Fiction » Historical » General

Pilgrims of War
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,210. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 1 review)
Beautiful Italian doctor Magdalena Russo is headed to a medical conference when the ship she’s traveling on is seized at the Panama Canal. World War II is raging, and the passengers aboard the Italian ship are deemed a threat to the United States. Magdalena and the other passengers are sent to Ellis Island where they are interrogated and detained. During her forced stay in America, she lends a han
Flower of Iowa
By
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 238,070. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Flower of Iowa takes place against the turbulent backdrop of 1918 France. During the final months of World War I, young American Tommy Flowers must navigate the challenges of life in the trenches and his unexpected attraction to British soldier David Pearson. "Accomplished, touching historical fiction" with "a remarkable amount of flavor and detail" and "a compelling love story" - Kirkus Reviews
A Bucket of Ashes (Nell Sweeney Mysteries, Book 6)
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,410. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2010 by Patricia Ryan. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Governess Nell Sweeney and wounded battle surgeon Will Hewitt reunite on Cape Cod to investigate the death of Nell’s long-lost brother--who may or may not have murdered a woman in cold blood--in Book #6 of P.B. Ryan’s bestselling historical mystery series, A Bucket of Ashes. Originally published by Berkley Prime Crime.
Murder in the North End (Nell Sweeney Mysteries, Book 5)
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,760. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2010 by Patricia Ryan. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Irish-born governess Nell Sweeney and Brahmin black sheep Dr. Will Hewitt infiltrate the worst Irish slum in Boston to keep Detective Colin Cook from being framed for murder in Book #5 of P.B. Ryan’s celebrated historical mystery series, Murder in the North End. Originally published by Berkley Prime Crime.
Murder on Black Friday (Nell Sweeney Mysteries, Book 4)
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,060. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2010 by Patricia Ryan. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
In Book #4 of P.B. Ryan’s bestselling historical mystery series, Boston governess Nell Sweeney, along with roguish Harvard professor and forensic scientist Will Hewitt, investigates the deaths of two men who committed suicide--or did they?--when the gold market crashed in 1869. Originally published by Berkley Prime Crime.
At Odds with Destiny
By , , , , , , , , , &
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 899,490. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Bestselling, critically acclaimed, and notoriously creative authors from across the book continuum join forces to bring you At Odds with Destiny, everything you've wanted in a boxed set but thought you'd never find: full-length novels brimming with myth, fantasy, mystery, history, romance, drama, originality, heroism, and suspense.
Season of Regret
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,400. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011 by 2fires Publishing Co.. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(3.75 from 4 reviews)
The bride wore black: severe, sedate, sorrowful black. A spirited teenager, Gillian Heinrich is pregnant and abandoned by her one-time lover. Fearing the disdain for his child in their 1950’s small town, her father bribes his ranch hand, Charlie Barnes, to wed his rebellious and unwilling daughter. Charlie readily agrees, never realizing he’s sealed his own fate in the Season of Regret.
Amateur Rebel
By
Series: Swan River, 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,340. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2008 by Darling Newspaper Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Maggie, an interpreter, believes justice can’t be achieved without just rulers, so she fights corrupt despots of an 1830s British Colony. And tries not to fall in love with Jeremy, her hot-headed foolish ally. Magistrates commit murder, the natives mistake a missionary as an incarnation of the Rainbow Serpent come to evict white settlers, and Maggie could lose her head - literally!
Blue Bells of Scotland: Blue Bells Trilogy One
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 156,000. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » 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?
North with Franklin: The Lost Journals of James Fitzjames
By
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 116,660. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Based on original letters and diaries, North with Franklin recreates an officer's journal covering the tragic fate of Sir John Franklin's doomed Arctic expedition of 1845. "A richly re-imagined fable." The Arctic Book Review.
Angel's Flight
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,940. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mercy Allcutt is thrilled to be going to her job as secretary to P.I. Ernie Templeton—until she opens the door and finds her mother. Known as the Wrath of God, Mrs. Allcutt is the last person Mercy wants to see, barring some murderers she’s met. Add phony spiritualists, a columnist killed during a séance, a starlet, and some other odd characters, and Mercy finds herself in deep waters indeed.
The Beginning Thoughts and Recollections of Terry Dactyl
By
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 6,950. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A short story of the past. How much can you remember? Do you want to remember? Terry makes the effort and surprises himself. He tells the tale of how he saw the world through the eyes of a growing child in the 1940s.
Getting Off
By
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,060. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A novel about the end of the sixties - like you don't remember them. Are you getting off yet?
Nor the Years Condemn
By
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 111,370. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
At the beginning of World War 2, Britain was in the deepest trouble imaginable. 5 minutes flying time away crouched a monster. Alone against it, Britain called out to her Empire. For pilots. From all corners of that Empire, they volunteered. Only the best & brightest were chosen. Daniel Quinn was one of these young men who came to fly against the monster. They had a 1-in-3 chance of survival.
The Red Gate
By
Series: The Gatekeepers Saga, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,910. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Ireland, 1911. County Mayo. For a reclusive Irish sheep farming family, a chain of unexpected events leads them to uncover ancient secrets about themselves and their place in the greater world. As the greed and ambition of an unfolding, devious plan begins to threaten their land and very lives, what will become of their home and it’s hidden legacy? What will become of their sheep?
The Chronicles of Heaven's War: Sisters of the Bloodwind
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 261,450. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Where to begin a tale filled with closely guarded secrets of demons, gods and men that has for the Ages been hidden from all searching eyes… This our Quest…a long and twisting road to Destiny drawing us into the past, then flinging us into an uncertain future, opening a door to a mystical world… Dare you take this dangerous journey of discovery to uncover the truth of all matters...?
Remembrance Part One: A Time For War
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,170. Language: American English. Published: November 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
A brutally honest holocaust story as seen through the eyes of a Jewish teenage girl in occupied Poland. Anna witnesses the murder of her family,but still finds the strength to survive, scrounging out a life with Jewish Partisans in the forests. Here Anna experiences her first love, and amazingly finds beauty among the ravages of war, despite her wavering faith.
Beneath Gray Skies
By
Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 110,280. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2010 by j-views. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(3.33 from 3 reviews)
Beneath Gray Skies describes a 1920s world that might have been, had the American Civil War never been fought. The new Nazi party in Germany, Confederates, and British and American intelligence services engage in intrigue and treachery, as the giant Bismarck–the largest Zeppelin yet constructed–crosses the Atlantic carrying a priceless gift from the Old World to the New.
The Judas Alliance: Aegis Arises
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,440. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
(4.91 from 11 reviews)
What if the map of the world as you know it, was incomplete? What if a new country was discovered-a magic country? What if it was WWII, and this country allied itself with Hitler and joined him on his quest of world domination? What if Judas the Iscariot was key to a dark secret whose unraveling would call forth the biblical dragon, Leviathan? It was up to Lieutenant Wynne to discover the tru
The Samurai Poet
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,780. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Ishikawa Jozan wanted nothing more than to be a samurai like his father and grandfather. When an act of overzealousness costs him his position, he tries to serve his lord as a Confucian scholar. Once Ishikawa becomes entangled in political intrigues beyond his control, he discovers that the life of a hermitic literati can be just as dangerous as that of a warrior.