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Athaliah, Daughter Of Jezebel
Price: Free! Words: 83,250. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Middle Eastern
This is a thrilling historical-psychological novel, based on the Bible and on the drama ‘Athaliah’- by playwright Racine. This novel will be liked by many who heard the Biblical story about the stubborn God Believers'struggle against a pagan tyrant, murderous Queen Athaliah, daughter of Jezebel. However, Athaliah is not absolutely wicked... Handel's Opera Athaliah was shown on French TV MEZZO...
The Hunley: The Civil War’s Secret Weapon
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,150. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
(3.00 from 1 review)
This is the story of those men, the crew of the H.L. Hunley, the first submarine to sink a battleship. The Civil War mission came to a tragic end when the Hunley disappeared shortly after completing its task in the waters off the South Carolina coast in February 1864. The fate of the vessel and its crew remained a mystery until 1995.
A Pirate's Legacy 4: The Lions of el Bayadh
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,540. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
Hassan is an Arab boy adopted by an old pirate, but when he dies, he comes to live with Francois and his family. However, there is something mysterious about his early childhood and a reason he should never leave El Hierro. That is not an option when he is kidnapped and taken to an Arabian sheik to be killed. Francois, Col. Santana, and Hassan's friend, Filipe rush to the rescue.
Peter and Paul
Series: Historical Fiction, Book 2. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 85,940. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012 by Inhousepress. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 10 reviews)
Peter and Paul is a natural sequel to my historical novel Yeshûa—Personal Memoir of the Missing Years of Jesus. The two journeys, which Peter and Paul took, illustrate the contrasting views of the essence of the scriptural teaching, each necessary for the fulfillment of its intent. The lives of the two apostles show that there are many ways to the Kingdom of Heaven.
Envy - The Seculary of a Wandering Jew (Book 1)
Price: Free! Words: 111,540. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical
In the grand tradition of historical fictional biographies by Robert Graves (I, Claudius), Marguerite Yourcenar (Memories of Hadrian) and Gore Vidal (Julian), THE SECULARY OF A WANDERING JEW - ENVY, brings to light the story of an outsider fated to roam through the ages under the shadows of History.
The Adventures of Mycroft Holmes Book 3: Mycroft and I
Series: The Adventures of Mycroft Holmes, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,620. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Hansoms, bicycles, a passenger liner and a Cambridge punt transport Mycroft, Anna and their enemies through four more tales. The last Princess of Hawaii, Mycroft's deadly enemy Colonel Sebastian Moran, and, of all things, a vampire feature in Mycroft and I.
Assassins - Ian Watson & Andy West
Price: Free! Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by Palabaristas Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Adventure » General
A mysterious medieval poem leads young historian Abigail LeClaire to the Middle East. Also into love, deadly danger and the displeasure of US authorities as she puzzles over how the fanatical Assassin cult of long ago might be connected to modern terrorism. Back in the 12th century a Syrian doctor of genius becomes obsessed with understanding the plague we know as the Black Death, and taming it.
Street of Death
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,770. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Historical--15th Century--The Inquisition is raging through Spain. Torture and fear abound. Teresa fights for survival and for the man she loves.
My Wholly Heartbreaking Heretic
Price: Free! Words: 36,800. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Part Two in The Duck and The Doe series. Takes place in the 1970s in the American West, where two immortals with a complicated relationship are invovled in a complicated plot to exploit hippies.
Invasion: Pendyffryn: The Conquerors: Book 1
Series: Pendyffryn: The Conquerors. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 93,380. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012 by Eres Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
“You will know the man…” One woman stands against the INVASION of her home. One man holds her life in his hands. And… “he was not a man who needed a lot of women. He was a man who needed a lot of one woman. This woman.”
The Brethren Prince
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 236,300. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » General
James Ketcham is sent to the Caribbean as an indentured English boy, wanting little more than a humble plantation life. But when Holy Spain purges “heretics” from its imperial lands, they destroy all that Ketcham loves. He takes up sword and sail, banding together with a crowd of the world’s misfits and castaways to achieve two simple things: glittering wealth and vengeance against Spain.
Wheezer and the Shy Coyote
Series: Mysteries From the Trail of Tears, Book 2. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 97,730. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Inknbeans Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.86 from 7 reviews)
As the People settled into Indian Territory, having survived the forced march, the disease ridden supplies and stolen food, a new and insidious enemy threatened them - an enemy in a jug. Into this intrigue comes Coyote, half Lakota and half Blackfoot, forced to live on the fringe of society among his mother's people. And what about Wheezer's new friend, a wild coyote Sasa calls Yellow Eyes?
The Travelers' Club: Fire and Ash
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,560. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
The Travelers’ Club is back! As 1880 draws to a close, the members of the secret British adventuring group, The Travelers’ Club, are back in the saddle and looking for trouble. With new members along for the ride, the intrepid team will take on international spies, wily women and the ancient Atlantean threat at the very Gates to Hell in the Territory of Arizona and the untamed American West.
Never
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,040. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a young scholar is accused of murder and sent to work off his sentence in the deadliest mines in the West, his rancher brother must fight to prove his innocence before the young man gives in to the evil influence of his overseer or is worked to death.
A House For Eliza: The Real Story of the Cajuns
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,830. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Cypress Cove Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
What is the real story of the Cajuns? This goes beyond the stereotypes given the Cajuns by today’s media, & tells the true story of a Cajun family in Lafayette, LA, at the turn of the 19th century. Through the eyes of Eliza Landry, you will see what it was like to live on a fine plantation in the late 1800s, & raise a family of seventeen children during two World Wars.
To the Gates of Hell
Series: The John Mung Saga, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 150,340. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Darkest Hour... Japan is yet again on the brink of war. This time it will engulf the world from east to west, and Japan will become embroiled after the attack on Pearl Harbor, 1941.
Diabolus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 122,390. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
A thrilling supernatural drama set against the turmoil of the English Civil War. This fast-paced action adventure faithfully recreates the psychological reality of the time with its beliefs in demons, witches and other supernatural entities.
The Colquhouns in Canada
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,860. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Historical » Canada
This historical fiction novel follows the ancient Scottish Clan Colquhoun from the time the first transported prisoner, William Cahoone, landed in New England in 1650. It follows the experiences of William in Massachussetts, and further generations of Cohoons who moved to Nova Scotia, Canada, then on to Ontario and Quebec. It is a fascinating story, all thoroughly researched and authentic.
Duke and Skip'
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 51,790. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is a story of sibling rivalry in a large working class family of Brooklyn, New York in the mid-twentieth century. Their two oldest boys came of age during the Great Depression and World War II and early in their youth became rivals for the limited bounty of their hardscrabble existence
The Spider's Bride
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,840. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012 by Kemsing Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
The Bride enters into the cold world of the Prince of Spiders, not knowing what fate he has in store for her.