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Jefferson's Clandestine War by James Seymour
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 14,730. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
This story is a fictional account based on factual events and mostly on factual persons. It is a great adventure involving plotting, courage, swashbuckling action, piracy, and great danger in lands around the world. The author James E. Seymour, Jr. brings forth the true, exciting, little known story of Thomas Jefferson's secret war.
The Canoe by Michelle Baker
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 17,630. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Set over the course of ten days in 1912, this poetic portrait of love and loss follows two simultaneous stories: the coming of age of Bernie Kingston, teenage son of a coffin maker who lives along the Chesapeake Bay and the voyage of Katherine Chambers, a middle-aged Englishwoman from Southampton leaving home for the first time as she seeks to recover from the deaths of her husband and son.
The Battle Of Manila Bay by Norbert Mercado
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,250. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Spanish Armada has allowed the Spaniards to maintain their powerful grip on the areas they have conquered. The American Asiatic Squadron aims to break that grip and bring freedom to the inhabitants of the Spanish colonies. Explore the battle which paved the way for a new era. "The Battle Of Manila Bay" is the latest novel from the pen of Norbert Mercado, author of "The Children of Mars".
A Tender Embrace by Rex Sumner
Series: Tales from Harrhein, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014 by MyVoice Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Pat is fishing in the South Seas with his new girlfriend, and is unhappy when she wants to use him as bait. A story from the voyage of the Queen Rose, the first carrack to be built in Harrhein.
Superficial Sacrifices by D.K. Steffey
Price: Free! Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In this offbeat satire, a high priest living in ancient Egypt’s Golden Age reluctantly comes to grips with the distracting elements of modern life and its impact on religious devotion during the grand exposition of his kingdom’s most sacred holiday.
The Legend Of Goddess Vardayini by Chris Hudda
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: August 21, 2014 by Nona Gota Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
The unique thing about this festival is that this ghee, accumulated from millions of devotees, is collected into large drums, before being poured on the chariot as soon as it passes by. You can see that a small lake of ghee is formed right as the chariot leaves the spot. Have you ever wondered about the secret behind this odd festival? Well the story goes like this -
“The Marrow of Tradition” Made Easy by Students' Academy
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 91 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 274. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,680. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The novel is fundamentally based on the concept of white supremacy, but the realistic account presented by the author reveals that behind the concept of white supremacy there were oppression of the mixed races, threats, rioting, killings, arson, and lynching.
Wagon Master by Rex Sumner
Series: Tales from Harrhein, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014 by MyVoice Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Chad is a wagon master and he thinks he is a coward. He still manages to deliver supplies to the frontline, rescue wounded, befriend the young Princess Asmara and inspire respect in his enemies. A story from Harrhein, set five hundred years ago in a fictional world, of a different sort of soldier.
Rose in Dreamland by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Coney Island in 1907, known for its freaks and spectacles. But for Rose, Coney Island becomes a place of wonder, a place that makes memories. A place that saves lives...
Sherwood Forest: Robbing The Rich by Laura McVey
Series: Sherwood Forest, Book 3. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 13,390. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
When a Nottingham villager stumbles across the outlaws' camp, Robin is challenged to find a new way to help his people. Meanwhile, the town innkeeper's daughter is romanced by a travelling minstrel, much to her father's disapproval.
L’onorata vendetta by Caterina Sorbilli
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,980. Language: Italian. Published: August 11, 2014 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Stefano è un giovane architetto che, dopo cinque anni, ritorna a Tropea, paese d’origine di suo padre. Qui viene accolto dalla vecchia zia, donna Letizia, austera e combattiva, sorella del compianto Giorgio D’Amico, Pubblico Ministero a Palermo nella metà dello scorso secolo...
Mowbray Brothers by Debbie Terranova
Price: Free! Words: 3,460. Language: Australian English. Published: August 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Saturday night, summer of 1920. Mowbray Park is where the local lads go for a laugh, a beer, and a smoke. Eight-year-old Lucky sneaks out of bed to discover his brother and hero has taken a dare that could cost much more than his one shilling bet.
A View from the Bench by Philip Small
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
A View from the Bench by Philip Small. This is a fascinating tale about a young boy mercilessly whipped by his teacher then later ordered to stand on the bench for the rest of the school term.
Once Upon a Kingdom: Blogisode One- Backstory by Staci Brush
Price: Free! Words: 800. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Once Upon a Kingdom is a weekly blogisode from Author Staci Brush. She distributes the story from WordPress.com. Episode one is titled Backstory.
Stone Giant by Theodore A Henning II
You set the price! Words: 13,020. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Nineteen year old Kassi is challenged to believe the unbelievable. There are puzzeling questions regarding her family history. Only by climbing Wondiboi Mountain can she find the answers. Could a race of giants, both human and reptile, have truly existed where she lives? Is it possible some remnant remains? What Kassi encounters is both terrifying and reassuring. Can she really believe?
A Djinni Named Conscience by Henry Lion Oldie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014 and represented by K-Group. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Jammal, a merchant, by mistake freed Abd-al-Rashid, a djinni imprisoned in a gold pendant. The djinni repaid the merchant by becoming Jammal’s conscience. From that day on, whatever the merchant did, the incorruptible Conscience stood behind his left shoulder.