Books tagged: historical suspense

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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.
Prophet, Priest and King: A Novel of King Solomon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,880. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
It's not easy to write a Biblical story and still make it seem relevant to the present times but clearly John Howard Reid knows his subject matter well. This fully-engaging novel presents an aged and not-so-wise King Solomon who is forced to make certain choices. He has to pit his wits against the temple priests when an unknown killer is on the prowl, and the common people are close to rebellion.
Black Purse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,010. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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As one woman's story of overcoming unfolds, so do the pages of the Underground Railroad. North Carolina's Lumbee Indian heritage is explored and finally examined when a written document is handed to the rightful heir. But not before Exilee Sheffield learns through real life experiences that fate sometimes rides a hot horse.
Charted Waters: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A Napoleonic-era British captain tries to escape the implacable black barrier that’s caged his ship in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean.
Benny and the Bank Robber 3: The Oregon Sentinel
Series: Benny and the Bank Robber, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,410. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Ben Carlisle's longtime dream has been to travel west with his family. When he is offered a newspaper job in Detroit, he is forced to question whether moving west is really God's will for him. Can he leave behind his grandfather, the girl he thought he loved, and an opportunity few writers could even dream about? Can he risk the life of one of his best friends, or face an old enemy head-on?
Rogue's Destiny
Series: Regency Warriors, Book 3. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 94,680. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
After suffering a broken heart and barely escaping the hangman, Jack Harding escapes his past by becoming the head of a private army and spending his leisure moments as a Devil's Disciple, a club of devoted rakes. But beneath the cold steel lurks a knight errant. And when Jack is given an opportunity to save the life of an independent young heiress from Canada, his goose is cooked.
The Betrothal
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 121,490. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
IN A WORLD FILLED WITH DANGER, ONE SECRET WILL CHANGE EVERYTHING! Two lovers bound by love. A dreadful overlord who will shatter lives to possess the woman he desires. And the dark secrets that one woman will risk everything to keep buried.
Lady Farquhar's Butterfly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,180. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Falsely accused of infidelity, Lady Olivia's charade to reclaim her young son leads to love with the boy's guardian. But how can Olivia accept Max's marriage proposal when her secrets go far deeper than just her false identity? Unless Max discovers the truth in time, Olivia will become what Lucien willed from the grave: a dead woman.
A Prisoner Has Need (The Eternal Dungeon: Transformation #3)
Series: The Eternal Dungeon, 2.3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,020. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Reeling from a personal tragedy, Weldon Chapman is assigned what appears to be a clear-cut case of extracting a confession from a young man who has committed murder in front of dozens of witnesses. But as Weldon penetrates the mystery surrounding his prisoner, he will come to realize that he cannot keep his distance from the agony of this tragedy, nor from the agony that lies within himself.
The Wolves of Ambition, a Novel of the Late Roman Empire
Series: The Embers of Empire, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 113,550. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015 by Eyes and Ears. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Agent Numidianus must spy on a rising Franco-Roman hero rescuing Roman Gaul from Alemannic raiders. General Silvanus once betrayed Marcus’ father but later saved Marcus himself from execution. Is Silvanus now the man to save the Roman Empire of the West—or destroy it? Should Marcus warn him of treachery in Emperor Constantius II’s court or let the Fates exact revenge on his behalf?