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Swift Knows Best
Series: The Skeenas. Price: Free! Words: 550. Language: American English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Historical » USA
Often times your "family" can be the most poisonous and deadly snakes in the grass. Not at all us pythons.
Mr. Meek For President
Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Mr. Meek, age 83, was so disappointed with the calibre of the choices for President that he posted in this Facebook page that he could do better. Someone suggest he run. And he did! This book tells what happened when he attempted to win the Presidency. You also learn whether he became president.
Tales Our Enemies Tell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,580. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In the late 1800s, Jesuit missionaries working in North-Central British Columbia recorded the oral histories of the Yinka Dene people. Based on one of these histories, Tales Our Enemies Tell is the story of the aging Hadintel, chief of the village of Chinlac, who in self-defense unknowingly kills the only son of the Silquotin dennza.
The Fastest Gun in Texas (A Dusty Fog Civil War Book 5)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,520. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Dusty Fog: a man with a magic hand that could draw, shoot and hit his mark in less than a second. Dusty killed quick. His opponents died slow...slow getting their six-shooter clear of leather. In the wild, lawless west he was riding hell-bent for justice...to save a man from hanging, to catch a pair of killers, and to pay a bushwhacker with bullets from Texas’s fastest gun.
Wyoming Hardware (An E. R. Slade Western Book 3)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,050. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Buck Maxwell buys a hardware store and finds he is saddled with huge debt for the money which had been in the care of the previous owner, has been stolen by Snake Ed McFee. Buck is used to dealing with problems the direct way but now it’s town rules; the more he tries to go by them, the more things go wrong. In the end Buck lines up a row of coffins in front of his store and starts filling them.
Desperado Run (An Indian Territory Western Book 2)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,260. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
As civilization closes in on him at the turn of the century, Ben Cullen one of the last of the outlaws, is forced to flee into Indian Territory. The lawmen on his dusty back trail respect him as a man and admire his courage and tenacity. He’d tried to do what society considered right, but circumstances and bad luck put him on the Owlhoot Trail and he’s been riding it hard ever since.
Two Miles to the Border (A J.T. Edson Western)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,470. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Who had taught Spit Merton to carry out a might slick, well-planned robbery? Why did Merton and his gang take only fifty thousand dollars from the Rocksprings' bank when they could easily have emptied the safe? What did the dying owlhoot mean when he said that his companions were 'Going to church, two miles to the border?' Brady Anchor and Jefferson Trade set out to try to learn the answers.
A Den Mother's Embrace
Series: The Skeenas. Price: Free! Words: 610. Language: American English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » USA
Oh, how good it is to have in laws.
A She-Wolf's Folly
Series: The Skeenas. Price: Free! Words: 510. Language: American English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » USA
Every wolf and living being on this earth makes a mistake. It's simple a normal part of everyday animal life. But, some mistakes in life are definitely more than unforgiving; especially the ones in which you can never fully escape due to the seemingly long buried image of your past.
Diablo (A Piccaddilly Publishing Western Book 6)
Series: A Piccadilly Publishing Western. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 86,430. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Diablo is a boomtown about to explode. The cattlemen, prospectors and homesteaders have no love for each other. The rancher, Kemp, has a number of fast guns on his payroll and everyone believes he's the man behind the `troubles'. A lawman is needed and another fast gun is in town to take the job. Into this mess rides Lee Scurlock, a man with the law on his tail and a fast gun on his hip.
Glory's Guidons (The Long-Knives US Cavalry Western Book 3)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,760. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Second Lieutenant Brad Pepperdine is assigned to a regiment of African-American soldiers participating in the brutal war against the fierce Comanches. When a renegade band of Comanches begins raiding farms and ranches, the regiment is sent to run them down.Pepperdine begins to understand the black soldiers as well as their Indian enemies. Can his skill prevent the unit being wiped out?
The Clay Endures: Book 2 in The Clay Series
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,460. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
When her husband brings her to a lonely ridge north of the Santa Catalina Mountains near Tucson, Arizona, to start a cattle ranch in 1865, Esperanza Ramirez struggles to help him achieve his dream. Can she survive the desolation, the tragic loss of a child, her husband's indifference to her struggle, and an attack by outlaws? Will she know what to do when the Apache makes his move?
Zimmerman Watch
Series: The Skeenas. Price: Free! Words: 540. Language: American English. Published: July 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Historical » USA
The acids within my burly leucistic timber wolf stomach boiled angrily and vigorously with increasingly ravenous hunger as I opened nearly every bread drawer and pantry in the entire kitchen of the house and was mystified to not even find a single mouse crumb; or let alone, not even a single mouse for that matter at all in sight.
The New Wolf Shepherd
Series: The Skeenas. Price: Free! Words: 810. Language: American English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Historical » USA
It had been damn near two years since my literal sister and comrade in arms, Nina Guenard had been unruly laid to rest by the hideous swine and pack of atrocious wharf rats known as the Philadelphia Police Department
A Clean Sweep
Price: Free! Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other, Fiction » Historical » General
Isaac (a sweep) lived an awful life but he found comfort in a secret letter, telling him that all would end well. His life changed dramatically after stealing a cigar box.
The Christmas Penny
Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Two hungry street urchins discover a shining penny, laying in the snow one Christmas. How do they spend this resulting treasure?
The Boy With the Clockwork Heart
Price: Free! Words: 4,900. Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Edward once worked in a cotton mill, until he slipped and fell into the machinery. This story tells the tale of how he received a clockwork heart and how he met the Shadow three times.
Daugher of Sparta: Chapter Nine
Series: Daugher of Sparta. Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2016 by Historic Heroines. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Set in ancient Greece, DAUGHTER OF SPARTA: CHAPTER NINE follows Gorgo, the real daughter of King Cleomenes I of Sparta, and the events leading up to the Ionian Revolt. In Chapter Nine, Gorgo talks to Phoebe, a priestess at Artemis Orthia, about her mysterious Medusa dream.
Bridge Across The Years
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,560. Language: Australian English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Doctor Ambrose Whittiker, a descendant of the first settlers, who landed on Cockburn Sound in 1833, takes his wife, Sarah and son, Ambrose junior (AJ) from Fremantle, to live in Dwellingup a small settlement on the edge of the Darling Range to care for the families of mill workers who cut timber for export all over the world. Many families in Australia and overseas are shattered because of war.
Young Panda New Tricks
Series: The Skeenas. Price: Free! Words: 580. Language: American English. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
The very instant the steel framed door of the 6669 house swung open by an unforeseen hand, I was almost immediately engulfed in a raging sea of hugs, smiles, and cries from a various array of friendly and familiar faces along with quite a few new ones