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Simon Pure
Price: Free! Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
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A young man escapes a life of crime to journey out west and start a new life under an assumed identity.
Lightning Draw
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by Alain Gomez. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Book 3 of the Zachary Davis Series The demands of being a Texas Ranger have taken their toll on Zach Davis. Worried he might be losing his edge, he works on tracking down a dangerous gunman in an effort to prove he still has what it takes. This short novelette is approximately 9,500 words.
Columba of Iona
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,570. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
This book of historical fiction shows how Columba, an Irish warlord, changes into the founder and first Abbot of Iona with great consequences for Western Europe.
Dreams of the Negev
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by IceBox Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
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A short story written by L. Todd Wood while covering the Israeli/Hamas Gaza Conflict in the summer of 2014.
The Emancipation Of Nate Bynum
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,210. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The Emancipation of Nate Bynum probes the trauma, confusion and havoc of seventeen-year-old Nate Bynum after the death of his master, Jacob Bodine. The War is at its end, but the journey for this young slave is only beginning. To save his sisters and take them to freedom, Nate will tempt fate in an uncertain world.
The Lost Journals of William Tanner
You set the price! Words: 134,590. Language: British English. Published: March 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
William Tanner might have been the greatest scientist of the Nineteen Century -- if only he had spent less time dodging jealous husbands and pistol-wielding deceived lovers. Join his romp through the laboratories, bedrooms and bordellos of Victorian England. And on the way meet John Dalton, Albert Einstein, Charles Dickens, Sam Clemens, Charles Babbage and (pistol-packing) Ada Lovelace.
Last Lynching On Mount Oread
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,870. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
One Negro student overcame impossible odds and became the first black man to be admitted to the law school, but he failed to escape the noose of a lynch rope, cutting his college career short. This tale details the universitiy's attempt to cover up the lynching, and the efforts of the city's only Negro police officer to bring the lynchers to justice.
The Kaw Valley Scandal
Price: Free! Words: 13,420. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A negro maid is killed by the husband of a prominent, white family. Evidence reveals that the dead woman was actually from the husband's past. A secret jury was revived and empaneled to ensure the prominent white man's acquittal. Lawrence's mayor, sensing upheaval in the negro community, hires John Mercer Langston, negro lawyer, and Sam Jeans, negro policeman, to deliver justice.
Secret of The KU Catacombs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,470. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
It is said that the miles of steam tunnels winding their way under the Kansas University Campus were home to escaped convicts, the homeless, and misfits. The mysteries of the labyrinth are a constant source of intrigue for students and faculty alike. After a startling discovery, university officials now keep the tunnel entrances a secret, and this tale exposes the reason why.
Eldridge House Disappearances
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,540. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
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Owned by Shalor Eldridge, lives were lost when Missouri Border Ruffians destroyed the hotel with a canon on May 21, 1856. More citizens died when Quantrill burned the hotel to the ground in 1863. It is no secret that forlorn ghosts of the dearly departed haunt the rooms of the famous Lawrence hotel. This tale brings to light the origin of the most famous ghost story surrounding the Eldridge Hotel.
The Man Who Tamed Lawrence
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
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The Man Who Tamed Lawrence is an historical fiction tale about a remarkable, Negro police detective who rose to prominence a Lawrence, Kansas in spite of a climate of widespread discrimination and segregation.
The Tea Master
Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The story of a warlord and his tea master in a handful of tea ceremonies. Toyotomi Hideyoshi rises from a servant to become the master of Japan, and acquires, among other possessions, the tea master and sage Rikyu who served Hideyoshi's former master Oda. Rikyu tries to teach Hideyoshi the Zen way, but will he succeed?
Revolving Doors
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 148,660. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
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Set in Thailand, Revolving Doors is the companion piece of Behind the Folding Fan focusing on Old and New Japan. Revolving Doors finds the hero exploring a new country to him as he tries to reconnect with his soul-mate.
Glome's Saga: Vikings In America
You set the price! Words: 31,230. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Follow Glome's life struggle in his own words as he travels from early 11th century Norway to England, Ireland, Iceland, Greenland, and North America. This rollicking Viking adventure about the Norse exploration and attempted colonization of the new land is filled with action, intrigue, and drama, as well as the dark humor typical of the age.
Finders Seekers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,300. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Surviving both the Missouri/Kansas Border War and the Civil War, a Union soldier didn’t survive his homeward journey. Decades later James and his twin brother found a toy soldier by the creek on the Boyer farm. twin brother. Little did the youngsters know that the items they uncovered would lead to a summer of surprise and mystery. The greatest surprise, however, would be found in an attic trunk.
Spur (A Sam Spur Western Book 3)
Series: Sam Spur Western. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,030. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Someone had given the unknown cowboy a rough ride. When Sam Spur found him, sprawled unconscious on the prairie, his hair was matted and filthy, his face bloody, his breathing shallow. With Spur’s help the unknown made a painful comeback, told his story, and the two of them set out on a vengeance ride that has become a classic of the West.
The Bronco Trail (A Sundance Western: Book 6)
Series: A Jim Sundance Western. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,050. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The Tuscon Ring were growing fat during the Indian Wars and wanted Geronimo kept alive and creating havoc across Arizona. General Crook and Jim Sundance had other plans. To stop whoever it was selling whiskey and guns to Geronimo - and stop them any way possible … and bring Geronimo in for good. Tough orders but if any man could do, then it was Sundance!
Yuma Bustout (A Wild Bill Western: Book 4)
Series: Wild Bill. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,680. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Wild Bill Hicock put the Danford Gang behind bars. But the prison couldn't hold them. The escapees kidnap the Governor's wife and sister, taking them hostage. Now Wild Bill has to capture the gang for a second time. But it's not going to be so easy this time around. Fargo Danford burns with taking revenge on Hickok and sets a trap for him in the Sonora desert. Has Wild Bill met his match?
The Killers (A Carmody Western Book 2)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,520. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Escaping a posse, Carmody hides in the quiet town of Salter City posing as the acting sheriff. It doesn't stay quiet for long as he finds himself in between a runaway bride escaping her kill-crazy husband and the Eldredge Clan - a mean bunch that ever shot a man in the back with a fierce hatred of the law. Carmody finds that Salter City was a dangerous place to be.
Mississippi Raider (Dusty Fog's Civil War Book 1)
Series: Dusty Fog's Civil War. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,170. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
During the US Civil War, Belle had seen her parents killed in cold blood by agents from the North. Driven by her desire for revenge, she joined the Great Cause. That took her into the heart of a nation cleaved in two, and closer to her parents’ killers. Joining the Secret Service of the Confederacy, she pitted her courage, wits and fighting skills against the Union's best agents.