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Stones of Nairobi
Series: Society for Paranormals. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,000. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
The intrepid supernatural sleuth Mrs. Beatrice Timmons can’t fathom how the ancient tombstone of a legendary warrior-king ended up in Nairobi. All she knows is that her life is on the line once again as she embarks on her most dangerous mission yet: to retrieve a corpse and the soul it once housed. To do so, she’ll have to work with the enemy and learn to read poetry.
The Last Ride of German Freddie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,940. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
NIETZSCHE AT THE O.K. CORRAL! The Clantons and the Earps are heading for a deadly showdown, and into the town of Tombstone rides German Freddie, a gunslinger with a deadly reputation and a penchant for philosophical speculation. Freddie’s committed to a life that is mad, dangerous, and free, and the Earps had better not get in his way.
The Pardee Furlough
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,860. Language: American English. Published: January 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Wounded cavalry captain, Jason Pardee returns home on recovery furlough to find things have changed a great deal for people away from the front.. Times are hard with the war’s enforced stringency and plunderers are crippling the country. Partnering up with a backwoodsman, a loner who has his own reasons for tracking down the raiders, Jason sets out to bring some justice to the hungry land.
Happy and Glorious (Part One)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 155,870. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Alternative history
(4.00 from 1 review)
Happy and Glorious is an alternate history novel set in World War Two. It is based on the premise that the aircraft carrier HMS Glorious wasn't tragically lost with heavy loss of life in June 1940 but survived and went on to take part in future battles. In this book we will see how this old and now largely forgotten aircraft carrier changed the war.
Detour, A Big Rig Thriller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,220. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » USA
What could go wrong during the preparations for the birth of Marvin and Miriam Stenowitz’s first grandson? Well, nearly everything. Crooks, two U.S. Presidents, a Jewish circumcision ceremony, Valentine’s Day, and a snow storm complicate hero-trucker Archie Harlanson attempts to show Debbie Stenowitz’s family that he’s the right guy for their daughter
Loyalty Binds Me
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,650. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
LOYALTY BINDS ME is the 2nd book about Richard III in the 21st-century by award winning author, Joan Szechtman. A year after THIS TIME (1st book)ends Richard III has arrived in London with his combined family--21st-century wife and two daughters, and 15th-century son, when he is arrested for a 500 year-old murder. Richard must now defend himself without revealing his true identity.
At the Point of a Quarrel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 143,910. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The defeat at Agincourt in 1415 left deep wounds in the French psyche. Two runaway youths, Rogé and Clod, find themselves in the middle of the battle and experience the horrors of the disaster. They escape to spend their lives feeling the shame and guilt for the defeat. Yet, life must go on, and it takes them years to come to terms with the disgrace of being on the front line of history.
The Promise
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,400. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
"I was deeply drawn into The Promise--the charm and complexity of the characters, the vibrancy of the settings, and the plot that gripped me from beginning to end." --Kathryn Lynn Davis, NY Times Bestselling Author of Too Deep For Tears
Jenny's Passion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,940. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015 by vinspirepublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Jennifer Winston could hear the booming sounds of cannon fire miles away from her Virginia home. She knew that the war had begun two years ago but had been insulated from it all by her father. Little did she know that her life was about to irrevocably change, and she would be tested to the limits of her courage and endurance for a man—a man who was the enemy, and one she wasn't supposed to love.
Forced Journey: The Saga of Werner Berlinger
Series: Far and Away. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,110. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by Artemesia Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Escaping Nazi Germany, 12-year-old Werner hopes to create a new home in New York. Werner faces bullies and anti-Semitism, overcoming these struggles with assistance from new friends. All the while keeping alive the burning ember of hope that his father and little sister will join him in his new home.
Snow Angel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,810. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Ethan stepped up onto the porch of his cabin. An unfamiliar sound blew to him on the gale – a high-pitched wail, barely audible above the howling of the wind. A cat? A wounded dog? Then he heard it again – some poor creature in distress. No, a human voice, calling for help! =¤= Snow Angel is a love story set in 1870's Colorado Territory. 37,000+ words. Recommended for ages 16 and older.
The Good Harvest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,870. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Historical » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
It's 1814 in London, and Harold Hammonds has come a long way in his 24 years. He's second officer aboard the merchant vessel "The Good Harvest", bound for Sydney with a cargo of settlers goods, topped off with a parcel of transported convicts. It's a hell voyage, ending with a storm that wrecks them on an island off the west coast of New Zealand. Should he stay? Will he claim this grand place?
The Red Gate
Series: The Gatekeepers Saga, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,910. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Ireland, 1911. County Mayo. For a reclusive Irish sheep farming family, a chain of unexpected events leads them to uncover ancient secrets about themselves and their place in the greater world. As the greed and ambition of an unfolding, devious plan begins to threaten their land and very lives, what will become of their home and it’s hidden legacy? What will become of their sheep?
Overthrown
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 28,460. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 1 review)
Oroma had always lived an ordinary life until her vllage was invaded and she was carried off as a slave to an unknown land. What could the future hold for her? Gloom or good? Never could she have imagined that she was about to take part in the greatest part of history! * * * * * For all you who want to have that thrill of African adventure, this is for you
The Floating Outfit 6: Set Texas Back On Her Feet
Series: The Floating Outfit. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,050. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Colonel Goodnight's cattle drive to Kansas could save war-torn Texas, but it would ruin the slaughter-house owners who stayed rich but keeping the ranchers poor. The 'hide and tallow men' hired an army of gun-hung toughs. Goodnight had the help of the Floating Outfit. And Fort Worth had itself a war!
Diablo (A Piccaddilly Publishing Western Book 6)
Series: A Piccadilly Publishing Western. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 86,430. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Diablo is a boomtown about to explode. The cattlemen, prospectors and homesteaders have no love for each other. The rancher, Kemp, has a number of fast guns on his payroll and everyone believes he's the man behind the `troubles'. A lawman is needed and another fast gun is in town to take the job. Into this mess rides Lee Scurlock, a man with the law on his tail and a fast gun on his hip.
Suzanne's Peace
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.
Vlad The Impaler
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Graphic novel, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The life of Vlad The Impaler in a grapic trilogy, starting with the day he was born.
Renaissance of a Gunfighter (A Piccadilly Publishing Western Book 12)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,580. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Badly crippled, and a drunken derelict, Marshal Charlie Martell had reached the point of deciding to do himself in when he heard that his ex-partner had been gunned down by three outlaws. Charlie knows he stands no chance of surviving, but if he’s going to die, he might as well do it in a final showdown with that outlaw trio in this one final gesture of defiance and personal pride.
Executions & Horrible Tortures From Olden Times
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 70,740. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
During past centuries, crimes such as filing metal shavings from a coin, shoplifting a handkerchief, or a bit of lace was usually punished with torture or even death. More serious crimes like treason, inciting civil disobedience, or witchcraft could result in some truly horrendous punishments like being drawn and quartered. People accused of witchcraft were subjected to a water test & burned if-