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Legacy of Truth by Christy Nicholas
Series: Druid's Brooch, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 123,030. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2016 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Gifted with a magical brooch, passed down in her family for generations, Esme finds herself isolated and ill in an unfamiliar land. Her sister plots to steal the family heirloom from her in order to exploit the magical powers for her own gain, and Esme must battle for survival of herself and those she loves.
Baron of the North by Griff Hosker
Series: Anarchy: England 1120-1180. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,480. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
With the Empress Matilda about to marry the Count of Anjou, Alfraed is thrown into a world of intrigue and treachery as he tries to hold on to the North. When he succeeds he finds that he is punished and sent to the east by King Henry. With his family held hostage in the Tower of London, he finds himself embroiled in plots where he finally serves with his father's old comrades; the Varangian Guard
Cobweb Forest by Vera Nazarian
Series: Cobweb Bride, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,390. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Norilana Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance(5.00 from 1 review)
The world is broken… A dark Goddess rises. A mortal maiden must stop her. COBWEB FOREST (Cobweb Bride Trilogy, Book Three) is the third and final book of the intricate epic fantasy flavored by Renaissance history and the romantic myth of Persephone, about death’s ultimatum to the world.
Showdown in Blue Cane by David Galster
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 178,600. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The story of Bill Lovejoy and his feud with Mart Vowell in Clay County Arkansas. This ended in a well known gunfight in 1903, and the subsequent hanging of Mart Vowell a year later.
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.
The King's Scarlet by John Danielski
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 95,790. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Chivalry comes naturally to Royal Marine captain Thomas Pennywhistle, but in the savage Peninsular War, it’s a luxury he can ill afford but cut off from his men he must use all his resources to remain alive and nor become a prisoner of the French.
Ruined by Thomas Macy
Series: Fury. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 100,140. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
During the California Gold Rush, twelve-year-old Bekah is abandoned by her father after her mother passes away. Ann adopts the girl into her life. As they start east Bekah’s father coaxes his daughter back to him; but life with her dad is far from ideal. Ann embarks on a treacherous journey to rescue her. Escaping, Bekah must survive the wilderness--inside and out--alone, defiled, and abandoned.
The Black Knight's Reward by Marliss Melton & Sydney Jane Baily
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,250. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Guilty of heresy and alleged sorcery, Merry is sentenced to burn. Luke serves his king with one goal—to inherit his family’s estate. By rescuing a witch and stealing her away from the powerful Church, he puts his future in jeopardy! Vowing to protect her, Luke wants to offer her more than his sword arm. As her dark past returns, can she trust a man torn between royal duty and personal desire?
Centaur of the Savannahs by Charles Patton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,240. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014 by Second Wind. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Centaur of the Savannahs, formerly titled Crousilleau, is based on the true saga of Dr. Jean Formy-Duval and his family who had to flee the terrors of both the French Revolution in 1789 and ten years later the Haitian Slave Revolt with a dramatic escape to coastal NC. The legend of this family has been handed down to their descendants from one generation to the next ever since.
Wolfsblood by Hazel B. West
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,870. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Alexandrus, a newly promoted Roman Centurion is sent to a posting in Northern Britain to whip the wayward soldiers there into shape, only to find that they are not all they seem and he's soon dragged into a world of shape shifters, Druid curses and Roman politics.
Legacy of Luck by Christy Nicholas
Series: Druid's Brooch, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,560. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Irish Traveler Éamonn is a rabble-rouser. But he’s entangled in a true mess when he falls for fiery redhead, Katie. When she’s married to a Scottish Traveler, Éamonn goes to Scotland to find her, with the help of Katie’s sister and cousin, and his father’s magical brooch. Their quest takes them to the Isle of Skye, encountering war, betrayal, death. In the end, Éamonn must make his own luck.
The Tern Schooner (Privateers & Gentlemen) by Walter Jon Williams
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,240. 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.
The Miseries of Mr. Sparrows by Matthew Timmins
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,930. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This baroquely written tragicomedy follows the misadventures of the hapless law clerk Robin Sparrows as he searches the foggy streets of an almost-London for the Empire's greatest villain.
Cat Island (Privateers & Gentlemen) by Walter Jon Williams
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,850. 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.
A Perfect Plan by Alyssa Drake
Series: Wiltshire Chronicles. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,640. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016 by Dream Big Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian(5.00 from 1 review)
Samantha Hastings lived a quiet, peaceful life on her family’s country estate. With no man to order her around and no stifling society rules to follow, she considered herself blessed. However, when her brother’s ship sinks during a short trip to France, Samantha receives a request from her sister-in-law to return to town and manage the late Earl’s finances.
Before the Fire by Maya Garcia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,120. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Before the Fire is a radically different spin on the historic fiction novel. It is a true story, written in a narrative style, from the recollections of the protagonist, Southern belle and debutante, Miss Vivienne Marchand. Inspiration is taken from dreams, visions and other “near-miss”, déjà vu moments, experienced by the author, Maya Garcia.
Legacy of Hunger by Christy Nicholas
Series: Druid's Brooch, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,910. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
It’s 1846, and Valentia is bored with the life of a spinster on her father’s prosperous Ohio farm. She is haunted by dreams about Ireland, so vows to travel to find her grandmother’s family and a long-lost family heirloom. On the way, she loses many precious things, but gains far more than she imagined.
Brig of War by Walter Jon Williams
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 146,450. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures(5.00 from 1 review)
Favian Markham is a rising young American officer in during the War of 1812. As commander of the small, slow brig Experiment, he must break the British blockade and take his outgunned vessel on a daring raid. On his desperate journey he faces duels, rivalries, ambitious politicians, yardarm-to-yardarm combat, and the deadly beauty of a foreign courtesan.
Artemisia - a Regency Novel in the Tradition of Jane Austen by DG Rampton
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,610. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Austenesque Reviews -"I highly recommend this novel and author to readers who love Jane Austen, Georgette Heyer and traditional Regency romances!" Richmond Magazine (UK) - "Artemisia...is a great success; a protagonist of whom Jane Austen would have approved, majoring in wit and intelligence...It makes for fun reading as you curl up by a roaring fire"
The Macedonian (Privateers & Gentlemen) by Walter Jon Williams
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,960. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » Regency(5.00 from 1 review)
Captain Favian Markham, USN, is a man surrounded by secrets. Secrets that will be revealed when he is court-martialed for losing his ship. Secrets held by his mistress Caroline. And the greatest secret of the War of 1812, a secret which will be revealed once Favian breaks the enemy blockade in The Macedonian, a frigate stolen from his own government . . .