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First Fiction
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,870. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
An American teen from Louisiana travels to Belfast during the tumultuous summer of 1981 and experiences love and loss for the first time. Ingrid Fallon, a student at St. Vincent's Academy in Shreveport, endures a series of heartrending incidents in Northern Ireland that will change her life forever. She will return home empowered and ready to affect positive changes at school and for her family.
Shanty Gold
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,870. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015 by Rogue Phoenix Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Heroes are those who step in when others step out…and some are our ancestors. Meet Mary Boland, a survivor of the Irish Famine.
The Book of Lismore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,610. Language: British English. Published: July 14, 2015 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
While visiting the beautiful Hebridean island of Lismore, Cas and Sam stumble upon a new chapter of the island’s past. Once again, they are confronted by the ghosts of the distant past, and ancient tragedy combines with present danger as each is faced with a fresh challenge.
Greater Love...
Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: British English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A very short story 300 words This short story celebrates the incredible courage of Private William McFadzean at the battle of the Somme in 1916.. Written for a flash fiction competition This story also appears in the book Baker's Dozen by the same author
Ken Follett's Edge of Eternity Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
This is a summary of Ken Follett’s last book in a Century Trilogy that covers 50+ years of recent history. Published in 2014, Edge of Eternity tracks the lineage of Ma Peshkov, their families, and acquaintances living in the US, Soviet Union, UK, and a divided Germany.
Kilmainham Dawn
Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: British English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
International award winning very short story West Cork Literary Festival 2008 Set in Ireland just after the Easter Rising in 1916. Grace marries her sweetheart in prison on the night he before he is due to be shot for his part in the uprising. The story of two brave people. The challenge was to write a short story in less than 300 words. "Written with quiet passion" - Fish Publishing 2008
Jasper's Lament
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,560. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
London 1664. The 2nd Anglo/Dutch war is imminent, and England prepares against the threat. After his father’s mysterious death, Jasper’s world is thrown into chaos. Coded messages, letters penned with invisible ink, and chests of gold appear from unknown sources. Dangerous symbols in unexpected places drag Jasper deeper into a conspiracy not of his making.
The Prince of Prigs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,940. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015 by Anthony Anglorus. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
Will James Hind steal your gold or your Heart? Maybe both! Set during the English Civil War, follow the adventures of James Hind and his Robin Hood-like antics as he does his part for Crown and Country.
Lament for a Siege Town
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 105,360. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Based on one of the most harrowing episodes in the history of Colchester and the English Civil Wars, this is a story of human endurance and the cruel consequences of conflict, for victor and vanquished alike. This well-researched novel vividly brings to life the terrible realities of a dramatic and devastating summer in Colchester in 1648.
Searching for Ahimsa
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,570. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Northern Ireland 1998. A ceasefire. A new dawn. The men of violence are off buying new suits to become respectable when the untimely death of an MP opens a door to power. Two very different men seize the chance to do something with their lives that is bigger than them and the women they love. These two love stories, one new, one established, are tested by uncertain times.
Mabel Crowley: Book One
Price: Free! Words: 36,250. Language: British English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Wealthy Mabel Crowley wishes to wed stable-boy Charlie Archer, but her parents forbid the match. Heartbroken and vowing that she will never love again, she flees to Bath, where she meets railroad tycoon Theodore Hartley. When World War One looms over the horizon, Mabel must choose between her impulse youthful love and hope for her future.
Roses in the Tempest; A Tale of Tudor England
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,060. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
In 16th century England, Isabella Launder little realizes the twists and turns her life is about to take as she surrenders herself to a small nunnery in order to forget her unrequited love of the courtier Thomas Giffard.
Commando
Series: Combined Operations. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,310. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
It’s 1940 and the British Expeditionary Force is caught ill prepared for the onslaught of the German Blitzkrieg and its deadly panzers. Caught in the desperate retreat to Dunkirk, Tom Harsker, son of a World War 1 ace, discovers he is a natural soldier. Escaping to England and with complete disaster narrowly averted, Tom is selected to join the newly formed Commandos.
The Rebel Returns
Series: Historical Aekhartain (Tales of the Aekhartain), Dark Rebellion 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,860. Language: British English. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The shadows are stirring, a tower will rise, and thoughts of revenge are sweet. It’s time to fear the darkness.
Swein: The Danish King
Series: Earls of Mercia. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,280. Language: British English. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Before his encounter with Ealdorman Leofwine on his fateful trip to Shetland, King Swein first had to wrestle Denmark from his father’s kingship and make his own name as a warrior of great renown. This side story to the Earls of Mercia series tells of the early years of King Swein’s reign, his first raid on England, his encounter with Ealdorman Leofwine and his quest to once and for all kill Olaf.
Shell Shocked
Series: The Buxton Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,790. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
It is the closing months of World War 1 and Lady Serena Buxton is on her own. Her home, Buxton Hall, is now a hospital. With her husband Randolph fighting at the front, the quartermaster, doctor and matron become her allies. Her household staff rally round her, all except the housekeeper who seems more and more detached. What is her problem?
Unter dem Galgen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: German. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
London, 1751: Es ist Hinrichtungstag in Tyburn. Sechs Männer und drei Frauen, sollen am Galgen von Tyburn sterben. Auch der Bandit Jack Blackstone ist gekommen, um sie hängen zu sehen. Unter den Verurteilten ist auch Jacks große Liebe Eliza, zum Tode verurteilt für ein Verbrechen, das sie nicht begangen hat. Jack hat geschworen, Eliza zu retten oder bei dem Versuch zu sterben.
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 Gisburn Witch
Series: Witches of Pendle, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,510. Language: British English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Scandalised as a young woman after being accused of seducing Tom Lister, a gentleman’s son, Jennet Preston’s life is filled with shame and hardship. When fate intervenes to reunite her with Tom, Jennet risks everything for love and happiness, but when tragedy strikes Jennet finds that she is vulnerable to accusations for which she could pay the ultimate price.
Reluctant Accomplice
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,100. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Anne Turner, struggling with the gambling debts of her dead husband, is desperate to support her children. She can expect no help, much less a proposal of marriage from her aristocratic lover. Little does she suspect that becoming the companion of Frances Howard, daughter of the Earl of Suffolk, will make her the scapegoat in a poison conspiracy that racks the court of James I of England.