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Viking Kids Don't Cry by Ieda Jonasdottir Herman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,280. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2017 by Hekla Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
For Didda and her sisters, life in the remote fjords of Iceland was one of danger, hard work and joy. Trolls and Hidden Folk were as real as the struggles with Iceland’s meanest cow and sheep shearing skirmishes. This enchanting story of a strong-willed young girl viewing life as a great adventure while facing the realities of fear and death was inspired by the author's own childhood experience.
The Russian Nurse by Brian Friedkin
Price: Free! Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Historical » General
In the tale's 1st pg. Violetta, a Russian Nurse, runs into a friend who says: “Life has lost its meaning for me. I'm going in this drugstore to buy sleeping pills to kill myself.” “What? You're going to kill yourself?” Violetta asks. “Yes, life has no value for me.” “Well, in that case, why not kill yourself like we do in Russia?” “How do you do it in Russia?" -Read & see the Russian way to do it.
Los Crímenes del Agua: Las Memorias del profesor Ulises Flynn by Enrique Castellanos Rodrigo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: Spanish. Published: April 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » General
En esta primera aventura del profesor Ulises Flynn se nos presenta al mítico personaje, defensor de la naturaleza, bajo la óptica de quien fue su más apegada colaboradora durante muchos años, la periodista y fotógrafa Karen Grant. En estas páginas se recoge parte de Las Memorias del profesor que se publicaron después de su desaparición.
Have and Hold by H Stinington
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2017 by Stinington Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » General
Have and Hold Brycen is left humiliated as his Master dumps him at the auction house. He lives a life in fear and anger. Suddenly a young woman appears... A short story about slavery and the lack of humanness.
Deserter: A Novel Based on True Events by Ann Barrie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,170. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Why would a dedicated soldier turn his back on his own country and everyone he loves? This remarkable and moving World War II novel takes the reader on a compelling journey from North Africa to Nova Scotia, from New York to Scotland, and ultimately to the extreme dangers of the Russian Arctic convoys. Based on a true story that was given to her father, Charles M Herbert, this is New Zealand author
Top 10 Dinosaurs of 2015 by Sabrina Ricci
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,730. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Paleontology
The golden age of dinosaur discoveries continues, with 35 named dinosaurs coming out in 2015. Blending fiction with fact, Top 10 Dinosaurs of 2015 reimagines the way 10 of the newly described Jurassic and Cretaceous dinosaurs lived in their natural habitats.
Explorer! The Adventures of Walter Wellman, Journalist, Explorer, Aeronaut by Evans Bissonette
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,470. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Explorer! is historical fiction. That is, the dialogue is fictional, but events and many of the people mentioned were real. Certainly, Walter Wellman was a real person who had vision, determination, and leadership—all traits needed during his attempts to be the first to reach the North Pole. When that goal could no longer be realized, he regrouped his forces and set his sights on being the first
Cynical Little Angels by Davide Mana
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,070. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » General
Tientsin, January 1935. Freshly cashiered from the Royal Italian Air Force, Felice Sabatini is looking for a job. Stalked by a dangerous would-be paramour, Grand Duchess Helena Theodora Saratova is looking for a way out of town. But there's more going on.
Russkie сезоны by Vladimir Yudkevich
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 75,010. Language: Russian. Published: March 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
Исторический приключенческий роман охватывает период с начала 20 века до сегодняшних дней. На фоне приключений, рассматриваются проблемы патриотизма, русской эмиграции первой волны, сотрудничества с немцами, текущей политической ситуации в России. События в России представляется в виде непрерывной театральной постановки
If Tomorrow Never Comes by Norbert Mercado
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,190. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
“I miss you. Wherever you are, my love, I hope you are safe. You can call me by landline or cellphone, or just text me. I’m aware of the situation you are in, and I’m praying for you,” Andrea Gonzales said in her radio program in DWRD titled From Davao With Love.
47 Days: The True Story of Two Teen Boys Defying Hitler's Reich by Annette Oppenlander
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,010. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In March 1945 Hitler ordered his last propaganda command: send all 15 and 16-year old boys to defend the fatherland. 47 DAYS tells the true story of Günter and Helmut, best friends, who dared to defy and disobey. Without knowing how long the war might continue, they spent 47 harrowing days as fugitives on the run. Being caught meant certain execution.
The Princess's Spirit Trilogy #3: The 2010s Culture Wars Trap by TaraElla
Price: Free! Words: 15,730. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist, Fiction » Historical » General
In this finale, Angelle continues to pursue her dream to become Cultural Royalty of Pacificland, while also trying to make her world a better place for all, in the name of the Princess’s Spirit. Similar to the situation in many other countries, the 2010s are a divisive time in Pacificland, and those who want their message heard have to navigate wisely and strategically.
The Princess's Spirit Trilogy #2: Unity in Liberty by TaraElla
Price: Free! Words: 18,950. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
In this sequel, Angelle continues to pursue her dream to become Cultural Royalty of Pacificland, while also trying to make her world a better place for all, in the name of the Princess’s Spirit. However, the challenges are more than what she could ever imagine.
Stranded in Paradise by Robin Ray
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,930. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
In 1960, the seven survivors of a cruise ship disaster discover an uncharted island near the Bermuda triangle which its only two residents-in-exile, Adolf Hitler and Eva Braun, call home. One of the survivors, the ship’s German-born captain who is facing a jail sentence back in Florida, must choose between his loyalty to America or gaining riches in helping the ex-dictator develop the 4th Reich.
Okinawa Moon by Joyce Oroz
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,370. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Four dissimilar airmen meet in Okinawa during the Korean War and become close friends. The free-living GIs mingle with a poor and bitter indigenous Okinawan population. One of the airmen falls in love and marries an Okinawan girl. He is subsequently beaten by three racist airmen. His friends are out for revenge.
Staymaker: The downfall of Thomas Kingsmill and the Hawkhurst Gang. by Andy Millen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,090. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Two Brothers on either side of the law. Tom Kingsmill, a notorious gazetted smuggler, and Arthur, the Revenue man sworn to stop him. Set in 1740's England and based on the real events, this novel follows the Hawkhurst Gang as they rise from the ashes of the Battle of Goudhurst to their heyday when they ruled the South-east, with the revenue powerless to stop them.
Las trompetas de Jericó by Nicholas Wilcox
Price: $1.99 $1.59 USD. (20% off!) Words: 78,670. Language: Spanish. Published: February 2, 2017 by Aurora Ebook. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » General
Los nazis intentan ganar la segunda guerra mundial recuperando el Arca de la Alianza. Año 1943. Los nazis están perdiendo la segunda guerra mundial. Un arqueólogo alemán encuentra en Venecia la pista del Arca de la Alianza que los templarios ocultaron en un cementerio de Túnez en 1308.
Katarina by Marcia Harris
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,280. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Katarina was born in the Carpathian Mountains of Romania to a school professor and a secretary. She has one sibling, a younger sister. Growing up in the height of the Ceaucescu regime was difficult. Though her parents, Ekrem and Nina, were educated and clever with what little salary they received, it was a struggle to obtain the basic necessities of life when Ceaucescu exported most of them.
Welcome to Dumbbells Anonymous by Mario V. Farina
Price: Free! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Harriet Wilson is giving a first class in English to the newly formed organization, "DA, Dumbbells Anonymous." She is giving instructions on the correct ways to express the past tense for the words see, do, and come, as well as other topics in English. A student asks an important question near the end of the session. The answer may be important to you too.
If We Ever Meet Again by Norbert Mercado
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
“Fiestas should never be banned in the Philippines,” Catherine Steinberg told her high school batchmate from the Moncada Catholic School. She was on vacation in her hometown in the Philippines. “Do you have fiesta celebrations in Denmark, too?” Alma de la Cruz, her batchmate, asked her. “Well, sort of. But not the fiesta we have in almost every town in the Philippines.