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The Witch Hunter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,810. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The story takes place in Lindheim, a small town and castle in the district of today's Hesse, during the mid of the 17th century. As a result of the appointment of a new bailiff by the governing nobles of the castle, a witch hunt is starting, which in its size is nearly unique. The plan of the bailiff involves his enrichment with the belongings of the victims.
The New Adventures of Jim Anthony, Super-Detective
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,380. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 1 review)
A smothering fog of doom heralds a terror that leaves a pile of bloody corpses in a busy subway station! The Death's Head Cloud strikes swiftly, snaring innocents in its foul grip, leaving madness and death in its wake! Will im Anthony be able to solve this mystery or will he also succumb to this terrible menace?
The Guise of a Gentleman
Series: Rogue Hearts, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,760. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A stranger's roguish charm awakens Elise's yearning for adventure but his irrepressible grin hides a secret. A gentleman by day, a pirate by night, Jared must complete one last assignment before he'll be free. Pirates, murder, and lies bar their way to freedom and love. Elise may not survive the revelation of Jared's past...or still love him when the truth is revealed.
The Daring Debutantes Series, Boxed Set (Three Regency Romance Novellas)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 121,540. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Regency
Get all 3 of the Daring Debutantes Novellas in one collection! The Robber Bride The Gypsy Bride The Stage Bride "An enjoyable afternoon's divertissement..that I couldn't put down." -June J. McInerney, Reviewer "A wonderful writer who definitely puts a twist on things. Keeps you wondering the outcome then when you think you know how it will end!" -Dee Davis, Amazon Reviewer
The Battlefield: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The Battlefield is a record of an event that took place, in a small coal mining village, towards the end of the Second World War. The place was New Silksworth, located in the Rural District of Sunderland, County Durham, England. At that time there were perhaps hundreds of these villages in the northern region of the United Kingdom and particularly in the county of Durham.
Buzzard Bait
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,810. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young prospector, Zeke McBride is dying of thirst and starvation in the South Texas desert. He reverses his luck with the twist of a knife and then finds himself on an adventure that leads to a lovely soul mate and a pile of gold. Together, along with a host of great friends they meet along the way; they show the Wild East how good fortune and a few miracles can occur in the Wild West.
Strike the Red Hammer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 221,020. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Are our destinies set? Or is there room to negotiate? That's the question Rufus, born a serf into poverty and a life of drudgery, tries to find an answer to. With everything against him, he works with grim determination to better himself, but can he find happiness if he gets there? His story is a look at the medieval Norman world in 12th century England; the risks and rewards of a closed society
The Two Medicine River
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,660. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Two young people, each part Blackfoot, part European. They fall for each other, even as their world falls apart, and Blackfeet and United States armies clash in the 1870s. And in the end, they find themselves on opposite sides, but their love never wavers.
The Girl Who Saved England
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,820. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » Action
This is the story of a spy in Elizabethan England. Marianne becomes the mistress of the King of France in a world torn apart by religious conflict between Catholic and Protestant. She survives assassination attempts, battles enemies in the French court and foils plots to overthrow the King of France. When the King of France is assassinated she returns to England as a very wealthy duchess.
The Exodus Scrolls
Series: The Jeanne Marie DeNord Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 84,230. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Jeanne went to Egypt to translate hieroglyphs in the tomb of Seti I. Instead she finds herself in the middle of a disaster, re-enacting the Exodus plagues. Last time the 10th plague took the firstborn child. Now it threatens to become a world wide pandemic. Salvation may lie in the scrolls of a new tomb, but Jeanne's in a race to find the answer before the plague kills her, and half the world.
Midway Between Heaven and Hell
Price: Free! Words: 6,140. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Suspense. Love. Murder. Revenge. Backstabbing business partners, disloyal lovers, and a madman seeking revenge. The madman’s plan: send the to hell with all the pomp and circumstance an event like this deserves! Will Bobbie Flanagan, a nervous young man with nothing to lose, be able to stop? Read this “twisted tale of revenge” (Lia Burres, Goodreads) to find out.
The Last Hero
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 123,350. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Set in Greece around 1200 b.c this book tells the story of Alkmaion, heir to the throne of Pylos. The Mycenean Empire is under threat from barbarian attackers but Alkmaion's elders are too complacent to believe it. The resulting attack sends him on a desperate quest to find allies who will help him to regain his kingdom.
Kingfish Ascendant Book One: The Rise of Huey Long
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,130. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
Before his inauguration, Franklin Delano Roosevelt is assassinated in Miami. On a train to Washington D.C., Sen. Huey Long devises a plan to take FDR’s place. Turmoil erupts when he claims to be the true heir to FDR, challenging the political establishment. The army is called out as violence spreads. Will the nation survive the chaos, or turn to the fiery populist from Louisiana as a savior?
When Such Friends Were Met
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,400. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
When Dianne Lessard secures a job as a French teacher for a private school, her life begins again. However, when her teaching methods go awry can Dianne rise above her failures and conquer the headmistress's disappointment? A dashing Naval Captain also poses an interesting dilemma -- and Dianne is caught between her independence and marriage and family.
Usurpers, A Novel of the Late Roman Empire
Series: The Embers of Empire, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,500. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013 by Eyes and Ears. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Intelligence agent Marcus must escape the court of Emperor Constans after he uncovers the humiliating secret of the young ruler's vice-ridden entourage. But his flight lands him in greater danger—a delicate assignment to investigate a military conspiracy to usurp Constans’ throne. Worse, this mission means spying on the very man whose trust Marcus craves more than anything.
Midnight Riders
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,430. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Your history textbook never told you this version of the American Revolution! Werewolves, vampires, zombies, witches - and those oh so pesky British!
Angels in the Darkness: A Family's Triumph over Hitler and World War II Berlin, 1935-1949
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 254,720. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
It is 1936 and Jesse Owens is poised for victory. Berlin is on full display. Hitler is firmly in control. Six-year-old Jutta Bolle relishes Owens's victory and the excitement of the Olympics. But the darkness is already engulfing Jutta's world as her family confronts the evil of Hitler. Each year brings more unimagined hardships and heartbreaks.
The Executioner's Heir: A Novel of Eighteenth-Century France
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,720. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013 by Spyderwort Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Charles Sanson, like all executioners in 1760s France, is a pariah; the hangman’s son must become one himself, for society’s doors are closed to him. Charles tries to live like an ordinary man and forget the horrors he witnesses, but at last he cannot reconcile the law’s brutal demands with his conscience, in this true story of a pair of tragic, converging lives just before the French Revolution.
Lesson Plan - Letters of a Convict Girl - Grades 4-6
Price: Free! Words: 2,810. Language: Australian English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
(4.00 from 1 review)
A Week-long Lesson Plan in Story & Language Assessment using the text 'Letters of a Convict Girl - Age 11' by Kate Walker. ~ Questions on content, language use and text interpretation. ~ Letter Writing Model and Task. ~ Suitable for classroom and home schooling.
Peacemaker Tales
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,840. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013 by Cane Hollow Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This volume includes works by everyone who has been nominated for the Best Short Story Peacemaker in the first three years of its existence, including the winners. You will be hard-pressed to find such a collection of new classics in one book. These stories represent the finest in Old West fiction being written today.