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Sons of the Citadel by Peter Darman
Series: The Parthian Chronicles. Price: $3.30 USD. Words: 140,660. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Pacorus had believed the defeat of Crassus would signal the end of Roman interest in Parthia and for many years his kingdom knew peace and prosperity. But the vindictiveness of Queen Cleopatra of Egypt draws him and the Parthians into a new war, one in which they would be fighting for their very existence when her husband Mark Antony invades the empire at the head of over one hundred thousand men.
A Nation of Mystics? Book Three: Journeys by Pamela Johnson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,770. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In this final book of Pamela Johnson’s epic trilogy on the 1960s, Book 3: Journeys, ties together the important threads of America’s counterculture beliefs into a single knot, the ideas and actions of a generation poised on the threshold of a new decade, ready to stand the test of time.
A Nation of Mystics/ Book Two: The Tribe by Pamela Johnson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,980. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In Book Two of A Nation of Mystics, author Pamela Johnson resumes her skillful exploration of the late-1960s and the counterculture through the eyes of a communal family, following the strengthening relationships of the tribe as they search for enlightenment through mind-expanding hallucinogens and work for political change.
A Nation of Mystics/ Book One: Intentions by Pamela Johnson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,380. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In this epic story of intimacy, metaphysical exploration, and coming of age, author Pamela Johnson deftly explores the youth subculture in San Francisco and Berkeley in the mid-1960s, with all its initial goodwill and naiveté--its dedication to free speech, promise to end war, commitment to racial equality, art and music, and the exploration of spirituality based on mind-expanding hallucinogens.
The Sons of Godwine, Part 2 of The Last Great Saxon Earls by Mercedes Rochelle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,680. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Earl Godwine had great plans for his children. But he didn't understand his sons. And they barely understood each other. This is England before 1066, and the Godwinessons are the best witnesses to the end of the Anglo-Saxon era. We see their rise to power through their own eyes. Alas, Harold’s claim to fortune is not blameless, and sometimes those closest to him must pay the price of his fame.
The Pearl and the Carnelian by Annabel Fielding
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 118,490. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Britain, 1934. Hester Blake, an ambitious girl from an industrial Northern town, finds a job as a lady's maid in a small aristocratic household. Despite their impressive title and glorious past, the Fitzmartins are crumbling under the tribulations of the new century. In the cold isolation of these new surroundings, Hester ends up hopelessly besotted with her young mistress, Lady Lucy.
The Sword of Hachiman by Lynn Guest
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 107,000. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2016 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
At the dawn of the Shogun era two mighty warrior clans, the Minamoto and the Taira, struggle for power under the Cloistered Emperor. The three Minamoto sons, separated and exiled at birth, are secretly reuniting to avenge their father's bloody death. It is the youngest, Yoshitsune, who is deemed most worthy of possessing the Sword of Hachiman.
Marius' Mules IX: Pax Gallica by S.J.A. Turney
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 149,310. Language: British English. Published: September 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
It is 50BC and Caesar winters with his legions in the north, all Gaul conquered but a triumphant return to Rome denied him by the senate who seek his blood. Yet unrest stirs in unknown lands as the tribes of mountainous Aquitania rise under a terrifying new leader and drive out their Roman occupiers.
A Rebel Among Us by J.D.R. Hawkins
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 162,150. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2016 by Foundations, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
After David Summers enlists with the Confederate cavalry, his delusion of chivalry is soon crushed when he witnesses the horrors of battle. Shot by a Union picket, he winds up at a stranger’s farm. Four girls compassionately nurse him back to health. David learns his comrades have deserted him in Pennsylvania following the Battle of Gettysburg, but his dilemma becomes much worse.
At the Point of a Quarrel by Paul Telegdi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 143,910. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The defeat at Agincourt in 1415 left deep wounds in the French psyche. Two runaway youths, Rogé and Clod, find themselves in the middle of the battle and experience the horrors of the disaster. They escape to spend their lives feeling the shame and guilt for the defeat. Yet, life must go on, and it takes them years to come to terms with the disgrace of being on the front line of history.
The Black Knight's Reward by Marliss Melton & Sydney Jane Baily
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,250. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Guilty of heresy and alleged sorcery, Merry is sentenced to burn. Luke serves his king with one goal—to inherit his family’s estate. By rescuing a witch and stealing her away from the powerful Church, he puts his future in jeopardy! Vowing to protect her, Luke wants to offer her more than his sword arm. As her dark past returns, can she trust a man torn between royal duty and personal desire?
The E.R. Slade Western Omnibus No.1 by E.R. Slade
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 208,500. Language: American English. Published: September 15, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The good old shoot 'em-up westerns still rides the range, and this collection is the first omnibus from the Colt.44 Award winning author - E.R. Slade. Titles include A Wagon Load of Guns, Gunman's Gold, The Man in the Book Four Hat and The Dolan Debt.
The Feet Say Run by Dan Blum
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 122,750. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2016 by Gabriel's Horn. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In his waning years, Hans Jaeger finds himself stranded on a desert island with six other survivors. What is my particular crime? Why have I been chosen for this fate? he asks, as he chronicles life on the island, and his youth in Nazi Germany. The Feet Say Run is the story of a life spent running--literary novel, suspenseful page-turner, a work; emotionally gripping and darkly comic.
Death in the Black Patch by Bruce Wilson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,400. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016 by Artemesia Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
In 1906 Kentucky, Wes Wilson’s tobacco crop is his life’s blood. Wes is determined that nothing—not the devious tobacco buyer; the ever-present Night Riders; or the cousin hiding a deadly secret—will stand in his way. The secrets and lies smother Wes the longer he takes to decide what to do with his crop. The conflict erupts and soon rages out of control with a result both surprising and tragic.
Threads of Silk by Amanda Roberts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,880. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016 by Red Empress Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A little embroidery girl from Hunan Province finds her way to the imperial court, a place of intrigue, desire, and treachery. From the bed of an Emperor, the heart of a Prince, and the right side of an Empress, Yaqian weaves her way through the most turbulent decades of China’s history and witnesses the fall of the Qing Dynasty.
Badman: The Ghost of King John by Peter Tye
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,190. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Medieval
A ghostly tale of lost treasure, treachery and treason! On the 5th october 1216, King John is in Norfolk, in the port of Lynn. On the same day, but 800 years later a family move into a haunted Norfolk Manor House. The ghost leads the children back to 1216 and an adventure shaped by the final days of King John and the dangers, superstitions and intrigues of early medieval England.
The Boy Who Wanted Wings by James Conroyd Martin
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,450. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A gripping, transporting story." ~Kirkus Reviews Aleksy, a Tatar raised by a Polish peasant family, nurtures dreams of becoming a Polish winged hussar and of pursuing the Countess Krystyna, both impossible quests. One day he must choose which dream to pursue.
Golddigger by Hilary McCollum
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,350. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016 by Bella Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Rich with historic detail and steeped in the secret passion of women-loving-women, Hilary McCollum’s debut novel is an epic story of love lost and found in a daring life.
Франсуа и Мальвази I-й том by Andrei Kolomiets
Series: Франсуа и Мальвази. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 145,640. Language: Russian. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Историко-приключенческий роман. Действия происходят на фоне войны за Испанское Наследство в начале XVIII века по Рождеству Христову.