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Jewels of Historical Romance
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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.
Two Horizons
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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?
The Cry For Freedom, Winds of Betrayal Book One
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Series: Winds of Betrayal, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 53,840. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
New Revised Edition! A rousing family saga for the fight for America's independence. Tension against the crown is mounting. The rebellion burns strong in the hearts of two siblings, Jonathan and Hannah Corbett—Hannah finds herself thrust in the middle of a conspiracy. Jonathan is torn between duty and family. The siblings soon discover there is a high price to be paid for the cry for freedom.
Far Horizons
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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.
Three Treasures
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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.
CHILDREN OF DOLHINOV: A SMALL TOWN IN THE MIDST AND MIST OF HISTORY
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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.
Thieves Emporium
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 115,490. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.64 from 11 reviews)
A novel of technology, economics, and death in the age of the surveillance state. What price freedom when the government knows all our secrets?
Chance Encounters
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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.
Noble Satyr: A Georgian Historical Romance
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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.
Altdorf (a novel of the Forest Knights)
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Series: The Forest Knights, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 76,630. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
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.”
Dark Fires
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 136,930. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(4.56 from 9 reviews)
In the late 1400's the world is poised on entering a new age. It isn't know yet if for good or evil. Fighting against the rising protest, the Church unleashes anew the Inquisition to stamp out heresy. Justin, a youth from the street, flees with his adoptive family the persecution. This is a tale of up and down fortunes as Justin tries to solve the riddle of his origins and find contentment.
Last Tales of Mercia 1-10
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Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 72,000. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
The first Norman castle is being built in Engla-lond--whether the Anglo-Saxons want it or not. Set in the Dark Ages of Engla-lond, the "Last Tales of Mercia" are ten short stories featuring real historical figures and characters from the "Sons of Mercia" series. All ten stories form a prequel to the novel, "Edric the Wild." Though strongly connected to the series, they can be read independently.
The Stolen Valley
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Price: Free! Words: 86,010. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
In the hot, dry summer of 1889 three young people meet in the Vyrnwy valley, mid Wales, where the dam is almost complete behind which a large lake will form to supply Liverpool with water. Passions and jealousies develop. The lake fills prematurely with disastrous consequences for a young English girl and a handsome young Welshman. The story mixes history and fiction in a most compelling way.
Kissing in the Dark (Grayson Brothers)
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Series: Grayson Brothers, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,160. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A woman with a hidden past. To protect her, he must risk everything…his badge…his heart.
The White Passage
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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.
Sing Like You Know the Words
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Price: Free! Words: 141,380. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Mysterious dealings in Africa, business, politics and tangled emotions are the threads that connect the characters of this novel. Set in the north of England; it tells the story of a group of friends who come together at the end of the seventies, following the different paths their lives take over three decades, as the choices they make lead to unexpected consequences. Cover by Thomas Softley
Shadows in the Night
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Price: Free! Words: 54,840. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2010 by Heather Mackay. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The violent world of smuggling is seen through the eyes of Julia, a spirited young woman who leaves the court of George III to live with her great-uncle in the country town of Winchelsea. How many people are hiding secrets? Can she risk losing her heart to the dashing Mr Hamilton who she suspects of leading a double life? In dangerous encounters she learns the truth about those she trusted.
An Accidental God: The Evolution of Religion, or How a Boy from the Dawn of Civilization Became the God of Jews, Christians, and Muslims
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Price: Free! Words: 84,160. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 by Double Triangle Press LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Atheism/Agnosticism
Through a series of accidents, a boy from the dawn of civilization became the God worshiped today by billions. Coincidental events and human misunderstanding take the place traditionally occupied by the hand of God. When Abraham sees that only one of the idols on his altar remains standing during an earthquake, he is launched on a journey that takes him to new lands and new ways of thinking.
Kings Pinnacle
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Series: The March Hare Novels, 1. Price: Free! Words: 104,030. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Alex Mackenzie was born in 1754 in the Scottish lowlands on the border between Scotland and England. Alex, his father, and his two older brothers were members of the last band of Reivers (outlaws) that operated along the border. A few years before the start of the American Revolutionary War, Alex ran afoul of the British authorities. His only alternative was to leave Scotland for America.
Huntsville: A Story of Post Civil War Texas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,590. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Huntsville, Texas, 1874: Jacob Magruder, a former Texas Ranger, receives a pardon from his prison sentence. Soon he meets a beautiful widow whose husband has just been robbed and killed by highwaymen. Magruder vows to catch the killers and recover the lady's money. And this adventure leads to romance.