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Mail Order Bride: The Bitter & Godless Widow Goes To The Colorado Rancher (A Victorian Western Romance)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: American English. Published: March 18, 2015 by Lisa Castillo-Vargas. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A Victorian era woman is left widowed then taken in by a kindly neighbor for a brief while, but after that she faces the harsh reality of making her own living; except it will be an uphill battle as she decides to move to Colorado and work on her neighbor’s brother-in-laws’s ranch.
Redbuds and Bullets
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,650. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 20th Century, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Sixth story in the Jo Harper Adventure. Thirteen year old Jo Harper's trip to attend the reading of her mysterious uncle's will isn't welcome news to everybody in Willowby, Wyoming, and with the notorious Casper Brothers on the loose, the spring of 1911 isn't the best time to steam across the wide open west. But with great expectations and grim determination, Jo hurtles into adventure.
SECRET KNIGHT - CONSPIRACY: Arthurian Saga Series Book 1
Price: Free! Words: 18,670. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Eric is a young working fellow, who often daydreams about knights and the good old days of Camelot. When he overhears a stranger plotting to kill King Arthur he becomes greatly distressed. Eric risks his own life to save the kingdom and warn the King. Can Eric restore Camelot to its former glory and save the King and save Camelot? CONSPIRACY is the first Book in a series of 5.
Au lointain royaume
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 39. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: French. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Depuis soixante-sept années, la Normandie souffrait des affres d’une guerre dont on ne savait pas qu’elle allait durer cent ans. Il advint alors qu’un chevalier normand s’en alla conquérir un royaume en d’autres lieux, confirmant la réputation de conquérants que les Normands s’étaient acquis grâce à Guillaume et Tancrède de Hauteville. En voici l'histoire !
Leofric: Sacrifice
Price: Free! Words: 9,160. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Denmark, AD 515. Leofric, a young Angle noble, goes hunting in the woods near his home and discovers the corpse of a woman. She has been murdered, and suspicion quickly falls on one of the victim's travelling companions. However, Leofric is less certain of the man's guilt and comes up with a plan to reveal the true killer.
Crossing the River Styx
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,110. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Edith never wanted to visit the caves. But Frank insisted. Now, Frank lay in a pool of blood in those caves, and Edith wants to know why. When Albert sees Edith emerge from the caves covered in blood, he has no idea what to think. He barely recognizes the wealthy newlywed who arrived just days before in the brand-new 1926 Chevrolet Phaeton he so admired. Together, they must find the truth.
The Book of Monsters
Price: Free! Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015 by Inked Paws Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Horror » Occult
A monastery loses one of its brothers to a violent death. Screams are carried on the winds from towns, seemingly without reason. A lady knight carries the answers with her, but that doesn’t ensure that she will be believed. A prequel to The Goemul Book, this story begins to uncover the secrets of the book that Yena Lee inherits from her parents.
The Chieftain's Secret
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,220. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2015 by Secret Cravings Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Historical
On the Isle of Mull, many objects wash up on shore. Niall MacLean never expected a wife to be included in that. Niall of Lochbuie handfasted with Ermina Bruce to save her from a horrible marriage and one night of passion has led to forever after.
Spinning a New Life in Texas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The hand-hewn, primitive spinning wheel is real, a treasure picked up in an antique store at least a hundred (or more) years after its creation. For this fictional story, the author moved back 150 years in time, mixed in a portion of her research on pioneer families in north Texas, and tells the tales of Hannah and Benjamin. Download this first story from Wash on Monday!
Wash on Monday: Eight stories of the People Behind the Antiques
Price: $3.59 USD. Words: 12,710. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Eight forgotten tales of different antique items – they’re all here. A primitive, handcrafted spinning wheel, indigo rag balls, a hand stitched tablecloth, marbles, etched purple candy dishes, a vintage Patsy doll, white enamelware plates and a hand pieced and stitched quilt. A few known facts mixed with a large dollop of imagination pay tribute to the past owners of these pieces.
No Small Tempest (Muleskinners #2)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,080. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Elsie Parry aims to get this load of salt delivered to Kearney, Nebraska, come hell or high water. Or outlaws. Or Indians. Her other driver, Hank, and her former outlaw brother Zeb will help –but her eight draft mules (who think they are Greek gods) will make the difference. If she can keep them from being stolen –or eaten.
A Virgin of Stalingrad
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In this gripping short story, a Russian grandmother recounts her personal experiences in the 1942 Battle of Stalingrad.
The Substitute Mommy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,250. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Blushing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Maggie is overcome with emotion when her adopted daughter starts first grade! She moved to protect her daughter, and to keep the promise she made to a friend. She was happy in the small town, and even caught the attention of a handsome bachelor. When she must tell him the truth, she fears losing his love, but she will not give up her daughter - not for any man!
Downstairs Rules
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 15,460. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by Blushing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
What's a maid to do? Ella wishes to be loyal, but that loyalty comes with a painful price for both her and her ladyship. If her Lady erred, the maid paid the price...
Simon Pure
Price: Free! Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young man escapes a life of crime to journey out west and start a new life under an assumed identity.
Lightning Draw
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by Alain Gomez. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Book 3 of the Zachary Davis Series The demands of being a Texas Ranger have taken their toll on Zach Davis. Worried he might be losing his edge, he works on tracking down a dangerous gunman in an effort to prove he still has what it takes. This short novelette is approximately 9,500 words.
Dreams of the Negev
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A short story written by L. Todd Wood while covering the Israeli/Hamas Gaza Conflict in the summer of 2014.
Last Lynching On Mount Oread
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,870. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
One Negro student overcame impossible odds and became the first black man to be admitted to the law school, but he failed to escape the noose of a lynch rope, cutting his college career short. This tale details the universitiy's attempt to cover up the lynching, and the efforts of the city's only Negro police officer to bring the lynchers to justice.
The Kaw Valley Scandal
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,420. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A negro maid is killed by the husband of a prominent, white family. Evidence reveals that the dead woman was actually from the husband's past. A secret jury was revived and empaneled to ensure the prominent white man's acquittal. Lawrence's mayor, sensing upheaval in the negro community, hires John Mercer Langston, negro lawyer, and Sam Jeans, negro policeman, to deliver justice.
Secret of The KU Catacombs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,470. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
It is said that the miles of steam tunnels winding their way under the Kansas University Campus were home to escaped convicts, the homeless, and misfits. The mysteries of the labyrinth are a constant source of intrigue for students and faculty alike. After a startling discovery, university officials now keep the tunnel entrances a secret, and this tale exposes the reason why.