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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.
And I Shall Be Healed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,910. Language: British English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
"And I Shall Be Healed" follows the experiences of a young army chaplain 1916-17, both at home in West Sussex and with the British Expeditionary Force on the Western Front. Haunted by an unhappy upbringing and a mistake for which he cannot forgive himself, he struggles to put the past behind him and support the men he has been called to serve.
Of Dove And Falcon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,510. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The marriage of Anglican, Edward FitzStephen, to Joan Farles is arranged to gain favor with Queen Mary Tudor, and preserve the wealthy family’s manors. Love grows for Joan and Edward even when Edward’s Anglican prelate uncle is burned at stake. Can they save themselves and their families from further violence?
Of Carrion Feathers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,990. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
It is London 1662, and plots abound against the king. Oliver Prior, haunted by the death of his sister when still a child, enters the world of espionage. Beatrice Short’s goal is to go on stage, but she must work as a servant. While cleaning, she finds ciphers and invisible script. After the king’s undersecretary finds her snooping, he blackmails her into going undercover as a spy.
The Girl on the Stairs
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,890. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Mabel and her husband Harry survive the war and bring up their daughter, Alexa and adopted son Luke. As the family move around the country following job opportunities, Alexa and Luke's upbringing sees some important changes, including attending boarding school where both children fail to settle and Alexa finds herself on occasion sent to the stairs.
Pain and Passion
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,380. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Tomas Hunter is the heir to the lairdship of a minor clan, steeped in the Highlands and wildlife where he loves to hunt. Sarah Evans is from Wales. Born a cripple, she blooms into a woman as beautiful as her nature.
Happy and Glorious (Part One)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 155,870. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
(4.00 from 1 review)
Happy and Glorious is an alternate history novel set in World War Two. It is based on the premise that the aircraft carrier HMS Glorious wasn't tragically lost with heavy loss of life in June 1940 but survived and went on to take part in future battles. In this book we will see how this old and now largely forgotten aircraft carrier changed the war.
Twins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,330. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » General
London 1661. In this era the old belief that twins cannot be sired by one man still prevails, a superstition which automatically makes the mother of Edgar and Emma Torbet an adulteress. Desperate to protect her children from their violent father she flees, finally settling in London. Twenty years later, the twins themselves are caught up in a life of turmoil: Edgar embarks on an affair...
After Whorl: Donning Double Cloaks (#3 - Celtic Fervour series)
Series: Celtic Fervour, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,970. Language: British English. Published: March 24, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Pursued by Rome AD73 Northern Britannia After King Venutius’ defeat, Brennus of Garrigill – known as Bran – maintains a spy network monitoring Roman activity in Brigantia. Relative peace reigns till AD 78 when Roman Governor Agricola marches his legions to the far north. Brennus is always one step ahead of the Roman Army as he seeks the Caledon Celt who will lead all tribes in battle against Rome.
Bailey's Revenge
Series: Irish Twist of Fate, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,110. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Mountain Springs House. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Torn between her love for the English noble and her family loyalty, Kathleen must chose to honor one or the other in order to stop Bailey before he destroys everything.
A Hint of Heather
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,390. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014 by Teresa Medeiros. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
After Jessalyn MacInnes finds herself the new “laird” of Clan MacInnes, her well-meaning clansmen decide to go a-raiding to find her a bridegroom. When they toss their captive at Jessalyn’s feet, the last thing she expects to find is a strapping young Englishman with thick dark hair, green eyes snapping with fury, and the face of a fallen angel.
Arthur Rhyfelfawr
Price: Free! Words: 16,260. Language: American English. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
King Arthur prequel! Excerpt from priest's court log, Aberffraw: "I am Arthur, son of King Uthr of the Pecsa. I pledge my loyalty in all things until such time as I am able to return to my homeland and avenge my father." The boy is scrawny but forthright. I would wager he would have made an excellent holy man, and he will make for a terrifying king if he ever carves out a kingdom.