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Scotch Rising by SJ Garland
Price: Free! Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Scotch Rising follows the story of English soldier Esmond Clyde-Dalton as he investigates the murders of two men in the Highlands of Scotland in 1707. Along the way he will be joined by a colourful array of friends as he untangles a dangerous Jacobite plot.
The First Book of the Pure by D K Dewey
Price: Free! Words: 66,250. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
Pures are people whose lives are long, and shrouded in antiquity and legend, yet still alive. Geronimo, an Apache from the Indian wars, King William of England, a Roman soldier, and a Pure woman who survived the Salem Witch Trials—these are some of the Pure. Normals, short-lived folks like you, are insignificant to them. Their struggle is intense.
Mysterious Miss Channing by Nadine Millard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,760. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Blue Tulip Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Historical » General
Charles Carrington, Earl of Ransford is the very epitome of a devilish rake and he has no desire to change it. However, taking up the reigns of his family’s estate brings his grand plans of debauching the whole of London to an abrupt halt. Charles can only imagine the boredom he will experience, living in rural Ireland and being disgustingly respectable. Then along comes Julia.
The Desert Raider by Zach Neal
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,000. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
Owen Foster is with the Special Air Service. He’s been missing for about five weeks and Mariyah Khoudry is trying to find out what happened to him. They’re legally married and she might be pregnant. Sergeant Major Bullen, stuck with the duty, will do his best to locate the lad, whether dead or alive. A short story of romance and adventure.
The Writer - A Short Story by Gary J Byrnes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In Ancient Rome, a young writer decides to publish a story that will change the world.
The Granite Rose by Jocie McKade
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,250. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Sworn to uphold his Emperor's orders, General Marcus Alexius must obey an Imperial command his conscious is rebelling against. Sianna Cynara, is the Princess of Dacia who has been forced to endure the treachery of Rome, finds her life balanced on the blade of the Emperor's sword. Thrust together by elements out of their control - The Granite Rose.
Blood, Innocence And Glory by Lydia Anne Klima
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,400. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
From antebellum St. Louis to Chicago in the 1880s, Blood, Innocence and Glory will take you through the lost dreams and sacrifices of the Delancy family, one of the wealthiest Creole families in St. Louis. As America's threatened by civil war, Robert and Damon Delancy fight in opposing armies and make the mistake of falling in love with the same woman, a Yankee abolitionist.
The Playmakers by Graeme Johnstone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,560. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015 by G. & E. Johnstone. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
It’s the biggest lie in the English language. Four hundred years of duping the world. A tale of corruption, passion, murder - and our greatest literary works. Two remarkable men, the frenzied times they lived in and the fixated people around them. William Shakespeare. Christopher Marlowe. One is the real playwright. The other is the stooge. Which is which? ‘The Playmakers’. The novel that reveals
Fistfight at Judas Gulch by Mark Lind-Hanson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,630. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Sardo Pat is an original Forty-Niner, and tells it like it was back in Gold Rush times
The Ghost in the Barbershop by Ian Thomas Healy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,600. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A Muddy Creek short story set in the Weird Wild West. When Muddy Creek barber Angus discovers a vengeful spirit haunting his shop, shenanigans ensue as the town sheriff tries to figure out a way to dispose of a ghost.
A Greater World by Clare Flynn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,600. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Romance » Historical(5.00 from 3 reviews)
She's from a privileged background. He's a miner. They are both fleeing England and everything they hold dear. The Blue Mountains, Australia, 1920. A compelling love story and a great adventure.
Un balcon sur l'Arno by Natalie de la Panouse
Price: $7.37 USD. Words: 120,680. Language: French. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
De Paris à Florence, deux jeunes étudiants en histoire de l'art, tous deux descendants d'amis de la Reine Marie Antoinette, s'engagent dans la plus étrange des aventures qui les mènera à traverser le temps jusqu'a l'été 1781. Aurore et François subiront ainsi les sortilèges d'un bijou commandé par Marie Antoinette à un joailier florentin jusqu'au dénouement sur les pelouses de Trianon.
Bombay, Decoded by Victor Truth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,180. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other, Fiction » Historical » General
A world War II novella for young adults... An adrenaline filled excursion of hidden clues dating back to the WWII, of Nazi spies, of decoys and secret passages, and above all a deathly hidden secret in the heart of Mumbai that may change the world as we know it!
A Pilgrim and the Greyman by Cas Erchamion
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 117,370. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Raised in a remote sanctum far from civilization, Nicholas is forced into exile and pursued around the ancient world by a misanthropic entity. Nicholas' exile quickly becomes an impromptu adventure that reveals certain truths about his future and humanity's past. Despite his fears, Nicholas is drawn inexorably towards a confrontation he has little chance of surviving.
The Forgotten Sister: A Sequel to Pride and Prejudice by Louise Hathaway
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,880. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Regency
In The Forgotten Sister, the drawing rooms of the Regency era are opened for us to view the world where Jane Austen left off when she wrote Pride and Prejudice. This novel is about Mary Bennet, the plain middle daughter, as she compares herself to her beautiful sisters, tries to get her father to notice her, falls in love, becomes a writer, and ultimately a champion for those less fortunate.
The Oath by Stephen Robert Stein
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 122,230. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Oath tracks the intertwined lives of Dr. Katz and SS Doktor Bloch, who both survive Auschwitz and the war to practice medicine in the United States, never losing the stains upon their souls.
The Legend Of Blistering Billy Blaylock - Gunfighter: A Humorous Western Short Story by T. Whitman Bilderback
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
You’ve heard the name…Blistering Billy Blaylock. You’ve heard about Billy’s career as a gunfighter. You may have even been told that the nickname “Blistering Billy” referred to Blaylock’s speed with a handgun. You have heard wrong. This story sets the legend straight, and explains why Billy was “Blistering”…and it has nothing to do with his gunfighting skills.
Land Of Broken Promises - Maftur by Margaret Penfold
Series: Land of Broken Promises. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,450. Language: British English. Published: January 9, 2015 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Maftur knows she wants to marry the boy next door. Before settling down as a wife and mother, however, she aims to become a glamorous secretary and prove she can earn her own living. She is also fiercely patriotic and cannot stand by while Palestine, the country of her birth, is threatened with a takeover. She sets about attempting to rectify the political situation in a non-violent fashion.
Echoes of the Old Ways by Harold Brannan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,400. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
At the end of the Red River War, tribes of native people on the Southern Plains were now restricted to government-controlled reservations in Oklahoma Territory. Frontier settlers began to move into and claim the land as their own. Old customs die hard, however, and echoes of the old ways reverberated across the land.