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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.
Blackwater
Price: Free! Words: 44,660. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
In a time when death is common, life is cheap and superstition rife, anyone can find their world torn apart by gossip and accusations. Can one lonely girl find the love and companionship she craves? Or will her heart lead her into more danger than she can imagine?
Maggie’s Milkman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,790. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
'I’m voting Tory me, I’m Maggie’s Milkman.' Meet Mal, a young, handsome milkman whose reputation as a capable lover quickly spreads around the South Wales valley where he lives. But will his lothario lifestyle survive the plans that Thatcher has for the coal mining industry or will his support for the Tories come back to haunt him?
The Icknield Way: The Story of England After the Romans Left (412 AD - 460 AD)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,500. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » General
Eivin and his family flee the Elbe and settle on English land recently vacated by the Romans (450 AD). Eivin takes to the ancient peddlers’ pathway to sell fish and salt to support the family. He is imprisoned most of his life in a lawless land. He longs to take revenge on his evil brother. He wants to make jewelry but is forced to work as a farmer and a bronzesmith. The end leaves him frustrated.
Private Gimble
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014 by MQuills Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In the horrors of the trenches of the Western Front, the daily miseries of the British soldier are compounded by the added dangers of enemy snipers. When least expected, the shrill whistle of the fatal bullet heralds one more death amongst the thousands that have already fallen. Into this war of nerves, a humble ex-poacher plies his deadly trade.
Louis Napoleon: Courting Princess Beatrice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Louis Napoleon, Emperor Napoleon III's heir, longs for Princess Beatrice, Queen Victoria’s youngest daughter. He is determined to spend time alone with her, but has to contend with his parents, watchful chaperones, and the irascible Bertie, Prince of Wales. Based on events reported in court circulars and newspaper articles from February 1872. Short story 4000 words approx.
Dangerous Divisions
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 99,530. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
This work is a novel based on fact and predicated on events which took place in and around Durban during World War II between 1939 and 1942.
I Diced With God
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 89,280. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014 by Fiction4All. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
His Majesty King Henry VIII, arguably the most powerful English king, strides onto the pages of this remarkable book. In conversation with the woman he believes to be the reincarnation of katherine of Aragon, he recounts the real events surrounding his six wives; his regrets, his triumphs and his disasters. In coruscating detail he relives the moment he fell in love...