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The Lost Years of Jesus Christ by Derek Miller
Price: Free! Words: 34,670. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Joshua of Nazareth, better known today as Jesus Christ, is about to celebrate his thirteenth birthday and become a man in the eyes of his people. After witnessing young Joshua’s charisma and speaking ability at the Holy Temple in Jerusalem, a power hungry Sadducee priest named Moloch journeys to Nazareth hoping to recruit the boy for his own purposes.
The Dead Cut by Tony Masero
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,960. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » General
Sam Trask left off the war and headed into the wild southwest, down where the stench of death and destruction wasn’t so prevalent – or so it seemed. With a dead horse under him and time on his hands, Sam takes respite at the Carter Ranch. Not only are the Kiowa taking an unseemly interest in the cattle there but also when the lady's gentleman returns from the war things really start hotting up.
Calliope and the Viscount by Aubrey McKnight
Series: Ladies of the Abberly Theater, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,000. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Eschewing the rules of stuffy English society, Calliope Bellingham is out to win the right for women to vote, but what she wins is the heart of a friend, nobleman, confidant and lover.
The Sensational Mr Danby by S.R. Montague
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,720. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Historical fiction novel centred around an Irish artist Francis Danby. His painting of the apocalypse that was displayed in London in 1828 caused huge scandal, fuelling the debate on slavery in the British Empire. Following four main characters, including his wife and mistress, it charts the huge influence that the artist and his painting had on others.
Aristide, la butte meurtrie (Vauquois 1914-1918) by Jean-Louis Riguet
Price: $8.35 USD. Words: 52,950. Language: French. Published: July 24, 2014 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Aristide est le petit-fils de Louise et Jean-Baptiste qui étaient les amis d’Augustin qui s’est illustré à Loigny-la-Bataille pendant la Guerre de 1870, au Château de Villeprévost. Ces faits historiques sont contés dans un roman, Augustin ma bataille de Loigny, publié aux Éditions Dédicaces.
Augustin, ma bataille de Loigny by Jean-Louis Riguet
Price: $9.40 USD. Words: 62,630. Language: French. Published: July 24, 2014 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
1870, Loigny la Bataille. La guerre franco-prussienne fait rage. En décembre, Loigny la Bataille est le théâtre d’une bataille meurtrière. Le Château de Villeprévost, réquisitionné par les bavarois, est transformé en hôpital de campagne.
Strawberry Fields (The Kansas Pirates Saga, book two) by S.L. Kotar & J.E. Gessler
Series: Kansas Pirates Saga, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,650. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
As a child, Seth Ward had seen a valley filled with wild strawberries and dreamed of owning the land one day. When he shares his dream with Nelander, she's determined to make it a reality. Using the last of her savings, this is the only chance they'll have at success. The enterprise faces insurmountable obstacles, but can they succeed with the help of their Kansas Pirates clan?
Carve Their Names: An ANZAC Short Story by Keith McArdle
Price: Free! Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand(4.00 from 1 review)
Join Second Lieutenant Kelly as he leads his platoon of ANZAC soldiers in a mad charge onto the beach at Gallipoli.
The Golden Wind by L. Sprague de Camp
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 89,450. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Following the successful exploration of the route to India, Eudoxus decides to break the Egyptian monopoly on trade with India by sailing around Africa, and encounters a myriad of different adventures and misfortunes as their ship attempts to circumnavigate the great continent. The Golden Wind is the last of the five classic historicals de Camp wrote (both historically and chronologically).
Literature Help: Silence by Students' Academy
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 82 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 261. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The Jesuit missionary is sent to Japan in the seventeenth century. The Christians had to remain hidden during that period. It was the time of persecution and the missionary had to endure the persecution.
Red Sun Over Panama by H. Paul Doucette
Series: Paul Jarvis, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,020. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Late Fall, 1941 Paul Jarvis uncovers clues suggesting the possibility of a plot to blow up the locks at Pedro Miguel and Miraflores while investigating a series of suspicious murders. With the help of his partner, Sergeant Joe Duggan and the area MPs, he rushes to stop the attacks and capture the people involved.
I, Claudia by Charity Bishop
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,010. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
The story of Claudia Procula, wife of Pontius Pilate, from her childhood in Rome to the turbulent aftermath of his removal as the Judean governor.
The Last Reiver by Robert Gourley
Series: The March Hare Novels, 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 117,510. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Action
After General Cornwallis surrendered to General George Washington’s rebels at Yorktown, Virginia, Captain Alex Mackenzie and his brothers, Robert and Hugh, received an urgent and alarming message. Their father, John was in trouble with the English authorities back in their native Scottish border lands. The three brothers immediately set sail to save their father from the British authorities.
Conspiracy: A 9/11 novella by M V Neland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,780. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
The best of theories can be wrong. The worst of theories always are. The US government’s Official Story was, and still remains, the worst of theories. This is why 9/11 still matters. The best alternative theories to the Official Story of 9/11 are in this riveting political drama, where historical fiction allows the reader to see events from the inside - from planning to planes to who to blame.
Summer of the Long Knives by LS Bassen
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 41,480. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by Signal 8 Press. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » General
After an attack by a band of roving Nazi Brownshirts, Lisel Ganz, an artist’s model in Berlin, suffers an injury that gives her the ability to catch glimpses of the future. It is already too late for many, but Lisel now can see that an even greater evil lies ahead. Summer of the Long Knives explores the hopes and horrors that emerge from history’s darkest moments.
Spirits of the Winter Estate of Thomas Edison by Marshall O'Donovan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Digital photographs of paranormal images taken at the winter estate of Thomas Edison, in Fort Myers, Florida.
Oh What Will You Give Me by Mark Lind-Hanson
Series: Julian Plectrum, medieval fantasy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,970. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Book Three of the Julian Plectrum series finds The Fallen Lady tavern getting on its feet, the occupation of Baron Anselm’s Trewidden castle by hostile royalists, infiltration into Cornwall of inquisitional monks, shady minstrels, restive miners, and ultimately, Julian’s recognition that the Welsh Rising is doomed.
The Soul of the Witch by Dana Michelle Burnett
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,020. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
It begins with two girls, best friends with an amazing psychic bond. As children they were lonely outsiders, but as adults, Devan and Janesa’s powers are growing stronger and more difficult to control. When a mysterious stranger comes to town offering to tell them a dark and magical secret about their past, they are thrown into an old battle they didn’t start, but one that threatens their lives.
As Angels Weep by L.W. Hewitt
Series: The Juno Letters, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 90,150. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Letta held the hands of her two best friends as they stepped off the train. They missed the Girls Home in Berlin, just a smoldering ruin after the night of terror. The rabbi promised to shepherd the girls to safety. They fell instead into the Gestapo's trap. The corrupt German captain frantically sought their arrest - how could the three angels hope to survive the inescapable cataclysm?