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В древних Фивах by Randall McMullan
Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: Russian. Published: June 12, 2014 by Boris Seaweed. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Девушка-археолог, находясь в Египте на западном берегу Нила вблизи современного Луксора (древние Фивы), решает сходить в-одиночку к развалинам храма. В результате несчастного случая у нее происходит помутнение сознания. Она впадает в транс, представляя себя реинкарнацией древнеегипетской царицы, и оказывается свидетельницей собственных похорон в Долине Цариц. Перевел с английского Boris Seaweed.
The Roman Enigma by Walter F. Murphy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,030. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » General
The acclaimed novel of spies, codebreaking and intrigue in WWII Italy by bestselling author Walter Murphy ("The Vicar of Christ," "Upon This Rock"), is now a convenient ebook. First published by Macmillan and Dell, it's now presented in a quality digital edition, including active Contents. The plan... Italy, 1943. The Target: Enigma, the German's code machine. The Agent: Robert Rovere of the OSS.
Trench by Mike O'Sullivan
Price: $4.66 USD. Words: 99,250. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
An Irish period family saga set in Cork 1923. After WW1, the Irish War of Independence and the Irish Civil War there was a vacuum of uncertainty in the new Irish Free State. The vacuum was being filled by dangerous internal and external elements affecting all communities including the O’Brien family in Cork.
The Pyrate's Lair by Erin E.M. Hatton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,620. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A Short Story - Feisty young Tudor-era curate's daughter Mary Brandon has a fascination for pirates. But when an ill-advised foray into a sea cave turns up an actual pirate, the legendary Captain Currie, her life takes a drastic change in course.
No Place For Sluggards: Installments 1-5 by Dawn D. Jones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014 by Rosy Garland Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Inspirational
The faces of Victorian England---cheeky gaslight stories of destiny and poverty. Some of them have plans, some of them have nothing. The lazy have much to fear. In the midst of all this a few minds light up with the energy of possibilities. Each chapter features a character, occupation and tricks of survival. Few see a Higher life.
A Friend of America by Brian Schmit
Series: A Friend of America, book and learning guide, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,650. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Seventeen year old Alexander Hamilton and his best friend Hercules Mulligan travel to Boston to stave off an assassination attempt on the leaders of the Sons of Liberty. Along the way they learn about the American Revolution and meet patriots like John and Abigail Adams, John Hancock, Paul Revere, and Samuel Adams. Alex and Hercules get caught up in the revolutionary spirit as they join the fight!
The Paper Knife by R A Laycock
Price: $6.70 USD. Words: 167,800. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Napoleon’s wars; the hated Corn Laws; clerking in a hellish iron works; grinding poverty in a grim Scottish town; the Scottish insurrection - Frederick has lived through it all, and survived. But at what cost? What is his secret? And why is he so obsessed with the paper knife he now clutches? For Frederick, the word ‘betrayal’ has a special meaning.
Quest for God's Own Heart: The Old Testament Through the Eyes of Michael the Archangel by Keith Moser
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,770. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In my novel, Michael the Archangel will take you through life changing events from the Old Testament, sharing with you the Creation Story, the Fall, Noah and the flood, Job, Moses, Abraham, David, and many more, as he shares with you God’s love for His creation and how he prepared the world for His redemptive plan. Join Michael as he takes you on a quest for God’s own heart.
Murder by Misrule by Anna Castle
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,770. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Francis Bacon is charged with investigating the murder of a barrister at Gray's Inn. He recruits his unwanted student Thomas Clarady to do the tiresome legwork, chasing witnesses from Whitehall to the London streets. Everyone has something up his pinked and padded sleeve. Even the brilliant Bacon is at a loss — and in danger — until he sees through the disguises of the season of Misrule.
The End of Cleo by Kaysoon Khoo
Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: British English. Published: June 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
An original rendition of the death scene of Cleopatra, presented in the form of a dialogue between the Egyptian queen and her handmaiden, Charmion. All inhibitions are scattered to the four winds as the two women unburden their souls and speak their minds before they die. As the author himself calls this piece "ghastly", you have a good idea what to expect!
El camino de regreso by Cetta De Luca
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 43,130. Language: Spanish. Published: June 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
El renacer del amor quinientos años después. Los caminos de las grandes peregrinaciones de la historia son el cordón umbilical que une las vidas de cuatro personajes principales en el espacio y el tiempo.
THE BACK DOOR OF LADY JANE ST JOHN BRAYFORD by juliet bamford
You set the price! Words: 39,130. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency
No one could really blame Lady Jane Brayford for embarking on a passionate love affair with the game keeper Carter as her elderly husband is impotent. Yes, it does ring of Lady Chatterley's lover but I am sure DH Lawrence wouldn't mind. It is my story and much saucier than his!
Absence of Grace by I.A. Quinn
Series: ...those conniving Gods, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,910. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014 by Fountain Blue Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
You decide. We all die with a smile or not, but death didn’t end the trial or reveal the reason for the magic of joy or a plan to the pain. Not then. Not now. Is it as simple as the god’s ennui and idle quest for amusement? Here it is, my story for you to weigh. It is our journey, our places, our moments, and above all, this is what we did…
Mexican Radio And Other Short Stories, Volume I by Jaysen True Blood
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,070. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Mexican Radio And Other Short Stories, Volume I. a collection of fiction. science fiction/fantasy, historical fiction, westerns, contemporary fiction and suspense.
Escape from Way Station Manor by C. L. Snapp
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Lily, the only daughter of a wealthy mercantile shopkeeper follows her dream of empowering indentured passengers from the Orphan Train. She orchestrates an escape for seven orphaned children to travel to Indiana where they will establish a private home school. Hope and courage fill this story with great expectation, but it will be five generations before the dream is fulfilled.
Robert le magnifique by Bruno Robert des Douets
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 31. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
L'an 1035, un pèlerin venu des environs de Coutances était le témoin d'un spectacle irréel et poignant quelque-part au beau milieu des plateaux d'Anatolie. Semblant sortie d'un mirage, une caravane improbable allait croiser son chemin. C'était la pitoyable escorte de Robert, duc de Normandie, qui revenait des lieux saints.
Carthaginian Empire - Book 6 - The Viking Cycle by David Bowman
Series: Carthaginian Empire, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Previously only available as individual e-book short stories, this collection features episodes 29 to 32 of the original series.
Amarna Book II: Book of Hawara by Grea Alexander
Series: Amarna, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,270. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
King Mursili II’s only hope to restore his own Hittite Kingdom to greatness is to restore the Amarna line to power in Egypt, to atone for the sins of his father. Yet, with those closest to him being sacrificed in the process and the tide continuing to rise against them, how far is King Mursili prepared to go to see the prophecy fulfilled?
Seven Out by Kevin Moore
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Action
When a gun goes off on board the steamship, the adventurous fugitive Wil Driscoll abandons his plans for buying information on a priceless artifact to make a quick getaway. An ex-pilot turned treasure hunter, Wil had booked passage down the Mississippi River in order to learn the whereabouts of a century-old pistol. With less than an hour to jump ship, he must track down the pistol's thief.
Sensible Advice by Erin E.M. Hatton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,910. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Short Victorian Romance - A school teacher is the town's most confirmed spinster, much to the chagrin of her mother. When her mother's friend plots to set her up with her bachelor brother-in-law, Jane is caught up in a storm of well-meant advice. She never planned to chase a man, but love can spring from the unlikeliest places, and suddenly Jane will do almost anything to win the man she wants.