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OF SUCH IS THE KINGDOM, Parts I & II, A Novel of the Christ and the Roman Empire
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,460. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
In 33 A.D, a cynical, non-conformist salesman, a disgruntled blacksmith, and a musing mendicant all seek something better. The non-conformist, Herod’s foster brother, helps Herod foment an insurrection against Pilate, using the blacksmith, Barabbas, as leader, to the dismay of Barabbas' Godly but fearful wife. The mendicant, a young man, joins with a completely unsympathetic older mendicant.
Shadows of a Winter Sun
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,840. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Shadows of a Winter Sun is set in a remote timber town in the highlands of Tasmania, Australia, in the nineteen forties and fifties. The story revolves around the character of Caleb Ryan who chooses to become a tree feller for its seclusion and escape from the town in which he was born. Interwoven into his compelling tale are the stories of the people with whom he shares this remote life.
Flappers, Flasks and Foul Play (A Jazz Age Mystery #1)
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Series: A Jazz Age Mystery, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,870. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Rival gangs fight over booze and bars during Prohibition in 1920s Galveston: the "Sin City of the Southwest." Jazz Cross, a young society reporter, suspects foul play when a bank VP collapses at her half-brother Sammy's speakeasy. Was it an accident or a mob hit? As turf wars escalate, Sammy is accused of murder and Jazz must risk her life and career to find the killer. Inspired by actual events.
Ma Ca Rong
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,230. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012 by G. W. Thomas. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
Harlan DaVinci was known the world over as a detective of the unknown, a layer of ghosts, a champion for the terrified. This time he is off to Viet Nam, a country at war. But it is not the war with the Viet Cong that DaVinci, and his assistant, Jimmy DuPont must face but a much older one.
A Knight to Desire
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,270. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Sir Simon Lockhart and Brianna Sinclair must reclaim the sword of Charlemagne and the Holy Grail while protecting the Templar Order against a madman who will use the artifacts' mystical powers to destroy Scotland.
Sherlock Holmes Investigates. The Barking Emporium
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Series: Sherlock Holmes Investigates, Book 6. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The great detective uncovers a convoluted conspiracy to conceal the cause of two fires, one of which results in the death of an elderly couple. Dr Watson records the fine details which lead to the exposure of the villains.
The Slave of the Al-Hamra
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Price: Free! Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(4.00 from 1 review)
A gripping story of revenge in the shadow of the Alhambra palace, in the nasrite Granada in the 14th century, about Ibn Zamrak, vizier, poet and conspirator whose poetry and ambition know no limits.
The Hanging of Hard Barnes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,970. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Raised in the dark shadow of his twin brother Hardin, Lloyd Barnes is on a mission to save Hard from the hangman's noose. In the corrupt L.A. scene of the late 1920's, though, Lloyd's task looks hopeless as the California penal system makes ready for its last legal public execution. The Hanging of Hard Barnes is a 75-page short novel.
Four Stories About Death: A Sage, a Monk, a Ballerina and a Tyrant
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You set the price! Words: 30,090. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This artistic meditation on death is derived from the factual historic material. It shows death as a reflection of one’s life.
Daisy's Secret
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,250. Language: British English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
The Lakes 2012 Laura is having problems with her marriage, so when she is left a house in the Lake District by her grandmother, she starts to look at her life anew. And she begins to investigate why she was abandoned by her own family. What happened when she was evacuated to the Lakes during the war? What was Daisy’s Secret?
Beacon of the Night
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012 by Books to Go Now. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Rescued from the sea and the wreckage of his ship, Alex finds himself in the saving hands of the lighthouse keeper-a young woman. Sylvia has been keeping watch and saving lives from the lighthouse on Destruction Island since the death of her parents. The man she rescued this time draws her into the world of piracy and intrigue and she finds herself falling in love.
Flying Boats & Spies
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,560. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012 by OnStage Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In 1935, 16 year-old Nick Grant is caught up in a deadly game of cat and mouse between US and Japanese spies when he does a favor for Anne Lindbergh. Nick delivers a mysterious map case to Bill Grooch aboard the SS South Haven and gets involved in Pan Am's building of its Pacific bases. Nick is at the center of espionage that is vital to US security as well as being dangerous to Japan's.
That We Might Have Hope
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,060. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The Civil War has left behind a path of sorrow. Young Kate Austin has blossomed into a true beauty like a new rose in spring, but the war has created loss in every corner of her small world. The smile that those around her were once accustomed to has vanished, and all attempts to uncover it fall short. What can bring Kate to realize that there is hope left in the world?
D-Day War On the Beach
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
this short story is about one man and the treacherous day known as D-Day
A Queen's Gamble
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,200. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Philip of the Combarren, spy-master of Palmyra, swore allegiance to Queen Zenobia after her husband was mysteriously assassinated. But now she has rebelled, her city is in danger from a vindictive Rome, and Philip must decide who he fights for.
The Tale of Leonardo
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Price: Free! Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
(3.00 from 1 review)
A time-traveler from the time of Leonardo da Vinci meets a modern art student.
The Sister And The Daughter
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 99,240. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
In the time of the Black Death, a small Roma family travel halfway around the world till they arrive at a cold muddy island in Northern Europe. Their journey, as always, is dogged by suspicion, danger and a new plague that is laying waste to the world.
Kill
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Price: Free! Words: 5,390. Language: British English. Published: June 26, 2012 by Darling Newspaper Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(4.00 from 1 review)
Brilliant swordsman and heroic in stature, young Jeremy has only one weakness as he faces his greatest challenge. He is a coward.
Bewitching Kisses (Bewitching Kisses Series)
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Price: Free! Words: 99,760. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.18 from 11 reviews)
Betrayed by a greedy half-brother who coveted her inheritance, then accused by her superstitious Salem neighbors of practicing witchcraft, Sarah Townsend found herself kidnapped, sold into bondage, and thrown into the hold of a ship bound for Williamsburg Virginia. A Puritan who believes to show one's bare arm is a sin, now finds herself in Williamsburg.
Gabriella
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,040. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
A lost wager obliges a Duke to bring a pretty nobody into fashion for the London Season. Irksome duty turns into something quite different as he falls under the spell of his protege's innocent charm. Gabriella would rather help run her father's veterinary practice than fit into fashionable society but the more time she spends with the dashing Duke, the more conflicted she is. Could this be love?