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Runaway Slave
By Richard Puz
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 4. Price: Free! Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Tobacco plantation owner Alvin Tolle is confronted with a split-second decision that will affect the rest of his life. All of my books are drawn from the American frontier in the 1800s. This story is about one man at the forefront of dealing with racism and slavery in North Carolina. Runaway is a snippet from my hard copy novel "The Carolinian," available at Amazon.
Sourdough Wind Mine
By Richard Puz
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 10. Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Thieves steal gold ore and come face to face with the “enforcer.” Deep underground in the mine, the encounter plays out among flying bullets in the darkness.
Canyon of Death
By Richard Puz
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 9. Price: Free! Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
On the American Frontier in the 1800s, the greatest loss of life on the Oregon Trail was not from Indians, accidents, or weather. The biggest danger was unexpected, silent, and deadly. Josiah and his party come across a large herd of cattle on its way to the California gold fields with drovers that are dying or dead. Read Puz's latest novel, Bride by Mail.
Gem of the Sea
By Azure Avians
Series: Amazons. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Bluetrix Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The two strangers claim to be looking for a goldsmith. What they want is someone to murder and blame for the theft they committed.
Amazon Prince
By Azure Avians
Series: Amazons. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Bluetrix Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Meeting his new wife's family is one thing. Winning over the queen of a land where men have no legal standing whatsoever increases the challenge. Can he make a place in a culture that doesn't even have a word for 'husband'?
Lithgow
By Chris Craig
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,840. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Lithgow: an Australian historical novel telling the story of nineteenth century free settlers. The book follows a Scots family swept up by tides of change, struggling in a world forged in battle at Waterloo. Victims of social and economic turmoil in the old world, they seek a future in the new, but the same evils have followed them around the globe.
Crafty Corsair
By Jess Barry
Series: The Lady Pirates · Pirates: Abigail. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Bluetrix Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Outsmarting a lone lawman is one thing. Making an entire clipper disappear is very much another. But the captain's daughter is every bit as smart as she is determined.
Pro Luce Habere (To Have Before the Light) Volume II
By Krisi Keley
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,520. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
After an earth-shattering revelation, vampire Valéry seeks a new world, free of the Old World's pain. Trapped in the darkness he can't escape, his attempt to determine who really is the monster further leads to him becoming one whose greatest deception is the lie he tells himself. Until the illusion is shattered to behold an enigmatic mortal girl. Volume 2 of 2.
Sense of Menace
By Rigel Ailur
Series: The Lady Pirates. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011 by Bluetrix Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
They prowl the river and prey on hapless travelers with far more riches than common sense. In particular, they relish stealing from the tyrannical king. When the son of their enemy warns them they're in danger, the crew must decide if he's sincere--or part of a trap.
Dragon Empress of the Sea
By Rigel Ailur
Series: The Lady Pirates. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011 by Bluetrix Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
When the leader of a pirate fleet is challenged by a prince no longer willing to pay tribute, she needs to decide how much she'll risk to bring him back in line.
Race for the Gold Lion
By Azure Avians
Series: The Lady Pirates · Amazons. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011 by Bluetrix Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Ancient Amazons, and pirates as well! Theolonia and her crew live outside all the laws of the land.
Maria da Luz, a magia da rádio
By clementina relvas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,010. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A história de uma cantora da rádio.Uma viagem pelo mundo da telefonia mas também por Portugal e Angola dos anos 40 aos anos 80 .
Saints and Soldiers
By Jeffrey Scott
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 81,070. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Trapped behind enemy lines with crucial information about Hitler's plan to win the war leads Captain Winley on a military and personal adventure, one that will change his life. Follow him and a group of POWs through the true events of the Malmedy Massacre and Battle of the Bulge as he delivers this vital information.
Carrasco's Gold
By G. Allen Clark
Series: Vince Roberts, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 143,330. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Read the book that is liable to launch a treasure hunt. Vince Roberts, a 21st century Colorado bound hitchhiker becomes embroiled in the history of a 17th century treasure,18th century Gold Doubloons and the 19th century Civil War treasure that starts his journey to hell. This historical fiction asks questions of previous assumptions
Song of the Ancient Horseman
By Ned Johnson
Price: Free! Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This story is a brief memoir on the life of a 100-year-old Indian whose lifetime encompassed the birth of the transcontinental railroad and man’s first steps on the Moon. Of course, he had his own unique perspective on the whole century. And quite a perspective it was.
Caledonii: Birth of a Nation. (Part Two; The Druid's Plan.)
By Ian Hall
Series: Caledonii: Birth of a Nation, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,740. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is Part Two of the Caledonii series. 74 AD. The Druids’ attempt to unite the clans against the oncoming Roman threat has failed. Having hatched a plot to unite the clans anyway, Calach, is called to meet with Kheltine, the Archdruid of the Norlands. Taken out of Caledonii lands for the first time in his life, Calach is in unchartered territory in more ways than one. Many surprises await.
Long Way Home
By Caroline Clemmons
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,050. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Parmelia Bailey has been charged with protecting her family and that of her brother's fiance until the Civil War is over and the men return home. In the meantime, Yankees have taken over her Georgia hometown. And then Darrick McDonald, the man who promised to return to her, shows up but he's wearing a Yankee uniform.
Happy Is The Bride
By Caroline Clemmons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,860. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
New cover, sweet romantic comedy Beth Pendleton is tired of the gossip her three failed engagements--each arranged by her pompous father--have created. Mason Whittaker never believed he’d be able to marry her. Her proposal astonished and pleased him. But wait...did she mention love? Murphy’s Law is working overtime as Beth and Mason battle outside forces to create their happily ever after.
Book of James
By Mars Cronin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,010. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
The life and teachings of Jesus as told to us by his brother James.
Eden Found
By Mars Cronin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,020. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Investigative reporter Lenny Cronin endures a roller coaster ride of adventures as he follows an assignment in the Middle East and becomes closely involved with the terrorists who are holding a dozen American hostages, including Bruce and Roxanne, the archeologists exploring Dead Sea caves for the scrolls left there thousands of years ago. Troubles intensify upon Lenny's return to Boston.