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Stone Guardian by Iris Versluis
Price: Free! Words: 7,310. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal(5.00 from 1 review)
During the yearly ritual for the Cireara, protectors of the standing stones, Sila’s big sister will make an extraordinary sacrifice. When during the ritual the yellow haired men attack, the future of Sila’s people and of the standing stones is seriously jeopardized. The story is inspired by the Avebury stone circle and the West Kennet Long Barrow burial mound.
Steenbeschermster by Iris Versluis
Price: Free! Words: 7,200. Language: Dutch. Published: February 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal(5.00 from 1 review)
Tijdens het jaarlijkse ritueel voor de Cireara, beschermsters van de staande stenen, zal de grote zus van Sila een buitengewoon offer brengen. Als tijdens het ritueel een aanval van de geelharen plaatsvindt, komt de toekomst van Sila’s mensen en de staande stenen in groot gevaar.
Sherwood Forest: The Absent King by Laura McVey
Series: Sherwood Forest. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 20,420. Language: British English. Published: February 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
News of King Richard arrives from overseas, causing everyone in Nottingham to re-evaluate their priorities.
Sherwood Forest: Allies by Laura McVey
Series: Sherwood Forest. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 16,870. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
As the Sheriff closes in, Robin and his outlaws band together with Thomas and the rebellion. However, dissent within the ranks threatens the lives of everyone involved.
The Laramie Lawmen by Burr Cook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,130. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In the continuing Laramie saga Buck and Bart form a posse to track down a wild gang that killed most of the Riley family. The youngest posse man, James Riley, at age 16 shoots one of the gang members in Denver. The outlaw gang is then tracked to Salt Lake where they met their end.
Adrienne: The Chaos of Desire by G. B. Couper
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,590. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Adrienne: The Chaos of Desire: is a historical novel of the era from 1934 to 1999. In Book I: A Basque, a Maquis, and the journalist Marcel, come together during the Asturias miners’ strike of 1934. Book II: Marcel’s daughter, Adrienne, molested by her brother and at war with herself, nearly squanders this heritage through self destructive addictions until Max re-enters her life.
The Hanging of Big Steve Long, a Western by Burr Cook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,340. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier(5.00 from 1 review)
This story is a fast moving western. A New York family named Hansom moves west by wagon train on the Oregon Trail. The wagon master turns out to be a gunfighter who falls in love with Carla Hansom.
Templados por el sol, mecidos por el viento by Marta Currás
Price: $1.12 USD. Words: 73,040. Language: Spanish. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Historical » USA
Clara acepta un trabajo temporal que la llevará desde su Galicia natal hasta los cañones de Arizona junto al enigmático anciano Duncan Sutter. En un viejo cuaderno, Liz describe su periplo al atravesar el Atlántico y los Estados Unidos mientras la guerra asola la vieja Europa. Tribus indias, magia, lingotes de oro, hipnosis y naufragios en una novela de viajes que rinde homenaje a Edward Curtis
Made In Heaven: A Birthrite Series Short by Tiffany Apan
Series: The Birthrite. Price: Free! Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
In this short story/missing scene from Tiffany Apan's Descent, Reginald and Gail returned from that fateful night, a strange set of circumstances, and a world they never thought could exist. On Valentine's Day in 1932, Reginald takes her to The Florentine with plans for a marriage proposal when an encounter with Father Louis of St. Gregory the Great Church leaves a slight chill in the night air...
The Countess' Captive by Andrea Cefalo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,300. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales(5.00 from 6 reviews)
During March of 1248, Adelaide Schumacher—affectionately called Snow White—has lost so much. Adelaide hates abandoning her home city, her family’s legacy, and her first love—Ivo. More than anything, she hates her father growing closer to her mother’s countess cousin—Galadriel. Adelaide plots to end their tryst before her fate is sealed, and she never sets foot in Cologne again.
Oak Island: The Knights of Oak: The Possible Fate of the Knights Templars After 1307 by N. Beetham Stark
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,730. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The Knights of Oak presents a theory concerning the fate of the Knights Templar after their initial arrest by the King of France, Philip IV in 1307. No one knows for certain what happened to the vast treasure that they had accumulated, including the Ark of the Covenant and the Holy Grail. One logical path that these treasures might have taken is to have ended up on Oak Island.
Tawananna Daughter of Zohar by Michael J. Findley
Series: Ephron the Hittite. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,890. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Inspirational
The arranged marriage between Tawananna and Elon seems likely to show strength and unite the clans. It might even tame Shelometh’s rebellious heart and help her brother Ephron find peace. She is a slayer of dragons and the best archer in the village. But her greatest challenge comes when she has to sit and do nothing while her people face the army of Sargon.
Badlands Bart, a Western by Burr Cook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,130. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In this story Charlie Burton, a New York neighbor of the Hansoms, travels first to The Dakota Territory where he gets into trouble as “Badlands Bart” then moves on to join the Hansom family at Laramie, Wyoming Territory. He becomes a master of the quick draw after considerable practice.
Cattle Call Songs, a Western by Burr Cook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,790. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This story is the forth in The continuing Laramie Saga wherein James Riley is sought by a bounty hunter and has adventures in Fort Laramie, Montana and The Black Hills of Dakota and falls in love with a Lakota Sioux Native American woman.
The Snake River Cowgirl, a Western by Burr Cook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,100. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This is a short romantic, action packed, western adventure story about a prospector who finds himself in charge of bringing up a girl child named Sandy. He raises her to be a typical cowgirl. Together they have many adventures on the banks of the Snake River.
Before the Fire by Maya Garcia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,120. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Before the Fire is a radically different spin on the historic fiction novel. It is a true story, written in a narrative style, from the recollections of the protagonist, Southern belle and debutante, Miss Vivienne Marchand. Inspiration is taken from dreams, visions and other “near-miss”, déjà vu moments, experienced by the author, Maya Garcia.
His Inheritance by Sullivan Clarke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,880. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015 by Blushing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
A young woman is left destitute when her father passes away, as a distant male relative inherits everything.
A Duchess's Heart (Bledington Park #2) by Evangeline Holland
Series: Bledington Park. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,010. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When the Duke of Malvern is declared missing, presumed killed, Amanda, his estranged duchess, is his unlikely rescuer. But rescue him she does–and finds him broken and utterly changed by the war. As she takes charge of her amnesiac husband and the manor house that was never a home, she risks falling in love with him all over again.
The Slayer Rune by John Snow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,150. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Slayer Rune is a historical action-adventure novella with slight supernatural elements. In this first instalment in the new Viking series, the stage is set in Norway in AD 967. Young Sigurd, the chieftain's son, is in love with Yljali, a pretty, foreign thrall girl. But how does he manage to fight off his powerful rivals?
Angel of Skye (Library Distribution) by May McGoldrick
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,120. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Famed Scottish warrior Alec Macpherson is drawn to lovely Fiona Drummond Stewart after he rescues her from bandits in the forest, not realizing that she is the secret illegitimate daughter of King James IV and the target of the evil schemes of the ambitious Lord Gray. The first book in Macpherson Trilogy