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Caledonii: Birth of a Nation. (Part Two; The Druid's Plan.)
By Ian Hall
Series: Caledonii: Birth of a Nation, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,740. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is Part Two of the Caledonii series. 74 AD. The Druids’ attempt to unite the clans against the oncoming Roman threat has failed. Having hatched a plot to unite the clans anyway, Calach, is called to meet with Kheltine, the Archdruid of the Norlands. Taken out of Caledonii lands for the first time in his life, Calach is in unchartered territory in more ways than one. Many surprises await.
Long Way Home
By Caroline Clemmons
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,050. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Parmelia Bailey has been charged with protecting her family and that of her brother's fiance until the Civil War is over and the men return home. In the meantime, Yankees have taken over her Georgia hometown. And then Darrick McDonald, the man who promised to return to her, shows up but he's wearing a Yankee uniform.
Happy Is The Bride
By Caroline Clemmons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,860. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
New cover, sweet romantic comedy Beth Pendleton is tired of the gossip her three failed engagements--each arranged by her pompous father--have created. Mason Whittaker never believed he’d be able to marry her. Her proposal astonished and pleased him. But wait...did she mention love? Murphy’s Law is working overtime as Beth and Mason battle outside forces to create their happily ever after.
Book of James
By Mars Cronin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,010. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
The life and teachings of Jesus as told to us by his brother James.
Eden Found
By Mars Cronin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,020. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Investigative reporter Lenny Cronin endures a roller coaster ride of adventures as he follows an assignment in the Middle East and becomes closely involved with the terrorists who are holding a dozen American hostages, including Bruce and Roxanne, the archeologists exploring Dead Sea caves for the scrolls left there thousands of years ago. Troubles intensify upon Lenny's return to Boston.
Faith, Love and Moonshine: An Appalachian Tale
By Jeremy Perry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Frank Jamison is an Appalachian man who relies heavily on his moonshining business to help his family endure the harsh times of the 1920s. However, when he finds out the local authorities and federal revenuers are out to dismantle his operation for the second time in three years, grave memories resurface for the seasoned moonshiner, ones that could ignite an old-fashioned backwoods shoot out.
Blood, Feathers & Holy Men
By Ben Nuttall-Smith
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 114,710. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Blood, Feathers and Holy Men is a search for spiritual truth. It also tells a fascinating and sometimes violent tale of Quétzalcoatl – the same mythical Mexican deity who, 500 years later, would convince Montezuma that the marauding Spanish conquistador, Cortés, was the god Quétzalcoatl returned as promised.
The Weeping Sands
By John Wheatley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,640. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Three narratives of love and loss are interwoven in John Wheatley's novel which is set on the isle of Anglesey, Wales. Spanning 350 years, from English Civil War to present day, a ruined mansion provides the link between past and present. Meanwhile, the `weeping sands` of the title, the Lavan Sands, at the eastern edge of the Menai Strait provides a melancholy background to the novel`s events.
the BIG BUMP at Number 2
By Carol Marlene Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
The most severe bump in North American mining history, where 74 died and 100 survived, is a heart wrenching tale of survival and endurance. Susan’s brother and her friend’s father are miners.Both miners were to work the afternoon shift, in which the Big Bump occurred. Susan’s account of events just after the Bump gives insight into what it was like to live in a small coal mining town.
DESTINY: A Story of Mary Queen of Scots and her lady-in-waiting Mary Seton
By Anne Kinsey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,510. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In the sixteenth century, when love was a tool of statecraft and marriage a political weapon, a rivalry between two queens ended when one of them faced the executioner. Here is a story of Mary Queen of Scots and her faithful lady-in-waiting, Mary Seton – and Queen Elizabeth of England, enemy to them both.
The Memory Lights
By K.M. Weiland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,440. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Even as she scrabbles for a living as a pickpocket on the streets of Victorian London, Mary somehow knows her terror of the streetlamps holds the key to her forgotten past. But not until she and her conman protector are drawn into a daring prison break will she come face to face with the horrifying memory of the night that shattered her life and trapped her in a world of darkness.
One More Ride in the Rain
By K.M. Weiland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,600. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In the waning days of the American Civil War, three Confederate cavalrymen and their wounded sergeant are forced to take refuge in a widow’s shack. One more battle looms on the horizon—one more battle none of them want to fight—and they must each make a decision that will influence the rest of their lives: to run or to fight?
Some Sunny Day
By Helen Carey
Series: LAVENDER ROAD, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 166,790. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
It is 1940 and the people of Lavender Road are living through the Blitz. 'Funny, poignant, emotional, unputdownable, Some Sunny Day rips along, taking you into wartime London and the lives of these engaging and varied characters.' ‘An exciting, action-packed book, which makes a very enjoyable, satisfying read as the women begin to make their way in a male-dominated world.’ Western Telegraph
A Family Institution
By Howard Reiss
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 122,410. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Based on an event from the author's life, this is a story about a mid-life crisis triggered by the discovery of an aunt who was mistreated for mental illness in the 1940’s and 1950’s. Coming to terms with his own family history leads to a journey of self-discovery that tests not only current relationships, but new ones as well. This novel about secrets and revenge is told with a comic touch.
The VASE with the MANY COLOURED MARBLES
By Jacob Singer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 112,400. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The name of Nelson Mandela is familiar to many, as a warrior against the injustices of apartheid in South Africa. But there were many South Africans who worked just as hard to break the power of the Verwoerd Government who were not members of the Black African community, but were Whites, Coloureds and Indians, both English and Afrikaans speaking. This book a story about a few of those people.
Battle Kiss
By O'Neil De Noux
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 321,240. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
An historically accurate epic novel, BATTLE KISS chronicles the tumultuous events surrounding The Battle of New Orleans as the daughters of two Creole families realize their growing affection for several young men caught in the battle, young men vying for their love yet willing to sacrifice their lives for their new country.
Kleine Leviathan
By Jan J.B. Kuipers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,920. Language: Dutch. Published: November 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Johannes Kamerinks neergang wordt een drama van mythische proporties en alomvattende betekenis. Kleine Leviathan is gebaseerd op de lotgevallen van Abraham Mag(g)aris, een historische figuur.
The Infidels
By Troy D. Smith
Series: The Conor Mac Cormac Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,870. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Murder and Intrigue in 5th century Ireland! Conor MacCormac, the new King of Connacht, had not wanted a Christian church in his territory, but the High-King – a new convert – had insisted. Now the priests have been slaughtered by raiders from the northlands – or so it seems. Conor must unravel the mystery, and he fears the truth may rock the Emerald Isle…
The King's Avenger
By Troy D. Smith
Series: The Conor Mac Cormac Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Murder and Intrigue in 5th century Ireland! Conor MacCormac is not only the most honored warrior of Connacht, he is the king’s closest friend. When his leader is murdered at the High-King’s Fair, it is up to Conor to find the killer. The king had no shortage of enemies –but which one is guilty? And what price must Conor pay to find the answer?
The Bells of Autumn
By James Hufferd
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,910. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011 by ePublishPartners.com. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Bells of Autumn tells of a young boy growing up with an older, adoptive father, a partly Indian-raised pariah, in a Wyoming town trying to leave its violent past. On another level, it explores white-Indian relations in the American psyche. The story devolves around the harsh banishment of the Lakota and the generation-later Battle of Lightning Creek (1903), a surprising minor rematch.