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Fiction » Historical » General
The Doña by Major Mitchell
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 121,100. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Shalako Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » General
She to California as a young bride in an arranged marriage. Now she owns seventy-five square miles of property bordering the Mokelumne River where gold has been discovered. They want her land and will stop at nothing, even if it means her murder. Mitchell’s research of the customs and traditions of the mining towns and the ranchos gives The Doña authenticity.” The Modesto Bee
Bound by Loyalty - Victoria Chronicles Trilogy, Book 1 by J. Robert Whittle
Series: Victoria Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 119,750. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Whitlands Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Nancy and Dan's friendship begins in 1900 in a Victoria BC orphanage. Tracing their lives for the next 20 years, Whittle writes with such passion and sensitivity, using actual events, facts, characters, and locations that his readers find it difficult to discern fact from fiction. Fans describe this series as awesome, entertaining, a refreshing change, and wonderfully educational for all ages.
Treason: The Violation of Trust by Janet Hudgins
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 86,410. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
"Treason" is about first settlers in colonial North America. They were Puritans in the 17th Century, Quakers in the 18th Century, in the Loyalist Diaspora to Shelburne, Nova Scotia after the American Revolution, and Canadian soldiers in the trenches of World War I. It is about their life and times, of the politic individuals who held sway, and the cause and effect of their use and abuse of power.
Druids by Barbara Galler-Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 134,400. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Hades Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Rhonwen, a healer, keeps the Druidic culture and practises alive in a land ravaged by a Roman civil war. Sworn by her Mother to a blood oath of vengeance, she must choose between fulfilling the promise or following her own heart`s path.
The Water Gate by Will Cowling
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,150. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Since the 1974 Watergate scandal, every subsequent scandal has carried the suffix "gate". If scandals are named after the Watergate Complex, what is Watergate named after? This novel tells the story of how Watergate may have gained its name.
Osama Bin Hiding (And his Love of Dr. Pepper) by Nicholas Galt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Historical » General(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A reporter is nabbed by men from the Taliban and is given a private audience with the most wanted man on the planet. Why? His captor keeps alluding to a game that is eons old. What game? What is I.T.H.A.S.G.A.? And what is it about Oh Henry chocolates and Dr. Pepper?
Clare: A Novel by Susan Lynn Peterson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 237,880. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011 by Alcuin Communications, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Clare Keane is fourteen years old when her mother dies of pneumonia in the tenement room they share in turn-of-the-century Cork, Ireland. Left with two younger brothers, her closest family thousands of miles away in St. Paul, Minnesota, Clare begins a dangerous journey that takes her from Cork through the port of Queenstown to Ellis Island, New York, and finally St. Paul.
Redemption by Mary Cote
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,480. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011 by Writers AMuse Me. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
The Bianchi family must deal with the corruption, sexual abuse, and explotiation in the Catholic Church in 1400's Rome. Chiara watches her brother, a priest, become corrupted in his desire to succeed, and turns to her friends, one of whom is a Jewish storekeeper with long-reaching ties to the Bianchis.
Saskatchewan by David Smith
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,320. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011 by Writers AMuse Me. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
A family saga about a Canadian prairies dynasty, the discovery of oil and a small rural town living in the shadow of a serial murderer.
Apache Tears by John Duncklee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,780. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » General
An Apache youth, stolen from his home after a massacre, is forced into slavery. The young man dreams of freedom and hungers for revenge. Join Kaetin on his journey through life as he seeks freedom and deals with the bitterness of revenge. Walk beside him as he meets the White Eyes, Geronimo, and Pancho Villa. Will he accept the call to be an Apache warrior or does his life follow another trail?
Lizzie's Legacy - Lizzie Series, Book 4 by J. Robert Whittle
Series: Lizzie, Book 4. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 98,460. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011 by Whitlands Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Lizzie continues her plans to give women, and the poor, a voice in local politics at the same time discovering that a dear friend has returned from exile opening old wounds but giving her a brilliant idea. Following her 18th birthday, Lizzie, makes a life-changing decision to take on the greatest challenge of her young life. Don't miss this final chapter of Lizzie's story.
To Keep Away The Chill (and other victorian stories) by Carla René
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,860. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
A collection that ranges from ghosts on the open plains in the US, to High-Society London and back to mid-Western America, all during Queen Victoria's reign. Some are based on true stories and some are the way I wish things were, without all the rules and class distinctions.
The Last Letter by Kathleen Shoop
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,140. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
She wouldn’t have believed it if she hadn’t found the letter... Katherine's mother arrives on her doorstep, dying, forcing her to relive a past she wanted to forget. After years of anger, can Katherine find it in her heart to understand why her mother made the decisions that changed them all? Can she forgive and finally begin to heal before it’s too late? Will the letter set them free?
Streets of Hope - Lizzie Series, Book 3 by J. Robert Whittle
Series: Lizzie, Book 3. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 109,880. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011 by Whitlands Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Lizzie's empire continues to expand but her reputation and good deeds have now come to the attention of evil competitors. A visit to the farm in Hertfordshire includes an unexpected happy awakening but her journey to adulthood was never meant to be easy. She and Quon meet an unexpected and deadly adversary who changes their lives forever. Book 3 of 4
Rosedale In Love: The House of Mirth Revisited by Lev Raphael
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,930. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » General
In 1905 New York, Jewish financier Simon Rosedale plans to force his way into high society through marriage. But will Lily Bart, the impoverished society beauty he has his eye on, lower herself to marry a Jew? Written in a period voice, Rosedale in Love audaciously revisions Edith Wharton's The House of Mirth, offering readers a timeless American story of greed, envy, scandal, love and revenge.
Line by Line by Barbara Hacha
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 125,260. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The 1930s: As the Great Depression deepens and her family disintegrates, Maddy Skobel flees her central Ohio town—by freight train—determined to make her own way. Learning to survive as a hobo while facing hardship, danger, and violence, Maddy must discover her own resourcefulness and strengths.
Mùa Biển Động tập I - Những Đợt Sóng Ngầm by Nguyễn Mộng Giác
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,090. Language: Vietnamese. Published: April 25, 2011 by Kệ Sách eBook. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Mùa Biển Động tập I - Những Đợt Sóng Ngầm trường thiên tiểu thuyết lịch sử Nguyễn Mộng Giác ebook edition Kệ Sách xuất bản - 2011 Smashwords phát hành ISBN 978-1-4524-5759-8
Sol's Song by Janet Berliner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,750. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Berlin, 1922. World War I is over. Most of the world enjoys peace and prosperity, but Germany suffers. People dine on cats and dogs. German money is rapidly becoming worthless. Amid the problems, two boys--Solomon Freund, Jewish, and Erich Weisser, Catholic--declare themselves "brothers in blood." But as their friendship grows, so does Hitler's power over the German people.
The Comfort of the Shriek by Scott Crowder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 4 reviews)
When President Lincoln is shot dead, an apocalyptic cult worshiping in the swamps of Louisiana fears the end of days is near. When they find the apocalypse's angel buried in mud, they know it. One of them, though, has decided the angel is not theirs to fawn over, it's his. And he'll do anything at all to keep it...