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Fiction » Historical » General
Blood of Akhilles by R. M. Meluch
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 134,760. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » General
BLOOD OF AKHILLES tells the story of the first year in the reign of twenty-year-old Alexander before he became known as the Great, a tale told in part by Alexander’s horse, Boukephalos, the reincarnation of one of Akhilles’ immortal horses from Troy. When King Philip is struck down on his day of triumph, his empire splinters. Alexander avenges his father, crushes all rebellions, and reunites Hella
When Life Stood Still by Melek
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 132,710. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » General
This story shows the heartaches of the time and place and how families intertwine through circumstances you could never imagine but held together by love. Three friends out for an adventurous journey bring back treasures. Little did they know what difference their finds would make to the lives of those in their own families and their community."
The Red Bicycle by Dave Anthony
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,110. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017 by Gerakbudaya Digital Sdn Bhd. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
The brave fighters of the Communist Party of Malaya lived hard lives in the jungles, pledging allegiance to the Party above all else. But despite their dedication, many were lost due to a traitor in their midst – one so high-ranking that nobody would have suspected him.
The Hunger Man by Scott Pomfret
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 118,010. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2017 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
At the outset of the Great Irish Potato Famine of 1845-50, a family of Irish revolutionaries attacks a British food convoy and kidnaps a young English officer named Julian Hawke. This first act of overt rebellion unleashes a series of events that both inextricably ties the O’Rahilly clan to Hawke and to the gay seanachie (storyteller) Ciaran Leath, but also seals their fates.
Heretici by Vladimir Jakopanec
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 123,610. Language: Croatian. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Vladimir Jakopanec, autor romana U zamci Nefretitis i zbirke kratkih priča Omorina, u svom novom romanu Heretici, inspiriran je posve novom temom, koja u nas još uvijek nije dovoljno obrađena. U njegovu fokusu ovoga puta je sudar novih, stranih i starih, okoštalih društvenih i religijskih ideja i sustava na tradicionalno katoličkom, hrvatskom tlu dvadesetoga stoljeća.
Kapitán Rum a jeho podivuhodné dobrodružstvá by John Perrier
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,370. Language: Slovak. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » General
Keď oxfordský profesor náhodou narazil na starý námorný kapitánsky denník, nevedomky objavil niečo, čo dnes mnohí učenci považujú za jedno z najväčších dobrodružstiev v námornej histórii. V roku 1821 sa kapitán Fintan McAdam vypravil na sólo plavbu z Londýna za dobrodružstvom. Počas jeho cesty objavil neuveriteľné nové svety a stretol mnohých úžasných obyvateľov.
The Turn in the Road (A Young Man on the Edge) by Henry Toledano
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,670. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Peter George Whitehill is the son of a First Consul stationed in Cairo. But Peter is just about to escape his public school for good and head to London, just two hours away, where he'll make a stab at independence at the age of seventeen and a half.
Raineland by Paul Westmoreland
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 255,880. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
"Nothing could have been lovelier... than the vision of Raineland Lodge presented to her by imagination and memory." The ruins of an ancient priory, some lost church silver and a tale of the English Civil War are all a part of Raineland's long story.
Rough Diamonds by Ian Francis Harrison
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,030. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
When Helen disappears after a violent domestic episode and Jim, her abusive alcoholic husband, is later killed, their 13-year-old son, Bill, is left to run wild. Quick and resourceful, with help from his frail Uncle Paddy and the indomitable Aunty Jessie, he looks after his younger sister, Lizzie, to avoid her being taken into care.
Immigrant Soldier: The Story of a Ritchie Boy (2nd Anniversary Edition) by K. Lang-Slattery
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 105,900. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Immigrant Soldier, The Story of a Ritchie Boy, combines a coming-of-age story with an immigrant tale and a World War II adventure. The hero evolves from a frustrated teenager, looking for a place to belong, into a confident US Army intelligence officer who struggles with hate and forgiveness.
Here We Go Again, Boys by J. Allen Clary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,740. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
A handpicked squad of men, Gunny’s Marines struggle through an intensely hot and humid, Japanese infested Pacific jungle code named Boogeyman Island. After a successful mission and a harrowing departure from the island, the boys of Baker squad were on-route to their next mission when disaster struck the submarine they were traveling on....
The Trojan Peace: Half-Light by Jill Bartelt
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 190,940. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
This is the companion novel and conclusion to "The Trojan Peace: First Light." Andromache is a very different person than she was when she first came to Troy. Her life is full and happy. But as her connection to Hector deepens, and as the clouds of war gather on the horizon, she finds her peace threatened on all sides. Still, she must somehow find the courage to live, to love...and to laugh.
The Trojan Peace: First Light by Jill Bartelt
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 179,410. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
High in the citadel of wind-swept Troy, Andromache finds herself on the brink of a nightmare…or perhaps at the dawn of a new life. A traumatized refugee, alone in the world, she must face many fears when she is brought to the home of a leading Trojan family: Hecuba, Priam, Cassandra, Paris, and Hector. This novel is set in the ancient world and is inspired by the legends of the Trojan War.
The Laundry Room by Lynda Lippman
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 106,500. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
The Laundry Room dramatizes a fascinating moment in the history of the founding of Israel as a self-ruling nation, Based on actual events, Lynda Lippmann-Lockhart follows the lives of several young Israelis as they found a kibbutz and run a clandestine ammunition factory, which supplied Israeli troops fighting against Arab forces following the end of British occupation in the late 1940s.
When The Jungle is Silent by James Boschert
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 110,280. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Set in Borneo during a little known war known as The Confrontation, this story tells of the British soldiers who fought in one of the densest jungles in the world.
Ingrid by Hannah Warren
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 108,370. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
On a lonely windswept island off the coast of Sweden, there is a place so desolate it feels abandoned by the fates. And yet, it possesses a strange beauty, which summons souls to awakening. This is the Alvar. Its very nature is a contradiction, and it is this ambiguity that calls to Ingrid, daughter to the vicar of Smedby. Raised as God-fearing, she believes in charity, and when Kalle returns une
The Names of Heaven by Flavia Idà
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 174,180. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2017 by Paper Angel Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
One man. An extraordinary choice. In 1511 a Spanish ship en route from the island of Hispaniola sank off the coast of Yucatan near the town of Tulum. The survivors were captured by the Maya; these were the first white men ever to set foot on the mainland of the American continent, and the first white men the Maya had ever seen.
Through a Darker Eye by George Douglas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 186,180. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Scotland 1746 Fighting to save his cousin from English soldiers seventeen year old John Wallace kills a young Officer. Hunted across the highlands, John is swept up in the Highland Clearances and sent into exile in New England. When his ship is damaged in a storm he is imprisoned in Ile Royal (Cape Breton), but escapes with his friend, a Mic Mac warrior. . .