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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.
Sendependaj homoj (romantraduko en Esperanto) by Halldór Laxness
Price: $8.45 USD. Words: 187,210. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: January 8, 2015 by Mondial. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Nobelpremiita romano, tradukita el la islanda al Esperanto de Baldur Ragnarsson. -- La epika romano (1934-35) rakontas pri la kulturaj kredoj kaj vivoj de islandaj kamparanoj komence de la 20-a jarcento ĝis iom post la unua mondmilito. Ĝi temas pri Bjartur, evoluinta de farmlaboristo al fiera posedanto de propra ŝaf-farmo, pri lia lukto kontraŭ la detruaj fortoj de naturo kaj moderna socio...
Love Blooms in a Snowstorm: A World War II Inspirational Romance by Ruth Richert Jones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,410. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
This was 1942 and the country was at war. Enemy subs were a stark reality. Last year, on December 7, when the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor, the country was plunged into war. But then Tom’s V-mail arrived informing Shirley he would no longer write to her, that he was marrying Helen, his high school sweetheart. Shirley was heartbroken. So why did he stop in tonight?
Stalemate by Alan Hamilton
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 104,260. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015 by SilverWood Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
In the summer of 1930, fifty-two year old Walter Bruce is told he has a terminal disease. If he continues to live the way he does he will be dead in a year...
Drie Hoofden op een Kussen - Nederlands by Benn Flore
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 78,810. Language: Dutch. Published: January 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
De Amerikaans-Joodse jongen David Kerzner voorziet als kind al voor de Tweede Wereldoorlog de enorme vlucht die televisie zal nemen. Hij heeft een droom: Fabriceer en verkoop televisie om de wereld te verbeteren.
Searchlights and Shadows: A Novel of Golden-Era Hollywood by Martin Turnbull
Series: Hollywood's Garden of Allah novels, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,910. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The dark days of Pearl Harbor loom over Los Angeles, and posters warn Hollywoodites that loose lips sink ships. MGM screenwriter, Marcus Adler, needs to come up with a sure-fire hit. Gwendolyn Brick dreams of opening her own dress store, but it threatens to drag her back into the orbit of Bugsy Siegel. Columnist, Kathryn Massey survival depend on a place nobody’s heard of: Las Vegas.
Goldeneyes by Delia Latham
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,160. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015 by vinspirepublishing. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Historical » USA
A man’s eyes are the windows to his soul … if he has one. Deep in the darkness of a Depression-era night, a man addicted to alcohol commits an unspeakable crime to obtain it. His vile action impacts the lives of two entire families, and decades will pass before the horrible wrong begins to be made right again.
Red Corner, An Alternate History of Rus by James Dargan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,980. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Alternative history
Against the all-conquering Grand Duchy of Muscovy, can the city-state of Novgorod save itself from total annihilation and bring the land of the Rus towards the West?
Andrew Murray Destined to Serve: A Biographical Novel by Olea Nel
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 82,220. Language: American English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Christian » Historical
A boyish and fun-loving Andrew Murray arrives back in South Africa after being ordained at the Hague on his twentieth birthday in 1848. But not long after his appointment as pastor to the Dutch emigrants beyond the borders of the Cape, he feels overwhelmed by the task, and starts to doubt his calling. It does not take him long to realize that he has to either man-up or bow out.
Devotio: The House of Mus (Book 1 of The Devotio Series) by William Kelso
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,120. Language: British English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
298 BC. Central Italy. In the Roman colony of Sora, Gaius, an eighteen year old farmer's son has little inkling that his life is about to utterly change. As tragedy strikes he is forced on a journey that will lead him to the House of Mus and set him on the path to becoming one of the young republic's greatest soldier's.
SS-Hans-Krüger-de la leibstandarte-AH by Dany Ghost
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 12,490. Language: French. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
SS-Hans Krüger de la LAH, est un roman historique illustré avec des photos d'époque inédites. 1945 un Berlin en feu, un troisième Reich en ruine, un peuple en déroute, des responsables politiques qui tirent la couverture vers eux,multiplient les tentatives de récupération du pouvoir, c'est la toile de fond de ce roman historique.
Ever a Princess by Rebecca Hagan Lee
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,560. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015 by Teresa Medeiros. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Adam McKendrick has earned the title “the Bountiful Baron” because of his reputation for helping beautiful blondes in trouble. When a lucky hand at cards wins him an ancient hunting lodge, he travels to the wilds of Scotland hoping to escape his reputation—and the hordes of women pursuing him. He certainly doesn’t expect his prize to include yet another damsel in distress looking for a hero.
World Religion: Cannot Legislate The Power Of God by Pastor Frances
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 9,800. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Historically and in contemporary societies, religion has played a central role in political life, and often it has done so for the worse (witness the wars of religion in Europe that came in the wake of the Protestant Reformation. This E-books summarize the real impact of how Politicians continue to deceive and manipulate ignorant people.
Balzac in Brazil by J. G. Van Tine
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 57,430. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015 by My Seashell Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Historical » General
In post-revolutionary France of the early 1830’s, the elite combats dissent and opposition through a network of censors, and unofficial deputies. As modes of surveillance, the police also set up businesses, including brothels, publishers and cabarets, enterprises that affect not only the targeted population but entertainers, actors and authors, among them Honore Balzac and Henri Beyle.
Laird of the Game by Lori Leigh
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,420. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015 by vinspirepublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Alexander MacKenna has one month to convince Melissa they are destined for each other. She's an American tourist who just happened to stumble into a Celtic Warrior Reality Game. Melissa is certain she has stepped through the magical mist of Scotland - to go back in time. He captures her heart from the first moment they look at each other.
Dinan, 1373 Terrible invasion anglaise by Anne Chambrin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,350. Language: French. Published: January 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Dans la ville de Dinan harcelée par les Anglais qui viennent de débarquer pour envahir la Bretagne, Boniface, le ménestrel auquel succombent toutes les femmes, nous entraîne dans un tourbillon d'aventures.
End Trails - Two Stories of the Weird West by Andrew Leon Hudson
Series: End Trails. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,750. Language: American English. Published: January 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(5.00 from 1 review)
END TRAILS is a new Weird Western series of short stories and novellas. Volume 1 contains two tales of revenge: Thirteen Bullets, in which a preacher risks a horrific ordeal to punish the man who left him for dead; and The Lying Room, a story of guilt amongst the living and retribution from beyond the grave. These are yarns for the camp-fire, to unsettle the mind before you settle down to sleep...
A Stranger Comes to Town by Abra SW
Price: Free! Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
An aetheric chain-reaction sends a wave of death rolling around the world, warping living beings and aether-based technology alike. As infrastructure collapses, cities go hungry. When the Loyale traveling circus comes to Seppanen Town, all seems well until a ragged fugitive plunges into their camp and begs for sanctuary