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Fiction » Historical » General
Turlough's Tale (Druid's Brooch short story extra) by Christy Nicholas
Series: Druid's Brooch. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » General
After his beloved wife dies in childbirth, Turlough leaves in the middle of the night with his son, Ruari, traveling west to find music, Turlough’s other true love. Unwittingly sleeping under an ancient stone, they wake up in Faerie, amidst enchanting music. When they return, Turlough finds two years have passed, though he’s only been gone two weeks. His mother is waiting for him with a gift.
The Smuggler by Joe Freitus
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 63,310. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2017 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The beginning of World War Two found Krill Swryker, a smuggler with a fishing boat, was running ball bearings from Sweden to Germany, became involved in smuggling an English Nuclear scientist out of Norway to England and falls in love with her.
A Lady From Saint Lucia by Norbert Mercado
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Nadine Joseph, a lady from Saint Lucia in the Caribbean, was one of the more than 200 students and speakers of English as a second language who were listening to the speaker in the conference in Baguio City. It was held in a big hotel in the summer capital of the Philippines. Nadine used to work in the United States before she came to the Philippines to study in a school in Silang, Cavite...
Candles In The Wind by Ayushman Sinha
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,050. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
A country torn between it's own sons of soil, a city blessed and cursed by God at the same time and a quintessential Indian hill station reflecting the state of affairs of a much larger land - all these hold a highly emotional, gripping and heart warming tale of few unsullied 'Candles In The Wind'
Leaves in a Holocaust Wind by Robert Dawson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,420. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Holocaust, the final solution for Jews, is infamous in history. Robert Dawson’s Leaves in a Holocaust Wind is the story of another community that suffered in the Holocaust: the Gypsies. Told by Demeter Fox and Zuzzi, Leaves in a Holocaust Wind follows their journey to freedom in the German occupied territory of Slovakia.
Journey to Warudhar by Philip Arnold
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 135,880. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Set in post-World War-I Australia, Journey to Warudhar is the story of Jessica Brooking, whose idyllic childhood is turned upside-down when her mother undergoes a sudden religious conversion. Love and joy disappears from her household overnight, and when Jessica can bear the toxic atmosphere no longer, she leaves home and her beloved father, Ted.
College Girls by Caitriona Coyle
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,520. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Cathy Logue is delighted to be out of boarding school, away from nuns, and heading to college in Dublin. She is delighted to be escaping her unhappy home life too. Cathy soon moves into a flat with two other boarding school survivors, and although the flat is a dive, the girls are determined to make the best of it.
Following Shadows by Janneke Jobsis Brown
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 161,320. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
For 60 years after World War II, death has haunted the entire Vanderveer family. Then one day Jakob calls his adult daughter, Luce Vanderveer Lewis. Her scientist-brother, Alby, has been hiding his ongoing drug addiction and has overdosed…again. With the openness of her father’s phone call, old yearnings pull at Luce…to learn about her father’s 3-1/2 missing years in Japanese concentration camps.
Destroy The Bandits by Norbert Mercado
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,760. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » War
Andrea Gonzales has been a newscaster and program host in DWRD Radio Davao for five years. The first news item she was to read that day in August 2016 stirred her emotions, for it was about the beheading of a local teenage boy by the Abu Sayyaf, an Islamic bandit group in the island province of Sulu. The Islamic bandit group had kidnapped both foreign nationals and locals for ransom...
The Camera by Michael S. Lachance
Price: $2.39 USD. Words: 28,690. Language: American English. Published: August 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
World War One, Father Michael Leauvin must go to the front for a rotation in Verdun, France. His odd hobby of taking pictures takes a turn from photos of nature to photos of the wounded, the dying and the dead. During his time at the front, he does not question his faith; it's his love that he fights with, a love for Christ and a love for a woman.
Sink Altalena! by Norbert Mercado
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,670. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The French government wanted to have influence in the British-controlled Palestine after the United Nations’ 1947 partition of the ancient land to the Jews and the Palestinian Arabs. The French government of Charles de Gaulle donated 5,000 rifles, 250 Bren guns, 5 million bullets, 50 bazookas, and 10 Bren carriers. These arms and ammunitions were carried by the ship Altalena when it left ...
The Triangle by Nakisanze Segawa
You set the price! Words: 86,000. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A gripping tale of intrigue and war in precolonial Africa. Two young people -- Kalinda, a page in the court of the King of Buganda; and Nagawa, one of the king's beautiful young wives -- are swept up in conflict as missionaries, rival tribes and soldiers of fortune vie for power in what is now Uganda. Meticulously researched, this historical novel describes a pivotal moment in African history.
Mai by David Alexander
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 83,150. Language: Australian English. Published: August 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The book commences at the end of hostilities known as the Indochina Wars. A high ranking French officer, near death, is taken from a field hospital by a Viet Minh intelligence officer and spirited out of the country to Hong Kong. The French authorities target him as the scapegoat for the disaster.
Butcher and Bolt by Will Belford
Price: Free! Words: 73,410. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
In Book Two of the Joe Dean series, Joe finds himself back in France with the Commandos, on a mission to bring Hauptsturmfuhrer Richter to England to face trial for war crimes. From the moment they hit the beach the mission goes to hell. Forced to improvise, Joe and the nascent French Resistance formulate a plan that will take him far from the coast of France and into more danger than ever.
Kun diablo en la korpo by Raymond Radiguet
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 33,240. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: August 6, 2017 by Mondial. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
En apudpariza urbeto dum la unua mondmilito, la deknaŭ-jara edzino de militanta soldato travivas amaventuron kun deksesjara knabo. Kompreneblas, ke ĉi tiu temo povis agaci la defendantojn de la burĝa moralo kaj de la armea honoro.
Memoraĵoj de kampara knabo by Xosé Neira Vilas
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 21,560. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: August 6, 2017 by Mondial. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Adoleska viv-lernado en tre malfavoraj cirkonstancoj: Vilaĝa knabo, Balbino, pene travivas malriĉecon kaj politikan, religian kaj soci-klasan subpremadon en la Galegio de la 1940aj jaroj, tuj post la hispana enlanda milito... Lia kreinto, Xosé Neira Vilas (1928-2015), naskiĝis en Vila de Cruces, en la interna Galegio, kaj en 1949 elmigris al Bonaero, kie li komencis sian literaturan karieron.
Ricardo Sapelino, USM, And The Vietnam War by Norbert Mercado
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,120. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Ricardo Sapelino of the United States Marines, or USM, was a Filipino combat soldier during the Vietnam War. He joined the United States Navy or USN in 1965, during the middle period of the Vietnam conflict. He received training as a member of the Marine Corps, which was under the USN during the long American involvement in the Vietnam conflict.
Bethy by Eliza Todd
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,830. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Elizabeth Trentham, Countess of Oxford, begins her story as Lady of the Wardrobe to Queen Elizabeth. As such, she dresses the Queen with the help of Wrios, Earl of Southampton, who is rumoured to be one of the Queen's many sons; as indeed, it is his father, Beth's brilliant and eccentric husband Edward
Gunter's Winter by Juan Manuel Marcos
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,030. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Gunter's Winter is an exotic fusion of Spanish, Buenos Airean and Paraguayan culture, of intrigue and human relations set against an unfolding backdrop of the military and political landscape of the time, with more than a touch of Chilean spice.
The Tails of Two Cities by Ruth Gordon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,720. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Though separated by an ocean, the sister cities of San Diego and Edinburgh had one thing in common. They were both graced with dogs whose lives became the stuff of legend.
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