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The Tropical Sun - Belief, Love and Hate by J. S. Philippe
Price: Free! Words: 97,350. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
This epic story is set in the sun-drenched, tropical Pacific. A clash between the Malay and Javanese civilizations threaten the very existence of the small Likupang tribe. The dramatic events of mystery, suspense, romance and violent strife are based on historical evidence from the Bronze Age 2,500 years ago.
Like Knights of Old by Eileen Gonzalez
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » USA
Like Knights of Old is the inspiring tale of Alice Jung, a Chinese-American teenager who learns to take life's obstacles by the throat and squeeze until it gives her at least some of what she wants. Oh, and a sea monster. Can't have an uplifting story about overcoming obstacles without a sea monster, after all.
Aur Ant Me by OnlineGatha
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Or ant mein is a book inspired by the real life story of the author. The author wants to hide his identity and therefore published the book with an anonymous name.
Better You Than I: A Raised by Wolves Short Story by W. A. Hoffman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,710. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 1 review)
A Raised by Wolves short story. The children of Will and Gaston teeter on the cusp of adulthood in the spring of 1685. The boys, Ulysses, Apollo, and Achilles, chafe at the restrictions and enjoy the privileges created by their parents’ unconventional choices.
Secrets of the Dead by Caleb Pirtle, III
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,760. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016 by Y&R Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » General
Ambrose Lincoln is one of the government’s prized operatives, a trained assassin, a man whose past is continually erased by mind control tactics and shock treatments. His days have no meaning. He no longer fears death. As far as he is concerned, a man without a memory is a man who’s already dead...
What Remains of the Fair Simonetta by Laura T Emery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,580. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Anastasia (Stacia) Uqualla has been dead for eleven years, residing as a spirit in the Italian Church of Ognissanti, when she suddenly awakens in the body of the renowned Renaissance beauty, Simonetta Vespucci.
The Night Watch by Suzy Stewart Dubot
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A series of atrocious murders have the country up in arms. The killer strikes women in the slums at the dead of night, cutting their throats before they can cry out. A committee of tradesmen, fearing for their very livelihoods, set up a night watch to patrol the streets where the bodies have been found...
The Armorer by Michael O'Gara
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,660. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
In a time of conflict, when nobles are creating a feudal system where they have the power of life and death over their subjects, war is again about to bring the armorer Gist profit. Unexpectedly, Gist is given a divine mission to improve the life of the common people. Thus starts the adventure of Gist who, through great feats of arms, rises above his common birth.
Over the Course of a Lifetime by J. G. Woodward
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,660. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
The historical fiction novel was written before same sex union became federally recognized in the USA, giving a riveting account of what life was like before the LGBTQ community had the same civil rights as other citizens - with a twist - in this story, only 10% of the population is heterosexual.
Mulberry Bend, Aisling's Story by Karen Dean Benson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,820. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
On the eve of the Battle of Gettysburg, as Northern and Southern military troops are gathering, Aisling O’Quinn musters the courage to escape the dreadful farm where she lives. Can Aisling overcome the influence of her disastrous past? Is she strong enough to take control of the drastic changes and unfortunate circumstances she is about to face? Will her unresolved memories cripple her?
Tales In Time IV by David Rucker
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 19,810. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Time travel? Extraterrestrial visitors? Is it possible? What happens when ordinary folks in ordinary towns become accidentally involved, and then try to get back home? The fourth in a series. Good readers eight years of age and up.
The Velvet Slipper by Elissa Plug
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,620. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand(5.00 from 1 review)
After a personal loss, Penelope Waters discovers a local mystery in the south of Western Australia: the death of both Jocelyn Bradshaw and her husband, Edward, on the same dark night, many years before. Together with Charles Bradshaw, a young local farmer, she must dig through the layers of time to uncover the truth behind the tragedy while also finding the courage to face her own demons.
Charlotte and the Twelve: A Steele Secrets Story by Andi Cumbo-Floyd
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,010. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
A teen with a secret. A decades-old murder. Their past could change her future. If you like richly researched history, inspiring characters, and sensitive explorations of our cultural past, then you’ll love the second book of the Steele Secrets series from Andi Cumbo-Floyd.
Emmy Nation: Undercover Suffragette by L. Davis Munro
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,910. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Struggling to support herself as a typist in 1913 London, Emmy accepts a better-paid opportunity to serve Scotland Yard as an undercover suffragette—but at what cost?
Raptor Civil War Voyage of a Clipper Ship by Thomas G. Baker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,480. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
It is October 10th 1860 two young men find themselves on a Louisiana levee in the middle of the night cold, destitute, and the sole survivors of a steamboat explosion. It is just the first in a series of events that will forever change their lives and propel them on a voyage of adventure, romance, mutiny, and treasure.
Take a Chance by Valerie Orozco
Price: Free! Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Each flash fiction and short story in TAKE A CHANCE involves characters having to face their issues both physically and mentally. So, either of them can survive to tell a tale of both action and adventure.
Glenaire's Lady by Billie Warren Chai
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 20,710. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2016 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Lady Auralea Fraser is preparing for Christmastide when she learns the King has ordered her to marry. Sir Christian Gordon will do his duty to his monarch and happily wed with the Lady of Glenaire. An adversary from within is lying in wait. Will Auralea and Christian find love for Christmas or will they fall into the hands of their enemy?
Anonymous by Y&R Publishing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,030. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Behind closed doors of the Mississippi Delta, lies a tangled web of seduction, secrets, sin, and shame. A dynamic new series by debut author, Olivia Bridges.
Slaughter's Way (A J.T. Edson Western) by J.T. Edson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,090. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
When folks talked of Slaughter’s way, they did not mean a cattle trail, a road between two towns or a famous street in a city. They meant the way a medium-sized Texas rancher looked at life and handled its problems. Slaughter said exactly what he meant, and did exactly what he said he’d do. So when John Slaughter told Big Tag he’d kill him where he stood, he aimed to do just that …
Witch! The Alison Balfour Story by Adrien Leduc
Price: Free! Words: 20,360. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Young adult or teen » HistoricalNaNoWriMo 2016 book. Last updated 2016-11-13 16:50:13
Murder and injustice. Such are the themes of Witch!: The Alison Balfour Story which tells the true story of Alison Balfour, a woman accused of being a witch and burned at the stake on December 15, 1594 at Kirkwall, Scotland.