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The Curse of Iron Eyes by Rory Black
Series: Iron Eyes, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,350. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Within minutes of arriving, Iron Eyes had killed them all -except for Harve Calhoon, their leader. He had somehow managed to slip away from his gang. Like a man possessed, Iron Eyes set out on Calhoon’s trail. It was a blood-soaked journey and the worst the bounty hunter had ever undertaken. Even for such a man of steel the odds he faced were fearsome indeed. Now death stared him in the face.
Joan by Freeman Ng
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 77,840. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
After a hundred years of war, with France on the brink of destruction...Saint Margaret of Antioch is returned to the earth to aid Joan of Arc in the liberation of her homeland, but what can she do when Heaven itself seems to be conspiring to send Joan to the Fire?
Once Upon a Kingdom: Blogisode One- Backstory by Staci Brush
Price: Free! Words: 800. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Once Upon a Kingdom is a weekly blogisode from Author Staci Brush. She distributes the story from WordPress.com. Episode one is titled Backstory.
Stone Giant by Theodore A Henning II
You set the price! Words: 13,020. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Nineteen year old Kassi is challenged to believe the unbelievable. There are puzzeling questions regarding her family history. Only by climbing Wondiboi Mountain can she find the answers. Could a race of giants, both human and reptile, have truly existed where she lives? Is it possible some remnant remains? What Kassi encounters is both terrifying and reassuring. Can she really believe?
Cerise Amour by Gem Sivad
Series: Unlikely Gentlemen, Book 2.5. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 32,230. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
After a hasty Civil War marriage to Confederate soldier, Jeb Carter, Cherry Fitzwilliam finds herself abandoned among strangers; over the next twenty-five years she carefully constructs a life based on lies.
Final Victory by Philip Bosshardt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 251,570. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(4.00 from 1 review)
In August 1945, the U.S. used two atomic bombs against Japan. A third bomb was also built. What if a special ops team from Japan had managed to steal the third bomb? The Imperial Japanese plan for Final Victory ranges from Tokyo to Tinian Island, from Las Alamos to a stolen B-29 headed toward San Francisco. Only Army counter-intelligence agent Colonel Wade Brogan can stop this plan.
A Spy's Honor by Charlotte Russell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,540. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Regency
Embroiled in a scheme to catch an assassin, Lady Claire Talbot will soon learn all that His Majesty’s spy Lord John Reyburn has to hide—and all that his heart is dying to reveal.
Issa by C. Frederick Braun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,890. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Suppose you found ancient scrolls that were written by the Buddhist Saint ISSA over two thousand years ago. Now imagine what would happen if you discovered that ISSA and Jesus Christ were one in the same and you were holding in your hands documents actually written by God. Who would want them and who would want them suppressed? Who would be willing to kill to get them? The Vatican? The CIA?
The House at Zaronza by Vanessa Couchman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,960. Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Rachel Swift travels to Corsica to discover more about her forebears. She comes across a series of passionate love letters and delves into their history. The story unfolds of a secret romance at the start of the 20th century between a village schoolteacher and Maria, the daughter of a bourgeois family. Maria’s parents have other plans for her future, though, and she sees her dreams crumble.
Rip-Tide by Andrew J. Heller
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,960. Language: American English. Published: July 28, 2014 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
As unrest plagues the Austro-Hungarian Empire, Emperor Charles I faces the threat of being absorbed into Germany, now the overwhelming power in Europe since the end of the Great European War (see “Gray Tide In The East”). The only hope is to forge an alliance with others not yet under German control. He needs to find someone who can meet with Heads of State without arousing German suspicion…
High Tide by Andrew J. Heller
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,440. Language: American English. Published: July 28, 2014 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Following the Great European War as described in “Gray Tide In The East”, Germany owns Martinique. When intelligence suggests they are building a major naval base there, just 1,500 miles from the coast of the United States, an international crisis develops and the world is once more on the brink of war.
The Averys of Willow Creek (The Willow Creek Series Books 1-4) by Lily Graison
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 183,450. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Travel back to the 1800′s and tangle with ornery town marshals, Indians and schoolmarms who are anything but docile. Willow Creek may be a sleepy little frontier town but the characters who live there are as untamed as the land itself! Book 1: The Lawman Book 2: The Outlaw Book 3: The Gambler Book 4: The Rancher
The Ghost by Debra Milligan
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 68,030. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Julia Mac Vicker is a young widow working in Glasgow, just after the Great War. Grief-stricken, she takes the first steps of her new life. At first, she is scarcely aware of The Ghost - the spirit of her dead husband, Heath, who drowned in the Minch on New Year’s Eve of 1918. Julia experiences foul tertiary, anguished memories and eerie sensations that are, indeed, senses-beyond-the-senses.
A Djinni Named Conscience by Henry Lion Oldie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014 and represented by K-Group. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Jammal, a merchant, by mistake freed Abd-al-Rashid, a djinni imprisoned in a gold pendant. The djinni repaid the merchant by becoming Jammal’s conscience. From that day on, whatever the merchant did, the incorruptible Conscience stood behind his left shoulder.
Blood On Their Petticoats by Geraldine Humphries
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: British English. Published: July 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Literature » Educational
For Isobel Spry the war in the Crimea meant one thing at first – her lover Edmund was a surgeon there, working in the hospitals, operating on soldiers back from the battlefields. Having had a little experience in nursing, she decides to accompany and assist Florence Nightingale in tending to the sick and wounded. But what she finds there is far beyond what her genteel sensibilities could imagine.
Two Edwardian Adventures by Cecilia Peartree
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,750. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
This book consists of 2 light-hearted novellas of about 16,000 words each, set in Edwardian times, mostly in Edinburgh, and linked by some of the characters involved. ‘Adventure at the National Exhibition’ is a tale of old and new illusions, some of which are shattered by the end of the story. ‘Adventure on the Scotch Express’ is a tale of several people with something to hide.
The Battle of Paardeberg: Lord Roberts' Gambit by Martin Marais
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 144,820. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Canada
In the first months of the Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902) the British suffered a series of catastrophic defeats. In response the British initiated an audacious manoeuvre to outflank the Boer army which sat astride the route to the besieged town of Kimberley. The move culminated in one of the bloodiest conflicts of the war, the Battle of Paardeberg. Would it be the British or the Boers who prevailed?
Grace by Leonie Harlington
You set the price! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European(5.00 from 1 review)
On March 17th, 1912, on his journey back from the South Pole and just thirty-one miles from One Ton Depot with its supply of food and fuel, Lawrence Edward Grace Oates left the tent which he had shared with four companions and went out into a blizzard. His last words, according to Robert Scott, were: ‘I am just going outside and may be some time.’ His body was never found...
Indian Blood by J. D. Kipfer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,810. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014 by S & H Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
It was the mid 1880s and the dirt farmers were moving West to put fences around the open range. Trouble swirled all around the once peaceful valley, and every time it raised its head, all eyes turned toward Billy Harper, the newly arrived boy with Indian blood running through his veins.
The Lost Years of Jesus Christ by Derek Miller
Price: Free! Words: 34,670. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Joshua of Nazareth, better known today as Jesus Christ, is about to celebrate his thirteenth birthday and become a man in the eyes of his people. After witnessing young Joshua’s charisma and speaking ability at the Holy Temple in Jerusalem, a power hungry Sadducee priest named Moloch journeys to Nazareth hoping to recruit the boy for his own purposes.