Books tagged: historical novels

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A Key and a Lock And Other Selected Works
Price: $2.97 USD. Words: 730. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
This is a work consisting of a series of poems that relate to the nuances of human connections within regular, day to day living experiences. They are familiar experiences that often require intricate thinking to understand. This is embodied in two of the poems that especially relate to this type of situation. A KEY AND A LOCK relates to the experience of exploring and hopefully at least partially
Medieval Underpants and Other Blunders: A Writer’s (& Editor’s) Guide to Keeping Historical Fiction Free of Common Anachronisms, Errors, & Myths [Third Edition]
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,220. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015 by Spyderwort Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » History » History of things
NEW expanded 3rd edition. A detailed guide to the factual mistakes that writers of historical fiction often make—and how to avoid them. From medieval knights smoking cigars to characters crossing streets that wouldn’t exist for another 2000 years, historical novelist Alleyn exposes and explains the often hilarious, always painful goofs that turn up most frequently in fiction set in the past.
The Iron Wire: A novel of the Adelaide to Darwin telegraph line, 1871
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,330. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014 by infinity plus. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A young telegrapher travels halfway around the world to help create one of the technological wonders of the Victorian age: the construction of a single galvanised iron wire between Adelaide and Darwin, crossing two thousand miles of wilderness. A novel of human hope and progress in a land where men die, women are widowed, and bushrangers live by the lie and the gun.
Wild Bay
Series: Port Hope Simpson Mysteries, Book 12 · Fiction History, Book 2. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 21,200. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
All is not as it seems to be!!! Wild Bay is a novel of historical fiction based on unique first-hand experience in Port Hope Simpson, Newfoundland & Labrador, Canada that offers great lessons in how you can come to terms with something that really bothers you whilst simultaneously gaining great personal satisfaction and benefits along the way.
Right To The Top
Series: Port Hope Simpson Mysteries, Book 11 · Fiction History, Book 1. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 21,090. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Right To The Top is the second of two novels of historical fiction based on unique first-hand experience in Port Hope Simpson, Labrador, Newfoundland, Canada that tells the continuing story of Richard Ap Meurig’s action adventures. Join him in his escapades as he seeks to right the wrongs of the past.
Gunny Malone
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 233,780. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
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Gunny Malone had no more chance of finding happiness than any other poor Irish girl raised on the west coast of Ireland in the early 1800s. She finds love, but tragedy soon follows and she is left to rebuild her life on the remote Blasket Islands. When famine strikes, Gunny’s world is once again tipped toward disaster. Only in the end does she find the truth that may finally set her free.
Bound by Loyalty - Victoria Chronicles Trilogy, Book 1
Series: Victoria Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 119,750. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Whitlands Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
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Nancy and Dan's friendship begins in 1900 in a Victoria BC orphanage. Tracing their lives for the next 20 years, Whittle writes with such passion and sensitivity, using actual events, facts, characters, and locations that his readers find it difficult to discern fact from fiction. Fans describe this series as awesome, entertaining, a refreshing change, and wonderfully educational for all ages.
When Justice is Served
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,530. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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Assistant District Attorney, Nicole Duval, deathly fears encountering the rapist who brutally assaulted her. Even Judge Douglas Keegan, the man she loves, cannot offset her post-traumatic stress. Their sexual relationship is terribly flawed. When she prosecutes a rape case that tests her very sanity, things couldn’t be worse—until a horrible secret relating to their paternity surfaces...
Impending Danger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,910. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Gabrielle falls in love with the future duke of Falkhurst after he rescued her from a near death experience. A nun, torn between her vows and secularism, fights a losing battle with passions drawing her and Jonathan together. Their love match is perfect until his deceit surrounding her father’s death tears them apart—then he is falsely imprisoned and she faces the worst nightmare of her life.
Prophet of Israel
You set the price! Words: 149,670. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
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Darkness threatens to consume Israel. High Priest Eli allows corruption to infect even the Tabernacle, the holiest place in the land. Hordes of Philistines ravage the countryside, led by a merciless warlord and bolstered by the might of a race of giants. As battle rages between Israel and their enemies, the key to their survival waits, ignorant of his destiny. A child. A seer. A Prophet of Israel.