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Fiction » Historical » General
Passport: Excerpts from Six Historical Adventures by the Pulitzer Prize Nominated Author Historian Vernanne Bryan by Vernanne Bryan
Price: Free! Words: 87,520. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The e-book called "Passport" contains six historical adventure excerpts from Vernanne Bryan's library of e-books. Vernanne Bryan was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize as an historical author. "Passport" takes the reader through each e-book up to the 3rd chapter so the reader can experience each adventure novel for selection.
In the Year of My Revolution by James Welsh
Price: Free! 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.
Memories of a Distant Future by M.D. Robinson
Series: The Way of the Horse Series. Price: Free! Words: 93,720. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literary collections » Native American(5.00 from 1 review)
A young man thrown into an unknown world where what he once knew is gone but strangely the same. Old places seem familiar, just lack man's overarching influence. Then he finds the inhabitants of this world and they don't seem so strange after all.
The Sergeant 8: Bloody Bastogne by Len Levinson
Series: The Sergeant. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,530. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015 by Piccadilly. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
On a well-deserved R & R, Sergeant C. J. Mahoney of Patton’s Hammerhead Division heads straight for a hot bar in the freezing Belgian town of Clervaux. A few drinks, a knife fight over a woman, and Mahoney lands in a cell. When German bombs start ripping the town to shreds, Patton and Hilter begin the biggest massacre sending it rumbling toward its bloody finale in Bastogne.
The Puppeteer by MaeEadie
Price: Free! Words: 63,970. Language: Australian English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
As the world opens up to war, a young girl closes down on a secret. As a purine, keeper of the secret, protector of the frescreets, she sacrifices her family, her friends and her freedom. What she doesn't know is that she's part of a bigger plan. Nor does she realise that as she gives up her time, she gains freedom from the puppeteer. There are no strings on Florence.
Storm Over Savournon - a Novel of the French Revolution by Gordon A. Long
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 114,910. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Their love could only happen if their world turned upside down. Then came the revolution, and anything seemed possible. But now he fears he is losing her: first to the Revolution…and then because of it.
RỒI SẼ BÌNH MINH by Cao Xuân Lý
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,910. Language: Vietnamese. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » General
Truyện dài Rồi Sẽ Bình Minh mô tả một xã hội đang trên đường tan rã, và không có cách gì có thể chống đỡ đưọc. Những dấu hiệu cho thấy sự tan rã ấy ngày một rõ rệt, khi giới cầm quyền hai mặt, lúc nào cũng sẵn sàng ăn nói lật lọng, chống chế tạm thời cho nguy cơ đổ vỡ.
The Cavalier of the Apocalypse by Susanne Alleyn
Series: Aristide Ravel Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 86,160. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015 by Spyderwort Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General(4.50 from 4 reviews)
In seething 1786 Paris, penniless writer Aristide Ravel, already suspected of subversion, must clear his name of murder. But his search for answers—with the aid of friends who may not be all that they seem—leads him into a tangle of conspiracy, secret societies, royal scandal, and imminent revolution, which grows only more complex when the corpse disappears. "Superb." (Publishers Weekly)
Vienna by Sarah Parker
You set the price! Words: 191,050. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Vienna was only a child of nine when she decided to pursue theater only to find that the cast were men only. See to it as she discover the meaning of love, friendship and family with the help of the dashing actor Alana and slaveboy Samuel.
Patrick Tracy: Abandoned by Christopher Noble
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,080. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Book One - A historical adventure about the author's actual 5th great grandfather, Patrick Tracy, who was born in 1711 on a farm in Ireland. Orphaned at the age of ten after his parents died, Patrick went to live with his uncle. Wanting nothing to do with the boy, Uncle Robert sent his nephew on a one-way ticket aboard a cargo ship bound for Boston and told never to return. This is his story.
Brick Brannigan is Buried Alive on the Faroe Islands! by Eric Bonkowski
Series: Brick Brannigan, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,580. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » General
Did you read "Brick Brannigan is Knee-Deep in Peril!" and find it silly yet oddly charming? Well, there's more where that came from! We've had our share of zaniness, lost relics, and mind control, so why not take it a few steps further in the gang's quest to prevent the end of the world??
Ripples of Blood by Unekwu Onyilo III
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,470. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The book is about Nigeria civil war and the culture that defined the moment for one family. To hunt snake is forbidden in some part of eastern Nigeria. At the peak of the warfare,communities ran out of food and had to eat what ever they saw. The result was a fierce arguement about what offends the gods, survival and culture. At the end, culture had to pave way for survival.
The Throwaway Son by Fred L. Funk
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,790. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Throwaway Son is a heartbreaking story of an unwanted and abused child told by Boston Ray Wilford as he faced death. Boss related his life story to his best friend, Dale Henderson. He wanted his story written and he insisted that Dale relate all the repugnant details in hopes that his message would be heard. "No matter what life has dealt you, you can rise above it."
Ausgleich--Scales of Justice by James Whitesell
Price: Free! Words: 120,860. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Ausgleich is a hybrid book. Fiction, yet with a bibliography. One part mainstream history, another part witness statements, both embedded in a fictional matrix. The plot, characters and situations are fictional. Yet Ausgleich rests on a solid historical bedrock that many will find difficult to accept. A second holocaust occurred in WWII. One ignored in the West. The victims? Germans.
The Peking Incident by Philip Bosshardt
Price: Free! Words: 395,510. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In late 1950, America faces disaster in Korea. MacArthur is furious and wants to extend the conflict. He approves a secret effort to divert five atom bombs, intended for a Pacific test, into the theater, to break the Chinese juggernaut. Army investigator Lyle Kitchens discovers the plot. Only Kitchens can stop it…time is running out, world war looms and his greatest adversary isn’t China.
The Eyeball Conspiracy by Philip Bosshardt
Price: Free! Words: 358,180. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In October 1962, the U.S. forced Khrushchev to remove missiles from Cuba. But two warheads are missing. Castro is unhappy and has ordered a Cuban special ops unit to grab two warheads and smuggle them into the U.S. Now two American cities are threatened. Khrushchev offers help and Kennedy has to accept. A combined team, FBI and KGB, work together to find the warheads…before it is too late.
Final Victory by Philip Bosshardt
Price: Free! Words: 251,570. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(4.00 from 1 review)
In August 1945, the U.S. used two atomic bombs against Japan. A third bomb was also built. What if a special ops team from Japan had managed to steal the third bomb? The Imperial Japanese plan for Final Victory ranges from Tokyo to Tinian Island, from Las Alamos to a stolen B-29 headed toward San Francisco. Only Army counter-intelligence agent Colonel Wade Brogan can stop this plan.
Helga: Growing Up in Hitler's Germany by Karen Truesdell Riehl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,600. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ten-year-old Helga is forced to join the Hitler youth weekly meetings. Lies and treats are used to build her allegiance to the Fuhrer. As the war draws nearer to Berlin, Helga is sent away to a Youth Training Camp. Her slow disillusionment and harrowing escape home, is a coming-of-age story of a young girl's survival of Nazi mind control. A 2015 San Diego Book Awards Winner.
Mysterious Destiny Bright Lights and Thunder Part II by D. J. Holmes
Price: Free! Words: 69,560. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
At the end of his journey in the time portal, Gray Wolf finds himself on a Caribbean beach in the middle of a group of pirates. His destiny changes as he begins to live life as he never knew that it could be lived. As a young boy his parents were honest and loving; now he would become a full fledged pirate under the tutelage of the famous, ruthless Caribbean pirate, Black Beard.
The Promise (Book One of the Timeless Trilogy) by Stephen Liddell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,010. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
(Book One of the Timeless Trilogy) Two lives torn apart, but their love continues through the ages as every night despite temptation, Ben remembers that fateful time when he and Samantha made The Promise.