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Not Without Mercy The Black Death
By Phillip C Wright
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 173,020. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Not Without Mercy The Black Death, is book one in the Not Without Mercy series. It is the story of a family that survived the Black Death of 1348 in Bristol England. This gripping and suspenseful adventure is about Faith, Family, Love, Courage, Hope and Redemption.
A Woman Alone
By Malcolm Macdonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 142,140. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When all the good men are flawed, what’s a good woman to do? Village girl Roseanne Kitto is destined to be farmer Mark Bodilly's wife – until a chance encounter with Stephen Morvah, the squire's son, presents her with a dilemma. Eventually she makes the socially scandalous (in the 1870s) decision to live alone – a “sin” she compounds by adopting a baby boy after his mother is murdered.
Tamsin Harte
By Malcolm Macdonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 125,220. Language: British English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Come down in the world? Welcome to the solid ground! The mother, Harriet Harte, feels disgraced when left only a modest inheritance when her husband dies. But Tamsin, the daughter, finds it a liberation from upper class stiffness and boredom - and a chance to pursue her dream: to progress from running a seaside boarding house to owning a premier hotel overlooking the bay in Penzance.
Rose of Nancemellin
By Malcolm Macdonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 199,090. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
If she LOOKS upper class and TALKS upper class … it’s SHOWTIME! Rose’s gift of mimicry was both her undoing and her liberation. One day she pretends to be the daughter of the house and is sacked. She joins a down-at-heel strolling theatre but is quickly propelled toward the London stage, which she takes by storm. But the long road back to Nancemellin, and revenge, is beset with many an adventure.
A Notorious Woman
By Malcolm Macdonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 262,010. Language: British English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Let sleeping dogs lie—one of them may have a bite like a tiger. In 1847 the young, orphaned Johanna Rosewarne is treated as little better than a servant by her uncle and aunt. But when she catches the eye of the suitor intended for the daughter of the house, they cast her out with nothing. 700-odd action-packed pages later, all's well again.
Like a Diamond
By Malcolm Macdonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 137,390. Language: British English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Same house, same family, same forbidden love - will history repeat itself? It is 1910 and young Peter de Vivian, arriving at his new family home in Falmouth, is instantly smitten by Gemma Penhallow, a senior housemaid. But Gemma has more reasons than most to keep her distance. In a long campaign to win her heart, Peter underestimates his family's opposition and Gemma's stubbornness"
Kernow & Daughter
By Malcolm Macdonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 167,680. Language: British English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A disobedient daughter is sharper than a serpent’s tooth—and often more successful. Jessica Kernow, a daughter among three brothers, has always had to fight her corner – especially when, in 1900, she wants to go into the family business, against her father's desire for her to marry. But when she and Cornwallis Trelawney concoct a fake engagement, they both get more than they bargained for.
An Innocent Woman
By Malcolm Macdonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 204,210. Language: British English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Innocence? Ignorance? Sometimes it’s hard to know which is more dangerous. When young heiress Jane Hervey arrives in Cornwall in 1861 she is completely ignorant of the double standards that governed Victorian public and private life. This is the story of her unwitting discovery of the facts of life – and love – and how it changes everything and everyone in her circle.
Hell Hath No Fury
By Malcolm Macdonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 169,020. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Revenge is sweet—bitter sweet. When Lady Lyndon-Fury snubs Daily O'Lindon on the station platform one soft day in 1885 she has no idea of the whirlwind she is sowing. For Daisy, bent on a minor revenge, becomes embroiled in a tit-for-tat that ends in the destruction of one family and a bitter-sweet triumph for another.
For I Have Sinned
By Malcolm Macdonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 171,040. Language: British English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
One brief, careless moment is still long enough for all the world to change. It is 1913 and the McKennas are emigrating from Cork to South Africa. Through a tragic misunderstanding, they leave 7-year-old Salome behind on the quay ... and so begins an extraordinary tale of intrigue as, time and again, the growing girl finds herself loved and betrayed, inspired and abandoned.
Crissy's Family
By Malcolm Macdonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 200,630. Language: British English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The Powers That Be can beat anything except one determined woman. When both parents die in the same week in 1890, their family of five is split up and sent to various institutions. But Crissy, the second eldest, is determined to get them all back under one roof again despite the implacable opposition of her grandmother, who had disinherited her daughter, Crissy's mother, many years earlier.
All Desires Known
By Malcolm Macdonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 167,990. Language: British English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Be careful what you wish for ... someone may give it you! Lucy and Michael Raven are in deep trouble. The cost of being the most talked-about couple in Dublin in 1904 is high. But their troubles really begin when a wily old moneylender suggests a most bizarre solution to all their woes.
A Woman Scorned
By Malcolm Macdonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 176,680. Language: British English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
"The past may be another country but many still live there." In 1886, five years after the tragedy that ruined her 15th birthday, Judith Carty returns to Castle Moore and resumes her flirtation with its heir, young Rick Bellingham. But Rick's best friend, Fergal, has reasons to see their love thwarted. So does Fergal's sister, Sally, who wants Rick for herself.
A Woman Possessed
By Malcolm Macdonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 168,320. Language: British English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Beware the return of ex-lovers. “Dormant” is not the same as “dead.” They all thought Laura had got over her childhood love for ne'er-do-well Maurice Pettifer when she married solid, dependable Giles Curnow. They all thought Maurice died in South Africa, too – until, one evening in 1902, he turns up again, rich, unmarried, and determined to buy the neighbouring property to the Curnows.
The Winter Siege
By DW Bradbridge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,000. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
1643. As winter closes in around the town of Nantwich, the civil war that rages across the country, threatening to tear England apart, is yet to reach the town’s gates. Townspeople have started dying – murdered – It falls to Constable Daniel Cheswis to contain the bloodshed, but with few clues and the constant distraction of war, can he protect the people of Nantwich?
After The Rising
By Orna Ross
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,320. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
When Jo Devereux returns to Ireland after an absence of 20 years, the last person she expects to meet at her mother's funeral is Rory O'Donovan. The unexplained conflict between his family and hers was the one constant of Jo's childhood and caused their painful breakup. Now she's back in Mucknamore, the Irish village where they both grew up, he's urging her to stay on and she's tempted. Because o
Hidden Histories
By Alexis Scott
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 110,550. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
“Hidden Histories” is a family saga spanning almost eighty years and set in Ireland, Scotland and England. It is about the impact of political and historic forces on ordinary lives, the interdependence of past and present, exploring how identity is transmitted from one generation to the next. It is also a story of the separation of mothers from their children and of the bonds between them.
To So Few - The Prelude
By Cap Parlier
Series: To So Few, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,410. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013 by Saint Gaudens Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is the second of a planned dozen books in Cap Parlier’s To So Few series of historic novels. Brian Drummond becomes a fighter pilot in the RAF as World War II opens in Europe. It does not take long for him to demonstrate his skills with the best fighter airplane of its day. As with all bands of warrior brothers, the special kindred bonds forged in the heat of battle expand their lust for l
Murgatroyd's Christmas Club
By Stephen Bailey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 116,330. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013 by Fishcake Publications. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
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Mill worker, Willie Arkenthwaite, suddenly, and by his own doing, becomes treasurer of the Murgatroyd's Mill Christmas club. Being rude, crude & terribly rude, how will this docile and inarticulate man accomplish this? With his friends, workmates and many comical mishaps along the way, that's how.
Sin No More
By Kate Tremayne
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,260. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A powerful and impassioned story of friendship courage and steadfast love. Faith and Ruby forged an indelible friendship to overcome the hardship of life in an orphanage. When in the 1920's they move to London ambition drives Faith to succeed in the art world and Ruby as a singer. But love and ambition overshadow their friendship bringing great danger and has far reaching effects.