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The Brazilian Blues
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,010. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Luke Jackson and his family fly to Brazil to plan for Aztec Airline’s international expansion. Second day there his wife and son are kidnapped. The local police are useless so Luke enlists more help, but can they get to his family? During a 1,000 mile chase down the Amazon, the ransom money gets stolen, a boat is stranded, Luke is arrested, a friend is murdered, and this is just the beginning!!
A Letter Unsent ~ Holmwood House Regency Series ~ Alethea and Pierce
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,320. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
(3.00 from 1 review)
Lady's maid Alethea Fenn never expected to meet the love of her life at Christmas. Even less to move to a new house and marry by Valentine's Day. But Pierce was a gift unsought, and one she plans to cherish. Yet when her employer's nephew threatens to break the heart of Alethea's dear friend, her love will be put to the test. Can their delicate future survive the secret of a letter unsent.
River Of Dreams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,140. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1841 Alabama, a young man decides to follow his dreams of becoming a steamboat pilot on the Mississippi River. Follow him as he evades a maniacal killer across three states onto the Mississippi River with an Indian Medicine Man. He is drawn to two women and cannot seem to turn away either. Be with him as he pushes through all obstacles to fulfill his dreams.
The Storm Family 7: A Breed of Men
Series: Storm Family - Cattlemen Saga, Book 7. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,600. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Mart Storm cantered through the long New Mexico evening where a man expects guitar music and the smiles of beautiful, hot-blooded women. They came for him in the half-light. One of them knocked him out of the saddle with a single shot, another fired point-blank to blow his brains out. The bullet parted in his hair, creasing his skull. The devil, as the saying goes, looks after his own!
Sundance 4: Death in the Lava
Series: A Jim Sundance Western, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,800. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Jim Sundance, famed gunslinger found himself hip-deep in the big strike that had hit the Dakota Territory. A money-hungry head of a band of buffalo hunters swore he would grab the lion's share of the loot. Before Sundance faced him in a showdown, he would tangle with the conceited General George A. Custer, a kill-crazy Sioux medicine man and Lucille, hot-blooded boss of the Hills' wildest saloon.
Cutler 4: Tiger's Chance
Series: John Cutler - Western, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,460. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
John Cutler on the trail of a rogue grizzly finds himself in Texas. Attending a circus tiger act the beast suddenly sprang at the audience, and Cutler forces the tiger back into its cage. When the tiger escapes, killing sheep belonging to Judge Roy Bean, Cutler finds himself facing the tiger and a charge of murder! Fourth in the John Cutler series following in the tradition of John Benteen.
Desires and Dangers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 200,470. Language: British English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
David Sheldon made his fortune in America. After a terrible loss, he returns home to Derbyshire in 1871. He finds that he has inherited the family estate. He makes a deadly enemy whose hatred puts at risk the lives of his niece and also of Emily, his new love. David risks antagonising a powerful neighbour and his prior, violent and amorous American life, threatens his hopes of love and marriage.
First Flight of Abbas Ibn Firnas
Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(3.00 from 1 review)
Have you wondered what the first glider flight was like? It happened in 875 A.D. and Abbas Ibn Firnas was the one who accomplished the feat.
Fate and Fair Winds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 138,980. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Adventure/Romance novel of the American Revolution. Major John FitzSimmon, has been traveling from Georgia to Pennsylvania along the coast, studying the mood of the Colonists for his commander Gen. William Howe. In casual clothing, he saw no reason to wear his uniform, stopped in Philadelphia to meet with his brother. There he meets a pretty young farm-girl searching for independence and adventure
Catherine de Valois: French Princess, Tudor Matriarch
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 2. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 11,400. Language: American English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Best known as Henry V's Agincourt bride from Shakespeare's "Henry V," Catherine was an extraordinary woman. A younger daughter to King Charles VI of France terrorized by his mental illness, Catherine survived the ravages of his schizophrenia, a civil war at home, and King Henry's war with France to become one of England's most fascinating and courageous queens.
Money Lies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014 by Alain Gomez. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Book 1 of the Zachary Davis Series Called in to investigate small town's bank robbery, Texas Ranger Zach Davis immediately gets the impression that there's more to this case than meets the eye. A mysterious note, a ruthless railway overseer... how does it all add up? This short novelette is approximately 10,200 words.
Latent Prints
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,500. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
A lifelong bachelor and bookworm, Mr Schell recollects his life among his pupils and his meeting with a mysterious youth whose friendship could be dangerous for anybody.
One Man's Empire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,310. Language: British English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
John Butler inherits a coffee plantation in Ceylon – and plans to sell it to fund his wild gambling. The discovery of a sturdy crop of tea-bushes among the ruined trees of the storm-ravaged estate leads him to build a thriving tea estate. But when the bank from which John has borrowed money collapses, he is forced to gamble once more – and this time the stakes are everything he owns and loves.
Iphigenia and the Showman
Series: Ladies of the Abberly Theater, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,920. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical
In Victorian London, a beautiful but penniless illusionist finds herself and her dreams at the delicious mercy of an emotionally haunted theater owner.
The Promise (Book One of the Timeless Trilogy)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 90,010. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
(Book One of the Timeless Trilogy) Two lives torn apart, but their love continues through the ages as every night despite temptation, Ben remembers that fateful time when he and Samantha made The Promise.
A Warrior's Death, Stories from Antiquity
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014 by Quintessence Publications Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
For Centuries Roman Legions fought German Barbarian tribes in Gaul. This is a story from the second cohort of the Fifth Legion. Three young men joined the Roman Army and managed to remain in the same cohort for six years. Today they have a crisis as an ambush by the Germans takes them by surprise. Another Ancient World short from A J Burton.
Сокровища Набатеи - Treasures of Nabatea (Russian Edition)
Price: $2.59 USD. Words: 130,740. Language: Russian. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Исторический детектив о древней тайне, разгаданной нашими современниками
The Bones of War
Series: The Immortal American, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,370. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Violet Adams is damned. Damned to live through her grief, the first year of the American Revolution, soldiering, spying, and sniping. Her eternal heart keeps beating no matter who shoots through it, or who breaks it. But she just might have found someone who can cherish it.
The Immortal American
Series: The Immortal American, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 97,770. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
(4.00 from 1 review)
Violet Buccleuch is like most American colonial women, except she's in love with two men at once, has a sniper's eye, wears breeches more than dresses, finds herself in a revolution, oh, and happens to be immortal. Mayhap she's not exactly like most other women. Ach, but she wants to be.
На рассвете в Вальядолиде
Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: Russian. Published: June 20, 2014 by Boris Seaweed. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Этот короткий рассказ, посвящен двум братьям, оказавшимся по разную сторону баррикад во время первых безумных и яростных дней Гражданской войны 1936-39 г.г. в Испании. Перевел с английского Boris Seaweed.