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For King and Country
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Price: Free! Words: 87,910. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(5.00 from 12 reviews)
Told from the eyes of Charles Stuart, the Prince of Wales, For King and Country is set in England during its Civil War. Can Charles help his father the king to remain on the Throne of England?
The Untouched Bride
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,770. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 11 reviews)
Life has taken an unexpected twist for Lady Eliza Rosawell and she is forced to marry the King's Knight, by the order of the king. Sir Daniel Throton loves living in single blessedness and has no desire to marry. So, when the king orders his marriage he is helpless. Secrets and mysetries are revelaed. Can Daniel and Eliza stay together or will it be too late?
A Tale of Two Cities
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Price: Free! Words: 140,230. Language: Australian English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
"A Tale of Two Cities" by Charles Dickens, is part of a special reading program devised by journalist Dave McKay. The program paraphrases classic novels, primarily targeting people who are learning English as a second language. It enables older students to read classic novels despite having a very limited reading vocabulary. 1700 different English words are used in "A Tale of Two Cities".
Amethyst (Jewel Trilogy, Book 1)
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Series: The Jewel Novels, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 123,510. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
London, 1666 - Colin Chase, the Earl of Greystone, finds his carefully planned life turned upside down when the Great Fire of London lands a lowly jeweler's daughter in his arms. Book 1 of Lauren Royal's Jewel Trilogy.
The Serpentine Garden Path
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Series: The Compleat Gardener, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 70,440. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In 18th C. England, Susan Kirke falls in love with the gardener on her father’s estate. Her parents dismiss John Dean. On a trip to London, Susan attends a masquerade at Vauxhall Gardens. Disguised as a boy, she escapes to find the man she loves. Dean elopes with her to Scotland, where more adventures ensue. The Serpentine Path is loosely based on the story of my ancestors.
Chasing Dragons
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,440. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The untimely death of his father gives Joe the opportunity to make his escape. He takes off on a quest to trace his grandfathers footsteps through WW1 France; hoping that somewhere along the way he'll stumble on his own purpose in life. But he unsettles a past that draws him in, setting off a chain of events that binds him to his grandfathers past, and seals his own future.
Culann, Celtic Warrior Monk
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Series: The Culann Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 70,920. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Exciting historical novel set in 7th century Ireland and Northern Britain. Life, love and loss of larger than life characters who lived in these troubled times.
Forevermore (A Jewel Trilogy Novella)
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Series: The Jewel Novels. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,520. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A Jewel Trilogy Novella set in England, 1667: Sensible Clarice Bradford is content in her widowhood. She has a pretty one-room cottage and a lovely little daughter, and the last thing she wants is another husband. Until one fairytale evening when she’s invited to a wedding at a castle… A novella that's part of Lauren Royal's Jewel Trilogy.
Summer Day
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,250. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
July 1947. The day begins full of promise. Feel the tension rise with the heat and humidity as clouds gather. Meet the members of an isolated farming community: a young woman soon to be married; her aunts: one misses her friend in an asylum, the other caring for her disabled son. Suffer with her brother as he tries to evade his pursuers. The events of this Summer Day will change them all for ever.
Never Forget
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Series: Never Forget, Book 1. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 130,310. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
1912 and on-board the Titanic, two very different women are embarking on journeys that will change the rest of their lives. Alice is the poor, pregnant girl running away with her criminal boyfriend. Nesta is the wealthy but barren wife of a cruel man who is threatening to divorce her. When the mighty ship sinks, a terrible crime is committed which means these women's lives are entwined forever.
When Fate Dictates
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,360. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Scottish Highlands are well known for their mystical charms and tales of fantasy, yet few have encountered the power of a Highland Stag. In the early hours of February 13th 1692 the sulfurous smell of gunfire hung in the air. Awoken by the sickly smell of fresh blood and death, Corran MacDonald is forced to flee into blizzard swept mountains. But she mysteriously defies death...
The Threlfalls
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,520. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
In 1948, Charlie Fletcher, a Leeds publican and black marketeer, always has cash and ration coupons. He marries a young Irish girl, Siobhan, along comes daughter, Susan. With an alcoholic mother and a secretive father, Susan finds friendship with classmate, Jimmy, and his mother, Pauline, who she quickly learns to rely on through the hardships of life growing up during the 50’s and 60’s.
The Chains of Diamonds
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,720. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
This debut novel by M J Tyler is based on a true story, and mixes crime and family history to provide a page-turning read. Recommended by reviewers to 'readers who like an intelligent book with pace and colour.' The author's next book, 'Liquid Jade', will be published in October 2012.
A Sigh From The Woods
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,730. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
On the 2nd August 1100, William Rufus-King William II of England was shot by an arrow whilst hunting in the New Forest. History states that it was a hunting accident By Walter Tirel-but was it?
Arnald Haroldsson
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 152,280. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the year 534 A.D. Arnald stumbles blindly into a plot aimed at the ultimate overthrow of his cousin, Arthur, High King of the Celts. Arnald is the least favorite of Elaine’s children and the perfect patsy for the gruesome rape and murder of his older sister.
Last Tales of Mercia 1-10
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Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 72,000. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
The first Norman castle is being built in Engla-lond--whether the Anglo-Saxons want it or not. Set in the Dark Ages of Engla-lond, the "Last Tales of Mercia" are ten short stories featuring real historical figures and characters from the "Sons of Mercia" series. All ten stories form a prequel to the novel, "Edric the Wild." Though strongly connected to the series, they can be read independently.
Jacob's Ladder
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 109,100. Language: British English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
It’s 1642 and England is in an economic and political melt down, a situation similar to today’s economic and political mess. The King won’t bend, Parliament won’t break, it’s an explosive deadlock. During those few chaotic months before King Charles declared war on his subjects there was, for those who dared to take it, the opportunity to get away with murder, in return for impressive rewards.
Fortune's Hazard
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Price: Free! Words: 104,910. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
Georgiana Leighton’s worthless husband has gambled away all her money in the ‘hells’ of Regency London before being murdered by another player. The penniless young widow must risk all on a chance to save herself and her child by accepting sanctuary among strangers on Exmoor. Who to trust among her new companions? But sinister intrigue and danger lead, finally, to a powerful love.
The Culann Chronicles, Book 2, Picts' Plight
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Series: The Culann Chronicles, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 49,970. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Exciting historical novel set in 7th century Caledonia and Northern Britain. We follow the adventures of a gallant Irish warrior monk, an intrepid Irish Princess who joins the Celtic Church and a daring young Pict.
The Black Hours
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,340. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
England 1647 - Matthew Hopkins, self -styled Witchfinder General, scours the countryside, seeking out those he believes to be in league with the Devil. In the small village of Coggeshall, 17–year-old Alice Pendle finds herself at the centre of gossip and speculation. Will she survive when the Witchfinder himself is summoned?