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Mosquito Sting by Trevor John Towers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,580. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
At just eighteen years of age, and still barely a man, Robin begins his training as a young recruit in the Royal Air Force, with the hope that in time, he'd be the pilot of his own fighter plane. After passing through training with flying colours, he soon finds himself at the helm of a de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito, and on perilous missions over Nazi Germany.
A Gem of a Job by Trevor John Towers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,020. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
After serving eight out of his nine-year contract with the army, Frank finds himself back at his old training barracks in Surrey. One year left and he could not wait to say ‘bye bye', although he was a great soldier.
Hitler’s Last Gasp by Manfred Krutein
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 55,310. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Amador Publishers, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
America faces grave danger: Hitler has devised a weapon that could kill millions. A German U-boat is making its way toward the US, carrying missiles that will release a deadly virus on the country. U-boat skipper Brinker, refusing to allow the Nazi hijackers to commit such atrocities, stages an uprising. But Nazi Commander Krantz has survived and will stop at nothing to see the weapon unleashed.
White Apache 1: Hangman's Knot by David Robbins
Series: White Apache. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,760. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Clay Taggart ran a palm over his right shoulder and wished he was able to understand the Apache. For all he knew they might be discussing how to dispose of him. The pair by the spring hadn’t stopped glaring at him from the moment he’d seen them. He suspected that if he turned his back on them at the wrong time, he’d end up with steel between his shoulders. First in the WHITE APACHE series.
Waxahachie Smith 1: No Finger on the Trigger by J.T. Edson
Series: Waxahachie Smith. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 68,370. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
When the Fuente brothers learned that Waxahachie Smith was investigating their criminal activities, they decided that drastic action was called for. As far as they were concerned, the best way to stop a Texas Ranger—short of killing him—was to have his trigger-fingers cut off! That was a mistake. For Waxahachie Smith was not the kind of man to accept defeat. First in the exciting series.
Fargo 7: Wolf's Head by John Benteen
Series: A Neal Fargo Adventure, Book 7. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,200. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Soldier of fortune Neal Fargo knew Lasher was behind attempts to wreck the MacKenzie logging operation. Lasher wanted the lush timberland known as the Wolf’s Head Tract for himself, and smashing MacKenzie was the first step in taking it. Teddy Roosevelt, Fargo’s old Rough Riders boss, had an interest in the situation, and wanted Lasher stopped—permanently. From the best-selling author John Benteen
A Memorable Man by Gill Gascoigne
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,000. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Thurston Hey is the man around whom this charming rustic tale develops against an unfolding backdrop of civil war in the 1600s in rural England.
The Mystery of Maggy: A Novella by M.J. Rigel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,770. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Imagine that you can find love again and again with the same man - but in different lifetimes. A love so pure, so true that it envelopes your entire being. This is the love shared by Margarites and Nikolaos, young star-crossed lovers in ancient times. Their love story explained by transmigration and an unfinished romance, prevented by life's circumstances and extreme challenges while on Earth.
Laggiù scorreva il fiume by Antonella Mattei
Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: Italian. Published: April 29, 2015 by ZeugmaPad. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Una storia di amicizia oltre lo spazio e il tempo. Due ragazzi, deportati ad Auschwhitz nell'ultima retata del ghetto di Roma, si ritrovano nelle vesti di vittima e carnefice. Il racconto esplora il mondo sotterraneo e tremendo dei Sonderkommando, prigionieri costretti a bruciare i loro stessi compagni. La storia dolce e struggente, malgrado il contesto tragico, all'alba della liberazione.
Ocean's Ride by Demelza Carlton
Series: Turbulence and Triumph, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,780. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Reunited with the man she loves, Maria agrees to become his wife and is catapulted into the cream of Christmas Island society. All Maria wants is to spend time with her new husband, learning to ride a motorcycle and sneaking off for a romantic swim. But with all eyes upon her, Maria begins to doubts she has what it takes to be a society wife. And the ocean's siren call is growing stronger…
Canada's Coming of Age: John and Ellen Tracey by Evelyn Dreiling
Series: The Tracey Irish Family. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,460. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Raised by a family of Irish immigrants to Lower Canada, John and Ellen are the first Canadian-born Traceys. They struggle to make their way in a world dominated by the powerful Scottish immigrants in Montreal, and the well-established French Canadians whose numbers overwhelm other immigrants. Their life experiences reflect the unique spirit of the Irish which is at times comical.
King's Daughter: Dr. Farkas III by JT Therrien
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,520. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015 by Fine Form Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
The year is 1663 and newly-engaged Dieudonnée de Lourdes volunteers to chaperone a group of orphaned girls to New France as part of King Louis XIV's King's Daughters new immigration program. Aboard ship she undergoes a transformative experience that throws her life into an unexpected direction.
La Plaza de los Señores by Óscar Esteban
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 91,900. Language: Spanish. Published: April 28, 2015 by ChiadoEditorial. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
“…La historia está llena de grandes mentiras. Coge este libro, escápate a Verona y dedícale momentos críticos. Abandona el peldaño inferior y súbete a reescribir la historia…”
The Port of Hambeck – Book I: The Founding. A Medieval Adventure in Minecraft by Benjamin Asmussen
Price: Free! Words: 3,590. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The young Lord Occam settles at the mouth of a river and begins construct a settlement. Despite hardships, the town grows and attracts both settlers, merchants and villains. Illustrated with images from the game of Minecraft, the Medieval trading post slowly comes to life in a distinctive graphics style.
Floating the Balloon Bombs by Brian S. Wheeler
Price: Free! Words: 16,040. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA(4.00 from 1 review)
Sheriff Conrad looks upon the deflated oddity discovered behind a compound of mobile homes and fears the bombs connected to that fallen and decayed balloon will force his community to reappear on the road map. He convenes his neighbors, and the villagers decide the best plan in coping with the bombs' dangers is restoring that balloon so their village might simply return the oddity to the wind.
Crepuscular Rays by Lara Biyuts
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,280. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
“Crepuscular Rays” is a collection of my tales. Crime. Actuality. Humour. One of the tales, “Red Scum” is the next in the “OMG series”, the series of stories about and by Oscar Maria Graf, observant globe-trotter and writer, younger contemporary of Oscar Wilde. In the story “Red Scum” he tells about Eric Stenbock (1860-1895).
Suzanne's Peace by Verity Blethyn
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,960. Language: British English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 3 reviews)
It's June 1918 and 15 year old Suzanne is waiting in exile for the war to finish and to return home to battle-scarred Ypres in Belgium. Join her in her journey through grief and dread towards discovery and hope, finding unexpected opportunities and characters amongst the chaos and destruction.
My Father the God by D. Allen Henry
Series: Sutherland Saga, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 87,860. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Sutherland Saga Part 5. Having completed his first year at Harvard University in Boston, Scotsman Sloan Stewart begins the summer of 1941 working at an inn with his friends James, Isolde and Sabrina. But entanglements lead to a shocking event that will transform each of them irrevocably. Suffering through deception, war, and personal loss, can Sloan ever surmount the errors of his youth?
Journeys into Darkness and Light by Andre Nguyen Van Chau
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,140. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015 by Erin Go Bragh Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An emotional short story collection that sets tragic characters against terrible odds. Most of them triumphed over their despair, or accepted their demise with superhuman courage.