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Pale Eyes by James Welsh
Price: Free! Words: 98,240. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome(5.00 from 1 review)
When the invincible Zeus is killed, his daughter Athena must rally her chaotic family of gods against a rising darkness, one that will not stop until Greece’s beauty is in ashes.
An Unspoken Truth by Jessica Gold
Price: Free! Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » War(5.00 from 1 review)
Two experiences weave together to reveal an unspoken truth, a story never told. A teenager journeys to the site of an unfathomable atrocity, with a survivor in tow. Sixty years earlier, a small village comes together in the face of danger, to solidify an act of pure love. An Unspoken Truth reminds us of the human cost of war and its far reaching affects on future generations.
Mapmaker by Brent Meranda
Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: American English. Published: July 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient(5.00 from 1 review)
A border town in Ancient China is a perilous place—especially for a desolate girl with no father. So, when Cricket bumps into an administrator’s wife with a bag full of copper coins, she eagerly agrees to deliver her firewood. But why does the woman need firewood in the summer? And why do soldiers stop and question them? Does it have anything to do with the raid at Xitang last Spring?
The Necromancer Whole Book by Mike Voyce
Price: Free! Words: 51,930. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » Medieval(5.00 from 1 review)
Now Richard III's body is found this book is FREE. The greatest ‘locked-room’ mystery of all time solved. What happened to the Princes in the Tower? Part I is the story behind history. Parts II and III are what has been done about it; love against magic, to confound the darkest forces of English history. The Whole Book resolves the loose ends and sets our world back to where it should be
Amarna Book I: Book of Ida by Grea Alexander
Series: Amarna, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 30,370. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
The last living male descendant of the Amarna line, Pharaoh Tutankhamun, has died suddenly under mysterious circumstances. His wife, Queen Ankhesenamen, is left without a male heir. The ambitious vipers Ay and Horemheb are nipping at her heels in their bid to seize power. Queen Ankhe has but one hope to maintain her hold on the throne - an alliance with the Hittites.
The Garden on Sunset: A Novel of Golden-Era Hollywood by Martin Turnbull
Series: Hollywood's Garden of Allah novels, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 90,220. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
In Hollywood, 1927, three naïve hopefuls band together to tread water against a tidal wave of threadbare casting couches, nervous bootleggers, human billboards, round-the-world zeppelins, sinking gambling boats, waiters in blackface, William Randolph Hearst, the Long Beach earthquake, starlets, harlots, Harlows and Garbos. But how will they get their feet inside Hollywood’s golden door?
Heart Of A Soldier by Josh Isaacs
Price: Free! Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
A young Confederate soldier, Lucas Burkette, lies on the battlefield. Struck by a Union soldier's musket round before firing a single shot, he is left paralyzed. It's here that he tries to cope with his impending death.
Two Horizons by Hank Lawson
Price: Free! Words: 121,550. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Biographical(5.00 from 1 review)
Great Pyramid, rival priests, romance with a harem (perhaps royal) woman, and jealous Queen prey on God-king Khufu. In parallel to Khufu’s labors, Mehi labors to absolve his family’s crime by self-sacrifice as a pyramid worker. The crime also burdens his love for An-khi, a governor’s daughter who aspires to be governor herself. Will Mehi save Khufu from his enemies, including Mehi’s own brother?
Wessex Tales: "A Short Walk in France" (Story 30) by Robert Fripp
Price: Free! Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 1 review)
Friday September 15th, 1916. Just before dawn a young soldier from Okeford goes over the top, advancing into enemy machine gun fire. It's the first day of the second battle of the Somme.
The Prisoner by Adrian Scott
Price: Free! Words: 20,710. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand(5.00 from 1 review)
The first 50 years of Australia's settlement by the white man was a time of brutality, cruelty, and harshness - not always on the part of the prisoners. One man, transported for a crime today's world would consider minor, finds that regardless of his crime, regardless of his past, he comes to a time when he discovers some things are worth dying for.
Tinkers Creek by Tony Bull
You set the price! Words: 73,010. Language: American English. Published: May 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier(5.00 from 1 review)
Leo Marburg would trick and cheat and kill without hesitation to possess the entire valley. But Sten Petersen wouldn't budge. After Fran's letter, addressed "Judd Petersen, Lawman, Kansas", brought news that Sten had been shot in the back and nothing was being done to find his killer, she and Judd had to fight, kill or be killed, for the Petersen homestead on Tinkers Creek in the Rockies.
Prayer Cycle : Protect The Human by Jazan Wild
Price: Free! Words: 30. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013 by CARNIVAL COMICS. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Graphic novel, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Prayer Cycle : Protect The Human Created by Jazan Wild and Jonathan Elias The international best-seller (Atomic Dreams: The Lost Journal of J. Robert Oppenheimer) was released on July 4th 2009. The dream laced story of the race to build the first atomic bomb was the 1st graphic novel to be downloaded in over 200 countries on smart phones around the globe. Now read the unreleased original story.
The Dove, The Dragon & The Flame by LizX
Price: Free! Words: 79,660. Language: British English. Published: May 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal(5.00 from 1 review)
In every fairytale there's a heroine, a bad guy who makes her life a misery and one who comes to her rescue. Tradition dictates them as literary myths of afflicted love where good always triumphs over evil. This story isn't any old fairytale, but a modern one with a twist. One in which possession is nine tenths of the story.
El Lazo - The Clint Ryan Series by L. J. Martin
Series: Clint Ryan, Book 5 · Western, Book 14. Price: Free! Words: 72,280. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier(5.00 from 1 review)
1840's Alta California is on the verge of revolution. The Mexicans struggle to keep their gracious life-style, the Indians have sworn to defend their tribal heritage. America is determined to reach the shores of the Pacific. In this turbulent land comes John Clinton Ryan, an adventurer, a seaman, a man who must learn the ways of the vaquero if he is to survive.
The Hollow Tree Mystery by Chuck Myers
Price: Free! Words: 7,060. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Inspirational(5.00 from 1 review)
US Marshal, Garren Rader, receives an urgent plea to help with an unresolved murder in Valley County, Nebraska. His journey to the frontier uncovers a family in need of encouragement, and a community in need of justice.
Midway Between Heaven and Hell by S.C. Barrus
Price: Free! Words: 6,140. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense(5.00 from 1 review)
Suspense. Love. Murder. Revenge. Backstabbing business partners, disloyal lovers, and a madman seeking revenge. The madman’s plan: send the to hell with all the pomp and circumstance an event like this deserves! Will Bobbie Flanagan, a nervous young man with nothing to lose, be able to stop? Read this “twisted tale of revenge” (Lia Burres, Goodreads) to find out.
The Culann Chronicles, Book 2, Picts' Plight by Duncan MacDonald
Series: The Culann Chronicles, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 50,340. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 1 review)
Exciting historical novel set in 7th century Caledonia and Northern Britain. We follow the adventures of a gallant Irish warrior monk, an intrepid Irish Princess who joins the Celtic Church and a daring young Pict.
Varangian by Stuart G. Yates
Series: Varangian, Book 1 of the Varangian series. Price: Free! Words: 108,770. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013 by Rebel ePublishers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
In the middle part of the Eleventh century, the Byzantine Empire dominated the world. The surviving part of the old Roman Empire, its position as the greatest know civilisation remained undisputed. Within the walls of its great capital city, Constantinople, treachery, debauchery and power politics dominated the lives of the ruling elite, as it had in the glory days of Rome.