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Steam & Stratagem
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,520. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013 by Tyche Books Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Roberta Stephenson is designing a ship to defeat Napoleon's invasion plan, but would-be suitors keep getting in the way.
The Messiah's Spy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,870. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Messiah’s Spy is a story about Christmas for teens and adults who want to read something really different about the birth of Christ. The novel tells the story of the birth of Christ from the perspective of a 14-year old boy who is training to be a warrior on the grounds of Herod’s palace. The book blends the story of the birth of Christ with what life was like in Judea under Herod’s rule.
Concho
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,810. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
West Texas 1873-4. Bob Guthrie wants to leave trail driving and become a gentleman rancher on the Concho River. Matt Altmann, young German engineer and son of a prince, wants Bob's land to build a dam. Both men underestimate the other's determination, and both misjudge the hardships. Their odyssey across the Texas plains reaches into the soul of each man to finds something good...eventually.
The Secret of Jeanne Baret
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,760. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
In 1767, Jeanne Baret, a French girl, disguised herself as a boy and signed up as botanist's assistant aboard an exploration ship bound for the South Pacific with 200 crewmen. "The Secret of Jeanne Baret" is the true, untold story of the first woman to circumnavigate the earth. This real-life adventuress with big dreams and amazing grit had been lost to history. . .until now.
West of the Big River: The Bandit
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,960. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Sam Bass was just a farm boy from Indiana, but he wound up in Texas and became one of the most notorious outlaws in the history of the Old West. Texas history has often referred to Bass as "Texas' Beloved Bandit" or "Robin Hood on a Fast Horse" Jerry Guin's historical novel THE BANDIT takes an unflinching look at the life and times of Sam Bass.
My Only Desire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,690. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013 by Trove Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
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Sunny Harlowe is the most notorious bounty hunter in California—a gun-toting, flashing-eyed beauty who cand out-shoot and out-ride any man…even a seductive silken-tongued rogue like Price Ramsey. As her prisoner on a wild run across the west, Price wants two things: his freedom, and Sunny hot and eager in his bed. What he gets is a woman of stormy desires—and a love bigger than both of them.
Dream Knight
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,530. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Dreams of a powerful, black-armored knight resolve into sweet salvation for the captive lady of Brezden Keep—and true love.
Smoke and Fears
Series: Smoke and..., Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Marsden cannot remember his real name, nor how he came to be a valet for the schoolboy son of a powerful magician. Phantom wisps of incense and narrow glimpses of memory are all he has, until he chances upon a family secret which only compounds intrigue. What might his young master Abel know of his amnesia? What binds him to the Wensleys? And why does he, a simple valet, know fragments of magic?
A Soldier’s Story-Family, Love & War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,620. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A family separates when The Great War begins in 1914. Robert Gee finds himself trapped in Canada while his wife Alice and seven children remain stranded in England. It is far too dangerous for his family to cross the Atlantic to join him in Canada where he is beginning to establish a better life for them. Robert Gee (Bob) must find another way to re-unite with his family.
The Sacred and the Profane
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 159,860. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » General
The Sacred and The Profane is a historical novel based in 18th century Florence. Against the backdrop of the Roman Catholic Church and the feared Inquisition,this is a dark, passionate tale which contains a whole wealth of ingredients: scandal; romance; injustice; cruelty; torture; murder; fear; passion...but over-riding it all is the infallible ability of the human spirit to overcome adversity.
Sinagiri - Rajah Kasyapu and the Frescoes at Singiriya
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 57,790. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Book your next holiday to Sri Lanka, and when you get there head straight to Singiriya! The story is set in 5th Century Sri Lanka – Taprobane as it was then called. A princess from Eritrea becomes the fourth wife of the Raja of Taprobane. The story relates her journey by land and sea, escorted by her brother, from Assaba to Puttulam, and their adventures on the way, even being attacked by pirat
The Rock and The Buddha
Price: Free! Words: 27,410. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Fiction » Historical » General
This book is a semi fictional approach to Buddhism. It tells the story of man from Moses to Buddha and Jesus leading to the life philosophy of enlightenment. The book shows how Judaism and Christianity are woven together in the Nichiren Buddhist life philosophy of empowerment and absolute happiness necessary to accomplish World Peace. It is an easy to follow approach to Buddhism.
Clickety Clack, Clickety Clack: Abe Lincoln’s Train Done Jumped the Track
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,460. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Plays » American / African American
Clickety Clack, Clickety Clack: Abe Lincoln’s Train Done Jumped the Track posits the Lincoln assassination and American Civil War as counter history. The novel’s troupe of modern-day actors visits Surratt Boardinghouse, Appomattox, the Garrett Farm (where assassin Booth were killed), and Ford’s Theatre. They reenact iconic scenes, hyping the theatrical aspects of each. situations.
Жизнь и байки старого ядерщика
Series: Русские исповеди. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: Russian. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Russian, Fiction » Historical » General
Рассказ не о том, как ковался советский ядерный щит, а о людях, которые жили, любили, «пахали», выпивали, умирали. Писал с интересом, уважением и любовью.
Мне страшно
Series: Русские исповеди. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,240. Language: Russian. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Russian, Fiction » Historical » General
Героиня - дочь летчика-испытателя - проживает полную драматичных событий жизнь в советской и постсоветской Москве. Интеллигентность и сила духа героев позволяет им пересилить страх и встать наперекор государственной системе
Smart Maratha God
Series: Dev Marathi shabd kosh, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 28,890. Language: Marathi. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
God=God(god=Godhगूढ़ं+ od=cod=khud ख़ूद + d=deo देव = +d(d=allah आला हं=ए!पहा! फलाह फलाह देव आला हं!))The miraculous Maratha God(In human form for God does have different names but he does not like to mention his name like ordinary man,
Het meisje van het Grote Hert
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: Dutch. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
"Nauwelijks enkele passen voor me verschijnt iemand. Opnieuw een angstaanjagende jonge krijger, met een strakgespannen boog deze keer. Ach, het is mijn broer Reigeroog! Hij kijkt me koud aan, zijn dodelijke pijl is op mijn hart gericht." - Een spannend avontuur voor lezers vanaf ongeveer tien jaar. Ga mee naar het kustgebied van de Nederlanden in de Bronstijd, meer dan drieduizend jaar geleden.
Buried Appearances
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,420. Language: American English. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
*Newly revised and edited 26 November 2014* Skylar Dewitt has been ostracized her entire life due to her grandfather’s well-known sympathies with the Nazis. But now her grandfather’s body has been recovered in the Netherlands in an area famous for being a Nazi killing ground. Skylar jets off to Holland in search of answers.
Swoon
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 880. Language: British English. Published: November 23, 2013 by Rosy Garland Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Writing in the mood of the Victorian romance author. A soiree on how to take up your pen in the private world of Red Velvet Literature for the pleasurable reading of ladies of all classes.
The Merchant of Venice: The Novel (Shakespeare’s Classic Play Retold As a Novel)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,260. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013 by BookCaps. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Have you ever thought of Shakespeare as a fast-paced, comedy-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 The Merchant of Venice uses a more modern language and narration to capture the story as a novel. The story follows Bassanio, a young Venetian of noble rank, who wish