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Fiction » Historical » General
Wilberchen’s gift by Maurice Gerard O'Sullivan
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 89,060. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » General
Drew Foley, Emeritus Professor of law, receives a mysterious and cryptic invitation from Wilberchen, an ancient war time associate, to attend the very last 4th of July celebration of the Berlin Brigade, before it is deactivated by President Clinton. It was never too late for justice and Wilberchen’s gift to an aging Senator Jensen would belatedly pay for war crimes committed half a century before.
A Wider Stream - A Prequel to Beltane by Christine Malec
Price: Free! Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
In 16th century France, physical courage is not on the list of skills deemed appropriate for a young noblewoman’s education, and Margarete cannot understand why she is consistently encouraged to cultivate it. Her teacher is an uncommon woman who knows well its value. the means by which young Margarete begins to learn self-possession, and to first glim
Joseph Balsamo (Tome I à IV) by Tyché Tyché
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 456,480. Language: French. Published: August 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » General
Les «Mémoires d'un médecin» est une suite romanesque qui a pour cadre la Révolution Française et qui comprend «Joseph Balsamo», «le Collier de la reine», «Ange Pitou» et la «Comtesse de Charny». Cette grande fresque, très intéressante sur le plan historique, captivante par son récit, a une grande force inventive et une portée symbolique certaine.
God's Experiment by Andrew Carless
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,330. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Not many believers in the west seem to speak or act as if they really consider that God is in charge of the world and directing events. This book is the diary of a being with no such inhibitions. So far as the diarist is concerned the Supreme Being is making a disastrous experiment with the human race which he hopes will be doomed to failure.
The Second Sight by Lake Larsen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,510. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Historical » General
Landon Locke is an attorney who loses his eyesight and suffers through a dark descent into suicidal despair. But he employs philosophy as a recourse and discovers powers hidden inside himself: powers that had been lying dormant. Take a look into the life of the blind. Let Landon be your guide toward ‘The Second Sight.'
False Steps: The Space Race as It Might Have Been by Paul Drye
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 91,030. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General, Fiction » Historical » General
A popular history of the many spacecraft that might have taken us to space, but that fell short for one reason or another. Based on meticulous research from the best available sources, including those long kept secret in Russian archives. With more than two dozen images and diagrams of the space projects that never quite got off the ground.
Into the Void by Emma Stein
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,410. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » General
The country of Anglina is teeming with social upheaval, and its officials have found an unlikely hero in a philosopher and social activist named Horace. The government has appointed him to undertake a journey around the world to learn the secret of other countries’ success. Unfortunately for Horace, most of the societies he visits turn out to be drastically different from what he expects.
The Rebel’s Daughter by Anita Seymour
Series: The Woulfes of Loxsbeare, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,390. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Helena Woulfe, the daughter of a wealthy Exeter nobleman leads a privileged life, however, when rebellion sweeps the West Country, her family is caught in its grip. After Monmouth’s bloody defeat in battle at Sedgemoor, Helena sets off for Somerset to find the three missing members of her family.
The Goldsmith’s Wife by Anita Seymour
Series: The Woulfes of Loxsbeare, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,690. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
It is 1688 and in London, and Helena has what she always wanted, respectability and security, although her brothers remain a worry - Aaron schemes in Holland with the Prince of Orange to depose the reigning king James II, and Henry carries his own sorrow, pining for another man's wife.
Mary Russell's War by Laurie R. King
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,600. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
On a day in August 1914, the Great War begins in Europe, while across the world in San Francisco a young girl starts a journal. Mary Russell’s weekly entries follow the fighting in northern France and the Pacific, until trauma catches up with her, and sets her on a path that will lead her to Sherlock Holmes, and becoming "The Beekeeper’s Apprentice." With illustrations.
Cafeneaua Coanei Europa, Vol.II by Florian Olteanu
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 12,090. Language: Romanian. Published: August 2, 2015 by EdDigitala. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Historical » General
Ca și precedentul, volum, cartea de față ”Cafeneaua Coanei Europa”, îi invită pe cititori să afle detalii din politica internațională europeană, dar și evoluții românești contemporane, expuse într-un stil plăcut, ”de cafenea”, de forum de discuții, fără a se depărta însă de o expunere exactă și științifică a conceptelor analizate, a implicațiilor multiple ale evenimentelor dezbătute.
A White Man's War - An Historical Novel of the Boer War and Mafeking by Graham Watkins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,640. Language: British English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Themba Jabulani is sentenced to death, by firing squad, for stealing a kid goat. His crime; trying to save his family from starving. The railway yards at Mafeking, surrounded by 6000 Boer commandos, are the key to communications between Bulawayo and Kimberley. This is a war with strange rules. A war where innocents will be sacrificed and heroes made.
The Last Jew of Kabul by Jamie.B Ernstein
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,930. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
History, travel and love One mans life in one of the World's most beautiful and tragic countries on our planet. Based on a true story, on political manipulations and ideologies, on the quest for power and money and on a forbidden love that is tested by everything that life and death can throw at it.
Operation Parliament by Peter Horstead
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,710. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The sound of a ghostly Lancaster Bomber, its engines struggling and misfiring, has haunted the old airfield for sixty years. In 1943, Johnnie Sanderson and his crew were seven brave young men who had volunteered to fight the tyranny of Nazi Germany from the air, flying the Lancaster Bomber, they had christened ‘Gloria', with 599 Squadron RAF.
Memories of a Distant Future by M.D. Robinson
Series: The Way of the Horse. Price: Free! Words: 93,720. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literary collections » Native American
A young man thrown into an unknown world where what he once knew is gone but strangely the same. Old places seem familiar, just lack man's overarching influence. Then he finds the inhabitants of this world and they don't seem so strange after all.
Hamelin by Eric Marcelo
Price: Free! Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Seven hundred years after the events described in the folktale of the Pied Piper, the town of Hamelin is celebrating the anniversary of the original story. But what if the story is true? What if the Pied Piper is real? And what if he came back?
Muggins Rules by Russ Crossley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Canada
It's 1944 in France, over a month after the bloody D-Day landings. Allied armies are engaged in a life and death struggle against a determined German army. The outcome of the war hangs in the balance.
The Scapegoats: What If War Is Perpetrated For The Wrong Reasons? by S.R. Pessoa
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,300. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The Scapegoats is a captivating historical thriller based on the famous assassination that triggered the First World War. Filled with suspense, mystery and romance, the story will immerse the reader into a network of politics, intrigue and espionage that will help you understand, in a breathless pace, the historical context behind this tragic conflict and solve a mystery hidden for 100 years.
Condor: Flying in Drake's Wake by N. Beetham Stark
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,080. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Condor is a young man who is in love with the sea, but his twin brother, Hugh, does not share his passion. Thirst for adventure puts the two young men on a ship with Francis Drake. When his brother mysteriously disappears, Condor risks the wrath of Drake on several occasions while he seeks his brother both in Panama and Europe. This is a story of brotherly devotion, greed, cruelty and revenge.