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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.
A Missing Madonna
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 72,660. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Discern Products. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Religious
After being devastated by Idi Amin’s reign of terror, Uganda has been recovering under President Museveni. Schools and colleges founded by early missionaries once again produce pupils of promise. In spite of the AIDS epidemic, resilience, love and laughter abound. The missionary sisters of St Mary’s School on Kubiri Hill are run ragged when Ignatia, their star science pupil, is kidnapped.
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.
Nectar
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.
Land of the Lost Tribe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,230. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » General
Eldad ha-Dani, a lone traveler from the mysterious Hebrew kingdom of Simien in the heart of Africa, sets out to find his lost brethren.
Terra bruciata. Le streghe, il boia e il diavolo
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 121,840. Language: Italian. Published: December 4, 2017 by Gabriele Capelli Editore. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
1613. Tre giorni dopo aver impiccato un ladro in Valle Calanca il boia viene misteriosamente ritrovato morto. Privo del suo ministro di giustizia il Comungrande di Mesolcina cade preda di briganti, streghe e stregoni. Le autorità assoldano un nuovo carnefice per riportare l'ordine. La vicenda ruota attorno a quattro processi che si svolsero realmente tra il 1613 e il 1615.
HUMAN PREDICAMENT IN THE NOVELS OF THOMAS HARDY
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?
"My Name Is Not Saul"- Part Two of the Angelica Series
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,200. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Saul of Tarsus continues persecuting the church of Jesus. While on the road to Damascus, he finally comes face to face with the One he has been persecuting.
Escape to Freedom
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » General
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?
There Was A People
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 42,490. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
But the folk turned their ear to a different sound, that did not lift but shook them, took them down, led them to imagine the unimaginable, to conceive the inconceivable, commit the impossible. The folk banished music . . . They banished light. Hope and despair, love and promises, courage and betrayal and magic in the time of genocide.
Gifts from the Gallows
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?

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