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The Lion and the Loom
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,570. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Susannah Breydel, a skilled Dutch weaver, is the sole survivor of a shipwreck on the southern Irish shore. Taken in by local people, she is implicated in a murder and sheltered by English settlers before seeking a new life in the East End of London. Set during the Nine Years’ War between England and Ireland, this is a tale of loyalty and love, as well as trauma, tumult and a terrible curse.
The Wings of the Eagle (a WW2 spy story)
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Series: The Black Orchestra. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,820. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
A WW2 spy story. 1943. Kurt Muller and a young colleague parachute into southern Germany to rescue a British-Canadian agent. The war in Europe is effectively over, but the Nazis will never accept defeat. An Abwehr deserter and member of the German resistance -- the Black Orchestra -- with a price on his head, Kurt finds himself in a race to prevent the Nazis from developing the first Atomic bomb.
Op Daisy T
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,390. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
n this, the third novel from Nicholas Romano, the author sneaks us into the front room of a prominent politician. Through the eyes of Dino, Romano combines his obvious love of philosophy with the history of the 1980s to create an interesting insight into one of the most controversial handbag-wielding British Prime Ministers.
Nuestro Hombre en Argentina
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,150. Language: Spanish. Published: January 29, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Un inesperado informe conmueve al MIi6 a solo horas del desembarco argentino en Malvinas. Diana Fletcher, una postulante rechazada por el Servicio de Inteligencia que vivió su infancia en Argentina, se convertirá en la pieza clave para esta operación. Atrapada entre dos mundos, regresará al país que la vio nacer para cumplir con esta tarea y para enfrentarse con las sombras de su propio pasado
Hot Heads
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Series: Mud Lane. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 97,360. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
What do a stolen policeman's bicycle, a kidnapped pig, and a Gypsy attack have in common? The dysfunctional inhabitants of the small village of Great Biddington find out when plans for a local fete unravel, tearing apart the social fabric of its fragile community. Hot Heads is a charming 98,000-word, laugh-out-loud comedy about rural life in post-war England.
Weird Heroes, Book 1: Hairy Shanks
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 1 review)
When a worker is savagely attacked in the Thames section of the London Tunnel Authority, Charles St. Cyprian, in his role as Royal Occultist, is summoned. He, along with his apprentice Ebe Gallowglass, are no strangers to the unusual and terrifying, but find themselves tackling something neither expected. A phantom of such savage power that it absolutely in no way is or was ever human.
The Playmakers
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Price: Free! Words: 100,560. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015 by G. & E. Johnstone Pty Ltd. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
It’s the biggest lie in the English language. Four hundred years of duping the world. A tale of corruption, passion, murder - and our greatest literary works. Two remarkable men, the frenzied times they lived in and the fixated people around them. William Shakespeare. Christopher Marlowe. One is the real playwright. The other is the stooge. Which is which? ‘The Playmakers’. The novel that reveals
Stalemate
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Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 104,260. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015 by SilverWood Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In the summer of 1930, fifty-two year old Walter Bruce is told he has a terminal disease. If he continues to live the way he does he will be dead in a year...
To Ride a White Horse
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,910. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
“A sweeping historical love story that hits all the marks.” (Publishers Weekly starred review) — Ireland is struck by devastating famine in 1846. Despising the English for refusing to help, Kathleen Deacey sails for Canada to find work. Terrified by her family’s plight, she must accept help from an Englishman who stands for everything she despises—and with whom she’s reluctantly falling in love.
The Prince of Alexandria
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Price: Free! Words: 89,430. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(4.00 from 1 review)
Egypt is on the brink of civil war. It's not present day but 1882, when an American journalist and British soldier meet in Alexandria and form a lifelong friendship. The journalist finds the big story he's been searching for. The soldier, Benjamin Worthington finds love.
Better the Devil You Know
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,870. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Angel and Rio are now young adults, trying to forge their way in the world, all the while carrying on the legacy of resentment and revenge that has blighted the lives of the generations before them. Rio escapes America, moving to England and finding success, love and heartache. Angel tries to make it as a rock star, all the while battling the childhood demons that torment her.
Caledonii: Birth of a Celtic Nation. Druid & Iceni
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Price: Free! Words: 9,780. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
69AD, and the Romans have been lords of the southern part of Britain for over twenty years. Knowing their eyes are forever northward, the Brigante King Venutius decides to send two of his young sons north to safety. Sewell, a northern druid, must first locate the boys, then get them safe to his homeland in the Caledonii nation. It is a dangerous journey into hostile lands He cannot fail.
Spearhavoc & other short tales (Alternative Histories:1066)
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Price: Free! Words: 15,220. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The year 1066 is one of the most famous in World history, but the conquest of England was far from inevitable. Here, a collection of seven short stories describe a wide range of alternative endings. These are just a few of the many ways in which the outcome, which still affects us all today a millennium later, could have been dramatically different.
Will Harper, the Boy with the Heart of a Man
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,650. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
This is a story of finding love and hope in places where things like that are thin on the ground.
Christmas Ghosts - a short story
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Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
After the end of World War One Margaret is finding Christmas hard - she has to do the work of two men on the family farm. Can the arrival of a stranger lend some Christmas cheer?
Time has Past
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,090. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
There have been many books written about Jack the Ripper, both fictional and ones based on fact. This book takes on the story with an unusual twist. It involves a man who stumbles onto a portal, a gateway to the past. How does he react to such a situation, and how involved will he let himself get? Would that involvement change history and distort the timeline?
Everlasting
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,640. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
An Irish Historical Romance - Where does justice end and retribution begin? When her fiancé died trying to feed his family, Shannon Flynn vowed to punish those responsible...even if it put her in danger. Eight years after he was forced to flee his beloved Ireland, Liam Collins returns to find his family devastated and the person he holds responsible for his exile dead.
Bridie McMahon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,030. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
At the turn of the twentieth century Ireland is in the throes of depression, work is scarce and families are starving. .Michael McMahon makes the decision to come to England but his vision of a new life is ephemeral. Blighted by the squalid conditions that his family are forced to endure, it is with a heavy heart that he sends his daughter into service. What will the outcome be ...?
Hathy l'éléphant
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Series: Histoires courtes - Instants d'évasion, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: French. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
C'est un conte au parfum d'Angleterre victorienne et coloniale, et pourtant ce pourrait être une histoire à raconter dans le temps de Noël au cours de laquelle on fera des rencontres inattendues qui rappelleront des souvenirs à bon nombres d'entre nous.
Birch Hall
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,920. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014 by Intelligent Life Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A young woman swept off her feet, and swept away to a distant land...in a world on the brink of war... BIRCH HALL tells the story of a Russian-American woman in San Francisco who marries a British noble. With a rich cast of characters and meticulously researched narrative, this novel brings to life an unforgettable time in our history and provides an intimate taste of life in England during WW2.