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The Historical Phrase Book - Western-Viking Edition
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 65,660. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists
Sometimes you need a bit of assistance to make your work shine. The Historical Phrase Book ~ Western-Viking Edition is the perfect resource to give your writing the edge it needs to stand out from others. This extensive guide has thousands of commonly used historical descriptives—aka tags—that can make the pages of your work as vivid, colorful and dramatic as you can create. Let your muse soar!
Vainglory
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 238,780. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Vainglory begins in France in 1429, as Victoire de Gloriole regains possession of the family castle from the English following the Battle of Agincourt. From Joan of Arc through to Catherine de Medici and the slaughter of the Huguenots, Vainglory tells the story of a power-hungry family who will let nothing and no one get in their way.
Cornwall is for Lovers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,150. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017 by Less Than Three Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Historical
It's 1945, and German-born Kenneth Diederich is sick of the war, sick of his job, and sick of pining after best friend Frank Malone, who has recently re-entered his life. When the war suddenly ends, it seems like the most natural thing in the world to accept Frank's offer of a holiday trip. The two of them, on Frank's trusty Triumph motorcycle, heading down to the wide blue bay of Cornwall...
A Murder on Pearl Street
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,350. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
That summer day in 1845, Cassidy Porter, the owner of gambling den, brothels, and illegal drinking establishments, whistled gaily, a man on top of the world. Until two bullets from a six barrel, pepper box revolver put a bloody end to him.
A Wicked Woman
Series: Mail Order Bride of Slate Springs. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,290. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Because of her stepsisters, Eve Jamison is driven from her hometown in scandal with a train ticket in one hand and a proxy marriage license in the other. But when she arrives in the small Colorado mountain town, she discovers her groom recently died. Even though she never met her husband, the new widow learns she is quite wealthy.
Pineapple
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,070. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Coming of age
When Poppy Moss is sent by her parents to an unconventional art school over the summer, she knows it is just a means to escape her past. But the past is all around in the exotic gardens of the Cornish estate where she finds herself, with war looming yet long gone. A bitter-sweet tale of lost love and liberation from the past, as war, comradeship and personal hurts merge into one mystical summer
The Last Chronicler
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 73,510. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Biographical
In the hermitage library, are the records from many time-traveling chroniclers. They are the privileged few who view the lives of Vincent van Gogh, Edgar Allan Poe, and Nicholas II, last Tsar of Russia, and his family. But hiding out and watching their every move, the remaining chroniclers are determined to keep their existence a secret, even to the point of murdering any that discover them.
Omens and Artifacts: An Elemental Legacy Novella
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,400. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
In the elemental world, reputation is everything, but gaining it can get you killed. Setting up shop as an antiquities hunter means nothing if you don’t have clients. Benjamin Vecchio, nephew of a famed vampire assassin, is the subject of widespread speculation, but so far that speculation hasn’t translated into work. What Ben needs is a job. A legendary job. This is an Elemental Legacy Novella.
The Historical Phrase Book
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 65,110. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2017 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists
The Historical Phrase Book ~ Regency-Medieval Edition is the perfect resource to give your writing the edge it needs to stand out from others. This extensive guide has thousands of commonly used historical descriptives—aka tags—that can make the pages of your work as vivid, colorful and dramatic as you can create. You are limited only by the boundaries of your own imagination. So, let it soar!
Raineland
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 255,880. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
"Nothing could have been lovelier... than the vision of Raineland Lodge presented to her by imagination and memory." The ruins of an ancient priory, some lost church silver and a tale of the English Civil War are all a part of Raineland's long story.