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Witness by Jeffrey Vanke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,300. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Aaron of Jerusalem has walked across Israel to find the endangered truth and protect it.... Twenty years after the crucifixion of Joshua of Nazareth, known as Jesus to the Greeks, one of his disciples has a story to tell – the Nazareth Gospel. One of the new Gospel’s many enemies wants to destroy it – along with its author Daniel. Aaron must find the answers and protect them before all is lost.
Savages in the Mind in Pioneer Sheboygan by Greg Minster
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,050. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
“INJUNS! INJUNS! INJUNS!” The man screamed at the top of his lungs. “Injuns attacking!" It was September 3, 1862, in the bustling pioneer town of Sheboygan, Wisconsin. By nightfall the town would be an armed fortress filled with terrified defenders. And the area's last remaining Indian family would be planning to move away. All because of a rumor.
Black Snow: A Novel Of The Halifax Explosion by Jon Tattrie
Price: Free! Words: 54,730. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Black Snow is a passionate love story set in the 1917 Halifax Explosion. It follows Tommy Joyce, a soldier just back from the brutal trenches of Europe's Great War, in his search for his wife Evie after a massive explosion destroys their city. She is missing in the rubble - and missing with her is their unborn child and the explosive secret that could destroy their lives.
Saigon: War's Remembrance by Norbert Mercado
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,190. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A veteran soldier is tired of all the fighting in his country. He comes to a point where he must flee for his life. Will he choose life over love? Saigon: War's Remembrance is the latest novel from the pen of Norbert L. Mercado.
Lady Hathaway's Indecent Proposal by Suzanna Medeiros
Series: Hathaway Heirs, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,570. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
The newly widowed Miranda Hathaway asks her former love, the Earl of Sanderson, to help her conceive a child—one whom she means to pass off as the next Hathaway heir. Miranda knows she is infertile, but her deception gives her three weeks with Sanderson. He plans to use that time to finally consign Miranda Hathaway to the past, while she hopes to build memories that will last her a lifetime.
Adventures in Putnam County by Lynn Wade
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,340. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
In rural Missouri, 1915, three friends rescue each other from social stigma and from nature's wrath on their way to saving their families from villainous bank robbers. A girl who's lost her mother to illness; a boy whose disability means he walks with crutches; and a boy of the same age who's a newcomer to the community use their unique and surprising talents in their daring adventures.
Fancy Vol 5: Thomas P. Greene by David N. Walker
Series: Fancy, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,620. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Widower Thomas P. Greene has to leave his daughters, fourteen year-old Fancy and four year-old Danni when he is called into the service of the Confederacy at the beginning of the war. When the Yankees finally release him, he has to make his way back home on foot, only to find his daughters gone and his farm taken by a neighbor.
Black Wolf's Return by Dan Strawn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,860. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Black Wolf, has a dying vision: The wolves will leave the prairie, and so will the Nez Perce Indians. The vision promises his descendants will return when the wolves do. In the 20th century, his descendant, Tom, finds trials and tribulations of his own. When Tom and his daughter, Sara, search for the black wolf in Hell's Canyon, their journey leads to the fruition of Black Wolf's prophecy.
Hank of Twin Rivers, Book One: Journey of Change by M. C. Arvanitis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,700. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Twelve-year-old Hank loses his mother to cholera in 1855. When Hank’s pa leaves their Iowa homestead to find free land in Nebraska, Hank is forced to go with him. Uncle Mac brings Irish humor into Hank's life and serves as a cushion between Hank and his father. Hank tangles with thieves, meets a black trapper along the Platte, and discovers the preacher's daughter, a tomboy who doesn't like boys.
Journey to Glory: A Story of a Civil War Soldier and His Dog (Young Adult Action Adventure Historical Fiction) by Haley Whitehall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,840. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Ethan Mire is excited when war is declared and is eager to enlist in the Confederate Army. This is the defining moment of his generation and he wants his chance to achieve glory. His loyal dog Sam won't be parted from him. Though he thinks human warfare is madness, he becomes the mascot for the Georgia regiment. Will Sam follow Ethan only to find the grave? Who will achieve glory in this tale?
Common Ground by S. Baldev
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: American English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In an era when the world was facing some of its toughest challenges and national politics added fuel to the fire, the children of the fifties and sixties came of age and found a common ground in music that helped to heal a nation. A journey down memory lane, beautiful, heartfelt, emotional, poignant and captivating.
The Vintner's Letters by Peter McAra
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,240. Language: Australian English. Published: July 14, 2013 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » General
Maurice George O'Shea, legendary winemaker, was also a man of passion. His romance with Marcia Fuller, his enduring sweetheart, was a many-faceted and, like other great loves in history, it was not without huge obstacles. Not the least was Maurice's other great love – his passion for making fine wines.
The Shiny House by Trevor Mountney
Price: Free! Words: 11,430. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Historical » Canada
After a school field trip to Cannington Manor Historic Park, Tom and Ella embark on their own field trip to discover the history of the Humphrys/Hewlett house. They uncover what appears to be a treasure hunt left by one of the house's former occupants and find themselves having to protect the house and their research from some mischievous classmates.
The Greatest Living Englishman by Jim Yoakum
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,590. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
The unbelievably comedic adventure of an unlikely friendship between a budding poetic genius, Edna St. Vincent Millay, and "England's Worst Poet" Colin Millaney. Set in 1919, it asks the question "What happens when a book of verse by England's worst poet accidentally becomes a runaway best-seller in America?"
The Lady and the Gandydancer by Rob Robinson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,840. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Sean O’Sullivan, once a roaring twenties playboy, has been forced by his railroad president father to work as a Gandy Dancer, unskilled workers who use shovel and pick to keep the rail lines straight. One night he finds himself rescuing Anne Miller, a spoiled coed abandoned on a mean street in Baltimore by her feckless date. He lets her believe he is a common laborer, and she is charmed by him.
Dueling Misfits by N. Beetham Stark
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,030. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
This is the story of King Stephen and Queen Matilda who fought for control of the English crown for nearly nineteen years. Their battles caused pain to millions of English men and women and hundreds of thousands died either from starvation, the sword, or torture.
Zaira - a girl before her time by Patrician Press
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,880. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
This is an historical novel set in Northern Italy at the turn of the 20th century. Zaira is a young, determined girl, seeking a new life away from her restricting peasant farming background. However things do not go according to plan when she meets Leonardo, a rich landowner and becomes companion to his delicate wife, Livietta. When Zaira gives birth to twins their lives are changed forever.
The Lady of the Lions by Richard Abbott
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,010. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Set in Late Bronze Age Canaan about 150 years before the full-length novel In a Milk and Honeyed Land, this short story fills out the bare bones of two historical letters found in Egypt describing a time of crisis for Kephrath. Will the Egyptian regional governor help them or not when gangs of rebels exploit the land?
The Man in the Cistern by Richard Abbott
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,270. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Set in Late Bronze Age Canaan about ten years after the conclusion of the full-length novel In a Milk and Honeyed Land, this short story follows Damariel and Nepheret as they tackle a new challenge to the four towns. A group of migrants has set up an encampment just down the trackway towards Shalem. What are their intentions? Do they come in peace or war
The Adventures of Ben Hall, Bushranger by Raymond Boyd Dunn
Series: Outlaws of Australia, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,000. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Before Ned Kelly, the infamous Australian bushranger, there was Ben Hall. In fact, it is thought by numerous people that many of Ben Hall’s exploits were copied by Ned. Hall operated in New South Wales, and his daring escapades earned him the title of ‘Brave Ben Hall’, making him a part of Australian folklore.