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The Untouched Bride
By Saachi Jain Jaiswal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,770. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 11 reviews)
Life has taken an unexpected twist for Lady Eliza Rosawell and she is forced to marry the King's Knight, by the order of the king. Sir Daniel Throton loves living in single blessedness and has no desire to marry. So, when the king orders his marriage he is helpless. Secrets and mysetries are revelaed. Can Daniel and Eliza stay together or will it be too late?
OLYMPIAD V The Fantastically True Story of the 1912 United States Olympic Team
By Timothy Burraston
Price: Free! Words: 19,760. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
New York, 1912. Two months to the day after the sinking of the Titanic, a young boy and his dog stowaway on the SS Finland, chartered transport for the 1912 United States Olympic team to Stockholm, Sweden. Elected mascot of the team by the athletes, 16 year old Harry Naughton narrates the competition, conflicts and friendships that manifest during the Atlantic crossing and the games of OLYMPIAD V
Final Season
By John Porter
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,520. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
As the Western World reached out to investigate long dead civilisations, no-one believed the past was anything other than tomb murals, decayed fabrics, old bones, and perhaps some golden treasure to provide the archaeologists with a little profit. But words have a way of hanging in the air... protective incantations spoken long ago were meant to be eternal by those who expected immortality...
The Bear And The Diva
By John Namnik
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,580. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Latvian, Andrej Yakovlevitch Namnik, landowner and bachelor approaching middle age, takes time out from his business trip to Russia to take in the sights of the magnificent city of St. Petersburg. Within twenty four hours he rescues a beautiful Bohemian woman, Marie Subrtova, finds himself involved in a Revolutionist meeting, escapes a subsequent police raid only to find himself locked up.
The Sable Provenance
By John Namnik
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,760. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
This 200-year saga (1790 – 1990) is a close-to-true novel that began with a criminal family in England, another in Scotland, and a family of nobles in Ireland. It is the story of how they came to be in Australia and how the progress of convicts and aristocrats resulted in the SABLE siblings of Western Australia.
The Touch of Hemp
By Adam Patterson
Price: Free! Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In 1897, Alfred Hamilton was the country's number one respected hangman. All that changed the morning he came to hang Conrad Edgar Stubbs.
Trafalgar Dispatches
By Roger Busby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,460. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
What was it like to fight at Trafalgar? How would the modern media report the greatest sea battle of the Georgian era which still resonates today? A victory against all odds which secured the pre-eminence of the Royal Navy and heralded Pax Britannica, Britain's dominance of the seas for a hundred years; a victory which etched the name of a fallen hero, Admiral Nelson deep into the nation's psyche.
Bring Me the Head of Anne Boleyn
By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Before her twenty-fifth year, she was both a princess and a prisoner, a royal daughter and the daughter of a traitor. Now Elizabeth Tudor has become queen of England and, in her private moments, cannot quite believe she survived. She has to figure out how to rule, but first she must reclaim her past, and to do that, she must find the last thing her mother ever gave her.
The Long Hunter
By Don McNair
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,250. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Matt McLaren, only a boy when Indians killed his parents in 1770 and kidnapped his three-year-old sister Mandy, sets out to find her. A cruel innkeeper enslaves him, and he’s rescued by a kindly old farmer. When the innkeeper kills the farmer Matt kills him, and flees to Can-tuc-kee to trap furs. He escapes Indians and returns home, meets his true love, and helps settle the rugged, majestic land.
The Earthly Olympians: A NEW JURISDICTION
By Porter Weeks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,720. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
As Henry and his friends go to Egypt, the second book of this explosive series takes SEVERAL turns for the worse as the story goes on and Henry will soon realize that humanity is a quality that can sometimes hurt the ones that you love the most.
Perfect Obedience A Bride's Vow
By Maggie Jagger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,180. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Lord Jarrad steals his bride from her home using lies and the lure of a safe haven. His bride’s vow of perfect obedience is the priest’s idea, a way to keep her docile. As if Morag’s daughter could ever be tamed.
Gavotte
By Marina Oliver
Series: 17th Century, Book 15. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,280. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Isabella does not want to marry, having been jilted by a faithless lover. She thinks her lovely young sister Clare should marry to restore the family fortunes, reduced by Civil War and exile. Being in London for the coronation of Charles II provides opportunities to meet eligible men, such as the wealthy Jason Marlowe. Clare, though, has other ideas and draws Isabella into danger.
Casting Stones
By G. M. Barlean
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,380. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
0.75 star(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Bad choices turn to tragedy, leaving a man helplessly watching his son’s abuse. They will be saved, but the secret to their salvation must be buried…deep in the Loess hills of Missouri.
The Ostraka Plays - Volume FIVE - CONSTANTINOPLE, ITS DREAMS
By Francis Hagan
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,370. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Constantinople, once the greatest city ever known, has degenerated into a grotesque; a carnival of buffons and butchers who stumble with abandon and glee through this city's mazes and its endless riddles. In this play, the City is both a meditation and an escape – a dream in which the past imagines the present.
Broad River Dash
By Patrick G. Whalen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Civil War Short Stories, Volume I, is a collection of 10 Christian Historical Fiction stories set upon the backdrop of the United States Civil War.
The Lost Tales of The Foundlings: Stefan
By R M Garcia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
This is a Bonus chapter for The Foundlings by R.M. Garcia. Before he became a proud vampire of the Reich Bloodline, he was Stefan, orphaned street urchin hellbent on revenge. Long before he was firmly planted under Hulderich's boot, he learned to understand revenge, and the patience one needs to achieve goals.
Apocalisse a Palermo
By Maurizio Massa
Price: Free! Words: 45,250. Language: Italian. Published: January 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Nella seconda metà dell'800, il fornaio Paolo Puccio di Palermo e il guerriero-cacciatore Antilope Rosso del South Dakota incrociano le proprie vite attraverso una visione che fa vivere a ciascuno di loro la vita dell'altro, in luoghi diversi e lontani tra loro. Fino al 1864 a Sand Creek e al 1866 a Palermo, quando l'Angelo Sterminatore oscura per sempre i sogni dei due protagonisti.
Legends of the Lamed-Vav: Volume 1, Number 3: Descent Into Darkness
By Lable Braun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,460. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This story is a prequel to "Simple Chaim". Readers of that story will know that Raizel's father, Nathan, was a very hard-hearted man. But how had he been turned from the Lamed-Vav path of compassion and kindness? What traumatic events could produce a man like Nathan? In "Descent Into Darkness" we learn that, like Jonah, when we fight against our own destiny we end up in the belly of the Beast.
Evolution
By Dwayne Bearup
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
How did Man make the change from hunter/gatherer to farmer? What forces moved us to settle down and build cities? Read "Evolution" and find out.
Pilgrimage
By Trevor Whitton
Series: Jean Bellimont, Book 1. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 103,980. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Pilgrimage tells the story of one man's search for redemption. Jean Bellimont - scribe to the Bishop of Troyes - journeys to Santiago de Compostella to seek absolution for murdering a beggarwoman. Set in 13th Century France and the first of a trilogy, the novel draws a convincing picture of a medieval pilgrimage wrapped within a compelling story of true drama that lasts until the last page.