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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.
Riversitting 01: The North Pacific Gyre
Series: Riversitting: Topics in the Theory & Practice of Time Travel. Price: Free! Words: 81,320. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Zina disappears in 1874. In 1921, Hellen Hell-Fire and the Amazon Army, 6,000 angry women, invade the Kansas coal mines. In 1967, fifteen young people join the ingathering of the tribes in San Francisco. The girls seek adventure, escape, and freedom; most of the boys seek free concerts, unbound breasts, and no high school football. Marcus seeks to not die. The game's afoot! Follow your spirit...
A Woman Named Sellers
Series: Witches of Pendle, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,880. Language: British English. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Jennet Sellers has a secret; a terrible, guilt-ridden secret which has haunted her since childhood. As Jennet finds herself falling in love her life also begins to unravel, threatening to remove her thin veil of anonymity and reveal who she really is. Then, when a little boy starts telling tales about witches, suddenly Jennet finds that she is in the middle of a painfully familiar situation.
Daughter of Sparta: Chapter Six
Series: Daugher of Sparta. Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016 by Historic Heroines. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Set in ancient Greece, Daughter of Sparta follows Gorgo, the real daughter of King Cleomenes I of Sparta, and the events leading up to the Ionian Revolt. In Chapter Six, Gorgo is introduced to a treasure Aristagoras of Miletus brings to woo King Cleomenes to commit to his war campaign. This is the sixth installment to this series; Chapters One through Five are available for free.
Borrowed Guns
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,990. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
A middle-aged sheriff discovers the West is not as tamed as he once believed when both he and the elderly U. S. marshal who mentored him find themselves cornered by outlaws in two separate but deadly confrontations. But will experience and resourcefulness be enough to find their way out of each life-and-death situation? Only friendship stands between them and a bullet…
Trouble at Timber Ridge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,520. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
When his old boss sends gunfighter Harlan Shea a plea for help, Shea must return to Timber Ridge—despite his checkered past he'd sooner forget. A sophisticated cattle stealing plot, an underhanded telegraph clerk, and old enemies lead to deadly danger for Shea and the man who hired him. But the trouble gets downright serious when Shea meets Louisa, a beautiful woman with secrets of her own.
The Half-Breed Gunslinger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,440. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
A Florida swamp drifter, Hunter James Dolin is a man who trouble just seems to find—even when he’s not looking for it. Now that he finally has a chance for happiness, will he be able to hold on to it—or will he lose everything to two powerful men who join forces to seize what they want? Taking over the town is something Hunter won’t stand for. But when they take his woman…that’s a killing offense.