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A Journey Into Knowing by Michael Weidman
Price: Free! Words: 11,820. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
After an earthquake occurs, a man named Daniel who, during one of his archaeological ventures, finds himself trapped in the ruins of a seemingly endless labyrinth of passageways and rooms. However, wonders beyond his imagination await him and Daniel finds himself trying to uncover the mystery behind it all.
Olympians by Norbert Mercado
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,590. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Norbert Mercado talks with long-time sports journalist Ron de los Reyes about Filipino Olympic athletes who could have won the first Olympic gold medal for the Philippines.
Orlando's Quest by Pete Minall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,680. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Orlando’s Quest Has Orlando Porthtowan really discovered a secret map hidden by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle within a Sherlock Holmes story? Or is it just a figment of his overactive imagination? Join him and his two companions as they attempt to unravel the treasure hunt of a lifetime. This stand-alone story is the final book in “The Trust” series.
The Sheridans by Norbert Mercado
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The group of American teachers came to the Philippines aboard the US transport ship USS Sheridan. They sailed from San Francisco, California to Manila several weeks before the arrival of the USS Thomas. The ship brought the first batch of Thomasites – 365 male and 165 female teachers.
How To Pause A Monster Called Time -A Short Story by Arno Le Roux
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
The reincarnation of the insomniacs of yesterday. A tribute to the ones who managed their return from hell, primed by the belief that there has to be something good and pure our there... somewhere out there... but not here... as well as the ones whose uphill back was dire, fruitless, disastrous...
Escape From Purgatory by Scarlet Darkwood
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,330. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
The unthinkable can happen. Claire Wright learns this nightmarish truth when life comes tumbling down around her. In her world, men still rule, and that includes what they do with their wives.
The Empress Emerald by Jane Harlond
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 121,450. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Abandoned as a child in a Bombay orphanage, Leo Kazan’s life takes an unanticipated turn when he becomes the protégé of Sir Lionel Pinecoffin, the city’s District Political Officer in Bombay, then he becomes a thief and a spy.
Here We Go Again, Boys by J. Allen Clary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,740. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
A handpicked squad of men, Gunny’s Marines struggle through an intensely hot and humid, Japanese infested Pacific jungle code named Boogeyman Island. After a successful mission and a harrowing departure from the island, the boys of Baker squad were on-route to their next mission when disaster struck the submarine they were traveling on....
The Trojan Peace: Half-Light by Jill Bartelt
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 190,940. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
This is the companion novel and conclusion to "The Trojan Peace: First Light." Andromache is a very different person than she was when she first came to Troy. Her life is full and happy. But as her connection to Hector deepens, and as the clouds of war gather on the horizon, she finds her peace threatened on all sides. Still, she must somehow find the courage to live, to love...and to laugh.
The Trojan Peace: First Light by Jill Bartelt
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 179,410. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » General
High in the citadel of wind-swept Troy, Andromache finds herself on the brink of a nightmare…or perhaps at the dawn of a new life. A traumatized refugee, alone in the world, she must face many fears when she is brought to the home of a leading Trojan family: Hecuba, Priam, Cassandra, Paris, and Hector. This novel is set in the ancient world and is inspired by the legends of the Trojan War.
Shadows Upon Netherfield: A Pride and Prejudice Variation by Nora Kipling
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,560. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017 by Heart Candies Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Mr. Darcy has insulted her vanity, but when she needs him most, he will be her salvation. After Jane falls ill upon going to Netherfield Park, Elizabeth follows and injures herself on the way, only to be rescued by one Mr. Darcy. Then Elizabeth attracts unwanted attention to one of Netherfield Park’s other residents. Will scandal and gossip ruin her forever? Will Mr. Darcy save her again?
Dupa cinci decenii by Cristina Gabriela Covaliu
Price: $5.80 USD. Words: 18,630. Language: Romanian. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » General
Personajul principal, Diana, este o tanara de mare sensibilitate, romantica incurabila, ce isi gaseste taria de a trece peste greutatile vietii, intr-o casa veche, bantuita de prezente din lumea de dincolo. Diana isi traieste povestea de iubire inca din liceu, care nu este cu final fericit, sperand totusi ca isi va gasi sufletul pereche intr-o viata viitoare.
The Poland Trilogy: Push Not the River; Against a Crimson Sky; The Warsaw Conspiracy (The Complete Historical Saga) by James Conroyd Martin
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 435,040. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Three acclaimed epics set in Poland (1791-1831) are included in this boxed set. PUSH NOT THE RIVER paints a vivid picture of a tumultuous and unforgettable metamorphosis of a nation and one woman's family as they struggle to survive. Napoleon appears in AGAINST A CRIMSON SKY, seeking help on his march to Moscow. In THE WARSAW CONSPIRACY, Polish cadets stage a daring uprising against Russia.
Life is a Cabernet: A Companion Wine Novella to The Winemakers by Jan Moran
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,620. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
From Jan Moran, the author of The Winemakers from St. Martin’s Press, comes a novella that’s as rich and irresistible as a fine cabernet wine. Henri Laurent is everything Napa wine publicist Juliana Cardona desires—intelligent, handsome, wealthy, and widowed—but is the mysterious vintner really who he says he is, and can her heart risk the chance of love once more?
Aegirs’s Curse by Leah Devlin
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 99,340. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A thousand years ago, the Viking colony of Vinland was ravaged by a swift-moving plague … a curse inflicted by the sea god Ægir. The last surviving Norseman set the encampment and his longboat ablaze to ensure that the disease would die with him and his brethren, but he failed...
Steering to Freedom by Patrick Gabridge
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 103,980. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
In May 1862, Robert Smalls, a slave and ship’s pilot in Charleston, South Carolina, crafts a daring plan to steal the steamship Planter and deliver it, along with, the crew and their families to the Union blockade, After risking his life to escape slavery, Robert faces an even more difficult challenge: convincing Abraham Lincoln to enlist black troops.
Villa of Deceit by Ron Singerton
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 175,500. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Rome, 70 B.C.E. A house in turmoil: a controlling father, an adulterous mother, and an angry son made reckless by a forbidden love, Young Gaius defies his father Toronius, fleeing with a slave girl whom he marries, only to see her die in childbirth. Disinherited and grieving, Gaius leaves his infant son Tacitus behind with a trusted aunt and devotes his life to the sword.
The Silk and The Sword by Ron Singerton
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 127,090. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Rome, 71 B.C.E, Young Tacitus, torn from the girl he loves and accused of defiling his late mother’s temple, is dragooned into the Roman army by his father Gaius, a bitter and unbending Centurion. With his father and seven legions, he joins General Marcus Crassus in an ill-fated attack on the sprawling Parthian Empire. His fate is sealed.
The Lockwoods of Clonakilty by Mark Bois
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 90,300. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
“A sweeping historical drama that follows the return of a seriously wounded Waterloo veteran to his family in an Ireland seething with rebellion. As the family struggles to heal his failing body they are threatened by a mysterious madman from his past who could destroy their way of life.” —Robert Burnham, Editor, The Napoleon Series Website