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Noble Satyr: A Georgian Historical Romance
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Series: Roxton, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 124,860. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2010 by Sprigleaf. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
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.
Midnight Marriage: A Georgian Historical Romance
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Series: Roxton, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 104,600. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2010 by Sprigleaf. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Twelve-year-old Deborah is married off at midnight to sixteen-year-old Julian, the handsome but volatile heir to the Roxton Dukedom, who then disappears from her life. Nine years later, Julian returns incognito to consummate his marriage before Deborah can be seduced by Julian’s nemesis and half-brother. Can Deborah forgive Julian’s cruel deception? Sequel to the prizewinning NOBLE SATYR
Deadly Engagement: A Georgian Historical Mystery
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Series: Alec Halsey Mystery, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,520. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2010 by Sprigleaf. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It’s 1763. Career diplomat and amateur sleuth Alec Halsey is embroiled in country house murder and mayhem. Alec also confronts past demons in his love life and a cruel twist of fate reveals why his brother loathes him and will go to any lengths to ruin him. If you love Sebastian St. Cyr and Julian Kestrel novels then you'll love this "crimance" (a blending of crime and romance genres).
Game of the Century
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Price: Free! Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
In this re-imagining of Richard Connell's famous story "The Most Dangerous Game," a boy named Spencer Rainsford takes a trip back home from the the city to the country to visit the family. He's been gone for five years and soon realizes that his hometown is very different now. He goes on an epic journey that is both sadistic and dangerous, but soon answers the question of who is the strongest.
Shadow II
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Price: Free! Words: 15,340. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
After dealing with her former employees, the Katsuya Corporation, Shadow decides to deal with other parts of her past; her abusive father, her displaced caring mother, and younger brother she has never met. Unfortunately, her plans are interrupted by a creature whose killing spree’s pace has increased. With assistance from Archan and Century, she hopes to finally get her stolen life back.
Broken Warrior
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,220. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
When a 96-year-old Polish man, Konstanty Dzier┼╝ek, asks Joy Mawby for English lessons, little does she think that he will take her on a journey through the twentieth century. Interwoven with Konstanty’s colourful memories of pre-war Russia and Poland are his own memoirs which record his adventures during and after the war.
Il Ritorno Di Salt Hendon: Il Seguito Di La Sposa Di Salt Hendon
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 125,280. Language: Italian. Published: May 26, 2013 by Sprigleaf. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Può un fratello continuare con la sua vita di sempre sapendo che sua sorella è un’assassina? Può un nobiluomo riuscire a ottenere la vita che ha sempre desiderato quando il male è in agguato, invade tutti i suoi pensieri e infesta i suoi sogni? Che cosa servirà perché il bene trionfi sul male? La storia continua per i lettori che hanno apprezzato La sposa di Salt Hendon.
Dair Devil: A Georgian Historical Romance
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Series: Roxton, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 153,540. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014 by Sprigleaf. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Opposites attract. Appearances can deceive. A dashing and rugged façade hides the vulnerable man within. She will risk everything for love. The attraction is immediate, the consequences profound… London and Hampshire, 1777: The story of Alisdair ‘Dair’ Fitzstuart; nobleman, ex-soldier, rogue, and Aurora ‘Rory’ Talbot; spinster, pineapple fancier, granddaughter of England’s Spymaster General.