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Instrument of Justice by R.G. Crossley
Series: Jazz Stiletto, Private Eye. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Historical » USA
Meet John "Jazz" Stiletto. It's 1950 Los Angeles on the eve of the Korean conflict when a would be starlet is found murdered. Military Polceman, Jazz Stiletto, is ordered to assist the LAPD investigation. Jazz soon discovers a dark conspiracy that requires a man of his special talents. This story was originally published by Over My Dead Body on-line Mystery Magazine.
A Whole Other World "Life in the Shadows of Prison" by Chip Valley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,230. Language: American English. Published: May 16, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
Vietnam vet Carter takes a job as a prison guard, immersing himself in the world of hardened inmates, cramped cells and locked doors. He learns the routines, uncovers the deceptions and takes on the challenges of prison life. Inmates lie, cheat, steal, gamble, and commit assault and rape—all daily occurrences faced by the correctional staff. To survive, Carter must earn the inmates’ respect
Flower of Iowa by Lance Ringel
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 238,070. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Historical » General(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Flower of Iowa takes place against the turbulent backdrop of 1918 France. During the final months of World War I, young American Tommy Flowers must navigate the challenges of life in the trenches and his unexpected attraction to British soldier David Pearson. "Accomplished, touching historical fiction" with "a remarkable amount of flavor and detail" and "a compelling love story" - Kirkus Reviews
1809 Ben Brown Vive Le Roi by William Bertram
Series: Ben Brown's Adventures, III · The History of the Brown Family, V. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 213,180. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
This is the third book in the series and here we see our Hero take part in three desperate sea battles. He still has his friends around him, but now he has acquired another friend in Henri, a Frenchman whom he rescued in book two. This friendship involves him in an adventure with the French Royalists and for a while, he is sailing under a French Royalist Captain.
1809 Ben Brown On the Beach by William Bertram
Series: Ben Brown's Adventures, II · The History of the Brown Family, IV. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 138,400. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
This is the tale of a cheeky young man growing into maturity, as this book progresses he is given more and more chances to take command and to prove his worth. He is mentored by his old Captain and sustained during this adventure by his men. Later in the book he is involved in a desperate fight that will make him assume the mantle of leadership.
Little Tudor Rose by Tabitha Black
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,990. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014 by Blushing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A young woman learns about love and obedience when she is married to an older man who has very definite ideas about what he wants in a wife in this medieval tale of sexual awakening.
A Marquis For All Seasons by Renée Reynolds
Series: The Lords of Oxford, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,910. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Lady Miranda Leighton and the Marquis of Stafford, Roman de Courtenay, have a similar problem: their families want them to find a spouse. Together they hatch the perfect scheme. They will pretend an attachment and trick their families. Yet, in each other's constant company, they find their ruse giving rise to some surprisingly very real feelings.
My Rebel Highlander by Vonda Sinclair
Series: Highland Adventure, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,730. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When Robert "Rebbie" MacInnis, the Earl of Rebbinglen, happens upon a mysterious but unforgettable woman from his past being abducted, he must rescue her and take her to his castle deep in the Scottish Highlands. She sparks within Rebbie a desperate hunger and a need to protect her. Lady Calla lost her heart years ago to this dark eyed stranger. Will her secrets destroy their chance at happiness?
Europa Universalis IV: What If? The Anthology of Alternate History by Harry Turtledove
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 72,690. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014 by Paradox Interactive. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
This is the ultimate collection of short stories set in a history that never was, inspired by the critically acclaimed Europa Universalis IV computer game by Paradox Development Studio. The Master of Alternate History himself, Harry Turtledove, is joined by twelve other writers, each of them creating their own history of what might have been.
I Violatori del Blocco by Diego Luci
Price: $3.30 USD. Words: 62,640. Language: Italian. Published: May 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
1861: alla vigilia della Guerra Civile Americana, Patrick Coburn, ufficiale di Marina imbarcato sulla USS Iroquis, dovrà scegliere tra la fedeltà agli Stati Uniti e quella al suo Paese natio. A migliaia di miglia da casa, con pochi soldi in tasca e nessun amico su cui contare, verrà coinvolto in una tra le più spericolate operazioni navali di tutti i tempi...
Little Princess by Arabella Kingsley
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,630. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014 by Blushing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
A Scottish Duke kidnaps another man's wife to protect her, then leads her into an age-play relationship for her own good.
Ombres de foc by Jeroni Alsina
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 132,490. Language: Catalan. Published: May 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Integrant figures històriques reals dins d’una complexa trama de personatges de ficció, "Ombres de foc" porta als lectors a un viatge d’intrigues i descobertes situades en les dècades més importants del segle XX.
Beauty and the Spymaster by Moriah Densley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,540. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014 by esKape ePress, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Julian Grey wants everyone to believe he’s a quiet country vicar, but Helena Duncombe discovers his secret. He never expected her to help catch a traitor to the crown, and he’s even more shocked to discover she has quite a talent for it. But he’s not the only one with a claim on Helena...
The Thief Taker by William Holden
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,970. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Historical » General
Fleeing London, Thomas Newton reaches Paris full of hopes for a new life with Pierre Baptiste. The hopes are quickly shattered. There are unsettling rumors about Pierre's past and very real threats in the present. Arrested on false charges, thrown into a dank prison, Thomas must decide whether he can trust Pierre's help to winning back his freedom.
A Ghost of Brother Johnathan's by Elizabeth Eagan-Cox
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 55,060. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Shannon Delaney Paranormal Mystery Series, Vol. 6 A GHOST OF BROTHER JONATHAN’S takes Shannon Delaney on a cold-case quest to investigate a mystery surrounding one of California’s legendary shipwrecks… of 150 years ago:
The Banished Bride by Barbara McMahon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,520. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Arabella, Countess of Waverly, was banished to the North of England four years ago by her irate husband. Falsely accused of scandalous behavior weeks into their marriage, she had no recourse but to acquiesce to his harsh decree. Now she's come into an inheritance which will enable her to return to London.
Riders Coming by Kelly Woolley/Russ McNeill
Price: Free! Words: 46,720. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier(4.00 from 1 review)
Riders Coming features three Confederate soldiers who are riding home after the South is defeated. May, 1865 is a time when law and order has collapsed in the South. Some rogue deserters are resorting to violence with no law to hold them in check. Our men deal with these outlaws who are on a violent spree of terror against innocent people and bring them to justice in a wild gunfight.
Accidentally, Love - A Regency Novella by Kate Harper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,020. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Audrey Hathaway is in no rush to find a husband, despite the fact that she is being wooed by an earl, no less. She believes the Earl of Allingham has potential, right up until she meets Kirkwood, the earl's illegitimate older brother. He is nothing like his amiable brother. Meeting Kirkwood should have been the most disastrous night of her life, because a nice girl does not fall for a bastard...