Books tagged: historical thriller

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Mistaken Identity
Series: Saved By Desire Series. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 73,100. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When Marcus has to investigate the rather strange occupants of a lodging house, the last thing he expects is to fall for the landlady. It is soon evident that Jess is in danger, but if he has any hope of keeping her safe, he has to capture Sayers' gang of thieves before Jess is their next victim. With secrets and lies surrounding them, Marcus and Jess are drawn together in a race for survival.
El Vuelo del Cóndor
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,810. Language: Spanish. Published: July 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Una saga sobre una ciudad perdida en los Andes peruanos y el tesoro que allí se encuentra.Aventuras y suspenso interactúan en la novela logrando la creación de un suspenso sostenido hasta el clímax final
Dawn of Defiance: The Dark (Kingdom of Destiny Book 6)
Series: Kingdom of Destiny Episodes. Price: Free! Words: 12,080. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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Dawn of Defiance: The Dark is the first episode of the second volume of the thrilling fantasy short story series, Kingdom of Destiny. Once Ryder and Xander face the formidable gates of the emperor's city, they must risk everything to retrieve Tristan in a daring rescue. But to escape the clutches of the imperial guards, Ryder is forced to take an unlikely prisoner of his own.
Prayers for the Dying
Series: Marshall House Mystery. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,310. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Dr. Peter Ainsley knew it was only a matter of time before London claims another murder victim, but this time the body is discovered tied to a lamppost four doors down from the house Ainsley shares with his sister and their bedridden father. The day the body is discovered, a maid of their house and Ainsley’s lover, Julia Kemp, fails to return home from errands in the city.
The Burning Stakes, A Novel of the Late Roman Empire
Series: The Embers of Empire, Book 6. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 108,670. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2016 by Eyes and Ears. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Emperor Julian offers his military enemies a free hand over a show trial purging the late Constantius II's court. Agent Numidianus finds his headquarters under a new chief and his ailing intelligence chief Apodemius gone missing. With a trusted few, he protects the Magister’s most vulnerable secret ever— while defending himself against charges that will tie him to the executioner's stake.
The Bitter Stones of Intention
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,650. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In the spring of 1882, British mining engineer James September, arrives with his young son in the port of Lisbon. Falsely blamed for a mining accident in England, the engineer is exiled to an isolated silica mine in the Portuguese mountains. He finds that life in the primitive mining village is more than he bargained for, a place where repressed lust and murder have found a home.
Matthew and the Kilderkin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,810. Language: British English. Published: June 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Matthew and the Kilderkin The year 1647 finds England reeling from the turmoil of the first Civil War. It is a time when witch hunting was its bloodiest peak. While conducting an interrogation of alleged witches, Matthew Hopkins, the feared “Witchfinder General” discovers a secret so explosive it could change the fortunes of both men and the Nation. Will lies, intrigue and cold-bloodied murder p
The Deadly Caesar, a Novel of the Late Roman Empire
Series: The Embers of Empire, Book 5. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 116,530. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015 by Eyes and Ears. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Imperial agent Numidianus gets more trouble than he expects when recruiting barbarian informers. The fiery Alemanna Gunda agrees to testify before an imperial hearing pitting the bookish Caesar Julian against his resentful general. But is Gunda’s evidence backing Julian only a self-serving lie? With action and intrigue, the Embers of Empire series is delighting Cornwell, Saylor and Harris fans.
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?
Silk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,980. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015 by Books to Go Now. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
It is the time of Jack the Ripper, the widowed Queen Victoria sits on the throne of England. The whole of London is on edge wondering when or where Jack will kill next. The Palace, Parliament, and the press are demanding the police do more to find him.