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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.
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.
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.
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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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.
Chronos and Old Facts
By Anthony Horvath
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: American English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Bard and Book. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A budding scholar gets sent to a hidden building on the campus to meet Chronos, the keeper (and destroyer) of old facts. What he learns from Chronos will make him re-think everything he thinks he knows. Is it chronological snobbery, or is it just good scholarship?
a stunning book of but one story
By Javen
Price: Free! Words: 310. Language: Australian English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A test file for the Hunter Writer's Centre, contain's their young employee's most recent English assignment, a 300 word text in response to a unit on war poetry. Warning, may contain violent appropriation of Italian culture.
Carthaginian Empire - Book 1 - The Barbarian Cycle
By David Bowman
Series: Carthaginian Empire, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,940. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Previously only available as individual e-book short stories, this collection features episodes 1 to 4 of the original Carthaginian Empire series and two bonus episodes previously only available in the print anthology.
The Mad Game: Christmas Present 1913
By Chris Cherry
Series: Love and War, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A little coffee-time accompaniment to the novel The Mad Game: William's Story.
El juez de Sueca
By Eduardo Casas Herrer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,230. Language: Spanish. Published: February 8, 2014 by Forjadores de Sueños 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Novela corta (unas 80 páginas). Septiembre de 1911. Durante una huelga general contra la guerra de Marruecos, el juez del pequeño partido de Sueca (Valencia) hará todo lo posible por restaurar la paz social en su jurisdicción, incluso exponiendo su vida, si es necesario.
Aerial Apparitions
By Mark McLeod
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,340. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
Pilots experience unexplained and strange events all the time, but they will not discuss them with non-pilots. All of these stories are based on actual events as told to me. I am publishing it s fiction to protect their identities and the names of companies or military units. I have added some dialog and descriptions to make it more entertaining to the average reader.
Dentellières
By Bruno Robert des Douets
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 23. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: French. Published: February 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A Courseulles, en Normandie, tandis que finit le XIXe siècle, un négociant de dentelles apporte leur ouvrage à ses ouvrières. Allons avec lui pour les rencontrer !
The Cave Painter's Daughter And Other Stories
By Rosemary Sturge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,140. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: February 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is a collection of short stories set at differing periods, starting with a murder story set in pre-historic times, a dramatic encounter during the English Civil War, and some of the adventures of Tilly Price, a little maid working at ‘the big house’ during the Edwardian era, who is a huge fan of Sherlock Holmes.
Julius Caesar: The Novel (Shakespeare’s Classic Play Retold As a Novel)
By BookCaps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,110. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Have you ever thought of Shakespeare as a fast-paced, action-filled, page-turning…novel?! Shakespeare plays on stage make for fantastic theatrics! But when you read it as a book…some of it’s glory can be lost. This novelization of Julius Caesar uses a more modern language and narration to capture the story as a novel. The story portrays the 44 BC conspiracy against the Roman dictator Julius Cae
Forgiveness
By Mercia McMahon
Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
Set in a car speeding through the streets of 1938 Berlin after The Night of Broken Glass (Kristallnacht). Inside the car is Klara and her two young children, but Kurt, her abusive SS officer husband, could not escape with them. Will he find forgiveness? Contains reference to domestic violence. The story is 1176 words long.
Love, Interrupted
By Avis Black
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Martin Grandjean longs to show his love for Arivan Tremonde, but life for two painters in fin de siècle France can be chaotic for artists, and a whimsical fate keeps intervening. Comedy and gay romance. Love, Interrupted is an alternative universe side-story to the novel Lantern Slides From Old Bohemia, but it is a stand-alone work that can be read without any knowledge of that book.
Жизнь и байки старого ядерщика
By Алексей Чурбанов
Series: Русские исповеди. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: Russian. Published: November 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » Russian
Рассказ не о том, как ковался советский ядерный щит, а о людях, которые жили, любили, «пахали», выпивали, умирали. Писал с интересом, уважением и любовью.
Мне страшно
By Алексей Чурбанов
Series: Русские исповеди. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,240. Language: Russian. Published: November 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » Russian
Героиня - дочь летчика-испытателя - проживает полную драматичных событий жизнь в советской и постсоветской Москве. Интеллигентность и сила духа героев позволяет им пересилить страх и встать наперекор государственной системе
On the Train
By Rebecca Cantrell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A heart-breaking story of a man about to meet his destiny on a train to Auschwitz.