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Alexander and Catherine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,270. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The follow-up to 'Lady Catherine', Alex and Catherine have returned to 16th Century England where they upset the local witches and are in and out of favour with Queen Elizabeth I, who while in favour knighted Alex. A 'Sir' and father to Kate and Elizabeth, Alex has to supervise and defend his estate while accompanied by a talking horse, two protective eagles, and Rochelle and her pet dragon.
Dear Sakhi: The Lost Journals of the Ladies of Hastinapur
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,710. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
For the first time ever, the ladies of Hastinapur give us our innermost thoughts. Listen in on the words of Ganga, Satyavati, Kunti, Gandhari, Amba and Draupadi as they open their hearts to their companions.
Shelter from the Storm
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Historical
An Irish indentured servant, Abigail Flynn has managed to escape her lecherous American patron, thanks to his wife. Alone, traveling west on a buckboard wagon, Abigail is caught in a violent storm. As she shelters beneath the wagon, she doubts that things could get much worse — but they do.
17 Fascinating Women from The Mahabharata
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,800. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
The Mahabharata is a story of men, by men, for men. It is a tale of war and glory and revenge and ambition. Women appear in it, but only as minor, passive, secondary characters. Mere plot devices. But there are some women who transcend the story and become real people in their own right. In this book, you will read about seventeen such women.
The Black Swan Ghost (Penderry's Bizarre, #1.5)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: British English. Published: June 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Cursed with clairvoyance, Millicent Sinclair has been seeing ghosts for years. More annoyingly, she can hear them, speak with them, and worst of all, feel their clammy, cold touch. She takes no nonsense from the dead (or the living, for that matter), but an overnight stay at the haunted 'Black Swan Inn' leads to more than she bargained for. A Penderry's Bizarre short story.
Eugenie and the Earl
Series: Regencies. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,590. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Eugenie, orphaned in Switzerland, is working her way through France in 1812 as she returns to England and a home with her uncle. She is helped by the stranger Hugues. Enjoying London Society, she is worried by the behaviour of her cousin George. Then the Earl of Lyndhurst comes to the rescue.
Captain's Cross
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,020. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016 by Rogue Phoenix Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » General
Ben Deland has survived pirates and near death from the deadly cannons of a French warship but now must trek deep into the hostile wilderness to save a young colonial officer from French and Indian treachery.
Common Dogs
Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Historical » USA
Agents 32 and 33 go out on a Thursday evening in late May, searching for a short story in east Charlotte (USA). With two strikes on them, they stumble upon a home run in a Plaza-Midwood bar. Approximately 1600 words. No violence, sex or drug usage. And no Mr. Malloy in this one. Apolitical and nonreligious. This tale is low on the strangeness scale, but high on the real-life accuracy scale.
The President's Hitman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,510. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
After the Civil War was over, the west was getting over populated with dangerous gangs. Who was going to stop them and at what cost would it take. Only one man is tasked with this job and the person is The President’s Hitman. Will the hitman take out the Back Country Boys Gang or will his family and his love of his life get in the way?
Revolution's Reign
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
A century after the American Colonies failed their revolution, Henry Wilson and his fellow compatriots still fight with hopes of freeing their nation from Britain's iron grip. They find an opportunity when they come across a disgraced British Soldier who goes by the name of Ulysses S. Grant.
Wolf Creek: Luck of the Draw, part two
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,650. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016 by Cane Hollow Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In this collection: the saloon owners of Wolf Creek have decided to sponsor a poker tournament, bringing gamblers from throughout the west. What could go wrong? That's what Sheriff G. W. Satterlee and Marshal Sam Gardner are wondering, and they're pretty sure they know the answer... Conclusion of two parts!
Wolf Creek: Luck of the Draw, part one
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,200. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016 by Cane Hollow Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
In this collection: the saloon owners of Wolf Creek have decided to sponsor a poker tournament, bringing gamblers from throughout the west. What could go wrong? That's what Sheriff G. W. Satterlee and Marshal Sam Gardner are wondering, and they're pretty sure they know the answer... Part One of Two!
Wolf Creek: War Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,340. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016 by Cane Hollow Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
In this collection of Wolf Creek short stories, citizens of the town pass through the barber shop of John Hix, who likes to "collect" war stories. Hix, however, is a deadly killer... and if you tell him the wrong tale, it will be your last...
The Officer
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,990. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Wild Blue U: Foundation of Honor - The Officer continues the historical saga chronicling the United States Air Force Academy. The Officer unveils the arduous training of America’s leaders, showcasing empathetic, larger-than-life characters set against a fascinating tapestry of historical fact.
Done Growed Up
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,490. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
When we last left the Mackey Family their lives were in a state of turmoil. Divorce, alcoholism, racism, death, puberty, what WEREN'T they dealing with? Now, the apron strings are cut we will find out! Done Growed Up, the second book in my Apron Strings trilogy, settles us back into the lives of our beloved characters from my first novel.
Frost on Barbed Wire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 99,510. Language: British English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In 1945 German-Polish brother and sister, Erich and Magda Laube, flee across the snow-covered Silesian Plains to escape the Russian invasion of Warsaw. Years later, as a rookie reporter in Berlin, Erich is still haunted by his wartime memories. His restless nature leads him into danger as he tries to help friends trapped behind the Iron Curtain.
Riversitting 05: The Knee-Knee-Squaw
Series: Riversitting: Topics in the Theory & Practice of Time Travel. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,460. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Drugs return. Thugs return. A new love returns. Crystal learns to paint her words, and Fred the Pastor finds solace, at last, thank God. We find the answer to Ssandra's question of who Cassandra was, and how to spatchcook the son-of-a-seabiscuit. Marcus sees Elizabeth Ann for the last time, and finds peace in Morgantown.
Riversitting 04: Nester Creek
Series: Riversitting: Topics in the Theory & Practice of Time Travel. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,960. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A friend from the Red Bedford returns, and the world shifts and changes course. Hellen Hell-Fire is sent off with a tornado party, safe from the storm at last. The friend finds two tombstones in the orchard over the creek; ghosts rise, but whose ghosts they might be is buried in Hellen's thousand diaries. Dave Scott intrudes, from his lovely, empty house in the woods, and Lissa is left desolated.
Riversitting 03: Piss Pot Island
Series: Riversitting: Topics in the Theory & Practice of Time Travel. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,190. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Washington, 1971: David Michael Robert Scott stands astride the city, or believes he does. Marcus, also known as Dennis, comes to see, and is colpito dal fulmine. Elizabeth Ann sends one out of the park, and love begins. It sends down roots, blossoms, sends runners up the garage wall, and takes over the place. Marcus hears her secrets, and begins to tell her his, and then all falls down.
Riversitting 02: Little Lithodendron Wash
Series: Riversitting: Topics in the Theory & Practice of Time Travel. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,550. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A 1965 Bedford CA Dormobile Romany Six, in red and cream, with six up, heads east from the Lair of the White Witch across the Great American Desert. Thugs, Death Valley Dead Place, and that pendejo Bergen notwithstanding, the Red Bedford makes it as far as Loretto Corner. On board, six originales and a couple of nice Mennonites out hitchhiking pass on by; one returns to his Oma.