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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.
Land of Broken Promises - Patsy
By Margaret Penfold
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,000. Language: British English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Patsy’s plans to study for a career in palaeontology are thwarted as the outbreak of WW2 maroons her in Palestine, the land of her childhood. When Rommel’s army is poised to invade Palestine, she joins a British-organized network of Palestinian Jews set up to defy the Germans should they succeed in invading the country she loves.
Beloved: In Another Time, Another Place
By Annabelle Blythe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,120. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014 by Itoh Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Enslavement of their spirits was not an option. Sophya Blackwell almost lets her destructive marriage cripple her emotionally. Her wish comes true when she and her sister, Anya, are sent back in time to witness life during the Civil War. What they happen upon-- the dark side of slavery-- amazes them.
Collage
By Mark Adams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,210. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by James Snow. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
An intriguing tale spanning centuries and continents woven together in thirteen novelettes as a young professor traces his family roots and the mystery of what really happened to Hitler. Family secrets are revealed as the story progresses from the 1600's Poland across war torn Europe, African dictators, Middle East dangers and CIA involvement.
Not By A Mine
By Ryan McCall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,220. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A mix of alternate historical fiction and pieces from alternate historical biographies.
Rebellion Book I: Book of Quay
By Grea Alexander
Series: Rebellion, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 140,190. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
As the Han rebellion against the Emperor intensifies, The Princess Soung may just find herself a casualty in the battle between her father and the man she loves - a battle between the past and the present, between the truth and lies, between love and revenge.
The Quadrant: Landfall
By Kimberly Raikes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 159,160. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Quadrant: Landfall is the last in a 3-volume narrative journey set in 19th century New England and on the high seas. In this continuation of Vol. I (At the Mother of Waters) and Vol. II (At the Crossroads of Anjier), Maine native Capt. Ben Melchett and Welsh Romany seaman James Robertson face the crisis of separation on the Pacific.
Life's What Happens
By Bob Kat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 146,910. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013 by Kathy Clark. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
FINALIST - BEST INDIE BOOK OF 2013. He is too young to drink (legally) but not too young to die. Don Williams is a senior at Kent State University and lives in an off-campus fraternity house. He and his girlfriend Lisa are making plans for their future after graduation when suddenly, it’s all taken away.
Varangian
By Stuart G. Yates
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 108,770. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013 by Rebel ePublishers. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the middle part of the Eleventh century, the Byzantine Empire dominated the world. The surviving part of the old Roman Empire, its position as the greatest know civilisation remained undisputed. Within the walls of its great capital city, Constantinople, treachery, debauchery and power politics dominated the lives of the ruling elite, as it had in the glory days of Rome.
The Only Blue Door
By Joan Fallon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 128,160. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
September 1940 - Maggie and her young siblings are living in the East End of London with their mother, who goes into hospital to have a baby, leaving them with a neighbour. In a bombing raid their home is destroyed and the neighbour is killed. The children wander the streets until they are taken in by some nuns. But their problems are not over - they are sent as child migrants to Australia.
Spanish Lavender
By Joan Fallon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,570. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
SPANISH LAVENDER is a love story set in the Spanish Civil War. When a young English girl gets trapped in Spain during the civil war she doesn't realise that it will change her life forever. 70 years later Kate, her granddaughter tries to find out what happened to her grandmother at that time and opens a Pandora´s box of secrets and lies which she can only unravel by returning to Spain.
Ballad of Liberty
By Dmitry Berger
You set the price! Words: 111,390. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Based on historical events related to the life of anarchist Nestor Makhno, who, during the Russian Revolution and Civil War, headed a widespread libertarian movement, providing an effective political and military alternative to the left and right-wing supporters of centralized state: liberals, nationalists, the Whites, and the Bolsheviks, changing the course of history.
Ascension
By Max Overton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 157,160. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Konrad must face what it means to be a Jew and fight for survival. He has friends on the outside, a wife and a lawyer, but will they be enough to counter the might of the Nazi machine?
Five Flowers
By Franki deMerle
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 107,410. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013 by Katmoran Publications. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Five Flowers is the story of five women who find themselves drawn together through several lifetimes. The challenges they face deal with love, betrayal and finding their way to personal independence.
King Juba's Chest
By Leander Jackie Grogan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 148,250. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
King Juba's Chest is a thundering, spellbinding, globetrotting American saga on the raw and dirty side of the tracks. An improbable young illegal Mexican immigrant eludes the ruthless Zetas cartel, claws her way through a collapsing smuggler's tunnel, survives the ICE raids of the rat-infested colonias, finally, rising up from the ashes of poverty to become CEO of a major American corporation.
Il Ritorno Di Salt Hendon: Il Seguito Di La Sposa Di Salt Hendon
By Lucinda Brant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 125,320. Language: Italian. Published: May 26, 2013 by Sprigleaf. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Può un fratello continuare con la sua vita di sempre sapendo che sua sorella è un’assassina? Può un nobiluomo riuscire a ottenere la vita che ha sempre desiderato quando il male è in agguato, invade tutti i suoi pensieri e infesta i suoi sogni? Che cosa servirà perché il bene trionfi sul male? La storia continua per i lettori che hanno apprezzato La sposa di Salt Hendon.
The Star Command
By Verity Fountain-Douglas
Series: The Life and Times of the Great Gunner, Grant August Elik, Volume Two. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,420. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Second volume of the critical biographical quartet relating the Life and Times of Grant August Elik, popularly known as 'the Great Gunner,' whose revolutionary action in the Interstellar Armed Fleet gained him sway in the Outer Worlds of the system later in the millennium --an account already gaining some acceptance for its use of ironic humour in the adventurous sf literature.
Relazione Mortale: Un Poliziesco Storico Georgiano
By Lucinda Brant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,620. Language: Italian. Published: February 22, 2013 by Sprigleaf. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Il diplomatico di carriera Alec Halsey è stato elevato al titolo di Marchese, un titolo che non desidera e che la Buona Società non ritiene che meriti: la sua amante ha deciso che dopotutto non lo vuole sposare ed il sospetto che abbia ucciso lui suo fratello continua a circolare nei salotti londinesi. Quindi, tornare a Londra dopo sette mesi di isolamento potrebbe essere un errore.
Memento Mori: A Collection of Short Fiction
By Angeline Hawkes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,370. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013 by ND3 Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Memento Mori (Latin for Reminder of Death) contains 36 of Angeline Hawkes’s speculative fiction stories. Take a journey to Tudor England, run through the wilds of Scotland, hop aboard a spaceship to Mars -- but, wherever you venture, make sure you say your prayers and check behind you for vampires, ghosts and witches, because they’re all out there lurking ... waiting to remind you of death.
Fidanzamento Mortale: Un Poliziesco Storico Georgiano
By Lucinda Brant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,230. Language: Italian. Published: January 11, 2013 by Sprigleaf. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
E’ il 1763. Il diplomatico di carriera e investigatore dilettante Alec Halsey è invischiato negli omicidi e nel caos in una tenuta di campagna. Deve anche affrontare i demoni della sua passata vita amorosa e un crudele scherzo del destino gli rivela perché suo fratello lo odia tanto e perché farebbe qualunque cosa per rovinarlo.