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The Russian Nurse by Brianfriedkin
Price: Free! Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Historical » General
In the tale's 1st pg. Violetta, a Russian Nurse, runs into a friend who says: “Life has lost its meaning for me. I'm going in this drugstore to buy sleeping pills to kill myself.” “What? You're going to kill yourself?” Violetta asks. “Yes, life has no value for me.” “Well, in that case, why not kill yourself like we do in Russia?” “How do you do it in Russia?" -Read & see the Russian way to do it.
Graffiti by Suzy Stewart Dubot
Price: Free! Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Once established in Britain, the Romans set about making bricks for buildings. Antonius works in just such a place, which can be grueling because of the heat of the furnace. He resents his boss taking afternoons off when he should be working...
Manchaug - Love and Loss during King Philip's War by Lisa Shea
Price: Free! Words: 6,920. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Sutton, Massachusetts. 1675 Many reverends are preaching from the pulpit that the natives must be driven out. That the fertile lands of the new world are intended by God Himself for the newcomers who swarm in ever-increasing numbers from England. Prudence isn't so sure about that. She and her father have been traveling the quiet pathways of central Massachusetts for years now, spreading the good
Citadels of Fire by L.K. Hill
Price: Free! Words: 111,780. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017 by Liesel Hill. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval(5.00 from 1 review)
In a world where danger hides in plain sight and no one aspires to more than what they were born to, Inga must find the courage to break the oppressive chains she’s been bound with since birth. Inga and her English soldier may end up like so many citizens of ancient Russia: nothing but flesh and blood mortar for the stones of the Kremlin wall.
Cordova by Cordova
Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
An early story from the enigmatic Cordova, who's identity has remained a mystery for over 70 years. Previously thought lost, The Currator is likely one of the author's early mature works as it contains many of the themes present throughout his(hers?) body of work, though the nested narratives and labyrinthine structure, which would come to define the author's major works, are only in their nascent
Finding Michante by Joe B. Slater
Price: Free! Words: 45,490. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
After fighting first alongside the Redlegs and then the Missouri Bushwackers in the Civil War, James Quinn rides into Nebraska Territory to escape the war. He loses his wife and child and spends the next two with the Cheyenne Dog Soldiers.
Quinn's War by Joe B. Slater
Price: Free! Words: 90,360. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Jamie Quinn is shot and left for dead by three men hunting an escaped slave. He crosses the state of Missouri and finds himself riding first with Jennison’s Jayhawkers and then with Bolin’s bushwackers. He saves one of the men he has been chasing from being sold downriver and, brings down a corrupt plantation owner.
Hidden Spring: A Novella by Liz Adair
Price: Free! Words: 16,350. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Susannah Brown, a young widow in 1890's Arizona Territory, is trying to survive. Will she accept the help of the silent, brooding stranger who arrives on her doorstep?
Withering Away at the Homestead by David Jensen
Price: Free! Words: 14,680. Language: American English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / general
How do you keep yourself occupied when even in old age, you’re spry and healthy? Adrian finds out the hard way when the family decides to move, without him! Now living in a retirement home, he finds ways to busy himself, and discovers that his help is not wanted.
Anthony Knight's Houses Part 2 by Richard Lighthouse
Price: Free! Words: 580. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Alternative history
In the same manner that reviews of products and books are presented on amazon and other web sites, everyone in our country may express an opinion. In this short ebook, Anthony Knight expresses his further opinions on Houston houses that he likes: 922 Knox, 6116 Tyne, 6118 Tyne, 6122 Tyne, 928 Knox, 6301 thru 6306 Prague, 6408-A Taggart, 6125 Tyne.
Diary of Death 1819 by Leslie Smith Dow
Price: Free! Words: 39,520. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Biographical
Did the Third Duke of Richmond become a werewolf? His weird and agonizing death was chronicled by his closest aides, who found themselves powerless to prevent his untimely demise. Their diaries were hushed up by the British authorities to prevent the startling details becoming public. This is the gripping story of the last days of Charles Lennox, the "finest formed man in England."
Mechanical Man by Byron Cornell Bellamy
You set the price! Words: 147,080. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A medieval mad scientist creates the perfect combat machine, but cannot destroy the spirit of the man inside.
The Raid of Balvenie and the Maiden Who Survived by Cheri Gillard
Price: Free! Words: 21,260. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A young lass unwittingly helps a vengeful demon while simply trying to reclaim the shreds of her lost life. In this prequel to “Chloe’s Guardian,” discover the untold story of how Horatius came to be in the unscrupulous hands of the murderous Angus MacKay, and what the Maiden of Balvenie did to drive him there. The mysterious machinations in play that fateful night are finally revealed!
The Princess's Spirit Trilogy #3: The 2010s Culture Wars Trap by TaraElla
Price: Free! Words: 15,730. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist, Fiction » Historical » General
In this finale, Angelle continues to pursue her dream to become Cultural Royalty of Pacificland, while also trying to make her world a better place for all, in the name of the Princess’s Spirit. Similar to the situation in many other countries, the 2010s are a divisive time in Pacificland, and those who want their message heard have to navigate wisely and strategically.
The Princess's Spirit Trilogy #2: Unity in Liberty by TaraElla
Price: Free! Words: 18,950. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
In this sequel, Angelle continues to pursue her dream to become Cultural Royalty of Pacificland, while also trying to make her world a better place for all, in the name of the Princess’s Spirit. However, the challenges are more than what she could ever imagine.
When Timbers Start by Lancelot Schaubert
Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Originally published in THE NEW HAVEN REVIEW, this story features a young married couple who struggle through the rough landscape of Southern Illinois in the late 1950's. They argue over the purchase of a five-dollar-a-month Sears and Roebuck kitchen table, but it ends up saving lives.
A Michaelmas Wager by Emily Murdoch
Price: Free! Words: 29,010. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency(3.00 from 1 review)
How much would you gamble for love? When a tipsy party joke becomes a wager on Rufus’ marriage, he knows he should said no. But Juliana, the unwitting and unknowing focus of the gamble, has more to her than meets the eye. Will it be possible for Rufus to charm the winning Juliana? Does he owe her the truth about his initial interest in her? And who will eventually win the Michaelmas wager?
Justice for Cassie by Fred L. Funk
Price: Free! Words: 64,190. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
JUSTICE FOR CASSIE is a chilling tale inspired by actual events and real people. The story begins as young Cassie Bienville spends her teenaged years growing up in a palatial mansion on a large plantation in southern Louisiana. In her golden years her mental health breaks down and she goes to a supposed 'high 'end' elder care home. where abuse and neglect are the order of the day.