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Player's Wench by Marina Oliver
Series: 17th Century, Book 11. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,080. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Mr Atwell, a prosperous City merchant, is angry when his middle daughter, Honour, shows a preference for Robert Reade, and longs to visit the new Theatre. He plans to marry her to a suitably Puritan husband. Honour goes with her father's apprentice to Drury Lane, and is delighted with the play, but disaster brings Gervase Dunstone into her life and alters it for ever.
Shield of Honor by L. J. Bonham
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,880. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013 by Sky Warrior Book Publishing/ Sky Warrior Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The only thing standing between you and home are 30,000 angry French knights. Young Edward De Clopton is the sole surviving heir to his family's wealth and position in England, but he doesn't want the job. His father thinks he's a bumbling idiot. His enemies think he's the last obstacle to power and wealth.
Princes in Exile by Richard Denning
Series: Northern Crown, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,840. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
No land, no crown, no plan ... Cerdic leads two princes and fifty other souls into exile. Pursued by his treacherous brother, he must find a new home and a new future.
Autumn Duchess: A Georgian Historical Romance by Lucinda Brant
Series: Roxton, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 135,790. 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.
STOLEN IN PARIS: The Lost Chronicles of Young Ernest Hemingway: Arditi: My Introduction to Italy's Elite Forces by David Wyant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,980. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Episode 14 of the Young Ernest Hemingway Series, in which an eighteen year old Ernest is injured in World War I and finds himself in an Italian hospital. Becoming a War Hero is a new experience of Ernest Hemingway as he was the first American injured in the war, and Italy honors him by presenting him with the option to join their elite forces: The Arditi.
Chorus of the Dead by Tracy L. Ward
Series: Marshall House Mystery, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 75,650. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
1867 - Morgue surgeon at one of London's most prestigious hospitals, Dr. Peter Ainsley is familiar with the smells of the dead and the dying but when the brilliant, young doctor is summoned to a small English town in the north his ability to keep his patients at a cold, comfortable distance is put to the test.
Une Infâme Traîtrise by Patrick Huet
Series: Histoires lyonnaises, Book 14 · Histoires insolites et vraies, Book 14. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: French. Published: March 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Juin 1714. Les édiles de Lyon pouvaient considérer que tout allait pour le mieux. En effet, les petites gens travaillaient dur, le poids des impôts les enchaînait davantage à leur ouvrage. Sans parler des taxes à payer sur chaque marchandise qui passait les portes de la ville. Bref, tout pour ravir la bourse et le sentiment de puissance des plus hauts personnages de la cité.
Come What May by Sherryl Caulfield
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 133,960. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Canada
Come What May, Book 2 of The Iceberg Trilogy, continues the story of the Daltons through their daughter, Gene. In 1951, seventeen-year old Gene travels north into the Canadian wilderness. There, she meets Sonny Marlow, a pilot not long returned from Europe. Drawn together by love but kept apart by fear, theirs is a tumultuous relationship that is as unpredictable as the woman Gene becomes.
More Than Sparrows by Connie Keenan
Series: The Larkspur Valley Series, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,320. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Historical » USA
Big changes are coming to the people of Larkspur Valley in this 20th Century historical novel about the power of love, the special bonds of family and friendship, and lives that are supernaturally transformed by faith. A Christian novel by the author of GLIMMERS OF HEAVEN.
Sold into Slavery: The Middle Passage, The Story of Adaku Part II by Mary Devey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,130. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Part 2 on the Middle Passage in the series Sold into Slavery, The Story of Adaku promises an inspiring journey that dwells on friendship and love, of hardships and terror, of betrayals and loyalties, all forged amidst the roar of slavery on the harsh Atlantic seas.
The Arrows of Hercules by L. Sprague de Camp
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: 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.
Battle Hymns by Cara Langston
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,050. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
1942: While her fiancé trains for the battlefront, Charlotte Donahue does her part by volunteering as a nurses' aide with the American Red Cross. Here she is drawn to a mysterious soldier, Lieutenant William Kendrick, whose jet was shot down in the skies over Germany. As Will's wounds begin to heal, he and Charlotte develop a friendship that will bind them together in ways they never imagined.
Journey From The East by Michael Bayliss
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,930. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Ancient(5.00 from 1 review)
Get ready for a Kung Fu Christmas! Bing, the warrior farmer, is summoned to the Royal court. The Chief Astronomer is missing and Bing needs to find him. From the Eastern edge of the Kingdom he finds himself on an adventure, following a star, fighting for his life and seeking a powerful King.
Iron Eyes 6: The Curse of Iron Eyes by Rory Black
Series: Iron Eyes, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,350. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014 by Piccadilly. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Within minutes of arriving, Iron Eyes had killed them all except for Harve Calhoon, their leader. He had somehow managed to slip away from his gang. Like a man possessed, Iron Eyes set out on Calhoon’s trail. It was a blood-soaked journey and the worst the bounty hunter had ever undertaken. Even for such a man of steel the odds he faced were fearsome indeed. Now death stared him in the face.
I am just Jes — One Man’s Journey from Slave to Freedman by Arthur H Barnes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,660. Language: American English. Published: August 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Slavers took him from his African home when he was just four years old. He and a group of adults were loaded onto a ship and herded into the hold. They would be sold as slaves once they reached their destination. Now, 14 years later, he is just Jes.
The Insider: NASA’s Man at Baikonur (Second Edition) by Thomas S. Fiske
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,760. Language: American English. Published: June 25, 2014 by Star Publish LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » General
This story of American John Patrick Meehan (aka Tad Benson) is true. He spent 9 years in and out of the USSR during the Space Race, helping to keep Soviet cosmonauts alive. Meehan did his humanitarian work as a physician and scientist without recognition. It is now possible to reveal the name of “The Insider.” However, in order to disguise others, this book is a novel and not a history.
Runaway “Their Moment in Time” by Kathleen Cook Huebbe
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,440. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » USA
The 1950s live on at The Oasis, a drive-in restaurant in Southern California. Five children growing up in the ’70s and ’80s recapture the lost days of leather-jacketed teens racing their souped-up cars on the nearby quarter-mile. Led by Runaway, they form a car club "The Shakers." Soon they are up to their hubcaps in competition that starts out friendly, but soon detours into the danger zone.
Marius' Mules V: Hades' Gate by S.J.A. Turney
Series: Marius' Mules, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 171,610. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
54bc. As tensions build in Gaul and the druids manoeuvre the tribes towards general rebellion, Priscus and the diminishing senior staff of Caesar's army prepare to return to Britannia, this time with a vast army and a will to crush the tribes of that mysterious island.
Chevauchée by Ian W. Cooper
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A chevauchée is nothing more than a raid, designed as much for punishment as for plunder. Sir Thomas has seen it all, and lived to tell the tale. The withered old man was a vigorous knight and a pillar of the community, with his wife and sons gone before him. Sir Thomas Jolly is on his deathbed. A short story of The Hundred Years War.