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Bias and the Adulterous Daughter by Michael B. Edwards
Series: Bias of Priene. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014 by BrukatPublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In ancient Ionia, there are no private detectives. However Bias, the lesser priest of Poseidon Holikonios in Priene, has been asked to solve a private mystery. Kreton, the patriarch of the neighboring estate, suspects his daughter-in-law of carrying on with someone other than her husband. Bias must find out in this short story sequel to Murder at the Festival of Apaturia.
Companions by Peter Darman
Series: The Parthian Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 179,950. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
This, the fifth volume in the ‘Parthian Chronicles’ series, is set in the time between ‘Parthian Dawn’ and ‘Parthian Vengeance’. It tells the story of Pacorus and a band of companions who embark on a mission to rescue one who was left behind in Italy after the Spartacus slave revolt. The quest will lead them to the city of Ephesus where gladiatorial games are being held.
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...
Maelstrom by Roby James
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 132,820. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency(3.00 from 1 review)
In the middle of the third dance, Margaret's world stopped for a heartbeat, then continued with the comfortable direction of her life completely changed... A Regency Romance.
In the Rattle of the Shaman’s Bones by Simon J Townley
Series: A Tribal Song – Tales of the Koriba, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,340. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
A curse is sharper than a flint blade - Africa, 43,000 years BC - the dawn of human culture. To save his tribe and his father, poisoned and dying, the hunter Temfe must learn the ways of the shaman, walk the vision-worlds and defeat a killer who wields malign power. A prehistoric adventure for adults and young adults alike. Book two of the series “A Tribal Song - Tales of the Koriba.”
Sons Of The Dawn: A Basque Odyssey by Hank Nuwer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,150. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014 by Shalako Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In this literary tale of the Old West, Anton and Nicky Ibarra flee the Basque Country of Spain to serve as apprentices on an Idaho sheep ranch. They run up against a cunning, ruthless cattle baron named Faro Sinclair who thinks nothing of slaughtering herders and stock on the rangeland. “Sons of the Dawn is a page-turner." Gerald Haslam, author of Okies and Hawk Flights.
Celia Whitfield's Boy by Bill Thompson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,660. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012 by Second Wind. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » General
Celia Whitfield’s Boy is a riveting, bittersweet, funny and historically accurate account of a talented young man coming of age in a changing, challenging time. Set in the lumber country of eastern North Carolina in the early days of the 20th century, the novel allows us to watch the growth and challenges faced by of young people against a backdrop racism, economic change and politics.
Wild Bill - The Story of James Butler Hickok by Donald Aday
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Hickok had warned his friend, David Tutt, there'd be trouble if he challenged Hickok. But Tutt called him out anyway, taking careful aim with his pistol. Hickok stood his ground across the plaza, with his pistol drawing a bead on Tutt. Both guns spoke as one, but Tutt lost the fight with Hickok's bullet through his heart. This is the story of Wild Bill Hickok, the man and the legend.
Black Magic by Dan Shaurette
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,260. Language: American English. Published: November 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » USA
Capt. Matt Black and Dr. Andrew MacGillivray are a pair of paranormal private eyes hot on the trail of someone — or something — killing women during the raucous 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition in Chicago. Stranger things are afoot however when their friend, L. Frank Baum, finds a man who was attacked not far from the World's Fair.
Thunder in the West (A Storm Family Western #6) by Matt Chisholm
Series: Storm Family - Cattlemen Saga, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,920. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Mart Storm should have died that night. No doubt about it. He carried a thirty-thirty slug in his belly and a forty-four had creased his skull. A lesser man would have been dead within the hour. But Mart wasn’t a lesser man. He wasn't going to die in New Mexico - the men shot him were, only they didn't know it yet. 6th in the Storm Family cattlemen saga from best-selling author Matt Chisholm.
Issa by C. Frederick Braun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,890. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Suppose you found ancient scrolls that were written by the Buddhist Saint ISSA over two thousand years ago. Now imagine what would happen if you discovered that ISSA and Jesus Christ were one in the same and you were holding in your hands documents actually written by God. Who would want them and who would want them suppressed? Who would be willing to kill to get them? The Vatican? The CIA?
A Djinni Named Conscience by Henry Lion Oldie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014 and represented by K-Group. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Jammal, a merchant, by mistake freed Abd-al-Rashid, a djinni imprisoned in a gold pendant. The djinni repaid the merchant by becoming Jammal’s conscience. From that day on, whatever the merchant did, the incorruptible Conscience stood behind his left shoulder.
Ever the Twins Shall Meet by C. Norman Noble
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,020. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
March of 88 AD. The marketplace in Smyrna. Suddenly, a commotion erupts and a handsome young man is being confronted by a merchant and two Roman legionnaires and on the say-so of several eye-witnesses, is taken into custody for a theft that had occurred the prior day. But he didn't do it. Wasn't even in the city. Only one explanation: he has a twin! And so it is, and so the story begins.
Letters from the Fire by Alma Alexander
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,470. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
An angry woman lashes out at an American man smugly defending his country's right to attack hers. In the crowded reaches of cyberspace their initial bitter exchanges gradually turn into something else as they discover each other's mind and spirit. Their initial enmity is gradually transformed into an extraordinary friendship and love and they begin to make plans for a life together After the War.
Coming Home by Cynthia Owens
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 90,240. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
“A woman’s love is strong, more powerful than all the ghosts in Ireland...” After a year in America, an Irish village girl yearns to return to the green land that is her heart’s home. War and betrayal have taken everything from Cavan Callaghan—his home, his family, and the woman he loved. As the ghosts of a past that can never quite be forgotten rise to threaten their newfound happiness.
Lightning Wolves by DavidLeeSummers1
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,620. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014 by Sky Warrior Book Publishing/ Sky Warrior Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
It's 1877 and Russians forces occupy the Pacific Northwest. They are advancing into California. New weapons have proven ineffective or dangerously unstable. The one man who can help has disappeared into Apache Country, hunting ghosts. A healer and a former sheriff lead a band into the heart of the invasion to determine what makes the Russian forces so unstoppable while a young inventor attempts...
The Lion and the Rose, Book One: William Rising by Hilary Rhodes
Series: The Lion and the Rose, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,840. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
William of Normandy: visionary, ambitious, indomitable, cunning. . . the man who would change the destinies of England and France forever. William Rising tells his story as never before, from crippling childhood loss, political treachery, and adolescent betrayal, to the making of a conqueror.
A Dilemma For Jamie by Angela Rigley
Series: Jamie. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,520. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Tillie's twins are now 15 months old, and talk of Jamie going to boarding school sends her into a battle of wits with David. Jamie has his own concerns, but all that is forgotten when, David is involved in a serious accident, and one of the twins goes missing. They have to face their fears and deal with one tragedy after another. But can they succeed in persuading David to change his mind?
A Civil Conflict by Marina Oliver
Series: 17th Century, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,680. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The English Civil War that divides families and friends. Lysbeth is torn between Royalist, Roundhead, and the charismatic Sir James.
The Pyrate's Lair by Erin E.M. Hatton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,620. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A Short Story - Feisty young Tudor-era curate's daughter Mary Brandon has a fascination for pirates. But when an ill-advised foray into a sea cave turns up an actual pirate, the legendary Captain Currie, her life takes a drastic change in course.