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Search for the Golden Serpent by Luciana Cavallaro
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 100,860. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A true page-turner, in a similar vein to Wilbur Smith and David Gemmell, is an action-packed adventure story catapulting a reluctant hero from one dangerous encounter to another.
Suzanne's Peace by Verity Blethyn
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,960. Language: British English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 3 reviews)
It's June 1918 and 15 year old Suzanne is waiting in exile for the war to finish and to return home to battle-scarred Ypres in Belgium. Join her in her journey through grief and dread towards discovery and hope, finding unexpected opportunities and characters amongst the chaos and destruction.
The Devil Take Tomorrow by Gretchen Jeannette
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,760. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Action(5.00 from 3 reviews)
George Washington has been marked for death. Racing against time, rebel spy Ethan Matlock sets out to protect the one man who can save the Revolution, but an entanglement with the provocative patriot Maddie Graves ironically threatens his mission.
A Devil of a Time by Gretchen Jeannette
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,160. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Niall McLane survives brutal captivity and a bloody revolution only to face a darker threat to his future with the woman he loves. When Niall becomes a suspect in a grotesque murder, his reputation as a merciless Indian fighter and scalp hunter turns public opinion against him. Worse, the real killer has only begun to rampage, his sights set on those close to Niall. Now the hunt for evil is on.
Sorry Springs Texas by WC Hargis
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 71,280. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This was a time when the buffalo still roamed the prairie and huge cattle ranches were being put togather crowding the Indians back further from the frontier. The battle between the states was over and construction was underway. The country was on the doorstep of the machine age and an energy source was needed. The black gold seeping up out of the ground showed them the way
Alberta Skies by Kathryn Imbriani
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,770. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Upon the prolonged death of her father, Lauren Butler decides to see if there is anything left of the love she and Adam once shared before he left for the wild and rugged District of Alberta two years ago.
The Serpentine Garden Path by Edeana Malcolm
Series: The Compleat Gardener, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 70,440. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In 18th C. England, Susan Kirke falls in love with the gardener on her father’s estate. Her parents dismiss John Dean. On a trip to London, Susan attends a masquerade at Vauxhall Gardens. Disguised as a boy, she escapes to find the man she loves. Dean elopes with her to Scotland, where more adventures ensue. The Serpentine Path is loosely based on the story of my ancestors.
Crescent Moon Rising by Peter Tanner
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 119,290. Language: American English. Published: November 10, 2017 by Tanner Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A new president has decided to make war on terrorists. Unconventional warfare requires Colonel Holly West to come up with unconventional means.
A Borgia Daughter Dies by Maryann Philip
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,290. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The saga of the Borgias and the lives of Leonardo da Vinci and the young Machiavelli form the accurate historical background of this murder mystery, set in the opulence of Renaissance Rome and Milan. Machiavelli's illegitimate daughter and his bewitching ex-mistress will solve three murders with help from da Vinci and Lucrezia Borgia--including the murder of Lucrezia's real-life half sister.
Blind Hope by Garry Boyd
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,590. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Lola Catrell is a young woman who journeys to the Gulgong Goldfields in 1871 to act as tutor for 8 year old Prue. The booming goldfields township is vividly brought to life as Lola befriends Dylan, a Welsh miner and a larrikin Irishman. She battles the ruthless stepfather, a scheming paedophile and corruption that is rife within the town. Her journey begins in Sydney, her life begins in Gulgong.
Imaginary Kings by Bryn Hammond
Series: Amgalant, Book 2. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 246,630. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In the steppes of High Asia, the year 1188… Aged twenty, Temujin has been named Tchingis, khan over the Mongols. But only a third of his people accept a kingship based on dreams and omens. His own sworn brother Jamuqa challenges his title, and comes in the guise of a mock king against him. Are dreams and omens enough to unify the peoples of the steppe? What makes a true king?
The Last of the Bird People by John Hanson Mitchell
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 69,750. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012 by Wilderness House Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Travel(5.00 from 2 reviews)
John Hanson Mitchell's new novel is about a secretive band of mixed-race hunter-gatherers who lived, undiscovered, in the Swift River Valley of Central Massachusetts for many generations. The book, which takes the form of a legal deposition, is the story of the fate of these retiring, peaceable people and the young anthropologist who first contacted them.
Wildcat Kitty and the Cyclone Kid by Franklin D. Lincoln
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,200. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012 by Monogram Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A band of wild west "good" outlaws known as the Wildcat Gang are led by unlikely leaders; a young girl and her grandpa. They are known as Wildcat Kitty and The Cyclone Kid. They ride thrilling trails of adventure throughout the west seeking justice and become legendary dime novel heroes.
Culann, Celtic Warrior Monk by Duncan MacDonald
Series: The Culann Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 71,380. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Exciting historical novel set in 7th century Ireland and Northern Britain. Life, love and loss of larger than life characters who lived in these troubled times.
Mortality in Wasteland: My Life as Black Death's Undertaker by Jeff Vrolyks
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,570. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A personal history of Black Death and its impact on Surrey in the 14th century through the eyes of Niccolai, a young undertaker. His purpose in writing this memoir is to quell rumors propagating throughout the realm, rumors of mysterious deaths not attributed to the plague but by a black-robed apparition feared to be Death incarnate.
Flappers, Flasks and Foul Play (A Jazz Age Mystery #1) by Ellen Mansoor Collier
Series: A Jazz Age Mystery, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,950. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Rival gangs fight over booze and bars during Prohibition in 1920s Galveston: the "Sin City of the Southwest." Jazz Cross, a young society reporter, suspects foul play when a bank VP collapses at her half-brother Sammy's speakeasy. Was it an accident or a mob hit? As turf wars escalate, Sammy is accused of murder and Jazz must risk her life and career to find the killer. Inspired by actual events.
Tuesday's Caddie by Jack Waddell
Price: Free! Words: 102,150. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 2 reviews)
It’s 1930 when immigrant caddie Conor O’Reilly falls in love with Hollywood screenwriter Annie Burke. Saddled with a hateful husband, she finds in Conor her one true love. He suddenly finds a way to be worthy of her. Fate frees her and then tears them apart. Fortunes reverse and decades later they meet again, a secret binding them. When they do, one must decide if their love should live once more.
Out of Da Nang by E.P. Moore
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,440. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When a young native American man joins the Marines to become a fighter pilot, he's faced with more obstacles than the average cadet. But Eddie works hard to overcome bigotry and educational hurdles to become a pilot of merit, awarded for his bravery in fighting for the liberties of his country. He falls in love in the process, which adds an unexpected twist of fate to his story.
The Ephesus Scroll by Ben Chenoweth
Series: Exegetical Histories. Price: Free! Words: 87,030. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In 93 AD, a young man is entrusted with a scroll to read in seven churches in Asia Minor. However, the scroll sparks rebellion wherever he goes and the Roman authorities attempt to track him down. In 2005 AD, a young Russian couple from St. Petersburg come across an ancient scroll. It appears to be an early copy of the book of Revelation. Has it come to light at this very time for a reason?
Lily's Story by Don Gutteridge
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 287,940. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Bev Editions. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Canada(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Lily’s Story tells the tale of a remarkable pioneer woman, born in the backwoods of Ontario in 1840. Lily’s struggle to survive and grow and discover her place in the scheme of things is complicated by the travail of frontier living, and the impact of historical events themselves. Lily’s Story is part history and part fable, with historical personages and a bizarre gallery of local characters.