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La dame d'Albi by Thierry Bontoux
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 135,000. Language: French. Published: September 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Au sortir de la guerre de Cent Ans, le futur roi Louis XI est en exil chez le duc de Bourgogne quand il apprend le mariage annoncé de la nièce de l’évêque d’Albi avec le fils du seigneur de Beynac. Ce mariage a tout pour lui déplaire : il lui fait perdre son influence en Languedoc et favorise le seigneur de Beynac que le prince considère comme son ennemi.
Executions & Horrible Tortures From Olden Times by James Creamwood
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 70,740. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
During past centuries, crimes such as filing metal shavings from a coin, shoplifting a handkerchief, or a bit of lace was usually punished with torture or even death. More serious crimes like treason, inciting civil disobedience, or witchcraft could result in some truly horrendous punishments like being drawn and quartered. People accused of witchcraft were subjected to a water test & burned if-
Upon A Midnight Dream by Rachel Van Dyken
Price: Free! Words: 63,930. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"We must marry at once!' Stefan, Duke of Montmouth declared, fully expecting his betrothed to be delighted he had come to her rescue. But Rosalind refuses. She's insulting, infuriating, intoxicating and alluring enough to drive a man insane. With the fortitude of a sailor shipwrecked, abandoned, and a soldier warring for his life, Stefan decides to lay siege to the greatest prize, her heart.
Remembering PT-927 by Paul Telegdi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 135,070. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 3 reviews)
During WW II, a farm boy from Oklahoma is assigned to the Torpedo Boats in the Pacific. Circumstances confront him to face the enemy on a more personal level than he could have ever imagined. Can enemies learn to help each other to survive? Jordan faces the great puzzle of his time, the path an individual decides on when his country is locked in a deadly struggle with another nation.
Leslie DuBois Historical Fiction Bundle by Leslie DuBois
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 141,830. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Three full Historical Fiction Novels from best-selling author Leslie DuBois.
Rosie Wrinkles and the Wiccan Deity by Jane E Hill
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 63,490. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Why is eight-year-old Rosie Wrinkles in a sack…? And who is this strangely clad person with writing on his head who she persuaded to release her with the promise of showing him her magic? These are the first thoughts Rosie has on waking and finding herself abducted and going who knows where!
The San Gabriel Years by "Mark Paul" Sebar
Price: Free! Words: 49,350. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier(4.00 from 1 review)
A historical western set between the years 1858 through the early 1900's from Texas and the wild west through California. Grizzly Bears, Marauding Indians, Flash Floods, Bush-Whackers, Gun-Slingers, "The San Gabriel Years" brings to life real historical figures like you have never read before in this rare and fast-paced tale by American Author and Poet "Mark Paul" Sebar.
HIlls of Pride by Mary Sheppard
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,210. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014 by Second Wind. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Jamie Montgomery accompanies her father from the New Orleans she loved and understood to the very different world of Winchester, Virginia. As she struggles to understand and to be accepted, this new world she is trying to embrace begins to crumble about her. As we walk with her through these hills of pride, Jamie must learn how to cope with a society that claims she is not worthy of inclusion.
Sweet Harmony by Carol Pearce Bjorlie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,570. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014 by Second Wind. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Sweet Harmony, the first in the Sweet Harmony Trilogy Harmony, Minnesota, 1937 Iris Andersen, protagonist, turns thirteen. Her two sisters are Merry Columbine, nine, and Martha Rose, three. Her parents left Richmond, Virginia, Iris’s real home, and moved to Harmony, Minnesota, a farming community. Iris had no say in this life changing event.
Whispered Music by Rachel Van Dyken
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,930. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Regency
Find out if love prevails in this regency retelling of how Beauty tamed the savage beast. Scarred at a young age, Dominique Maksylov, Royal Prince of Russia, has lived a reclusive life. As a musical prodigy, he's known worldwide, but few ever see his face. Until Isabelle Hartwell enters his life.
The Wolf's Pursuit by Rachel Van Dyken
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,100. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
What happens when one is both Hunter and wolf? And how does a woman protect her heart from one who has the power to destroy everything she holds dear? Hunter Wolfsbane, Duke of Haverstone, should have never taken the mission...not after meeting her, not after kissing her, not after wanting her. A regency retelling of Little Red Riding Hood.
Crack in the Curtain by Selatin Softa
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,400. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Set in the backdrop of the Name Change Campaign in 1984 communist Bulgaria we follow Osman as he falls in love with Leyla. Their relationship is soon turned upside down as Osman must flee for his life and search for a crack in the curtain
Descent Into The Maelstrom by Thomas H. Harris
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 152,940. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Henry Holt is an elderly World War Two hero with a combat induced memory gap. He believes that a tiny, medieval key he has carried for years holds the answer to his nearly fatal wounding during the Battle of the Bulge.His resolve to solve the mystery of the conclusion of his exemplar military service enables him to fill in the gaps with a paradoxical result as gratifying as it is terrifying.
Roses of Ridgeway, Volume One by Kianna Alexander
Series: Roses of Ridgeway, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,830. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
This volume contains 3 Historical Romance novellas: -Kissing the Captain: Interracial BWHM (African American Heroine, Hispanic Hero) -The Preacher's Paramour: AA- (African American Hero and Heroine) -Loving the Lawman: Interracial BWWM (African American Heroine, Caucasian/White Hero) Heat Level: Sweet (love scenes take place off page, behind closed doors)
The First Vampire by John Davies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 139,920. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Precisely why and how the first vampire was created is revealed when contemporary sophomore Kristi's path intersects with those of Dracula and a fifteenth-century priest within the context of factual history.
Threatened Loyalties by JF Ridgley
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 88,760. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014 by R Pride Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Messi and Alexius risk everything-- their famiies’s reputations, his future as a Roman senator, and even their lives beneath the shadows of a very restless volcano.,
Jefferson's Clandestine War by James Seymour
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 14,730. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
This story is a fictional account based on factual events and mostly on factual persons. It is a great adventure involving plotting, courage, swashbuckling action, piracy, and great danger in lands around the world. The author James E. Seymour, Jr. brings forth the true, exciting, little known story of Thomas Jefferson's secret war.
From a Foreign Shore: Stories of History and Alternate History by Andrew Knighton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,050. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
What if someone had conquered the Vikings, claiming to be their gods? What if King Arthur's knights met a very different metal-clad warrior? What if you were ordered to execute a statue, and hanging just didn't seem to work? Five short stories explore different aspects of history, some of them grounded in reality, some alternative takes on the past as we know it.
Libby Morgan: Reunion by Leah Zieber
Series: American Heritage Quilt Series, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,040. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Libby Morgan: Reunion is a tender, coming of age story about a young girl who learns the truth about her family's past, all the while learning the art of quilt making from her very talented grandmother. Libby's tenacity pushes her family into solving a mystery surrounding her grandmother's first-born twins who were thought to have died and ensures her father's inheritance of a fortune.