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The Last Laugh
By Milo James Fowler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.00 from 1 review)
Coyote Cal and Big Yap are on the trail of an escaped criminal convicted of scaring over a dozen honest folks to death. Will our heroes be able to bring this killer to justice? Or will they fall prey to his bewitching laugh? -Short Story - Weird Western / Humor - Originally published in The Alchemy Press Book of Pulp Heroes
Lord Love a Duke
By Renee Reynolds
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,290. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
Jonas Leighton, Duke of Dorset, hastily organizes a house party to find a suitor for his spirited sister, Lady Miranda. To thwart him she enlists her closest friend, Lady Juliet, and they unleash a series of pranks meant to confound his plans - If only he would cooperate and be the victim. Nothing goes according to plan for any of the scheming guests, yet the party will indeed end in a wedding.
Fated Folly
By Elizabeth Bailey
Price: $3.87 USD. Words: 69,610. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
(4.00 from 1 review)
A Romance Novel In the tradition of Regency Romance, a sweet and poignant tale of the ogre and the minx. Clare’s mischievous adventures land her in a marriage of convenience to the dynamic older man with whom she’s fallen in love.
Overcoming Bears
By Willow Alber
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,730. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013 by Heather Mackay. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
(4.00 from 1 review)
A story about the exhilaration of living in nature's remote places, the generosity and wisdom of some of North America's forgotten people, the horror of war and ultimately, how love and remorse can lead to insight. It maps a poignant tale of joy and pain, beginning in the 1880s in Denmark as the cold tightens its hold, and Eric Nielsen, a farm hand, signs on as a crew member on a herring boat.
Fancied to Death
By Marianne McAllister
Price: Free! Words: 17,160. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
A dead body, art so bad it’s a crime, and a hangover that just might kill him. Quintus Valerius Drusus is on the case in Imperial Rome with the help of Marcus Clodius of the vigiles, and more amphorae of Falernian than he can handle.This is the first in a series of mystery shorts featuring Quintus Valerius Drusus, enthusiastic lover of wine, women, and song. He also investigates things.
Lena's Bequest
By Paul Ross
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,850. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013 and represented by Jonah Magar. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
(4.00 from 1 review)
Bequeathed a hidden fortune by the father she never knew, Lena’s search becomes complicated by inner turmoil over the man who abandoned her and his ruthless enemies, also searching for the Czar’s treasure. Months away from starting law school, when a stranger enters her life, Lena accepts the challenge and discovers her parents’ hidden past and dark history.
Eight Days in August
By Dana George
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,930. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.00 from 1 review)
It's 1863 and the Missouri-Kansas border is a powder keg. All it will take is a single spark for the entire region to explode. Annie Logan and Jack Harrington find themselves on opposite sides of the bloody conflict, but in eight short days they must find a way to work together, to survive the oncoming onslaught.
Big Sky Blue
By Hildie McQueen
Price: Free! Words: 19,100. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
(4.00 from 1 review)
A story of two very different people who belong together, proof that sometimes fate can have a sense of humor when it comes to love.
Rebel Hand
By Ingela Bohm
Series: Shakespeare, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 71,910. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(4.00 from 1 review)
When young Will Shaksper starts dreaming of a writing career, the odds seem stacked against him. A deformity in his wrist makes the quill a mortal enemy; going to university might harm his family; and while love conjures the words in him, acting on it could jeopardise everything. But can it be that these seeming obstacles are really crucial steps on his way to the printing-houses of London?
The Laird's Future Bride
By Hazel Gower
Series: The MacLeod Clan, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,390. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014 by JK Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(4.00 from 1 review)
Warning: For Mature Adult Audiences. Contains language and actions some may deem offensive. Sexually explicit content. MF In book one of the MacLeod Clan: In a world where "different" can be a death sentence, Clan MacLeod is special.
Native American Herbal Remedies
By Bob Fields
Price: Free! Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 1 review)
Native American herbal remedies is the story of a young Maliseet Indian girl named Mary, living on a small reservation in Houlton, Maine, learned about natural cures. Before the white man came, her ancestors, used natural cures found in trees, herbs, and wild plants such as onion and milkweed to ease the pain or symptoms of their most common ailments.
Kediak and the Coku Clan
By Cian Beirdd
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,060. Language: American English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Daily Bulletin: For all who do not already know this, the tribe is in desperate need of earth's blood for the lunar ritual. Any person discovering a healthy stash should report their finding immediately. It need not be said that the well-being of the tribe depends on every one of its members.
Arthur Rhyfelfawr
By Cian Beirdd
Price: Free! Words: 16,260. Language: American English. Published: March 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(4.00 from 1 review)
Excerpt from priest's court log, Aberffraw: "I am Arthur, son of King Uthr of the Pecsa. I pledge my loyalty in all things until such time as I am able to return to my homeland and avenge my father." The boy is scrawny but forthright. I would wager he would have made an excellent holy man, and he will make for a terrifying king if he ever carves out a kingdom.
Tutankhamen Speaks
By Cheryl Carpinello
Series: The Quest Books · Companions to The Quest Books. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,720. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(4.00 from 1 review)
Hundreds of years ago, scrolls that would alter the view of Ancient Egypt's most famous pharaoh were lost. Rumors through the ages said the scrolls told of a time that the Pharaoh Tutankhamen spoke from beyond the grave. No one who heard of these scrolls believed that the scrolls had ever existed.
Blackwater
By Alison Williams
Price: Free! Words: 44,660. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(4.00 from 1 review)
In a time when death is common, life is cheap and superstition rife, anyone can find their world torn apart by gossip and accusations. Can one lonely girl find the love and companionship she craves? Or will her heart lead her into more danger than she can imagine?
The Horizon Keeper
By Richard Kopatschek
Price: Free! Words: 129,560. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(4.00 from 1 review)
In all its frightening beauty, Ancient Egypt as you never imagined... On the eve of the greatest battle ever fought between Darkness and the Light, Neruamun, a sixteen-year-old army scribe, learns Pharaoh’s vastly outnumbered army marches into a trap. Should the Son of Amun die in the ambush, his homeland, Kemet, will be defenceless and overwhelmed by the amassing armies of the Enemy of the Light.
Clytie's Caller
By Sharon E. Cathcart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,270. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
(4.00 from 1 review)
Bath, 1816. Clytemnestra Preston has become so terrified of life that she refuses to leave her room. Not even her family can convince her to take her place in Society again. Doctor Samuel Whittington, late of His Majesty's Army, may be her only chance for a cure ... and romance. Can Sam convince Clytie to open the door, and her heart?
Warwick - The Man Behind The Wars of the Roses
By Tony Riches
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,600. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(4.00 from 1 review)
Richard Neville, Earl of Warwick, the wealthiest noble in England, becomes a warrior knight and a key figure in what have become known as the Wars of the Roses. As Captain of Calais, he turns privateer, daring to take on the Spanish fleet. The friend of kings, he is the sworn enemy of Queen Margaret of Anjou. Then, in an amazing change of heart, why does he risk everything to fight for her cause
Rise, then Descend
By Nick Stokes
Price: Free! Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
A modern dispossessed man climbs a sacred mound that an ancient native civilization builds. They descend. Rise, then Descend, a short story, was first published in Crab Orchard Review, Vol. 18 #1.
A Storm Hits Valparaiso
By David Gaughran
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,640. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
0.75 star(3.75 from 8 reviews)
Catalina Flores de la Peña's tongue got her in more trouble than any other part of her body, even though there were far more likely candidates. But when a storm rolls into her sleepy port town, she finds herself embroiled with a gang of adventurers, mercenaries, and prostitutes on a journey to free South America from the Spanish Empire.