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Fiction » Historical » General
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
Without Shame by Katherine Russell
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 59,040. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2017 by FB Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In 1968 East Pakistan, in a village called Madhukhali, shame is a virtue Sariyah never mastered. She yearns to join a movement with her fellow Bengalis, who are gripping onto their language and cultural identity against neocolonial powers – but she is continuously sucked into the narrow visions of her father. When Sariyah meets Rodney Creed, everything begins to change.
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. . .
The Trials of Remy Babbage by Les May
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,750. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Historical » General
HAMPSHIRE ENGLAND 1736. Seventeen year old Remy Babbage is put on trial for her life, accused of witchcraft and sorcery. The trial is a battle of wits between the Judge and the Witchfinder Elkanah Drews. At midnight the WITCHCRAFT ACT is due to be repealed and Remy will be innocent and the Judge does all he can to slow down the proceedings but just before midnight Remy confesses......
La serioza ludo by Hjalmar Söderberg
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 61,090. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: December 25, 2016 by Mondial. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Romantaduko al Esperanto de Sten Johansson. "La serioza ludo" estas romano pri la amo inter Arvid kaj Lydia. Ili rompas la regantajn regulojn pri moralo kaj estas tamen kaptitaj kaj dependaj de tiu moralo. La temo malantaŭ ĉi amrakonto estas la homaj vivkondiĉoj kaj la sociaj moroj.
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!
Вестники Судного дня by Брюс Фёдоров
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,010. Language: Russian. Published: December 12, 2016 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
Реалии войны страшнее, чем любые рассказы о ней. Вторая мировая война является отражением безумия, охватившего человечество в 20-м веке. А события Великой Отечественной войны в России 1941-1945 годов - его апофеозом. Для впечатлительных людей описанные события могут показаться тяжелыми и мрачными, для всех остальных полезными и значимыми для того, чтобы не допустить их повторения
Flesh and Stone by Labake Akinyosoye
Series: The Yomi Olola Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,540. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Historical » General
In the year 1907, in the city of Ile-ife,19 year old Yomi Olola is preparing to wed the man of her dreams when a man is murdered in the palace. A man with many rivals and many secrets. In the rush to judgement, Yomi’s future is shattered. Now, running out of options and allies, she must find the killer herself, no matter what she risks, no matter what it takes. Will she uncover the truth in time?
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.
Quiet Falling by W D Spiller
Price: Free! Words: 54,970. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
How culpable are we in the events that define our history? Bob Bailey did not join the International Brigade in the Spanish civil war. Instead, he finds adventure at home in 1930's Cheltenham. Or rather, it is visited upon him as he becomes an unwitting accomplice in one of European history's most notorious air attacks.
Legacy of Luck by Christy Nicholas
Series: Druid's Brooch, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,560. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Irish Traveler Éamonn is a rabble-rouser. But he’s entangled in a true mess when he falls for fiery redhead, Katie. When she’s married to a Scottish Traveler, Éamonn goes to Scotland to find her, with the help of Katie’s sister and cousin, and his father’s magical brooch. Their quest takes them to the Isle of Skye, encountering war, betrayal, death. In the end, Éamonn must make his own luck.
Mayday by Christopher Carr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,430. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » General
A series of gruesome murders take place in the Midwest, all seemingly connected to the shootings of nine Kent State students by the Ohio National Guard in 1970. Mayday features a feisty FBI agent on the case who fears that her absent father is involved in the murders, flashbacks to that fateful day at Kent State, and a final nail-biting chase scene where the past comes full circle.
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