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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.
The Water is Wide by Laura Vosika
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 190,920. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal(5.00 from 1 review)
World-renowned musician Shawn Kleiner disappeared in the night among the ruins of a Scottish castle. While the world searches, one woman, the mother of his child, knows the truth: he is trapped seven hundred years in the past. But while they struggle to reunite across centuries, an unseen shadow crosses their path—an evil that will threaten the life of a child prophesied to protect history.
The Declaration: Tales From a Revolution - South-Carolina by Lars D. H. Hedbor
Series: Tales From a Revolution. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,140. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014 by Brief Candle Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure(3.00 from 1 review)
A hardworking tobacco farmer in the Carolina Uplands, Justin Harris wants only to provide for his family. The outbreak of revolution turns his life upside down, and he cannot anticipate how even his seemingly most inconsequential actions will touch the lives of generations yet to come. Through crushing setbacks and hard-won victories, Justin’s perseverance serves as a gift to his descendants.
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.
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.
La Virada Por La Estela de la Adversidad: El Cuarto Viaje Desafortunado De Cristóbal Colón by Richard Philbrick
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,860. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » General
This dual-language book about the calamitous fourth voyage of Christoper Columbus is designed for English-Speakers studying Spanish. The Spanish text is shown in boldface followed immediately by the English translation in italics. One can easily read the book in Spanish as one normally would or quickly check the translation to see how good their comprehension is.
Warsaw Freedom by Kimberly Kaplan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,670. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Historical » General
Stefania and Paulina are Jewish women living in the Warsaw Ghetto during WWII. Stefania smuggles children out of the Ghetto. She tries to convince Paulina to smuggle out her son, Henryk. Paulina refuses. Stefania smuggles the boy out without Paulina's knowledge. After confronting Stefania, the two women get smuggled out together and have to survive hidden in Warsaw.
Helicopter by Seksa Sea
Price: Free! Words: 23,270. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A time in which death and torture was a regular. The period of Cambodia known as the infamous reign of the Khmer Rouge, the Communist Party of Kampuchea. The horrors started in the 1970s, specifically 1975, and continued for four more years, until the ends of the Khmer Rouge. This is a story of a child named Kosal and his family, in their survival from the beginning to the end of the Khmer Rouge.
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.
Hair of the Bear by Steven W. White
Series: Tales of the New World, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,420. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In this sequel to New World, Tyrus Jurgen's cunning and deadly sister, Lisandra, has vowed to avenge his death. Once in the mysterious land of Mira, she hires a local to serve as a guide, and mountain man Tiberius Bogg takes the job. He'll keep her from tracking down young Simon Jones... or die trying. But is the swordsman's sister more than Bogg can handle?
Dawn Drums by Robert Walton
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 52,800. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013 by Moonlight Mesa Associates. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » USA
May of 1864 was perhaps the Civil War's most terrible month. Dawn Drums begins at this crucial time and its action coincides closely with the sesquicentennial of the events it depicts. Despite the Civil War's horror and savagery, the main characters of this truly gripping, historical novel emerge as heroes who, even today, remain inspirational and noble.
The Beginning Thoughts and Recollections of Terry Dactyl by Brian Leo Lee
Price: Free! Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A short story of the past. How much can you remember? Do you want to remember? Terry makes the effort and surprises himself. He tells the tale of how he saw the world through the eyes of a growing child in the 1940s.
The Travelers' Club: Fire and Ash by Michael Bradley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,560. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
The Travelers’ Club is back! As 1880 draws to a close, the members of the secret British adventuring group, The Travelers’ Club, are back in the saddle and looking for trouble. With new members along for the ride, the intrepid team will take on international spies, wily women and the ancient Atlantean threat at the very Gates to Hell in the Territory of Arizona and the untamed American West.
Gunny Malone by Janie Downey Maxwell
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 233,780. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 1 review)
Gunny Malone had no more chance of finding happiness than any other poor Irish girl raised on the west coast of Ireland in the early 1800s. She finds love, but tragedy soon follows and she is left to rebuild her life on the remote Blasket Islands. When famine strikes, Gunny’s world is once again tipped toward disaster. Only in the end does she find the truth that may finally set her free.
The Disciple Scroll by Allan Rabinowitz
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,910. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
As the Babylonian empire threatened to conquer ancient Jerusalem, the Hebrew prophet Jeremiah exhorted and beseeched it's people to follow their moral mission. Into a scroll written for his grandson, fifty years after Jeremiah’s death, Baruch unburdens his heart about his entangled ties with the prophet, recalling a vanished world of teeming Jerusalem alleys and markets.
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?
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.
Player's Wench by Marina Oliver
Series: 17th Century, Book 11. Price: $3.99 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.