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HISTORICAL FICTION FREEBIES, DISCOUNTS, NEW PUBLICATIONS: July 30-August 5, 2015

Posted by on Jul 30, 2015 in Weekly Promotional Announcement | 0 comments

Once a week the Historical Fiction Authors Cooperative posts the books in our catalog that are free, discounted, or newly published. If you want to make sure you get notified in a timely matter, please subscribe to our blog.  FREEBIES Long Term: JJ Toner, Zugswang (a short story) is Free on Kindle, Apple, Kobo, Nook, Smashwords Susanne Alleyn, Cavalier of the Apocalypse (Aristide Ravel Mysteries) Free on Smashwords I. J. Parker Roshoman Gate (Akitada Mystery Book 2) Free on Kindle, Kobo, iTunes Libbie Hawker, The Sekhmet Bed (The She-King...

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HISTORICAL FICTION FREEBIES, DISCOUNTS, NEW PUBLICAITONS: 7/23-29/2015

Posted by on Jul 23, 2015 in Weekly Promotional Announcement | 0 comments

Once a week the Historical Fiction Authors Cooperative posts the books in our catalog that are free, discounted, or newly published. If you want to make sure you get notified in a timely matter, please subscribe to our blog.  FREEBIES Short Term: V. R. Christensen, Gods and Monsters is Free on Kindle 7/23 Long Term: JJ Toner, Zugswang (a short story) is Free on Smashwords Susanne Alleyn, Cavalier of the Apocalypse (Aristide Ravel Mysteries) Free on Smashwords I. J. Parker Roshoman Gate (Akitada Mystery Book 2) Free on Kindle, Kobo, iTunes...

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HISTORICAL FICTION FREEBIES, DISCOUNTS, NEW PUBLICATIONS: 7/16-22/2015

Posted by on Jul 16, 2015 in Weekly Promotional Announcement | Comments Off on HISTORICAL FICTION FREEBIES, DISCOUNTS, NEW PUBLICATIONS: 7/16-22/2015

Once a week the Historical Fiction Authors Cooperative posts the books in our catalog that are free, discounted, or newly published. If you want to make sure you get notified in a timely matter, please subscribe to our blog.  FREEBIES Long Term: JJ Toner, Zugswang (a short story) is Free on Smashwords Susanne Alleyn, Cavalier of the Apocalypse (Aristide Ravel Mysteries) Free on Smashwords I. J. Parker Roshoman Gate (Akitada Mystery Book 2) Free on Kindle, Kobo, iTunes Libbie Hawker, The Sekhmet Bed (The She-King Book 1) Free in all...

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Ancient Bling by Elisabeth Storrs

Posted by on Jul 13, 2015 in Ancient Rome, Historical Tidbits | 1 comment

Etruscans loved shiny things. The more glittering and ornate the better. The most stunning examples of jewellery and art came from the era known as the ‘Orientalizing’ period from Circa 720-575BCE. This was a time when Phoenician and Greeks were attracted to Etruria due to its rich metal deposits. The Phoenicians were a sea faring people with extensive trading interests across the ancient world. Originally from the area we now know of as Lebanon, they also set up a colony in Carthage (modern Tunisia).Through their trading links, goods from...

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HISTORICAL FICTION FREEBIES, DISCOUNTS, NEW PUBLICATIONS: 7/9-15/2015

Posted by on Jul 9, 2015 in Weekly Promotional Announcement | Comments Off on HISTORICAL FICTION FREEBIES, DISCOUNTS, NEW PUBLICATIONS: 7/9-15/2015

Once a week the Historical Fiction Authors Cooperative posts the books in our catalog that are free, discounted, or newly published. If you want to make sure you get notified in a timely matter, please subscribe to our blog.  FREEBIES Long Term: JJ Toner, Zugswang (a short story) is Free on Smashwords Susanne Alleyn, Cavalier of the Apocalypse (Aristide Ravel Mysteries) Free on Smashwords I. J. Parker Roshoman Gate (Akitada Mystery Book 2) Free on Kindle, Kobo, iTunes Libbie Hawker, The Sekhmet Bed (The She-King Book 1) Free in all...

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HISTORICAL FICTION FREEBIES, DISCOUNTS, NEW PUBLICATIONS: 7/2-8/2015

Posted by on Jul 2, 2015 in Weekly Promotional Announcement | Comments Off on HISTORICAL FICTION FREEBIES, DISCOUNTS, NEW PUBLICATIONS: 7/2-8/2015

Once a week the Historical Fiction Authors Cooperative posts the books in our catalog that are free, discounted, or newly published. If you want to make sure you get notified in a timely matter, please subscribe to our blog.  FREEBIES Long Term: JJ Toner, Zugswang (a short story) is Free on Smashwords Susanne Alleyn, Cavalier of the Apocalypse (Aristide Ravel Mysteries) Free on Smashwords I. J. Parker Roshoman Gate (Akitada Mystery Book 2) Free on Kindle, Kobo, iTunes Libbie Hawker, The Sekhmet Bed (The She-King Book 1) Free in all...

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HISTORICAL FICTION FREEBIES, DISCOUNTS, NEW PUBLICATIONS: 6/25-7/1/2015

Posted by on Jun 25, 2015 in Weekly Promotional Announcement | Comments Off on HISTORICAL FICTION FREEBIES, DISCOUNTS, NEW PUBLICATIONS: 6/25-7/1/2015

Once a week the Historical Fiction Authors Cooperative posts the books in our catalog that are free, discounted, or newly published. If you want to make sure you get notified in a timely matter, please subscribe to our blog.  FREEBIES Short Term: JJ Toner, Zugswang (a short story) is Free on Smashwords Long Term: Susanne Alleyn, Cavalier of the Apocalypse (Aristide Ravel Mysteries) Free on Smashwords I. J. Parker Roshoman Gate (Akitada Mystery Book 2) Free on Kindle, Kobo, iTunes Libbie Hawker, The Sekhmet Bed (The She-King Book...

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Bath Time with Beau Brummell by Libi Astaire

Posted by on Jun 22, 2015 in 18th Century England, Historical Tidbits | 4 comments

The idea of the daily bath has had its ups and downs throughout human history, but it got an enthusiastic thumbs-up during England’s Regency era, when Beau Brummell – the period’s authority on all things fashionable – insisted on taking an hour-long soak every day. Bucking a popular theory of the time that perspiration formed a protective cover on the skin that kept diseases from entering the body through the pores – a theory that advised against bathing the entire body too often – the Beau advocated the opposite: rinse away the grime...

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HISTORICAL FICTION FREEBIES, DISCOUNTS, NEW PUBLICATIONS: 6/18-24/2015

Posted by on Jun 18, 2015 in Weekly Promotional Announcement | Comments Off on HISTORICAL FICTION FREEBIES, DISCOUNTS, NEW PUBLICATIONS: 6/18-24/2015

Once a week the Historical Fiction Authors Cooperative posts the books in our catalog that are free, discounted, or newly published. If you want to make sure you get notified in a timely matter, please subscribe to our blog.  FREEBIES Short Term: JJ Toner, Zugswang (a short story) is Free on Smashwords Long Term: Susanne Alleyn, Cavalier of the Apocalypse (Aristide Ravel Mysteries) Free on Smashwords I. J. Parker Roshoman Gate (Akitada Mystery Book 2) Free on Kindle, Kobo, iTunes Libbie Hawker, The Sekhmet Bed (The She-King Book...

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HISTORICAL FICTION FREEBIES, DISCOUNTS, NEW PUBLICATIONS: 6/11-17/2015

Posted by on Jun 11, 2015 in Weekly Promotional Announcement | Comments Off on HISTORICAL FICTION FREEBIES, DISCOUNTS, NEW PUBLICATIONS: 6/11-17/2015

Once a week the Historical Fiction Authors Cooperative posts the books in our catalog that are free, discounted, or newly published. If you want to make sure you get notified in a timely matter, please subscribe to our blog.  FREEBIES Short Term: Lloyd Lofthouse, My Splendid Concubine is Free on Kindle, Nook, Apple JJ Toner, Zugswang (a short story) is Free on Smashwords Long Term: Susanne Alleyn, Cavalier of the Apocalypse (Aristide Ravel Mysteries) Free on Smashwords I. J. Parker Roshoman Gate (Akitada Mystery Book...

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