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The Last Reiver by Robert Gourley
Series: The March Hare Novels, 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 117,510. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Action
After General Cornwallis surrendered to General George Washington’s rebels at Yorktown, Virginia, Captain Alex Mackenzie and his brothers, Robert and Hugh, received an urgent and alarming message. Their father, John was in trouble with the English authorities back in their native Scottish border lands. The three brothers immediately set sail to save their father from the British authorities.
Whip Dodge: Man Hunter by Wesley Tallant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,460. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015 by Crimson Cloak Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Idaho Territory. A bank robbery and murder in the town of Eagle Rock prompts the town marshal to request the assistance of the legendary bounty hunter, Whip Dodge.
Strategos: Born in the Borderlands (Strategos 1) by Gordon Doherty
Series: Strategos, Book 1. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 118,610. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
When the falcon has flown, the mountain lion will charge from the east, and all Byzantium will quake. Only one man can save the empire . . . the Haga!
Sabotage at RKO Studio by Christopher Geoffrey McPherson
Price: $5.87 USD. Words: 84,580. Language: American English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Hollywood. 1933. James Murray’s first novel is a surprise success. On contract at a major film studio, he tries to figure out what’s behind a series of accidents plaguing various productions -- including "King Kong," the studio’s new film. "Sabotage at RKO Studio" is two novels in one: two parallel stories, featuring two heroes, working two cases in two different versions of 1930s Hollywood.
Dharma Brothers Kodo and Tokujoo by Arthur Braverman
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 182,910. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Inspirational
Dharma Brothers Kodo and Tokujoo is based on the lives of two Japanese Zen Masters, Kodo Sawaki and Tokujoo Kato. It is a story of how two ordinary boys, walking very different paths, became extraordinary men, and the deep spiritual bond between them. It is also the story of Japan form 1880 to 1965, of two personal accounts of Zen journeys to enlightenment, and of love and friendship.
The Knights of Derbyshire: Pride and Prejudice Continues by Marsha Altman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,070. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
In Altman's fifth book, the Darcys and the Bingleys have grown and thrived, and their children are ready to enter society. But social discontent in Derbyshire threatens the safety of everyone.
Loma River by Caro Mundt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,170. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Former Hollywood star, Lorna La Riviere, returns to the small town of her childhood, seeking information about her unknown mother. Meanwhile, ninety-eight year old Annie, who could answer all her questions, is finally being interviewed by her historian great-niece Hilda. Documents surface, memories are rekindled, and paths converge. But will Lorna, and Hilda, be able to handle what they learn?
Legionary: Viper of the North (Legionary 2) by Gordon Doherty
Series: Legionary, Book 2. Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 126,970. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Danubian frontier is weaker than ever, and a storm is gathering in the north . . .
In Defense Of Troy: The Prince's Ascent by Henry Cropsey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,320. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Trojan War is in its eighth year. Sarpedon King of Lykia leads its defense as Priam is too old to fight and his eldest son Hektor too inexperienced. Together the brave Sarpedon and the wily Priam have forged a motley alliance capable of holding out against the overwhelming might of Agamemnon’s armada. Agamemnon, though, is secretly implementing a new strategy to bring the City to its knees.
Josiah by Joe Freitus
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 63,410. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Take musket in hand and join Josiah, a freed black man, as he experiences the adventures of the Cherokee, Virginia and Kentucky frontiers, romance and the beginning of the French and Indian war in 1754.
Valuables by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
For his entire life, Willard Harrison envied Mrs. Rose Grenlauer, but never more than now. Willard lost his arm, his wife, and everything he owned to the Yankees. Now the Yankees hold Memphis, and he can’t do anything. Except think of Mrs. Rose Grenlauer, who escaped with her valuables into the wilds of Tennessee. Willard wants her valuables. Willard wants her life. And he means to get both.
Escombros by Eva Lara
Price: $6.87 USD. Words: 52,840. Language: Spanish. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Una estudiante que prepara su tesis mientras realiza trabajos esporádicos para una pequeña editorial... un realizador berlinés que viaja a España huyendo de su pasado en Alemania... una ciudad donde todas las historias son posibles. Las vidas de Judit y Sven se dirigen hacia un encuentro inexorable a causa de una historia truncada vidas atrás que los condenará a un destino quizá ineludible.
Caledonii: Birth of a Nation. (Part Four: The Romans Invade) by Ian Hall
Series: Caledonii: Birth of a Nation, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,510. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
80 AD. Calach, chief's eldest son, has promised aid to the south if the Romans ever invade. When the Roman Legion marches, he knows the clans must act together, and strike fast. They ride south, but the reality of war catches them all by surprise. Calach must fight for his life amidst the fractional leadership. This marks the beginning of the northern Pictish resistance against the Roman invasion.
Wind At My Back - Leaving Home by Gail Hamilton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,400. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Davenport Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
LIFE WILL NEVER BE THE SAME. HUB AND FAT KNEW THAT the Great Depression had come to their home town - their friends and neighbors are now very poor and even food seems scarece - but they didn't think it would affect them. After all, Dad did own the local hardware store. Then the bank forecloses on Jack Bailey's loan, and everything changes - fast.
The Winged Man by Moyra Caldecott
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 129,020. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012 by Mushroom Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The story of Bladud, the father of King Lear. A leper and a swineherd... a necromancer and a wise king... his memory lives on.
The Journals of Jack Robertson 1871 Book Four by Gary Reed
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,710. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Jack has spent 3 years as a courier for the Mormon Prophet Brigham Young and now he must deal withn the promises he made to 5 young women, Little Deer, Su Ling, Sarah, Bridget, and Belle all expect to be sealed to Jack for all eternity. Jacks enemies still have a score to settle and they all come together to do it. Then there's the Chinese assassin and the Indian war party-how will Jack survive.
Winter Fire by Kathy Fischer-Brown
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,250. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2010 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Historical
When Ethan Caine pulled the unconscious woman from the half-frozen creek, he had no idea that his world was about to explode. Dressed in quilled doeskin of Iroquois design, she stirred up dark secrets from his past. At the same time, she was everything he desired. But she was more Indian than white, and on the run for murder. He needed to know the truth.
Tess Mercury and the Crooked Pink by Eleanor Prophet
Series: Tess Mercury, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,880. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013 by DC Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Tess Mercury and her posse of bounty hunters set out to catch Ezekiel “Angel” Cooper, a Pinkerton wanted for murder, but wind up tangled in an even greater conspiracy involving infamous robber baron, Sterling Rush.
Betsy Ross: Accidental Spy by Marilyn Clay
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,280. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
In Philadelphia 1776, Betsy Ross wonders what really happened the night of the munitions warehouse explosion that killed her husband John Ross. Was it an accident or was the warehouse fire intentionally set? Was someone attempting to steal the Patriot weapons and gunpowder stored there? When the authorities refuse to investigate the crime, Betsy vows to uncover the truth.
Lies We Were Told by Leslie MacDill
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 132,140. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical(4.40 from 5 reviews)
Novelist Leslie MacDill recounts the exploits of an American in search of his Irish lineage who unearths dark family secrets and is forced to confront his own devils and demons, aided by a Caribbean healer, her granddaughter, and a ginger-haired inamorata with probable paramilitary ties. Danger and passion both await the American, who treads an unfamiliar path in the land of his ancestors.