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The French Detective (Jacques Dugas New Orleans Mysteries) by O'Neil De Noux
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,570. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
This is New Orleans, 1900. A little Sicilian-American boy is kidnapped. There are no leads and no one wants to talk with the police. NOPD Det. Jacques Dugas assembles detectives, street cops, friendly Italians and a strikingly-pretty woman, part Corsican, part English, who happens to be an expert linguist. Pitted against a crime boss known as il Maiale (the Hog) and a terrifying henchman.
L'homme Theroux by Carlos Cunha
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,530. Language: American English. Published: October 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Western
Canadian Métis teenager Thomas Theroux is pushed onto the trail to manhood after a routine trading post transaction goes horribly wrong. Not fully accepted by any of the powers jockeying for control of the gold-rich Saskatchewan frontier, Thomas must weave his way through the fortune seekers pouring into the territory, bellicose First Peoples, and the formidable landscape itself.
The Divided Knowledge of Atlantis Bundle: New Atlantis Time Travel Romance Books 10 - 13 by Nhys Glover
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 238,600. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
What if your soul-mate could only be found in the far distant past and only fate can lead you to them? Award winning author, Nhys Glover, takes her New Atlantean time-travelers in a whole new direction in Book 10 to 13 of the series. Each of the four novels included in this bundle is a stand-alone romantic adventure, but together they form an exciting quest unlike any undertaken before.
Loving Lucianna: A Hearts in Autumn Romance by Joyce DiPastena
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,750. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Lucianna thinks herself too old to love again until Sir Balduin persuades her otherwise. But Lucianna’s brother appears without warning, threatening to revive a secret that will destroy Lucianna’s second chance at love. "Loving Lucianna" is a the first in my “Hearts in Autumn” medieval romance series. Because you're never too old to fall in love!
Book 11- Streets Paved with Gold by Clive Cooke
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: Free! Words: 4,020. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The year is 1879 at the outbreak of the Anglo-Zulu war. Lord Chelmsford leads his troops across the Natal border into Zulu territory. After a small skirmish, the troops are hugely over-confident, expecting the enemy to run away at the first encounter. However, the Zulus are determined to fight. We follow the story of a young Welsh trooper more interested in entomology than in fighting.
Child of God by Theo Graham
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014 by Don't Care Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
In the dark days of the middle ages the inquisitors reign of terror spread fear, blood, and death across Europe. Simultaneously a deadly plague decimated the population. In the midst of this dark and terrible time one man finds his true love. Inquisitor Quint violates his oath to wed a woman and father a son. A story of man challenging his church by facing the ultimate test of courage and loyalty
Henry’s Fork by Rod Scurlock
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,020. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014 by Borderline Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The death of his new partner, Zeke, in the raging floodwaters of the River Platte threw young, inexperienced Henry Scott into the trapping business. Yarns of the success of Bridger and of the seasoned trappers of the rendezvous wetted his appetite for a trading post of his own. Desperate battles with coup-hungry Indians and bandit trappers made his dream seem insurmountable.
Daughter of The Sun by Michael Lane
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 206,360. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Many queens have governed Egypt as pharaohs, but only Hatchepsut seized the crown as king. With support from her confidant and lover, Senenmut, she overcame many challenges. But betrayal, loss and tragedy were constant companions. Her greatest fear was that her name would be forgotten: the final death. Daughter of the Sun, a fictional account of this remarkable woman, assures her name lives on.
Valide Bedelaars by Hendrik Vaz Nunes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,840. Language: Dutch. Published: October 10, 2014 by Marlies Vaz Nunes. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Gerrit is een goed en eerlijk vakman van rond de vijfenveertig en vader van vijf kinderen, als hij begin jaren 1930 werkloos wordt. 'Valide bedelaars' beschrijft hoe hij zich door deze moeilijke tijd heen worstelt. De lezer is getuige van de ellende en armoede waarin hij en zijn gezin moeten leven en van zijn gevoelens van onmacht, vernedering en eenzaamheid.
Gabrielle by B T Coll
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,200. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In 1876 a baby girl, named Gabrielle, is born to her 14 year old mother, in a London slum. The baby is taken away and Patricia is sent to a Magdalene Laundry, to atone for the sin of having a bastard child. As the years go by, she wonders if she will ever find her beloved daughter again. How will it end? Will she ever find peace?
The Merry Marquis by Meredith Bond
Series: Merry Men, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,440. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency(4.00 from 4 reviews)
It is only at the pianoforte with beautiful music flowing from her fingertips that Teresa Seton is happy. New to English society, she feels awkward and unsure of herself. Only the attentions of her handsome neighbor can convince her that she is where she belongs—a stolen kiss proves that he means what he says. But the kiss is witnessed and the pair are forced to marry for propriety’s sake.
Sons of the Sphinx by Cheryl Carpinello
Series: Tales from the Ancient Worlds, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,870. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
2014 Literary Classics Silver Medal Winner. Armed with what she considers her grandmother’s curse, 15-year-old Rosa agrees to help the ghost of King Tut find his lost queen Hesena. Though Hesena’s ba inhabits part of Rosa, finding the whole spirit of Hesena so that she and Tut can be together for the first time in over 3500 years proves to be a harder task than Rosa first thinks.
The Daguerreotype by Regina Clarke
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Hallucination, or reality? A time-travel story... Browsing in an old shop, Professor Harry Inman comes across the image of a famous hotel in Saratoga Springs, NY, taken on a fragile silvered copper plate in 1847, a daguerreotype from the earliest photography. The small framed image becomes an unexpected window into the past, sending him into another time and space.
Dark September by Brendan Gerad O'Brien
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,010. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
When Germany invades mainland Britain, Irishman Danny O’Shea must get his son, Adam, to neutral Ireland. They witness an attack on a German convoy carrying the blueprints for a new weapon, and when Danny goes to the aid of a dying woman, both the Germans and the insurgents believe she’s told Danny where the blueprints are. He's catapulted into a world of betrayal and brutal double-cross.
Lock Ready: A Canawlers Novel by James Rada, Jr
Series: Canawlers, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,760. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Even as the Civil War winds down, there is still danger on the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal for those who work upon the waterway. The Fitzgerald family faces their greatest threat as a group of Confederate saboteurs plots to destroy the canal. In the past, the Fitzgerald family could have faced the dangers, but they are separated and dealing with their personal problems.
The Price of Money by Henry Lion Oldie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,340. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014 and represented by K-Group. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
One winter night, Oswald van der Groot got lost in the forest and came to an unknown city. Local residents were hospitable and generous; they never required a coin for food, services, or dwelling. Later, Oswald found out what price he paid. The citizens of the town knew the real price of money.
Origins Halloween by Ian King
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(4.67 from 3 reviews)
This story includes a complimentary 'Dramatic AudioBook.' Origins Halloween. Divulge into the sinister past of the 'All-hallows-eve' celebrations, if you dare. Follow a small mountain-dwelling family into the nightmare they never knew was upon them; until it was too late. Will they survive, or will they pass away into history like so many others before them?
The Last Ride of German Freddie by Walter Jon Williams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,940. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
NIETZSCHE AT THE O.K. CORRAL! The Clantons and the Earps are heading for a deadly showdown, and into the town of Tombstone rides German Freddie, a gunslinger with a deadly reputation and a penchant for philosophical speculation. Freddie’s committed to a life that is mad, dangerous, and free, and the Earps had better not get in his way.
Case White by Thomas Sullivan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,880. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
No work of fiction or nonfiction has done what CASE WHITE does in this monumental new novel by USA Today Best-selling author Thomas Sullivan. Set in the era of two world wars, this comprehensive work weaves together the bizarre mythology and eccentric beliefs that explain how a nation went insane for 12 years. Told through the compelling lives and loves of a pair of very unique characters.
Year of the Angels by Erika Madden
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,050. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
What happens when the sweet magic of children mixes with the grimness of war? Year of the Angels, an outstanding novel by Erika Madden, describes the results. The author, guided by her personal experience as a child growing up in Germany during World War II, shows that in the world of children, war or no war, there are no boundaries and there is no hate.