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Noble Slayer by Michael O'Gara
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,250. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Out of desperation and to survive, the warrior Mog snatches victory out of defeat for his liege lord. His ruler rewards him with title and an estate in conquered lands. All Mog wants is a place for he and his men to settle in peace. Instead, he gets intrigue, challenges to his rule, invasion, and a growing sphere of influence. It seems Mog is destined to become a ruler of renown in his own right.
The Kin by Elsye Harwood
Price: Free! Words: 105,070. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 14, 2015 by Lillian White Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
Book 1 of the Custodians: Rome, present day: David Lowe arrives to research myths and folk tales. Studying in a library that seems to have as unusual a personality as it's Custodians. Parthia, second century A.D; Two legionnaires, far ahead of Emperor Trajan's legions, explore the dead city of Persepolis and unwittingly unleash a force more deadly than any the Roman Empire has had to face before.
Shanty Gold by Jeanne Charters
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,870. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015 by Rogue Phoenix Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Heroes are those who step in when others step out…and some are our ancestors. Meet Mary Boland, a survivor of the Irish Famine.
The Book of Lismore by Yvonne Marjot
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,610. Language: British English. Published: July 14, 2015 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
While visiting the beautiful Hebridean island of Lismore, Cas and Sam stumble upon a new chapter of the island’s past. Once again, they are confronted by the ghosts of the distant past, and ancient tragedy combines with present danger as each is faced with a fresh challenge.
An Uninvited Guest by Augusta Trobaugh
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
The end of segregation made little difference in the daily lives of old Miss Minnie and her day-helper, Lula. But when a figment of Miss Minnie’s addled imagination threatens Lula's long-held job security, Lula uses the old, entrenched rules of segregation to dispel that figment -- with surprising results. A short story.
Greater Love... by Michele McGrath
Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: British English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A very short story 300 words This short story celebrates the incredible courage of Private William McFadzean at the battle of the Somme in 1916.. Written for a flash fiction competition This story also appears in the book Baker's Dozen by the same author
The Puppeteer by MaeEadie
Price: Free! Words: 63,970. Language: Australian English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
As the world opens up to war, a young girl closes down on a secret. As a purine, keeper of the secret, protector of the frescreets, she sacrifices her family, her friends and her freedom. What she doesn't know is that she's part of a bigger plan. Nor does she realise that as she gives up her time, she gains freedom from the puppeteer. There are no strings on Florence.
Ken Follett's Edge of Eternity Summary by Ant Hive Media
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
This is a summary of Ken Follett’s last book in a Century Trilogy that covers 50+ years of recent history. Published in 2014, Edge of Eternity tracks the lineage of Ma Peshkov, their families, and acquaintances living in the US, Soviet Union, UK, and a divided Germany.
The Widow And Her Cowboy by Joyce Melbourne
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: American English. Published: July 11, 2015 by Susan Hart. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A woman runs away from her big city life, after stowing away with a man she had just met. He finds her later and they fall in love and are married. Their idyllic life is shattered one day and Rose has no idea what she’ll do to maintain her sanity.
Zita Son of Ephron and Shelometh by Michael J. Findley
Series: Ephron the Hittite. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,760. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Inspirational
Zita grew up far from the capital of the Hittite Empire. The Hittites of Hebron are friends with Abraham the Hebrew and faithfully sacrifice to his God. Political intrigues, arranged marriages, and war threaten Zita's and the Hittites' future, but Adonai his Elohim gives him choices for peace no one could have imagined.
Zorami by Malsawmi Jacob
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,600. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015 by Primalogue Publishing Media Private Limited. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Coming of age
Malsawmi Jacob takes on the most traumatic period in Mizo history, the insurgency years of the nineteen sixties, to tell the story of a young girl, Zorami.
Seventh Dimension - The Castle, A Young Adult Fantasy by Lorilyn Roberts
Series: Seventh Dimension. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,850. Language: American English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense(5.00 from 1 review)
Haunted by a recurring dream of his missing father in a mysterious castle, 17-year-old Daniel discovers a scroll that reveals his future,. but the stakes are raised when he witnesses the trial and crucifixion of Yeshua. The convergence of time with supernatural events creates a suspenseful ending and leads to the fourth book in the Seventh Dimension Series, The City, Book 4, A YA Fantasy.
Young Love in Old Chicago by April Marcom
Price: Free! Words: 99,170. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Historical » USA
The holidays are drawing near in 1932 Chicago. The streets are lined with glittering lights. And Alexandra is falling desperately in love. But the young man who’s captured her heart has a dark secret that threatens to tear them apart. However, with a little help from Alexandra’s mob-obsessed sister, lots of secret letters, and a love deeper than the bottomless oceans, they just might make it.
Kilmainham Dawn by Michele McGrath
Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: British English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
International award winning very short story West Cork Literary Festival 2008 Set in Ireland just after the Easter Rising in 1916. Grace marries her sweetheart in prison on the night he before he is due to be shot for his part in the uprising. The story of two brave people. The challenge was to write a short story in less than 300 words. "Written with quiet passion" - Fish Publishing 2008
Hide and Seek by Lois Carroll
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,450. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Historical
One woman hiding from family abuse and another seeking her lost family. Each discover that happiness and love can grow from sadness when they don't give up the pursuit. FEATURING: "Escape" and "Fastest Wedding in the West"
Black Rose by Richard Dawes
Series: A Tucson Kid Western. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,000. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » General
In Black Rose, the Tucson Kid battles his way out of a town run by and for outlaws. Hoping for a rest, he rides into the sleepy village of San Ignacio. There he meets an old friend, a lawman who persuades Tucson to help him transport a murderer and a shipment of gold through bandit territory. Unknown to the lawman, Tucson is carrying a map to a silver mine worth millions of dollars.
Basis Points by Guy Herman
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 59,740. Language: American English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Nonfiction » Law » Banking
Basis Points: Searing New Novel Fictionalizes U.S. Govt-Sanctioned “LIBOR Scandal” – History’s Biggest, Little-Known Fraud. Meticulously researched and masterfully crafted by Guy Herman, ‘BASIS POINTS' fuses fact with fiction to recount history’s biggest “robbery”; a twenty-year ongoing fraud and collusion between major banks that was not only known to the U.S. Government, but fully supported.
Ready Reference Treatise: Kindred by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,240. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » USA
There are few science fiction works about slavery, and that is what makes “Kindred” a unique book. The first person narrative also makes it unique among the science fiction books on the subject of slavery.
Xứ cát - Frank Herbert by DANG SY KIEN, Sr
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 285,760. Language: Vietnamese. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Một thời điểm rất xa trong tương lai... Từ đời này sang đời khác, người Fremen trên hành tinh sa mạc lưu truyền lời tiên tri về một đấng cứu tinh sẽ dẫn dắt họ giành lấy tự do đích thực... Từ thế hệ này sang thế hệ khác, những nữ phù thủy Bene Gesserit mỏi mòn chờ đợi sự xuất hiện của một B.G. nam giới duy nhất, người có thể vượt qua mọi giới hạn không gian - thời gian...
Jasper's Lament by Katherine Pym
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,560. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
London 1664. The 2nd Anglo/Dutch war is imminent, and England prepares against the threat. After his father’s mysterious death, Jasper’s world is thrown into chaos. Coded messages, letters penned with invisible ink, and chests of gold appear from unknown sources. Dangerous symbols in unexpected places drag Jasper deeper into a conspiracy not of his making.