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Marius' Mules VI: Caesar's Vow by S.J.A. Turney
Series: Marius' Mules, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 161,870. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
It is the eve of destruction. Gaul seethes and bucks more than ever in revolt against the Roman invader just as Rome similarly begins to show its cracks. Caesar has made a vow to men and Gods alike to end the life of Ambiorix, and naught will stand in the way of that vow's completion - not Gaul, nor Roman, nor reason itself. Can Fronto halt the destruction of the Belgae and fulfill Caesar's vow?
When I Come Again by P.D.R. Lindsay
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,060. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Becan, returning home after four years of trading with the Romans, looks forward to meeting his sweetheart and to their marriage. He knows she will be waiting for him. He's sent her messages every year and is certain that she has kept her word and waited for him. But there have been other things happening he doesn't know about. So will Laila the Fair be there for Becan?
Citizen Hollywood by Martin Turnbull
Series: The Garden of Allah, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,190. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Hollywood, 1939: When Tinseltown begins to woo wunderkind Orson Welles, he stashes himself at the Chateau Marmont until he’s ready to make his splashy entrance. But when William Randolph Hearst realizes "Citizen Kane" is based on him, he won’t be happy—and when Hearst isn’t happy, nobody’s safe. Marcus Adler, Kathryn Massey, and Gwendolyn Bricky need to go for broke, and the clock is ticking.
De Excidio Gildae by Cian Beirdd
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,960. Language: American English. Published: January 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Gildas was renowned in the Middle Ages. Around 535 he wrote a letter denouncing British kings and holies alike. He was invited to Ireland to replace Columba. He died in Brittany less than a decade later. And yet for all his abilities and accolades we know almost nothIng about this intriguing man. In these scenes from his life this interesting personality is explored
An Earl from India by Marina Oliver
Series: Regencies, Book 5. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 57,280. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A new Regency. How can a disgraced Earl make the most of his return from exile, especially when he is impersonating his half-brother, the real Earl? Silas expects to find a flourishing estate and marry an heiress, but Fanny, the heiress he meets on the homeward-bound ship, dislikes him. Then he meets his family, cousins Lucien and Amanda. and Aunt Charlotte, and finds his inheritance worthless.
The Steam Man of the West 2 The Road Home by Joseph A. Lovece
Series: The Steam Man of the West, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,730. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The adventure continues with inventor Frank Rude, Jr. and his motley crew in the Brave Old West. Join Denver Doll the Detective Queen, Bessie Little the Masked Rider, photographer Eadweard Muybridge, giant Charlie Bull, orphan PS and Solomon the cat. With Frank's newest invention the Electric Horse at their side the preposterous escapades of the intrepid group rewrite history.
Повесть о преждевременном by Victor Gorbatschow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,770. Language: Russian. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Прошлое, настоящее, будущее… Светлое или тёмное, близкое-далёкое, счастливое или не очень… Но всегда живое, преходящее, творимое… На виду и герои каждого времени. «Есть люди прошлого, люди будущего, люди вечного», - утверждал Николай Бердяев. Имеет право быть межвременье – всегда смутное, случайное, непредсказуемое со своими мутными героями…
A German Stirring by Kev Richardson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,310. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Deprivation in occupied Germany immediately after WW2 seems greater than that in most occupied countries during the war. Are the Allied victors guilty as charged, of major malpractices?
The Bishop's Curse by Raff Ellis
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 102,700. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The year was 1860 and while the nation teetered on the brink of the great Civil War, another albeit smaller rebellion had broken into the open in the little town of Carthage, NY. Given the gravity of former, the latter squabble seemed insignificant except to the mid-19th Century Irish Catholic church members of St. James Parish. For them it was a serious life-changing event that they believed put
Carnelian by B. Kristin McMichael
Series: The Chalcedony Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,310. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal(4.17 from 12 reviews)
Mari’s past is deeper than she ever imagined. Going off to college opens her eyes to her past in time for her to decide her future.
The Carringtons of Helston by Malcolm Macdonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 154,100. Language: British English. Published: January 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical
An old feud or a new love – which will prove the more deadly? In 1914 widower John Carrington returns from America to Cornwall, his ancestral homeland, with his grown-up children in tow. They hope to settle comfortably but an ancient feud with the neighbouring Liddicoats resurfaces – only to be complicated by love affairs across the feud lines.
Trapped! Bowen & Baile Book 4 by Frank Roderus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,970. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
An old friend from Cole’s past approaches the Bowen & Baile Detective Agency for help on an odd quest- to give back a stolen fortune. The only problem is, the man’s partners don’t want it to be given back…
Morning Shadow by Frank Roderus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
Two short, but very powerful, stories by two-time Spur Award winner Frank Roderus. In “Morning Shadow,” a French trapper is enchanted by a captive Indian child, and must make a fateful decision. In “Four Gold Coins,” a man awakens from a drinking binge with a pocketful of coins he did not have the night before –are they a lucky break or a curse?
Goblins & Vikings in America: Episode 1 by Norman Crane
Price: Free! Words: 17,470. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Five hundred years before Columbus, the Vikings discovered North America. That much is known. What they found there was not -- until now. This is the epic saga of a Viking's quest to find his son, one that will take him and his companions to the very edges of the known world, and beyond: to a land of exotic civilizations, ancient mystery, and unprecedented danger.
Button Box by Eva McCall
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,180. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Who would think one stolen roll could cause so much commotion and land Abigail Sloan in the grips of a complete stranger; a stranger who will save her from a life on the streets of New Orleans. But there is a price for everything, and Abigail will pay in ways that will haunt her in years to come.
Miss Flimp's Ancestor by Zoe Ainsworth-Grigg
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 800. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Biographical / Other, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Part of Miss Flimp Series of books, this book contains lots of interesting details and photographs of life in a stately home in the 19th Century. The photos of period costume and descriptions of how children were seen and not heard but influenced by servants, is part of the books charm. The book also contains a link to a review of antique dolls.The book is a fascinating glimpse of times gone by.
Backswipe by Richard Nabstedt
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 176,370. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Backswipe chronicles the challenges facing archaeologist Doctor J. Burke, her rookie partner Nathan and team of 25th century specialists as they attempt to teleport a glamorous lost airliner back from 1951 San Francisco to their home museum. This science fiction history mystery weaves rapidly through Cold War California and Hawaii while offering intriguing glimpses into humanity's possible future.
Lantern Slides from Old Bohemia by Avis Black
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,890. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Historical » General
Paris, the late 19th-century. Martin Grandjean joins the ranks of those hoping to re-establish the Old Republic, and he meets a mysterious young man called Ari and falls in love, only to see Ari taken prisoner. Everyone turns against Grandjean; his friends, his family, and even the government. But Grandjean is determined to find Ari, win his love, and make a life with him.
In the Shadow of the Hills by Madeline Baker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,340. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Western
I'm John Jacob McKenna. I had a reputation as a fast gun in the 1870's. I killed Red Wade and Curly Jack Turner, and a score of other men whose names and faces I can't recall. Of course, that's all behind me now, and I'm back where I began. Sitting here, watching the sun rise above Mo'ohta-vo'honaaeva, the sacred Black Hills of the Cheyenne, my mind goes back in time, back to the beginning...
Julius Caesar: The Novel (Shakespeare’s Classic Play Retold As a Novel) by BookCaps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,110. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Have you ever thought of Shakespeare as a fast-paced, action-filled, page-turning…novel?! Shakespeare plays on stage make for fantastic theatrics! But when you read it as a book…some of it’s glory can be lost. This novelization of Julius Caesar uses a more modern language and narration to capture the story as a novel. The story portrays the 44 BC conspiracy against the Roman dictator Julius Cae