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Silver Lining
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,950. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Abducted by white slavers! In 1891, Danya Morrison is forced into becoming a mail-order bride to escape prostitution. She flees New York City for the safety of the Kansas plains and life with a man she's never met. Matthew Turner has his own problems. A secret he's kept for three years comes back to haunt him when his family orders a mail-order bride for him and she arrives before they tell him.
The Crisis in the American-Turkish Relations: The Creation of an Independent Kurdistan
Price: Free! Words: 6,290. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The crisis in the American-Turkish relations over Syria and Iran. Another conflict over natural gas and oil.
River Crossing
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,420. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(2.00 from 1 review)
James Quinn is dumped out of his boat into the Missouri the night of his daughter’s wedding. He is rescued by a farm widow and he in turn saves her from vigilante justice after she murders a former farm hand who comes back to rape her. They escape back to the river. Their histories and the history of Omaha City unfold as they return to the people who made them and to the people who ruined them.
Home Sweet Stranger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,180. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Forced to flee East Germany as a young girl, Ellie Meyer returns after the fall of the Berlin Wall to reclaim her home, only to discover her childhood friend Luther Beck has made a claim of his own. They enter into an uneasy agreement to share the house. Even as Ellie’s suspicions grow about Luther’s role in her troubled past, so too does an underlying attraction.
Corral Nocturne: A Novella
Series: Historical Fairytales, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,230. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Western
Life on her ill-tempered brother’s ranch is lonely for Ellie Strickland. But when Cole Newcomb, son of the wealthiest rancher in the county, asks her to go with him to the Fourth of July dance, Ellie is determined that nothing will stand in the way of a dream that just might come true. A short and sweet retelling of the Cinderella story set on the windswept prairies, approximately 21,000 words.
Parmi les morts nous avons dansé
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,980. Language: French. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
Destins croisés de quatre hommes des Prairies canadiennes à la fin du XIXe siècle, où un jeune garçon en pensionnat amérindien pourrait s'avérer être un puissant prophète messianique aux pouvoirs surnaturels.
Dear Stranger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,450. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
At a masked ball, a jaded rake is surprised by his reaction to the one woman he should not pursue.
Sudden 5: Sudden - Troubleshooter
Series: Sudden (Western). Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,060. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Lafe Gunnison had passed the word to the homesteaders—quit stealing cattle or take the consequences! The nesters reacted the only way they knew: they told Gunnison he was a liar and if he showed up in their neck of the woods he’d wind up with a tombstone over his head. It was trouble and all it needed was one small spark to start a war to the death. Only one man could stop it. A man called Sudden.
Tales of the Hanged Man: The Hundred Bones
Price: Free! Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tales of the Hanged Man tells the tale of William Rhys, accused of a crime and hung by the Lord of the land. Three days later, he came back to life. Now, cloaked in his burial shroud and back from the dead, William Rhys stalks the land as the dreaded Hanged Man. The hangman's rope that took his life is now his weapon of vengeance as he hunts the wicked and evil in medieval Britain.
The Hillbrow Election, 1987
Price: Free! Words: 8,380. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
This is a first hand account of how the election in Hillbrow was fought in 1987, paying for the privilege with a criminal record.
Season of the Killing Moon
Series: Tears of Apache Stone. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,060. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Geronimo is dead. But there is one who still remains. A rambling, beaten down Apache Indian, a bum that works the streets of the frontier town looking for a handout and some humanity…. and finding none. He is a man that has fallen far. Then he receives news that is to bring him back from the edge. Something precious of his has gone – something that means more to him than his own life.
Lassiter 1: High Lonesome
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,210. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Lassiter rode into a mess for $250. He was to kill a man that had killed his employer's brother. He had been in town for four hours, been braced by the Sheriff, offered a job by the Rebel, and when he tried to ride out of town, had to kill the Sheriff and his deputy.Now he's the Sheriff and charged, for a piece of the action, with getting rid of the Yankee and his pet gunman. First in the series.
Iron Eyes 7: The Spirit of Iron Eyes
Series: Iron Eyes. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,440. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The ruthless bounty hunter, Iron Eyes, is hot on the trail of the outlaw Diamond Back Jones. Iron Eyes sees the deadly outlaw slip through his fingers and ride off.Iron Eyes gives chase yet again but has no idea that he is being lured into a trap. The Apache are waiting to ambush the evil one’. Iron Eyes has to fight with every ounce of his honed cunning. Has he enough strength left to survive?
Sundance 5: Taps at Little Big Horn
Series: A Jim Sundance Western. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,560. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
It was the fall of 1875 and all the Plains tribes were at peace. But then General Custer found gold in the Black Hills and set out to stir up a war to save his prestige. Jim Sundance's hatred for Custer was like a burning flame. He vowed to have his revenge after being imprisoned for four months by the general - and if he did Custer would never leave Little Big Horn alive.
The Air That Remains
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
The Air That Remains is a Gothic horror story about madness, the limits of mankind's understanding and the depths of the ocean. While a standalone work, it's counted as Volume Seven in the Year of the Horse Anthology, a collection of monthly short stories by Timothy J. Meyer, released in 2014.
A Year Without Summer
Series: THE ENSOMO SERIES. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » General
"The wicked man who destroys the earth won’t last long, and he will eventually be swallowed by the earth," Engineer Timothy Muller, the Operations Chief of the Bechtel Corporation, said as he addressed more than fifty people that day. The crowd was mainly composed of engineers and firefighters hired by the company to help put out the flames coming from the oil wells and refineries in Kuwait.
Let's Make This Believable
Series: Novels, Novellas, and Short Stories · History and Historical Fiction · Hot Picks · Rising Fast · Freebies, Book 17 · Most Downloaded. Price: Free! Words: 260. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(3.60 from 5 reviews)
Flash Story: Have you ever wondered if the things beheld by your public eye are only figments fed to you by the corporate news machine? This is a short, humorous take on the possibility of news media fakery, particularly, space travel. Get a behind the scenes look at the struggles of the actors involved.
The Pirate's Apprentice
Series: The Pirate's Apprentice, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 45,170. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
(5.00 from 1 review)
John desperately wants to join Bellamy's crew and will do anything to prove his worth to Captain Black Sam. Defying his mother is only the beginning. As John is spurred on by blind ambition, his actions become so impetuous that even Black Sam is caught off guard. Inspired by a true story.
Poor Lord Ritchie's Answer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A medieval Lord is sent to deliver a gift to his enemies in order to complete a negotiated peace and save his Royal family. But he has a few problems along the way. Are the problems his, or is someone trying to convince him he is insane? Or, is something else entirely going on? A winner in Rutger Hauer's International Short Story contest of 2004.
Mea Culpa Document of London
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Horror » Occult
A medieval Witch Hunter and Judge of the Inquisition has a problem; the same one his mentor had to deal with years before. This is a document that was found by a modern researcher, who had his own problems (further explored in “Death of Heaven” as "Vaughan's Theorem").