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Violet's Mail Order Husband (Montana Brides #1) by Kate Whitsby
Series: Montana Brides, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 35,550. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014 by Gold Crown. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Western
Rocking Horse Ranch desperately needs cowboys, and Violet Kilburn and her two younger sisters agree to marry mail-order husbands to fill the void. But their guardian, Cornell Pollard, doesn't approve. When the sisters bring their intended grooms home, he makes life difficult for the three couples. The sisters' plan goes terribly wrong, and their budding romances face the ultimate test.
Cadice - Càdiz by Benito Perez Galdos
Price: $6.46 USD. Words: 155,300. Language: Italian. Published: June 15, 2014 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
La novella Cadice illustra l’importante episodio della nascita della Costituzione spagnola del 1812. Al pari delle altre novelle di questa prima serie degli Episodios Nacionales, il forgiarsi di questo evento così importante per la storia della Spagna contemporanea è visto attraverso gli occhi delle avventure del giovane Gabriel de Araceli.
A River Between Them by Amanda Bretz
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,030. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Two generations. Two love stories, intertwined… What if a piece of furniture could change your life? As the story of two star-crossed lovers unfold through letters found in an old trunk, another love story takes form between two strangers thrown together by fate.
Tucson Jo by Carol Matas
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 29,410. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014 by FICTIVE PRESS. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier(5.00 from 1 review)
2014 NATIONAL JEWISH BOOK AWARD FINALIST. For Middle Grades and up (age 9 plus). Feisty 14-year-old Josephine Fiedler is reluctant to support her father’s bid for mayor of Tucson in 1882. When trouble erupts and her father’s opponent attacks him for being an Israelite, Jo has to reconsider her position and even what it means to be a Jew.
Bittersweet Legacy: Lorette and the Wilde Thyme Hotel by Georgia Harries
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,330. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014 by Blushing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Heartbroken and abandoned by a soldier, a young woman struggles to run an old hotel that she inherited in post-war England. When she meets local lad, Jake Elliott, she is swept off her feet. Uncovering a sinister secret in the cellar, they embark on a mission to track down a young POW who hid out in the hotel during the war.
The Boxcar Blues by Jeff Egerton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,420. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Action
THE BOXCAR BLUES is a hard hitting story about two homeless teenage boys, one white and one black, and their fight for survival during the Great Depression. Luke and Curly fight a phony murder charge, suffer lost love and overcome hatred on their grueling road to success. Their tempered steel toughness and street savvy allow them to rise from vagrants, to become owners of a prosperous airline.
Upon This Rock: The Life of St. Peter by Walter F. Murphy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 201,050. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
The early years after the Resurrection, and the power of a Gospel and a new World, now available as an ebook. Murphy, author of the bestselling The Vicar of Christ, engages the epic grandeur of the Resurrection and the heroic struggle of Simon Peter to spread the good word that the kingdom of God is at hand. His journey is harrowing, full of doubt and drama, and leads--as all roads do--to Rome.
Journey From The East by Michael Bayliss
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,930. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Ancient(5.00 from 1 review)
Get ready for a Kung Fu Christmas! Bing, the warrior farmer, is summoned to the Royal court. The Chief Astronomer is missing and Bing needs to find him. From the Eastern edge of the Kingdom he finds himself on an adventure, following a star, fighting for his life and seeking a powerful King.
Unrefined by Sharon Balts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,760. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014 by Aneko Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Laugh and cry with the Unrefined Connor family—slaves to the farm and mechanic work that is their means of survival, chained by guilt and fear, trapped by despair and worry. Unrefined is the tale of a three-generation family pummeled by tragedy beyond the common hardships of the Great Depression. Some will come to see their difficulties as a refining process. None will survive unscathed—if they su
The Dukes by Malcolm Macdonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 191,110. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
"The Dukes" is the story of a disputed inheritance, a national institution, a great family of soldiers of fortune, heroes, beauties, scoundrels, eccentrics, adventurers, an unbroken line of blue-blooded fascination that covers a hundred years of English (and American) history and social life, an intimate glimpse into the life of a great aristocratic family.
It Never Was You by William E. Thomas
Series: The Cypress Branches Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,020. Language: British English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Part two of the Cypress Branches trilogy, It Never Was You is the eagerly anticipated follow up to the acclaimed Pegasus Falling, continuing William E. Thomas's epic and panoramic saga of how ordinary people coped with some most extraordinary and devastating events of the 20th century.
Push Not the River (The Poland Trilogy, Book 1) by James Conroyd Martin
Series: The Poland Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 174,580. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Coming of age
PUSH NOT THE RIVER is based on the true eighteenth century diary of Anna Maria Berezowska, a Polish countess who lived through the rise and fall of the historic Third of May Constitution. Vivid, romantic, and thrillingly paced, it paints the emotional and unforgettable story of the metamorphosis of a nation--and of a proud and resilient young woman.
The Roman Enigma by Walter F. Murphy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,030. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » General
The acclaimed novel of spies, codebreaking and intrigue in WWII Italy by bestselling author Walter Murphy ("The Vicar of Christ," "Upon This Rock"), is now a convenient ebook. First published by Macmillan and Dell, it's now presented in a quality digital edition, including active Contents. The plan... Italy, 1943. The Target: Enigma, the German's code machine. The Agent: Robert Rovere of the OSS.
Trench by Mike O'Sullivan
Price: $4.66 USD. Words: 99,250. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
An Irish period family saga set in Cork 1923. After WW1, the Irish War of Independence and the Irish Civil War there was a vacuum of uncertainty in the new Irish Free State. The vacuum was being filled by dangerous internal and external elements affecting all communities including the O’Brien family in Cork.
A Friend of America by Brian Schmit
Series: A Friend of America, book and learning guide, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,650. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Seventeen year old Alexander Hamilton and his best friend Hercules Mulligan travel to Boston to stave off an assassination attempt on the leaders of the Sons of Liberty. Along the way they learn about the American Revolution and meet patriots like John and Abigail Adams, John Hancock, Paul Revere, and Samuel Adams. Alex and Hercules get caught up in the revolutionary spirit as they join the fight!
The Paper Knife by R A Laycock
Price: $6.70 USD. Words: 167,800. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Napoleon’s wars; the hated Corn Laws; clerking in a hellish iron works; grinding poverty in a grim Scottish town; the Scottish insurrection - Frederick has lived through it all, and survived. But at what cost? What is his secret? And why is he so obsessed with the paper knife he now clutches? For Frederick, the word ‘betrayal’ has a special meaning.
Murder by Misrule by Anna Castle
Price: Free! Words: 90,850. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Francis Bacon is charged with investigating the murder of a barrister at Gray's Inn. He recruits his unwanted student Thomas Clarady to do the tiresome legwork, chasing witnesses from Whitehall to the London streets. Everyone has something up his pinked and padded sleeve. Even the brilliant Bacon is at a loss — and in danger — until he sees through the disguises of the season of Misrule.
Kit's Mine by Ann Bridges
Series: A Daring California Novel, Book 1. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 72,520. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Western(5.00 from 1 review)
IN 1870 CALIFORNIA, THE GOLD RUSH LOSERS HAVE ACCEPTED THEIR FATE—OR HAVE THEY? For once in her unorthodox life, Kit Lee might beat the odds. She barters her knowledge of Gold Country trails for protection to her family’s mine. When a reluctant guardian joins her quest for justice and freedom, together they dare to change their future.
El camino de regreso by Cetta De Luca
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 43,130. Language: Spanish. Published: June 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
El renacer del amor quinientos años después. Los caminos de las grandes peregrinaciones de la historia son el cordón umbilical que une las vidas de cuatro personajes principales en el espacio y el tiempo.
THE BACK DOOR OF LADY JANE ST JOHN BRAYFORD by juliet bamford
You set the price! Words: 39,130. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency
No one could really blame Lady Jane Brayford for embarking on a passionate love affair with the game keeper Carter as her elderly husband is impotent. Yes, it does ring of Lady Chatterley's lover but I am sure DH Lawrence wouldn't mind. It is my story and much saucier than his!