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Stilts
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,720. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
No way in hell can a boy survive with his legs shot out from under him. Harsh realities dictate that the weak perish while the strong survive, and there’s no compassion for those who cannot fend for themselves. But a determined young man does survive, and his wooden legs become weapons no outlaw can outshoot.
Knossos
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 275,090. Language: American English. Published: August 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Knossos. The legendary Labyrinth. Enter a world of priests and priestesses, bull dancers, scribes, architects, conquerors, schemers, and madmen who inspired the legends of the Labyrinth in these enthralling tales set in ancient Crete.
L’onorata vendetta
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,980. Language: Italian. Published: August 11, 2014 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Stefano è un giovane architetto che, dopo cinque anni, ritorna a Tropea, paese d’origine di suo padre. Qui viene accolto dalla vecchia zia, donna Letizia, austera e combattiva, sorella del compianto Giorgio D’Amico, Pubblico Ministero a Palermo nella metà dello scorso secolo...
Wall, Stone, Craft (short novel)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,790. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Regency
An alternative-history classic nominated for the Hugo, Nebula, and World Fantasy Awards! Young Mary Godwin has run away with the married poet Percy Bysshe Shelley, but a chance encounter places them in the path of Lord Byron, the Hero of Waterloo.
Belle City
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 185,830. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014 by Whitepoint Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
This saga of love, land and loss is told from the disparate perspectives of Ruth Thatcher, who is Black, and Jonas Thatcher, who is White, and spans nearly a century. During the course of their lifetimes, Ruth and Jonas-- and their respective families have prospered-- but it is left for their descendants to come to grips with the long-unacknowledged truth that the two families are actually one.
Allegra's Mail Order Husband (Texas Brides Book 3)
Series: Texas Brides, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,320. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014 by Gold Crown. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Western
A historical western cowboy romance story about a mail order husband. ** A clean historical novella ** Allegra runs off and meets her groom alone, and gets married on her own terms before bringing him home. But she still harbors the secret that kept her alone for so long. What will her husband do when he finds out the truth about her? And no one realizes that he, too, hides an explosive secret!
Mail Order Bride: Westward Destiny (Montana Mail Order Brides: Book 4)
Series: Montana Mail Order Brides, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,720. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014 by Gold Crown. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A historical western cowboy romance novel about a mail order bride. ** A clean romance novel ** When Jamie meets Luke, Luke is bowled over by the beauty with the emerald green eyes and auburn hair, but is instantly tongue-tied. Jamie is not sure how they’re going to develop a relationship when he can barely talk to her, but she sets out to seduce the handsome man with the soulful brown eyes.
Confessions of Time Spent with Humans
Price: Free! Words: 11,940. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
An account of a family torn apart by a secret as told by a chair, so sit and listen.
Seventy Years Accomplished: Second Edition
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 169,850. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history, Fiction » Historical » General
Haile Selassie I is the King of Kings and Lord of Lords. Seventy Years after his Coronation on November 2, 1930, God sent forth his Son, in the year 2000, to preach an indisputable gospel which is the righteous call to bring the nations into remembrance of the LORD.
The Conscript
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,220. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Allan Campbell was a moderately successful Sydney architect. Outwardly, an average professional man of fifty nine. He had overcome his disability of a lost right leg. But his colleagues and friends didn’t see him try to sleep. Every week since May 1971 he dreamt of how he lost his leg. Every week. He dreamt of the terrible detail, and the acts which lead to the final event.
Amelia's Mail Order Husband (Texas Brides Book 2)
Series: Texas Brides, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,310. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014 by Gold Crown. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A Clean Historical Mail Order Bride Story. Amelia Goodkind marries Bruce Manfield from El Paso, Texas. When Amelia first brings Bruce home, Jude and Alma and Allegra laugh at him.Competing loyalties and affections breed conflicts and misunderstandings, until everyone stands against everyone else. Only Amelia’s unwavering faith in her new husband carries them through to the ultimate climax.
Mail Order Bride: Searching For Love (Brides Of The West Book 3)
Series: Brides Of The West, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,250. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014 by Gold Crown. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A historical western cowboy romance story about a mail order bride. While Hazel and Heath plan for the birth of their first child, and John and Becky get married and prepare for their lives together, another bride is making her way to Texas. Louise is from Massachusetts. She’s a well-educated, well-bred young lady whose father chose to send her to Texas to marry a pastor in a church in the town.
Mail Order Bride: Westward Dance (Montana Mail Order Brides: Book 2)
Series: Montana Mail Order Brides, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,650. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014 by Gold Crown. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
After Maddie O’Connor was brutally attacked, she sinks into a deep depression. Her older sister, Tessa, enlists the help of her brother-in-law, Seth Samuels, to coax Maddie into coming to Dawson to heal. An accident leaves Seth severely injured. Maddie is intrigued by his enticing letters, and agrees to come west. They fall in love, but will their romance survive their different lifestyles?
BIG WAR, Little Wars
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,730. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
While World War II--the Big War--rages overseas, Thirteen-year-old Milla and war-weary civilians on the home front endure sacrifices as they experience their own conflicts, the Little Wars. As Milla enters high school, she clings to hope for her loved ones serving their country, especially her favorite cousin, Raymie.
Atrévete a Amarme
Series: Duvergier, Book 2. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 98,430. Language: Spanish. Published: August 7, 2014 by Mary Heathcliff. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
¡Ha seducido a Michael, el hombre al que no se atreve a amar!
I am just Jes — One Man’s Journey from Slave to Freedman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,660. Language: American English. Published: August 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Slavers took him from his African home when he was just four years old. He and a group of adults were loaded onto a ship and herded into the hold. They would be sold as slaves once they reached their destination. Now, 14 years later, he is just Jes.
The Duke's Shadow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,040. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
ONE MAN, William Kenilworth, a young Victorian aristocrat, was never born to be the Duke of Romsey. TWO LIVES Bullied by his domineering mother and rejected by love, William creates a second identity as Reuben Chambers. SHADOWS FROM THE PAST. Asecret from the past threatens his family and the delicate balance he has created for his double identity. Can he continue to keep his two lives separate?
Huckleberry Finn
Series: Easy English Books. Price: Free! Words: 110,640. Language: American English. Published: August 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 14 reviews)
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn was first printed in 1884, eight years after Mark Twain wrote The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. It starts up where the other story finished, and the two books together are believed to be the best that Mark Twain ever wrote. Huck travels down the Mississippi on a raft, facing many dangers on the way, and learning about life and what it means to be a friend.
Lovernios: 'The Lindow Man'
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,820. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Using fact, studied over a period of a year, carefully interwoven with fiction, the fascinating and often tragic life of Lovernios moves from his most auspicious birth and childhood, to his life as a Druid, the lives of various Caesars and their attempted Roman invasions, culminating in the untimely ‘triple’ death of Lovernios as a Supreme Sacrifice.
Mowbray Brothers
Price: Free! Words: 3,460. Language: Australian English. Published: August 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Saturday night, summer of 1920. Mowbray Park is where the local lads go for a laugh, a beer, and a smoke. Eight-year-old Lucky sneaks out of bed to discover his brother and hero has taken a dare that could cost much more than his one shilling bet.