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The Gethering by Will Welton
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,230. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
During my younger years I was fortune to meet some of the old time law men from the late 1890’s. One of them happened to live not far up the way from me and was an acquaintance of my step-father. He dearly loved to talk for he had no kinfolks that I ever heard about and he told me a lot of stories of the old days in the Territory before Oklahoma became a state.
The Lion and the Loom by S R Nicholls
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,570. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Susannah Breydel, a skilled Dutch weaver, is the sole survivor of a shipwreck on the southern Irish shore. Taken in by local people, she is implicated in a murder and sheltered by English settlers before seeking a new life in the East End of London. Set during the Nine Years’ War between England and Ireland, this is a tale of loyalty and love, as well as trauma, tumult and a terrible curse.
Hajdučica by Ivan Ševeriga
Price: Free! Words: 68,290. Language: Croatian. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Jelica je po mnogima najbolja vidarica u Moslavini. Mirno živi u svojoj kućici u Donjoj Jelenskoj sve dok hajdučki harambaša Joco Udmanić ne zatraži njenu pomoć.
Tajna čazmanskog kaptola by Ivan Ševeriga
Price: Free! Words: 60,210. Language: Croatian. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Mongolska divlja horda je porazila ugarsku vojsku. Skupina hrvatskih gardista uspije probiti mongolski obruč i vratiti se u Budim. Da bi spasili kraljicu, blago iz riznice kralja Bele IV i svog ranjenog zapovjednika Hercega Kolomana napuštaju glavni ugarski grad. Istovremeno kraljičina sobarica Nada upoznaje zapovjednika garde Viktora i pridružuje se gardistima na putu za Moslavinu
Embers of the Soul by Sharyn Bradford Lunn
Series: Southern Skyes. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,310. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by thewordverve inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Romance » Historical
The deep secrets woven amidst the branches of the McCabe and Skye family trees have been hidden for years until now. More quickly than shifting sands on the shores of Tasmania, these family secrets are tumbling forth with unleashed fury. The wounds have voices, revealing the true ties that bind the McCabes and the Skyes . . . and the one soldier who started it all many generations ago.
Shadow of the Hawk by K.S. Jones
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,790. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Clean Reads. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Sacrifice is commonplace in 1932, so with mounting debt and both friends and family fleeing, sixteen-year-old Sooze promises her heart to a man she doesn’t love to save her family. Is true love just another loss along the way?
Colors of a Lady by Chelsea Roston
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,640. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Lady Emma Wren has never felt at home among the London elite. Despite being born and raised into an affluent household, she finds her brown skin sets her apart from the lily-white ton. To her surprise, she is to marry the eligible Lord Thomas Hartwell, long-time friend and beau to her elder sister. Her step into the forefront of English society causes backlash and unburies many long dead secrets.
Prairie Dog, a Western by Burr Cook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,320. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This novelette is a western action packed tale about a young man going west from Illinois following the Civil War and after getting in trouble with the law. He meets his idol, Wild Bill Hickok along with Calamity Jane in Abilene, Kansas. He marries a saloon worker and plays a lot of poker and engages in gun fighting.
A Roman Story: General Engagement by C.A. Baugh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,360. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Follow Gaius Vantinius and his brothers as they weave their way towards their final destiny, while in the process, fighting barbarian hordes and senatorial assassins in an attempt to protect and defend three of Rome’s most beautiful and enigmatic hostages, even unto death; so decrees Rome!
The Bishop's Pawn by Don Gutteridge
Series: A Marc Edwards Mystery, Book 7. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,460. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015 by Bev Editions. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Lurid gossip trails Dick Dougherty in his flight from New York to Toronto in 1838. But calumny mixes with politics, and a fiery sermon by Bishop John Strachan incites his murder. Dick is found dead with a note on his back bearing one word “Sodomite.” Marc Edwards, Dick’s dear friend, travels to New York to investigate. Even he is shocked by the depravity he uncovers.
His mate Jack by David Mc Donald
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,850. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
His mate Jack is a short story about a true australian hero named jack whome pushed injured golddiggers through the west australian outback and goldfields.
A Tender Moment: A Darcy and Elizabeth Short Story by P. O. Dixon
Series: Darcy and Elizabeth Short Stories, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Regency
What if two weeks after the Meryton assembly Darcy no longer wishes to deny his increasing fascination with the bewitching Miss Elizabeth Bennet and her amazing eyes? What if he's the last man in the world she wishes to spend time with owing to his tendency of saying the wrong thing at the wrong time? Will he persuade her to give him another chance to earn her good opinion?
The Lost Brother by Sarah Woodbury
Series: The Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,200. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
November 1146. When an investigation murder uncovers treason at the highest levels of King Owain’s court, Gareth and Gwen must come to terms with unprecedented treachery—and a villain whose crimes can never be forgiven. The Lost Brother is the sixth Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mystery.
Julia de Burgos: Child of Water by Carmen Rivera
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,300. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015 by Red Sugarcane Press, Inc.. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Fiction » Historical » USA
In JULIA DE BURGOS: CHILD OF WATER is a two-act play written by Carmen Rivera about Julia de Burgos, the pioneering Latin American poet, feminist and activist. The playwright explores Julia de Burgos' struggles with colonialism, racism and sexism as well as the consequences to her personal life by stepping outside of the traditional roles reserved for Latinas.
Lords of Northumbria by Olwen Parker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,410. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval(4.00 from 1 review)
In the mid 600s there are seven main kingdoms in the land which would eventually be known as England. The seventh one is Northumbria. The death of its king Oswald brings Northumbria to its knees but Oswy, last brother of Oswald, becomes king and makes a peacemaker marriage to the princess Eanfled daughter of an enemy king. Alhfrith, Oswy's second son is horrified.
Andy Johansson Series by John Foxjohn
Series: Andy Johansson Series: Box Set. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 162,000. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Western
Two great books in one: The People's Warrior and White Moon Rising
Achilles vs. Mecha-Hector: A Bronzepunk Adventure by Jesse Beeson-Tate
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,380. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015 by Sol Invictus. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
After his fatal duel with Achilles, Prince Hector of Troy is brought back to life by a rogue adherent of Vulcan. Thrust back into a world he no longer understands, Hector and his geriatric companions must navigate the mystery surrounding his resurrector’s death, a sinister plot by Lovecraftian gods from Troy’s dark past, and their own alcohol-induced incompetence.
One In One Hundred by Norbert Mercado
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Two men in white t-shirts refrained from following the crowd. They were there on a mission to observe the future President of the Japanese Government in the Philippines. Despite having to listen to the tumultuous shouts of their countrymen, they had to imprint everything about Laurel – what he looked like, his mannerisms, the way he dressed up, and the way he talked - in their mind.
The Outcast by Glynnis Campbell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,730. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
The Outcast (the prequel novella to Scottish Lasses) by Glynnis Campbell...Lachlan Mar, a disfigured and broken Scots warrior, doesn't believe anything can mend the wounds of war until Alisoune Hay, a brilliant and beautiful young lass, stumbles into his cottage and his life, healing his hurt and his heart with the most magical power of all--love.
El pirata enmascarado. Guayaquil 1687 by Juan Carlos Riofrío Martínez-Villalba
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,970. Language: Spanish. Published: February 5, 2015 by Universidad de Los Hemisferios (Quito, Ecuador). Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 17th Century, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
El libro recoge la peor invasión pirata que la ciudad de Guayaquil padeció en su historia. En 1687 una coalición de piratas ingleses, franceses y holandeses entraron a Guayaquil guiados por un pirata enmascarado que no dio a conocer su identidad. Ambientada en el lugar, con giros de época, se mezcla la acción y el romance, la historia y la novela, en una de las mejores historias de piratas.