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Political Chemistry: Margaret Thatcher and Dorothy Hodgkin
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Price: $3.48 USD. Words: 25,830. Language: British English. Published: June 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A fascinating set of fiction from fact conversations between two extraordinary women. Margaret Thatcher is known to all. Dorothy Hodgkin should be: she is Britain's only female scientific Nobel Prize winner, a reward for her groundbreaking work in determining the structure of penicillin and vitamin B12. Dorothy, a woman of the left, was Margaret's tutor at Oxford university where this book is set.
Heaven Must Wait
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Series: The Wades of Crawford County, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,740. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Leann Clark and Ralph Wade are in love and desire to be married, but obstacles stand in their way. Leann's father, John Clark, insists she is too young, and Ralph cannot yet make a living farming his land in post-Civil War Missouri. Leann and Ralph pledge their love to each other and vow to overcome the objections to their courtship and marriage.
The Lost Orchid
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,350. Language: British English. Published: April 3, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Flora McPhairson finds sanctuary at the home of her uncle, veteran plant collector-turned hybridiser. All is not well at the orchid houses in Warwickshire. In this hotbed of intrigue, deceit and danger, events take an even more sinister turn. Soon Flora and journalist William Carter find themselves in a fight against ruthless foes as they battle to save the reputation of the nation itself...
The Highlander's Conquest
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Series: Stolen Bride, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,880. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
BOOK TWO: The Stolen Bride Series What is a Highlander to do when he falls for the daughter of his enemy? And what is a lady to do when she cannot trust her heart? Surrender never tasted so sweet…
The Crown and the Kingdom
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 205,030. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Adultery. Politics. Deceit. True love. Cruelty. No, it's not a novel about Washington, DC in the 21st century, but about France and England in the 14th century. Come explore the exciting world of kings and princesses, popes and outlaws, and know .... that it's all true!
Sol's Song
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,760. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Berlin, 1922. World War I is over. Most of the world enjoys peace and prosperity, but Germany suffers. People dine on cats and dogs. German money is rapidly becoming worthless. Amid the problems, two boys--Solomon Freund, Jewish, and Erich Weisser, Catholic--declare themselves "brothers in blood." But as their friendship grows, so does Hitler's power over the German people.
The Cross of St. Mary's
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Lame after a Viking raid, Ulf leaves Leystoke to learn a new trade. Working for the ironsmith Hunlaf in Hemingburh, he is busy doing work for his lord's new church. When Feirgil the Irishman is hired to make the great cross for the altar, life at the forge becomes tense - and what of the master ironsmith's young daughter, the quietly self-possessed Goldrun?
A Gentleman and a Scoundrel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,330. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Jasper John Lansdowne, the Duke of Malvern is a gentleman through and through. He is well aware that Lady Louisa Munsford regards him as her staid, bookish, older brother and finds the thought of marriage to him an unexciting prospect. He is determined to teach her that underneath his polished manners and gentlemanly demeanour, he is a man like any other―with a few desires of his own…
Strategos: Born in the Borderlands (Strategos 1)
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Series: Strategos, Book 1. Price: $3.31 USD. Words: 118,610. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
When the falcon has flown, the mountain lion will charge from the east, and all Byzantium will quake. Only one man can save the empire . . . the Haga!
Five Flowers
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 107,410. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013 by Katmoran Publications. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Five Flowers is the story of five women who find themselves drawn together through several lifetimes. The challenges they face deal with love, betrayal and finding their way to personal independence.
Counts of Marienberg
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,250. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011 by E-Books Publisher. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
How does a country become a brave Nation? Adam Rolands would say that it can be through the experience of a ‘bleeding’ heart and by being ‘downtrodden and without hope’. It certainly is in the case of Poland, of which country’s sad history this is an interesting treatment.
Strata Florida-A tale of the Grail
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,190. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
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In 1538 a group of monks set out from Glastonbury Abbey to deliver into safety a holy relic. As the Abbot watches them go, little does he suspect that come November, he will be dragged on a hurdle to the top of Glastonbury tor and then hung drawn and quartered for treason. Strata Florida, a story of deceit, lust and adventure.
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 » Young adult or teen » War
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?
Thusnelda in Exile
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 65,310. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Thusnelda's story provides a record of events in the first century AD from a perspective different from the Roman historians of the time; it provides an insight into the mind of a remarkable woman who could have been the queen of an empire capable of challenging the Roman super power.
A Story of the West
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,450. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Reviewers of this book say they couldn’t put it down and that it wasn’t at all what they expected of a Western. Sure, there’s a dashing cowboy, a lovely lady, an Indian medicine man and even Texas longhorns. There’s also plenty of action. But that’s where similarities to many books about the Wild West end. This is an engaging book of historical fiction that will hold you to the end.
The Dragon of the Ishtar Gate
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 132,950. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Bessas of Zariaspa is a young officer in the Immortals regiment, sworn to protect and obey his King at all costs. The King wishes immortality and to that end tasks Bessas to find items that make an immortality potion, including the blood of a dragon and the ear of a King. The Dragon of the Ishtar Gate is a swashbuckling historical novel with larger-than-life characters, set in a detailed historica
Thistle and Flame - Her Highland Hero (Scottish Historical Romance)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,690. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013 by Francis Ashe. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
If hearts are meant to be together, nothing will keep them apart... When Gavin Macgregor first laid eyes Kenna Moore at festival in their Highland home, the boy fell in love with her flaming red hair, and her easy smile. Years later, Gavin works up the courage to give Kenna a thistle, and with one innocent gesture, steals her heart. A novel of romance in 18th century Scotland
The Boxcar Blues
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You set the price! Words: 98,380. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
THE BOXCAR BLUES is a hard hitting story about two homeless teenage boys, one white and one black, and their fight for survival during the Great Depression. Luke and Curly fight a phony murder charge, suffer lost love and overcome hatred on their grueling road to success. Their tempered steel toughness and street savvy allow them to rise from vagrants, to become owners of a prosperous airline.
The Mongol Objective, Morpheus Initiative Book 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,060. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013 by Hive Collective. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
After a mystical Egyptian artifact is stolen by a renegade member of the Morpheus Initiative, Caleb Crowe and his team of psychics must use all their abilities to prevent the release of its catastrophic power. But first, they must survive the defenses of a subterranean mausoleum belonging to the world's greatest conqueror. Genghis Khan.
The Lake War: Kinkaid with the Inland Fleet
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Series: Jonathan Kinkaid, Book 6. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,970. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
This prequel takes us back to Kinkaid's first assignment as a Continental naval officer, when he is sent up to the New York woods to advise Arnold in the building and fighting of an inland fleet of gunboats to stop the British advance.