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Noble Satyr: A Georgian Historical Romance
Series: Roxton, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 124,880. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2010 by Sprigleaf. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
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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
Series: Roxton, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 107,040. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2010 by Sprigleaf. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
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Two noble teenagers are married against their will. Drugged, Deb has no recollection of events. Disgraced, Julian is banished to the Continent. Years later, Deb falls in love with a wounded duelist, only to discover it is her husband returned incognito! Can Deb forgive his calculated deception? Will their marriage survive beyond seduction? Standalone book set in 1769 and inspired by real events.
Deadly Engagement: A Georgian Historical Mystery
Series: Alec Halsey Mystery, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,680. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2010 by Sprigleaf. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
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Spring 1763. Career diplomat Alec Halsey is embroiled in country house murder and mayhem. He must also confront past demons in his love life and a cruel twist of fate reveals why his brother will go to any lengths to ruin him. Along with Lucinda Brant's trademark wit and high drama there are deeper subplots and even quirkier characters to have you shuddering and laughing in equal measure!
Game of the Century
Price: Free! Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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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
Price: Free! Words: 15,340. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
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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
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,220. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: 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
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 125,280. Language: Italian. Published: May 26, 2013 by Sprigleaf. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
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
Series: Roxton, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 152,650. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014 by Sprigleaf. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
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.
Murder at the Johnson House
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,420. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Lives intertwine in a snarled web of deceit, seduction, greed and murder. On a sweltering night in 1895, Pinkerton Detective Earl Buchanan witnesses Orville Devey murder his friend George Hutchinson. Buchanan vows to Devey dead or alive. He tracks Devey to Chicago, where Orville Devey, Sam Telfer and Thomas Trimble align themselves in illegal white slave trade.
Mount of Hope: A Victorian Tale of Young Love
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,310. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A fête champêtre hosted by Colonel and Mrs. Dermont is not a garden party to be missed—especially when their son and heir, Alfred Dermont, is the pride of the Mount. Swept away by the dazzling Miss Amelia Thorwold, niece to a viscount and the darling of Almack's, Alfred is led in joyful ignorance to the altar. Unable to dissuade him, the sisterly Julia Drummond is willing to sacrifice everything.