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Beware of the Dragon by Evan G Andrew
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,310. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » General
When Laura Ansell arrives in Peking as a young bride in 1899 tension is already building at the British Legation with rumours of unrest among the local Chinese population. As the months pass and summer temperatures rise, the Boxer rebels lay siege to the Legation with bitter fighting. But inside the barricades Laura is also under siege from dashing Russian Prince Sergei.
The Lament of Sir Galahad by Anne Spackman
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A short story of a day on the journey of Sir Galahad during the quest for the Holy Grail. The story tells of his father Sir Lancelot and how Sir Galahad came to be in the Knights of the Round Table.
Beating for Light: The Story of Isaac Rosenberg by Geoff Akers
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 94,180. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
From his upbringing in the slums of Whitechapel, to his futile death in the killing fields of Europe, the author explores the evolution of a writer, Isaac Rosenberg, whose war poetry is now widely acknowledged as among the finest ever written.
Brunanburh by M J Porter
Series: Chronicles of the English, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,590. Language: British English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Athelstan, King of the English; Olaf Guthfrithsson, King of the Dublin Norse; Constantin, King of the Scots; Owain, King of Strathclyde, Hywel of the South Welsh; one 'great lamentable and horrible battle'. The year is 937 and Athelstan, King of the English and overlord of the British kingdoms, faces opposition to his rule, that will culminate in the great battle of Brunanburh.
Tales of the Hanged Man: The Hundred Bones by Mark Gelineau
Price: Free! Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 1 review)
Tales of the Hanged Man tells the tale of William Rhys, accused of a crime and hung by the Lord of the land. Three days later, he came back to life. Now, cloaked in his burial shroud and back from the dead, William Rhys stalks the land as the dreaded Hanged Man. The hangman's rope that took his life is now his weapon of vengeance as he hunts the wicked and evil in medieval Britain.
Bia's War by Joanna Larum
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,230. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 1 review)
Set in the North East of England during the First World War, Bia opens a little shop and attempts to make a home for herself and her baby. But a spurned lover is determined to wreak revenge and, as the war comes close to the shores of her home, Bia has to fight for her home, her business, her friends and her family.
Blood For Blood by D S Allen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,350. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In the midst of the religious and political fermentation of Cromwell’s Interregnum, Daniel Davenport, a Royalist captain imprisoned in Fisherton Anger Gaol since the battle of Worcester, must act quickly after his sister has been accused of witchcraft and murder. Manfred Hugo’s crusade against brother and sister binds together the fate of many in a tragedy of their times.
Anna's Antipova by Chris Perman
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 119,200. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Set in a very small Norfolk (England) village and the area surrounding it from the beginning to the end of the Second World War in Europe.
A Lark Ascending by John Campbell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,960. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
While trailing suspicious youths in Whitechapel, 13-year-old Malcolm stumbles upon a plot to purge Limehouse of its Chinese inhabitants. Someone dear to him is murdered and a mysterious young woman offers her help to find the killer, but the alliance complicates his life even further. When he discovers the connection between the murder and the looming crisis, will he be up to the challenge?
The Eel Man of Grimsby by John Coffey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,830. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by SDS Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Dan Noakes inherits a license granting sole rights to fish for eels in Grimsby Docks. The license was gifted to his family in King John's time, but is it a blessing or a curse? Gritty portrayal of contemporary Grimsby and its fishing industry from fisherman John Coffey.
Freedom's Pilgrim by Edward James
Price: $4.96 USD. Words: 80,680. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
There really was a 13 year old boy named Miles Philips who went away to sea in 1568 to join John Hawkins third slave trading voyage from Africa to the West Indies. The English ships were ambushed at San Juan in Mexico and although Miles escaped he was later marooned on the Mexican coast and it took him 17 years to get home.
Dark September by Brendan Gerad O'Brien
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,010. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
When Germany invades mainland Britain, Irishman Danny O’Shea must get his son, Adam, to neutral Ireland. They witness an attack on a German convoy carrying the blueprints for a new weapon, and when Danny goes to the aid of a dying woman, both the Germans and the insurgents believe she’s told Danny where the blueprints are. He's catapulted into a world of betrayal and brutal double-cross.
Almost Perfect by Isabel Mere
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 488,060. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Boxed set compilation of the heartwarming Regency/Georgian era Almost series... Love books set in the beautiful United Kingdom? Then immerse yourself in five full length Regency/Georgian era books from the heartwarming Almost Series - Almost Taken, Almost Guilty, Almost Silenced, Almost Forsaken, Almost Denied.
White Cockade by S.J. Hawley
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 80,790. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
SCOTLAND, 1745. Brothers Ewan and Hugh McCraig find themselves on opposing sides as Bonnie Prince Charlie leads the Highland clans against 'Butcher' Cumberland and his redcoats. As the fate of the kingdom hangs in the balance, the two brothers face each other at the battle of Culloden and wait for history to take its course.
The Five Stone Steps by John Orton
Price: $8.15 USD. Words: 87,930. Language: British English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
South Shields born John Orton brings to life the memoirs of a Shields bobby in the 1920s and gives an authentic picture of his home town, its character and its characters nearly a century ago.
Blue Moon for Bombers: A Story of Love, War and Spirit by Jennifer Barraclough
Series: Three Novellas, #2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,450. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A novella set in England 2007, with flashbacks to the 1940s, written by a former medical doctor. The story of a man coming to terms with his wartime trauma as he nears the end of life is interwoven with a modern-day romance. This is the second book in Jennifer Barraclough's trilogy of 'Three Novellas', available separately or as a box set.
Theodor Fontane - A Prussian in Victorian London by John Lynch
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,740. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
There are countless factual and fictional accounts of life in Victorian England, but not many by foreigners, and few as engaging and entertaining as these sketches by the German novelist Theodor Fontane, written when he lived in London for publication in German periodicals.
My Lady Ellen by Brenda Slavoff
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 211,470. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Ellen Sinclair is the daughter of a Bristol merchant, a member of a family ambitious to succeed. Brought into fashionable society at the age of fifteen, she struggles against her fate for the man she loves, but is caught between two loyalties...
Almost Denied by Isabel Mere
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,980. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(2.00 from 1 review)
Regency Romance... Buying a piece of land, or building a city, shouldn’t be this hard… No one is going to take Gianna LeBon’s land and home from her. Not any man, not for any price. Pretending to be married may not be enough to save it or her. Colonel Ross Rayne knows how to deceive an enemy but he’s never had to use those skills on a stubborn, hard-headed, beautiful woman.
Maidens in the Night by Mark Morey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,230. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
It is Whitechapel in London, November 1888. Young, attractive prostitute Mary Kelly is stalked by someone, but who? Former client Joe Flemming, the serial killer Jack the Ripper who has murdered four or five prostitutes already, or someone else? She knows any man she meets could kill her, but she has no choice other than to work the streets.