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An Automated Death (STEAMPUNK)
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Price: Free! Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A young boy's spirit possesses an automaton he and his father are building to offer his grief stricken parent comforting messages. When the man who killed him becomes obsessed with the machine, he and the boy’s father are set on a collision course guaranteed to cause tragedy.
Petra
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Price: Free! Words: 41,970. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A deadly game of hunt and find, one wanting not to kill and the other demanding no less.
Danger Too Close
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,950. Language: American English. Published: March 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
After a devastating attempt to plant a hidden explosive in the Kremlin, CIA agent James Matthis is converted to a sleeper agent. After being recovered by the United States, his goal is to destroy the Soviet missile silos which have just launched a partly successful first strike. But can he recover from his brainwashing before it's too late?
After America: Rebuilding
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 105,570. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The United States of America has collapsed and the continent is breaking into individual sovereignties based on geography, culture, political persuasion, and economics. The story is told through the eyes of Sam Buckwalter, one of the founders of Appalachian America, a new nation forming in the true Appalachian Mountains of the continent. They conclude by writing a new constitution.
Gideon Hartman (Journeys of The Heart Collection)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,020. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Romance
Sheriff Gideon Hartman is not only fast on the draw, but quick to pull the trigger as well, especially when a favorable result involves reward money...that being, reward money that is sorely needed to sustain the town’s church and thereby satisfy the Pastor Hartman side of him.
Frozen Angel
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Price: $5.98 USD. Words: 88,750. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
As a performance artist in New Orleans, Armelle plays a stone angel frozen to the spot to amuse tourists, but she is anything but still. The past shifts, the margins between centuries blur, and she is pitched into 18th century New Orleans, accused of treachery by a man dead since 1759. As history claws its way into the present, Armelle must track her past life through time to save her soul.
By The Sword's Edge (Medieval Action & Adventure)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,340. Language: British English. Published: March 16, 2013 by Alt Hist Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
In 1370 two families are thrust together by war’s harsh reality. Eolande d’Aubray’s father is held prisoner by the French. She remembers little of him, but she does know that he is the only man who can rescue her from an unwanted marriage. The Stone’s are rising in the world with hopes that Richard Stone will become squire to the English commander, Robert Knolles. But tragic events intervene.
Last Assault on Oak Island
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Series: Rediscovered, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,060. Language: American English. Published: March 15, 2013 by Echo Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
For 200 years Oak Island kept its secret of the Money Pit. When a museum curator and his assistant decipher a British admiral’s diary, the treasure hunt takes a new turn. Dr. Sheldon and his student assistant Lauren search for the real source of the alleged pirate treasure that has eluded treasure hunters for decades.
A Selection from the Memoirs of Leopold LaPied
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Price: Free! Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Found in an old shoebox, this exercise in academic satire features the section in which an obscure medieval author travels with Geoffrey Chaucer and the pilgrims to Canterbury, as Chaucer chronicled in The Canterbury Tales. Leopold LaPied was there, although he did not make it into the Tales. Included is an afterword (sort of), commentary (kind of), and updated afterword.
Farewell, My Denmark
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,330. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A failed engagement sets 17-year-old Catherine Erichsen on a faith-building journey of self discovery as she follows her parents and other Mormon Saints on the 1863 immigration to America. When precious heirlooms start disappearing aboard the John J. Boyd, Catherine nearly loses her life at the hand of thieving sailors and fears she won’t live long enough to fulfill the desires of her heart.
The Gold Watch
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Series: Short Stories, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(5.00 from 1 review)
While prospecting a creek in the Cariboo Mountains near Barkerville in 1866, Pete comes across the corpse of a murdered man clutching a gold watch in his hand. Pete decides to return the watch to Sylvia, the name engraved on the back, but the owner of the watch, even though he is dead, has vengeance in mind, and a job for Pete. This story first appeared in Crimson Online Magazine #13, 2000.
Under a Tropical Sun
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,150. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
On a moonlit evening in 1951, three American Navy men are beheaded on a Philippine beach. The CIA suspects Pulog, a rebel leader. Ben, a young operative based in Washington, is sent to find him. The two have crossed paths before, as students at an elite Jesuit college in Manila.A decade later, their connections to a Catholic priest and a beautiful Eurasian woman complicate the search for justice.
Anah's War
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,190. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
On her eleventh birthday Anah received a red leather notebook from her favourite Aunty. It became a diary, a place for her secrets and for the next five years Anah tells of her life in Nijmegen and the war which creeps into every aspect of her existence. We watch Anah and her family negotiate the Nazi presence but still maintain a covert defiance as ordinary people experience extraordinary events.
O Rei dos Judeus
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,300. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Jesus, um camponês da Galiléia, tem diante de si a mais difícil de todas as missões: cumprir os desígnios de Deus. Para isto, ele desafiará a cultura de seu tempo, a Religião, os homens santos e até o poderoso Império Romano. “O Rei dos Judeus” lança uma nova visão sobre esta controversa figura que mudou os rumos da civilização ocidental.
El Asesinato de Pitágoras
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Price: $9.49 USD. Words: 196,390. Language: Spanish. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
* Nº1 en Amazon.es durante 5 meses consecutivos * * NOVELA FINALISTA DEL PREMIO PLANETA (El premio más dotado del mundo: 601.000 EUR/800.000 USD) * El Asesinato de Pitágoras es un thriller histórico que mantiene al lector en vilo desde el Prólogo hasta la última página. Basada en hechos reales, entremezcla de manera extraordinaria el suspense, los sentimientos y la acción. "Una novela única"
Ronin of the Seas-On Pirate Shores
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 124,810. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
1718 – The pirate sloop Sweet Alice captures a French slave ship, unaware that she carries a fortune in gold. Quartermaster Esau Jessup and Gentleman Davy Fletcher, Alice’s self-destructive captain, rescue indentured servant May Meehan from Blackbeard Teach. Esau decides to give up piracy; Davy needs him to further his own dark ends. Their final confrontation changes the fate of empires.
Der Sohn der Amazone
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,490. Language: German. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Was würdest Du tun, wenn das Kind, das Du zur Welt bringst, Dein schlimmster Feind ist? Für die Amazone Raván sind Männer halbe Tiere und gefährliche Feinde. Doch als sie wider Erwarten einen Sohn bekommt, bringt sie es nicht über sich, ihn zu töten. Durch die Liebe zu dem Jungen gerät ihre Welt aus den Fugen, und sie muss allen Mut und Klugheit aufbringen, um das Leben ihres Kindes zu retten.
The Second Mate's Cup of Tea
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
(SHORT STORY: HISTORICAL) Queen Victoria's seventy-first birthday. An Englishman far from home and homesick. All he wanted was a cup of English tea. Served properly. On clean china. On clean table linen. In the small port of Garibaldi, Oregon, in the dining room of the town's finest hotel what he got was something annoyingly different.
The King Of The Irish
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Price: Free! Words: 106,670. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by Newcastlewest Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
British spies have infiltrated the United Brotherhood, to quash another Irish rebellion. When one of the spies turns up dead in a Chicago sewer, police detective Daniel Coughlin is swept up in a power struggle between warring factions of the Irish nationalists, a fight that could see him hanged for a murder he did not commit. If his political clout does not come through for him, he is a dead man.
It's All Chaos: Tales of the Young, the Old, and the Middle Aged
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,150. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Aaron's authentic vision of the post WWII's sterile era sparkles. To paraphrase Orson Welles's tribute to James Cagney's screen performance: Nothing in Aaron's fiction is real, but everything is true.