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Yoikes by James Field
Series: The Cloud Brother's Short Stories. Price: Free! Words: 9,030. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Alf and Bert, security, play with an experimental gadget that transports them back to the twelfth century. Frightened to tamper with history, they tread carefully–at first. Unable to withstand the challenge, they end in a tournament, fighting with knights, the threat to history forgotten…
Ripper's Ring by Steven R. Southard
Series: What Man Hath Wrought. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,680. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The ancient Ring of Gyges grants the power of invisibility to Jack the Ripper. A Scotland Yard detective tracks a killer who can’t be seen.
A Nun and Priest Tale by Ester Phillips
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 7,280. Language: British English. Published: April 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Meet Father John and the formidable Sister Austin. Which of them will triumph in a battle of wills over the fate of a young Catholic schoolboy in the 1960's?
Letters To The Dead by B T Coll
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,430. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
When a young soldier, Edward Chester, enlists in the army to fight for his country in 1915, he leaves behind his pregnant wife. Life is difficult in the trenches and his letters home describe the horrors of fighting on the frontline. Life back home is tough for those left behind and when tragedy strikes, it is decided that the news must be keep secret until his return. How will it end?
Downstairs Rules by Sullivan Clarke
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 15,460. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by Blushing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
What's a maid to do? Ella wishes to be loyal, but that loyalty comes with a painful price for both her and her ladyship. If her Lady erred, the maid paid the price...
Land of the Fathers by Arlene Nassey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Circumstances brought them to England. A small farming community brought them peace. A deep sense of longing and purpose gave them reason to stay. Home can be anywhere you find love, so they say. Roots dig deep when you belong.
Weird Heroes, Book 1: Hairy Shanks by Josh Reynolds
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 1 review)
When a worker is savagely attacked in the Thames section of the London Tunnel Authority, Charles St. Cyprian, in his role as Royal Occultist, is summoned. He, along with his apprentice Ebe Gallowglass, are no strangers to the unusual and terrifying, but find themselves tackling something neither expected. A phantom of such savage power that it absolutely in no way is or was ever human.
Caledonii: Birth of a Celtic Nation. Druid & Iceni by Ian Hall
Price: Free! Words: 9,780. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
69AD, and the Romans have been lords of the southern part of Britain for over twenty years. Knowing their eyes are forever northward, the Brigante King Venutius decides to send two of his young sons north to safety. Sewell, a northern druid, must first locate the boys, then get them safe to his homeland in the Caledonii nation. It is a dangerous journey into hostile lands He cannot fail.
Spearhavoc & other short tales (Alternative Histories:1066) by C.R. May
Price: Free! Words: 15,220. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The year 1066 is one of the most famous in World history, but the conquest of England was far from inevitable. Here, a collection of seven short stories describe a wide range of alternative endings. These are just a few of the many ways in which the outcome, which still affects us all today a millennium later, could have been dramatically different.
Christmas Ghosts - a short story by EH Walter
Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
After the end of World War One Margaret is finding Christmas hard - she has to do the work of two men on the family farm. Can the arrival of a stranger lend some Christmas cheer?
Hathy l'éléphant by Bruno Robert des Douets
Series: Histoires courtes - Instants d'évasion, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: French. Published: December 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
C'est un conte au parfum d'Angleterre victorienne et coloniale, et pourtant ce pourrait être une histoire à raconter dans le temps de Noël au cours de laquelle on fera des rencontres inattendues qui rappelleront des souvenirs à bon nombres d'entre nous.
The Book of Jodie by Eileen Gonzalez
Series: Jury's Greatest Hits, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(4.00 from 1 review)
In 1973, a stubborn, self-confident English teenager is caught kissing another boy and forced to see a psychiatrist.
Mary's Christmas by Laurie R. King
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,910. Language: British English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
One evening in late 1921 or 1922, Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes are talking over the unexplored portions of their past. A person might expect the older Holmes to have any number of these—but here, it is Russell who astonishes her husband with news of a previously unknown, even unsuspected, uncle. Jake Russell: scoundrel, charmer, eternal youth. What young girl could resist his charms?
The Lament of Sir Galahad by Anne Spackman
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Categories: 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.
Tales of the Hanged Man: The Hundred Bones by Mark Gelineau
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
The Sun Palace by Brighid O'Sullivan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,880. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Set in 6th century Ireland, among Druids and monks, The Sun Palace is an epic tale of jealousy and betrayal, love lost and love won, and a story that teaches that only with absolution, can the redemptive powers of love heal the past.
Catherine de Valois by Laurel A. Rockefeller
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,440. Language: American English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Royalty, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Best known as Henry V's Agincourt bride from Shakespeare's "Henry V," Catherine was an extraordinary woman. A younger daughter to King Charles VI of France terrorized by his mental illness, Catherine survived the ravages of his schizophrenia, a civil war at home, and King Henry's war with France to become one of England's most fascinating and courageous queens.
The Pyrate's Lair by Erin E.M. Hatton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,620. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A Short Story - Feisty young Tudor-era curate's daughter Mary Brandon has a fascination for pirates. But when an ill-advised foray into a sea cave turns up an actual pirate, the legendary Captain Currie, her life takes a drastic change in course.
Inkebarrow by Victoria Goddard
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
William Shakespeare takes a wrong turn going beyond the fields he knows — and in the Black Bull of Inkebarrow, he finds a turn from history to magic.
SALMAN.LIFE by Syed Salman, Sr
Price: $1.00 USD. Language: Arabic. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Before producing content for the FogScreen® projection screen it is essential to pay attention to the installation environment’s ambient lighting, screen’s background colour and the FogScreen® unit’s position in relation to the audience. These factors have a crucial impact on the viewing experience and should be taken into consideration when designing the content’s colours, graphical elements etc.