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The Country Pirate
By P E Alty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,610. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
1716 is going to be a year that Sam will not forget. After a chance find of a coin and a jewel, there begins the start of several dramatic life changing events. Pairing up with Old Tom, Sam becomes a thief and steals from the pirate guests. But when Tom proves to be dishonest, Sam goes on the run with a mysterious pirate captain who holds several dark secrets.
War Memorial: A Short Story
By Elisabeth Grace Foley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A short story of the Civil War, approximately 6,500 words long—the story of a young girl’s experiences in the days surrounding the fateful battle of Gettysburg, which force her to examine her own heart and show her the face of war in a way she could not have understood before.
John Crabbe
By David Pilling
Series: The John Swale Chronicles, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The notorious Flemish pirate, John Crabbe, has achieved fame and fortune preying on English merchant shipping on behalf of the beleaguered Scots. Now settled as a respectable burgess in the border town of Berwick-upon-Tweed, he is approached by a young Scottish knight with a fierce hatred for 'the southron'...
Exit Unicorns
By Cindy Brandner
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 219,860. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
It is the spring of 1968 in Belfast, Northern Ireland and James Kirkpatrick has just lost his father under suspicious circumstances, Casey Riordan is released from prison after five years and Pamela O’Flaherty has crossed an ocean and a lifetime of memories to find the man she fell in love with as a little girl. All three lives are on a collision course with each other.
The Rancher
By Lily Graison
Series: Willow Creek, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,600. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
Holden Avery was love-struck the moment he saw Laurel Montgomery and cursed himself for a fool every waking minute since letting her walk out of his life. When she turns up in Willow Creek he's handed the second chance he didn't think he'd ever get but thoughts of pursuing Laurel are cut short when a stranger shows up in town. A man who claims to be Laurel's husband.
Emma's Day (A Novella)
By Jill Metcalf
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,140. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A grandmother protects her young grandson from a stranger. But can Emma Parker protect her heart from this man who would come to have a huge impact on, not only Emma, but her entire family?
Aphrodite's Curse: A Short Story
By Luciana Cavallaro
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,190. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
Aphrodite’s Curse is about a dynasty’s fall from grace, unrequited love and retribution.
The Nodaway Trail
By David R Lewis
Series: The Trail Westerns, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,150. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
The vicious murder of one woman and the dreadful mutilation of another pits Ruben Beeler against a crime dynasty of hired killers and a bitter father bent on revenge in action that is fast, furious, and ofter fatal. With the help of an unlikely ally, once again it is time to kill or be killed when Rube and Marion Daniels saddle up to ride the NODAWAY TRAIL.
To Save a Life
By Hazel B. West
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,860. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Viggo Aulus Callias is a young man with an insatiable love of justice and when he sees a slave boy being treated cruelly for no reason, he cannot stand aside and watch it happen without doing anything. Soon though, he finds that he has made dangerous enemies who are far out of his league, but even that will not stop him in his mission to save the boy Hector before it is too late.
Leathern Men
By R. J. Creaney
Series: Kozef and Ceinan, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 15,710. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Itinerant mercenaries Kozef and Ceinan – in a bid to earn food, drink and lodgings for the evening – inadvertently draw the ire of the Tanner’s Guild, the violent criminal syndicate that dominates the city of Thieudan.
The Lirey Shroud Mystery
By Trevor Whitton
Series: Jean Bellimont, Book 4. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,090. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The wife of the Bailli of Troyes is discovered stabbing a man who had attacked her several weeks earlier. Her husband and his deputy (Jean Bellimont) are left to unravel the web of intrigue leading up to this event, which appears to be centred around a mysterious artefact commissioned by one of the local nobles and the Bishop (the Lirey Shroud). This is the fourth of the Jean Bellimont novels.
The Pirates of Buccaneer Bay
By Jenny Osko
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,580. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
While vacationing on the island of Key West, Brad learns about pirates, shipwrecks and the fascinating work in sunken treasure recovery. In alternating chapters, Abigale and her adventures among the pirates, tell of perilous shipwrecks, buried treasures and Caribbean life. In the end, the two stories connect as the past meets the present and both lifetimes blend.
The Days of an Empire
By Norbert Mercado
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,040. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
An amazon is the key to the success of a daring mission. The target is the man she deeply loves! A novel for peace, stressing the sacredness of life, faith, and liberty in the lives of men and in the destiny of a nation.
Lady of the Moon
By Mary Gillgannon
Price: Free! Words: 53,590. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
As the Romans threaten Britain, Sirona, a young Drui in training, seeks to use her visions to change the course of history. Aiding her are her fellow students, Bryn, who loves Sirona and wants to be a warrior rather than a Drui, and Cruthin, who is obsessed with seeking out the mysteries of the Otherworld.
Bushranger
By Raymond Boyd Dunn
Series: Outlaws of Australia, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,020. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Bushranger...the outlaws of the Australian bush. The young men sometimes cast into that role by an unfortunate twist of fate - sometimes because of their thirst for adventure on a fast horse. Seldom did they realise the danger they were exposing themselves to until it was too late - an ignominious death from a policeman's bullet, or the final drop through the trapdoor of the gallows.
The history of Judaism. Book One: A living God
By Charles Andrew
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,930. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A Living God is the alternative and arguably most historically accurate account of Exodus to date. Drawing on four years of research, the author leads you through the political upheaval of ancient Egypt and explains how the ancestors of modern Judaism were expelled in an attempt to restore balance to a land which was almost destroyed by the greed of the Hyksos.
Treasure in the Flame
By Brenda Corey Dunne
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,590. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Aminda's father will not wake up. The blacksmith's lecherous son will not leave her alone. The sawmill workers will not accept her in her father's place and the villagers are poised for a witch-hunt. To save her father's mill, and his life, Aminda must trust in a stranger, an outcast and a treasure map, navigating dangers, magic and affairs of the heart to find the Treasure in the Flame.
CHILDREN OF DOLHINOV: A SMALL TOWN IN THE MIDST AND MIST OF HISTORY
By Barry Rubin
Price: Free! Words: 145,130. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
(3.00 from 1 review)
The story is told that long after he left Dolhinov and became a distinguished rabbi in America, Yakov Kaminetsky was one day sitting in a doctor’s waiting room when he spotted a Jewish boy who was obviously not religious. He grabbed a ball and began to play with the young boy. His assistant was amazed and later asked the rabbi why he had done that.
How To Build The Perfect Rake
By Kate Harper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,970. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
0.5 star(2.50 from 2 reviews)
Lucien St James has a problem... he is far too nice a man to attract the attentions of the girl that he loves, the Season's Beauty Carisse. So when his best friend Olympia suggests he transforms himself into some thing a little more interesting, he decides to follow her advice. Suddenly, he's the most popular man in London, a devilish rake setting the girl's pulses racing, Olympia's included...
Deborah Sampson: The Girl Who Went to War
By Marilyn Komechak
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,480. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » War
Deborah Sampson, a true hero of the American Revolutionary War, is the only woman in early American history thought to serve as a soldier without being discovered.