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Battle For No Man's Land
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,310. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » General
Slim Raymond had a good business and a good wife but he couldn't measure up to his father-in-law. He talked his wife into moving to a new land where the land was free for the taking. The only problem was holding on to it. If Mother Nature or the insects or the animals didn't try to get it back, there were the Road Trotters. They were the worst animals of all.
Cleopatra’s Daughter, Queen of Mauritania
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 67,150. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Cleo was queen of North Africa as great a ruler as her mother maried to the greatest scholar of the time Juba II. The only surviving child of her mother. An extraordinary woman almost unknown, but she should be. An afictionalized story of her life in Egypt, Rome, and North Africa.
Confessions of a Courtesan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,580. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
From the harsh streets of 18th century London, Lizzie Cane rose to become the most successful, sought-after courtesan in England! Mistress of earls, dukes and even a prince, she lived a luxurious life that was not without its perils. A single misstep could spell disaster! Then, at the height of her career, she risked everything she'd struggled to gain by breaking the courtesan's cardinal rule!
Rufus Steele 1943
Series: Rufus Steele Adventure, Book 3. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 35,630. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Third book in the Rufus Steele Adventure Series. The year 1943 finds Captain Rufus Steele and PFC Henry Murphy in the midst of World War II's Italian Campaign--Steele as army surgeon, Murphy as a member of the Corps of Engineers. Though both are assigned to units in southern and central Italy, each man experiences a different type of action and a different view of the war.
Afternoon Tea
Series: Romantic Suspense Collection by Jody R. LaGreca, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,280. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Award-winning poet, Jody R. LaGreca, crafts a relentlessly riveting novel about high society of the Victorian Age. Enter this fascinating era in New England and witness a saga of forbidden love, the standards of high society and their irony unfold in Afternoon Tea, one unforgettably engrossing read; a masterful work by one of fiction’s most gifted talents.
The Final Testament of William Crook, Once a Bodyguard to the President
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A steadfast bodyguard who played too small a role in America’s first great national tragedy is haunted for a lifetime by what happened and how he didn't change the course of history.
Time Machine: 75k-30k PBE
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Historical » General
Imagine we have a time machine and we can look back at the past. Imagine we can see what really happened in the past. This short story looks at the period at the dawn of modern humanity, maybe this is how it really happened. Join us for this short look at human history, 75,000-30,000 years before the present.
Arkansas Storm and Captain Jonathan Buzzard
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 3. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Contains two short stories from the American frontier of the 1800s . . . Arkansas Storm is the tale about pioneers traveling the big rivers of America on flatboats, when they run into a storm that threatens their lives and the loss of all they own. Captain Jonathan Buzzard is an action-packed tale. Brazen and courageous, he takes on outlaws threatening a pioneer's family on a remote Ohio farm.
Abraham
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 2. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Young raw-recruit Abraham is exposed to the terror of war during the Battle for New Orleans. A frontiersman provides the wisdom to help him survive and become a man.
Smoke
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 8. Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Short Story about the American frontier in the 1800s. Prairies are one of God’s greatest gifts, but these can also turn deadly. Pioneers take desperate measures to save everything they have created.
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: 5,170. 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.
The Empty Hammock
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,070. 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: 64,260. 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: 62,530. 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: 51,850. 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: $3.99 USD. Words: 171,910. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
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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.