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Before Now and After
You set the price! Words: 66,260. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
This author's first book written when he was just 15 years, It follows the history of the mythical 'Tetragramatton' (The supposed true name of GOD translated as Yehova in the King James Bible). Set in three distinct sections the narrative begins in a mythical island, onto Imperial Rome and then through to modern times. A masterpiece of esoteric knowledge.
Ma's Garden
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,910. Language: Australian English. Published: April 7, 2014 by G. & E. Johnstone. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
In 1902 Christopher and Ethel ‘Ma’ Johnstone left the city with their young family to open a country newspaper. Ma’s Garden is a gentle tale about the first year of their new life, the people they meet, their tribulations, their celebrations. ‘Ma’ planted her garden on a barren block while Christopher trusted in his future. This story is the essence of a small town, not so different from today.
The House on Schellberg Street
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,390. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Inspirational
WHERE IS HOME? Renate Edler loves to visit her grandmother in the house on Schellberg Street. She often meets up with her friend Hani Gödde who lives nearby. This year, though, it is not to be. Renate finds out a terrible secret about her family. She has to leave behind her home and her friends and become somebody she never thought she could be. The house on Schellberg Street needs to stay strong.
The Mermaids of the Darian Coast
Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
(3.00 from 1 review)
"The Mermaids of the Darian Coast" is a short story that takes place during the 1577-1580 circumnavigation of the world by Francis Drake. It is a companion piece to the author's critically acclaimed novel, At Drake's Command.
For Love’s Sake
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
For over a hundred years, New Orleanians have settled affairs of honor at Dueling Oaks in the City Park (formerly the Allard Plantation). In the early years, none dare refuse a challenge. It was the Code Duello. This changed after the city became American.
Caesar and Cleopatra: A Tale of Julius Caesar
Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The final tale in the Tales of Julius Caesar series of stories. Caesar has journeyed to Egypt where he meets Cleopatra. The story continues until the end of Caesar's life.
Осъзнаване (Български роман) / Osaznavane (Bulgarian novel)
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 64,670. Language: Bulgarian. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
„...С дебютния си роман „Осъзнаване” Росица Танчева отправя дръзко предизвикателство ... тя ни поднася произведение, което предизвиква както патриотична гордост, така и тревожни мисли за съдбата на нашето поколение. Убеден съм, че този исторически роман ще намери своята благодарна читателска аудитория и ще заеме достойно място сред хубавите български художествени творби.“ ГЕОРГИ ЦАНКОВ
Caesar's Civil War: A Tale of Julius Caesar
Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
This is a short story about Caesar's Civil War that began in 49 B.C. involving Julius Caesar and Pompey the Great. During the story, the two generals meet at the battle of Pharsalus in 48 B.C.
Kediak and the Legend of Ashwathama
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: American English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
There is a legend of a hunter. He travels the world, following the herd animals, killing them and using every part of them. He rarely interacts with the tribes, and no one ever finds him unless he wishes it. This man, Ashwathama, can do things most people cannot. He is a hard man, a secretive man. In the long history of my life, he is my greatest mistake. -Xia
The Wild West
You set the price! Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014 by Metahuman Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Travel back into the days of the Old West to experience a key moment in the history of the Quadrant Universe. Meet Firehair, the red-headed spitfire raised by Indians to be a warrior woman as she joins forces with the greatest heroes of the era to take on a threat out of ancient legend, a threat large enough to wipe out modern civilization. A threat known simply as the Wild Hunt.
Howling Vengeance
Series: John McCall Mysteries, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 36,180. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
John McCall just wanted to get a surprise for his men. Instead he got a disemboweled body. A man is arrested for the murder but McCall is sure that they have the wrong person. And when McCall starts digging around for the truth, he unearths a whole lot more than he bargained for. - Howling Vengeance. A supernatural mystery in the Old West.
The Desperation of Liberty
Series: The Belle of Colombia, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,260. Language: American English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
After fleeing from the ruthless Spanish General Morillo who has orders to execute any of the rebels they can find, Santiago, Maribel and Esteban make a long journey over the mountains, across the Magdalena River and then high up into the Central Range of the Andes to a small town called Rionegro.
The Birth of a Dream
Series: The Belle of Colombia, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,560. Language: American English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Caught up in the fight for independence from Spain, Captain Santiago Eduardo Vasquez finds himself locked in another battle as Ana Maribel Arboleda captures his heart in the plaza of Zipaquirá. Gazing across the valley of Bogotá, the dream of a life of raising Criollo horses and starting a family in the distant mountains is born.
The Dynasty of Laurence Burke: Legacy of an Irish Immigrant
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,880. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
“I departed the train at the end of the track in Salina, Kansas and with my knap sack and a suitcase started walking south toward the Santa Fe Trail. I was looking for unclaimed land suitable for farming. My savings were about gone and time was running out to find a suitable claim. I followed the Santa Fe Trail and joined a wagon train of merchants headed for Santa Fe."
Hic Sunt Dracones: Being a True Account of the Rescue of Professor George Herbert Endeavour from a Curious Misadventure
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Mashups
(4.00 from 1 review)
Professor Endeavour is perhaps the most brilliant scientist of the Victorian era. Certainly that is his opinion. The veteran of many expeditions, he has gone to Hungary, determined to capture a newly reported predator in the Carpathian Mountains. But who is hunting whom? And what fearless adventurers shall save him?
Retribution
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,880. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The war changed everything Emilee loved. Death rode the same trail west. Emilee vowed she’d deliver the villain to the hanging tree or put a bullet in him herself.
Tizzie
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,900. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
There's no slavery in the Yorkshire Dales, not in 1887, not ever. But loving families use artful schemes to enslave the innocent. Twenty nine year old Tizzie is such an innocent.
Carthaginian Empire - Book 3 - The Macedonean Cycle
Series: Carthaginian Empire, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
Previously only available as individual e-book short stories, this collection features episodes 12 to 15 of the original series and a bonus episode previously only available in the print anthology.
Pearl River
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 79,090. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A Virginia-born physician returns from a surgical apprenticeship in Paris, vowing to avenge his father's death at the defense of Washington in the War of 1812. Returning by way of the Gulf of Mexico, he travels along the Pearl River searching for General Andrew Jackson's army. Befriended by Choctaw Indians, he is guided to the army and joins to participate in the Battle of New Orleans.
The Captain's Dilemma
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,450. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
A fugitive in his enemy’s country, he is an escaped war prisoner trying to get home. When a baronet’s daughter risks charges of treason and her family’s safety to hide him and nurse him back to strength, neither of them expects to risk their hearts in a most dangerous game of impossible love!