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Kingfisher Sunday
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 19,080. Language: British English. Published: October 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
It's September 1951 and Thomas and Evie Mitchell are about to become parents for the second time. Evie's joy at the birth of her son is marred by the apparent indifference of her husband. Thomas is still mourning the loss of his beloved daughter Jane and feels he cannot bond with another child. Will he be able to overcome his reserve and give his son a place in his heart?
No Surrender
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,360. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013 by Beating Windward Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
No Surrender by Dale Lucas is a novella inspired by HP Lovecraft’s Cthulhu Mythos. In the wake of the American Civil War, Union Army Lieutenant Kenning leads a small detachment into the swampy countryside to investigate the madman’s reports of disgruntled Confederate soldiers running a brutal campaign of terror and murder…
Days of Songs and Mirrors: A Jacobite in the '45
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,830. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Days of Songs and Mirrors: A Jacobite in the '45 tells the story of a glen where dwelt unrepentant supporters of the Stuart Kings, told through the narrative of Aerlochon, the man who leads them in the last Great Scottish Rebellion. It is a story of loyalty, comradeship and honor without compromise. “They signed the air with their valiant passing.”
King of Swords
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,790. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The tryst between Carmen and Eduardo results in a daughter, Juana, who grows-up to be as unfortunate in love as her parents had been. Her marriage and its crisis force Eduardo to relive a moment in his life that he had spent years attempting to forget.
Pouvez-pas faire la guerre à côté !
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 20. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: French. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Juin 1944. Sans prévenir, la guerre s'abat sur un petit coin de terre normande. Elle va bouleverser des habitudes immémoriales et la vie quotidienne de nombreux paysans. C'est la situation tragi-comique de l'un d'entre eux qui est ici relatée. Les personnes civiles ont été oubliée très longtemps de la mémoire du D-Day et de la bataille de Normandie. Juin 2014 sera l'occasion de leur rendre hommage
Mordred’s Version
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 156,540. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
This is a racy, refreshing and revealing re-interpretation of a great fable. The victorious young Arthur was seduced by his enemy’s wife, not knowing that she was also his sister! Mordred, the son of that incestuous affair, is traditionally regarded as the villain of the piece. ‘Mordred’s Version’ puts the record straight.
Ashram
Series: Hippie Trails. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,110. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
During the hippie years, many daring souls moved to spiritual hermitages called an ashram to live with a guru. Here's the story of one renegade mountain farm where eight residents discover their quest for transcendence and enlightenment has everything to do with baking bread and mixing cement, plus headstands. As for the guru, she's both earthy and demanding. It's Om, Sweet Om, in the end.
Keeper of the Light
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,370. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Cathal Donnelly washes up on the shores of an Atlantic island with no memory of who he is or why he's there. But is his lovely rescuer his salvation…or his doom? Laura Bainbridge spent her entire life on tiny Turtle Island, but she dreams of a Season in London and a presentation to Queen Victoria. Can a handsome Irish stranger with a golden tongue and a disturbing past change her heart?
Escaping the Triad
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,500. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In 1851, gold is discovered in Australia… In China a different scenario is being enacted. A young man and his sister are escaping the Triad, crossing old and decaying roofs, hiding in alleys... but it is not enough. A journey of suffering and prejudice, heartbreak and horror, but their Chinese pride remains unbroken …
Fatal Forgery
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,430. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
It is 1824, and trust in the virtual money of the day – new paper financial instruments – is so fragile that anyone forging them is sent to the scaffold. So why would one of London’s most respected bankers start forging his clients’ signatures? Sent to arrest Henry Fauntleroy, Constable Samuel Plank is determined to find out why the banker has risked his reputation - and his neck.
History's Greatest Clots
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,080. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013 by Lotta Rott. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A veritable Aladdin’s cave of new information that rewrites much of accepted history with far-reaching implications for many of the oldest and most respected cultures. Though ridiculous and far-fetched in the extreme, many of the more idiotic interpretations raise the disturbing possibility of having some basis in fact.
Slashed Star
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,910. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Arizona 1880. It should have been a happy start, a ferocious range war finally settled by a marriage contract. There was certainly some love in the offing but it was only of a forbidden kind. A callous murder and a madman with a machete sets off a chain of bloody death that Pedro Delrey must follow to its deadly end.
The Widowmaker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,090. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Shiloh Trayne is a stone cold killer. Born under a bad sign he proves it with a Zodiac scorpion tattooed on his fist. Quick with a Colt and striking with the same stinging speed, rightly, he is known as – The Widowmaker. They have a sweet deal going, he and his partner, Caleb. A man who saw action in a Civil War battle that cost him half a life. Now he wants back a sight more.
Omaha !
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 19. Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: French. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
2004. Un survivant d'Omaha la sanglante a décidé de revenir sur les lieux. Tout au long de sa vie, le vieil homme a cherché à comprendre pourquoi il était le seul survivant dans la barge qui l'avait amené sur la plage. Pourquoi lui !
Trouble At Timber Trail (A Russell Harmon Western)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » General
Justice is just right when a hero is in sight. When an honest man takes a stand, evil schemes don't go as planned. This is "Trouble At Timber Trail (A Russell Harmon Western)".
Delhi De Kingre
Price: Free! Words: 4,220. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » General
This is a short description of police atrocities on people involved in revolutionary movements in Punjab/India conveyed in the form of punjabi scientific fiction.
Home To Texas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,280. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
Charlie McMurty was only twenty-three years old and already the world was waiting to spread itself out at his feet He brought a herd north, got a great price, bought a beauty of a saddle, and had enough left over once he repaid his neighbors to buy a ranch so he could ask for the hand of his sweetheart. Unfortunately, on the way back to Texas he was robbed and left for dead.
Kent Ashton's Backstory (Prequel to Catching Kent)
Price: Free! Words: 32,030. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
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In Falling In Love With Her Husband, Kent Ashton was the villain… Or was he? Everyone has their story, and this is Kent's version of events. See what really happened behind the scandal with Rebecca and why he went to find Ann Statesman in North Dakota. This is a novella. It is not a romance. It is the prequel to Catching Kent. Catching Kent is Kent Ashton's romance.
Web Junction an allegory
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,790. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Online marketing can be a maze to travel through and typical books on the subject are boring at best. Enter Web Junction! A Western allegory that covers the various struggles that online marketers go through. However, it is veiled in the story of the West.
Mose Goes West
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,230. Language: American English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
TEXAS 1840 Mose O’Shay is a terrible man indeed, born into that cesspit of iniquity named the Five Points in New York City, he is a giant of a man prone to bloody acts of violence that even exceed the hard times of the day, for he is mighty indeed in body and spirit. On the run and with an unexpected windfall Mose is called away to the new Republic of Texas.