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The Prisoner of Grimsby
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,910. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014 by SDS Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
As he grows old, sea captain William Wright is cruelly exiled from his house by his son and daughter-in-law. Forced to live in the garden shed, he is left only with his memories, but designs a unique and terrible revenge on his banishers. Gritty family tale of Grimsby and its contemporary seafaring industry from sailor John Coffey.
Pursuit of Passy
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Price: Free! Words: 76,610. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A thrilling novel of a man hunt with a nation's existence at stake.
Beware of the Dragon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,310. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When Laura Ansell arrives in Peking as a young bride in 1899 tension is already building at the British Legation with rumours of unrest among the local Chinese population. As the months pass and summer temperatures rise, the Boxer rebels lay siege to the Legation with bitter fighting. But inside the barricades Laura is also under siege from dashing Russian Prince Sergei.
The Secret Diary of Eleanor Cobham
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Price: $2.75 USD. Words: 81,630. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
England, 1441: Lady Eleanor Cobham, Duchess of Gloucester, hopes to become Queen of England before her interest in astrology and her husband’s ambition leads their enemies to accuse her of a plot against the king. Eleanor is found guilty of sorcery and witchcraft. King Henry VI orders Eleanor to be imprisoned for life and in Beaumaris castle she writes her secret diary.
Bia's War
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Price: Free! Words: 98,230. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set in the North East of England during the First World War, Bia opens a little shop and attempts to make a home for herself and her baby. But a spurned lover is determined to wreak revenge and, as the war comes close to the shores of her home, Bia has to fight for her home, her business, her friends and her family.
A Lark Ascending
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,960. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
While trailing suspicious youths in Whitechapel, 13-year-old Malcolm stumbles upon a plot to purge Limehouse of its Chinese inhabitants. Someone dear to him is murdered and a mysterious young woman offers her help to find the killer, but the alliance complicates his life even further. When he discovers the connection between the murder and the looming crisis, will he be up to the challenge?
The Eel Man of Grimsby
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,830. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by SDS Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Dan Noakes inherits a license granting sole rights to fish for eels in Grimsby Docks. The license was gifted to his family in King John's time, but is it a blessing or a curse? Gritty portrayal of contemporary Grimsby and its fishing industry from fisherman John Coffey.
Billy's War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,170. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Billy's War is a WW2 story of a little English boy; his father is away in the army and his mother is killed in a bombing raid. After being ill-treated by his new foster-mother, he runs away, driven by an obsessive urge to find his father. His quest leads him into many adventures and a great deal of danger, but his courage never falters, and this, together with his boyish charm, sees him through.
Love & Sorrow
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Price: Free! Words: 49,870. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014 by Matthew Lynn. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
'Love & Sorrow' is a moving, epic saga that brilliantly captures the turbulent history of the first half of the twentieth century.
White Cockade
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 80,790. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
SCOTLAND, 1745. Brothers Ewan and Hugh McCraig find themselves on opposing sides as Bonnie Prince Charlie leads the Highland clans against 'Butcher' Cumberland and his redcoats. As the fate of the kingdom hangs in the balance, the two brothers face each other at the battle of Culloden and wait for history to take its course.
Attack Hitler's Bunker!: (The RAF secret raid to bomb Hitler's Berlin Bunker that never happened - probably)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 143,100. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
(5.00 from 1 review)
For a limited time, you can get THREE THRILLERS - FREE > ow.ly/t6L4R (just copy and paste the bold text link into your browser) Rudolf Eineger was left with his finger inside a dead body. Repulsed, he withdrew it and wiped it on the black SS tunic. Richard Earlgood, maverick RAF fighter pilot, and Michael Dorfmann, ambitious Luftwaffe double-agent, plan a daring raid on Adolf Hitler's Bunker.
Blue Moon for Bombers: A Story of Love, War and Spirit
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Series: Three Novellas, #2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,360. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A novella set in England 2007 with flashbacks to the 1940s. The story of a man coming to terms with his wartime trauma as he nears the end of life is interwoven with a modern-day romance.
Almost Denied
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,980. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
(2.00 from 1 review)
Regency Romance... Buying a piece of land, or building a city, shouldn’t be this hard… No one is going to take Gianna LeBon’s land and home from her. Not any man, not for any price. Pretending to be married may not be enough to save it or her. Colonel Ross Rayne knows how to deceive an enemy but he’s never had to use those skills on a stubborn, hard-headed, beautiful woman.
The Broken Poppy
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Price: Free! Words: 29,710. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Remembering all those who died in WWI on it's 100th anniversary.
The War to End All Wars
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 25,390. Language: British English. Published: August 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
This e-book contains 17 short stories written to commemorate the centenary of the outbreak of World War One, written for the 2014 Tavistock Arts and Music Festival.
The Ghost
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 68,040. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Julia Mac Vicker is a young widow working in Glasgow, just after the Great War. Grief-stricken, she takes the first steps of her new life. At first, she is scarcely aware of The Ghost - the spirit of her dead husband, Heath, who drowned in the Minch on New Year’s Eve of 1918. Julia experiences foul tertiary, anguished memories and eerie sensations that are, indeed, senses-beyond-the-senses.
Two Edwardian Adventures
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,750. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
This book consists of 2 light-hearted novellas of about 16,000 words each, set in Edwardian times, mostly in Edinburgh, and linked by some of the characters involved. ‘Adventure at the National Exhibition’ is a tale of old and new illusions, some of which are shattered by the end of the story. ‘Adventure on the Scotch Express’ is a tale of several people with something to hide.
The Sensational Mr Danby
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,720. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Historical fiction novel centred around an Irish artist Francis Danby. His painting of the apocalypse that was displayed in London in 1828 caused huge scandal, fuelling the debate on slavery in the British Empire. Following four main characters, including his wife and mistress, it charts the huge influence that the artist and his painting had on others.
Kingdoms Fall - The Laxenburg Message
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Series: Kingdoms Fall, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,800. Language: British English. Published: July 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
First novel in the "Kingdoms Fall" series about the fictional adventures of two young British spies who become embroiled in the major events of World War I.
Escaping The Sun
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,030. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014 by MyVoice Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A non-stop tale of escape during WWII from Singapore to England, an unscrupulous Major, a beautiful Egyptian and every sort of enemy all along the way.