that his Australian Naturalisation Certificate
John's Promise
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,620. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
John's Promise is the story of one man's struggle to survive the frequent violence, prove his innocence and clear his name, get justice for his friend and be reunited with his beloved wife Rebecca and return to England.
Extra Time
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,880. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Alex, now a famous TV presenter with his best friend Billy, was once plagued by hallucinations as a child, in which the ‘watchers' would peer from the shadows. His medication staves them off these days until he meets the unlikeable American Warwick Vane, who introduces him to the strange organisation of Trinity, based somewhere in the London underground.
In the Year of My Revolution
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 54,950. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Historical » General
It is December 1892, and a train carrying rival ranchers has become snowbound in Nebraska. If the blizzard doesn't kill the passengers on board the train, a mysterious killer will. As the body count rises and the tensions heat and the temperature drops, it is up to a vagrant and a reporter to find out the truth and save the West from another range war.
Total War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,720. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The five stories in this collection are about ordinary people who have suffered during war or who experience small victories magnified by the bloody conflicts they are asked to face head on. I hope you enjoy these stories and that they make you think about war and the people who fought them. The book will be offered at a lower price for 30 days after release.
Morning Patrol
Price: Free! Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A German pilot accidentally lands on Rick’s aerodrome, and there are only two ways he can play it. He can stick a gun in the idiot’s face and take him prisoner—earning a mention in dispatches for his trouble. Or, he can go hog-wild and pull the prank of a lifetime on good old Fritzie.
Beleaguered Truth
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 92,860. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
International terrorism and political turmoil dominate the early 21century in this sequel to Shattered Triangle: A Consequential Murder. War looms on the horizon, straining ancient friendships as nations are divided over how to confront and conquer terror.
On the High Seas, an Irish Odyssey, Second in a Series
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,580. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Historical
After being driven from their farms, their homes and their beloved Ireland by draconian laws imposed by the English Crown, religious persecution and failure of their potato crops, these fictitious Irish families face one challenge after another, during the voyage to America, demonstrating their resiliency mutual support and willingness to make a new start.
Papa... des fantômes !
Price: $6.75 USD. Words: 27,970. Language: French. Published: August 25, 2015 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
« Papa... des fantômes ! » est l'autobiographie imaginaire d'un ancien SS qui se convertit au judaïsme et s'installe en Israël. Il devient rabbin sans que personne ne sache d'où il venait vraiment.
Take the High Road, an Irish Odyssey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,690. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
It is August of 1851, This is the story of an Irish Catholic merchant family and the seventeen year old son of peasant farmers who lose everything as the result of religious persecution, laws imposed by the British Crown and a devastating famine. Their faith and resiliency bring them through one challenge after another as they leave their old lives behind hoping for a better life in America.
Wilburchen’s Gift
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,060. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » General
Drew Foley, Emeritus Professor of law, receives a mysterious and cryptic invitation from Wilberchen, an ancient war time associate, to attend the very last 4th of July celebration of the Berlin Brigade, before it is deactivated by President Clinton. It was never too late for justice and Wilberchen’s gift to an aging Senator Jensen would belatedly pay for war crimes committed half a century before.
A Wider Stream - A Prequel to Beltane
Price: Free! Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
In 16th century France, physical courage is not on the list of skills deemed appropriate for a young noblewoman’s education, and Margarete cannot understand why she is consistently encouraged to cultivate it. Her teacher is an uncommon woman who knows well its value. the means by which young Margarete begins to learn self-possession, and to first glim
Joseph Balsamo (Tome I à IV)
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 456,480. Language: French. Published: August 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » General
Les «Mémoires d'un médecin» est une suite romanesque qui a pour cadre la Révolution Française et qui comprend «Joseph Balsamo», «le Collier de la reine», «Ange Pitou» et la «Comtesse de Charny». Cette grande fresque, très intéressante sur le plan historique, captivante par son récit, a une grande force inventive et une portée symbolique certaine.
God's Experiment
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,330. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Not many believers in the west seem to speak or act as if they really consider that God is in charge of the world and directing events. This book is the diary of a being with no such inhibitions. So far as the diarist is concerned the Supreme Being is making a disastrous experiment with the human race which he hopes will be doomed to failure.
The Second Sight
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,510. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Historical » General
Landon Locke is an attorney who loses his eyesight and suffers through a dark descent into suicidal despair. But he employs philosophy as a recourse and discovers powers hidden inside himself: powers that had been lying dormant. Take a look into the life of the blind. Let Landon be your guide toward ‘The Second Sight.'
False Steps: The Space Race as It Might Have Been
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 91,030. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General, Fiction » Historical » General
A popular history of the many spacecraft that might have taken us to space, but that fell short for one reason or another. Based on meticulous research from the best available sources, including those long kept secret in Russian archives. With more than two dozen images and diagrams of the space projects that never quite got off the ground.