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It Takes a Man
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,630. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
When Derrick McCain returns to Indian Territory, he seeks answers only his real father can give him. But when he meets a desperate young woman, Leah Martin, he realizes he must do whatever it takes to keep her out of harm’s way—along with the baby she carries. Derrick must make a decision that will change his life forever when Leah’s father shows up, determined to see her wed to an abusive suitor.
Redemption Trail
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,460. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » USA
A tragic accident sets Sam Gibson on a mission to find redemption for what he’s done, with consequences he couldn’t have imagined. Wrongly accused of robbing a bank, he’s quickly tried and sentenced to hang at daybreak. But an honest newspaperman helps Sam escape and flee the powerful men who have set him up. Will he keep on riding, or will he turn and fight?
Eskkar & Bracca: Rogue Warriors - 2
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,790. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Adventure » Action
In this escapade, Eskkar and Bracca have their horses stolen by a band of bandits, and have to flee for their lives. They decide to chase after the thieves, and discover that the brigands are far more cunning than the two companions expected. This time they will have to outthink and outfight the bandits just to stay alive.
Unfortunate: An Oregon Trail Short Story: (The Oregon Trail Series)
Series: The Oregon Trail, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Western
Christian themes, but not Christian. Daggart is pretty loose with the swear words so if you are sensitive to that, please give this a pass. Daggart Bartlett, mean, villainous, terminally cranky. He had a routine of prospecting for gold, cashing in his ore, and drinking it up that night. Mary O'Brien, however, had plans for him. Is it possible that not even God can help this unfortunate man?
Letters of a Convict Girl, Age 11
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.
Stolen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,870. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » Regency
London 1812 - Eleanor Griffin, a maid in Lord Bureyton's household is thought to have witnessed the theft of his lordship's ancient Egyptian bust. But all she saw was a man vanish - right before her eyes. Bureyton begins punishing Eleanor for his loss. She fears that the daily lashings will end her life, and decides to runaway, disappear like that man had.
Shelter from the Storm
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Historical
An Irish indentured servant, Abigail Flynn has managed to escape her lecherous American patron, thanks to his wife. Alone, traveling west on a buckboard wagon, Abigail is caught in a violent storm. As she shelters beneath the wagon, she doubts that things could get much worse — but they do.
Mila's Tale
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.
Hic Sunt Dracones: Being a True Account of the Rescue of Professor George Herbert Endeavour from a Curious Misadventure
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Mashups
(4.00 from 1 review)
Professor Endeavour is perhaps the most brilliant scientist of the Victorian era. Certainly that is his opinion. The veteran of many expeditions, he has gone to Hungary, determined to capture a newly reported predator in the Carpathian Mountains. But who is hunting whom? And what fearless adventurers shall save him?
The Netherfield Phantom: Pride and Prejudice and Witches
Series: Lizzy Bennet Ghost Hunter, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,020. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Classics
A mystery at Netherfield Park…and Lizzy Bennet is going to unravel it. Lizzy Bennet first chased ghosts as a lark. A merry pursuit to enliven her carefree days. Her sister Jane is less sanguine; she’s the one the spirits appear to, the sister unhappily gifted with the sight. But with the Netherfield phantom, all of that will change.
Cockeyed Frank Loving and Coal Oil Jimmy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: American English. Published: February 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Western
Colorful Old West gunfighters come to life in this e-book containing two short stories. The first is about a little-known gunfighter called Cockeyed Frank Loving, a western legend himself; the second is about James Buckley (alias Coal Oil Jimmy) who was one of the best in the business of stagecoach robberies.
Amelia and the Viking
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,320. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Amelia, a college graduate, and her friend Lyndie are having fun at a fancy student party on a catamaran when all of a sudden she is transported 1000 years back in time. When Amelia regains consciousness she finds herself on another ship, but this one is made of wood and creaking dangerously in the swell. She soon finds out that it belongs to a rather handsome viking warrior...
Panhandle Freight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016 by James Reasoner. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A bitter winter storm was blowing fiercely when Lucas Hallam rode up to the isolated railroad station. It wasn’t a fit night for man or beast to be out, but Hallam found himself joined by a number of other pilgrims waiting for a train – and one of them just might be a killer. But the big man has a secret of his own... Finalist for the Peacemaker Award in the category of Best Short Fiction in 2012.
The Blood Calls You Back (Part 2)
Series: The Blood Calls You Back. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,930. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Joe’s ancestor from the Ice Age, a chieftain named Bear, calls to him for help when a neighboring village attacks her mountaintop settlement. What technology can Joe teach Bear and her people who live in Mammoth bone tents? What will he do when the tech that calls his consciousness to the Ice Age shows up elsewhere in the present?
Sensible Advice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,910. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Short Victorian Romance - A school teacher is the town's most confirmed spinster, much to the chagrin of her mother. When her mother's friend plots to set her up with her bachelor brother-in-law, Jane is caught up in a storm of well-meant advice. She never planned to chase a man, but love can spring from the unlikeliest places, and suddenly Jane will do almost anything to win the man she wants.
Lucky's Christmas Wish: An Oregon Trail Short Story
Series: The Oregon Trail, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Working in Oregon Territory, Lucky Martin set his sights on homesteading for good. He’d planned on saving up, buying some land, and asking the girl he loved to marry him. What he hadn’t counted on was the possibility of Jenny Allen falling in love and sharing her future with someone else. At Christmas Mass, Lucky makes a prayerful wish his heart is counting on coming true.
The Witch of Ballyvale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
What do people fear? The unknown, the ruling classes, or individualism? Aged four, Mags Rose was plucked from her home that was alien to her and placed in a world where she would grow to be an individual, strong in her beliefs and values. Others fear her, wishing to dominate, and wanting her submission to the norms of society. She stands firm.
Louisiana Wind
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,810. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
“The best men I’ve known have been cowmen. There’s a code they live by—it’s their way of life. It starts with an abiding reverence for the Good Lord. They’re taught to honor and respect their parents and to share both blanket and bread. Their words are their bond, a handshake their contract. They’re good stewards of His creation, the land. They believe the words in His Book.
Renegade Cowboy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,410. Language: American English. Published: June 4, 2016 by Susan Hart. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A woman from the slums seeks a way out of that life and answers a mail order bride ad from a cowboy in Colorado, and little did the cowboy know what he was getting in the feisty, independent, caring, and loving woman who arrived on the train.