Fiction » Historical

Sub-categories: General | Western & American frontier | USA | Medieval | United Kingdom | Ancient | Regency | Victorian | Paranormal | Classical Greece & Rome | Colonial America | Australia & New Zealand | All sub-categories >>
Altdorf (a novel of the Forest Knights)
By
Series: The Forest Knights, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 76,630. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(5.00 from 1 review)
A wild land too mountainous to be tamed by plows… A Duke of the Holy Roman Empire, his cunning overshadowed only by his ambition… A young Priestess of the Old Religion, together with a charismatic outlaw, sparking a rebellion from deep within the forests… And an ex-Hospitaller caught between them all. “Re-imagining the William Tell legend—without William Tell.”
Her Dear and Loving Husband
By
Series: The Loving Husband Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 84,460. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.40 from 5 reviews)
Professor James Wentworth's private world is turned upside down when he meets librarian Sarah Alexander. Sarah is haunted by nightmares about the Salem Witch Trials, and she is awakened by visions of hangings and dying in jail. James must dodge accusations from a reporter desperate to prove that James is not who, or what, he seems to be. Will James make the ultimate sacrifice to protect Sarah?
Breakfast at Midnight
By
Price: Free! Words: 88,570. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
(3.00 from 1 review)
Hobart, Tasmania, 1894. From the mouldering cells of Port Arthur to the sun-dappled grounds of Wintersleigh House, Breakfast at Midnight analyses the expectations placed on young people by family members and by society as a whole. It also explores the polarised society of the mid 1890's, a time when trenchant Victorian conservatism and burgeoning feminist ideals seemed increasingly incompatible.
A Gathering of Light
By
Series: Light Gatherers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 62,970. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.86 from 7 reviews)
Union soldier Lieutenant Hixson Morris is dying on the battlefield, gut shot. But instead of dying he finds himself in the care of beautiful, mysterious Sarah Westbay who has a miraculous gift. Sarah's tragic and troubled history is turned toward a new hope and a new beginning. In saving Hixson she saves herself. Hixson learns that he can offer Sarah something that no one else can.
Touch the Sun (Rakes & Rebels, Book 3)
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 133,270. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In 1789, on the eve of the first Presidential inauguration, charismatic Lion Hampshire aspires to a seat in Congress. To improve his rakish reputation, he agrees to an arranged marriage with Virginia-bred Priscilla Wade. However, his fiancée's headstrong lady's maid, Meagan, is not who she seems to be and Lion's plans may be undone by his passion for the wrong woman...
An Ever Fixed Mark
By
You set the price! Words: 153,930. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Lizzie Watson ran away from a broken heart into a new dress size. She runs right into Ben Cottingham and finds he isn’t just the boy who pined after her friend in high school. In fact he wasn’t a boy at all, but something entirely different. A different type of human that never ages, never gets ill, and needs the blood of another human to stay that way.
Saving Grace (Safe Havens 1)
By
Series: Safe Havens, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,130. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Upon learning that her orphaned brother is living on Adam Morgan’s ranch, rape victim Grace Riley vows to find him. When she arrives in Montana, sick and exhausted, the attraction between her and the lonely widower is intense. However, they must first forgive and forget before they can love again.
Noble Satyr: A Georgian Historical Romance
By
Series: Roxton, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 122,510. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2010 by Sprigleaf. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.14 from 7 reviews)
France and England in the age of hedonism and enlightenment. A green-eyed beauty is abandoned at the court of Versailles. The predatory Comte de Salvan plots her seduction. An all-powerful adversary snatches her to safety. But is he noble savior or a satyr most despicable? -- Classic romance in the tradition of Georgette Heyer, winner of the $10,000 Woman's Day/Random House Romantic Fiction Prize.
A Perfect Madness
By
Price: Free! Words: 111,330. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012 by Brandylane Publishers. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.67 from 9 reviews)
It is the autumn of 1938 when Julia Kaufmann meets Erich Schmidt while studying medicine at the German University in Prague. With Hitler’s army soon to invade the city and the terror of World War II looming, it is the worst of times for a Jew and a German to fall in love.
Low Angles
By
Series: Stoney Winston Hollywood Mysteries, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 51,250. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
Against his better judgment, Hollywood foot soldier Stoney Winston arrives at a flea-bitten desert Hamlet to help Diane LaMotta direct her first feature, a no-budget indie action potboiler titled Cycles from Hell. He finds the production being killed by sabotage that turns into stabbing, near-drowning, and violent death.
Two Horizons
By
Price: Free! Words: 121,550. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(5.00 from 1 review)
Great Pyramid, rival priests, romance with a harem (perhaps royal) woman, and jealous Queen prey on God-king Khufu. In parallel to Khufu’s labors, Mehi labors to absolve his family’s crime by self-sacrifice as a pyramid worker. The crime also burdens his love for An-khi, a governor’s daughter who aspires to be governor herself. Will Mehi save Khufu from his enemies, including Mehi’s own brother?
CHILDREN OF DOLHINOV: A SMALL TOWN IN THE MIDST AND MIST OF HISTORY
By
Price: Free! Words: 145,130. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
(3.00 from 1 review)
The story is told that long after he left Dolhinov and became a distinguished rabbi in America, Yakov Kaminetsky was one day sitting in a doctor’s waiting room when he spotted a Jewish boy who was obviously not religious. He grabbed a ball and began to play with the young boy. His assistant was amazed and later asked the rabbi why he had done that.
Yeshua - Personal Memoir of the Missing Years of Jesus
By
Series: Historical Fiction, Book 1. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 79,040. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2010 by Inhousepress. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
(4.95 from 19 reviews)
Satia, the son of a wealthy caravan owner meets the 12-year-old Yeshua (Jesus) as the latter flees in rebellion from his Essene teachers. The two become fast friends and stay that way for the 18 years not covered in the Bible — the years between the finding of Jesus in the Temple and the beginning of his short ministry. "One of the most enjoyable reads I have had…" (H. Walford, Vancouver)
Jewels of Historical Romance
By
Price: Free! Words: 55,260. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013 by Sprigleaf. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Have you ever longed to ask your favorite author which of her scenes she loves best? Now twelve internationally bestselling, award-winning historical romance authors, all Jewels, have selected their favorite scenes to share with you in this special volume.
Strike the Red Hammer
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 221,020. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Are our destinies set? Or is there room to negotiate? That's the question Rufus, born a serf into poverty and a life of drudgery, tries to find an answer to. With everything against him, he works with grim determination to better himself, but can he find happiness if he gets there? His story is a look at the medieval Norman world in 12th century England; the risks and rewards of a closed society
Far Horizons
By
Series: The Emigrants Trilogy, Book One. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,280. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Far Horizons is a sweeping saga of that will take you from the Highlands of Scotland to the untamed Canadian wilderness and the bustling streets of Boston. Based on actual love letters, it celebrates the strength of a promise and the enduring power of love. Written by USA Today bestselling author Kate Hewitt, and Book One of The Emigrants Trilogy.
Wicked and Wonderful
By
Price: Free! Words: 82,350. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013 by Bella Media Management. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
(5.00 from 1 review)
READER ALERT: This is a sweet regency romance. Her heart may long for more… Judith Lovington escaped a vile man years ago and found sanctuary in a traveling troupe of actors. Fending off the unwanted attentions of rakish gentlemen has become second nature to her. But when Lord Kelthorne begins his assault, never has temptation been stronger.
Three Treasures
By
Price: Free! Words: 74,820. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Young apothecary Micah Judd is caught up in the stirring events of 1643 when the Civil War comes to Dorchester and deadly adventure seeks him out. Set against the background of real events in those wild times, Three Treasures will appeal to all who enjoy a story of adventure, intrigue and love, and which brings to life the places and people of long ago and the deadly struggle which divided them.
The White Passage
By
Price: Free! Words: 166,300. Language: American English. Published: May 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sent away to recover from the horrors of putting down civilian insurrection, Kate Allen’s journey takes her far beyond the limits of the future into the distant past where her fate seems inexplicably entangled with that of the doomed 1845 Franklin Expedition.
Chance Encounters
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,840. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Chronicling the intersection of two lives, Chance and Emily's, as they meet up and separate throughout the years. Time and again they rescue each other, but can't seem to stay together as their lives are out of synch.