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Daughter of Sparta: Chapter One by Kristen LePine
Series: Daugher of Sparta. Price: Free! Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2015 by Historic Heroines. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Historic Heroines is pleased to release its first original fiction series: Daughter of Sparta by Kristen LePine. Set in ancient Greece, Daughter of Sparta opens with a reimagined twist on the Medusa myth then follows Gorgo, the daughter of King Cleomenes I of Sparta, and the events leading up to the Ionian Revolt.
Wishing for Rainbows by Rebecca King
Price: $1.40 USD. Words: 76,630. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Regency
Ursula is sent to London to find a husband, before her father finds one for her. Can Trenton protect her from the fops and rogues who prowl the ballrooms of the ton, or will the mysterious admirer who appears to be stalking her turn sinister? One thing is for certain, Trenton and Ursula must work together if they have any chance of having a future together.
The Slayer's Redemption by Marliss Melton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,540. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Lady Clarisse uses deceit to gain access to the fierce warrior she must kill to save her family. The Slayer has a reputation for ruthlessness but she'll care for his infant son in order to carry out the murder. As baby—and warrior—touch her heart, she seeks another solution. Could the Slayer, who may have killed his own wife, become her champion? A revised and expanded version of Danger's Promise.
Grey Pine by T. Lloyd Winetsky
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 95,000. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Grey Pine is a gripping story of one man's struggle to survive amidst the forces of nature and the workings of a troubled mind. A gritty account of post-Vietnam America that chronicles ills not unfamiliar to us in the present day: youth suicide, clinical depression, racial tension, alcoholism, and the malaise from an unpopular war.
Jennie Wade: A Girl from Gettysburg by Tecla Emerson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,350. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
It had been foolish to stay but now there was no choice. It was anyone’s guess what the outcome would be. Nothing was as it should be. Oddly, the Confederate troops were pouring in from the north and Union troops were marching in from the south. They arrived in droves. The town was not prepared for what happened during the early days of the summer, 1863.
Legacy of Hunger by Christy Nicholas
Series: Druid's Brooch, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 98,910. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
It’s 1846, and Valentia is bored with the life of a spinster on her father’s prosperous Ohio farm. She is haunted by dreams about Ireland, so vows to travel to find her grandmother’s family and a long-lost family heirloom. On the way, she loses many precious things, but gains far more than she imagined.
Treasure Beyond Words by Heather King
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,360. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Having trusted the wrong man, bluestocking Amelia Burcott is forced to seek employment as a governess in order to support herself. Little does she realize, when she joins the household of the Earl of Raftesbury, that he has a secret as great as her own and needs the right woman to help him conquer his past.
An Ancient Calling by Alvin J Kitzmann
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 81,810. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
On her sixteenth birthday, Marian is given a letter from her deceased father and a small, ancient box that contains a set of earrings and a knife—triggering her desire to learn of her lineage. But when she marries a man who is also of Scottish descent, their mutual past ties them in unexpected ways as the piece of jewelry cries out to be discovered.
Night and Day by Andre Nguyen Van Chau
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,340. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015 by Erin Go Bragh Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General
After successfully launching “Journeys into Darkness and Light” a collection of short stories in April 2015, André Nguyễn Văn Châu penned three longer fiction works included within “Night and Day”. These multi-faceted stories follow the characters into dark despair so they can overcome their ordeals in order to start believing again.
The Netherfield Phantom: Pride and Prejudice and Witches by Jemma Thorne
Series: Lizzy Bennet Ghost Hunter, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,080. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Classics
A mystery at Netherfield Park…and Lizzy Bennet is going to unravel it. Lizzy Bennet first chased ghosts as a lark. A merry pursuit to enliven her carefree days. Her sister Jane is less sanguine; she’s the one the spirits appear to, the sister unhappily gifted with the sight. But with the Netherfield phantom, all of that will change.
Silvana The Turning by Belinda Mellor
Price: $4.34 USD. Words: 130,820. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(The second book in the Silvana series) The seasons change; Turning and Greening and one more Turning and Lesandor of Deepvale, human son of a Silvanan mother, will reach manhood. Promised to a life he doesn't want, Lesandor is torn between destined duty and the only future he desires; But are his dreams worth the necessary sacrifice, and who pays the price?
Black Drop: A Sage Adair Historical Mystery by S. L. Stoner
Series: Sage Adair Historical Mysteries of the Pacific Northwest. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,650. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In this riping yarn, President Theodore Roosevelt has left Washington D.C., embarking on his historic train trip through the American West. Little does he know that assassination awaits him in Portland, Oregon. Since life is never simple, Sage Adair also learns of young boys who need rescuing. As the presidential train and the boys’ doom rush ever closer, every crucial answer remains elusive.
Pirates! by Alan Norris
Series: A Reluctant Warrior, Volume 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,590. Language: British English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Pirates! This word often brings to mind the popular image of swashbuckling heroes such as “Blackbeard” and his contemporaries, but some of the earliest known Pirates were women and one of them was none other than King Alfred the Great’s daughter; the Princess Aethelflaed. After the King’s death, the Princess took control of the embryo Royal Navy and took up the cause of ridding the British shores.
Spyfall by John Hegenberger
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,720. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » USA
In October 1959, someone is out for revenge against young L.A. PI, Stan Wade, who has solved a few cases for his main client, Walt Disney. When a CIA agent mistakenly dies in Stan’s place, Stan initiates a revenge investigation that leads him outside the country, and his own comfort zone, to stop a nuclear threat to Europe that will remain classified until 2012.
Los Angeles, 1968: Happy Ranch to Watts by T. Lloyd Winetsky
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 94,390. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Weeks before the assassination of Martin Luther King, Allen Greene, a directionless young white man who never intended to be a teacher, finds himself in a Watts classroom, standing before thirty black seventh-grade girls.
Rosso by Duncan Jefferson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,950. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Rosso is a late medieval European adventure story. After many adventures, a bloody battle, friendships made and friendships lost, Rosso takes the road to Rome to try his hand at being a monk. After meeting little Clare, Rosso travels to Paris to meet Cardinal Villeprieux. This story shows how redemption and hope can be found in the most unlikely looking people and the most unexpected places.
Desert Sun, Red Blood by E.W. Farnsworth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,080. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Ben Dauber has much to learn about being in the newspaper business. And about being a man. In the lawless Arizona Territory, Dauber finds himself among a rough-and-tumble group of renegades, gamblers, seedy lawmen and spirited frontier women. And as Dauber gradually unravels a secret plot by the moneyed railroad interests in the Territory, he learns what it takes to live—and die—like a man.
The Archer's Daughter by Melissa MacKinnon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,530. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2015 by esKape ePress, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Cate Archer is a wanted woman. When her father is killed during peace negotiations with the young King Richard, Cate vows she will not rest until she sees her father’s murder avenged and his killer brought to his knees. She never imagined she would fall in love with the man sent to execute her death warrant.
An Imperfect Union by Georgiann Baldino
Series: Civil War Nurses. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,740. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
'Imperfect Union' is a timeless story of love and survival during the American Civil War, based on the real-life experiences of a doctor and nurse, who served at some of the worst battlefields. When caring for sick and wounded soldiers, Cornelia Hancock and Fred Dudley comfort and support each other. Author Baldino transforms battles and skirmishes into an inspiring work of fiction.