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Spearhavoc & other short tales (Alternative Histories:1066)
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Price: Free! Words: 15,220. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The year 1066 is one of the most famous in World history, but the conquest of England was far from inevitable. Here, a collection of seven short stories describe a wide range of alternative endings. These are just a few of the many ways in which the outcome, which still affects us all today a millennium later, could have been dramatically different.
No Quarter: Dominium - Novella 1
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Price: Free! Words: 25,370. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
We begin in 1689 Port Royal, Jamaica with Atia Crisp and her sister Livia shipwrecked and sold into slavery. They are separated and Atia is used as a pawn in a deadly card game until she is liberated by Capitaine la Roche (aka pirate Gator Gar). They take refuge at Cherry Red's brothel and meet up with allies including the medication loving Dr. Strangewayes and Theodore Binge, the card shark.
Candle's Christmas Chair
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Price: Free! Words: 27,590. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
When Viscount Avery comes to see an invalid chair maker, he does not expect to find Min Bradshaw, the woman who rejected him 3 years earlier. Or did she? He wonders if there is more to the story. For 3 years, Min Bradshaw has remembered the handsome guardsman who courted her for her fortune. She didn't expect to see him in her workshop, and she certainly doesn't intend to let him fool her again.
Christmas Ghosts - a short story
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Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
After the end of World War One Margaret is finding Christmas hard - she has to do the work of two men on the family farm. Can the arrival of a stranger lend some Christmas cheer?
The Canadian Civil War: Volume 5 - Carbines and Calumets
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Series: The Canadian Civil War. Price: Free! Words: 78,710. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
In this final book of the series, Louisiana, Arkansas, and Colorado secede from Canada and fighting begins. Shawn travels to New Orleans to learn more about the rebellion and is nearly killed as he investigates involvement by an American company seeking to profit from the war. Final efforts at peace are made as people choose between carbines and calumets.
Phae and the Sun Chariot (Book 1 of the Phae Trilogy)
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Price: Free! Words: 18,390. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Meet Phae, the son of Helios, God of the Sun. Join the godling on an epic adventure that will see readers gasp at the wonders of Helios' kingdom, all the way to the top of Mount Olympus to the dregs of the Underworld. Phae had crached the Sun Chariot and has to find a way to reverse his mistake. Before the world burns under the merciless wrath of the Sun.
Vampyre Translyvania Coterie 1208 Chapters 1 - 3
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Price: Free! Words: 18,930. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Chapter 1 is the eve of Elizabeth's siring and she is writing down all she can remember from her human years. Chapter 2 Elizabeth describes her first weeks as a Vampire and then she goes on to describe her Coronation Festival being held in her honor. Chapter 3 will lead you through traveling to an unsavory realm, falling in love and dealing with the aftermath of that love.
Vampyre Translyvania Coterie 1208 Chapter 3
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Price: Free! Words: 7,990. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The beginning of this story Princess Lady Elizabeth Isabella Rainia Augustus Demonte journals shared her life with you. Chapter 3 will lead you through traveling to an unsavory realm, falling in love and dealing with the aftermath of that love. This will culminate to her leaving for the graveyard and meeting her future coterie members.
Hathy l'éléphant
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Series: Histoires courtes - Instants d'évasion, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: French. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
C'est un conte au parfum d'Angleterre victorienne et coloniale, et pourtant ce pourrait être une histoire à raconter dans le temps de Noël au cours de laquelle on fera des rencontres inattendues qui rappelleront des souvenirs à bon nombres d'entre nous.
Ocean's Justice
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Series: Turbulence and Triumph, Book 1 ยท Ocean's Gift. Price: Free! Words: 36,960. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Cast adrift on the Indian Ocean, Maria is saved by the crew of the steamship Trevessa. Scottish engineer William McGregor boarded the Trevessa in search of adventure. He finds a crew convinced their ship is cursed, as he fights to protect the mysterious girl and bring her safely to shore. When the sharks start circling and the storm closes in, are sirens more than just a myth?
El Joven Hitler 1 (El pequeño Adolf y los demonios de la mente)
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Price: Free! Words: 29,260. Language: Spanish. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
La Saga de “El Joven Hitler” está formada por 4 novelas, todas ellas autoconclusivas pero con un mismo hilo conductor para poderlas seguir de forma consecutiva si así se quiere: 1-EL PEQUEÑO ADOLF Y LOS DEMONIOS DE LA MENTE 2-HITLER ADOLESCENTE 1889-1903 3-HITLER, VAGABUNDO Y SOLDADO EN LA GRAN GUERRA 1904-1918 4-HITLER Y EL NACIMIENTO DEL PARTIDO NAZI 1918-1923
Borderland
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Price: Free! Words: 87,550. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Before the Civil War divided the land, the land divided a proud family. Will Hartman's sons and daughters were a fierce and determined American family, with a legacy of honor and a bold dream to build new lives on the Missouri frontier.
Epic Unearthed
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Price: Free! Words: 78,340. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
While glaciers began to melt all over the planet 12000 years ago, water levels started to rise 300 feet, swallowing any evidence of cultures living near the ancient coastlines. However, archeologists have found new civilizations older than the Egyptians and Sumerians. As history has to be rewritten, we have to ponder who were the heroes and antagonists of a forgotten time of the Atlanteans
Colonial Capers
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You set the price! Words: 8,230. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
In a darkened boathouse on the edge of Boston Harbor, Phineas Phillips and a small band of dissidents sit quietly watching two British ships that are at anchor along the Pearl Street Wharf. Soon a band of heathen Indians will board the two schooners and toss all the tea into the harbor. With advance knowledge of what may happen, Phineas and friends have a different plan in mind.
Pondicherry
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Price: Free! Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Pondicherry is a short story to introduce a significant setting in the novel, The Star of India, which is available online today. Pondicherry, India is a destination to the past as well as the present. Located on India's Coromandel Coast, Pondicherry celebrates its French colonial history, blends it with the local Tamil culture, and fills the senses with a rich and varied heritage.
La noche que Himmler conoció a Borges
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Price: Free! Words: 76,520. Language: Spanish. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Heinrich Himmler, Comandante en Jefe de las SS y mano derecha del Führer, es capturado al finalizar la guerra mundial. Tras la revisión médica en el cuartel general de Lüneburg, donde está retenido, aparece en una celda. Allí recibirá una visita inesperada.
Legend Upon the Cane
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Price: Free! Words: 28,670. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Legend Upon the Cane is the tale of the courageous chief of the Natchitoches Indians and the French explorer, Louis de St. Denis. It follows their adventures in early 18th century Louisiana and culminates in 1714 where together they establish the oldest settlement in the Louisiana Purchase, Natchitoches.
What About Cecelia?
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You set the price! Words: 54,050. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this sweet romance, pretty and naive Cecelia Wood has lived all her life isolated Penyclawdd at the edge of the Black Mountains and on the border between Wales and England. Her beloved childhood home is entailed on a cousin. Invalided out of the army in Spain after a disastrous battle, he arrives at the estate with his new fiancée in tow. A tangle of love, jealousy and misunderstanding ensues.
The Book of Jodie
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Price: Free! Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
In 1973, a stubborn, self-confident English teenager is caught kissing another boy and forced to see a psychiatrist.
Cousin Elk: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Cousin Elk is a short story of a man named Elk who had a vicious temper that led to troubling times in the lives of the Woodward family and the Young family. Based on a true story, Cousin Elk will transport you back to a time when life was much simpler and slower. Though it is a tale of reminiscence, there are twists and turns throughout the story that lead to an unexpected ending.