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A Scandalous Destiny
Series: Scandalous, Book 10. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,320. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
​Major Gabriel Prideaux returns to England to find his claim to the earldom as tenuous as ever, his brother in a lunatic asylum, and his oldest friend guarding the streets at night as the Covent Guard. At every turn, there is another catastrophe just waiting for Gabe, but being home after many years away, his thoughts keep returning to the one girl he’s always loved.
Series: The Children of Snotingas. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,390. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Step back in time to the age of King Penda, when the kingdom of Mercia was born. Justice is demanded and blood must be met with blood. The war band of Snotingham rides north. With matters of the heart, burning rage, blinding pride and fragile allegiances governing the fates of all there has never been a more dangerous time to be counted as one of the Children of Snotingas.
Kyla's Fate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,650. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: November 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mashups, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In 450 AD there was no United Kingdom, the Romans had left Britannia a generation before and the land was ruled by dozens of waring pagan kingdoms. This left the way open for different invaders from across the sea. Saxons arrived and violently overran Glouvia Kingdom in the southwest where nurse Kyla O'Knife was helping survivors of a recent plague, wounded warriors and civilians in distress.
The Reluctant Rapparee
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 84,070. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2017 by Excalibur Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Fantasy » General
1743, County Downe Ireland. When a band of feckless outlaws are chased into a haunted wood, their troubles have only begun! Murder, mayhem, horror and downright hilarity ensue as the boys struggle through an extraordinary landscape, where the physical world overlaps with the realm of spirits. Hold on to your tricorner hat, the 18th century is about to get messy!
Call to Arms: Modern LGBTQ+ fiction of the Second World War
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 97,710. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2017 by Manifold Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Seventeen stories, thirteen authors, a second war. Once again Manifold Press's writers explore the lives of LGBTQ+ people and their war-time experience in cities, towns and countryside across the world. Amidst war and peace, in the thick of violence or in an unexpected lull, these stories of the Second World War take the reader far and wide, from loss and parting to love and homecoming.
Calon Lan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,360. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2017 by Manifold Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Bethan Harrhy, farmer's wife, does her best to keep her family happy as prices rise and the weather worsens. Nye, her husband, is angry and worried. Alwyn, her brother, is injured and shaken by his experiences in the trenches. Her baby is teething. Then Alwyn's best friend, Joe, comes to stay - and Bethan is forced to confront ideas she had never even guessed at and makes a terrible mistake.
Wynter's Way
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,580. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2017 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
In the 19th century, a twenty-two year old, unmarried woman was on the shelf—already an old maid, destined to live on the charity of a family member. For Jane Heath, this is not an option. Disappointed in love and determined to make a life for herself, she takes a job at Wynters Way, the remains of a burned manor house deep in the country near the little town of Yearsley.
Wednesday's Child
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,990. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2017 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
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In 1816, Mrs Bettismore lies on her deathbed. Her twenty-year old granddaughter, Amelia is distraught by the imminent loss of her only relative, who has raised her in an atmosphere of seclusion and unyielding discipline.
Brewer’s Revenge
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 98,940. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Admiral Horatio Hornblower has given Commander William Brewer captaincy of the captured pirate sloop El Dorado. Now under sail as the HMS Revenge, its new name suits Brewer’s frame of mind perfectly. He lost many of his best men in the engagement that seized the ship, and his new orders are to hunt down the pirates who have been ravaging the trade routes of the Caribbean sea.
If Britain Had Fallen
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 67,420. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A dark London night, 1940. Thirteen-year-old Tom sleeps, uninterrupted. Why is it so quiet? Is the Blitz over? Morning. The wireless brings news of the unthinkable.
Una's Marriage
Price: Free! Words: 44,820. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2017 by White Tree Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Una Latreille inherits the St Pensart’s estate which has been in the family since the Norman Conquest. Unfortunately the estate is now bankrupt, and although still in mourning, Una’s only hope of living in the style to which she has been accustomed is to marry a wealthy man, and quickly. But can she possibly marry far beneath her class to the only man, a mill owner, who is interested?
Mistletoe Everywhere
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,570. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Charles sees mistletoe that no one else sees over the despised Penelope, who jilted him. Penelope wants nothing to do with the faithless Charles, who cried off after he proposed. But he often looks at her, or rather, at something on the empty ceiling over her. Folklore names mistletoe the plant of peace. Can their lingering hurt allow them to heed the mistletoe’s message? A Regency romance.
Wickwythe Hall
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,910. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
May 1940. Hitler invades France, a move that threatens all of Europe, and three lives intersect at Wickwythe Hall—a beautiful French refugee, a take-charge American heiress, and a charming champagne vendeur with ties to Roosevelt and Churchill, who isn’t what he seems. There, secrets and unexpected liaisons unfold, until a shocking tragedy in a far off Algerian port binds them forever…
The Ironmaster
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,770. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2017 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Newcastle, 1908. Turning down a proposal of marriage from her older employer is perhaps the first mistake in Ellie Martin’s young life. Leaving the professor and running back to a family in trouble is the second.
The Fort Providence Watch
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,170. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2017 by Rogue Phoenix Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
After Doctor Paul Barnet receives an injury which removes his surgical abilities, he seeks vengeance for his lost skills through an alter ego, Jack the Ripper.
The Brotherhood of the Black Flag
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,970. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Michael McNamara, a disgraced former naval officer, joins forces with a pirate turned pirate hunter on a high-seas quest for redemption. McNamara's travels pit him against treacherous seas, bloodthirsty buccaneers, and a conspiracy that threatens thousands of lives.
The False Men
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,620. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017 by ThunderPoint Publishing Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
As the uncompromising brutality of the Clearances reaches the islands, and Jess MacKay sees her friends ripped from their homes, she must decide where her heart, and her loyalties, truly lie. Set against the evocative backdrop of the Hebrides and inspired by the true story of Jessie Balranald, The False Men is a compelling tale of love in a turbulent past.
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: Dutch. Published: September 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Christine's opa ligt op sterven en ze mag nog eenmaal aan zijn bed komen voor een laatste afscheid. Dan vertelt hij haar een groot geheim over zijn jeugd. De trieste familiegeschiedenis van haar opa blijkt verweven te zijn met een verdwijning die de wereld al meer dan tachtig jaar in zijn greep houdt.
Dark Times
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,130. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2017 by ThunderPoint Publishing Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Dark Times is the second part of Ethyl Smith’s sweeping Times series that follows the lives of ordinary people in extraordinary times.
Morant Bay: Based on the Jamaican Rebellion
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,960. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Andrew Campbell has choices to make in troubled Morant Bay, Jamaica in 1865, where ex-slaves are seeking to end hunger and poverty. Morant Bay is a powder keg waiting to explode, as an uprising against the Crown simmers. The opportunity the burning town provides for his political career is too much to ignore. His best friend is now his worst enemy, the women in his life another challenge.