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To Glory Arise by Walter Jon Williams
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 164,030. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures(4.00 from 1 review)
This is Walter Jon Williams’ first published work, one of the historical novels with which he began his career. The American Revolution is throwing up a new breed of hero, Yankee privateers who dare the might of the Royal Navy to slash at British commerce. Foremost among them are the three Markham brothers, Jehu, Josiah, and Malachi, who link their destiny to that of their young nation.
La Virada Por La Estela de la Adversidad: El Cuarto Viaje Desafortunado De Cristóbal Colón by Richard Philbrick
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,860. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » General
This dual-language book about the calamitous fourth voyage of Christoper Columbus is designed for English-Speakers studying Spanish. The Spanish text is shown in boldface followed immediately by the English translation in italics. One can easily read the book in Spanish as one normally would or quickly check the translation to see how good their comprehension is.
Langue[dot]doc 1305 by Gillian Polack
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,780. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014 by Satalyte Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
There are people involved. That’s the first mistake. Scientists were never meant to be part of history. Anything in the past is better studied from the present. It’s safer. When a team of Australian scientists-and a lone historian–travel back to St-Guilhem-le-Désert in 1305 they discover being impartial, and objective just doesn’t work when you’re surrounded by the smells of a foreign land.
Cat Island (Privateers & Gentlemen) by Walter Jon Williams
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,860. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » USA
The British are preparing to attack New Orleans. Sworn to defend Louisiana, Captain Favian Markham finds New Orleans a city of intrigue, where Creoles conspire against the Americans, streetfighters cloak their murders under the Code Duello, the pirate Jean Laffite defies the Navy, and where two sensuous Creole women, Eugenie and Campaspe, vie for his favor.
Maggie’s Milkman by Gareth Davies
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,790. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 3 reviews)
'I’m voting Tory me, I’m Maggie’s Milkman.' Meet Mal, a young, handsome milkman whose reputation as a capable lover quickly spreads around the South Wales valley where he lives. But will his lothario lifestyle survive the plans that Thatcher has for the coal mining industry or will his support for the Tories come back to haunt him?
His Little Courtesan: The Adventures of Lady Jane, Book 2 by Breanna Hayse
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,530. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015 by Blushing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Jane's unique tale of love, pain, lust, discipline and trust continues in 'His Little Courtesan', part two of the 'Adventures of Lady Jane' series by best-selling author Breanna Hayse. Follow Jane as her relationship with Philip continues to grow in this, a tale of exotic beauty, Victorian ageplay, scorching, explicit lovemaking and, of course, creative and rigorous discipline.
Morgarten (Book 2 of The Forest Knights) by J. K. Swift
Series: The Forest Knights, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,920. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Leopold of Habsburg assembles the ultimate punitive force, boasting thousands of the best knights and soldiers the Holy Roman Empire has to offer. Noll's rebel army of boys and old men have few swords, and even less armor. But he has two things that Leopold does not: a Priestess of the Weave, and a ferryman. The forests can protect them no longer. It is time to make a stand.
Playing Black by Lynn Packer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 154,480. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In the early ‘60’s, a white, Manhattan, Kansas, high school student becomes a guinea pig for a university project to develop the perfect jump shot. But soon he’s experiencing, firsthand, the impact basketball and music were having on the civil rights movement.
Becoming Lisette by Rebecca Glenn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,250. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2015 by Zinerva Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Lisette is a brilliant young painter with a singular disadvantage – being a woman. Undeterred, she finds support in Amante, a dashing Army officer. After her father dies, her mother marries a jeweler, who wants to control Lisette, leading to severe consequences for her budding career, Amante’s affections and her safety. Lisette must find her own way – before it is too late.
One Thread Pulled: The Dance With Mr Darcy by Diana Oaks
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 177,440. Language: British English. Published: December 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
When Fitzwilliam Darcy encounters Elizabeth Bennet at a small country ball, he loudly refuses to dance with her, declaring her to be merely tolerable. Fortunately for Mr. Darcy, Elizabeth has walked away and does not overhear his insult, thus snagging the thread that would have sealed her prejudice against him. A Pride and Prejudice variation. Book #1 in the One Thread Pulled series
The Barefoot Bride by Rebecca Paisley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 125,120. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014 by Teresa Medeiros. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Handsome, aristocratic Saxon Blackwell needs a bride to hold onto his inheritance. When he decides to bring wild mountain girl Chickadee McBride home to meet his manipulative grandmother, charming chaos ensues in this delightful historical romance by nationally bestselling author Rebecca Paisley.
Her Darkest Knight by Amy Mullen
Series: Blackstone. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,030. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015 by Astraea Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Isabel de Vere is all grown up and ready to marry. Once outgoing and vibrant, Isabel cannot get over the kidnapping of her sister eight years ago. Prone to episodes of panic, she wishes for just one thing in a husband—a man strong enough to protect her. Now home from Normandy, Turstin is ready to take a wife. Isabel is suitable, but love is the last thing on his mind.
A Rebellious Spirit: Daniel Tracey by Evelyn Dreiling
Series: The Tracey Irish Family, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,830. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Historical » Canada
Daniel Tracey, an Irish farmer from Tipperary, seeks escape from hardships in Ireland in 1815, hoping to establish a homestead in Canada for his little family. Instead his family is almost torn apart as he finds himself immersed in the struggle for true political freedom and democracy in Lower Canada and becomes a Patriote fighter in the 1837 Rebellion.
Once More, From the Beginning by Wendy Bertsch
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 61,910. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Historical » Ancient(4.63 from 8 reviews)
Here’s a new look at the Old Testament...but this time the women’s voice gets the prominence it deserves. Always witty, often funny, and definitely never boring, the women’s common sense outlook puts quite a different spin on the stories you think you remember. The men have had their way with history for far too long. Let’s see that ancient world through a woman’s eyes. You may be surprised!
Sword of Woden - Beowulf - Monsters by C.R. May
Series: Sword of Woden, Book Three. Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 103,680. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » General
The great battles which claimed the lives of Kings have ended and Beowulf moves south to confront the terror in Dane Land, the fell-troll Grendel. Gathering his war band about him the hero arrives at Heorot unaware that it is the destiny of Woden which is about to be realized as the war of the gods reaches its climax. Shortlisted as 'Editors Choice' by the Historical Novel Society, August 2014.
Sword of Woden - Beowulf - Wraecca by C.R. May
Series: Sword of Woden, Book Two. Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 88,680. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
As the Swedish forces withdraw from their borders the Geats strike back. Beowulf leads the largest ship army ever assembled by his people but all is not as it seemed. As his destiny begins to draw him south to face the Grendel, Beowulf discovers the depth of King Hythcyn's betrayal. From the storm lashed waves of the northern seas to the frozen forests of Scandia the Wraeccan work their vengeance.
Flashman's Escape by Robert Brightwell
Series: Thomas Flashman Adventures, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,180. Language: British English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency
This book covers the second half of Thomas Flashman's experiences in the Peninsular War and follows on from Flashman in the Peninsular. Having lost his role as a staff officer, Flashman finds himself commanding a company in an infantry battalion. In between cuckolding his soldiers and annoying his superiors, he finds himself at the heart of the two bloodiest actions of the war.
The Seduction of Mr. Summerville (The Reluctant Grooms Series Volume VIII) by Anne Gallagher
Series: The Reluctant Grooms. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,870. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
American shipbuilder, Stephen Summerville has a bit of a dilemma when he meets two very beautiful English sisters. However, when confronted by the aristocratic father he never knew, deciding on a wife seems like a small task in comparison to what he must decide for his future.
The Dragon Tree by Marsha Canham
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,310. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval(5.00 from 1 review)
The story of a former Templar Knight banished to a castle deep in the forest of Lincoln, a woman running from her past, a plot to kill the king, and a love that changes destiny.
Flashman in the Peninsula by Robert Brightwell
Series: Thomas Flashman Adventures, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,810. Language: British English. Published: May 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the third instalment in the memoirs of the Georgian Englishman Thomas Flashman. It includes new accounts of famous battles, but also incredible incidents and characters almost forgotten by history. This is an account made more astonishing as the key facts are confirmed by various historical sources