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The Harem Bride
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,730. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(5.00 from 1 review)
Penelope Blayne has been married twice—and is still a virgin. Ten years ago, Jason Lisbourne sacrificed his single status to save her from the harem of the ruler of the Ottoman Empire. After that, they led separate lives until finally realizing one of them must cut the Gordian knot they have made of their marriage. Yet so far, even the second time around isn't working.
A Gamble on Love
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,800. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(4.00 from 1 review)
To escape an unscrupulous uncle, Aurelia Trevor reluctantly accepts a marriage of convenience with a man outside her social circle. But in Thomas Lanning she gets a great deal more than she expected, discovering she must not only cope with the strong-willed stranger who is her husband, but with his unexpected young relatives and the dubious characters involved in his campaign for Parliament.
Sixpence Bride
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,830. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(5.00 from 1 review)
During the reenactment of an 18th century wife sale, Jocelyn Tanner travels back in time, switching bodies with the 18th century woman up for sale. Garren Warrick, the Earl of Spenceworth needs a wife...quickly. He comes across a wife sale in progress and his dilemma is solved. He'll buy one!
Escape to Santorini
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,760. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
When Mary Illingford decides to escape from her vicious husband Paul, her daughter Jenni helps her flee to her friends Eleni and Julia on the island of Santorini, Greece. Jenni and Marios, Eleni's son, fall in love and are challenged by the differences in their cultures. But Paul, in trouble with the law, resolves to find Mary and Jenni, his violent chase inevitably leading him to Santorini...
Lady Silence
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,760. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(5.00 from 1 review)
After more than six years of war, Colonel Damon Farr wants only to retreat into his library and forget the world. Instead, he is confronted daily by the mystery of a young woman with a secret past and no voice. He calls her Lady Silence. Is she a fraud who has wormed her way into his life? Or is she the spark to resurrect a soul lost in battle and teach him the meaning of love?
The Captive Heiress
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,640. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(5.00 from 1 review)
A tale of young love, set against the seething times of the dynamic King Henry II and his feisty wife, Eleanor of Aquitaine. An orphaned heiress, torn from her home at age nine, becomes the ward of an earl and later King Henry II. Her only friend during her long captivity is a penniless squire who cannot even afford a horse and armor. Is it possible they will ever be together?
The Temporary Earl
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,320. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Charles Tyrone is happily building a bridge in Scotland when a family emergency catapults him to acting head of an earldom. Among his new charges is the well-dowered Lady Vanessa Rayne, whom the old earl wants him to marry. But it takes a strong dash of mystery, murder, and mayhem before either Charles or Vanessa can contemplate the other with anything but horror.
Assignment: Bosnia
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 78,350. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Thousands of Bosnians, Croatians and Serbians were swallowed up in the Balkan war of the1990s. Matt O'Brien, is a member of an international commission whose duty is to sift for clues. He teams up with a radar engineer. Together, they embark on a high tech probe of Bosnian killing fields. They unearth secrets that threaten their own lives and could re-ignite the smoldering, fragile peace.
Somewhere More Simple
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 103,510. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
An absorbing exploration of coming to terms with love, loss and belonging, set against the vividly evoked atmosphere of the Isles of Scilly. Cari, a young teacher, returns to the islands that captured her imagination in childhood. When a girl disappears during a school trip to the mainland Cari is drawn into the mystery, and the unanswered questions of her own past become more urgent to resolve.
The Courtesan's Letters
You set the price! Words: 71,700. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Cultures clash as Abigail Todd, a strongly patriotic proper Bostonian, is forced to cooperate with Jared Verney, an aristocratic earl, in order to carry out instructions in letters written by Abigail's grandmother, a renowned courtesan. The supposed prize, a grand cottage that was once part of the Verney estate. Except the wily old courtesan had an entirely different goal in mind.
Sharing Shakespeare With Students
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,040. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Educational
The e-book has been updated to include a link to a pdf containing almost 100 pages of additional Shakespeare resources created by the author, that can be printed as desired. This book contains what you need to get started: An Introduction to Sharing Shakespeare A List of Recommended Books & Videos Brief History/Timeline of Shakespeare Quotes and Notes on each play And More
The Sometime Bride
Series: Regency Warriors, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 146,110. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
At the end of the Peninsular War, Catherine Audley, daughter of Britain's spymaster on the Iberian Peninsula, has a problem. Is she now the widow of a man who never existed? Is she the well-rewarded, but discarded mistress of her father's protégé, the enigmatic Englishman known as Blas the Bastard? Or is she a beloved wife whose only rival is her husband's determined expediency in a time of war?
Mantelwater
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,490. Language: Dutch. Published: October 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Arjan Peters (de Volkskrant): "Freek kletst zich lachend de afgrond in. Hij heeft het er helemaal zelf naar gemaakt, en toch kan hij niet anders. Je ziet hem naar de verdommenis gaan, en toch blijf je om hem lachen. Om zoiets voor elkaar te krijgen, moet je een serieus te nemen schrijver zijn."
The Yorkshire Erk
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 114,300. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Ronald Cartwright is ignominiously discharged from the Royal Air Force in 1959, suspected as a communist agitator and nearly murdered on the orders of a demented SP - service policeman. Set in Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire in the halcyon days of no road speed limits, the novel initially opens in Brisbane, Australia. An Erk is RAF slang; aircraftsman groundcrew of corporal or lower rank.
Ready Reference Treatise: Oedipus Rex
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 5 ยท Study Guides: English Literature, Book 26. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » College Guides
Oedipus Rex or Oedipus the King is one of the most famous Athenian tragedies by the Greek playwright Sophocles.
Where Are You Ethan?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,670. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Mac and Megan McKenzie were young parents enjoying a glorious hot August day with their baby twins Ethan and Evie. The perfect family. The perfect day. But fortunes can change in a heartbeat. Before that day was over their lives had been shattered beyond repair.
Buckley's Chance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,850. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
In the Australian vernacular “you’ve got Buckley’s Chance” or “you’ve got Buckley’s” means “you have no chance”, or “it’s nearly impossible”; despite the eventual outcome of his adventure, the phrase is believed to refer to the improbable survival of an escaped convict, William Buckley, who lived among the Aborigines of Victoria, Australia, for thirty-two years, before returning to civilization.
Running
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 25,030. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(3.00 from 1 review)
Having witnessed incredible brutalities in the Lodz Ghetto, eighteen year old Saul Weinberg decides it is time to escape. But staying out and alive is proving very tricky as he faces constant threat with the locals and nature itself, and with every day bringing new challenges he soon finds himself wondering whether there is indeed anywhere for him to run...
Tolkien - The Fellowship of the Ring in 1,000 Words
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
You’ve just made the first step to finding the perfect read for your weekend, vacation or coffee breaks. “The Fellowship of the Ring” in 1,000 words is exactly what it suggests – a 1,000-word summary of “The Fellowship of the Ring”. This download will give you a first-person view into the story of this e-book.
Homer - The Iliad in 1,000 Words
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Literary collections » Ancient & Classical
You’ve just made the first step to finding the perfect read for your weekend, vacation or coffee breaks. “The Iliad” in 1,000 words is exactly what it suggests – a 1,000-word summary of “The Iliad”. This download will give you a first-person view into the story of this e-book.

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