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Silver Concho by Michael Westborn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,580. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
After being coerced by the Commander of Fort Lyon, Jake and Pat are left with no choice but to take on a manhunt for some outlaws. The hunt leads them across Colorado and draws them to a small town where Jake becomes at odds with the powers that be. Jake is left for dead on the Concho. The only thing that saves him is the ruthlessness and devotion of his pal Pat.
Xerife James Braxloum Revólver fumegante by Paul Chen Gan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,270. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
O Xerife James Braxloum precisa manter a ordem na cidade, quando acontece um assalto da diligencia. Sua missão é encontrar os bandidos e enfrentar os malfeitores, custe o que custar.
The Flag and the Albatross, The shipwreck of the USS REGULUS (AF-57) in Typhoon Rose by Arnold D. Marsh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,640. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The USS Regulus left San Francisco for Vietnam in March 1971. In the following months it provided supplies to 84 ships in the war zone, skirted two typhoons, hailed King Neptune at the equator, and visited six countries. Then it was shipwrecked by Typhoon Rose, the worst to hit Hong Kong in many years. Was it the fault of an arrogant captain? Was its fate foretold by two omens five months earlier?
Texas Shrugged by Matthew McKinley
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 135,420. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
What if the Founding Fathers passed down a secret set of instructions designed to aid the people of the United States in a time of crisis? A time when the size and scope of the Federal Government had grown to such bloated proportions that the very Republic was in jeopardy. What if that time of crisis is today? Texas Shrugged is a fictional novel about a peaceful Texas secession movement.
Del Morbo - Una cronaca del 1770 by Stefano Valente
Price: $2.58 USD. Words: 39,060. Language: Italian. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Lille Havn. Un piccolo porto in un minuscolo regno del Nord, da qualche parte fra Prussia e Danimarca. Indistinto, irraggiungibile, il profilo inclinato di un veliero all’àncora in alto mare, immobile sul filo dell’orizzonte... La sua comparsa coincide con l’erompere spaventoso del morbo, con una triste sequela di ammalati e di lutti. Ma chi è che parla nella paura, fra il delirio e e la morte?...
Les Enfants perdus - Signe de Piste by Gunter Fraschka
Price: $5.10 USD. Words: 88,290. Language: French. Published: April 25, 2013 by Editions Delahaye. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Historical » General
Printemps 1945. Les Russes déferlent sur l’Allemagne. A Berlin, du fond de son bunker, Hitler considère l’étendue du désastre dans lequel il a entraîné le Reich "millénaire"… Un rêve, pourtant, le hante encore : « La dernière levée ! »
Watch For The Talleyman by Freda Lightfoot
Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 129,160. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
Dolly Tomkins lives in the mean streets of 1920s Salford where the only one making a decent living is the talleyman, who has a moneybag where his heart should be. Dolly’s mam is in hock up to her ears, but when Nifty Jack offers to wipe the slate clean in return for Dolly’s favours, she takes him on at his own game. And in the process is in danger of losing the love of her life.
A Piece of Blue String by Lee Strauss
Series: Playing with Matches. Price: Free! Words: 8,710. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013 by Elle Strauss. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
A companion short story to Playing with Matches. Katharina Ackermann's diary entries marking the turn of WW2, and her heart for the boy heading for battle.
Tug River Murder by James Knox
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,340. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA(4.00 from 1 review)
This is a fictional murder mystery set in 1897 at the site of the Hatfield & McCoy feud. Deputy Sheriff Richard James, a Canadian, finds himself having to juggle cultural differences, grief over the recent loss of his wife and son, and a murder investigation, after a McCoy is found dead from a snakebite. The death threatens to reignite the Hatfield/McCoy feud as Richard struggles to solve it.
Absolution's Curse by C.L. Blanton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,530. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Decades of scams litter Frank's past, but an impromptu return home brings a chance to start an honest life, setting into motion an adventure with stakes no ex-riverboat gambler should accept.
The Gunner's Daughter - A historical satire by M. C. Misiolek
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 22,920. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
A Reverend, sent to a small New England town in 1771 to settle the estate of a rich man, is duped by greedy land speculators into applying archaic medieval laws of torture to do away with the town's population.
Creole Hearts by Jane Toombs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,940. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Romance » Historical
In 1803, the Louisiana Territory was in a turmoil. Spain was ceding this territory back to the France because the United States had offered to let them keep Florida. So the French flag was once again being raised to the joy of the Creoles.
Sinai by William Smethurst
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 142,640. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013 by December House. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
How can a fresh corpse in a Cairo morgue be 3,500 years old? From the Egypt of The Exodus, to an Egypt falling under an Islamic revolution Sinai is a timeslip thriller for our time.
Georgiana Darcy's Diary / Pemberley to Waterloo Bundle by Anna Elliott
Series: Pride and Prejudice Chronicles. Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 145,760. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
This bundle includes Georgiana Darcy's Diary and the sequel Pemberley to Waterloo which make up the first two books of the Pride and Prejudice Chronicles. A preview of book three, Kitty Bennet's Diary is also included.
In Turbulent Times by Ron Duffy
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 132,550. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Since its inception as a semi-autonomous country within the United Kingdom, Northern Ireland has survived the convulsions of the Civil War, the privations of the Second World War, the abortive IRA campaign of violence in the 1950s, and the student-led agitation for civil rights in the 1960s that led to over thirty years of brutal terror, euphemistically referred to as The Troubles.
Somewhere County, Kansas by P. Arden Corbin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,850. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
We, who live in the 21st Century, rarely wonder what it was like to live in the 19th Century. Specifically between 1800 and 1912. Now, there was a writer, who lived during that time, but her Historical Novel was never published. A Historical Novel is a contradiction in terms. Then I came along, whereof I find this writers novel in a metal box in the middle of Kansas, and I rewrote this Novel.
Jack Straw by Brian Nann
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,590. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier(4.00 from 1 review)
Jack Straw, a cowboy-cum-miner is late to a dying western trade and finds himself stuck in a fading boom town. His fortune turns when he crosses paths with Shannon, a tramp, who by way of Texas, has set his sights on a future in the west. Together, they navigate the underbelly of cow towns, saloons and hotels along the Southern Pacific, each heading toward their fate, a half a mile from Tucson.
The Fires of Menai by Susan Euler
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,700. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In the year 60, Nero orders his legions to attack the sacred island of Mona off the coast of Wales. They are met on the beaches by a mob of Druids, screaming curses and waving torches. Two people from different worlds--Angharad,daughter of a Celtic freedom fighter, and Marcus Valens, a Roman tribune--find themselves caught up in the terrible events that follow as all Britannia erupts into flames.
Long Live The American Empire by Jason Gragg
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,980. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
The Great American Rebellion has failed. George Washington was killed with most of the Continental Congress in battle, and Benedict Arnold has used his resulting fame and adulation to launch a career in British politics. The great issues of the 19th century, from imperialism and westward expansion to slavery and the industrial revolution, confront a very different America.
Black Moon - The legend of Pango-marama by Ken Gordon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,050. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
NZ Maori deemed Hawaiki to be their ancestral home & Tiki, 1st man from the heavens, to be son of the god of war and the goddess of death. But half-human, half-bird Manaia, son of Tane and Hine-nui-te-Po, was the 1st. The 2 tribes lived in harmony for generations but food dwindled & the bird people were ousted. Follow their perilous paths, even to the Underworlds, retold in this gripping legend.