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At the Fringes of Society: A Boston Family's Survival in 1900 Halifax, Nova Scotia by Evelyn Dreiling
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,080. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
When a Boston society woman marries a two-faced scoundrel who threatens her life, she and her family must escape to Halifax, Nova Scotia and must make a new life for themselves. Accustomed to upper class society, they must survive although completely cut off from family in Boston. They face the First World War, the 1917 Halifax Explosion and the rigors of life in reduced circumstances.
Desired by a Lord (Regency Unlaced 5) by Carole Mortimer
Series: Regency Unlaced. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,990. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Desired by a Lord is the story of a case of mistaken identity, hidden secrets, and desire that rages out of control every time the hero and heroine are alone together. All of which threatens to throw the two of them into a maelstrom of scandal. Can two people, who seem to be such opposites, find more in common than their desire for each other, and save Emily from her blackmailer?
Avenging Steel: The First Collection by Ian Hall
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,890. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
October 1940... German troops march triumphantly along the streets of Edinburgh. James Baird, a 20 year old student at Edinburgh University, is ashamed he has done nothing in the defense of his country. Behind him the high ramparts of Edinburgh Castle are festooned with garish red swastika banners. He has to do something... Avenging Steel: The First Collection is the first 3 novellas in the series
Avenging Steel 3: The Final Solution by Ian Hall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,360. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
May 1941; German troops have taken over Britain. The King, Churchill and all troops have retreated to Canada; the only fighting front is North Africa. James Baird, a student in Edinburgh University, is recruited by the S.O.E. Against the Nazi jackboot, James fights in the streets of Edinburgh, and in the countryside of Scotland. Avenging Steel... a brand new Alternative History WW2 Series.
A New Beginning by Dawn Pitts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,100. Language: Australian English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Book Two of the series relating the Everett and Murphy families, draws the reader into the sometimes complicated everyday lives of the early settlers in the state of Western Australia and the love, drama, and heartache that beset most families of the era. This book covers the years from 1896 to 1900 and the birth of a new nation. How do the years unfold for them and the new nation?
DRIVEN TO RAGE by Carol Anita Sheldon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,370. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In this mystery of a family divided we see brother set against brother, and wife against husband. It's Michigan's Copper Country, in the early 1900s. Why does one of the brothers disappear for so long, and where does he go? There's a deliberate explosion in the mine. Will Sheriff Foster discover who caused it? We meet two strong women from different worlds who foment the 1913 strike.
William Shakespeare’s "Coriolanus": A Retelling in Prose by David Bruce
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,330. Language: American English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This is an easy-to-read version of William Shakespeare's tragedy "Coriolanus." People who read this retelling first will find Shakespeare's play easier to read and understand.
The Likes of Me by Randall Platt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,650. Language: American English. Published: July 19, 2016 and represented by Andy Ross Agency. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Cordelia Lu Hankins is half Caucasian, half Chinese - and all albino. Then in the summer of 1918, when she is fourteen, she meets the dashing Squirl and Cordy falls desperately in love with him. But her father forbids her to go near Squirl. Cordy runs away with him and begins an adventure that takes her to the sideshows of Seattle’s Luna Park, where her unusual looks bring her fame.
Jeremy's War by Francis Meyrick
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 130,040. Language: British English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In the heat of World War One aerial dogfighting, a young man is forced to rapidly learn survival skills. Surrounded by brutal reality and the incessant onslaught of Man's inhumanity, he explores the hidden corners of his psyche. From war to struggling spirituality, and from romance to betrayal, he is tested to the absolute breaking point.
EL Joven Hitler 5 (La Segunda Guerra Mundial, Año 1939) by Javier Cosnava
Series: EL JOVEN HITLER. Price: Free! Words: 76,430. Language: Spanish. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Terminada la saga de El Joven Hitler quería que mis lectores tuvieran la oportunidad de conocer la saga que sigue, la de la Segunda Guerra Mundial Una novela corta de unas 250 páginas con el primer año de la guerra, que equivaldría a una cuarta parte del primer libro de la saga de La Segunda Guerra Mundial, a la venta en tu plataforma de ebooks habitual
The Unexpected Ally by Sarah Woodbury
Series: The Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,870. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
March 1147. Assassination, espionage, betrayal. King Owain has ridden east to confront King Madog of Powys with the attempt on the life of his son. Rhys, now abbot of St. Kentigern’s monastery, is desperate to broker a deal. When the body of a royal spy is found, it is up to Gareth and Gwen to find the killer before the wrong man is hanged—and a country lost.
Spanish Eyes by Lee Bishop
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,070. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016 by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The saga of James Barringer/Ricardo Montoya continues as one man with two names carries on his battles with Apaches and outlaws on both sides of the international border between Mexico and the Arizona Territory.
A Murdered Earl by Marina Oliver
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 72,060. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Luke Peters, French aristocrat, has escaped from the guillotine to England, and needs to protect his sister from vicious revolutionaries while searching for the family jewels. Hoping the Earl of Redditch can help, he becomes the Earl's valet, then disaster strikes and he might be accused of murder.
Ανδρέας Καρκαβίτσας, Η Λυγερή by Johnny Ka
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,850. Language: Greek. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Η υπόθεση του έργου αναφέρεται στον έρωτα της Ανθής, της λυγερής του χωριού, με τον όμορφο καρολόγο Γιώργη Βρανά. Ο πατέρας της, όμως, είναι αποφασισμένος να την παντρέψει με τον μεσόκοπο και άσχημο βοηθό του στο μπακάλικο, το Νικολό Πικόπουλο, επειδή θαυμάζει τις εμπορικές του ικανότητες και τα χρήματα που κερδίζει.
The Lost Patrol by John Holt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,740. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2016 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Canada
Can men overcome their darkest nature and most compelling fears in this life, even if this struggle ultimately leads to their deaths? The wildly spectacular Arctic north of Canada is the setting for The Lost Patrol, a page from history Four men were led by Royal Northwest Mounted Police Inspector Francis J. Fitzgerald as they attempted to deliver annual reports and mail to the district office....
When Times Were Bad: Those Good Old Days by Paul Angus Barber
Price: $6.62 USD. Words: 39,650. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2016 by Fishcake Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Granddad rarely had anything interesting to say these days. This was until he stumbled onto the subject of his youth growing up in a Yorkshire town during the Second World War. Suddenly, his world was alive with reminiscences of the past, resilient local communities and his eventful childhood during the war years.
Το Χρυσό Περιστέρι της Αυγής by Kyriaki Papaleontiou Demetriou
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 36,560. Language: Greek. Published: July 15, 2016 by Aristotelis Demetriou. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Η Νίκη, μια δυναμική καταξιωμένη γυναίκα, έχει κάθε λόγο να είναι ευτυχισμένη. Τα γεγονότα της σύγχρονης ιστορίας του τόπου της όμως, έχουν στοιχειώσει ό,τι αγάπησε περισσότερο στη ζωή της. Ζει με την ελπίδα και την προσμονή μιας πολυπόθητης στιγμής που θα αλλάξει τα πάντα. Παράλληλα, στην επιφάνεια έρχεται ένα κειμήλιο που έχει κληρονομήσει από έναν πρόγονό της και κουβαλά ένα μεγάλο μυστικό.
The White Chariot by Richard Denning
Series: Northern Crown. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,990. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Aethelfrith sends Hussa on a mission to the oldest Anglo-Saxon Kingdom, prompting Edwin to dispatch Cerdic in response . Soon the brothers find themselves once more in command of opposing forces. The conflict between brothers soon becomes part of the larger struggle for Britain; like fire spreading from a single spark to engulf a forest.
Wanted! Belle Starr (A J.T. Edson Standalone Western) by J.T. Edson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,740. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
With one exception, the women were less well known in the annals of the Old West frontier legends. A beautiful, shapely, intelligent wildcat, quick in a fight, and deadly with a gun. Before she had ridden the owlhoot trails for long the posters began to appear on the sheriff’s notice boards from Canada to the Rio Grande, from the Mississippi to the Pacific ...Wanted! Belle Starr, the Oklahoma.
Lawmaster (A Piccadilly Publishing Western Book 5) by Jack Martin
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,860. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Sheriff Cole Masters makes an arrest for the brutal murder of a saloon girl but the killer is the son of a wealthy rancher and it’s clear the old man will do anything to see his son set free. Soon the peace of the small town is shattered and Cole finds himself a lawman on the run for murder. The rancher wants Masters dead and the two deadly gunmen on his tail are sure they can do it.