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Fiction » Historical » General
The Black Orchestra by JJ Toner
Series: The Black Orchestra, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,100. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage(4.00 from 1 review)
It is 1940. The German war machine is devouring Western Europe. In Berlin, a military intelligence signalman discovers a colleague lying dead at his radio receiver... This is the story of one man’s journey through darkness to enlightenment. A cracking spy story, it is a tale of corruption and redemption, of fear and courage, of loyalty and betrayal -- and of love.
A Second Chance by Shayne Parkinson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 167,880. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » General(4.89 from 56 reviews)
Amy uses the second chance she had hardly dared dream of to make up for the wasted years. But a familiar face from long ago makes an unwelcome reappearance, threatening her new-found happiness. Payback has more than one meaning, and sometimes people get what they deserve. "A Second Chance" is the sequel to the three-volume work "Promises to Keep"
The Last Jew of Kabul by Jamie.B Ernstein
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,930. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
History, travel and love One mans life in one of the World's most beautiful and tragic countries on our planet. Based on a true story, on political manipulations and ideologies, on the quest for power and money and on a forbidden love that is tested by everything that life and death can throw at it.
False Steps: The Space Race as It Might Have Been by Paul Drye
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 91,030. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General, Fiction » Historical » General
A popular history of the many spacecraft that might have taken us to space, but that fell short for one reason or another. Based on meticulous research from the best available sources, including those long kept secret in Russian archives. With more than two dozen images and diagrams of the space projects that never quite got off the ground.
Frost on Barbed Wire by Elaine Hankin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 99,510. Language: British English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In 1945 German-Polish brother and sister, Erich and Magda Laube, flee across the snow-covered Silesian Plains to escape the Russian invasion of Warsaw. Years later, as a rookie reporter in Berlin, Erich is still haunted by his wartime memories. His restless nature leads him into danger as he tries to help friends trapped behind the Iron Curtain.
Nazi Love by Michael Phayer
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,490. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
When World War II started, Matt, Christa, and Karl were friends living in Munich. Matt and Christa were even engaged. But the war changed all of that. When the fighting ended, one would be dead, and the other two would have to find their way in the debris of Hitler’s Germany. None got out unscathed. Even love was replaced by something darker, seedier, something that came to be known as Nazi Love.
The Flag and the Albatross, The shipwreck of the USS REGULUS (AF-57) in Typhoon Rose by Arnold D. Marsh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,640. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The USS Regulus left San Francisco for Vietnam in March 1971. In the following months it provided supplies to 84 ships in the war zone, skirted two typhoons, hailed King Neptune at the equator, and visited six countries. Then it was shipwrecked by Typhoon Rose, the worst to hit Hong Kong in many years. Was it the fault of an arrogant captain? Was its fate foretold by two omens five months earlier?
The Battle of Paardeberg: Lord Roberts' Gambit by Martin Marais
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 144,820. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In the first months of the Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902) the British suffered a series of catastrophic defeats. In response they initiated an audacious manoeuvre to outflank a Boer army blocking the route to Kimberly. The move culminated in the Battle of Paardeberg. With the outcome uncertain - would the British prevail or would the Boers continue to hold the upper hand?
Captain's Cross by Mike Fuller
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,020. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016 by Rogue Phoenix Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » General
Ben Deland has survived pirates and near death from the deadly cannons of a French warship but now must trek deep into the hostile wilderness to save a young colonial officer from French and Indian treachery.
Amarna Book II: Book of Hawara by Grea Alexander
Series: Amarna, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,270. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
King Mursili II’s only hope to restore his own Hittite Kingdom to greatness is to restore the Amarna line to power in Egypt, to atone for the sins of his father. Yet, with those closest to him being sacrificed in the process and the tide continuing to rise against them, how far is King Mursili prepared to go to see the prophecy fulfilled?
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