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Town of Blood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,690. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014 by James Reasoner. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A legendary action writer returns with a novel of brutal violence and bloody revenge! John Klawson has a promising future as a gunsmith in the town of Great Ford, Colorado until he makes the mistake of challenging an insidious criminal conspiracy. Maimed, gutshot, and left for dead, Klawson survives against all the odds and becomes the infamous outlaw, gunfighter, and avenger known only as Klaw.
Naming Bullets
Price: Free! Words: 10,940. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A prequel to Western Fantasy series, The Pariah of Verigo. An Elven explorer named Giryati is waylaid by bandits in the frontier continent of Verigo. A native medicine woman named Ullu comes to his aid and as they begin to learn from each other, Giryati must decide whether or not to use Ullu's magic to hunt down the bandits; whether or not he's a killer.
Potatoes to Gold
Price: Free! Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
'Potatoes to Gold' is a short story set in the late 1890s, during the West Australian gold rush, and offers an insight into the living conditions that outback pioneering families endured. The story is told from the perspective of a bright, young girl, Cathleen Sophia, who reveals her love of the outback and her devotion to her grandmother. And her fear of one day having to leave them both.
A Murder in Auschwitz (Sampler)
Price: Free! Words: 51,490. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Historical » General
This is a SAMPLER edition only! NOT the whole book. An SS officer is found standing over the body of a comrade, a smoking pistol still in his hand, a murder in a place of murders. His pleas of innocence force a court martial and he knows that there is only one man in the camp capable of defending him; a Jewish prisoner called Manfred Meyer.
On The Wings Of Time
Price: Free! Words: 7,710. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Alistair Stone is a fighter pilot in the South African Air Force. It is September 1948 when he returns home to find that things aren't as they used to be. In just a few hours, his life is changed forever.
Billy
Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(4.00 from 1 review)
'Billy' is about a young boy growing into manhood. Billy grows from an awkward young man to find his life's purpose.It is a short story set in rural Western Australia in the years before the outbreak of World War 1.
Carthaginian Empire - Book 5 - The Germanic Cycle
Series: Carthaginian Empire, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,130. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Previously only available as individual e-book short stories, this collection features episodes 23 to 28 of original series.
Eve's Memoirs
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,000. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Eve’s Memoirs: (Her-storical Fiction) offers in-depth spiritual and emotional insight through Eve’s secret diary written in the 100th year of the Dawn. Eve entrusts to her "daughters," her witty words of wisdom and thoughtful perceptions regarding the pleasures and pains of being a woman on planet earth. Eve’s Memoirs will cradle you, rock you, shock you, please you, and profoundly nurture you.
Madigan's Star (A Bren Madigan Western #3)
Series: Bren Madigan Western, Book 7. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,060. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Marshal Bronco Madigan found Cadey after a long hunt but that was the start.. Chief Marshal Miles Parminter had to rely on Madigan’s talents with gun and fists to track down the most terrifying outlaw the West had ever seen. There were hostile lawmen, crooked lawmen and killer lawmen, and then there was Madigan’s kind of lawman. The kind who didn’t quit until the job was done - or he was dead.
Madigan's Lady (A Bren Madigan Western #5)
Series: Bren Madigan Western, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,030. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
When the call came for Chief U.S. Marshal Parminter to help stop a spate of bank robberies and bloody killings, there was only one man to send —’Bronco’ Madigan. That was fine with Madigan. He was getting old and too many old wounds were slowing him down, so signing on as bronc-buster for Captain Bodine’s Wild West Show would be something different, something easier. But he was wrong.
The Last Time I Saw Jane
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,500. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014 by eBookPartnership.com. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Audrey is a journalist living in London. Anonymous in the city she has left her troubled past far behind in Canada. A passionate affair with Jack, and an intense new friendship with Shereen bring uncertainties and confusion and Audrey finds herself drawn into the dramatic story of James Douglas,19th Century pioneer and the first mixed race Governor of British Columbia.
Snow Gum River
Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: Australian English. Published: May 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
Snow Gum River is a literary short fiction piece that unfolds around a Bushranging gang in New South Wales, Australia during the late 1800s. With the increasing effectiveness of the police, Margaret and Clarence find it growing more difficult to escape capture and punishment, forcing them to have to make decisions they never would have considered before.
Flashman in the Peninsula
Series: Thomas Flashman Adventures, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,980. Language: British English. Published: May 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the third instalment in the memoirs of the Georgian Englishman Thomas Flashman. It includes new accounts of famous battles, but also incredible incidents and characters almost forgotten by history. This is an account made more astonishing as the key facts are confirmed by various historical sources
Tempting Fate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,510. Language: Australian English. Published: May 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Some may say Henry has a death wish. While he is an accomplished daredevil tightrope walker in colonial Sydney, Australia he is set on achieving 'higher and longer' walks . Even when a devastating accident forces a change of direction, his imagination and drive see him soaring to heights beyond his wildest dreams while tempting and falling victim to fate itself...
The Maiden of Pompeii
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Maiden of Pompeii takes you on an epic story of the last days of Pompeii. When Hermes finds his Goddess, Medusa, he believes he has created an ally with the Greeks, but what Hermes doesn’t know is that his choice has sealed the fate of Pompeii in stone forever.
Entanglements (Historical Romance)
Series: Love's Great War (Historical Romance), Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,580. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Lovers and lies. Traitors and spies. Nothing's fair in love or war. Captain Rune Lambert joins the King's Arm to defend his country and discovers a dangerous enemy among the refugees. Separated from her family in the chaos of war, Laila Vigdis spends her days helping the wounded and caring for orphans. She has no time for the man who once broke her heart. Until her parents side with the enemy.
The Lincoln Stalker
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 7,880. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Historical » USA
A chance discovery of journals on an Indiana farm from an individual who knew Abraham Lincoln for over 45 years, sheds some light on a few aspects which hadn’t been covered before. Thorton Andrew Davis VIII, the great-great-great-great-great grandson of the man who wrote the journals partnered with noted author Steve Akley to present these stories to the public for the first time.
Palmetto Empire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,750. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014 by James Reasoner. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
A classic historical adventure novel set during the First Seminole War, packed with color, action, violence, and romance. Sweeping the reader into another time and place, it tells a compelling tale filled with realistic, intriguing characters and vividly captures a little-known but vital turning point in the history of the American nation.
Socrates PI: 415 BC
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,880. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Socrates a detective in ancient Athens? When the holy statues of Athens, the herms, were castrated, Socrates was there. He would try to discover the perpetrators. Then, an adolescent boy was castrated; Socrates would know about it. Socrates, philosopher became Socrates, Private Investigator: Socrates PI.
Ghostwriter - Projet Bradbury, #40
Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 4,890. Language: French. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Quand Katherine, sa mère et ses deux soeurs arrivent au bal que donne le jeune lord Huntchington dans le petit village de Langdon Shores, Angleterre, elles sont émerveillées : il faut dire qu'à la campagne, les occasions de se divertir se font rares. Mais alors que l'orchestre entame un quadrille endiablé et que les pieds des danseurs claquent sur le parquet ciré, Katherine ressent une gêne.