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Hidden in the Early Light
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,820. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Katy was 16 when the hard times came. Her father disappeared in the night and her mother left her with a tiny baby sister. She was suddenly thrust into the role of caretaker. It was a responsibility she didn’t want. The farming life was not for her and now she had to find a way to survive and to keep her younger brothers from starving. How could she ever be free of a life she hadn’t chosen?
The Marshal's Lover
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,940. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
The world knows her as an actress and courtesan, the mistress of one of Napoleon’s glittering inner circle, but Elza (aka Ida St Elme) is more than that. Only a few besides her beloved Michel know she is a secret agent in Napoleon’s service, a confidential spy who works directly for the Emperor himself. Even fewer know that she is also a Companion, an old soul who has lived many lives.
Peace Time
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,060. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Aurelio Mercado was one of the individuals who attended the Conference of Industrial Arts Teachers in Baguio City in the last week of April, 1930. It was summer. He and Francisca just got married on the second Sunday of that month, after the end of classes of the 1929-1930 schoolyear. They were married by the Aglipayan parish priest of San Clemente in the Philippine Independent Church ...
Baro Xaimos: A Novel of the Gypsy Holocaust
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,490. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017 by Zimbell House Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The novel opens in the 1930’s on the eve of the formation of the Marzahn Camp. This camp was the prototype for concentration camps designed to contain, oppress and ultimately kill all Roma within Nazi occupied Europe. The gypsies manage to escape the German government to find a base of operations in the USSR. From there, gypsies are dispatched by Moscow Center as intelligence gatherers/assassins.
I Grieve For You My Brother Jonathan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
“Why have Jews suffered so much? The Romans destroyed our homeland and dragged our forefathers to the territories of the Roman Empire as their slaves. We have suffered inquisitions, holocausts, famine, discrimination, and wars like no other people in history. Are the Jews under the curse of Yahweh?” Asher Levinson asked his commanding officer, Captain Yosef Aksen...
To Fly, To Fight and To Save
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 47,450. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
It is the 1930s, and John Wilkins has been taught to fly by his ex-Royal Flying Corps father. He longs to fly in battle, but his Christian beliefs bring him into a pastoral role. When conflict looms in the shape of World War II should he continue to shepherd the flock, or should he apply for a pilot's job in the RAF Fighter Command?
Viking Kids Don't Cry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,280. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2017 by Hekla Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
For Didda and her sisters, life in the remote fjords of Iceland was one of danger, hard work and joy. Trolls and Hidden Folk were as real as the struggles with Iceland’s meanest cow and sheep shearing skirmishes. This enchanting story of a strong-willed young girl viewing life as a great adventure while facing the realities of fear and death was inspired by the author's own childhood experience.
The Land And The Bamboo House
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
A woman wishes to have a house she can call her own,” Francisca told her husband Aurelio as they walked hand-in-hand in the school yard of the San Manuel Elementary School. It was early Saturday evening, just after dinner. Aurelio asked his young wife if she wanted to have a stroll in front of the school where he had been teaching for the past five months since they arrived in the town ...
The Citizen Soldier
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,850. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In 1944, Portsmouth, the formidable Davey Dwyer, known as ‘Moose' to his friends, is working as an engineer in the Navy and dating Sally, the love of his life.
Rat Bait
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,100. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Set in New Zealand, Rat Bait is a tense thriller which follows the activities of Zack Garroway as he pursues a one-man crime spree after being released from prison.
Eye of the Dawn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,710. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The famous courtesan and exotic entertainer Margaretha Zelle (Mata Hari) reaches her middle years disillusioned with life until she meets and falls in love with the dashing Russian soldier Captain Vladimir de Masloff.
Emily Rose
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,430. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
It all began in 1849 when a young Irish family courageously made the voyage overseas to start a new life in Canada.
Flight Before Dawn
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,430. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Normandy, 1943. Victoire thought the Resistance was the biggest secret in her life. But, that was before Leal, the man she's had watched for two years, arrives on her doorstep and uncovers a twenty-five-year-old mystery with Victoire at its heart. Her life is the perfect lie. What's the truth? Their freedom depends on it. So do the Allies.
The Tyranny Trilogy: The Black Maria, My Brother the Enemy and Anastasia
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 192,080. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A fantastic trilogy of historical fiction set in the 20th century. From 1930s Soviet Union to 1950s communist Hungary via 1940s Nazi Germany, a triple set of novels depicting love, life and survival living under oppression, fear and tyranny: 'The Black Maria', 'My Brother the Enemy' and 'Anastasia'.
The Unforgiving Sea
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,960. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Ten men adrift on a lifeboat. Only one will live to tell the tale. June 1944, World War Two: a convoy ship is torpedoed and sunk by a German U-boat. Most on board are killed but ten sailors manage to clamber aboard a lifeboat. Traumatized by the experience, Robert Searight emerges as the sole survivor.
The Woman on the Train
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,220. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Someone saves your life. How far will you go to repay the debt? A historical fiction novella. World War Two, summer, 1942, Nazi-occupied France. A nervous young man sits on a train; his simple mission – to deliver a message on behalf of the resistance. The Germans ask for his papers. An older woman, sitting opposite, intervenes and rescues him from the clutches of the Gestapo.
The White Venus
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,340. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
When the ties of loyalty are severed, whom do you trust? World War Two. It is June 1940. France has surrendered and the Nazi German occupation begins. A small village in northern France awaits the arrival of a garrison of conquering Germans.
The Sixth Man
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,740. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
What's the Worst Thing You Have Ever Done? Would you ADMIT it if your life depended on it? 1943 Nazi-occupied France. Six Frenchmen are in a Nazi prison: a doctor, a postman, a policeman, a soldier, a teacher and a priest. Tomorrow, five of the six prisoners will be executed. They have until dawn to decide which one of them should be allowed to live.
The Russian Nurse
Price: Free! Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Historical » General
In the tale's 1st pg. Violetta, a Russian Nurse, runs into a friend who says: “Life has lost its meaning for me. I'm going in this drugstore to buy sleeping pills to kill myself.” “What? You're going to kill yourself?” Violetta asks. “Yes, life has no value for me.” “Well, in that case, why not kill yourself like we do in Russia?” “How do you do it in Russia?" -Read & see the Russian way to do it.
The Teacher Of A President
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
“Class, I’m Josephine Bracken Rizal-Abad, your teacher in English starting today. Together, we will be learning the language used by all the nations under the British Empire, and by the United States of America,” Josephine told her pupils in Cebu City on the first day of class. She had seven students in her class. All of the students were scions of businessmen, government officials, and ...