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A Safe Haven by Lilian Gafni
Series: Flower from Castile, 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,160. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Isabella continues her search for Miguel, despite the truth that he has met his death on the pirate ship. Columbus’s promise to find gold in large quantities for the Spanish crown has become elusive, sifting as sand through his fingers. The refugees from Castile’s forced exile are now faced with a new threat—Portugal has promised the Spaniard Monarchs to expel all non-Christians from their lands.
The New World by Lilian Gafni
Series: Flower from Castile, 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,870. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The year 1493 ushers in a New World, and Columbus is on a voyage with the Santa Maria, the Pinta, and the Niña to reach the Indies by sailing west. João Treves, one of his sailors, blackmails Columbus—threatening to reveal a secret that could ruin him—compelling Columbus to stow away Conversos on his next voyage. When the journey stretches longer than their food stores, the crew becomes fearful.
A Year Without Summer by Norbert Mercado
Series: THE ENSOMO SERIES. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » General
"The wicked man who destroys the earth won’t last long, and he will eventually be swallowed by the earth," Engineer Timothy Muller, the Operations Chief of the Bechtel Corporation, said as he addressed more than fifty people that day. The crowd was mainly composed of engineers and firefighters hired by the company to help put out the flames coming from the oil wells and refineries in Kuwait.
The Man in the Canary Waistcoat by Susan Grossey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,430. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In this new mystery, Constable Sam Plank suspects there may be a link between a suicide, an embezzler, an arsonist and a thief in Regency London. As his steadfast wife becomes involved in his investigations, and with a keen young police officer now under his command, Sam finds himself leading them all into a confrontation with some ruthless and brutal adversaries.
The American Deluge by Uri Norwich
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 115,770. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
It is a story of one man, who is spearheading subversion of our Constitutional system, destruction of our society, and our way of life. Ironically, he had been saved once by the very same people he is trying to destroy. In the end, he himself is just a puppet in a much larger game.
Let's Make This Believable by Jason Wallace
Series: Novels, Novellas, and Short Stories · History and Historical Fiction · Hot Picks · Rising Fast · Freebies, Book 17 · Most Downloaded. Price: Free! Words: 260. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(3.60 from 5 reviews)
Flash Story: Have you ever wondered if the things beheld by your public eye are only figments fed to you by the corporate news machine? This is a short, humorous take on the possibility of news media fakery, particularly, space travel. Get a behind the scenes look at the struggles of the actors involved.
The Pirate's Apprentice by L.M. Batstone
Series: The Pirate's Apprentice, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 45,170. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America(5.00 from 1 review)
John desperately wants to join Bellamy's crew and will do anything to prove his worth to Captain Black Sam. Defying his mother is only the beginning. As John is spurred on by blind ambition, his actions become so impetuous that even Black Sam is caught off guard. Inspired by a true story.
Poor Lord Ritchie's Answer by JZ Murdock
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A medieval Lord is sent to deliver a gift to his enemies in order to complete a negotiated peace and save his Royal family. But he has a few problems along the way. Are the problems his, or is someone trying to convince him he is insane? Or, is something else entirely going on? A winner in Rutger Hauer's International Short Story contest of 2004.
Mea Culpa Document of London by JZ Murdock
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Horror » Occult
A medieval Witch Hunter and Judge of the Inquisition has a problem; the same one his mentor had to deal with years before. This is a document that was found by a modern researcher, who had his own problems (further explored in “Death of Heaven” as "Vaughan's Theorem").
Salvation's Secrets (The Loflin Legacy Prequel) by Catherine Wolffe
Price: Free! Words: 26,900. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Historical(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A Prequel to The Loflin Legacy series by Catherine Wolffe Seth Loflin didn't expect to discover the love of his young life bathing in the creek on Loflin land. Yet Celia satisfies his body and his heart the moment he sees her. But trouble isn't far away when his father finds out about his oldest son's summer romance with the beautiful Comanche half-breed.
Anna's Antipova by Chris Perman
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 119,200. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Set in a very small Norfolk (England) village and the area surrounding it from the beginning to the end of the Second World War in Europe.
Across the Rift by H.Ann Ackroyd
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,630. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » General, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The storyline follows the lives of members of the same family living in three locations during World War Two: Britain, Nazi-occupied Austria and Southern Rhodesia in Africa. On the British side, Malcolm is present at Dunkirk and his mother, Helen, experiences the bombing of London.
Colonial Adventure : Graphic Novella and Short Stories in Rhythmic Prose by H.Ann Ackroyd
Price: Free! Words: 12,120. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Historical fiction, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Colonial Adventure is a graphic novella written in rhythmic prose depicting a slice of British colonial history (1936—1977) as experienced by individuals on both sides of the racial conflict.
Book 14- Streets Paved with Gold by Clive Cooke
Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: Free! Words: 6,220. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The year is 1901 during the Anglo-Boer war. A small town in the Northern Cape is under siege by the Boers. Food in the town is in short supply. Officially, the indigenous black and brown population are not involved in the war. It is a white man’s war. However, food shortages affect everyone. Bullets and shells kill indiscriminately. Can one really say it is a white man’s war?
A Lark Ascending by John Campbell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,960. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
While trailing suspicious youths in Whitechapel, 13-year-old Malcolm stumbles upon a plot to purge Limehouse of its Chinese inhabitants. Someone dear to him is murdered and a mysterious young woman offers her help to find the killer, but the alliance complicates his life even further. When he discovers the connection between the murder and the looming crisis, will he be up to the challenge?
My Love, My Enemy by Joe B. Hewitt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,030. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Fairfax and Cassandra are happily married and deeply in love, however they take different sides in the Civil War. Although Cassandra is from an aristocratic Virginia family of slaveholders, she hates slavery. When the war breaks out, Fairfax goes to the front as a Confederate army officer. Cassandra is recruited as a Union spy.
Jessie James - Lady Bushranger by Raymond Boyd Dunn
Series: Outlaws of Australia. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,130. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Adventure » Action
You share the emotions of a teenager as she frees herself from her present life of drudgery, and becomes a bushranger, because she yearns for a new, adventurous lifestyle.
Adobe Walls by Nicolas Z Porter
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Wes Crowley, a former Texas Ranger and US marshal from Santa Fe, has at long last given up his search to find a turncoat... and then he does.
The Alhambra Decree by Lilian Gafni
Series: Flower from Castile, 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 123,060. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The year is 1491, and sixteen-year-old Isabella Obrigon is kidnapped from her privileged life. When told she isn’t of Spanish noble blood, but rather the child of a Jewish woman who died in childbirth, Isabella becomes personally embroiled in the terror of the Inquisition. She finds herself imprisoned in the famed fortress of Alhambra, where she encounters the mysterious Miguel Costa.