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Moonshine (West Country Trilogy Prequel)
Price: Free! Words: 13,200. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The short story prequel to the West Country Trilogy, a saga of smuggling, superstition and the sea.
The New World
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A "history" lesson.
ESPAÑA, LA NOVELA: La Reina Isabel la Católica
Price: Free! Words: 19,710. Language: Spanish. Published: May 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Nonfiction » History » European
Fragmento de España, la novela Relato independiente que narra la historia Isabel la Católica, reina de Castilla y de España, a través de los ojos de una de sus criadas
Death Magic
Price: Free! Words: 15,010. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
From author of the bestselling Thief Taker series London 1663. A murdered girl. An attic full of charms … Charlie Tuesday has a new case. A maid-servant has been brutally murdered, leaving an array of strange protectorates in her attic room. Stolen from her body was a silver thimble which no-one can explain how she came to have.
The Changeling Murders - Free Sneak Peak
Price: Free! Words: 8,580. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
FREE SAMPLE from bestselling author CS Quinn's latest book... Abduction. Murder. A conspiracy that could bring down the King. London, 1667: In the wake of the Great Fire, a new city has emerged from the flames. But amid the raucous festivities, an actress shows up dead, dressed in the clothes of a missing girl.
Oakwood
Price: Free! Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
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A short story with a twist - throughout centuries Oakwood has been used and exploited by its owners. Now - with the final heirs taking up residence - the house is ready to take its revenge and destroy them.
Hell's Father
Price: Free! Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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Jesus preached Love. Jesus never preached Hell. He never threatened fire and brimstone. No, it would appear that the Hell we all have come to know and love never crossed His mind. Our Hell, the one we’re headed for (if unlucky) or will escape (if lucky) is a later invention, and the inventor has a name: Tertullian.
Book Bites: Snippets in Time
Price: Free! Words: 16,470. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2018 by UviP. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Drift back in time with award winning S. R. Mallery, as she presents some excerpts––or “snippets”–– pulled out of her books. They range from an American family saga to full, historical adventures involving sewing; from a U.S. Civil War Romeo and Juliet couple defying all odds to a 1926 Old Hollywood murder mystery; from both a colorful Western romance and a Nazi spy thriller to short stories
Stomach-gut
Price: Free! Words: 12,150. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Historical » USA
A boy's need for intestinal fortitude compels a grandfather to share his tale of courage and commitment. What begins as a simple mission to fortify a child's mettle becomes a binding legacy that transcends families and friends and serves to teach us all what the term "guts" truly means.
Typewriter vs. Word Processor
Price: Free! Words: 410. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
An old skool mechanical typewriter and a modern day word processor debate with each other over whether or not the typewriter still serves a purpose in the 21st century.
A Cold Coming
Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: British English. Published: December 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
A young couple arrives in England from the Low Countries, fleeing persecution. The apprentices of the city are on strike for the right to a Christmas holiday. The snow is coming. And a baby is on the way...
Die Galaktische Allianz XMas Special: Hathor - Saturnalien
Series: Die Galaktische Allianz. Price: Free! Words: 11,210. Language: German. Published: November 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Auch im diesjährigen XMas-Special spielt Hathor wieder die Hauptrolle. Allerdings machen wir einen gewaltigen Zeitsprung - und landen im alten Rom.Der Titel der Story ist demzufolge "Saturnalien". Hathor berichtet über die Vorgeschichte und trifft anlässlich der Saturnalien auf eine Besucherin aus der Heimat, die sich inkognito in Rom aufhält. Es ist niemand anders als - Kleopatra.
A Taste of Love: Yule Season in Roman Camp
Price: Free! Words: 6,710. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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Serving their masters even in this remote fortress of Roman occupied Britain, slaves Senna and Tutonius share moments of pleasure amid preparations for the mid-winter feast of Saturnalia.
The Tudor Heresy: The Tudor Mystery Trials: A medieval Historical Fiction Novel (Tudor Mystery Trials Series)
Price: Free! Words: 9,400. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A short story Introduction to the Tudor Mystery Trials This short pre-quel sets the stage for the full length book - A Queen's Spy. Enjoy either as a short read on its own, or as an introduction to the Mystery Trials Series.
A Person of No Consequence
Price: Free! Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
French aristocrat, Fabien, Comte de Mont Clair, cuts a dashing swathe through a London society ball, his eyes only for the glittering ladies of the 'ton'. Alone and impoverished, Hannah, Lady Trevan is a person of no consequence but once, a long time ago, she sacrificed her world for the dashing Comte de Mont Clair. Now all she can do is hope that he may glance her way. (A short regency romance)
Smoke and Spark
Price: Free! Words: 260. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A beautiful short story of a two woman, katy and Sophia, about the smoke and its spark.
Chief Manchaug - A New England Ghost Story
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
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
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.
The Rescue - a Forest Lord Tale
Price: Free! Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Adventure » Action
When a faithful friend goes missing from an English village it's up to an unlikely hero to find out what's happened in this action packed short story. “The Rescue” is part of the 100,000+ selling Forest Lord series. "Once again Steven A. McKay delivers a story that, although short, hits like an arrow in the guts." - Stuart S. Laing, author of Jezebel's Chains