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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 Swillng's Mills
Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Nonfiction » History » American
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: 2,680. 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: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,520. 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.
Knight Disheartened
Price: Free! Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Normans verses Saxons. Henry, a Saxon knight returns from campaign with his Norman Lord Robert to Robert's estates and romances his daughter whose hand Lord Robert promised him in marriage on campaign. But now Lord Robert might have changed his mind! Read the story to see how this medieval double crossing might play out.
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
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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.
Short Story - The Love Letter of Mary Bennet
Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Mary Bennet of Pride & Prejudice may have been an overlooked and misunderstood character. Could it have been that she was private, spiritual, nature-loving, witty and passionate? In this short story - The Love Letter of Mary Bennet, we see a very different side to this character and get to see her depth and strength in a whole new light.
The Moor's Golden Helmet
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,460. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
A young man is whisked away on a quest to find ancient answers about his family, their murder and his future.
A Kiss at Vespers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,990. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
In the year 1008, a British woman named Asta stows away on a ship to Ireland, never guessing how her faith and love will be challenged.
The Visit
Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
An unexpected visit doesn't mean it was appreciated. This is a story based on a real milk jug which was given as a wedding present in 1909. The names have been changed to protect the innocent, Irene.
The Mercian Brexit
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.