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Anna's Legacy: Book II of the Sackville Hotel Trilogy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,850. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Anna’s Legacy, Book II of the Sackville Hotel Trilogy, continues Anna and Bill’s unwavering and mature love story as they begin their married life as owners of the New Sackville Hotel and build a legacy for Anna’s daughter and granddaughter.
Boxset: Two short stories from London’s East End
Price: $1.24 USD. Words: 14,720. Language: British English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Two short stories from London’s East End; one a charming short story romance, the other a gritty Victorian tale from the Sunday Times best selling author, Carol Rivers.
When Timbers Start
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Originally published in THE NEW HAVEN REVIEW, this story features a young married couple who struggle through the rough landscape of Southern Illinois in the late 1950's. They argue over the purchase of a five-dollar-a-month Sears and Roebuck kitchen table, but it ends up saving lives.
The Potters of Halberton
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 100,420. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
This moving story explores how World War I affected not only men at the Front but also their loved ones at home, who were unable to understand what they were going through. The Potters of Halberton is a compelling tale of love and loss, jealousy and anger, magnanimity and denial as Edmund and Lilian are compelled to face uncomfortable truths in a world that is changing for ever.
There Is Eternal Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,930. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
“Why has it suddenly become dark?” Flavius asked his fifteen-year old servant, a Jewish teen from Caesarea Philippi. “I don’t know, Master,” the fifteen-year old Jewish boy answered Flavius. Flavius was still wearing his uniform as a Roman military officer. Flavius thought that the strange phenomenon – the sudden turning of light to darkness, from day to night, was just a momentary eclipse.
The Dead Possum Gang
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,000. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Rick Edwards’ young life is turned upside down when his dad returns from the war and the family move to Southern California and Rick discovers a cadre of friends. Confronted with new threats—nuclear holocaust, polio, a war in Korea—the boys unite as The Dead Possum Gang. When Diane moves in next door, she brings her flute, friendship, and danger in the form of her step-brother, Larry.
Kapitán Rum a jeho podivuhodné dobrodružstvá
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,370. Language: Slovak. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » General
Keď oxfordský profesor náhodou narazil na starý námorný kapitánsky denník, nevedomky objavil niečo, čo dnes mnohí učenci považujú za jedno z najväčších dobrodružstiev v námornej histórii. V roku 1821 sa kapitán Fintan McAdam vypravil na sólo plavbu z Londýna za dobrodružstvom. Počas jeho cesty objavil neuveriteľné nové svety a stretol mnohých úžasných obyvateľov.
A Murder on Pearl Street
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,350. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
That summer day in 1845, Cassidy Porter, the owner of gambling den, brothels, and illegal drinking establishments, whistled gaily, a man on top of the world. Until two bullets from a six barrel, pepper box revolver put a bloody end to him.
William Shakespeare’s "Henry VIII": A Retelling in Prose
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,350. Language: American English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "Henry VIII." People who read this retelling first will find the original play much easier to understand and read.
The Girl From Shepherd's Bush
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 92,160. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Death by hanging was abolished in 1965. (Just in time to save the Moor’s Murderers!) For Grace and her brother it was thirteen years too late.
Unquiet Spirits
Series: Roma Capta. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,270. Language: British English. Published: February 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In 41 BC an ancient ceremony is disrupted when the body of an unknown girl is found in a burned-out shrine. Is this an attempt to unseat Octavian, struggling to control the city? Or the violent climax to a family feud? Before the truth can be discovered civil war breaks out, and the political struggle comes to a head in a great siege before the crime is solved in a shocking conclusion.
Wilderness Giant Edition 3: Prairie Blood
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 88,250. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2017 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
American mountain man Nathaniel King's world is shattered when his young son disappears in the wilderness. The life he has struggled to build seems worthless. A desperate search is mounted to save Zach before he falls victim to untold perils. If the rugged pioneers are too late—and Zach hasn’t learned the skills he needs to survive—all the freedom on the frontier won’t save the boy.
Stranded in Paradise
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,930. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
In 1960, the seven survivors of a cruise ship disaster discover an uncharted island near the Bermuda triangle which its only two residents-in-exile, Adolf Hitler and Eva Braun, call home. One of the survivors, the ship’s German-born captain who is facing a jail sentence back in Florida, must choose between his loyalty to America or gaining riches in helping the ex-dictator develop the 4th Reich.
The Trail Where We Cried
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2017 by WDM Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A Cherokee maiden narrates her experiences on the Trail of Tears, of being torn from her home in Georgia in the spring of 1838 and force-marched to Tahlequah in the Indian Territory – which would later become the State of Oklahoma.
Bold Journey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,430. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2017 by Morris Publishing Australia. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
This modern fiction novella is dedicated to those who left their homeland to make a new home in Australia. The struggles and challenges the Agnelli family face are the struggles of every migrant family of the post-war years. The courage and determination of they have to adapt and succeed reflect the characteristics of migrants of that era, and many of those of today.
Hopeless Heart
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 68,460. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
When Georgiana discovers Will is marrying someone else she abandons everything and goes to live with her aunt. Desperate to keep Georgiana in his life, Will tries to persuade her to return only for a very determined suitor to stand in his way. As Georgiana's adventures put her in peril, can Will work out why he is so driven not to lose her? When he does, will it be too late to cancel his wedding?
Okinawa Moon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,370. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Four dissimilar airmen meet in Okinawa during the Korean War and become close friends. The free-living GIs mingle with a poor and bitter indigenous Okinawan population. One of the airmen falls in love and marries an Okinawan girl. He is subsequently beaten by three racist airmen. His friends are out for revenge.
Grandpa Tell Us A Story - Short Story 8
Series: Grandpa Tell Us. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
No Questions For Grandpa This Time? - Share in some local coal mining / railroad history followed by some paranormal activities.
Staymaker: The downfall of Thomas Kingsmill and the Hawkhurst Gang.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,090. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Two Brothers on either side of the law. Tom Kingsmill, a notorious gazetted smuggler, and Arthur, the Revenue man sworn to stop him. Set in 1740's England and based on the real events, this novel follows the Hawkhurst Gang as they rise from the ashes of the Battle of Goudhurst to their heyday when they ruled the South-east, with the revenue powerless to stop them.
A Michaelmas Wager
Price: Free! Words: 29,010. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
How much would you gamble for love? When a tipsy party joke becomes a wager on Rufus’ marriage, he knows he should said no. But Juliana, the unwitting and unknowing focus of the gamble, has more to her than meets the eye. Will it be possible for Rufus to charm the winning Juliana? Does he owe her the truth about his initial interest in her? And who will eventually win the Michaelmas wager?