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The Fiddler
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,230. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011 by Ideas into Books: Westview. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory, Fiction » Historical » General
"Return with THE FIDDLER to a time when aunts and uncles were just additional parents, when you could drowse in a porch swing, listening to murmurs of old tales. Dale Meador has created these folks who surely did live, love, laugh, work, worship, and raise their families here. You may already know them … just by other names." Corrynne Clements
Lake Superior Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,800. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011 by NetBound Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Pirates, thieves, shipwrecks, sexy women, lost gold, and adventure on the Lake Superior frontier. Nine stories, including "Wreck of the Marie Jenny," "The Bigg Man," "Wolf Killer," "Bullets Shine Silver in the Moonlight," and several more. This collection of stories filled with adventure, humor, thrills and suspense are expertly penned by Mikel B. Classen and published by NetBound Publishing.
Cochero
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 44,980. Language: Spanish. Published: August 2, 2011 by Emooby. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Es una historia costumbrista que recoge el ambiente republicano cubano de los primeros años. Es también un testimonio novelado en el que el narrador es José Fernández, “macho”, un hombre de apariencia común pero en realidad de sensibilidad nada corriente.
El vuelo del dragón
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 117,460. Language: Spanish. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » General
Puerto Rico, 1938. El gobernante de turno es Blanton Winship al momento en que Miguel Torres y Pedro González, un rojo y un fascista, llegan desde Madrid hacia las postrimerías de la Guerra Civil española con una misión de espionaje y una cadena de detonantes.
A Woman's Place
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,870. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
This is the story of two women, mother and daughter, based on true events. In 1899, Julia, at the age of twenty, travels on her own to New York in hot pursuit of the man whose child she carries. Living life with passionate intensity, across the social realm, Julia struggles to survive in turbulent times.
Twilight of the North
Series: Vikings, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,150. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
For 250 years the Vikings sailed the oceans. Their exploits are legendary. THE TWILIGHT OF THE NORTH recounts the exciting story of Erik Sigvaldsson. We follow him from the Battle of Stiklestad, as a member of the famous Varangian Guard in Byzantium, to the crucial Battle of Stamford Bridge. He also meets and fall in love with a slave girl.
Song of the Legions
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,840. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
‘Song of the Legions’ is the story of Napoleon Bonaparte’s Polish Legion, the forerunner of the French Foreign Legion. It is the great untold story of the Napoleonic Wars. It is also the true story of Ignatius Blumer, a half-Irish, half-Polish gentleman soldier, mercenary and pirate.
No Fences
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 129,310. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A powerful historical/fiction heart-warming family saga that passes through nearly eight decades and three generations, concluding with a twist in 2008. Beginning in 1925, the story is set in the South and the West and employs just the right amount of romance, intrigue, mystery, friendships, history and colorful characters to uncover the brutal politics of the plight of the Wild Horse of the West.
Kuchen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Lawyer F. Reed Hamlin has everything—money, success, a small amount of fame. But no close relationships, and no family. Until he hears on the news that police have caught a Vietnam protester who bombed a munitions site. An anti-war radical who has hidden for twenty years. An anti-war radical also known as Reed’s mother.
Five Jaguar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,620. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
In the capital of the Aztecs, powerful Tenochtitlan, young men are raised to be warriors. Huemac hopes to prove his courage and skill on the battlefield, to find love and honor and respect. When his brother returns from war with recognition and fame, how can Huemac escape his shadow? Pride and ambition may come between brothers when Huemac fears he will lose all he desires to the hero Five Jaguar.
The Beginning Thoughts and Recollections of Terry Dactyl
Price: Free! Words: 7,060. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A short story of the past. How much can you remember? Do you want to remember? Terry makes the effort and surprises himself. He tells the tale of how he saw the world through the eyes of a growing child in the 1940s.
Retreat From Rostov Part One
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,910. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011 by UCS PRESS. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
Here is how a feature in TIME magazine described Retreat From Rostov: The novel was a Russian rodeo of heroes, heroines, Nazi villains, Don Cossacks, foreign correspondents, soldiers, civilians, enough snow to bury an army, enough melodrama to burn out every fuse in Hollywood. This epic World War II novel was inspired by the first battle in which Hitler's armies suffered defeat.
Some Mother's Son
Series: Adult Bible Stories, Book 7. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 490. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Historical » General
A short story dedicated to all who have known the loss of innocence and the personal sadness of war. Please review the short story. Thanks
The Life and Times of Young Sonny Tompkins, Part 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,580. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In 1943, at the age of eighteen, Sonny Tompkins enlisted in the United States Army. He soon discovered that he had a remarkable special ability which the Army was eager to exploit. A whirlwind of events found him a Captain in the O.S.S. by age 20 and killing Nazis behind the lines in occupied Belgium and France. Follow his life and loves in this historical
The Principal of Rivington Street
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short story of Jewish fiction that takes place in 1920s New york. The entertainers are actual vaudeville characters. Both serious and humorous, the protagonist attempts to change his destiny.
In The Time Of Famine
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,350. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In 1845 a blight of unknown origin destroyed the potato crop in Ireland triggering a series of events that would change forever the course of Ireland’s history. The British government called the famine an act of God. The Irish called it genocide.
Mùa Biển Động - Tập II: Bão Nổi
Price: Free! Words: 97,000. Language: Vietnamese. Published: July 26, 2011 by Kệ Sách eBook. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian, Fiction » Historical » General
Nguyễn Mộng Giác Mùa Biển Động tiểu thuyết lịch sử Tập 2 – Bão Nổi Copyrighted by Nguyễn Mộng Giác Published by Kệ Sách eBook Publishing Center 2011 Smashwords edition ISBN: 978-1-4524-6852-5
India Minus-A Journey of Unfulfilled Dreams
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 13. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,580. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A story inspired by real life incidents! A saga that covers more than five decades. A story that will move you.
Threads of Darkness
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,320. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror, Fiction » Historical » General
This eBook is just over 30,000 words long. A collection of short horror stories, Threads examines the nature of darkness in four original tales by J.R. Leckman. Starting with the existence of ghosts in "They Don't Exist," Threads examines the mysteries of the "Anasazi," the end of the world in "Bucketheads," and ends with an Old West style ode to H.P Lovecraft with "The Quick and the Unholy."
Dark Streets of Whitechapel: A Jack The Ripper Mystery
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,650. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Historical » General
This is a heart-pounding historical thriller featuring Jack the Ripper. In New York City in 1888, Dr. Jack Lewiston, a respected surgeon and madman, escapes from custody and flees to London. Detective Henry Marboro is brought out of retirement and heads to London to find the doctor and bring him back to America--dead or alive--hopefully before any more prostitutes are murdered.