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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: $2.99 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 3 reviews)
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 Madonna Rosa by L.W. Hewitt
Series: The Juno Letters. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,260. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Anisette Durande holds the destiny of a free Brittany in her hands - desperate to keep the Madonna Rosa from the Germans as the Nazi onslaught rolls across defenseless France in 1940. She is La Guardienne - the last of a line of women descended from a lone survivor of a terrible slaughter, blessed to protect the ancient Madonna carved from the crucifix of the Christian martyrs of Roman Lyon.
Clan of the Black Sun by L.W. Hewitt
Series: The Juno Letters, Book 3. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 85,490. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A mysterious stone of black obsidian holds a magical grip over a rural French clan ripped apart by an ancient curse. The Nazis covet the relic as a weapon of immense power that will lead their armies to victory in the West. The Allies fear rumors of the stone mask a deadly weapon that threatens the invasion of Fortress Europe. The resistance risks annihilation to recover it.
Cross of Fire by L.W. Hewitt
Series: The Juno Letters, Book 2. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 82,700. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » War
Gela Pientka defiantly kept a bloody truth that could topple governments and destabilize world currencies. To protect her family, she took the secret to her grave. Gala’s journal, however, exposes a stunning discovery - a corrupt Nazi “money train,” supported by murder and slavery, fueled by the foul stench of greed. Truth is fighting back.
The Juno Letters by L.W. Hewitt
Series: The Juno Letters, Book 1. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 91,660. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » War
Letters discovered in a tin box hidden in the foundation of a small cottage in Normandy reveal a terrible secret. Antoine's world was collapsing. His beautiful Marianne, his precious daughter Ariele, missing. The lives of hundreds - perhaps thousands - of allied soldiers preparing to storm Juno Beach on D-Day literally are in his hands.
As Angels Weep by L.W. Hewitt
Series: The Juno Letters, Book 4. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 90,600. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Throughout occupied Europe, amidst tyranny and terror, common people gathered around their kitchen tables and plotted treason. It was a crime against the state to save a life. “The Three Angels” are the stories of just three of the survivors hidden during the Holocaust by these quiet heroes. They remain mostly anonymous. We must be content to know they existed, and stood against a great evil.
Jodi's Journey by Rita Hestand
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,200. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
This is a sweet, historical romance. The war was over. The town of Esser Crossing ebbed closer to a slow death while Jodi Parker and Hunter Johnson fought desperately with one last chance to save it, and themselves. Two unlikely people came together against their own will and struggled to carve a new empire.
Duval and the Infernal Machine by Michele McGrath
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,470. Language: British English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Invalided out of the French Army, Alain Duval joins the Ministry of Police in Paris. Newly appointed, he is strolling through the city when he sees a crowd waiting for Napoleon. He is jostled by some men leaving the area in a hurry and shortly afterwards a bomb, the 'Infernal Machine' explodes. Horse-shoes and barrel hoops send him searching all over Paris.
the BIG BUMP at Number 2 by Carol Marlene Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Historical » General
The most severe bump in North American mining history, where 74 died and 100 survived, is a heart wrenching tale of survival and endurance. Susan’s brother and her friend’s father are miners.Both miners were to work the afternoon shift, in which the Big Bump occurred. Susan’s account of events just after the Bump gives insight into what it was like to live in a small coal mining town.
The Better of Two Men by JD Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,650. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
My name is Zabdas: husband, warrior, conscience and confidant. I am a son of Syria. I write the history of this country in my own hand and tell the tale of my Zenobia: loyal subject, wilful woman, Queen of the Sands, Protector of People and wife to the King of Kings …
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.
Ice King by Geoff Woodland
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 119,960. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Historical » General
William King, son of a Liverpool slave trader, sickened by what he experienced aboard a Spanish slaver, was one of the few who spoke out against the Slave Trade. This epic has generational change, moral wickedness, greed, romance and the fortunes of war woven through the lives of King & Son, Liverpool traders. Father and son are caught up in the turmoil that preceded the British Trade Act of 1807
Nothing Left Sacred by Daniel Diehl
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 198,770. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015 by RavenswoodPublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Nothing Left Sacred takes the reader on a twisting, panic-filled journey through the secretive corridors of power surrounding Henry VIII and the glittering Tudor court. This taught political thriller carries us from the grandeur of the royal palaces to the seldom-glimpsed resistance network that rose in opposition to Henry's radical religious reforms which would create the Church of England.
Sisters of War by Alicia Hope
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,790. Language: Australian English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A tale set in wartime Austria, of five women living under the ever-watchful eye of the Third Reich. To Australian Elise, world war two felt surreal, like a vague childhood memory. But sitting at the bedside of her critically ill mother-in-law, she was about to learn the harsh reality of what had happened during those dark times, from the lips of someone born in one of the darkest of dark places...
Code: Elephants on the Moon by Jennifer Bohnhoff
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,710. Language: American English. Published: July 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
As D-Day looms ever closer, a girl in a small town in Normandy joins the Resistance, where she learns some dark family secrets that allow her to follow her own conscience and to understand the coded messages on the radio.
Bataille à Cherbourg by Bruno Robert des Douets
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 43. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,830. Language: French. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
En ce dimanche où l’on devait fêter la Sainte Trinité, la journée s’annonçait printanière à Cherbourg et l’humeur aurait été plutôt festive en raison de la fête patronale, en ce 1er juin, s’il n’y avait eu, les jours précédents, bataille à Barfleur...
The Woodcarver's Secret by Connie Shelton
Series: The Samantha Sweet Mysteries. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,660. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » General
For John Carver, a 12th century Celtic woodworker, life is a struggle. Then one summer day, as he walks past a near-dead alder tree, lightning strikes. Carver recovers and takes the usable pieces of the tree to his workshop. From the shards John creates three boxes. Then the unexplained happens—shortly after handling one of them, John’s touch brings his young son back from the brink of death.
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(5.00 from 1 review)
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…
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.