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Hazardous Duty: Kinkaid with the Northern Fleet
Series: Jonathan Kinkaid, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,730. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
"Hazardous Duty: Kinkaid with the Northern Fleet" finds Kinkaid in command of the 18-gun sloop of war, Ranger, tasked with scouting duties for the Continental Fleet in this third volume of the Jonathan Kinkaid Series. Braving not only the foul and frigid weather of northern waters, Kinkaid must contend with an inexperienced crew, a badly leaking ship, and personality clashes among senior officers.
Uprising: Kinkaid in the West Indies
Series: Jonathan Kinkaid, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,510. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
In "Uprising: Kinkaid in the West Indies" Kinkaid is given command of his own ship, Swift, of sixteen guns. His assignment is threefold: to deliver a diplomat to the Dutch free port of St. Eustatia in the Caribbean, to assist a major of marines with a mysterious assignment and to investigate any pirate activity in the West Indies.
Independent Action: Kinkaid in the North Atlantic
Series: Jonathan Kinkaid, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,130. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Independent Action: Kinkaid in the North Atlantic, Volume 1 of the Jonathan Kinkaid series, introduces our hero as he serves as First Lieutenant aboard the American frigate Randolph of 32 guns, tasked with orders to undertake "independent action" in the frigid waters of the North Atlantic against a mighty British convoy. An exciting, old-fashioned, high seas adventure.
Blessings From A Tree
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,500. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
As Jenny Macrae returns to the farmhouse from a secret rendezvous she suddenly realizes the kerchief with her name embroidered upon it is missing. If the lost article is found by the slave catcher it will certainly expose her secret, revealing her crime. It will also bring to light her family’s differing beliefs in slavery, further dividing the close-knit family as the calls for war grow louder.
Steve Dancy Tales Box Set
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 215,330. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Three complete Steve Dancy novels. The Shopkeeper, Leadville, and Murder at Thumb Butte. Honest Westerns ... filled with dishonest characters.
Boats Against the Current
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,740. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Set in the riotous 60s, published by Little Brown in '87, a novel of a people's governor and a Southern reporter still resonates with the moral choices strong people face. "... A powerful, intriguing tale of the South in its recent time of troubles. Master storyteller that he is, Mr. Logue weaves a narrative of newspapering, politics, and violence that crackles with suspense...." --Willie Morris
Raven Woman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,880. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Historical
In ancient Alaska, before it was known to anyone but the Inuit people, a child Umiak is the only survivor of a starving clan who ventured too far onto dangerous, unknown waters to find food. Washed ashore with nothing but her raven-feather talisman, she is discovered by strangers, taken to their village, and forced to serve the elderly shaman...
Liberty and Destiny: A Novel of the American Revolution
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,870. Language: American English. Published: April 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Romance » Historical
The spark from a single candle can light a sacred flame. From award-winning and bestselling historical fiction author Jessica James comes this novel of devotion, deception and duty during the American Revolution. Two patriots show their dedication to Liberty as they struggle to survive in a war-torn country full of deceivers and spies.
Ticket To Oregon "A Three Generational Saga"
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,820. Language: American English. Published: April 18, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
During a lifetime as saloonkeeper in Cordell, Oregon, Owen Ticket has just about seen and heard it all. When a visiting author wanders in and challenges him to a storytelling duel, Ticket opens the tap and draws forth a pitcher full of laughter and tears as he introduces his listener to a century’s worth Ticket’s patrons, garnishing them with his own perceptive insights into the human condition.
Sunken Dreams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,970. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
They thought they survived the impossible but now came the hardest part, living.
The Remington 1858 Diary
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,670. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
12 years after his family is murdered by civil war deserters, James Lee Cutler seeks a justice long denied. Though it occurred during that war, the military would not get involved in a "civil matter", and the civilian authorities seemed unwilling to do anything about it.
Klaw
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,090. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014 by James Reasoner. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
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.
Episode 9 - Calum's Promise
Series: Clan - Season 1, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,220. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Calum races to Moy Hall to confront York's spy before the order to kill Jamie can be executed. What he discovers would shake any man's belief in truth and love. York plans to assassinate the prince and collect the bounty, and Calum and John walk right into the action again.
The Gallery of His Dreams
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,480. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » General
One of the most decorated and famous novellas of the 1990s, The Gallery of His Dreams remains a timeless tale of love, loss, and the power of art. Mathew Brady, the first great war photographer, died broke in service of his art. In The Gallery of His Dreams, acclaimed writer Kristine Kathryn Rusch gives Mathew Brady a look at the future repercussions, power, and incredible value of his art.
That Summer in Normandy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,030. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Nelly Spencer, an animal rescuer in northern France, investigates an isolated farm in Normandy, where she discovers an Allied jeep from the D-Day invasion. An elderly farm lady, Louise, recounts the story of an injured Canadian soldier she hid in the summer of 1944, and his love for a nurse who risked betrayal. Louise's revelations confront Nelly with the uncertainty surrounding her own childhood.
Story 31: A Dwarf
Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 20. Price: Free! Words: 830. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014 by Broomhandle Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. Broomhandle Books has edited the stories to provide modern punctuation and styling so as to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
The Shining City
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,230. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Set in 10th century Spain, in the time of the Moorish occupation, this is a story of love and honour. Qasim has a secret that only his wife knows. But when his youngest son falls in love with the Caliph’s concubine, he sets off a train of unimaginable consequences and puts all his family in danger. Qasim’s secret past is about to be revealed and all he has worked for destroyed.
Italian Imbroglios
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
4 tales about turnskins and other metamorphoses, imaginative or real, which took place in the past, distant and not so distant, in Italy. Historical, paranormal, humour.
Trésor en péril à Bayeux
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 29. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,710. Language: French. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
1789 ! Bayeux, petite ville épiscopale au coeur de la Normandie, vit elle aussi des moments révolutionnaires. On s'y pose énormément de questions, d'autant que la famine est en train de menacer. Les nouvelles en provenance de Paris commencent à inquiéter les plus lucides. On vient de proclamer la Patrie en danger ! Des événements surprenants vont alors s'y produire.
The Trustees
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,980. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Follow the account of the discovery and execution of a Will drawn up in South Africa in 1901, discovered in Western Australia in 1960 with designated partner in Scottish legal practice tasked as Executor.)