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An Unexpected Blessing: A Collection of Short Stories by Amber E. Nease
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,470. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Historical
A set of short stories set across various places in America during different eras. Journey with six women and their families through tales of hope, love, reconciliation, compassion, and new life. A great read for a weekend afternoon, a commute on a train, or while sitting in an airport.
Sultana: The White Mountains (A Novel of Moorish Spain) by Lisa J. Yarde
Series: Sultana. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 238,090. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Book #6 of the Sultana series. In fifteenth-century Moorish Spain, Moraima, wife of the last Sultan of Granada faces an uncertain future.
Fred's Funeral by Sandy Day
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,020. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fred Sadler just died of old age. It’s 1986, seventy years after he marched off to WWI. Fred's ghost hovers near the ceiling. To Fred’s dismay, the arrangement of his funeral falls to his sister-in-law, Viola. As she dominates the remembrance of Fred, he agonizes over his inability to set the record straight. Fred’s memories clash with Viola’s version as the family gathers to pay their respects.
To Deceive an Empire by Anne Garboczi Evans
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,390. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017 by Olivia Kimbrell Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Suspense, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Gwen's patrician family thinks Marcellus is a smuggler. But she's been kissing him behind secluded hedges for two years. Gwen decides it's time for Marcellus to marry her, but Marcellus has a dark secret that threatens Gwen's life. He could marry Gwen to save her life, but if she discovers his secret, he'll probably hang on a cross.
Historical Football Stories by Steven Kay
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,480. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Sports, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The world’s oldest football (soccer) stories, including some first published in 1908, an early PG Wodehouse story, one by Arnold Bennett and four new historical fiction stories inspired by the early history of the game. The stories provide huge insights into the early development of the game and are interesting from a football history perspective, as well as being great little stories.
Petaluma Slough by Kenneth J. Nugent
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,280. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sins and secrets of historic California come to life as destinies collide at the Presidio National Cemetery and the Golden Gate Bridge. Tom Hanks' portrayal of his college housemate and Pulitzer Prize winner, Mike McAlary, in Nora Ephron's Broadway play, "Lucky Guy," evoked the fleeting cyclical nature of time, and inspired the completion of this novel.
Hope and Hardship; A Wagon Train Story by Joyce Aros
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 139,470. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017 by Goose Flats Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Western
Looking out over the sea of faces their expressions reflected hope along with anxiety. Wagon-master Jonah had to be able to evaluate the men and families that would be driving their teams across rugged and often hostile country in their quest to settle on the new frontier. Men, women and children would depend on him to guide them to the Willamette Valley, over 2000 miles away. Westward Ho!
A Principle of Honour by Liese Anning
Price: Free! Words: 85,710. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Verity Stanford, a shy schoolteacher, discovers that her father's gambling debts, held by her neighbour, Lord Melrose, must be repaid in full. He agrees to cancel the debt if she becomes a courtesan. Will the injured officer, Major James Mitford, who is still grieving the death of his wife, help her? Or will Verity have to yield to Lord Melrose's demands and give up her much-valued freedom?
HUMAN PREDICAMENT IN THE NOVELS OF THOMAS HARDY by OnlineGatha
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 62,400. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The criterion of happiness is not success, and success is not an absolute term."To have strength to roll a stone weighing a hundred weightto the top of the mountain is a success, and to have the strength to roll a stone of a ten hundred weight only half- way up that mount is a failure. But the latter is two or three times as strong a deed", says Hardy. Therefore, a man with many worldly failures c
Deva Tales by S.J.A. Turney
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,910. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017 by Park In The Past. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
A restive province, a troublesome official, a city on the brink of disaster. 89 AD. Britannia is peaceful under the protection of three legions and the rule of the emperor Domitian, but a plot is afoot to cause trouble at Deva, home of the Twentieth Legion. In eleven linked tales, each from the point of view of one of Deva's inhabitants, the story unfolds.
The Diaries Of A Gifted Edwardian Boy by Bronwyn J. Taylor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,450. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Clarence Smyth is a psychically gifted little boy born in London at the dawn of the 20th Century. He has an extraordinary life meeting and influencing many famous and some infamous people of that era. This book is a rewrite of the classic The Boy Who Saw True, which were actual diaries of a Victorian boy (author unknown).
A New Order by Gavin Mills
You set the price! Words: 68,270. Language: British English. Published: November 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
WHEN HERE IS NOTHING LEFT TO LIVE FOR, IT IS EASY TO DIE FOR SOMETHING. Contemplate the talents you have and underestimate not the strengths nor the weaknesses of those that stand against you. Though clouds of oppression hang dark and looming, it is the bond that exists between all that lives that holds the key to tomorrow's gate. Sow where the seed may thrive - in the heart of chaos.
Davy Crockett 8: Cannibal Country by David Robbins
Series: Davy Crockett. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,970. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2017 by Piccadilly. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
On a trip through the swamp country along the Gulf of Mexico, Davy Crockett and Flavius meet up with Jim Bowie, a man who would soon become a legend of the West--who is destined to play an important part in Davy's dramatic life. Neither Davy or Jim know the meaning of the word "surrender", and when they run afoul of a deadly tribe of cannibals, they know it will be a fight to the death.
IRELAND: Snapshots in Time by Susan Kehoe
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,650. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
What is it about the Irish that makes them so memorable? Love them or not, they stick in your mind as larger than life characters. How have they retained their unique character and culture? The vibrancy is compelling and draws you in. Is it the language, the magic of superstition, the charm or is it the echoes of many invaders - Vikings, Anglo-Saxons, Normans, Spanish and English?
Shadows in the Fog - A Block Island Tale by Tecla Emerson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,070. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Molly lived on an island far away from the mainland. She was an orphan and there was no one to care for her. Sent to live in a house filled with boys she was pressed into the role of cook and caretaker. Her life became that of a servant.
A Young Man's Dreams by Barbara Bothwell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,310. Language: American English. Published: November 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is the first book following the career and life of Joseph Montgomery. The story opens in Chicago and finishes in New York at the outbreak of World War I in 1914. It follows his travels to Florida and to London.
A Beckoning Hellfire by J.D.R. Hawkins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,890. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2017 by Foundations, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
During the bloody American Civil War, the stark reality of death leads one young man on a course of revenge that takes him from his quiet farm in northern Alabama to the horrific battlefields of Virginia and Pennsylvania.
Abandoned Home: Vietnam Revenge Murder by Frank Hopkins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,240. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Historical » USA
Abandoned Homes: Vetnam Revenge Murders is a suspenseful serial killer crime novel. U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War ended in 1975 when the U.S. abandoned its embassy in Saigon. However, the hate developed during the war years, especially at universities continued. The search for a serial killer reveals a complex web of interrelated former students, a crusading newspaper reporter, and CIA.