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Oh, Jerusalem! by Norbert Mercado
Series: THE ENSOMO SERIES. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,100. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Historical
“Jerusalem was settled in 3500 B.C. It is a plateau on the Judean Mountains. Jerusalem was first situated on the Ophel above the Gihon Spring. In the 19th Century B.C., Jerusalem was mentioned as Rusalimum in the Egyptian Execration Texts. In the 14th century B.C., Jerusalem appeared in the diplomatic correspondence in what they call Amarna letters. It was then called Urusalim."
Never to Return Home: John and Mary White’s Otago Story by Fraser Boyd
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,590. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015 by Philip Garside. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Can you imagine sailing to the other side of the world with no hope of returning home? Mary Neylon (County Clare) & John White (Donegal), who arrived in Port Chalmers, New Zealand, in 1864 and 1865 respectively, are two such adventurers. We know few facts about these great grandparents of the author’s wife, but, with sustained imagination, he tells the story of their early years in New Zealand.
Trois cloches en danger by Bruno Robert des Douets
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 38. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: French. Published: February 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Dans un petit bourg du bocage, en Normandie, l'année 1793 ne fut pas de tout repos, surtout le jour où la réquisition des cloches énerva de nombreux citoyens. Dès lors, on envoya le Sieur Fourmantin, capitaine de la garde nationale de Larchamp pour y faire appliquer la Loi.
The Union by Norbert Mercado
Series: The Sangkhlaburi Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,630. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
“Love is an emotion, too. But it is more than an emotion, a fleeting feeling which a man experiences when he meets a woman of beauty. That’s how I felt for you the first time I met you. It’s a strange feeling. The full admiration is there. And I still feel that way. Even now… I’m excited to see you everyday. I feel strangely sad if I don’t see you even for a day," Dr. Ratanopol explained.
River of Dreams by Harrison Neese
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,210. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1841 Alabama, Ethan Hayes worked long days hammering red-hot iron. He was good at it, and he knew he was good, but his heart wasn’t in it. With the passing of each day, part of him died; it was only a matter of time before he walked away from the forge and left it all behind. The death of his mentor sets in motion events that propel him toward his dream . . .
Ancient by R Kane
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 191,900. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Alexander the Great is a vampire, a vile Nosferatu, and all he wishes is to sleep and leave this new world of the 21st Century he was so rudely woken too behind. Only an old debt to a mysterious woman and a chance meeting with a little girl changes his wish to be left alone. Now he must put a courageous plan into action to save his friend Wilma Jackson and in doing so find peace for himself.
Villein by Ron Pearse
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,990. Language: British English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
England 1381: The people of England are suffering under the greed of the nobility and the weakness of the king. But one man is willing to stand against their tyranny. A man of common birth who nevertheless rises up to become one of England's greatest heroes.
The Flying Canoes by Odeen Ishmael
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,480. Language: American English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
"The Flying Canoes" is a work of fiction based to some extent on historical facts. It is a tale of Christopher Columbus' arrival at his first landfall in 1492. The story, related by an Arawak boy, presents the native Arawak perspective of the arrival of Christopher Columbus and his three ships at the Bahamian island of Guanahani in 1492.
Betrayal: A Novel of Rome by Clifford Meyer
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 50,760. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Servius Curius has inherited the estate of his late grandfather, Lucius Curius, one of Cicero’s spies. After a visit from a stranger, and the delivery of an old document case, his slave attendant Demetrius, who has his own cryptic past, guides his young master to the revelation of a tragic family secret, interwoven with his reminiscences of witnessing the zenith of Cicero’s consulship.
Seven Fires by George Will
Price: Free! Words: 88,840. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Seven Fires is a novel that combines elements of Anisinabe (Ojibwe) sorcery, with high tech espionage and historical injustice - with a few days of fishing thrown in.
Daughters of Time by Kaalii Cargill
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 126,150. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Across a 4,000 year line of descent, an epic struggle arises to restore balance to a world gone awry. Weaving ancient Sumerian myth and legend into a modern story of intrigue and mystery, Daughters of Time brings to life an epic struggle across four millennia. Follow the line of daughters from ancient Sumer, Egypt, and Jerusalem, and discover a secret that will change the way you see the World.
Painted Children by Lydia Anne Klima
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,810. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Pompeii, Italy, AD 61. A Roman noblewoman gives up her hedonistic lifestyle to shelter street children in Ancient Rome. Meet Lady Alexandra Marcius as her new faith gets tested. A woman of regrets, “Lady Zan” shelters homeless boys and girls from the horror of the streets. As Zan’s new faith spreads throughout the empire, a paranoid emperor takes drastic measures to stop this new form of Judaism.
God's Earth: The Life of John Stuart Tapscott in the Great American West: Part 1 by Jason Wallace
Series: History and Historical Fiction · Rising Fast. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 146,640. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
John Stuart Tapscott, after service to the Confederacy, heads westward to find a life that doesn't resemble a mockery of everything he's ever known. He finds himself an adopted member of a band of Osage that wandered to Texas. A series of events thereafter display the necessity to him of his leaving his new family, becoming a miner, scout, and vigilante, never forgetting the Osage or Virginia.
Tiana ~ Gift of the Moon ~ Women of the Northland ~ Book 2 by Pinkie Paranya
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,370. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Tiana is fierce in battle, gentle in temperament, and has a quiet strength. She embodies the spirit of the Raven Mother and accepts the challenges before her with faith in her ancestry and the powers she has inherited. Tiana must face the trials of being a woman shaman in a male dominated society. After tragedy befalls her, she sets out alone to find her lost daughter...
The Revenant Detective, Volume 1: Deadly Role by P.J. Lozito
Price: Free! Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » USA
An assassin with a longbow is picking off men. Veterans. Men who served their country side by side. And now, one of them, a successful actor, finds himself in the crosshairs of the killer. Trying to stay alive becomes something more when his wife is taken. Now, a man used to playing roles for millions must take on a madman one-on-one, posing as any character necessary.
Ephron Son of Zohar by Michael J. Findley
Series: Ephron the Hittite. Price: Free! Words: 40,480. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Ephron has vital skills to ensure security and growth of their tribe. Zohar plans to use Ephron and his sister as peace children in arranged marriages. Marauding enemies and rising waters threaten the homelands of fellow Hittites but no one wants to sacrifice autonomy just for safety, food, clothing, and shelter. Tensions rise.They need strength, unity, and prosperity.
1780: A Time to Live Free or Die by Harrison Neese
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,910. Language: American English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
It was their darkest hour . . . when the British captured Charleston, South Carolina and with it, the entire southern American Army. Patriots everywhere gave up, ready to accept defeat and the cold winds of tyranny blew hard against the flickering flame of Liberty. Yet, there remained small bands of patriots—men and women—who would not quit . . .
Checkpoint Kalandia by Dixiane Hallaj
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,610. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by S & H Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
Life in a Palestinian refugee camp is filled with poverty, and hopeless frustration at the best of times—and 2001 is far from the best of times. Frequent curfews make it impossible for Muhammad to find work. He can no longer face the thought of crossing the military checkpoint, but all available jobs are on the other side. He decides to spend the only coin remaining to him--his life.
In the Shadow of the Pyramid by H.W. Moss
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,470. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Historical Fiction -- The whaling vessel Niantic picked passengers with Gold Fever off the beaches of Panama in 1849 and took them to San Francisco. The crew jumped ship. Niantic was hauled ashore and planted at the corner of Sansome and Clay as a hotel. Present day, Don Worthy discovers its hulk and claims the right of salvage. The story takes place in the past and present in San Francisco.
The Saturday Night Massacre: What Really Happened on October 20, 1973 by James Kirkpatrick Davis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,640. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house, Fiction » Historical » USA
The nation watched in astonishment as the Watergate scandal dominated media headlines for 26 months, leading ultimately to the only resignation of an American chief executive since the founding of the United States, the world’s oldest Constitutional republic. The culminating climactic events of October 20, 1973 shattered the Nixon administration beyond repair.