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A Soldier’s Story-Family, Love & War by Emma Gee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,620. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A family separates when The Great War begins in 1914. Robert Gee finds himself trapped in Canada while his wife Alice and seven children remain stranded in England. It is far too dangerous for his family to cross the Atlantic to join him in Canada where he is beginning to establish a better life for them. Robert Gee (Bob) must find another way to re-unite with his family.
The Sacred and the Profane by Dodo Publishing
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 159,860. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » General
The Sacred and The Profane is a historical novel based in 18th century Florence. Against the backdrop of the Roman Catholic Church and the feared Inquisition,this is a dark, passionate tale which contains a whole wealth of ingredients: scandal; romance; injustice; cruelty; torture; murder; fear; passion...but over-riding it all is the infallible ability of the human spirit to overcome adversity.
Sinagiri by Mike Lord
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 57,590. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Historical
SINAGIRI the castle built on the top of a rock probably in the 6th century – the origin of the ladies and the Frescoes painted on the rock face of the Hall of Mirrors at Singiriya in Sri Lanka. A history story with an exciting addition – the 4th wife of the Rajah!
The Rock and The Buddha by Philip Gould
Price: Free! Words: 27,410. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Fiction » Historical » General
This book is a semi fictional approach to Buddhism. It tells the story of man from Moses to Buddha and Jesus leading to the life philosophy of enlightenment. The book shows how Judaism and Christianity are woven together in the Nichiren Buddhist life philosophy of empowerment and absolute happiness necessary to accomplish World Peace. It is an easy to follow approach to Buddhism.
Clickety Clack, Clickety Clack: Abe Lincoln’s Train Done Jumped the Track by Lee Williams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,460. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Plays » American / African American
Clickety Clack, Clickety Clack: Abe Lincoln’s Train Done Jumped the Track posits the Lincoln assassination and American Civil War as counter history. The novel’s troupe of modern-day actors visits Surratt Boardinghouse, Appomattox, the Garrett Farm (where assassin Booth were killed), and Ford’s Theatre. They reenact iconic scenes, hyping the theatrical aspects of each. situations.
Жизнь и байки старого ядерщика by Алексей Чурбанов
Series: Русские исповеди. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: Russian. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Russian, Fiction » Historical » General
Рассказ не о том, как ковался советский ядерный щит, а о людях, которые жили, любили, «пахали», выпивали, умирали. Писал с интересом, уважением и любовью.
Мне страшно by Алексей Чурбанов
Series: Русские исповеди. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,240. Language: Russian. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Russian, Fiction » Historical » General
Героиня - дочь летчика-испытателя - проживает полную драматичных событий жизнь в советской и постсоветской Москве. Интеллигентность и сила духа героев позволяет им пересилить страх и встать наперекор государственной системе
Smart Maratha God by Sunil
Series: Dev Marathi shabd kosh, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 28,890. Language: Marathi. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
God=God(god=Godhगूढ़ं+ od=cod=khud ख़ूद + d=deo देव = +d(d=allah आला हं=ए!पहा! फलाह फलाह देव आला हं!))The miraculous Maratha God(In human form for God does have different names but he does not like to mention his name like ordinary man,
Het meisje van het Grote Hert by Jan J.B. Kuipers
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: Dutch. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
"Nauwelijks enkele passen voor me verschijnt iemand. Opnieuw een angstaanjagende jonge krijger, met een strakgespannen boog deze keer. Ach, het is mijn broer Reigeroog! Hij kijkt me koud aan, zijn dodelijke pijl is op mijn hart gericht." - Een spannend avontuur voor lezers vanaf ongeveer tien jaar. Ga mee naar het kustgebied van de Nederlanden in de Bronstijd, meer dan drieduizend jaar geleden.
Buried Appearances by D.E. Haggerty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,420. Language: American English. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
*Newly revised and edited 26 November 2014* Skylar Dewitt has been ostracized her entire life due to her grandfather’s well-known sympathies with the Nazis. But now her grandfather’s body has been recovered in the Netherlands in an area famous for being a Nazi killing ground. Skylar jets off to Holland in search of answers.
Swoon by Dawn D. Jones
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 880. Language: British English. Published: November 23, 2013 by Rosy Garland Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Writing in the mood of the Victorian romance author. A soiree on how to take up your pen in the private world of Red Velvet Literature for the pleasurable reading of ladies of all classes.
The Merchant of Venice: The Novel (Shakespeare’s Classic Play Retold As a Novel) by William Shakespeare
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,260. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013 by BookCaps. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Have you ever thought of Shakespeare as a fast-paced, comedy-filled, page-turning…novel?! Shakespeare plays on stage make for fantastic theatrics! But when you read it as a book…some of it’s glory can be lost. This novelization of The Merchant of Venice uses a more modern language and narration to capture the story as a novel. The story follows Bassanio, a young Venetian of noble rank, who wish
Yesteryear by CJ Puccia
Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » USA(3.50 from 2 reviews)
A young woman wonders if it is only a dream when she suddenly finds herself in 1942, and literally walks in her Great Grandmother's shoes.
Northern Nights by Theresa Scott
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,270. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Miss Elizabeth Powell, a recent graduate of Miss Cowperth's School for Young Ladies in San Francisco, arrives in the wilds of Washington Territory determined to find her missing father. But when handsome Isaac Thompson throws her over his broad shoulder and carries her off, all her plans dribble away in the wake left behind Isaac's black canoe.
Final Exit by Arline Chase
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Psychic Jillian Abercrombie and her brother, Jonathan, attend a benefit performance at the theater with their parents. There one of the actors makes a final exit, and Jon becomes smitten by an actress popularly known as "The Jerusalem Rose," while he pursues the mystery.
Lena's Bequest by Paul Ross
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,850. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013 and represented by Jonah Magar. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » USA(4.00 from 1 review)
Bequeathed a hidden fortune by the father she never knew, Lena’s search becomes complicated by inner turmoil over the man who abandoned her and his ruthless enemies, also searching for the Czar’s treasure. Months away from starting law school, when a stranger enters her life, Lena accepts the challenge and discovers her parents’ hidden past and dark history.
Dead Eye Will by R Frederick Riddle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,710. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Christian » Historical
William Riddle quickly earned the moniker of 'Dead Eye' in the War of !812. Whether serving in the army or after the war as a special agent, he proved himself to be a hero. But it wasn't until he trusted Christ that he became an American hero.
Fortune Out West: The Series by K.L. Hemley
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 96,640. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Ever since James W Marshall discovered gold at Sutter’s Mill, California, it was only a matter of time before thousands flocked to the area to seek their fortune. Lydia Collins is a young woman running a boarding-house with her Aunt May in New York City and when she hears of the discovery, nothing seems more ridiculous to her than the idea of leaving everything behind to chase a dream.
The Legend of Crazy Woman by Eva Kelly Hutchison
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » General
This short story is my own spin on a legend about a woman who had probably witnessed a loved one being tortured or killed, and as a result lost her mind. She became known thereafter as that crazy woman.