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The Gryphon's Skull
By Harry Turtledove
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 140,310. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Menedemos, the dashing young sea captain, and his cousin, the scholarly Sostratos, are back in a new adventure. As opposing forces maneuver for advantage in the eastern Mediterranean, the cousins are determined not to let circumstances stand in the way of a profitable venture…especially since they are now in possession of a rare skull purported to be from the mythical Gryphon.
Thy Eternal Summer: The U.S. - Dakota Conflict of 1862
By Colin Mustful
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,330. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Thy Eternal Summer is a dramatic retelling of the events of the U.S. – Dakota Conflict of 1862 which took place in Mankato, Minnesota. The story is told through the eyes of Alfred Riggs, a young missionary who finds himself intertwined between the various and opposing sides of the conflict. The events and people are real and the story is largely historically accurate.
Rose Of Skibbereen Book Four: Rosie
By John McDonnell
Series: Rose Of Skibbereen, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,120. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
The fourth book in the Rose Of Skibbereen saga, this one follows the family through the 1960s. The main character, Rosie Morley, ends up in Swinging London in time for the birth of British rock 'n’ roll. At the same time, her son Pete is getting shot at in Vietnam. And Mercy, the stepsister Rosie has never met, comes back to Philadelphia. Each person faces a different crisis in this installment.
The Sheep Farmer V - The Trip
By Gerald Hartenhoff
Series: The Sheep Farmer, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,990. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014 by Pruitt Farm Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
John Allen, his wife Sara and niece Julie take a trip to Burwell, Nebraska for a nice pleasant visit with Jeffrey Jim and his family. The trip didn't go quite as planned. The Sheep Farmer and his best friend Jeffrey Jim are back together again for another action filled western adventure. This time they're up against someone who has a growing obsession for John's wife.
One More Time
By Anthony Skur, Jr
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,570. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The Air Force doesn’t want him but the CIA does...to ferry Corsair fighters to the French for their battle against the Viet Minh. The wing man he chooses has a skiing accident. The logical alternative is his friend’s beautiful wife Tina. The routine ferry missions become combat missions. Their friendship becomes a never ending challenge for Bartholomew, the guardian angel.
Lone Star Ranger: A Ranger To Ride With
By James J. Griffin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,000. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014 by Prairie Rose Publications. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western
Everything Nate Stewart holds dear has been stripped from him in one terrible, murderous raid. It’s up to a company of Texas Rangers to give him a new direction for his life. But will his thirst for vengeance win over his need for justice?
Liberty's Promise
By Barbara Leachman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,850. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Based on a real event that happened in the lives of the McGohon family, Liberty’s Promise takes the reader from 1774 to the end of the Revolutionary War. Mark McGohon’s part in the Continental Army and the role Betsy Jones must play as a British soldier finally bring them back together. When they meet again, Betsy has a secret that Mark may not be able to understand.
The Loving Spirit
By Lucy Gordon
Price: $4.58 USD. Words: 70,270. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Forced by a death-bed promise to marry a man she disliked, Kate found herself in a bewildering new world.
Before Now and After
By David W Kirby
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,560. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The first book this author wrote, aged 15, at a free festival. An occult history, a tour de force of esoteric knowledge.
Killing Moon
By David W Kirby
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,740. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A woman's life, from her teens in a Nazi death camp to her later work as a killer for Mossad.
Ma's Garden
By Elsie Johnstone
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 111,910. Language: Australian English. Published: April 7, 2014 by G. & E. Johnstone Pty Ltd. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
In 1902 Christopher and Ethel ‘Ma’ Johnstone left the city with their young family to open a country newspaper. Ma’s Garden is a gentle tale about the first year of their new life, the people they meet, their tribulations, their celebrations. ‘Ma’ planted her garden on a barren block while Christopher trusted in his future. This story is the essence of a small town, not so different from today.
Touch the Sun (The Beauvisage Novels, Book 2)
By Cynthia Wright
Price: Free! Words: 133,270. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
In 1789, on the eve of the first Presidential inauguration, charismatic Lion Hampshire aspires to a seat in Congress. To improve his rakish reputation, he agrees to an arranged marriage with Virginia-bred Priscilla Wade. However, his fiancée's headstrong lady's maid, Meagan, is not who she seems to be and Lion's plans may be undone by his passion for the wrong woman...
The House on Schellberg Street
By Gill James
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,390. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
WHERE IS HOME? Renate Edler loves to visit her grandmother in the house on Schellberg Street. She often meets up with her friend Hani Gödde who lives nearby. This year, though, it is not to be. Renate finds out a terrible secret about her family. She has to leave behind her home and her friends and become somebody she never thought she could be. The house on Schellberg Street needs to stay strong.
The Mermaids of the Darian Coast
By David Wesley Hill
Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
"The Mermaids of the Darian Coast" is a short story that takes place during the 1577-1580 circumnavigation of the world by Francis Drake. It is a companion piece to the author's critically acclaimed novel, At Drake's Command.
For Love’s Sake
By O'Neil De Noux
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
For over a hundred years, New Orleanians have settled affairs of honor at Dueling Oaks in the City Park (formerly the Allard Plantation). In the early years, none dare refuse a challenge. It was the Code Duello. This changed after the city became American.
Caesar and Cleopatra: A Tale of Julius Caesar
By Anne Spackman
Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
The final tale in the Tales of Julius Caesar series of stories. Caesar has journeyed to Egypt where he meets Cleopatra. The story continues until the end of Caesar's life.
Осъзнаване (Български роман) / Osaznavane (Bulgarian novel)
By Rositsa Tancheva
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 64,670. Language: Bulgarian. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
„...С дебютния си роман „Осъзнаване” Росица Танчева отправя дръзко предизвикателство ... тя ни поднася произведение, което предизвиква както патриотична гордост, така и тревожни мисли за съдбата на нашето поколение. Убеден съм, че този исторически роман ще намери своята благодарна читателска аудитория и ще заеме достойно място сред хубавите български художествени творби.“ ГЕОРГИ ЦАНКОВ
The Sarah and Hagar Consensus
By Manuela Cardiga
Price: Free! Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
If you want to start a fire, or end a war, you tell a story, so let me tell you a story about two women: Once upon a time in a harsh land a woman named Sarah lived a soft life. She was wed to the man Abraham and all the joy of love was hers, but her womb was closed. Year after year, as age advanced and beauty receded her desperation grew...
Caesar's Civil War: A Tale of Julius Caesar
By Anne Spackman
Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is a short story about Caesar's Civil War that began in 49 B.C. involving Julius Caesar and Pompey the Great. During the story, the two generals meet at the battle of Pharsalus in 48 B.C.
Kediak and the Legend of Ashwathama
By Cian Beirdd
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: American English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
There is a legend of a hunter. He travels the world, following the herd animals, killing them and using every part of them. He rarely interacts with the tribes, and no one ever finds him unless he wishes it. This man, Ashwathama, can do things most people cannot. He is a hard man, a secretive man. In the long history of my life, he is my greatest mistake. -Xia