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The Cave Painter's Daughter And Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,140. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
This is a collection of short stories set at differing periods, starting with a murder story set in pre-historic times, a dramatic encounter during the English Civil War, and some of the adventures of Tilly Price, a little maid working at ‘the big house’ during the Edwardian era, who is a huge fan of Sherlock Holmes.
Temptation
Price: Free! Words: 10,730. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Etienne, Sieur de Berignac, and his young cousin and protégé Pierre, have tools, kettles and blankets to trade. It is the guns that are the most sought-after. A little brandy and some diplomacy will take them a long ways, but as Pierre discovers, the language barrier is a killer. A short story of Canada’s colourful and romantic past.
Texas Double-Cross
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,260. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014 by Western Fictioneers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
J. Aubrey Whitford is a natural-born con man, so when he finds himself stranded in the wilds of Texas his first instinct is to figure out a way to fleece the citizens of that rugged frontier. He doesn't know that his efforts will soon land him in a dangerous game involving outlaws, Indians, and the U.S. Cavalry, with his only way to survive—and maybe even profit—being a perilous masquerade.
Sons of Asgard: Call of the Blood
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 143,210. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The Complete Edition of Call of the Blood combines both of the previously released books. This story tells us the tale of Raif and his kinsmen Magnus. These noble Danish warriors occupy their lives with battle and their sworn duty to protect their homelands.
Native American Herbal Remedies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(4.00 from 1 review)
Native American herbal remedies is the story of a young Maliseet Indian girl named Mary, living on a small reservation in Houlton, Maine, learned about natural cures. Before the white man came, her ancestors, used natural cures found in trees, herbs, and wild plants such as onion and milkweed to ease the pain or symptoms of their most common ailments.
Impressment
Price: Free! Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Teenage Zachary and his father end up in a dangerous situation when they are captured by the English.
Leonardo: A Return to Florence
Series: The Travels of da Vinci, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,650. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
This historically based novel begins with Leonardo traveling from Venice to Florence with his good friend, and traveling companion, Luca Pacioli. The story follows Leonardo as he sets up his new workshop and begins to take on new painting commissions. Leonardo is surprised to be asked by the Florentine government to join Cesare Borgia as a military advisor, and the real adventures begin.
Dragon Bones: Two Angels Leave at Sunrise
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,840. Language: American English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Christian » Suspense
2013 Illumination Books Silver Award...What happens when people do things they shouldn’t—things so horrible that they are left racked with guilt and longing for redemption? Jules Bailey, a Christian witch working for the U.S. Department of State, is going to find out in Dragon Bones, the latest paranormal thriller from the pen of D.A. Winstead.
Fighting Bob
Price: $3.03 USD. Words: 40,500. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Many things may be said about Bob Stockton, but one of them can never be that he doesn't have a copious imagination...Throughout the pages of Fighting Bob, Stockton takes the reader on a nonstop, action-packed literary thrill ride rife with danger, suspense, and the all-too-familiar machinations of political intrigue.
Wiggle Rooms: A Tale of a Fallen Anchorite
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,250. Language: American English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
2014 International Book Awards Finalist...A friendly Ghost, two nice witches, a dirty demon, a hateful pedophile and an avenging father...what else do you need for a great late-night read? Set in Latvia, during early Soviet occupation, Wiggle Rooms is a mixed bag of old Baltic lore, superstitions, religious fervor, and diplomatic intrigue.
VARIUS AND THE CULT OF CHRISTUS
Price: Free! Words: 35,830. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
in nero caesar's imperial rome, a rich nobleman hires the city's best detective to expose the secret ringleaders of the hated 'cult of christus'. these men have seduced many roman citizens to join the despised cult. once identified, they will be liquidated and the dangerous cult destroyed.
A Debt Paid
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
Marshal Lance Kelly knew that you can't keep the peace in a place like Freeman, Nebraska, without making some enemies. Good thing for him he's about to get a visit from an old, and very dangerous, friend...
Ned Kelly's Son
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 114,680. Language: Australian English. Published: January 31, 2014 by Dream Write Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
What are the odds that a chance meeting of like souls in 1958 would result in the resurrection of hidden accounts of a mother and her son, whose amazing lives challenge the legend of Australia’s most iconic bushranger?
Hellbottom
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,030. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
A savagely real novel of degradation, violence and slaves without chains.They were the hunted, the outcasts. There was no place for them in the white world. They were free black men and women driven to a womb of hell by incredible brutality - and their only salvation lay in the merciless justice of the swamp itself. They were black, ruthless, deadly and waiting . . . and one day the hunters came.
In the Shadow of the Gods
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,450. Language: British English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A.D. 789. Thorwulf, the adopted son of a Norse King, is sent with his friend and adoptive brother, Einar, on a trading voyage. A misunderstanding with the locals leads to violence but both soon prove their worth and go on to make names for themselves as warriors. Thorwulf and Einar’s friendship is tested, however, when Einar’s Saxon slave, Edith, is revealed to be marked by the gods.
Pharaoh's Midwives A Retelling of the Nurse Midwives in Exodus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,960. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Exodus calls them Puah and Shipporah. Both are proud Egyptians who are also the reluctant midwives to the Apiru, the disgusting underclass of Egypt. Yet, when a given a command to commit genocide, Puah and Shipporah side with the Apiru . Pharaoh's Midwives is a story of their personal transformation from passive Egyptian aristocrats to heroic leaders of a new people.
A Gentleman and a Scoundrel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,330. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Jasper John Lansdowne, the Duke of Malvern is a gentleman through and through. He is well aware that Lady Louisa Munsford regards him as her staid, bookish, older brother and finds the thought of marriage to him an unexciting prospect. He is determined to teach her that underneath his polished manners and gentlemanly demeanour, he is a man like any other―with a few desires of his own…
High Adventure History
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,650. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Pulp Happens…Throughout History! Pro Se Productions, a publisher of Genre Fiction, proudly presents HIGH ADVENTURE HISTORY, an anthology that puts the fast pacing and over the top action of Pulp Fiction in the History books! Setting tales in the past and telling them with a predominantly Pulp flavor, these stories find action and adventure in the annals of yesterday for readers today!
Brotherhood of Evil (A Jason Brand Western #6)
Series: A Jason Brand Western, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,250. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Infiltrating an organization dedicated to the resurrection of the Confederacy, and putting a stop to their planned uprising, places Jason Brand in the firing line. As Brand becomes involved with the fanatical St. Clair family, violence erupts and he has a fight for survival on his hands. Brand makes his stand against the rebels, uncovers an assassination plot and suffers a personal tragedy.
Stryker's Bounty (A Matt Stryker Western #3)
Series: Matt Stryker Western, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,470. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Bounty hunter Matt Stryker comes across a burnt out stage station. There is one survivor, Dodge Miller - the stationmaster. They took 250 pounds of gold as well as Dodge's wife, Milly. Stryker promises to get her back, if he can. Now there is a race to find the attackers as soon half the county is riding in pursuit - the lure of gold burning in their greedy eyes. 3rd in the roaring western series.