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Before Atlantis by Skot David Wilson
Price: $1.88 USD. Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome(5.00 from 1 review)
A short story of the time before Atlantis, the foundation of civilization in the Isle of Olympia in the Atlantic.
Them That Live Below. by R. Allen jervis
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 100,560. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
There are three interlocked tales in this book: One about growing up in the Lost World of 70's West Virginia; one where a young man returns home to find that not only have things changed in his home town but that it was always so much more than he suspected. And one an unavoidable family secret that shields everyone from an ancient strife between humans and Them that Live Below.
Kediak of the Biainili by Cian Beirdd
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: American English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
The year is 10,000. There are some communities near consistent sources of food and water, fishing villages mainly. Most humans live in highly mobile communities. Life is hard, but people work together to survive in their world of ice and sand. Food, tools, and services are often communal. Orphaned and left to his own wits at the age of twelve, Kediak does not belong to anyone or anything.
Blood of Nanking by Antonna Seton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Occult(4.50 from 2 reviews)
It is 1952. Hagesawa thinks that he can finally put the memories of war behind him. But then he hears rumours that his former comrades have met strange, terrible fates. And when two men abduct him, Hasegawa is forced to face the terrible things he did during the bloody Nanking Massacre...
Jason Evers: His Own Story by Frank Roderus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,190. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014 by Western Fictioneers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
Was Jason Evers just a misunderstood youth, a victim of circumstances...or a cold-blooded killer? Forced to flee his home in Texas after a gunfight that leaves a brutal State Policeman dead, Jason Evers sets off on an odyssey that takes him from one end of the frontier to the other. Packed with action, tragedy, and dark humor, this classic tale is told in a compelling narrative voice.
Sons Of The Dawn: A Basque Odyssey by Hank Nuwer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,150. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014 by Shalako Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In this literary tale of the Old West, Anton and Nicky Ibarra flee the Basque Country of Spain to serve as apprentices on an Idaho sheep ranch. They run up against a cunning, ruthless cattle baron named Faro Sinclair who thinks nothing of slaughtering herders and stock on the rangeland. “Sons of the Dawn is a page-turner." Gerald Haslam, author of Okies and Hawk Flights.
Juanita of Downieville Book One Hyter by Richard Brothers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,820. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
100% of profits go to Wounded Warrior Project. This is historical fiction about the life and death of Josefa Loaiza, AKA Juanita of Downieville, the only known woman to ever be hanged in the state of California. After stabbing Fredrick Cannon to death a jury, assembled in the town saloon, found her guilty five hours later, and before nightfall she was lynched from a bridge on July 5, 1851.
Knight of the Highlander by Kristin Vayden
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,830. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014 by Blue Tulip Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Colin is not who he claims to be. His position as blacksmith of Clan Chattan is simply a cover, a means to an end. He was sent with one mission; find Jacobite loyalists and eliminate their threat. But that’s not what keeps him up at night, or what burns hotter than his forge. The most dangerous threat is one of his own making; falling in love.
A Lasting Love Affair: Darcy and Elizabeth (A Pride and Prejudice Variation) by P. O. Dixon
Series: A Darcy and Elizabeth Love Affair, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,440. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Classics
"When a man meets the woman with whom he is destined to share his life, he knows." Jane Austen started it, and two hundred years later we keep coming back for more—the story of Darcy and Elizabeth and a different path to happily ever after.
Sabotage at RKO Studio by Christopher Geoffrey McPherson
Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 84,580. Language: American English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Hollywood. 1933. James Murray’s first novel is a surprise success. On contract at a major film studio, he tries to figure out what’s behind a series of accidents plaguing various productions -- including "King Kong," the studio’s new film. "Sabotage at RKO Studio" is two novels in one: two parallel stories, featuring two heroes, working two cases in two different versions of 1930s Hollywood.
Brotherly Death (Caleb Thorn Western #3) by L J Coburn
Series: Caleb Thorn - US Civil War, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,910. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The third story in the savage series set in the American Civil War. It was a bitter winter in a war tearing a nation apart. Thorn's Raiders - a gang of criminals, reprieved only to be sent on raiding missions against the South. Led by Caleb Thorn, their murderous skills are pushed to the limits the Christmas the Raiders faced Captain Hector Tyree of the Southern army.
Cobweb Forest by Vera Nazarian
Series: Cobweb Bride, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,390. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Norilana Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance(5.00 from 1 review)
The world is broken… A dark Goddess rises. A mortal maiden must stop her. COBWEB FOREST (Cobweb Bride Trilogy, Book Three) is the third and final book of the intricate epic fantasy flavored by Renaissance history and the romantic myth of Persephone, about death’s ultimatum to the world.
Violet by Dianne Barr
Price: Free! Words: 53,040. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
From a rubber plantation in Colonial Malaya, boarding school in Singapore and a voyage on a Japanese freighter into wartime England, Violet's story is one of strength, courage and determination. Based on the life of Violet Constance Guy, it is an account of servitude, suffrage and strength of woman in the early 1900's.
The Party Line by Lora Lindy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,350. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Imagine your mind floating back in time and reading about Oklahoma during the summer of 1971—the carefree days. Well… almost carefree. Ten-year-old Gerty prevents that from happening. Every summer, Gerty spends one week with her granny. Seems normal… right? It turns out not so normal when the precocious little girl does a naughty thing. Unlike past summers, something different happens in 1971.
To Catch a Copperhead by D. Alan Lewis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » USA
‘To Catch A Copperhead’ finds a vigilante in The Civil War on a singular mission- To Protect Ladies of the Night from horrors like those she suffered! But when a possible sister soul enters her life, will she continue to elude the forces against her or finally be snared? Find out in the Pro Se Single Shot- ‘To Catch A Copperhead’ by D. Alan Lewis.
Age of Obsidian by Cian Beirdd
Price: Free! Words: 2,280. Language: American English. Published: December 28, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This essay gives a brief overview of the central character, Kediak. It also provides a setting for the age; the struggle for survival as the glaciers continue to drain water away and make it impossible for flora to survive. It also provides a brief glimpse into the more mysterious elements he will encounter in his travels. These are not fantastic stories, they are historical science fiction.
In the Rattle of the Shaman’s Bones by Simon J Townley
Series: A Tribal Song – Tales of the Koriba, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,340. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
A curse is sharper than a flint blade - Africa, 43,000 years BC - the dawn of human culture. To save his tribe and his father, poisoned and dying, the hunter Temfe must learn the ways of the shaman, walk the vision-worlds and defeat a killer who wields malign power. A prehistoric adventure for adults and young adults alike. Book two of the series “A Tribal Song - Tales of the Koriba.”
The Big Drive (Rancho Bravo # 2) by Thorne Douglas
Series: Rancho Bravo, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,020. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
They were an odd mixture -- a rancher whose ranch was about to be taken from him by Yankee carpetbaggers ... a former slave ... a Confederate officer who'd lost his right hand ... and a Yankee captain who'd sooner join them that fight them. Together Henry Gannon, Elias Whitton, Loosh Calhoon and Philip Killraine were going to drive four thousand head of wild longhorns and nothing would stop them.
Dollars for the Reaper (A Grimm Reaper Western #4) by BJ Holmes
Series: A Grimm Reaper Western, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,320. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Bounty Hunter Jonathan Grimm was ‘The Grim Reaper’, for his signature was on receipts for the human freight that he brought in. Jesse James had a reputation of his own, as the West’s most notorious outlaw. Missouri 1882 , the paths of the two men crossed. There could only be one outcome between these men who sought survival ...