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Love, Interrupted
By Avis Black
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Martin Grandjean longs to show his love for Arivan Tremonde, but life for two painters in fin de siècle France can be chaotic for artists, and a whimsical fate keeps intervening. Comedy and gay romance. Love, Interrupted is an alternative universe side-story to the novel Lantern Slides From Old Bohemia, but it is a stand-alone work that can be read without any knowledge of that book.
The Capture and Murder of Der Reichsfuhrer SS Heinrich Himmler
By David Myhra
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Nazi Germany formally surrendered on May 9th 1945. Post war one major participant was missing and that was the monster Heinrich Himmler...killer of an estimated 8 to 9 million innocent European citizens. He and nearly a dozen of his gang went missing for almost two weeks after the end of the war.
Жизнь и байки старого ядерщика
By Алексей Чурбанов
Series: Русские исповеди. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: Russian. Published: November 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » Russian
Рассказ не о том, как ковался советский ядерный щит, а о людях, которые жили, любили, «пахали», выпивали, умирали. Писал с интересом, уважением и любовью.
Мне страшно
By Алексей Чурбанов
Series: Русские исповеди. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,240. Language: Russian. Published: November 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » Russian
Героиня - дочь летчика-испытателя - проживает полную драматичных событий жизнь в советской и постсоветской Москве. Интеллигентность и сила духа героев позволяет им пересилить страх и встать наперекор государственной системе
On the Train
By Rebecca Cantrell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A heart-breaking story of a man about to meet his destiny on a train to Auschwitz.
Kepi Blanc
By Gilles Messier
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,570. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013 by Petra Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Gerhardt was born to be a soldier - to fight and die with honour for his country. But when a chance encounter in the North African desert finds him pitted against the legendary French Foreign Legion, Gerhardt embarks on a harrowing odyssey across the changing landscape of modern warfare, discovering what it truly means to be a soldier.
Echo Beach
By Ray Daley
Price: Free! Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Two men during World War Two, one anxious to serve, the other just wants to stay alive. How can one man help another? Written by a veteran and released specifically for Armistice Day 2013. Remember our troops, both past and present. They give up their today so you might have a tomorrow.
The Woman Who Ran Away
By Paul Alan Fahey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Have you ever wanted to run away? Felicia does. Her life as well as her ten-year-old son’s may depend on it. Now is the time for her to act, to protect her son from the worst of her bad choices. She’ll find them a safe place for the night, and the rest will take care of itself. Yet at the back of her mind is a nagging suspicion it wont’ be that easy.
Engine 24 Fire Stories 2
By Joe Corso
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,420. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Historiography
This book is a compilation of eight short FIRE stories written between 1963 and 1972, from notes I wrote after returning from fires. The first story explores the emotions felt when reporting for duty for the first time. The same emotions felt by all firefighters throughout the world on their first day on the job.
Sisters
By Leah Cutter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013 by Knotted Road Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Lin Han wants to honor her sister, but few options remain open to her. Still, she struggles to do the right thing and to keep her sister's memory. Historic fiction taking place during Tang dynasty China.
Love in the time of Tiso
By Roman Viskup
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,100. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a love story set in Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia during World War II.
The Legend of Bat's Cave & Other Antiguan Stories
By Barbara Arrindell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,910. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
Catch a glimpse of Antiguan history through three engaging stories set in three distinct periods of time. See the Kalinago through the eyes of Antigua’s first Governor’s wife. Meet a priest who was almost defrocked after allowing two former enslaved Africans to get married in an Anglican church. Meet the boy who would become a legendary doctor in St. Kitts.
Pouvez-pas faire la guerre à côté !
By Bruno Robert des Douets
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 20. Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: French. Published: October 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Juin 1944. Sans prévenir, la guerre s'abat sur un petit coin de terre normande. Elle va bouleverser des habitudes immémoriales et la vie quotidienne de nombreux paysans. C'est la situation tragi-comique de l'un d'entre eux qui est ici relatée. Les personnes civiles ont été oubliée très longtemps de la mémoire du D-Day et de la bataille de Normandie. Juin 2014 sera l'occasion de leur rendre hommage
Delhi De Kingre
By Ajmer Sidhu
Price: Free! Words: 4,220. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This is a short description of police atrocities on people involved in revolutionary movements in Punjab/India conveyed in the form of punjabi scientific fiction.
Hiragami's Box
By William Gentry
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,580. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
When Evan Underhill receives a mysterious music box in his flower arranging class, he has no idea what he has been charged with carrying out. Join Evan and Taylor on their various misadventures through the southern parts of Taiwan.
I Jonah, The Darkness
By Don Hatfield
Price: Free! Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Run away from God. Get swallowed by a whale. Preach the Gospel to those you hate. Sleep under a gourd. Go with Jonah down the path to darkness, sink with him into the depth of darkness, know the darkness of the heart and finally see light in the darkness. Travel with Jonah on his dark journey to Nineveh. Be warned for what you find hiding there in Jonah's darkness you may find hiding in you own.
БАТУ
By Erich von Neff
Price: Free! Words: 6,110. Language: Mongolian (Cyrillic script). Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Энэхүү өгүүллэгт Зөвлөлт Холбоот улсын армид татагдан явж буй Монголын эгэл хоньчин залуу Батын* тухай өгүүлнэ.Бат болон бусад монгол залуу эрс Оросын генерал Беловын удирдлаган дор Москва болон Киев хотын дэргэдэх тулаанд оролцдог.
Sumangali: more than a short story
By Dwaraknath Reddy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013 by Zen Publications. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Stories in Verse
Sumangali is his only deviation from pure philosophy. He felt an urge to write it as it reaches beyond the story into the psychology, beyond the personal into the total workings of human mentation.
The Fall Of Egypt's Islamist Dictator
By Norbert Mercado
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Winning the first democratic presidential elections in Egypt after the fall of President Hosni Mubarak, Mohammed Morsi, backed by the Muslim Brotherhood, seized absolute dictatorial powers by ramming down the people's throat an Islamist constitution placing himself above the court and the law. Dictatorial abuse of power and economic crisis in Egypt drove millions of Egyptians to protest.
The Witch Hunter
By Peter Heisser
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,810. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The story takes place in Lindheim, a small town and castle in the district of today's Hesse, during the mid of the 17th century. As a result of the appointment of a new bailiff by the governing nobles of the castle, a witch hunt is starting, which in its size is nearly unique. The plan of the bailiff involves his enrichment with the belongings of the victims.