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De Excidio Gildae
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,960. Language: American English. Published: January 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Gildas was renowned in the Middle Ages. Around 535 he wrote a letter denouncing British kings and holies alike. He was invited to Ireland to replace Columba. He died in Brittany less than a decade later. And yet for all his abilities and accolades we know almost nothIng about this intriguing man. In these scenes from his life this interesting personality is explored
Повесть о преждевременном
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,770. Language: Russian. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Прошлое, настоящее, будущее… Светлое или тёмное, близкое-далёкое, счастливое или не очень… Но всегда живое, преходящее, творимое… На виду и герои каждого времени. «Есть люди прошлого, люди будущего, люди вечного», - утверждал Николай Бердяев. Имеет право быть межвременье – всегда смутное, случайное, непредсказуемое со своими мутными героями…
Carnelian
Series: The Chalcedony Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,310. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
(4.17 from 12 reviews)
Mari’s past is deeper than she ever imagined. Going off to college opens her eyes to her past in time for her to decide her future.
The Carringtons of Helston
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 154,100. Language: British English. Published: January 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical
An old feud or a new love – which will prove the more deadly? In 1914 widower John Carrington returns from America to Cornwall, his ancestral homeland, with his grown-up children in tow. They hope to settle comfortably but an ancient feud with the neighbouring Liddicoats resurfaces – only to be complicated by love affairs across the feud lines.
Goblins & Vikings in America: Episode 1
Price: Free! Words: 17,470. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Five hundred years before Columbus, the Vikings discovered North America. That much is known. What they found there was not -- until now. This is the epic saga of a Viking's quest to find his son, one that will take him and his companions to the very edges of the known world, and beyond: to a land of exotic civilizations, ancient mystery, and unprecedented danger.
Miss Flimp's Ancestor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 800. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Biographical / Other, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Part of Miss Flimp Series of books, this book contains lots of interesting details and photographs of life in a stately home in the 19th Century. The photos of period costume and descriptions of how children were seen and not heard but influenced by servants, is part of the books charm. The book also contains a link to a review of antique dolls.The book is a fascinating glimpse of times gone by.
Julius Caesar: The Novel (Shakespeare’s Classic Play Retold As a Novel)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,110. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Have you ever thought of Shakespeare as a fast-paced, action-filled, page-turning…novel?! Shakespeare plays on stage make for fantastic theatrics! But when you read it as a book…some of it’s glory can be lost. This novelization of Julius Caesar uses a more modern language and narration to capture the story as a novel. The story portrays the 44 BC conspiracy against the Roman dictator Julius Cae
Long Way to Dodge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,570. Language: American English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
22-year-old Thomas Bertram wants nothing more than to get home to Mississippi. With a lot of open country to cross, two stray children to look after, Indians and outlaws on their trail, and a price on his head put there by someone from his hometown, his chances on reaching his destination aren't looking too good.
Mail Order Bride Romance Box Set (Books 1 & 2 )
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 59,670. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014 by Gold Crown. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Western
Now available as a bundle box set, books 1 & 2 in the Mail Order Romance series
Before Atlantis
Price: $1.88 USD. Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short story of the time before Atlantis, the foundation of civilization in the Isle of Olympia in the Atlantic.
Them That Live Below.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 100,560. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
There are three interlocked tales in this book: One about growing up in the Lost World of 70's West Virginia; one where a young man returns home to find that not only have things changed in his home town but that it was always so much more than he suspected. And one an unavoidable family secret that shields everyone from an ancient strife between humans and Them that Live Below.
Kediak of the Biainili
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: American English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
The year is 10,000. There are some communities near consistent sources of food and water, fishing villages mainly. Most humans live in highly mobile communities. Life is hard, but people work together to survive in their world of ice and sand. Food, tools, and services are often communal. Orphaned and left to his own wits at the age of twelve, Kediak does not belong to anyone or anything.
Blood of Nanking
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Occult
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
It is 1952. Hagesawa thinks that he can finally put the memories of war behind him. But then he hears rumours that his former comrades have met strange, terrible fates. And when two men abduct him, Hasegawa is forced to face the terrible things he did during the bloody Nanking Massacre...
Jason Evers: His Own Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,190. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014 by Western Fictioneers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
Was Jason Evers just a misunderstood youth, a victim of circumstances...or a cold-blooded killer? Forced to flee his home in Texas after a gunfight that leaves a brutal State Policeman dead, Jason Evers sets off on an odyssey that takes him from one end of the frontier to the other. Packed with action, tragedy, and dark humor, this classic tale is told in a compelling narrative voice.
Juanita of Downieville Book One Hyter
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,820. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
100% of profits go to Wounded Warrior Project. This is historical fiction about the life and death of Josefa Loaiza, AKA Juanita of Downieville, the only known woman to ever be hanged in the state of California. After stabbing Fredrick Cannon to death a jury, assembled in the town saloon, found her guilty five hours later, and before nightfall she was lynched from a bridge on July 5, 1851.
Brotherly Death (Caleb Thorn Western #3)
Series: Caleb Thorn - US Civil War, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,910. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The third story in the savage series set in the American Civil War. It was a bitter winter in a war tearing a nation apart. Thorn's Raiders - a gang of criminals, reprieved only to be sent on raiding missions against the South. Led by Caleb Thorn, their murderous skills are pushed to the limits the Christmas the Raiders faced Captain Hector Tyree of the Southern army.
Violet
Price: Free! Words: 53,040. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
From a rubber plantation in Colonial Malaya, boarding school in Singapore and a voyage on a Japanese freighter into wartime England, Violet's story is one of strength, courage and determination. Based on the life of Violet Constance Guy, it is an account of servitude, suffrage and strength of woman in the early 1900's.
To Catch a Copperhead
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » USA
‘To Catch A Copperhead’ finds a vigilante in The Civil War on a singular mission- To Protect Ladies of the Night from horrors like those she suffered! But when a possible sister soul enters her life, will she continue to elude the forces against her or finally be snared? Find out in the Pro Se Single Shot- ‘To Catch A Copperhead’ by D. Alan Lewis.
El Inmortal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 179,740. Language: Spanish. Published: December 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Un muchacho que se pierde en las calles de la Florencia del siglo XIV...
Age of Obsidian
Price: Free! Words: 2,280. Language: American English. Published: December 28, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This essay gives a brief overview of the central character, Kediak. It also provides a setting for the age; the struggle for survival as the glaciers continue to drain water away and make it impossible for flora to survive. It also provides a brief glimpse into the more mysterious elements he will encounter in his travels. These are not fantastic stories, they are historical science fiction.