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Fiction » Romance » Historical
Romancing Adrienne by Ruth Ann Nordin
Series: Virginia Historical Romances, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,390. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(4.86 from 7 reviews)
Adrienne Dayton flees from an arranged marriage. While heading on a train bound for New York, she falls off the train, dragging Trevor Lewis with her. They find themselves stranded in a small Virginia town. When she offers to show him what romance is by fixing him up with a local girl, he turns the tables on her. He'll be the one to show her what romance is...and get her to marry him.
Lady Danger by Glynnis Campbell
Price: Free! Words: 89,690. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval(5.00 from 2 reviews)
BOOK 1 FROM THE WARRIOR MAIDS OF RIVENLOCH TRILOGY Damsels in shining armor! Born to the blade and raised to fear no one, Deirdre of Rivenloch never shies away from a fight and never turns her back on a threat to her land or her family. But she’s never met a man like Sir Pagan Cameliard, the bold and powerful knight who crosses swords with her by day and lays siege to her heart by night.
Wronged (Book 1) by Sylvia McDaniel
Series: The Cuvier Widows, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 85,600. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Suspense(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Until the day of Jean Cuvier's death, his wives had no idea that he had promised until death do us part to more than one woman. Now, the Cuvier Widows must deal with his duplicity, while wondering who poisoned their wayward husband. Can they ever learn to trust and find love again?
Taffeta & Hotspur by Claudy Conn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,590. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical(4.43 from 7 reviews)
Hotspur wants Taffeta--how far will he go to make her his? Taffeta has a secret--will it land her in trouble?
An Unsuitable Occupation for a Lady by Jackie Walton
Price: Free! Words: 92,900. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical(3.50 from 8 reviews)
Spying isn't the thing for ladies, but Chiara Brownlee's skills make her invaluable in the fight against Napoleon. Assigned to rescue the Pope with Rafael FitzHenry, she finds that allies can be more dangerous than enemies. He wants her, just not working with him because this is an unsuitable occupation for a lady.
His Lady Peregrine by Ruth J. Hartman
Price: Free! Words: 20,830. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015 by esKape ePress, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Widow Georgiana Ollerton has finally met her match. In love and in admiration for everything avian. Percy, though odd, has a sensual quality Georgiana can’t quite explain but definitely wants to explore further. The problem is Percy has once again gotten himself into a pickle. How is he to romance his lovely Georgiana when another woman believes him to be her long-lost husband?
Rose: Book One in Suitors of Seattle by Kirsten Osbourne
Series: Suitors of Seattle, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 45,340. Language: American English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Pampered socialite Rose is used to men falling at her feet. But her match with handsome Dr. Shawn Henry leaves her feeling less than adored. Has Rose fallen in love with a man who can’t love her back?
The Earl's Desire by Alexia Praks
Series: The Rogue Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 81,600. Language: American English. Published: May 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency(5.00 from 1 review)
Merrick Hasting saves a youth name Chris, a young woman in disguised, from being beaten to death and takes her to his grand home. Suddenly, Merrick begins to feel an undercurrent of emotions toward Chris and an attraction of the sexual type so powerful, he thinks he has gone mad. The desire is entirely unnatural and against God’s rule of nature, and he must annihilate his sinful craving.
The Viscount's Christmas Temptation by Erica Ridley
Series: Dukes of War, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 20,780. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
Certain individuals might consider Lady Amelia Pembroke a managing sort of female, but truly, most people would be lost without her help. Why, the latest on-dit is that rakish Viscount Sheffield is canceling the fête of the year because he hasn't time for silly soirees. He doesn't need time—he needs her!
Brizecombe Hall by Catherine E. Chapman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,580. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency(4.57 from 7 reviews)
‘A young woman must value, above all else, her virtue.’ Ann Rhys, daughter of a minister, is employed by Charles Brindley, the widowed Master of Brizecombe Hall, as governess to his two children. Her initial feelings of apprehension regarding her employer are rapidly surpassed by other emotions that are new to Ann. "I love when true love overcomes social standing," 5-star review, Oct 2011.
Resurrected by Fran Shaff
Series: Tender Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 54,170. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Romance(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Resurrected, Book One, Tender Mysteries Series of Inspirational Historical Romance July, 1895: An investigation into a series of thefts leads Deborah Willet to an irresistible man and a shocking discovery about another love in her life. The Romance Studio says: “Ms. Shaff is a gifted writer that always delivers in her stories.”
By The Sea, Book One: Tess by Antoinette Stockenberg
Series: BY THE SEA, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 62,130. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
BY THE SEA is a four-book series that sweeps from the Gilded Age through the Roaring Twenties and then to the Great Depression, culminating a century later in Newport, RI, wealthy and alluring "City by the Sea." Book One is the tale of Tess Moran, a beautiful Irish housemaid in one of the Newport mansions who makes a dark bargain with a man of commanding wealth and falls in love in the bargain.
Candle's Christmas Chair by Jude Knight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,590. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency(5.00 from 8 reviews)
When Viscount Avery comes to see an invalid chair maker, he does not expect to find Min Bradshaw, the woman who rejected him 3 years earlier. Or did she? He wonders if there is more to the story. For 3 years, Min Bradshaw has remembered the handsome guardsman who courted her for her fortune. She didn't expect to see him in her workshop, and she certainly doesn't intend to let him fool her again.
A Husband for Miss Trent by Anne Gallagher
Price: Free! Words: 41,280. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A surprising invitation to a Society Ball spurs spinster Miss Ophelia Trent into trying one last time to find a husband. She meets the "perfect" man, but finds her heart belongs to a lowly stableman. Is there such a thing as love at first sight?
Rose in the Brier by Liz Rein
Price: Free! Words: 32,360. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012 by Free Rein Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Sterling Fairchild returned from war wounded and looking for more from life than being the second son of a duke. He finds it in the arms of midwife and aspiring physician Cecilia, the disgrace and outcast of local society.
The Serpentine Garden Path by Edeana Malcolm
Series: The Compleat Gardener, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 70,440. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In 18th C. England, Susan Kirke falls in love with the gardener on her father’s estate. Her parents dismiss John Dean. On a trip to London, Susan attends a masquerade at Vauxhall Gardens. Disguised as a boy, she escapes to find the man she loves. Dean elopes with her to Scotland, where more adventures ensue. The Serpentine Path is loosely based on the story of my ancestors.
Her Protector (Men of Valor, 3.5) by Kiru Taye
Price: Free! Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Historical(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A short story sequel to His Princess (Men of Valor, 3) When a warrior’s restraint is tested, will he do his duty to the kingdom or succumb to the lure of a maiden?
Cobweb Bride by Vera Nazarian
Series: Cobweb Bride, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 103,760. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by Norilana Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Romance » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
Many are called... She alone can save the world and become Death's bride. COBWEB BRIDE (Cobweb Bride Trilogy, Book One) is a history-flavored fantasy novel with romantic elements of the Persephone myth, about Death's ultimatum to the world.
A Game of Persuasion by Emma Locke
Series: The Naughty Girls, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 44,340. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Miss Lucy Lancester has loved her brother's best friend, Roman Alexander, for as long as she can remember, but he's hardly aware of her existence. There's just one thing she needs to do before she confirms her spinsterhood forever: spend one blissful night in Roman's arms. It will take more than a coquettish smile to turn his head. She must play a game...of persuasion.
One Scottish Lass - A Regency Time Travel Romance Novella by Lisa Shea
Price: Free! Words: 17,840. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Time travel(2.00 from 1 review)
Samhain. All Hallows' Eve. The most mystical night of the year. The time when the veil between the worlds became perilously thin. And with a full moon overhead, this awesome power reaches its climactic height. Sorcha had no time for mystical nonsense - there were enough challenges in navigating the mine-field of her mother's vicious temper and the most important event of her young life.