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Secrets of the Dead
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,760. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016 by Y&R Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » General
Ambrose Lincoln is one of the government’s prized operatives, a trained assassin, a man whose past is continually erased by mind control tactics and shock treatments. His days have no meaning. He no longer fears death. As far as he is concerned, a man without a memory is a man who’s already dead...
Jane the Authoress: When Jane Austen lived her stories
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 79,080. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Jane's life is a gothic horror like Susan's.
What Remains of the Fair Simonetta
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,580. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Anastasia (Stacia) Uqualla has been dead for eleven years, residing as a spirit in the Italian Church of Ognissanti, when she suddenly awakens in the body of the renowned Renaissance beauty, Simonetta Vespucci.
The Night Watch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A series of atrocious murders have the country up in arms. The killer strikes women in the slums at the dead of night, cutting their throats before they can cry out. A committee of tradesmen, fearing for their very livelihoods, set up a night watch to patrol the streets where the bodies have been found...
The Armorer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,660. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
In a time of conflict, when nobles are creating a feudal system where they have the power of life and death over their subjects, war is again about to bring the armorer Gist profit. Unexpectedly, Gist is given a divine mission to improve the life of the common people. Thus starts the adventure of Gist who, through great feats of arms, rises above his common birth.
Over the Course of a Lifetime
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,660. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
The historical fiction novel was written before same sex union became federally recognized in the USA, giving a riveting account of what life was like before the LGBTQ community had the same civil rights as other citizens - with a twist - in this story, only 10% of the population is heterosexual.
Blitz PAMs
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 78,930. Language: British English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
“Blitz Pams tells with astonishing vividness and compelling verve a story from a forgotten world – a North Eastern town during the Blitz. John Orton makes this lost world real again. Through the voice of the narrator, he succeeds in recreating the life and struggles of young people in conditions where they could feel they were making a difference." John Gray
Mulberry Bend, Aisling's Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,820. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
On the eve of the Battle of Gettysburg, as Northern and Southern military troops are gathering, Aisling O’Quinn musters the courage to escape the dreadful farm where she lives. Can Aisling overcome the influence of her disastrous past? Is she strong enough to take control of the drastic changes and unfortunate circumstances she is about to face? Will her unresolved memories cripple her?
Tales In Time IV
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 19,810. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Time travel? Extraterrestrial visitors? Is it possible? What happens when ordinary folks in ordinary towns become accidentally involved, and then try to get back home? The fourth in a series. Good readers eight years of age and up.
Real Treasures
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,690. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2016 by WoolysWagon ePublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Barbara promised her father to keep Brewster Family Dry Cleaner open. She says it is her ‘calling’, but it has become her obsession–and not the only one. Written from the viewpoint of Maggie, nine years old and big sister to Sophie, seven, life in a decaying Ohio downtown springs to life in all its wonder and harsh reality. Will Barbara realize the treasure right in front of her?
Αργύρης Εφταλιώτης, Οι Φυλλάδες του Γεροδήμου
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,960. Language: Greek. Published: November 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Ο Εφταλιώτης συνέγραψε τις «Φυλλάδες του Γεροδήμου» (1897) ως ένα ιστορικό ανάγνωσμα για παιδιά, αλλά η διάρθρωση και το περιεχόμενό τους τις καθιστά πιο προσιτές στους μεγάλους. Οι «Φυλλάδες» αυτές προαναγγέλλουν κατά κάποιο τρόπο το επόμενο έργο του, την «Ιστορία της Ρωμιοσύνης» (1901), με ευρύτερους στόχους και προοπτικές, που δεν ολοκληρώθηκε ποτέ.
Return to High Grade
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,190. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
The year is 1872, and there’s talk of building the railroad across the mountains of Colorado. Life has settled into a routine for Sheriff Ben Jones, but soon crime, terror, and political ambitions disrupt the sleepy town of High Grade. Friendships and loyalties are tested when the sheriff seeks help from the community. Will Ben and Molly endure their life’s many new challenges?
The Velvet Slipper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,530. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
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After a personal loss, Penelope Waters discovers a local mystery in the south of Western Australia: the death of both Jocelyn Bradshaw and her husband, Edward, on the same dark night, many years before. Together with Charles Bradshaw, a young local farmer, she must dig through the layers of time to uncover the truth behind the tragedy while also finding the courage to face her own demons
Deep Beauty
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,600. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Following the precedent of society, Adaline Norbert innocently enticed a man to procure the craving of the beginning of the perfect life that she longed to have, only to be chastised as a taunt. The episodic consequence left her marred and alone, believing she would never be wanted by any man...
The Lambs of War
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,170. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
This is a story of a husband and wife, living in Nazi Germany, 1943. They are ordered to Ravensbruck Labor Camp. Isaac’s boss tries to keep the couple together hoping that they will at least not be separated. A murder of jealousy is committed. Isaac devises an escape plan. The second part of the tale is the many adventures, close calls, and accounts of how the couple avoided being recaptured.
Charlotte and the Twelve: A Steele Secrets Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,010. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
A teen with a secret. A decades-old murder. Their past could change her future. If you like richly researched history, inspiring characters, and sensitive explorations of our cultural past, then you’ll love the second book of the Steele Secrets series from Andi Cumbo-Floyd.
Emmy Nation: Undercover Suffragette
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,910. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Struggling to support herself as a typist in 1913 London, Emmy accepts a better-paid opportunity to serve Scotland Yard as an undercover suffragette—but at what cost?
War and Cold War
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,270. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
The book is about a military family during WWII through the Cold War. Their background and history touches the highlights of WWII, then winnows its history down to that of the Cold War and an over-flight. One recognizes and develops a metaphor with the Rime of the Ancient Mariner, a lyrical ballad or poem that captures both the exaltation and the misery of their lives.
Raptor Civil War Voyage of a Clipper Ship
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,480. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
It is October 10th 1860 two young men find themselves on a Louisiana levee in the middle of the night cold, destitute, and the sole survivors of a steamboat explosion. It is just the first in a series of events that will forever change their lives and propel them on a voyage of adventure, romance, mutiny, and treasure.
Take a Chance
Price: Free! Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Each flash fiction and short story in TAKE A CHANCE involves characters having to face their issues both physically and mentally. So, either of them can survive to tell a tale of both action and adventure.