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Companions by Peter Darman
Series: The Parthian Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 179,950. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
This, the fifth volume in the ‘Parthian Chronicles’ series, is set in the time between ‘Parthian Dawn’ and ‘Parthian Vengeance’. It tells the story of Pacorus and a band of companions who embark on a mission to rescue one who was left behind in Italy after the Spartacus slave revolt. The quest will lead them to the city of Ephesus where gladiatorial games are being held.
The Cinder Crown by DR Stokes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 147,140. Language: British English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Intrigue, revolution, and war. Rescued from her abusive step-mother by the spymaster Countess Maria, Cordelia is feted and loved by the people as their beloved Cinderella. Beneath the surface however, the country is teetering on the edge of bloody revolution and deadly factions. If she is to survive, Cordelia must quickly learn to navigate this dangerous new world, or else be destroyed.
Reign of the Voice by Jordan Foye
Series: Legend of the Voice. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,490. Language: American English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
There is an abandoned mansion in Virginia called Underwood. It is haunted by the spirits of the past who are ruled over by Christina, a spirit consumed by rage and hate. Denied death, the spirits' only hope for peace lies in five unsuspecting teenagers who've just arrived. They must figure out how to bring the spirits peace while avoiding Christina's murderous intent.
In de ketel by Anna Coudenys & William Peynsaert
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 8,450. Language: Dutch. Published: July 8, 2014 by De Scriptomanen. Categories: Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Historical » General
Olga is een veteraan van de grote slag bij Stalingrad. Haar hele borst hangt vol met medailles. Elk jaar trommelt men haar op voor de traditionele herdenking. Die heldenstatus zint haar echter niet en smaakt zuur in haar mond. De jaarlijkse ceremonie is wel het lievelingsmoment van haar jongere broer, die de glorie van zijn zus graag naar zich toe trekt... Een tragikomische toneelmonoloog!
Maddy and the Gambler by Aubrey McKnight
Series: Ladies of the Abberly Theater, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,270. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
In Victorian London, a horribly scarred seamstress finds herself gambling on the healing love of a viscount's gadabout son.
The Observer by Natalie Wexler
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,430. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
One young woman recklessly defies expectations about a lady's proper place. Another, her maid, is secretly spying on her mistress's indiscretions. Based on real events, The Observer spins a universal tale of forbidden ambition, frustrated love, and ultimately, empathy across boundaries of class and culture.
Blue: A Novel on the Civil War by Joe G Poindexter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,340. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Historical
In 1860, after his girlfriend is enticed to marry a parson, David Lofland leaves Hickory Flats, Tenn., to relocate to Arkansas with his family. They experience disappointment and tragedy as they seek a new life. Depressed over his loss and saddened by other family events, David joins the Confederate Army in 1862. The war brings more grief, bitterness, and sadness. Even God seems against him.
Helga: Growing Up in Hitler's Germany by Karen Truesdell Riehl
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,620. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ten-year-old Helga is forced to join the Hitler youth weekly meetings. Lies and treats are used to build her allegiance to the Fuhrer. As the war draws nearer to Berlin, Helga is sent away to a Youth Training Camp. Her slow disillusionment and harrowing escape home, is a coming-of-age story of a young girl's survival of Nazi mind control. A 2015 San Diego Book Awards Winner.
El Holocausto de Todos los Tiempos by Carlos J. Sanchez Sanchez
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 148,540. Language: Spanish. Published: July 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Les tomó meses a los del Viejo Mundo llegar al Nuevo Continente y empezar el encuentro más cruel contra civilizaciones desiguales, que supera a cualquier otro exterminio. Lo que nos pasó destruyó a todas las naciones indígenas y, lamentablemente, no estamos étnicamente unidos para denunciar ante la Corte Penal Internacional, con sede en La Haya, nuestra continua aniquilación.
The Shield by Nachman Kataczinsky
Series: Shield, Book One. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 133,940. Language: American English. Published: July 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Historical » General(2.50 from 2 reviews)
The Shield is a riveting story of conflicting emotions and ideologies in the tradition of Harry Turtledove and S. M. Stirlings’s Island in the Sea of Time. Twenty-first century Israel finds itself transferred to 1941 days before Nazi Germany plans to attack the Soviet Union. Opportunities abound for changing history and the population – including terrorists, tourists, diplomats, and pacifists.
The Killing Sands by Samayesan Hoole
Price: Free! Words: 6,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Deep in the labyrinth that snakes under the Colosseum, a Thracian gladiator waits for the chance to write his fate into the sands.
1914 by Griff Hosker
Series: The British Ace. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,870. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The story of a young soldier who joins the cavalry to fight in France in 1914. After the horrors of a cavalry charge against machne guns he transfers to the R.F.C where he becomes a gunner and observer. Eventually he becomes a pilot and shows a flair for aerial combat. Set against the backdrop of England in 1914 it shows the contrast between life in England and the brutal war in Flanders.
Lightning Wolves by DavidLeeSummers1
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,620. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014 by Sky Warrior Book Publishing/ Sky Warrior Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
It's 1877 and Russians forces occupy the Pacific Northwest. They are advancing into California. New weapons have proven ineffective or dangerously unstable. The one man who can help has disappeared into Apache Country, hunting ghosts. A healer and a former sheriff lead a band into the heart of the invasion to determine what makes the Russian forces so unstoppable while a young inventor attempts...
Great Timber Race by Tim Champlin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,510. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Western
The map of America is changing--no less so in the brawling Pacific Northwest, where powerful lumber barons pit their ambition against settlers who've staked their lives on land they've reclaimed from wilderness. Now, to expand their empire even further, the timber kings have declared a schooner race to the finish over raw, turbulent ocean. The stakes are a dazzling cache of gold and currency.
Shadow Catcher by Tim Champlin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,260. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Western
Matt Tierney and Wiley Jenkins risk their lives to rescue photographer Paddy Burke and his young assistant from an Apache massacre. There's gold, silver and copper--and danger aplenty--on the trail ahead, where politics and banditry make a dynamite mix that can blow the Arizona Territory sky-high. Only Matt's and Wiley's dead-aimed six guns, backed up by Paddy's newfangled, see-all camera, can b
Mysterious Destiny Bright Lights and Thunder Part II by D. J. Holmes
Price: Free! Words: 69,560. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
At the end of his journey in the time portal, Gray Wolf finds himself on a Caribbean beach in the middle of a group of pirates. His destiny changes as he begins to live life as he never knew that it could be lived. As a young boy his parents were honest and loving; now he would become a full fledged pirate under the tutelage of the famous, ruthless Caribbean pirate, Black Beard.
Due Unto: Denmark Vesey's Story by K. F. Jones
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,260. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » General
Due Unto by K. F. Jones, Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award semifinalist. In 1799, Denmark wins the East Bay Lottery. With the money he buys his freedom and more. When everything he holds dear is threatened Denmark must ultimately answer the question, to what extremes will he go to protect his family, his life? --- What would you do?
Always the Music by Elizabeth Elson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 129,350. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Always the Music is based on the life of Cosima, Franz Liszt’s illegitimate daughter. Burdened by life in the shadow of three musical geniuses, Cosima decides to embrace happiness, a plan which scandalizes Paris and Berlin salons. How she succeeds and how her decision affects the world of music is a compelling tale of one woman’s courage and love.
The Dumnonian Hoard: Rosenberg Twins Adventure #1 by Adrien Leduc
Price: Free! Words: 57,940. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Medieval, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Fourteen year old Sarah Rosenberg and her twin brother Joshua are spending the summer in France on an archaeological expedition with their Uncle Marty. However, what begins as a relaxing and fun-filled vacation quickly becomes a dangerous and harrowing adventure when the twins cross paths with a pair of ruthless antique smugglers. Will the twins find the treasure they seek before it's too late?
AD29 by Tony Sadgrove
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,490. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Emperor Tiberius needs to increase revenue. He decides to increase the tribute paid by the provinces. One, Judea, is a problem. He sends Publius to engineer a situation which will force the local government, the Sanhedrin, to comply. This is Publius' solution.