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Outlaw's Reprieve by Martyn C. Marais
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,610. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017 by Martin. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A short story from the Bounty Hunter Series. When the ghostly Louis Syffere arrives in Wellhead, the townsfolk are suspicious of his intentions and take the law into their own hands.
Outlaw's Trail to Nowhere by Martyn C. Marais
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2017 by Martin. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Inspired by Stephen King's novel, "The Gunslinger", this short story follows a Texas Ranger on the trail of a notorious killer, where nothing is as it seems.
Prometheus by Martin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
When two shepherds, out hunting a wolf, stumble across a raggedly-dressed man chained to an alter rock they find themselves in danger of becoming embroiled in the affairs of the gods in which mere mortals should not involve themselves. However, what else are two lowly, honourable shepherds to do in such situations, but become involved.
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.
Child of Loki by Richard Denning
Series: Northern Crown, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,620. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 1 review)
A divided land ... a divided family. Child of Loki is the sequel to The Amber Treasure. It follows the story of Cerdic and Northumbria through another six of the darkest years of the dark ages.
Escape From Clark's Creek by Charles Petterson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,210. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » USA
Grover Gilfillan decides the prospects of war are a better choice than staying in his abusive, corrupt heritage of depression era West Virginia. His goal is simple, escape poverty and obtain an honorable life. The Navy appears to be a good choice and his meeting with co-ed Judy Perman further fuels his dreams. But ,is she the catalyst for his downfall?
The Twain Shall Meet by B.C. Burks
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 5,740. Language: American English. Published: April 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
In 1913, during a time of segregation and dissension, identical twins Anne and Arlene Arbor are living separate lives. When they unexpectedly run into each other at an important event in Washington, D.C., Arlene who is an advocate for the rights of black women, is blindsided by Anne who reveals that she is passing for white.
Settling the Account (Promises to Keep: Book 3) by Shayne Parkinson
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".
Betrayed & Blessed - The Viscount's Shrewd Wife (#6 Love's Second Chance Series) by Bree Wolf
Series: Love's Second Chance Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,970. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
One night, he saved her reputation. Now, she is determined to save his life.
Her Most Remarkable Performance: A Lady to Maid Tale by Camille Langtry
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,230. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological(5.00 from 1 review)
Lady Georgina’s fascination with the life of the working classes leads her down a path of no return as she sinks deeper and deeper into her pretend persona of a lady's maid. What starts out as an enticing fantasy for the bored 1880s heiress and an aspiring actress she hires for her game, slowly evolves into something bigger as she surrenders her status to live the life she was destined to live.
Flower of Iowa by Lance Ringel
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 238,070. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Historical » General(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Flower of Iowa takes place against the turbulent backdrop of 1918 France. During the final months of World War I, young American Tommy Flowers must navigate the challenges of life in the trenches and his unexpected attraction to British soldier David Pearson. "Accomplished, touching historical fiction" with "a remarkable amount of flavor and detail" and "a compelling love story" - Kirkus Reviews
Hickory Hill by Sherrie Hill
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 131,720. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Since it was built, many people have come and gone through the gates of Hickory Hill, but if they were people of color they usually left in chains to be sold into slavery in Kentucky, or traded out as payment of debts. A well trained slave was as good as cash, sometimes better. It was a way of life that didn’t die easily.
Catherine de Valois: French Princess, Tudor Matriarch by Laurel A. Rockefeller
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 2. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) 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.
The Brotherhood of the Black Flag by Ian Nathaniel Cohen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 92,970. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Michael McNamara, a disgraced former naval officer, joins forces with a pirate turned pirate hunter on a high-seas quest for redemption. McNamara's travels pit him against treacherous seas, untrusting shipmates, and bloodthirsty buccaneers...and ensnares him in a conspiracy that threatens thousands of lives.
Wicked Torment (Regency Sinners 1) by Carole Mortimer
Series: Regency Sinners. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,590. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
A widow and no great beauty, Lady Beatrix Hanwell is mystified when the handsome and scandalous Duke of Wolferton shows a marked interest in bedding her. She is also tempted beyond her control, but fears what secrets this seduction might uncover. How will Beatrix react when she learns Wolf's interest in her has an ulterior motive?
The Pride of a Gentleman by Linda Rae Sande
Series: The Cousins of the Aristocracy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,820. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
First comes matchmaking. Then comes marriage. Then comes a baby carriage ... well, usually. Life in 1802 London throbs with great expectations and unlimited potential for four couples. Can best friends and family remain so when life doesn’t quite get it right? Are romance and marriage compatible, reconcilable? Perhaps, but only if they can overcome “The Pride of a Gentleman.”
Wanted, A Gentleman by KJ Charles
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,570. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2017 by Riptide Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Historical » Regency
WANTED, A GENTLEMAN Or, Virtue Over-Rated the grand romance of Mr. Martin St. Vincent . . . a Merchant with a Mission, also a Problem Mr. Theodore Swann . . . a humble Scribbler and Advertiser for Love
Abigail's Secret by Roberta Grieve
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,590. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2017 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Abigail Cookson, daughter of the town drunk, whose mother disappeared when she was only seven, struggles to rise above the gossip and her father’s abuse. When she falls in love with handsome sailor Joe, she thinks her life has taken a turn for the better. Her job in a local department store and friendship with fellow employee Daisy set the seal on this new phase of her life.
Murder Between the Pages by Josh Lanyon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,710. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Historical » USA
Rival mystery authors compete to solve the "impossible" murder of a notorious author of roman à clef. If only the murderer was equally amused.
Knight of Sherwood by N.B. Dixon
Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off!) Words: 145,310. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Robin returns from four years fighting in the Holy Land and discovers Guy of Gisborne is Sheriff of Nottingham. Forced to flee into Sherwood, Robin sets himself up as champion of the poor. But Robin has a secret. His feelings for his friend Will Scathelock, and to acknowledge them would mean facing up to his past. Meanwhile, Lady Marian Fitzwalter is determined to claim Robin for her own.