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Fiction » Historical » General
A Second Chance by Shayne Parkinson
Price: $2.99 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"
Becoming Lisette by Rebecca Glenn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,640. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2015 by Zinerva Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Lisette is a brilliant young painter with a singular disadvantage – being a woman. Undeterred, she finds support in Amante, a dashing Army officer. After her father dies, her mother marries a jeweler, who wants to control Lisette, leading to severe consequences for her budding career, Amante’s affections and her safety. Lisette must find her own way – before it is too late.
The Perfect Lady Worthe by Rose Gordon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,350. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by Parchment & Plume, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » General
The last thing Jane Cavanaugh would ever expect is to be married—she is an invalid, after all—but that doesn’t mean she can’t help with her sister’s husband hunt! (Even if it is with a wee bit of reluctance.) The last thing Gareth, Lord Worthe would ever want to do is to fall in love with his closest friend’s younger sister. But fate just might have something else in store for these two…
Four Steps to Death: Stalingrad, 1942 by John Wilson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,070. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
"This absorbing, well-crafted tale…is a haunting description of the tragedy and irony of war…In this vivid narrative, the awful cacophony of war comes to life…the skilled author succeeds without moralistic preaching in highlighting the harsh reality, the utter misery, and the heartbreak of war in this intricate but fascinating book." VOYA
Suzanne's Peace by Verity Blethyn
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,960. Language: British English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
It's June 1918 and 15 year old Suzanne is waiting in exile for the war to finish and to return home to battle-scarred Ypres in Belgium. Join her in her journey through grief and dread towards discovery and hope, finding unexpected opportunities and characters amongst the chaos and destruction.
Türkiye’de kim kimdir? by Oguz Hakan Göktürk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,210. Language: Turkish. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
KİM KİMDİR? Türk Milleti, dünya tarihine yön veren milletler içerisinde ilk sırada yer alır. Dünyada, Türkler kadar geniş bir alanda hâkimiyet kurmuş olan ikinci bir millet gösterilemez. Bunun yanında 4.000 yıllık Türk tarihinde bu millet, dışarıdan ve içeriden birçok ihanetle de karşılaşmıştır.
The Good Harvest by J. Paige Straley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,870. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Historical » General(4.00 from 1 review)
It's 1814 in London, and Harold Hammonds has come a long way in his 24 years. He's second officer aboard the merchant vessel "The Good Harvest", bound for Sydney with a cargo of settlers goods, topped off with a parcel of transported convicts. It's a hell voyage, ending with a storm that wrecks them on an island off the west coast of New Zealand. Should he stay? Will he claim this grand place?
This Time by Joan Szechtman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,310. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » General(4.33 from 3 reviews)
This Time rediscovers the fifteenth century Richard III as he attempts to unravel the mysteries of the twenty-first century. Not only must Richard III acclimate himself to this whole new world—to sometimes comic effect—he must try to undo the damage done to his reputation through 500 years of history. "This Time" named General Fiction Finalist in the 2010 Next Generation Indie Book Awards
La Scelta by Francesco Zampa
Price: $3.39 USD. Words: 56,040. Language: Italian. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » War
Roma, 6 ottobre 1943. Il giovane brigadiere Flavio Cesari ha grande memoria, sa scrivere a macchina. Cura il censimento dei militari di razza ebraica all'Ufficio Riservato del Ministero della Guerra. È di Trastevere e non poteva desiderare di meglio mentre intorno infuria la follia sanguinaria. Non bastasse, è in segreto innamorato della giovane ebrea Eva. Mentre rientra a casa...
Laughing Winds by Rose Christo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,540. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Historical » General
When Annika Straum is handed a violin and told to learn how to play, Annika knows she is about to die. In Dachau Concentration Camp, music means death. Paired with a green-eyed girl, a girl who makes her feel in ways she shouldn't, Annika has three months to practice for her first and last concert.
Daughters of the Dragon - A Comfort Woman's Story by William Andrews
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,070. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A 2014 IPPY AWARD WINNER DURING WORLD WAR II, the Japanese forced 200,000 young Korean women to be sex slaves or “comfort women” for their soldiers. This is one woman’s riveting story of strength, courage and promises kept.
Mysterious Miss Channing by Nadine Millard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,760. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Blue Tulip Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Historical » General
Charles Carrington, Earl of Ransford is the very epitome of a devilish rake and he has no desire to change it. However, taking up the reigns of his family’s estate brings his grand plans of debauching the whole of London to an abrupt halt. Charles can only imagine the boredom he will experience, living in rural Ireland and being disgustingly respectable. Then along comes Julia.
Time Travel Adventures of The 1800 Club: Book X by Robert P McAuley
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,680. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Story 1 When one of the Time Watchers of the future finds out that he inherited a huge fortune, he decides to give it all to third world hospitals. However, it has been lost for centuries and is buried somewhere in Transylvania. Story 2 Italy almost changed history by signing a separate peace pact with the German's in WW1, which could have caused France and Great Britain to lose the war.
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?
A Pocket Full of Shells by Jean Reinhardt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,110. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
When a baby girl is born to a young Irish fisherman and his wife during the second year of The Great Hunger, the young couple choose to remain in Ireland. While friends and family emigrate, James makes the difficult decision to stay behind but struggles to provide for his young family. This is a story of love, hardship and resilience during one of the darkest periods of Ireland's history.
Blue Bells of Scotland: Blue Bells Trilogy One by Laura Vosika
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 156,000. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Shawn Kleiner has it all, fame, money, beautiful women. Until the night his girlfriend has enough and abandons him in a Scottish castle tower. He wakes in medieval Scotland, mistaken for Niall Campbell, devout Highland warrior, with the fate of Scotland riding on his selfish, womanizing shoulders. Tasting Shawn’s modern luxuries, will Niall want to switch back?