- African American fiction
- Alternative history
- Children’s books
- Coming of age
- Cultural & ethnic themes
- Fairy tales
- Gay & lesbian fiction
- Graphic novels & comics
- Humor & comedy
- Literary collections
- Mystery & detective
- Plays & Screenplays
- Science fiction
- Themes & motifs
- Thriller & suspense
- Transgressional fiction
- Visionary & metaphysical
- Women's fiction
- Young adult or teen
- Antiques & Collectibles
- Art, Architecture, Photography
- Business & Economics
- Career Guides
- Children's Books
- Comics (nonfictional)
- Computers and Internet
- Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits
- Education and Study Guides
- Engineering, trades, and technology
- Gay and Lesbian
- General reference
- Health, wellbeing, & medicine
- Home and Garden
- Language Instruction
- Literary criticism
- New Age
- Politics and Current Affairs
- Relationships and Family
- Religion and Spirituality
- Science and Nature
- Sex and Relationships
- Social Science
- Sports & outdoor recreation
- True Crime
General | USA | Western & American frontier | Medieval | United Kingdom | Ancient | Regency | Victorian | Paranormal | Classical Greece & Rome | Australia & New Zealand | Colonial America | All sub-categories >>Ancient | Australia & New Zealand | Canada | Classical Greece & Rome | Colonial America | General | Medieval | Paranormal | Regency | Renaissance | United Kingdom | USA | Victorian | Western & American frontier | << Top sub-categories
Fremantle Volume two by Roger Hughes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 80,880. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
FREMANTLE is a historical novel set in 1863 at the height of the American Civil War. Due to the above average length it is in two volumes. The main character, Arthur Fremantle, was a real British Coldstream Guards officer who came to America to observe the war. The book is full of historical information, especially concerning the British involvement, but this is tempered by a heady romance.
Hathy l'éléphant by Bruno Robert des Douets
Series: Histoires courtes - Instants d'évasion, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: French. Published: December 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
C'est un conte au parfum d'Angleterre victorienne et coloniale, et pourtant ce pourrait être une histoire à raconter dans le temps de Noël au cours de laquelle on fera des rencontres inattendues qui rappelleront des souvenirs à bon nombres d'entre nous.
Le plaid de Colin Pimpernelle by Bruno Robert des Douets
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 37. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: French. Published: December 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
La proximité du peuple médiéval avec le merveilleux reste un sujet d'étonnement pour nous qui vivons au temps de la rationalité. Cela donne un joli conte. Ainsi, le plaid de Colin Pimpernelle est tout vibrant d'accents légers, ceux de cantiques au temps de la Noël.
The Dead Spend No Gold: Bigfoot and the California Gold Rush by Duncan McGeary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,700. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014 by Books of the Dead Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Virginia Reed survived the Donner Party Werewolves only to find herself in a life and death struggle with a creature out of nightmares. When gold is discovered, California becomes flooded with miners who push Indian tribes from their lands, or kill them if they refuse to leave. But there is a creature in the mountains who reacts to the invasion of his territory by slaying everyone who trespasses.
Birch Hall by Ludmila Britton
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,920. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014 by Intelligent Life Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A young woman swept off her feet, and swept away to a distant land...in a world on the brink of war... BIRCH HALL tells the story of a Russian-American woman in San Francisco who marries a British noble. With a rich cast of characters and meticulously researched narrative, this novel brings to life an unforgettable time in our history and provides an intimate taste of life in England during WW2.
Playing Black by Lynn Packer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 154,480. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In the early ‘60’s, a white, Manhattan, Kansas, high school student becomes a guinea pig for a university project to develop the perfect jump shot. But soon he’s experiencing, firsthand, the impact basketball and music were having on the civil rights movement.
In a Time of Magic by Arnold W. Porter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,110. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Historical » Canada
In a Time of Magic is a tale of wildness, transformation and sexuality. On tranquil Vasquez island, Ryan and Selene struggle to meet the challenges of returning to the land, opening to love, experimenting with sexuality, and learning from ancient spiritual traditions. This story will speak to anyone who has ever wondered what it would be like if they didn’t have to follow the rules.
Omphalos by Mark Patton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,080. Language: British English. Published: December 4, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
SIX EPOCHS, TEN LIVES INTERSECTING. 2013: Al Cohen, an American in search of his European heritage. 1944-1946: Friedrich Werner, an officer of the Wehrmacht and later prisoner of war. 1799: Suzanne de Beaubigny, a royalist refugee from revolutionary France. 1517: Richard Mabon, a Catholic priest on pilgrimage. 1160: Raoul de Paisnel, a knight with a dark secret. 4000 BC: Egrasté, a sorceress.
Abigail's Legacy--A novel of early New England by Anne Ipsen
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 103,360. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Abigail disappears amid accusations of witchcraft, but she leaves her lover Paul and young friend Bess a legacy of independence from the Puritan constrictions of seventeenth-century Concord. In parallel stories, connected by Abigail’s enduring inspiration, Bess becomes a gifted healer while Paul seeks a life that will balance his English and Indian natures.
The Blue Bonnet by Fay Risner
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,280. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Western
Life wasn't so bad for Bat Kayhill these days. Two years ago, he didn't feel that way. He'd moved from his Bar BK Ranch to live with his daughters in Dead Horse, Oklahoma after his wife died. Now he was tired of town life. He missed ranch life with the cowhands and was ready to move back home. The one hitch was he dreaded living in the house without a wife.
Love Finds Its Way by Wilhelmina Stolen
Series: Way of the Hearts Saga. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,240. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014 by 5 Prince Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Love’s journey can be a long one, fraught with dangerous twists and turns. But if it’s meant to be, love will always find its way……..
The Paper Masque by Jessica Dall
Series: The Broken Line. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,260. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014 by 5 Prince Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Elsie Wembley has never suffered boredom gladly. Oldest of three—and second in line to the throne—she knows Carby like the back of her hand, always staying only one step ahead of trouble. When Elsie meets button-down Laurence Flynn, however, it seems she may finally have found someone to keep her out of it for good—at least until his secrets catch up to them.
Ocean's Justice by Demelza Carlton
Series: Turbulence and Triumph, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 36,980. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
A mysterious castaway. A Scottish hero determined to protect her. Can they survive the storm? William boarded a ship in search of adventure, but he gets more than he bargained for when he saves Maria from the sea. Maria carries a terrible secret. Wherever she goes, death follows, and she's powerless to prevent it. With the sharks circling and a storm closing in, are sirens more than just a myth?
Ocean's Trial by Demelza Carlton
Series: Turbulence and Triumph, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,840. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Smuggled ashore by Merry D’Angelo, Maria begins her new life in the colonial port of Fremantle. With the help of a fisherman named Tony, she fights to find her place among a people so different to her own. Yet danger lurks beneath the surface as her past races to catch up with her; threatening her future and her friends, and forcing her to choose between her old love and the new.
Ocean's Triumph by Demelza Carlton
Series: Turbulence and Triumph, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,830. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Maria thought stowing away on a ship to follow the man she loves was a great idea – but sleeping in the cargo hold and fighting rats for food isn’t at all what she bargained for, and that’s before she reaches her destination: desolate Christmas Island. Now the man who was once her world won’t even look at her. It’s time to lay the ghosts of their past to rest…or are some ghosts not dead at all?
Copyboy by Barrie McMahon
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 117,370. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
In 1946 copyboy Alf McGuinness lands a job at The Mirror newspaper and finds himself in a fix. He and feisty friend Jenny are small players in a post-war black market but Mirror reporters are digging for sensation in the contraband economy. As Alf and Jenny try to come to grips with their double lives, things threaten to unravel.
Bloody Season by Loren D. Estleman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,660. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Western
From the three-time Golden Spur Award winner--the classic novel about Tombstone, Arizona... * The gunfight at O.K. Corral is the ultimate Western adventure--and Estleman's novel is the definitive account "Pistol-hot...rawhide tough."--Kirkus Reviews "Gritty and unwashed realism...a brutal showdown."--Elmer Kelton "High drama...so real you can smell the horses."--Elmore Leonard
The Sound and the Silence by JoEllen Conger
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,960. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
After the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor, in December 1971, Nick Nickell, a young California teenage farmer, joined the war effort to help secure American freedom. As a Marine Corpsman he fought to save lives during the battle at Okinawa. He returned home a hero…and a broken soldier.
El Joven Hitler 1 (El pequeño Adolf y los demonios de la mente) by Javier Cosnava
Series: HITLER SERIES, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 28,490. Language: Spanish. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
30 mil ejemplares vendidos La Saga de “El Joven Hitler” está formada por 4 novelas, todas ellas autoconclusivas pero con un mismo hilo conductor para poderlas seguir de forma consecutiva si así se quiere: 1-EL PEQUEÑO ADOLF Y LOS DEMONIOS DE LA MENTE 2-HITLER ADOLESCENTE 1889-1903 3-HITLER, VAGABUNDO Y SOLDADO EN LA GRAN GUERRA 1904-1918 4-HITLER Y EL NACIMIENTO DEL PARTIDO NAZI 1918-1923
Indebted by Natalie Jayne
Series: Rivers, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 108,570. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014 by Two Square Books Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier(5.00 from 2 reviews)
2 hired thugs, 1 sheriff, 2 unlikely friends, 1 court appointed nuisance-- what could possibly go wrong? This humorous adventure is about the bonds between brothers-- even unintentional ones-- & the many hiccups of life. INDEBTED is a 'clean' read. Except for Gideon, who can ruin a new set of clothes in 3 sec. flat, pinch the blue ribbon prize & still skid calamitously into town by supper.