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Crissy's Family
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 200,630. Language: British English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The Powers That Be can beat anything except one determined woman. When both parents die in the same week in 1890, their family of five is split up and sent to various institutions. But Crissy, the second eldest, is determined to get them all back under one roof again despite the implacable opposition of her grandmother, who had disinherited her daughter, Crissy's mother, many years earlier.
All Desires Known
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 167,990. Language: British English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Be careful what you wish for ... someone may give it you! Lucy and Michael Raven are in deep trouble. The cost of being the most talked-about couple in Dublin in 1904 is high. But their troubles really begin when a wily old moneylender suggests a most bizarre solution to all their woes.
A Woman Scorned
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 176,680. Language: British English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
"The past may be another country but many still live there." In 1886, five years after the tragedy that ruined her 15th birthday, Judith Carty returns to Castle Moore and resumes her flirtation with its heir, young Rick Bellingham. But Rick's best friend, Fergal, has reasons to see their love thwarted. So does Fergal's sister, Sally, who wants Rick for herself.
A Woman Possessed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 168,320. Language: British English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Beware the return of ex-lovers. “Dormant” is not the same as “dead.” They all thought Laura had got over her childhood love for ne'er-do-well Maurice Pettifer when she married solid, dependable Giles Curnow. They all thought Maurice died in South Africa, too – until, one evening in 1902, he turns up again, rich, unmarried, and determined to buy the neighbouring property to the Curnows.
The Capture and Murder of Der Reichsfuhrer SS Heinrich Himmler
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Nazi Germany formally surrendered on May 9th 1945. Post war one major participant was missing and that was the monster Heinrich Himmler...killer of an estimated 8 to 9 million innocent European citizens. He and nearly a dozen of his gang went missing for almost two weeks after the end of the war.
The Cold Light of Dawn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A short story: In 1916, the war on the Western Front was locked in stalemate. Sometimes, surrounded by horror and tragedy men cracked. When 18-year-old 2nd Lieutenant Andrew Starkey was commissioned into the infantry, he crossed the Channel and joined his new battalion in Belgium. The realities of war, and cruel circumstance led him to a nightmare scenario, where no British officer wanted to go.
Gilded Wagons
Price: $5.25 USD. Words: 83,650. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013 by Gingernut Books Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
The year is 1790. Tired of pushing a large wooden barrow containing his possessions, the Romani Gypsy Culvato Ardry daydreams that one day he will have enough money to own a horse-drawn vardo (a Gypsy caravan). Set in Eastwood, Nottinghamshire. England.
A Soldier’s Story-Family, Love & War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,620. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A family separates when The Great War begins in 1914. Robert Gee finds himself trapped in Canada while his wife Alice and seven children remain stranded in England. It is far too dangerous for his family to cross the Atlantic to join him in Canada where he is beginning to establish a better life for them. Robert Gee (Bob) must find another way to re-unite with his family.
School For Jamie
Series: Jamie. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,690. Language: British English. Published: November 20, 2013 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Jamie is excited to be going to boarding school. However there is the worry that he won’t be home to protect Alice from the nanny who he thinks might harm her. He finds it hard to make friends and the others snigger when he falls back into his old way of speaking. That summer holiday the family goes to Scarborough, taking Sarah, but the holiday is cut short. Will he ever get anything right?
A Manx Tale
Series: Lovers and Liars, Book 3. Price: $3.99 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
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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?
A Twisted Cross
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 46,650. 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: 97,760. 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.”