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Turning Points by Sian Turner
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 99,660. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When her mother dies, 10-year-old Carys Bowen's father sends her to live with her aunt proving, in Carys' mind, that she isn't good enough. Auntie Mary suspects that Carys' dad was 'fooling around' while his wife was dying. The story follows Carys' life from 1944 to 1958, through her transition from child to young woman and her job as a nanny. Will Carys be able to put the past behind her?
La traversée des conquérants by Bruno Robert des Douets
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 42. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: French. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
L'année 1066 a définitivement marqué l'Histoire d'une pierre blanche. A partir de ce moment, s'est bâti le monde anglo-normand dont la marque est encore bien vivace aujourd'hui, même en Amérique. Et si nous refaisions la traversée ? L'un des drakkars est en partance ! On y va ?
Ready Reference Treatise: The King Must Die by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The author has created a plausible story based on archaeological and anthropological premises. The author believes that it may have developed into the myth.
The Runaway by Terry Kay
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 148,070. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Tom and Son Jesus, two 12-year-old boys--one black and one white born the same hour of the same day--are best friends who spend their days dreaming, fishing, and trying to escape work. But their fun comes to an abrupt halt when they discover a human bone. This work is set in the 1940s and uses the relationships of two boys as a springboard for the beginning of desegregation in the South.
Silent Service by Zach Neal
Price: Free! Words: 16,300. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » General
Lieutenant-Commander Oliver Dunbar and the crew of E-17, thirty men and boys in a steel cylinder a hundred and eighty feet long, must penetrate the Dardanelles and the Bosphorus and get into the Black Sea. The inland sea has been an Ottoman lake for hundreds of years. It’s their job to sink the ships that sustain the Empire, in support of an imminent campaign on the Turkish mainland.
Gun Man by Loren D. Estleman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,450. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
After killing for the first time in his life, Eugene must run for his life. Calling himself John Miller, he joins the legendary Missouri militia. As the casualties mount, stories of his fearsome exploits spread throughout the West, and his gun-slinging skills become much in demand--on both sides of the law.
A Worthy Wife by Barbara Metzger
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,870. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Aurora Halle McPhee, a girl of humble (some might say unconventional) background, cannot believe her luck when she is betrothed to the dashing, well-bred Harland Podell. Aurora soon learns, however, that the match is too good to be true when the nuptials are interrupted--by the brother of the groom's wife!
Saved by Scandal by Barbara Metzger
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,670. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
When his betrothed leaves him stranded at the altar, Lord Galen Woodbridge is more embarrassed than broken-hearted. Desperate to deflect attention from his humiliating plight, he decides to stir up a bit of a scandal -- by wedding London's most eligible and elusive songstress, the magnificently sensuous Margot Montclaire.
Valentines: A Trio of Regency Love Stories for Sweethearts' Day by Barbara Metzger
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,680. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
A trio of Regency love stories for Sweethearts' Day! BALD LIES Audrina is desperate to ensure that Lord Blanford not only notices her beautiful cousin but marries her as well. However, Max's head is beset by larger worries than matrimony--though he is curiously diverted by the antics of the flame-haired matchmaking minx. . . . THE LAST VALENTINE (see full description)
Over The Line by Keith R Parker
Price: Free! Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military(4.80 from 5 reviews)
A story of duty, chaos theory and brotherly love. On his final recon operation into Vietnam's Valley of Death, Ken Swallow learns more than he bargained for.
Die Geliebte des Wikingers by Alexis Grey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,380. Language: German. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Das Gut von Harriets Vater in East Anglia wird von Wikingern überfallen. Die mutige junge Frau wehrt sich mit aller Kraft gegen eine Gefangennahme und sticht dabei dem Anführer Ansgar ins Auge, der sie kurz entschlossen mit in seine Heimat nimmt. Wird es ihm gelingen sie für sich zu erobern?
War Secrets: A Short Story by Libby Fischer Hellmann
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
This short story takes place in the 1930s in Leipzig, Germany. The Nazis are in power, but the war has not yet begun. A young physics student and an older German scientist must work together to find a way to split the atom. But both men have secrets that could put the other in mortal danger. Originally published in the 2013 MWA Anthology THE MYSTERY BOX, edited by Brad Meltzer.
Ella Wood (Ella Wood, 1) by Michelle Isenhoff
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,500. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015 by Candle Star Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Historical » USA
As North and South sweep toward war, Emily must battle her father's traditional expectations in a personal bid for freedom. Her assumptions about slavery have been shattered, and her dream of attending university has blossomed into fierce ambition. Meanwhile, the real fight may lie within her heart, which stubbornly refuses to accept that a choice for indendence must be a choice against love.
Saxon Fall: The Rise of the Warlord by Griff Hosker
Series: Wolf Brethren. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,610. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
There is a new Warlord and he has to face the threat of an invasion from Northumbria. The world is changing and the loyalties of some of his allies are questioned. When treachery strikes then the men of Rheged are forced to defend their homes with their lives. The novel climaxes in the historical battle of Hatfield when the Mercians and the Welsh face the Northumbrians of King Edwin.
Jesusita by Ronald L. Ruiz
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,600. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015 by Amika Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Jesusita is the story of immigrants—legal and illegal—trying to survive in California in the years after World War II. The interrelated lives of these people provide a complex, sometimes violent, and often tragic image of American poverty within the nation’s postwar boom.
Im Zeichen der Runen by Alexis Grey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,440. Language: German. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Um einer Zwangsheirat zu entgehen, entflieht die junge Prinzessin Ella zusammen mit ihrer Zofe und besten Freundin Harriet dem Hofstaat ihres Vaters in East Anglia, England. In einem abgelegenen Kloster finden die beiden Frauen Unterschlupf, doch der Frieden währt nicht lange. In den frühen Morgenstunden des folgenden Tages wird das Kloster von Wikingern überfallen.
Clayton's Honor by MK McClintock
Series: British Agent, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,220. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical
On the wind swept shores of Ireland, a British Agent must leave behind duty to country for the sake of his honor. Author MK McClintock returns with a tale of adventure, romance, and unexpected discoveries in Clayton's Honor.
Imperfect by Bronwyn Kienapple
Price: Free! Words: 43,070. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
England, 1813. Lady Theodosia feels she has no choice but to marry a man she doesn't love. That is until she stumbles into a different universe where half-beings roam the ruins of an unknown civilization. When she falls for one of its inhabitants, Ahuil, Theodosia is haunted by a question she cannot shake — in the face of terrible danger, how much is she willing to risk for love?
Arthur Archer and the Warrior Queen by Ben Molyneux
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,660. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Historic Young Adult action fiction Set in AD 41 with modern day sections, this time travel story is a great action read with brilliant historic detail. Great for adults and children, with none of the gory bits left out!
A Girl Called Foote by A. E. Walnofer
You set the price! Words: 89,090. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 1 review)
Set in England in the 1800s, this is the coming-of-age story of two remarkable people leading very different lives. Misfortune requires the very clever Lydia to seek work as a maid. From the moment mischievous Sir Jonathan catches her reading books she is supposed to be dusting, he is intrigued. Thus begins a clandestine relationship that is, for both of them, amusing, confusing and enlightening.