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The Wet Nurse
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
"A distaff does not rule like a sword."
The Sometime Bride
Series: Regency Warriors, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 146,110. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
At the end of the Peninsular War, Catherine Audley, daughter of Britain's spymaster on the Iberian Peninsula, has a problem. Is she now the widow of a man who never existed? Is she the well-rewarded, but discarded mistress of her father's protégé, the enigmatic Englishman known as Blas the Bastard? Or is she a beloved wife whose only rival is her husband's determined expediency in a time of war?
In The Shadow of the Alamo: Short Story Collection
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,770. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Historical » General
This interesting Short Story Collection was written by Clara Driscoll in 1906. All of her stories in this collection take place in the vicinity of the Alamo, a place Clara Driscoll was very passionate about. The daughter of a wealthy Texas rancher and businessman, she became known as the "Savior of the Alamo," in her efforts to save the Alamo.
Waiting for Grace
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,030. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Historical » General
Based on a TRUE story Finally, she speaks … After three hundred years of silence, Virginia’s only convicted witch finally speaks! And the story she tells varies substantially from the rumors and wild speculation that have passed for truth concerning Grace Sherwood’s famous 1703 witchcraft trial.
The Guard House and Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011 by Knuckledown Press. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » General
This collection of short-short stories carries readers back in time to the post-Civil War era and to the short-lived military post Fort Stevenson, which stood on the frontier near the banks of the Missouri River in Dakota Territory. This work was produced under the Artist-in-Residency Program with the North Dakota Parks and Recreation Department and the North Dakota Council on the Arts.
Sarah & Eleanor
Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 90,190. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
When two well-born women run away from their homes in Kilkenny to live together, the genteel world of 18th century Ireland is scandalised. Based on a true story, Sarah & Eleanor is a tale of betrayal, seduction, loneliness and desire. But mostly, it is a story of a love that endures through hardships and scandal, and leaves a legacy of achievement still admired today.
Battle For No Man's Land
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,310. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » General
Slim Raymond had a good business and a good wife but he couldn't measure up to his father-in-law. He talked his wife into moving to a new land where the land was free for the taking. The only problem was holding on to it. If Mother Nature or the insects or the animals didn't try to get it back, there were the Road Trotters. They were the worst animals of all.
Oluja nad Moslavinom
Price: Free! Words: 51,230. Language: Croatian. Published: October 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Nakon što joj u bitci s Turcima poginu braća, a gramzivi susjed joj zarobi oca i otme dom, mlada jelengradska kneginja Ana uz pomoć tajanstvenog maskiranog jahača i nekolicine prijatelja, koje usput upoznaje, pokušava osloboditi oca i vratiti oteto imanje...
Rufus Steele 1943
Series: Rufus Steele Adventure, Book 3. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 35,630. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Third book in the Rufus Steele Adventure Series. The year 1943 finds Captain Rufus Steele and PFC Henry Murphy in the midst of World War II's Italian Campaign--Steele as army surgeon, Murphy as a member of the Corps of Engineers. Though both are assigned to units in southern and central Italy, each man experiences a different type of action and a different view of the war.
The Final Testament of William Crook, Once a Bodyguard to the President
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A steadfast bodyguard who played too small a role in America’s first great national tragedy is haunted for a lifetime by what happened and how he didn't change the course of history.
Time Machine: 75k-30k PBE
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Historical » General
Imagine we have a time machine and we can look back at the past. Imagine we can see what really happened in the past. This short story looks at the period at the dawn of modern humanity, maybe this is how it really happened. Join us for this short look at human history, 75,000-30,000 years before the present.
Smoke
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 8. Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Short Story about the American frontier in the 1800s. Prairies are one of God’s greatest gifts, but these can also turn deadly. Pioneers take desperate measures to save everything they have created.
Roaring River
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 6 . Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Bushwhackers ambush two men, killing one. The survivor leads a posse to track down the band of killers, leading to an epic battle.
Daniel's Garden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,100. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Gripping Civil War novel about losing Paradise and gaining Hell.
Grass Dance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,590. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
After Custer’s defeat at the Little Bighorn in June of 1876, North West Mounted Policeman Braden Flynn is assigned the task of escorting the fleeing Sioux into Canada with the U. S. Calvary in hot pursuit. While doing so, he falls in love with Sitting Bull’s niece, Dancing Bird, but must overcome the clash between two governments and the decline of a proud people to win her love.
Willow's Way
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,070. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Former professional clown, Inspector Steven Gravel of the Northwest Mounted Police takes his job very seriously. But when he approaches nearby Dawson Cattle Ranch to supply beef to a newly established fort, he finds that owner and widower Cletis Dawson is more interested in marrying off his ripe middle daughter, Emily. But Willow, the oldest and thorniest of the three, captures Steven’s heart.
A Hoot Owl Moon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,740. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western, Fiction » Historical » General
A synopsis of A Hoot Owl Moon All young Samantha Evers wanted to do was visit her favorite cousin in Austin, Texas. Her much anticipated trip almost came to fruition until a savage band of Comanche attacks her stagecoach. Bound and determined to stay alive and eventually escape, she undergoes a life altering transformation that even she didn't see coming. This is her story.
Whiskey Runner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,040. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Maggie Hayes loves careening a wagonload of bootleg whiskey across the Canadian prairie with the U.S. Calvary in hot pursuit. She’s been hauling rot-gut for her Pa ever since she’s been old enough to handle a team. Northwest Mounted Police surgeon Dr. Colin Fraser has his hands full when a nighttime raid on the Hayes bootleg whiskey operation brings back a desperately ill Maggie.
Finnegan's Gold
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,320. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Penniless, pregnant and on the run after killing her abusive lover in self defense, Jenny Hanson wonders if life gets any worse than this. She needs a place to have her baby and chaos of Dawson City in the midst of the Gold Rush seems just the place for her to disappear in plain sight. But, she hitches a ride with the man sent to bring her to justice, North West Mounted Policeman Mike Finnegan.
From His Mistress
Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 71,360. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Compelling story of the poet John Donne and Anne More’s clandestine courtship, secret marriage and the ensuing consequences of their having broken the conventions of that time. - One of history's greatest love stories!