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A Killing Life by Richard Robinson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,590. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Jonathan Edwards, an American of English father and American mother, has an English fiance. He volunteers to fight with the British in WW1. The story tells of his tragic struggle with the horrors of war, the British class system and his love for his fiance.
The Story Of My Escape by Andrew K Lawston
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 58,720. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Fiction » Historical » General
In 1755, the infamous Giacomo Casanova was locked up without trial in Venice's notorious Leads prison. Over 15 months he battled disease, madness, boredom, grotesque gaolers, bad books and fellow prisoners. This is Casanova's own account of the escape bid that made him a celebrity across Europe, full of his unique wit and philosophy, translated into English in full for the first time.
An Awareness of Dark Things: Book Two of the Chronicles of the Royal Society for Investigation of the Paranormal by Kate Gray
Series: Chronicles of the Royal Society for Investigation of the Paranormal, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,140. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Major Macconnach has tried to leave the mistakes of his past behind, to make a new life. Greatest of all, he wishes to do no harm, to preserve life. Isabel Alderton only knows that he has withdrawn, and will not see her. Too late, Macconnach realizes that someone else has designs on her - will it be too late for them both?
Hell Has Its Demons by Mark Lord
Series: A Jake Savage Adventure. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,830. Language: British English. Published: January 22, 2014 by Alt Hist Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
What if the demons portrayed in the Middle Ages were real and could be conjured by necromancers? And what if those seeking power decided to use demons to get what they wanted? In Hell has its Demons a plot unfolds to use demons to take the ultimate prize of all – the crown of Edward III, King of England.
Lovely Little Liar by Gloria Gay
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,720. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Regency
Abandoned at the altar, ruined and destitute, Abigail Westcoate has a new start, a new name, and a new life as a governess…with the sister of the handsome marquess responsible for destroying her livelihood, and he seems intent upon stripping away more than her lies.
The Fallen Princess by Sarah Woodbury
Series: The Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,020. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Hallowmas 1144. The murdered body of Prince Hywel’s long lost cousin, a woman thought to have run away with a Dane five years earlier, turns up on a beach. The trail has long since gone cold until the investigation threatens to expose dangerous truths that everyone from king to killer would prefer to keep buried. The Fallen Princess is the fourth Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mystery.
Guns & Lovers (A Pair Of Classic Westerns) by Susan Hart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,200. Language: American English. Published: January 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Will Rolt Monty Stand Alone? is about a sheriff, anxious to hang up his badge and leave with his mail order bride. The Western Mail Order Bride: Love & Silver In Marlboro Valley, is set in a new silver mining town in Colorado, in 1871. Men outnumber women ten to one and a rancher, Brigham Whitestar, seeks a mail order bride.
Final Flight by Jean Lopez
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 54,950. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2014 by Aurora House. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Jim Dalton loved being a fighter pilot, even with all its dangers. Spellbound, he watched as the Messerschmidt 110 pumped bullets directly into the Hurricane’s fuselage... Years later a team of aviation archaeologists were excavating a Hurricane that had fallen during the Battle of Britain and discovered Jim’s remains, along with a fob watch, wallet and dilapidated photo of a young woman.
Three Brothers in Arms by Georgiann Baldino
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
In the American Civil War soldiers joined regiments with family and friends. Men went into battle surrounded by fellows they knew, trusted and loved. But in battles like Shiloh, which is depicted in this story, some units lost a third of their men. This story gives a personal account of what it was like for these "Brothers in Arms."
If I Should Live So Long by Mark Lind-Hanson
Series: Julian Plectrum, medieval fantasy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,420. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Julian Plectrum is a lute playing child of Cheshire. He travels to London and ends up in a medieval copyright dispute. Coming back from a search for new home for his future wife, he ends up in the midst of a great battle, discovering the brother left three years before among the wounded. He marries his sweetheart, they depart for their new home, only to be taken on another adventure...
The Last of the Blacksmiths by Claire Gebben
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 133,440. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
Following his dreams of freedom and prosperity, a 19th century blacksmith from the Bavarian Rhineland travels to Cleveland, Ohio, to pursue an artisan way of life that will ultimately vanish.
Serpiente de estrellas by Patricia Lucia Avila
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,690. Language: Spanish. Published: January 17, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Esta es una novela en la que se entreteje la cotidianidad objetiva de lo que fue México Tenochtitlan, una civilización perfectamente constituída, cuyos valores residían en el fervor religioso, el honor, la guerra, el inmutable destino y los sacrificios humanos.
Through Every Valley by Rebekah Colburn
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 92,360. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Vivian Lawson will never trust a man again. Her husband's timely death leaves her widowed on the Wyoming prairie, burdened by betrayal and guilt. Rob Hudson returned to Annapolis after fighting to preserve the Union and set the slaves free. But the pursuit of his dreams leads only to disappointment, and he sets out on a westward adventure that will reshape his character and lead him to Vivian.
Upon the Tide by C.S. Grady
Series: The Highwaymen, Verse 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Inspired by the song "Highwayman" written by Jimmy Webb. This is a series of letters about a young sailor named Kristoff Fuchs, on his first voyage in the 1800's.
United Again — Book Four in the Montana Series by Mabel G. Ebner
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 197,490. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Western
In this fourth book of the Montana Series, dreams, as well as unusual circumstances set several events in motion. Leaving for Canada late in the season could prove fatal, yet they head out with high hopes. Would they reach the new settlement before being caught in the deadly snows of the season, or would they become trapped in a blinding blizzard and perish? Only time will tell.
The Widow Nancy Buck by Grady Clark
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 78,990. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by Loose Cannon. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
It's the late 1880's and aging widow Nancy Buck is looking forward to spending her last few remaining years on the ranch her husband, John, carved out of the burning desert in Arizona. Being pressured by a local rancher to sell out, she can't help but wonder why. Why does the rich rancher desire her land enough that he's spending lives casually in an attempt to get it?
El reino de este mundo by Alejo Carpentier
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,160. Language: Spanish. Published: January 16, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
El tema principal de esta novela, lo real maravilloso, esta enmarcada en la Revolución haitiana. Ha sido ampliamente aceptada por la crítica y pertenece ya al canon académico, e introduce al lector, a través de los ojos de un esclavo, en la fascinante atmósfera de una Haití en busca de independencia, descubriendo un mundo de pasiones en medio de los tremendos lujos de la corte bonapartista.
To the End of Her Days by Malcolm Macdonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 164,150. Language: British English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Lay aside your present sorrows; others will deserve them more. When Jessica Lanyon's husband finally dies in 1920, of wounds from the Great War, she finds herself in charge of her own destiny for the first time ever. She does not lack for friendly and not-so-friendly advice but has no real ally until Lorna Sancreed, also widowed, arrives one day. But can the supposedly vulnerable Lorna be trusted?
Master of Illusion Book Two by Anne Rouen
Series: Master of Illusion. Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 130,870. Language: Australian English. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
It is Paris,1892, at the Opéra Magique. We follow Angel and Elise as their lives ensue in an entanglement of secrets, subterfuge, tragedy and love through which they battle their fated hand. Though the skeletons of the past continue to haunt, the veil concealing the truth about life and love begins to fall. Are they any closer to knowing love's true fulfilment? And will they live to tell the tale?