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Godefroy le Cruel by Opaline Allandet
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 28,520. Language: French. Published: August 24, 2014 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Il s'agit d'une histoire entièrement fictive, mais écrite dans un cadre historique réel (le haut Moyen-Age). En 1189, Godefroy de Lanicey, chef d'un fief bourguignon, s'embarque pour la troisième Croisade au Moyen-Orient, laissant son épouse et ses deux enfants.
The Ferryman's Fee by Richard A. Coffey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,430. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Firemen discover a man’s body and a valuable stamp collection after a fire in a mobile home park on Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. While philatelic experts try to understand how a trailer park resident built a collection worth three million dollars, the county sheriff—and the stamps—go missing.
Gold Rush Deluge, Book Two of the California Argonauts by Suzanne Lilly
Series: The California Argonauts, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,230. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA(4.00 from 1 review)
Sacramento is underwater. A deluge of epic proportions has engulfed the town. Lucinda uses her medical skills working as a physician’s assistant to Dr. Mitchell Kersey. When she uncovers lies and treachery in the doctor’s past, she becomes enmeshed in dangers even more deadly than the flood. Lucinda must fight to save her life, her dreams, and her future with George.
Hiram's Hope: The Return of Isaiah by Max Terman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,900. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Inspirational
Following in the footsteps of Hiram’s Honor, one of Online College’s Best Books for Studying the Civil War, Hiram's Hope: The Return of Isaiah tells how Isaiah, left for dead at Andersonville, survives only to board the ill-fated, over-loaded steamer Sultana. Max Terman weaves a riveting story about this tragedy, the Lincoln Funeral Train, a woman left at Andersonville, and a veteran’s struggle.
The Scorpion’s Helper by Susan W. McMichaels
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 54,420. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Imagine that Judas is the father of Jesus. Born under the sign of the scorpion, a bastard and outcast, Judas conceives a son with a young girl named Mary. The voice of Mary's god, a voice only Mary can hear, leads her away from Judas to fulfill their son's destiny. Ozeret, her mother's mute servant, is silent witness of the tragedy to come. Only Ozeret can rescue Jesus from the scorpion’s sting.
Back to the Bighorn by Walt Tomsic
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 123,930. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A historically based “what if” thriller, the book revolves around a graduate student in history at the University of Colorado. While there, he becomes close friends with a brilliant young astrophysicist who has developed a device that allows access to alternate dimensions. The two collaborate and use the device to reverse the outcome of the Custer massacre at the Little Bighorn.
The Resurrection of Jim Crow by friedfish
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 46,840. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Historical » USA
This book called the resurrection of jim crow is a shocking and thrilling story and essay about the fascinating life and times during the Civil War era. It tell about the life and struggles that both Black and White America experienced, and it is one that you will never forget. This book will cause you to wonder and question whether jim crow is really dead, or whether he is still alive.
The Legend Of Goddess Vardayini by Chris Hudda
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: August 21, 2014 by Nona Gota Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
The unique thing about this festival is that this ghee, accumulated from millions of devotees, is collected into large drums, before being poured on the chariot as soon as it passes by. You can see that a small lake of ghee is formed right as the chariot leaves the spot. Have you ever wondered about the secret behind this odd festival? Well the story goes like this -
Shadows Wake by Robyn LaRue
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Gold Hill is a peaceful place with a dark secret and forgotten calling. In ancient times, a native tribe trapped evil inside the mountain. That prison is now weakened, and the tribal blood line responsible for its maintenance is dangerously diluted. Lillian, a social outcast with secrets of her own, learns about love, friendship, and loyalty, but can she save Gold Hill and all she holds dear?
Gone for a Soldier by Marsha Ward
Series: The Owen Family Saga, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,920. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Book 1: The Owen Family Saga. Rulon Owen enlists in the cavalry to fight Yankees, but he needs good fortune to survive and make it home to his wife, Mary, and their young son. At home, Mary faces her own soul-draining battles. Separated by war and circumstance, Rulon and Mary discover that not all enemies wear the Union blue. 2014 Whitney Award Finalist for Historical Fiction
A Glitch in Time by Peter Durney
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,590. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
When a wealthy recluse invites some friends to visit, he sends his helicopter to transport them to his home. But his visitors are puzzled by the strange behaviour of the helicopter pilot. The man claims to have been one of a group of people who underwent a time travel experience. The time traveller, it seems, is the subject of Biblical prophet Ezekiel’s famous vision of ‘wheels within wheels’.
Capable of Honor by Allen Drury
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 225,990. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » USA
Capable of Honor, the third novel in the grand, bestselling Advise and Consent saga, is a compelling blockbuster that shines a harsh and revealing spotlight on how the media shapes the news, guides public opinion, creates policy—and tries to shape history itself.
Twist of Time by Karen Michelle Nutt
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 92,280. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Time = the fourth dimension and a measure in which events can be ordered from the past through the present into the future But what happens when two of those dimensions collide? From breathtaking fjords and conquering Vikings of Norway to the lush green isles of Ireland and its ever-battling lairds; from the white sand dunes of Egypt to a simpler life in the USA, including the iconic Route 66.
A Very Irish Curse by A. D. Graham
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 84,520. Language: British English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Could the events of more than four hundred years ago really have some bearing on the murder of a brilliant history student? Was it right for two professors to go to investigate, finding themselves drawn deeper and deeper into a world of witches and the occult, centring on a tiny Irish town where the unnatural happenings of 1689 have never been fully resolved…
My Lady Ellen by Brenda Slavoff
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 211,470. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Ellen Sinclair is the daughter of a Bristol merchant, a member of a family ambitious to succeed. Brought into fashionable society at the age of fifteen, she struggles against her fate for the man she loves, but is caught between two loyalties...
Murder Gentilissimi (Murder Most Kind) by Tom Rynard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 169,390. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
In this work of historical fiction true to the Venice of the sixteenth century, Reginaldo Morosini, full-time schoolmaster and part-time special consulting investigator for Venice's Council of Ten, investigates the murder of a young member of Venice's patrician society. In the course of that investigation, he unravels a political conspiracy that involves the death of five others.
Sky Lark by Joseph F Ledwidge
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 127,270. Language: British English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
Summer 1914 Irish Nurse Emily Halpin marries Charles Eyre. He enlists with Emily’s brother Tom and friend William bound for France. Soon Tom is killed, followed by the disappearance of Charles. Frantic with worry and determined to find Charles, Emily and best friend Jane join the Nursing Corps. Her efforts to protect the men in her care irrespective of their nationality almost led to disaster...
The Town That Disappeared by Sandy Carlson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,500. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
Driven from his neighborhood during the Chicago fire of 1871, Adrian moves to the Michigan wilderness. The town is called Singapore – as if a name could make a tiny spit of a town into a great seaport. Just as Adrian starts to feel that Singapore is his home, he discovers the moving sand dunes along the Lake Michigan shore are slowly burying his town. How can he fight both man and nature?
“The Marrow of Tradition” Made Easy by Students' Academy
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 91 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 274. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,680. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The novel is fundamentally based on the concept of white supremacy, but the realistic account presented by the author reveals that behind the concept of white supremacy there were oppression of the mixed races, threats, rioting, killings, arson, and lynching.