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Soldier Boys: Tales of the Civil War
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 57,400. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016 by Personville Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Philosophical author Jack Matthews takes snapshots of Civil War soldiers as they cheat death and mess around between battles. Without dwelling on the war's tragic dimension, these old-fashioned (and historically accurate) yarns are infused with irony and a youthful sense of adventure. They also ask you to ponder the human condition as people of that time might have done.
Maggie Jean
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,770. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Based on a true story of a rural Midwestern girl, of USA, growing up in the 1950.s and 1960’s. Maggie Jean was never allowed to play team sports. Read with curiosity, imaging this time period in history, and think how it compares to what you are experiencing in our own life.
Carnelian
Series: The Chalcedony Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,310. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
(4.17 from 12 reviews)
Mari’s past is deeper than she ever imagined. Going off to college opens her eyes to her past in time for her to decide her future.
Candle's Christmas Chair
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,590. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
When Viscount Avery comes to see an invalid chair maker, he does not expect to find Min Bradshaw, the woman who rejected him 3 years earlier. Or did she? He wonders if there is more to the story. For 3 years, Min Bradshaw has remembered the handsome guardsman who courted her for her fortune. She didn't expect to see him in her workshop, and she certainly doesn't intend to let him fool her again.
Ole Devil at San Jacinto (Old Devil Hardin Western Book 4)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,660. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The Texans' defeat at the Alamo had embittered their bloody rebellion with the gall of revenge. Major General Sam Houston was determined to meet Santa Anna's superior forces on his own terms. It fell to three men of the Texas Light Cavalry to even the odds. At their lead was the "Ole Devil" himself, Jackson Baines Hardin. If anybody could pull off a behind-the-lines mission - he could.
Athenian Steel: Roman Annihilation 423 BCE
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,550. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
A Greek army invades Rome in 423 BCE. If you have read Athenian Steel, then here is an 'alternate ending.' If you have not, then ROMAN ANNIHILATION can be read alone without spoiling the (much-changed) plot of the full-length novel. The centerpiece of this novella is a brutal and lavishly detailed battle witnessed from both Greek and Roman points of view.
Settling the Account (Promises to Keep: Book 3)
Series: Promises To Keep, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 218,540. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(4.90 from 70 reviews)
Amy watches in growing fear the worsening confrontation between her husband and her son, until she realises that only one of them can survive it. How long can she keep them apart? The final volume in "Promises to Keep". It follows directly on from Book Two, "Mud and Gold".
Taken by the Earl (Regency Unlaced 3)
Series: Regency Unlaced. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,940. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Mrs Felicity Randall's changes her plans for a quiet summer after she overhears a conversation plotting the murder of the new Earl of Winterbourne. Procuring an invitation to attend the house party of the notorious Lady Eccles, where the murder is to take place, is not a problem. Persuading Sin Montgomery to believe Fliss is another matter entirely, when he is only interested in bedding her!
The Chronicles of Heaven's War: Sisters of the Bloodwind
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 260,540. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Where to begin a tale filled with closely guarded secrets of demons, gods and men that has for the Ages been hidden from all searching eyes… This our Quest…a long and twisting road to Destiny drawing us into the past, then flinging us into an uncertain future, opening a door to a mystical world… Dare you take this dangerous journey of discovery to uncover the truth of all matters...?
Spring Thaw
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,270. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Two tragic marriages gone wrong-can a marriage of convenience fair any better? Dirk lost his wife long before his son’s birth. Bitterness and pain solidified his emotions like the snowpack on Mt. Hood. He needs a mother for his son, but nothing more, so he places his request: No pictures necessary, references only. Selena agrees to the arrangement, but her heart interferes.
Sons of the Sphinx
Series: Tales from the Ancient Worlds, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,870. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
2014 Literary Classics Silver Medal Winner. Armed with what she considers her grandmother’s curse, 15-year-old Rosa agrees to help the ghost of King Tut find his lost queen Hesena. Though Hesena’s ba inhabits part of Rosa, finding the whole spirit of Hesena so that she and Tut can be together for the first time in over 3500 years proves to be a harder task than Rosa first thinks.
False Steps: The Space Race as It Might Have Been
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.
Much Ado About Mustangs (Hearts of Owyhee Western Romance #5)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,080. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Secret lives, hidden dreams, and forbidden sex in the Old West—what’s a woman of nobility to do when a handsome rancher tears through her world like an Owyhee dust devil?
A Baron for Becky
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,130. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
(5.00 from 1 review)
She was a fallen woman. How could the men who loved her help her land on her feet?
Under the Stars and Bars (A Dusty Fog Civil War Western Book 4)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,630. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Lately the war's becoming mighty confusing. Especially for a Confederate Captain named Fog. First there's the Union scout who ends up saving his life. Then there's the fanatical Yankee hell-bent on taking it. In between there's a vicious band of Rebel misfits thirsty for blood--anybody's. It all adds up to one thing Dusty's always known for certain: a blazing Colt speaks a language all understand.
Revenge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,640. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Capt. Jake Cooper returns, from the Civil War, back home to Stoney Brook, his father's ranch, just outside of Riverdale, Texas. Jake finds his father and brother are buried. Both ambushed and killed by men working for a Mexican Warlord. He seeks to revenge their deaths, something that the Texas Rangers had not been able to accomplish. The story is laced with action, adventure, and romance.
Till Death (A Herne the Hunter western. Book 15)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,380. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Jed Herne had killed a whole lot of men; he'd killed for causes and he killed for money. Sometimes he even killed for love - like he killed those men who had killed his pretty wife, Louise. Now Herne the Hunter found himself lending his deadly skills to help young Tom Lenegan with the girl he loved. But Katie's family were willing to murder to keep the lovers apart .. but Herne had other ideas ...
Travis (A Piccadilly Publishing Western Book 3)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,360. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Jim Travis had every penny of his hard-earned savings in Sweetwater's bank. When Luke Parsons and his wild bunch cleaned out the town's bank - including Jim's money. With help from the town, Jim rode out to retrieve his money, trailing the bandits across wild territory. Parsons threw everything he had at the lone rider dogging his heels, yet Jim kept on coming and forced a final, savage showdown.
Once a Drover
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,350. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Literature » Western
Trouble seems to find Sam Hall, no matter how he tries to avoid it, from St. Louis to Fort Worth and the wide plains in between. But when Sam comes home to Texas to see after his aunt’s spread, he’s determined to settle down. Fate says differently when a woman in need of his help turns up unexpectedly. No matter what his good intentions were, he must take up his gun once more to save her life.
Margarita and the Hired Gun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,100. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Beautiful Margarita McIntosh escapes Flagstaff with a hired gun, Rafferty, as her only protection from her father’s powerful enemies who are hot on their trail. Giving up her life of leisure is nothing compared to the passion she finds in Rafferty’s arms. Together, they face a perilous journey that becomes a fight for their very lives—and a dream of the future neither of them could have imagined.