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Prodigal Spell by Lillian Archer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,490. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
A historical fantasy set in London and the Caribbean, Prodigal Spell tells the story of a society wife who must choose between the magical powers she fears, the man she loves, and the heritage she detests.
Behind The Wooden Door by Emily Godwin
Price: Free! Words: 37,630. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
When soldiers march through her castle doors, Princess Lanie is plagued with thoughts of blood, death, and sorrow. Falling in love with the army's commander wasn't part of the plan either. After the kingdom's fortune teller predicts a deadly outcome, Lanie knows her secret romance is an execution waiting to happen. She has to do something fast because the war path has redirected toward her.
The Lamp of Darkness (The Age of Prophecy series Book 1) by Dave Mason & Mike Feuer
Price: Free! Words: 105,620. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 by Dave Mason. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Age of Prophecy series transports you back 3000 years, to the epic battle between the Israelite Kings & Prophets. Lev, an orphaned shepherd boy, begins a journey of discovery when he’s hired to play as a musician before the prophets. He soon learns that his father’s knife holds a deadly secret about his hidden past. Lev fights to unearth his true self while the clouds of war gather around him.
A Journey of One Thousand Miles: the Story of Ruth and Naomi by D. Avraham
Price: Free! Words: 16,350. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient(3.00 from 2 reviews)
An exciting retelling of the biblical narrative of Ruth weaves the Bible story with the ancient legend and tradition of the sages, coupled with a dash of creative fiction to bring the story to life for the modern reader. This is an excerpt from the series The Shepherd King
Political Chemistry: Margaret Thatcher and Dorothy Hodgkin by Rob Walters
Price: $3.48 USD. Words: 25,830. Language: British English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
A fascinating set of fiction from fact conversations between two extraordinary women. Margaret Thatcher is known to all. Dorothy Hodgkin should be: she is Britain's only female scientific Nobel Prize winner, a reward for her groundbreaking work in determining the structure of penicillin and vitamin B12. Dorothy, a woman of the left, was Margaret's tutor at Oxford university where this book is set.
Abduction at Griffith Observatory by Christopher Geoffrey McPherson
Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 70,390. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Los Angeles. 1935. Writer James Murray is hard at work on a third novel, living with the girl he loves and enjoying a life he once could only dream about. But an innocent outing to Los Angeles’s new Griffith Observatory changes all that when a commotion during a presentation leads to a kidnapping. James feels compelled to find out the truth behind it.
Pompeii, a Short Story by Tina Concetta Marzocca
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,780. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
A dramatic, action-packed fictional account of the final hours of a Roman merchant and his wife caught in the wrong place, at the wrong time in the great city of Pompeii. A bonus five-chapter preview of the sequel, and soon to be released novel, “The Merchant’s Daughter,” is included.
Acaju by Douglas Beye Lorie
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 113,320. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Brazil. For Europeans in the 1700s, a frontier in which all dreams could come true. The dream of saving souls. The dream of scientific discoveries. The dream of wealth. Wealth from the sugar fields, only attainable with the enslavement of both African and native peoples. Wealth that can be created only from human misery. Acaju explores this world with the passion of great story-telling.
Strongbow's Wife by Frank Parker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,040. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
She was 14 when her father gave her in marriage to a foreign warrior in return for the restoration of his kingdom. Her daughter would marry a man who served three English kings and ended his life as Regent. What was it like to be Strongbow's wife and, later, his widow? Could she forgive her father or his arch-enemy O'Rourke? What became of her after Strongbow's death?
The Moment The World Was Still by Bailey Magno
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 8,460. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
It's 1942 in the United States. At the moment in America the Manhattan project is going on. Then the unexpected happens when Adolf Hitler got to the Atomic bomb first and invades the United States. Follow Anten and his friends on a journey to try and stop Nazi Germany from taking over the world.
In all the breaths I’ve taken from you by Alessio Biagi
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,980. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
“In All the Breaths I’ve Taken From You” is the story of William O'Neill, a poor boy of low class origin, born in Louisiana, the deep south of America. This book, far from being just a war novel, is a profound reflection on the meaning of life, love and friendship, but especially about the strange succession of events brought together by fate.
Market Time Conspiracy by James Duermeyer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,980. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
In his third novel, James Duermeyer tells a rare story - a glimpse into the life of a young man facing his worst nightmare. It is a wonderful, heart-felt story that gives the reader a look into the disability of PTSD. But the story is much more than that. It is a story woven from a boy's growth into manhood, war, friendship, humor, perseverance, genius, and most importantly, love.
The Time Wasters - Deja Vu by Graham Read
Series: The Time Wasters, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,350. Language: British English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » General
A book for 9 - 14 year olds. Follow the adventures of young time-travellers through real history, as they try to discover why the English speaking peoples are suddenly speaking French.
Flip Dominion Game by Andrew Kirby
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula, Fiction » Historical » General
Flip a coin to find the destiny of your nation. 1-1,000 players (over 5 need to be played in groups or over the internet). Stock Market, Nuclear Missiles, Assassins, Citizen Riots, Mayhem or Tranquility.
Shadows of Amethyst Mountain by Linda Clifton
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,180. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Monty Hendrickson is making plans to bring his bride, Mary Charlotte Stuart, from her plantation home in Georgia to his ranch home in the West. But Arizona Territory, early 1880s is a time when silver and copper mining, cattle ranching, and renegade Apaches vie for the land. Will lawlessness, kidnapping, murder, and mystery surrounding the C Bar B Ranch thwart Monty’s plans?
Juglar by Rafael Marín
Price: $4.60 USD. Words: 94,540. Language: Spanish. Published: May 31, 2014 by Sportula. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Abandonado de niño en un monasterio, Esteban de Sopetrán parece destinado a pasar su vida entre monjes, libros y rezos… Pero el destino no quiere que esa sea su vida: no tardará en abandonar el monasterio como escudero de don Fernán y, de manos de su señor, descubrirá que el mundo está plagado de oscuras fuerzas mágicas para las que está dotado de un modo innato.
Faster than the Rest, Book Two, MacLarens of Fire Mountain by Shirleen Davies
Series: MacLarens of Fire Mountain, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,810. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Handsome, ruthless, young U.S. Marshal Jamie MacLaren had lost everything—his parents, his family connections, and his childhood sweetheart—but now he’s back in Fire Mountain and ready for another chance. Just as he successfully reconnects with his family and starts to rebuild his life, he gets the unexpected and unwanted assignment of rescuing the woman who broke his heart.
Inkebarrow by Victoria Goddard
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
William Shakespeare takes a wrong turn going beyond the fields he knows — and in the Black Bull of Inkebarrow, he finds a turn from history to magic.
The Misjudged Romantic by Laura Joyce Moriarty
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 69,720. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Patrick O'Malley is thought to be a cold man, with a dull personality, and somewhat boring look while his half cousin Tim O'Malley is perceived as a womanizer and hopeless romantic. They finally discover to their amazement---the real truth---that Patrick has had numerous love affairs, and has fathered a copious number of children around the globe while Tim has been waiting for his true love.
West of the Big River: The Doctor by Clay More
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,290. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014 by Western Fictioneers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
In Tombstone, Arizona Territory, the town too tough to die, Dr. George Goodfellow is known as the Surgeon to the Gunfighters. Friends with the Earp brothers and Doc Holliday, his services as a doctor are needed in the aftermath of the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral, but Goodfellow is handy with a gun and his fists, too, and he needs those skills to survive when he's stalked by a crazed miner.