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The Legend Of Goddess Vardayini by Chris Hudda
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: August 21, 2014 by Nona Gota Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
The unique thing about this festival is that this ghee, accumulated from millions of devotees, is collected into large drums, before being poured on the chariot as soon as it passes by. You can see that a small lake of ghee is formed right as the chariot leaves the spot. Have you ever wondered about the secret behind this odd festival? Well the story goes like this -
Shadows Wake by Robyn LaRue
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Gold Hill is a peaceful place with a dark secret and forgotten calling. In ancient times, a native tribe trapped evil inside the mountain. That prison is now weakened, and the tribal blood line responsible for its maintenance is dangerously diluted. Lillian, a social outcast with secrets of her own, learns about love, friendship, and loyalty, but can she save Gold Hill and all she holds dear?
Gone for a Soldier by Marsha Ward
Series: The Owen Family Saga. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,920. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
When Virginia secedes from the Union, Rulon Owen enlists and goes to war. It will take vigilance and luck to survive and make it home to his wife, Mary, and the son he's never seen. At home, Mary faces her own soul-draining battles. Separated by war and circumstance, Rulon and Mary discover that not all enemies wear the Union blue. 2014 Whitney Award Finalist-Historical Fiction
A Glitch in Time by Peter Durney
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,590. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
When a wealthy recluse invites some friends to visit, he sends his helicopter to transport them to his home. But his visitors are puzzled by the strange behaviour of the helicopter pilot. The man claims to have been one of a group of people who underwent a time travel experience. The time traveller, it seems, is the subject of Biblical prophet Ezekiel’s famous vision of ‘wheels within wheels’.
Capable of Honor by Allen Drury
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 225,990. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » USA
Capable of Honor, the third novel in the grand, bestselling Advise and Consent saga, is a compelling blockbuster that shines a harsh and revealing spotlight on how the media shapes the news, guides public opinion, creates policy—and tries to shape history itself.
Tombstone Conspiracy by Tim Champlin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,310. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
When Confederate officer Brady Brandau returns home at the end of the war, he finds his family estate devastated and his relatives dead or missing. Deciding to continue the war in his own way he heads west, accompanied by a beautiful Confederate spy. The phantom legion that they gather in Arizona Territory cannot even be proven to exist.
Twist of Time by Karen Michelle Nutt
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 92,280. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Time = the fourth dimension and a measure in which events can be ordered from the past through the present into the future But what happens when two of those dimensions collide? From breathtaking fjords and conquering Vikings of Norway to the lush green isles of Ireland and its ever-battling lairds; from the white sand dunes of Egypt to a simpler life in the USA, including the iconic Route 66.
A Very Irish Curse by A. D. Graham
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 84,520. Language: British English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Could the events of more than four hundred years ago really have some bearing on the murder of a brilliant history student? Was it right for two professors to go to investigate, finding themselves drawn deeper and deeper into a world of witches and the occult, centring on a tiny Irish town where the unnatural happenings of 1689 have never been fully resolved…
My Lady Ellen by Brenda Slavoff
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 211,470. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Ellen Sinclair is the daughter of a Bristol merchant, a member of a family ambitious to succeed. Brought into fashionable society at the age of fifteen, she struggles against her fate for the man she loves, but is caught between two loyalties...
Murder Gentilissimi (Murder Most Kind) by Tom Rynard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 169,390. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
In this work of historical fiction true to the Venice of the sixteenth century, Reginaldo Morosini, full-time schoolmaster and part-time special consulting investigator for Venice's Council of Ten, investigates the murder of a young member of Venice's patrician society. In the course of that investigation, he unravels a political conspiracy that involves the death of five others.
Sky Lark by Joseph F Ledwidge
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 127,270. Language: British English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
Summer 1914 Irish Nurse Emily Halpin marries Charles Eyre. He enlists with Emily’s brother Tom and friend William bound for France. Soon Tom is killed, followed by the disappearance of Charles. Frantic with worry and determined to find Charles, Emily and best friend Jane join the Nursing Corps. Her efforts to protect the men in her care irrespective of their nationality almost led to disaster...
The Blackguards by Richard Murphy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,300. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
"The Blackguards” is a story of politics and big business as Nick races to uncover the truth before he gets killed. Targeted for the general reader, it will also appeal to those interested in conspiracies, mysteries, and suspense. The characters are tough Americans up against near-impossible odds, making “The Blackguards” a relevant, good-versus-evil thriller with just enough facts & reality.
The Town That Disappeared by Sandy Carlson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,500. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
Driven from his neighborhood during the Chicago fire of 1871, Adrian moves to the Michigan wilderness. The town is called Singapore – as if a name could make a tiny spit of a town into a great seaport. Just as Adrian starts to feel that Singapore is his home, he discovers the moving sand dunes along the Lake Michigan shore are slowly burying his town. How can he fight both man and nature?
“The Marrow of Tradition” Made Easy by Students' Academy
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 91 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 274. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,680. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The novel is fundamentally based on the concept of white supremacy, but the realistic account presented by the author reveals that behind the concept of white supremacy there were oppression of the mixed races, threats, rioting, killings, arson, and lynching.
Wagon Master by Rex Sumner
Series: Tales from Harrhein, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014 by MyVoice Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Chad is a wagon master and he thinks he is a coward. He still manages to deliver supplies to the frontline, rescue wounded, befriend the young Princess Asmara and inspire respect in his enemies. A story from Harrhein, set five hundred years ago in a fictional world, of a different sort of soldier.
Territorial Rough Rider by Tim Champlin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,030. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The three men find themselves on a military train and end up enlisting in the Rough Rider unit being formed by Teddy Roosevelt. In trying to save their skins, all three find themselves in the expeditionary force invading Cuba to defeat the Spaniards who are at war with the United States. The accuracy with which the battles are recounted is chillingly dramatic and unforgettable.
West of Washoe by Tim Champlin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,850. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
This was not the first time Gil Ross had been to Virginia City in Nevada Territory. In the spring of 1860 he had gone there as a reporter to write about the new silver strikes. Four years later, he's there as mining engineer to prepare an official report on the potential wealth of the region for the Lincoln Administration. Much had improved, but there were new problems.
The Postmaster and the Spider by John Draper
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,150. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » USA
Spring 1865--Thinking his war is over, Sevier Russell returns to his home in East Tennessee to find Hawkins County in shambles. A guerrilla leader runs the town, night riders threaten his family, and a string of brutal murders points to someone who is using the chaos for their own ends. It seems that when the armies stopped marching, the killing got personal.
A Trail to Wounded Knee by Tim Champlin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,110. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In 1876 tensions run high on the prairie, where settlers push ever westward into Indian territories. Lt. Thaddeus Coyle was supposed to help keep the peace. Little did he know the greatest threat would be from his commanding officer. Driven to disobey a direct order, Coyle winds up court-martialed and abandoned by his family. A ruined man, he finds his only friend is Tom Merritt—Swift Hawk.
Vienna's Last Jihad by C. Wayne Dawson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,190. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Brash and brilliant, twenty year old Mathis Zieglar, Professor of Languages, faces an agonizing choice: should he fight the Turks who take his family hostage and move to destroy Vienna? Or should he betray his army to save his kin? Vienna’s Last Jihad is an historical novel set against the 1683 siege of Vienna.