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Thrust From the Hand of God by Jason S. Litz
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 207,920. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
One selfless act, one naïve decision, so innocent in the making, so condemning in effect, how foolish John had been not to expect trouble to follow. Murder or self-defense, what did it matter? One man was dead and another wanted revenge.
Hezbollah by John Reinhard Dizon
Price: $9.30 USD. Words: 95,160. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Hezbollah is a coming-of-age novel tracing the lives of three women throughout three different stages of their lives as they and their closest friends contemplate a last-chance opportunity to recapture their faded fame and fortune.
Bloomers Down by Anne Randolph
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015 by Blushing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Two sisters, orphaned by the Civil War, decide to head west to a small plot of land their father had purchased. One becomes a Mail-Order Bride, to get the money they need for the trip. The widower is surprised to see his new bride arrive with her sister and a freed slave in tow! He and his younger brother Jesse know just how to handle the sassy sisters!
Episode 3 - Calum's New World by Leigh Barker
Series: Clan - Season 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Clan: Season 2, Episode 3. Calum’s New World A Bitesize 1 hour Read. Our hero, Calum Maclean, has almost made it to the New World. All he has to do is stop the French hanging the ship’s crew. And stop the man-o’-war blowing them out of the water. And if he does manage to achieve the impossible, the assassin, Jacob Metzger, is waiting for him in New York.
The Romance Reader by Catherine Gillard
Series: An Arresting Woman. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,690. Language: Australian English. Published: February 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The Romance Reader, the first book in the An Arresting Woman series, introduces Lillian Armfield, Australia’s first policewoman, appointed by the New South Wales Parliament in 1915 to focus on the welfare of Sydney’s women and children. When she is called upon to search for the missing daughter of a prominent Rose Bay family, her theory on why women are led astray is put to the test.
Woods Runner, Massacre at Schenectady by Rejean Giguere
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,720. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015 by Huron Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Historical » USA
A fast paced, vivid fictionalized depiction of a little-known historical event that tied together the sometimes violent history of Canada and the United States.
Charlie Smithers: Adventures in India by C W Lovatt
Series: Charlie Smithers. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,820. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015 by Wild Wolf Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Book 2 of the best-selling Charlie Smithers Collection Flashman's alter ego returns! Four years after Charlie returns from Africa, having survived a charging rhinoceros, ravenous crocodiles, fierce Maasai warriors, and evil slavers (not to mention inadvertently discovering the source of the Nile,) we find him in India.
Ghost of the Airwaves by Shannon Muir
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » USA
Ghost of the Airwaves is the suspenseful tale of radio actress Abigail Hanson, whose husband died under mysterious circumstances. Everyone believes the culprit is caught until a mysterious typed letter from "Ghost of the Airwaves" comes through her mail slot. Abigail becomes determined to find out who killed her husband and uses her own observant eye to help coax the police along.
Stone Guardian by Iris Versluis
Price: Free! Words: 7,310. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal(5.00 from 1 review)
During the yearly ritual for the Cireara, protectors of the standing stones, Sila’s big sister will make an extraordinary sacrifice. When during the ritual the yellow haired men attack, the future of Sila’s people and of the standing stones is seriously jeopardized. The story is inspired by the Avebury stone circle and the West Kennet Long Barrow burial mound.
Steenbeschermster by Iris Versluis
Price: Free! Words: 7,200. Language: Dutch. Published: February 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal(5.00 from 1 review)
Tijdens het jaarlijkse ritueel voor de Cireara, beschermsters van de staande stenen, zal de grote zus van Sila een buitengewoon offer brengen. Als tijdens het ritueel een aanval van de geelharen plaatsvindt, komt de toekomst van Sila’s mensen en de staande stenen in groot gevaar.
Sherwood Forest: The Absent King by Laura McVey
Series: Sherwood Forest. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 20,420. Language: British English. Published: February 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
News of King Richard arrives from overseas, causing everyone in Nottingham to re-evaluate their priorities.
Sherwood Forest: Allies by Laura McVey
Series: Sherwood Forest. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 16,870. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
As the Sheriff closes in, Robin and his outlaws band together with Thomas and the rebellion. However, dissent within the ranks threatens the lives of everyone involved.
Adrienne: The Chaos of Desire by G. B. Couper
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,590. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Adrienne: The Chaos of Desire: is a historical novel of the era from 1934 to 1999. In Book I: A Basque, a Maquis, and the journalist Marcel, come together during the Asturias miners’ strike of 1934. Book II: Marcel’s daughter, Adrienne, molested by her brother and at war with herself, nearly squanders this heritage through self destructive addictions until Max re-enters her life.
The Hanging of Big Steve Long, a Western by Burr Cook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,340. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier(5.00 from 1 review)
This story is a fast moving western. A New York family named Hansom moves west by wagon train on the Oregon Trail. The wagon master turns out to be a gunfighter who falls in love with Carla Hansom.
Templados por el sol, mecidos por el viento by Marta Currás
Price: $1.12 USD. Words: 73,040. Language: Spanish. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Historical » USA
Clara acepta un trabajo temporal que la llevará desde su Galicia natal hasta los cañones de Arizona junto al enigmático anciano Duncan Sutter. En un viejo cuaderno, Liz describe su periplo al atravesar el Atlántico y los Estados Unidos mientras la guerra asola la vieja Europa. Tribus indias, magia, lingotes de oro, hipnosis y naufragios en una novela de viajes que rinde homenaje a Edward Curtis
Made In Heaven: A Birthrite Series Short by Tiffany Apan
Series: The Birthrite. Price: Free! Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
In this short story/missing scene from Tiffany Apan's Descent, Reginald and Gail returned from that fateful night, a strange set of circumstances, and a world they never thought could exist. On Valentine's Day in 1932, Reginald takes her to The Florentine with plans for a marriage proposal when an encounter with Father Louis of St. Gregory the Great Church leaves a slight chill in the night air...
The Countess' Captive by Andrea Cefalo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,300. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales(5.00 from 6 reviews)
During March of 1248, Adelaide Schumacher—affectionately called Snow White—has lost so much. Adelaide hates abandoning her home city, her family’s legacy, and her first love—Ivo. More than anything, she hates her father growing closer to her mother’s countess cousin—Galadriel. Adelaide plots to end their tryst before her fate is sealed, and she never sets foot in Cologne again.
Oak Island: The Knights of Oak: The Possible Fate of the Knights Templars After 1307 by N. Beetham Stark
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,730. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The Knights of Oak presents a theory concerning the fate of the Knights Templar after their initial arrest by the King of France, Philip IV in 1307. No one knows for certain what happened to the vast treasure that they had accumulated, including the Ark of the Covenant and the Holy Grail. One logical path that these treasures might have taken is to have ended up on Oak Island.
Tawananna Daughter of Zohar by Michael J. Findley
Series: Ephron the Hittite. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,850. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Inspirational
The arranged marriage between Tawananna and Elon seems likely to show strength and unite the clans. It might even tame Shelometh’s rebellious heart and help her brother Ephron find peace. She is a slayer of dragons and the best archer in the village. But her greatest challenge comes when she has to sit and do nothing while her people face the army of Sargon.
Badlands Bart, a Western by Burr Cook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,130. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In this story Charlie Burton, a New York neighbor of the Hansoms, travels first to The Dakota Territory where he gets into trouble as “Badlands Bart” then moves on to join the Hansom family at Laramie, Wyoming Territory. He becomes a master of the quick draw after considerable practice.