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The Death of Helena
Price: Free! Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Imagine being dragged from your bed in the darkest, coldest hours of the night, and taken to a place you believed only existed in nightmares.
Literature Help: Young Goodman Brown
Series: A Quick Guide ยท Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
“Young Goodman Brown” is a symbolic story. The titular character, Goodman Brown” goes through a journey into self scrutiny that results in his loss of belief and virtue. It has been presented in a symbolic fashion.
Sally's Beloved Boy
Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Behind every great man, there is a mother who loved and believed in him....Even when she knows his fate.
Harmoniques
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 44. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,110. Language: French. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Si vous saviez ! L’université d’Oxford a ses racines à Caen, de l’autre côté du Channel, aux écoles de l’abbaye aux hommes. On y rencontra des lettrés fameux, maître Wace, de Jersey, tout particulièrement. Trempons-nous donc, à présent, dans l’ambiance, il y a quelques 840 années. L’enseignement s’y trouvait tout autre ! Une leçon d’harmoniques est annoncée ! Vous y êtes bienvenus !
Incident at Diamond Springs
Price: Free! Words: 12,960. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
When his stagecoach is caught between an outlaw militia and a band of renegades, a veteran driver must figure out how to save his passengers and the lone survivor of a massacred way station.
Gideon's Way
Series: Rivers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015 by Two Square Books Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a brief glimpse into the world of Gideon Fletcher. He's a decent guy-- with a penchant for calamity. Life is just full of hiccups and never asks for Gideon's vote on anything. Neither does the sheriff. Or the judge. Or his court appointed guard, come to that.
Bataille à Cherbourg
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 43. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,830. Language: French. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
En ce dimanche où l’on devait fêter la Sainte Trinité, la journée s’annonçait printanière à Cherbourg et l’humeur aurait été plutôt festive en raison de la fête patronale, en ce 1er juin, s’il n’y avait eu, les jours précédents, bataille à Barfleur...
Pirates of Misfortune
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,820. Language: American English. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Captain Bartolo de Soto commands the Troubadour, a cursed and unlucky pirate ship. If de Soto's fortune doesn't change soon the crew led by first officer Pieterzoon will mutiny. Only the beautiful singer Maritza has the answer, if he can survive long enough to hear it.
Sounds That Angels Make
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Inspirational
During World War II a desperate struggle took place in the skies over Europe to free the people from an oppressive Nazi regime bent on murder and conquest. This story tells the tale of one man who fought in those skies nearly losing his life had it not been for his personal angel. Inspired by a remarkable true story of a Halifax bomber tail gunner who survived being shot down seven times.
Unter dem Galgen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: German. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
London, 1751: Es ist Hinrichtungstag in Tyburn. Sechs Männer und drei Frauen, sollen am Galgen von Tyburn sterben. Auch der Bandit Jack Blackstone ist gekommen, um sie hängen zu sehen. Unter den Verurteilten ist auch Jacks große Liebe Eliza, zum Tode verurteilt für ein Verbrechen, das sie nicht begangen hat. Jack hat geschworen, Eliza zu retten oder bei dem Versuch zu sterben.
The Love of Julius
Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical
240 AD and Egypt is under Roman occupation. Two people meet on the banks of the Nile; two people who cannot be together. Meskenit is tormented by the act of others, whilst Julius must return home, to Syria. Can love cross the border from one country to another, and overcome the fate awaiting Meskenit? The Love of Julius is a short story.
The Middle of the Day
Price: Free! Words: 11,870. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a short story with excerpts from other works by Heather King. Lottie Morgan loves all things Regency, but would she like to live in the early nineteenth century, married to a baron? A strange thing happens while she is visiting Berrington Hall; she finds herself confronting George, Lord Rodney and she is a newly-wed!
Franklin Pierce in Death of a Vice President
You set the price! Words: 18,300. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Historical » USA
A tale of madness and murder, starring the fourteenth President, Franklin Pierce.
A Shattered Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2015 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
It's 1971. A bloody war rages in Vietnam. Young American men die in putrid, rotting jungles far from home.Today Johnny is holed up in a room over a darkened street with a sniper rifle prepared to die if necessary so the pain of war ends. A shattered man cries for the dead.
The Carpenter's Son
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,540. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The Carpenter’s Son is a novel view of the Gospel of Matthew. It presents how Matthew may have been developed based on the Gospel of Mark and influenced by Old Testament prophecy as well as Greek and Roman culture.
The Raven's Lady
Price: Free! Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
When Felix returns home in disguise after 13 years, he plans to catch a smuggler then take up his viscountcy. He does not expect the smuggler to be his childhood sweetheart.
Kidnapped to Freedom
Price: Free! Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Phoebe is stolen away from her plantation by a handsome masked pirate.
Chevauchée
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A chevauchée is nothing more than a raid, designed as much for punishment as for plunder. Sir Thomas has seen it all, and lived to tell the tale. The withered old man was a vigorous knight and a pillar of the community, with his wife and sons gone before him. Sir Thomas Jolly is on his deathbed. A short story of The Hundred Years War.
The Secret of Brerreton Gully
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: Australian English. Published: June 1, 2015 by Solitary Cat Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In the 1950s in rural Australia, Tom and his brother and their friends find what they think is an abandoned caravan on the Brerretons’ land. Except it’s not abandoned. And the man who owns it is not happy that he’s been seen doing what he’s doing. He’s so unhappy, in fact, that Tom is terrified that he and Fred and Bill will be shot before Tilly can get back with help…
Hoplite - Part 3: Training
Series: Hoplite: Olympian Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,440. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Alexander commences training with the other hoplites in their stockade on Samos, but someone doesn't want him there. Alexander has been bullied his whole life, because of his Thracian looks - red hair and pale skin - and this is nothing new to him. He soon finds out that being bulled by school boys and being targeted by trained soldiers is an entirely new level of danger.