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Daughter of The Sun by Michael Lane
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 206,360. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Many queens have governed Egypt as pharaohs, but only Hatchepsut seized the crown as king. With support from her confidant and lover, Senenmut, she overcame many challenges. But betrayal, loss and tragedy were constant companions. Her greatest fear was that her name would be forgotten: the final death. Daughter of the Sun, a fictional account of this remarkable woman, assures her name lives on.
A Second Chance by Shayne Parkinson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 167,880. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » General(4.89 from 56 reviews)
Amy uses the second chance she had hardly dared dream of to make up for the wasted years. But a familiar face from long ago makes an unwelcome reappearance, threatening her new-found happiness. Payback has more than one meaning, and sometimes people get what they deserve. "A Second Chance" is the sequel to the three-volume work "Promises to Keep"
Settling the Account (Promises to Keep: Book 3) by Shayne Parkinson
Series: Promises To Keep, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 218,480. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » Victorian(4.90 from 70 reviews)
Amy watches in growing fear the worsening confrontation between her husband and her son, until she realises that only one of them can survive it. How long can she keep them apart? The final volume in "Promises to Keep". It follows directly on from Book Two, "Mud and Gold".
After the Roses by Shayne Parkinson
Series: Daisy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 138,700. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The sequel to "Daisy's War". The Great War is over and the men are coming home. For a brief period, Daisy’s world once again seems a safe and settled one. But no one returns unscathed from such a war, although not all wounds leave obvious signs. And hard on the heels of the Armistice comes a new, invisible enemy that will strike much closer to home: a lethal epidemic of influenza.
The Player by Stella Riley
Series: Rockliffe, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,750. Language: British English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Tragedy drove him into unwilling exile. Death demands his equally reluctant return. In the decade between, he has answered to many names and amassed a variety of secrets. Now the secrets must be carefully guarded and the name, at long last, his own.
Marius' Mules VIII: Sons of Taranis by S.J.A. Turney
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 165,970. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
51 BC. In the aftermath of the dreadful siege of Alesia the tribes of Gaul lie broken and sparse, and yet the fires of rebellion still burn in the hearts of a few. As Caesar and his army continue to pacify the land wherever revolt can be found, a new conspiracy is rising. The final battle for Gaul is about to begin.
Dakota Trails by Robert McKee
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 88,780. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
She was smart, she was beautiful, with no more than a nodding acquaintance with the truth. But was she worth dying for? There were plenty of things hardened ex-cavalryman Neil Bancroft would rather do than hire out to escort the conniving Katie Burke across the prairies of Wyoming and into the rough mining towns of Dakota. It was clear the woman was poison, but he needed the money.
Flower of Iowa by Lance Ringel
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 238,070. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Historical » General(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Flower of Iowa takes place against the turbulent backdrop of 1918 France. During the final months of World War I, young American Tommy Flowers must navigate the challenges of life in the trenches and his unexpected attraction to British soldier David Pearson. "Accomplished, touching historical fiction" with "a remarkable amount of flavor and detail" and "a compelling love story" - Kirkus Reviews
Bold New World: The Coffee House Notebooks by Alex Freeman
Price: $4.19 USD. Words: 36,290. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Diaries & Journals, Fiction » Historical » USA
Imagine, for a moment, the instant in which a schizophrenic realizes that he is not, in fact, a schizophrenic, that it is human society itself afflicted. Contained in these pages are the living and the loving, the poems and the paintings, of that schizophrenic-in-remission, imagining a society sane.
Enoch's Folly by Giovanni Torre
Price: $2.45 USD. Words: 112,130. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime(4.50 from 2 reviews)
“You know what the old timers say about Comely? They say the Devil is afraid of him.” Aldous Comely; entrepreneur, philanthropist, bon vivant, crime lord. He has his finger on every conceivable pulse, but his grip is starting to slip. Chance encounters and unexpected friendships force him to remember what it's like to be a human being - at the worst possible time: An old enemy is back in town.
The Beloved One by Danelle Harmon
Series: The de Montforte Brothers, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,250. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America(3.33 from 3 reviews)
In this sensual Cinderella story, Englishman Lord Charles de Montforte awakens in the tender care of an American beauty after being wounded in battle. She has long wished for someone to take her away from a cruel step-family, but the handsome stranger is from an enemy land ... and he's sworn to love another. Book 2 in the De Montforte Brothers series by critically acclaimed author Danelle Harmon
Mary Russell's War by Laurie R. King
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,600. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
On a day in August 1914, the Great War begins in Europe, while across the world in San Francisco a young girl starts a journal. Mary Russell’s weekly entries follow the fighting in northern France and the Pacific, until trauma catches up with her, and sets her on a path that will lead her to Sherlock Holmes, and becoming "The Beekeeper’s Apprentice." With illustrations.
Kidnapping The Duke by Killarney Sheffield
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,960. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Felicity Beinfait has a problem. With no money to pay for her finishing school graduation, no dowry to attract a suitor and a tarnished lineage, it seems she will land in the gutters of London. Unwilling to face defeat she comes up with a plan to avenge her father and restore her family name. She can’t seem to do anything right until she kidnaps the wrong brother and quickly finds...
False Steps: The Space Race as It Might Have Been by Paul Drye
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 91,030. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General, Fiction » Historical » General
A popular history of the many spacecraft that might have taken us to space, but that fell short for one reason or another. Based on meticulous research from the best available sources, including those long kept secret in Russian archives. With more than two dozen images and diagrams of the space projects that never quite got off the ground.
Whisper Always by Rebecca Hagan Lee
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 129,230. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2015 by Teresa Medeiros. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
What’s a cynical earl to do when tempted to rescue a lady from a real-life prince? After being auctioned off by her own mother to the crown prince of Austria, Cristina Fairfax is clearly a damsel in need of a hero. Her fate seems sealed—until she finds herself kidnapped by a most unlikely savior...Lord Blake Ashford, the earl of Lawrence.
The Minotaur Medallion by Bill K. Underwood
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,410. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome(4.60 from 5 reviews)
30 years after Jesus' death, the apostle Paul was taken in chains aboard a ship bound for Rome. It never arrived. 2000 years later, amateur archaeologist David Connor is on Malta looking for evidence of the lost ship, with the help of smart - and lovely - professor of ancient history, Caroline. But as the artifacts become more intriguing, so does the evidence that someone is trying to kill him.
Lady Elizabeth: Everything Will Change Book One by P. O. Dixon
Series: Pride and Prejudice Everything Will Change. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,320. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Classics
During his stay at Netherfield Park, Darcy learns of a tragedy that befell the Bennets, a family from a neighboring estate, over a decade prior. One of the Bennet daughters vanished in broad daylight from the streets of Lambton.Will Darcy unravel the mystery behind the disappearance of the second-born Bennet daughter? What if it means losing the one woman who has captured his heart?
A Sense of the Ridiculous by Heather King
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,640. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Waking up at a strange inn with no memory, headstrong Jocasta Stanyon finds the landlady’s son, Richard Cowley, is more than a match for her lively personality, but their stations in life are far apart. Despite prolonging her stay by devious means, the idyll cannot last. She hopes to persuade her papa of Richard’s qualities, but then is summoned to receive the addresses of a fashionable stranger.