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Crissy's Family
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 200,630. Language: British English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: 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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 167,990. Language: British English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: 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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 176,680. Language: British English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: 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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 168,320. Language: British English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: 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.
Gilded Wagons
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Price: $5.25 USD. Words: 83,650. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013 by Gingernut Books Ltd. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
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.
Garland of Straw
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Series: Roundheads & Cavaliers, Book 3. Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 212,290. Language: British English. Published: November 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
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The marriage of a well-bred Royalist lady and an illegitimate Roundhead soldier is less a match made in heaven than a union doomed to hell due to the bitter resentment of both parties. There is passion, intrigue and danger- both personal and political - as England slides into a second Civil War ... and the King is sent to the block.
A Soldier’s Story-Family, Love & War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,620. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Category: 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.
A Just and Upright Man
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Series: James Blakiston, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,110. Language: British English. Published: November 20, 2013 by Mandrill Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Life was precarious in 1763. When James Blakiston fell, he fell a long way and now he had two struggles on his hands--to bring the murderer of old Reuben Cooper to justice and to deny his growing love for the beautiful and spirited but low-born Kate Greener.
School For Jamie
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,690. Language: British English. Published: November 20, 2013 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: 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?
Children come by ship
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,160. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: 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
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,380. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: 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.
Any Man So Daring
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,030. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013 by GoldportPress. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Successful and an acclaimed playwright, Shakespeare hears words that his only son, Hamnet, has been kidnapped into fairyland. He too goes into that not quite real land, seeking to rescue his son and perhaps his soul.
My Notorious Highlander
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Series: Highland Adventure, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,060. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
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
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Series: The Ambrose Chronicles, Book 10. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,950. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
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?
The Devil's Monk
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 97,740. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013. Category: 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
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,520. Language: British English. Published: October 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,830. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Category: 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.”
Mordred’s Version
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 156,540. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
This is a racy, refreshing and revealing re-interpretation of a great fable. The victorious young Arthur was seduced by his enemy’s wife, not knowing that she was also his sister! Mordred, the son of that incestuous affair, is traditionally regarded as the villain of the piece. ‘Mordred’s Version’ puts the record straight.
Fatal Forgery
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,430. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
It is 1824, and trust in the virtual money of the day – new paper financial instruments – is so fragile that anyone forging them is sent to the scaffold. So why would one of London’s most respected bankers start forging his clients’ signatures? Sent to arrest Henry Fauntleroy, Constable Samuel Plank is determined to find out why the banker has risked his reputation - and his neck.
Every Step of The Way
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Price: $4.53 USD. Words: 118,400. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When the Killer Smog of 1952 descends over London, leaving a trail of disruption and tragedy in its wake, 16-year-old Beth's life is changed forever as she battles to keep her family together whilst fighting against the prejudices and social bigotry during the era of Teddy Boys and gang fights, coffee bars and birth of the pop chart culture.