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Upheaval by Henry Brasater
Price: $2.73 USD. Words: 40,300. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by John Daysh. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In December, 1860 Theodora Kydd arrives by stagecoach at Shawneetown on the Ohio River in southern Illinois. She is a retired nurse who has been sent by Chicago’s Allan Pinkerton to investigate unusual sightings of a sometimes island that can be seen from Shawneeetown’s shore.
Herod, Statesman, Builder and Commander by Roger Penney
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 65,430. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
He was not the monster of popular imagination but rather a brilliant man of his time. Energetic, fearless and with some surprisingly loyal friends, servants and relations, he was also a good friend of the supreme earthly power, the Roman Emperor, Augustus and his right hand man Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa.
Children come by ship by Oliver Friggieri
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,160. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Set in and around a small country village, this is a meditation on love, religion, and what it means to be a ‘good' person in a world where lies and appearances are more important than kindness and compassion. In this consistently unfair world, we see life through the eyes of two innocent individuals.
Annie McGuire by Elizabeth Rowan Keith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: American English. Published: November 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » Victorian(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Inspired by verse on the gravestone of a child in an old cemetery, this is the touching story of family and friends who may have surrounded the little girl buried there. Filled with love and tenderness, this tiny tale provides a view of simple times gone by, and leaves the reader with a warm heart and a misty eye.
Artemisia - a Regency Novel in the Tradition of Jane Austen by DG Rampton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,640. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Austenesque Reviews -"I highly recommend this novel and author to readers who love Jane Austen, Georgette Heyer and traditional Regency romances!" Richmond Magazine (UK) - "Artemisia...is a great success; a protagonist of whom Jane Austen would have approved, majoring in wit and intelligence...It makes for fun reading as you curl up by a roaring fire"
The Dummy Run by Nicholas Romano
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,070. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In true picaresque tradition the novel explores the coming-of-age of Dino, a young Italian boy. Touched by the horrors of war even though evacuated to his uncle's farm in wartime Italy, he witnesses Blackshirt activities. His return to the city after the war takes him into a world of literature and philosophy. His desire to become an observer of history leads to an accidental stay in prison.
Devil Moon by Andrea Parnell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,250. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013 by Trove Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier(4.00 from 1 review)
Arizona, 1875. Teddy Gamble runs the Gamble Stage Line. She doesn't need a partner...especially not Rhys Delmar, the handsome Frenchman who won half her company in a card game. They are like gunpowder and flint, but Rhys and Teddy must work together stop a devious rival who wants to put them out of business. Can they survive long enough to find love beneath the wild, wicked Devil Moon?
Chronicles of War by Darin Michael Shaw
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,440. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Inspirational
Chronicles of War is a work of historical fiction following Iowa farmer and father of four Job Trites and his family’s experience of the Civil War. It's a fast moving narrative, scenes shifting between the Trites’ farm in Iowa to encampments along the Mississippi River, from letters and recollections to the battle of Arkansas Post. Careful research and creative storytelling, powerfully combined.
The Communist Campaign in Karelia: A Hearts of Iron III Strategy Guide by Jason Pitruzzello
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,360. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013 by Paradox Interactive. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games, Fiction » Historical » General
The WW2 strategy game Hearts of Iron 3 by Paradox Interactive has been through some real changes over the years. While Semper Fi and For the Motherland expanded game mechanics substantially, the fundamentals of land combat remained relatively the same. With the release of Their Finest Hour, even basic assumptions about how to play the game have changed enough to justify another strategy guide.
Crime In Its Time by MJ Jones
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 38,120. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Historical » General
Deceit is universal and murder has no permanent home. Both Al Capone and a medieval relic thief could understand them. So could lawyers, teenagers, union members, contract killers, and Home Economics teachers. With rich historical detail, these seven tales range from England in the middle ages to Wisconsin in the present-day.
The Sword is Mightier: Scholar Knight (Book I) by M Harold Page
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,220. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013 by Paradox Interactive. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
England AD 1454, the chaotic eve of the Wars of the Roses. Jack Rose would rather be a scholar than a knight. However, when a brutal landowner steals his family estates and plans to evict the tenants, Jack must take up the sword and win back his inheritance by force of arms. This historical novel is based on the popular War of the Roses computer game by Paradox Interactive.
A Fall of Kings: Champions of Anglia (Book I) by Sarah Shannon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,460. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013 by Paradox Interactive. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
The year is 1066, and the Anglo-Saxon Kingdom of England stands upon the brink of destruction. The Earls of Mercia and Northumbria unravel a conspiracy that could tear the Kingdom apart even as it faces invasion from both north and south. Based on the popular Crusader Kings II game by Paradox Interactive, A Fall of Kings is a fictional novel set in an alternate timeline of our own history.
Shark Alley by John C. Goins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,260. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier(5.00 from 5 reviews)
San Francisco 1877: An insane ex-Confederate Colonel is murdering members of the famous Barbary Coast Squad. "Shark Alley" follows Detective Inspector Nick Lockwood as he pursues the evil Colonel Tobias before Lockwood's hidden past is revealed.
Spitfire pilotes- Seconde Guerre mondiale-Les femmes extraordinaires by Emma Gee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,650. Language: French. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Les Nazis pulvériser Londres avec des bombes mortelles ! Sarah Randle lutte pour sa survie. Les femmes commencent à ferry Spitfires et autres avions militaires pour le discours les pilotes de la RAF pour la bataille. Sarah est l'une de ces femmes extraordinaires. Un pilote de Spitfire beau sauve sa vie. Peut-il faire appel à son cœur brisé, à aimer à nouveau ?
The Guardians of Karma by Mohan Vizhakat
Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 96,590. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
An intriguing and action-packed story, set during the epoch of 'first wave' prehistoric ice-age civilisations, based on ancient vedic scriptures and legends of India. Few chapters within the book also attempt to unfold the scientific and philosophical concept of 'Karma' in the form of 'socratic dialogues'.
The Kennedy Coup by Stephen Austen
Price: Free! Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense(5.00 from 2 reviews)
With a new, never-published photo. The 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy sees key facts fading from memory. In a world enthralled by instant communication and immediate conclusions, the simplest solutions are embraced. Questions of “Why” the assassination happened are forgotten. This recalls that the proof of any conspiracy lies in what happens after the coup.
The Girl at Panel 857 by Gilles Messier
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013 by Petra Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
January 1945. WWII still rages overseas. Eager to do her patriotic duty, Tennessee farm girl Vera volunteers for a mysterious assignment. What she sees will haunt her throughout her life as a dark shadow falls over the post-war world.
The Downwinders by Gilles Messier
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013 by Petra Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Australia, 1956. Luke van Houdt has escaped the ruins of war-torn Europe and settled into his new life Down Under, working for a prosperous electronics firm. The economy is booming, and life is good. But while working on a routine job, Luke stumbles upon a dark secret - one that will haunt him for the rest of his life.
Kepi Blanc by Gilles Messier
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,570. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013 by Petra Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Gerhardt was born to be a soldier - to fight and die with honour for his country. But when a chance encounter in the North African desert finds him pitted against the legendary French Foreign Legion, Gerhardt embarks on a harrowing odyssey across the changing landscape of modern warfare, discovering what it truly means to be a soldier.
Brogan's Bella by Kev Richardson
Series: Brogan Series, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,120. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Bella and Brogan’s journey takes not the few weeks planned, but incarceration and intimidation, the fears, suffering and trepidation that only a hijack visits on one. At the end of World War 2, US forces hold Indo-China until the French return, ensuring Ho Chi Minh cannot take it down the communist path. Yet the French fail miserably in preventing the swell of resistance; it smoulders until...