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Kate
By Dwight W. Hunter
Price: Free! Words: 97,770. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Kate was born, post Civil War, in Western Appalachia. Turning eighteen, tragedy forced her to face the world alone. A Bounty Hunter introduced her to a world populated by trains, hotels, steamships, fashionable clothes, society and tracking dangerous felons. Kate is a strong lady in all aspects of her life, willing to break cultural codes on how women were obliged to deport themselves.
The Canadian Civil War: Volume 1 - Birth of a Nation
By William Wresch
Price: Free! Words: 100,000. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
In 1755 France controlled most of the North American continent. What if they still did? This novel explores the French period from two perspectives – an historically accurate description of Jolliet’s discovery of the Mississippi, coupled with a hypothetical contemporary view of “Canada.” Based in Green Bay, this Canada struggles between the Catholic north and Huguenot Louisiana.
Sing Like You Know the Words
By Martin Sowery
Price: Free! Words: 141,380. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Mysterious dealings in Africa, business, politics and tangled emotions are the threads that connect the characters of this novel. Set in the north of England; it tells the story of a group of friends who come together at the end of the seventies, following the different paths their lives take over three decades, as the choices they make lead to unexpected consequences. Cover by Thomas Softley
For the Life of Thi Lin Klein
By Jack Twist
Price: Free! Words: 95,010. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
An Australian love/war story set during the last few weeks of Australia's part in the Vietnam War.
Jewels of Historical Romance
By Jill Barnett
Price: Free! Words: 55,480. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013 by Sprigleaf. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Have you ever longed to ask your favorite author which of her scenes she loves best? Now twelve internationally bestselling, award-winning historical romance authors, all Jewels, have selected their favorite scenes to share with you in this special volume.
Amethyst (Jewel Trilogy, Book 1)
By Lauren Royal
Series: The Jewel Novels, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 123,510. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
London, 1666 - Colin Chase, the Earl of Greystone, finds his carefully planned life turned upside down when the Great Fire of London lands a lowly jeweler's daughter in his arms. Book 1 of Lauren Royal's Jewel Trilogy.
The Crying of The Children
By Peggi Lennard
Price: Free! Words: 103,310. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(3.00 from 1 review)
19th century Britain; Joseph Skinner wanted Ellie to disappear and he didn't care where to. He wanted Thomas to rot in the cellar, Little Will to lie silent in the mud, his workers to work harder and his wife to remain sedated in bed, where she could cause no trouble. But his wife fought back. Dr. Taylor helped her. Mandrake Jnr. was always on hand. And Ellie? Well Ellie had quite a journey.
Dark Fires
By Paul Telegdi
You set the price! Words: 136,930. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
0.5 star(4.56 from 9 reviews)
In the late 1400's the world is poised on entering a new age. It isn't know yet if for good or evil. Fighting against the rising protest, the Church unleashes anew the Inquisition to stamp out heresy. Justin, a youth from the street, flees with his adoptive family the persecution. This is a tale of up and down fortunes as Justin tries to solve the riddle of his origins and find contentment.
The Stolen Valley
By R.J. Turner
Price: Free! Words: 86,010. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
In the hot, dry summer of 1889 three young people meet in the Vyrnwy valley, mid Wales, where the dam is almost complete behind which a large lake will form to supply Liverpool with water. Passions and jealousies develop. The lake fills prematurely with disastrous consequences for a young English girl and a handsome young Welshman. The story mixes history and fiction in a most compelling way.
The Second Landing
By Victoria Zabukovec
You set the price! Words: 160,990. Language: Australian English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
A fascinating study of Eastern Europe told by those who got out during and after World War II. The Second Landing is absolutely riveting. It helps to form a total concept of the period. For historians the book should have been a non-fiction historical chronicle, a source book, as much of what the author deals with, is not widely known.
Athaliah, Daughter Of Jezebel
By Mordechai Landsberg
Price: Free! Words: 83,250. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This is a thrilling historical-psychological novel, based on the Bible and on the drama ‘Athaliah’- by playwright Racine. This novel will be liked by many who heard the Biblical story about the stubborn God Believers'struggle against a pagan tyrant, murderous Queen Athaliah, daughter of Jezebel. However, Athaliah is not absolutely wicked... Handel's Opera Athaliah was shown on French TV MEZZO...
Envy - The Seculary of a Wandering Jew (Book 1)
By Paulo Barata
Price: Free! Words: 111,540. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In the grand tradition of historical fictional biographies by Robert Graves (I, Claudius), Marguerite Yourcenar (Memories of Hadrian) and Gore Vidal (Julian), THE SECULARY OF A WANDERING JEW - ENVY, brings to light the story of an outsider fated to roam through the ages under the shadows of History.
Assassins - Ian Watson & Andy West
By Ian Watson
Price: Free! Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by Palabaristas Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A mysterious medieval poem leads young historian Abigail LeClaire to the Middle East. Also into love, deadly danger and the displeasure of US authorities as she puzzles over how the fanatical Assassin cult of long ago might be connected to modern terrorism. Back in the 12th century a Syrian doctor of genius becomes obsessed with understanding the plague we know as the Black Death, and taming it.
Love Thyself Last
By Ulf Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 58,740. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Southern England: An ancient carving in an even more ancient oak. A carving with a history of the gravest betrayal and the highest conceivable price of redemption.
Allies: Anaconda
By Wolf Riedel
Price: Free! Words: 50,940. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
(4.00 from 1 review)
This prequel to Allies: The Inquiry introduces American Phil Sambrook and Canadian Kurt Richter, two officers during the factual events of Operation ANACONDA: America’s first conventional battle against al-Qaeda and the Taliban in Afghanistan that came within a hairsbreadth of disaster. Allies: Anaconda tells the story of the crucible of fire that forged the bond that unites its main characters.
Georgiana Darcy's Diary: Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice continued
By Anna Elliott
Series: Pride and Prejudice Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 67,390. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
1 star(4.88 from 8 reviews)
The year is 1814, and it's springtime at Pemberley. Elizabeth and Mr. Darcy have married. But now a new romance is in the air, along with high fashion, elegant manners, scandal, deception, and the wonderful hope of a true and lasting love. Georgiana Darcy's Diary is Book 1 of the Pride and Prejudice Chronicles and is approximately 67,000 words in length. It is appropriate for all ages.
Far Horizons
By Kate Hewitt
Series: The Emigrants Trilogy, Book One. Price: Free! Words: 90,450. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Far Horizons is a sweeping saga of that will take you from the Highlands of Scotland to the untamed Canadian wilderness and the bustling streets of Boston. Based on actual love letters, it celebrates the strength of a promise and the enduring power of love. Written by USA Today bestselling author Kate Hewitt, and Book One of The Emigrants Trilogy.
Angelina's Oak
By Jesse Reiss
Price: Free! Words: 109,310. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Angelina’s Oak is a richly detailed mix of historical fiction and fantasy with some romance, adventure and suspense. Five short stories woven within involve the colorful characters whose lives ended in the tree, each of which portrays a significant period in Los Angeles’ history.
Last Tales of Mercia 1-10
By Jayden Woods
Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 72,000. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
The first Norman castle is being built in Engla-lond--whether the Anglo-Saxons want it or not. 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. All ten stories form a prequel to the novel, "Edric the Wild." Though strongly connected to the series, they can be read independently.
Tuesday's Caddie
By Jack Waddell
Price: Free! Words: 102,150. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
It’s 1930 when immigrant caddie Conor O’Reilly falls in love with Hollywood screenwriter Annie Burke. Saddled with a hateful husband, she finds in Conor her one true love. He suddenly finds a way to be worthy of her. Fate frees her and then tears them apart. Fortunes reverse and decades later they meet again, a secret binding them. When they do, one must decide if their love should live once more.