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Big Bold Beowulf by Geoff Boxell
Series: Grimm Tales. Price: Free! Words: 19,560. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient(5.00 from 1 review)
The true story of Beowulf as told by an old man who was there. At least that is what Grimm is telling 21st Century London schoolboy Jamie.
If You Go Down In The Woods by Geoff Boxell
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 87,710. Language: British English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The French invasion of England in 1215-1217 is little known fact. Helping England's King John fight the French were bands of archers under a man known as Willikin of the Weald. Willikin did not have an army; he had small bands of ordinary freemen willing to lay down their lives to remain free of French rule. Two of those men were the twin brothers Godfrey and Thomas Wulfson of Iping.
History of Murders Committed in Fairbury, Illinois by Dale Maley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,780. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Every town has its fair share of murders. In Fairbury's almost 160 years of existence, there have been eight recorded murders. This short story reviews the associated history behind each of these murder cases. If you are interested in early Fairbury area history, this short story will help you understand the history
Dreams & Secrets by DuannaLee Petersen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,480. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Historical
1870 Sacramento, California -- Villainous manipulations disrupted MaryJo's family, throwing both factions into chaos for eighteen years. The reality of MaryJo's dream reunion with her father was problematic, requiring secrets to protect them all. Her father's life as a widower was legally fraudulent, and his new family must be protected. MaryJo could marry her stepbrother to conceal the problems.
Emily and Jacob: A Historical Romance of the American West by Jill Star
Series: The McLeod Brothers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,680. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015 by Bil Howard. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The McLeod Brothers were sons of a Virginia Tobacco Plantation owner. After the War Between the States, each of them begins to find his way west to carve out his own niche as America begins to grow and discover that the strength of a Frontier woman is a necessary part of creating that niche.
Found Note by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A 1300-word short story about a man who discovers an old note intentionally hidden in an old Charlotte apartment. He then follows the mysterious note's directions.
Every 2 Minutes by Janet Roberts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,470. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
this moving book tells the story of a young british man who, to his horror, find that, whilst in india, he has contracted the dreaded disease of leprosy. there is no cure and no hope, he just has to spend his life in a leper colony. but instead he lives a full and worthwhile life, brimming love. It is a story that will warm your heart and remain long in your memory.
Gold a'Locks And The Three Weres by Steve Dunn
Price: Free! Words: 15,660. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal(5.00 from 1 review)
The true events that inspired Goldilocks And The Three Bears! A NOVELETTE - also includes VIKING RESURRECTION Preview
Turnabout in Fair Play by DuannaLee Petersen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,980. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
FAIR PLAY, TEXAS, 1872 Young Jeremy lost his heart to Diana, but now having come of age and being of means to provide for a family on his horse ranch, he pursues winning Diana's heart. Ten years his senior and considered on the shelf, though flattered by Jeremy's attentions and persistence, Diana has resigned herself to spinsterhood. Does Jeremy have a smidgeon of a chance?
SNAFU: Everyone Has Their Demons by Nick Carcano
Price: Free! Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 11 reviews)
The South Pacific - 1942 When most of Matt Turner's fighter squadron is destroyed by Japanese Zeroes with demonic protection, he expects his after-action report to land him in the loony bin. Instead, he finds himself recruited by a shadowy government agency to test a supernatural countermeasure before the Japanese strike a deathblow against the U.S. Navy and win the war in the Pacific theater.
El Nacimiento de un Sueño by Bil Howard
Series: The Belle of Colombia. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,320. Language: Spanish. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Atrapados en la lucha por la independencia de España, el capitán Santiago Eduardo Vásquez se encuentra encerrado en otra batalla cuando Ana Maribel Arboleda captura su corazón en la plaza de Zipaquirá.
Just for Kicks by Geoff Boxell
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 44,650. Language: British English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A semi-auto biographical novel written by a South London Rocker known as, ‘GR’, this book looks at the dangerous and exciting 1960’s. Whilst others cringed at their antics, both Mods and Rockers were out to enjoy themselves. It was just that the adult world didn’t seem to appreciate their ideas of fun!
Big Mable's Curse by M. Demetrice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Mashups
Big Mable, a former slave, remembers the day she was given the important task of issuing curses to the worthy and the deserved. After two centuries as Curse Giver, her body has finally declined into old age. Unable to shed the curse-giving energy, she sits in her rocking chair surrounded by photos of distant family, memories of a slave owner who loved her, and the man that denied her his love.
History Write Now: South Auckland Writers at the Papakura Museum by James George
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015 by Manukau Counties Writers Fund. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Essay » Author profile
Ever wondered about the history of objects in a museum? If they could talk, what tales could they tell? South Auckland writers were invited into the Papakura Museum to see if they could find out. These stories and poems of love, loss, triumph, new beginnings and changing times include actual events and memories as well as fiction. All are inspired by real taonga (treasures) in the museum.
The Toymaker by Kay Springsteen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,450. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015 by esKape ePress, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Regency
The world needs to meet the reclusive Duke of Greenbriar, so Phillip plans his own coming out. But how will Lady Ivy Plumthorne react when she learns the truth?
Alcatraz: Annotated Edition by Max Brand
Series: O'Ronin Rye Collection. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,210. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015 by Ronin Robot Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Alcatraz is the tale of love, greed, obsession, and the magnificent horse who has killed for his freedom. His ultimate fate will be determined by the outcome of silent combat between an ambitious and lonely woman who inherits her father’s dusty ranch and her foreman who is determined to win the ranch for himself.
William Shakespeare's "Antony and Cleopatra": A Retelling in Prose by David Bruce
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,830. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "Antony and Cleopatra." People who read this retelling first will find the original play much easier to understand and read.
Little Boxes by Robert Coburn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,100. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Questionable deaths of children buried in the Key West Cemetery have gone unanswered for years. Rumors point to a pair of doctors from an old and prominent Key West family as being responsible. Hearsay? Or something more substantial? Jack Hunter determines to find the truth. And soon realizes that he has taken on more than he can handle....
Tales From the Fountain Pen by E. Lynn Hooghiemstra
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,860. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Maggie was ready to embrace life and enjoy attending vocational college when the war came to her village in the Netherlands and changed everything. In a series of interconnected stories Maggie struggles with fear, shortages, the resistance, the dangers of falling in love and who to trust. A novella.