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Harambe's Last Stand by Penny Tawret
Series: The Skeenas. Price: Free! Words: 550. Language: American English. Published: July 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
I gave a slow and steady pump of my twelve gauge, readying myself fully for any and all as made our way tightly in formation toward the main entrance doors of arena; which rather surprisingly for a campaign rally remained completely unguarded as we silently flooded in one by one and began steadily making our way down the alley and up the inclined ramp to the upper floors.
Unexpected Hyenadae Guest by Penny Tawret
Series: The Skeenas. Price: Free! Words: 440. Language: American English. Published: July 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
“Yoohoo!” The cynical voice of an all too familiar striped hyena called, striding in giddily through the oddly unlocked front entrance door. “Aren’t you guys ruefully forgetting about little old me?”
The Captive by Tony Flye
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,470. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The Captive is a story of survival against overwhelming odds. Bridget O'Keefe, a twelve year old lone surviver of an Indian raid on her family farm. The Indians took her captive, tortured and abused her. The Captive is also the story of man, Tom Roberts, who helped her return to society, gave her the confidence to go on and made her realize she had worth and a life still ahead.
Black Eyed Susan Vixen by Penny Tawret
Series: The Skeenas. Price: Free! Words: 430. Language: American English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Historical » USA
I awoke once again to the good old beeping of my little fifteen year old alarm clock; which I was deeply surprised and overall shocked that it unbelievably still worked like a charm after the passage of all these years, and in damn near perfect condition along with all the rest of my little trinkets in my wonderful little jail cell sized bedroom.
At the Fringes of Society: A Boston Family's Survival in 1900 Halifax, Nova Scotia by Evelyn Dreiling
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,080. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
When a Boston society woman marries a two-faced scoundrel who threatens her life, she and her family must escape to Halifax, Nova Scotia and must make a new life for themselves. Accustomed to upper class society, they must survive although completely cut off from family in Boston. They face the First World War, the 1917 Halifax Explosion and the rigors of life in reduced circumstances.
Desired by a Lord (Regency Unlaced 5) by Carole Mortimer
Series: Regency Unlaced. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,990. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Desired by a Lord is the story of a case of mistaken identity, hidden secrets, and desire that rages out of control every time the hero and heroine are alone together. All of which threatens to throw the two of them into a maelstrom of scandal. Can two people, who seem to be such opposites, find more in common than their desire for each other, and save Emily from her blackmailer?
Avenging Steel: The First Collection by Ian Hall
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,890. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
October 1940... German troops march triumphantly along the streets of Edinburgh. James Baird, a 20 year old student at Edinburgh University, is ashamed he has done nothing in the defense of his country. Behind him the high ramparts of Edinburgh Castle are festooned with garish red swastika banners. He has to do something... Avenging Steel: The First Collection is the first 3 novellas in the series
Avenging Steel 3: The Final Solution by Ian Hall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,360. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
May 1941; German troops have taken over Britain. The King, Churchill and all troops have retreated to Canada; the only fighting front is North Africa. James Baird, a student in Edinburgh University, is recruited by the S.O.E. Against the Nazi jackboot, James fights in the streets of Edinburgh, and in the countryside of Scotland. Avenging Steel... a brand new Alternative History WW2 Series.
A New Beginning by Dawn Pitts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,100. Language: Australian English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Book Two of the series relating the Everett and Murphy families, draws the reader into the sometimes complicated everyday lives of the early settlers in the state of Western Australia and the love, drama, and heartache that beset most families of the era. This book covers the years from 1896 to 1900 and the birth of a new nation. How do the years unfold for them and the new nation?
DRIVEN TO RAGE by Carol Anita Sheldon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,370. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In this mystery of a family divided we see brother set against brother, and wife against husband. It's Michigan's Copper Country, in the early 1900s. Why does one of the brothers disappear for so long, and where does he go? There's a deliberate explosion in the mine. Will Sheriff Foster discover who caused it? We meet two strong women from different worlds who foment the 1913 strike.
William Shakespeare’s "Coriolanus": A Retelling in Prose by David Bruce
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,330. Language: American English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This is an easy-to-read version of William Shakespeare's tragedy "Coriolanus." People who read this retelling first will find Shakespeare's play easier to read and understand.
The Likes of Me by Randall Platt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,650. Language: American English. Published: July 19, 2016 and represented by Andy Ross Agency. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Cordelia Lu Hankins is half Caucasian, half Chinese - and all albino. Then in the summer of 1918, when she is fourteen, she meets the dashing Squirl and Cordy falls desperately in love with him. But her father forbids her to go near Squirl. Cordy runs away with him and begins an adventure that takes her to the sideshows of Seattle’s Luna Park, where her unusual looks bring her fame.
Великий капитан by John Regan
Price: Free! Words: 2,320. Language: Russian. Published: July 19, 2016 by Boris Seaweed. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Приближается 500-летний юбилей кругосветной экспедиции Фернана Магеллана. Автор предоставляет читателям возможность оценить величие и рискованность этого предприятия. Перед нами развертываются драматические события, но они не могут сломить волю великого капитана. Повествование построено на дневнике секретаря Магеллана, Антонио Пигафетты. Данная публикация является переводом гл.2 книги Джона Ригана
Jeremy's War by Francis Meyrick
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 130,050. Language: British English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In the heat of World War One aerial dogfighting, a young man is forced to rapidly learn survival skills. Surrounded by brutal reality and the incessant onslaught of Man's inhumanity, he explores the hidden corners of his psyche. From war to struggling spirituality, and from romance to betrayal, he is tested to the absolute breaking point.
EL Joven Hitler 5 (La Segunda Guerra Mundial, Año 1939) by Javier Cosnava
Series: EL JOVEN HITLER. Price: Free! Words: 76,430. Language: Spanish. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Terminada la saga de El Joven Hitler quería que mis lectores tuvieran la oportunidad de conocer la saga que sigue, la de la Segunda Guerra Mundial Una novela corta de unas 250 páginas con el primer año de la guerra, que equivaldría a una cuarta parte del primer libro de la saga de La Segunda Guerra Mundial, a la venta en tu plataforma de ebooks habitual
The Unexpected Ally by Sarah Woodbury
Series: The Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,870. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
March 1147. Assassination, espionage, betrayal. King Owain has ridden east to confront King Madog of Powys with the attempt on the life of his son. Rhys, now abbot of St. Kentigern’s monastery, is desperate to broker a deal. When the body of a royal spy is found, it is up to Gareth and Gwen to find the killer before the wrong man is hanged—and a country lost.
Spanish Eyes by Lee Bishop
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,070. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016 by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The saga of James Barringer/Ricardo Montoya continues as one man with two names carries on his battles with Apaches and outlaws on both sides of the international border between Mexico and the Arizona Territory.
A Murdered Earl by Marina Oliver
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 72,060. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Luke Peters, French aristocrat, has escaped from the guillotine to England, and needs to protect his sister from vicious revolutionaries while searching for the family jewels. Hoping the Earl of Redditch can help, he becomes the Earl's valet, then disaster strikes and he might be accused of murder.
Ανδρέας Καρκαβίτσας, Η Λυγερή by Johnny Ka
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,850. Language: Greek. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Η υπόθεση του έργου αναφέρεται στον έρωτα της Ανθής, της λυγερής του χωριού, με τον όμορφο καρολόγο Γιώργη Βρανά. Ο πατέρας της, όμως, είναι αποφασισμένος να την παντρέψει με τον μεσόκοπο και άσχημο βοηθό του στο μπακάλικο, το Νικολό Πικόπουλο, επειδή θαυμάζει τις εμπορικές του ικανότητες και τα χρήματα που κερδίζει.