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Broken Vessels (volume 2 of Jars of Clay)
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Series: Jars of Clay, Volume 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,800. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012 by Elle Strauss. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Other
(4.00 from 1 review)
A novella - 33k. Jars of Clay + Broken Vessels = Romeo and Juliette in Ancient Rome. Jars of Clay (volume 1) and Broken Vessels (volume 2) contain strong religious themes and scenes of sensuality and violence. Recommended for ages 15 and up.
Interloper's Folly
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Price: Free! Words: 8,620. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
(5.00 from 1 review)
As the Roman legions begin their withdrawal from Britannia, one of the few remaining front line Limitanei garrisons at Gariannonum awaits evacuation while holding off a ferocious Saxon attack. Will a Roman fleet arrive in time to save their brothers’ lives, or are they fated to die in a backwater province so far from home – mere footnotes of a doomed empires that has entered its twilight years?
The Fortunate Ones
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,770. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Two young women, living a stone's throw apart, are separated into two different worlds by Bigotry and sexism. Although they have nothing in common on the surface they share a common dream to escape the Deep South to a place where they can live out their dreams.
Under A Comanche Moon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,040. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
"Mama," Jane's voice quavered, "I hear Injuns up on the roof. Can they come down the chimney?" So began one of the many dangers faced by Jane McGregor and her mother, Caroline, in Comanche County, Texas in 1872. A band of Comanche Indians captured two small neighbor children. Jane's father, Robert, and other area ranchers, had to find them and negotiate their release -- avoidin
Wexford Tales: Artful
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Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Although unknown by his face or apparel on his arrival in any town, word of the storyteller’s wondrous tales pass from mouth to ear, and a welcome is guaranteed…
Dupplin Moor
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Series: The John Swale Chronicles, Book 11. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,290. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The wheel of fortune turns full circle as Sir John Swale and Sir Malcolm Forbes face each other across a battleground at Dupplin Moor. As the hugely outnumbered army of the pretender to the Scottish throne, Edward Balliol, engages the royal Scottish host, Swale looks for the black lion banner among the enemy lines...
Canadian Family Adventure
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012 by Short Story Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Short Story Press Presents Canadian Family Adventure by Deb Williamson Canadian Family Adventures follows the tale of ten Irish siblings who immigrate to Canada in the late 1880’s. Their mother, Maggie Collins, wants her children, between the ages of 10 years old and 30 years old, to have a good life and she arranges for them to sail to Canada.
The Promise
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,400. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
"I was deeply drawn into The Promise--the charm and complexity of the characters, the vibrancy of the settings, and the plot that gripped me from beginning to end." --Kathryn Lynn Davis, NY Times Bestselling Author of Too Deep For Tears
Last Tales of Mercia 1-10
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Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 72,000. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
The first Norman castle is being built in Engla-lond--whether the Anglo-Saxons want it or not. Set in the Dark Ages of Engla-lond, the "Last Tales of Mercia" are ten short stories featuring real historical figures and characters from the "Sons of Mercia" series. All ten stories form a prequel to the novel, "Edric the Wild." Though strongly connected to the series, they can be read independently.
The Privilege of Jaffna the Sixth
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Price: Free! Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A doomed emperor's family tree branches off in unexpected directions, growing and stretching through changing times 'round the world. From a street thug to a lost soldier to a free-spirited young woman, a legacy is passed. The question is... which kind?
Colette's Cat
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Price: Free! Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A young writer makes a pilgramage to the prehistoric caves of Lascaux, France. Will he find the answers to his present crisis hidden in the past?
Old Gatestown Chronicles
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Price: Free! Words: 13,340. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A novelette comprised of short stories, this sensually-rich collection explores the lives of characters living in a fictional Kentucky town during the 1800s.
Jars of Clay
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Series: Jars of Clay, Volume 1. Price: Free! Words: 23,940. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012 by Elle Strauss. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(5.00 from 1 review)
A novella - 23K. JARS OF CLAY (volume 1) + BROKEN VESSELS (volume 2) = Romeo and Juliette in Ancient Rome *Jars of Clay (volume 1) and Broken Vessels (volume 2) contain strong religious themes and scenes of sensuality and violence. Recommended for ages 15 and up.
Tuesday's Caddie
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Price: Free! Words: 102,150. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
It’s 1930 when immigrant caddie Conor O’Reilly falls in love with Hollywood screenwriter Annie Burke. Saddled with a hateful husband, she finds in Conor her one true love. He suddenly finds a way to be worthy of her. Fate frees her and then tears them apart. Fortunes reverse and decades later they meet again, a secret binding them. When they do, one must decide if their love should live once more.
Camelot's Enchantment
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,240. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Camelot continues... From the World of Faerie Hurtled Through Time Comes A Powerful Evil Ready to Destroy the World On Avalon, the enchantment slowly lifts...
Coming Home
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,240. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
“A woman’s love is strong, more powerful than all the ghosts in Ireland...” After a year in America, an Irish village girl yearns to return to the green land that is her heart’s home. War and betrayal have taken everything from Cavan Callaghan—his home, his family, and the woman he loved. As the ghosts of a past that can never quite be forgotten rise to threaten their newfound happiness.
Julia Pastrana
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,290. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Inspired by real life events, Julia Pastrana is the shocking story of a young woman who, because of her physical appearance, is hurled into the circus sideshows of the 1850's. She soon finds herself rescued from this miserable existence by the handsome and charismatic Theodor Lent. Is this her dream come true or the beginning of her worst nightmare?
To Ride A Tall Horse
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Series: Western, Book 8 · Short Stories, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A Western short story by L. J. Martin, takes a youth, who's family is starving, from near Paso Robles into the great, dry, western San Joaquin Valley, where he accepts a horseback ride from a group of vaqueros. Based on a true story. When the Anglos won California from the Mexicans, little law prevailed, and some very bad things resulted. Works by L. J. Martin: Shadow of the Mast Tenkiller Moj
Deirdre
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Price: Free! Words: 14,260. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
~Short Story~ An Ancient Tale of Ireland... "Deirdre of the Sorrows," cursed with a beauty to make kingdoms war, is spared as a babe. When nearly grown, her beauty and youth captivates King Conor, setting in motion a tragedy that involves kings and countries, warriors and sages. A bardic-style legend told countless times in Ireland—a classic Irish tale of love, loyalty, betrayal, and revenge.
The Mercy of God
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Series: The John Swale Chronicles, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,630. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
John Swale's family is offered divine assistance to heal their crippled daughter Joan, but does the offer come from God or the Devil?