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A Moment of Madness
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,480. Language: British English. Published: June 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
All is not quiet on the Western Front. As Jackson prepares to go over the top, he must fight the demons in his head as well as the terror in his heart. In the mud and blood and death, a moment of madness seizes Jackson as the war around him merges with the brutal insanity in his own mind. When the whistles blow, the Hun across the muddy battlefield are not the only enemy to be overcome.
A Suitable Husband
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,510. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
As the Duchess of Haverford’s companion, Cedrica Grenford is not treated as a poor relation and is encouraged to mingle with Her Grace’s guests. Perhaps among the gentlemen gathered for the duchess’s house party, she will find a suitable husband?
My Selkie
Price: Free! Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set in a small island in northern Scotland in the 1840s, this short fantasy tale introduces Maggie, a young woman who falls in love with a supernatural creature from the sea, and her brothers who make their living as fishermen.
Escape To Egypt
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,970. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
“Why would King Herod look for my Child to kill Him?” she asked Joseph. “I don’t know…” Joseph replied. Mary asked him where they would go. “The angel told me to go to Egypt with you and our Child, and stay there until he tells us to leave,” Joseph replied. Mary felt a certain joy when Joseph stated “our Child” to her even though he knew that the Child Jesus was miraculously born ...
Calum's Soul
Series: Clan - Season 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Clan: Season 3, Episode 5. Calum’s Soul Calum intercepts a wagon loaded with kidnapped women. He must travel to Fort George to kill the Albino. But a new and unexpected dilemma throws his plans and his life into jeopardy. He has to make the hardest decision of his life; give up his chosen way of life, or very soon hold the still body of his love in his arms.
The Betrayal - A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A short historical tale of murder with a twist in the tail.
An Indecent Wager
Price: Free! Words: 9,610. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
In this steamy historical short, a debt-ridden Regency miss faces an indecent proposition from a wealthy nobleman.
Getting Rid of Swilling's Mills
Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Nonfiction » History » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Swilling’s Mills was one of hundreds of tiny communities sprouting up in the scorched soil of the American West in the late 1800s. Most of those rowdy, untamed towns died off quickly. “Jumpin’ Jehoshaphat, the name of this village should be tarred, feathered, and run out of town on the back of a mule,” said Grover Jeffries, the owner of the mercantile store.
First Night
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 780. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » General
Fear is something Private Carolyn Mendez can't admit to. Yet, as she arrives in Saudi Arabia, for Desert Storm, deploying to war, it's all she can think about. All she has is herself, and even that is scary.
Coram Populo
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Sports
Historical tale / recreation about absurdity, blind fanaticism and popular fascination with sports and death.
Coram Populo
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Sports
História sobre Roma Antiga, gladiadores e fascínio da sociedade sobre a morte e violência.
Parched Fields
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,950. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
“What do you want to be when you grow up?” This question of Uncle Gadong rang in my ears as I sat at the base of the Ambuklao tower in the western field of Lanat, San Manuel, Tarlac, my birthplace. He asked me this question sometime in November 1961 when he visited us. He is the younger brother of my mother Francisca Lacierna Mercado...
Daughters of Ishmael
Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The five daughters of Ishmael don’t get together very often with the feud between Laman and Nephi worsening after the death of Lehi. But as they gather around the fireside, Adah, Nephi’s wife, is upset. Mahalath, Laman’s wife, wants to help, but she will have to choose her sister or her husband. A 759 word flash fiction 
Summary of Orphan Train
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,450. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Summary of Orphan Train From Christina Baker Cline Summary Station In the 1850’s it was estimated that over 30,000 children were homeless, and roaming the busy streets of New York City. Charles Brace, saw a need for the children to have homes of their own. He founded the Children’s Aid Society. Brace theorized that he children would have a better chance...
Seeds of War (the Lilboox Mahabharata Vol. 1)
Price: Free! Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2017 by Lilboox. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The graphic novel adaptation of the epic Mahabharata is enriched with vivid characters and colorful maps. This volume covers the origin of the Kuru and Panchala kingdoms, the early history of the Kuru Kings, and the inspiring story of the river’s son. In Kuru the rivalry between cousins takes an ugly turn, while in Panchala an enraged King seeks vengeance.
Guernica | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
Guernica From Dave Boling Summary and Analysis By Summary Station Historical fiction is one of the most interesting genres of fiction that you can get into, especially if you are interested in history. Many authors who are working on historical fiction novels put a lot of time and research into the art, and they make sure that everything that they are doing is historically accurate...
Coming Home
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,130. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Kara sang well. It was amazing how she memorized the lyrics of the song at such a young age. As she sang, my thoughts wondered to the time when my mother Francisca Lacierna Mercado, and her younger sister Ninay, fetched their sick brother Gadong who escaped from his Japanese captors during the infamous Death March in April 1942…
Coram Populo
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,620. Language: Spanish. Published: June 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Sports
Cuento/recreación histórica acerca del absurdo, el fanatismo ciego y la fascinación popular en torno al deporte y la muerte.
The Silent Invader
Price: Free! Words: 8,500. Language: British English. Published: June 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
Responsible for the lives of thirty elite soldiers in the back of his aircraft, a member of Britain's Glider Pilot Regiment has a huge weight upon his shoulders. Plummeting to the ground at over one hundred miles an hour, he struggles not only with the responsibility of lives, but also with the enormity of the objective set before him.
The Rescued Bride
Series: The Cattlemen's Wives. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,600. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2017 by Lori Ann Ramsey. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Christian » Western
Book One in The Cattlemen's Wives series, the Rescued Bride is about a lonely girl who reaches out to a mail order bride ad in hopes of finding love in a rancher in the wild west, far from her home. All The Cattlemen's Wives books are Clean Sweet Western Historical "Mail-Order Brides" Romance books.