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Fiction » Historical » General
Book 14- Streets Paved with Gold by Clive Cooke
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The year is 1901 during the Anglo-Boer war. A small town in the Northern Cape is under siege by the Boers. Food in the town is in short supply. Officially, the indigenous black and brown population are not involved in the war. It is a white man’s war. However, food shortages affect everyone. Bullets and shells kill indiscriminately. Can one really say it is a white man’s war?
The Burning Of The Fields by Norbert Mercado
Series: THE ENSOMO SERIES. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,300. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » General
AUGUST 2, 1990. Iraq’s Army invaded the oil-rich nation of Kuwait today. President Saddam Hussein of Iraq justified the invasion of Kuwait by saying that Kuwait historically belongs to Iraq. Saddam said that Kuwait is the birthplace of Nabopollasar, the father of Nebuchadnezzar. Nebuchadnezzar is the founder of the Babylonian Empire. Babylon is today’s modern Iraq.
Book 11- Streets Paved with Gold by Clive Cooke
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: Free! Words: 4,020. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The year is 1879 at the outbreak of the Anglo-Zulu war. Lord Chelmsford leads his troops across the Natal border into Zulu territory. After a small skirmish, the troops are hugely over-confident, expecting the enemy to run away at the first encounter. However, the Zulus are determined to fight. We follow the story of a young Welsh trooper more interested in entomology than in fighting.
Origins Halloween by Ian King
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(4.50 from 2 reviews)
This story includes a complimentary 'Dramatic AudioBook.' Origins Halloween. Divulge into the sinister past of the 'All-hallows-eve' celebrations, if you dare. Follow a small mountain-dwelling family into the nightmare they never knew was upon them; until it was too late. Will they survive, or will they pass away into history like so many others before them?
the novel 'exodus'by leon uris is translated in marathi language. by sharad
Price: Free! Words: 600. Language: Marathi. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
attached here one page as sample
Encounters in Bethlehem by Susan E. Graham
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,400. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Bible story of Jesus' birth tells that there was no room at the inn for Mary and Joseph because of the census crowds in Bethlehem. In the crowd, others were present to witness the couple, the star, the shepherds, and this miraculous birth. Encounters in Bethlehem tells the story of some of these everyday individuals at the inn and the affect on their lives of the birth of God's son.
The Battle Of Manila Bay by Norbert Mercado
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,250. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Spanish Armada has allowed the Spaniards to maintain their powerful grip on the areas they have conquered. The American Asiatic Squadron aims to break that grip and bring freedom to the inhabitants of the Spanish colonies. Explore the battle which paved the way for a new era. "The Battle Of Manila Bay" is the latest novel from the pen of Norbert Mercado, author of "The Children of Mars".
L’onorata vendetta by Caterina Sorbilli
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,980. Language: Italian. Published: August 11, 2014 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Stefano è un giovane architetto che, dopo cinque anni, ritorna a Tropea, paese d’origine di suo padre. Qui viene accolto dalla vecchia zia, donna Letizia, austera e combattiva, sorella del compianto Giorgio D’Amico, Pubblico Ministero a Palermo nella metà dello scorso secolo...
A View from the Bench by Philip Small
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » General
A View from the Bench by Philip Small. This is a fascinating tale about a young boy mercilessly whipped by his teacher then later ordered to stand on the bench for the rest of the school term.
Once Upon a Kingdom: Blogisode One- Backstory by Staci Brush
Price: Free! Words: 800. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Once Upon a Kingdom is a weekly blogisode from Author Staci Brush. She distributes the story from WordPress.com. Episode one is titled Backstory.
Stone Giant by Theodore A Henning II
You set the price! Words: 13,020. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Nineteen year old Kassi is challenged to believe the unbelievable. There are puzzeling questions regarding her family history. Only by climbing Wondiboi Mountain can she find the answers. Could a race of giants, both human and reptile, have truly existed where she lives? Is it possible some remnant remains? What Kassi encounters is both terrifying and reassuring. Can she really believe?
Boko Haram by 'Bimbo Ekundayo
Series: Boko Haram part1, The Habinger. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 10,110. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general(4.00 from 1 review)
Unsuspecting preys in the hands of unscrupulous political Mafia that will stop at nothing to achieve its totally selfish and criminal agenda at any cost. Would Muba, Muazu, Nasir and Buzu have become prepared and willing instruments of destruction in the hands of the Mafia if it were not for their faulty foundation? find out in this highly emotional eye opener.
Heavy Water: A Detailed Collection of Information Regarding the Norwegian Factory Sabotage by CamVid100
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 10,290. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
After a not-so-swift landing, a group of commandos are set out to find and destroy a heavy water plant in Nazi-occupied Norway. The stakes have never been higher. Surviving, alone, will be a challenge for this small group of men. This book will keep the reader on the edge of their seat with every word. "Failure was not a sufficient option."
Prayer After the Slaughter. The Great War: Poems and Stories from World War I by Kurt Tucholsky
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,040. Language: American English. Published: July 8, 2014 by Eva Schweitzer. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » General
On July 28, 2014, we commemorate the beginning of the original catastrophe of the 20th century: The First World War, the "Great War". Literature, in many different languages, was one of the hallmarks of The Great War. It behoves us to take a closer look at Kurt Tucholsky, one of the most brilliant German writers and satirists of the 20th century, with regard to his writings on the Great War.
In de ketel by Anna Coudenys & William Peynsaert
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 8,450. Language: Dutch. Published: July 8, 2014 by De Scriptomanen. Categories: Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Olga is een veteraan van de grote slag bij Stalingrad. Haar hele borst hangt vol met medailles. Elk jaar trommelt men haar op voor de traditionele herdenking. Die heldenstatus zint haar echter niet en smaakt zuur in haar mond. De jaarlijkse ceremonie is wel het lievelingsmoment van haar jongere broer, die de glorie van zijn zus graag naar zich toe trekt... Een tragikomische toneelmonoloog!
Golgotha! by Norbert Mercado
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,970. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Christian » General
A Jewish worker for the Roman empire witnesses an event that will change his life. From the author of "In the Shadow of the Roman Empire" comes "Golgotha!"