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Fiction » Historical » General
Admiral Rundel (book 9 of 9 of the Rundel Series) by N. Beetham Stark
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,030. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
British Port Admiral Benjamin Rundel struggles to maintain his sanity amongst piles of papers and petitioners. He finds a short release by getting command of the ship that takes Napoleon to St. Helena. Ben asks the little emperor some pointed questions at supper, getting some unexpected answers. When he retires, he builds a new life with friends and continues to find adventure on land and at sea.
Captain Rundel III - Bend on a Sail and Watch Me Fly by N. Beetham Stark
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,410. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In this historical novel of the British Navy in the 1800s, Captain Benjamin Rundel is sent to the White Sea to meet an informant with news on the progress of Napoleon’s army in Russia. When the informant fails to show and brigands waylay him in the night, he has to struggle hundreds of miles overland to his ship which is fast freezing into the White Sea. Book 8 of 9 in the Rundel series.
Captain Rundel II - Give Me a Fair Wind (book 7 of 9 of the Rundel Series) by N. Beetham Stark
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,610. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Captain Benjamin Rundel struggles with ship wreckers and the capture of the wrong ship after a peace treaty has been signed. He is sent to the Caribbean with a crew of 'goalies' who want no part of sailing or war. He and his friend, Tom, end up chasing gold in Australia with endless adventures and mighty ice bergs in the Antarctic. Book 7 of 9 in the Rundel series; 1806-1809.
Captain Rundel I - Trafalgar and Beyond (book 6 of 9 of the Rundel Series) by N. Beetham Stark
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 131,080. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Benjamin Rundel serves aboard Lord Nelson’s ship at Trafalgar, attends his funeral, survives the storm afterwards and finally meets his lady love. After a short courtship, he is engaged to her and sets off for the Pacific with orders to evaluate the west coast of America to see if there are resources that England can use when the war ends. After dealing with a mutiny, he returns home.
The Spring On Delaney by Benjamin Kensey
Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Historical » General
Albert Mullard's family, living in a small Southern town in the final years of the 19th Century, strike it rich when pure spring water begins bubbling up in their backyard. Albert and his sister, Jenny, are less interested in the implications of sudden wealth, happy enough that the cursed ants are drowned and their old dog Liberty has something cool to drink.
Terra Incognita by Libi Astaire
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,920. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011 by Aster Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
When Vidal Bonet returns to Catalonia to revive his dying village, he has no idea that his plan for the future will uncover a deeply buried secret about the village's past: they are all descendants of Anusim - Spanish Jews who were forced to convert to Christianity during the Middle Ages. Poignant and comic, Terra Incognita will resonate with anyone who has gone on a quest to discover their past.
Humble Launching, A Story of a Little Boy Growing Up at Sea (Book 1 of 9 in the Rundel Series) by N. Beetham Stark
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,230. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
This is the story of an orphaned young English boy growing up at sea in the 18th century and facing many challenges from the four terrible ship’s boys to a vindictive leftenant. We experience the Napoleonic Wars through his eyes and those of his friend, Thomas Murphy. It is pumped with action and still shows the challenges that will make Benji a fine captain under often near impossible odds.
We Three Kings - King Richard II, King Henry IV and King Henry V by N. Beetham Stark
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,440. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
This book brings to life King Richard II, King Henry IV and King Henry V of England, described sometimes as "Bad king, fair king and good king." Through the eyes of two Irish brothers, we travel with these kings from 1377-1422 A.D. through Wales, England and France, reliving the battles of Shrewsbury and Agincourt and experiencing everyday trials and victories.
The White Ship A Story of the Twelfth Century Titanic by K. T. Fanning
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 68,550. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The White Ship was the twelfth century Titanic, the most catastrophic maritime disaster of the Middle Ages. Of the 300 aboard, only one man survived.
Liberty & Opportunity by Ross Richdale
Price: Free! Words: 117,050. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General(3.00 from 1 review)
In 1898 Amanda elopes with Jack and develops a publishing empire. Daughter, Dorothy falls in love with a soldier about to be charged for desertion from the trenches in WW1. In World War 11, Cindy becomes a Land Girl in war torn England and tragedy strikes the family. Each period has drama and sometimes tragedy, but vividly illustrates the determination of each woman to enrich her life through
Spy in the House of Fitzwalter by D. Cullen Nolan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 178,880. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Spy in the House of Fitzwalter is a medieval tale of treachery, tenacity, and truth; of swords and lies, conquerors and spies. Follow Robert de London from Morocco to England and France, while he wages war with whispers in the chapel and swords on battlefields of blood. Whom does he serve, King John or Baron Fitzwalter?
Skinner At The International by Del Lonnquist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,150. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
During the 1950's the author worked as a window cleaner on buildings in Minneapolis, St. Paul, Chicago, and elsewhere. Some crew members would have been called the homeless of the fifties. This story may bring new understanding about the homeless of today.
Bold Conquest by Virginia Henley
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,240. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Guy de Montgomery's Norman invaders sweep across the English countryside to claim Godstone Hall and its fairest prize of war, Lillyth. She is irresistibly drawn to this virile conqueror who woos her to a sensuous surrender. Bold Conquest is a classic tale of loyalty and passion that sizzles with white-hot intensity.
Leonardo: Masterpieces in Milan by Catherine McGrew Jaime
Series: The Travels of da Vinci, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,450. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Leonardo da Vinci came to Milan a broke, unemployed artist. He left Milan 16 years later as a broke, unemployed artist, fleeing the French. But in the years in between he worked for Duke Lodovico, painting the Last Supper, designing an Equestrian Monument, planning several wedding festivities, and much more. If you enjoyed Leonardo the Florentine, you will enjoy Leonardo: Masterpieces in Milan!
Turnbull's Slaves: A Minorcan Story by Donald H Sullivan
Price: $2.35 USD. Words: 23,390. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
The Minorcans of Florida is a story of white slavery, based on the Minorcan slaves at the British colony established at New Smyrna, Florida from 1763 to 1783. The story centers around 15 year old Miguel Ortegas, who is orphaned when his father dies on board ship during the trip from Minorca to Florida. He and the girl he loves endure many hardships and dangers.
Vague Souvenir by Claude Lambert
You set the price! Words: 83,950. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(4.00 from 1 review)
Vague Souvenir: a World War 2 novel. Marine Leroy is a French child fiercely attached to her tutor. She will be betrayed: her family is divided between the Fascists and the members of the Resistance; for some, the war turns division into opportunity. Lyman Hall is a young American economist who dreams of world peace. Their dreams are shattered, but can any good possibly come out of the war?
The Man Who Sold the Roman Empire by Gavin Chappell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,870. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Ancient Rome under the mad Emperor Commodus. Laetus, head of the emperor's bodyguard, knows that his master must be removed for the good of the Empire. But who is best suited to replace him, and how can they prepare for the coup without attracting the paranoid Emperor's suspicion? Laetus will have to resort to desperate measures before order can be restored. But at what price?
Rock Rising Above the Water by Ian Ard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,480. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Based on true events, the story of Enzo Bardelli unfolds when his grandson asks him about the murder that, until now, had always been a family secret.
The Parthian by Peter Darman
Series: The Parthian Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 233,780. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
The story of Pacorus, a prince of the Parthian Empire who is captured by the Romans and sent to Italy to live out the rest of his days as a slave. But fate intervenes and he is freed by a gang of runaway gladiators led by a man named Spartacus. This is the epic tale of the Spartacus slave revolt, as told by the man who fought by his side.