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Ambush at Kansas City - Michelle Tanner Going West - Part One by Ron Lewis
Series: Michelle Tanner - Going West, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 11,830. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014 by Red Kittys Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier(4.00 from 1 review)
Michelle Tanner, a fiery red head who wants more out of life heads west into a new frontier. After a chance encounter with the lawman and living legend, Joseph Nathan Meeker, he becomes her mentor. After telling her he doesn't want to be sending a letter to her Pa explaining how she was killed killed, Michelle realizes life in the west may be a whole lot more difficult than she ever imagined.
Captured Possessions by Christine Frost
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,900. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A young noblewoman dreams of accompanying her beloved into battle and becoming a legendary heroine. She steals away on the armada, headed to war with England. After being taken as a prisoner of war, Consuela has a strange encounter with Sir Francis Drake, and her fate is tied to an enchanted mirror. She waits on a foreign shore in hopes of being rescued by her beloved.
Pirulí Bombé by Rafin R. Mena
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,890. Language: Spanish. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Pirulí Bombé es una novela de fondo histórico de los últimos años del siglo 19 y primeras décadas del siglo 20. Cuenta la historia de un pobre niño limpiabotas del Viejo San Juan de fines y principios de aquellos siglos que vivía con su madre planchadora en una casucha del arrabal que como mejillón existía pegado a la muralla de la Puerta de Santiago o “Puerta de Tierras”. Pirulí tiene que emigr
Ruby by Jettie Necole
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 150,700. Language: British English. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Ruby unites the seductive and sinister actions of the supernatural with the allure and elegance of a Regency romance. A historical romance begins to blossom around Lady Ruby Waterfield, but family secrets and unpredictable suitors expose a world of supernatural creatures—ancient enemies bound by war: vampires and warlocks.
The Dead that Travel Fast by Lara Biyuts
Price: $49.90 USD. Words: 59,420. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
“The Dead that Travel Fast” is a collection of old world tales written and previously web-published by Lara Biyuts. Historical, paranormal, fantasy. “The silent room, the heavy creeping shade, The dead that travel fast, the opening door, The murdered brother rising through the floor, The ghost’s white fingers on thy shoulders laid…” (Oscar Wilde. FABIEN DEI FRANCHI)
Billy Penland book four Keechi by Marylou Stewart
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,220. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Western
Life in Keechi was peaceful until Charlie Willheit discovered that it was Billy who had taken his wife home to her parents. Charlie began to spread licentious stories about "his" Betsy and Billy. When the gossip did not discredit Billy, Charlie began to lay-in-wait for Betsy. His hatred escalated to attempts to kill Betsy and everyone around her. Billy took drastic measures to protect his family
Billy Penland book three Finding Home by Marylou Stewart
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,700. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
While searching for a home, Billy and his family stopped at the Bohannan's farm to pick cotton. There two of his children found future spouses and they rescued a young woman whose husband frequently beat her. Bus and Jess, two of Billy's children, took her home to her parents in Keechi where they found a hundred-and-eighty acre farm for sale that was perfect for them and their future families.
Claim 227 by Ron Lewis
Price: $1.34 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by Red Kittys Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A nervous hand trembled as it reached into the cold water, before pulling the nugget the size of his hand from the flowing stream. He knew as soon as he touched it what it was. He felt exhilarated at the sheer size of the mineral. The gold warmed from his touch, feeling heavy and living in his calloused hand. Perhaps this was where the fever comes from. Gold fever.
Billy Penland book two Home to Palestine by Marylou Stewart
You set the price! Words: 44,960. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
When his mother deeded him 640 acres and built him a house, Billy moved his growing family home to the plantation near Palestine. Dealing with his step-father, keeping the plantation running, and working with the Rangers was stressful for Billy. Thinking that he could keep his drinking secret from Rhoda and his growing family, Billy drank heavily until his sister Mandy intervened.
Thusnelda in Exile by Konrad Aniol
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 65,310. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Classics
Thusnelda's story provides a record of events in the first century AD from a perspective different from the Roman historians of the time; it provides an insight into the mind of a remarkable woman who could have been the queen of an empire capable of challenging the Roman super power.
Napoleon and the Bridge at Arcole by Jeff Warren
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Louis Bonaparte serves as his brother Napoleon’s aide-de-camp (ADC) in the Italian campaign of 1796. A fellow aide-de-camp asks Louis ‘Is your brother a genius, or a madman with the luck of the devil?’ In the bloody battle for the bridge at Arcole, Napoleon almost dies, Louis finds an answer to the question, but they both lose a friend.
Keith Ramsbottom: (Episode I) Rebel Leader by Scott Pixello
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,710. Language: British English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
AD 59. Britain is suffering under Roman occupation. The people are holding out for a saviour, a leader, a hero. What they get is Keith Ramsbottom. He’s a boy on a mission. If only he knew what that was. He must fight slavery and injustice, his secret crush on Boudicca and his greatest enemy of all: Latin homework. A searing portrait of Britain in the 60s. The AD 60s, that is.
Searching for Lady Luck by Patricia Kiyono
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,370. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014 by esKape ePress, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Every time a pretty lady named Rose Sheffield appears, good things happen for Charlie Brannigan.
20-20: A Retrospective View Of The Near Future by Michael J Kubat
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 133,820. Language: American English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The United States is no more. The North American continent, devastated by dictatorship, internal sabotage, civil wars, massive pillage and ruinous invasion and occupation, is reduced to a backwater region of the World Government. Yet resistance remains, and when Jonathan Elliot Hale returns from overseas duty, he takes command, and the term resistance takes on a new meaning.
It's Just Lola by Dixiane Hallaj
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,750. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014 by S & H Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Born in1894, youngest daughter of a Peruvian landowner, Lola was seduced at an early age and forced to leave her father’s plantation. Twice widowed with three children by age 21, Lola braved German U-boats off the coast of South America in her quest for security and happiness. Lola lived a life of drama and hardship from the Andes to San Francisco, but she never gave up and never stopped loving.
Jacob's Justice by Joe Cron
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014 by Lardin Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Falsely accused of molesting a rancher’s teenage daughter, young cowhand Jacob rides for his life across the high Arizona desert. Born and raised on the ranch, Jacob scarcely fathoms how his fortunes changed. Now on a stolen horse and facing rape charges, Jacob gallops desperately away from a seemingly inescapable fate. Will the scheming daughter get her comeuppance or escape her own justice?
In Defense Of Troy: The Prince's Ascent by Henry Cropsey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,320. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Trojan War is in its eighth year. Sarpedon King of Lykia leads its defense as Priam is too old to fight and his eldest son Hektor too inexperienced. Together the brave Sarpedon and the wily Priam have forged a motley alliance capable of holding out against the overwhelming might of Agamemnon’s armada. Agamemnon, though, is secretly implementing a new strategy to bring the City to its knees.
Scarlet Runner by Lily Ennis
Price: Free! Words: 81,640. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Romance » Historical
The 1912 Waihi Strike tested the resolve of the worker, the town and the government. None could have forseen its devastating effects or the tragedy that would propel the strike into the annals of history. The story follows Archie and Mary struggling to find love against a turbulent industrial dispute. Battles were fought and lost, love won and lost, men died. The strike was never called off.
My Lord Tremaine by Marina Oliver
Series: Regencies, Book 6. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,810. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency(4.00 from 1 review)
When Edmund,Viscount Tremaine, is reported dead at Waterloo, Jane, his fiancée, is devastated. Her father's death has left her and her sister Elinor almost destitute. William, the new Viscount, arrives. At Waterloo a farmer, Gervaas, helping bury the dead, finds an unconscious man who has lost his memory. He stays at the farm, hoping he will remember who he is.
Orphans and Inmates by Rosanne Higgins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,070. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
Orphans and Inmates is the first novel in a series about the Sloane sisters and their experiences at the Erie County Almshouse and the Orphan Asylum In Buffalo, New York. The story explores the largely ignored origins of the social welfare system in the United States through the experiences of those who were most profoundly affected by poverty, namely women and children.