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Spinning a New Life in Texas
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Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The hand-hewn, primitive spinning wheel is real, a treasure picked up in an antique store at least a hundred (or more) years after its creation. For this fictional story, the author moved back 150 years in time, mixed in a portion of her research on pioneer families in north Texas, and tells the tales of Hannah and Benjamin. Download this first story from Wash on Monday for free!
No Small Tempest (Muleskinners #2)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,080. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Elsie Parry aims to get this load of salt delivered to Kearney, Nebraska, come hell or high water. Or outlaws. Or Indians. Her other driver, Hank, and her former outlaw brother Zeb will help –but her eight draft mules (who think they are Greek gods) will make the difference. If she can keep them from being stolen –or eaten.
The Phantom Chronicles ~ Boxed Set
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 247,660. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
One man desperate to keep the past from destroying his life. One woman refusing to give up on true love. A legacy that spans decades as the Phantom of the Opera saga continues… MADRIGAL - Years earlier Erik faked his death. ABENDLIED - Desiring normalcy is difficult with a price on his head. RONDEAU - Still in hiding from the law. Two guns. One bullet. And the victim that changes everyth
Rise to Power
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Series: The David Chronicles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,210. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The story of David as you have never heard it before: from the king himself, telling the unofficial version. Notorious for his contradictions, David is seen by others as a gifted court entertainer, a successful captain in Saul’s army, a cunning fugitive, and a traitor leading a gang of felons. How does he see himself, during this first phase of his life?
At Odds with Destiny
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 899,420. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Bestselling, critically acclaimed, and notoriously creative authors from across the book continuum join forces to bring you At Odds with Destiny, everything you've wanted in a boxed set but thought you'd never find: full-length novels brimming with myth, fantasy, mystery, history, romance, drama, originality, heroism, and suspense.
A Virgin of Stalingrad
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In this gripping short story, a Russian grandmother recounts her personal experiences in the 1942 Battle of Stalingrad.
Etruscan Blood
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Price: Free! Words: 308,030. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
A boy slave who becomes general and then a king. A princess who leaves home with her husband to win a new city and found her own dynasty. The rule of the Etruscan kings of Rome. War and politics, vengeful gods and vindictive ghosts, passion and hatred, and above all, blood.
The Substitute Mommy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,250. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Blushing Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Maggie is overcome with emotion when her adopted daughter starts first grade! She moved to protect her daughter, and to keep the promise she made to a friend. She was happy in the small town, and even caught the attention of a handsome bachelor. When she must tell him the truth, she fears losing his love, but she will not give up her daughter - not for any man!
Wanderlust Creek and Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,720. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Six short stories exploring the joys, heartaches and laughter of life against the backdrop of the Old West. A gunfighter refuses to explain why he backed out of a fight; a hotel clerk finds himself in an odd situation on the night shift. And a young rancher and his wife struggle to hold onto their land and their dreams in the face of adversity from weather, enemies—and even doubts of each other.
Simon Pure
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Price: Free! Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A young man escapes a life of crime to journey out west and start a new life under an assumed identity.
Lightning Draw
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by Alain Gomez. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Book 3 of the Zachary Davis Series The demands of being a Texas Ranger have taken their toll on Zach Davis. Worried he might be losing his edge, he works on tracking down a dangerous gunman in an effort to prove he still has what it takes. This short novelette is approximately 9,500 words.
Dreams of the Negev
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A short story written by L. Todd Wood while covering the Israeli/Hamas Gaza Conflict in the summer of 2014.
The Tea Master
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Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The story of a warlord and his tea master in a handful of tea ceremonies. Toyotomi Hideyoshi rises from a servant to become the master of Japan, and acquires, among other possessions, the tea master and sage Rikyu who served Hideyoshi's former master Oda. Rikyu tries to teach Hideyoshi the Zen way, but will he succeed?
Glome's Saga: Vikings In America
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,230. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Follow Glome's life struggle in his own words as he travels from early 11th century Norway to England, Ireland, Iceland, Greenland, and North America. This rollicking Viking adventure about the Norse exploration and attempted colonization of the new land is filled with action, intrigue, and drama, as well as the dark humor typical of the age.
Spur (A Sam Spur Western Book 3)
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Series: Sam Spur Western. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,030. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Someone had given the unknown cowboy a rough ride. When Sam Spur found him, sprawled unconscious on the prairie, his hair was matted and filthy, his face bloody, his breathing shallow. With Spur’s help the unknown made a painful comeback, told his story, and the two of them set out on a vengeance ride that has become a classic of the West.
The Bronco Trail (A Sundance Western: Book 6)
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Series: A Jim Sundance Western. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,050. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The Tuscon Ring were growing fat during the Indian Wars and wanted Geronimo kept alive and creating havoc across Arizona. General Crook and Jim Sundance had other plans. To stop whoever it was selling whiskey and guns to Geronimo - and stop them any way possible … and bring Geronimo in for good. Tough orders but if any man could do, then it was Sundance!
Yuma Bustout (A Wild Bill Western: Book 4)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,680. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Wild Bill Hicock put the Danford Gang behind bars. But the prison couldn't hold them. The escapees kidnap the Governor's wife and sister, taking them hostage. Now Wild Bill has to capture the gang for a second time. But it's not going to be so easy this time around. Fargo Danford burns with taking revenge on Hickok and sets a trap for him in the Sonora desert. Has Wild Bill met his match?
Devil's Brand (A John Stone Western Book 6)
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Series: Searcher Western. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,430. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
John Stone still searches for his long-lost love, Marie. All that is about to change when he meets Cassandra Whiteside, the beautiful mistress of the Triangle Spur ranch ... and a dead ringer for Marie. It doesn’t take long for Stone to get on the bad side of the old colonel who calls the Triangle Spur and Cassandra his private property. Who said ranches live longer than soldiers?
The Killers (A Carmody Western Book 2)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,520. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Escaping a posse, Carmody hides in the quiet town of Salter City posing as the acting sheriff. It doesn't stay quiet for long as he finds himself in between a runaway bride escaping her kill-crazy husband and the Eldredge Clan - a mean bunch that ever shot a man in the back with a fierce hatred of the law. Carmody finds that Salter City was a dangerous place to be.
Mississippi Raider (Dusty Fog's Civil War Book 1)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,170. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
During the US Civil War, Belle had seen her parents killed in cold blood by agents from the North. Driven by her desire for revenge, she joined the Great Cause. That took her into the heart of a nation cleaved in two, and closer to her parents’ killers. Joining the Secret Service of the Confederacy, she pitted her courage, wits and fighting skills against the Union's best agents.