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Betrayal: A Novel of Rome by Clifford Meyer
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 50,760. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Servius Curius has inherited the estate of his late grandfather, Lucius Curius, one of Cicero’s spies. After a visit from a stranger, and the delivery of an old document case, his slave attendant Demetrius, who has his own cryptic past, guides his young master to the revelation of a tragic family secret, interwoven with his reminiscences of witnessing the zenith of Cicero’s consulship.
Seven Fires by George Will
Price: Free! Words: 88,840. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Seven Fires is a novel that combines elements of Anisinabe (Ojibwe) sorcery, with high tech espionage and historical injustice - with a few days of fishing thrown in.
Daughters of Time by Kaalii Cargill
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 126,150. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Across a 4,000 year line of descent, an epic struggle arises to restore balance to a world gone awry. Weaving ancient Sumerian myth and legend into a modern story of intrigue and mystery, Daughters of Time brings to life an epic struggle across four millennia. Follow the line of daughters from ancient Sumer, Egypt, and Jerusalem, and discover a secret that will change the way you see the World.
Painted Children by Lydia Anne Klima
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,810. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Pompeii, Italy, AD 61. A Roman noblewoman gives up her hedonistic lifestyle to shelter street children in Ancient Rome. Meet Lady Alexandra Marcius as her new faith gets tested. A woman of regrets, “Lady Zan” shelters homeless boys and girls from the horror of the streets. As Zan’s new faith spreads throughout the empire, a paranoid emperor takes drastic measures to stop this new form of Judaism.
God's Earth: The Life of John Stuart Tapscott in the Great American West: Part 1 by Jason Wallace
Series: History and Historical Fiction · Rising Fast. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 146,640. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
John Stuart Tapscott, after service to the Confederacy, heads westward to find a life that doesn't resemble a mockery of everything he's ever known. He finds himself an adopted member of a band of Osage that wandered to Texas. A series of events thereafter display the necessity to him of his leaving his new family, becoming a miner, scout, and vigilante, never forgetting the Osage or Virginia.
Tiana ~ Gift of the Moon ~ Women of the Northland ~ Book 2 by Pinkie Paranya
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,370. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Tiana is fierce in battle, gentle in temperament, and has a quiet strength. She embodies the spirit of the Raven Mother and accepts the challenges before her with faith in her ancestry and the powers she has inherited. Tiana must face the trials of being a woman shaman in a male dominated society. After tragedy befalls her, she sets out alone to find her lost daughter...
The Revenant Detective, Volume 1: Deadly Role by P.J. Lozito
Price: Free! Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » USA
An assassin with a longbow is picking off men. Veterans. Men who served their country side by side. And now, one of them, a successful actor, finds himself in the crosshairs of the killer. Trying to stay alive becomes something more when his wife is taken. Now, a man used to playing roles for millions must take on a madman one-on-one, posing as any character necessary.
Ephron Son of Zohar by Michael J. Findley
Series: Ephron the Hittite. Price: Free! Words: 40,520. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Ephron has vital skills to ensure security and growth of their tribe. Zohar plans to use Ephron and his sister as peace children in arranged marriages. Marauding enemies and rising waters threaten the homelands of fellow Hittites but no one wants to sacrifice autonomy just for safety, food, clothing, and shelter. Tensions rise.They need strength, unity, and prosperity.
1780: A Time to Live Free or Die by Harrison Neese
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,910. Language: American English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
It was their darkest hour . . . when the British captured Charleston, South Carolina and with it, the entire southern American Army. Patriots everywhere gave up, ready to accept defeat and the cold winds of tyranny blew hard against the flickering flame of Liberty. Yet, there remained small bands of patriots—men and women—who would not quit . . .
Checkpoint Kalandia by Dixiane Hallaj
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,610. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by S & H Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
Life in a Palestinian refugee camp is filled with poverty, and hopeless frustration at the best of times—and 2001 is far from the best of times. Frequent curfews make it impossible for Muhammad to find work. He can no longer face the thought of crossing the military checkpoint, but all available jobs are on the other side. He decides to spend the only coin remaining to him--his life.
In the Shadow of the Pyramid by H.W. Moss
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,470. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Historical Fiction -- The whaling vessel Niantic picked passengers with Gold Fever off the beaches of Panama in 1849 and took them to San Francisco. The crew jumped ship. Niantic was hauled ashore and planted at the corner of Sansome and Clay as a hotel. Present day, Don Worthy discovers its hulk and claims the right of salvage. The story takes place in the past and present in San Francisco.
The Saturday Night Massacre: What Really Happened on October 20, 1973 by James Kirkpatrick Davis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,640. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house, Fiction » Historical » USA
The nation watched in astonishment as the Watergate scandal dominated media headlines for 26 months, leading ultimately to the only resignation of an American chief executive since the founding of the United States, the world’s oldest Constitutional republic. The culminating climactic events of October 20, 1973 shattered the Nixon administration beyond repair.
Cuadro de Tinieblas by J.D. Lisbona
Price: $3.17 USD. Words: 94,110. Language: Spanish. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Occult
¿Existen cuadros malditos? ¿De dónde surgen? ¿Qué influencia ejercen sobre quien los contempla? ¿Qué se esconde tras las leyendas negras de grandes pintores como El Bosco, o de sus enigmáticas obras?... Estas y otras cuestiones entretejen la historia de Cuadro de Tinieblas. ¿Te atreves a adentrarte en el lado oculto de la Pintura para descubrir sus secretos?
Bar 10 8: Gold of the Bar 10 by Boyd Cassidy
Series: Bar 10 Western. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,460. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In GOLD OF THE BAR 10, Gene Adams and his riders are loaded down with gold coin. This proves too much of a temptation to a gang of outlaws. Adams and his men must rely on their guile and guns to remain alive. But they are also unaware that two killers have kidnapped Johnny’s sweetheart, Nancy. Can these legendary riders survive the dangers looming on all sides?
Fargo 6: Valley of Skulls by John Benteen
Series: A Neal Fargo Adventure, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,270. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Fargo was after two things: a priceless cannon and a beautiful woman. But the only way to the Valley of the Skulls was through land so primitive that word of revolution would not have reached it. There was a reward out for him in Guatemala and there were the bandits in Yucatan, and they would have stalked him all the way, if they did not kill him for his guns and outfit first . . .
Lassiter 2: The Man from Del Rio by Peter McCurtin
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,060. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
When Lassiter found a man with two arrows in his back, he picked his pockets for some easy money. He left the corpse to bury itself and high-tailed it into a situation that had him fighting for his life from the very beginning. Lassiter’s trying to find a hoard of buried silver worth a cool $100,000. The only trouble is, ten other tough hombres have all got the same idea. High western adventure.
Hart the Regulator 7: Arkansas Breakout by John B. Harvey
Series: A Hart the Regulator Western. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,360. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The train had a very special cargo as far as Hart the Regulator was concerned. His lady and her two young kids were aboard. Then the desperadoes came. He'd fought them before, back in the town of Caldwell. Lead flies like a red-hot hailstorm and one of the victims is one of those kids. Hart has a vengeance run on his hands now. Those killers will pay in blood and he will do the debt collecting.
The Floating Outfit 1: The Ysabel Kid by J.T. Edson
Series: The Floating Outfit. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,230. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The war was over. The South had lost. But the Texas rebels of the Floating Outfit were too busy to surrender. They must go down into Mexico to convince Bushrod Sheldon to come back to Texas so the US can aid Juarez. They had to smuggle a thousand Henry repeaters across the border to Juarez--and to do it they needed the help of the bad-hat, war-wise kid named the Ysabel Kid. First time in eBook.
Caldera - Book III - A Man of Blood by Dan Baldwin
Series: Caldera. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,320. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Caldera continues his quest to find and determine the meaning of family within the violent times at the end of the Apache Wars. His quest is hampered by the arrival of an unknown half-brother, a Harvard educated tinderfoot with plans for a takeover of his (and Caldera’s) father’s enormous business empire.
La Pandilla de la Calle Perdida by Juan Brian Doyle
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 29,880. Language: Spanish. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
En esta publicación, Juan Brian Doyle introduce al lector en un mundo de fantasías que tienen mucho de realidad, pleno de imágenes cotidianas y familiares. Con cierta nostalgia por los años y las costumbres perdidas, pero con una agudeza admirable para observar pequeñeces del mundo próximo que rodea a los niños de esta y otras épocas, Una visión de la infancia con la que el lector se identificará