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Fiction » Historical » Canada
Witty Carly's Wishes by C L Young
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,750. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Historical » Canada
"Witty Carly's Wishes" is a historical fiction novel based loosely on a true story. It is a heart warming and unforgettable story about a determined, young girl who experiences fun, happiness, tragedy, disaster, ridicule, pride and humility throughout her childhood, arousing the reader's emotions. Enjoy your walk with Carly as her wishes are fulfilled.
Echo of the Whip-poor-Will by Don Hayward
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,860. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Don Hayard's memories of his early life in High Falls Ontario on the Spanish river framed as a fictional return to the disappeared town sometime in the early 2000s. The span of memory is from about 1948 to 1961.
A Bolt From the Blue by Robert James Bridge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,120. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
As the sands of time erase stories from peoples minds many folk in Canada and around the world may have never heard of the tragedy that happened that fateful day, but each and every year on the 6th December at 9am the bells in Halifax ring out to remember those that died and were injured in the Halifax Explosion or as some said A Bolt From The Blue!.
Oak Island The Adventure Begins by R. P. Deiss
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 146,290. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Canada
Oak Island is the greatest mystery ever devised. There are many theories regarding Oak Island and what transpired there. Pirate treasure, Shakespeare’s manuscripts, Marie Antoinette’s jewels and Templar treasure. I’ve followed Oak Island ever since the Reader’s Digest article in the nineteen sixties. Join me on this great adventure and learn the truth about the Oak Island mystery!
Brothers of the Zodiac: Earth (Prologue) by Maxwell Thomas
Price: Free! Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2018 by Zarra Knightley Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Six become twelve. As Lady Ishtar chooses among the slain of the Trojan War, she realizes that six men are not enough to carry her name. The Greeks are becoming the rulers of the modern world, and she may be forgotten. She needs more warriors . . . more Brothers of the Zodiac.
Not Exactly a War Hero: The Extraordinary Adventures of Alfred Mondou by Ray Verdon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,230. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Adventure » General
Zombies in Canada are historical fact, unlike the rest of the world, where they are Hollywood fiction. Seventy years ago, there were 157,841 zombies. One such zombie had a name: Alfred Mondou. Mondou was pursued for years through Canada’s three solitudes by the police, the military, and bounty hunters, and during his ordeal went through more heroics than Indiana Jones and Robin Hood together.
The Ruby Glass Mugs by Guy Bonnetta
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,680. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
The Ruby Glass Mugs is a must read for fans of Canadian historic fiction. It follows a family in Oshawa Ontario through the years between the 1910 and the 1986 passing of Halley's Comet. The period began with great optimism but tragic events changed the trajectory of their lives. It was a very different world that their great-great-grandchildren lived in when Halley's passed again in 1986
The Coldest December- a Short Story Collection to Remember the Halifax Explosion by Quarter Castle Publishing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,350. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Quarter Castle Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Historical » Canada
On December 6, 2017, Nova Scotia will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Halifax Explosion. More than 2,000 people were killed and another 9,000 were injured from the largest man-made explosion of its time. To pay tribute to the victims, survivors and heroes who emerged from the disaster, Quarter Castle Publishing gathered a collection of fictional short stories connected to the Explosion.
Emma's Ghost by Kat Karpenko
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,570. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Romance » Adult
In Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia, Laura discovers love letters dated 1918, in her deceased grandmother’s house. Visitations by the resident spirit drive her to write the story of the lovers, Emma and Andrew, who met in Halifax after the largest man-made explosion in history before Hiroshima. What happened to them and Laura has unexpected resolutions in an action-packed, historical tale.
The Misadventures of Captain Stobo by Ron Pearse
Price: Free! Words: 31,910. Language: British English. Published: June 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
The misadventures of Captain Stobo describe the mishaps and exploits of a British soldier, drawn from his memoirs, who fought in the Battle of Quebec in 1775.
A New Scottish Colony in Canada by Carl Stewart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,470. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Follow the exploits of the Stewart Family as they begin a new life in a strange and hostile land. Read about places well known today which were native trading posts back then.
Break In The Wind by Deborah Tadema
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,650. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
If Grant and Lucas Sievers don't stop Dusty Blackman and his gang from smuggling guns to the Americans, war will start. Will the beautiful Winda help Lucas? Would Dusty's wife, Carrie, prove to be too much of a distraction for Grant? Find out in this book.
Shadow of Vimy by David McColl
Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 89,380. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Thomas Kirby is an officer in the Canadian Army serving in the trenches of World War I. When a dangerous German prisoner escapes with information on the upcoming Canadian offensive at Vimy Ridge, Kirby must hunt him down before he escapes, knowing that if he does so, the fate of the entire battle will hang in the balance.
Mentioned In Dispatches by P. L. Wytka
Series: Third Battalion Trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 61,300. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
The sequel to BOMBPROOF and the second in the Third Battalion Trilogy.
The Blue Dress by Dave Riese
Price: Free! Words: 35,100. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » Canada
A series of three short stories introducing Rebecca, a Canadian teenager, living in Montreal in the 1940s. In the title short story, Rebecca receives a second-hand blue dress as a gift. When she is forced to give up her hand-made needlepoint pillow in return, she finds a way to exact a fitting revenge for the adults’ betrayal. The stories are a prequel to the novel Echo from Mount Royal.
Just Some Old Books by Juan Tomas
You set the price! Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada(4.00 from 1 review)
While riding her bicycle in the neighbourhood one morning, Paula discovers a very unusual collection of old books discarded by the road side. A friendly voice calls to her with an invitation to learn about their story. While listening, Paula is transported back in time; the Nazi occupation of Vienna and a true story of love and survival.
Voyage to Eternity: The Story of the Empress of Ireland by Ken Dornhecker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,900. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
The majestic transatlantic luxury liner, the Empress of Ireland is setting sail. Many surprises await her eager passengers, some of them delightful and others shocking! So walk up the gangplank and embark on one of history’s most fascinating sea voyages. Become acquainted with the beautiful ship and the real life events that inspire this enthralling story from the romantic time when the great shi
Bombproof by P. L. Wytka
Series: Third Battalion Trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 82,750. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure(5.00 from 2 reviews)
One year on the Western Front through the eyes of a First World War Canadian infantry platoon.