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A Tale of Two Towns: Politics of Eponyms
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,870. Language: British English. Published: February 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Venkat assumes the role of an iconoclast and the responsibility for smashing the status quo. He goes about raising the war flag for Noolur’s generic independence and for liberating the nooluri eponym from the clutches of patturi. Venkat’s contagious war cries force Noolur and Pattur into ugly confrontational situations. Where and how do they end? What was the outcome of the face-offs? Did Venkat
How Many Angels
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Theodore Smith likes people to call him Dore. A strong but simple man, with simple pleasures. Snoopy comics. Bits of licorice dipped in chocolate. But the simplest man can foil the cleverest crime. And all because of Dore’s favorite candy. “How Many Angels” – a fascinating historical mystery. Set in San Francisco during 1962, this short story also touches on a crime that no longer exists.
Hong Kong, What If...?
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 19,200. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Fiction » Historical » General
If just one or two small things had differed, prior to the 1997 hand-over to China, Hong Kong would likely still be a British colony. The book is divvied into three sections: #1. History of HK from 17th century. #2. History of the actual hand-over, and #3. Fictitious account of how things could have differed if Britain's 'Iron Lady' hadn't acted like pewter, and instead stood up to the Chinese.
Ned's Choice: A Shenandoah Neighbors Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,240. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Western
Ned Heizer has fixed a big mistake in his life and now is going after the girl he wants to marry. She's a Mississippi Mormon traveling by wagon to the Great Salt Lake Valley. He's a Virginian who fought for the North. Is his hope of happiness worth taking on huge obstacles? *Mormon religious beliefs are a large part of this story*
Clan Season 3: Episode 9 - Calum's Duty
Series: Clan - Season 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,450. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Clan: Season 3, Episode 9. Calum’s Duty Baroness York is not used to being given orders, but when the King's agent hands her a document and tells her to deliver it to Calum Maclean, she knows she must obey. The young conscripts are marching to London to be trained to die as the first into battle. The document will make sure they never arrive.
Liberty: An Electric Eclectic Book
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2018 by Metamorph Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
The reign of Hatshepsut, the first female Pharaoh in Egyptian history, is threatened by the actions of her stepson, Prince Thutmosis. But Hatshepsut's daughter, Neferure, takes matters into her own hands to ensure the path of destiny her mother began.
Davenport House Prequel: Debutante
Series: Davenport House, Book 0. Price: Free! Words: 18,380. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Mary Davenport endures the drama leading up to her debutante ball in the family's mansion. In a shantytown hours away, a young girl named Abigail is suspended from school while her family faces hunger and homelessness. A special connection is shared between the two girls who have never met.
Broken: A Shenandoah Neighbors Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,700. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Rida Owen didn't know her husband would be a womanizing wife-beater, and hides the situation from her in-laws. Then a former neighbor visits and reveals his own secret. A Shenandoah Neighbors story that illuminates a dark corner of the Owen Family universe while offering hope.
The Name of Falyn Sweeney
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
One girl, the scion of generations, the last of a bloodline, so alone she doesn't even have a name. Another girl, disinherited for her beliefs but clinging tightly to her hope of a new life in a new land. And a hunter, determined to end a bloodline.
Abagail The White Indian Maiden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: American English. Published: January 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When the United States was in formation, it is known that at times the Native Americans would kidnap children. This is the true story of little Abagail, a three-year-old, the youngest of ten children. The author added missing parts, although matched to history, putting this as fiction.
Scandalous: An Owen Family Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,950. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Coming of age
Young Julianna Owen didn't think flirting with Parley Morgan at the barn raising would lead him to put his hands where they ought not to be. Worse yet, her sister discovers them. Parley abandons her, running off into the woods. Scandalous shines a light on teen hormones run amok during a trying time in the Owen family's story, as it ties up a loose thread from Spinster's Folly.
Typewriter vs. Word Processor
Price: Free! Words: 410. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
An old skool mechanical typewriter and a modern day word processor debate with each other over whether or not the typewriter still serves a purpose in the 21st century.
Odessa
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,750. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union
This dramatic and compelling story is based on the clashes that occurred in the center of Odessa and the fire in the Trade Union Building on 2 May 2014 that resulted in 48 deaths and injuries to both sides of the conflict. Lyudmila and Mykola, who with their friends and allies, defends the city of Odessa against the insurgence of Russian-backed mercenaries and their unwitting accomplices.
Hunter and Lily Graham
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,900. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
After collecting a bounty in Wichita, Hunter hoped to return home before the snow begins to fall. Then he saw Lily Graham. Beautiful and desperate, she fell to her knees and begged for his help. A child was missing, a young life in danger. Hunter would need to call upon his supernatural skill to find the child, but time was running out.
A Cold Coming
Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: British English. Published: December 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
A young couple arrives in England from the Low Countries, fleeing persecution. The apprentices of the city are on strike for the right to a Christmas holiday. The snow is coming. And a baby is on the way...
New Beginnings
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » USA
New Beginnings by Brianna Holbrook is a collection of three flash fictions about the challenges that come along with life. These dramatic tales explore how a tormented soul can adapt to a new world, and how mistakes sometimes cost more than you think.
Her Husband's Gifts: A Darcy & Elizabeth Pride and Prejudice Sensual Variation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,320. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2017 by A Longbourn Lady. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
A childish prank forced them to marry. Now, Elizabeth and Darcy must make the most of their union, only Lizzy is convinced her husband could never love her. Is convinced that it is really Anne, the daughter of Lady Catherine de Bourgh, whom he loves. But with the holiday season comes a chance to truly begin their marriage…if only they can escape the machinations of those with ulterior motives…and
The Apple Pie Prize: An Owen Family Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
No one in Shenandoah County would say Rod Owen lacked vigor. The evidence is clear, with six young’uns running around the farm and his wife Julia about to call in the midwife. But a pie crust and a small boy with a sack of dead squirrels can be vexing impediments when such a man wants a little kissin' in the kitchen. A short story packed with insights into early times at the Owen Family farm.
Hoguera de Sueños
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,210. Language: Spanish. Published: December 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Julián López fue uno de los pocos sobrevivientes de la catástrofe del 22 de abril de 1992 en la ciudad de Guadalajara, él fue rescatado de entre los escombros, solo para ser abandonado en un albergue por su padre. Julián fue adoptado por una familia norteamericana y se convirtió en un reportero que trabajaba para la ONU, Su última consigna lo llevará enfrentar los fantasmas de su infancia.
Nectar
Series: The House on Glass Beach, 4.1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2017 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Nectar tells of the atrocities of the Armenian genocide through the story of one young woman’s lifetime—the family she lost, the love she found, and her determination to survive.