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Sinner-Saints
By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,090. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Brash, outspoken, Lillian Hellman follows her own truth. Even when that truth costs her love. When the dark days of Communist blacklisting threaten everything Hellman has built, she must decide whether her truth will carry her, or if she will, as Hammett once warned, sell out her friends to save herself.
Crossing the Rubicon: A Tale of Julius Caesar
By Anne Spackman
Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A short story about the historical decision of Julius Caesar to take his legion across the river Rubicon.
An Irish Blacksmith - The trial of Duncan O'Brady
By Preston Child
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Discover the bloody past of Ireland; discover the new world called VanDiemen's Land in this bestselling series from Preston Child!
Perchance to Dream
By DJ Cockburn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A man dies content knowing he’s lived the life of a true Englishman. When he finds his trials are far from over, he has to question whether it was all a waste of effort.
Seeking Kailash
By DJ Cockburn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,610. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A Nepali porter carries a Victorian explorer up a mountain in search of a fabled healer.
Occupy Savannah Sequel to Coffee Bluff
By Willard White
Price: Free! Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In late December 1864, Sherman's troops occupy Savannah which is full of Confederate spies. Luke, Chester and Julia collide once again. Luke is a Union spy with a mission: He must spread the dis-information that Sherman intends to move next on Augusta and Charleston, when actually Sherman's next target is Columbia, the capitol of South Carolina.
Il labirinto di Chartres
By Riccardo Alberto Quattrini
Price: Free! Words: 11,170. Language: Italian. Published: March 24, 2014 by ZeugmaPad. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Pierre Henry Beauchamp, conte di Rochechouart e governatore dal 1519, era un tipo alquanto singolare, se si concede tale termine per definire una persona propensa ai motteggi dei più variegati e stravaganti.
Rise, then Descend
By Nick Stokes
Price: Free! Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
A modern dispossessed man climbs a sacred mound that an ancient native civilization builds. They descend. Rise, then Descend, a short story, was first published in Crab Orchard Review, Vol. 18 #1.
The Legend of Arthur Tanner and Johnny Red
By Jason Wallace
Series: Novels, Novellas, and Short Stories, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014 by JaMa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This is the seemingly tall tale of the outlaw so brutal that the Devil would be ashamed to mention his name and the lawman determined to bring him to justice, whether that be the jailhouse or the graveyard.
Final Delivery
By Jeff Dawson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Gunther Brown spent his hours recalling his grandfather’s stories how Germany should have won the war. He spent his free time poring over the failed tactics Hitler forced his generals to follow. He knew where the mistakes occurred and how, if given the chance, he could change the course of history. Instead of the brave soldiers of the Wehrmacht shivering and dying in the snow covered landscape aro
Cassandra's Children
By Manuela Cardiga
Price: Free! Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A Goddess' gift of Sight to her chosen people is abused, and her vengence will be fearful. Pray to the Gods the caul before your eyes is never ripped away, pray you never see the future...
হনন বেলার আর্তনাদ
By Tanzir Uddin & Monira Baki
Price: Free! Words: 10,120. Language: Bengali. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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Through The Baltic Looking-Glass. Part 5
By Lara Biyuts
Series: Through The Baltic Looking-Glass, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,560. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Liberties with the Dark. Oscar and his cousin Clem stay at Borsky House, the estate of Oscar’s childhood friend, on their way home. There, one the last day of the international Chess Tournament, they are involved in a case of a mysterious murder that shocks the rural people.
Clytie's Caller
By Sharon E. Cathcart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,270. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
(4.00 from 1 review)
Bath, 1816. Clytemnestra Preston has become so terrified of life that she refuses to leave her room. Not even her family can convince her to take her place in Society again. Doctor Samuel Whittington, late of His Majesty's Army, may be her only chance for a cure ... and romance. Can Sam convince Clytie to open the door, and her heart?
Бату
By Erich von Neff
Price: Free! Words: 5,390. Language: Russian. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
«Бату» — это рассказ о монгольском чабане, призванном в советскую армию. Вместе с другими монголами он воюет под началом генерала Белова под Москвой и Киевом.
Chronos and Old Facts
By Anthony Horvath
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: American English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Bard and Book. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A budding scholar gets sent to a hidden building on the campus to meet Chronos, the keeper (and destroyer) of old facts. What he learns from Chronos will make him re-think everything he thinks he knows. Is it chronological snobbery, or is it just good scholarship?
a stunning book of but one story
By Javen
Price: Free! Words: 310. Language: Australian English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A test file for the Hunter Writer's Centre, contain's their young employee's most recent English assignment, a 300 word text in response to a unit on war poetry. Warning, may contain violent appropriation of Italian culture.
Honor Never Fades
By Rhoda D'Ettore
Price: Free! Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
1966 - The Vietnam War seems to be landing in the living rooms of America. Christopher comes home from school to tell his family of his decision--to enlist in the U.S. Army. This story tells of how one family had to adjust to the decision, and deal with the consequences of war. Story included in a larger book entitled The Creek: Where Stories of the Past Come Alive
Only The Strong Survive
By Rhoda D'Ettore
Price: Free! Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
The US is in the midst of World War I and the Spanish Influenza Pandemic is gripping the world by the throat. Patricia Owens and her family fled the city of Philadelphia to their summer cottage along a creek in the New Jersey countryside. Hoping to evade the pandemic, she and her children entertain themselves while her husband remained to work in the city. Can this family escape harm?
Love, Revolution Style
By Rhoda D'Ettore
Price: Free! Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Can love survive war? Is it possible to recognize the beautiful admist a world of chaos and trauma? Lieutenant Scott James is weary from a battle outside of Philadelphia during the Revolutionary war. While he secures a safe retreat for he and his men, something incredible happens--love. He must figure out how to gain supplies for his troops, care for the wounded, stay alive, and win the girl.