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Stuckey's Gold: The Curse of Lake Juzan by Lori Crane
Series: Stuckey's Bridge Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,880. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
“Stuckey’s Gold: The Curse of Lake Juzan” is the final installment in the “Stuckey’s Bridge Trilogy” and is the tale of four generations struggling to escape a curse caused by greed.
Spake As a Dragon by Larry Hunt
Price: Free! Words: 148,350. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Follow the adventures of the Scarburgs through the Civil War as they struggle to save their beloved plantation ‘Scarlett,’ overcome the fears of battle and withstand the hardships of prison life at the hands of the Yankees while constantly trying to decipher the code from the past. Does the code tell of treasury or is it a message of dire warning.
Invasion from the Sun by Steven Linde
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,110. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In the summer of 1942, just a few months after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, the Japanese invade northern Baja California with their sights set on San Diego and Los Angeles. This is the story of the heroic efforts of the I Armor Corps, 9th Marines and the 10th Cavalry (Buffalo Soldiers) to stop and hold the Japanese until help arrives.
The New Adventures of the Whirlwind by Pro Se Press
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,080. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Johnston McCulley, the author responsible for Zorro, also created the mysterious avenger known as The Whirlwind. A young man leaves behind a life of wealth and privilege in Spain and journeys to california. He builds a new life with a new name, Pedro Garzos. As he settles into his new home, the man known as Pedro discovers tyrant, bandits, and other dangers that threaten the weak and powerless!
The Peking Incident by Philip Bosshardt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 395,510. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In late 1950, America faces disaster in Korea. MacArthur is furious and wants to extend the conflict. He approves a secret effort to divert five atom bombs, intended for a Pacific test, into the theater, to break the Chinese juggernaut. Army investigator Lyle Kitchens discovers the plot. Only Kitchens can stop it…time is running out, world war looms and his greatest adversary isn’t China.
Római hajnal by Historycum Kft.
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 81,120. Language: Hungarian. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical
Titkos szövetségek, rejtélyek, demagógia, ármány, hűség és árulás mozgatják az eseményeket, a következmények pedig zűrzavar, utcai harcok, vér és a hatalmi viszonyok átrendeződése. De vajon valóban minden az aminek látszik…?
A Tender Embrace by Rex Sumner
Series: Tales from Harrhein, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014 by MyVoice Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Pat is fishing in the South Seas with his new girlfriend, and is unhappy when she wants to use him as bait. A story from the voyage of the Queen Rose, the first carrack to be built in Harrhein.
Superficial Sacrifices by D.K. Steffey
Price: Free! Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In this offbeat satire, a high priest living in ancient Egypt’s Golden Age reluctantly comes to grips with the distracting elements of modern life and its impact on religious devotion during the grand exposition of his kingdom’s most sacred holiday.
Godefroy le Cruel by Opaline Allandet
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 28,520. Language: French. Published: August 24, 2014 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Il s'agit d'une histoire entièrement fictive, mais écrite dans un cadre historique réel (le haut Moyen-Age). En 1189, Godefroy de Lanicey, chef d'un fief bourguignon, s'embarque pour la troisième Croisade au Moyen-Orient, laissant son épouse et ses deux enfants.
The Ferryman's Fee by Richard A. Coffey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,430. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Firemen discover a man’s body and a valuable stamp collection after a fire in a mobile home park on Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. While philatelic experts try to understand how a trailer park resident built a collection worth three million dollars, the county sheriff—and the stamps—go missing.
Gray Tide II: Tidal Effects by Andrew J. Heller
Series: Gray Tide In The East, Book 2. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 60,570. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2014 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Tidal Effects follows the events in Gray Tide in the East, firstly as conflict arises with the USA over Germany’s attempt to build a major naval base on their newly acquired colony of Martinique, and then as Germany tries to exert its influence over the troubled Austro-Hungarian Empire. The story is seen through the eyes of real people drawn from history, and based on thorough historical research
Gold Rush Deluge, Book Two of the California Argonauts by Suzanne Lilly
Series: The California Argonauts, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,230. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA(4.00 from 1 review)
Sacramento is underwater. A deluge of epic proportions has engulfed the town. Lucinda uses her medical skills working as a physician’s assistant to Dr. Mitchell Kersey. When she uncovers lies and treachery in the doctor’s past, she becomes enmeshed in dangers even more deadly than the flood. Lucinda must fight to save her life, her dreams, and her future with George.
Hiram's Hope: The Return of Isaiah by Max Terman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,900. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Inspirational
Following in the footsteps of Hiram’s Honor, one of Online College’s Best Books for Studying the Civil War, Hiram's Hope: The Return of Isaiah tells how Isaiah, left for dead at Andersonville, survives only to board the ill-fated, over-loaded steamer Sultana. Max Terman weaves a riveting story about this tragedy, the Lincoln Funeral Train, a woman left at Andersonville, and a veteran’s struggle.
The Scorpion’s Helper by Susan W. McMichaels
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 54,420. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Imagine that Judas is the father of Jesus. Born under the sign of the scorpion, a bastard and outcast, Judas conceives a son with a young girl named Mary. The voice of Mary's god, a voice only Mary can hear, leads her away from Judas to fulfill their son's destiny. Ozeret, her mother's mute servant, is silent witness of the tragedy to come. Only Ozeret can rescue Jesus from the scorpion’s sting.
Back to the Bighorn by Walt Tomsic
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 123,930. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A historically based “what if” thriller, the book revolves around a graduate student in history at the University of Colorado. While there, he becomes close friends with a brilliant young astrophysicist who has developed a device that allows access to alternate dimensions. The two collaborate and use the device to reverse the outcome of the Custer massacre at the Little Bighorn.
The Resurrection of Jim Crow by friedfish
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 46,840. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Historical » USA
This book called the resurrection of jim crow is a shocking and thrilling story and essay about the fascinating life and times during the Civil War era. It tell about the life and struggles that both Black and White America experienced, and it is one that you will never forget. This book will cause you to wonder and question whether jim crow is really dead, or whether he is still alive.
The Legend Of Goddess Vardayini by Chris Hudda
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: August 21, 2014 by Nona Gota Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
The unique thing about this festival is that this ghee, accumulated from millions of devotees, is collected into large drums, before being poured on the chariot as soon as it passes by. You can see that a small lake of ghee is formed right as the chariot leaves the spot. Have you ever wondered about the secret behind this odd festival? Well the story goes like this -
Shadows Wake by Robyn LaRue
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Gold Hill is a peaceful place with a dark secret and forgotten calling. In ancient times, a native tribe trapped evil inside the mountain. That prison is now weakened, and the tribal blood line responsible for its maintenance is dangerously diluted. Lillian, a social outcast with secrets of her own, learns about love, friendship, and loyalty, but can she save Gold Hill and all she holds dear?
Gone for a Soldier by Marsha Ward
Series: The Owen Family Saga, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,920. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Book 1: The Owen Family Saga. Rulon Owen enlists in the cavalry to fight Yankees, but he needs good fortune to survive and make it home to his wife, Mary, and their young son. At home, Mary faces her own soul-draining battles. Separated by war and circumstance, Rulon and Mary discover that not all enemies wear the Union blue. 2014 Whitney Award Finalist for Historical Fiction