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The Path of Tears
Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: American English. Published: March 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
A short story I wrote for the Patrick Henry A Call to Pens Writing Contest.
The Hero
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.
The Bastion
Price: Free! Words: 880. Language: British English. Published: March 14, 2016 by Xadrum (publishing). Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The sole descendant of a family line muses over the ignominious past of his ancestors.
De kronieken van Edraa 1 :een opweg naar de oorlog
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,220. Language: Dutch. Published: February 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Mijn eerste "volledige" boek. het is "maar" eenentwintig pagina's (A4) en verteld het verhaal hoe de wereld die hier Edraa wordt genoemd in een wereldoorlog valt. Het boek stopt net op de moment dat deze oorlog gaat beginnen. In het volgende deel gaat de oorlog beginnen.
Inside - Outside
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 190. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
What goes through the mind of someone who knows that their assignment means certain death? What face do they show to their peers and how does that compare to what they feel inside? This story was inspired by someone who lived through such an ordeal. This is a simple telling of the events that unfolded, illustrated magnificently by Masaaki Kimura.
No Better Day
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Three boys on the verge of manhood are hurrying along a two-rut path in a line of refugees. They encounter an old man sitting alongside the road on a rock. With safety several kilometers to the west and an enemy column advancing only a few kilometers from the east, what is he doing there? To top it off, he's blind. What begins as a game for these young teenage boys becomes much more serious.
Predators of Key AXA
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 19,680. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016 by George Hodge. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » General
Gunpowder and the printing press transformed lifestyles in the olden days. US$500 million inward investment has forever changed Key AXA. Its innocence is destroyed; and, its society forever wrecked.
Poezii romane
Price: $3.59 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: Romanian. Published: January 5, 2016 by EdDigitala. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Eastern European Poetry, Fiction » Historical » General
Volumul conţine 30 de poezii şi un gând final către cititor. Fiecare titlu am simţit nevoia să îl ilustrez. Imaginile întăresc şi completează, în viziunea mea, ceea ce am intenţionat să transmit prin versuri. Majoritatea poeziilor prezentate aici au fost aşternute într-un interval de timp relativ scurt, dar ele sunt rodul unei viziuni asupra lumii pe care mi-am format-o într-un timp îndelungat....
La isla de Jan Mayen
Price: Free! Words: 12,600. Language: Spanish. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Relato corto de ficción histórica mezclada con misterio y suspense. Ideal para leer durante trayectos cortos en el transporte público o entre lecturas de textos más largos. Un U-boat esquiva icebergs mientras se dirige al norte. Su misión es tan peligrosa y secreta, que nadie conoce su existencia. Ni siquiera el alto mando Alemán, porque en realidad... han desertado.
Priča o četiri imena
You set the price! Words: 7,550. Language: Serbian. Published: December 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Fictional take on actual events spanning over 24 years. Sort of introduction to the many different layers of the true story.
The Visitor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,250. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » General
What happens when someone travels into the past to deliver an message about the future, but ends up in the wrong place at the wrong time? Would those unintended recipients of the future warning be able to stop the atrocities of the 20th Century? Or, in spite of man’s ability to travel through time, would God’s sovereignty demand that the horrible events of history’s past can never be changed?
Hope in the Heart of Winter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,610. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2015 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Historical » General
In 1927, Evadne Burns invites her closest school friends to join her for a weekend reunion at her grand home, Winter Manor. The passing of time and the dark shadow of the First World War has shaped them all as women, yet their friendships remain strong. The tragedy of the era has only made them more determined to live their lives to the full.
A Season to Forgive
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,040. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Ben Taylor converts a mansion into a school for freedmen, but his plans go awry.
The Chronicles of Calonarang: Baladeva Vol. 1 Way of The Tiger
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 240. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Historical » General
The epic story with contemporary allure and FULLY DIGITALLY PAINTED that is based from a Javanese legend dating from eleventh century in the reign of King Airlangga from the Javanese Hindu-Buddhist Kingdom of Medang. As tradition tells it, Calonarang was described as an evil figure whose spread pestilence throughout the kingdom. This ancient tale, as retold in so many books exhibits...
Refuge
Price: Free! Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
In a time of war, where can one find solace? When everything has been taken away, what does one have left? One man on a train discovers his own answers to these questions as he flees from the horrors of Nazi Germany.
Anthony Doerr's All the Light We Cannot See A Novel Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 7,940. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
All the Light We Cannot See is a National Book Award Finalist novel and Anthony Doerr’s way of narrating the events of WWII. Unlike other historical fiction accounts, the book is a great story, providing a fresh perspective of the war and the people who lived through it. This is a summary and review of the original 531 page book.
Judy Blume's In the Unlikely Event: A Novel Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
This is a summary and review of the original book, Blume's In the Unlikely Event. It narrates fictional stories based on real life events of serial crashes of airplanes in Elizabeth, New Jersey between the months of December 1951 and August 1952. This summary is offers opportunity for readers to enjoy great writings.when you might not have the time to do.
Susan Meissner's Secrets of a Charmed Life Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » General
This is a Summary of Secrets of a Charmed Life; a novel about two young sisters in London and how they survived during World War II.
Keeping Your Head...
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,080. Language: British English. Published: September 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Terror is rife in the city’s streets. Fourteen-year-old Flora has been given refuge in a slum cellar, along with her mother and older sister, but it is only a matter of time before they are found. To survive, they are forced to separate, and Flora wonders if they will ever meet again.
Night Rescue
Price: Free! Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Nathan Wyatt is flying the nightly mail from Chicago to Cheyenne when he has to make an emergency landing. Looking for a phone, he walks to the nearest farmhouse. Jenny Johnson is a beautiful woman, one who bears a terrible burden. Isolated and alone, a captive in her own home, only he can help her. After some thought, he has the perfect plan.