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Sorrowlands: Flora and the Demi-Gods
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,910. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by Mystic Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
With the Beryllium Chalice stolen from Mount Olympus by Hades, the other gods will weaken and Hades will be free to overthrow them and take control of the world. Only a dryad exiled from Mount Olympus, a battle-weary warrior, and a fun-loving satyr stand between the God of Death and his treacherous scheme.
The First Five Years: Port Hedland 1965 - 1970
Price: $11.95 USD. Words: 46,530. Language: British English. Published: May 27, 2015 by What Else is Possible?. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Imagine leaving everything you know—your job, family, friends; your country—and setting off on a journey that will take you 20,000 km across the planet to a remote, isolated town where you are not known, have no job and must begin creating your life; would you do it?
The Templars' Last Days
Price: $7.66 USD. Words: 45,620. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » General
It’s the 13th October 1307. Friday the thirteenth in fact. And the arrest of key Templar Knights, under the orders of King Philip IV, marks the beginning of the end for this Christian Order. But how did it come to this? What happened to the Templar treasure? Why are the Templar vaults empty? Why is the Templar Fleet no longer at La Rochelle? And just where has the Holy Grail been laid to rest?
The Trap
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 129,350. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by Matthew Lynn. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Literature » War
Lieutenant Michael Carr’s peaceful life in a Cornish village is shattered with the outbreak of the Second World War. Under an unrelenting sun, harried by German tanks, Michael’s life with Elizabeth, suddenly seems unbearably out of reach… Can Michael survive the war and make it home to Elizabeth?
Yoikes
Series: The Cloud Brother's Short Stories. Price: Free! Words: 9,030. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Alf and Bert, security, play with an experimental gadget that transports them back to the twelfth century. Frightened to tamper with history, they tread carefully–at first. Unable to withstand the challenge, they end in a tournament, fighting with knights, the threat to history forgotten…
Halloween Fires
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,800. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The time: 1340 The place: Swan village, the estate of Sir Hubert Longhurst, on the banks of the River Severn, and the city of Bristol in the south west of England. The plot: A satanic mass is held in the forest across the river Severn. A girl is sacrificed and a young boatman dies. A suspicious priest, Father Simon, the Sheriff of Bristol and three Dominican Monks attack the “Satanists”
Mean Grey Old Morning
Series: William R. Burkett, Jr.. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,280. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Historical » USA
“Immolation of someone else’s diary was not how I had planned to start my day – it was a mean grey old morning, but I didn’t know then that was what to call it …” From surveillance of a yellow convertible in South Carolina to conversation with a streetwalker on Sunset Boulevard to a visit to Hemingway’s grave in Idaho, the writer builds a mural of life in the last half of the twentieth century.
The Red Scarf (The Kate Brady Series Book 2)
Series: The Kate Brady Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,330. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » USA
The dramatic historical crime drama of Kate Brady continues as she joins the FBI, falls in love with an agent and goes undercover to bring down a major crime family.
A Gettysburg Address
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Visiting the Gettysburg battle site, a young man discovers a pair of grave markers. Shockingly, he realizes one belongs to him, and the other to a young woman. It is the beginning of a journey that takes him back in time to the infamous battle and to the woman he was to marry. A love stolen by the wage of war, but not forsaken, as the past returns to the present and their love is reborn .
Calling Wren
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,310. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A captive Native American warrior is faced with the ultimate decision: death or dishonor.
The Ditcher
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,570. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A nostalgic 1950s tale of father and son joining the Irish peat industry in its most difficult challenge yet: the boglands of County Mayo.
Flashman and Madison's War
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,390. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
It is an extraordinary tale of an almost forgotten war, with inspiring leaders, incompetent commanders, a future American president, terrifying warriors (and their equally intimidating women), brave sailors, trigger-happy madams and a girl in a wet dress who could have brought a city to a standstill.
Lady of the Imperial City
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 91,060. Language: American English. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Japan’s capital city in the year 1001 is a society in resplendent silks and dedicated to beauty. In it, as a paragon among her peers, Lady Kirei faces a life of sexual servitude unless she defies convention and honor with a less than ideal gentleman. Experience the imperial city of Kyō and its elite society through the eyes of aristocrats who fall shy of the ideal.
A Very Brief History of America
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,660. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Journey through some of the inner workings and establishments of the country we know as the U.S.A. From the earliest colonial days until after World War I, find out some of the moments that shaped America and how they came to be and came to make America what it is. Whether colonization, war, battles in the streets, or the disenfranchised fighting for recognition by a government set to alienate.
The Plain Prairie Princess
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,180. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015 by Bly Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Retta Barre's family is left alone in the middle of the prairie, away from the wagon train. They face one life-threatening danger after another and Retta's in the middle of them all. She's even mistaken as an Indian girl in her buckskin dress and moccasins as she encounters horse thieves, prairie pirates, and an army troop. But her friends consider her a heroine and princess of the prairie.
Batu
Price: Free! Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Batu is a short story about a Mongolian sheep herder who is drafted in the Soviet People’s Army. Batu and other Mongols fight under General Belov in the battles of Moscow and Kiev.
Broken
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,550. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
England, 1813. Lady Theodosia has stumbled into another universe. As she runs out of time, Theodosia must find the courage to try to save the its people — a power only she holds — and to convince Ahuil that the only option left to them … the one he could never accept … is worth it to save their timeless love.
The Mantz Trilogy: Three Miles Square, The Road Returns and County Seat
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 432,500. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015 by Foreverland Press. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » USA
For the First Time in One Volume: The Mantz Trilogy documents a time of great change in America. During this period, young people began to move away from farming as a life choice. The once rare automobile could be found—in almost every barn. The boom and bust of the economy as a result of the war and advances in automation forever changed our way of life.
My Dream Came True
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,730. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
ALTERNATE version of The Man of My Dreams What if your future was the past? Miranda Wellborn travels to Norway to explore visions from recurring dreams. Never does she imagine touching a real Viking ship will send her one thousand years into the past. She is soon claimed by a Viking warrior, the man from her visions. But her dreams are nothing like the reality of living in a time not her own.
Episode 6 - Calum's Duel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,470. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Clan: Season 2, Episode 6. Calum’s Duel A Bitesize 1-hour Read. The shaman’s son, Catahecassa, has joined Calum and John as they race to catch up with the French battalion that has ransacked the fort and dragged away the men, women and children who called it home. This time they’re facing Colonel Dutronc and his ruthlessness borders on insanity. M’be Calum’s luck has finally run out.