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Alfred the Great; Edward the King
Series: The Ambrose Chronicles, Book 10. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,950. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
King Alfred the Great is dead, and young Prince Edward must persuade the Witan that he should be the next king. His own royal cousin, Ethelwold, rebels, and is soon leading an unholy alliance of influential noblemen and Vikings. Wearing the Viking crown of Northumbria, he invades Wessex. Can Edward keep his throne? Will Wessex finally fall to the Viking onslaught?
Romancing the Dustman's Daughter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,600. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013 by esKape ePress, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Regency
Anne Balfour is amazed to be a guest at the Shrewsbury’s, one of Mayfair’s most well-to-do families — even if the circumstances are less than ideal. Still, she can’t help but get caught up in the excitement of society life. Especially when in the company of Augustus Sinclair. He makes her believe in love and romance, even if she is just the dustman’s daughter.
The Yanks Are Starving
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 225,690. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
During the Great Depression summer of 1932, the nation teeters on the brink of revolution. A charismatic hobo leads twenty thousand homeless World War I veterans into Washington, D.C. to demand their service compensation. A historical novel of the political intrigue and betrayal that culminated in the only pitched battle ever fought between two American armies under the same flag.
Fire Keepers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,770. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Twins, separated at birth, Nick Jensen and Terry Warrington vie to see who is the one spoken of by the ancient Mayans. Eagerly awaiting to see the outcome is the diabolical Alastor Thanatos. The brothers along with their friends embark on a quest to find a long lost Templar treasure buried someplace in North America, one that Thanatos has sent his henchmen to also find as well.
The Lady from Spain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,820. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Posing as a Spanish widow, Falcarrah Colburne returns to England on a secret personal mission. Lord Danebridge has been assigned to learn if the lady is a spy. Falling in love was not in the plan. After he has lied to, stolen from, and spied upon her, can he hope to win her heart or divert her from her dangerous path? Can she surrender the past to choose the risky road of love?
The Dreamt Child: Earth's Pendulum, Book Three
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,230. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(4.00 from 1 review)
Liannis, Earth’s seer, cannot deny the meaning of her recurring dream. She and Merrist must bear a child – with great gifts. Earth has decreed it. But the people resist the changes, bringing danger to the pair and strife to the lands. Both face tests, sometimes without each other, to fulfill their destiny and bring The Dreamt Child forth into safety and initiate the new era of peace and balance.
Killing Thoreau
Series: One Of Books ยท Historical Fiction. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,490. Language: American English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » USA
The author's 10th book is an imaginative time travel story. It begins with the disappearance with all ten participants of the Organic Synthesis and the Transcendentalist Movement class. This strange class often reached cult-like fervor. To bring them back, three men decide to go back to Walden Pond to end Thoreau's life. Will they be successful doing so and rewrite history as we know it?
Embracing Scandal (Scandalous Siblings Series Book 1)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,810. Language: American English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
(5.00 from 1 review)
Lady Rebecca Jamison, a mathematical genius, saves her siblings from financial ruin by dabbling in the London stock exchange. When a greedy syndicate kills her friend and threatens her family, Becca begs assistance from Cayle, Duke of Sherwyn, her nemesis and previous friend. He successfully defeats the illegal consortium, but can Cayle persuade a self-sufficient spinster to become his duchess?
The Price of Love
Series: The Legacy Series, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,620. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013 by Holland & Eyre Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The Legacy Series family saga continues into the Edwardian era. Each character has paid the price for innocence and deception. Now discover the price paid for love.
Love & Haight
Price: $4.64 USD. Words: 87,120. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
They were a generation who wanted to change the world with flower power.
Skagens dotter - en roman om Helga Ancher
Price: Free! Words: 75,060. Language: Swedish. Published: October 26, 2013 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
”När det blåser höststorm, kommer alla de döda sjömännen in i byn. De går utmed gatan i sina genomvåta oljeställ, stövlar som klafsar runt deras döda fötter. Trötta är de, stela, böjda av en osynlig värk, de släpar fötterna långt efter sig så att det blir våta hala spår i gruset. Ibland trycker de sina ansikten mot fönsterrutorna, och människorna där inne ser bara en stor vit fläck med mörka hål."
The Other Side of the Ridge
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,170. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Transported to the past through a weather anomaly, retired Brigadier General Daniel Rodin is captured by Confederate soldiers. He is taken to their camp where he meets and is questioned by General Robert E. Lee himself!
1836 An Alternative Outcome at the Alamo
Price: Free! Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Imagine an alternate Texas history in which "Remember The Alamo!" is a call for celebration rather than defeat and martyrdom. A Texas in which the Texans won the Alamo. This is the story of how the Texans won the Alamo and won their independence in one glorious battle.
Mediterranean Madness (book 3 of 9 of the Rundel Series)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 165,550. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The English fleet sails through the French fleet in a dense fog. Ben fights at the Battle of St. Vincent and later Tenerife. He is sent to rescue an unwilling Italian lady from the French. At Camperdown, he is forced to take over control of the ship when his captain panics. That leads to his assignment to a mutinous ship. After much suffering he returns to Barbados and later fights at Aboukir Bay.
The Plan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,380. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The tight bond between Clinton and Joe, two gay, black lawyers (one of them, married) is broken when Joe is reportedly found hanged. A suicide seems impossible to Clint, and Joe’s widow is acting cagey. Clinton Moore believes Joe Means was tortured and murdered, and that his and Joe’s shared obsession—investigating and fact gathering about cold case murders and assassinations—is the reason.
The Twisted Cross
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 46,660. Language: British English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
This is a story of a great crime committed in the name of God. A Christian crusade called by Pope Innocent III in 1199 to redeem the holy city of Jerusalem ended five years later in the siege and occupation of the Christian city of Constantinople, capital of the Byzantine Empire.
Godfrey: Trouble From Toronto
Price: Free! Words: 19,000. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Spring 1927. Godfrey and Antoinette are officially an item. That doesn't stop the suave and debonair Eddie Ryerson though. Back from Toronto for a visit, Eddie has his eye on the young women of Wainwright – and Antoinette is in his sights. Meanwhile, Antonia is having a real dilemma getting her choice of treasurer elected for the Wainwright Catholic Women's League and Isaac loses a dear friend.
The Wall Will Not Last
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 127,510. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
We are in New Amsterdam in the 1600s. These are treacherous times and Johanna, our young heroine, faces many dangers and overcomes them to finally succeed and prosper as the English force the Dutch out of the colony and rename it New York.
Lanzarote Undiscovered Paradise
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013 by The Florida Hoosier. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
An undiscovered paradise lies in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Africa. part of the Canary Islands, Lanzarote is a jewel waiting to be discovered,
Jar Baby
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The creepy tale of a ghoulish baby by Lori R. Lopez. This short story ties in ancient history with modern horror as a museum's mummies rise up for a night of terror and fun at a museum.