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The Killing Sands
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Price: Free! Words: 6,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Deep in the labyrinth that snakes under the Colosseum, a Thracian gladiator waits for the chance to write his fate into the sands.
Mysterious Destiny Bright Lights and Thunder Part II
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Price: Free! Words: 69,560. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
At the end of his journey in the time portal, Gray Wolf finds himself on a Caribbean beach in the middle of a group of pirates. His destiny changes as he begins to live life as he never knew that it could be lived. As a young boy his parents were honest and loving; now he would become a full fledged pirate under the tutelage of the famous, ruthless Caribbean pirate, Black Beard.
The Dumnonian Hoard: Rosenberg Twins Adventure #1
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Price: Free! Words: 57,940. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Medieval
Fourteen year old Sarah Rosenberg and her twin brother Joshua are spending the summer in France on an archaeological expedition with their Uncle Marty. However, what begins as a relaxing and fun-filled vacation quickly becomes a dangerous and harrowing adventure when the twins cross paths with a pair of ruthless antique smugglers. Will the twins find the treasure they seek before it's too late?
Thief in the Night
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Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by MyVoice Publishing Ltd. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Andy is an elite Harrhein soldier, a Lancepesade (medieval precursor to Lance Corporal) in the Royal Pathfinders. He's injured and recovering in a frontier fort, working in the armoury, when he realises he isn't alone. What happens that night has long lasting effects on him.
Escaping The Sun
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Price: $2.99 USD. (At checkout, enter SSW50 for 50 % off!) Words: 66,030. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014 by MyVoice Publishing Ltd. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A non-stop tale of escape during WWII from Singapore to England, an unscrupulous Major, a beautiful Egyptian and every sort of enemy all along the way.
Magnus: Triumphator
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Price: $3.99 USD. (At checkout, enter SSW25 for 25 % off!) Words: 102,600. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Spanning two continents and the violent sea between them, Triumphator is the second book in Robert Allen Johnson's awe inspiring series centered on the life of the man known as the Roman Alexander, Pompey the Great.
First Flight of Abbas Ibn Firnas
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Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(3.00 from 1 review)
Have you wondered what the first glider flight was like? It happened in 875 A.D. and Abbas Ibn Firnas was the one who accomplished the feat.
Boudicca: Britain's Queen of the Iceni
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Series: The Legendary Women of World History, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. (At checkout, enter SSW25 for 100 % off!) Words: 7,990. Language: American English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Biographical / European
Why is The Morrígan's raven crying? Only Britons with hearts for true liberty know! In 43 CE Roman conquest of Britannia seems all but certain -- until a chance meeting between King Prasutagus of the Iceni and a runaway slave of royal decent from the Aedui tribe in Gaul changes the fate of the British islands forever. For children, teens, and adults.
Catherine de Valois
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Series: The Legendary Women of World History, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. (At checkout, enter SSW25 for 100 % off!) Words: 10,590. Language: American English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Biographical / European
In 1401, Catherine de Valois seemed like just another daughter to King Charles VI of France and his wife, Queen Isabeau of Bavaria, doomed to live forever in obscurity. That is until she became the excuse King Henry V of England needed in order to declare war with France. Based on primary source accounts supplemented by research from the BBC. Includes detailed timeline and bibliography.
From The Deer Forest: A Story of Wolves
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Price: Free! Words: 16,450. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Before Europeans arrived in the Pacific Northwest rainforest, deer, wolves, elk and man lived in balance. This story follows a single pack of wolves in the pristine wilderness of what we now call the Olympic Mountains and the Hoh River valley as they give birth, raise their young, fight for survival, and endure as part of this majestic web of life.
The Immortal American
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Series: The Immortal American, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 97,770. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Violet Buccleuch is like most American colonial women, except she's in love with two men at once, has a sniper's eye, wears breeches more than dresses, finds herself in a revolution, oh, and happens to be immortal. Mayhap she's not exactly like most other women. Ach, but she wants to be.
На рассвете в Вальядолиде
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Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: Russian. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Этот короткий рассказ, посвящен двум братьям, оказавшимся по разную сторону баррикад во время первых безумных и яростных дней Гражданской войны 1936-39 г.г. в Испании.
Mandragora
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Price: $9.99 USD. (At checkout, enter SSW25 for 25 % off!) Words: 70,930. Language: Australian English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Two shipwreck survivors, a seventeen-year-old girl and a young seaman, shelter in a cave to wait out the storm. They find warmth, security and love. When they leave the cave something evil is left behind. A hundred years later, another young couple uncover the place where the lovers found sanctuary. But some things are best left undisturbed. Here are four of them.
Farewell Old Girl
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Price: Free! Words: 630. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
(4.00 from 1 review)
FREE - We shared an endless summer of adventure and fun, she was an icon of freedom and was now gone. A true story.
Hawk Banks
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Price: Free! Words: 114,430. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Pairing up with Texas frontiersman Hank MacElrae, the inimitable Bostonian Hawk Banks sets off in quest of adventure on the Plains of Texas. A distinctly incompatible pair, the two nonetheless manage to make their unlikely friendship work and, enduring all manner of unlikely events, they succeed in finding their way into the heart of Texas, thereby becoming founding fathers of a new nation.
A River Between Them
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Price: $3.99 USD. (At checkout, enter SSW25 for 25 % off!) Words: 49,030. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Two generations. Two love stories, intertwined… What if a piece of furniture could change your life? As the story of two star-crossed lovers unfold through letters found in an old trunk, another love story takes form between two strangers thrown together by fate.
Sherwood Forest: Homecoming
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Series: Sherwood Forest, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 12,690. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Robin of Locksley returned to England after fighting in the Crusades, he expected a quiet homecoming. He did not expect to find his home burned and his family kidnapped by the Sheriff of Nottingham- but now that he has, he must battle to save his people from the treacherous Sheriff.
Artemis Rising
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Price: Free! Words: 100,740. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
What if your name was your destiny? And what if that name foretold a tragic end?
Journey From The East
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Price: $2.99 USD. (At checkout, enter SW100 for 100 % off!) Words: 27,930. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Bing the warrior farmer is summoned to the Royal court. The Chief Astronomer, Liu Xiang, is missing and Bing needs to find him. From the Eastern edge of the Kingdom he finds himself on an adventure, following a star, fighting for his life and seeking a powerful King. This novella is a 'silk, swords and sandals' action adventure which asks, "What if one of the Wise Men knew Kung Fu?"
В древних Фивах
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Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: Russian. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Девушка-археолог, находясь в Египте на западном берегу Нила вблизи современного Луксора (древние Фивы), решает совершить одиночную вылазку к развалинам храма. В результате несчастного случая у нее происходит помутнение сознания. Она впадает в транс, представляя себя реинкарнацией древнеегипетской царицы и оказываясь свидетельницей собственных похорон в Долине Цариц.