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Italian Imbroglios
By Lara Biyuts
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,260. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
4 tales about turnskins and other metamorphoses, imaginative or real, which took place in the past, distant and not so distant, in Italy. Historical, paranormal, humour.
Trésor en péril à Bayeux
By Bruno Robert des Douets
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 29. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,710. Language: French. Published: April 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
1789 ! Bayeux, petite ville épiscopale au coeur de la Normandie, vit elle aussi des moments révolutionnaires. On s'y pose énormément de questions, d'autant que la famine est en train de menacer. Les nouvelles en provenance de Paris commencent à inquiéter les plus lucides. On vient de proclamer la Patrie en danger ! Des événements surprenants vont alors s'y produire.
Vanishing Tribes: Unheard Voices from West Papua
By Ahinsa Angel
Price: Free! Words: 15,340. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Vanishing Tribes is a young woman's story about her love for her brothers and her people's quest to free their homeland from a fifty-year military occupation. Vivi prays to find courage amidst espionage and imminent danger, in a true-to-life tale of global conspiracy that continues to enable militarized commerce in West Papua, a place perhaps as biologically and culturally diverse as the Amazon.
Screaming Jenny
By Becky Muth
Price: Free! Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This short novel is one of 13 that belong to a larger work titled HAUNTED WOMEN OF THE APPALACHIANS. Vanessa and Nick are on train en route to the nation's capital is stalled in the historic town located within Harpers Ferry National Park. Will a poignant message from the past help put the newlyweds' future on less shaky ground, or are they doomed for disaster?
Sisters of War
By Alicia Hope
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,790. Language: Australian English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A tale set in wartime Austria, of five women living under the ever-watchful eye of the Third Reich. To Australian Elise, world war two felt surreal, like a vague childhood memory. But sitting at the bedside of her critically ill mother-in-law, she was about to learn the harsh reality of what had happened during those dark times, from the lips of someone born in one of the darkest of dark places...
A Rose for Lancaster
By Christine Elaine Black
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,110. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A York woman and a Lancaster man are forced into a marriage contract to please King Henry VII. Blanche Langley is swept into King Henry's ambitious maneuvers to secure the throne. Tensions flare as a plot to overthrow the king is discovered. As the York forces gather to make one last effort to win the throne, will Blanche betray her king and her husband?
Augustus and the Late Unpleasantness, Episode Six
By Kate Gray
Series: Centennial Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,400. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Augustus finds a very present reminder of his youth, which leads him to some startling conclusions.
The Arm of God
By Jack Cavanaugh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,390. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A Novel Set in the Days of Samson - Israelite warrior Eri ben Helek prays for a Deliverer, a champion to throw off the oppressive yoke of the Philistine empire. God sends him a lusty, undisciplined boy named Samson who thrusts the tiny village of Zorah into an epic underdog battle for their very existence.
Once Upon a Sixgun
By Pro Se Press
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,330. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Wild West and Fairy Tale Land… Two places where anything is possible! From penny dreadfuls turning Billy the Kid into a hero to stories of Big Bad Wolves eating Grandmothers. Pro Se Productions asks the question…what if that fictional land of creatures and beasties and that very real time in American history were one and the same place?
King Arthur: The Demon of Lleuenydd
By Cian Beirdd
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,540. Language: American English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
I am having my priest, Badwyn, write this down so at least he is of some use to the war-band. I am sorely wounded, and I doubt I will ever be myself again. Without the efforts of my physician I should have died weeks ago. I fear that might not be enough, though. The younger men are restless and if I don't recover soon there may be no saving us. -King Arthur's log
Requiem for a Songbird
By Sharon Joss
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Alive, Birdie Haslett captured the hearts and minds of every man in Ophirville. Dead, she enflames a lynch mob with a thirst for revenge. As Sheriff Ward Tillman searches for her killer, he’s caught between the mob’s demand for frontier justice and his oath to protect the innocent until proven guilty. But the men of Ophirville are getting restless...
The Liberty Flower
By Katie Hanrahan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,100. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014 by Newcastlewest Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Sarah Mahon has found success as a spy for the partisan militia, until Jack Ashford comes ashore. She leans that the enemy cannot be judged by the color of his coat because a man can change his colors, a notion her father denies. A sabotaged courtship ends with a rash act of rebellion and a face-saving marriage, but the war is not over and Jack is determined to win Sarah at any cost.
The Whitewood Kitarra
By Christie Maurer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
In hopes of attracting a patron, the young singer-poet, Sir Loriano of Vayne, must confront his dishonorable past and accept his true nature before he can compose his love song and compete against master troubadours in Countess Elisse of Karaska's prestigious Summerfest tournament of verse. (Includes a historical note.)
Thy Eternal Summer: The U.S. - Dakota Conflict of 1862
By Colin Mustful
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,330. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Thy Eternal Summer is a dramatic retelling of the events of the U.S. – Dakota Conflict of 1862 which took place in Mankato, Minnesota. The story is told through the eyes of Alfred Riggs, a young missionary who finds himself intertwined between the various and opposing sides of the conflict. The events and people are real and the story is largely historically accurate.
The Sheep Farmer V - The Trip
By Gerald Hartenhoff
Series: The Sheep Farmer, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,990. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014 by Pruitt Farm Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
John Allen, his wife Sara and niece Julie take a trip to Burwell, Nebraska for a nice pleasant visit with Jeffrey Jim and his family. The trip didn't go quite as planned. The Sheep Farmer and his best friend Jeffrey Jim are back together again for another action filled western adventure. This time they're up against someone who has a growing obsession for John's wife.
Lone Star Ranger: A Ranger To Ride With
By James J. Griffin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,000. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014 by Prairie Rose Publications. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western
Everything Nate Stewart holds dear has been stripped from him in one terrible, murderous raid. It’s up to a company of Texas Rangers to give him a new direction for his life. But will his thirst for vengeance win over his need for justice?
Liberty's Promise
By Barbara Leachman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,850. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Based on a real event that happened in the lives of the McGohon family, Liberty’s Promise takes the reader from 1774 to the end of the Revolutionary War. Mark McGohon’s part in the Continental Army and the role Betsy Jones must play as a British soldier finally bring them back together. When they meet again, Betsy has a secret that Mark may not be able to understand.
Before Now and After
By David W Kirby
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,560. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The first book this author wrote, aged 15, at a free festival. An occult history, a tour de force of esoteric knowledge.
Killing Moon
By David W Kirby
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,740. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A woman's life, from her teens in a Nazi death camp to her later work as a killer for Mossad.
Touch the Sun (The Beauvisage Novels, Book 2)
By Cynthia Wright
Price: Free! Words: 133,270. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
In 1789, on the eve of the first Presidential inauguration, charismatic Lion Hampshire aspires to a seat in Congress. To improve his rakish reputation, he agrees to an arranged marriage with Virginia-bred Priscilla Wade. However, his fiancée's headstrong lady's maid, Meagan, is not who she seems to be and Lion's plans may be undone by his passion for the wrong woman...