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Fiction » Historical » General
Here We Go Again, Boys by J. Allen Clary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,530. 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: 189,240. 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. . .
Here and Now by M.D. Robinson
Series: The Way of the Horse Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,870. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literary collections » Native American
The young man thrown into this band has to come to grips with his place, but the intrigues of men may well unravel his story before it begins with so many fronts to watch and prepare against. What is more important? Why? And how does the Way of the Horse figure into his new future?
When Sorrows Come (My Lost Country Series Vol 1) by Maria Dziedzan
Series: My Lost Country. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 133,300. Language: British English. Published: December 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Educational
When Sorrows Come won The Big Bingham Book Read in 2015 and was one of four finalists for the Historical Novel Society Indie Award 2016. The book draws from a period in history that starts in 1939 when Stalin took Western Ukraine from the Poles and began a reign of terror that saw many Ukrainians deported to almost certain death in Siberia. A time when being brave was no guarantee of survival!
The Tremble of Love: A Novel of the Baal Shem Tov by Ani Tuzman
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 172,360. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Historical » General
1707, Polish Lithuanian Commonwealth. A young orphan, deemed a simpleton and harder to tame than the wind, defies expectation and convention in the name of love. A reimagining of one of history's most revered and revolutionary mystics transporting readers back in time to experience the true meaning of power and the timeless grace of love.
The Lambs of War by Pegasus Books
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,170. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
This is a story of a husband and wife, living in Nazi Germany, 1943. They are ordered to Ravensbruck Labor Camp. Isaac’s boss tries to keep the couple together hoping that they will at least not be separated. A murder of jealousy is committed. Isaac devises an escape plan. The second part of the tale is the many adventures, close calls, and accounts of how the couple avoided being recaptured.
The Man Who Sought Eternity by Jeffrey Peter Clarke
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 126,790. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016 by Fiction4All. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Gilgamesh, youthful king of ancient Uruk, first in all our world and greatest of heroes, is victorious over his bitterest enemy. But this glow of triumph reveals his own failings when in time of peace he proves a tyrannical, pleasure-seeking despot, taking as reward for saving his people any young woman of the town, whilst ignoring the rising anger of his people.
No Going Back by Mick Moran
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,380. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Historical » General
It's great to meet someone from home. Andy Horan is delighted when he discovers that he and Martin Prendergast grew up on neighbouring farms, albeit forty years apart, in the West of Ireland. However, he is baffled as to why his attempts to get to know Martin better are rebuffed.
Cart Full of Husk by NK Sondhi
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 156,000. Language: British English. Published: November 6, 2016 by WoolysWagon ePublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
NK Sondhi interviewed both Muslims and Hindus whose families experienced the Partition of India in 1947. The toll on the people of India when forced to flee to the newly formed countries created chaos which lead to the unthinkable behaviour of many people. Families were changed forever. It is not a tale you will soon forget.
The Poet's Trap by Sylvie Gallimore
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,360. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Esme lives a contented life in the countryside of Victorian England at Falford Hall. She is becoming a young woman, beautiful and witty with a passion for riding horses with the hall's stable hand, Tom. However, when rumours start to fly about nature of Esme and Tom's relationship, hidden feelings begin to come to light and Esme's loving father decides the best course of action is to separate them
The Avignon Legacy by Daniel Lorti
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,810. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Historical » General
The Avignon Legacy takes us from the 14th Century and the life of Jean Termonde, a knight and papal guard, to present day and a rare book dealer, Jim Pierce, who has been “commissioned” to acquire the tome Termonde last penned for Pope Gregory XI.
Never Be at Peace by M. J. Neary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,780. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » General
Helena Molony dreams of liberating Ireland. Her fantasies take shape when the indomitable Maud Gonne informally adopts her and sets her on a path to theatrical stardom - and political martyrdom. Swept up in the Gaelic Revival, Helena succumbs to the romantic advances of Bulmer Hobson, an egotistical Fenian leader with a talent for turning friends into enemies.
Wynfield's War by M. J. Neary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,010. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » General
BOOK TWO OF THE WYNFIELD SERIES From the chaos of an extensive slum known as Bermondsey, Wynfield finds himself in the Crimea where he experiences a military campaign that makes Bermondsey look orderly. The spring of 1854 was filled with violence, deceit, and bereavement, and marked the end of Wynfield's reign as the king of the Bermondsey slums.
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