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Home Front by Warren Emens
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
A WWII bride tries to find her missing husband after the war is over. Her search becomes a journey of thousands of miles to a distant country and a new home.
Prometheus by Martin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
When two shepherds, out hunting a wolf, stumble across a raggedly-dressed man chained to an alter rock they find themselves in danger of becoming embroiled in the affairs of the gods in which mere mortals should not involve themselves. However, what else are two lowly, honourable shepherds to do in such situations, but become involved.
Shadow Duet: A Masks and Shadows Short Story by Stephanie Burgis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
18 months after the events of Masks and Shadows, Charlotte and Carlo are trying to build a new life together in distant London despite society's disapproval and their own families' repudiation. But will they really be able to continue their forbidden duet for long?
The White Rose and the Red by Bard of Burgh Conan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,490. Language: British English. Published: July 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Poetry » Medieval
The Battle of Wakefield, from a Conisbrough perspective. Richard Duke of York makes a rash sally from Sandal Castle only to find that he is facing 20,000 Lancastrians.
Forty Acres and a Mule by Darrel Bird
Price: Free! Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Josh Barnes has had most of his land stolen, and he marries a black girl just after the civil war. John Bertram is dead set on having the girl back on his farm. He takes her by force.
Blue Moon Bride by Susan Page Davis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,370. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In 1871, two young Easterners travel West, Ava to visit her childhood friend and Joe on business. They meet on the train and find themselves allies when they are robbed by an outlaw gang. While Ava emerges unscathed, Joe loses his job in the aftermath of the robbery. Will he land on his feet—and will he ever see Ava again? It only happens once in a blue moon.
Choices by Laura Ware
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017 by JJ Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Preacher Joe Winters sees trouble ahead when Hank, a young man in his congregation, asks Winters to marry him and his pregnant girlfriend. Winters grows alarmed when he learns that Hank's girlfriend is a Negro. In Florida in 1961, interracial marriage isn't simply frowned upon - it is illegal. How can Winters find a way to please both man and God? And if he can't, who will he choose?
That Tender Light: An Owen Family Novella by Marsha Ward
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,340. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In this short novella, acclaimed author Marsha Ward tells the story of the Owen Family origins, describing in her delicate language the tender feelings of two people who need to find each other in a very small window of time.
Bone Picker - Michelle Tanner Going West - Part Eight by Ron Lewis
Series: Michelle Tanner - Going West. Price: $1.34 USD. Words: 18,380. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2017 by Red Kittys Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Western
After a head to head confrontation erupts in Benham between Daniel Hannover and our fearless group of travelers, a desperate chase follows, leading Hannover’s pursuers back to small valley just off the Poudre Canyon. Will Hannover ever be brought to justice? Who will live and who will die in the final part of the Michelle Tanner Going West story?
El Joven Hitler final (La Mujer que corría entre las Ruinas de la Guerra) by Javier Cosnava
Series: HITLER SERIES. Price: Free! Words: 13,170. Language: Spanish. Published: July 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » History » War
Este libro cierra la saga de El Joven Hitler y La Segunda Guerra Mundial. Es la historia de Otto Weilern y la mujer que corría entre las ruinas de la guerra. Y en ella se entremezclan los personajes claves de la saga, desde Hitler a los grandes generales alemanes de la época.
A Prisoner's Dilemma by Matthew Karabache
Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Desperate not to end up just like his father, a felon struggles with what may turn out to be the worst decision of his life. This story was my second round entry in NYC Midnight‘s 2017 Short Story Challenge. The writing prompts in my brief were: Historical Fiction | A Tunnel | A New Father.
The Wing Walker by Ian Wilson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
As his grandfather lies gravely ill in hospital, a man recalls the amazing story of how his grandfather and grandmother met. Set in the whirlwind post- WW2 era.
Tchernaya Creek by Pemulwuy Weeatunga
Price: Free! Words: 5,020. Language: Australian English. Published: July 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
There is a tiny creek on Australia's east-coast Bruce Highway Queensland, called Tchernaya Creek, which is a Russian name. Research has the name coming from Russian immigrants escaping communism and building a new life in Central Queensland in the Colonial settlement era. This is the story of how Tchernaya Creek got its name.
Women at War: Stories & Poems by Linda Maye Adams
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Desert Storm war veteran Linda Maye Adams shows the diversity of what war is like for the women who deploy in this collection of short stories and poetry. The stories run from "First Night," and "Between Black and White," because war seldom ends when the war does. The poems include "A Woman Goes to War" and "The Lonely Sounds of War."
A Suitable Husband by Jude Knight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,510. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
As the Duchess of Haverford’s companion, Cedrica Grenford is not treated as a poor relation and is encouraged to mingle with Her Grace’s guests. Perhaps among the gentlemen gathered for the duchess’s house party, she will find a suitable husband?
My Selkie by Beth Camp
Price: Free! Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 1 review)
Set in a small island in northern Scotland in the 1840s, this short fantasy tale introduces Maggie, a young woman who falls in love with a supernatural creature from the sea, and her brothers who make their living as fishermen.
Calum's Soul by Leigh Barker
Series: Clan - Season 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Clan: Season 3, Episode 5. Calum’s Soul Calum intercepts a wagon loaded with kidnapped women. He must travel to Fort George to kill the Albino. But a new and unexpected dilemma throws his plans and his life into jeopardy. He has to make the hardest decision of his life; give up his chosen way of life, or very soon hold the still body of his love in his arms.