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Wanted! Belle Starr!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,740. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
With one exception, the women were less well known in the annals of the Old West frontier legends. A beautiful, shapely, intelligent wildcat, quick in a fight, and deadly with a gun. Before she had ridden the owlhoot trails for long the posters began to appear on the sheriff’s notice boards from Canada to the Rio Grande, from the Mississippi to the Pacific ...Wanted! Belle Starr, the Oklahoma.
Lawmaster (A Piccadilly Publishing Western Book 5)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,860. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Sheriff Cole Masters makes an arrest for the brutal murder of a saloon girl but the killer is the son of a wealthy rancher and it’s clear the old man will do anything to see his son set free. Soon the peace of the small town is shattered and Cole finds himself a lawman on the run for murder. The rancher wants Masters dead and the two deadly gunmen on his tail are sure they can do it.
Wrong It Was, Very Wrong
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,030. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Aberdeen is a quiet, law-abiding city. Multiple recent murders has everyone in a state of panic. The police scramble to find a connection between the young women, but apart from the fact they are all very similar in appearance they come from very different backgrounds.
Channelling Kate Logue
Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
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Kate Logue, the most unusual young lady who the uber-surrealist Andre' Breton met in Derry/Londonderry in 1923, is the featured guest in this psecret psociety pshort pstory. Approx. 1100 words. If this were a movie it would probably be rated G.
The Pheasant
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,010. Language: British English. Published: July 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » General
“What did you do in the war granddad?” Simon asked. John Fintch had told no one that he was ‘The Pheasant’ the Top Secret leader of the British Resistance during WWII. It was time to tell what he actually did during the war so over the next few hours he told Simon how he was recruited, how he met his wife, the training and work as ‘The Pheasant’. He left out his personal battle with the SS.
Beulah's House of Prayer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,400. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2016 by Brick Mantel Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Some storms bring destruction. Others bring salvation. On Black Sunday, the worst dust storm in history brings with it a choice: Sugar must decide whether or not to return home, leaving the hospitality—and love—of Barmy’s inhabitants. A stunning Depression-era literary novel with a touch of magical realism, Beulah's House of Prayer captivates until the very end.
The Silent Partner
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,350. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
When Caleb Wayfinder partnered with the infamous gambler Doc Holliday, he hoped to see his fortunes rise, not find himself tossing drunks and deadbeats out of a saloon in the bustling town of Deadwood. So when Creek Johnson offers him an equal share in a gold claim in exchange for watching his back, Caleb agrees—only to run afoul of Johnson's double-crossing partners.
The Centurion
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,570. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Marcus Valerianus of the tenth Imperial Roman legion, is sent on a scouting mission seeking Jewish rebels. He encounters a young boy from nearby Nazareth, wandering in the desert. The boy talks of a “Father” who rules over all, and how he is doing his “Father’s work.” Marcus’ world will change as a perceived alien religion gains dominance in the existing political order.
Daughter of Sparta: Chapter Eight
Series: Daugher of Sparta. Price: Free! Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016 by Historic Heroines. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Set in ancient Greece, Daughter of Sparta follows Gorgo, the real daughter of King Cleomenes of Sparta and the events leading up to the Ionian Revolt. In Chapter Eight, Gorgo takes Perseus to the Sanctuary of Artemis Orthia to witness the gruesome cheese competition. Chapters One through Seven are available for free.
Impertinent Strangers: A Pride and Prejudice Story
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,460. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Regency
Fitzwilliam Darcy has declared the impertinent young lady who's been thrown into his path as tolerable but not handsome enough to tempt him. Soon after meeting Mr. Darcy, Miss Elizabeth Bennet unhappily discovers that the gentleman is haughty and above his company. She wants nothing to do with him. Will the two quit lying to themselves and find in the other what's been missing in their lives?
Successful Gestures: A Tale of Hollywood's Golden Age
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,990. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Two prominent purveyors of the American Dream, F. Scott Fitzgerald and Ronald Reagan, meet, and become friends,in Hollywood. The story is told in flash-back form,starting in 1967, just before Reagan is first sworn-in as Governor of California, flashing back to 1940, when they meet, and forward, in the end, to 1980, just after being elected President. Successful Gestures features a colorful cast of
Ανδρέας Καρκαβίτσας, Ο Αρχαιολόγος
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,180. Language: Greek. Published: July 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Το τελευταίο μυθιστόρημα του Ανδρέα Καρκαβίτσα είναι «Ο Αρχαιολόγος», το οποίο γράφτηκε το 1904 και εκφράζει τις απόψεις του συγγραφέα για την πορεία που πρέπει να ακολουθήσει η χώρα.
The Flesh Market
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 107,380. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Set amidst the slums of 19th Century Edinburgh and the ivory towers of its academia, The Flesh Market is an almost true story of murder, mad science, obsession, and the restless dead.
Destiny
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,250. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Western
A cowboy and the daughter of a Cherokee chief are both drawn to the same log cabin. When Charlie claims it as his, Ahyoka no longer has her sanctuary to run to. But destiny shapes the path which they will travel. Will the cabin bring them together as soulmates or pit them against each other as enemies. Who can tell?
Washita Book 3 of the Trail of Blood on Ice Trilogy
Series: Trail of Blood on Ice. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,260. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
This the final book in the Trail of Blood on Ice Trilogy Tip and his wife, Millie, are faced with the trials of preparing for the long trip West. Bustah and Willimina help in their preparations, though their hearts aren't in it, as they also are trying to help family of settlers that live nearby.
Where Love Restores, Book 4 Where There is Love
Price: Free! Words: 72,630. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Georgiana Somerset is intrigued by the handsome stranger who appears unexpectedly at the hunt ball—then is amazed and delighted to discover he is none other than Granville Dudley Ryder, dearest playmate of her childhood. But Granville must overcome the specter of his harsh father before he can find reconciliation and love.
Legacy of Truth
Series: Druid's Brooch, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 123,030. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2016 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Gifted with a magical brooch, passed down in her family for generations, Esme finds herself isolated and ill in an unfamiliar land. Her sister plots to steal the family heirloom from her in order to exploit the magical powers for her own gain, and Esme must battle for survival of herself and those she loves.
The Archimedean Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,470. Language: American English. Published: July 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
How much humanity can be lost before you are no longer human? Paris,1880, the City of Electric Light. Clockwork nobles of the Court promenade through the halls of Versailles, while Watcher spheres and cyborg police menace citizens in the streets. John must choose between his career portraying the artificial beauty of Court and the movement to restore France. He must decide: where does beauty lie?
Mists of the Blue Ridge
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,560. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Olivia lived a quiet and protected life tucked away on a farm in the Blue Ridge Mountains. It was far from the great war that had been raging between North and South. She had little interest in the who and the why, and wasn’t even sure where her sympathies lay. Then, without warning, the conflict surrounded her. At 16, she was ill prepared for the responsibilities that were thrust on her.
A Long Weekend
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,630. Language: British English. Published: July 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Historical » General
Janet Fraser, a promising young pianist, visits her mother’s family home in the Yorkshire dales where she is transported back to the early nineteenth century and her ancestors mistake her for a daughter of the house who had eloped some years previously.