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Fiction » Historical » General
A Second Chance by Shayne Parkinson
Price: $3.99 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"
False Steps: The Space Race as It Might Have Been by Paul Drye
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 91,030. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General, Fiction » Historical » General
A popular history of the many spacecraft that might have taken us to space, but that fell short for one reason or another. Based on meticulous research from the best available sources, including those long kept secret in Russian archives. With more than two dozen images and diagrams of the space projects that never quite got off the ground.
The Last Jew of Kabul by Jamie.B Ernstein
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,930. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
History, travel and love One mans life in one of the World's most beautiful and tragic countries on our planet. Based on a true story, on political manipulations and ideologies, on the quest for power and money and on a forbidden love that is tested by everything that life and death can throw at it.
Little Dove, Lakota Ancestor by Sakina Blue-Star
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,010. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A mix of family history, historical fiction and intuitively received material, it's a journey into other times and places. With her village destroyed by the Cavalry she went from tipi life to a fort, to her marriage and a plantation, survived the Civil War and toured Europe. Rich in humor, romance and Native wisdom teachings it gives one a profound feeling for the Native American spirit.
Threads of The War: Personal Truth-Inspired Flash-Fiction of The 20th Century's War by Jeremy Strozer
Series: Threads of The War. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,730. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Threads of The War is a collection of truth-based flash-fiction from The 20th Century's War.
The Parthian by Peter Darman
Series: The Parthian Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 233,780. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
The story of Pacorus, a prince of the Parthian Empire who is captured by the Romans and sent to Italy to live out the rest of his days as a slave. But fate intervenes and he is freed by a gang of runaway gladiators led by a man named Spartacus. This is the epic tale of the Spartacus slave revolt, as told by the man who fought by his side.
Blue Moon by JD Martin
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 110,330. Language: American English. Published: December 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Captivated by its folksy simplicity, a retired American living in Munich buys a dusty watercolor and discovers faces, like death masks, worked into the mountain background. Curious, he becomes involved in an obsessive quest to find out who the artist was and what it means. A back story involves the artist, a young woman, and her lover, a Nazi U-boat captain.
A Queer Kind of Justice: Prison Tales Across Time by Rebecca S. Buck
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 61,350. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Historical » General
A diverse cast of lesbian, bi, and trans women, on both sides of the bars and through the centuries, find life-changing moments of love, hope, fear, excitement, passion, desperation, and inspiration. Prison. The very word sends shivers of fear through the soul. A place of gloom and shadows, where freedom is taken, humanity is lost.
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.
Дыплом на царства by Аркадзь Ліцьвін
Price: $2.39 USD. Words: 278,350. Language: Belarusian. Published: October 27, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Прыгодніцкі раман пра падзеі першай трэці ХVII стагоддзя, у якім апісваецца, як жаўнеры Вялікага Княства Літоўскага бралі чынны ўдзел ў захопе і ўтрыманні маскоўскага Крамля падчас Смуты, а таксама шукалі залатую статую Божай маці. Праз цяжкія выпрабаванні яны мужна і годна вяртаюцца на радзіму героямі…
For Honor: An Adventure of What Might Have Been by Kat Jaske
Series: For Honor, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,450. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Escape to the intrigue and adventure of 1638 France where the musketeers uncover an insidious plot to overthrow King Louis XIII and divide the country. Fight with the musketeers; ride with them and find the spies. Try to stay alive, and just accept that Lady Laurel's fencing skills are needed. She's good, surprisingly good—-and beautiful. Enter a battle where honor is more valued than life.
Bold Conquest by Virginia Henley
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,240. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Guy de Montgomery's Norman invaders sweep across the English countryside to claim Godstone Hall and its fairest prize of war, Lillyth. She is irresistibly drawn to this virile conqueror who woos her to a sensuous surrender. Bold Conquest is a classic tale of loyalty and passion that sizzles with white-hot intensity.
The Blue Pendant by Susan A. Jennings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 155,710. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
t’s 1913 and times are changing, but not fast enough for naïve, nineteen-year-old Anna as she dares to seek adventurous independence. Inspired by her globe-trotting uncle and his gift of a blue pendant from India, Anna begins her exciting new life as a clerk at the prestigious Sackville Hotel, Bexhill-on-Sea.
Wittenberg by Brennan Smith
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 27,080. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A prequel to Shakespeare's Hamlet. To win his lady’s favor, a Swedish soldier conspires to kidnap Hamlet off the streets of Wittenberg, unaware that Hamlet's brother has come in secret to woo the lady for himself.
The Child of Egypt: A True Story of Magic, Revenge, Revolution and the Last European Sorcerer by Jason Underhill
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 112,470. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Based on the life of Alessandro di Cagliostro, the Child of Egypt follows a young boy called Acharat on a life long journey of self discovery as he takes on the guises of Joseph Balsamo and Cagliostro and sparks a bloody revolution that will tear down the Bourbon monarchy in France before setting his sights on the heart of the Christian world, the Pope in Rome.
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?
Untold Rage by Ger Conlan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 121,230. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Historical » General
When Lucy Courtney learns a dark secret about her grandmother's past she sets out to find the truth. Crisscrossing county Clare Ireland for clues and people who knew her nana, she triggers a chain of events that will unearth buried stories and shed light on present dramas bringing them both together in a cascading and tragic clash. A dark thriller where long past events affect contemporary lives.
Small War, Far Away by Andrew McCoy
Series: Lance Weber, 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,490. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
During the Falklands War, to save his wife and child, and his friends and their women, Lance must run and fight like he has never run and fought before, several thousand miles down the spine of Argentina to the only safety a stone’s throw from the Antartic at Punta Arenas on Cape Horn. In this brand new Lance Weber novel Andew McCoy is writing at the peak of his form.
Holy Tigers by P.S. Finley
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,210. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The Convent of Santa Jalisse faced annihilation during World War II. Brutal Nazi SS occupied holy ground. Allied carpet-bombing was imminent. Fugitive student nuns prayed for deliverance. If only the Savonne River Bridge would just go away, armies would be forced to divert. Their home could be liberated. Providence answered the nuns' prayers by putting a powerful German panzer into their hands.
Hamlet: The Novel (Shakespeare’s Classic Play Retold As a Novel) by William Shakespeare
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,160. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013 by BookCaps. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Have you ever thought of Shakespeare as a fast-paced, action-filled, page-turning…novel?! Shakespeare plays on stage make for fantastic theatrics! But when you read it as a book…some of it’s glory can be lost. This novelization of Hamlet uses a more modern language and narration to capture the story as a novel. Hamlet is set in Denmark and tells the revenge of a Prince against his uncle for mu
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