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Dolly Don't Cry - The Tale of a Lincolnshire Lass
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,570. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Set in a Lincolnshire village during and just after World War One, this book follows a group of teenagers as they set out on life’s adventures and leave their sheltered childhood behind, to find their way in a new and changing world.
Peter Philips at the Archdukes' Court: Church Music in the Spanish Netherlands
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,620. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
his is the first published study of the church music of Peter Philips, who in his day was regarded as one of the greatest masters of music in Europe. Philips wrote against a background of the strife between Catholics and Protestants
On Five Dollars a Day
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,970. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In the summer of 1965, Will MacIntosh, a naive but highly inquisitive twenty-two-year-old from Canada, embarks on a life-changing excursion through Europe. Arriving there, he finds the trauma of the Second World War still fresh on every street and in every person's mind.
Sunrise Over Belet
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,690. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A somewhat introspective, possibly even a personal account, awaits the reader in James Shapiro’s Sunrise over Belet and one wonders if the author, who shares his name with the principal character in the book, are one and the same, and that James Shapiro is perhaps writing from the heart.
Saving Sydney
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,720. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
High stakes, indeed! Dr Peter St Claire, academic and expert in time-slip phenomenon, had no idea of the dire consequences when he allowed his idealistic postgraduate student,
The Magpie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,550. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
It is December 1913 and Detective Constable Frank Bolam has a murder to solve. The victim is found drowned in the River Wear with a vicious knife wound to his lower back. There are no witnesses and no clues.
The Diaries Of A Gifted Edwardian Boy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,460. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Clarence Smyth is a psychically gifted little boy born in London at the dawn of the 20th Century. He has an extraordinary life meeting and influencing many famous and some infamous people of that era.
Series: The House on Glass Beach, 4.1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2017 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Nectar tells of the atrocities of the Armenian genocide through the story of one young woman’s lifetime—the family she lost, the love she found, and her determination to survive.
Falling Umbrella Hunter Night: A Novelette
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,490. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
JULY 1940. Europe has fallen. While the world trembles, the village of Ballanaul, in the west of Ireland, is preparing to defend itself against all comers. Tom Toomey, would-be poet, is armed and waiting alongside a retired policeman, three schoolboys and a mysterious blow-in. With any luck, Tom will impress Peggy; the local beauty. And if some potcheen helps him along, all the better.
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 62,400. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The criterion of happiness is not success, and success is not an absolute term."To have strength to roll a stone weighing a hundred weightto the top of the mountain is a success, and to have the strength to roll a stone of a ten hundred weight only half- way up that mount is a failure. But the latter is two or three times as strong a deed", says Hardy. Therefore, a man with many worldly failures c
IRELAND: Snapshots in Time
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,650. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
What is it about the Irish that makes them so memorable? Love them or not, they stick in your mind as larger than life characters. How have they retained their unique character and culture? The vibrancy is compelling and draws you in. Is it the language, the magic of superstition, the charm or is it the echoes of many invaders - Vikings, Anglo-Saxons, Normans, Spanish and English?
Escape to Freedom
Price: Free! Words: 8,380. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Daniel and Adina were on the run. The Nazis had invaded France and were rounding up Jews. Their only hope for escape was to get to Switzerland a neutral country. They were young, inexperienced, and Jewish. Each step was filled with uncertainty and danger. Will they escape the brutality of the Germans or will they become another figure in time?
Gifts from the Gallows
Series: Government Girl. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,610. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » General
Investigating an outlandish claim that condemned prisoners are surviving the hangman’s drop thanks to the prison doctor, detective and adventurer Blair Leigh finds herself torn between her feelings and doing the right thing in wartime London, 1916.
Jewels Beyond Price
Series: Wyvern and Star. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,520. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The year is 1471. Robert Clifford has lost the kingdom for Lancaster, and York reigns triumphant. One frail hope remains. Alice de Vere carries a child - an heir for the house of Lancaster. But there are rivals even among the vanquished, and an old enemy is growing in power. Jewels Beyond Price is the sequel to Wyvern and Star.
The Swan's Road
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 84,110. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2017 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » General
In the eleventh century, Viking king Cnute sails to Rome with his son, Harald, and his shield brothers. Thrown off course by a storm, they follow the route up the Rhine where Harald agrees to help Fresian woman, Selia. Robert, Duke of Normandy, plans to assassinate Cnute. If he succeeds, an invasion of Engla-lond will follow. Can Harald reach Rome in time to warn the King?
Gray Tide in the East: An Alternate History of the First World War (2nd Edition)
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 59,180. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2017 by Fiction4All. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Alternative history
Gray Tide in the East is the best-selling counterfactual history of the First World War, if the Germans had not invaded Belgium in 1914 and thereby brought Great Britain and, eventually, the United States into the war. The carefully researched story is told by a host of real historical figures both famous (William Jennings Bryan, Winston Churchill) and obscure (Albert Dawson).
Letters to Mary Susan: From her Outlaw Father
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,380. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
In his historical novel, LETTERS TO MARY SUSAN, Jerry Hammersmith chronicles the life and adventures of a Missouri outlaw, James Marion Howard. The novel is narrated by an aging Jim Howard as he begins to serve a sentence of fifteen years for Manslaughter. His lonely prison cell in the newly built Saskatchewan Penitentiary in Prince Albert is the impetus to repent and reconnect with his past.
Wilbur Smith - Series Reading Order - Compiled by Albie Berk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Wilbur SmithAll Novels Updated 2017 in Reading Order with Summaries and Checklist The Ballantyne Series, Courtney Family Series, The Egyptian Series, Hector Cross Series, plus all standalone novels in best series reading order Wilbur Smith Fan? Get the most pleasure out of your reading. Don’t miss a single Wilbur Smith book or story and read them all in order.
In A Hundred Years Prague Spring 1968
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,110. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2017 by Stanton Greene. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
A tale of the world in revolution in the spring of 1968. The first three chapters of an unfinished novel.
Adolf Hitler - leader of the Nazi Party
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 13,130. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » General
Adolf Hitler was a German politician who was the leader of the Nazi Party, Chancellor of Germany from 1933 to 1945 and Führer of Nazi Germany from 1934 to 1945