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Letters to Mary by Marge Burke
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 129,130. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Mary Crouch and her two young children are as much casualties of the Civil War as the soldiers themselves. Mary is afraid of losing her Daniel, afraid of all the dangers she must face with her children, and of failing at the work it will take to keep their lives going. What her trials prove is that Mary is as courageous as Daniel. Mary struggles to keep her focus, longing for words of love...
The Holocaust of All Times: The Genocide of the Incas by Carlos J. Sanchez Sanchez
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 119,940. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The conquerors of the Old World took only a few months to arrive at the “American” continent and begin the most inhuman encounter between two different civilizations, outnumbering any other genocide. The "Indians" always will be weak unless they join to claim the right to their ancestral continent, understanding that our hopes lie in the humanity of our inhumanity.
Apache Blue Eyes by Denis J. LaComb
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,720. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Western
Ree Bannon must recover his people’s map to a Conquistador treasure before a rogue sheriff and his outlaw gang can find it. This quest leads him to the audacious Claire and her fellow stagecoach passengers who are being hunted by marauding Apaches as the outlaw gang closes in on them. The blue eyed half breed becomes their only hope for survival against the converging hostile forces.
Roep van die Visarend by Makkie de Beer
Price: $1.23 USD. Words: 68,700. Language: Afrikaans. Published: June 3, 2014 by Kameeldoring Boeke. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » General
Deel in die lief en leed, drome en teleurstellings van die boere in die Krokodilriviervallei noord van die Magaliesberg. Die rivier met sy voëllewe is deel van die daaglikse ervaring van die plaasgemeenskap naby Brits, wat vir hulle oorlewing op die geskiedkundige rivier vertrou. Vir party mense weerklink die roep van die visarend, baie duideliker as vir die ander. Sprei jou vlerke saam met hulle.
Mighty Abraham by Juliet Pierce
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,560. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
1872. America provides the backdrop for the journal detailing an unlikely bond between Katherine, a recently widowed mail order bride from Scotland, and Abraham, a humble African-American boy born of a slave woman who has super human abilities.
Seeking Absolution by Shalisse Lewis
You set the price! Words: 217,570. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Seeking Absolution is a sweeping Twelfth Century tale. When Prince Richard and Lady Anne fall in love, they both assume there can never be a match between them. Still, Richard pursues Anne as if she were the Holy Grail. Richard’s rival, King Philip finds that he too has feelings for the lovely and intelligent Anne—but does he love her only because Richard does?
Battle Hymns by Cara Langston
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,050. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
1942: While her fiancé trains for the battlefront, Charlotte Donahue does her part by volunteering as a nurses' aide with the American Red Cross. Here she is drawn to a mysterious soldier, Lieutenant William Kendrick, whose jet was shot down in the skies over Germany. As Will's wounds begin to heal, he and Charlotte develop a friendship that will bind them together in ways they never imagined.
Dulce Extranjera by Norbert Mercado
Series: Morning Glory, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,010. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
With her husband gone, Josephine decides to join the rebellion against Spanish colonial rule. What fate lies forth for the British lass from Hong Kong? Dulce Extranjera is the fourth and final book of the Morning Glory Series.
Prodigal Spell by Lillian Archer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,490. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
A historical fantasy set in London and the Caribbean, Prodigal Spell tells the story of a society wife who must choose between the magical powers she fears, the man she loves, and the heritage she detests.
Behind The Wooden Door by Emily Godwin
Price: Free! Words: 37,630. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
When soldiers march through her castle doors, Princess Lanie is plagued with thoughts of blood, death, and sorrow. Falling in love with the army's commander wasn't part of the plan either. After the kingdom's fortune teller predicts a deadly outcome, Lanie knows her secret romance is an execution waiting to happen. She has to do something fast because the war path has redirected toward her.
The Lamp of Darkness (The Age of Prophecy series Book 1) by Dave Mason & Mike Feuer
Price: Free! Words: 105,620. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 by Dave Mason. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Age of Prophecy series transports you back 3000 years, to the epic battle between the Israelite Kings & Prophets. Lev, an orphaned shepherd boy, begins a journey of discovery when he’s hired to play as a musician before the prophets. He soon learns that his father’s knife holds a deadly secret about his hidden past. Lev fights to unearth his true self while the clouds of war gather around him.
A Journey of One Thousand Miles: the Story of Ruth and Naomi by D. Avraham
Price: Free! Words: 16,350. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient(3.00 from 2 reviews)
An exciting retelling of the biblical narrative of Ruth weaves the Bible story with the ancient legend and tradition of the sages, coupled with a dash of creative fiction to bring the story to life for the modern reader. This is an excerpt from the series The Shepherd King
Political Chemistry: Margaret Thatcher and Dorothy Hodgkin by Rob Walters
Price: $3.48 USD. Words: 25,830. Language: British English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
A fascinating set of fiction from fact conversations between two extraordinary women. Margaret Thatcher is known to all. Dorothy Hodgkin should be: she is Britain's only female scientific Nobel Prize winner, a reward for her groundbreaking work in determining the structure of penicillin and vitamin B12. Dorothy, a woman of the left, was Margaret's tutor at Oxford university where this book is set.
Abduction at Griffith Observatory by Christopher Geoffrey McPherson
Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 70,390. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Los Angeles. 1935. Writer James Murray is hard at work on a third novel, living with the girl he loves and enjoying a life he once could only dream about. But an innocent outing to Los Angeles’s new Griffith Observatory changes all that when a commotion during a presentation leads to a kidnapping. James feels compelled to find out the truth behind it.
Pompeii, a Short Story by Tina Concetta Marzocca
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,780. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
A dramatic, action-packed fictional account of the final hours of a Roman merchant and his wife caught in the wrong place, at the wrong time in the great city of Pompeii. A bonus five-chapter preview of the sequel, and soon to be released novel, “The Merchant’s Daughter,” is included.
The Legacy Series (Box Set - Books 1, 2, 3) by Vicki Hopkins
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 255,930. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014 by Holland & Eyre Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
From the brothels of Paris in 1878 to the English aristocracy in 1905, follow the saga of one man and one woman who overcome their differences of class to find lasting love. Each character pays the price of innocence, deception, and love, until in the end, a broken family is healed from the tragedy of the past.
Acaju by Douglas Beye Lorie
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 113,320. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Brazil. For Europeans in the 1700s, a frontier in which all dreams could come true. The dream of saving souls. The dream of scientific discoveries. The dream of wealth. Wealth from the sugar fields, only attainable with the enslavement of both African and native peoples. Wealth that can be created only from human misery. Acaju explores this world with the passion of great story-telling.
Strongbow's Wife by Frank Parker
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,890. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
She was 14 when her father gave her in marriage to a foreign warrior in return for the restoration of his kingdom. Her daughter would marry a man who served three English kings and ended his life as Regent. What was it like to be Strongbow's wife and, later, his widow? Could she forgive her father or his arch-enemy O'Rourke? What became of her after Strongbow's death?
The Moment The World Was Still by Bailey Magno
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 8,460. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
It's 1942 in the United States. At the moment in America the Manhattan project is going on. Then the unexpected happens when Adolf Hitler got to the Atomic bomb first and invades the United States. Follow Anten and his friends on a journey to try and stop Nazi Germany from taking over the world.