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Fangs of the Dragon by David J. West
You set the price! Words: 16,570. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Bizarre occultists try to use a legendary monster to enact their revenge and only a hard-drinking gunslinger can stop them! Its Hell on Wheels meets Jaws! Blessed by a holy man, hard-drinking gunslinger Porter Rockwell was promised that if he never cut his hair he would not be harmed by bullet nor blade . . .
Foi de Miquelot ! by Bruno Robert des Douets
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 51. Price: Free! Words: 7,790. Language: French. Published: October 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Partir en randonnée, se mettre en pèlerinage un peu comme si c’était sur les chemins de Compostelle, on imagine aisément l’aventure ! Ici, ce sera sur les chemins de Paradis ! Destination l’abbaye Saint Michel du Mont ! En fait, vous allez vous retrouver carrément en plein XVème siècle !
Невеста по почте (Mail order bride In Russian) by Elena Zhilnikova
Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: Russian. Published: October 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Заказная невеста приезжает к жениху на ферму, но кандидатов в мужья не один, а трое.
Black and White With a Hint of Grey: A Time Paradox? by Anne Hendricks
Price: Free! Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 3 reviews)
An 1865 mystery encourages a child's imagination: what if a civil rights era leader could time travel?
Salai: A Short Story of Leonardo da Vinci by Anne Hendricks
Price: Free! Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Salai is the foster son of Leonardo da Vinci. A true hellion, he grows to understand his foster father's patience with him.
Sterling by Joshua (J.E.) Dyer
Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Gabriel and Emily's relationship hangs on his ability to talk her older brother down. John seeks vengeance for her dishonor and a shame he cannot allow to stand.
Night Rescue by Zach Neal
Price: Free! Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Nathan Wyatt is flying the nightly mail from Chicago to Cheyenne when he has to make an emergency landing. Looking for a phone, he walks to the nearest farmhouse. Jenny Johnson is a beautiful woman, one who bears a terrible burden. Isolated and alone, a captive in her own home, only he can help her. After some thought, he has the perfect plan.
A Matter of Diplomacy: A Novelette by Zoe Baxter
Price: Free! Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical(5.00 from 2 reviews)
At the advanced age of three and thirty, the bookish Lady Anastasia has given up on finding love. Consequently, when sparks fly between Anastasia and a brilliant, handsome, and much younger diplomatic attaché, Lady Anastasia questions the young Jonathon Ambercrombie’s true intentions. This novelette-length story is a sweet traditional romance set in Victorian-era Brussels.
Libya, 1911 by Zach Neal
Price: Free! Words: 13,010. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Lieutenant Giulio Gavroti has just made the first bombing attack in history. The Etrich-Taube is the ultimate in modern technology. All things considered, Army and civil authorities are bringing great social progress to illiterate tribesmen. How did he end up in the arms of a mysterious, beautiful American woman? There’s something just a bit different about Mrs. Alice Saunders.
Male Dire by Noemi Gastaldi
Price: Free! Words: 4,070. Language: Italian. Published: September 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Lucrezia parla con l’Ombra dell’uliveto e lo Spirito del Mare. Qualcuno ha rubato la voce di Lena. E siamo a Triora. E corre l’anno 1588.
That Old Ball Game by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Agents 32 and 33 of the psecret psociety take in a minor league baseball game in Charlotte in April of 2014. They are almost struck by a baseball, but it curves and becomes a just-inside-the-foul-pole home run. Agent 33 keeps recalling a San Francisco Giants - Los Angeles Dodgers game back in 1992 at the old Candlestick Park, as if it has some relevance to their present moment.
No Hero by Zach Neal
Price: Free! Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » Canada
It was the Second Battle of Ypres. They gave him the Military medal and called him a hero. He was just one of the ones that survived the first gas attack in history. A short story of the Great War.
Morning Patrol by Zach Neal
Price: Free! Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A German pilot accidentally lands on Rick’s aerodrome, and there are only two ways he can play it. He can stick a gun in the idiot’s face and take him prisoner—earning a mention in dispatches for his trouble. Or, he can go hog-wild and pull the prank of a lifetime on good old Fritzie.
NoDa Soda by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
The 1990s - especially the early years - in the North Davidson arts and entertainment district (NoDa) of Charlotte (NC, USA) are recounted in this 2200-word short story. Three of the early major NoDa figures who are now deceased (Terry Carano, Joe Behm, Bruce Gillenwater) are included in this recorded conversation between agents 32 and 33 on an April day in 2013. Another one in the pseries.
A Wider Stream - A Prequel to Beltane by Christine Malec
Price: Free! Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
In 16th century France, physical courage is not on the list of skills deemed appropriate for a young noblewoman’s education, and Margarete cannot understand why she is consistently encouraged to cultivate it. Her teacher is an uncommon woman who knows well its value. the means by which young Margarete begins to learn self-possession, and to first glim
Amrapali - A Journey from Courtesan to Monk by Rajiv Jha
Price: Free! Words: 7,750. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Amrapali is a renowned personality in the history of India. She was a courtesan in Vaishali, the capital of the Vajji Republic. The book attempts to uncover the geopolitical issues that even did not spare the enlightened Buddha. The 2500 year old story exposes a woman’s struggle against society and the fatal consequences that brought the world’s first republic to an end.