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Reluctant Accomplice by Judy Woods
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,100. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Anne Turner, struggling with the gambling debts of her dead husband, is desperate to support her children. She can expect no help, much less a proposal of marriage from her aristocratic lover. Little does she suspect that becoming the companion of Frances Howard, daughter of the Earl of Suffolk, will make her the scapegoat in a poison conspiracy that racks the court of James I of England.
Hibernia Unanimis by John Piper
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 88,290. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Germany has taken steps to guarantee her loans are repaid. In an effort to ensure that Ireland keeps up her payments, a German politician sits on the Irish government in an advisory role but, in fact, he holds significant power. It is in this situation that a schizophrenic megalomaniac makes his deadly move to throw them out and take over Ireland and reunite North and South by force as a dictator.
Yoikes by James Field
Series: The Cloud Brother's Short Stories. Price: Free! Words: 9,030. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 1 review)
Alf and Bert, security, play with an experimental gadget that transports them back to the twelfth century. Frightened to tamper with history, they tread carefully–at first. Unable to withstand the challenge, they end in a tournament, fighting with knights, the threat to history forgotten…
Doorsteps & Dreams by Sian Turner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,020. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In 1958, Carys Bowen marries, given away by her 'wonderful father.' But her husband doesn't want his wife to work. Carys (now known as Carrie), is keen to move back to Wales and finally an opportunity arises. Longing to become a mother, Carrie finds that fate has other ideas. Then tragedy strikes... Can Carrie ever repair her relationship with her father? Is it time for her to stop running away?
Turning Points by Sian Turner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 99,660. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When her mother dies, 10-year-old Carys Bowen's father sends her to live with her aunt proving, in Carys' mind, that she isn't good enough. Auntie Mary suspects that Carys' dad was 'fooling around' while his wife was dying. The story follows Carys' life from 1944 to 1958, through her transition from child to young woman and her job as a nanny. Will Carys be able to put the past behind her?
Saxon Fall: The Rise of the Warlord by Griff Hosker
Series: Wolf Brethren. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,610. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
There is a new Warlord and he has to face the threat of an invasion from Northumbria. The world is changing and the loyalties of some of his allies are questioned. When treachery strikes then the men of Rheged are forced to defend their homes with their lives. The novel climaxes in the historical battle of Hatfield when the Mercians and the Welsh face the Northumbrians of King Edwin.
Arthur Archer and the Warrior Queen by Ben Molyneux
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,660. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Historic Young Adult action fiction Set in AD 41 with modern day sections, this time travel story is a great action read with brilliant historic detail. Great for adults and children, with none of the gory bits left out!
A Girl Called Foote by A. E. Walnofer
Price: Free! Words: 89,090. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Set in England in the 1800s, this is the coming-of-age story of two remarkable people leading very different lives. Misfortune requires the very clever Lydia to seek work as a maid. From the moment mischievous Sir Jonathan catches her reading books she is supposed to be dusting, he is intrigued. Thus begins a clandestine relationship that is, for both of them, amusing, confusing and enlightening.
On Borrowed Time by Victoria Chatham
Series: The Buxton Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,880. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Lord Randolph and Lady Serena Buxton’s orderly lives are upset by Pinkerton Agent Stuart Montgomery’s unexpected arrival at their estate in England. And this is no ordinary social call! Montgomery is investigating four suspicious deaths at an American aviation company, and of the two remaining partners one is the old friend of Lady Serena’s.
The Iron Masters - An Historical Novel of the Napoleonic Wars by Graham Watkins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,800. Language: British English. Published: May 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Nye Vaughn, a humble farm boy, walked to Merthyr to find his destiny, unaware that a war was coming which would engulf the known world and make bold men rich. To fight Bonaparte, Britain needed cannons, thousands of them. Vaughn built the largest foundry of them all and made his fortune but, when the world changed, the iron behemoth he constructed turned on him.
Ripper's Ring by Steven R. Southard
Series: What Man Hath Wrought. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,680. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The ancient Ring of Gyges grants the power of invisibility to Jack the Ripper. A Scotland Yard detective tracks a killer who can’t be seen.
Mary Norton: Soldier Girl by D. Lawrence- Young
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,640. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015 by RavenswoodPublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Mary Norton is a 17th century young woman who runs away from home in Bristol to escape from her violent and abusive father.
Of War and Women by D. Allen Henry
Series: Sutherland Saga, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,400. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Sutherland Saga Part 2. When Lady Margaret Sutherland holds a farewell party on the eve of the Battle of Britain, deceitful events of that night will echo throughout World War II, thereby leading to heinous crimes that will change the lives of those present forever. In the end, not only will the Earldom of Winston be affected, but the course of the entire war will be irrevocably altered.
Letters To The Dead by B T Coll
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,430. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
When a young soldier enlists in the army to fight for his country in 1915, he leaves behind his pregnant wife and their hopes and dreams of a better future. Life is tough in the trenches and his letters home describe the horrors of living and fighting on the frontline. When tragedy strikes, it is decided that the news must be kept secret from him until his return. How will it end?
Those Who Fought for Us by D. Allen Henry
Series: Sutherland Saga, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,780. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Sutherland Saga Part 1. When Robert Sutherland and his friend Alastair Stewart meet fellow students Elizabeth Turnberry and Margaret MacCreedy in a pub in Edinburgh in the fall of 1913, relationships develop and dreams unfold. But the outbreak of war in the summer of 1914 will lead to deception, incarceration and murder. Is there hope at all for those who fought for us?
The Latter Day Church of Tiny Tim by Robert Bloom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,160. Language: British English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Tiny Tim is a delicate look at the human and religious experience. It's themes are love, adventure, spirituality, the mystery of life and our part in it. Most of all it is about Tiny Tim, and his saying of old, "God bless us, every one!"
Wood, Talc and Mr. J by Chris Rose
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 79,140. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
1978. The North. Phillip sees life in a simplistic if passionate way. When not doing his ‘thing’ in Wigan’s Casino Club – voted ‘The Greatest Disco in the World’ by Time Magazine – he longs for the weekend, or a greater, permanent escape from the daily grind of factory life in an industrial town. Dancehall adventures via train rides to Heaven, set against the birth of Scargill-Thatcher feuding.
Nothing Left Sacred by Daniel Diehl
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 198,770. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015 by RavenswoodPublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Nothing Left Sacred takes the reader on a twisting, panic-filled journey through the secretive corridors of power surrounding Henry VIII and the glittering Tudor court. This taught political thriller carries us from the grandeur of the royal palaces to the seldom-glimpsed resistance network that rose in opposition to Henry's radical religious reforms which would create the Church of England.
Soliciting from Home by Melanie Russell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,020. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2015 by M L Eaton. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A young lawyer. 1970s England. Packed with authentic and endearing characters, unexpected romance and good old fashioned country town drama, Soliciting from Home is an amusing, occasionally sad, but always warm-hearted fictionalised account of a young woman setting up a legal practice in a small community in 1970s England