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Three Bells & Newtonia
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 7 . Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 6,270. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Two short stories are presented about American frontier life in the 1800s. Three Bells- -Settlers on remote Indiana farms prepare for attacks from Chief Blackhawk's warriors. What happens one fateful night changes everyone forever. Newtonia--Compassion is found by settlers on the frontier, caught between warring armies as the Civil War rages in southwest Missouri.
Roaring River
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 6 . Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Bushwhackers ambush two men, killing one. The survivor leads a posse to track down the band of killers, leading to an epic battle.
I Followed the Wolf, Buck's Story, the prequel/sequel to Where the Mockingbird Sang
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 132,640. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
I am Nathanial James Buchannan, Buck, and been so since I was born. I lived most of my life on the frontier, from a cabin in the wilderness, to a Cherokee village, to the cities in the east, to the mountains in the west, and back again. Mine’s a good story. I don’t like the writing, I do like the telling, and I hope y’all enjoy the reading. I've sure enjoyed the living.
Zenobia - Birth of a Legend
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,740. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Meet Zenobia, the desert girl, the brilliant warrior who rose from obscurity to challenge Rome for the supremacy of her world.Historical fiction, young adult. A rare combination of action and education, horses and history, social issues and romance, warriors and critical thinkers.
The Empty Hammock
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,400. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Workaholic, Ana Mendez, was certain that her mother was getting senile, when she said she found a treasure chest in the back yard. After unsuccessfully trying to open the old treasure chest, Ana fell asleep in a hammock, and woke up in the year 1494 in Jamaica! It was the time of the Tainos, a time when life seemed simpler, but Ana knew that all of that was about to change.
Where the Mockingbird Sang, a novel of the Civil War
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 124,900. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Every life has moment where nothing is as it was before and will never be again. Such is the Battle of Port Gibson, Mississippi for Evans Atwood, a young 2nd Lieutenant in the Confederate Army. Through him the story of so many who sacrificed to be able to provide and protect freedom and their right to self determination comes to life. Whether in battle or at home, the evils of war touch all.
Swallowcliffe Hall 1939: Isobel's Story
Series: Swallowcliffe Hall. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,280. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
In the final part of the 'Swallowcliffe Hall' trilogy, Isobel comes to the shell of this once-beautiful house with her gas mask in 1939, to stay with her grandmother Polly. Rumours of war are everywhere and it's an anxious time, especially for Andreas, a Jewish boy Izzie meets in the village who has escaped from Nazi Germany. Can she help his family find sanctuary at the Hall too?
Swallowcliffe Hall 1914: Grace's Story
Series: Swallowcliffe Hall. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,910. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
'Downton Abbey' from the servants' perspective! It's 1914, and war is about to change the lives of the Vye family and their servants at Swallowcliffe Hall. The young men are going off to fight, while wounded soldiers arrive at the Hall to convalesce. Polly Perkins' daughter Grace, a reluctant kitchenmaid, may escape from the servants' hall, but can she ever find love beyond her social class?
Swallowcliffe Hall 1890: Polly's Story
Series: Swallowcliffe Hall. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,860. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
For 'Downton Abbey' fans! Scandal, romance and intrigue in a grand English country house: Swallowcliffe Hall, home to the Vye family and their servants. As under-housemaid, Polly Perkins is expected to be seen and not heard, and nobody notices the quiet girl who cleans up after them. But soon Polly uncovers dark secrets lurking behind the Hall's elegant facade; secrets that will end in tragedy.
Marius' Mules III: Gallia Invicta
Series: Marius' Mules, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 171,910. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
56bc. As Fronto and his friends winter in Rome, trouble is brewing in the north. The tribes of Armorica, driven to desperate action by the harsh rule of Crassus, raise their standards in defiance of the Roman eagle causing a chain reaction that threatens everything the legions of Caesar have achieved. Can the general's commanders stamp out the fires of rebellion before the whole of Gaul is ablaze?
Wittenberg
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 27,080. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A prequel to Shakespeare's Hamlet. To win his lady’s favor, a Swedish soldier conspires to kidnap Hamlet off the streets of Wittenberg, unaware that Hamlet's brother has come in secret to woo the lady for himself.
Daniel's Garden
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,100. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Gripping Civil War novel about losing Paradise and gaining Hell.
Grass Dance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,600. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
After Custer’s defeat at the Little Bighorn in June of 1876, North West Mounted Policeman Braden Flynn is assigned the task of escorting the fleeing Sioux into Canada with the U. S. Calvary in hot pursuit. While doing so, he falls in love with Sitting Bull’s niece, Dancing Bird, but must overcome the clash between two governments and the decline of a proud people to win her love.
Willow's Way
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,090. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Former professional clown, Inspector Steven Gravel of the Northwest Mounted Police takes his job very seriously. But when he approaches nearby Dawson Cattle Ranch to supply beef to a newly established fort, he finds that owner and widower Cletis Dawson is more interested in marrying off his ripe middle daughter, Emily. But Willow, the oldest and thorniest of the three, captures Steven’s heart.
A Hoot Owl Moon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,740. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western, Fiction » Historical » General
A synopsis of A Hoot Owl Moon All young Samantha Evers wanted to do was visit her favorite cousin in Austin, Texas. Her much anticipated trip almost came to fruition until a savage band of Comanche attacks her stagecoach. Bound and determined to stay alive and eventually escape, she undergoes a life altering transformation that even she didn't see coming. This is her story.
The New Jerusalem
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 62,890. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The start of the Civil War brings even more violence to the seething Kansas-Missouri border. Newly widowed, Julia Anderson finds romance with a federal officer. When a federal prison collapses, killing sisters of confederate guerillas, Julia and Augusta head to Lawrence for safety but find that they have chosen the least safe spot in the country.
Whiskey Runner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,050. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Maggie Hayes loves careening a wagonload of bootleg whiskey across the Canadian prairie with the U.S. Calvary in hot pursuit. She’s been hauling rot-gut for her Pa ever since she’s been old enough to handle a team. Northwest Mounted Police surgeon Dr. Colin Fraser has his hands full when a nighttime raid on the Hayes bootleg whiskey operation brings back a desperately ill Maggie.
Finnegan's Gold
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,330. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Penniless, pregnant and on the run after killing her abusive lover in self defense, Jenny Hanson wonders if life gets any worse than this. She needs a place to have her baby and chaos of Dawson City in the midst of the Gold Rush seems just the place for her to disappear in plain sight. But, she hitches a ride with the man sent to bring her to justice, North West Mounted Policeman Mike Finnegan.
From His Mistress
Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 71,360. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Compelling story of the poet John Donne and Anne More’s clandestine courtship, secret marriage and the ensuing consequences of their having broken the conventions of that time. - One of history's greatest love stories!
City of Lace: A Novel of the Christmas Truce, 1914
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,210. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Dietrich Schiller was a young man from rural Bavaria. Fabe Culbertson was a young man from a city in northern England. They fought for different armies, held completely opposing beliefs, but their love of Christmas--and their desire for peace--united them for one beautiful day in December 1914. This is just one tale of the legendary Christmas Truce. This novel is fiction, but the Truce was real.