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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.
The Turn in the Road (A Young Man on the Edge)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,670. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Peter George Whitehill is the son of a First Consul stationed in Cairo. But Peter is just about to escape his public school for good and head to London, just two hours away, where he'll make a stab at independence at the age of seventeen and a half.
No More Heroes 1916-2016
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,600. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In 1916, much revered Patrick Pearse and his comrades from the Irish Republican Brotherhood lead the Easter Rising in Dublin, causing mayhem, death and sacrifice, but also, more importantly, a message. Pearse's legacy lived on in the hearts of Irish Republicans for decades to come, who were ready to fight to the death and make the ultimate sacrifice for their Mother Ireland.