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Behind Benghazi by R.G. Belie, PhD
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
On September 11th, 2012, the US consulate in Benghazi, Libya was attacked by terrorists resulting in the deaths of the US Ambassador and three other Americans. The self described “most transparent” administration has failed to come clean for more than a year, but now you can look under the cover up to understand the gross incompetence and manipulation that is the real story “Behind Benghazi”!
The Soldier's Mirror by Jay Zendrowski
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,440. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
A story of friendships forged in a time of crisis; of honour, and integrity. Set against the backdrop of the D-Day invasion of France, an old man’s dying confession reveals an intriguing tale of theft, unflagging loyalty, murder and soul-searching redemption. The unveiling of this family secret sparks a compelling quest as a dutiful son endeavors to complete his father’s final wish.
Les Signes de l'Empire - Signe de Piste by X.B. Leprince
Price: $5.10 USD. Words: 57,080. Language: French. Published: January 14, 2014 by Editions Delahaye. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe, Fiction » Historical » General
Une inscription en vieil allemand à peine lisible sur la garde d’une épée retrouvée au fond d’un bastion de la citadelle de Landau, dans le Palatinat, et voici une extravagante, une fantastique aventure démarre...
Ombres et lumière - Signe de Piste by Bruno Robert des Douets
Price: $5.10 USD. Words: 52,170. Language: French. Published: January 14, 2014 by Editions Delahaye. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Dans le train qui l’emporte en Sibérie, Pavel Olougine est songeur. Il repense aux belles années de son enfance, après qu’un capitaine de la Garde Impériale l’ait entraîné dans des aventures incroyables, en compagnie de son ami Nicolaï Oushakov, avec les premiers boy-scouts de Russie. Le garçon se remémore les bivouacs au temps des nuits blanches, une rencontre inoubliable ...
Daughters of the Dragon - A Comfort Woman's Story by William Andrews
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,070. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A 2014 IPPY AWARD WINNER DURING WORLD WAR II, the Japanese forced 200,000 young Korean women to be sex slaves or “comfort women” for their soldiers. This is one woman’s riveting story of strength, courage and promises kept.
Learning Berserk by Paul Telegdi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 163,320. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval(5.00 from 1 review)
Taken by Vikings at an early age, Orkan grows up in slavery. He befriends a brother and sister also taken in a later raid. Through feats of courage, Orkan gains respect and his freedom. He finds himself on the verge of becoming a Viking himself, but fate intervenes, and sends him on an odyssey through the ancient world, looking for a place for himself and the brother and sister he had adopted.
Marius' Mules VI: Caesar's Vow by S.J.A. Turney
Series: Marius' Mules, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 161,870. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
It is the eve of destruction. Gaul seethes and bucks more than ever in revolt against the Roman invader just as Rome similarly begins to show its cracks. Caesar has made a vow to men and Gods alike to end the life of Ambiorix, and naught will stand in the way of that vow's completion - not Gaul, nor Roman, nor reason itself. Can Fronto halt the destruction of the Belgae and fulfill Caesar's vow?
When I Come Again by P.D.R. Lindsay
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,060. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Becan, returning home after four years of trading with the Romans, looks forward to meeting his sweetheart and to their marriage. He knows she will be waiting for him. He's sent her messages every year and is certain that she has kept her word and waited for him. But there have been other things happening he doesn't know about. So will Laila the Fair be there for Becan?
Citizen Hollywood: A Novel of Golden-Era Hollywood by Martin Turnbull
Series: The Garden of Allah, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,920. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Hollywood, 1939: When Tinseltown begins to woo wunderkind Orson Welles, he stashes himself at the Chateau Marmont until he’s ready to make his splashy entrance. But when William Randolph Hearst realizes "Citizen Kane" is based on him, he won’t be happy—and when Hearst isn’t happy, nobody’s safe. Marcus Adler, Kathryn Massey, and Gwendolyn Bricky need to go for broke, and the clock is ticking.
De Excidio Gildae by Cian Beirdd
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,960. Language: American English. Published: January 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Gildas was renowned in the Middle Ages. Around 535 he wrote a letter denouncing British kings and holies alike. He was invited to Ireland to replace Columba. He died in Brittany less than a decade later. And yet for all his abilities and accolades we know almost nothIng about this intriguing man. In these scenes from his life this interesting personality is explored
An Earl from India by Marina Oliver
Series: Regencies, Book 5. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 57,280. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A new Regency. How can a disgraced Earl make the most of his return from exile, especially when he is impersonating his half-brother, the real Earl? Silas expects to find a flourishing estate and marry an heiress, but Fanny, the heiress he meets on the homeward-bound ship, dislikes him. Then he meets his family, cousins Lucien and Amanda. and Aunt Charlotte, and finds his inheritance worthless.
The Steam Man of the West 2 The Road Home by Joseph A. Lovece
Series: The Steam Man of the West, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,730. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The adventure continues with inventor Frank Rude, Jr. and his motley crew in the Brave Old West. Join Denver Doll the Detective Queen, Bessie Little the Masked Rider, photographer Eadweard Muybridge, giant Charlie Bull, orphan PS and Solomon the cat. With Frank's newest invention the Electric Horse at their side the preposterous escapades of the intrepid group rewrite history.
Повесть о преждевременном by Victor Gorbatschow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,770. Language: Russian. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Прошлое, настоящее, будущее… Светлое или тёмное, близкое-далёкое, счастливое или не очень… Но всегда живое, преходящее, творимое… На виду и герои каждого времени. «Есть люди прошлого, люди будущего, люди вечного», - утверждал Николай Бердяев. Имеет право быть межвременье – всегда смутное, случайное, непредсказуемое со своими мутными героями…
A German Stirring by Kev Richardson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,310. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Deprivation in occupied Germany immediately after WW2 seems greater than that in most occupied countries during the war. Are the Allied victors guilty as charged, of major malpractices?
The Bishop's Curse by Raff Ellis
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 102,700. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The year was 1860 and while the nation teetered on the brink of the great Civil War, another albeit smaller rebellion had broken into the open in the little town of Carthage, NY. Given the gravity of former, the latter squabble seemed insignificant except to the mid-19th Century Irish Catholic church members of St. James Parish. For them it was a serious life-changing event that they believed put
Carnelian by B. Kristin McMichael
Series: The Chalcedony Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,310. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal(4.17 from 12 reviews)
Mari’s past is deeper than she ever imagined. Going off to college opens her eyes to her past in time for her to decide her future.
The Carringtons of Helston by Malcolm Macdonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 154,100. Language: British English. Published: January 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical
An old feud or a new love – which will prove the more deadly? In 1914 widower John Carrington returns from America to Cornwall, his ancestral homeland, with his grown-up children in tow. They hope to settle comfortably but an ancient feud with the neighbouring Liddicoats resurfaces – only to be complicated by love affairs across the feud lines.
Trapped! Bowen & Baile Book 4 by Frank Roderus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,970. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
An old friend from Cole’s past approaches the Bowen & Baile Detective Agency for help on an odd quest- to give back a stolen fortune. The only problem is, the man’s partners don’t want it to be given back…
Morning Shadow by Frank Roderus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
Two short, but very powerful, stories by two-time Spur Award winner Frank Roderus. In “Morning Shadow,” a French trapper is enchanted by a captive Indian child, and must make a fateful decision. In “Four Gold Coins,” a man awakens from a drinking binge with a pocketful of coins he did not have the night before –are they a lucky break or a curse?