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Beware of the Dragon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,310. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When Laura Ansell arrives in Peking as a young bride in 1899 tension is already building at the British Legation with rumours of unrest among the local Chinese population. As the months pass and summer temperatures rise, the Boxer rebels lay siege to the Legation with bitter fighting. But inside the barricades Laura is also under siege from dashing Russian Prince Sergei.
The Lament of Sir Galahad
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Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A short story of a day on the journey of Sir Galahad during the quest for the Holy Grail. The story tells of his father Sir Lancelot and how Sir Galahad came to be in the Knights of the Round Table.
The Secret Diary of Eleanor Cobham
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Price: $2.75 USD. Words: 81,630. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
England, 1441: Lady Eleanor Cobham, Duchess of Gloucester, hopes to become Queen of England before her interest in astrology and her husband’s ambition leads their enemies to accuse her of a plot against the king. Eleanor is found guilty of sorcery and witchcraft. King Henry VI orders Eleanor to be imprisoned for life and in Beaumaris castle she writes her secret diary.
Beating for Light: The Story of Isaac Rosenberg
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 94,180. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
From his upbringing in the slums of Whitechapel, to his futile death in the killing fields of Europe, the author explores the evolution of a writer, Isaac Rosenberg, whose war poetry is now widely acknowledged as among the finest ever written.
Tales of the Hanged Man: The Hundred Bones
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
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Tales of the Hanged Man tells the tale of William Rhys, accused of a crime and hung by the Lord of the land. Three days later, he came back to life. Now, cloaked in his burial shroud and back from the dead, William Rhys stalks the land as the dreaded Hanged Man. The hangman's rope that took his life is now his weapon of vengeance as he hunts the wicked and evil in medieval Britain.
Bia's War
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,230. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
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Set in the North East of England during the First World War, Bia opens a little shop and attempts to make a home for herself and her baby. But a spurned lover is determined to wreak revenge and, as the war comes close to the shores of her home, Bia has to fight for her home, her business, her friends and her family.
Anna's Antipova
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 119,200. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Set in a very small Norfolk (England) village and the area surrounding it from the beginning to the end of the Second World War in Europe.
A Lark Ascending
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,960. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
While trailing suspicious youths in Whitechapel, 13-year-old Malcolm stumbles upon a plot to purge Limehouse of its Chinese inhabitants. Someone dear to him is murdered and a mysterious young woman offers her help to find the killer, but the alliance complicates his life even further. When he discovers the connection between the murder and the looming crisis, will he be up to the challenge?
The Eel Man of Grimsby
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,830. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by SDS Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Dan Noakes inherits a license granting sole rights to fish for eels in Grimsby Docks. The license was gifted to his family in King John's time, but is it a blessing or a curse? Gritty portrayal of contemporary Grimsby and its fishing industry from fisherman John Coffey.
Freedom's Pilgrim
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Price: $4.96 USD. Words: 80,680. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
There really was a 13 year old boy named Miles Philips who went away to sea in 1568 to join John Hawkins third slave trading voyage from Africa to the West Indies. The English ships were ambushed at San Juan in Mexico and although Miles escaped he was later marooned on the Mexican coast and it took him 17 years to get home.
Dark September
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,010. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When Germany invades mainland Britain, Irishman Danny O’Shea must get his son, Adam, to neutral Ireland. They witness an attack on a German convoy carrying the blueprints for a new weapon, and when Danny goes to the aid of a dying woman, both the Germans and the insurgents believe she’s told Danny where the blueprints are. He's catapulted into a world of betrayal and brutal double-cross.
The Unromantic Lady
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 64,590. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Against the glittering background of Regency society, two people contract a ‘reasonable’ marriage, only to find that passion is beyond reason, and desire opens a glorious new world. But disaster lies in wait for them.
The King's Falcon
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Series: Roundheads & Cavaliers, Book 4. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 214,720. Language: British English. Published: October 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
War and witchcraft ... plots and playhouses ... love and loyalty. This is the story of the Cavaliers last stand in 1651 and the long, impoverished exile that followed it. Ashley Peverell, known as The Falcon, continues risking his life to save that of the King and gives his heart to a beautiful French actress who he believes can never be his.
Thunder at Noon
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 151,760. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A riveting description of the Battle of Waterloo. Captures the drama of every moment in the struggle between Napoleon Bonaparte and the Duke of Wellington - as seen through the eyes of the men and women who played critical roles that day and in the months leading up to it.
Love & Sorrow
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Price: Free! Words: 49,870. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014 by Matthew Lynn. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
'Love & Sorrow' is a moving, epic saga that brilliantly captures the turbulent history of the first half of the twentieth century.
Almost Perfect
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 488,060. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Boxed set compilation of the heartwarming Regency/Georgian era Almost series... Love books set in the beautiful United Kingdom? Then immerse yourself in five full length Regency/Georgian era books from the heartwarming Almost Series - Almost Taken, Almost Guilty, Almost Silenced, Almost Forsaken, Almost Denied.
White Cockade
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 80,790. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
SCOTLAND, 1745. Brothers Ewan and Hugh McCraig find themselves on opposing sides as Bonnie Prince Charlie leads the Highland clans against 'Butcher' Cumberland and his redcoats. As the fate of the kingdom hangs in the balance, the two brothers face each other at the battle of Culloden and wait for history to take its course.
The Five Stone Steps
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Price: $8.15 USD. Words: 87,930. Language: British English. Published: September 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
South Shields born John Orton brings to life the memoirs of a Shields bobby in the 1920s and gives an authentic picture of his home town, its character and its characters nearly a century ago.
Attack Hitler's Bunker!: (The RAF secret raid to bomb Hitler's Berlin Bunker that never happened - probably)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 143,100. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
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For a limited time, you can get THREE THRILLERS - FREE > ow.ly/t6L4R (just copy and paste the bold text link into your browser) Rudolf Eineger was left with his finger inside a dead body. Repulsed, he withdrew it and wiped it on the black SS tunic. Richard Earlgood, maverick RAF fighter pilot, and Michael Dorfmann, ambitious Luftwaffe double-agent, plan a daring raid on Adolf Hitler's Bunker.
Blue Moon for Bombers: A Story of Love, War and Spirit
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Series: Three Novellas, #2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,360. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A novella set in England 2007, with flashbacks to the 1940s, written by a former medical doctor. The story of a man coming to terms with his wartime trauma as he nears the end of life is interwoven with a modern-day romance. This is the second book in Jennifer Barraclough's trilogy of 'Three Novellas', available separately or as a box set.