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Goldcord Asylum
Price: $3.28 USD. Words: 146,580. Language: British English. Published: June 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Preston, 1866: Time is running out for Goldcord Asylum. Professional pride, personal ideals, financial pressures and dark secrets compete to determine whether Goldcord will survive. In the midst of this maelstrom of conflicting interests, Ivy Squire is committed. A strange young woman, so self-destructive that she must be kept in isolation, Ivy begins to reveal her story to new nurse Tilly Swann.
A Quick Guide to “The Wanderer”
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 3 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 131. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
“The Wanderer” is also titled “Female Difficulties.” It was published in the month of March in the year 1814 by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown.
Celtic Dreams of Glory: The Dramatic Story of the Only King of All Wales
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,590. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
CELTIC DREAMS OF GLORY - Set in Wales in pre-Norman times, this unusual and gripping novel deals with a time period few writers have explored. The story follows the battles and personal triumphs of Gruffyd ap Llewelyn as he becomes the first and only King of All Wales in 1057, and embraces the lives of his two greatest supporters, Gwriad and Dafydd, the sons of the famous General Cydweli.
An Accidental God: The Evolution of Religion, or How a Boy from the Dawn of Civilization Became the God of Jews, Christians, and Muslims
Price: Free! Words: 83,420. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 by Double Triangle Press LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Through a series of accidents, a boy from the dawn of civilization became the God worshiped today by billions. Coincidental events and human misunderstanding take the place traditionally occupied by the hand of God. When Abraham sees that only one of the idols on his altar remains standing during an earthquake, he is launched on a journey that takes him to new lands and new ways of thinking.
Knight Prisoner
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,370. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 by Vagabondage Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
In 1470, in the great City of London, the great French poet, François Villon, was in trouble. He had a talent for it. Carted off to Newgate prison, he is thrown into the company of that master of English crime and prose, Sir Thomas Malory. Knight Prisoner is told by Fremin—Villon’s put-upon secretary who has never had an adventure of his own.
The Monster's Daughter
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 98,110. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013 by Green Snake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Dr. Frankenstein's monster has a daughter, and the monster lives—happily—with his daughter, Emily, in the Old West, where even the monstrous can make a life and a fortune—until one day a bad man kidnaps Emily, and everything changes.
The People's Warrior
Series: Andy Johansson Series: Box Set. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,420. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Nonfiction » History » Native American
This story is told through the eyes of eight-year-old Andy Johansson, who along with his family set off in a wagon train for the Montana gold fields. The wagon train is massacred while Andy is away, and he’s captured by a young Sioux warrior who believes Andy is a spirit sent to him by the Great Wakhan Thanka.
The Bronze God of Rhodes
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 146,310. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » General
Chares of Lindos was a Greek sculptor born on the island of Rhodes. A pupil of Lysippos, Chares eventually built the Colossus of Rhodes, now considered to be one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. These memoirs present the trials and tribulations (some of them hilarious) of the sculptor as he undertakes various projects and is forced into a number of adventures.
The Ferryman's Daughter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,710. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
An enjoyable tale of love, adventure and an unexpectedly entertaining night spent in a medieval Welsh inn.
The Juno Letters
Series: The Juno Letters, Book 1. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 91,660. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » War
Letters discovered in a tin box hidden in the foundation of a small cottage in Normandy reveal a terrible secret. Antoine's world was collapsing. His beautiful Marianne, his precious daughter Ariele, missing. The lives of hundreds - perhaps thousands - of allied soldiers preparing to storm Juno Beach on D-Day literally are in his hands.
Young Mr. Darcy in Love
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,770. Language: American English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency
In Altman’s seventh installment of The Darcys and the Bingleys, she follows the children of the characters of Pride and Prejudice as they struggle to right the wrongs of the past and find their own wedded bliss.
Deception Past
Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 85,150. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013 by Katmoran Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
As a child, Sand remembered living before. She remembered her death in Dachau, but she didn't have a name for her past life identity until a former friend claimed it as her own.
Dragonfly Dreams
Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 98,340. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013 by Katmoran Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Daphne Robin is ecstatic. She has just married Richard, the most wonderful man she's ever met, and they will honeymoon in Scotland. But on the eve of their departure, Daphne has a terrifying nightmare about Richard that leaves her shaken.
Five Flowers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 107,410. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013 by Katmoran Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Five Flowers is the story of five women who find themselves drawn together through several lifetimes. The challenges they face deal with love, betrayal and finding their way to personal independence.
The Disciple Scroll
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,910. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
As the Babylonian empire threatened to conquer ancient Jerusalem, the Hebrew prophet Jeremiah exhorted and beseeched it's people to follow their moral mission. Into a scroll written for his grandson, fifty years after Jeremiah’s death, Baruch unburdens his heart about his entangled ties with the prophet, recalling a vanished world of teeming Jerusalem alleys and markets.
Kenyas neue Hoffnung
Series: Kenyas Geschichte, six. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 227,760. Language: German. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Das sechste Buch der großen kenyanischen Familien-Saga, erzählt vor dem Hintergrund wahrer geschichtlicher Begebenheiten. Sein 89. Geburtstag steht vor der Tür und er stellt bei einem Rückblick auf sein Leben fest, wie wenig sich im Land, der Republic Kenya, verändert hat.
Red River Ruse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,680. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Lawyer Billy Cambridge, a retired Texas Ranger, and his best friend, vaquero and ranch foreman Nacho Graves, set out by stagecoach from Pecos, Texas, to deliver $20,000 in cash to a client in Fort Smith, Arkansas. When the stagecoach is held up and Cambridge and Nacho lose the twenty grand, they set out on a dangerous quest to recover the money and bring the outlaws to justice . . .
Encounter on the Caelian Hill
Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The gladiators of General Marius' revolutionary army run rampant through the streets of Rome, slaughtering the supporters of Sulla. Is this the end of the reign of law and order, or will one of the rebels put a stop to the bloodshed?
Lady Gwendolyn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,400. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
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Mystery, intrigue and romance in medieval England and Scotland follow a young maid as she takes on her lady's identity.
The Warsaw Conspiracy (The Poland Trilogy, Book 3)
Series: The Poland Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,780. Language: American English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » General
THE WARSAW CONSPIRACY unfolds as a family saga set against the November Rising (1830-1831), partitioned Poland’s daring challenge to the Russian Empire. The story portrays two brothers and their fates in love and war. Both Michał and Józef find themselves caught up in the vortex of a daring plot to abduct the Grand Duke of Russia in order to instigate a general insurrection.