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The Fire Within
Series: A Tribal Song – Tales of the Koriba. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,020. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In the heart of Africa, 43,000 years BCE, Temfe of the Koriba sets out to rescue his allies the Baroni - and the beautiful Hara - who have been enslaved by the fierce Gomneen tribe. To save his friends Temfe must fight alone. Only cunning can free them. But as hunger for revenge burns his heart, can Temfe defeat the monster that shadows him, closer than his own breath?
The Iron Wire: A novel of the Adelaide to Darwin telegraph line, 1871
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,330. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Infinity Plus. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A young telegrapher travels halfway around the world to help create one of the technological wonders of the Victorian age: the construction of a single galvanised iron wire between Adelaide and Darwin, crossing two thousand miles of wilderness. A novel of human hope and progress in a land where men die, women are widowed, and bushrangers live by the lie and the gun.
The Windmill
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,230. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Holland 1943. The family of a young Jewish girl is killed by the Germans. She hides from them in a windmill with two members of a shot down RAF bomber, an Australian and an American. The American is captured and sent to Auschwitz. The girl and the Australian escape to England and eventually to Australia. In the years that follow the disparate lives of the three are gradually drawn together again.
Charlotte: The Practical Education of a Distressed Gentlewoman
You set the price! Words: 57,650. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Regency
(1.00 from 1 review)
In this sweet romance, Charlotte DeVere, left destitute and alone in the country by her gambling father and brother, is forced to put the family estate up for sale after their demise. The unspeakably vulgar Freddy Oswith purchases it and almost immediately his extended family takes up residence. Naively Charlotte flees to the city of Bath and then to London, hoping to meet the man of her dreams.
The Eel Man of Grimsby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,830. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by SDS Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Dan Noakes inherits a license granting sole rights to fish for eels in Grimsby Docks. The license was gifted to his family in King John's time, but is it a blessing or a curse? Gritty portrayal of contemporary Grimsby and its fishing industry from fisherman John Coffey.
Homeland's Hope - Part 2 of the Virtues and Valor Series
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,760. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by Olivia Kimbrell Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » General
(4.86 from 7 reviews)
Stage and screen legend VIRGINIA BENOIT performs for standing room only crowds in her adopted home of France. When the Nazis roll into Paris, she flees to Casablanca, taking the heart of a enemy General with her. While in there, Virginia devises a plan to use her position, talent, and influence with the high ranking Axis officer to aid the Allied cause.
Thanksgiving
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Fiction based upon truth. In any story told there is some truth woven in the tale. I heard this story from an English teacher whom I met in South Korea a few years ago. At the time I thought it tear jerking, but when she’d finished, a warm ending made my old heart glow. So, all of you out there intending on enjoying a turkey dinner, perhaps a reminder of who really to be thankful for back in 1621.
Warden of Time
Series: After Cilmeri, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,890. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
David finds himself on familiar ground—and at the center of a conspiracy that stretches from Ireland to Italy. Facing excommunication, a fickle populace, and a rebellion even by his fellow time travelers, he must decide what his throne is worth, and what he’s willing to sacrifice to keep it. Warden of Time continues the story of time travel, romance, and adventure begun with Daughter of Time …
A Dead-Game Sport
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,980. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Dayton Shannon made two promises. One was too protect his little brother and the other was to earn enough money to get to the 1893 World's Fair in Chicago. Both seemed unattainable when his abusive father arbitrarily shipped him off to his uncle in Lexington, Kentucky to learn the horse trade. The job turned out to be bookmaking and it led him on an adventure that would change his life forever.
Riding the Devil
Price: $1.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 71,570. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
Riding the Devil tells the story of José, an eleven-year-old boy living in the rich setting of a Southern California Rancho while California was still part of a newly independent Mexico. José dreams of being a vaquero, a cowboy. However, he must first conquer his fears by facing the injustices of his era, animal cruelty, wild animals, and the vindictive young vaquero, Chaco.
The Rancher and the Bad Girl
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,280. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by Blushing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Like any other mail order bride, Melanie Cranford is looking for a new life and adventure, hoping to find it with rancher Reeve Larson. She didn't expect the cowboy to be so good-looking--or so strict! Reeve is pleasantly surprised to find he got more than he bargained for with Melanie, though she's a beautiful woman who's often in need of being taken in hand.
December Road
Series: Seasons of Love and War, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,950. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » General
Kaylob returns home after two years of imprisonment in a POW camp in Vietnam. Will he ever be back to his whole self again after what he’s endured? Beth Ann has the daunting task of dealing with his Post-Traumatic Syndrome, while engaged to Kaylob’s arch enemy, Blake Tanner, a rich and powerful man who refuses to let her go.
The Lion of the Cross
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 125,160. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Through the eyes of a boy, The Lion and the Cross: Tales of a Templar Knight transports you through actual events of the 13th Century, an age in peril, where a delicate peace between Christians and Muslims exists and hangs on a precipice, and holy war is sermonized from minarets and pulpits.
Ambushed by Love
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,010. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014 by Blushing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Western
A young woman is determined to rebuild her daddy's ranch after it's been burned to the ground by Comanche. Her best friend's older brother, a Texas Ranger, is positive he will need to keep her cute fanny a warm shade of red to keep her safe.
Against the Wind
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,980. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014 by Blushing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Romance » Historical
One woman's adventures as she leaps from a window to escape an unwanted marriage, which includes sailing the high seas as a stowaway, being kidnapped by pirates, and falling in love with a handsome sea captain.
Sherwood Forest: Sins of the Father
Series: Sherwood Forest, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 18,760. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
When an unexpected ally arrives in Nottingham, Will is torn over who he can trust. Meanwhile, Alice seeks revenge on Gisbourne and Allan contemplates his loyalties.
Wild Glory
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,750. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014 by Trove Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
In a Puritan New England village, Glory Warren shines with a dazzling beauty that enchants men...and starts whispers that she consorts with the power of darkness. Devious Reverend Josiah Bellingham wants Glory as his wife...but she burns for the kisses of rugged outlaw Quade Wylde. Can their love overcome a web of lies, or will Glory Warren go to the gallows as the ultimate price of her passions?
A Prisoner Has Need (The Eternal Dungeon: Transformation #3)
Series: The Eternal Dungeon, 2.3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,020. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Reeling from a personal tragedy, Weldon Chapman is assigned what appears to be a clear-cut case of extracting a confession from a young man who has committed murder in front of dozens of witnesses. But as Weldon penetrates the mystery surrounding his prisoner, he will come to realize that he cannot keep his distance from the agony of this tragedy, nor from the agony that lies within himself.
Парадокс параллельных прямых. Книга 2
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 49,010. Language: Russian. Published: October 13, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
1945 год. Доре приезжает за Этьеной в деревню и узнает, что после болезни она потеряла память. Утром он собирается увезти её в Париж, а вечером… Вечером их пытается убить неизвестное существо. Покушение не удается, но, благодаря ему, девушка приходит в себя. Спасаясь от неизвестного убийцы, она проводит Доре в капсулу времени. Теперь выясняется, что она - хронолог-разведчик из далекого будущего.
The Bastard of Glastonbury
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,810. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Thirty years before Henry VIII destroyed all of the English monasteries, the wealthiest religious community in the country is under attack from a greedy Italian Cardinal and a Spanish assassin charged with eliminating one of the young monks whose very existence threatens to undermine the fragile alliance between England and Spain.