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Almost a Queen
Price: Free! Words: 41,290. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Cousins to the King of Navarre, the Cleves sisters witness the glamor and danger of the French royal court firsthand. Youngest sister, Marie is trapped in an unhappy arranged marriage with her cousin, Henri, Prince de Conde. With Paris awash in blood following the St. Bartholomew's Day Massacer, Marie has the opportunity to change her fate, but can she do it? Can she risk everything?
El alguacil
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,770. Language: Spanish. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
—El alguacil no es un hombre que apreciéis, ¿cierto? —Mi abuelo fue ahorcado, él hizo el nudo.
The Complete Owen Family Saga
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 404,300. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Western
The Complete Owen Family Saga is a Chronological Box Set of the five novels within: Gone for a Soldier, The Man from Shenandoah, Spinster's Folly, Ride to Raton, and Trail of Storms. Join Rod and Julia Owen, their sons, daughters, and neighbors in Colorado Territory and beyond for action, adventure and romance in 19th Century America.
William Shakespeare’s "King John": A Retelling in Prose
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,280. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Classics
This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "King John." People who read this version first will find the original much easier to read.
Heart of Desire
Series: Handful of Hearts. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,290. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Miss Katherine Locke is irked to start her third season dancing with the disagreeable Lord Haversham. She’s interested in dashing Lord Finley—but her cousin has set her cap for him. To make Finley jealous, Kate feigns interest in Lord Haversham, and is shocked to find the handsome lord apparently falling for her. With time running out, should she accept his suit and risk falling in love herself?
El secreto de los Assassini
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,110. Language: Spanish. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Saga Hércules y Lincoln. Disfruta la aventura de dos de los investigadores que ya han emocionado a miles de lectores en los cinco continentes. Esta saga ha sido traducida al ruso, serbio y polaco.
Twisting Topeka
Price: Free! Words: 58,750. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » USA
We each experience and envision our own version of Topeka. In these stories, 18 writers twist the past and future to explore alternate possibilities for our community. These stories will make you question what you know about the past and frighten you about what the future could hold. What if....? Read this collection from the 2016 Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Community Novel Project.
Belief - A Novel of Ancient Egypt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,140. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
BELIEF is a historical fiction novel of a crisis period in Pharaonic Egypt. The book depicts the struggle to expel the invaders, the Hyksos, and the difficulty of trusting a new god whose promises are too good to be true, but also too vague to be trusted.
A Rebel Among Us
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 162,150. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2016 by Foundations, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
After David Summers enlists with the Confederate cavalry, his delusion of chivalry is soon crushed when he witnesses the horrors of battle. Shot by a Union picket, he winds up at a stranger’s farm. Four girls compassionately nurse him back to health. David learns his comrades have deserted him in Pennsylvania following the Battle of Gettysburg, but his dilemma becomes much worse.
The Exiled Queen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,910. Language: American English. Published: September 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Adesuwa and Uyi are young and in love, but their relationship must remain in the dark as her parents may not approve of him as a worthy suitor. He’s a poor farmer.
At the Point of a Quarrel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 143,910. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The defeat at Agincourt in 1415 left deep wounds in the French psyche. Two runaway youths, Rogé and Clod, find themselves in the middle of the battle and experience the horrors of the disaster. They escape to spend their lives feeling the shame and guilt for the defeat. Yet, life must go on, and it takes them years to come to terms with the disgrace of being on the front line of history.
Savannah
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,840. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Phillip and Rachel have both experienced extreme loss, but life has a way of healing even the deepest hurt and anger. Two broken souls meeting in the dusty streets of Savannah.
The E.R. Slade Western Omnibus No.1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 208,500. Language: American English. Published: September 15, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The good old shoot 'em-up westerns still rides the range, and this collection is the first omnibus from the Colt.44 Award winning author - E.R. Slade. Titles include A Wagon Load of Guns, Gunman's Gold, The Man in the Book Four Hat and The Dolan Debt.
Crossroads (A Piccadilly Publishing Western Book 8)
Series: A Piccadilly Publishing Western. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,310. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
When a wealthy rancher mistakes K. John Landis and a cantankerous ex-saloon girl for an honorable couple and offers them the opportunity to make some much-needed money, the pair jump at the chance. Now, in charge of the rancher’s flighty daughter and playing the role of doting husband, Landis is dragged down into the violent underworld of Crossroads.
Threads of Silk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,880. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016 by Red Empress Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A little embroidery girl from Hunan Province finds her way to the imperial court, a place of intrigue, desire, and treachery. From the bed of an Emperor, the heart of a Prince, and the right side of an Empress, Yaqian weaves her way through the most turbulent decades of China’s history and witnesses the fall of the Qing Dynasty.
A Boy, His Mule and Dog
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 99,450. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Action
In this historically-based fiction, an orphan boy travels from post-Civil War Missouri to New Mexico Territory in search of his only remaining brother, contending with friendly and unfriendly Native Americans, and people from all walks of life, but his encounter with the Mescalero Apache changes his life forever.
Badman: The Ghost of King John
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,190. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Medieval
A ghostly tale of lost treasure, treachery and treason! On the 5th october 1216, King John is in Norfolk, in the port of Lynn. On the same day, but 800 years later a family move into a haunted Norfolk Manor House. The ghost leads the children back to 1216 and an adventure shaped by the final days of King John and the dangers, superstitions and intrigues of early medieval England.
The Scholars
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,110. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
1873 - Two young scholars form an unlikely alliance and travel to Florence to study an obscure Aztec history. Will they discover Montezuma's lost treasure? Or something even more valuable?
To Shine with Honor, Book One: Coming of Age
Series: To Shine with Honor. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 94,280. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Galien de Coudre, scholarly third son in a family of minor nobility, comes of age in the perilous world of late 11th century France, where powerful noblemen massacre the other and innocents in unending petty warfare over lands and silver, despite the efforts of the Church to control their violence.
Landed Estate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,840. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Regency
Susanna Westby battles with family values, tradition, land and love in this historical mystery romance set in 18th and 19th century Ireland. Family secrets have been kept hidden sparking unresolved family disputes over her home and estate at Point Pleasant, leading to deceit and murder, tangled with the intricate lives of the aristocratic classes.