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The Judas Effect: Book #2 Ship Bound by Joe C Combs 2nd
Series: The Judas Effect. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,810. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A young wealthy German playboy finds himself betrayed by family and friends alike. Broke and with no place to turn, he finds himself in the service of the Kaiser as a spy for Germany at one of the most dangerous times in history for a German spy. Caught spying on a British luxury liner on his first mission, he finds himself under arrest. Will he survive to old age or pay the price with his life?
Knowing Simone 4 by G McDougall
Series: Knowing Simone. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,980. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
It's the last years of the dictatorial 'Third Empire'. Patrice, a young anarchist on-the-run, meets a powerful women in a precarious situation. Patrice sets out to 'know' Simone, their unlikely alliance involving sex, perversity, intrigue and betrayal. A case of dynamite romance that rocks the Empire.
Predators of Key AXA by George Hodge
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,670. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » General
Gunpowder and the printing press transformed lifestyles in the olden days. US$500 million inward investment has forever changed Key AXA. Its innocence is destroyed; and, its society forever wrecked.
The Cowboy and the Rancher's Daughter Book 3 by Kari Mackenzie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2016 by One Jacked Monkey. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
While in town, Jake Talley stumbles onto a secret that could expose the man responsible for causing the rancher’s daughter so much grief. Determined to put an end to the bad luck plaguing the Fuller Ranch, he sets out to find answers. Will taking time away from his duties to investigate endanger the very woman he vows to protect? Alone on the ranch, Clara Fuller must face her greatest nightmare.
Daugher of Sparta: Chapter Three by Kristen LePine
Series: Daugher of Sparta. Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2016 by Kristen LePine. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Historic Heroines is pleased to release its first original fiction series: Daughter of Sparta by Kristen LePine. In Chapter Three, Gorgo, the daughter of King Cleomenes I, journeys through the Spartan village to meet her friend Phoebe, who is a priestess at the sanctuary of Artemis at Orthia.
The Cowboy and the Rancher's Daughter Book 2 by Kari Mackenzie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,650. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2016 by One Jacked Monkey. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Western
Clara Fuller has her hands full trying to keep her father’s ranch running. When cattle rustlers hit the county, they seem to be focused on her livestock. Her foreman, Jake Talley, and the sheriff think they have things under control when someone is shot. Jake is suspicious when a man is seriously injured while guarding the ranch. His curiosity leads him to clues and possibly a premature grave.
Louisiana Wind by Randy Willis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,810. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
“The best men I’ve known have been cowmen. There’s a code they live by—it’s their way of life. It starts with an abiding reverence for the Good Lord. They’re taught to honor and respect their parents and to share both blanket and bread. Their words are their bond, a handshake their contract. They’re good stewards of His creation, the land. They believe the words in His Book.
Jennie's American Short Stories by Jennie Ross
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,080. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Fiction » Historical » USA
These are just a few of my favorite stories of how our country started. The brave men and women in this book are only fraction of the American heroes who have given all of their energies to make America what it is today. I hope future generations will follow their examples.
Poezii romane by Ion Mihaiu
Price: $3.59 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: Romanian. Published: January 5, 2016 by EdDigitala. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Eastern European Poetry, Fiction » Historical » General
Volumul conţine 30 de poezii şi un gând final către cititor. Fiecare titlu am simţit nevoia să îl ilustrez. Imaginile întăresc şi completează, în viziunea mea, ceea ce am intenţionat să transmit prin versuri. Majoritatea poeziilor prezentate aici au fost aşternute într-un interval de timp relativ scurt, dar ele sunt rodul unei viziuni asupra lumii pe care mi-am format-o într-un timp îndelungat....
Boxing Day by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Historical » USA
Agents 32 and 33 have an interesting conversation with a man at a convenient store in east Charlotte on the day after Christmas, Another tale in the psecret psociety pshort pstory pseries. Approx. 1700 words.
5 Contos do Caiçara - Paranaguá, Lendas,Mistérios e Fantasia by renio ramos
Price: Free! Words: 6,020. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
O PRIMEIRO CONTO refere-se às lendas relacionadas à criação do litoral do Paraná, da baía de Paranaguá. - a Itacunhatã e Juracê, narra a historia de amor indígena da criação das rochas que formam o conjunto do morro do Cristo que contorna e dá forma a baía de Paranaguá. Falaremos ainda utópica terra de Prata e da desenfreada ganância pelo o ouro, além das histórias dos lendários Jesuítas.
Bloodlines by Robert Hill
Price: Free! Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
During the time of the Pharoahs of Egypt, the goddess Bastet is sent by Ra to prevent the murder of the expectant mother of the next Pharoah, but the future is clouded as to the identity of the killer. Bastet must discover who is to be the murderer, and thereby thwart the chaos certain to ensue should the future heir be kept from being born. But time is running out and disaster appears imminent.
Letter from a Desperate Father by Maron Anrow
Price: Free! Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 1 review)
An innocent man has been imprisoned. Hoping to see his son one last time, he composes a letter explaining the devastating event for which he's been blamed. LETTER FROM A DESPERATE FATHER is a chilling tale of grief and betrayal with supernatural elements.
Ulf of Leystoke by Peter Alan Orchard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,640. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A collection of short stories featuring Ulf, a farmer and part-time smith in the Anglo-Saxon village of Leystoke. Three of the stories have previously appeared singly, and the fourth, 'The Reckoning', is new for this collection.
The Descent by L.J. Hayward
Price: Free! Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Epic of Gilgamesh seen through the eyes of his sworn brother and companion, Enkidu, as he faces seven trials on the descent to eternity in the House of Dust.
Archaeology Kids Mystery of the Anasazi by Teresa Lampros
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Prehistory, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Join twins, Paul and Sylvia Martin as they discover a new archaeological site in the Southwestern United States. Follow along as they get to participate in the excavation of this Anasazi cultural site and see actual photos of the features and artifacts found.
A Duke's Bride. The Episodes. (Sweet Regency Duke & Bride Series). Episode 1. by AD James
Series: A Duke's Bride. The Episodes. Episode 1.. Price: Free! Words: 13,240. Language: British English. Published: December 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
EPISODE 1. *(Regency Romance Soap Opera). A duke buys a wedding cake for his wedding and meets his first love again. A British bake-off romance that revolves around the purchase of a wedding cake from Lydia's cake shop in York, England. Level 1: Sweet/Traditional. Available as a Regency Romance Novella.
La isla de Jan Mayen by Alexander Copperwhite
Price: Free! Words: 12,600. Language: Spanish. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Relato corto de ficción histórica mezclada con misterio y suspense. Ideal para leer durante trayectos cortos en el transporte público o entre lecturas de textos más largos. Un U-boat esquiva icebergs mientras se dirige al norte. Su misión es tan peligrosa y secreta, que nadie conoce su existencia. Ni siquiera el alto mando Alemán, porque en realidad... han desertado.
Civvies by Clive Gilson
Price: Free! Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Literature » War
August 1945. The last of the 56th Londoners are home from Germany and heading for a short leave before their final demob. Private Sydney Newt is returning home for the first time since 1940. He is 23 years old. The boy he left behind is long gone. The man knows nothing else but war.
Neanderthal Mythos by Feath Pym
Price: Free! Words: 14,420. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » Ancient(3.00 from 1 review)
What do you do when the Mist Spirits reach for you in the forest glades? How do young hunters learn to hunt? How do you stay out of trouble, to live another day? Where did The People come from? Were Neanderthals the knuckled dragging, hirsute, chest beating, embarrassing cousin of Humans or were they intelligent, forbearing survivalists? What does it take to live in a Neanderthal world?