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So Long, Vietnam
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,460. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
What if a group of infantry soldiers on the verge of invading Cambodia refused to fight? With luck, humor, and determination three young Americans, one black and two white, lead their fellow GIs towards a peace that had eluded America in Vietnam.
Misty Blue 5: Down and Dirty
Series: Misty Blue, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,930. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Misty Blue, the famed Mountain Man makes his way north across the border into the newly formed Dominion of Canada. He has a special mission to fulfill and as a man of his word he intends to see the deed done whatever the cost. The intended delivery is to lead him into more danger than the hardened Mountain Man has a right to expect. It’ll be a long bloody haul before that parcel gets delivered.
Little Lies, Big Consequences
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,750. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » USA
This story centers on lies which are about substantial events and have significant consequences. Very broad sweep, spanning a period of several years, these characters wrestle with honor and duty at the time of Napoleon. The author renders a fast paced story about how lies (and everything else) have many unintended consequences, many of which cannot be undone.
To Tempt an Earl
Series: Greenford Waters Legacy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,980. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014 by Blue Tulip Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Tempting an Earl is not for the faint of heart. Thank heavens Bethanny is anything but faint! Now, honest, perhaps--too honest, but never faint! After all, why flirt when you can tempt? And why the devil would a woman choose to swoon when she could be kissed? Of course, she'd never try something so...honest, yes that was the word, honest on anyone but Lord Graham. He's the only one she wants.
Hometown News
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 78,170. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Historical » USA
The local newspaper has been central to the identity and life of American cities large and small, but few readers know what goes on inside its newsroom. Hometown News takes you behind the scenes as a new generation brings vision to a mid-American industrial city. But more and more, this hardworking team battles the bottom line more than the deadlines. Who will win in the end?
Blue Moon for Bombers: A Story of Love, War and Spirit
Series: Three Novellas, #2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,450. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A novella set in England 2007, with flashbacks to the 1940s, written by a former medical doctor. The story of a man coming to terms with his wartime trauma as he nears the end of life is interwoven with a modern-day romance. This is the second book in Jennifer Barraclough's trilogy of 'Three Novellas', available separately or as a box set.
Oliver Twist - After the Edit
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 175,770. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Essay » Literature
Dickens's original story contains 26 Incredible Coincidences, 21 Unanswered Questions, and 5 Plain Impossibilities. "Oliver Twist - After the Edit" sticks as close to the original as possible while getting rid of them all. It is both a serious piece of literary criticism and an even more enjoyable story. Includes the sort of critical notes a modern editor would make on the original ms today.
Saving Eddie
Series: One Of Books · Historical Fiction · My Personal Favorites · Truly Unique Books. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,540. Language: American English. Published: August 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
This is a fictionalized paranormal retelling of celebrated author Edgar Allan Poe's life using imaginary journals/diaries of his real-life brother, Henry Poe and a female admirer that follows his activities mostly from afar. Can Edgar's ghostly brother use his one chance to save his brother's life? Or will the author's otherworldly gifts to see heaven, hell, and the world of Ideals be his undoing?
Radio
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 750. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Flash Fiction about a man's remorse over a friend's death.
Alabama Days
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 139,650. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Alabama Days by James Eckardt, cover design by Colin Cotterill A few weeks after the 1965 Selma March, four teenage Catholic seminarians from Long Island arrive in Birmingham, Alabama, to work for Father Edmund Fraser in a door-to-door voter registration campaign. Nights, they return to the same black neighborhoods to play guitars and lead crowds in singing freedom songs.
The Battle Of Manila Bay
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,250. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Spanish Armada has allowed the Spaniards to maintain their powerful grip on the areas they have conquered. The American Asiatic Squadron aims to break that grip and bring freedom to the inhabitants of the Spanish colonies. Explore the battle which paved the way for a new era. "The Battle Of Manila Bay" is the latest novel from the pen of Norbert Mercado, author of "The Children of Mars".
Lady Olivia's Undoing (The Reluctant Grooms Series Volume VI)
Series: The Reluctant Grooms. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,340. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Lady Olivia, Duchess of Caymore, is one of the most powerful women in London. Since the death of her husband a decade earlier, Olivia has kept a secret from Society. One, that if discovered, would ruin her. At the Boxing Day Ball, a malicious trick uncovers Olivia’s skeleton. Humiliated, she flees Society – disgraced. Enquiries to her whereabouts turn up nothing. Lady Olivia has disappeared.
Swept Away
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,120. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In 1889, Johnstown, PA is a grimy steel town with no escape. For Samuel Wulff, the only beacon is Abigail, the socialite he meets to steal kisses and more! But a threat worse than their secret lurks in the valley - an aging dam upriver, holding back the swollen waters of Lake Conemaugh. When torrential rains pour down, it is only a matter of time before the dam fails and they are all Swept Away
Firebrands
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,860. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Shannon’s one and only dream is to live in Chicago. Now she finally has her chance, tutoring the young brother of the wealthy and handsome Nathanial Collins. But a terrible fate intercedes in a burgeoning romance with her new employer. For it will be a hot time in the old town tonight. It is 1871, and the Great Chicago Fire will burn, the winds will blow, and only the Firebrands survive.
Smokey Bear: The Cub Who Left His Pawprints on History
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 156,820. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists
This is the first novel written about the real bear cub who survived a forest fire high in the New Mexican mountains to become the living representative of his namesake, the icon Smokey Bear, famous for preserving wildlife and wilderness.
Piccadilly Doubles 1: The Spirit Horses and The Scalp Hunter
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 65,680. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Piccadilly. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Lou Cameron’s acclaimed WWA Spur Award-winning western, The Spirit Horses, based on true events in the Old West is finally available in ebook, as part of the new series of ‘Piccadilly Doubles’. The Scalp Hunter is a bonus story written by Robert E Howard, well-known for creating Conan the Barbarian.
Hidden Truth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,010. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Jacob Rawlings, retired magistrate, fisherman and master story teller, transports his daughter and grandchildren to his days of working on smacks in the 1860s, fishing boats trawling the perilous and unpredictable sea.
Hart the Regulator 6: Ride the Wide Country
Series: A Hart the Regulator Western, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,020. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Piccadilly. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The Regulator is Wes Hart, ex-Texas Ranger, ex-rider with Billy the Kid. The train had a very special cargo as far as the Regulator was concerned. His lady and her two young kids were aboard. Then the desperadoes came. Lead flies like a red-hot hailstorm and one of the victims is one of those kids. Hart has a vengeance run on his his hands now. Those killers will pay in blood and he will collect.
Herne the Hunter 9: Massacre!
Series: Herne the Hunter, Book 9. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,370. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Piccadilly. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Hunting down his quarry in Kansas brought back memories Jed Herne had kept locked away for more than twenty years. He’d been a young boy, full of gall, with his friend Whitey Coburn. He had rode alongside the Younger and James brothers as part of Quantrill’s Raiders through Missouri and Kansas. They’d killed around a thousand folks. Now he had the chance to exoricse the bad memories ...
Gaylord's Badge
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,350. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Piccadilly. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Sheriff Frank Gaylord truly believed he’d done a good job in Colter County. There was talk behind his back - how he was secretly on the payroll of the Chain Ranch, of how he favored the large cattle barons over the small ranchers.Gaylord had always been an honest lawman, but when wealth, power and a beautiful woman are dangled in front of him, it looks like his badge is about to be bought.