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Getting Rid of Swillng's Mills by Bill Russo
Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Nonfiction » History » American
Swilling’s Mills was one of hundreds of tiny communities sprouting up in the scorched soil of the American West in the late 1800s. Most of those rowdy, untamed towns died off quickly. “Jumpin’ Jehoshaphat, the name of this village should be tarred, feathered, and run out of town on the back of a mule,” said Grover Jeffries, the owner of the mercantile store.
First Night by Linda Maye Adams
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 780. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » General
Fear is something Private Carolyn Mendez can't admit to. Yet, as she arrives in Saudi Arabia, for Desert Storm, deploying to war, it's all she can think about. All she has is herself, and even that is scary.
Coram Populo by David Corrales Rodas
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Sports
Historical tale / recreation about absurdity, blind fanaticism and popular fascination with sports and death.
Daughters of Ishmael by Annaliese Lemmon
Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The five daughters of Ishmael don’t get together very often with the feud between Laman and Nephi worsening after the death of Lehi. But as they gather around the fireside, Adah, Nephi’s wife, is upset. Mahalath, Laman’s wife, wants to help, but she will have to choose her sister or her husband. A 759 word flash fiction
Seeds of War (the Lilboox Mahabharata Vol. 1) by Somdip Datta
Price: Free! Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2017 by Lilboox. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The graphic novel adaptation of the epic Mahabharata is enriched with vivid characters and colorful maps. This volume covers the origin of the Kuru and Panchala kingdoms, the early history of the Kuru Kings, and the inspiring story of the river’s son. In Kuru the rivalry between cousins takes an ugly turn, while in Panchala an enraged King seeks vengeance.
Knight Disheartened by Earnest Long
Price: Free! Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Normans verses Saxons. Henry, a Saxon knight returns from campaign with his Norman Lord Robert to Robert's estates and romances his daughter whose hand Lord Robert promised him in marriage on campaign. But now Lord Robert might have changed his mind! Read the story to see how this medieval double crossing might play out.
Coram Populo by David Corrales Rodas
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,620. Language: Spanish. Published: June 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Sports
Cuento/recreación histórica acerca del absurdo, el fanatismo ciego y la fascinación popular en torno al deporte y la muerte.
The Silent Invader by Thomas Wood
Price: Free! Words: 8,500. Language: British English. Published: June 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 1 review)
Responsible for the lives of thirty elite soldiers in the back of his aircraft, a member of Britain's Glider Pilot Regiment has a huge weight upon his shoulders. Plummeting to the ground at over one hundred miles an hour, he struggles not only with the responsibility of lives, but also with the enormity of the objective set before him.
The Rescued Bride by Ann Laurel
Series: The Cattlemen's Wives. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,600. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2017 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Christian » Western
Book One in The Cattlemen's Wives series, the Rescued Bride is about a lonely girl who reaches out to a mail order bride ad in hopes of finding love in a rancher in the wild west, far from her home. All The Cattlemen's Wives books are Clean Sweet Western Historical "Mail-Order Brides" Romance books.
Short Story - The Love Letter of Mary Bennet by Rose Servitova
Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Mary Bennet of Pride & Prejudice may have been an overlooked and misunderstood character. Could it have been that she was private, spiritual, nature-loving, witty and passionate? In this short story - The Love Letter of Mary Bennet, we see a very different side to this character and get to see her depth and strength in a whole new light.
A Kiss at Vespers by Anne E. Johnson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,990. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
In the year 1008, a British woman named Asta stows away on a ship to Ireland, never guessing how her faith and love will be challenged.
The Visit by Suzy Stewart Dubot
Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
An unexpected visit doesn't mean it was appreciated. This is a story based on a real milk jug which was given as a wedding present in 1909. The names have been changed to protect the innocent, Irene.
The Mercian Brexit by M J Porter
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 16,300. Language: British English. Published: May 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
England – 957 Two brothers. One kingdom. Unease runs deep within the newly formed England, the young figurehead of the Wessex kingdom, King Eadwig, doing all he can to disadvantage the ancient kingdoms of Mercia, East Anglia and Northumbria, (the kingdoms north of the Thames) so that Wessex and Kent can flourish, at the expense of the newer additions to the core kingdoms of ancient England.
The Life and Death of Blinstrubs by Bill Russo
Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
The life and times of one of America's most successful nightclubs - Blinstrub's Village. Follow the story of the venue and its glittering stars from the beginning right through to the tragic and needless end. Bill Russo draws the tale from his memories as a student in Boston's Kenmore Square in the 1960s as well as from a personal relationship to one of the key players in the club's orchestra.
The Ninth Vishnu by Samaka
Price: Free! Words: 3,700. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A rich South-Indian boy, Anandatirtha, a perfect History-Geek, finds something fishy about the ninth avatar of Vishnu and starts researching... A young man invades his house and throws him out of his own city. The young man is on a deadly mission... Can Anandatirtha Stop Him?, Will he?
Blood Trust by Roderick Gladwish
Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 1 review)
In 1920s London there is a secret in an East End convent and novice nun Mary is going to find out what it is. If only the continual praying would stop driving nails into her head.
Soul Price by Roderick Gladwish
Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In 1920's London Victoria's hedonistic lifestyle has caught up with her in more ways than one. Lives will be lost, souls destroyed and surviving maybe the worst things she's ever done.
The Sky Fell on Alabama by Bill Russo
Price: Free! Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
A graphic photo of an injured woman compelled me to research the picture and discover the back-story of the most unique person in the entire history of he world. Read on to get 'the rest of the story'.
Outlaw's Trail to Nowhere by Martyn C. Marais
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2017 by Martin Marais. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Inspired by Stephen King's novel, "The Gunslinger", this short story follows a Texas Ranger on the trail of a notorious killer, where nothing is as it seems.