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Falling Umbrella Hunter Night: A Novelette by Séan Ó Tuathaigh
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,490. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
JULY 1940. Europe has fallen. While the world trembles, the village of Ballanaul, in the west of Ireland, is preparing to defend itself against all comers. Tom Toomey, would-be poet, is armed and waiting alongside a retired policeman, three schoolboys and a mysterious blow-in. With any luck, Tom will impress Peggy; the local beauty. And if some potcheen helps him along, all the better.
The Highwayman of Cordovia by Linda Weaver Clarke
Series: The Rebel Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,110. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
With the help of a bold highwayman and a pastor’s daughter, they try to save their country from being taken over by a power-hungry leader. As they strive to stop the Kingmen and thwart their plans, Christine finds herself falling in love with Austin Knight. The only problem with their relationship is that she thinks he is her knight in shining armor instead of a highwayman.
Silent Thunder by Peter Tanner
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 78,940. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2010 by Tanner Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Silent Thunder; a story based on an actual operation. Hostages were taken by terrorists and America was given a five day deadline to give in to their demands: unseat President Marcos or the hostages would be brutally murdered. Patrick Henry, the son of a powerful Senator, would be the first to die. Rather than give in, America sent in its best to try to do the impossible.
Land of the Lost Tribe by Hannah Ross
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,230. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » General
Eldad ha-Dani, a lone traveler from the mysterious Hebrew kingdom of Simien in the heart of Africa, sets out to find his lost brethren.
Motherland by L Todd Wood
Series: Connor Murray. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 64,580. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2016 by Icebox Media. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Connor Murray is back! Connor is living in Israel, enjoying life when his world changes in a matter of seconds…for good. Will he see Natasha again? What is the world searching for before it’s too late? What is the Motherland? I’m more excited about this book than any I have written so far. It’s a powerful story. Motherland is a page turning, hair raising, thrill ride. Shocking ending!
A Soul Burned by RJ Curtis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,410. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(4.00 from 1 review)
On 14th February, 1945, the Allies fire-bombed Dresden, killing tens of thousands and starting a political row and propaganda war that lasted years.
Gray Tide in the East: An Alternate History of the First World War (2nd Edition) by Andrew J. Heller
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 59,180. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2017 by Fiction4All. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Alternative history
Gray Tide in the East is the best-selling counterfactual history of the First World War, if the Germans had not invaded Belgium in 1914 and thereby brought Great Britain and, eventually, the United States into the war. The carefully researched story is told by a host of real historical figures both famous (William Jennings Bryan, Winston Churchill) and obscure (Albert Dawson).
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"
Letters to Mary Susan: From her Outlaw Father by Jerry Hammersmith
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,380. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
In his historical novel, LETTERS TO MARY SUSAN, Jerry Hammersmith chronicles the life and adventures of a Missouri outlaw, James Marion Howard. The novel is narrated by an aging Jim Howard as he begins to serve a sentence of fifteen years for Manslaughter. His lonely prison cell in the newly built Saskatchewan Penitentiary in Prince Albert is the impetus to repent and reconnect with his past.
Royal Cowries (Cowries Series #1) by Stella Eromonsere-Ajanaku
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,980. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Pushed to marry a man she would never pick for herself, Uvbi hatches a way out to undermine the rule of law. Getting out of the age old tradition will cost Uvbi her dignity and freedom. When Nagudia, who conceals his past to gain freedom in the land, rescues Uvbi in the bush, he has no idea his life will become entangled with hers in a bizarre way.
The Adventures of SahebaN: Biography of a Relentless Warrior by Fauzia Rafique
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 47,520. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2016 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In 1949, Simone de Beauvoir, author of The Second Sex, wrote: ‘All oppression creates a state of war, this is no exception.
Suzanne's Peace by Verity Blethyn
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,960. Language: British English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 3 reviews)
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.
Storm Over Savournon - a Novel of the French Revolution by Gordon A. Long
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 114,910. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Their love could only happen if their world turned upside down. Then came the revolution, and anything seemed possible. But now he fears he is losing her: first to the Revolution…and then because of it.
Flower of Iowa by Lance Ringel
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 238,070. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Historical » General(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
The White Heron Descends on the Peacock - Britain Invades Burma 1810-1826 by Ian Malcolm Macphee
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 291,470. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Told mostly from the Burmese perspective, this historical drama traces the expansion of the British Empire from its base in India into Arakan [now Rakhine province] Myanmar. Life at the Royal Capital and in the vast countryside is revealed using real historical characters along with the rich culture of Burmese society and the Buddhist constraints upon the Kings of the early 19th Century.
Gifts from the Gallows by G Johanson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,610. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » General
Investigating an outlandish claim that condemned prisoners are surviving the hangman’s drop thanks to the prison doctor, detective and adventurer Blair Leigh finds herself torn between her feelings and doing the right thing in wartime London, 1916.
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.
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