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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"
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.
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.
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.
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 …
A Day of Fire: a novel of Pompeii by E Knight
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,840. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014 by Eliza Knight. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
Stephanie Dray, Ben Kane, E. Knight, Sophie Perinot, Kate Quinn and Vicky Alvear Shecter bring to life overlapping stories of patricians and slaves, warriors and politicians, villains and heroes who cross each others' path during Pompeii's fiery end. But who will escape, and who will be buried for eternity?
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.
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.
What the Duke Wants by Kristin Vayden
Series: Greenford Waters Legacy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,930. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014 by Blue Tulip Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Historical » General
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.
Condor: Flying in Drake's Wake by N. Beetham Stark
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,080. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Condor is a young man who is in love with the sea, but his twin brother, Hugh, does not share his passion. Thirst for adventure puts the two young men on a ship with Francis Drake. When his brother mysteriously disappears, Condor risks the wrath of Drake on several occasions while he seeks his brother both in Panama and Europe. This is a story of brotherly devotion, greed, cruelty and revenge.
The Babylonian Conspiracy: A Four-Book Series by Jack Gresham
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 411,230. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
A Four-Book Series in a single publication.Each book is exactly the same as the single unit version.They should be read in order from Book One through Book Four. Jihad, Terrorism, Indigenous Peoples,Spiritual Life, and Time Travel focusing on End Times from a biblical perspective with life situations of demanding dedication and valor.
Leah's Children by Gloria Goldreich
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 143,290. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Historical » General
Spanning decades and the globe, the remarkable odysseys of Aaron, Michael, and Rebecca were as compelling as the journey of their renowned mother, Leah. From the courageous struggle of the Hungarian revolution, to the dramatic strife of the civil rights movement in Mississippi…from Israel’s heroic fight for freedom, to the eve of the Six-Day War…
Eadric the Grasper by Jayden Woods
Series: Sons of Mercia, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 146,060. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
This action-adventure laced with romance follows the “worst Briton of the 11th century” (BBC History Magazine), Eadric Streona, through his journey from poverty to power. Eadric will do anything to achieve a peaceful life for himself and his true love—even betray his country and put a Viking on the English throne. But what if his greatest opponent is the same person he wishes to save?
Mr Jack Nobody by Trevor John Towers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,570. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Your name is Jack Nobody. Orphaned at the age of five you now live in the workhouse and survive on meagre wages and rations augmented by petty thieving. Still, it's a little better than climbing up chimneys which you had to do previously until you grew too big for that work. Now at the age of nine what are your prospects? Poverty, disease or prison?
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.
La casa de piedra by Adelfa Martín
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 59,530. Language: Spanish. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Saga familiar de 4 generacones de los hombres de la familia Sirenio.Se inciai en los albores de la 1ra Guerra Mundial y finaliza en nuestros días Cierta vena romántica caracteriza a estos hombres soñadores, --algunos de ellos--, y amantes de las aventuras, pero que sin embargo, siempre regresan a La casa de piedra y a Bahía Blanca, donde están sus raíces. Historia, aventura, romance…
Leah's Journey by Gloria Goldreich
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 165,480. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Historical » General
Winner of the National Jewish Book Award of 1979, this classic novel of love and war is now available in ebook format for the first time! Violence shattered her golden world, and Leah's journey began... It swept her from the burning villages of old Russia to the tenements of New York, from the glittering showrooms of Paris to the settlements of war-torn Israel.