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The Visit by Suzy Stewart Dubot
Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A surprise visit isn't the most welcome, but Ada knows there's a minimum of good manners to show a visitor, especially as she has a witness.
The Mercian Brexit by M J Porter
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 16,300. Language: British English. Published: May 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
England – 957 Two brothers. One kingdom. Unease runs deep within the newly formed England, the young figurehead of the Wessex kingdom, King Eadwig, doing all he can to disadvantage the ancient kingdoms of Mercia, East Anglia and Northumbria, (the kingdoms north of the Thames) so that Wessex and Kent can flourish, at the expense of the newer additions to the core kingdoms of ancient England.
The Carpenter's Son by E. K. Paul
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,570. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / New Testament
A novel approach to the Gospel of Matthew as being based on the Gospel of Mark.
The Life and Death of Blinstrubs by Bill Russo
Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
The life and times of one of America's most successful nightclubs - Blinstrub's Village. Follow the story of the venue and its glittering stars from the beginning right through to the tragic and needless end. Bill Russo draws the tale from his memories as a student in Boston's Kenmore Square in the 1960s as well as from a personal relationship to one of the key players in the club's orchestra.
The Ninth Vishnu by Samaka
Price: Free! Words: 3,700. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A rich South-Indian boy, Anandatirtha, a perfect History-Geek, finds something fishy about the ninth avatar of Vishnu and starts researching... A young man invades his house and throws him out of his own city. The young man is on a deadly mission... Can Anandatirtha Stop Him?, Will he?
Peace Time by Norbert Mercado
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,060. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Aurelio Mercado was one of the individuals who attended the Conference of Industrial Arts Teachers in Baguio City in the last week of April, 1930. It was summer. He and Francisca just got married on the second Sunday of that month, after the end of classes of the 1929-1930 schoolyear. They were married by the Aglipayan parish priest of San Clemente in the Philippine Independent Church ...
Blood Trust by Roderick Gladwish
Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 1 review)
There is a secret in a convent in the East End of 1920s London and novice nun Mary is going to find out what it is. If only continual praying would stop driving nails into her head.
Soul Price by Roderick Gladwish
Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In 1920's London Victoria's hedonistic lifestyle has caught up with her in more ways than one. Lives will be lost, souls destroyed and surviving maybe the worst things she's ever done.
I Grieve For You My Brother Jonathan by Norbert Mercado
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
“Why have Jews suffered so much? The Romans destroyed our homeland and dragged our forefathers to the territories of the Roman Empire as their slaves. We have suffered inquisitions, holocausts, famine, discrimination, and wars like no other people in history. Are the Jews under the curse of Yahweh?” Asher Levinson asked his commanding officer, Captain Yosef Aksen...
The Lost Chapters: Torrents of Blood by Marios Koutsoukos
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
In the last days of the Divine Dynasty, mortal men rebelled against their Pharaoh-God, Osiris. They fell to debauchery and blasphemy, proclaiming the old gods too weak to rule; thus Osiris created for them a new goddess, a goddess of perdition, to chastise them: Hathor.
The Sky Fell on Alabama by Bill Russo
Price: Free! Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
A graphic photo of an injured woman compelled me to research the picture and discover the back-story of the most unique person in the entire history of he world. Read on to get 'the rest of the story'.
Outlaw's Trail to Nowhere by Martyn C. Marais
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2017 by Martin Marais. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Inspired by Stephen King's novel, "The Gunslinger", this short story follows a Texas Ranger on the trail of a notorious killer, where nothing is as it seems.
Something Scary by Steven A. Gentry
Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Coming of age(4.00 from 1 review)
In this brief flash fiction drama that takes place in the Old South shortly before the American civil war, two young men decide to meet upon the proverbial “field of honor” to settle their differences regarding the love of a woman.
The Land And The Bamboo House by Norbert Mercado
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
A woman wishes to have a house she can call her own,” Francisca told her husband Aurelio as they walked hand-in-hand in the school yard of the San Manuel Elementary School. It was early Saturday evening, just after dinner. Aurelio asked his young wife if she wanted to have a stroll in front of the school where he had been teaching for the past five months since they arrived in the town ...
The Russian Nurse by Brian Friedkin
Price: Free! Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Historical » General
In the tale's 1st pg. Violetta, a Russian Nurse, runs into a friend who says: “Life has lost its meaning for me. I'm going in this drugstore to buy sleeping pills to kill myself.” “What? You're going to kill yourself?” Violetta asks. “Yes, life has no value for me.” “Well, in that case, why not kill yourself like we do in Russia?” “How do you do it in Russia?" -Read & see the Russian way to do it.
The Teacher Of A President by Norbert Mercado
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
“Class, I’m Josephine Bracken Rizal-Abad, your teacher in English starting today. Together, we will be learning the language used by all the nations under the British Empire, and by the United States of America,” Josephine told her pupils in Cebu City on the first day of class. She had seven students in her class. All of the students were scions of businessmen, government officials, and ...
Wyrd by C. S. Woolley
Series: The Children of Snotingas. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,680. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Step back in time to the age of King Penda, when the kingdom of Mercia was born. Life in Anglo-Saxon England is far from fair. There are strict classes that all people fall into. At the top there are the kings, then the thanes. After the thanes come the warriors, then the ceorls, and at the very bottom are the slaves. Women are not equal to men; and then there are the prisoners.
Los Crímenes del Agua: Las Memorias del profesor Ulises Flynn by Enrique Castellanos Rodrigo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: Spanish. Published: April 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Ulises Flynn es un veterano profesor de mediana edad que realiza misiones especiales en defensa del medioambiente. Es un apasionado de la Ecología y un defensor de los derechos de la Tierra. Las organizaciones medioambientales le contratan para realizar informes sobre el terreno y demostrar las consecuencias del Cambio Climático. Para conseguirlo se enfrentará a numerosos enemigos y peligros.
Have and Hold by H Stinington
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2017 by Stinington Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » General
Have and Hold Brycen is left humiliated as his Master dumps him at the auction house. He lives a life in fear and anger. Suddenly a young woman appears... A short story about slavery and the lack of humanness.
A House Divided by Norbert Mercado
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,460. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Historical
“Menachem Begin, the leader of the Irgun militia and who is currently the chairman of the Herut party, an opposition political party in Israel, has called on all Jews worldwide to help the government of Prime Minister David Ben Gurion in the construction of houses in resettlement areas for the new Jewish immigrants coming mostly from the European nations. Mr. Begin said that ...