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Thief in the Night
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Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by MyVoice Publishing Ltd. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Andy is an elite Harrhein soldier, a Lancepesade (medieval precursor to Lance Corporal) in the Royal Pathfinders. He's injured and recovering in a frontier fort, working in the armoury, when he realises he isn't alone. What happens that night has long lasting effects on him.
The History Of Oil
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
Did you ever wonder how the oil was discovered? In 1852, a Canadian inventor named Abraham Gesner discovered how to make kerosene from crude petroleum. In an age when candles and whale oil provided the only light after sun down, it was a dramatic discovery.
America Before Columbus
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Who where the first Americans? The story is intriguing, and the fascinating narrative will hold the reader's complete attention. Most of the inhabitants were wiped out by plagues brought by the Europeans.
PLMII's FLUX-FICTION, VOL 01
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,740. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by Mythix Studios. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
A Pirate, a Viking, a Vampire, and an Inventor, are just a few of the many characters you can expect to see in these mysterious and mind-bending adventures from the creative mind of Philip Lee McCall II, written by rising fantasy authors. All stories are based upon PLMII’s highly successful “GOD GATES” series currently being scripted for a television series.
Golgotha!
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Category: Fiction » Christian » General
A Jewish worker for the Roman empire witnesses an event that will change his life. From the author of "In the Shadow of the Roman Empire" comes "Golgotha!"
Punjabi (A Novelette)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,490. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The story of Dhann Hundal, a fifteen-year old Punjabi boy, that is forced to flee Bellingham because of the "Bellingham riots." He boards a boxcar filled with lumber, along with a Japanese couple fleeing Bellingham, and ends up in West Virginia.
A Letter Unsent ~ Holmwood House Regency Series ~ Alethea and Pierce
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,320. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Lady's maid Alethea Fenn never expected to meet the love of her life at Christmas. Even less to move to a new house and marry by Valentine's Day. But Pierce was a gift unsought, and one she plans to cherish. Yet when her employer's nephew threatens to break the heart of Alethea's dear friend, her love will be put to the test. Can their delicate future survive the secret of a letter unsent.
Passing Storm
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,750. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The threatening sky signals coming danger as a young boy is found dead at the pond’s edge. A terrible accident? What bizarre twist of a human mind is behind events? Will the grieving parents discover the truth they deserve? Bertram, Gautier, and Robert realize that all is not as it seems, including the fury of the passing storm. Passing Storm is Book II of The Sword and the Spirit Adventures.
First Flight of Abbas Ibn Firnas
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Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(3.00 from 1 review)
Have you wondered what the first glider flight was like? It happened in 875 A.D. and Abbas Ibn Firnas was the one who accomplished the feat.
Boudicca: Britain's Queen of the Iceni
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Series: The Legendary Women of World History, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,990. Language: American English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Biographical / European
Why is The Morrígan's raven crying? Only Britons with hearts for true liberty know! In 43 CE Roman conquest of Britannia seems all but certain -- until a chance meeting between King Prasutagus of the Iceni and a runaway slave of royal decent from the Aedui tribe in Gaul changes the fate of the British islands forever. For children, teens, and adults.
Catherine de Valois
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Series: The Legendary Women of World History, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: American English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Biographical / European
In 1401, Catherine de Valois seemed like just another daughter to King Charles VI of France and his wife, Queen Isabeau of Bavaria, doomed to live forever in obscurity. That is until she became the excuse King Henry V of England needed in order to declare war with France. Based on primary source accounts supplemented by research from the BBC. Includes detailed timeline and bibliography.
Three Ghost Stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,390. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
This book contains haunting stories of mystery and intrigue, ghostly apparitions, lost loves, and waiting for help that never came.
Money Lies
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014 by Alain Gomez. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Book 1 of the Zachary Davis Series Called in to investigate small town's bank robbery, Texas Ranger Zach Davis immediately gets the impression that there's more to this case than meets the eye. A mysterious note, a ruthless railway overseer... how does it all add up? This short novelette is approximately 10,200 words.
The Mystery of the Skelton Diamonds
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,930. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014 by Famelton Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
London 1808: The famous Skelton Diamonds have disappeared, and Detective Stephen Lavender is asked to investigate the crime.
Latent Prints
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,460. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
A lifelong bachelor and bookworm, Mr Schell recollects his life among his pupils and his meeting with a mysterious youth whose friendship could be dangerous for anybody.
Iphigenia and the Showman
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Series: Ladies of the Abberly Theater, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,920. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
In Victorian London, a beautiful but penniless illusionist finds herself and her dreams at the delicious mercy of an emotionally haunted theater owner.
A Warrior's Death, Stories from Antiquity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014 by Quintessence Publications Ltd. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
For Centuries Roman Legions fought German Barbarian tribes in Gaul. This is a story from the second cohort of the Fifth Legion. Three young men joined the Roman Army and managed to remain in the same cohort for six years. Today they have a crisis as an ambush by the Germans takes them by surprise. Another Ancient World short from A J Burton.
From The Deer Forest: A Story of Wolves
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Price: Free! Words: 16,450. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Before Europeans arrived in the Pacific Northwest rainforest, deer, wolves, elk and man lived in balance. This story follows a single pack of wolves in the pristine wilderness of what we now call the Olympic Mountains and the Hoh River valley as they give birth, raise their young, fight for survival, and endure as part of this majestic web of life.
На рассвете в Вальядолиде
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Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: Russian. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Этот короткий рассказ, посвящен двум братьям, оказавшимся по разную сторону баррикад во время первых безумных и яростных дней Гражданской войны 1936-39 г.г. в Испании.
Common Sense
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 1 review)
In our time, Benjamin Franklin helped Thomas Paine emigrate to the colonies, where the two helped shape the creation of the United States of America. But what if Paine had never made it to the colonies. What fate would he have met if he remained in England?