Free and Discounted Historical Fiction on Kindle

Historical fiction books are novels that are set in specific points in history, typically featuring characters of the author’s own imagination. These compelling stories weave together true historical facts with unique insights from the perspective of the fictional characters, making you see past events in an entirely different light.

Greetings from Asbury Park

Luigina Vecchione

We celebrate the Greatest Generation for their courage and honor. This is how they loved. Fifteen-year-old Mariella yearns for a new life. Since the Germans arrived in Rome, food has been scarce, and danger lurks around every corner. On top of that, she’s haunted by a childhood tragedy and weighed down with the responsibility of ... Read more

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Free: The Refiner of the Realm: Of Queens and Clerics

Donna Fletcher Crow

1993 Join the adventure as Mary, Gareth, and Brad’s quest to learn the truth of the Stone of Scone takes them to Edinburgh Castle, high on its windy hill. 1068 Experience Margaret’s struggles as the remnant of the English royal family, fleeing William the Conqueror, is blown onto the wild, rocky shore of Scotland. Can ... Read more

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Encounters Unforeseen

Andrew Rowen

The traditional literature about the history of Columbus’s voyage & first encounters with Native Americans remains focused on the European perspective. This book dramatizes these events from a bicultural perspective, fictionalizing beliefs, thoughts, & actions of the Native Americans who met Columbus side by side with those of Columbus & other Europeans, based on a ... Read more

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Three Tales from Vienna

Ray Kingfisher

This epic saga spans a century and three generations of the Rosenthal family of Vienna, as seen through the eyes of three sisters: the prim but compassionate Alicia, the confident social butterfly that is Giselle, and the studious baby of the family, Klara. $1.99 on Kindle.... Read more

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Pianist in a Bordello

Mike C. Erickson

What would happen if a politician decided to tell the truth—the whole truth? Richard Youngblood, aspiring Congressman, is about to find out. He’s running on a platform of honesty and transparency—and against the advice of his friends and advisers he’s decided to start with himself. His autobiography will lay his entire life bare before voters ... Read more

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The Night Medicine

Jody A. Kessler

Blackfoot tribal member Dean Wolfsblood is the guardian of a centuries-old medicine pipe that makes time travel possible. Upon arrival in 1868, Dean, Badger, and Kai discover deceit, murder, buffalo hunters, and a kidnapping waiting for them as they travel across Blackfoot territory to the gold mining town of Helena, Montana. Can they survive history ... Read more

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Jitsuroku Ju: The Life of Miyamoto Musashi

Justin Hagen

Told in the context of a life long feud between Musashi and his arch rival, Sasaki Kojiro Ganryu, this epic life story centered around revenge is a version of Miyamoto Musashi’s life story you do not want to miss! A dramatized epic and republishing of Walter Dening’s Life of Miyamoto Musashi with new commentary and ... Read more

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One Must Tell The Bees

J Lawrence Matthews

“President Lincoln is assassinated in his private box at Ford’s!” When those harrowing words ring out during a children’s entertainment in Washington on the evening of April 14, 1865, a quick-thinking young chemist from England named Johnnie Holmes grabs the 12-year-old son of the dying President, races the boy to safety, and soon finds himself ... Read more

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Clara’s Curse

Tara L Thompson

Three sisters travel back to the hometown they fled as youths to fulfill their dying grandmother’s last request. Uncovering horrendous family secrets, will they be able to survive or will it be too much to handle? Generational curses, lies, and murder unfold in the new dramatic novel, Clara’s Curse $5.99 on Kindle... Read more

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Free: Viking Blood and Blade

Peter Gibbons

865 AD. Amidst the invasion of Saxon England by the sons of Ragnar Lothbrok, Hundr joins a crew of Viking warriors under the command of Einar the Brawler. Hundr fights to forge a warriors reputation under the glare of Ivar and his equally fearsome brothers, but to do that he must battle the Saxons, and ... Read more

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The Last Sketch

Gosia Nealon

Poland, 1944. Wanda Odwaga will never stop resisting. As the Nazis occupy her beloved homeland, the twenty-three-year-old artist vows to do whatever it takes to help the underground movement mobilize against Hitler’s forces. But she’s devastated when the Gestapo storms her house in search of rebel leaders, killing her heroic father and leaving the face ... Read more

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The Munich Girl

Phyllis Edgerly Ring

Anna Dahlberg grew up eating dinner under her father’s war-trophy portrait of Eva Braun. Fifty years after the war, she discovers what he never did—that her mother and Hitler’s wife were friends. Plunged into the treacherous years of Nazi Germany, she uncovers a web of long-buried family secrets. “Hard to put down. … Harder to ... Read more

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Free: Lost Child

Jean Dunstan

Lost Child: A spellbinding tale of abandonment, rejection, and survival. A baby girl abandoned at birth was raised in an orphanage and sent to the mid-west on an orphan train where she was placed out as a farm laborer. Unwanted and unloved, she fought for survival in a lonely, abusive environment. A story of female ... Read more

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Free: The Celtic Queen

Lauren Goffigan

The true story of a Celtic Queen during the time of the Romans… 43 CE, Britannia. Cartimandua, the daughter of a tribal chief, is determined to continue the peace her father has created in the wake of the Roman invasion. But when a native chieftain defies the Romans, Cartimandua must make a choice between continued ... Read more

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The Munich Girl

Phyllis Edgerly Ring

What family secrets is a portrait of Eva Braun hiding? Fifty years after WW2, Anna is plunged into the treacherous world of the Munich girl who was her mother’s confidante – and Hitler’s lover – and finds her every belief about right and wrong shattered. “Historical fiction that reads like memoir.” $0.99 on Kindle.... Read more

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The Tide Between Us

Olive Collins

No. 1 BESTSELLING Novel. 1821 – A cargo of Irish children is deported to the cane fields of Jamaica: 1991 – Their story is uncovered. Inspired by the real story of 2,000 Irish children deported to Jamaica and the statistics that 25% of Jamaican citizens claim Irish ancestry. The Tide Between Us is a powerful ... Read more

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The Burden of Sweetberry

Carol Summerville

The Burden of Sweetberry is a powerful story of adultery, murder, and betrayal. Sweetberry searches for redemption after her lover murders her fiance on the church yard. Can even the blood of Jesus wash away her sins or will the ghost of Luther drive her insane? $0.99 on Kindle.... Read more

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Free: Bombay Blood 1

Loyal Carvalho

An age-old 14th Century plague resurfaces to haunt the present-day city of Bombay. With increasing loss of lives at the tick of each passing minute, the authorities are under enormous pressure to unearth the root cause. While in the process of tracing the roots to this, they discover intersected historical pasts linked to an anonymous ... Read more

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The Druid

Steven A. McKay

Northern Britain, AD430 A land in turmoil. A village ablaze. A king’s daughter abducted. In the aftermath of a surprise attack Dun Buic lies in smoking ruins and many innocent villagers are dead. As the survivors try to make sense of the night’s events the giant warrior-druid, Bellicus, is tasked with hunting down the raiders ... Read more

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The Munich Girl

Phyllis Edgerly Ring

Anna Dahlberg grew up eating dinner under her father’s war-trophy portrait of Eva Braun. Fifty years after the war, she discovers what he never did—that her mother and Hitler’s wife were friends. Plunged into the treacherous world of the Munich girl who was her mother’s confidante—and a tyrant’s lover—Anna finds her every belief about right ... Read more

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Jane Digby’s Diary: To Begin, Begin

C.R. Hurst

How many of us live the life of our choosing? Meet one woman who did. $0.99 on Kindle.... Read more

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Diamond Champion: Paradise Island Trilogy (Book 1)

Ernoir Neuvostarr

WARNING: Treasure seekers are not welcomed! On a sun-drenched, tropical, volcanic island, a group of villagers enjoy their peaceful lives in paradise. Some take it for granted whilst other cherish the beauty. Everything was perfect. Until one day a ship of explorers from a faraway land, in search of gleaming treasures, arrived on their pristine ... Read more

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Free: In Arthur’s Nature

J.T. Frederick

In 1831, philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer pushed his neighbour down the stairs of their Frankfurt residence. Inspired by this true event, the novel reimagines the life of the fractured thinker as a gripping metaphysical pursuit. Can the philosopher escape the fate he has written for himself, or will he forever suffer In Arthur’s Nature? Free on Kindle.... Read more

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Free: OF SHIPS AND SHAHS

NINA EMME

A short read, this novella will take you on a voyage to the past. A turbulent period of India’s history comes alive through the eyes of a Portuguese priest. Be whisked away to exotic landscapes, see palaces and meet royal princesses in this enchanting story! Free on Kindle.... Read more

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One Must Tell The Bees

J Lawrence Matthews

When those harrowing words ring out during a children’s entertainment in Washington on the evening of April 14, 1865, a quick-thinking young chemist from England named Johnnie Holmes grabs the 12-year-old son of the dying President, races the boy to safety, and soon finds himself enlisted in the most infamous manhunt in history. $0.99 on ... Read more

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The Last Roman: Exile

B.K. Greenwood

Marcus realizes he cannot be killed—but that won’t stop him from dying time and again over the next 2,000 years. Seasoned imperial officer Marcus Sempronius Gracchus leads the 9th Roman Legion into a bloody battle against a fierce barbarian rival. It’s a battle he won’t survive. When he awakens three days later, clawing his way ... Read more

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Free: It Happened in Silence

Karla Jay

Set in a world where women of the KKK betray their neighbors, where horrors of unscrupulous foundling homes come to light, and buried mysteries are not all that hidden. It’s Georgia 1921. Mute since birth, fifteen-year-old Willow Stewart has one task to complete—to leave her Appalachian homestead and find a traveling preacher and her brother, ... Read more

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The Cabin at Jackson Hole

Kari August

With the passing of her beloved father, Ava Butterfall is suddenly plunged into financial despair and must work for the first time in her life. Being adventurous and smart as a whip, Ava boldly accepts a position in the rough frontier of Wyoming—but finds herself unprepared for the disaster that awaits her. Soon hopelessly lost ... Read more

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The French Baker’s War

Michael Whatling

“Absence isn’t a hole. It’s a presence living inside you, eating its way out.” Occupied France, 1943. Returning home from the daily hunt for the rationed ingredients necessary to keep his family pâtisserie open, André Albert finds his four-year-old son in the street, his wife gone, and a Jewish escapee cowering behind the display case. ... Read more

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A Savage Kultur

Monique Roy

Set in the early days of Adolf Hitler’s rise to power and present-day England, A Savage Kultur follows Ava, an art student at Oxford University, who inherits her beloved grandfather’s London art gallery after his death. He leaves her a letter with one last wish—that she recover a treasured Vincent van Gogh painting deemed degenerate ... Read more

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The Munich Girl

Phyllis Edgerly Ring

The past may not be done with us. What family secrets is a portrait of Eva Braun hiding? Fifty years after WWII, Anna is plunged into the treacherous world of the Munich girl who was her mother’s confidante — and Hitler’s lover — and finds her every belief about right and wrong shattered. “Historical fiction ... Read more

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Free: The Apprentice’s Path

Stacey Keystone

Dana Bedwen never wanted to be a dark mage. It’s her destiny. But what is that, compared to a young woman’s desire to be an Alchemist? So she is looking for a job as an Alchemist, despite the suspicion and discrimination she faces as a dark arall. She wants to build steam trains and make ... Read more

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Catching Currents

Kari August

“Historical fiction at its very best…lots of laughs to go along with it.” Amazon Reviewer Unexpected attractions develop when Sally and her brother Will from sophisticated Boston encounter adventurous Caroline and her brother Teddie from the rugged Colorado frontier. But their courtships are soon ended as they find themselves pulled apart by vastly different ambitions. ... Read more

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Three Thrilling Adventures in Love, Mystery, and Magic

Karina McRoberts

Three complete time-travel adventure novels featuring Mike Harker, a rookie cop who is thrown into the past where he is taken in by the charming impresario of a magnificent Victorian music hall. Don’t miss this box set of nearly 800 pages of gorgeous escapism, adventure, and romance! $1.99 on Kindle.... Read more

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Free: Charlotte Holmes Mystery Series

ASIF SARDAR

A re-imagining of the Great Detective and his partner as Charlotte Holmes, a traumatized woman, and her companion Dr Watan, an Indian doctor, as they investigate nefarious activities in the British Raj at the dawn of the 20th century. Charlotte’s mercurial nature and post-natal depression, following a miscarriage, make it difficult for people to accept ... Read more

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The Munich Girl

Phyllis Edgerly Ring

The past may not be done with us. Fifty years after WWII, Anna is plunged into the treacherous world of the “ordinary” Munich girl who was her mother’s confidante — and Hitler’s lover — and finds her every belief about right and wrong shattered. “Historical fiction that reads like memoir.” $2.99 on Kindle.... Read more

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The Dayton Flood of 1913, A Novel

Beth Livingston

INTERSECTING LIVES BATTLE THE FLOOD OF ALL FLOODS. Sweeping through Dayton, Ohio, in March of 1913, a flood the strength of Niagara Falls rose twenty feet and trapped thousands in businesses, houses, and treetops. Based on real-life, fictionalized experiences, this is a clean, Christian novel, the first in the Disasters! series. $0.99 on Kindle.... Read more

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The Nam Legacy

Carole Brungar

You know Jack. He’s the boy next door. Until he goes to Vietnam. She’s the country’s golden girl and she’s been in love with Jack forever. But now he’s a soldier. Will she let his choices destroy her? $0.99 on Kindle.... Read more

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The Makings of Violet Frogg

Patsy Trench

The story of Violet Frogg: unhappy daughter, unhappier wife, suffragist, working woman, housekeeper and potential theatre producer. Each new life means a new name and a new identity. What is Violet escaping from? Or is she just a young woman trying to find a role that fits in turn-of-the-20th-century Britain? $0.99 on Kindle.... Read more

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The Munich Girl

Phyllis Edgerly Ring

What family secrets is a portrait of Eva Braun hiding? Fifty years after WW2, Anna is plunged into the treacherous world of the Munich girl who was her mother’s confidante – and Hitler’s lover – and finds her every belief about right and wrong shattered. “Historical fiction that reads like memoir.” $0.99 on Kindle.... Read more

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