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Fiction » Historical » General
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.
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.
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.
Vienna by Sarah Parker
You set the price! Words: 191,050. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Vienna was only a child of nine when she decided to pursue theater only to find that the cast were men only. See to it as she discover the meaning of love, friendship and family with the help of the dashing actor Alana and slaveboy Samuel.
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?
La Batalla de Túnez contra el pirata Barbarroja by Javier Cosnava
Price: Free! Words: 23,400. Language: Spanish. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Carlos V ha embarcado un poderoso ejército para conquistar Túnez y frenar así la expansión del pirata Barbarroja. Uno de sus hombres de confianza es Fernando de Toledo, III duque de Alba. Aventuras, una gran batalla y un misterio por resolver.
Asesinato en Mauthausen by Javier Cosnava
Price: Free! Words: 117,110. Language: Spanish. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Un policial en la segunda guerra mundial. ¿QUIÉN ESTÁ ASESINANDO A LOS GUARDIAS DEL CAMPO DE CONCENTRACIÓN?, esa es la pregunta que deberán resolver los investigadores, los dos hermanos Weilern.
Patrick Tracy: Abandoned by Christopher Noble
Price: Free! Words: 60,910. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Book One - A historical adventure about the author's actual 5th great grandfather, Patrick Tracy, who was born in 1711 on a farm in Ireland. Orphaned at the age of ten after his parents died, Patrick went to live with his uncle. Wanting nothing to do with the boy, Uncle Robert sent his nephew on a one-way ticket aboard a cargo ship bound for Boston and told never to return. This is his story.
Pretender at the Gate by SJ Garland
Price: Free! Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Captain Esmond Clyde-Dalton's adventure continues as he begins his search for a traitorous document linking many powerful Scottish nobles to the Jacobite cause. With James Stuart poised to cross to the Firth of Forth, will Clyde-Dalton be able to preserve the fragile Act of Union and save the woman he loves from unknown peril?
Scotch Rising by SJ Garland
Price: Free! Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Scotch Rising follows the story of English soldier Esmond Clyde-Dalton as he investigates the murders of two men in the Highlands of Scotland in 1707. Along the way he will be joined by a colourful array of friends as he untangles a dangerous Jacobite plot.
The First Book of the Pure by D K Dewey
Price: Free! Words: 66,250. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
Pures are people whose lives are long, and shrouded in antiquity and legend, yet still alive. Geronimo, an Apache from the Indian wars, King William of England, a Roman soldier, and a Pure woman who survived the Salem Witch Trials—these are some of the Pure. Normals, short-lived folks like you, are insignificant to them. Their struggle is intense.
Lady Arabella by W. H. Cann
Price: Free! Words: 14,910. Language: British English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Dr.s William and Eloise Cairnby embark on an historical research visit to Bouchart abbey, hoping to uncover more of the truth behind its demise. Following a freak storm lasting two days, William ventures into the abbey and encounters Lady Arabella, who takes him somewhere he thought it was impossible to go. Can he survive the shock and fulfil Lady Arabella’s hopes for eternal rest?
No Quarter: Dominium - Novella 1 by MJL Evans & Gary O'Connor
Price: Free! Words: 25,300. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » General(4.71 from 7 reviews)
We begin in 1689 Port Royal, Jamaica with Atia Crisp and her sister Livia shipwrecked and sold into slavery. They are separated and Atia is used as a pawn in a deadly card game until she is liberated by Capitaine la Roche (aka pirate Gator Gar). They take refuge at Cherry Red's brothel and meet up with allies including the medication loving Dr. Strangewayes and Theodore Binge, the card shark.
El Joven Hitler 1 (El pequeño Adolf y los demonios de la mente) by Javier Cosnava
Series: El Joven Hitler. Price: Free! Words: 29,040. Language: Spanish. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
La Saga de “El Joven Hitler” está formada por 4 novelas, todas ellas autoconclusivas pero con un mismo hilo conductor para poderlas seguir de forma consecutiva si así se quiere: 1-EL PEQUEÑO ADOLF Y LOS DEMONIOS DE LA MENTE 2-HITLER ADOLESCENTE 1889-1903 3-HITLER, VAGABUNDO Y SOLDADO EN LA GRAN GUERRA 1904-1918 4-HITLER Y EL NACIMIENTO DEL PARTIDO NAZI 1918-1923
La noche que Himmler conoció a Borges by Javier Cosnava
Price: Free! Words: 76,520. Language: Spanish. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Heinrich Himmler, Comandante en Jefe de las SS y mano derecha del Führer, es capturado al finalizar la guerra mundial. Tras la revisión médica en el cuartel general de Lüneburg, donde está retenido, aparece en una celda. Allí recibirá una visita inesperada.
Cousin Elk: A Short Story by J. G. McNease
Price: Free! Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Cousin Elk is a short story of a man named Elk who had a vicious temper that led to troubling times in the lives of the Woodward family and the Young family. Based on a true story, Cousin Elk will transport you back to a time when life was much simpler and slower. Though it is a tale of reminiscence, there are twists and turns throughout the story that lead to an unexpected ending.
Nega. I racconti e i disegni dei prigionieri della Santa Inquisizione a Palermo by Laura Leonardi
Price: Free! Words: 6,070. Language: Italian. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Una documentazione storica di grande valore e forza. Sette storie accompagnate da immagini, descrizioni, approfondimenti e audio per dar voce a disegni e scritte dolorose. Un viaggio unico e indimenticabile dentro un edificio maestoso e terribile. Presentato in anteprima durante il Workshop: BookAlive. Biblioteche e libri: il Futuro fra Tecnica e Innovazione. Steri, 11 Novembre 2014.