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The Ardeatine Connection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 147,110. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
An American visiting relatives in Italy becomes involved in a search for Church documents, which become linked to the Church’s involvement in crimes perpetrated during World War II up to the present.
Serpents in the Sun
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 161,770. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Bennett family moved to Jamaica after inheriting a coffee plantation in the Blue Mountains. This novel covers three generations of their lives, loves, triumphs and failures as the build an amazing, profitable plantation, producing some of the finest coffee in the world, and then run afoul of history.
Savannah Bound
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 97,870. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Lancashire cotton, Queen Victoria and Buffalo Bill. In 1896 cotton bestrode the world. Suzannah from Savannah and Ben from The Peak District are drawn into Manchester. Can they escape the malevolent entwines of Mr. John and the smart young men of business? Can Suzannah escape her small cotton town roots. Will she succeed?
Hemlock
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,060. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Boudica (Boadicea)a Viking Princess married an Iceni King Prasatugas, to live in England, which was under Roman occupation. Who made her drink Hemlock?
Legend of the Lonely Hart
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 89,860. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Chrys Hart was 17, she emptied her sister’s bank account and fled from her family's New Mexico ranch, the Lonely Hart. She started a new life in San Francisco and was written off by her family. Now, fifteen years later, she returns for her mother’s funeral and uncovers a secret that unravels her family’s legendary past.
Las Vidas de Felix V
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 119,340. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Las vidas de Félix V es la historia de un huérfano bajo el tutelaje de un poderoso miembro de la elite de la Santa Sede.
North with Franklin: The Lost Journals of James Fitzjames
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 116,660. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Based on original letters and diaries, North with Franklin recreates an officer's journal covering the tragic fate of Sir John Franklin's doomed Arctic expedition of 1845. "A richly re-imagined fable." The Arctic Book Review.
The Weeping Chamber
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,900. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Simeon's life is falling apart, and he fears he may never see his wife and daughter again. As he arrives in Jerusalem for Passover, he is looking for a miracle. In this novel, Sigmund Brouwer retells the passion of Christ through the eyes of one man as he experiences an astonishing encounter with Christ in his last hours of life.
The Crown and the Kingdom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 205,030. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Adultery. Politics. Deceit. True love. Cruelty. No, it's not a novel about Washington, DC in the 21st century, but about France and England in the 14th century. Come explore the exciting world of kings and princesses, popes and outlaws, and know .... that it's all true!
The Year of the Rat
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,880. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Too soon after the second Big War and occupation by the Japanese army, Shanghai in 1948 faces occupation by Mao Tse-tung's army. The affluent foreigners believe this is just another civil war and will stay, but the Russian refugees who escaped the 1917 Bolshevik revolution know they will be killed.
La Venganza de Leonardo da Vinci
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 62,750. Language: Spanish. Published: June 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
La Venganza de Leonardo da Vinci, por José Orbi, trata de dos semanas de locura y maldad en la vida de Leonardo da Vinci. Es una novela de intriga y de inquebrantable suspenso que toma lugar en Milán, durante el Renacimiento.
Norbury's Confession
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,480. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
"Norbury's Confession" is a historical fiction novel spanning the twentieth century, showing how the lives of the wealthy, patrician Norbury family of New York crosses paths with the Lambies, a hard working farm family from Minnesota. Set against the rise and fall of the asbestos industry in America, the story asks the question; "is it still murder if the only weapon used is a lie?
A Cottage In Donegal, Mary Doherty's Story
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,600. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
"A Cottage in Donegal" opens in 1919 with a rural Irish woman chronicling her husband's death and burial. In the depth of grief she feels the need to record everything so that she will not forget him. Mary is an old woman, with over eighty years of experiences and memories. Her story draws the reader into a 19th century Irish country woman’s life. The book is written in memoir form.
Cenacolo
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 64,450. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Joseph Orbi's Cenacolo is a novel based on the award winning play of the same title, dealing with two harrowing weeks in the life of Leonardo da Vinci. It is a historical novel of intrigue, unbearable suspense and forbidden love. Its principal characters are some of the giants of the Renaissance; Leonardo Da Vinci, Niccòlo Machiavelli, Ludovico Sforza and Çesare Borgia.
The Night's Dark Shade: A Novel of the Cathars
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,660. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
"From the first page, Vidal draws the reader into a vibrant world of action and emotion. Raphaelle de Miramande is an engaging young heroine, bravely facing physical and moral dangers and dilemmas in search of truth and love. Vidal's novel captures the spirit of the Middle Ages." ~Stephanie A. Mann, author of Supremacy and Survival
Admiral Rundel (book 9 of 9 of the Rundel Series)
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
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)
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)
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
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.