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Le Coeur de la Mer
By Natascha Scrivener
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(3.00 from 3 reviews)
A tale of two little girls who befriend each other whilst on board RMS Titanic.
Revived: Part XI - Kammani Unravelled
By G Johanson
Series: Revived, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Part XI - The hypnotist, Ilkay, probes deep into Kammani’s mind and long forgotten memories are dredged up, including some unwelcome flashbacks. With Kammani entranced and vulnerable an opportunistic schemer decides that this is the perfect time to strike... Revived is a 21 part paranormal serial dealing with immortal feuds and tangled love triangles set in 1652.
Costumes and Filigree: A Novel of the Phantom of the Opera
By Dayna Stevenson
Price: Free! Words: 128,480. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In this not-so-serious retelling of the Phantom of the Opera, Christine Daaé, a rather bratty girl who lives to become a diva, is horrified to discover that her mentor, whom she believed to be an angel, is really a monstrously-disfigured man. But as she works to accomplish her goals of fame and fortune, she realizes that it is really her genteel fiancé, Raoul de Chagny, who is the true monster.
War - The Battle for West Germany
By Charles Miller
Price: Free! Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The fear, brutality, and excitement of modern war captured with intricate detail. A story for those who are looking for a shot of excitement and those who love the details. The setting is based off of the novel "Red Storm Rising" by Tom Clancy. Of course, please leave a comment or review on the book, and what you did / didn't like about it!
Susanna and the Spy
By Anna Elliott
Price: Free! Words: 70,430. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
0.25 star(4.25 from 4 reviews)
A chance encounter with a figure from her past suggests that Susanna Ward's estranged grandfather was murdered, and that his death was connected to a ring of smugglers led by a mysterious Captain Clark. When Captain Clark himself appears at her door, wounded and in need of her help, Susanna must decide where her true loyalties lie.
Printesa Roxolana
By Gabriel Szeitz
Price: Free! Words: 6,040. Language: Romanian. Published: July 30, 2012 by Blacklight Design. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Aceasta versiune este o traducere a editiei originale publicate in limba engleza
La Sposa Di Salt Hendon: Un Romanzo Storico Georgiano
By Lucinda Brant
Price: Free! Words: 118,970. Language: Italian. Published: July 28, 2012 by Sprigleaf. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Quando il Conte di Salt Hendon sposa Jane Despard, figlia di un signorotto, la Società inorridisce. Costretti dalle circostanze a un matrimonio che nessuno dei due desidera, i neosposi devono superare un passato fatto di angoscia e tristezza per innamorarsi di nuovo. Nel frattempo, un familiare si spingerà oltre i limiti, fino all’omicidio pur di distruggere il matrimonio.
Λέο
By Alexis Kypridemos
Price: Free! Words: 350. Language: Greek. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Η πραγματική ιστορία του Λεωνίδα και των 300 εκείνη την μοιραία μέρα στις Θερμοπύλες, το 480 πΧ.
Mapmaker
By Brent Meranda
Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: American English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
A border town in Ancient China is a perilous place—especially for a desolate girl with no father. So, when Cricket bumps into an administrator’s wife with a bag full of copper coins, she eagerly agrees to deliver her firewood. But why does the woman need firewood in the summer? And why do soldiers stop and question them? Does it have anything to do with the raid at Xitang last Spring?
Last Tales of Mercia 8: Audrey the Slave
By Jayden Woods
Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 7,780. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Audrey schemes to escape from slavery at Lord Richard's castle. But the cruel knight Geoffrey keeps a close watch on her every move. Set in the Dark Ages of Engla-lond, the "Last Tales of Mercia" are ten short stories featuring real historical figures and characters from the "Sons of Mercia" series. Though strongly connected to the series and each other, they can be read independently.
Notable Quotes of Catcher McCall
By C.J. Lanet
Price: Free! Words: 20,450. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The quotes entitled "Medal of Honor" and "Presidential Candidate of the United States" are from Part Two: Catcher McCall - Respect and Betrayal.
Novela de Jarabo
By Carlos Segovia
Price: Free! Words: 5,190. Language: Spanish. Published: July 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
«Debería haber escrito un tratado sobre el arte de la violencia. Siempre tan limpio. Pero no soy un hombre de letras. Aunque tenga estudios, no lo soy. Nunca me han ido los libros...
The Lucky One
By Ray Kingfisher
Price: Free! Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
0.25 star(3.33 from 3 reviews)
A Prize Winning Short Story. An elderly woman is haunted by memories of her escape from the holocaust. But how reliable are painful memories that have been kept at bay for over sixty years? And at her time of life, what exactly is she searching for?
Wicked Down Below
By Susan Cogan
Price: Free! Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Miriam Walker lives and works in the big city in 1902. There are monsters out in the dark streets but they are nothing compared to the wickedness humans get up to. Miriam battles wickedness both human and inhuman while always remaining prim and ladylike.
Godfrey: Book One
By Adrien Leduc
Price: Free! Words: 12,220. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
The year is 1920 and Godfrey Leduc has a difficult decision to make. Stay on the family farm in rural Quebec or make the move out West and start his own? Family, love, and a bit of humour set against the backdrop of post-WWI Canada make this semi-biographical work an entertaining read for all ages.
Coniston Fowler and the Typhoon Force
By Lloyd Martin
Price: Free! Words: 31,450. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In an attempt to find an ultimate solution to the Vietnam Conflict the American secret services had acquired and developed the British supersonic bomber TSR-2 for one specific purpose - to drop atom bombs on China in a bid to end the support for North Vietnam. We have detailed information on the attack, and the rescue of Coniston. Then we have the repercussions, meetings at the Pentagon.
Coniston Fowler and the Conspiracy
By Lloyd Martin
Price: Free! Words: 27,550. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The book opens with the cancellation of TSR-2,in April 1965. Many parts were moved to Samlesbury, then flown out to Machrahanish. Then we move back to October 1964, the American secret services try to select an aircraft type to mount a special mission over Vietnam. A lot of detail about the aircraft, and the meetings, including the deception in Burma follow to give a fascinating read.
An Unspoken Truth
By Jessica Gold
Price: Free! Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » War
(5.00 from 1 review)
Two experiences weave together to reveal an unspoken truth, a story never told. A teenager journeys to the site of an unfathomable atrocity, with a survivor in tow. Sixty years earlier, a small village comes together in the face of danger, to solidify an act of pure love. An Unspoken Truth reminds us of the human cost of war and its far reaching affects on future generations.
The Mysteries, A Novel of Ancient Eleusis
By David Sheppard
Price: Free! Words: 132,180. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Available for the first time complete in one volume. Previously published in two volumes as Daughter of Darkness and The Dadouchos. In 480 BC, fifteen-year-old Melaina's biggest worry, she thinks, is wishing to follow Artemis and remain virgin when her mother and grandfather want her to marry and became a priestess. But when the Persians invade, the gods themselves have plans for Melaina.
Pale Eyes
By James Welsh
Price: Free! Words: 98,250. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
When the invincible Zeus is killed, his daughter Athena must rally her chaotic family of gods against a rising darkness, one that will not stop until Greece’s beauty is in ashes.