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Avenging Steel: The Second Collection
Series: Avenging Steel. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,280. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
October 1940... German troops have been in command of Edinburgh for 6 months. James Baird, a 20 year old student at Edinburgh University, has joined the S.O.E., Britain's counter-espionage service. With his trusty girlfriend by his side, his missions get progressively perilous; lives are at stake... Avenging Steel: The Second Collection is the second 3 novellas in the series (4, 5, and 6)
Avenging Steel 6: The Long Way Home
Series: Avenging Steel. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,790. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
It is February 1942... German troops have held Britain for over a year. James Baird, is a hardened member of the S.O.E. in Edinburgh. After training in Canada, he's fought in the African desert, and whisked his dad from Palestine. But after missing his 'boat home' while in Rabat, Morocco, he's forced to do things the hard way. Avenging Steel 6 is the latest in the saga of James Baird, Secret Agent
To Be Beside.
Price: Free! Words: 19,070. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The first book in the Sylvanus Kent series. The story is set in Brighton Sussex England in 1841.
And Then Mine Enemy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,170. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
England 1642: Hardened mercenary, Adam Coulter returns to England sickened by violence, seeking only peace, but he finds England on the brink of civil war. King or Parliament? Neutrality is not an option and as the war and as family tensions collide around them, Adam and the woman he loves, Perdita Gray, are torn between old loyalties and a growing attraction that must be resisted.
Pearl
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,880. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Pearl may be a slave in 1799 Barbados, but when her mistress dies suddenly, Pearl finds herself freed, hired as a paid servant, and traveling to England, where she begins the first tentative steps of controlling her own life--and of finding her beloved long-lost brother.
Dangerous Skies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,700. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2016 by Claret. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A children's thriller, based on the author's own experiences growing up during the Blitz, shows the terrors of the Blitz and how war brings out both the best and the worst in adults and children alike. Appropriate for schools and Keystage 2.
“The story of one adventure”
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,480. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Young Maribel Thomson, running away from home, to go with her friends on the travel to Gibraltar, had no idea that will meet there the love of her life. The brave captain Vincente Salvatore after his wife's death was not looking for the new relationship. But fate decreed otherwise, tightly bound their lives with each other.
William Shakespeare’s "2 Henry VI," aka "Henry VI, Part 2": A Retelling in Prose
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,920. Language: American English. Published: December 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Classics
This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's history play "2 Henry VI," aka "Henry VI, Part 2." People who read this version first will find it much easier to understand the language of the original play.
Defended by a Highland Renegade
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,840. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A bride on the run doesn't expect a kilted outlaw to come to her rescue... When Lady Mairiana MacKerrick witnesses her fiancé, Alec Lindsay, committing a murder three days before their wedding, she decides she must run away. Darack Grant, secretly an outlaw MacGregor, is on a clandestine mission, but when he finds Mairiana hiding in the stables, he knows he must help her escape.
The Rath
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,330. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A father tells his daughter the story of the gloom she feels, the shadow cast across a century and a half by the family’s ordeal during the Great Hunger. It’s her only hope--understanding what she is grieving and learning how love saw the old ones through.
Merging Destiny
Series: Sutherland Saga, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 81,340. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Sutherland Saga Part 6. When Elspeth Moorehead’s parents are killed in the Lockerbie bombing, Elspeth vows that she will someday avenge their horrendous murder. Her promise evolves into the quest of a lifetime, carrying her across continents and cultures, in the process subjecting her to numerous perilous obstacles. Spanning a quarter of a century, her exploits will change the world.
Better You Than I: A Raised by Wolves Short Story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,710. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Raised by Wolves short story. The children of Will and Gaston teeter on the cusp of adulthood in the spring of 1685. The boys, Ulysses, Apollo, and Achilles, chafe at the restrictions and enjoy the privileges created by their parents’ unconventional choices.
Blitz PAMs
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 78,930. Language: British English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
“Blitz Pams tells with astonishing vividness and compelling verve a story from a forgotten world – a North Eastern town during the Blitz. John Orton makes this lost world real again. Through the voice of the narrator, he succeeds in recreating the life and struggles of young people in conditions where they could feel they were making a difference." John Gray
Emmy Nation: Undercover Suffragette
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,910. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Struggling to support herself as a typist in 1913 London, Emmy accepts a better-paid opportunity to serve Scotland Yard as an undercover suffragette—but at what cost?
Cart Full of Husk
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 156,000. Language: British English. Published: November 6, 2016 by WoolysWagon ePublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
NK Sondhi interviewed both Muslims and Hindus whose families experienced the Partition of India in 1947. The toll on the people of India when forced to flee to the newly formed countries created chaos which lead to the unthinkable behaviour of many people. Families were changed forever. It is not a tale you will soon forget.
The Cavalier Historian
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 166,250. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Civil war. Witchcraft. Persecution. Injustice. Can Rob right a past wrong and save his future? The Cavalier Historian is a supernatural time-slip novel in which Rob experiences the English Civil War through his haunted dreams. Over centuries the characters suffer fear, persecution and loss yet, at the very end, is it possible for them to find hope for the future?
William Shakespeare’s "1 Henry VI," aka "Henry VI, Part 1": A Retelling in Prose
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,570. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "1 Henry VI." People who read this version first will find the original much easier to read.
Big Hero of a Small Country
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,350. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » General
Irish Free State, 1931. An ambitious journalism student from University College Dublin travels to Roscommon to investigate the life of his paternal grandfather, a deceased Fenian leader nicknamed "Colonel", in hopes of writing a stellar article that will earn him notoriety. Upon arrival he discovers that the locals who remember the "Colonel" from twenty-some years ago are not too keen on talking.
Robin Hood Untold: Book One
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,380. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016 by Velluminous Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
After eight centuries of legend, Robin's finally got motive as a historical jigsaw piece falls into place. The story unfolds through the experiences of many characters including: Will Scarlock; Thomas Tuckton; Maryan of Kirklees and her friend Barbara; Alan Odell; Much Millerson; Roger de Lacy (Shire Reeve of Nottingham); and Arthur I, Duke of Brittany and nephew of RIchard Lionheart.
They Marvel at the Star
Price: Free! Words: 8,220. Language: British English. Published: October 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Thomas is a member of the Fyrd and is recruited into Harold Godwinson's army to confront Duke William II of Normandy. He is befriended by a blond-haired man called Kauko as they march to war. Thomas has no time for lords, kings or gods of any kind but Kauko seems to have a large amount of time for Thomas. What does Kauko have planned for Thomas?