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The Man Who Sought Eternity by Jeffrey Peter Clarke
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 126,790. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016 by Fiction4All. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Gilgamesh, youthful king of ancient Uruk, first in all our world and greatest of heroes, is victorious over his bitterest enemy. But this glow of triumph reveals his own failings when in time of peace he proves a tyrannical, pleasure-seeking despot, taking as reward for saving his people any young woman of the town, whilst ignoring the rising anger of his people.
Shadow Of The Beast by Jeffrey Peter Clarke
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,530. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016 by Fiction4All. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
A tale of Theseus the Athenian. From a world of light and life he will enter the realms of hell. Theseus’ childhood years saw him raised in sunlit innocence as a boy of the country, yet well taught in the hard skills of a warrior. On reaching manhood it is revealed to him that his true father is Aegeus, king of ancient Athens. Theseus embarks upon a journey to claim his right as prince and heir.
Glenaire's Lady by Billie Warren Chai
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 20,710. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2016 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Lady Auralea Fraser is preparing for Christmastide when she learns the King has ordered her to marry. Sir Christian Gordon will do his duty to his monarch and happily wed with the Lady of Glenaire. An adversary from within is lying in wait. Will Auralea and Christian find love for Christmas or will they fall into the hands of their enemy?
The Bones You Have Cast Down by Jean Huets
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,140. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2016 by Circling Rivers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Inspired by a true story, The Bones You Have Cast Down will transport you to a medieval village and a lush Renaissance court, to long ago times not unlike our own, when the keepers of faith conspired against the faithful, and the rich and powerful embraced war and corruption even while fostering works of artistic brilliance revered to this day.
Anonymous by Y&R Publishing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,030. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Behind closed doors of the Mississippi Delta, lies a tangled web of seduction, secrets, sin, and shame. A dynamic new series by debut author, Olivia Bridges.
Slaughter's Way (A J.T. Edson Western) by J.T. Edson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,090. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
When folks talked of Slaughter’s way, they did not mean a cattle trail, a road between two towns or a famous street in a city. They meant the way a medium-sized Texas rancher looked at life and handled its problems. Slaughter said exactly what he meant, and did exactly what he said he’d do. So when John Slaughter told Big Tag he’d kill him where he stood, he aimed to do just that …
Witch! The Alison Balfour Story by Adrien Leduc
Price: Free! Words: 20,360. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Young adult or teen » HistoricalNaNoWriMo 2016 book. Last updated 2016-11-13 16:50:13
Murder and injustice. Such are the themes of Witch!: The Alison Balfour Story which tells the true story of Alison Balfour, a woman accused of being a witch and burned at the stake on December 15, 1594 at Kirkwall, Scotland.
Bad Men Go To Hell by Tony Masero
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,380. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Courage or cowardice can happen in the briefest moment of time. In the split second that Tag Donovan takes to face down the killer Scart Benjamin, events are set in motion that are bound to change the rest of his young life. It all begins with a bank raid that goes horrendously wrong and leaves a town destroyed and a heap of bodies lying in the street.
Nazi Saboteurs on the Bayou by Steven Burgauer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 111,320. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
A dead German in a whorehouse bed. A pair of bloated corpses floating in a Mississippi bayou. A mysterious notebook filled with unknown codes and hand drawn maps. A Mafia Don helping the Allies seek revenge on the Fascists. A series of anagrams challenging the code-breaking talents of the brilliant minds at Bletchley Park. A Nazi plot to sabotage the production of Higgins landing craft.
A Taste Of My Thoughts Our Flag by Steve Lake
Price: Free! Words: 360. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Fiction » Historical » USA
A poetic thought on Veterans day for all those that have sacrificed. Serving our country is more than self. The flag stands for more than just freedom and should be respected not being tossed around and burned by those that aren't willing to do and to give beyond self. Please enjoy and happy Veterans day!
Alibi Interrupted by J.L. Pattison
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » USA
TIME TRAVEL ALWAYS HAS ITS CONSEQUENCES When Stewart Hudson travels back in time to stop Lee Harvey Oswald from killing President Kennedy, things don't go as planned. Not only does Stewart unwittingly become Oswald's alibi, he also finds himself stuck in 1963 with no way home. When Stewart's future progeny attempts to intervene, everyone involved learns that time travel always has consequences.
Dawn of the Dark Ages: The Hunted by S. A. Swaffington
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,480. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
394 A.D. Descended from the God of war, Offa leads a group of young Angles deep in the primordial forest of North Germania to begin their year in the wild. To join the elite Wolf-Coats, they must live feral, unsupervised, hunt and kill wolves, before returning home dressed in wolfskins. But there's something else out there, and the hunters soon become the hunted.
The Bogeyman Chronicles by Craig Watson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 138,630. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016 by ThunderPoint Publishing Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In 14th Century Scotland, amidst the wars of independence, hatred, murder and betrayal are commonplace and ordinary people are driven to extraordinary lengths to survive, whilst those with power exercise it with cruel pleasure. From the horror of the times and the changing fortunes of the characters, the legend of the Bogeyman is born.
The Highwayman of Cordovia by Linda Weaver Clarke
Series: The Rebel Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,110. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
With the help of a bold highwayman and a pastor’s daughter, they try to save their country from being taken over by a power-hungry leader. As they strive to stop the Kingmen and thwart their plans, Christine finds herself falling in love with Austin Knight. The only problem with their relationship is that she thinks he is her knight in shining armor instead of a highwayman.
Cart Full of Husk by NK Sondhi
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 156,000. Language: British English. Published: November 6, 2016 by WoolysWagon ePublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
NK Sondhi interviewed both Muslims and Hindus whose families experienced the Partition of India in 1947. The toll on the people of India when forced to flee to the newly formed countries created chaos which lead to the unthinkable behaviour of many people. Families were changed forever. It is not a tale you will soon forget.
The Glove. by Mark Abel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,300. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
A collection of short stories. The gloves tells the real story of the Moon landing conspiracies. Ice explains why sometimes a little less water is a good thing. Read Fortune Cookie before you risk ignoring a premonition. Peeper, do you really know who's watching you? Four stories to amuse and entertain.
Under The Shadow Of Vesuvius by Mimi L. Thompson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,460. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Coming of age in the age of depravity in the Malibu of the ancient world. Bridget Jones Diary and Sophie’s World meet Ben Hur – on the beach. A gender-bending, genre-bending romp through the Bay of Naples in the first century BC, in a year or so in the lives of three Roman teenagers, Phoebe, her younger sister, Julia, and their odd-ball friend, Claudia Vesta. Reviews welcome.
The Baljuna Covenant by Tim Pelkey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,080. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2016 by SDP Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
James Andrews finally appears to be catching a break. After years of searching for Genghis Khan’s tomb, he unearths a bone during a dig on Burkhan Khaldun, Mongolia’s holy mountain. After tests suggest the bone belongs to Genghis Khan, Andrews and his colleague Abbey Conrad follow the strands of the bone’s DNA back through time and begin to unlock the secrets of thirteenth century Eurasia.
Reckless Desire by Elaine Angelus Kehler
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 72,360. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Lynette Beckwith’s first Season in London is filled with hopes of finding the perfect man—the man she would marry. Someone tall, dark and handsome, who will love her as much as she loves him. She never dreamed she might be marked as a ‘pigeon’ in an annual wager. A wager that will leave her reputation ruined.
The Garden of Allah Novels Trilogy #2 ("Searchlights and Shadows" - "Reds in the Beds" - "Twisted Boulevard") by Martin Turnbull
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 309,990. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
1940s Hollywood was a perilous time. Over the music of the Hollywood Canteen hung the fear that some of these brave boys won’t make it back. Then came the paranoia that Commies lurked behind every movie, bringing with it the Red Scare. And once HUAC was finished rattling its publicity-seeking saber, a new threat flourished. This time from that plywood book with the tiny screen.