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The Officer's Whistle
Price: Free! Words: 24,720. Language: British English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Simon is in his last year at prep school and always seems to be in trouble. He finds solace in the History lessons and a homework assignment leads to his father digging out an old trunk that holds secrets of a distant relative who fought in the Great War. Looking through it, Simon traces the story of Tom Beal, who signed up to fight in 1914 and Simon finds an old whistle. What story does it hold?
A Tale of Two Cities
Price: Free! Words: 140,230. Language: Australian English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 11 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".
A Pirate's Desire: Being a Tale of a Lady's Adventure at Sea
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,590. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
London 1717: Corwyn Tyler Chase, a passionate, intelligent, beautiful innocent fresh from the wilds of the West Country. Lord Henry Norfolk, the vicious rake hell who is determined to have her at any cost. Devon Black, the Earl of Kettering, a brutal pirate who will stop at nothing to get what he wants. This is a romance you'll never forget. Download the free chapters now.
Pride of the Britons (Otherworld Book 3)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,350. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
As the Roman Empire crumbles in ancient Britain, feudalism is replacing the old power structure and to stand against invaders the Celtic clans need a hero, the true King Arthur.
Dead Drop: Special Edition
Price: $1.35 USD. Words: 73,340. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
'Dead Drop' sees three adventurers embark on a perilous expedition for Queen and Country to the wreckage of a plane crash atop Mount Lambapahar, where lies in wait a technology which could determine the fate of a changing world. 'Dead Drop: Special Edition' includes a 10k word additional feature: 'Deconstructing Dead Drop: How To Write An Action Thriller'.
Dead Drop
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,350. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Set in the aftermath of the fall of the British Empire, 'Dead Drop' sees three adventurers embark on a perilous expedition for Queen and Country to the wreckage of a plane crash atop Mount Lambapahar, where lies in wait a technology which could determine the fate of a changing world.
Sunken Dreams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,970. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
They thought they survived the impossible but now came the hardest part, living.
The Deadly Playground - 1914
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,690. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Deadly Playground is the 1st volume of a story of the prestigious Barrington family during the Great War. A tale of espionage, romance and a portrait of power & influence as the curtain rises on the first act of a Century of tumultuous conflict. Hallmarked by attention to historical detail, this novel comes with a guarantee — the reader will see the Great War in a completely new light.
And I Shall Be Healed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,910. Language: British English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
"And I Shall Be Healed" follows the experiences of a young army chaplain 1916-17, both at home in West Sussex and with the British Expeditionary Force on the Western Front. Haunted by an unhappy upbringing and a mistake for which he cannot forgive himself, he struggles to put the past behind him and support the men he has been called to serve.
Happy and Glorious (Part One)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 155,870. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(4.00 from 1 review)
Happy and Glorious is an alternate history novel set in World War Two. It is based on the premise that the aircraft carrier HMS Glorious wasn't tragically lost with heavy loss of life in June 1940 but survived and went on to take part in future battles. In this book we will see how this old and now largely forgotten aircraft carrier changed the war.
After Whorl: Donning Double Cloaks (#3 - Celtic Fervour series)
Series: Celtic Fervour, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,970. Language: British English. Published: March 24, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Pursued by Rome AD73 Northern Britannia After King Venutius’ defeat, Brennus of Garrigill – known as Bran – maintains a spy network monitoring Roman activity in Brigantia. Relative peace reigns till AD 78 when Roman Governor Agricola marches his legions to the far north. Brennus is always one step ahead of the Roman Army as he seeks the Caledon Celt who will lead all tribes in battle against Rome.
Blackwater
Price: Free! Words: 44,660. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
In a time when death is common, life is cheap and superstition rife, anyone can find their world torn apart by gossip and accusations. Can one lonely girl find the love and companionship she craves? Or will her heart lead her into more danger than she can imagine?
Maggie’s Milkman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,790. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
'I’m voting Tory me, I’m Maggie’s Milkman.' Meet Mal, a young, handsome milkman whose reputation as a capable lover quickly spreads around the South Wales valley where he lives. But will his lothario lifestyle survive the plans that Thatcher has for the coal mining industry or will his support for the Tories come back to haunt him?
The Barbers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,240. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
It is London 1663 and science flourishes in a mini-Renaissance. Celia Barber shares her father’s shop; he barbers, and she heals during a time when women are not allowed to practice medicine.
The Black Hours
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,340. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(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?
Not Without Mercy The Black Death
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 173,020. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
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 Killing Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,590. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Jonathan Edwards, an American of English father and American mother, has an English fiance. He volunteers to fight with the British in WW1. The story tells of his tragic struggle with the horrors of war, the British class system and his love for his fiance.
Irish Eyes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,860. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Michael Flynn and Kitty Monahan are ordinary everyday people getting on with their lives. They are engaged and plan to marry that year.
A Woman Alone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 142,140. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 125,220. Language: British English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: 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.