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Fiction » Romance » Historical
The Kissing Contest by Francis Gideon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,440. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by Less Than Three Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Homer Ruiz is an actor who is constantly cast as bad guys and men of ill-repute. As a publicity stunt, his friend arranges a kissing contest in Paris, where the most attractive men from around the world will compete for the title of best kisser in the world. It's a contest that everyone enjoys—except Homer, who is reminded again that people love the images he portrays far more than the reality...
A Gettysburg Address by C Belding
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Visiting the Gettysburg battle site, a young man discovers a pair of grave markers. Shockingly, he realizes one belongs to him, and the other to a young woman. It is the beginning of a journey that takes him back in time to the infamous battle and to the woman he was to marry. A love stolen by the wage of war, but not forsaken, as the past returns to the present and their love is reborn .
Lady of the Imperial City by Laura Kitchell
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 91,060. Language: American English. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Japan’s capital city in the year 1001 is a society in resplendent silks and dedicated to beauty. In it, as a paragon among her peers, Lady Kirei faces a life of sexual servitude unless she defies convention and honor with a less than ideal gentleman. Experience the imperial city of Kyō and its elite society through the eyes of aristocrats who fall shy of the ideal.
Broken by Bronwyn Kienapple
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,550. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
England, 1813. Lady Theodosia has stumbled into another universe. As she runs out of time, Theodosia must find the courage to try to save the its people — a power only she holds — and to convince Ahuil that the only option left to them … the one he could never accept … is worth it to save their timeless love.
My Dream Came True by Leanne Burroughs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,730. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
ALTERNATE version of The Man of My Dreams What if your future was the past? Miranda Wellborn travels to Norway to explore visions from recurring dreams. Never does she imagine touching a real Viking ship will send her one thousand years into the past. She is soon claimed by a Viking warrior, the man from her visions. But her dreams are nothing like the reality of living in a time not her own.
The Leading Lady by Deb Marlowe
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,170. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Elements from Miss Callie Grant's past are threatening to destroy England’s future. To save someone she loves, she agrees to a dangerous mission--and to masquerade as the bride of Lord Truitt Russell. Lord Truitt wants only to capture the Wicked Lord Marstoke and restore his honor. But the intimacy of playing husband to the gorgeous Callie Grant proves a temptation difficult to resist.
The Title She Wanted by Alea Rose
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 91,640. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Bliss Eddington's life is nothing like any of her peers in England. Her father's love enables her to have title, wealth and independence, or so she believes until her season begins, and the search for a suitable groom is underway. Incensed, Bliss is determined to prove that independence is better than love, but instead, begins a journey that teaches her the two aren't mutually exclusive.
The Last Princess of Meigen by Rachel A James
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,950. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015 by Prism Book Group. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Romance » Historical
It is 626AD, and the ancient Kingdom of Meigen is left vulnerable to neighboring Saxons. To unite the kingdoms and bring peace, Princess Alena must enter into a royal marital alliance. But when the handsome physician, Sherwin, befalls her, matters become complicated. Will Alena obey the king’s orders, or choose to follow her heart?
A Curse of Ash and Iron by Christine Norris
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,480. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015 by Curiosity Quills Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Romance » Historical
In 1876 Philadelphia, people play their parts, hiding behind the illusion of their lives, and never revealing their secrets. When he reunites with his childhood friend Eleanor Banneker, he is delighted. His delight turns to dismay when he discovers she has been under a spell for the past 7 years, being forced to live as a servant in her own home, and he realizes how sinister some secrets can be.
Moseh's Staff by A.W. Exley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,600. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015 by Curiosity Quills Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Romance » Historical
London is in the frozen grip of an unnatural winter and Queen Victoria wants answers. Cara and Nate know who - the Curator. But first, Cara must confront her past and her father’s history. Only in learning why her father became a disciple of the Curator can she hope to learn what the old noble seeks and why he is so fascinated by her.
Not Every Girl by Jane McGarry
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,590. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015 by Astraea Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Olivia trains with the squires and longs to be a knight under the Master-of–Arms, her father. He's indulged her passion so far, but they both know girls may not attain knighthood. Dismayed, she disguises herself as a boy and sneaks on a mission. Now at the center of a plot against the king, she finds not only her life at risk, but also her heart, when the aloof Prince Liam begins to affect her.
Haley's Song by Jennifer Bryce
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,150. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015 by vinspirepublishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Haley finds out too late that her father has bet her in a card game. Now she must marry the winner or run for her life. She finds sanctuary miles away on a ranch and in Tate's arms. But her father isn't done with her. And her betrothed will stop at nothing to find her.
The Miracles Of Friendship (Book 2 of the 'Within The Ocean Of Eternal Love' Series) by Maha Devi Li Ra La
Series: Within The Ocean Of Eternal Love. Price: $8.88 USD. Words: 90,340. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
As the epic tale of two lovers continues, they encounter on their journey to the heavens of the Olympian Gods insurmountable seeming challenges. It takes all the inner resources they can muster to overcome the evil in their way. The merman prince and his Magna Graecian princess, along with their friends, are tested to the core and only the power of friendship can remedy any dire situation.
The Empress of Hearts: A Romance of Marie Antoinette by E Barrington
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,980. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015 by Matthew Lynn. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
This is the story of the fall of Marie Antoinette – France’s most alluring Queen - and how it was triggered by a dastardly plot, the affair of the diamond necklace. Of all the jewels in the world’s history, stained with blood and shame, the most terrible is the diamond necklace that wrought a queen’s ruin and bought about the end of an era. Through its glitter there ran indeed the fires of hell.
Sunrise Ridge by Shirleen Davies
Series: Redemption Mountain. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,890. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Western(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Noah Brandt is quiet and hardworking. His biggest challenge is controlling his strong desire for a woman he believes is beyond his reach. Abigail Tolbert is tired of being under her father’s thumb while at the same time, being pushed away by the one man she desires. As Noah battles his past as well as threats to Abby, she fights for a future with the only man she will ever love.
Die Geliebte des Wikingers by Alexis Grey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,380. Language: German. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Das Gut von Harriets Vater in East Anglia wird von Wikingern überfallen. Die mutige junge Frau wehrt sich mit aller Kraft gegen eine Gefangennahme und sticht dabei dem Anführer Ansgar ins Auge, der sie kurz entschlossen mit in seine Heimat nimmt. Wird es ihm gelingen sie für sich zu erobern?
Anne Boleyn by E Barrington
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 127,430. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015 by Matthew Lynn. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A daredevil beauty stakes all and loses in the great game of kings and kingdoms… Henry the Eighth was wedded to a total of six wives. E. Barrington tells the romantic history of the most beautiful and vivid of them all - his second wife, Anne Boleyn.
Grá mo Chroí 'Love of my Heart' Love Stories from Irish Myth by Ali Isaac & Jane Dougherty
Price: Free! Words: 27,620. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Long ago on a green island surrounded by billowing mists, a people lived among the relics of a bygone age around which they created a mythology. They were a volatile people, easily moved to love or war, and motivated by a strict sense of honour; Kings and Queens, heroines and heroes, warriors and lovers. They were the Irish, and these are a few retellings of some of their beautiful stories.