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That Summer in Normandy
By Rosemary Rudland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,030. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Nelly Spencer, an animal rescuer in northern France, investigates an isolated farm in Normandy, where she discovers an Allied jeep from the D-Day invasion. An elderly farm lady, Louise, recounts the story of an injured Canadian soldier she hid in the summer of 1944, and his love for a nurse who risked betrayal. Louise's revelations confront Nelly with the uncertainty surrounding her own childhood.
Trésor en péril à Bayeux
By Bruno Robert des Douets
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 29. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,710. Language: French. Published: April 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
1789 ! Bayeux, petite ville épiscopale au coeur de la Normandie, vit elle aussi des moments révolutionnaires. On s'y pose énormément de questions, d'autant que la famine est en train de menacer. Les nouvelles en provenance de Paris commencent à inquiéter les plus lucides. On vient de proclamer la Patrie en danger ! Des événements surprenants vont alors s'y produire.
Vanishing Tribes: Unheard Voices from West Papua
By Ahinsa Angel
Price: Free! Words: 15,340. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Vanishing Tribes is a young woman's story about her love for her brothers and her people's quest to free their homeland from a fifty-year military occupation. Vivi prays to find courage amidst espionage and imminent danger, in a true-to-life tale of global conspiracy that continues to enable militarized commerce in West Papua, a place perhaps as biologically and culturally diverse as the Amazon.
Sisters of War
By Alicia Hope
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,790. Language: Australian English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A tale set in wartime Austria, of five women living under the ever-watchful eye of the Third Reich. To Australian Elise, world war two felt surreal, like a vague childhood memory. But sitting at the bedside of her critically ill mother-in-law, she was about to learn the harsh reality of what had happened during those dark times, from the lips of someone born in one of the darkest of dark places...
Killing Moon
By David W Kirby
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,740. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A woman's life, from her teens in a Nazi death camp to her later work as a killer for Mossad.
The House on Schellberg Street
By Gill James
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,390. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
WHERE IS HOME? Renate Edler loves to visit her grandmother in the house on Schellberg Street. She often meets up with her friend Hani Gödde who lives nearby. This year, though, it is not to be. Renate finds out a terrible secret about her family. She has to leave behind her home and her friends and become somebody she never thought she could be. The house on Schellberg Street needs to stay strong.
Caesar's Civil War: A Tale of Julius Caesar
By Anne Spackman
Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is a short story about Caesar's Civil War that began in 49 B.C. involving Julius Caesar and Pompey the Great. During the story, the two generals meet at the battle of Pharsalus in 48 B.C.
The Desperation of Liberty
By Bil Howard
Series: The Belle of Colombia, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,220. Language: American English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
After fleeing from the ruthless Spanish General Morillo who has orders to execute any of the rebels they can find, Santiago, Maribel and Esteban make a long journey over the mountains, across the Magdalena River and then high up into the Central Range of the Andes to a small town called Rionegro.
The Birth of a Dream
By Bil Howard
Series: The Belle of Colombia, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,520. Language: American English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Caught up in the fight for independence from Spain, Captain Santiago Eduardo Vasquez finds himself locked in another battle as Ana Maribel Arboleda captures his heart in the plaza of Zipaquirá. Gazing across the valley of Bogotá, the dream of a life of raising Criollo horses and starting a family in the distant mountains is born.
Carthaginian Empire - Book 3 - The Macedonean Cycle
By David Bowman
Series: Carthaginian Empire, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Previously only available as individual e-book short stories, this collection features episodes 12 to 15 of the original series and a bonus episode previously only available in the print anthology.
The Sins of the Fathers
By Raf Echanova
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,010. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
RAF ECHANOVA collaborated with Philippine veteran-journalist CARLOS D.MARQUEZ,JR. in this historical fiction-drama about the martial law era in the Philippines. The two authors shared their passion revealing the darkest days of the imposition of martial rule. Get ready to suppress your emotion as you will gasp for your breath reading “The Sins of the Fathers” from authors Echanova and Marquez.
I, Putin
By Jennifer Ciotta
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,230. Language: American English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
I, Putin is a multi-award-winning, Amazon Kindle Top 100 best-selling, original, historical fiction novel about Vladimir Putin. What decision is so harrowing that it changes Russian President Vladimir Putin forever? Discover what motivates the man behind Russia. Is he the cold, ruthless leader you know, or is he...human?
Sword-Lily - The Last days of the Knights of Malta 1798
By Joe Scicluna
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 108,840. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is De Kermainguy’s third and last novel about the Knights of Malta in which he tells the tragic story of Sword-Lily and her love for a young French nobleman who came to Malta from Brittany to become a knight. First published in 1843.
The Nature of a Crime
By Joseph Conrad
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,710. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Matthew Lynn. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
After gambling with, and losing, money from his employer’s estate and fearing that discovery and a prison sentence is around the corner, the narrator decides to end his life rather than face up to the disgrace. His last act on earth is to write a suicide note to the woman he has always loved - explaining everything and reminiscing on their relationship.
Carthaginian Empire - Book 2 - The Greek Cycle
By David Bowman
Series: Carthaginian Empire, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,050. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Previously only available as individual e-book short stories, this collection features episodes 5 to 11 of the original series and a bonus episode previously only available in the print anthology.
A Pocket Full of Shells
By Jean Reinhardt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,110. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
When a baby girl is born to a young Irish fisherman and his wife during the second year of The Great Hunger, the young couple choose to remain in Ireland. While friends and family emigrate, James makes the difficult decision to stay behind but struggles to provide for his young family. This is a story of love, hardship and resilience during one of the darkest periods of Ireland's history.
Time Travel Adventures of The 1800 Club: Book X
By Robert P McAuley
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,730. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Story 1 When one of the Time Watchers of the future finds out that he inherited a huge fortune, he decides to give it all to third world hospitals. However, it has been lost for centuries and is buried somewhere in Transylvania. Story 2 Italy almost changed history by signing a separate peace pact with the German's in WW1, which could have caused France and Great Britain to lose the war.
হনন বেলার আর্তনাদ
By Tanzir Uddin & Monira Baki
Price: Free! Words: 10,120. Language: Bengali. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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Лихолетье
By Виталий Елисеев
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,150. Language: Russian. Published: March 15, 2014 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
История одного из многих непримечательных соотечественников, свидетелей трагических и героических событий ХХ века. В ней нет вымысла, а есть только то, что сохранилось в памяти от раннего детства и рассказов старших о страшных годах в истории Советского государства. Книга написана современным живым языком, построена на достоверных фактах и будет интересна всем, кто интересуется историей страны.
Бату
By Erich von Neff
Price: Free! Words: 5,390. Language: Russian. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
«Бату» — это рассказ о монгольском чабане, призванном в советскую армию. Вместе с другими монголами он воюет под началом генерала Белова под Москвой и Киевом.