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Dust Shall You Eat: A Novel in Weekly Installments by Rob Halverson
You set the price! Words: 520. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » Action
An ensemble cast of characters back 1879 trace a line down the foothills of the Alleghenies to the redemption of very nearly none of them.
Chief Manchaug - A New England Ghost Story by Lisa Shea
Price: Free! Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Achak had always competed with his twin brother, Manchaug, from the moment they had left the womb. The forests and meadows of Sutton, Massachusetts had been their field of combat. But since Achak had fallen in love with Olathe, the tone of the challenges had darkened. No longer was it simply skill with the bow or tomahawk. Their annual canoe challenge had taken on more sinister shadows.
История, археология и искусство: новые задачи и проблемы исследования by Professional Science
Price: Free! Words: 10,180. Language: Russian. Published: October 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » History » Russian
В сборнике научных трудов рассматриваются актуальные вопросы развития истории и искусства по материалам I Международной научно-практической конференции «История, археология и искусство: новые задачи и проблемы исследования» (25 сентября 2017 г.).
Hauntin' Taunton - The State Asylum by Bill Russo
Price: Free! Words: 19,620. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Taunton State Hospital: an eerie New England campus of forty ornate 19th century buildings that have housed some of America’s most bizarre and dangerous criminals – murderous monsters who avoided the hangman’s rope only because they were judged to be lunatics. Sometimes punishment comes from a different source, as Poison Ivy (the Hug and Drug Killer) and "Cannabelle" are about to find out.
Indian Blanket. by Von Kambro
Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Western
A Cowboy finds riches in some cold, fast moving water, but realizes that his true wealth was his friendship with an Apache Indian.
The Home For Wayward Children by R. S. Oswald
Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Religious(2.00 from 1 review)
After their mother abandons them, two sisters in the early 1900's struggle to get along with each other and with the world at large. Cover art by Gabriellyn Gidman.
Brothers of the Zodiac: Water (Prologue) by Maxwell Thomas
Price: Free! Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017 by Zarra Knightley Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
In ancient Mesopotamia, six immortal sons of Inanna are charged to assassinate Gilgamesh.
The Siege of Conisbrough Castle by Bard of Burgh Conan
Price: Free! Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
In 1317, Eubulo le Strange abducted Lady Alice de Laci from Pontefract Castle. Her husband, the Earl of Lancaster, laid siege to Conisbrough Castle to get her back.
Forty Acres and a Mule by Darrel Bird
Price: Free! Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Josh Barnes has had most of his land stolen, and he marries a black girl just after the civil war. John Bertram is dead set on having the girl back on his farm. He takes her by force.
El Joven Hitler final (La Mujer que corría entre las Ruinas de la Guerra) by Javier Cosnava
Series: HITLER SERIES. Price: Free! Words: 13,170. Language: Spanish. Published: July 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » History » War
Este libro cierra la saga de El Joven Hitler y La Segunda Guerra Mundial. Es la historia de Otto Weilern y la mujer que corría entre las ruinas de la guerra. Y en ella se entremezclan los personajes claves de la saga, desde Hitler a los grandes generales alemanes de la época.
A Prisoner's Dilemma by Matthew Karabache
Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Desperate not to end up just like his father, a felon struggles with what may turn out to be the worst decision of his life. This story was my second round entry in NYC Midnight‘s 2017 Short Story Challenge. The writing prompts in my brief were: Historical Fiction | A Tunnel | A New Father.
Tchernaya Creek by Pemulwuy Weeatunga
Price: Free! Words: 5,020. Language: Australian English. Published: July 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
There is a tiny creek on Australia's east-coast Bruce Highway Queensland, called Tchernaya Creek, which is a Russian name. Research has the name coming from Russian immigrants escaping communism and building a new life in Central Queensland in the Colonial settlement era. This is the story of how Tchernaya Creek got its name.
My Selkie by Beth Camp
Price: Free! Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 1 review)
Set in a small island in northern Scotland in the 1840s, this short fantasy tale introduces Maggie, a young woman who falls in love with a supernatural creature from the sea, and her brothers who make their living as fishermen.
An Indecent Wager by Georgette Brown
Price: Free! Words: 9,610. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency(5.00 from 1 review)
In this steamy historical short, a debt-ridden Regency miss faces an indecent proposition from a wealthy nobleman.
Getting Rid of Swilling's Mills by Bill Russo
Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Nonfiction » History » American(5.00 from 1 review)
Swilling’s Mills was one of hundreds of tiny communities sprouting up in the scorched soil of the American West in the late 1800s. Most of those rowdy, untamed towns died off quickly. “Jumpin’ Jehoshaphat, the name of this village should be tarred, feathered, and run out of town on the back of a mule,” said Grover Jeffries, the owner of the mercantile store.
Daughters of Ishmael by Annaliese Lemmon
Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The five daughters of Ishmael don’t get together very often with the feud between Laman and Nephi worsening after the death of Lehi. But as they gather around the fireside, Adah, Nephi’s wife, is upset. Mahalath, Laman’s wife, wants to help, but she will have to choose her sister or her husband. A 759 word flash fiction
Seeds of War (the Lilboox Mahabharata Vol. 1) by Somdip Datta
Price: Free! Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2017 by Lilboox. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The graphic novel adaptation of the epic Mahabharata is enriched with vivid characters and colorful maps. This volume covers the origin of the Kuru and Panchala kingdoms, the early history of the Kuru Kings, and the inspiring story of the river’s son. In Kuru the rivalry between cousins takes an ugly turn, while in Panchala an enraged King seeks vengeance.
The Silent Invader by Thomas Wood
Price: Free! Words: 8,500. Language: British English. Published: June 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 1 review)
Responsible for the lives of thirty elite soldiers in the back of his aircraft, a member of Britain's Glider Pilot Regiment has a huge weight upon his shoulders. Plummeting to the ground at over one hundred miles an hour, he struggles not only with the responsibility of lives, but also with the enormity of the objective set before him.