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Shell Shocked by Victoria Chatham
Series: The Buxton Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,780. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
It is the closing months of World War 1 and Lady Serena Buxton is on her own. Her home, Buxton Hall, is now a hospital. With her husband Randolph fighting at the front, the quartermaster, doctor and matron become her allies. Her household staff rally round her, all except the housekeeper who seems more and more detached. What is her problem?
Sounds That Angels Make by Russ Crossley
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Inspirational
During World War II a desperate struggle took place in the skies over Europe to free the people from an oppressive Nazi regime bent on murder and conquest. This story tells the tale of one man who fought in those skies nearly losing his life had it not been for his personal angel. Inspired by a remarkable true story of a Halifax bomber tail gunner who survived being shot down seven times.
RỒI SẼ BÌNH MINH by Cao Xuân Lý
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,910. Language: Vietnamese. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » General
Truyện dài Rồi Sẽ Bình Minh mô tả một xã hội đang trên đường tan rã, và không có cách gì có thể chống đỡ đưọc. Những dấu hiệu cho thấy sự tan rã ấy ngày một rõ rệt, khi giới cầm quyền hai mặt, lúc nào cũng sẵn sàng ăn nói lật lọng, chống chế tạm thời cho nguy cơ đổ vỡ.
Immigrant Soldier: The Story of a Ritchie Boy by K. Lang-Slattery
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 104,850. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Immigrant Soldier, The Story of a Ritchie Boy, combines a coming-of-age story with an immigrant tale and a World War II adventure. The hero evolves from a frustrated teenager, looking for a place to belong, into a confident US Army intelligence officer who struggles with hate and forgiveness.
The Falconer's Daughter: Book I by Liz Lyles
Price: Free! Words: 45,250. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015 by Tule Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Historical(4.00 from 1 review)
When young Lady Anne Macleod runs off with her true love, the handsome young falconer, Kirk Buchanan, she inadvertently sets off a chain of events that turns her young daughter, Cordaella, into a pawn between wealthy lords locked in a game of power, wealth, and greed. Thrust into an uncomfortable new life in England with her uncle she is unaware that she’s being groomed for a marriage.
Another View: Stories of Loyalty, Love, and Remembrance from France by Michaele Lockhart
Price: $4.29 USD. Words: 67,890. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
In stories of intertwined families, meet those who’ve endured and those who could not. Where there is war, there will always be memories; the past will live on as long as there is someone to remember. These tales—some tender, others poignant, some uplifting examples of the human spirit and courage, and others heartbreaking accounts of loss—are woven into a compelling family saga.
Unter dem Galgen by Cora Buhlert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: German. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
London, 1751: Es ist Hinrichtungstag in Tyburn. Sechs Männer und drei Frauen, sollen am Galgen von Tyburn sterben. Auch der Bandit Jack Blackstone ist gekommen, um sie hängen zu sehen. Unter den Verurteilten ist auch Jacks große Liebe Eliza, zum Tode verurteilt für ein Verbrechen, das sie nicht begangen hat. Jack hat geschworen, Eliza zu retten oder bei dem Versuch zu sterben.
Legio XVII: Battle of Zama by Thomas A. Timmes
Series: Legio XVII. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 139,320. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Legio XVII series, Roman Legion at War, Battle of the Danube, and Battle of Zama are historical fiction novels that take place during Rome’s Second Punic War with Carthage (218 - 202 BC). Readers are immersed in battlefield clashes, innovative tactics, strategic planning, and inspiring leadership.
Take It Easy by Andrew Kepitis-Andrews
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 53,590. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Light reading of the humorous doings of patrons and barflies in an Australian suburban pub. Narrated by a New Australian as he sees it and in his odd way of using the English language. Entertaining. Set in Sydney's Newtown area during the late fifties and early sixties. Larger than life characters. Most yarns have an unexpected twist in the ending.
Chains by Tom Lewis
Price: $2.51 USD. Words: 111,000. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The slaves of Dunwoodie Plantation have little hope: Louise expects a miserable life after her father sells her, and she witnesses her mother’s murder. David, the young groom, worships her. His half-brother, Samson, though, is the overseer for his master. Abraham, the blacksmith, searches for freedom after avenging his wife’s murder. But then a young minister and his wife arrive.
The Middle of the Day by Heather King
Price: Free! Words: 11,870. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency(3.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a short story with excerpts from other works by Heather King. Lottie Morgan loves all things Regency, but would she like to live in the early nineteenth century, married to a baron? A strange thing happens while she is visiting Berrington Hall; she finds herself confronting George, Lord Rodney and she is a newly-wed!
A Pound of Light by I.A. Quinn
Series: ...those conniving Gods. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,740. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by Fountain Blue Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Did we find answers to thwart greed, see good, understand love, war, death? Did we try? We all die with a smile or not, but death didn’t end the trial or reveal the reason for the magic of joy or a plan to the pain. Not then. Not now. Here it is, my story for you to weigh. It is our journey, our places, our moments, and above all, this is what we did…
Sunday's Child by Tom Lewis
Price: $2.51 USD. Words: 80,730. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Sunday Everette grows up in the Jim Crow South at the Pea Island Life-Saving Station. With the sole influence of the station's heroic all-black crew, she becomes a strong and beautiful young woman with a spirit to match. Her calm days end when dark skies bring with them an unlikely mix of forbidden love, murder and a Nazi submarine carrying millions of dollars in gold stolen from the Third Reich.
Hitler's Judas by Tom Lewis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,140. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Martin Bormann, the closest man to Adolf Hitler, knows Hitler's decision to invade Russia will destroy Germany. Though he forms an intricate plan of escape, he does not intend to escape as a pauper. When Bormann leaves the doomed Third Reich, he brings with him 50 million dollars in gold. His destination is a lonely island in North Carolina. Second of the Pea Island Gold trilogy.
A Prince to Call My Own by Rebecca Paisley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 143,830. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by Teresa Medeiros. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Once upon a time…Peachy McGee has always dreamed of finding Prince Charming and living happily ever after. When an unscrupulous doctor tells her she’s dying, she resolves to live the last of her life to the fullest—and sets sail for the tiny island kingdom of Aventine to marry herself a prince.
Shelometh Daughter of Yovov Wife of Ephron by Michael J. Findley
Series: Ephron the Hittite. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,700. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Shelometh lost the throne of the Hittite Empire, disgraced her husband, and forced the exile of Ephron and herself to Canaan. Yet she worked beside him and helped defeat the army of Sargon. As Queen of Hebron she helped unite the empire and almost died in childbirth. Can the friend of both Hagar and Sarah heal the breach created by running ahead of Adonai's will?
Much Ado About Mustangs (Hearts of Owyhee Western Romance #5) by Jacquie Rogers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,080. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Secret lives, hidden dreams, and forbidden sex in the Old West—what’s a woman of nobility to do when a handsome rancher tears through her world like an Owyhee dust devil?
Children of the Keeper, Book 2 of The Cursed Ground by A. Roy King
Series: Edhai. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,660. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
An impetuous young woman named Temper heads up the security squad in the city ruled by her father, the Keeper of Wit. Today she's got her hands full chasing a mysterious thief and trying to keep trouble-makers from starting a riot. But Temper discovers that darker forces are also at work: Power-hungry conspirators are plotting to wrest control away from the Keeper, and it's up to her to stop them.
A God Against the Gods by Allen Drury
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 144,520. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
The sweeping chronicle of a great and tragic pharaoh who lost his throne for the love of a God. In the glory of ancient Egypt, an epic of a royal family divided, bloody power ploys, and religious wars that nearly tore apart one of the greatest empires in human history.
The Ghosts of Presque Isle by Christopher Chagnon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,080. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015 by Fountain Blue Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
When the Cosette family moved into the old Maloney house they didn’t know what secrets were held inside, pent up on purpose for thirty-five years. Chris Cosette's discovery of Liam Maloney’s diary leads him on a frightening voyage of revelation and terror. Presque Isle County’s horrifying history and a century old cult of vigilantes play into Chris, his brothers, and friends becoming targets.