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Bridge Across The Years by Dawn Pitts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,560. Language: Australian English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Doctor Ambrose Whittiker, a descendant of the first settlers, who landed on Cockburn Sound in 1833, takes his wife, Sarah and son, Ambrose junior (AJ) from Fremantle, to live in Dwellingup a small settlement on the edge of the Darling Range to care for the families of mill workers who cut timber for export all over the world. Many families in Australia and overseas are shattered because of war.
Pretty Maids All In A Row by Toni Maguire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,550. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Best selling author, Toni Maguire turns her hand to fiction, and the result is a powerful novel set in Victorian England. Agnes, a talented and natural young artist from Saltburn, goes to London to find her sister, whom she believes has been taken into service in a wealthy household. Instead of joining her sister, she finds herself in the dark world of Mary Jefferies, the infamous brothel madame.
Sou Fruto da terra by aldivan teixeira torres, Sr
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 24,150. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
Sou fruto da terra é um resgate ás nossas origens,uma cultura esquecida pela grande maioria.Entrando num universo mágico,vamos descobrir o porquê de alguns fatos históricos e a realidade atual dos tupiniquins. É um livro que inspira uma reflexão e uma tomada de decisão em frente ao universo contraditório de nossa sociedade.Eu desejo a todos uma boa leitura
The Deep Enders by Dave Reardon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,500. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
His life destroyed by the attack on Pearl Harbor, a troubled teen is sent to the supposed safety of Australia - only to be dragged into a murder-mystery with a beautiful Japanese girl and a cheeky Aboriginal prankster. As racist rich kids, gangsters and spy-hunters close in, the trio is suddenly swept into the thick of WWII in this action-packed YA historical fiction.
Southern Cross Rising by Sharyn Bradford Lunn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016 by thewordverve inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » General
In this the fifth book of the Southern Skyes series, the era is ripe for historic battles, during a time spanning the Boer Wars, Australian federation, women’s suffrage, and World War I. Among those warriors for progress are members of the Skye and McCabe families, not just on the battlefield, but in their homes and communities as well.
Love's Prisoner (Love's Travels: Australia) by Laura Stapleton
Series: Love's Travels, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,320. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical
From the smash hit anthology, Love's Prelude, Love's Prisoner is now its own book! Same love story, same sweet romance. Lachlan Sinclair didn't let transportation to Australia's prisons destroy his soul. He worked hard to build a new life in hopes his wife and children would join him.
Madame Presidentess by Nicole Evelina
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,360. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Forty-eight years before women were granted the right to vote, one woman dared to run for President of the United States, yet her name has been virtually written out of the history books. This is the story of Victoria Woodhull, a woman ahead of her time, who dared to speak out and challenge the conventions of post-Civil War America, setting a precedent still followed by female politicians today.
At the Fringes of Society: A Boston Family's Survival in 1900 Halifax, Nova Scotia by Evelyn Dreiling
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,080. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
When a Boston society woman marries a two-faced scoundrel who threatens her life, she and her family must escape to Halifax, Nova Scotia and must make a new life for themselves. Accustomed to upper class society, they must survive although completely cut off from family in Boston. They face the First World War, the 1917 Halifax Explosion and the rigors of life in reduced circumstances.
Desired by a Lord (Regency Unlaced 5) by Carole Mortimer
Series: Regency Unlaced. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,990. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Desired by a Lord is the story of a case of mistaken identity, hidden secrets, and desire that rages out of control every time the hero and heroine are alone together. All of which threatens to throw the two of them into a maelstrom of scandal. Can two people, who seem to be such opposites, find more in common than their desire for each other, and save Emily from her blackmailer?
Avenging Steel: The First Collection by Ian Hall
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,890. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
October 1940... German troops march triumphantly along the streets of Edinburgh. James Baird, a 20 year old student at Edinburgh University, is ashamed he has done nothing in the defense of his country. Behind him the high ramparts of Edinburgh Castle are festooned with garish red swastika banners. He has to do something... Avenging Steel: The First Collection is the first 3 novellas in the series
Avenging Steel 3: The Final Solution by Ian Hall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,360. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
May 1941; German troops have taken over Britain. The King, Churchill and all troops have retreated to Canada; the only fighting front is North Africa. James Baird, a student in Edinburgh University, is recruited by the S.O.E. Against the Nazi jackboot, James fights in the streets of Edinburgh, and in the countryside of Scotland. Avenging Steel... a brand new Alternative History WW2 Series.
A New Beginning by Dawn Pitts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,100. Language: Australian English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Book Two of the series relating the Everett and Murphy families, draws the reader into the sometimes complicated everyday lives of the early settlers in the state of Western Australia and the love, drama, and heartache that beset most families of the era. This book covers the years from 1896 to 1900 and the birth of a new nation. How do the years unfold for them and the new nation?
DRIVEN TO RAGE by Carol Anita Sheldon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,370. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In this mystery of a family divided we see brother set against brother, and wife against husband. It's Michigan's Copper Country, in the early 1900s. Why does one of the brothers disappear for so long, and where does he go? There's a deliberate explosion in the mine. Will Sheriff Foster discover who caused it? We meet two strong women from different worlds who foment the 1913 strike.
William Shakespeare’s "Coriolanus": A Retelling in Prose by David Bruce
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,330. Language: American English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This is an easy-to-read version of William Shakespeare's tragedy "Coriolanus." People who read this retelling first will find Shakespeare's play easier to read and understand.
The Likes of Me by Randall Platt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,650. Language: American English. Published: July 19, 2016 and represented by Andy Ross Agency. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Cordelia Lu Hankins is half Caucasian, half Chinese - and all albino. Then in the summer of 1918, when she is fourteen, she meets the dashing Squirl and Cordy falls desperately in love with him. But her father forbids her to go near Squirl. Cordy runs away with him and begins an adventure that takes her to the sideshows of Seattle’s Luna Park, where her unusual looks bring her fame.
Jeremy's War by Francis Meyrick
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 130,040. Language: British English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In the heat of World War One aerial dogfighting, a young man is forced to rapidly learn survival skills. Surrounded by brutal reality and the incessant onslaught of Man's inhumanity, he explores the hidden corners of his psyche. From war to struggling spirituality, and from romance to betrayal, he is tested to the absolute breaking point.
EL Joven Hitler 5 (La Segunda Guerra Mundial, Año 1939) by Javier Cosnava
Series: EL JOVEN HITLER. Price: Free! Words: 76,430. Language: Spanish. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Terminada la saga de El Joven Hitler quería que mis lectores tuvieran la oportunidad de conocer la saga que sigue, la de la Segunda Guerra Mundial Una novela corta de unas 250 páginas con el primer año de la guerra, que equivaldría a una cuarta parte del primer libro de la saga de La Segunda Guerra Mundial, a la venta en tu plataforma de ebooks habitual
The Unexpected Ally by Sarah Woodbury
Series: The Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,870. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
March 1147. Assassination, espionage, betrayal. King Owain has ridden east to confront King Madog of Powys with the attempt on the life of his son. Rhys, now abbot of St. Kentigern’s monastery, is desperate to broker a deal. When the body of a royal spy is found, it is up to Gareth and Gwen to find the killer before the wrong man is hanged—and a country lost.
Spanish Eyes by Lee Bishop
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,070. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016 by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The saga of James Barringer/Ricardo Montoya continues as one man with two names carries on his battles with Apaches and outlaws on both sides of the international border between Mexico and the Arizona Territory.
Ανδρέας Καρκαβίτσας, Η Λυγερή by Johnny Ka
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,850. Language: Greek. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Η υπόθεση του έργου αναφέρεται στον έρωτα της Ανθής, της λυγερής του χωριού, με τον όμορφο καρολόγο Γιώργη Βρανά. Ο πατέρας της, όμως, είναι αποφασισμένος να την παντρέψει με τον μεσόκοπο και άσχημο βοηθό του στο μπακάλικο, το Νικολό Πικόπουλο, επειδή θαυμάζει τις εμπορικές του ικανότητες και τα χρήματα που κερδίζει.