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A Fine Thread by Stephanie Garon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 21st Century, Fiction » Historical » USA
A girl travels to Philadelphia to visit a hat shop run by Lulu Mae Reeves, a hat maker for famous singers and movie stars, and discovers the secret behind the tradition of buying from the shop.
Kitsune-Mochi by Laura VanArendonk Baugh
Series: Kitsune Tales, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,280. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Sequel to the award-winning KITSUNE-TSUKI. The onmyouji Tsurugu no Kiyomori and his allies must protect his daimyou‘s household from a dangerous rival without revealing their own secret — or they die by the hands of their friends instead of their enemies. Includes Japanese glossary.
The Gryphon's Skull by Harry Turtledove
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 140,310. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
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.
Souly Bound by Haden Hudson
Series: Ghostly Love, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,000. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Rosie’s world tumbles when she finds a ghost trapped within a pocket watch. She wants to move him on to the afterlife, but he has something else in mind. Alex has been cursed for two hundred years. But all that matters is that he is again with the love of his life. All he has to do is convince her she was once his lover. Will he succeed before the curse consumes his soul and he is lost forever?
The Final Testament of William Crook, Once a Bodyguard to the President by Melinda Young
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A steadfast bodyguard who played too small a role in America’s first great national tragedy is haunted for a lifetime by what happened and how he didn't change the course of history.
The Missions Bloom by Dale Day
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,600. Language: American English. Published: September 23, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Timothy Beadle and Jaime the Carpenter have taken up the torch of Father Serra's dream to create centers of learning for the natives of California to have a better way of life. Father Fermin Lausén is appointed president guardian of the missions and diligently strives to add nine more missions to the chain. All that work is threatened by revolution in Mexico by groups seeking freedom from Spain.
Meant To Be by Cheryl Pierson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,080. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Robin Mallory is shocked when she is tackled by a man in a Confederate uniform. A flat tire and a coming snowstorm have stranded her in the middle of a re-enactment – or is it?
“The Marrow of Tradition” Made Easy by Students' Academy
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 91 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 274. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,680. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The novel is fundamentally based on the concept of white supremacy, but the realistic account presented by the author reveals that behind the concept of white supremacy there were oppression of the mixed races, threats, rioting, killings, arson, and lynching.
Don't Murder Maria by Lawrence Nielsen
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 110,060. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Mark Kendal believes developing the cure for HIV is good; but not if it means murdering Maria Quiteria Campos for her DNA. Maria Quiteria is the ancestor of his lover and friends who died saving his life. But Mark learns that his employer Jedediah Strang and his frankengene pharmaceutical conglomerate wants Mark to travel back to 1839 Brazil to harvest Maria’s DNA for their next wonder drug.
EXODUS или тайна Cоюза Cета by Vadym Balev
Price: $3.33 USD. Words: 109,300. Language: Russian. Published: February 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Роман "Exodus или тайна Союза Сета" возвращает нас в те далекие времена, когда великий пророк Еврейского народа Моисей пришел в Египет для того, чтобы освободить Израиль из многовекового рабства. События древности поразительным образом переплетаются с действиями, происходящими в наши дни...
Stupor Mundi: The Life in Death of Frederick II by Mark Lord
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,090. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 30, 2013 by Alt Hist Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A ghost from his past has come back to haunt the dreams of the great Holy Roman Emperor, the Stupor Mundi—Wonder of the World, Frederick II. The ghost is bitter. He has not been treated well by the Emperor. But he does not seek vengeance. He comes offering redemption for the Emperor, if he will only listen.
Just In: This Report on the American Revolution by Catherine McGrew Jaime
Series: The Americans Revolt, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Too often we brush over the American Revolution when we are studying U.S. History or U.S. Government. My desire here is to make some of the major people and events of the American Revolution come alive for students of all ages. This play can be enjoyed when read silently, for a different look at the American Revolution.
Flashman and the Cobra by Robert Brightwell
Series: Thomas Flashman Adventures, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,800. Language: British English. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency(5.00 from 1 review)
The second instalment in the memoirs Thomas Flashman takes him to India during the second mahratta war and includes an illuminating visit to revolutionary Paris. Flashman is embroiled in treachery and intrigue from the outset and, despite his very best endeavours, is often in the thick of the action.
As Angels Weep by L.W. Hewitt
Series: The Juno Letters, Book 4. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 90,600. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Throughout occupied Europe, amidst tyranny and terror, common people gathered around their kitchen tables and plotted treason. It was a crime against the state to save a life. “The Three Angels” are the stories of just three of the survivors hidden during the Holocaust by these quiet heroes. They remain mostly anonymous. We must be content to know they existed, and stood against a great evil.
Autumn Duchess: A Georgian Historical Romance by Lucinda Brant
Series: Roxton, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 138,360. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011 by Sprigleaf. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
A beautiful duchess mourns for her beloved. A sun-bronzed merchant returns to claim a birthright. Disparate souls in need of love and renewal. Paths cross and the journey begins… This highly acclaimed historical romance is widely regarded a classic and a rule breaker: A rare example of a much-loved heroine’s second chance at love in the autumn of life.
Carenza's Heirs by Felicity Knight
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,550. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In this sequel to Carenza's Journey Carenza has settled down with Hugh in Nether Heydon in Worcestershire. Her antiques business keeps her independent and her eldest daughters, Lily and Georgia, are ready for university. There Lily falls in and out of love with Janyn Beckworth. She thinks she's learned the hard way how Mr Right can turn out to be Mr Wrong. But Janyn is only just getting started.
Story 15: Miss Yingning, or the Laughing Girl by Pu Songling
Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 13. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. Broomhandle Books has edited the stories to provide modern punctuation and styling so as to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
If I Should Live So Long by Mark Lind-Hanson
Series: Julian Plectrum, medieval fantasy. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 65,420. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Julian Plectrum is a lute playing child of Cheshire. He travels to London and ends up in a medieval copyright dispute. Coming back from a search for new home for his future wife, he ends up in the midst of a great battle, discovering the brother left three years before among the wounded. He marries his sweetheart, they depart for their new home, only to be taken on another adventure...
Abraham by Richard Puz
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 2. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Young raw-recruit Abraham is exposed to the terror of war during the Battle for New Orleans. A frontiersman provides the wisdom to help him survive and become a man.
Scoundrel by Bud Fussell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,230. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » General(4.00 from 1 review)
In his first novel, Bud Fussell has penned an epic: a struggle between two very different brothers; a pioneer man of the early 19th century building a family and an empire; a troubled soul far from home encountering travel and grace. Jake is the Scoundrel, an unforgettable character living out a saga that remains in the reader’s mind and heart long after the book is finished.