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Lucky's Christmas Wish
Series: The Oregon Trail, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Working in Oregon Territory, Lucky Martin set his sights on homesteading for good. He’d planned on saving up, buying some land, and asking the girl he loved to marry him. What he hadn’t counted on was the possibility of Jenny Allen falling in love and sharing her future with someone else. At Christmas Mass, Lucky makes a prayerful wish his heart is counting on coming true.
Louis Napoleon: Courting Princess Beatrice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Louis Napoleon, Emperor Napoleon III's heir, longs for Princess Beatrice, Queen Victoria’s youngest daughter. He is determined to spend time alone with her, but has to contend with his parents, watchful chaperones, and the irascible Bertie, Prince of Wales. Based on events reported in court circulars and newspaper articles from February 1872. Short story 4000 words approx.
Botticelli's Bastard
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,620. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014 by Glyd-Evans Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Art restorer Giovanni Fabrizzi is haunted by an unsigned renaissance portrait, which he believes was stolen during the greatest art heist in history -- the Nazi plunder of European artwork. If true and a surviving relative of the rightful owner were still alive, he has to give up the potential masterpiece. Regardless, he persists in his quest and exposes far more truth than he ever wanted to know.
Josiah
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 63,410. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Take musket in hand and join Josiah, a freed black man, as he experiences the adventures of the Cherokee, Virginia and Kentucky frontiers, romance and the beginning of the French and Indian war in 1754.
Jake Harwood: A Western
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 46,220. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Ex-marshal Jake Harwood struggles with love and death after rescuing New Orleans beauty, Jessica Raymond in a stagecoach attack.
The Lone Werewolf
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,440. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » USA
Captain Cody O'Conner, U.S. Cavalry, retired, comes to the aid of two Indians under attack by Confederate rags that refuse to acknowledge the end of the war. Brought to near death as a result of his bravery, our hero is rewarded by an old medicine man with the gift of Skin-walker (Native American Shape-shifter) ointment!
Armor of Eden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,950. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
"Armor of Eden" is a fictional exploration of the reality of what it might have been like for the children of Adam to live in a fallen world. As recordkeeping passes from father to son, we explore the lives of Adam, and many more characters from the Bible. But central to the story of the record-keepers is the Whole Armor of God and a secret that will change the fate of the human race forever.
Tomorrow's Tide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 135,910. Language: British English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical
An abandoned baby leads a teenage girl to a brilliant career. In 1910 young teenager Jennifer Owen discovers an abandoned baby in a field, wrapped up with a penny for luck. Years later, with the help of society hostess Millicent Colston-Smart, she decides to track the child down. The trail (and that exact penny) leads to some startling discoveries for all concerned.
Alt Hist Issue 6: The Magazine of Historical Fiction and Alternate History
Series: Alt Hist, Book 6. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 35,380. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014 by Alt Hist Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Alt Hist Issue 6 features five new original works of fiction. What if Hitler won the war, what if the Germans invaded Britain in WW2, who really killed JFK and what if the Cold War turned hot? All these enthralling alternate histories are examined in Alt Hist Issue 6 together with an intriguing historical fiction story set in 1914 about a teenage girl accused of war crimes.
Across the Road (Love's Crossing 2)
Series: Love's Crossing, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,410. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In Episode 2: Beth encounters handsome Jared O’Rourke, putting her and others in danger. Diana and Libby meet with a possible ally. Evan confronts a memory from the past. About Love's Crossing: Diana Wright, Beth Chaney, and Libby Tate inherit a saloon and are determined to make the town their new home. Sweet, clean western romance adventure, a novelette of 12,000 words. This is a complete story.
Giroflée - Vie et mort d'une sorcière
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 26,810. Language: French. Published: February 15, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Giroflée veut vivre autrement que les autres femmes. Elle ne subira pas le sort de sa mère, accablée de misère et de maternités. Alors, elle entreprendra une carrière de guérisseuse. Entre rivières et montagnes, apprentissages et amitiés précieuses, elle saura se forger une existence conforme à ses rêves. Elle connaîtra même une forme de gloire.
In Lieu Of Surrender
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,890. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Class Act Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Roy Gallant, a pillar of 1949 Santa Marcia society, has a major problem. Up until now he’s freely dabbled in his hobbies and shady dealings, unfettered by anything as prosaic as the law. When a new police chief arrives, Roy figures he can make the chief see things his way by arranging for his wife to be kidnapped. But things go horribly wrong and Toby Grant is on the case.
Messenger of Death
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: American English. Published: February 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Western
This story concerns an old Navajo owl superstition and a demented madman who hungered for the love of a beautiful Indian maiden. The mystic owl foretold the outcome. It hooted once to warn the Navajo, then hooted twice for death.
Blazing Trails and Western Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,450. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by James Reasoner. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
From gunsmoke-laced shootouts in cantinas and saloons to desperate nighttime dashes across the Rio Grande to the quiet, heartfelt courage of men backed into a corner and faced with overwhelming odds, Charles Boeckman's classic stories of the Texas frontier are filled with everything that makes the Old West exciting!
Antony and Cleopatra: The Novel (Shakespeare’s Classic Play Retold As a Novel)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,020. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by BookCaps. 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 Anthony and Cleopatra uses a more modern language and narration to capture the story as a novel. This book is part of an expanding series that retells Shakespeare int
The Saint
Series: Assassins Guild, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,020. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Oz Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Elizabeth Buckley has been in love with Edward Monk for most of her life. Unfortunately he's only ever had eyes for her older, prettier sister. Five years after he left the village to make himself worthy of a Buckley, their lives intersect. This time, she's determined to make him see her and bed her.
Millionaires' Row-The Legacy
Series: The Douglas Saga, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,860. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
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America is in the midst of the industrial revolution and at the threshold of great social change. As Ian Douglas steers his empire into the modern age, he is forced to fight for his legacy. When a secret comes to light, he must fight for his family. This is a fast-paced tale of greed, corruption, and intrigue and the poignant story of a family that must come together to save an empire.
The Legend of Stergis Berraha
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 129,890. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Wash Valley is a peaceful town established in 1860 in the New Mexico territory. On its northern border lays a beautiful meadow so majestic that the Native American tribe that lives north of the meadow believe it to be protected by their Great Spirit.
Due volte ombra
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,600. Language: Italian. Published: February 13, 2014 by Gingko edizioni. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
“Due volte ombra” racconta dell'adozione illegale di una neonata trafugata dalla dittatura argentina che, da adolescente, si ricongiunge alla sua vera famiglia ed è costretta a mettere in discussione l’intera esistenza.
What the Duke Wants
Series: Greenford Waters Legacy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,930. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014 by Blue Tulip Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Historical » General
What the duke wants…. Is not three young ladies for wards. Nor is the responsibility for finding them a governess. Thankfully that is delegated to his housekeeper, who he might add is blind as a bat. That really could be the only excuse she has for hiring Carlotta. Because Carlotta is far too beautiful to be a governess.