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Fiction » Historical » General
Ready Reference Treatise: Doctor Zhivago by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » General
The story of the novel revolves around the titular character and protagonist, Yuri Zhivago. He is a doctor and poet.
7 Short Stories: From Petrograd to Rostov-on-Don by Karlis Kadegis
Price: Free! Words: 15,250. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » General
7 short stories that are connected by a train riding from Petrograd to Rostov-on-Don on March 14, 1918. While essentially separate entries, these stories hint at how a single event, no matter how mundane, can intertwine different people's lives.
Postcards in a Closet: A Creative Non-Fiction Memoir by Lori Straus
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 6,720. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » General
Katharina Wolf was born in a small town in Hungary in 1901. In 1914, the Great War broke out. In 1919, her hometown became part of Romania. In 1921, she became pregnant with her first child. What did she worry about? What did she want for her child? Through historical research and her own experiences as a mother, writer Lori Straus attempts to answer these questions.
Three-Cornered Sun by Norbert Mercado
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,780. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
“Three-cornered sun…” Josephine mused as she looked at Aguinaldo’s sketch. “Yes. The national flag has a three-cornered sun! There is a star on each corner of the triangle,” Marcela said. “What do the three stars represent?” Delfina asked. “The three stars represent Luzon, Panay Island for the Visayas, and then Mindanao, the three principal islands of the Philippines,” Marcela replied.
The Warning Bell by JT Arant
You set the price! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Historical » General
The Warning Bell is a piece of Historical Mashup Fiction, an historical "What if?", taking a true event in Chinese history and infusing it with zombies. Set during the tumultuous Taiping Rebellion, it is a short story about love and regret ... and zombies.
Knit One by Suzy Stewart Dubot
Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Tales of Two Cities Press is based on the two cities where I have spent most of my life — London and Paris. The association of the two cities brought to mind that Dickensian tale of the French revolution. Hence, you will find my own interpretation in the following short story. Madame Defarge leads a relentless combat against French aristocrats and then takes pleasure in seeing them die...
A Clean Sweep by Maxwell Grantly
Price: Free! Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other, Fiction » Historical » General
Isaac (a sweep) lived an awful life but he found comfort in a secret letter, telling him that all would end well. His life changed dramatically after stealing a cigar box.
La Plèbe by Patrick Huet
Series: Histoires insolites et vraies, Book 16 · Histoires lyonnaises, Book 16. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,260. Language: French. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Charles de Talion, un jeune prétentieux à la fortune abondante, voulut démontrer à ses amis la bassesse de ce qu'il appelait la Plèbe, ces viles personnes qui s'essoufflaient sur leur travail pour quelques pièces. Ils se rendirent sur les pentes de la Croix-Rousse fourmillant, pensaient-ils, de canuts et de canailles, pour y monter un stratagème propre à dévoiler leur véritable nature.
Hatred & Integrity: Two Short Tales of Historical Fiction by Rich DiSilvio
Price: Free! Words: 13,050. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Hatred & Integrity presents two gripping character portraits, pitting Hitler’s hatred in the first tale against the integrity of Roosevelt and Churchill in the second. As real life characters of history engage in actual and fictional events their fictional dialogue is infused with excerpts of quotes for authenticity, while the topics range from art & music to politics, religion and warfare.
Path of Least Resistance by Kenneth Dutton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,320. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
An indictment of the world's banking systems and the grip they have on us all. Kenneth Dutton has presented an argument which states that, ‘The international banking cartel aims to make the entire world wage slaves as it pushes daily for one world government.' His view is that the principal holders of wealth have manipulated world events, in order to control by wealth.
Mary by Michael McGrinder
You set the price! Words: 18,650. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
The story of Mary, the mother of Jesus. Contrary to some recent depictions of her, Mary is presented here as a loving, gentle woman who happened to be the mother of the most famous person in history. The story of Jesus' nativity is honored, but so is the fact that Mary was the mother of several children as started in gospels canonical and apocryphal.
At The Court Of Charlemagne by Will Tyler
Price: Free! Words: 19,070. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Spring 1966. As the EEC matures, a young investigator is caught between two factions, each determined to impose their will on its future direction. Oskar Lustig must work out who is telling the truth about both the past and the future, and decide where his true loyalties lie.
Maharana Pratap by OnlineGatha
Price: $1.80 USD. Words: 7,040. Language: Hindi. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
महाराणा प्रताप के पुर्वज भी बहादूरी और शौर्य मे कम न थे | मातृभूमी के लिए कुर्बान होने के लिए हमेशा तैयार रहते थे | महाराणा के पुर्वजो के बारे मे लिखा जाए तो सबसे पहला नाम आता है बप्पा रावल का | गहलोत वंश के प्रथम शासक थे वे | अन्होने मेवाड की स्थापना की और इस प्रकार मेवाड के प्रथम शासक भी बने | बप्पा रावल के पश्चात मेवाड मे अनेक शासको ने शासन किया
Mai Sakshi is Dharti Ki by OnlineGatha
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,420. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
सम्भवतः मेरा जन्म तब हुआ था, जब इस भू मंडल की रचना की गयी थी। तब से लेकर आज तक मैं बालुका बन कर सागर की गोद में लहराती आई हूँ। समय के साथ साथ हर आती जाती लहरें मुझे भीगाती आई है। इन लहरों से मेरा एक अटूट रिश्ता कायम है। मैने इस अटल अनंत सृष्टी की हर रचना को ध्यान पूर्वक अपने अंतर्मन में कैद कर उसकी चाबी कहीं दूर शुन्य के गहरे अंधकार में फैंक दी है। तब से लेकर आज तक युग युग के हर उस पल का साक्षी बन
The Reformed Viscount by Elizabeth Reed
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Roger, the Viscount of Goldsmith, thinks that at long last he has found just the woman to tame and satisfy his desires, in the form of Miss Lucinda Travis. But in order to get his heart’s desire, he is met by a number of obstacles.
The Motherland Is Calling by Katriona Furey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016 by VDS Brink. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Young Valentin is called to fight against the Nazi invasion force in the U.S.S.R. He is driven by hate for the enemy because of an atrocity against a child. As a hero, he returns to the girl he has not forgotten since his departure for the harrowing experience of war.
The Hero by Nona Lema
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Artemio Mirasol was born in the village of Sapang Banatas, Laiban, Tanay, Philippines in 1945 towards the end of the Second World War. After 32 years he comes back to tend the land he inherited from his father. According to Artemio’s mother Sela, his father fought hard in the war and died a hero’s death. A story of mother’s love, family, traitorship and betrayal.