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Uprising: Kinkaid in the West Indies
Series: Jonathan Kinkaid, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,510. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
In "Uprising: Kinkaid in the West Indies" Kinkaid is given command of his own ship, Swift, of sixteen guns. His assignment is threefold: to deliver a diplomat to the Dutch free port of St. Eustatia in the Caribbean, to assist a major of marines with a mysterious assignment and to investigate any pirate activity in the West Indies.
Independent Action: Kinkaid in the North Atlantic
Series: Jonathan Kinkaid, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,130. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Independent Action: Kinkaid in the North Atlantic, Volume 1 of the Jonathan Kinkaid series, introduces our hero as he serves as First Lieutenant aboard the American frigate Randolph of 32 guns, tasked with orders to undertake "independent action" in the frigid waters of the North Atlantic against a mighty British convoy. An exciting, old-fashioned, high seas adventure.
Blessings From A Tree
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,500. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
As Jenny Macrae returns to the farmhouse from a secret rendezvous she suddenly realizes the kerchief with her name embroidered upon it is missing. If the lost article is found by the slave catcher it will certainly expose her secret, revealing her crime. It will also bring to light her family’s differing beliefs in slavery, further dividing the close-knit family as the calls for war grow louder.
Boats Against the Current
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,740. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Set in the riotous 60s, published by Little Brown in '87, a novel of a people's governor and a Southern reporter still resonates with the moral choices strong people face. "... A powerful, intriguing tale of the South in its recent time of troubles. Master storyteller that he is, Mr. Logue weaves a narrative of newspapering, politics, and violence that crackles with suspense...." --Willie Morris
Raven Woman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,880. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Historical
In ancient Alaska, before it was known to anyone but the Inuit people, a child Umiak is the only survivor of a starving clan who ventured too far onto dangerous, unknown waters to find food. Washed ashore with nothing but her raven-feather talisman, she is discovered by strangers, taken to their village, and forced to serve the elderly shaman...
Ticket To Oregon "A Three Generational Saga"
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,820. Language: American English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
During a lifetime as saloonkeeper in Cordell, Oregon, Owen Ticket has just about seen and heard it all. When a visiting author wanders in and challenges him to a storytelling duel, Ticket opens the tap and draws forth a pitcher full of laughter and tears as he introduces his listener to a century’s worth Ticket’s patrons, garnishing them with his own perceptive insights into the human condition.
Sunken Dreams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,970. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
They thought they survived the impossible but now came the hardest part, living.
The Remington 1858 Diary
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,670. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
12 years after his family is murdered by civil war deserters, James Lee Cutler seeks a justice long denied. Though it occurred during that war, the military would not get involved in a "civil matter", and the civilian authorities seemed unwilling to do anything about it.
Klaw
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,090. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014 by James Reasoner. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A legendary action writer returns with a novel of brutal violence and bloody revenge! John Klawson has a promising future as a gunsmith in the town of Great Ford, Colorado until he makes the mistake of challenging an insidious criminal conspiracy. Maimed, gutshot, and left for dead, Klawson survives against all the odds and becomes the infamous outlaw, gunfighter, and avenger known only as Klaw.
That Summer in Normandy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,030. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Nelly Spencer, an animal rescuer in northern France, investigates an isolated farm in Normandy, where she discovers an Allied jeep from the D-Day invasion. An elderly farm lady, Louise, recounts the story of an injured Canadian soldier she hid in the summer of 1944, and his love for a nurse who risked betrayal. Louise's revelations confront Nelly with the uncertainty surrounding her own childhood.
The Shining City
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,230. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Set in 10th century Spain, in the time of the Moorish occupation, this is a story of love and honour. Qasim has a secret that only his wife knows. But when his youngest son falls in love with the Caliph’s concubine, he sets off a train of unimaginable consequences and puts all his family in danger. Qasim’s secret past is about to be revealed and all he has worked for destroyed.
The Trustees
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,980. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Follow the account of the discovery and execution of a Will drawn up in South Africa in 1901, discovered in Western Australia in 1960 with designated partner in Scottish legal practice tasked as Executor.)
Sisters of War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,790. Language: Australian English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A tale set in wartime Austria, of five women living under the ever-watchful eye of the Third Reich. To Australian Elise, world war two felt surreal, like a vague childhood memory. But sitting at the bedside of her critically ill mother-in-law, she was about to learn the harsh reality of what had happened during those dark times, from the lips of someone born in one of the darkest of dark places...
When Dreams Touch (Literary Fiction, Historical)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 113,310. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014 by SDP Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
Often in startling contrast, the women portrayed in When Dreams Touch are united through mutual understanding and respect. With courage and perseverance, they confront the broader injustices of the world they live in and create a legacy of enduring hope.
A Rose for Lancaster
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,110. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A York woman and a Lancaster man are forced into a marriage contract to please King Henry VII. Blanche Langley is swept into King Henry's ambitious maneuvers to secure the throne. Tensions flare as a plot to overthrow the king is discovered. As the York forces gather to make one last effort to win the throne, will Blanche betray her king and her husband?
The Arm of God
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,130. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
A Novel Set in the Days of Samson - Israelite warrior Eri ben Helek prays for a Deliverer, a champion to throw off the oppressive yoke of the Philistine empire. God sends him a lusty, undisciplined boy named Samson who thrusts the tiny village of Zorah into an epic underdog battle for their very existence.
Once Upon a Sixgun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,330. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
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The Wild West and Fairy Tale Land… Two places where anything is possible! From penny dreadfuls turning Billy the Kid into a hero to stories of Big Bad Wolves eating Grandmothers. Pro Se Productions asks the question…what if that fictional land of creatures and beasties and that very real time in American history were one and the same place?
Arkansas Trail
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,790. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Sequel to Leatherman. Book 2 in series Leatherman and Buckskin continue their bounty hunting in Arkansas. Leatherman is gravely wounded. They help Okala clean up Benton County Arkansas. They also deliver a gold shipment safely to its destination while against a cutthroat gang. They both cement their future in the Missouri Arkansas region.
King Arthur: The Demon of Lleuenydd
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,540. Language: American English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Science fiction » General
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I am having my priest, Badwyn, write this down so at least he is of some use to the war-band. I am sorely wounded, and I doubt I will ever be myself again. Without the efforts of my physician I should have died weeks ago. I fear that might not be enough, though. The younger men are restless and if I don't recover soon there may be no saving us. -King Arthur's log
The Liberty Flower
Price: Free! Words: 97,100. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014 by Newcastlewest Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Sarah Mahon has found success as a spy for the partisan militia, until Jack Ashford comes ashore. She leans that the enemy cannot be judged by the color of his coat because a man can change his colors, a notion her father denies. A sabotaged courtship ends with a rash act of rebellion and a face-saving marriage, but the war is not over and Jack is determined to win Sarah at any cost.