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Defender of the Departed
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Price: Free! Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
When Kassandra Leyden begins seeing the ghost of her mother, she decides to investigate the circumstances of Anastasia's disappearance. Kassandra's mentor is not what he seems, her father is drinking himself into oblivion, and she's developing the ability to commune with the dead. Finally, someone has discovered how to interrogate the departed...(steampunk short story)
Passion's Price
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Series: Passion's, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,900. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
Dawn has inherited her mother’s gift of visions that sometimes promise happiness, but all too often hint of grave danger. This story opens with just such a vision.In the grips of the most fearful vision she has ever had, Dawn sees darkness and smoke. Flames erupt and a gunshot pierces the night. Pain hits her chest and Dawn knows what she must do, even if it means her own death.
Ghilan
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Series: The Montenegro Cycle, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,660. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
Ergie is a high-school slacker with too few friends, so when he meets Zack he welcomes the friendship. But he soon discovers that Zack isn't what he seems, his parents have a hidden past, and everyone he loves is threatened by a race of ancient creatures known as ghilan. Can Ergie find the truth, and if he does, will he have the courage to do what he knows is right?
Far Horizons
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Series: The Emigrants Trilogy, Book One. Price: Free! Words: 86,280. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Far Horizons is a sweeping saga of that will take you from the Highlands of Scotland to the untamed Canadian wilderness and the bustling streets of Boston. Based on actual love letters, it celebrates the strength of a promise and the enduring power of love. Written by USA Today bestselling author Kate Hewitt, and Book One of The Emigrants Trilogy.
The Contessa's Vendetta
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,040. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The Contessa's Vendetta is a historical suspense thriller about a cruel betrayal and a vendetta that will hold you spellbound until its shocking ending!
Dry Gulch Pass
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Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 8,400. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Waco Texas Sheriff, Ed Hixson, tangles with a gang of outlaw rustlers bent on killing the sheriff and burning down the town.
Quantum of Solstice
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Series: The Londum Series, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,030. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
From an Alternate Victorian England called Albion, three spooky short stories set during the Yuletide season, featuring Rufus Cobb, Adele Curran, Jim Darby and Thornton Wells. In these three stories our heroes come face to face with what it means to live ... and to die. The Last Present - A Snowball in Hell’s Chance - Death on the Cards. And a bonus poem - ‘Twas the night before Solstice'.
An Older Evil
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 95,810. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
In the spring of 1386 trouble is brewing, murderous trouble…
Edric the Wild
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Series: Sons of Mercia, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 244,800. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
1059 AD: Edric, a young Anglo-Saxon, leads a pleasant life hunting in the woods or dancing in taverns until his Norman neighbor falsely accuses him of murder. Edric takes his first stance against the growing power of the Normans--a stance he soon holds for all of Saxon Engla-lond. This Robin Hood-esque story features many historical figures and villains cruel enough to be in a Grimm fairy tale.
It Is What It Is - The Psychiatrico-Legal Tragedy
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Price: Free! Words: 21,080. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is the story of a soon-to-be doctor dismantling and rebuilding a medical paradigm. This is or could be your story. This is the story of Frodo. This is the story that you’re already acquainted with. This is the story that brings people together and it begins with the protagonist locked away in America’s Azkaban. Herein lies his struggles, day by day, hour by hour.
Gypsy Spirit
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Series: Tango of Death. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 65,470. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012 by Books We Love Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Few people realize that being Gypsy in 1943 Poland was as dangerous and frightening as being a Jew. It is guessed that between five hundred thousand to one million Gypsies perished during the Holocaust, the Porraimos (the devouring) as the Gypsies called it. Book 2, Partisan Heart Book 3, Jewish Soul
The Mourning Woman
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,320. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In the time that has passed since MANDARIN YELLOW, Socrates' father has died and his mother has returned to her Greek origins, moving into a condominium populated by elderly Greek immigrants, including one woman who is reputed to be the direct descendant of the ancient Oracle at Delphi. And that is where Socrates' problems begin...
Proof Through the Night
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,450. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
It is July 1812 and Lady Sarah Anne, a high-minded aristocrat traveling on a British ship, is captured by the American privateer, Captain Patrick Morgan. The young United States has declared war against powerful Great Britain. Within the backdrop of the terror of the British siege of the Chesapeake Bay, Lady Sarah Anne and Patrick learn how two opposing hearts and minds can become one.
Out Of The Cold
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
As the Ice Age comes to an end, Bear Paw and The People follow the glaciers as they retreat to the north. The ice and snow are all that they know, but they may learn something new when a strange spirit falls from its place among the stars...
The Hundred Years Farce
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,650. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
The United States invaded México in 1846! What if they never left? See what the world might look like if the Old South had acquired the territory of México before the Civil War. This alternative history covers the period from 1846 to 1946 and indulges in political satire that is more relevant than ever.
Angelina's Oak
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Price: Free! Words: 109,310. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Angelina’s Oak is a richly detailed mix of historical fiction and fantasy with some romance, adventure and suspense. Five short stories woven within involve the colorful characters whose lives ended in the tree, each of which portrays a significant period in Los Angeles’ history.
Sir Thomas and the Abbess Martha
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Price: Free! Words: 1,660. Language: British English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The ghosts of Mayfield Abbey, wicked Sir Thomas, and saintly Abbess Martha, rarely agree about anything, but when they discover that their beloved stately pile is in danger they may be forced to co-operate!
The Elusive Ancestor
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Series: Danny McPherson, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,600. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The Elusive Ancestor Follow along as Will McPherson makes his way across 1861 America from Virginia, to a new life in Oregon. Now go with Danny McPherson, a hundred and forty years later, as he searches for this ancestor, whose story has been lost in time.
The Spy Bazaar
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,870. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Europe, 1910. An ex-soldier is recruited by Britain’s new Secret Service Bureau to find German plans for a surprise attack. Instead, he discovers a secret that could determine Britain’s fate in a war. But the secret is locked in the mind of a German scientist, and someone wants him back.
Broken Vessels (volume 2 of Jars of Clay)
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Series: Jars of Clay, Volume 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,800. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012 by Elle Strauss. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
(4.00 from 1 review)
A novella - 33k. Jars of Clay + Broken Vessels = Romeo and Juliette in Ancient Rome. Jars of Clay (volume 1) and Broken Vessels (volume 2) contain strong religious themes and scenes of sensuality and violence. Recommended for ages 15 and up.