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Orphans On A Train: Separated From His Sister & Put To Work In The Mines by Beth Overton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,100. Language: American English. Published: February 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A child and his sister are sent on an orphan train out west and then fostered separately, with different families. Unfortunately, the boy is treated indifferently and forced to work in the mines and is left unschooled. The only thing he has to look forward to is the next visit from his caretaker and the remote possibility of one day being reunited with his sister.
El juicio de los espejos - Las lágrimas de Dios by Alexander Copperwhite
Price: Free! Words: 82,540. Language: Spanish. Published: February 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
¿Y si la historia de la humanidad no fuese tal y como la conocemos? En todo el planeta, en todas las épocas, nos encontramos con pirámides y obeliscos. Desde civilizaciones perdidas en tiempos secretos, pasando por los emperadores chinos, atravesando el continente americano y descubriendo las maravillas de Egipto y mesopotamia.
Bitter Sweet by JR Thomas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,510. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This story is about Captain Jake Cooper and one of his civil war Lieutenants Sam Boyd hiring out as extra guns on a thirty-five wagon train. The wagons leave Richmond in May 1865 and start for Union, TX hoping to cover the sixteen hundred miles by the end of October 1865. The trip across five states is full of adventure for the settlers, but full of danger, trials, and challenges everyday.
Queen Teuta Of Illyria by P.I. Kapllani
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 18,180. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This play was buried in a drawer for six years, until I met Cheryl Antao-Xavier, the publisher of In Our Words Inc., who gave me the inspiration to go ahead with its translation from Albanian into English. Often lost in the translation, I thought I would not make it. I want to thank her from my heart for making my dream come true—the publishing of my first book in English. I am so excited and deli
The last will by P.I. Kapllani
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,780. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » General
The Last Will is the story of Albanian Cham, Muharrem Shahini, who on his death bed, asks his son Zylyftar to return to their homeland in Greece to retrieve twenty hidden land deeds for his fellow Chams, living in exile.
Land of Broken Promises - Dalia by Margaret Penfold
Series: Land of Broken Promises. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,310. Language: British English. Published: February 5, 2016 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The third and final book of the Land of Broken Promises trilogy follows thirteen-year-old Dalia Leitner, newly arrived in Palestine. Dalia joins an underground organisation dedicated to bringing into Palestine illegal immigrants who are escaping Nazi Germany before becoming involved in fighting to create the state of Israel.
From Quiet Homes by fromquiethomes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,050. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
This historical novel is evocatively grounded in a broad canvas of Australian life from the first to the second world wars. A love story is at its heart but the novel also raises broader issues about the moral dilemmas of war.
As The Garden lies dying by D S S Atkinson
Price: Free! Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Realising the nephilim encroach ever closer upon The Garden's confides, Azazel resolves to lead his subjects out of The Garden, to Mount Hermon in hopes they might survive until the Watchers return.
Waltzing with the Earl by Alanna Lucas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,800. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Regency
Believing he is cursed, Tristram, Lord Trevena, the Earl of Longstone, agrees to do just one favor for a friend, to dance with the man’s sister, but the beautiful and headstrong Isabel Albryght will settle for no less than claiming his lonely heart.
Daugher of Sparta: Chapter Four by Kristen LePine
Series: Daugher of Sparta. Price: Free! Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016 by Kristen LePine. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Historic Heroines is pleased to release the fourth installment in its first original fiction series: Daughter of Sparta by Kristen LePine. In Chapter Four, Gorgo, the daughter of King Cleomenes I, and her family attend a dinner party and meet two foreigners who have traveled across the Aegean Sea to ask for Sparta's help.
The Hunger: Revelations by Dave Atwell
Series: The Hunger. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,610. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016 by Realmwalker Publishing Group, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
After losing nearly half of their numbers, the survivors of Vatt’s Crossing have little time to mourn. Outlaws, biters, herds of rotters, and visits from unwanted guests vie to destroy the group…if they don’t destroy themselves from within first. The second episode of this survival horror tale continues as secrets are uncovered and more blood soaks the plains.
The Hunger: Rotting Frontier by Dave Atwell
Series: The Hunger. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 97,610. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016 by Realmwalker Publishing Group, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The post-Civil War era frontier, once holding the promise of both gold and a new beginning, turns their migration into a fight for survival for Thomas Hutton and his family. The Hunger, sweeping like a plague through the Plains, forces the Huttons to face difficult decisions regarding life, death, and morality as they try to make their way through an uncertain future.
Lady Jane's Miracle by George Skipworth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,810. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Teri Jane Mcrae has been attacked outside the Vancouver Public Library, and thrown into the pages of a book she has just read. Zossima, an escapee from a Dostoyevsky novel, tries to get her home, but only if she can decipher his "miracle."
The Icarus Child by Becca Lusher
Series: Icarus Child, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,450. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Orphaned at birth and raised by his aunt on an isolated island, Icastar has led a far from normal life. His body is misshapen, his days are tormented by whispering winds and demanding ghosts, and he only has seals for friends.The island and his own body might try to hold him down, caging him inside a world of pain, but he is the Icarus Child. One day he will fly – or die trying.
Darkest before Dawn by Jayne Castel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,510. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Princess Alchflaed of Northumbria is a spirited young woman whose father orders her to marry the son of his bitterest enemy – and then kill him. Maric – a Mercian warrior with a dark past – leads Alchflaed's escort south. Princess and warrior find themselves strongly drawn to each other, but they must deny their feelings. Both bound by loyalty, neither can choose their own fates.
The Oregon Trail Series Short Stories by Laura Stapleton
Series: The Oregon Trail. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,690. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Now for the first time in one volume, the entire short story collection from The Oregon Trail Series. Includes Unavoidable; Unexpected; Unfortunate; and Lucky's Christmas Wish.
Awfully Artful Arthur or should that be Clever Cunning Cerdic? by Geoff Boxell
Series: Grimm Tales. Price: Free! Words: 13,550. Language: British English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
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.
Stormfield: Tales From the Hereafter by George Skipworth
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,180. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Mark Twain returns from the far shores of Heaven with some thoughts on the hereafter, and some new tales from the "here-below."
The Shadow's Speed by L.W. Hewitt
Series: The Juno Letters. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,950. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
As war engulfs Europe German archeologists uncover a mysterious energy source buried deep in a cave in the Swabian Alb. Desperate to turn the tide of war back in Germany’s favor, Reichsführer Heinrich Himmler orders the SS to turn the "holenlicht" into a weapon at any cost. The OSS is equally determined to discover its secrets and avoid catastrophe for the Allied armies. Standard ePub format.
Fogbound Manor: A Gothic Novel by Meg North
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,560. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Harriet Tate may be a sea captain's daughter, but she doesn't believe in buried treasure. When Jonah Herrick's mysterious letter arrives from a remote place called Fogbound Manor, Harriet dismisses it entirely. But her father drowned, her company's bankrupt, and Harriet has to make a choice: lose everything she ever worked for or accept Jonah's ridiculous offer and find the money to save it.