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If the South Won Gettysburg by Mark Nesbitt
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,380. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012 by Second Chance Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA(4.00 from 1 review)
Many historical accounts have been written documenting the Battle of Gettysburg and the Civil War. In "If the South Won Gettysburg" author Mark Nesbitt makes a dramatic hypothetical examination of precisely that theory: What if the South won at Gettysburg as a result of a change in the South's battle tactics ? What would have been the fate of this great nation?
The Last Heavenly King by Vincent van Mechelen
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 21,420. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In this first part of Triptych of Times Hong Kuiyuan tells his personal story of the collapse, in 1864, of the Christian theocracy established by his uncle, the first Heavenly King, during 'the Taiping Rebellion' in China. His relatives, including the new King, are killed by the imperial Qing, but the sixteen-year-old Kuiyuan manages to survive. Later in life he will write this historical novella.
Story 8: Miss Jiao Nuo by Pu Songling
Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. Broomhandle Books has edited the stories to provide modern punctuation and styling so as to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
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.
The Desert Raider by Zach Neal
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,000. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
Owen Foster is with the Special Air Service. He’s been missing for about five weeks and Mariyah Khoudry is trying to find out what happened to him. They’re legally married and she might be pregnant. Sergeant Major Bullen, stuck with the duty, will do his best to locate the lad, whether dead or alive. A short story of romance and adventure.
The Sacred Land by Harry Turtledove
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 143,060. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Menedemos, the young dashing sea captain, and his helper (and cousin) the scholarly Sostratos, are back in their third adventure. This time around the two cousins end up in the Sacred Land, Jerusalem, where they encounter a strange religion. As always, trouble follows them and they must once again use their quick wits to survive and, hopefully, make a profit from their long journey.
Waco's Badge (A Waco Western Book 1) by J.T. Edson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,240. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Rancher Bentram Mosehan has accepted the responsibility of organizing a new Arizona State Police force. He's looking for men who are brave, honest, and lightning fast with a six-gun -- talents that drifters named Waco and Doc Leroy, possess in abundance. But the two young Texans remember all too well their run-ins with the Lone Star law, and the last thing Waco and Doc want is to wear a badge...
Do Not Disturb by Tanya Goodwin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,780. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Trouble abounds when an archaeologist seeks the identity of a mysterious woman buried deep within a Byzantine burial cave.
A Duchess's Heart (Bledington Park #2) by Evangeline Holland
Series: Bledington Park. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,010. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When the Duke of Malvern is declared missing, presumed killed, Amanda, his estranged duchess, is his unlikely rescuer. But rescue him she does–and finds him broken and utterly changed by the war. As she takes charge of her amnesiac husband and the manor house that was never a home, she risks falling in love with him all over again.
Letters of a Convict Girl, Age 11 by Kate Walker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
At age 11 Rosie O'Brien is sentenced to 14 years in prison and transported to the other side of the world – the far Colony of New South Wales. In this wild place she has only herself to rely on. Her letters home record the trials, hardships and miracles that befall her. Somewhere in this God forsaken land is her convict father, but is he alive? Based on actual convict experiences.
The Legend of Bat's Cave & Other Antiguan Stories by Barbara Arrindell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,910. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(3.00 from 1 review)
Catch a glimpse of Antiguan history through three engaging stories set in three distinct periods of time. See the Kalinago through the eyes of Antigua’s first Governor’s wife. Meet a priest who was almost defrocked after allowing two former enslaved Africans to get married in an Anglican church. Meet the boy who would become a legendary doctor in St. Kitts.
Angel Comes to the Devil's Keep by Regina Jeffers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,990. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2016 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Huntington McLaughlin, the Marquess of Malvern, wakes in a farmhouse, after a head injury, being tended by an ethereal “angel,” who claims to be his wife. However, reality is often deceptive, and Angelica Lovelace is far from innocent in Hunt’s difficulties. Yet, there is something about the woman that calls to him as no other ever has...
Glory's Guidons (The Long-Knives US Cavalry Western Book 3) by Patrick E. Andrews
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,760. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Second Lieutenant Brad Pepperdine is assigned to a regiment of African-American soldiers participating in the brutal war against the fierce Comanches. When a renegade band of Comanches begins raiding farms and ranches, the regiment is sent to run them down.Pepperdine begins to understand the black soldiers as well as their Indian enemies. Can his skill prevent the unit being wiped out?
Noble Cause: A Novel of Love and War by Jessica James
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 162,380. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian(5.00 from 1 review)
Winner of the 2011 John Esten Cooke Award for Southern Fiction. Praised by readers of romantic and historical fiction since its publication in 2008, the award-winning historical fiction novel Shades of Gray now has a new ending in Noble Cause. Destined for an honored place among the classics of the Civil War, Noble Cause is a book to read, and keep & remember forever.
A Time for Everything by Mysti Parker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 107,550. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015 by esKape ePress, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
When widow Portia McAllister sees an ad for a live-in tutor, she leaves everything behind in hopes of making a fresh start. But as a Confederate widow in a Union household, she is met with resentment from her new charge and her employer, war veteran Beau Stanford. Will Beau and Portia find their way into each other’s arms, or will they be swept away by raging forces beyond their control?
The Color of Gothic by Joel Q. Aaron
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,570. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Convicted murderer, Jonathan Blair, trades his death sentence for a job as a court-appointed bounty hunter to bring in his former gang. Two weeks remain to find the man who killed his family. Locating him in the mining town of Gothic, CO, Blair notices a growing number of dead miners. The town’s survival depends on Blair abandoning his chance of a pardon, and putting his trust in his pistols.
Mail Order Bride: Montana Miracle (Echo Canyon Brides: Book 10) by Linda Bridey
Series: Echo Canyon Brides. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,680. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2016 by Gold Crown. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
How will Sofia Carter choose between two handsome men? Ranch foreman, Travis Desmond and army captain, Zeb Rawlins compete for her affections. Which man will win in a game of love played during a dangerous time in Echo?
Predictions by Christine McCaffrie
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,650. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Romance » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
It is late 1899. Three girls from a small town discuss the coming century and make predictions about what it will bring. They agree to meet in 1920, 1950 and 1970 to see which have come to pass. 'Predictions' follows Edith, Wilma and Rose as their lives are shaped and buffeted by the momentous events of the twentieth century. And who will marry the charming and dangerous James McIlvray?
When Love Wins by LA Hilden
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 92,310. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Escaping the terrors of war by finding your inner strength. Hemlock poisoning, eccentric aunt's, secret mistresses, addictions, and betrayals of friendship, add to chaos and humor found at Wintergale Orchards.