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To Tempt an Earl by Kristin Vayden
Series: Greenford Waters Legacy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,980. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014 by Blue Tulip Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Tempting an Earl is not for the faint of heart. Thank heavens Bethanny is anything but faint! Now, honest, perhaps--too honest, but never faint! After all, why flirt when you can tempt? And why the devil would a woman choose to swoon when she could be kissed? Of course, she'd never try something so...honest, yes that was the word, honest on anyone but Lord Graham. He's the only one she wants.
An Undesirable Liaison by Elizabeth Bailey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,610. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical(4.00 from 1 review)
A Romance Novel In the tradition of Regency Romance, scandals past and present unravel in the path of destiny. Caught by an overwhelming attraction to her new employer, Florence struggles against temptation. Elizabeth Bailey is the author of historical fiction, including 18 romances for Harlequin Mills and Boon and the Lady Fan mystery series with Penguin’s Berkley Books.
Murder in Grosvenor Square by Ashley Gardner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,290. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Captain Gabriel Lacey begins Spring 1818 preparing for a duel. But while he focuses on the affair of honor, darkness, greed, and death stalk the streets of London and bring tragedy to a family Lacey has grown close to. His investigation takes him to the squalid lanes of Seven Dials, and to molly houses that could spell ruin and possible hanging for those caught within.
Suzanne's Peace by Verity Blethyn
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,960. Language: British English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
It's June 1918 and 15 year old Suzanne is waiting in exile for the war to finish and to return home to battle-scarred Ypres in Belgium. Join her in her journey through grief and dread towards discovery and hope, finding unexpected opportunities and characters amongst the chaos and destruction.
Pemberley to Waterloo: Georgiana Darcy's Diary, Volume 2 by Anna Elliott
Series: Pride and Prejudice Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 78,980. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
Georgiana Darcy and Edward Fitzwilliam want only to be together. But Edward is once more called away to fight. To be with the man she loves, Georgiana makes the perilous journey to Brussels in time to witness the historic downfall of Napoleon at Waterloo. When Edward is gravely injured in the battle, she will need more courage than she ever knew she had to fight for their future together.
Kitty Bennet's Diary by Anna Elliott
Series: Pride and Prejudice Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 77,120. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Regency(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Kitty Bennet is finished with love and romance. Staying with her Aunt and Uncle Gardiner in London for the winter, Kitty throws her energies into finding a husband for her hopelessly bookish sister Mary, and discovering whatever mysterious trouble is worrying her sister Jane. But then she meets Mr. Lancelot Dalton, a handsome clergyman with a shadowed past...
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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?
The Tern Schooner (Privateers & Gentlemen) by Walter Jon Williams
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,950. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Heir to a privateering tradition, Gideon Markham brings his schooner into the Gulf of Mexico to wage unremitting war on the British who threaten America’s freedom. Gideon must face Jean Laffite’s pirates, a mutiny, an attack by Red Stick Creeks, and a British invasion . . . none of which are as alarming as Maria-Anna de Suarez, an attractive widow with her own way of fighting the war.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Safe Havens Bundle by Sandy James
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 238,590. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Enjoy all three stories from the bestselling Safe Havens series from award-winning author Sandy James.