Fiction » Historical

Sub-categories: General | Western & American frontier | USA | Medieval | United Kingdom | Ancient | Regency | Victorian | Paranormal | Classical Greece & Rome | Colonial America | Australia & New Zealand | All sub-categories >>
Skagens dotter - en roman om Helga Ancher
Price: Free! Words: 75,060. Language: Swedish. Published: October 26, 2013 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
”När det blåser höststorm, kommer alla de döda sjömännen in i byn. De går utmed gatan i sina genomvåta oljeställ, stövlar som klafsar runt deras döda fötter. Trötta är de, stela, böjda av en osynlig värk, de släpar fötterna långt efter sig så att det blir våta hala spår i gruset. Ibland trycker de sina ansikten mot fönsterrutorna, och människorna där inne ser bara en stor vit fläck med mörka hål."
The Other Side of the Ridge
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,420. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Transported to the past through a weather anomaly, retired Brigadier General Daniel Rodin is captured by Confederate soldiers. He is taken to their camp where he meets and is questioned by General Robert E. Lee himself!
1836 An Alternative Outcome at the Alamo
Price: Free! Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Imagine an alternate Texas history in which "Remember The Alamo!" is a call for celebration rather than defeat and martyrdom. A Texas in which the Texans won the Alamo. This is the story of how the Texans won the Alamo and won their independence in one glorious battle.
Mediterranean Madness (book 3 of 9 of the Rundel Series)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 165,550. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The English fleet sails through the French fleet in a dense fog. Ben fights at the Battle of St. Vincent and later Tenerife. He is sent to rescue an unwilling Italian lady from the French. At Camperdown, he is forced to take over control of the ship when his captain panics. That leads to his assignment to a mutinous ship. After much suffering he returns to Barbados and later fights at Aboukir Bay.
The Plan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,380. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The tight bond between Clinton and Joe, two gay, black lawyers (one of them, married) is broken when Joe is reportedly found hanged. A suicide seems impossible to Clint, and Joe’s widow is acting cagey. Clinton Moore believes Joe Means was tortured and murdered, and that his and Joe’s shared obsession—investigating and fact gathering about cold case murders and assassinations—is the reason.
A Twisted Cross
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 46,650. Language: British English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
This is a story of a great crime committed in the name of God. A Christian crusade called by Pope Innocent III in 1199 to redeem the holy city of Jerusalem ended five years later in the siege and occupation of the Christian city of Constantinople, capital of the Byzantine Empire.
Godfrey: Trouble From Toronto
Price: Free! Words: 19,000. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Spring 1927. Godfrey and Antoinette are officially an item. That doesn't stop the suave and debonair Eddie Ryerson though. Back from Toronto for a visit, Eddie has his eye on the young women of Wainwright – and Antoinette is in his sights. Meanwhile, Antonia is having a real dilemma getting her choice of treasurer elected for the Wainwright Catholic Women's League and Isaac loses a dear friend.
The Wall Will Not Last
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 127,510. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
We are in New Amsterdam in the 1600s. These are treacherous times and Johanna, our young heroine, faces many dangers and overcomes them to finally succeed and prosper as the English force the Dutch out of the colony and rename it New York.
Lanzarote Undiscovered Paradise
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013 by The Florida Hoosier. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
An undiscovered paradise lies in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Africa. part of the Canary Islands, Lanzarote is a jewel waiting to be discovered,
Jar Baby
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The creepy tale of a ghoulish baby by Lori R. Lopez. This short story ties in ancient history with modern horror as a museum's mummies rise up for a night of terror and fun at a museum.
The Gate to Eden
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,200. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
STEALING HIS HEART. Crack shot Maddie Campbell isn't your ordinary thief. She'll do she'll do anything to insure the safety and survival of her young daughter and the three hundred other widows and orphans left homeless and penniless after a horrific mining accident.
The Altarpiece
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,270. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
In the suffocating atmosphere of the Third Reich, art becomes a political issue. When the renowned modern artist Dietrich Junger is condemned by Hitler, his daughter Anke finds herself abandoned by the two men she loved most. One is dead; one has fled. “Boyd has written a novel of impressive depth and human warmth.” —Heidi Gearhart, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Art History, Assumption College.
El hogar de los valientes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,150. Language: Spanish. Published: October 23, 2013 by Larmbooks. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » General
1943 la carrera para conseguir la primera bomba atómica está en marcha entre los americanos y la alemania nazi. De conseguirla los nazis, necesitarán un avión y una tripulación que la lleve, pero los avances nazis no son atacados totalmente por los aliados, quizás fuera mejor idea dejar que lo consigan... Una novela basada en hechos reales.
The Rebel
Series: Assassins Guild, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,340. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013 by Oz Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
After losing his memory, an assassin forgets he's a cold-hearted killer and falls in love. When his memory returns, will he revert to his old ways, or can the love of a good woman save him from himself?
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 25,030. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(3.00 from 1 review)
Having witnessed incredible brutalities in the Lodz Ghetto, eighteen year old Saul Weinberg decides it is time to escape. But staying out and alive is proving very tricky as he faces constant threat with the locals and nature itself, and with every day bringing new challenges he soon finds himself wondering whether there is indeed anywhere for him to run...
Autumn's Lengthening Shadows — Book 3 in the Montana Series
Series: The Montana Series, 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 183,330. Language: American English. Published: October 22, 2013 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Western
As the wagon train moved toward Canada, two-hate filled, revengeful half brothers wreacked havoc on many on the train. After Ellie Marrow stopped the younger brother from beating his wife, they threw her sister, Lil into the river. Torn clothes and heavy shoes prevented her from swimming to safety. Even with Nataka’s attempts to save her, she slipped under the water. Could he reach her in time?
Legionary: Land of the Sacred Fire (Legionary 3)
Series: Legionary, Book 3. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 120,850. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The empire is on its knees, but a last hope lies beyond the eastern frontier . . .
Sati: An Indian Woman
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 29,500. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Sati: an Indian Woman is a historical novel. It is about life of little Sati amidst all social dogmas in 16th century India. The story bespeaks her life from infancy to womanhood and gives a detailed researched study of former India and the status of women.
Hamlet: The Novel (Shakespeare’s Classic Play Retold As a Novel)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,160. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013 by BookCaps. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Have you ever thought of Shakespeare as a fast-paced, action-filled, page-turning…novel?! Shakespeare plays on stage make for fantastic theatrics! But when you read it as a book…some of it’s glory can be lost. This novelization of Hamlet uses a more modern language and narration to capture the story as a novel. Hamlet is set in Denmark and tells the revenge of a Prince against his uncle for mu
The Sister of Mary Dyer: The High Price of Freedom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,410. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Convicted by the Puritans in 1660, Mary Dyer faced the gallows on the Boston Commons. Often misunderstood by her husband and six children, she turned her back on those who loved her for the higher principle of protesting the anti-Quaker Laws. What must it have been like to stand beneath the gallows and watch a loved one make the ultimate sacrifice for something you do not fully understand.