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Loyal Valley: Assassination by Elisabeth G. Wolfe
Series: Loyal Valley, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,100. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In December of 1869, Maj. Clint Donovan, formerly of the Union's First Texas Cavalry, is asked to help military intelligence stop a plot to assassinate Governor-elect E. J. Davis—and then learns that the same conspirators murdered his parents and brother during the war. Can a blind engineer find the solution in a failed experiment before disaster strikes the Donovans again?
Till Debt Do Us Part by Guy Herman
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 27,700. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
'Till Debt Do Us Part' explores the psychological and societal origins of Capitalism tracing its passage from an Agrarian society with a patriarchal structure caring for extended family from which arose the 'rule of law' through the replacement of Commonwealth by Corporate Wealth and the decline of family structure. Without the moral structure arising from of a direct relationship to a core family
A New Place in Life by Jessica Gober
Series: The Rockford Life Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,950. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
After spending seven years in the West, not much intimidates Dan Rockford. But guiding a wagon party full of woefully unprepared families on the Oregon Trail proves no easy task. The young guide clashes with the wealthy Southern gentlemen organizing the trip while looking out for his brother’s family and contending with his feelings for his boss’ daughter.
Yesterday Once More by Stella Whitelaw
Series: Once More Series, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,580. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Historical » General
A collection of historical short stories Table for Two (1537) Run Crimson (1587) The Second Ark (1646) The Loblolly Boy (1805) Diary of Dr Arthur Southwick (1881) Southpaw (1939) Jubilee Jones ( 1939) The Dome is Square and Made of Jelly (1880 – 2000)
Divine Discovery by R. William Rogers
Series: Settlers of South Park, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,550. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Along with the settling of the South Park Basin, comes the need to build the necessary structures on the individual homesteads. But when Becky falls deathly ill, things look bleak for her and her intended, Seth Clarkson. Life in the South Park Basin gets even further complicated when the bank in Fairplay is robbed and the identities of the robbers are known to at least one of the Clarksons
A Magpie Mourning by Bunny Mitchell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,850. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Portraying Sussex life at the end of the nineteenth century, this is a story of conflicts within a family, of injustice, misunderstandings and hidden passions, distrust and disappointments, and how that family is perceived by the villagers based on half truths and gossip.
The Bell Witch by John F.D. Taff
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,910. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal(5.00 from 1 review)
A historical horror novel/ghost story based on what is perhaps the most well-documented poltergeist case to occur in the United States. The Bell Witch is, at once, a historical novel, a ghost story, a horror story and a love story all rolled into one. “An outstanding read by one of my favorite horror writers of all time.” ~ Rhiannon Elizabeth Irons, TrulyDisturbing.com
Fancy Vol 6: Virginia City by David N. Walker
Series: Fancy, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,190. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Leaving the railroad, Fancy moves to Virginia City to take on the Comstock Lode. After she builds a hotel, restaurant and saloon, she decides to invite her banker friend Bob Gentry to join her in building a bank. Finally, she discovers she herself has been standing in the way of her own happiness. She realizes all of a sudden that she is in love with Gentry and has been for a long time.
Sagao de Egil (Traduko al Esperanto) by Baldur Ragnarsson
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 77,610. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: August 6, 2013 by Mondial. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
SAGAO EL ISLANDO: “Sagao de Egil" prezentas grandiozan kaj neforgeseblan homon, vikingon, kiu estas egalulo de reĝoj je volforto kaj sagaco kaj supera al ĉiuj kiel batalisto kaj poeto. Li estas senindulga al tiuj, kiuj lin ofendas, kruda, okaze preskaŭ malhomeca, sed tiu krudeco estas mildigita per la humuro de la aŭtoro.
On the Strength of Wings by Christine Matthews
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,010. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Abigail Belshaw is a practical woman born into a family of practical men and artistic women in 1828. At the age of ten she meets her future husband, Samuel Gray, but their friendship is cut short when Samuel's family is killed and he is sent to live with his godfather. Abigail must follow her husband west, against her wishes. This is her story.
Ruby - Book 1 (Daughters of the Dagger Series) by Elizabeth Rose
Series: Daughters of the Dagger, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,390. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Read free prequel book, and watch book trailer Ruby, one of the four daughters of an earl is chosen to be married to Lord Nyle Sheffield, also known as the Lord of Death. Nyle is on a secret mission for the king and after the death of three wives he is certain it was not accidental as it seems, but that they were murdered. Ruby is his bait, as she can wield a sword and defend herself like a man.
Nietzsche, A Fictional Biography by Suzanne Steinberg
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 196,740. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
There are no answers to humanity's pain, but Nietzsche was one of the few men who dared to look into the abyss and ask why.
The Marquis' Masquerade by Ellie Cort
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,660. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Lord Aiden Masters must launch his late fiancée's younger sister, Lady Celia Fairburne, on the Marriage Mart. It's a duty he disdains nearly as much as he disdains Lady Celia herself. At wit's end, and trapped between abhorrent duty and percolating desire, Lord Masters arranges a betrothal between his ward and a distant relative--a relative that does not exist except in name only: His!
The Coffin Maker's Daughters - Blind Bargain by Bunny Mitchell
Series: The Coffin Maker's Daughters, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 142,470. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(5.00 from 8 reviews)
A novel set in Victorian England. When Lily Spencer, naive and vulnerable, marries Charles Nightingale they strike a Blind Bargain for neither knows much about the other. But Lily discovers a dark secret that Charles has kept hidden.Lily struggles to rise above the pain of delusion and cope with a life devoid of physical love. A story of intrigue, misunderstandings, love, hate and revenge.
Der Hexenjäger by Peter Heisser
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,610. Language: German. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Die Handlung spielt sich in der Mitte des 17. Jahrhunderts in Lindheim, einem kleinen Städtchen im heutigen Hessen, ab. Zur Folge der Ernennung eines neuen Oberschultheiß durch die regierenden Burgherren entwickelt sich eine Hexenverfolgung, die in ihrem Umfang nahezu einzigartig ist. Der Plan vom Schultheiß geht darauf aus, sich an dem Besitz der Opfer zu bereichern.
Leopardkill - A Cavalry Tale by Jonathan Hopkins
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,810. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A thrilling war novel set against the dramatic backdrop of the Peninsular War that saw a small British force pitched against Napoleon’s Grande Armee.
The Devil Wept by Robert D. Jones
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,390. Language: American English. Published: August 2, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
“You are cordially invited to attend a weeklong gathering. The world, once exhilarating, has grown tedious...” An unlikely band of scoundrels are invited by an unknown host, and asked to share their most exciting and incriminating tales. Outlaws, cowboys, and lawmen all take turns telling their stories at a campfire each night as one thing becomes clear: someone will not survive the week.
Da Captain and the Legend of the Highway Man by Brandon Noel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,940. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
During the days of the wild west, there were men, there were outlaws, and then - there were legends. In this exciting new western, two legends of the Old West face off against each other. When a famous bounty hunter is hired to take out a troublesome masked man who has the support of the locals. The entire town is caught in the crossfire between Da Captain and the mysterious Highway Man
CASE 666 - Travesty of Justice by Bob McCarthy
Price: $6.66 USD. Words: 50,030. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Of 58 women condemned to death since Confederation, only 11 were executed. Only one of those hanged, Elizabeth Workman, received a recommendation of clemency from the jury involved. Unanswered to this date is the question of why Elizabeth Workman remains as the sole exception to the acceptance of the recommendation for mercy in the case of women sentenced to execution here in Canada.