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Shipwrecks in Sea Minor: 2 Tales of Shipwrecks and Survival by Lisa Silverthorne
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,390. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012 by Elusive Blue Fiction. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Two novelettes by Lisa Silverthorne: A young Irish woman's search for her missing sister leads her aboard the R.M.S. Titanic where she must outwit a kidnapper and survive the worst disaster in maritime history. Time eddies around Ireland’s coast, summoning ghosts as a grieving survivor of the Lusitania searches for comfort & direction. Will he find both in the woman he hires as his guide?
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.
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.
Jericho Man by Kent Lines & Thomas Mann
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,760. Language: American English. Published: December 12, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Biographical
An orphaned American boy wounded by Vietnam, used by Mossad and the CIA… ‘They will try to turn you into a machine. Don’t let them do that!’ The chilling biographical novel based on the life, loyalties, loves and hates of KENT LINES – one-time wartime sniper and trained assassin!
Islands of Love and War by Shaun J. McLaughlin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,020. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Ryan, 18, arrives alone in the New World and blunders into the chaos of the 1838 Patriot War. Circumstances drive him into a web of piracy, secret societies and rebellion. He meets and falls for a smuggler's daughter, Kate. Tugged by the opposing currents of romance and war, Ryan struggles to reconcile his family history, his duty and his heart. Granted The IndiePENdents Seal No. 10012229
The Honorable Cody by Richard S. Wheeler
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 89,100. Language: American English. Published: March 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Western
A tender portrait of Buffalo Bill Cody, who was besieged by a lot of people with a lot of schemes.
Sudden 4: Sudden - Dead or Alive by Frederick H. Christian
Series: Sudden (Western), Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,150. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
When the capable-looking drifter rode into town and tossed the rulebook out of the window, most of the townspeople ran for cover. But this time Cullane men died and San Jaime was no longer in bondage. How long this freedom would last was another question - for up in the mountains Old Man Cullane bellowed his order at his cutthroat crew:.Bring me Sudden - dead or alive!
Witch! The Alison Balfour Story by Adrien Leduc
Price: Free! Words: 20,360. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Young adult or teen » HistoricalNaNoWriMo 2016 book. Last updated 2016-11-13 16:50:13
Murder and injustice. Such are the themes of Witch!: The Alison Balfour Story which tells the true story of Alison Balfour, a woman accused of being a witch and burned at the stake on December 15, 1594 at Kirkwall, Scotland.
Annie McGuire by Elizabeth Rowan Keith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: American English. Published: November 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » Victorian(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Inspired by verse on the gravestone of a child in an old cemetery, this is the touching story of family and friends who may have surrounded the little girl buried there. Filled with love and tenderness, this tiny tale provides a view of simple times gone by, and leaves the reader with a warm heart and a misty eye.
Like a Willow Tree by Rei Kimura
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 84,240. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A willow tree, soft and flowy on the outside, unbreakable and strong on the inside, left to brave the lashings and extremities of wind and storm but never quite breaking Hanako Ishigaki was just 9 years old when her father decided to uproot the family from traditional and beautiful Kyoto and migrate to Hawaii. “You are not uprooting this family to some strange outlandish place where we will
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?
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.
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.
Winter Fire by Kathy Fischer-Brown
Price: $2.99 $2.25 USD. (25% off!) Words: 95,250. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2010 by BWL Publishing Inc.. 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.
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.
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.
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.
Framed: A Historical Novel about the Revolt of the Luddites by Christy Fearn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,170. Language: British English. Published: March 5, 2013 by Open Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
With all the excitement of Sharpe (Bernard Cornwell), as well as the social commentary of Elizabeth Gaskell and Victor Hugo, Framed dramatises the issues of a turbulent time and champions the resistance of poverty-stricken workers. If you liked Les Miserables, then you’ll love Framed!
Dentellières by Bruno Robert des Douets
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 23. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: French. Published: February 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » General
A Courseulles, en Normandie, tandis que finit le XIXe siècle, un négociant de dentelles apporte leur ouvrage à ses ouvrières. Allons avec lui pour les rencontrer !
Side Door to Heaven for Hemingway by David Wyant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 173,380. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Even though suicide kept him out of the main gate, Ernest wrangled a way into Heaven's side door. He also gives us a beautifully captivating flashback to his most idyllic summer up in Michigan, 1917.