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Saratoga by David Garland
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,970. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 and represented by SKLA. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1777 Captain Jamie Skoyles is part of a British army intent on destroying the American rebels and ending their resistance once and for all. Under the command of General Burgoyne, a huge force sets out from Canada but it is soon handicapped by hot weather, debilitating disease and a series of costly military blunders. This is a stirring novel about a nation’s struggle for independence.
Valley Forge by David Garland
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,230. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 and represented by SKLA. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A sequel to SARATOGA. Imprisoned in Boston with the defeated army, Captain Jamie Skoyles escapes with Elizabeth Rainham, the woman he loves, and, after a series of adventures, reaches Philadelphia where the British army has camped for the winter. Washington’s men, by contrast, have to endure the freezing cold of Valley Forge and are dogged by a lack of food and other resources.
Ready Reference Treatise: My Brother Sam Is Dead by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » USA
The author had particularly written this novel to recreate a particular moment in the Civil War. The story has been presented from a child’s viewpoint. However, the book is sometimes offensive.
Texas John Alden (Annotated Edition) by Robert Ervin Howard
Series: O'Ronin Rye Collection. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,320. Language: American English. Published: July 15, 2015 by Ronin Robot Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Texas John Alden is the story of Breckinridge Elkins and the various and sundry troubles that he innocently (but violently) fell into in his pursuit of the beautiful Betty Wilkinson. A classic of Western vernacular and spinning of tall tales. With Annotations by Barbara Flanagan
On Grounds of Honor by Rebekah Colburn
Series: My Brother's Flag, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 94,540. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Romance
On Maryland’s Eastern Shore, the division of the Civil War is an inescapable reality for many households. For the Turner brothers, it means choosing politics over blood. Although his younger brother goes south to join the Rebels, Jeremiah feels honor-bound to defend the Stars and Stripes even at the risk of meeting Charlie on the battlefield and facing a deeper conflict of loyalties.
Murder In The Bloody Pit by Elisabeth Zguta
Price: Free! Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
A murder in the Hoosac Tunnel is still a mystery today, after one hundred and fifty years, there are still unanswered questions surrounding the strangled body of Ringo Kelly. There is folklore about his ghost and many other spirits that haunt the tunnel. Their souls are still looking for closure. Here is one theory of what might have happened to Ringo Kelly . . .
The Babylonian Conspiracy: A Four-Book Series by Jack Gresham
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 411,230. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
A Four-Book Series in a single publication.Each book is exactly the same as the single unit version.They should be read in order from Book One through Book Four. Jihad, Terrorism, Indigenous Peoples,Spiritual Life, and Time Travel focusing on End Times from a biblical perspective with life situations of demanding dedication and valor.
First Fiction by G.A. Cuddy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,870. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
An American teen from Louisiana travels to Belfast during the tumultuous summer of 1981 and experiences love and loss for the first time. Ingrid Fallon, a student at St. Vincent's Academy in Shreveport, endures a series of heartrending incidents in Northern Ireland that will change her life forever. She will return home empowered and ready to affect positive changes at school and for her family.
The Angel of Innisfree by Patrick F Rooney
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 122,200. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical
This epic historical drama, set during the time of the Irish Potato Famine and the American Civil War, captures the passionate spirits of two people determined to find each other regardless of the forces conspiring to keep them apart.
Noble Slayer by Michael O'Gara
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,250. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Out of desperation and to survive, the warrior Mog snatches victory out of defeat for his liege lord. His ruler rewards him with title and an estate in conquered lands. All Mog wants is a place for he and his men to settle in peace. Instead, he gets intrigue, challenges to his rule, invasion, and a growing sphere of influence. It seems Mog is destined to become a ruler of renown in his own right.
The Kin by Elsye Harwood
Price: Free! Words: 105,070. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 14, 2015 by Lillian White Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
Book 1 of the Custodians: Rome, present day: David Lowe arrives to research myths and folk tales. Studying in a library that seems to have as unusual a personality as it's Custodians. Parthia, second century A.D; Two legionnaires, far ahead of Emperor Trajan's legions, explore the dead city of Persepolis and unwittingly unleash a force more deadly than any the Roman Empire has had to face before.
Shanty Gold by Jeanne Charters
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,870. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015 by Rogue Phoenix Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Heroes are those who step in when others step out…and some are our ancestors. Meet Mary Boland, a survivor of the Irish Famine.
The Book of Lismore by Yvonne Marjot
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,610. Language: British English. Published: July 14, 2015 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
While visiting the beautiful Hebridean island of Lismore, Cas and Sam stumble upon a new chapter of the island’s past. Once again, they are confronted by the ghosts of the distant past, and ancient tragedy combines with present danger as each is faced with a fresh challenge.
An Uninvited Guest by Augusta Trobaugh
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
The end of segregation made little difference in the daily lives of old Miss Minnie and her day-helper, Lula. But when a figment of Miss Minnie’s addled imagination threatens Lula's long-held job security, Lula uses the old, entrenched rules of segregation to dispel that figment -- with surprising results. A short story.
The Puppeteer by MaeEadie
Price: Free! Words: 63,970. Language: Australian English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
As the world opens up to war, a young girl closes down on a secret. As a purine, keeper of the secret, protector of the frescreets, she sacrifices her family, her friends and her freedom. What she doesn't know is that she's part of a bigger plan. Nor does she realise that as she gives up her time, she gains freedom from the puppeteer. There are no strings on Florence.
Ken Follett's Edge of Eternity Summary by Ant Hive Media
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
This is a summary of Ken Follett’s last book in a Century Trilogy that covers 50+ years of recent history. Published in 2014, Edge of Eternity tracks the lineage of Ma Peshkov, their families, and acquaintances living in the US, Soviet Union, UK, and a divided Germany.
The Widow And Her Cowboy by Joyce Melbourne
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: American English. Published: July 11, 2015 by Susan Hart. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A woman runs away from her big city life, after stowing away with a man she had just met. He finds her later and they fall in love and are married. Their idyllic life is shattered one day and Rose has no idea what she’ll do to maintain her sanity.
Zorami by Malsawmi Jacob
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,600. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015 by Primalogue Publishing Media Private Limited. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Coming of age
Malsawmi Jacob takes on the most traumatic period in Mizo history, the insurgency years of the nineteen sixties, to tell the story of a young girl, Zorami.
Seventh Dimension - The Castle, A Young Adult Fantasy by Lorilyn Roberts
Series: Seventh Dimension. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,850. Language: American English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense(5.00 from 1 review)
Haunted by a recurring dream of his missing father in a mysterious castle, 17-year-old Daniel discovers a scroll that reveals his future,. but the stakes are raised when he witnesses the trial and crucifixion of Yeshua. The convergence of time with supernatural events creates a suspenseful ending and leads to the fourth book in the Seventh Dimension Series, The City, Book 4, A YA Fantasy.
Young Love in Old Chicago by April Marcom
Price: Free! Words: 99,170. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Historical » USA
The holidays are drawing near in 1932 Chicago. The streets are lined with glittering lights. And Alexandra is falling desperately in love. But the young man who’s captured her heart has a dark secret that threatens to tear them apart. However, with a little help from Alexandra’s mob-obsessed sister, lots of secret letters, and a love deeper than the bottomless oceans, they just might make it.