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Maccabee
By David C. Carson
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 139,790. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Before the world heard of Adolph Hitler, Hezbollah, or Hamas, a Syrian king calling himself Antiochus Epiphanes called for the destruction of the Jewish nation. Against all odds, one priest and his sons stood up to the king. One of those sons became known as the Maccabee. It was the passion, faith, and military genius of the Maccabee that culminated in what is presently celebrated as Hanukkah.
The Pride of Lions and The Blood of Roses
By Marsha Canham
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 299,390. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Here for the first time, two full length novels, The Pride of Lions and The Blood of Roses together in one volume. Multiple award-winning, including Best Book of the Year, Best Scottish Romance, Best Historical Romance.
Aeneis Liber Sextus
By Dirk Bontes
Price: $3.27 USD. Words: 28,250. Language: Dutch. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Aeneas, de zoon van de godin Aphrodite, was één van de weinige stervelingen die het dodenrijk bezocht en ervan terugkeerde. Aeneas' reis naar de Onderwereld werd beschreven door Vergilius. Dit boek is een vertaling uit het Latijn van die fascinerende reis. Het bevat tevens vele verrassende commentaren en interpretaties en korte taalkundige analyses van de betekenis van de gebruikte namen.
Diamondback
By Carla Brownlee
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 103,750. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
On a desolate plain in New Mexico, the Madison family struggles to survive. Bad luck and poverty have plagued their homestead cattle ranch for years, but even the financial disaster of the Depression and catastrophic droughts pale in comparison to the effect mental illness has on the Madisons. Wise beyond her ten years, Lily Anne Madison tells her story of grit and grace.
Highland Miracle
By Leanne Burroughs
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 147,440. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
The Christian version of the award winning Highland Wishes... They were two lonely hearts who made a connection when The Almighty brought them together… As the brutal strife intensifies between their countries, the lovers seek fleeting happiness in each other’s arms. Torn by their differences, and with such enormous odds stacked against them, can Grant and Victoria’s love survive?
Botticelli's Bastard
By Stephen Maitland-Lewis
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,620. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014 by Glyd-Evans Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Art restorer Giovanni Fabrizzi is haunted by an unsigned renaissance portrait, which he believes was stolen during the greatest art heist in history -- the Nazi plunder of European artwork. If true and a surviving relative of the rightful owner were still alive, he has to give up the potential masterpiece. Regardless, he persists in his quest and exposes far more truth than he ever wanted to know.
The Gryphon's Skull
By Harry Turtledove
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 140,310. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Menedemos, the dashing young sea captain, and his cousin, the scholarly Sostratos, are back in a new adventure. As opposing forces maneuver for advantage in the eastern Mediterranean, the cousins are determined not to let circumstances stand in the way of a profitable venture…especially since they are now in possession of a rare skull purported to be from the mythical Gryphon.
Like a Man
By David Chacko
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,220. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2009 by Foremost Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Czech paratroopers make a night-drop into their Nazi-occupied homeland during WW II. Their objective? To kill the second most powerful man in Nazi Germany. They accomplish their mission against insurmountable odds, then seek safety in the catacombs of an ancient church. When confronted by an entire SS regiment, their chances of escape are slim to none.
The Barefoot Bride
By Rebecca Paisley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 125,060. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014 by Teresa Medeiros. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Handsome, aristocratic Saxon Blackwell needs a bride to hold onto his inheritance. When he decides to bring wild mountain girl Chickadee McBride home to meet his manipulative grandmother, charming chaos ensues in this delightful historical romance by nationally bestselling author Rebecca Paisley.
Empire of Alexandria (Alexandrian Saga #5)
By Thomas Carpenter
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,390. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
One hundred years after the murder of Julius Caesar, the circumstances of his death could change the course of the fledgling Alexandrian Empire.
The Guise of a Gentleman
By Donna Hatch
Series: Rogue Hearts, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,760. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
A stranger's roguish charm awakens Elise's yearning for adventure but his irrepressible grin hides a secret. A gentleman by day, a pirate by night, Jared must complete one last assignment before he'll be free. Pirates, murder, and lies bar their way to freedom and love. Elise may not survive the revelation of Jared's past...or still love him when the truth is revealed
The Arrows of Hercules
By L. Sprague de Camp
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Set in the time of Dionysios I of Syracuse, at the beginning of the 4th century BC, The Arrows of Hercules tells the tale of Zopyros of Tarentum, an engineer who invents an improved type of catapult. He is quickly drafted by Dionysios into Syracuse’s war efforts against Carthage, which sets him on a series of adventures including a battle against Etruscan pirates and a kidnapping in Carthage.
The Stranger She Married
By Donna Hatch
Series: Rogue Hearts, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,600. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
To save her family from debtor's prison, Alicia must marry the first wealthy man to propose. Her choices narrow to a scarred cripple with the heart of a poet, or a handsome rake with a deadly secret. Cole believes he is beyond redemption, yet cannot deny his attraction for the girl who touches his heart. He must protect her from the murderer killing her family before she becomes the next target.
The Duke and the Virgin
By Dominique Eastwick
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014 by Decadent Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Can a bookish wallflower and a rakish duke find more in one night together then a lifetime a part? Can they both let down the barriers of society to see what Madame Eve already sees in them? Can true love be unmasked in just one night or will it be destined to stay on the shelf?
High Adventure History
By Pro Se Press
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,650. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Pulp Happens…Throughout History! Pro Se Productions, a publisher of Genre Fiction, proudly presents HIGH ADVENTURE HISTORY, an anthology that puts the fast pacing and over the top action of Pulp Fiction in the History books! Setting tales in the past and telling them with a predominantly Pulp flavor, these stories find action and adventure in the annals of yesterday for readers today!
In Pursuit of Happiness
By Christine McCaffrie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 128,490. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Georgia Sills and Charles Ravenwood have lives that leave little to be desired. Born in England into a life of wealth and privilege in the ascendancy of the British Empire, they are about to marry, unlike many of their contemporaries, for love. But on their wedding day they are suddenly and mysteriously separated. From that day, their lives change dramatically. Will they ever meet again?
Runaway (Safe Havens 2)
By Sandy James
Series: Safe Havens, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,240. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
When a wealthy young woman foils her uncle and fiancé’s plot to murder an innocent cowboy, she must deny her new love to protect him. The cowboy’s love is strong, but before they can embark on a life together in the Montana territory, they must bring their foes to justice.
Lone Star Ranger: A Ranger To Ride With
By James J. Griffin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,000. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014 by Prairie Rose Publications. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western
Everything Nate Stewart holds dear has been stripped from him in one terrible, murderous raid. It’s up to a company of Texas Rangers to give him a new direction for his life. But will his thirst for vengeance win over his need for justice?
The Promise
By VJ Dunraven
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,400. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
(5.00 from 6 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
Mail-Order Brides of the West: Evie
By Caroline Fyffe
Series: The McCutcheon Family, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,010. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
MAIL-ORDER BRIDES OF THE WEST is a new western historical romance series created in collaboration by USA Today Bestselling Authors Caroline Fyffe and Debra Holland.