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The Losing Role by Steve Anderson
Series: Kaspar Brothers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,430. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » General(4.60 from 5 reviews)
In the last winter of World War II a failed German actor, Max Kaspar, is forced to join a desperate secret mission in which he must impersonate an enemy American officer. So Max cooks up his own fanatical plan -- he'll use his false identity to escape tyranny and war and flee to the America he'd once abandoned. The Losing Role is the first book in the Kaspar Brothers series.
Meztli Sacrificial Maiden by Ross Richdale
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,270. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The third in our Ancient Ancestors series is set in 1530 AD Inca times. Meztli is rescued from a sacrificial site before she dies of exposure. This is the story about her life afterwards and how her friends and herself fight for justice from the conquistadors and evil priests of the times. Will their pyramid of gold be discovered by their enemies?
Tales From Key West by John Serving
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,650. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Historical fiction about Key West covering the years from late 1500's to the present. Take a trip through time about many of the aspects of life in Key West and the Keys. Experience the adventure of pirates, wreckers, and travel the railroad to Key West. Sail through the Keys. Experience Key West like never before.
False Steps: The Space Race as It Might Have Been by Paul Drye
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 91,030. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General, Fiction » Historical » General
A popular history of the many spacecraft that might have taken us to space, but that fell short for one reason or another. Based on meticulous research from the best available sources, including those long kept secret in Russian archives. With more than two dozen images and diagrams of the space projects that never quite got off the ground.
The Briton and the Dane (Second Edition) by Mary Ann Bernal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 99,590. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
The Briton and the Dane is a story of love, betrayal, intrigue and warfare taking place in a realm of mystery and darkness, set in ninth century England when the bloodthirsty Vikings raped and pillaged their way across the length and the breadth of the windswept lands.
Blood and Parchment: The Secret Life of Mary Bennet by A.J.L. Zarychta
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,040. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Two years after the scandal and triumph of Pride and Prejudice, forgotten spinster Mary Bennet is content with books, music, and her mother's attempts to find her a husband. This predictable life is destroyed when she and her sister are attacked by a vampire. With Kitty slowly changing into a monster herself, Mary navigates through fear and intrigue to find redemption...and her true self.
The Pride of Lions by Marsha Canham
Series: The Scotland trilogy, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 127,880. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Bestselling, award-winning author Marsha Canham sweeps the readers into the turbulence and romance of Scotland's quest for freedom, mirrored in a passionate love affair between two born enemies whose lives and destinies become irrevocably bound to the fate of a nation.
Saturday Night Dance Club by Karen Truesdell Riehl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
Pearl's young world is shattered when Papa orders her to leave home. She takes with her the secret of catching Papa in the pantry with the maid. Pearl finds a job in the city. On weekends she heads downtown to the Canteen to volunteer as a "suitable young lady" to dance with the boys in uniform. Pearl considers this her patriotic duty --until Will sweeps her into his arms and heart.
Forgiven by Geoff Lawson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,240. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: July 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
In New Zealand, Richard meets Rachel and moves to a larger provincial town to court her. Rachel is intelligent, cultured and charming, but things are not as well as they seem. Brought down by rumour and innuendo she reaches a new low in her life, but with Richard's support her life improves until he volunteers to fight in South Africa and leaves her under a cloud.
Heirs & Spares by J. L. Spohr
Series: The Realm, II. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,380. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Set amidst the backdrop of Europe's Reformation in the late 16th century, Heirs & Spares is one part history, two parts palace plotting, and a whole lot of juicy romantic intrigue. Break out the spiced wine and sink in to this rousing read.
Russkie сезоны by Vladimir Yudkevich
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 75,000. Language: Russian. Published: March 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
Исторический приключенческий роман охватывает период с начала 20 века до сегодняшних дней. На фоне приключений, рассматриваются проблемы патриотизма, русской эмиграции первой волны, сотрудничества с немцами, текущей политической ситуации в России. События в России представляется в виде непрерывной театральной постановки
Lizzie's Tale by Graham Wilson
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Series: Old Balmain House, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,140. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand(4.50 from 2 reviews)
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Raped and reduced to working in a brothel to keep her baby, unwed, teenage mother, Lizzie, forges a new life for herself and her child in the Kimberley region of Australia. But can she evade her persecutors and ultimately bring to them to justice? This is a story of a girl from inner Sydney. Her family is poor, her father dies when she is nine, life is hard. But her courage rises above adversity.
L'homme Theroux by Carlos Cunha
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,530. Language: American English. Published: October 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Western
Canadian Métis teenager Thomas Theroux is pushed onto the trail to manhood after a routine trading post transaction goes horribly wrong. Not fully accepted by any of the powers jockeying for control of the gold-rich Saskatchewan frontier, Thomas must weave his way through the fortune seekers pouring into the territory, bellicose First Peoples, and the formidable landscape itself.
New Beginnings: A New Home by Mark Edward Jones
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,660. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A new life in seventeenth-century Virginia awaits John Cleburne, as do years as an indentured servant. John is presented with no real choice but to follow his master on a long journey to a new world. Here they attempt to establish a new home in a frontier while learning the backbreaking work of tobacco farming, and here with their fellow colonists become consumed by a populist rebellion.
Captive Daughter, Enemy Wife by Mary Tweedy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,910. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
In the early seventeenth century Great Lakes area, White Corn, a member of the Neutral Tribe, endures plague, flight down rapids and across Lake Erie, and capture by the ferocious Iroquois. Along with her mother and her half French brother she is forcibly adopted. White Corn learns not only how to survive but how to flourish in a time and place where, as her mother says,"death is always there."
The Long Steal by Ches Torrants
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 91,440. Language: British English. Published: November 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Somebody wrecked UK Motors. Fifty years later, Paul and Cheryl aim to find out why. And somebody wants to stop them. Academics, consultants, politicians, they all have something to hide. Is there any hope of stealing back the future?
Sunday Wild Child by Ethel Cook-Wilson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,740. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Summer Wild Child captures the point of view of the mother as well as that of the daughter in this homespun tale of small town Florida life of the 40s and early 50s. It depicts a powerful, but disturbing picture of poverty, racism and juvenile cruelty. On the other hand, it showcases the strength of will to overcome those conditions through perseverance.
1906 - A Novel by James Dalessandro
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,360. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
Set during the great San Francisco earthquake and fire, this page-turning historical novel reveals recently uncovered facts that forever change our understanding of what really happened. Narrated by a feisty young reporter, Annalisa Passarelli, the novel paints a vivid picture of the Post-Victorian city.
Doorsteps & Dreams by Sian Turner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,020. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In 1958, Carys Bowen marries, given away by her 'wonderful father.' But her husband doesn't want his wife to work. Carys (now known as Carrie), is keen to move back to Wales and finally an opportunity arises. Longing to become a mother, Carrie finds that fate has other ideas. Then tragedy strikes... Can Carrie ever repair her relationship with her father? Is it time for her to stop running away?
A Clear Eye by Lea Tassie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,890. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(3.00 from 1 review)
In the early 1940s, on a northern Canadian homestead, Callie grows up fast. Her innocence, fostered by isolation and her mother’s determination to force Callie into the outdated pattern of Lillian’s own pre-war youth, is the catalyst of a family feud that tests all Callie’s growing strength as she struggles for the freedom to be herself.