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Guilty Poet (The Lord of Persia Book 1)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A soul that can transcend three millennia and travel beyond physical boundaries, visits England in 1593 to interrogate William Shakespeare.
No Hero
Price: Free! Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » Canada
It was the Second Battle of Ypres. They gave him the Military medal and called him a hero. He was just one of the ones that survived the first gas attack in history. A short story of the Great War.
Total War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,720. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The five stories in this collection are about ordinary people who have suffered during war or who experience small victories magnified by the bloody conflicts they are asked to face head on. I hope you enjoy these stories and that they make you think about war and the people who fought them. The book will be offered at a lower price for 30 days after release.
One Last Sarabande
Series: Tales of the Last Edwardian. Price: Free! Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
A series of inexplicable disappearances in West Sussex draw the psychic Abigail Jessop to the Admiral Collingwood inn. With the police unable to do more, Abigail and her companion Henry must unlock the secrets of Carter's Lane before others are lost and two villages are overwhelmed by fear. An Edwardian ghost story, from Tales of the Last Edwardian.
A Westward Adventure
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,450. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Aspiring novelist Amelia Mercer travels from New York City to Colorado to help her injured aunt recover. When the stage is robbed and her luggage stolen, bounty hunter Ned Waymire comes to her aid, acquainted with the harmless culprit and wanting to spare the boy. But Ned also seeks to impress the independent young woman.
Morning Patrol
Price: Free! Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A German pilot accidentally lands on Rick’s aerodrome, and there are only two ways he can play it. He can stick a gun in the idiot’s face and take him prisoner—earning a mention in dispatches for his trouble. Or, he can go hog-wild and pull the prank of a lifetime on good old Fritzie.
Don’t Go Snaring My Heart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,170. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Can rancher Dex Madsen get past loner Betsy Lynch's goats and killer chicken to help save her mining claim and win her heart? Return to southwest Idaho in the 1880s in Jacquie Roger's acclaimed Hearts of Owyhee series.
Day of Recognition
Price: Free! Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A giant steam monster wreaks havoc in the port town of Dargee and Sarah Parrish might be the only one around with the knowledge to stop it.
Rescuing the Titanic
Price: Free! Words: 5,870. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(4.00 from 1 review)
After seeing Titanic's distress rockets, the Californian sends its course on the sinking vessel. Once they arrive, it becomes a race against time. Will the Californian safely evacuate the foundering ship, or is everyone doomed to perish in the icy Atlantic waters?
Sing a Mournful Melody (A Gothic Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Tragedy has left Maribelle grief-stricken. After her beloved husband is murdered, his body disappears from his crypt. Worse, ghostly voices call from the widow's Graphophone. Is she losing her mind, or does something wicked this way come?
Flames Over Anacostia Flats
Price: Free! Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
World War 1 veterans survive the war but face an uncertain future and chaos in 1932 Washington, DC as members of the Bonus Army.
Moreno Valley Sketches
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,900. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Trappers, gold miners, cattle rustlers, and settlers. Men, women, and their children: They came from as far away as Prussia and as near as San Fernando de Taos. They met in the green mountain valley that lay between the Sangre de Cristo and Cimarron mountain ranges, a valley like no other in New Mexico Territory.
NoDa Soda
Price: Free! Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
The 1990s - especially the early years - in the North Davidson arts and entertainment district (NoDa) of Charlotte (NC, USA) are recounted in this 2200-word short story. Three of the early major NoDa figures who are now deceased (Terry Carano, Joe Behm, Bruce Gillenwater) are included in this recorded conversation between agents 32 and 33 on an April day in 2013. Another one in the pseries.
Episode 9 - Calum's Justice
Series: Clan - Season 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,410. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » Canada
Clan: Season 2, Episode 9. Calum’s Justice A Bitesize 1-hour Read. The storekeeper has murdered Magdalene’s little brother, Robbie, out of spite and Calum sets out to bring him to justice – frontier style. He knows there are men waiting for him at the trading post. He has never run from a fight and won’t run now. Before the night is over, either the murderer or Calum will be dead.
Hangman's Wages
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Germany in the Middles Ages: Executioner Ulrich finds his workload doubled, when he is ordered him to hang Anna, a thief caught stealing during an execution. Ulrich feels sorry for Anna, but orders are orders. So he leads her to the hanging tree. But as he places the noose around her neck, Ulrich finds that she touches his heart like no one before her. But how can he save Anna from the gallows?
The Ballad of Daphne and Leucippos
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,070. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015 by Torquere Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The nymph Daphne has caught the attention of the god Apollo, but she has no affection for men. Instead, she grows close to the newcomer, Leucippos who harbors a secret that could change everything.
A Wider Stream - A Prequel to Beltane
Price: Free! Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
In 16th century France, physical courage is not on the list of skills deemed appropriate for a young noblewoman’s education, and Margarete cannot understand why she is consistently encouraged to cultivate it. Her teacher is an uncommon woman who knows well its value. the means by which young Margarete begins to learn self-possession, and to first glim
The Saga of Indian Em’ly Book 4: The Journey Home
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2015 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Once Knocks Down and Cactus Flower escape from the evil orphanage with their new friend, Kid McCoy, their journey home is anything but peaceful! Set upon by claim jumpers, Knocks Down finds himself alone when he wakes up, his sister and friend gone. In town, he learns what’s become of Cactus and demands the pale faces who took her give her back. But will they?
Unexpected (The Oregon Trail Series)
Series: The Oregon Trail. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,350. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Anne Galway had an easy future set in place with Samuel Granville. They’d been childhood friends and she looked forward to marrying him. Or she did until Dmitri Romanov walked into her home and heart. Every glance, every touch from him gave Anne something Sam couldn’t and falling for the handsome sea captain was unexpected.
The Second Sight
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,510. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Historical » General
Landon Locke is an attorney who loses his eyesight and suffers through a dark descent into suicidal despair. But he employs philosophy as a recourse and discovers powers hidden inside himself: powers that had been lying dormant. Take a look into the life of the blind. Let Landon be your guide toward ‘The Second Sight.'