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The Port of Hambeck – Book I: The Founding. A Medieval Adventure in Minecraft by Benjamin Asmussen
Price: Free! Words: 3,590. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The young Lord Occam settles at the mouth of a river and begins construct a settlement. Despite hardships, the town grows and attracts both settlers, merchants and villains. Illustrated with images from the game of Minecraft, the Medieval trading post slowly comes to life in a distinctive graphics style.
Floating the Balloon Bombs by Brian S. Wheeler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,040. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA(4.00 from 1 review)
Sheriff Conrad looks upon the deflated oddity discovered behind a compound of mobile homes and fears the bombs connected to that fallen and decayed balloon will force his community to reappear on the road map. He convenes his neighbors, and the villagers decide the best plan in coping with the bombs' dangers is restoring that balloon so their village might simply return the oddity to the wind.
Crepuscular Rays by Lara Biyuts
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,280. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
“Crepuscular Rays” is a collection of my tales. Crime. Actuality. Humour. One of the tales, “Red Scum” is the next in the “OMG series”, the series of stories about and by Oscar Maria Graf, observant globe-trotter and writer, younger contemporary of Oscar Wilde. In the story “Red Scum” he tells about Eric Stenbock (1860-1895).
Suzanne's Peace by Verity Blethyn
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,960. Language: British English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 3 reviews)
It's June 1918 and 15 year old Suzanne is waiting in exile for the war to finish and to return home to battle-scarred Ypres in Belgium. Join her in her journey through grief and dread towards discovery and hope, finding unexpected opportunities and characters amongst the chaos and destruction.
My Father the God by D. Allen Henry
Price: Free! Words: 81,320. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Having completed his first year at Hanford University in Boston, Scotsman Sloan Stewart begins the summer of 1941 working at The Orchard Inn with his friends James, Isolde and Sabrina. But entanglements inevitably lead to a shocking event that will transform each of them irrevocably. Suffering through deception, war, and personal loss, can Sloan ever surmount the errors of his youth?
Journeys into Darkness and Light by Andre Nguyen Van Chau
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,140. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015 by Erin Go Bragh Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An emotional short story collection that sets tragic characters against terrible odds. Most of them triumphed over their despair, or accepted their demise with superhuman courage.
Heth, Son of Canaan, son of Ham, son of Noah by Michael J. Findley
Series: Ephron the Hittite. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,420. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Inspirational
Heth's chariots are more than just new and showy war machines. They might make the difference between life and death as Sargon turns his eye toward Hattus. Tawananna and Elon's new life together puts them in the crosshairs of everyone who wants to destroy the fledgling empire. what will happen when the greatest warrior begins to feel the effects of Lamech's Curse?
Amsalai: The Mother of Abraham by Matthew Mangum
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,330. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Screenplays » History
In the ancient city of Babel, King Nimrod is hunting for the prophesied child that will overthrow him. Amsalai knows that her baby boy Abram is the child and she will use her feminine intuition and intrigue to keep her boy safe that he may grow to fulfill his prophesied destiny. This book is written in a screenplay format, and may not show well on small screens.
Prisoner of War: A Civil War Short Story by Haley Whitehall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Thomas Lindt was eating breakfast at his sister's house when a knock at the door turned his life upside down. Union soldiers have taken possession of their Southern town and have orders to torch the place. Taken prisoner, Thomas is surprised to know one of the Yankee colonels. His old friend offers him a temporary parole. Can he set his sister's life back to rights before his time runs out?
The Gun of Our Maker by David Brookes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,460. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Arizona, 1877: a man on horseback scales the forests of the Mogollon Rim. He is searching for Bill Hawken, a renowned gunsmith, to build his instrument of vengeance. Vivian Culhane is far from a typical hero. Crippled by a childhood illness, he is weak, blind – yet unstoppable. His gun will be known across the Old West - a revolver that produces red smoke, with a thirst for justice.
The Last of the Apaches by Richard Dean Young
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,050. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Two North Americans and a Mexican crossed from Argentina to Uruguay in September of 1917 intending to set up a Bank heist in the city of Salto. The Apache gang had made a horrible mistake, they killed one of the most loved heroes in Northern Uruguay; George MacFarlane. George had started the Salto Soccer League and personally taught the young people of Salto how to play this "British" sport.
Sunrise Over San Antonio by Robert Wallace Meyer
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 186,760. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Emil, like most Texans, grew up studying the battle of the Alamo. He often dreamed about reliving that historic struggle, hoping to achieve a better outcome. When suddenly presented with the opportunity to do so, he gladly accepts. He will soon meet the celebrated heroes of that conflict and later witness the birth of the great city of San Antonio.
Claimed by the Enemy by Shauna Roberts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,920. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Love, intrigue, and adventure in ancient Mesopotamia. Two survivors of Sargon the Great's destruction of the great city of Eridu, a lonely princess and an unwilling soldier, meet when Sargon conquers the city of Susa. She trusts few people, and he lies to her from the start. But circumstances bring them together as both try to stay alive and protect her children in the chaos of the conquered city.
Jackie O: On The Couch by Alma H. Bond, Ph.D.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,940. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Jackie O: On the Couch is the story of Jackie Kennedy Onassis as she might have written it. This is not just another biography. For the first time, Jackie O: On the Couch highlights Jackie’s life from her own perspective, as imagined by author Dr. Alma Bond, a psychoanalyst and long-time student of Jackie lore.
Lady Macbeth: On The Couch by Alma H. Bond, Ph.D.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,920. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Biographical
The latest installment in Alma H. Bond, PhD’s incredible biography series, Lady Macbeth: On the Couch is a deftly written account of the life of an iconic character.
Das Traumpaar by Barbara Cartland
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,790. Language: German. Published: April 21, 2015 by M-y Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Zehntausende britische Touristen waren 1803 von Napoleon gefangen genommen worden als der Waffenstillstand zwischen Frankreich und England eintrat. Viele schafften es unterzutauchen - darunter auch Frau und Tochter von Sir Edward Waltham, der im vergangenen Winter gestorben war. Notdürftig schafft es Vernita, sich und ihre Mutter über Wasser zu halten indem sie für Pauline Borghese, die Schwester
Songbird by Laci Barry Post
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 99,960. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Can those left behind endure? When the travesties and social changes of World War II confront a small southern town, faith, family, and love sustain the lives of one young woman and her family.
The Thief by Amy Corwin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,470. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Regency
A Regency Novella – After wagering her precious book of sonnets that she would become engaged before Lord Blackhazel, Constance Archer is aggravated by her failure, not realizing Lord Blackhazel remained unattached, as well. She is surprised when Lord Blackhazel and his uncle stop at the Archer country estate for a brief visit. It turns into a hectic time when an antique necklace goes missing.
The Carrier Pigeon by Thomas M. Willett
Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
While out chasing each other, two children come across a carrier pigeon with a conflicting message that may put them in harm's way.