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Acquaintance
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,340. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1920s Portland, Oregon, a homosexual surgeon—a veteran of WWI—meets an ambitious young jazz musician, who is questioning his own sexuality, and they struggle with social conventions and the Ku Klux Klan. This is Book 1 of the trilogy Medicine for the Blues, a work of LGBT historical fiction which explores the complexities of gender and sexuality through the lens of the early 20th century.
Baghdad: The Final Gathering
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,710. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Middle Eastern, Fiction » Historical » General
"Wars, an embargo, and forbidden love in this once peaceful city..." With the drums of war just weeks away, Omar invites all those closest to his heart for lunch at his lavish villa overlooking the Tigris River of Baghdad. He can't help but smile at the faces that have graced his eventful life that spans from an interesting childhood, the two Gulf Wars, and the inhumane embargo
Treachery at Bosworth Field 1485
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,210. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Richard III by the grace of God, King of England, Lord of Ireland. England has gone through years of civil wars, strife and unrest during the period of the so-called ‘Wars of the Roses
Beyond the Spiral Gates
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,700. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Wickfields was the name of an institution that housed children deemed too dangerous to live in regular society. Beyond the Spiral Gates is a raw coming-of-age odyssey, a first-hand account of one boy's experiences at the archaic Wickfields School for Criminal Children.
Anticipated
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,170. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
One man, one hope—two very different paths. When 9-year-old Uzziel discovers a small child in a Bethlehem manger, he knows he has found something amazing. Piecing together the ancient prophecies he comes to the conclusion this child is the long-awaited Messiah. When he believes the child killed by Herod, his hatred for the Romans is cemented and so begins a life-long search for a new Messiah.
Una's Marriage
Price: Free! Words: 42,700. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2017 by White Tree Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Una Latreille inherits the St Pensart’s estate which has been in the family since the Norman Conquest. Unfortunately the estate is now bankrupt, and although still in mourning, Una’s only hope of living in the style to which she has been accustomed is to marry a wealthy man, and quickly. But can she possibly marry far beneath her class to the only man, a mill owner, who is interested?
Crisis in Cambodia
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 85,040. Language: Australian English. Published: October 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Essay » Political
The true story of three western backpackers who were taken hostage in Cambodia in 1994. The Cambodian governments failed rescue attempt eventually led to tragedy and brought about the fall of Pol Pot’s Khmer Rouge.
Cruzar la montaña partida
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 57,060. Language: Spanish. Published: October 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Cruzar la montaña partida narra la historia de Toribio, condenado a 25 años de cárcel por asesinato. A las puertas de recuperar la libertad, Toribio examina los hechos que le llevaron a la cárcel de Tarumá.
The Duel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: British English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
It is 19th century France, the shadow of Napoleon still looms, and the young doctor Forestier is challenged to a duel. Fast-paced 3,000 word historical story.
Cold Silence of Deception
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,000. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » USA
John Jacobs was a man trained to kill by his Country. He did it well, and his bravery and actions were noticed by good and bad people. Read this page-turner, the first by author, Eric Redmon, and try to keep up with the twists and turns as John tries to blend his covert missions from Texas to Beirut with his desire for a normal life of marriage and family. You will not be disappointed.
Mistletoe Everywhere
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,570. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Charles sees mistletoe that no one else sees over the despised Penelope, who jilted him. Penelope wants nothing to do with the faithless Charles, who cried off after he proposed. But he often looks at her, or rather, at something on the empty ceiling over her. Folklore names mistletoe the plant of peace. Can their lingering hurt allow them to heed the mistletoe’s message? A Regency romance.
Chief Manchaug - A New England Ghost Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Achak had always competed with his twin brother, Manchaug, from the moment they had left the womb. The forests and meadows of Sutton, Massachusetts had been their field of combat. But since Achak had fallen in love with Olathe, the tone of the challenges had darkened. No longer was it simply skill with the bow or tomahawk. Their annual canoe challenge had taken on more sinister shadows.
Project Anthro
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,330. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Alternative history
In a time where anthropomorphic animals are made to be operatives in the secret service, Chance Logan, a red fox from the Australian Secret Intelligence Service, must stop the world from erupting into a nuclear war . . . and prove that he, along with all of the other anthros aren't just animalistic killers.
Time For a Change
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,390. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
An escapee sets out to avenge the time he spent in prison, by killing the man who put him there. Bounty Hunter Clint Boyd is that man. Severely wounded, Clint is taken by his longtime friend and fellow bounty hunter – Grizzly, to the local doctor and veterinarian who does his best to fix him up.
История, археология и искусство: новые задачи и проблемы исследования
Price: Free! Words: 10,180. Language: Russian. Published: October 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » History » Russian
В сборнике научных трудов рассматриваются актуальные вопросы развития истории и искусства по материалам I Международной научно-практической конференции «История, археология и искусство: новые задачи и проблемы исследования» (25 сентября 2017 г.).
Flashman and the Emperor
Series: Thomas Flashman Adventures, Book 7. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,370. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
This seventh instalment in the memoirs of the Georgian rogue Thomas Flashman reveals that, despite his suffering through the Napoleonic Wars, he did not get to enjoy a quiet retirement. Indeed, middle age finds him acting just as disgracefully as in his youth, as old friends pull him unwittingly back into the fray.
The Master Of Verona
Series: Star-Cross'd. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 212,040. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Adventure » General
Shakespeare and Dante collide in this sweeping novel of Renaissance Italy! Dante's son Pietro falls under the sway of Verona’s charismatic ruler, Cangrande della Scala. Uncovering an infernal plot against Verona's infant heir, Pietro must protect the child while navigating a rivalry that will launch the most famous feud in literature and give birth to Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers.
Her Majesty's Will
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,880. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
England, 1586. Swept up in the skirts of a mysterious stranger, young Will Shakespeare becomes entangled in a hilarious misadventure as he accidentally uncovers the Babington Plot, an attempt to murder Queen Elizabeth herself. Aided by the mercurial Kit Marlowe, chased by rebels, spies, his own government, his past, and a bear, the budding thespian proves himself to be Her Majesty's Will.
The Ballet Lover
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,960. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2017 by Open Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Ballet Lover exposes the beauty and cruelty of ballet, the performances, the back stage moments, and the personal dramas of the famous ballet dancers Rudolf Nureyev and Natalia Makarova as seen through the eyes of an American female journalist.
Wickwythe Hall
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,910. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
May 1940. Hitler invades France, a move that threatens all of Europe, and three lives intersect at Wickwythe Hall—a beautiful French refugee, a take-charge American heiress, and a charming champagne vendeur with ties to Roosevelt and Churchill, who isn’t what he seems. There, secrets and unexpected liaisons unfold, until a shocking tragedy in a far off Algerian port binds them forever…