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Fiction » Historical » General
The Spear Thrower by Pamela Loveridge
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,860. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
About eighty thousand years ago in eastern Africa, a young native named Nibu witnesses some lions kill his parents while out hunting. It is extraordinary that even after such a horrific event, Nibu is inspired to invent the throwing spear, a weapon that is far superior to the old hand spear and which will change our history forever.
The Avignon Legacy by Daniel Lorti
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,810. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Historical » General
The Avignon Legacy takes us from the 14th Century and the life of Jean Termonde, a knight and papal guard, to present day and a rare book dealer, Jim Pierce, who has been “commissioned” to acquire the tome Termonde last penned for Pope Gregory XI.
From Silt and Ashes by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,370. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
Sequel to best-seller Please Say Kaddish For Me. Leaving friends and loved ones behind and escaping the pogroms that raged across Russia and decimated the Jewish people by migrating to America, Havah, her husband Arel and a scant few surviving Jews find that bigotry and discrimination does not belong to Russia alone. Hatred is alive and well in the new land.
Please Say Kaddish For Me by A-Argus Better Book Publishers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,260. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Religious
Jewish historical fiction based on true events and actual happenings as a Jewish family suffers horrific treatment by Russian rulers.
Never Be at Peace by M. J. Neary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,780. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » General
Helena Molony dreams of liberating Ireland. Her fantasies take shape when the indomitable Maud Gonne informally adopts her and sets her on a path to theatrical stardom - and political martyrdom. Swept up in the Gaelic Revival, Helena succumbs to the romantic advances of Bulmer Hobson, an egotistical Fenian leader with a talent for turning friends into enemies.
Wynfield's War by M. J. Neary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,010. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » General
BOOK TWO OF THE WYNFIELD SERIES From the chaos of an extensive slum known as Bermondsey, Wynfield finds himself in the Crimea where he experiences a military campaign that makes Bermondsey look orderly. The spring of 1854 was filled with violence, deceit, and bereavement, and marked the end of Wynfield's reign as the king of the Bermondsey slums.
Big Hero of a Small Country by M. J. Neary
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,360. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » General
Irish Free State, 1931. An ambitious journalism student from University College Dublin travels to Roscommon to investigate the life of his paternal grandfather, a deceased Fenian leader nicknamed "Colonel", in hopes of writing a stellar article that will earn him notoriety. Upon arrival he discovers that the locals who remember the "Colonel" from twenty-some years ago are not too keen on talking.
Amelia by Harvey Mendez & Christie Shary
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 80,790. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2016 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Thirty years after Amelia Earhart vanishes in the Pacific, Vincent Carlson, designer of her spy plane, now ex-CIA, still searches for the answer to her disappearance. But the search for the real killer takes him and his mysterious Amerisian friend into deeper and deeper peril.
Los Cuadernos de la Memoria by GloriaLDS
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 120,870. Language: Spanish. Published: October 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » General
El 12 de mayo de 1840 los diputados franceses reciben la confirmación de una gran noticia: los ingleses han consentido que los restos de Napoleón Bonaparte sean repatriados con todos los honores a Francia. De inmediato parte, rumbo a la isla de Santa Elena, una escuadra para realizar la exhumación de los restos mortales del Emperador y llevarlos de regreso a París.
Keep the Flame by Susan M B Preston
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 154,350. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
This fourth book in the Apostle John series is the most action-packed in the series so far. Will Rachel convert to Christianity? What effect will this have on her mother? Does Benjamin's marriage take place, or does the return of Meshua throw a spanner in the works? Are the Apostle John's predictions true - will he be arrested and taken to Rome? Who is murdered?
Il ferro e il telaio by Flavia Idà
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,060. Language: Italian. Published: October 3, 2016 by Paper Angel Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Quante volte, si chiese, aveva tessuto assieme stoffa che la sua spada aveva poi spaccato a meta` assieme alla carne che essa ricopriva? Siamo a Tropea nell’anno 1136, durante la dominazione normanna di Re Ruggero II d’Altavilla.
The Missionary's Son by R. G. Harmon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,860. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Bill is a young English boy living with his missionary family in Shanghai during the 1930s. He and his sisters live a safe and carefree life, but as the presence of Japanese soldiers rises, it becomes increasingly clear that their safety is endangered.
The Road of Life by Emma Lindes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,510. Language: Russian. Published: September 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
“The Road of life” is an elegant novel about human freedom and possible compromise with society and government. It is also about love, based on this freedom. Historical accuracy, based on analysis of many historical resources, is combined with high aesthetic component of the text and intensive psychological description of the main characters.
El secreto de los Assassini by Mario Escobar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,110. Language: Spanish. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Saga Hércules y Lincoln. Disfruta la aventura de dos de los investigadores que ya han emocionado a miles de lectores en los cinco continentes. Esta saga ha sido traducida al ruso, serbio y polaco.
Threads of Silk by Amanda Roberts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,880. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016 by Red Empress Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A little embroidery girl from Hunan Province finds her way to the imperial court, a place of intrigue, desire, and treachery. From the bed of an Emperor, the heart of a Prince, and the right side of an Empress, Yaqian weaves her way through the most turbulent decades of China’s history and witnesses the fall of the Qing Dynasty.
The Scholars by D F Roberts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,120. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
1873 - Two young scholars form an unlikely alliance and travel to Florence to study an obscure Aztec history. Will they discover Montezuma's lost treasure? Or something even more valuable?
Wynfield's Kingdom by M. J. Neary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,130. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » General
Welcome to 1830s Bermondsey, London's most notorious slum, a land of gang wars, freak shows, and home to every depravity known to man. Dr. Thomas Grant, a disgraced physician, adopts Wynfield, a ten-year-old thief savagely battered by a gang leader for insubordination. The boy grows up to be a slender, idealistic opium addict who worships Victor Hugo.
Shadow of a Soldier: Army Tales From an Unpublished Diary & Other Orphan Stories by William R. Burkett, Jr.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,370. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » General
While serving as a husky young MP in Europe, noted sci-fi author Bill Burkett kept a diary of his misadventures, encounters, romances, and sightseeing. Later, he turned them into what he calls Brautigans, so named after a writer named Richard Brautigan whose short story style he admired. Many of these stories never made it into collections of Burkett’s work, so he refers to them as "orphans."
Swazi Sunrise by Donna Chapman Gilbert
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,760. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
19-year-old Lula leaves for Africa in 1907 to teach the natives about Jesus, never dreaming she would fall in love too. But her chance meeting of fellow missionary Harmon Schmelzenbach begins a lifelong love affair that braves raging rivers, wild animals and wicked witchdoctors to bring God’s grace to the African people.
The Geisha with the Green Eyes by India Millar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,350. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016 by Red Empress Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Half Japanese, half foreign Barbarian, born to captivity. Defiled at thirteen when her virginity was sold to the highest bidder. Possessed by the greatest actor in the kabuki theater. Stolen by the most powerful yakuza in Edo. The Geisha with the Green Eyes
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