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Led to the Slaughter: The Donner Party Werewolves
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,840. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014 by Books of the Dead Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
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Trapped in the Sierra Nevada without food, The Donner Party are led to the slaughter. After being manipulated and coerced into a string of bad decisions, the travelers, frozen and abandoned, find themselves unable to go forward or back, and are preyed upon by werewolves in their midst–-the very people they thought were friends. A BESTSELLING HORROR TITLE. A tale of resilience, horror, and betrayal
Private Gimble
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014 by MQuills Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In the horrors of the trenches of the Western Front, the daily miseries of the British soldier are compounded by the added dangers of enemy snipers. When least expected, the shrill whistle of the fatal bullet heralds one more death amongst the thousands that have already fallen. Into this war of nerves, a humble ex-poacher plies his deadly trade.
China/Africa & the 21st Century
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 22,430. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Fiction » Historical » General
As the 21st century gains traction, Africa's future is firmly rooted with China as a business partner. These two vast lands, with a population of over two billion, are revving up for a glorious economic climax. A primal scream so robust, so significant, every soul in the four corners of the earth will be dramatically touched.
Peace at Any Price
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,160. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Jim Hunter's and Matt Harrison's Double H ranch thrived ... till their crew marched away to war's glory, and rustlers burned them out and murdered their last hand, harmless oldster Walt Burridge. When the war ended, the two H's started over. But for Jim, the Civil War had wrought changes beyond endurance. So he rode out and into the arms of wartime love, the gun-running adventuress Lena-Marie.
If By Chance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,680. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The Eaton Clan Saga continues. Vol. 3 of the Eaton story has Chance Eaton gone to rescue his sister Dakota from ranchers who are accusing her of rustling their cattle, and are threatening to burn her out, or to hang her for cattle theft. Her husband has been murdered, and only her brother Chance, and his skill with a six gun, stand in the way of her meeting the same fate.
Loma River
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,170. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Former Hollywood star, Lorna La Riviere, returns to the small town of her childhood, seeking information about her unknown mother. Meanwhile, ninety-eight year old Annie, who could answer all her questions, is finally being interviewed by her historian great-niece Hilda. Documents surface, memories are rekindled, and paths converge. But will Lorna, and Hilda, be able to handle what they learn?
Daughter of the Guillotine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,540. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Can the executioner's daughter save France's greatest scientist from her father's blade?
Silk and Scorn
Series: The Silk Series, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,950. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical
No matter how much their mothers wanted Sarah and Arthur to wed, Sarah had loathed him. However, circumstance and her late husband’s father conspire against her, and she is forced to turn to Arthur for help. Perhaps she needs his legal expertise, but she refuses to acknowledge how handsome her oldest foe has become…or her reaction to him.
Every Girl’s Dream
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,850. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Forced to leave home, after being shamed, Sheena McTavish is surprised by the kindness of a stranger. Callen Chandler, a U.S. Army scout, is unexpectedly stricken with compassion for the lonely, green-eyed young woman he discovers being sick behind the stage office. Cal and Sheena find themselves thrown together in a struggle for survival.
The Scapegoat
Series: The Asker Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 127,290. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Newlyweds Cedric and Doris Asker sail for New Zealand aboard the Elingamite. But they become separated when the ship sinks near the Three Kings Islands with the loss of many lives. The Askers strive to overcome tragedy, disaster, business failure, and a wrongful murder conviction.
Lucky's Christmas Wish
Series: The Oregon Trail, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Working in Oregon Territory, Lucky Martin set his sights on homesteading for good. He’d planned on saving up, buying some land, and asking the girl he loved to marry him. What he hadn’t counted on was the possibility of Jenny Allen falling in love and sharing her future with someone else. At Christmas Mass, Lucky makes a prayerful wish his heart is counting on coming true.
Louis Napoleon: Courting Princess Beatrice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Louis Napoleon, Emperor Napoleon III's heir, longs for Princess Beatrice, Queen Victoria’s youngest daughter. He is determined to spend time alone with her, but has to contend with his parents, watchful chaperones, and the irascible Bertie, Prince of Wales. Based on events reported in court circulars and newspaper articles from February 1872. Short story 4000 words approx.
Josiah
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 63,410. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Take musket in hand and join Josiah, a freed black man, as he experiences the adventures of the Cherokee, Virginia and Kentucky frontiers, romance and the beginning of the French and Indian war in 1754.
Jake Harwood: A Western
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 46,220. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Ex-marshal Jake Harwood struggles with love and death after rescuing New Orleans beauty, Jessica Raymond in a stagecoach attack.
The Lone Werewolf
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,440. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » USA
Captain Cody O'Conner, U.S. Cavalry, retired, comes to the aid of two Indians under attack by Confederate rags that refuse to acknowledge the end of the war. Brought to near death as a result of his bravery, our hero is rewarded by an old medicine man with the gift of Skin-walker (Native American Shape-shifter) ointment!
Armor of Eden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,950. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
"Armor of Eden" is a fictional exploration of the reality of what it might have been like for the children of Adam to live in a fallen world. As recordkeeping passes from father to son, we explore the lives of Adam, and many more characters from the Bible. But central to the story of the record-keepers is the Whole Armor of God and a secret that will change the fate of the human race forever.
Tomorrow's Tide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 135,910. Language: British English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical
An abandoned baby leads a teenage girl to a brilliant career. In 1910 young teenager Jennifer Owen discovers an abandoned baby in a field, wrapped up with a penny for luck. Years later, with the help of society hostess Millicent Colston-Smart, she decides to track the child down. The trail (and that exact penny) leads to some startling discoveries for all concerned.
Alt Hist Issue 6: The Magazine of Historical Fiction and Alternate History
Series: Alt Hist, Book 6. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 35,380. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014 by Alt Hist Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Alt Hist Issue 6 features five new original works of fiction. What if Hitler won the war, what if the Germans invaded Britain in WW2, who really killed JFK and what if the Cold War turned hot? All these enthralling alternate histories are examined in Alt Hist Issue 6 together with an intriguing historical fiction story set in 1914 about a teenage girl accused of war crimes.
Across the Road (Love's Crossing 2)
Series: Love's Crossing, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,410. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In Episode 2: Beth encounters handsome Jared O’Rourke, putting her and others in danger. Diana and Libby meet with a possible ally. Evan confronts a memory from the past. About Love's Crossing: Diana Wright, Beth Chaney, and Libby Tate inherit a saloon and are determined to make the town their new home. Sweet, clean western romance adventure, a novelette of 12,000 words. This is a complete story.
Giroflée - Vie et mort d'une sorcière
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 26,810. Language: French. Published: February 15, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Giroflée veut vivre autrement que les autres femmes. Elle ne subira pas le sort de sa mère, accablée de misère et de maternités. Alors, elle entreprendra une carrière de guérisseuse. Entre rivières et montagnes, apprentissages et amitiés précieuses, elle saura se forger une existence conforme à ses rêves. Elle connaîtra même une forme de gloire.