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Don’t Go Snaring My Heart by Jacquie Rogers
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 by Manelle Oliphant
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 by Diana Strenka
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) by Juli D. Revezzo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,730. 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?
Moreno Valley Sketches by Loretta Tollefson
Price: Free! 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 by Mike Bozart
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 by Leigh Barker
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 by Cora Buhlert
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 by Alex Cohen
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 by Christine Malec
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 by Sara Barnard
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) by Laura Stapleton
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 by Lake Larsen
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.'
L'espérance engloutie by Bruno Robert des Douets
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 46. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: French. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Tout près de Barfleur a disparu la fine fleur de la chevalerie du royaume anglo-normand, de nombreux membres de la famille royale aussi, particulièrement certains des enfants d'Henri que l'on surnommait Beauclerc. En raison de ce drame, il est avéré que le cours de l'Histoire en fut changé.
Loretta’s Orphanage Of Love (A Clean & Wholesome Historical Love Story) by Vanessa Carvo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,400. Language: American English. Published: August 12, 2015 by Susan Hart. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Loretta's Orphanage Of Love, is about a pastor and his wife setting up an orphanage, and just as the first children are about to arrive on the train, a tragic event occurs which will change the pastor’s life forever.
Pretty Bird (Haunted Hotel Prequel) by Haley Whitehall
Series: Haunted Hotel. Price: Free! Words: 10,730. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Pretty Bird is a historical western with romantic elements. Is lust blooming in Butte, Montana, love, or witchcraft? Will the residents of the Bird Cage brothel figure it out before it is too late?
Plasma & Wigwood by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
The now-trendy Plaza-Midwood area of east Charlotte (NC, USA) is known as Plasma-Wigwood in hip circles. But, exactly how did this term come about? This 1600-word short story posits a possible source: a pair of young dudes, a Caucasian and an African American, in the mid-'70s. A truly electrifying theory. An Asian female puts the icing on the cake. Another one in the psecret psociety pseries.
The Earl and the Proud Spinster by Elizabeth Reed
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Violet thinks that she is completely immune to all the irrational emotions involved in the intimate relations between men and women. That is until her path crosses that of Andrew, the Earl of Teddington, who is determined to teach her a valuable lesson in passion and love. It is a lesson that will make her rethink all that she had once believed in!
The Stranger by Herschel Cozine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Whenever Luke Clayton rides in on his horse, the townspeople scatter and disappear. But there is always an exception: a young, brash kid who wants to lay claim to the title “the fastest gun in the west.” When Clayton arrives in a new spot, everyone suspects that this fateful day will be no different. Can there finally be a meeting in a wild west town that doesn't end in killing?