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Ambrose, Prince of Wessex; Trader of Kiev.
Series: The Ambrose Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 89,550. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
A young prince of Wessex is captured by Viking raiders. He and his friends manage to escape captivity in Denmark, and begin an epic journey to Norway and then Sweden. The rest of the story is loosely based on the Primary Russian Chronicles. There, they join a Viking expedition to conquer Novgorod, and, within a year, they travel down the mighty Dnieper river to settle in Kiev.
Coffeyville
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,440. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
A Harry Houdini Short Novel Coffeyville, Kansas, is known as the “Town that stopped the Dalton Gang.” Many shots were fired in the early days of Coffeyville…but there was one lone bullet, fired some years after the Daltons were laid low, that passed unnoticed by most. One man, however, would never forget; a young Harry Houdini, still some years before fame would find him.
Can Dreams Come True?
Series: 20th Century Sagas, Book 5. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 114,650. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
In this fifth Midlands saga Kate, scholarship girl, meets Robert who offers to take her flying. Kate's heroine is Amy Johnson, and she is ecstatic. Then various calamities make life difficult. Expelled, with no job, Alf killed and Hattie unstable, Kate struggles to support them, but more problems arise. Will Kate's dream of flying ever come true?
Wild Catriona
Series: Highland Tales, Book 2 ยท 18th & 19th Century, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,800. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Catriona's passion is for fabrics and printing. With father lost at sea, her mother losing the will to live, her Uncle wanting her to marry the bigoted newcomer, and her cousin wanting her as his mistress, she must flee to her Dutch relatives. Needing money after hers is stolen, she persuades Rory Napier to employ her to supervise the block printing of linen at his Glasgow factory.
The Child of Egypt: A True Story of Magic, Revenge, Revolution and the Last European Sorcerer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 112,470. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Based on the life of Alessandro di Cagliostro, the Child of Egypt follows a young boy called Acharat on a life long journey of self discovery as he takes on the guises of Joseph Balsamo and Cagliostro and sparks a bloody revolution that will tear down the Bourbon monarchy in France before setting his sights on the heart of the Christian world, the Pope in Rome.
Desert Angels
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 192,090. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » General
Fans of Dances with Wolves: this book is for you! What if the legends are true? What if there are angels? And one of them is a white girl…and the other a Native American woman? What if circumstances bring them together in a common cause…to stop a savage Indian War and to save two men; the lover of one…the beloved tribal chief of the other? Nothing stands in their way…except prejudice…except death.
Ireland Rose
Series: Ireland Rose, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 112,190. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
As sweeping historical romance. From the high society of Charleston to the green hills of Ireland.
The End of the Old Ways
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,610. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » General
Follow a young Texan, Thomas Sutton, during the violent struggle between very different cultures on the nineteenth-century American frontier. He enters the heart of enemy territory and experiences friendship, respect, loyalty and even love amidst the Comanches.
The Origin of Sorrow
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 224,130. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011 by Combustoica. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In the 1770s, the Jews of Frankfurt are trapped, both physically by the walls of the ghetto within which they must dwell, and in a larger sense by the rules of a society in which they are outcasts, legally debased and barely suffered to live. And yet within those confines they find life, in all its glories and tragedies. This rich novel is filled with real emotion, history, and characters.
Hangman's Point
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 175,260. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Hong Kong and southern China in 1857. An action-filled exotic world of crinolines and top hats; opium dens and clipper ships; betrayal and sudden death. Rich in detail, Hangman's Point brings to life a shocking murder, a sensational trial, a mass poisoning, a cruel slave trade and the desperate schemes of Chinese trying to the hated "foreign devils."
The Night the Stars Fell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,440. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Someone is murdering the men she loves. Throughout it all, the one thing Catharine "Cat" Taylor can depend on is the friendship of her lifelong companion Lizzie, a plantation slave. Then Lizzie is sold. Now Cat must decide - do nothing, or risk everything to save her friend and to bring a murderer to justice. Either way, the decision may cost Cat her life.
Failure in Philadelphia?
Series: 1787 and the Philadelphia Convention. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,440. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
It's the hot, miserable summer of 1787 in Philadelphia. Will the delegates at the Grand Convention succeed or fail at their mission? Will they amend the Articles of Confederation as instructed? Or are they up to something else? This historically based novel follows the story through the eyes of a young British immigrant who is keeping an eye on the delegates throughout the summer.
The Girl in the Lighthouse/All That is Beautiful
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 211,960. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Value eBook combines the first two books in the Arrington series. Now available on Kindle and Nook. This option is perfect for readers who don't especially enjoy cliffhagers (as in book 1).
A Terrible Beauty
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 115,850. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011 by Newcastlewest Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The penal colony in Western Australia is escape-proof...but that is about to change. Sentenced to seven years transportation, Mary Claire O'Dwyer is determined to free the Fenian rebels whose support has landed her on a prison ship bound for the end of the earth. She will find allies in a foreign land where a Royal Marine's scarlet coat can be another deception.
Asenath
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,140. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011 by Imajin Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Two Destinies...One Journey of Love In a humble fishing village on the shores of the Nile lives Asenath, a fisherman's daughter who has everything she could want. Until her perfect world is shattered. Is Asenath doomed to a lifetime of losing everything and everyone she loves?
The Last Sigh of the Moor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011 by Camden Park Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Historical » General
There is a place, outside the walls of Granada, and in the shadow of the mighty Alhambra, where history tells us the city's last caliph turned and wept at the sight of his beautiful, lost city... and, perhaps, at the loss of the friend who betrayed her.
Enter Freely
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Many years after their pursuit and killing of Count Dracula, Dr. John Seward receives a letter from his former professor, Van Helsing, asking him to visit. But from the moment Seward arrives in Van Helsing’s Amsterdam, he begins to feel that something terrible is afoot, and that the adventure he and the professor shared so long ago is not over yet.
Immortal War The Tears of Lillith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,110. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Lilith stood upon the great mountain Atlen as she looked down upon those who served her. For a thousand years she had endured the cruel treatment of Enlil after he had created the bounty that lay below her. Her rage grew as Lilith gazed angrily at those he loved above all others, those he adored more than his own kind. The Immortal War loomed in the distance and Lilith could not stop it.
Rhuddlan
Price: Free! Words: 249,130. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
William Longsword, illegitimate son of Henry II of England, has been sent into exile in northern Wales. His nemesis, Earl Hugh of Chester, has retreated to a manor in Wales after a disastrous defeat at Henry's hands. The two resume their rivalry on this foreign ground, a conflict which expands to involve wives, lovers, local chiefs and a neighboring abbey.
Three Treasures
Price: Free! Words: 74,820. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Young apothecary Micah Judd is caught up in the stirring events of 1643 when the Civil War comes to Dorchester and deadly adventure seeks him out. Set against the background of real events in those wild times, Three Treasures will appeal to all who enjoy a story of adventure, intrigue and love, and which brings to life the places and people of long ago and the deadly struggle which divided them.