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The Shaman and The Jew by Howard S. Selden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,990. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
The enduring struggle for ethnic, cultural, national, and individual survival characterizes human history.These are powerful forces that drive events, underline deep psychological motivations, and when challenged, are uncompromising.
Take a Rifle From a Dead Man by Larry Matthews
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,190. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A mesmerizing work of fiction based on the true life story of one of America's Unsung Heroes...spy, secret agent, soldier, hero...the father of the author.
Pillow of Thorns by Karen Cecil Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,810. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Karen Cecil Smith has written a fictionalized story based on the first woman to be tried for murder in North Carolina. The year is 1850. It is a time of slavery, superstition, and social snobbery. Exotic and shapely beauty Maria Stafford stands accused of killing her prosperous, older husband.
Rebellion Road by Joseph Ryan, Jr
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 137,940. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The narrative takes you with General Lee through his battles with McClellan in front of Richmond, in 1862, to his bringing McClellan to the Battle of Antietam.
The Lakota Cattle Drive by Burr Cook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,870. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This novelette is the sixth in the series known as “The Laramie Saga”. Rather than at Laramie, this story takes place mainly on the trail and at the Lakota Sioux Reservation in the Black Hills. Mato, step son of James Riley helps resolve a situation involving stolen cattle. Although this is a sequel to “The Z-Bar Ranch Incident” it stands by itself very well.
The Queen and the Courtesan by Freda Lightfoot
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,820. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Henriette d’Entragues isn’t satisfied with simply being the mistress of Henry IV of France, she wants a crown too. All she has to do to achieve her ambition is to give Henry a son, and whatever it takes through intrigue and conspiracy to set him on the throne. But despite his promises to marry her, the King is obliged by political necessity to ally himself with Marie de Medici.
Hibernia Unanimis by John Piper
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 88,290. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Germany has taken steps to guarantee her loans are repaid. In an effort to ensure that Ireland keeps up her payments, a German politician sits on the Irish government in an advisory role but, in fact, he holds significant power. It is in this situation that a schizophrenic megalomaniac makes his deadly move to throw them out and take over Ireland and reunite North and South by force as a dictator.
Ocean's Cage by Demelza Carlton
Series: Turbulence and Triumph, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,920. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Forced to choose between the ocean and the man she loves, Maria accepts the gilded cage of her life on land. But the ocean will not be thwarted so easily. All Maria wants is to live happily ever after with her husband. But between the crazed crabs, a mysterious illness and a monstrous shark, Maria may need all her skills as a siren to succeed. Can one woman oppose the ocean and win?
The Time Jigsaw Deliverance by David Munro
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,290. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Away from their native Scotland for seventeen years, James and Elizabeth Carsell-Brown have enjoyed their time living in New York, James working in a Wall Street firm and Elizabeth putting her artwork up for sale in a local retailer, including a very special painting of her previous coachman in Scotland who had in fact saved her life many years ago.
Gone and Forgotten by F. Dean Pulley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,740. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Written in a unique voice, Gone and Forgotten is a richly descriptive narrative that interweaves historical fiction with a modern day story. The questions raised by the book will linger in the mind, long after the final page has been turned.
The Empress and the Jewel by Dilip Singh
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,210. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Empress and the Jewel is a heady mix of intrigue, conspiracy and larger than life characters centred on the controversial acquisition of a precious jewel. A fascinating account of possibly one of the most far-reaching and controversial episodes in modern history, The Empress and the Jewel raises many questions against the background of one man's significant and eventful story.
The End of Their World by Jason Wallace
Series: History and Historical Fiction · Rising Fast. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
*This is a paper I wrote early in my undergraduate work, and I cannot promise that it is very good, but it does give a fair overview of what the Aztecs faced in their final days, at the hands of Cortes and his men. The Aztecs stood up against immeasurable odds, fighting whom they believed, at first, were their gods, finally returned to Earth. When they realized their error, it was too late.
Betrayed by Russ Crossley
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In Saskatchewan in 1912 it is against the law for a white woman to work for a Chinese business owner. Widow Dorothy McMillian desperately needs money so she and her daughters can travel east to escape the harsh future her late husbands farm offers. Dorothy must confront a valued family friend and convince him of her plight.
THE BALLAD OF DRED SCOTT Story of slave whose personal struggle for freedom helps Abraham Lincoln become president. Historical fiction. by Randy Hoyle
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,240. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Historical Fiction: Story of slave whoses personal struggle for freedom helps Abraham lincoln become president. Heroic Dred Scott, takes on the mission of a warrior to bring an end to slavery in the U.S.A. before the Civil War. Teaches that "Sometimes, even when you lose, you can still win if you don't give up your dream."
Presidential Whispers by Michael Cantwell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,410. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
Have you ever wanted help surviving freshman year in high school? Alex Schuler relies on the past Presidents of the United States. Alex's grandfather removed a magical book from the White House written by the men who founded the USA. When Alex reads from it, Abe Lincoln, Thomas Jefferson, George Washington and others from the past, come alive offering guidance.
Yellowstone by H.V. Elkin
Series: John Cutler - Western. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,570. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
John Cutler was famous for tracking down anything or anyone. So when Iris Shannon, the beautiful saloon keeper, asked him to kill a rogue grizzly in Yellowstone, he couldn’t refuse. But he had his work cut out for him. Not only was there a wild grizzly to deal with but poachers were in Yellowstone and Cutler had to put an end to them. Man or beast, Cutler had trouble ahead!
The Wild Stallions by John Benteen
Series: A Jim Sundance Western. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,490. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The Appaloosa horses bred by Chief Joseph’s Nez Perce Indians were the finest anywhere. The Army wanted to get its hands on the herd—so it could breed up top-quality remounts. So they hired a sadistic horse-trader named Luke Drury. Jim Sundance had no intention of letting Drury or the Army get their hands on the horses and that meant there was a fight looming that could end in bloody slaughter.
Stampede by Len Levinson
Series: The Searcher (Western), Book 7. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,030. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
It’s John Stone’s first cattle drive, and it won’t be an easy ride. But he’d brave anything to get one step closer to the women he loved and lost. The journey over the Chisholm Trail is even more dangerous than he expected. Menaced by rustlers, a Comanche war party and one man with an insatiable thirst for vengeance, Stone fears his first cattle drive could also be his last.
Santa Fe Death Trap by Judd Cole
Series: Wild Bill. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,480. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Wild Bill Hickok had made a lot of enemies over the years. And one of them, Frank Tutt, had waited a good long time to taste sweet revenge.He was ready and eager to make him pay. After all these years he could wait a bit longer, long enough to play a little game with his legendary target. Oh, he would kill Wild Bill, all right—but first he wanted Bill to know what it was like to live in Hell.