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Inkebarrow
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
William Shakespeare takes a wrong turn going beyond the fields he knows — and in the Black Bull of Inkebarrow, he finds a turn from history to magic.
The Officer's Whistle
Price: $1.53 USD. Words: 24,720. Language: British English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Simon is in his last year at prep school and always seems to be in trouble. He finds solace in the History lessons and a homework assignment leads to his father digging out an old trunk that holds secrets of a distant relative who fought in the Great War. Looking through it, Simon traces the story of Tom Beal, who signed up to fight in 1914 and Simon finds an old whistle. What story does it hold?
SALMAN.LIFE
Price: $1.00 USD. Language: Arabic. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
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The Case of the 'Queen of Tarts', A Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,820. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A jovial manager of an acting troupe is found murdered in Stratford, then a mysterious fire at Warwick Castle is linked and Sherlock Holmes is brought into solving the seemingly unrelated incidents.True accounts, an old code revealed and dates are mixed into this fictional mystery.Solve the case before Holmes does, for the code breaker is given to the reader to use.
A Tale of Two Cities
Series: Easy English Books. Price: Free! Words: 140,230. Language: Australian English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 11 reviews)
"A Tale of Two Cities" by Charles Dickens, is part of a special reading program devised by journalist Dave McKay. The program paraphrases classic novels, primarily targeting people who are learning English as a second language. It enables older students to read classic novels despite having a very limited reading vocabulary. 1700 different English words are used in "A Tale of Two Cities".
A Pirate's Desire: Being a Tale of a Lady's Adventure at Sea
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,590. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
London 1717: Corwyn Tyler Chase, a passionate, intelligent, beautiful innocent fresh from the wilds of the West Country. Lord Henry Norfolk, the vicious rake hell who is determined to have her at any cost. Devon Black, the Earl of Kettering, a brutal pirate who will stop at nothing to get what he wants. This is a romance you'll never forget. Download the free chapters now.
1809 Ben Brown Vive Le Roi
Series: Ben Brown's Adventures, III · The History of the Brown Family, V. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 213,180. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
This is the third book in the series and here we see our Hero take part in three desperate sea battles. He still has his friends around him, but now he has acquired another friend in Henri, a Frenchman whom he rescued in book two. This friendship involves him in an adventure with the French Royalists and for a while, he is sailing under a French Royalist Captain.
1809 Ben Brown On the Beach
Series: Ben Brown's Adventures, II · The History of the Brown Family, IV. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 138,400. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
This is the tale of a cheeky young man growing into maturity, as this book progresses he is given more and more chances to take command and to prove his worth. He is mentored by his old Captain and sustained during this adventure by his men. Later in the book he is involved in a desperate fight that will make him assume the mantle of leadership.
My Rebel Highlander
Series: Highland Adventure, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,730. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When Robert "Rebbie" MacInnis, the Earl of Rebbinglen, happens upon a mysterious but unforgettable woman from his past being abducted, he must rescue her and take her to his castle deep in the Scottish Highlands. She sparks within Rebbie a desperate hunger and a need to protect her. Lady Calla lost her heart years ago to this dark eyed stranger. Will her secrets destroy their chance at happiness?
Pride of the Britons
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,680. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
As the Roman Empire crumbles in ancient Britain, feudalism is replacing the old power structure and to stand against invaders the Celtic clans need a hero, the true King Arthur.
A Sweet Blitz
Price: Free! Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(5.00 from 1 review)
'A Sweet Blitz’ is a short but sweet wartime fable. A young girl, Sarah, is given some advice from her mother: ‘never accept gifts when you do somebody a favour’, advice which Sarah subsequently ignores given the lure of chocolate. Haunted by paranoia and guilt, Sarah eventually seeks solace in the forbidden bounty that drove her mad. She is appalled by what she finds, finally learning her lesson.
Knox's Wife
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 84,380. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A historical novel set in Tudor England and Reformation Scotland, at a time of religious and civil turmoil. The story of Marjorie Bowes, an English heiress who fell in love with revolutionary Scottish preacher, John Knox, and how they led the fight for freedom in Scotland.
Dead Drop: Special Edition
Price: $1.35 USD. Words: 73,340. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
'Dead Drop' sees three adventurers embark on a perilous expedition for Queen and Country to the wreckage of a plane crash atop Mount Lambapahar, where lies in wait a technology which could determine the fate of a changing world. 'Dead Drop: Special Edition' includes a 10k word additional feature: 'Deconstructing Dead Drop: How To Write An Action Thriller'.
Dead Drop
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,350. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Set in the aftermath of the fall of the British Empire, 'Dead Drop' sees three adventurers embark on a perilous expedition for Queen and Country to the wreckage of a plane crash atop Mount Lambapahar, where lies in wait a technology which could determine the fate of a changing world.
Linden Grove
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 146,320. Language: British English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Linden Grove, 1913. An affluent suburb, where residents are respectable and respected. But behind their doors exist a clutch of dark secrets that will bring their well-ordered world crashing down. A gripping tale of moral dilemmas and intrigues unfolding amidst the social upheaval of the early twentieth century.
166
Price: Free! Words: 2,160. Language: Australian English. Published: April 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
166 is a dark, horrific short story about the 7/7 London bombings- from the perspective of thee home ground terrorist Germaine Lindsay. A deep, realistic portrayal of a man's last thoughts before murdering countless people.
The Dead Past (Puddledown Mysteries, #1)
Series: Puddledown Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 49,230. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014 by Croft House. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Puddledown, England, 1948. Hugo Wainwright has been denying his attraction to men his whole life. When he stumbles over a murdered body in the woods, the ensuing investigation throws him in with Tommy Granger, the police inspector’s prime suspect. Certain of Tommy’s innocence, Hugo vows to clear the name of the man he’s falling for, but Tommy has his own secrets; secrets with deadly consequences.
Sunken Dreams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,970. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
They thought they survived the impossible but now came the hardest part, living.
Episode 9 - Calum's Promise
Series: Clan - Season 1, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,220. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Calum races to Moy Hall to confront York's spy before the order to kill Jamie can be executed. What he discovers would shake any man's belief in truth and love. York plans to assassinate the prince and collect the bounty, and Calum and John walk right into the action again.
The Deadly Playground - 1914
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,690. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Deadly Playground is the 1st volume of a story of the prestigious Barrington family during the Great War. A tale of espionage, romance and a portrait of power & influence as the curtain rises on the first act of a Century of tumultuous conflict. Hallmarked by attention to historical detail, this novel comes with a guarantee — the reader will see the Great War in a completely new light.