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Fiction » Historical » General
Silent Service by Zach Neal
Price: Free! Words: 16,300. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » General
Lieutenant-Commander Oliver Dunbar and the crew of E-17, thirty men and boys in a steel cylinder a hundred and eighty feet long, must penetrate the Dardanelles and the Bosphorus and get into the Black Sea. The inland sea has been an Ottoman lake for hundreds of years. It’s their job to sink the ships that sustain the Empire, in support of an imminent campaign on the Turkish mainland.
War Secrets: A Short Story by Libby Fischer Hellmann
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
This short story takes place in the 1930s in Leipzig, Germany. The Nazis are in power, but the war has not yet begun. A young physics student and an older German scientist must work together to find a way to split the atom. But both men have secrets that could put the other in mortal danger. Originally published in the 2013 MWA Anthology THE MYSTERY BOX, edited by Brad Meltzer.
The Slave Factory by Julian Darius
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,380. Language: American English. Published: May 12, 2015 by Sequart Organization. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
This historical short story focuses on the intersecting lives at a slave factory, Porto de Maria. By Julian Darius. From Martian Lit.
Barn Dance by Jules Radcliffe
Price: Free! Words: 11,600. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015 by eXcessica Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Historical » General
After months of furtive assignations that leave Ash cold and unsatisfied, his lover leaves him for a life of riches and respectability. Angry and heartbroken, Ash has noone to confide in until neighboring farmers Seth and Dougal discover his secret love. In their passionate embraces, Ash learns that love which uses and manipulates is not true love.
Laggiù scorreva il fiume by Antonella Mattei
Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: Italian. Published: April 29, 2015 by ZeugmaPad. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Una storia di amicizia oltre lo spazio e il tempo. Due ragazzi, deportati ad Auschwhitz nell'ultima retata del ghetto di Roma, si ritrovano nelle vesti di vittima e carnefice. Il racconto esplora il mondo sotterraneo e tremendo dei Sonderkommando, prigionieri costretti a bruciare i loro stessi compagni. La storia dolce e struggente, malgrado il contesto tragico, all'alba della liberazione.
Boriken by Donald H Sullivan
Price: $2.35 USD. Words: 15,130. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
This is about Anoki, a young Taino boy who grows up in Boriken (Pre Columbian PuertoRico). He learns the ways of the Taino. He experiences raids by the fierce Carib warriors. He sees the arrival af the Spaniards. He and his bride-to-be endure many hardships and dangers.
Fight and Flight - From "Short Cuts", a short story collection by Erik Boman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
In Kyoto, a modern-day businessman and a despairing samurai are separated by centuries – but joined by ancestry and a mutual watershed moment… _____________________________________________________________ Erik Boman is a writer from Oxford. He is the author of "Short Cuts" and was awarded the A.M. Heath literary prize in 2011.
Baroness's Heart by Emanuel Grigoras
You set the price! Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General
There is war, social structures that disappear and people who lived in those times. Of these people, some have followed their dreams by building a life just as they wanted it, ignoring history.
Le couronnement de Mademoiselle Pascal by Bruno Robert des Douets
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 40. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: French. Published: March 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
La Star academy, The voice, et plus anciennement les radio crochets ne sont pas des nouveautés. Dans la Normandie du XVIIème siècle, il exista des festivités permettant de détecter de nouveaux talents, bien que le cadre, alors, était fort différent. Ce fut le cas des Puys aux Palinods que l’on organisait chaque année, principalement à Rouen, lors de la fête aux Normands.
Poisoned Arrows by Vellie Nicholas-Benta
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 14,480. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
After Igneri-Arawak beauty, Barbe, and Xamba--the beautiful pubescent daughter of an Igneri-Arawak chief--are kidnapped from their West Indian village by Kalinago warriors, their lives become a series of island hoppings. Both fall in love with English settlers and unwittingly become triggers to the English-led massacres of thousands of Kalinagos on St Kitts and Antigua. Is there a curse at play?
The Bricklayer by Robert T. Belie
Price: Free! Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » General(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Sanders was a bricklayer by trade and a good one at that. His latest project would involve crafting a fireplace on a mountaintop estate for an elusive owner. Although he had done hundreds of similar jobs before, this one could very well be his last if he fails to comprehend the true value of a few toy soldiers.
The Tea Master by AM Kirkby
Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The story of a warlord and his tea master in a handful of tea ceremonies. Toyotomi Hideyoshi rises from a servant to become the master of Japan, and acquires, among other possessions, the tea master and sage Rikyu who served Hideyoshi's former master Oda. Rikyu tries to teach Hideyoshi the Zen way, but will he succeed?
SHIVA THE GOD by manish chakravarty VII
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Mahadev also called devo ke dev mahadev who faced many hardships through his life speacially after his marriage. He never thought him as a god because he is a sage and he is free from worlds greed for everything.
shiva the furrious by manish chakravarty VII
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 740. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Shiva the furious we all know about him that he is the vinashak and the creater of world.when the time comes he destroyes the earth with his power but after the destruction he again with Vishnu and bramha creates the world.but his anger creates destruction everywhere.
One In One Hundred by Norbert Mercado
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Two men in white t-shirts refrained from following the crowd. They were there on a mission to observe the future President of the Japanese Government in the Philippines. Despite having to listen to the tumultuous shouts of their countrymen, they had to imprint everything about Laurel – what he looked like, his mannerisms, the way he dressed up, and the way he talked - in their mind.
Goodbye Babylon! by Norbert Mercado
Series: THE ENSOMO SERIES. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,000. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
The M.V. Apollon, a Greek pleasure ship which was chartered by the Kuwait Petroleum Company to temporarily house the firefighters for the Al Awda Project of the royal government of Kuwait, lazily docked at the Shuaiba seaport of Kuwait in the Persian Gulf. The Al Awda Project, or The Return Project in English, was aimed to put out all the burning oil wells, oil refineries, and oil lakes in Kuwait
Oh, Jerusalem! by Norbert Mercado
Series: THE ENSOMO SERIES. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,100. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Historical
“Jerusalem was settled in 3500 B.C. It is a plateau on the Judean Mountains. Jerusalem was first situated on the Ophel above the Gihon Spring. In the 19th Century B.C., Jerusalem was mentioned as Rusalimum in the Egyptian Execration Texts. In the 14th century B.C., Jerusalem appeared in the diplomatic correspondence in what they call Amarna letters. It was then called Urusalim."
Trois cloches en danger by Bruno Robert des Douets
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 38. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: French. Published: February 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Dans un petit bourg du bocage, en Normandie, l'année 1793 ne fut pas de tout repos, surtout le jour où la réquisition des cloches énerva de nombreux citoyens. Dès lors, on envoya le Sieur Fourmantin, capitaine de la garde nationale de Larchamp pour y faire appliquer la Loi.