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The Juniper Bride by Maddie Taylor
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,100. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014 by Blushing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A young woman hides aboard the train to follow her fiancé west, rather than be left behind with her stepmother and papa. Disaster seems to follow her, though, beginning with a rail accident. Can her fiancé protect her? And what will she think, when she learns of his reason for coming west in the first place?
Alma's Mail Order Husband (Texas Brides Book 1) by Kate Whitsby
Series: Texas Brides, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 38,330. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014 by Gold Crown. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A historical western cowboy romance story about a mail order husband. Alma and Jude McCann get married in the little adobe church in Eagle Pass. But the minute they come home to the ranch, their plans for happily ever after run off the rails. Jude joins the sisters on the range, and conflicts develop in their approaches to managing the ranch. Can their marriage survive?
The Hills of Happiness by Peter Mcmullin
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 128,530. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014 by Author Way Limited. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » General
India in the late days of the raj, England in the great slump of the 1930’s; these are the settings of this story of family interaction and decline. James and Dorothy Martinmas appear to inhabit a sort of Garden of Eden in the green hills of souther India. But there are serpents: in the past and in the present.
A Spider's Thread Across the Tay by Mary Edward
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,130. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014 by Author Way Limited. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
During a fierce storm, a train carrying seventy-five people is hurled into the Firth of Tay when the bridge it is crossing collapses. Everyone on board is killed. It is the night of 28th December 1879. A Spider’s Thread Across the Tay is a work of fiction, but the story of the Tay bridge disaster is real. The tragedy and the lives of the people it touches are vividly brought to life
Death Be Pardoner To Me by Dorothy Davies
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 83,140. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014 by Fiction4All. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Alternative history
The Wars of the Roses were terrible years when armies swept back and forth across England and kings were the pawns of arrogant nobles. In these savage times, three royal brothers defeated all those who would rob them of the throne but then, from within, they faced a new enemy.
Land Without Evil by Matthew J. Pallamary
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,240. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » General
*Finalist - San Diego Book Award* Journey back two hundred and fifty years to a long forgotten world where nature speaks through plants and song pours forth from waterfalls as breathtakingly as a church choir sings Ave Maria. A place where the rhythm of a feathered rattle is believed to bring you closer to your creator. A world where mysticism and innate spirituality conflict with Christianity.
Mail Order Bride: Ready For Love (Brides Of The West Book 2) by Leah Wyett
Series: Brides Of The West, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,270. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014 by Gold Crown. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Western
A historical western cowboy romance story about a mail order bride. Hazel is planning her first Christmas with Heath and their wedding. She’s also plotting to help John, Heath’s best friend and partner find love. The problem is, John is already in love…With Hazel. It will take John a wild ride across Texas and a gunfight alongside desperate men to realize what he needed. But is it too late?
Literature Companion: The House of the Spirits by History World
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 74 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 254. Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 11,490. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
There is an interesting story behind the conception of the novel. It is said that Isabel Allende got the news that her one hundred year-old grandfather was dying. She started writing a letter to her grandfather. This very letter, eventually, became manuscript of “The House of the Spirits.”
Mail Order Bride: Westward Winds (Montana Mail Order Brides: Book 1) by Linda Bridey
Series: Montana Mail Order Brides, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 49,390. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014 by Gold Crown. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Western(5.00 from 1 review)
A historical western cowboy romance novel about a mail order bride. Stifled in her life of high society balls and parties, Tessa O’Connor makes her escape to Montana to marry Dean Samuels, a widower with two children. She is instantly attracted to the rugged ranch owner but can she break through his defenses and make him see that a life filled with happiness and love is within reach?
Much Secret Sorrow: Guy of Gisborne 1 by L.J. Hutton
Series: Guy of Gisborne & Robin Hood, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 278,120. Language: British English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Adventure » Action(4.00 from 1 review)
Robin Hood: you know the stories, you know the hero – or do you? How did he elude so many sheriffs? Overcome so many adversaries? Alone ...or was there a man on the inside? History paints Sir Guy of Gisborne blacker than black, the enemy of a great English hero, but on his death-bed Guy reveals to his confessor the secrets of his double life – as spy and covert enemy of the very sheriffs he served
Transcendence.. by Angela S. Walton
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,250. Language: Australian English. Published: July 9, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
A LOVE THAT SPANS THE HEREAFTER Sexually assaulted, Matilda has no idea this catastrophic event will trigger an encounter with her soul-mate from the spirit world, Lieutenant Thomas Heath Winchester. As the pieces start to fall into place, the couple resume their love between two worlds, a love tested when Matilda must take on the role of her life. Is she prepared for the sacrifice?
Heavy Water: A Detailed Collection of Information Regarding the Norwegian Factory Sabotage by CamVid100
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 10,290. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
After a not-so-swift landing, a group of commandos are set out to find and destroy a heavy water plant in Nazi-occupied Norway. The stakes have never been higher. Surviving, alone, will be a challenge for this small group of men. This book will keep the reader on the edge of their seat with every word. "Failure was not a sufficient option."
Changing Places by Sarah M Jefferson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,870. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Martha Grey, formerly companion and nurse to the late Marcia Gilbert, heads home, detouring, as a final duty to Marcia, to deliver bequests to her niece, Frances Gilbert. On the journey Martha is unwell and on arrival, faints. Frances mistakes Martha for Marcia and pleads with 'her Aunt' for her help. What should Martha do? Will she be able to help? And what will be the outcome of Changing Places?
Companions by Peter Darman
Series: The Parthian Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 179,950. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
This, the fifth volume in the ‘Parthian Chronicles’ series, is set in the time between ‘Parthian Dawn’ and ‘Parthian Vengeance’. It tells the story of Pacorus and a band of companions who embark on a mission to rescue one who was left behind in Italy after the Spartacus slave revolt. The quest will lead them to the city of Ephesus where gladiatorial games are being held.
The Cinder Crown by DR Stokes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 147,140. Language: British English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Intrigue, revolution, and war. Rescued from her abusive step-mother by the spymaster Countess Maria, Cordelia is feted and loved by the people as their beloved Cinderella. Beneath the surface however, the country is teetering on the edge of bloody revolution and deadly factions. If she is to survive, Cordelia must quickly learn to navigate this dangerous new world, or else be destroyed.
Reign of the Voice by Jordan Foye
Series: Legend of the Voice. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,490. Language: American English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
There is an abandoned mansion in Virginia called Underwood. It is haunted by the spirits of the past who are ruled over by Christina, a spirit consumed by rage and hate. Denied death, the spirits' only hope for peace lies in five unsuspecting teenagers who've just arrived. They must figure out how to bring the spirits peace while avoiding Christina's murderous intent.
In de ketel by Anna Coudenys & William Peynsaert
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 8,450. Language: Dutch. Published: July 8, 2014 by De Scriptomanen. Categories: Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Historical » General
Olga is een veteraan van de grote slag bij Stalingrad. Haar hele borst hangt vol met medailles. Elk jaar trommelt men haar op voor de traditionele herdenking. Die heldenstatus zint haar echter niet en smaakt zuur in haar mond. De jaarlijkse ceremonie is wel het lievelingsmoment van haar jongere broer, die de glorie van zijn zus graag naar zich toe trekt... Een tragikomische toneelmonoloog!
Maddy and the Gambler by Aubrey McKnight
Series: Ladies of the Abberly Theater, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,270. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014 by Boroughs. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
In Victorian London, a horribly scarred seamstress finds herself gambling on the healing love of a viscount's gadabout son.
The Observer by Natalie Wexler
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,430. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
One young woman recklessly defies expectations about a lady's proper place. Another, her maid, is secretly spying on her mistress's indiscretions. Based on real events, The Observer spins a universal tale of forbidden ambition, frustrated love, and ultimately, empathy across boundaries of class and culture.
Blue: A Novel on the Civil War by Joe G Poindexter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,340. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Historical
In 1860, after his girlfriend is enticed to marry a parson, David Lofland leaves Hickory Flats, Tenn., to relocate to Arkansas with his family. They experience disappointment and tragedy as they seek a new life. Depressed over his loss and saddened by other family events, David joins the Confederate Army in 1862. The war brings more grief, bitterness, and sadness. Even God seems against him.