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Acute Akbar Versus The Spirited Nur Jahan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 264,520. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016 by Zorbabooks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
How did the young Mehrunissa a courtier’s daughter, come to be queen of the mighty Mughal Empire wielding immense influence ?
The War Years
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,490. Language: Australian English. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
What will happen to the children now caught up in the uncertain years ahead? Will any pay the ultimate price, and if so how do their families cope with the trauma of war? Will the men volunteer to serve overseas? Will the nurses join them? The trauma involves those in America as well as in Australia when both countries are attacked by the enemy.
Storm Clouds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,430. Language: Australian English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
The family line is continued through Kitty Whittiker (nee Everett) with references to the Mark Everett family as well as their friends Samuel and Millie Murphy’s descendants. With war change comes to the families who have been friends for decades. Hardship and follows as the world plunges into the Great Depression.
Written on Oak
Price: Free! Words: 60,380. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
He spotted an ancient carving in an even more ancient country oak: LOVE THYSELF LAST it said. Curious about the meaning, and who would have carved this, he sets out to unravel a history of the gravest betrayal and the highest conceivable price for atonement and forgiveness.
Lincoln Raw: A Biographical Novel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,570. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » USA
A melancholic poet weathers tragedy, abuse, and self-doubt to keep a sacred promise. Included in the Lincoln Collection of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library.
Tiopa Ki Lakota
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,120. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016 by Bella Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Tiopa Ki Lakota brings to life the rich tapestry of Lakota culture and the historic landscape of the American frontier in a epic story of survival, hardship, sacrifice and love.
Secret City
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,220. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016 by Bella Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Historical » USA
Ruby finds a kindred spirit in twenty-three-year-old Iris, a wife and mother who has moved to Oak Ridge with her scientist husband and is frustrated by the intellectual limitations of being a full-time housewife. Ruby and Iris’s relationship starts as friendship but deepens in emotional intensity until it, like the purpose of Oak Ridge itself, is a dangerous secret.
In the Eye of the Storm
Series: Storm and Silence Saga, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,900. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Egypt... land of romance, mystery, and exploding camels. Lilly Linton thought she’d be ready for anything after one month of working for her boss – cold, calculating businessman Rikkard Ambrose. But when they embark on a perilous hunt through the desert, she has to face dangers beyond anything she has encountered before: deadly storms, marauding bandits, and worst of all, a wedding ring!
Grandpa Snake: Moonshiner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,050. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
Grandpa Snake made illegal moonshine whiskey in the Appalachian Mountains a century ago. His life was forged in a furnace, fired blazing hot with black coal, then shaped on the cold, hard anvil of Prohibition. Criminalizing whiskey promised to rid the country of sin, but instead it criminalized the innocent and the greedy.
Feast of the Raven
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 52,900. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
In 782 AD, a wolf demon prowls the forests of northern Germany. He is Wulfhedinn—scourge of the Christian Franks. He is also Gerwulf, the man, a wretched outcast and bastard of a Christian woman and pagan father. Torn between ancient magic and the new Christian order, Gerwulf seeks to redeem his mortal soul by serving the legendary Charlemagne in a savage Holy War against the pagan Saxons.
A Noble Treason
Series: The Noble Highlands. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,330. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Searching the Highlands to find and protect the noble daughter of an accused traitor, Sir Dougall MacFadyen instead finds an outlaw beauty determined to rescue her father—and who is finally truly alive.
Tales Our Enemies Tell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,580. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In the late 1800s, Jesuit missionaries working in North-Central British Columbia recorded the oral histories of the Yinka Dene people. Based on one of these histories, Tales Our Enemies Tell is the story of the aging Hadintel, chief of the village of Chinlac, who in self-defense unknowingly kills the only son of the Silquotin dennza.
A Blazing Gilded Age
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 152,270. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » General
A searing family saga about a poor coal-mining family's struggles amid an era burning with ambition, yet bleeding with injustice. Features iconic figures like Teddy Roosevelt, J.P. Morgan, Mark Twain, Nikola Tesla, three presidents and more, painting a vivid canvas of the strengths and weaknesses of 19th century America.
The Fastest Gun in Texas (A Dusty Fog Civil War Book 5)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,520. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Dusty Fog: a man with a magic hand that could draw, shoot and hit his mark in less than a second. Dusty killed quick. His opponents died slow...slow getting their six-shooter clear of leather. In the wild, lawless west he was riding hell-bent for justice...to save a man from hanging, to catch a pair of killers, and to pay a bushwhacker with bullets from Texas’s fastest gun.
Wyoming Hardware (An E. R. Slade Western Book 3)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,050. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Buck Maxwell buys a hardware store and finds he is saddled with huge debt for the money which had been in the care of the previous owner, has been stolen by Snake Ed McFee. Buck is used to dealing with problems the direct way but now it’s town rules; the more he tries to go by them, the more things go wrong. In the end Buck lines up a row of coffins in front of his store and starts filling them.
Desperado Run (An Indian Territory Western Book 2)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,260. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
As civilization closes in on him at the turn of the century, Ben Cullen one of the last of the outlaws, is forced to flee into Indian Territory. The lawmen on his dusty back trail respect him as a man and admire his courage and tenacity. He’d tried to do what society considered right, but circumstances and bad luck put him on the Owlhoot Trail and he’s been riding it hard ever since.
Two Miles to the Border (A J.T. Edson Western)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,470. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Who had taught Spit Merton to carry out a might slick, well-planned robbery? Why did Merton and his gang take only fifty thousand dollars from the Rocksprings' bank when they could easily have emptied the safe? What did the dying owlhoot mean when he said that his companions were 'Going to church, two miles to the border?' Brady Anchor and Jefferson Trade set out to try to learn the answers.
The Gallows Land
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,690. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Western
Four months after the death of his young wife, Roy Boone drifts west, alone, into the parched and barren desert of the Arizona Territory. Having sold his farm and virtually all his possessions, Roy is a man desperately escaping his own grief. With no real destination, he wanders aimlessly, desiring only solitude and contemplation.
The Clay Endures: Book 2 in The Clay Series
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,460. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
When her husband brings her to a lonely ridge north of the Santa Catalina Mountains near Tucson, Arizona, to start a cattle ranch in 1865, Esperanza Ramirez struggles to help him achieve his dream. Can she survive the desolation, the tragic loss of a child, her husband's indifference to her struggle, and an attack by outlaws? Will she know what to do when the Apache makes his move?
Diablo (A Piccaddilly Publishing Western Book 6)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 86,430. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Diablo is a boomtown about to explode. The cattlemen, prospectors and homesteaders have no love for each other. The rancher, Kemp, has a number of fast guns on his payroll and everyone believes he's the man behind the `troubles'. A lawman is needed and another fast gun is in town to take the job. Into this mess rides Lee Scurlock, a man with the law on his tail and a fast gun on his hip.