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Maddy and the Gambler
Series: Ladies of the Abberly Theater, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,270. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
In Victorian London, a horribly scarred seamstress finds herself gambling on the healing love of a viscount's gadabout son.
The Killing Sands
Price: Free! Words: 6,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Deep in the labyrinth that snakes under the Colosseum, a Thracian gladiator waits for the chance to write his fate into the sands.
Fire in the Library
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,730. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A man named Pur Fotia has a secret—but one he can never tell. Marked for greatness, he can summon fire to envelope his body so that he can fly through the air, and does so when he is summoned to the great Library of Alexandria.
Thief in the Night
Series: Tales from Harrhein, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by MyVoice Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(4.67 from 6 reviews)
Andy is an elite Harrhein soldier, a Lancepesade (medieval precursor to Lance Corporal) in the Royal Pathfinders. He's injured and recovering in a frontier fort, working in the armoury, when he realises he isn't alone. Something else is there, too small and quiet to be human.
Golgotha!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,970. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Historical » General
A Jewish worker for the Roman empire witnesses an event that will change his life. From the author of "In the Shadow of the Roman Empire" comes "Golgotha!"
A Letter Unsent ~ Holmwood House Regency Series ~ Alethea and Pierce
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,320. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
(3.00 from 1 review)
Lady's maid Alethea Fenn never expected to meet the love of her life at Christmas. Even less to move to a new house and marry by Valentine's Day. But Pierce was a gift unsought, and one she plans to cherish. Yet when her employer's nephew threatens to break the heart of Alethea's dear friend, her love will be put to the test. Can their delicate future survive the secret of a letter unsent.
First Flight of Abbas Ibn Firnas
Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(3.00 from 1 review)
Have you wondered what the first glider flight was like? It happened in 875 A.D. and Abbas Ibn Firnas was the one who accomplished the feat.
Catherine de Valois: French Princess, Tudor Matriarch
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,400. Language: American English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Best known as Henry V's Agincourt bride from Shakespeare's "Henry V," Catherine was an extraordinary woman. A younger daughter to King Charles VI of France terrorized by his mental illness, Catherine survived the ravages of his schizophrenia, a civil war at home, and King Henry's war with France to become one of England's most fascinating and courageous queens.
Money Lies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014 by Alain Gomez. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Book 1 of the Zachary Davis Series Called in to investigate small town's bank robbery, Texas Ranger Zach Davis immediately gets the impression that there's more to this case than meets the eye. A mysterious note, a ruthless railway overseer... how does it all add up? This short novelette is approximately 10,200 words.
Latent Prints
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,480. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
A lifelong bachelor and bookworm, Mr Schell recollects his life among his pupils and his meeting with a mysterious youth whose friendship could be dangerous for anybody.
Iphigenia and the Showman
Series: Ladies of the Abberly Theater, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,920. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical
In Victorian London, a beautiful but penniless illusionist finds herself and her dreams at the delicious mercy of an emotionally haunted theater owner.
A Warrior's Death, Stories from Antiquity
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014 by Quintessence Publications Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
For Centuries Roman Legions fought German Barbarian tribes in Gaul. This is a story from the second cohort of the Fifth Legion. Three young men joined the Roman Army and managed to remain in the same cohort for six years. Today they have a crisis as an ambush by the Germans takes them by surprise. Another Ancient World short from A J Burton.
На рассвете в Вальядолиде
Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: Russian. Published: June 20, 2014 by Boris Seaweed. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Этот короткий рассказ, посвящен двум братьям, оказавшимся по разную сторону баррикад во время первых безумных и яростных дней Гражданской войны 1936-39 г.г. в Испании. Перевел с английского Boris Seaweed.
Common Sense
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
In our time, Benjamin Franklin helped Thomas Paine emigrate to the colonies, where the two helped shape the creation of the United States of America. But what if Paine had never made it to the colonies. What fate would he have met if he remained in England?
Farewell Old Girl
Price: Free! Words: 630. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Friendship
(4.00 from 1 review)
FREE - We shared an endless summer of adventure and fun, she was an icon of freedom and was now gone. A true story.
Life & Death In The OId West: A Classic Western
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: American English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Western
Life & Death In The Old West: In this classic western suitable for late teens or adults, a young family heads west and builds their ranch, their family, and their horse breeding business. All is idyllic, until Hell breaks loose.
Anthology of Napoleon and Papefu.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,340. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Literary collections » European / French
In Anthology of Napoleon and Papefu we show the story exposing us to the adventurist narrative where its main character, the plenipotentiary Ambassador Papefu, is involved between canons and fights alongside the famous son of Corsica, now proudly becoming French; and who shocked that stale world by dethroning obsolete monarchies and kings which considered themselves as eternals.
Sherwood Forest: Homecoming
Series: Sherwood Forest, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 12,690. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Robin of Locksley returned to England after fighting in the Crusades, he expected a quiet homecoming. He did not expect to find his home burned and his family kidnapped by the Sheriff of Nottingham- but now that he has, he must battle to save his people from the treacherous Sheriff.
В древних Фивах
Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: Russian. Published: June 12, 2014 by Boris Seaweed. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Девушка-археолог, находясь в Египте на западном берегу Нила вблизи современного Луксора (древние Фивы), решает сходить в-одиночку к развалинам храма. В результате несчастного случая у нее происходит помутнение сознания. Она впадает в транс, представляя себя реинкарнацией древнеегипетской царицы, и оказывается свидетельницей собственных похорон в Долине Цариц. Перевел с английского Boris Seaweed.
The Pyrate's Lair
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,620. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A Short Story - Feisty young Tudor-era curate's daughter Mary Brandon has a fascination for pirates. But when an ill-advised foray into a sea cave turns up an actual pirate, the legendary Captain Currie, her life takes a drastic change in course.