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Achilles vs. Mecha-Hector: A Bronzepunk Adventure
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,380. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015 by Sol Invictus. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
After his fatal duel with Achilles, Prince Hector of Troy is brought back to life by a rogue adherent of Vulcan. Thrust back into a world he no longer understands, Hector and his geriatric companions must navigate the mystery surrounding his resurrector’s death, a sinister plot by Lovecraftian gods from Troy’s dark past, and their own alcohol-induced incompetence.
One In One Hundred
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Two men in white t-shirts refrained from following the crowd. They were there on a mission to observe the future President of the Japanese Government in the Philippines. Despite having to listen to the tumultuous shouts of their countrymen, they had to imprint everything about Laurel – what he looked like, his mannerisms, the way he dressed up, and the way he talked - in their mind.
The Outcast
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,730. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
The Outcast (the prequel novella to Scottish Lasses) by Glynnis Campbell...Lachlan Mar, a disfigured and broken Scots warrior, doesn't believe anything can mend the wounds of war until Alisoune Hay, a brilliant and beautiful young lass, stumbles into his cottage and his life, healing his hurt and his heart with the most magical power of all--love.
El pirata enmascarado. Guayaquil 1687
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,970. Language: Spanish. Published: February 5, 2015 by Universidad de Los Hemisferios (Quito, Ecuador). Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 17th Century, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
El libro recoge la peor invasión pirata que la ciudad de Guayaquil padeció en su historia. En 1687 una coalición de piratas ingleses, franceses y holandeses entraron a Guayaquil guiados por un pirata enmascarado que no dio a conocer su identidad. Ambientada en el lugar, con giros de época, se mezcla la acción y el romance, la historia y la novela, en una de las mejores historias de piratas.
The White Painted Woman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,360. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Sergeant Jack Ralls' life as a slave had not prepared him for the war on renegade Apaches in the Southwest as a member of the Ninth Cavalry Buffalo Soldiers, but he was equal to the task. What he was also not prepared for was falling in love with a beautiful and mysterious Mescalero Apache maiden. And what if things aren't as they seem and one of your own is not who you thought they were?
"Ma vie avec Louis XIV..."
Price: $6.85 USD. Words: 82,920. Language: French. Published: February 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Biographical
1671.Élisabeth-Charlotte de Bavière épouse le frère efféminé de Louis XIV. Une étonnante complicité la lie à son beau-frère. Les courtisans jasent. La princesse nous conte cinquante ans passées à la Cour de France : langage sans fioriture, humour, anecdotes croustillantes. Autant de petites histoires qui permettent de mieux comprendre la grande Histoire.
Goodbye Babylon!
Series: THE ENSOMO SERIES. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,000. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
The M.V. Apollon, a Greek pleasure ship which was chartered by the Kuwait Petroleum Company to temporarily house the firefighters for the Al Awda Project of the royal government of Kuwait, lazily docked at the Shuaiba seaport of Kuwait in the Persian Gulf. The Al Awda Project, or The Return Project in English, was aimed to put out all the burning oil wells, oil refineries, and oil lakes in Kuwait
Oh, Jerusalem!
Series: THE ENSOMO SERIES. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,100. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Historical
“Jerusalem was settled in 3500 B.C. It is a plateau on the Judean Mountains. Jerusalem was first situated on the Ophel above the Gihon Spring. In the 19th Century B.C., Jerusalem was mentioned as Rusalimum in the Egyptian Execration Texts. In the 14th century B.C., Jerusalem appeared in the diplomatic correspondence in what they call Amarna letters. It was then called Urusalim."
Never to Return Home: John and Mary White’s Otago Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,590. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015 by Philip Garside. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Can you imagine sailing to the other side of the world with no hope of returning home? Mary Neylon (County Clare) & John White (Donegal), who arrived in Port Chalmers, New Zealand, in 1864 and 1865 respectively, are two such adventurers. We know few facts about these great grandparents of the author’s wife, but, with sustained imagination, he tells the story of their early years in New Zealand.
Trois cloches en danger
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 38. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: French. Published: February 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Dans un petit bourg du bocage, en Normandie, l'année 1793 ne fut pas de tout repos, surtout le jour où la réquisition des cloches énerva de nombreux citoyens. Dès lors, on envoya le Sieur Fourmantin, capitaine de la garde nationale de Larchamp pour y faire appliquer la Loi.
The Union
Series: The Sangkhlaburi Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,630. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
“Love is an emotion, too. But it is more than an emotion, a fleeting feeling which a man experiences when he meets a woman of beauty. That’s how I felt for you the first time I met you. It’s a strange feeling. The full admiration is there. And I still feel that way. Even now… I’m excited to see you everyday. I feel strangely sad if I don’t see you even for a day," Dr. Ratanopol explained.
River of Dreams
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,210. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1841 Alabama, Ethan Hayes worked long days hammering red-hot iron. He was good at it, and he knew he was good, but his heart wasn’t in it. With the passing of each day, part of him died; it was only a matter of time before he walked away from the forge and left it all behind. The death of his mentor sets in motion events that propel him toward his dream . . .
Refiner's Fire: Sisters in Freedom Series, Vol. 2
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 117,590. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Lizzie Hamilton’s life as a pampered belle in the antebellum South is over. Danger and misfortune stalk her as she travels from Charleston, South Carolina to the gambling dens of New Orleans, up the Mississippi River, and across the broad prairies to the gold fields of California.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 191,900. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Alexander the Great is a vampire, a vile Nosferatu, and all he wishes is to sleep and leave this new world of the 21st Century he was so rudely woken too behind. Only an old debt to a mysterious woman and a chance meeting with a little girl changes his wish to be left alone. Now he must put a courageous plan into action to save his friend Wilma Jackson and in doing so find peace for himself.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,990. Language: British English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
England 1381: The people of England are suffering under the greed of the nobility and the weakness of the king. But one man is willing to stand against their tyranny. A man of common birth who nevertheless rises up to become one of England's greatest heroes.
The Flying Canoes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,480. Language: American English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
"The Flying Canoes" is a work of fiction based to some extent on historical facts. It is a tale of Christopher Columbus' arrival at his first landfall in 1492. The story, related by an Arawak boy, presents the native Arawak perspective of the arrival of Christopher Columbus and his three ships at the Bahamian island of Guanahani in 1492.
Betrayal: A Novel of Rome
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 50,760. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Servius Curius has inherited the estate of his late grandfather, Lucius Curius, one of Cicero’s spies. After a visit from a stranger, and the delivery of an old document case, his slave attendant Demetrius, who has his own cryptic past, guides his young master to the revelation of a tragic family secret, interwoven with his reminiscences of witnessing the zenith of Cicero’s consulship.
Seven Fires
Price: Free! Words: 88,840. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Seven Fires is a novel that combines elements of Anisinabe (Ojibwe) sorcery, with high tech espionage and historical injustice - with a few days of fishing thrown in.
Daughters of Time
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 126,150. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Across a 4,000 year line of descent, an epic struggle arises to restore balance to a world gone awry. Weaving ancient Sumerian myth and legend into a modern story of intrigue and mystery, Daughters of Time brings to life an epic struggle across four millennia. Follow the line of daughters from ancient Sumer, Egypt, and Jerusalem, and discover a secret that will change the way you see the World.
Painted Children
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,810. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Pompeii, Italy, AD 61. A Roman noblewoman gives up her hedonistic lifestyle to shelter street children in Ancient Rome. Meet Lady Alexandra Marcius as her new faith gets tested. A woman of regrets, “Lady Zan” shelters homeless boys and girls from the horror of the streets. As Zan’s new faith spreads throughout the empire, a paranoid emperor takes drastic measures to stop this new form of Judaism.