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Envy - The Seculary of a Wandering Jew (Book 1)
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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
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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.
Allies: Anaconda
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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
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Series: Pride and Prejudice Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 67,390. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(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.
Angelina's Oak
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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
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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
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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.
Of Battles Past (Amgalant #1)
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Series: Amgalant, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 108,470. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
China has executed Ambaghai, the Mongols’ khan, on a hurdle with donkey ears and tail from the theatre, in mockery of the horse peoples of the steppe. It cries for hachi.
Hell-Runners
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Price: Free! Words: 80,580. Language: American English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Hell-Runner : A Visionary in Norse Mythology who enters the Otherworld to gain wisdom to heal the tribe.
The Faith: Book I of the Uprising Trilogy
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Price: Free! Words: 96,670. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
When religious radicals murder the King of Riktenburg and replace him with an imposter, it's up to two young Englishmen to save the kindgom. But how can they when they're being chased by The Faith?
The Poison Lotus
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Price: Free! Words: 85,050. Language: American English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In Ancient Japan, while a civil war rages between the royal houses of the Yamato Plains, a rebellion of united warlords threatens to engulf the entire island.
Lady of the Moon
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Price: Free! Words: 53,590. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
As the Romans threaten Britain, Sirona, a young Drui in training, seeks to use her visions to change the course of history. Aiding her are her fellow students, Bryn, who loves Sirona and wants to be a warrior rather than a Drui, and Cruthin, who is obsessed with seeking out the mysteries of the Otherworld.
CHILDREN OF DOLHINOV: A SMALL TOWN IN THE MIDST AND MIST OF HISTORY
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Price: Free! Words: 145,130. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
(3.00 from 1 review)
The story is told that long after he left Dolhinov and became a distinguished rabbi in America, Yakov Kaminetsky was one day sitting in a doctor’s waiting room when he spotted a Jewish boy who was obviously not religious. He grabbed a ball and began to play with the young boy. His assistant was amazed and later asked the rabbi why he had done that.
Dark Artist: The Black Doodler
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You set the price! Words: 71,720. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Young men are being brutally murdered in San Diego. Beautiful charcoal sketches of the victims are left behind as the killer's calling card...an infamous serial killer from the 1970's is back to make up for lost time…
The Life of a Colonial Fugitive
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Price: Free! Words: 56,600. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
What do you do when your commanding officer frames you to conceal his wartime atrocities, when you're literally facing the gallows for crimes that you didn't commit? You run. An historical thriller based in the American Revolution, "The Life of a Colonial Fugitive," is one galloping ride that you won't want to miss!
The Necromancer Whole Book
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Price: Free! Words: 51,930. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
Now Richard III's body is found this book is FREE. The greatest ‘locked-room’ mystery of all time solved. What happened to the Princes in the Tower? Part I is the story behind history. Parts II and III are what has been done about it; love against magic, to confound the darkest forces of English history. The Whole Book resolves the loose ends and sets our world back to where it should be
Costumes and Filigree: A Novel of the Phantom of the Opera
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Price: Free! Words: 128,480. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(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.
Susanna and the Spy
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Price: Free! Words: 70,430. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
(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.
La Sposa Di Salt Hendon: Un Romanzo Storico Georgiano
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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.
Maggie's Drawers: The JFK Assassination
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You set the price! Words: 61,580. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
After nearly fifty years, John Kennedy's assassin is released from prison. He has a story to tell and something he must recover...something that will destroy reputations and change history. He turns to his former cell-mate, Jackson Burke, for help. They are drawn into world of conspiracy and murder...and no one knows that world better than Jack Burke.