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Stranded in Paradise by Robin Ray
Price: Free! Words: 34,930. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
In 1960, the seven survivors of a cruise ship disaster discover an uncharted island near the Bermuda triangle which its only two residents-in-exile, Adolf Hitler and Eva Braun, call home. One of the survivors, the ship’s German-born captain who is facing a jail sentence back in Florida, must choose between his loyalty to America or gaining riches in helping the ex-dictator develop the 4th Reich.
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?
Cadet: Olympian Book 2 by Lee Ness
You set the price! Words: 78,060. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Sports
Athens 438 BC Alexander has survived the Siege of Samos and been sent to a military academy as a cadet.The battles with the Athenian army are nothing to what he faces in the Academy. With his life in danger from all sides, Alexander must draw on everything he has learned just to survive, but is survival enough?
The Shroud of Edessa: the Secret of Mary Magdalene by Antonio Sebastian
Price: Free! Words: 18,270. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Religious
A year after her husband’s horrific death, Mary Magdalene must return to a Jerusalem on the verge of a rebellion. Judea is torn between religious fundamentalist and the soldiers of a brutal occupation. In her husband’s tomb she finds a mystery that she cannot destroy. To protect a secret she cannot understand she must risk everything she loves.
Welcome to Dumbbells Anonymous by Mario V. Farina
Price: Free! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Harriet Wilson is giving a first class in English to the newly formed organization, "DA, Dumbbells Anonymous." She is giving instructions on the correct ways to express the past tense for the words see, do, and come, as well as other topics in English. A student asks an important question near the end of the session. The answer may be important to you too.
A Journey Into Knowing by Michael Weidman
Price: Free! Words: 11,820. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
After an earthquake occurs, a man named Daniel who, during one of his archaeological ventures, finds himself trapped in the ruins of a seemingly endless labyrinth of passageways and rooms. However, wonders beyond his imagination await him and Daniel finds himself trying to uncover the mystery behind it all.
Life is a Cabernet: A Companion Wine Novella to The Winemakers by Jan Moran
Price: Free! Words: 32,690. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
From Jan Moran, the author of The Winemakers from St. Martin’s Press, comes a novella that’s as rich and irresistible as a fine cabernet wine. Henri Laurent is everything Napa wine publicist Juliana Cardona desires—intelligent, handsome, wealthy, and widowed—but is the mysterious vintner really who he says he is, and can her heart risk the chance of love once more?
The Hawk: Part Ten by Anna Scott Graham
Series: The Hawk. Price: Free! Words: 57,680. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Lynne prepares for changes while in Texas John Doe still possesses no memory of his family. Aware of Laurie’s plans to move west, Stanford travels for a baby’s birth, but finds no trace of Eric. Jane remembers Stanford, but will Laurie let that man back into his heart?
Cadets of Annapolis - First Year by John Newport
Price: Free! Words: 48,660. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Two short years before the trigger that would start World War One, Philip Warren, and Anson Bigelow take on the challenges of their senior midshipmen and the United States Naval Academy to learn what it takes to survive in the new modern academy known as Annapolis.
Tomahawk Trail by Barbara Neville
Series: Cha'a Many Horses. Price: Free! Words: 61,080. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Is death a promise? It’s an edgy, adventurous trail. Our snarky cowgirl hero leads us on an adventure, straight into the target zone. In 1885, Arizona Territory is a raw, brutal, unforgiving frontier. Our well-armed Apache heroes decide to take the train out there to visit family. Why the heck not? Maybe because, in this country, the Apache are everyone's whipping boys.
Die Galaktische Allianz XMas Special: Hathor - Das Lichterfest by Arlo Tratlonovich
Series: Die Galaktische Allianz. Price: Free! Words: 8,090. Language: German. Published: December 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Wir treffen in diesem Special zum ersten Mal auf eine schillernde Persönlichkeit – Hathor, die in der Zeit des alten Ägyptens als Göttin der Liebe, der Musik, des Tanzes und einiger anderer Dinge auftritt. Hathor wird in der Geschichte der „Galaktischen Allianz“ eine besondere Rolle spielen.
The Galactic Alliance XMas Special: Hathor - The Feast of Lights by Arlo Tratlonovich
Series: The Galactic Alliance - Special. Price: Free! Words: 8,120. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
We meet for the first time in this Xmas Special a dazzling personality - Hathor, who acts in the time of ancient Egypt as the goddess of love, music, dance and some other things. Hathor will play a special role in the history of the Galactic Alliance.
Spring by Bell Daniels
Price: Free! Words: 7,990. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Kai is a travelling musician during the time of the Sung Dynasty of Imperial China. He finds a town, plays music for money, and moves on. One day he performs for a noble family. But the next night the noble family is brutally murdered, save for their youngest daughter May. Kai takes it upon himself to take the child away from her now dead family and take her to the Capital of China,
What Child Is This? by Gilbert M. Stack
Price: Free! Words: 11,350. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
In the Depression Era Midwest, a lost boy, a grieving mother, and a small town deputy sheriff try to bring about a Christmas miracle.
The Mask That Death Wore. by Benjamin R Dover
You set the price! Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural(3.00 from 1 review)
Set in the early Middle ages, this story follows two grave robbers running from death itself.
Mount St. Helen Trip by 99ranger
Price: Free! Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical(4.00 from 1 review)
A short story of a horseback trip to Mt St. Helen's prior to the eruption. This book also has two other short references to the area.
Christmas in the Trenches, 1914: A Short Story by Mark W Sasse
Price: Free! Words: 5,910. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Historical » General
Christmas Eve, 1914. Young Private O'Malley and his comrades on the war front stare-down a group of approaching German soldiers singing Silent Night. Is there enough Christmas magic in the air which would allow the weary soldiers a brief respite from the ravages of war on the holiest of nights?
White Robes: An Interesting Army (Seasons of the Sword Prequel) by David Kudler
Price: Free! Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016 by Stillpoint Digital Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
One of history’s most amazing armies is born—and its soldiers wear silk robes. On the road, mired in her own grief, Mochizuki Chiyome, a Japanese war widow, encounters two young girls who open her eyes to a whole new purpose in life — and a new way to end Japan's century of bloodshed. (Sengoku-era historical adventure short story.)