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The Long Road to Salamanca
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 132,230. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
This is the story of Miguel Santos, the alter ego of Gil Blas. For the modern reader the rambling sentences and passive verbiage of the original novel can be daunting, but the many adventures with swindlers and bandits, and the many romantic entanglements of the hero should not be forgotten and shelf-bound. The title and hero have been renamed in this abridged and edited version.
Blood Curse
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,060. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
AIRSHIP BATTLES A HIDDEN CITY ANCIENT FOES THE BLOOD WAR CHRONICLES A ruddy sun has set on the gauntlet that nearly killed Jake, Cole, and Skeeter in San Francisco. Storm clouds loom on the horizon, promising the inevitability of an airship battle with the nefarious Colonel Szilágyi. Blood Curse, the second book in the Blood War Chronicles, drops Jake and is friends into the middle of a war.
The Peacemaker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,500. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Western
A young scout, Calvin ‘Choctaw’ Taylor, sets out with peace emissary Sean Brennan and a young Apache girl, Nahlin, to find Cochise in an effort to end the Indian Wars. During his perilous journey, danger comes from every angle—Apaches, white men, and from the desert itself. Will he be able to bring the sought-after peace? Or will he die at the hands of the Apache?
A Quest for Self-Discovery
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 86,170. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Les Tatter, born into a hard-working East End family and growing up during the First World War, finds the poverty, hardship and class prejudice around him almost too much to bear. Who can he turn to when his world collapses around him? A novel of hardship and redemption set in the years after World War One.
Paper Faces on Parade
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,150. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical
What mystery is held in the stunning mask that Katherine discovers in her father’s study? And what role does her father play in the covert political dealings that she has stumbled upon? Questions… but are there answers?
Army Brats
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 124,890. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
In the decade following World War II, the time of the Baby Boomers, life for children was much different than today. There was almost unlimited freedom for kids. They could go out and play without parental supervision. The biggest fear of the day was whether or not the commies would release the A-Bomb. Rock ’n’ Roll was taking over the sound waves and baseball was the national pastime.
El Gen Lilith Crónicas del Agharti
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,420. Language: Spanish. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
EL GEN LILITH es la primera parte de la saga CRÓNICAS DEL AGHARTI Trata sobre un viaje en barco en busca de un secreto milenario, para desenmascarar una Distopia histórica en la que la humanidad ni siquiera sospecha que esta inmersa. Es una novela ficción, pero en la que se incluyen muchos misterios que existen en la actualidad.
Dia Linn - VII - Le Livre de Cathan (Slán)
Series: Dia Linn. Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 96,850. Language: French. Published: June 17, 2016 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Historical » General
États-Unis, 1969. Cathan a 17 ans. Il est l’héritier de la fortune des O’Callaghan, arrachée aux mains des O’Brien par sa mère six ans plus tôt. Il vit son adolescence en plein « flower power », éloigné de Maav à qui il n’a pas pardonné sa trahison, celle de sa relation avec Daemon, « l’homme sombre ». Mais le spectre de Liam O’Brien plane toujours sur les descendants des O’Callaghan.
The Darker Side Of Henry VIII - By His Queens
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 86,980. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016 by Fiction4All. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Author Dorothy Davies is a well-known and respected Medium, who has channelled the words of many characters – some famous, some not so. In this, her latest work, we garner refreshing insights into the life in the Court of King Henry VIII and the fates of those unlucky enough to have fallen in love (or into bed) with him!
Behind Enemy Lines
Series: Combined Operations. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,060. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » General
It is 1941 and Britain is pressed on all sides. With Japan in the war and convoys being sunk by submarines the last bastion fighting Hitler is beleaguered. The Commandos are the only ones who can fight beyond the Atlantic Wall. Tom Harsker and his section are sent behind enemy lines on a daring mission that will place them in great danger.
Sibylla and the Privateer
Series: 17th Century. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,720. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Sibylla loves Randolph, but he means to betray her brother Gerard, plotting to restore Charles II. He abducts her, but Josselin, a French Privateer captures their boat. Can Sibylla save Gerard?
Ella
Price: Free! Words: 51,800. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Stella is about a young woman’s struggle to survive during the Great Depression, confronted with abuse, poverty and the consequences of her own passionate choices.
Shaken to the Core
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 126,260. Language: American English. Published: June 15, 2016 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Historical » USA
Kate Winthrop, daughter of a shipping magnate, is expected to marry a respectable man. But her true passion lies with photography—and with women. Much to the dismay of her parents, she becomes friends with their maid Giuliana. Then an earthquake hits San Francisco. Will the disaster shatter their tentative feelings? Or will they be able to save each other’s lives and hearts?
Choices For Jamie
Series: Jamie. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,100. Language: British English. Published: June 15, 2016 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Having finished school, Jamie now needs to occupy his time. However, when the family goes to a performance the Big Top collapses, mayhem ensues. Shipped off to stay with Sarah in Harrogate, he meets a rich society girl, Geraldine, who takes a shine to him. However, he still has feelings for woodland girl, Beth, and then there’s Maisie, whom he wants to take away from her life of drudgery.
The Day That I Die
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » General
Retired marine colonel "Red" Elwell is sent on government business to the island of Peleliu, the scene of one of the bloodiest battles of World War II. On the night of his arrival, he is ambushed in the jungle by a band of men and bayoneted to death. Elwell had been a war hero and a public figure, and the press swarms in from the four corners of the globe.
El péndulo de Dios
You set the price! Words: 152,020. Language: Spanish. Published: June 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
"La he disfrutado como hacía tiempo que no disfrutaba de una obra" - Albert Salvadó, escritor. "El péndulo de Dios es algo más que un thriller a lo Dan Brown" - Marlene Moleon, escritora y editora. "El péndulo de Dios es un thriller en toda regla donde se mezclan partes históricas con investigación, intriga y la lucha por el poder" - Blanca Miosi, escritora.
Nostalgia Road - A Coming of Age Novel
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,420. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
A Romantic Times Top Pick! - A beautiful coming of age story! So breathtaking, you won't be able to put the book down. Summer, 1963: Elvis reigned, the Beach Boys sang of fun-in-the-California-sun, carhops roller-skated to automobiles to take orders, and drive-in movies ruled. Summer, 1965: Times have changed. A president has been assassinated, and the Viet Nam war has escalated.
Portia's Revelation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,720. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(4.20 from 20 reviews)
Portia is insane. She is dead too, but not all the time. So begins the revelation of a brain-injured Roman girl who has wonderful and terrible visions of the future. Will her disturbing message ensure a future for humanity, or is Portia’s revelation the greatest hoax of all time? Part historical fiction, an irreverent fantasy, with inspirational life lessons thrown in for good measure.
Le complot de Marcus Antonius Primus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,270. Language: French. Published: June 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
En 70 av. J.-C., la guerre fait rage en Judée, la famine menace Rome où l’Empereur Vespasien vient de prendre le pouvoir. Gnaeus Pontus retourne en Italie pour tenter de se faire oublier, le temps de justifier de sa fortune nouvellement acquise. Rome n’est cependant pas le lieu où l’on peut disparaître. Les complots y sont trop nombreux et l’Empereur trop attentif.
The Geomancers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 220,860. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
In the 10th century, the peasant boy Gerbert is chosen for a mysterious destiny that will lead him to the papacy. But at what price?