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A Pocket Full of Shells
By Jean Reinhardt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,110. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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.
Lois Chronicles of a German Nurse 1945
By John H Berndt
Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 146,540. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
This true mesmerizing novel is a masterful accounting of events unfolding against the landscape of the closing months of WW ll and its immediate aftermath. It captures a young women’s story of love, horror, compassion in a time of mayhem. A supreme test of women survival as chaos reigns supreme in Eastern Germany.
The Longing (Grayson Brothers)
By Wendy Lindstrom
Series: Grayson Brothers, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,340. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
0.5 star(4.57 from 7 reviews)
Romantic Times 4-1/2 Star Top Pick! A marriage of convenience…and intoxicating desire. He would show her every shade of love.
Осъзнаване (Български роман) / Osaznavane (Bulgarian novel)
By Rositsa Tancheva
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 64,670. Language: Bulgarian. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
„...С дебютния си роман „Осъзнаване” Росица Танчева отправя дръзко предизвикателство ... тя ни поднася произведение, което предизвиква както патриотична гордост, така и тревожни мисли за съдбата на нашето поколение. Убеден съм, че този исторически роман ще намери своята благодарна читателска аудитория и ще заеме достойно място сред хубавите български художествени творби.“ ГЕОРГИ ЦАНКОВ
What the Duke Wants
By Kristin Vayden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,930. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014 by Blue Tulip Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
What the duke wants…. Is not three young ladies for wards. Nor is the responsibility for finding them a governess. Thankfully that is delegated to his housekeeper, who he might add is blind as a bat. That really could be the only excuse she has for hiring Carlotta. Because Carlotta is far too beautiful to be a governess.
I, Putin
By Jennifer Ciotta
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,230. Language: American English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
I, Putin is a multi-award-winning, Amazon Kindle Top 100 best-selling, original, historical fiction novel about Vladimir Putin. What decision is so harrowing that it changes Russian President Vladimir Putin forever? Discover what motivates the man behind Russia. Is he the cold, ruthless leader you know, or is he...human?
High Adventure History
By Pro Se Press
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,650. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Pulp Happens…Throughout History! Pro Se Productions, a publisher of Genre Fiction, proudly presents HIGH ADVENTURE HISTORY, an anthology that puts the fast pacing and over the top action of Pulp Fiction in the History books! Setting tales in the past and telling them with a predominantly Pulp flavor, these stories find action and adventure in the annals of yesterday for readers today!
Time Travel Adventures of The 1800 Club: Book X
By Robert P McAuley
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,730. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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 House on Schellberg Street
By Gill James
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,390. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
WHERE IS HOME? Renate Edler loves to visit her grandmother in the house on Schellberg Street. She often meets up with her friend Hani Gödde who lives nearby. This year, though, it is not to be. Renate finds out a terrible secret about her family. She has to leave behind her home and her friends and become somebody she never thought she could be. The house on Schellberg Street needs to stay strong.
Four Steps to Death
By John Wilson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,050. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » War
"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
Mineko: Book of Sisters
By RG Dillon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,480. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Set in 17th century Japan, “Mineko” is a rich, evocative and harsh saga of a young girl’s quest for vengeance. Her family massacred, her surviving sister taken away, six-year old Mineko is left alone to serve a band of Samurai assassins. But little girls grow up. And little girls learn. And little sisters never forget. Mineko: Book of Sisters
Gray Tide In The East
By Andrew J. Heller
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 54,780. Language: American English. Published: May 22, 2013 by Strict Publishing International. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
An alternative history of the First World War. A vivid, realist and exciting fictional account of events in 1914 following the decision by the German Kaiser, Wilhelm II, to withdraw his troops massed at the Belgian border and to re-deploy them against Russia instead – if that decision had not been reversed.
Botticelli's Bastard
By Stephen Maitland-Lewis
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,620. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014 by Glyd-Evans Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Art restorer Giovanni Fabrizzi is haunted by an unsigned renaissance portrait, which he believes was stolen during the greatest art heist in history -- the Nazi plunder of European artwork. If true and a surviving relative of the rightful owner were still alive, he has to give up the potential masterpiece. Regardless, he persists in his quest and exposes far more truth than he ever wanted to know.
Erma Puckett's Moment of Indiscretion
By Melinda Clayton
Series: Cedar Hollow, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,710. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by Thomas-Jacob Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
2013 Pushcart Prize Nominee Short Story Nineteen-forty-six was a turning point for young Erma Puckett for three reasons. First, it was the year she became rich. Second, it was the year she fell in love. And third, it was the year she was run out of town.
Alberta Skies
By Kathryn Imbriani
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,780. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Upon the prolonged death of her father, Lauren Butler decides to see if there is anything left of the love she and Adam once shared before he left for the wild and rugged District of Alberta two years ago.
Mr. Wallace Takes a Wife
By R.S. Dean
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
0.5 star(3.60 from 5 reviews)
A small English community is shocked when the local eccentric announces his plans to marry a woman no one has ever seen. Is his intended a real person, or is she a figment of his imagination?
The Man from Conant Gardens
By DC Brownlow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,660. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
“First of all, there are fifty-eight slaves on this plantation who are lighter than some of the whites in this room. These so-called ‘passers’ will be hated for being too ‘white’, or ridiculed by their own by not accepting their black partition. They can mingle among us or be stoned by us as well. When slavery ends, what do we do with these passers?” said Benjamin Godly in 1848 before the war.
Exit Unicorns
By Cindy Brandner
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 219,860. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
It is the spring of 1968 in Belfast, Northern Ireland and James Kirkpatrick has just lost his father under suspicious circumstances, Casey Riordan is released from prison after five years and Pamela O’Flaherty has crossed an ocean and a lifetime of memories to find the man she fell in love with as a little girl. All three lives are on a collision course with each other.
A Bucket of Ashes (Nell Sweeney Mysteries, Book 6)
By P.B. Ryan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,780. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2010 by Patricia Ryan. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
0.5 star(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 critically acclaimed historical mystery series, A Bucket of Ashes. Originally published by Berkley Prime Crime, a division of Penguin Group, Inc.
The Stone-Worker's Tale
By Margaret Frazer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,000. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011 by Justin Alexander. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Simon the sculptor had been truly touched by God's gift. He saw beauty that others could not and brought it to life through his craft. But Simon also saw the beauty of Elyn. Clandestine meetings have given way to sinful lust, and now the two lovers have vanished. But Frevisse alone suspects there may be some darker truth behind the midnight vanishing...