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Letter from a Desperate Father
Price: Free! Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
An innocent man has been imprisoned. Hoping to see his son one last time, he composes a letter explaining the devastating event for which he's been blamed. LETTER FROM A DESPERATE FATHER is a chilling tale of grief and betrayal with supernatural elements.
Вниз
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: Russian. Published: March 15, 2016 by Boris Seaweed. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
У пилота бомбардировщика «Ланкастер» капитана Питера Крайтон-Бигги, выброшенного взрывом без парашюта из своего самолета на высоте двадцать тысяч футов, остается всего четыре с половиной минуты драгоценного существования.
That Tender Light: An Owen Family Novella
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,340. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In this short novella, acclaimed author Marsha Ward tells the story of the Owen Family origins, describing in her delicate language the tender feelings of two people who need to find each other in a very small window of time.
Big Bold Beowulf
Series: Grimm Tales. Price: Free! Words: 19,560. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
The true story of Beowulf as told by an old man who was there. At least that is what Grimm is telling 21st Century London schoolboy Jamie.
Guilty Poet (The Lord of Persia Book 1)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
A soul that can transcend three millennia and travel beyond physical boundaries, visits England in 1593 to interrogate William Shakespeare.
Cry of The Coyotes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,190. Language: American English. Published: November 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
Bank robbery is one thing that these two brothers should have skipped. They received warnings, but didn't heed them. Arizona in the 1840's was and is an awesome place, but the Coyotes know best!
The Phantom Stampede
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the story about how the Phantom Stampede became a legend in Arizona folklore. The incident that started the legend happened a long time ago. But even in the last year or two, there have been several reports of the Phantom Stampede.
El fantasma Estampida
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,980. Language: Spanish. Published: November 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
Esta es la historia de cómo el Fantasma Estampida se convirtió en una leyenda en el folklore de Arizona. El incidente que comenzó la leyenda sucedió hace mucho tiempo. Pero incluso en el último año o dos, ha habido varios informes de la Phantom Stampede.
A Christmas Oath (Novelette)
You set the price! Words: 12,630. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015 by Holland & Eyre Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 1 review)
Christmas should be a time of peace on earth and goodwill toward men, but it isn’t for Elizabeth Dutton. Three months earlier, she sued Francis Oldman for breach of promise of marriage. When she attends the annual Christmas Eve party at Darby Hall, she comes face-to-face with the man who broke her heart. The party she hoped to enjoy turns into one disaster after another until a miracle arrives.
Awfully Artful Arthur or should that be Clever Cunning Cerdic?
Series: Grimm Tales. Price: Free! Words: 13,710. Language: British English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(5.00 from 1 review)
After almost three years 21stC schoolboy Jamie meets up with Grimm again and this time Grimm finally tells Jamie the true story of King Arthur - well almost true, as true as his memory recalls, for he is no longer the young man, but the old man.
The Bastion
Price: Free! Words: 880. Language: British English. Published: March 14, 2016 by Xadrum. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The sole descendant of a family line muses over the ignominious past of his ancestors.
The Hero
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Artemio Mirasol was born in the village of Sapang Banatas, Laiban, Tanay, Philippines in 1945 towards the end of the Second World War. After 32 years he comes back to tend the land he inherited from his father. According to Artemio’s mother Sela, his father fought hard in the war and died a hero’s death. A story of mother’s love, family, traitorship and betrayal.
In God We Trust
Price: Free! Words: 980. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
(5.00 from 1 review)
How does a Civil War mother and her son keep their hope? How do they have faith while waiting for the man of the house to return? It is by placing their trust, just as the entire nation does, in God.
An All Hallows' Haunting
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,120. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
Catherine would do anything for her best friend, including travelling to Mina's dying Uncle's home. But Uncle Reginald is the least of her problems as the veil between the worlds thins for All Hallows' Eve and the ghosts of the house come out in force. Can the restless souls find heaven or hell, or will there be new souls haunting the house for next All Hallows’ Eve?
Better You Than I: A Raised by Wolves Short Story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,710. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Raised by Wolves short story. The children of Will and Gaston teeter on the cusp of adulthood in the spring of 1685. The boys, Ulysses, Apollo, and Achilles, chafe at the restrictions and enjoy the privileges created by their parents’ unconventional choices.
The Sky Fell on Alabama
Price: Free! Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
A graphic photo of an injured woman compelled me to research the picture and discover the back-story of the most unique person in the entire history of he world. Read on to get 'the rest of the story'.
Blood Trust
Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
In 1920s London there is a secret in an East End convent and novice nun Mary is going to find out what it is. If only the continual praying would stop driving nails into her head.
The Silent Invader
Price: Free! Words: 8,500. Language: British English. Published: June 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
Responsible for the lives of thirty elite soldiers in the back of his aircraft, a member of Britain's Glider Pilot Regiment has a huge weight upon his shoulders. Plummeting to the ground at over one hundred miles an hour, he struggles not only with the responsibility of lives, but also with the enormity of the objective set before him.
Getting Rid of Swilling's Mills
Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Nonfiction » History » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Swilling’s Mills was one of hundreds of tiny communities sprouting up in the scorched soil of the American West in the late 1800s. Most of those rowdy, untamed towns died off quickly. “Jumpin’ Jehoshaphat, the name of this village should be tarred, feathered, and run out of town on the back of a mule,” said Grover Jeffries, the owner of the mercantile store.
An Indecent Wager
Price: Free! Words: 9,610. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this steamy historical short, a debt-ridden Regency miss faces an indecent proposition from a wealthy nobleman.