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A Contemptible Affection
By raneeclark
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,990. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
After Lord Dersingham spurned her last season, Iris Colburn promises to never allow him back into her heart. But upon her return from Paris, Iris finds it is more difficult than she expected to keep Lord Dersingham at arm's length.
Rise Above
By AM Kirkby
Price: Free! Words: 12,440. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A reclusive scholar, worn down by political demands of his new post as Archbishop, retires on his physician's orders to one of his country manors to convalesce. His illness, his disillusion with public life, and a new friend make a dangerous mixture...
Pemberley to Waterloo: Georgiana Darcy's Diary, Volume 2
By Anna Elliott
Series: Pride and Prejudice Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 78,980. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
(5.00 from 1 review)
Georgiana Darcy and Edward Fitzwilliam want only to be together. But Edward is once more called away to fight. To be with the man she loves, Georgiana makes the perilous journey to Brussels in time to witness the historic downfall of Napoleon at Waterloo. When Edward is gravely injured in the battle, she will need more courage than she ever knew she had to fight for their future together.
Wolf Hunt
By Hazel B. West
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Caolan, has a dream about his friend being killed by a wolf and he wonders if it is just a dream or a vision of the future. As signs of a rogue wolf begin appearing in the village, he start to fear that his dreams will come true and he could lose his best friend and foster brother.
The Gettysburg Incident
By William J. Benning
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,720. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012 by Malachite Quills Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
On 22 July 1863, fifty-three captured Confederate officers were brutally murdered on the orders of a southern-born Union turncoat near Gettysburg. 2013: A descendant of the officer who ordered the Gettysburg Massacre is a Senator with Presidential ambitions.The corrupt Senator is working illegally with an oil company to secure Government contracts in return for secret funding.
Blossoms and Bayonets: A Story of Love, Faith and Courage under Japanese Occupation
By Jana McBurney-Lin
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 118,230. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Based on a true story, Blossoms & Bayonets is suffused with the tense atmosphere of World War II in the Pacific. The story lends an eyewitness perspective to events as they unfold for one family in Korea, revealing an era of nuance and complexity. The result is a work that speaks volumes about the power of faith.
The Sea-God at Sunrise
By G.L. Tysk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 135,350. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Two Japanese fisherman blown off course by a typhoon are rescued by an American whaling ship in 1841. When the ship's reclusive captain suddenly falls ill, they must help the crew unravel a secret from his past. Inspired by the true story of John Manjiro, one of the first Japanese in America.
Lady of the Ascendant
By Rohana Darlington
Price: $2.39 USD. Words: 155,460. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
In a time of bloody revolution a woman betrayed holds a deadly secret. Sarah Astbury is unjustly accused of her unfaithful husband Matthias’s murder. To escape hanging she must prove who really killed him. In desperation she turns to the divinatory art of astrology, said to be able to answer ‘all manner of questions.’ Surrounded by powerful and dangerous enemies, will Sarah find a way to survive?
Avalon's Gate
By Geoff King
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 85,080. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Fact: in 1866, a set of documents was placed in the library of St. George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle. They are still there and are known to contain a secret about the lineage of the current royal family. In 1913 a young man returns to England from America and discovers he is the rightful heir to King Arthur’s crown but an establishment conspiracy frames him for the murder of his cousins.
Leonardo: To Mantua and Beyond
By Catherine Jaime
Series: The Travels of da Vinci, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,900. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
The year is 1499. The French are invading Milan and the Duke is going into hiding. What will Leonardo da Vinci do? Will he heed the advice of his good friend Luca Pacioli and flee the city also? Or will he stay and try to live in the same city with the likes of Cesare Borgia? And once he has decided to leave, can he really bring himself to go to Mantua, and be at the mercies of Isabella d'Este?
Paradise Lost
By Karen Mason
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,830. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A new family saga from Karen Mason. All her adult life, Evie Wallis has held the secret that she is the true heir to Barnham House, the stately home nicknamed 'Paradise' because of its beauty. When she finally gets the chance to visit the house, a chain of events occur that make her question if her inheritance is what she really wants.
My Flag My Country 'The Ishmael Day Story'
By William Bell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,610. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
During the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, comes a story of true patriotism. Based on a real patriot, Ishmael Day. Follow his life from his exciting youth until, as an old man, he takes on the Confederate Cavalry and lives to tell about it. A professor who reviews books for Clemson University considers this a must read.
My Flag My Country 'The Ishmael Day Story'
By William Bell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,610. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
During the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, comes a story of true patriotism. Based on a real patriot, Ishmael Day. Follow his life from his exciting youth until, as an old man, he takes on the Confederate Cavalry and lives to tell about it. A professor who reviews books for Clemson University considers this a must read.
Герой должен быть один
By Henry Lion Oldie
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 151,550. Language: Russian. Published: October 13, 2012 and represented by K-Group. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Миф о подвигах Геракла известен всем. Но не все знают, что на юном Геракле пересеклись интересы Олимпийской Семьи, свергнутых в Тартар титанов, а также многих людей — в результате чего будущий герой и его брат Ификл с детства стали заложниками чужих интриг. И никтоне знает о смертельно опасной тайне, которую хранит Амфитрион - земной отец Геракла.
In Hospital and Camp
By Georgiann Baldino
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This historical romance is set against the backdrop of carnage during the American Civil War. Any woman who wanted to nurse soldiers on battlefields faced severe criticism. Officials said women would faint at gory sights. The prospect of women caring for men outside of their immediate families shocked Victorian society. Only women with unshakable convictions managed to serve.
Matrimonio Di Mezzanotte: Un Romanzo Storico Georgiano
By Lucinda Brant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,970. Language: Italian. Published: October 12, 2012 by Sprigleaf. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(3.00 from 1 review)
Ambientato nel mondo opulento dell’aristocrazia del diciottesimo secolo e ispirato a eventi reali, Matrimonio di Mezzanotte è il secondo libro, che si può leggere indipendentemente dagli altri, dell’apprezzata saga della famiglia Roxton.
Looking for Love, Chicago 1890s
By Phoebe Matthews
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,650. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Chicago 1890s, was a time when the Columbia Exposition opened and all the little boys in the neighborhood first saw and fell madly in love with Lillian Russell. And then they grew up and found more suitable loves. Except Rudy. He grew up but he missed the next step. Looking for Love also includes the stories of Rudy's cousins, Leona and Florrie, each searching for love in a different direction.
Shades of Blood and Shadow
By Angeline Hawkes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,320. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012 by ND3 Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The palette of history and horror mingle in the hues of crimson blood and blackest death. Shades of Blood and Shadow represents a taste of the stories penned by Bram Stoker Award nominated writer Angeline Hawkes. From ancient Mayans to the horrors at Chernobyl, she pulls you into the minds of fiendish creatures and tortured man. History offers up the monstrous in this ghoulish collection.
Johnnie's Girl
By Harma-Mae Smit
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,570. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Johnnie Reynolds has a starring role in his own life. Debbie MacDonald is his leading lady. And Cricket is destined to be the sidekick - forever watching his best friend's glamorous life from the sidelines. So when Cricket falls for Debbie MacDonald, he knows it's hopeless to compete against Johnnie's movie stardom, looks and charm. But he can't help wish he wasn't the sidekick of this show...
By Any Means
By Edward Norton
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,660. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
It's 1933-34. America has sunk into Depression, and a new Administration in Washington is trying all means to return prosperity. A young out-of-work lawyer goes to Washington, his last chance, and he finds a friend in President Franklin D. Roosevelt, who recognizes his talent for solving problems with liquor imports, Wall St. and crime in the nation.