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A Manx Tale
Series: Lovers and Liars, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Caroline and Cyril have recently wed and are honeymooning on the Isle of Man. Caroline soon discovers she’s fallen in love with her surroundings. But as unexplainable events unfold, she is increasingly aware sinister forces are at work.
In the Belly of the Beast
You set the price! Words: 12,550. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Thomas McAndrew is a stoker on the maiden voyage of a Royal Mail Steamer; the biggest and finest to fly the British flag. Thomas is disturbed by unspoken thoughts of foreboding and dread, a fear of something bad. A fire in one of the giant coal bunkers is hastening their passage across the icy North Atlantic and their course for a fateful meeting.
Children come by ship
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,160. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Set in and around a small country village, this is a meditation on love, religion, and what it means to be a ‘good' person in a world where lies and appearances are more important than kindness and compassion. In this consistently unfair world, we see life through the eyes of two innocent individuals.
Code Name: the painters
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,380. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
What happened to the world after World War II? Did lives go back to normal? Did the countries really make peace with each other? Code Name: The Painters takes us back to the days after peace has been declared and gives the reader an insight of what was happening in the world, and throws up many surprising facts.
Queen Elizabeth's Wizard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Dr. John Dee was Queen Elizabeth's loyal advisor and official wizard. But then she asks him to create a new and deadly kind of plague to help defeat the Spanish Armada threatening Albion's shores. Will he risk his immortal soul to serve his queen?
My Notorious Highlander
Series: Highland Adventure, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,060. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Chief Torrin MacLeod vows to possess and wed the spirited lady who stole his heart the previous winter. But Lady Jessie MacKay wants naught to do with the dangerous warrior, no matter how devilishly handsome and charming he is.
Alfred the Great; Edward the King
Series: The Ambrose Chronicles, Book 10. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,950. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
King Alfred the Great is dead, and young Prince Edward must persuade the Witan that he should be the next king. His own royal cousin, Ethelwold, rebels, and is soon leading an unholy alliance of influential noblemen and Vikings. Wearing the Viking crown of Northumbria, he invades Wessex. Can Edward keep his throne? Will Wessex finally fall to the Viking onslaught?
The Twisted Cross
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 46,660. Language: British English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
This is a story of a great crime committed in the name of God. A Christian crusade called by Pope Innocent III in 1199 to redeem the holy city of Jerusalem ended five years later in the siege and occupation of the Christian city of Constantinople, capital of the Byzantine Empire.
The Devil's Monk
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 97,740. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Britain in the tenth century was a dangerous place for books and wisdom, for the waves of Viking invaders had no use for scholars, destroying the libraries along with the buildings that held them and those who lived there. The Saxon King Alfred was ailing of a mystery disease that none had so far been able to cure. As he weakened, so his plans for a peaceful and united country came under increasin
The Whole Truth
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,520. Language: British English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
A reservoir empties and a drowned village emerges, bringing painful memories for Alice Lammas. It is a harrowing tale she tells Mary, her grand-daughter, of her last summer in that village. And disaster strikes Mary too, leaving her career in ruins. Out of despair comes a reckless plan that almost costs Mary her life, but allows her to build the one relationship that will secure her future.
Days of Songs and Mirrors: A Jacobite in the '45
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,830. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Days of Songs and Mirrors: A Jacobite in the '45 tells the story of a glen where dwelt unrepentant supporters of the Stuart Kings, told through the narrative of Aerlochon, the man who leads them in the last Great Scottish Rebellion. It is a story of loyalty, comradeship and honor without compromise. “They signed the air with their valiant passing.”
Mordred’s Version
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 156,540. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
This is a racy, refreshing and revealing re-interpretation of a great fable. The victorious young Arthur was seduced by his enemy’s wife, not knowing that she was also his sister! Mordred, the son of that incestuous affair, is traditionally regarded as the villain of the piece. ‘Mordred’s Version’ puts the record straight.
Fatal Forgery
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,430. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
It is 1824, and trust in the virtual money of the day – new paper financial instruments – is so fragile that anyone forging them is sent to the scaffold. So why would one of London’s most respected bankers start forging his clients’ signatures? Sent to arrest Henry Fauntleroy, Constable Samuel Plank is determined to find out why the banker has risked his reputation - and his neck.
Before The Fall: A Novel (An Irish Trilogy Book 2)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,070. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Follow Up To AFTER THE RISING. The second book in Orna Ross's Irish Trilogy. The intimate wars continue, in the present and past, and finally the connections come clear to Jo.
After The Rising: A Novel (An Irish Trilogy Book 1)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,320. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When Jo Devereux returns to Ireland after an absence of 20 years, the last person she expects to meet at her mother's funeral is Rory O'Donovan. The unexplained conflict between his family and hers was the one constant of Jo's childhood and caused their painful breakup. Now she's back in Mucknamore, the Irish village where they both grew up, he's urging her to stay on and she's tempted. Because o
Every Step of The Way
Price: $4.53 USD. Words: 118,400. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
When the Killer Smog of 1952 descends over London, leaving a trail of disruption and tragedy in its wake, 16-year-old Beth's life is changed forever as she battles to keep her family together whilst fighting against the prejudices and social bigotry during the era of Teddy Boys and gang fights, coffee bars and birth of the pop chart culture.
Hidden Histories
You set the price! Words: 110,550. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
“Hidden Histories” is a family saga spanning almost eighty years and set in Ireland, Scotland and England. It is about the impact of political and historic forces on ordinary lives, the interdependence of past and present, exploring how identity is transmitted from one generation to the next. It is also a story of the separation of mothers from their children and of the bonds between them.
To So Few - The Prelude
Series: To So Few, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,410. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013 by Saint Gaudens Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
This is the second of a planned dozen books in Cap Parlier’s To So Few series of historic novels. Brian Drummond becomes a fighter pilot in the RAF as World War II opens in Europe. It does not take long for him to demonstrate his skills with the best fighter airplane of its day. As with all bands of warrior brothers, the special kindred bonds forged in the heat of battle expand their lust for l
To So Few - In the Beginning
Series: To So Few, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,380. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013 by Saint Gaudens Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Former Marine aviator and author Cap Parlier created an intriguing story of a young Kansas boy who develops exceptional skills as a pilot and hunter. His mentor helps him join the Royal Air Force on the eve of war in Europe. Brian Drummond will prove himself during the epic Battle of Britain – the largest aerial battle in human history. This is the first book of the To So Few series.
Murgatroyd's Christmas Club
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,330. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013 by Fishcake Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Mill worker, Willie Arkenthwaite, suddenly, and by his own doing, becomes treasurer of the Murgatroyd's Mill Christmas club. Being rude, crude & terribly rude, how will this docile and inarticulate man accomplish this? With his friends, workmates and many comical mishaps along the way, that's how.