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Catherine de Valois: French Princess, Tudor Matriarch by Laurel A. Rockefeller
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 2. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until Sep. 21!) Words: 11,400. Language: American English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Best known as Henry V's Agincourt bride from Shakespeare's "Henry V," Catherine was an extraordinary woman. A younger daughter to King Charles VI of France terrorized by his mental illness, Catherine survived the ravages of his schizophrenia, a civil war at home, and King Henry's war with France to become one of England's most fascinating and courageous queens.
Joshua Maximus, The Gospel According To The Storyteller by Dennis Carroll
Series: Secular religious stories, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until Dec. 31!) Words: 15,670. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
"Joshua Maximus, The Gospel According To The Storyteller” is a novellette of 15,700 words.The genre is historical religious fiction revolving around Jesus and John the Baptist. The story provides a secular interpretation of two of the most significant religious figures in history. This is a secular interpretation of supernatural events and should not be confused with "Christian Book" genre.
Empress Wu Zetian, A Play in Three Acts by Laurel A. Rockefeller
Series: The Legendary Women of World History Dramas, 5. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until April 27!) Words: 10,170. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2017. Categories: Plays » Asian / Japanese, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Empress Wu's fascinating true story comes alive in this stage version based on the narrative biography "Empress Wu Zetian." Perfect for home schools, theater programs, and community theatres.
The Kiss of the Executioner's Blade by Cora Buhlert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
France 1516: The executioner Geoffrey de Bressac is called to the town of Charentes to put a traitor and assassin to death. But a shock awaits him. For the condemned is a young woman, Angeline de Golon. Worse, she insists she is innocent. But how can Geoffrey save Angeline, when she is to die at sunrise?
Johnny Rebel by Martyn C. Marais
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2017 by Martin. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
When a troop of Union Army Cavalry ride into the small Confederate town of Red Sands, towards the end of the American Civil War, they discover they have just missed the notorious Confederate renegade, William Quantrill. In his determination to get information about Quantrill, Lieutenant Farrell takes the law into his own hands. This is a side story to the Bounty Hunter series by Martyn C Marais.
Mila's Tale by Laurie R. King
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
“Mila’s Tale” is midrash—the retelling of a Biblical passage. Half of it is a new Laurie King short story; the other half is the author’s commentary on the text (“Jephthah’s Daughter” of Judges 11) and her suggestions for further reading. This is the first in Laurie King’s proposed Ladies of Spirit project, a collection of Modern Midrashes accompanied by her analysis and reflections.
The Last Ride of German Freddie by Walter Jon Williams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,940. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
NIETZSCHE AT THE O.K. CORRAL! The Clantons and the Earps are heading for a deadly showdown, and into the town of Tombstone rides German Freddie, a gunslinger with a deadly reputation and a penchant for philosophical speculation. Freddie’s committed to a life that is mad, dangerous, and free, and the Earps had better not get in his way.
Dreams of the Negev by L. Todd Wood
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by Icebox Media. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A short story written by L. Todd Wood while covering the Israeli/Hamas Gaza Conflict in the summer of 2014.
Her Husband's Affection: A Darcy & Elizabeth Pride and Prejudice Sensual Intimate Variation by Cora Aston
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2017 by A Longbourn Lady. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Classics
Her Husband's Affection is the first passionate short story in the After the Wedding Series vignettes reimagining what may have happened with Mr. Darcy and Elizabeth at Pemberley after they married.
Her Husband's Gifts: A Darcy & Elizabeth Pride and Prejudice Sensual Variation by Cora Aston
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,320. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2017 by A Longbourn Lady. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
A childish prank forced them to marry. Now, Elizabeth and Darcy must make the most of their union, only Lizzy is convinced her husband could never love her. Is convinced that it is really Anne, the daughter of Lady Catherine de Bourgh, whom he loves. But with the holiday season comes a chance to truly begin their marriage…if only they can escape the machinations of those with ulterior motives…and
The Names of Slaves by Steven Mohan, Jr.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012 by Blue Shark Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The rules for slaves are simple: keep your head down and train hard, for it is only training that can save you in the Coliseum. All this Thrace knows. But he forgets it when a young slave's cry rouses him. The boy has found a body--and a mystery. A mystery is a dangerous thing, as treacherous and lethal as any opponent a man might face in the Coliseum. Thrace should turn away. But he can't.