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Fancy The Early Years - Volumes 1 & 2 by David N. Walker
Price: $3.19 USD. Words: 53,920. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Fourteen year-old Fancy has been both mother and sister to her four year-old sister Danni since their mother died in childbirth. When their father leaves to serve in the Confederate Army, she must take over running the family farm and raise Danni by herself. Follow this enterprising young woman as she must find a way to support herself and her sister after the loss of the farm to an unscrupulous
The Coming Woman: A Novel Based on the Life of the Infamous Feminist, Victoria Woodhull by Karen J. Hicks
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 100,250. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Sartoris Literary. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A novel based on the life of feminist Victoria Woodhull, the first woman to run for U.S. President, 50 years before women could even vote!
If Words Could Tell by Rory Bannon
Price: $2.29 USD. Words: 83,650. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
William Shakespeare on his 400th anniversary has lost all patience with the level of speculation surrounding his authorship and is determined to meet it head on, He is helped by a chance event when a graduate actor dosses down for the night in a condemned inn that dates back to his era. Ben is familiar with the controversy so assents to the writers' plea he agrees to accompany him back in time.
A Reluctant Warrior Volume One The Beginning by Alan Norris
Series: A Reluctant Warrior, Volume 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 150,790. Language: British English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Volume one of “A Reluctant Warrior” tells of the adventures and travels of Ranulf, from his lowly beginnings as a ragged orphan, to becoming a national hero. His adoptive parents send him to the Athelney court of King Alfred to become a scholar, but he becomes involved in the defence of the realm. The army is on the brink of an important victory over the Vikings when he is captured and made slave.
The Fire Within by Simon J Townley
Series: A Tribal Song – Tales of the Koriba. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,020. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In the heart of Africa, 43,000 years BCE, Temfe of the Koriba sets out to rescue his allies the Baroni - and the beautiful Hara - who have been enslaved by the fierce Gomneen tribe. To save his friends Temfe must fight alone. Only cunning can free them. But as hunger for revenge burns his heart, can Temfe defeat the monster that shadows him, closer than his own breath?
The Iron Wire: A novel of the Adelaide to Darwin telegraph line, 1871 by Garry Kilworth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,330. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Infinity Plus. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A young telegrapher travels halfway around the world to help create one of the technological wonders of the Victorian age: the construction of a single galvanised iron wire between Adelaide and Darwin, crossing two thousand miles of wilderness. A novel of human hope and progress in a land where men die, women are widowed, and bushrangers live by the lie and the gun.
The Fortune by S.K. Keogh
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 144,030. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Jack Mallory has vowed to abandon his nefarious seafaring life to be with the woman he loves, but his final act of piracy leaves him facing the noose. His one chance at freedom: a deal with an old enemy. He soon discovers the price of freedom could mean the death of many others and the forfeiture of his hopes for an honest life with those dearest to him unless he can break his deal with the devil.
The Windmill by David Crookes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,230. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Holland 1943. The family of a young Jewish girl is killed by the Germans. She hides from them in a windmill with two members of a shot down RAF bomber, an Australian and an American. The American is captured and sent to Auschwitz. The girl and the Australian escape to England and eventually to Australia. In the years that follow the disparate lives of the three are gradually drawn together again.
Charlotte: The Practical Education of a Distressed Gentlewoman by Amelia Grace Treader
You set the price! Words: 57,650. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Regency(1.00 from 1 review)
In this sweet romance, Charlotte DeVere, left destitute and alone in the country by her gambling father and brother, is forced to put the family estate up for sale after their demise. The unspeakably vulgar Freddy Oswith purchases it and almost immediately his extended family takes up residence. Naively Charlotte flees to the city of Bath and then to London, hoping to meet the man of her dreams.
The Eel Man of Grimsby by John Coffey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,830. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by SDS Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Dan Noakes inherits a license granting sole rights to fish for eels in Grimsby Docks. The license was gifted to his family in King John's time, but is it a blessing or a curse? Gritty portrayal of contemporary Grimsby and its fishing industry from fisherman John Coffey.
Homeland's Hope - Part 2 of the Virtues and Valor Series by Hallee Bridgeman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,760. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by Olivia Kimbrell Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » General(4.86 from 7 reviews)
Stage and screen legend VIRGINIA BENOIT performs for standing room only crowds in her adopted home of France. When the Nazis roll into Paris, she flees to Casablanca, taking the heart of a enemy General with her. While in there, Virginia devises a plan to use her position, talent, and influence with the high ranking Axis officer to aid the Allied cause.
Thanksgiving by Robert C. Waggoner
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Fiction based upon truth. In any story told there is some truth woven in the tale. I heard this story from an English teacher whom I met in South Korea a few years ago. At the time I thought it tear jerking, but when she’d finished, a warm ending made my old heart glow. So, all of you out there intending on enjoying a turkey dinner, perhaps a reminder of who really to be thankful for back in 1621.
Warden of Time by Sarah Woodbury
Series: After Cilmeri, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,050. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
David finds himself on familiar ground—and at the center of a conspiracy that stretches from Ireland to Italy. Facing excommunication, a fickle populace, and a rebellion even by his fellow time travelers, he must decide what his throne is worth, and what he’s willing to sacrifice to keep it. Warden of Time continues the story of time travel, romance, and adventure begun with Daughter of Time …
Le Rital (1 - Dans l’Enfer de l’Isonzo) by Tom Savel
Series: Le Rital. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 113,660. Language: French. Published: October 18, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Inspiré d’une histoire vraie, ce roman retrace, à travers le parcours du personnage principal, le long cheminement vers l’intégration des Italiens arrivés en France au début du XXe siècle, époque tourmentée.
A Dead-Game Sport by WL Racherbaumer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,980. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » General(4.00 from 1 review)
Dayton Shannon made two promises. One was too protect his little brother and the other was to earn enough money to get to the 1893 World's Fair in Chicago. Both seemed unattainable when his abusive father arbitrarily shipped him off to his uncle in Lexington, Kentucky to learn the horse trade. The job turned out to be bookmaking and it led him on an adventure that would change his life forever.
Riding the Devil by Robin Radlauer-Cramer
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,570. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
Riding the Devil tells the story of José, an eleven-year-old boy living in the rich setting of a Southern California Rancho while California was still part of a newly independent Mexico. José dreams of being a vaquero, a cowboy. However, he must first conquer his fears by facing the injustices of his era, animal cruelty, wild animals, and the vindictive young vaquero, Chaco.
The Rancher and the Bad Girl by Kira Barcelo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,280. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by Blushing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Like any other mail order bride, Melanie Cranford is looking for a new life and adventure, hoping to find it with rancher Reeve Larson. She didn't expect the cowboy to be so good-looking--or so strict! Reeve is pleasantly surprised to find he got more than he bargained for with Melanie, though she's a beautiful woman who's often in need of being taken in hand.
Preserve and Protect by Allen Drury
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 170,930. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The United States is thrown into chaos as the President is killed in a plane crash shortly after securing his party’s nomination in a hotly contested race for re-election. As suspicions are cast upon the circumstances of the place crash, the incumbent party quickly convenes to nominate a candidate in a storm of domestic and international chaos.
December Road by Brenda Ashworth Barry
Series: Seasons of Love and War, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,950. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » General
Kaylob returns home after two years of imprisonment in a POW camp in Vietnam. Will he ever be back to his whole self again after what he’s endured? Beth Ann has the daunting task of dealing with his Post-Traumatic Syndrome, while engaged to Kaylob’s arch enemy, Blake Tanner, a rich and powerful man who refuses to let her go.
The Lion of the Cross by T.M. Carter
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 125,160. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Through the eyes of a boy, The Lion and the Cross: Tales of a Templar Knight transports you through actual events of the 13th Century, an age in peril, where a delicate peace between Christians and Muslims exists and hangs on a precipice, and holy war is sermonized from minarets and pulpits.