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The War Years
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,490. Language: Australian English. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
What will happen to the children now caught up in the uncertain years ahead? Will any pay the ultimate price, and if so how do their families cope with the trauma of war? Will the men volunteer to serve overseas? Will the nurses join them? The trauma involves those in America as well as in Australia when both countries are attacked by the enemy.
Storm Clouds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,430. Language: Australian English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
The family line is continued through Kitty Whittiker (nee Everett) with references to the Mark Everett family as well as their friends Samuel and Millie Murphy’s descendants. With war change comes to the families who have been friends for decades. Hardship and follows as the world plunges into the Great Depression.
Written on Oak
Price: Free! Words: 60,380. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
He spotted an ancient carving in an even more ancient country oak: LOVE THYSELF LAST it said. Curious about the meaning, and who would have carved this, he sets out to unravel a history of the gravest betrayal and the highest conceivable price for atonement and forgiveness.
Grandpa Snake: Moonshiner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,050. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
Grandpa Snake made illegal moonshine whiskey in the Appalachian Mountains a century ago. His life was forged in a furnace, fired blazing hot with black coal, then shaped on the cold, hard anvil of Prohibition. Criminalizing whiskey promised to rid the country of sin, but instead it criminalized the innocent and the greedy.
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.
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?
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?
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.
Southern Cross Rising
Series: Southern Skyes. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016 by thewordverve inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » General
In this the fifth book of the Southern Skyes series, the era is ripe for historic battles, during a time spanning the Boer Wars, Australian federation, women’s suffrage, and World War I. Among those warriors for progress are members of the Skye and McCabe families, not just on the battlefield, but in their homes and communities as well.
Love's Prisoner (Love's Travels: Australia)
Series: Love's Travels, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,320. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical
From the smash hit anthology, Love's Prelude, Love's Prisoner is now its own book! Same love story, same sweet romance. Lachlan Sinclair didn't let transportation to Australia's prisons destroy his soul. He worked hard to build a new life in hopes his wife and children would join him.
Desired by a Lord (Regency Unlaced 5)
Series: Regency Unlaced. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,990. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Desired by a Lord is the story of a case of mistaken identity, hidden secrets, and desire that rages out of control every time the hero and heroine are alone together. All of which threatens to throw the two of them into a maelstrom of scandal. Can two people, who seem to be such opposites, find more in common than their desire for each other, and save Emily from her blackmailer?
Avenging Steel 3: The Final Solution
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,360. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
May 1941; German troops have taken over Britain. The King, Churchill and all troops have retreated to Canada; the only fighting front is North Africa. James Baird, a student in Edinburgh University, is recruited by the S.O.E. Against the Nazi jackboot, James fights in the streets of Edinburgh, and in the countryside of Scotland. Avenging Steel... a brand new Alternative History WW2 Series.
A New Beginning
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,100. Language: Australian English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Book Two of the series relating the Everett and Murphy families, draws the reader into the sometimes complicated everyday lives of the early settlers in the state of Western Australia and the love, drama, and heartache that beset most families of the era. This book covers the years from 1896 to 1900 and the birth of a new nation. How do the years unfold for them and the new nation?
DRIVEN TO RAGE
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,780. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In this mystery of a family divided we see brother set against brother, and wife against husband. It's Michigan's Copper Country, in the early 1900s. Why does one of the brothers disappear for so long, and where does he go? There's a deliberate explosion in the mine. Will Sheriff Foster discover who caused it? We meet two strong women from different worlds who foment the 1913 strike.
William Shakespeare’s "Coriolanus": A Retelling in Prose
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,330. Language: American English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This is an easy-to-read version of William Shakespeare's tragedy "Coriolanus." People who read this retelling first will find Shakespeare's play easier to read and understand.