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The Spiv: The Robbie Sparrow Story
Price: Free! Words: 60,180. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Biographical
A retired sports’ journalist who we come to know only by his nickname, ‘Lumpy’, decides to tell the life story of one of his earliest and most interesting friends, Robbie Sparrow - 'The Spiv'. The writer is caught in a dilemma; should he ‘tell it like it was’, or sanitise a life for a more palatable product?
Daughter of Sparta: Chapter Two
Series: Daugher of Sparta. Price: Free! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2015 by Historic Heroines. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Historic Heroines is pleased to release its first original fiction series: Daughter of Sparta by Kristen LePine. In Chapter Two, we meet Gorgo, the real daughter of King Cleomenes I, who was unluckily named after the mythological beast. Daughter of Sparta is set in ancient Sparta and follows the events leading up to the Ionian Revolt.
Shipmate: A Royal Regard Prequel Novella
Series: Sailing Home. Price: Free! Words: 40,670. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
For shy Bella Smithson, landing a husband seems laughable, so when shipping magnate Myron Clewes offers to buy her from her unfeeling family and take her to sea, she is obligated to accept his suit—and a long list of demands she might never be able to meet.
New Shoes for Elizabeth - Coloring Book
Price: Free! Words: 550. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Historical » USA
Inspired by true events, this tween age chapter book is a fictional account of a Depression era Christmas on a share croppers farm in the Midwest. The thirteen year old heroine, Elizabeth, and her five brothers were enjoying all the fun of life on the farm when their father lost part of his hand in a farming accident. In spite of this tragedy, Elizabeth made this their best Christmas ever.
The Hawk: Part Four
Series: The Hawk. Price: Free! Words: 66,320. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
In this fourth part of the series, set in 1962, Eric organizes a local exhibit, learning more about Marek Jagucki, but the truth of Marek’s past is revealed to the painter in one of his own canvases. As Marek begins to question the oddness of Eric’s eyes, the entire world is thrown into possible nuclear conflict by the Cuban Missile Crisis.
Interviews of Kephrath - Labayu
Price: Free! Words: 4,580. Language: British English. Published: November 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This is one of a series of character interviews from The Flame Before Us. This interview is with Labayu, a Kinahny man who grew up in Kephrath, but until recently was living among the northern tribes of the Ibriym, in the Galil region. He has recently moved back to Giybon, largest of the Four Towns. If you like the interview and extract, The Flame Before Us is available as a full-length novel.
Interviews of Kephrath - Hekanefer
Price: Free! Words: 3,210. Language: British English. Published: November 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This is one of a series of character interviews from The Flame Before Us. This interview is with Hekanefer, formerly a Mitsriy scribe attached to a military unit stationed in Gedjet and part of the army responsible for defending the province. He is now living in Shalem. If you like the interview and extract, The Flame Before Us is available as a full-length novel.
Interviews of Kephrath - Nikleos and Kastiandra
Price: Free! Words: 3,580. Language: British English. Published: November 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This is one of a series of character interviews from The Flame Before Us. This interview is with Nikleos and Kastiandra, who travelled with their Sherden clan east across the sea and then south from Wilios. The clan has now settled peaceably outside the town of Yabesh, to the east of the River and just outside the hill country. If you like the interview, The Flame Before Us is available as a novel
Interviews of Kephrath - Tadugari and Anilat
Price: Free! Words: 3,330. Language: British English. Published: November 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This is one of a series of character interviews from The Flame Before Us. This interview is with Tadugari and Anilat, who fled the destruction of the city of Ikaret and settled in Shalem, at the southern edge of the hill country and a morning's walk from Kephrath. If you like the interview and extract, The Flame Before Us is available as a full-length novel.
Prequel
Price: Free! Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Romance » Historical
This 1500 word prequel is what ties together the ground-breaking American Mail Order Bride books. The project includes fifty mail order bride books, one for each state, which will be released one per day from November 19th, 2015-January 7th, 2016.
Daughter of Sparta: Chapter One
Series: Daugher of Sparta. Price: Free! Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2015 by Historic Heroines. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Historic Heroines is pleased to release its first original fiction series: Daughter of Sparta by Kristen LePine. Set in ancient Greece, Daughter of Sparta opens with a reimagined twist on the Medusa myth then follows Gorgo, the daughter of King Cleomenes I of Sparta, and the events leading up to the Ionian Revolt.
Foi de Miquelot !
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 51. Price: Free! Words: 7,790. Language: French. Published: October 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Partir en randonnée, se mettre en pèlerinage un peu comme si c’était sur les chemins de Compostelle, on imagine aisément l’aventure ! Ici, ce sera sur les chemins de Paradis ! Destination l’abbaye Saint Michel du Mont ! En fait, vous allez vous retrouver carrément en plein XVème siècle !
Невеста по почте (Mail order bride In Russian)
Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: Russian. Published: October 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Заказная невеста приезжает к жениху на ферму, но кандидатов в мужья не один, а трое.
Adelé van Soothsbay
Price: Free! Words: 31,530. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
In the 1650s Adelé van Soothsbay lives in New Amsterdam, New Netherlands, neglected by her parents in favor of her older sister, Higgles. After being sent away by her parents after attacking her sister Adelé returns when Higgles runs away. To her parents horror Adelé is a tomboy and must begin to realize a world she left too young to understand.
Tides of Fortune: Escape
Price: Free! Words: 13,060. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
"A gripping tale of pirate adventure off the coast of 19th Century Florida!"
World Peace
Price: Free! Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
A small group of cynical irreverent young soldiers use guard duty to talk about why they were sent to war. The boxes of books sent to them from unknown sources are a springboard for discussion. They toss around the possibility of peace, but come to realize that they cannot influence why they are in Vietnam. What is left is to do right by the other soldiers and Marines in combat who depend on them.
Black and White With a Hint of Grey: A Time Paradox?
Price: Free! Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
An 1865 mystery encourages a child's imagination: what if a civil rights era leader could time travel?
Salai: A Short Story of Leonardo da Vinci
Price: Free! Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Salai is the foster son of Leonardo da Vinci. A true hellion, he grows to understand his foster father's patience with him.
Sterling
Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Gabriel and Emily's relationship hangs on his ability to talk her older brother down. John seeks vengeance for her dishonor and a shame he cannot allow to stand.
Devil's Triangle
Series: The Pirate's Apprentice, Book 2. You set the price! Words: 41,960. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Well on his way to becoming a pirate, John King finds a place among the buccaneers, at the captain's side, as cabin boy. John embraces his new duties with enthusiasm, but his new adventurous life is fraught with unforeseen danger, and it seems everything from nature to the unexplained is out-to-get-him. As John fights to stay alive, he soon realizes being a pirate isn't all about adventure.