Books tagged: eighteenth century

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Bound with an Iron Chain: The Untold Story of How the British Transported 50,000 Convicts to Colonial America
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,230. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration, Nonfiction » History » American
In 1723, James Bell stole a book from a London bookstall. As punishment, he was loaded on a ship and sent to colonial America, where he was sold as an indentured servant. In telling the epic story of how thousands of British convicts like Bell were separated from families and transported to America in the 18th century, Anthony Vaver challenges the way we think about immigration to early America.
Autumn Duchess: A Georgian Historical Romance
Series: Roxton, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 138,360. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011 by Sprigleaf. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
A beautiful duchess mourns for her beloved. A sun-bronzed merchant returns to claim a birthright. Disparate souls in need of love and renewal. Paths cross and the journey begins… This highly acclaimed historical romance is widely regarded a classic and a rule breaker: A rare example of a much-loved heroine’s second chance at love in the autumn of life.
Betrayed Countess
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,970. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Forced from France by her devious guardian on the eve of the French Revolution, Countess Bettina Jonquiere must deliver an important package to further the royalist cause. In England, she discovers the package is full of blank papers, the address false and she’s penniless. Stranded in a Cornish village, Bettina toils in a bawdy tavern and falls in love with a man who may have murdered his wife
An Act of Treason
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 16,080. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Murder aboard an eighteenth-century British warship as her captain fights England’s enemies at sea and among his own crew.
Crying In The Dark
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,860. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014 by Gwyneth Jones. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Bullied and abused by her adoptive family, a holiday on the edge of Dartmoor is just another ordeal for Elinor. Then her aunt forces her to sleep in the horrible old four-poster bed, a musty prison of curtains where strange dreams await . . . Facinated and terrified, Elinor becomes trapped in a three hundred year old tragedy. and the price of escape is too horrible to contemplate.
The Missions Bloom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,600. Language: American English. Published: September 23, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Timothy Beadle and Jaime the Carpenter have taken up the torch of Father Serra's dream to create centers of learning for the natives of California to have a better way of life. Father Fermin Lausén is appointed president guardian of the missions and diligently strives to add nine more missions to the chain. All that work is threatened by revolution in Mexico by groups seeking freedom from Spain.
Book 7 - From the Depths of Time, Part Two
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 142,480. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Valentinian's crew is divided across history. The Centaurs are unstoppable, and the goal is simply to survive and try to find each other in the other time zones, while doing what they can to hinder the Centaurs, which involves going back to the sinking of the Titanic and facing the alien menace during the French Revolution.