Books tagged: historical suspense

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Desired by a Lord (Regency Unlaced 5)
Series: Regency Unlaced. Pre-release—available July 22, 2016. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,990. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Desired by a Lord is the story of a case of mistaken identity, hidden secrets, and desire that rages out of control every time the hero and heroine are alone together. All of which threatens to throw the two of them into a maelstrom of scandal. Can two people, who seem to be such opposites, find more in common than their desire for each other, and save Emily from her blackmailer?
Lady of the Two Lands
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,180. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2016 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Romance » Historical
One minute, Hattie is in a museum, sketching Hatshepsut's gold necklace, first female Pharaoh of Egypt; and the next, she's sent back in time to ancient Egypt. Soon, Hattie learns three things: She's become Hatshepsut, the heir to the thone wants her dead, and she's falling hopelessly in love with Senemut, Hetshepsut's steward. What's an obscure artist from Chicago to do as Egypt's crowned ruler?
Pursued by the Viscount (Regency Unlaced 4)
Series: Regency Unlaced. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,050. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Lady Rachel Shaw thought she had suffered enough unhappiness, but now it seems she has to deal with a cruel blackmailer. Left with no other choice, she seeks the help of Lucien Brooke, Viscount Brooketon. A man who does not have a good opinion of her. Lucien recognizes within minutes of speaking with Rachel that he has misjudged her. He also realizes he desires her. In his arms. In his bed.
Shadow Reads: Another Collection of Strange Little Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,100. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
A random collection of cozy mysteries and suspense, many with a quirky dark theme you might find wandering into the Twilight Zone without a clue or a compass. Tales include a shady past, a mysterious disappearance, memories of love lost and people doing bad—and thinking they got away with it. Add a few ghosts and maybe some earthbound angels, plus some updates on American folklore.
Watch Your Back
Price: Free! Words: 90,830. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Suspense, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This is the story of Tallis, a young Decanus serving in the army of Herod Antipas. He dreams of becoming a Centurion, following in the footsteps of his late father. Tallis and his men protect the village of Hammath, located on the western shore of Lake Tiberias, two miles south of the city named for the Roman Empire. When Zealots attack the town, Tallis and his men are called into action.
The Glass Coffin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,210. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2016 by Blue Tulip Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Gertrude "Trudy" Dodsworth wants nothing more than to be with the love of her life, William Haddington, Earl of Waverly. Her father, the evil "sin collector" Frederick Dodsworth, forbids the union and sends Trudy and her mother far away to a town called Everdale. While there, Trudy catches the eye of the roguishly handsome and very controlling, Lawson Stockwell--also an earl.
Taken by the Earl (Regency Unlaced 3)
Series: Regency Unlaced. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,940. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Mrs Felicity Randall's changes her plans for a quiet summer after she overhears a conversation plotting the murder of the new Earl of Winterbourne. Procuring an invitation to attend the house party of the notorious Lady Eccles, where the murder is to take place, is not a problem. Persuading Sin Montgomery to believe Fliss is another matter entirely, when he is only interested in bedding her!
The Wolves of Ambition, a Novel of the Late Roman Empire
Series: The Embers of Empire, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 113,510. 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?
The Betrothal
Price: $4.99 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.
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.