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Le couronnement de Mademoiselle Pascal
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Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 40. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: French. Published: March 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
La Star academy, The voice, et plus anciennement les radio crochets ne sont pas des nouveautés. Dans la Normandie du XVIIème siècle, il exista des festivités permettant de détecter de nouveaux talents, bien que le cadre, alors, était fort différent. Ce fut le cas des Puys aux Palinods que l’on organisait chaque année, principalement à Rouen, lors de la fête aux Normands.
The Last Music Bearer
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 73,070. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
In this medieval world — singing and music is illegal. A secret group of wandering monks brings harmony to those in need. Their movements are constantly watched by a fearsome Order — whose opposing ministry is to eradicate music. A boy named Elis was saved by the minstrel monks. He was trained to be a Music-Bearer. He must complete his mission, while those sworn to hunt him, must destroy him.
Primitive Passions
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,350. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015 by Bygone Era Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
When Sean O’Cathail deserted in New York Harbor in 1681, it was not to become a boschloper. He jumped ship to save his own skin. Getting into the fur trading business was just where he landed
Poisoned Arrows
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 14,480. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
After Igneri-Arawak beauty, Barbe, and Xamba--the beautiful pubescent daughter of an Igneri-Arawak chief--are kidnapped from their West Indian village by Kalinago warriors, their lives become a series of island hoppings. Both fall in love with English settlers and unwittingly become triggers to the English-led massacres of thousands of Kalinagos on St Kitts and Antigua. Is there a curse at play?
Shadows Stir at Seven Sisters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,900. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Seven Sisters, an antebellum restoration in downtown Mobile, has come to life recently...and not in ways historian Carrie Jo Jardine had expected. After battling and surviving a dangerous encounter with a visitor from the past, Carrie Jo and Seven Sisters’ handsome owner Ashland Stuart have one last mystery to uncover. Where is Calpurnia Cottonwood?
A Favorite Son
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Price: Free! Words: 18,550. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This is a gripping story of greed, betrayal, and regret. In it, Yankle describes the plot, in which his mother Becky (modeled on the biblical figure of Rebecca) conceives the idea to cheat both Esav, her other son, and her husband Isaac who is lying on his deathbed. Is it love or respect for age that drives his hesitation—or rather, it is the fear to be found out?
The World's a Stage
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,860. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Peter Barton, an actor posing as a gentleman in Regency England, needs to discourage the matchmaking mamas. Amy Greenlow, a proper young lady who has taken the name Amadora and conquered the theater world, has her own pursuers with less honorable intentions to discourage. Their scheme is to pretend they are having an affair. Falling in love was never part of the plan.
Sailing Uncharted Waters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,260. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015 by Catherine A. MacKenzie. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Nan Virginia Colwell was born and lived her growing up years during the 30s, 40s and 50s in a small town in northern New Brunswick, Canada. Those were difficult years for a young girl, living in conflict with race and religion, poverty, and issues dealing with the growth of a sleeping giant suddenly awakening from a devastating war that changed morals, faith and too much money too soon.
Espantos
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 9,080. Language: Spanish. Published: March 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Los seis monólogos de los seis espantos de la tradición guatemalteca escritos por Claudio Valerio Gaetani desde el punto de vista del criterio personal del personaje
Ravencroft Springs: The Feast of '69
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
No one believed the summer of love could last forever, not really. Hippies danced in the streets, slept in the parks, hit the road on a whim, but when two star-crossed lovers find themselves in the forgotten hill country town known as Ravencroft Springs, winter has come. What fate awaits the American folk band Feast of Love? Come on down the foggy, forgotten road and learn for yourself.
The Bricklayer
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Price: Free! Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Sanders was a bricklayer by trade and a good one at that. His latest project would involve crafting a fireplace on a mountaintop estate for an elusive owner. Although he had done hundreds of similar jobs before, this one could very well be his last if he fails to comprehend the true value of a few toy soldiers.
The Monster in Our Midst
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,580. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When a disturbing postcard arrives at his Atlanta office, Emerson knows he must report it to the NAACP. The postcard, sent by the mysterious Lureen from Abbotts Creek, Arkansas, depicts yet another lynching. Emerson agrees to travel to Abbotts Creek to investigate, but he knows doing so poses great risk. Emerson only passes as white, and this Lureen knows his face.
Perfect Harmony
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,130. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
After Iris Andersen's first year in Harmony, MN, she and her family cross the threshold of "new" and move closer to "belonging." There's an adoption and a birth, a wedding, and nightmares. The Andersons miss Greenfield Lutheran's Christmas Eve service-again. Iris and Martha Rose are present for a death, and an angel visitation. Laughing Sky shares a secret, and Iris' burning question is answered.
The Color of Vengeance
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Price: Free! Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A standalone short story excerpted from Morning's Journey, The Dragon's Dove Chronicles book 2.
Hoplite - Part 2: The General
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,720. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In the wake of the tragedy, Alexander has no time to grieve. He meets the Strategos - The General, a giant of a man. But The Strategos has no interest in a boy like Alexander, has he? But The General is more than he seems and Alexander is pitched into a foot race against the fastest man in the Samian army and the stakes couldn't be higher!
Mail Order Bride: The Bitter & Godless Widow Goes To The Colorado Rancher (A Victorian Western Romance)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: American English. Published: March 18, 2015 by Lisa Castillo-Vargas. Category: Fiction » Romance » Western
A Victorian era woman is left widowed then taken in by a kindly neighbor for a brief while, but after that she faces the harsh reality of making her own living; except it will be an uphill battle as she decides to move to Colorado and work on her neighbor’s brother-in-laws’s ranch.
You Can Run, But You Can't Hide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,420. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
When Edward and NaNaLee Gill decided to take their family from the Deep South—north to Ohio for a better life; it was a twist of fate that brought the family members; divorce, murder, and even suicide to a woman who did not want to wait on death.
The Black Eagle Inn
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,880. Language: British English. Published: March 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
How does a Nation recover from its collective shame, how does it rebuild itself into a modern state and deal with its horrendous past and the difficult path ahead? Restructuring of the political landscape & the influence of religion are strong themes in this historical family saga & post war drama set in Germany 1940 - 1976.
Discovered Courage
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,970. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Tom and his friends never knew just how cruel Jimmy Barnes, the class bully, could be until he targets Tom’s favorite teacher, a First World War veteran. Trying to come to grips with what they witnessed causes Tom to explore his own family’s connection to World War One. But what Tom discovers is as shocking to him as Jimmy’s prank.
Redbuds and Bullets
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,650. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015 by Prairie Rose Publications. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 20th Century
Sixth story in the Jo Harper Adventure. Thirteen year old Jo Harper's trip to attend the reading of her mysterious uncle's will isn't welcome news to everybody in Willowby, Wyoming, and with the notorious Casper Brothers on the loose, the spring of 1911 isn't the best time to steam across the wide open west. But with great expectations and grim determination, Jo hurtles into adventure.