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Daugher of Sparta: Chapter Seven by Kristen LePine
Series: Daugher of Sparta. Price: Free! Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016 by Historic Heroines. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Set in ancient Greece, Daughter of Sparta follows Gorgo, the real daughter of King Cleomenes of Sparta and the events leading up to the Ionian Revolt. In Chapter Seven, Gorgo reluctantly takes the foreign man, Perseus for a tour of Sparta that turns out to be more adventurous and revealing than she expected. Chapters One through Six are available for free.
The Dead London Chronicles: Vol I, June 2016 by Catherine Curzon & Willow Winsham
Price: Free! Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016 by Catherine Curzon. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Step back in time to an 18th century world where highwaymen roamed the roads, artists faded in obscure unhappiness, silk-clad poodles held London society enraptured and viscounts couldn't feel their own thumbs. Here be monsters, magic and lonely doctors with a penchant for the work of the old masters, not to mention a cavalcade or rogues, royals and revelry.
The Judas Effect: Book #6 In The Shadow Of Death by Joe C Combs 2nd
Series: The Judas Effect. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A young wealthy German playboy finds himself betrayed by family and friends alike. Broke and with no place to turn, he finds himself in the service of the Kaiser as a spy for Germany at one of the most dangerous times in history for a German spy. Surviving a shipwreck during a winter storm, now he is on a mission in the United States. But everything is not what it seems.
In God We Trust by Angela Tressel
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.
Ella by Ryan Scott
Price: Free! Words: 51,800. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Stella is about a young woman’s struggle to survive during the Great Depression, confronted with abuse, poverty and the consequences of her own passionate choices.
Between the Lines by Annette Lyon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Like every other member of the Aid and Cultural Society, shy Jane Martin assumes that her letter-writing friend lives hundreds of miles away. She has no idea that the romantic, intelligent letter writer she's enamored with is really Thomas Allred, whom she's known all her life—and who is falling madly in love with her.
The Swineherdess by ReGi McClain
You set the price! Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » Medieval(5.00 from 1 review)
After months of planning and preparation, Inga is ready to complete her quest to rescue Dresden from a cruel king. The Swineherdess is a short story set in medieval Europe. It contains some violence, mild gore, suggestive language, reference to rape, and period expletives. Recommended for readers over 12.
El péndulo de Dios by Jordi Diez
You set the price! Words: 152,020. Language: Spanish. Published: June 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
"La he disfrutado como hacía tiempo que no disfrutaba de una obra" - Albert Salvadó, escritor. "El péndulo de Dios es algo más que un thriller a lo Dan Brown" - Marlene Moleon, escritora y editora. "El péndulo de Dios es un thriller en toda regla donde se mezclan partes históricas con investigación, intriga y la lucha por el poder" - Blanca Miosi, escritora.
Dirkanje na konju by Sandra Pavlic
Price: Free! Words: 8,020. Language: Slovenian. Published: June 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Whitney se z razliko od svoje sestre dvojčice odpravi v Francijo za eno leto, kasneje pa se preseli v Ameriko preučevat Indijance skupaj s svojim stricem. Tam se zaljubi v zgodovinarja. Vanjo pa se zaljubi tudi Indijanec Rdeče Pero.
Duet for Three Hands by Tess Thompson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 107,010. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2016 by Evatopia Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A searing family saga combined with an epic love story, “Duet for Three Hands” is set against the backdrop of the American South between 1928 and 1934. The Bellmonts are the epitome of Atlanta society’s rich and elite. Yet, behind their picture perfect façade are hidden secrets of violence and betrayal. Theirs is a tale of prejudice, fear, and ultimately…love.
A Drink from the Springs by Steven E. Wedel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
When a scout finds water during a drought on the Chisum Trail he thinks he may have saved the herd. But when he discovers what's living in the spring-fed water and what her price is for a drink he fears he may have doomed not only the cattle, but also the men and anyone else who finds the deadly oasis.
Partidocrația sufocă România by Lazăr Plăcintă
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,460. Language: Romanian. Published: June 7, 2016 by EdDigitala. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Cartea „Partidocrația sufocă România” prezintă unele constatări ale autorului de pe postura lui de observator al vieții social- politice , economice și morale din România. Partidele Politice care au guvernat România în perioada 1990-2011 au comis multe fărădelegi. Cea mai gravă dintre ele a fost distrugerea a 1200 unități economice de mare capacitate, respectiv a 3 milioane locuri de muncă.
Seven Devils by Gerald M Givens
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,890. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Seven sins for seven brothers and a black-widow woman to bind them. Locked in her cage, the bird so scorned, sings of their sins to remind them. - Set in the late nineteenth-century, the novella Seven Devils follows Elizabeth Winterbourne through a bloody world of love, passion, betrayal, and sin as she seeks her freedom through the darkest means.
The Blue Dress by Dave Riese
Price: Free! Words: 35,100. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » Canada
A series of three short stories introducing Rebecca, a Canadian teenager, living in Montreal in the 1940s. In the title short story, Rebecca receives a second-hand blue dress as a gift. When she is forced to give up her hand-made needlepoint pillow in return, she finds a way to exact a fitting revenge for the adults’ betrayal. The stories are a prequel to the novel Echo from Mount Royal.
Wolf Creek: The Taylor County War by Ford Fargo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,690. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2016 by Western Fictioneers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
An innocent field trip goes horribly awry when Wolf Creek’s headmaster, Marcus Sublette, and his pupils find themselves in the crossfire of a range war. Ambitious rancher Andrew Rogers will stop at nothing to eliminate his rivals and initiate his broader, nefarious plans –and he has a small army of hired guns to prove it.
Creation - The History of Humanity by Eric Hodges
You set the price! Words: 47,220. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Creation: The History of Humanity is the explanation of how we became humans. There is truth in every mythology and every antiquity, it just may not be the truth that that is commonly agreed upon today and it is certainly not a truth that can be proved. Each one of us can prove this history by introspection because we were there, at the beginning, at the birth of humanity.
Child Unknown : Old Balmain House Books 2 & 3 by Graham Wilson
Price: Free! Words: 122,030. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Inspirational
Who is Catherine's father? She needs to know! Her mother was raped by three men 20 years ago, one is dead, one a murderer, the third insane. Knowing may save her critically ill daughter who needs a bone marrow donor. Hidden in the shadows is another unknown child who lived many years ago, friend to Catherine and her mother in a time of vital need. Who is this child and can she help now?
The Black Swan Ghost (Penderry's Bizarre, #1.5) by J. L. Weaver
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: British English. Published: June 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Cursed with clairvoyance, Millicent Sinclair has been seeing ghosts for years. More annoyingly, she can hear them, speak with them, and worst of all, feel their clammy, cold touch. She takes no nonsense from the dead (or the living, for that matter), but an overnight stay at the haunted 'Black Swan Inn' leads to more than she bargained for. A Penderry's Bizarre short story.
Common Dogs by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Historical » USA
Agents 32 and 33 go out on a Thursday evening in late May, searching for a short story in east Charlotte (USA). With two strikes on them, they stumble upon a home run in a Plaza-Midwood bar. Approximately 1600 words. No violence, sex or drug usage. And no Mr. Malloy in this one. Apolitical and nonreligious. This tale is low on the strangeness scale, but high on the real-life accuracy scale.