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My Notorious Highlander
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Series: Highland Adventure, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,060. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Chief Torrin MacLeod vows to possess and wed the spirited lady who stole his heart the previous winter. But Lady Jessie MacKay wants naught to do with the dangerous warrior, no matter how devilishly handsome and charming he is.
Alfred the Great; Edward the King
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Series: The Ambrose Chronicles, Book 10. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,950. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
King Alfred the Great is dead, and young Prince Edward must persuade the Witan that he should be the next king. His own royal cousin, Ethelwold, rebels, and is soon leading an unholy alliance of influential noblemen and Vikings. Wearing the Viking crown of Northumbria, he invades Wessex. Can Edward keep his throne? Will Wessex finally fall to the Viking onslaught?
The Twisted Cross
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 46,660. Language: British English. Published: October 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
This is a story of a great crime committed in the name of God. A Christian crusade called by Pope Innocent III in 1199 to redeem the holy city of Jerusalem ended five years later in the siege and occupation of the Christian city of Constantinople, capital of the Byzantine Empire.
The Devil's Monk
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 97,740. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Britain in the tenth century was a dangerous place for books and wisdom, for the waves of Viking invaders had no use for scholars, destroying the libraries along with the buildings that held them and those who lived there. The Saxon King Alfred was ailing of a mystery disease that none had so far been able to cure. As he weakened, so his plans for a peaceful and united country came under increasin
The Whole Truth
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,520. Language: British English. Published: October 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A reservoir empties and a drowned village emerges, bringing painful memories for Alice Lammas. It is a harrowing tale she tells Mary, her grand-daughter, of her last summer in that village. And disaster strikes Mary too, leaving her career in ruins. Out of despair comes a reckless plan that almost costs Mary her life, but allows her to build the one relationship that will secure her future.
Days of Songs and Mirrors: A Jacobite in the '45
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,830. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Days of Songs and Mirrors: A Jacobite in the '45 tells the story of a glen where dwelt unrepentant supporters of the Stuart Kings, told through the narrative of Aerlochon, the man who leads them in the last Great Scottish Rebellion. It is a story of loyalty, comradeship and honor without compromise. “They signed the air with their valiant passing.”
Mordred’s Version
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 156,540. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
This is a racy, refreshing and revealing re-interpretation of a great fable. The victorious young Arthur was seduced by his enemy’s wife, not knowing that she was also his sister! Mordred, the son of that incestuous affair, is traditionally regarded as the villain of the piece. ‘Mordred’s Version’ puts the record straight.
Fatal Forgery
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,430. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
It is 1824, and trust in the virtual money of the day – new paper financial instruments – is so fragile that anyone forging them is sent to the scaffold. So why would one of London’s most respected bankers start forging his clients’ signatures? Sent to arrest Henry Fauntleroy, Constable Samuel Plank is determined to find out why the banker has risked his reputation - and his neck.
Every Step of The Way
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Price: $4.53 USD. Words: 118,400. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When the Killer Smog of 1952 descends over London, leaving a trail of disruption and tragedy in its wake, 16-year-old Beth's life is changed forever as she battles to keep her family together whilst fighting against the prejudices and social bigotry during the era of Teddy Boys and gang fights, coffee bars and birth of the pop chart culture.
Hidden Histories
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You set the price! 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
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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
To So Few - In the Beginning
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Series: To So Few, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,380. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013 by Saint Gaudens Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Former Marine aviator and author Cap Parlier created an intriguing story of a young Kansas boy who develops exceptional skills as a pilot and hunter. His mentor helps him join the Royal Air Force on the eve of war in Europe. Brian Drummond will prove himself during the epic Battle of Britain – the largest aerial battle in human history. This is the first book of the To So Few series.
Murgatroyd's Christmas Club
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 116,330. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013 by Fishcake Publications. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(4.00 from 1 review)
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.
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.
Ticket to Paradise
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,740. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013 by Opening Chapter. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Ticket to Paradise is Historical Fiction at its best – meticulously researched and based on the true story of the Welsh emigration to Patagonia. With a wealth of characters brought to life, populating a story that illustrates the fight against injustice and the terrible forces of nature. Ultimately it is the story of one man and his family, and their quest to find a better life for themselves.
The Kid on Slapton Beach
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 53,830. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
War is hard enough when your dad is missing in action, and even harder when you have to leave everything you know and love. Twelve-year-old Harry is one of three thousand people leaving the coast in Devon during the Second World War as US troops move into the area, planning secret D-Day rehearsals on the beach there in April 1944. But what if your most treasured possession is left behind?
Mrs Morgan’s Gift
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 163,020. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When the widow of Joe Carter's old employer leaves a very generous gift to him, his wife, Peggy and their children, little does Joe know at the time, but it is set to change his family's life forever. It leads them on a path from poverty and enables them to touch the lives of others with their good fortune. Against a backdrop of social change in Britain in the first half of the twentieth century.
The Battlefield: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The Battlefield is a record of an event that took place, in a small coal mining village, towards the end of the Second World War. The place was New Silksworth, located in the Rural District of Sunderland, County Durham, England. At that time there were perhaps hundreds of these villages in the northern region of the United Kingdom and particularly in the county of Durham.
The Truth Breaks Free
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,400. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The Truth Breaks Free was written due to James Halle's fascination with German history in the wake of World War One when sanctions introduced resulted in an austerity programme which changed the course of the twentieth century. Once again as the new millennium gathers pace social and economic gloom deepen to a level of frightening uncertainty.
The Boy Who Felt No Pain
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,220. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Following the release of his debut novel last year Kent based writer George Chittenden is back with another nautical crime thriller 'The Boy Who Felt No Pain' available in all good book shops from August 30th 2013. The young writer who manages award winning tourist attraction Canterbury Historic River Tours on the River Stour has always had a deep fascination with local history.