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Brunanburh by M J Porter
Series: Chronicles of the English, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,590. Language: British English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Athelstan, King of the English; Olaf Guthfrithsson, King of the Dublin Norse; Constantin, King of the Scots; Owain, King of Strathclyde, Hywel of the South Welsh; one 'great lamentable and horrible battle'. The year is 937 and Athelstan, King of the English and overlord of the British kingdoms, faces opposition to his rule, that will culminate in the great battle of Brunanburh.
The Break: Tales From a Revolution - Nova-Scotia by Lars D. H. Hedbor
Series: Tales From a Revolution. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,470. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Brief Candle Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Susannah Mills is trying to put the pieces of her shattered life back together after she and her father flee their erstwhile neighbors in rebellious Massachusetts.When the American War of Independence visits the safe haven they have found in Nova Scotia, she must rely on her inner strength and help from new friends to keep her skin in one piece.
Tales of the Hanged Man: The Hundred Bones by Mark Gelineau
Price: Free! Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 1 review)
Tales of the Hanged Man tells the tale of William Rhys, accused of a crime and hung by the Lord of the land. Three days later, he came back to life. Now, cloaked in his burial shroud and back from the dead, William Rhys stalks the land as the dreaded Hanged Man. The hangman's rope that took his life is now his weapon of vengeance as he hunts the wicked and evil in medieval Britain.
Though Heaven Fall by Jeri Westerson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,370. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
A crippled beggar befriends a man who claims to be an angel; but is the stranger instead the escaped “Mad Monk” of Pershore Abbey?
Season of the Killing Moon by Tony Masero
Series: Tears of Apache Stone. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,060. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Geronimo is dead. But there is one who still remains. A rambling, beaten down Apache Indian, a bum that works the streets of the frontier town looking for a handout and some humanity…. and finding none. He is a man that has fallen far. Then he receives news that is to bring him back from the edge. Something precious of his has gone – something that means more to him than his own life.
Bia's War by Joanna Larum
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,230. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 1 review)
Set in the North East of England during the First World War, Bia opens a little shop and attempts to make a home for herself and her baby. But a spurned lover is determined to wreak revenge and, as the war comes close to the shores of her home, Bia has to fight for her home, her business, her friends and her family.
Death Chant (A Cheyenne Western #2) by Judd Cole
Series: Cheyenne. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,610. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
When Matthew Hanchon returned to the Cheyenne people after being raised by settlers, he did not find the acceptance he sought. For the Cheyenne could not fully trust anyone raised in the ways of the white man. Forced to prove his loyalty, Matthew faced the greatest challenge he had ever known. And when the death chant arose, he knew if he failed he would not die alone.
High Lonesome (A Lassiter Western) by Peter McCurtin
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,210. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Lassiter rode into a mess for $250. He was to kill a man that had killed his employer's brother. He had been in town for four hours, been braced by the Sheriff, offered a job by the Rebel, and when he tried to ride out of town, had to kill the Sheriff and his deputy.Now he's the Sheriff and charged, for a piece of the action, with getting rid of the Yankee and his pet gunman. First in the series.
The Spirit of Iron Eyes by Rory Black
Series: Iron Eyes. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,440. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The ruthless bounty hunter, Iron Eyes, is hot on the trail of the outlaw Diamond Back Jones. Iron Eyes sees the deadly outlaw slip through his fingers and ride off.Iron Eyes gives chase yet again but has no idea that he is being lured into a trap. The Apache are waiting to ambush the evil one’. Iron Eyes has to fight with every ounce of his honed cunning. Has he enough strength left to survive?
Taps at Little Big Horn (A Jim Sundance Western #5) by John Benteen
Series: A Jim Sundance Western. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,560. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
It was the fall of 1875 and all the Plains tribes were at peace. But then General Custer found gold in the Black Hills and set out to stir up a war to save his prestige. Jim Sundance's hatred for Custer was like a burning flame. He vowed to have his revenge after being imprisoned for four months by the general - and if he did Custer would never leave Little Big Horn alive.
To Parts Unknown by John Anthony Miller
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,630. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014 by TaylorandSealePublishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
London Times war correspondent, George Adams, Thomas Montclair, a crafty French spy, and Lady Jane Carrington Smythe, an English aristocrat, chase their dreams and elude their nightmares, evading a manhunt that spans the islands of the southwest Pacific, their lives wrapped in a swirling kaleidoscope of death, doubt, and desire.
The Vagabond Vicar by Charlotte Brentwood
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,340. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Desperate for adventure abroad, William finds himself stranded in a small village, the newly appointed vicar. Despite his determination to escape unshackled, his head is turned by the eccentric artist Cecilia. She is intended for another man, but they form a deep connection. Just it seems love may triumph, a scandal from William’s past threatens to end his career - and his chance at love.
The Air That Remains by Timothy J. Meyer
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
The Air That Remains is a Gothic horror story about madness, the limits of mankind's understanding and the depths of the ocean. While a standalone work, it's counted as Volume Seven in the Year of the Horse Anthology, a collection of monthly short stories by Timothy J. Meyer, released in 2014.
A Safe Haven by Lilian Gafni
Series: Flower from Castile, 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,160. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Isabella continues her search for Miguel, despite the truth that he has met his death on the pirate ship. Columbus’s promise to find gold in large quantities for the Spanish crown has become elusive, sifting as sand through his fingers. The refugees from Castile’s forced exile are now faced with a new threat—Portugal has promised the Spaniard Monarchs to expel all non-Christians from their lands.
The New World by Lilian Gafni
Series: Flower from Castile, 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,870. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The year 1493 ushers in a New World, and Columbus is on a voyage with the Santa Maria, the Pinta, and the Niña to reach the Indies by sailing west. João Treves, one of his sailors, blackmails Columbus—threatening to reveal a secret that could ruin him—compelling Columbus to stow away Conversos on his next voyage. When the journey stretches longer than their food stores, the crew becomes fearful.
A Year Without Summer by Norbert Mercado
Series: THE ENSOMO SERIES. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » General
"The wicked man who destroys the earth won’t last long, and he will eventually be swallowed by the earth," Engineer Timothy Muller, the Operations Chief of the Bechtel Corporation, said as he addressed more than fifty people that day. The crowd was mainly composed of engineers and firefighters hired by the company to help put out the flames coming from the oil wells and refineries in Kuwait.
The Man in the Canary Waistcoat by Susan Grossey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,430. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In this new mystery, Constable Sam Plank suspects there may be a link between a suicide, an embezzler, an arsonist and a thief in Regency London. As his steadfast wife becomes involved in his investigations, and with a keen young police officer now under his command, Sam finds himself leading them all into a confrontation with some ruthless and brutal adversaries.
The American Deluge by Uri Norwich
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 115,770. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
It is a story of one man, who is spearheading subversion of our Constitutional system, destruction of our society, and our way of life. Ironically, he had been saved once by the very same people he is trying to destroy. In the end, he himself is just a puppet in a much larger game.
Let's Make This Believable by Jason Wallace
Series: Novels, Novellas, and Short Stories · History and Historical Fiction · Hot Picks · Rising Fast · Freebies, Book 17 · Most Downloaded. Price: Free! Words: 520. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(3.60 from 5 reviews)
Flash Story: Have you ever wondered if the things beheld by your public eye are only figments fed to you by the corporate news machine? This is a short, humorous take on the possibility of news media fakery, particularly, space travel. Get a behind the scenes look at the struggles of the actors involved.