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Other Times, Other Places by Linda Swift
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,470. Language: American English. Published: July 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » USA
Leigh Anne Scott is born to a middle class Kentucky family in the midst of the Great Depression. Caught in the middle of constant battles between two different lifestyles and values, Leigh Anne must cope with the normal fears and fantasies of growing up against the background of a global war that scarcely touches her reality. View 1929 to 1945 through the eyes of a growing child.
Prometheus by Martin Marais
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
When two shepherds, out hunting a wolf, stumble across a raggedly-dressed man chained to an alter rock they find themselves in danger of becoming embroiled in the affairs of the gods in which mere mortals should not involve themselves. However, what else are two lowly, honourable shepherds to do in such situations, but become involved.
Shadow Duet: A Masks and Shadows Short Story by Stephanie Burgis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
18 months after the events of Masks and Shadows, Charlotte and Carlo are trying to build a new life together in distant London despite society's disapproval and their own families' repudiation. But will they really be able to continue their forbidden duet for long?
The White Rose and the Red by Bard of Burgh Conan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,490. Language: British English. Published: July 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Poetry » Medieval
The Battle of Wakefield, from a Conisbrough perspective. Richard Duke of York makes a rash sally from Sandal Castle only to find that he is facing 20,000 Lancastrians.
Forty Acres and a Mule by Darrel Bird
Price: Free! Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Josh Barnes has had most of his land stolen, and he marries a black girl just after the civil war. John Bertram is dead set on having the girl back on his farm. He takes her by force.
龍與鷹的搏鬥 by Chang C. Chen
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 660. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
華人最大的缺點 不在於長相平凡，而在於不會搞政治! 五千年來中國只有幾十個朝代，大家都以為當皇帝的就應該永遠當皇帝，做奴隸的就應該永遠做奴隸。 碰上乾隆這種庸才 老百姓就倒了大霉!乾隆對英國喬治三世說:"中國什麼都有，不需要與英國做貿易。"他這話讓英國決定賣鴉片給中國，於是，他的子孫就在其後二百年內，為他的傲慢付出了昂貴的代價。 相較之下，猶太人真懂政治! 他們當年差點被德國滅種，今天美國的猶太人，不到全美國2%的人口，但六百萬人幾乎全住在紐約州，暫當地人口的30%，在選舉中就舉足輕重了，卡特總統就曾表示:"我寧願政治上自殺，也不願傷害以色列的猶太人。" 這本書也是對廣東人、福建人的禮讚! 廣東人曾協助孫中山建立起亞洲第一個民主國家，也為全美華人立下不朽的法律傳奇，血跡斑斑。"奇士不可殺，殺之成天神"，僅以本書向所有用肉身寫法律的美國華人及其家屬，致上最高的敬意。
The World Beyond: A Novel of Ancient Greece by Deanna Madden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,590. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
429 B.C. Athens is at war. A plague is spreading across the city. And fifteen-year-old Rhea is facing an arranged marriage with a brutal older man. With time running out, she vows to catch a glimpse of the handsome young athlete Doros. Meanwhile, Maron, a gifted sculptor-slave she has befriended, urges her to shape her own destiny and risk all for love.
Blue Moon Bride by Susan Page Davis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,370. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In 1871, two young Easterners travel West, Ava to visit her childhood friend and Joe on business. They meet on the train and find themselves allies when they are robbed by an outlaw gang. While Ava emerges unscathed, Joe loses his job in the aftermath of the robbery. Will he land on his feet—and will he ever see Ava again? It only happens once in a blue moon.
Hostage to the Revolution by Diane Scott Lewis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,150. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Sequel to Escape the Revolution. In 1796, ruined countess Bettina Jonquiere leaves England after the reported drowning of her lover, Everett. In New Orleans she struggles to establish a new life for her children. Soon a ruthless Frenchman demands the money stolen by her father at the start of the French Revolution.
The Last Speech by L.W. Hewitt
Series: The Juno Letters, Book 9. Price: $2.79 USD. Words: 84,100. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
He stepped into view along the Tea House trail below the Berghof. The uniform was right. The cap was right. Sid could not see his face. A German Shepard bounced along beside him, into and out of the woods, the early November air crisp and clean, a smattering of snow filtering through the trees. Secretary Bormann stood with him ... as the crosshairs zeroed in. One more step ...
Buffalo Bill and the Magic Amulet by Timothy Ayers
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,050. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Children’s books » Biographical / United States
Twelve-year-old Josh Brand finds an amulet while visiting the Buffalo Bill Museum. He begins an exciting adventure as a time traveler into the life of the most famous cowboy of our time--Buffalo Bill. Buffalo Bill Cody was born in LeClaire, Iowa where Josh Brand lives and where the real Buffalo Bill Museum exists. On his visits to the Museum Josh enters the Archive Room of the museum and steps int
Shadow of Stone: The Pendragon Chronicles, Book 2 by Ruth Nestvold
Series: The Pendragon Chronicles. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 179,140. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
For over ten years, there has been peace in Britain after Arthur and his warriors soundly defeated the Saxons at the battle of Caer Baddon. But sometimes peace is deceptive ...
Shadows of the Mountain by Robert Prince
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,890. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
A novel portraying the grim reality of how the Aborigines, the original inhabitants of Australia, were treated during the early days of European settlement. This tragedy, as witnessed by members of the Mossman River tribe of Northern Australia, begins when Europeans arrive in their secluded valley in 1874. It then traces the next 100 years of their struggle for survival and recognition.
Living the Blues by Timothy Paterson
Price: Free! Words: 46,810. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Mike Howard's greatest desire was to experience the thrill of performing in a Jazz band. He was very interested in the history of jazz, especially the jazz era of the 1930's. He never dreamed that he would get the chance to fulfill his f=dream. His life would never be the same.
Choices by Laura Ware
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017 by JJ Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Preacher Joe Winters sees trouble ahead when Hank, a young man in his congregation, asks Winters to marry him and his pregnant girlfriend. Winters grows alarmed when he learns that Hank's girlfriend is a Negro. In Florida in 1961, interracial marriage isn't simply frowned upon - it is illegal. How can Winters find a way to please both man and God? And if he can't, who will he choose?
Ransom by Gilbert M. Stack
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,420. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Historical » USA
Lynne Winters is a not-too-successful real estate attorney caught in the middle of the kidnapping of the century in the mid-sized American city of Slate. Entangled in the problem against her will, she finds herself hindered more than helped by the efforts of the police and the victim's self-centered family. Can no one but Lynn remember that a young boy's life is at stake.
The Vines of Almaviva by Roger Edwards
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,900. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2017. Categories: Plays » European / Spanish & Portuguese, Fiction » Historical » General
The Vines of Almaviva is a three act libretto, written in rhyming couplets that is a sequel to "The Marriage of Figaro" in Pierre Beaumarchais's Figaro series.
The Silk Trade by Norbert Mercado
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,470. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Menachem was a young Jew who had been engaged in the silk and spice business for almost two years. The silk came from China, and the spices from India. Menachem and his friends bought the silk and the spices from Parthian businessmen in the city of Petra. Parthians bought these goods from China and from India, and sold these to enterprising Jews who traveled in caravans ...