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Fiction » Historical » General
The Unquiet Land by Ron Duffy
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 105,380. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The newly ordained Father Padraig returns to his home village of Corrymore as its new priest. The mission he has set himself in addition to his parochial duties is to save the souls" of the proud, pagan fisherman Finn MacLir and his daughter Caitlin by converting them to Christianity...
The Quadrant: At the Mother of Waters by Kimberly Raikes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 150,930. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
First in a 3-volume narrative journey set in 19th century New England and on the high seas. Against the backdrop of conflicting traditions and beliefs, this shared account traces the unveiling merger of three unlike mariners—a Maine sea captain, a ship’s doctor, and a Welsh gypsy seaman—whose journey ultimately unites their lives and cultures, even as it divides their families and communities.
Provenance by Ronald Florence
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,870. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Words Matter. Provenance is a novel about two ancient books that link the lives of ordinary people across centuries and continents. The locales and the books are real. The story is a mystery and an unforgettable tale of love, passion, yearning, and trust.
THE LAST TRUE ARYAN by David Jay Ramsden
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100,280. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The bunker Berlin 1945; Hitler passes the Reich Scroll to his beloved Joseph Beck, the face behind the Hitler Youth posters. Beck is given orders to take the Scroll and build the Fourth Reich. With three close guards he escapes Germany and settles in South Africa and begins the task of forming the next fascist regime. Sam Ferris stands in his way. An epic story
Steel Queen by Jorgen Flood
Series: Steel Warfare, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,280. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
STEEL QUEEN is the second of five adventure stories dealing with World War II tank warfare. Each story can be read independently. We follow two cousins that end up on opposite sides in the war. STEEL QUEEN introduces Tommy Fletcher, a tank commander in France 1940. The story takes him to North Africa in 1942, where he meets an Italian nurse. THIS BOOK IS ONLY 99 CENTS.
Titanic - Letters in the Ocean by Jessica Hassett
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays, Fiction » Historical » General
Three strangers, three classes - one fateful night... This is a part fact, part fiction piece about (possible) life on board the ill-fated ship
Sedili by Bas van Wersch
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,500. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Sedili is a small village on the east coast of Malaysia. In an almost magical way Willem van Lier gets involved in the aftermath of an investigation his father conducted over a century ago concerning the illegal commercial activities of a Chinese businessman on behalf of Japan, which was heading for war.Reality and eastern mysticism are entangled in an imperceptible way.
Ridderzaal - Tea Plantation by J H Ellison
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 129,300. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Experience Mark Roger's adventures in the exotic Far East where he falls in love with Abbie, a British diplomat's daughter, while building his financial empire. Mark's adventures takes him to the Philippines, Indonesia, Sri Lanka and mysterious India.
Angels At Sunset by Tom Mach
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,570. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Historical » General
After witnessing the 1871 Chicago fire, attempting in 1901 to deliver a request for support for suffragists from President McKinley on the day he was shot, and jailed in 1917 for picketing for women’s rights, Jessica is returning to Kansas unaware of a revengeful man following-intent on murdering her family.
Ice Haven by Stuart Wilson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,130. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures(5.00 from 1 review)
Based on a true historical adventure as recorded in the diary of Gerrit de Veer, Ice Haven is the story of the first ever shipwreck and overwintering within the Arctic Circle in 1596.
A Perfect Madness by Frank H. Marsh
Price: Free! Words: 111,330. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012 by Brandylane Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish(4.67 from 9 reviews)
It is the autumn of 1938 when Julia Kaufmann meets Erich Schmidt while studying medicine at the German University in Prague. With Hitler’s army soon to invade the city and the terror of World War II looming, it is the worst of times for a Jew and a German to fall in love.
Dunkle Häfen - Band 2 by Elin Hirvi
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 129,170. Language: German. Published: April 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 18th Century
Band 2. Versailles 1714. Ramis kann ihrem tödlichen Schicksal knapp entrinnen und flieht nach Versailles. Sie findet Aufnahme am Hof und und versucht alles, um ihre wahre Identität zu verbergen. Doch die Vergangenheit lässt sich nicht abschütteln und holt sie wieder ein. Und mit ihr kehren alte Bekannte zurück... Historischer Roman, zweibändig. Entspricht 450-550 Printseiten
The Muse and Other Stories of History, Mystery, and Myth by Lillian Stewart Carl
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,850. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Historical » General
A single-author collection of thirteen short stories exploring the mystery, magic, and myth of history. Twelve were especially commissioned for print theme anthologies (and three of those were reprinted in “Best Of” anthologies). One was published in Realms of Fantasy Magazine. The collection includes Author’s Notes and an essay on writing short historical mystery.
Dunkle Häfen - Band 1 by Elin Hirvi
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 174,030. Language: German. Published: March 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Dunkle Leidenschaften und die Flucht vor den Schatten der Vergangenheit. Band 1. England, 1690. Ein junges Mädchen ohne Namen und Vergangenheit kommt in den alten Moloch London, einer Stadt, die zwischen Pracht, Macht und Elend schwankt. Historischer Roman, zweibändig. Entspricht 600-700 Printseiten
The Years Between by Margaret Bacon
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 92,180. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » General
After the War, Northrop Hall becomes a Home for disabled soldiers. It is run by Dr Bramley, helped by his wife, Diana, who soon realises that he is more interested in his work than he is in her. But it is his work which brings about the chance meeting between Diana and Sebastian, who had loved each other before the war.
Bytown by Steve Wheeler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,050. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Historical » General
Seventeen year old ROB MACLEAN lives on a farm on the Ottawa River in the 1830's. He dreams of going west with JUDITH MORGAN, daughter of local timber baron,SAM MORGAN. Their fathers are enemies. The violence of Bytown, the Shiner gang, BIG JOE MUFFERAW’s epic bareknuckle match with the Royal Navy champion and Colonel JOHN BY's Rideau Canal project background the young people's struggle.
De Duivelshand toccata by Django Mathijsen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: Dutch. Published: March 22, 2012 by e-Publikant. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Het levensverhaal van de legendarische driehandige organist Manu Triablo. Geboren als wees in Haarlemmerbroek in 1666 werd hij zijn leven lang door de Kerk achtervolgd omdat hij de antichrist zou zijn. Muziek werd zijn redding, maar ook zijn ondergang. Maar hij liet de wereld een prachtige erfenis na.
Dawn - at eventide by Geo. F Tytherleigh
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 107,840. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European(5.00 from 1 review)
‘Dawn – at eventide’ is set during the First World War and tells the supernatural tale of two soldiers who stumble upon a legend which concerns a knight of the Middle Ages who falls in love with a peasant girl. The ruling aristocracy take umbrage and the knight disappears. The girl awaits his return through the ensuing centuries. One of the soldiers discovers that he is the knight returned.
The Prince Must Die by Valentina Gurarie
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,620. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Crown Prince is dead. Was it a suicide or a murder? Who killed the Prince? Victor Moritz investigates. With his daughter Emily, he follows the tangled paths of guilt leading in several directions at once. More often than not, it is easier to explain Death than to solve Life. What if the hand that pulled the trigger and the head that willed it to do so don’t belong to the same body, dead or alive?
La Jubilacion del Pirata y otras Leyendas by Bernabe Perez
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,670. Language: Spanish. Published: March 14, 2012 by Jaguar Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Esta es una recopilación de leyendas de todo el mundo. El lector encontrará aquí una amena colección de leyendas desde antiguas hasta urbanas. Algunas son simpáticas, otras son de horror. Este es material que ha circulado de boca en boca y ha crecido hasta tomar vida y forma escrita, bajo la pluma magistral de Bernabé Pérez, conocido columnista, autor de "Cuéntame tu Sueño" y "Leyendas".