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Daughter of Sparta: Chapter Six by Kristen LePine
Series: Daugher of Sparta. Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016 by Historic Heroines. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Set in ancient Greece, Daughter of Sparta follows Gorgo, the real daughter of King Cleomenes I of Sparta, and the events leading up to the Ionian Revolt. In Chapter Six, Gorgo is introduced to a treasure Aristagoras of Miletus brings to woo King Cleomenes to commit to his war campaign. This is the sixth installment to this series; Chapters One through Five are available for free.
Redemption Trail by Clay More
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,460. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » USA
A tragic accident sets Sam Gibson on a mission to find redemption for what he’s done, with consequences he couldn’t have imagined. Wrongly accused of robbing a bank, he’s quickly tried and sentenced to hang at daybreak. But an honest newspaperman helps Sam escape and flee the powerful men who have set him up. Will he keep on riding, or will he turn and fight?
The Blood Calls You Back (Part 2) by Mike White
Series: The Blood Calls You Back. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,930. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Joe’s ancestor from the Ice Age, a chieftain named Bear, calls to him for help when a neighboring village attacks her mountaintop settlement. What technology can Joe teach Bear and her people who live in Mammoth bone tents? What will he do when the tech that calls his consciousness to the Ice Age shows up elsewhere in the present?
At The Court Of Charlemagne by Will Tyler
Price: Free! Words: 19,070. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Spring 1966. As the EEC matures, a young investigator is caught between two factions, each determined to impose their will on its future direction. Oskar Lustig must work out who is telling the truth about both the past and the future, and decide where his true loyalties lie.
Panhandle Freight by Livia J. Washburn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016 by James Reasoner. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A bitter winter storm was blowing fiercely when Lucas Hallam rode up to the isolated railroad station. It wasn’t a fit night for man or beast to be out, but Hallam found himself joined by a number of other pilgrims waiting for a train – and one of them just might be a killer. But the big man has a secret of his own... Finalist for the Peacemaker Award in the category of Best Short Fiction in 2012.
Chicago Typewriter (A Short Story) by Scott Allen Fallbeck
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A newspaper journalist, a mobster’s wife and a hailstorm of bullets; an exclusive story just might be in the making, assuming they can both make it out alive first. Please note that while many of Scott’s stories have a speculative element (science fiction, supernatural, etc.), this one does not and is instead historical fiction.
It Takes a Man by Cheryl Pierson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,630. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
When Derrick McCain returns to Indian Territory, he seeks answers only his real father can give him. But when he meets a desperate young woman, Leah Martin, he realizes he must do whatever it takes to keep her out of harm’s way—along with the baby she carries. Derrick must make a decision that will change his life forever when Leah’s father shows up, determined to see her wed to an abusive suitor.
Not What It Seems: A Clean Regency Romance Series 1 by Sarah Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,520. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016 by Betty Johnson. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Charlotte's life has fallen apart. Previously the daughter of a well off lawyer, her father is now in prison and her mother dead. She is resigned to a life teaching the children of the aristocracy. She finds herself working as a governess for an Earl, and while the children are lovely, the Earl not a gentleman and Charlotte feels threatened by him.
Honesty and Endeavor: A Clean Regency Romance Series 2 by Sarah Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016 by Betty Johnson. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Anna came to England from the Netherlands to marry a member of the aristocracy. Having found her man, a rich Duke, over a period of time she realizes that she has made a terrible mistake. The man she loves is a gambler, a drunk and a womanizer. Anna endeavors to change his behavior but the Duke soon tires of her.
A Very Real Affair: A Clean Regency Romance Series 5 by Sarah Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,090. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016 by Betty Johnson. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
The Duchess of Masham in the most beautiful woman Peter Waverley, a doctor, has ever seen. The problem is she is married, and as unobtainable as any woman ever was, but there is a spark of attraction, a dangerous spark.
A Man of Honor: A Clean Regency Romance Series 4 by Sarah Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,340. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016 by Betty Johnson. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Mary is a nurse dedicated to looking after the wounded during the battle of Waterloo. Day in, day out, she is subject to the sight of men dying in front of her.
Moreno Valley Sketches II by Loretta Tollefson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,310. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Historical mini-fiction set in northern New Mexico’s scenic Moreno Valley. There’s a little something here for everyone—from pre-Spanish elk hunting the Elizabethtown gold miners, romance at Eagle Nest Lodge, and early skiing in Angel Fire.
Domestic Tranquility by Will Tate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2016 by Gelastic Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A lifetime of adventure as cowhand, gunman, soldier and indian fighter kept "Kid" Hackett busy for a lifetime. Now he's enjoying his retirement, running the hotel he owns with his young wife Katie. When a guest turns up dead, justice demands that the killer be found. But sometimes justice conflicts with other values, and Kid isn't sure he wants this one solved.
Night of the Dancing Champions by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Gertie lived by her dancing. The contests earned her a living in those dark days of the Great Depression and acclaim in the days leading up to World War II. But the competitions took their toll—in haunting ways. Now, decades later, Gertie finds herself facing those ghosts—whether she wants to or not.
Fever, or, The Last Days of Tippecanoe by J.L. Hohler III
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 7,020. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mashups
The Absolutely True And Completely Accurate Story Of The Death Of President William Henry Harrison --Or-- An Exercise in Fictional-Non-Fiction of Three Incidences in the Early Days of the Life of a Dead President
The Determined Gentleman by Elizabeth Reed
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Theresa thought she had left her life in London behind, to only find that there is a gentleman from her past, who has no intention of letting her forget about him. Even if it means a visit to the remote countryside to convince Theresa they would be perfect for each other!
The Keepers of Camelot by Cheryl Pierson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,980. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
2013 WESTERN FICTIONEERS PEACEMAKER AWARD FINALIST-An exciting short story with an unusual twist on the legend of King Arthur from award-winning author Cheryl Pierson ~ Under attack by Apache Indians, Arthur and the other stagecoach occupants are forced to take shelter at the stage station where he discovers Ginny, living as the wife of the station proprietor. Could she be his Guinevere?
Black Fang - A Supernatural Western by PW Pretorius
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Are you ready to read something scary and supernatural? Take a dark, mystical and supernatural ride with the novella Black Fang. Set in a frontier background, this novella promises to keep you glued to your cell phone or tablet screen. When a raiding party returns with a legend warrior as prisoner, they believe the war has turned in their favor....