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The Velvet Slipper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,620. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
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After a personal loss, Penelope Waters discovers a local mystery in the south of Western Australia: the death of both Jocelyn Bradshaw and her husband, Edward, on the same dark night, many years before. Together with Charles Bradshaw, a young local farmer, she must dig through the layers of time to uncover the truth behind the tragedy while also finding the courage to face her own demons.
Deep Beauty
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,600. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Following the precedent of society, Adaline Norbert innocently enticed a man to procure the craving of the beginning of the perfect life that she longed to have, only to be chastised as a taunt. The episodic consequence left her marred and alone, believing she would never be wanted by any man...
The Lambs of War
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,170. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
This is a story of a husband and wife, living in Nazi Germany, 1943. They are ordered to Ravensbruck Labor Camp. Isaac’s boss tries to keep the couple together hoping that they will at least not be separated. A murder of jealousy is committed. Isaac devises an escape plan. The second part of the tale is the many adventures, close calls, and accounts of how the couple avoided being recaptured.
Charlotte and the Twelve: A Steele Secrets Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,010. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
A teen with a secret. A decades-old murder. Their past could change her future. If you like richly researched history, inspiring characters, and sensitive explorations of our cultural past, then you’ll love the second book of the Steele Secrets series from Andi Cumbo-Floyd.
Emmy Nation: Undercover Suffragette
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,910. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Struggling to support herself as a typist in 1913 London, Emmy accepts a better-paid opportunity to serve Scotland Yard as an undercover suffragette—but at what cost?
War and Cold War
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,270. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
The book is about a military family during WWII through the Cold War. Their background and history touches the highlights of WWII, then winnows its history down to that of the Cold War and an over-flight. One recognizes and develops a metaphor with the Rime of the Ancient Mariner, a lyrical ballad or poem that captures both the exaltation and the misery of their lives.
Raptor Civil War Voyage of a Clipper Ship
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,480. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
It is October 10th 1860 two young men find themselves on a Louisiana levee in the middle of the night cold, destitute, and the sole survivors of a steamboat explosion. It is just the first in a series of events that will forever change their lives and propel them on a voyage of adventure, romance, mutiny, and treasure.
Take a Chance
Price: Free! Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Each flash fiction and short story in TAKE A CHANCE involves characters having to face their issues both physically and mentally. So, either of them can survive to tell a tale of both action and adventure.
The Unwilling Miss Watkin
Series: Uncommon Courtships. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,020. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Notorious rake Jareth Darby insists he wants only Eloise Watkin’s forgiveness for breaking her heart. Never! As he tries to prove to Eloise he has changed, he discovers one thing that will never waiver—his love for her. Can Jareth convince Eloise that she has finally tamed him?
Germania (Book 5 of the Veteran of Rome Series)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,400. Language: British English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Summer 105 AD. There has been no news from Marcus for over a year. Marcus’s nineteen year old son, Fergus, a soldier, dreams of becoming like his grandfather, Corbulo; a hero of the Legion. And soon opportunity beckons. On the Danube frontier war has broken out between Dacia and the Roman Empire. Dispatched to the front Fergus finds himself embroiled in a vicious, relentless struggle for survival.
The Man Who Sought Eternity
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
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
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
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
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)
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
Price: Free! Words: 20,360. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
NaNoWriMo 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
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
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
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!