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The Velvet Prison by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,750. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
THE VELVET PRISON Against the pulsating back drop of a New York City in social and economic change, young Travis Kane struggles with his passion to be an artist painter, and the conservative demands of his strict grandfather, Barclay Kane. Then Travis meets his long lost sister. Lindsay and Travis’ worlds collide. Their lives will never be the same again!.
Night Flight From Saigon by Robert Yeoman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,050. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The thrilling story of a daring attempt to rescue endangered Vietnamese refugees on the eve of the fall of Saigon. This perilous mission is being conducted by the crew of a civilian aircraft. For the operation to succeed, it must be executed with military precision and boldness. Join the intrepid aircraft crew as they attempt to overcome the challenges which inevitably arise.
Child by Olga Chomenidi
Price: $5.70 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2016. Categories: Screenplays » Drama, Fiction » Historical » General
Two worlds, our whole world and an abyss between them. They do not speak to each other. They do not look at each other’s’ eyes nor do they share the one and only sky. And there, into the Erebus-like chasm of Keadas which they have established between them, the two worlds, the West and the East mercilessly and incessantly throw their children.
William Shakespeare’s "King John": A Retelling in Prose by David Bruce
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,280. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Classics
This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "King John." People who read this version first will find the original much easier to read.
Sons of the Citadel by Peter Darman
Series: The Parthian Chronicles. Price: $3.30 USD. Words: 140,660. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Pacorus had believed the defeat of Crassus would signal the end of Roman interest in Parthia and for many years his kingdom knew peace and prosperity. But the vindictiveness of Queen Cleopatra of Egypt draws him and the Parthians into a new war, one in which they would be fighting for their very existence when her husband Mark Antony invades the empire at the head of over one hundred thousand men.
Heart of Desire by Jenna Jaxon
Series: Handful of Hearts. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,290. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Miss Katherine Locke is irked to start her third season dancing with the disagreeable Lord Haversham. She’s interested in dashing Lord Finley—but her cousin has set her cap for him. To make Finley jealous, Kate feigns interest in Lord Haversham, and is shocked to find the handsome lord apparently falling for her. With time running out, should she accept his suit and risk falling in love herself?
A Nation of Mystics? Book Three: Journeys by Pamela Johnson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,770. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In this final book of Pamela Johnson’s epic trilogy on the 1960s, Book 3: Journeys, ties together the important threads of America’s counterculture beliefs into a single knot, the ideas and actions of a generation poised on the threshold of a new decade, ready to stand the test of time.
Sincerity by Valencia Walker
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Lady Charlotte and Lady Catherine attend yet another Grand Ball , Catherine and Charlotte notice the famous arrogant Earl Gregory gazing her way.
A Nation of Mystics/ Book Two: The Tribe by Pamela Johnson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,980. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In Book Two of A Nation of Mystics, author Pamela Johnson resumes her skillful exploration of the late-1960s and the counterculture through the eyes of a communal family, following the strengthening relationships of the tribe as they search for enlightenment through mind-expanding hallucinogens and work for political change.
A Nation of Mystics/ Book One: Intentions by Pamela Johnson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,380. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In this epic story of intimacy, metaphysical exploration, and coming of age, author Pamela Johnson deftly explores the youth subculture in San Francisco and Berkeley in the mid-1960s, with all its initial goodwill and naiveté--its dedication to free speech, promise to end war, commitment to racial equality, art and music, and the exploration of spirituality based on mind-expanding hallucinogens.
The Anatomy Inspector by Roger Wood
Price: Free! Words: 8,730. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 1 review)
A Twisted Tale of burkers and anatomists and how Victorian law was changed to bridle Victorian science.
El secreto de los Assassini by Mario Escobar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,680. Language: Spanish. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Saga Hércules y Lincoln. Disfruta la aventura de dos de los investigadores que ya han emocionado a miles de lectores en los cinco continentes. Esta saga ha sido traducida al ruso, serbio y polaco.
Twisting Topeka by Lissa Staley
Price: Free! Words: 58,750. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » USA
We each experience and envision our own version of Topeka. In these stories, 18 writers twist the past and future to explore alternate possibilities for our community. These stories will make you question what you know about the past and frighten you about what the future could hold. What if....? Read this collection from the 2016 Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Community Novel Project.
The Sons of Godwine, Part 2 of The Last Great Saxon Earls by Mercedes Rochelle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,680. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Earl Godwine had great plans for his children. But he didn't understand his sons. And they barely understood each other. This is England before 1066, and the Godwinessons are the best witnesses to the end of the Anglo-Saxon era. We see their rise to power through their own eyes. Alas, Harold’s claim to fortune is not blameless, and sometimes those closest to him must pay the price of his fame.
Accidental Traveler: Time Port Santa Fe by Larry Tyree
Series: Time Port Santa Fe. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,720. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Arriving in Santa Fe, New Mexico, Tyler Farnsworth ignores local tales of mystery, accounts of people vanishing without a trace. Soon he discovers a “time port” on the ranch he purchased and is flung back through time to 1941 and the outbreak of WW II. Struggling to return to 1991, he faces danger, intrigue, and—unexpectedly—love. Will he find his way back? And does he actually want to?
Belief - A Novel of Ancient Egypt by Paul Morrison
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,140. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
BELIEF is a historical fiction novel of a crisis period in Pharaonic Egypt. The book depicts the struggle to expel the invaders, the Hyksos, and the difficulty of trusting a new god whose promises are too good to be true, but also too vague to be trusted.
The Pearl and the Carnelian by Annabel Fielding
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 118,490. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Britain, 1934. Hester Blake, an ambitious girl from an industrial Northern town, finds a job as a lady's maid in a small aristocratic household. Despite their impressive title and glorious past, the Fitzmartins are crumbling under the tribulations of the new century. In the cold isolation of these new surroundings, Hester ends up hopelessly besotted with her young mistress, Lady Lucy.
The Sword of Hachiman by Lynn Guest
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 107,000. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2016 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
At the dawn of the Shogun era two mighty warrior clans, the Minamoto and the Taira, struggle for power under the Cloistered Emperor. The three Minamoto sons, separated and exiled at birth, are secretly reuniting to avenge their father's bloody death. It is the youngest, Yoshitsune, who is deemed most worthy of possessing the Sword of Hachiman.