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Legacies
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 205,460. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Nicholas Young, a young orphan, sailed with James Cook in 1768 and died in Batavia over two years later. Or did he…?
En el Strano Paese
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 161,590. Language: Spanish. Published: January 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Un joven siciliano viaja a nueva York en 1912, y llega a una ciudad ficticia de estados unidos un siglo despues. El joven debe luchar y adaptarse a una nueva cultura y mas aun, a una nuva epoca.
All Heroes Fall
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,360. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Disturbed by portents and haunted by dreams and premonitions, the men of the Seventh followed Custer into the valley of the Little Bighorn with trepidation.
Runnels, The Hangman of Panama
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,330. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2018 by Piggy Press Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Our tale is set in the 1850s when the noose and summary executions were the law of the land. Entrusted by a New York City shipping company, Randolph Runnels, Texas Ranger, was hired to bring to heel roving bands of marauders on the Yankee Strip, the narrowest portion of land in the Western Hemisphere and a perfect crossing for this singular railroad between two oceans.
Home to Hidden Springs
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,680. Language: American English. Published: January 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Follow Elizabeth’s twenty-five years of trials and tribulations in the raw Republic of Texas near Jefferson and Caddo Lake from 1840 through the American Civil War. Reared as a sensible, but genteel, Mississippi debutante, she is forced to assume an ahead-of-her-times role. Despite hardships, she builds a successful cotton plantation, yet ends up devastated, penniless, and back where she started.
Odessa
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,750. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union
This dramatic and compelling story is based on the clashes that occurred in the center of Odessa and the fire in the Trade Union Building on 2 May 2014 that resulted in 48 deaths and injuries to both sides of the conflict. Lyudmila and Mykola, who with their friends and allies, defends the city of Odessa against the insurgence of Russian-backed mercenaries and their unwitting accomplices.
The Desperate Days
Price: $2.99 $0.99 USD. (67% off!) Words: 65,040. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Anna - a Warsaw Ghetto resistance fighter - reluctantly forms a relationship with a Treblinka death camp guard who later is hunted by an Auschwitz survivor seeking revenge for mass murder. The idealistic Anna tells her university friends to meet the German invaders with passive resistance - not violence. Her friends laughed at her. Anna learns the hard way that her approach was suicidal.
Destino La Habana
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,750. Language: Spanish. Published: December 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Esta novela está basada en la vida del ex comandante de Iberia Alfonso Nuñez Balboa, con más de 25 000 horas de vuelo.
Ecos de mi clan
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 115,710. Language: Spanish. Published: December 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Echoes of my Clan logra esclarecer muchas dudas sobre los sentimientos y manera de pensar de los gitanos. Nos lleva de la mano a través de las vivencias y sufrimientos del personaje principal; primero como una niña que debe ambientarse en el mundo de los blancos o gachos, y como mujer adulta durante los terroríficos tiempos de la Segunda Guerra Mundia.
Dolly Don't Cry - The Tale of a Lincolnshire Lass
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,570. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Set in a Lincolnshire village during and just after World War One, this book follows a group of teenagers as they set out on life’s adventures and leave their sheltered childhood behind, to find their way in a new and changing world.
Peter Philips at the Archdukes' Court: Church Music in the Spanish Netherlands
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,620. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
his is the first published study of the church music of Peter Philips, who in his day was regarded as one of the greatest masters of music in Europe. Philips wrote against a background of the strife between Catholics and Protestants
On Five Dollars a Day
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,970. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In the summer of 1965, Will MacIntosh, a naive but highly inquisitive twenty-two-year-old from Canada, embarks on a life-changing excursion through Europe. Arriving there, he finds the trauma of the Second World War still fresh on every street and in every person's mind.
Sunrise Over Belet
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,690. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A somewhat introspective, possibly even a personal account, awaits the reader in James Shapiro’s Sunrise over Belet and one wonders if the author, who shares his name with the principal character in the book, are one and the same, and that James Shapiro is perhaps writing from the heart.
Saving Sydney
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,720. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
High stakes, indeed! Dr Peter St Claire, academic and expert in time-slip phenomenon, had no idea of the dire consequences when he allowed his idealistic postgraduate student,
The Magpie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,550. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
It is December 1913 and Detective Constable Frank Bolam has a murder to solve. The victim is found drowned in the River Wear with a vicious knife wound to his lower back. There are no witnesses and no clues.
The Diaries Of A Gifted Edwardian Boy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,460. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Clarence Smyth is a psychically gifted little boy born in London at the dawn of the 20th Century. He has an extraordinary life meeting and influencing many famous and some infamous people of that era.
Nectar
Series: The House on Glass Beach, 4.1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2017 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Nectar tells of the atrocities of the Armenian genocide through the story of one young woman’s lifetime—the family she lost, the love she found, and her determination to survive.
Falling Umbrella Hunter Night: A Novelette
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,490. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
JULY 1940. Europe has fallen. While the world trembles, the village of Ballanaul, in the west of Ireland, is preparing to defend itself against all comers. Tom Toomey, would-be poet, is armed and waiting alongside a retired policeman, three schoolboys and a mysterious blow-in. With any luck, Tom will impress Peggy; the local beauty. And if some potcheen helps him along, all the better.
HUMAN PREDICAMENT IN THE NOVELS OF THOMAS HARDY
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 62,400. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The criterion of happiness is not success, and success is not an absolute term."To have strength to roll a stone weighing a hundred weightto the top of the mountain is a success, and to have the strength to roll a stone of a ten hundred weight only half- way up that mount is a failure. But the latter is two or three times as strong a deed", says Hardy. Therefore, a man with many worldly failures c
IRELAND: Snapshots in Time
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,650. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
What is it about the Irish that makes them so memorable? Love them or not, they stick in your mind as larger than life characters. How have they retained their unique character and culture? The vibrancy is compelling and draws you in. Is it the language, the magic of superstition, the charm or is it the echoes of many invaders - Vikings, Anglo-Saxons, Normans, Spanish and English?