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The Rest is Silence by Peter Hildebrandt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,330. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval(4.67 from 3 reviews)
The Countess of Oxford, Anne Cecil after her death, re-visits the events and trials of her own life and that of her husband, the 17th Earl of Oxford. She discovers secrets which have remained silent to this day, yet still live on in the words of Shakespeare.
Thicker Than Blood (Marchwood Vampire Series #2) by Shalini Boland
Series: Marchwood Vampire, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,780. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012 by Adrenalin Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Chilling and fast-paced, this supernatural adventure combines passion and drama with a historical twist.
True Gold by M. M. Justus
Series: Time in Yellowstone, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,750. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Canada(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Stowaway. When Karin Myre, a Norwegian seamstress's assistant, catches the excitement of the Klondike Gold Rush, she decides to head north, but how? Impulsively, she sneaks on board one of the ships in Seattle's harbor only to find herself trapped in the hold. But her rescue from the captain and a fate worse than death by a determined young prospector begins her honest search for true gold.
Troll by Richard Sutton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,950. Language: American English. Published: October 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general(4.67 from 3 reviews)
At what point did humanity learn to fear each other? To hate? Paleo-Anthropologist Ariel Connor thinks she knows. She just can't prove it yet, but her newest find, high in a Norwegian Valley may give her the proof she needs. Those scary stories we've told our children to keep them from roaming too far outside the gleam of the porch light may have come from real incidents, many, many years ago.
To Catch A Spinster (The Reluctant Bride Collection) by Megan Bryce
Series: The Reluctant Bride Collection. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,510. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Come back to a time when manners are everything and rules are made to never be broken. Come back to a time when men are in charge and women do what they are told... Yeah, that never happened. Welcome to Megan Bryce's Regencyland, where ladies with backbone get what they want. Where a woman can thumb her nose at rules and care little for convention, and yet somehow, most reluctantly, find love.
The Dreamt Child: Earth's Pendulum, Book Three by Yvonne Hertzberger
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,230. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Liannis, Earth’s seer, cannot deny the meaning of her recurring dream. She and Merrist must bear a child – with great gifts. Earth has decreed it. But the people resist the changes, bringing danger to the pair and strife to the lands. Both face tests, sometimes without each other, to fulfill their destiny and bring The Dreamt Child forth into safety and initiate the new era of peace and balance.
The Only Good Roman by Christine Elaine Black
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,150. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Historical » Ancient(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A naive young woman is caught up in the schemes of a charming Roman soldier and his egotistical commander. (Book 1 of 2)
Coffee Bluff by Willard White
Price: Free! Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure(4.67 from 3 reviews)
In 1861, Luke visited Savannah and fell in love with Julia. Chester was a bitter rival for Julia's attention. Then the war started and Luke returned home to New York. In Dec. 1864 Sherman's army is camped outside Savannah and Luke, a Yankee spy, is back. Chester lost his leg assaulting the Water Witch and is just a bartender in a blockaded backwater cotton port named Coffee Bluff. Or is he?
Murder by Misrule by Anna Castle
Price: Free! Words: 90,850. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Francis Bacon is charged with investigating the murder of a barrister at Gray's Inn. He recruits his unwanted student Thomas Clarady to do the tiresome legwork, chasing witnesses from Whitehall to the London streets. Everyone has something up his pinked and padded sleeve. Even the brilliant Bacon is at a loss — and in danger — until he sees through the disguises of the season of Misrule.
Catherine de Valois: French Princess, Tudor Matriarch by Laurel A. Rockefeller
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,400. Language: American English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Best known as Henry V's Agincourt bride from Shakespeare's "Henry V," Catherine was an extraordinary woman. A younger daughter to King Charles VI of France terrorized by his mental illness, Catherine survived the ravages of his schizophrenia, a civil war at home, and King Henry's war with France to become one of England's most fascinating and courageous queens.
Origins Halloween by Ian King
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(4.67 from 3 reviews)
This story includes a complimentary 'Dramatic AudioBook.' Origins Halloween. Divulge into the sinister past of the 'All-hallows-eve' celebrations, if you dare. Follow a small mountain-dwelling family into the nightmare they never knew was upon them; until it was too late. Will they survive, or will they pass away into history like so many others before them?
Across the River - an 1800s Black / Native American Novella by Lisa Shea
Price: Free! Words: 20,240. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Part black. Part Irish. Part Lumbee Indian. Wholly determined to protect her family. Naomi Jackson made a mistake. Born in the tumultuous years following the American Revolution, she embraced change, excitement, and adventure. So when the Devil Bill Williams swaggered into town, she launched into his arms, determined that her love for him could overcome all obstacles. It couldn't.
The Bricklayer by Robert T. Belie
Price: Free! Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » General(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Sanders was a bricklayer by trade and a good one at that. His latest project would involve crafting a fireplace on a mountaintop estate for an elusive owner. Although he had done hundreds of similar jobs before, this one could very well be his last if he fails to comprehend the true value of a few toy soldiers.
The Cavalier of the Apocalypse by Susanne Alleyn
Series: Aristide Ravel Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 86,160. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015 by Spyderwort Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General(4.67 from 3 reviews)
In seething 1786 Paris, penniless writer Aristide Ravel, already suspected of subversion, must clear his name of murder. But his search for answers—with the aid of friends who may not be all that they seem—leads him into a tangle of conspiracy, secret societies, royal scandal, and imminent revolution, which grows only more complex when the corpse disappears. "Superb." (Publishers Weekly)
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!
The Losing Role by Steve Anderson
Series: Kaspar Brothers. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,430. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » General(4.60 from 5 reviews)
In the last winter of World War II a failed German actor, Max Kaspar, is forced to join a desperate secret mission in which he must impersonate an enemy American officer. So Max cooks up his own fanatical plan -- he'll use his false identity to escape tyranny and war and flee to the America he'd once abandoned. The Losing Role is the first book in the Kaspar Brothers series.
Dawn of Avalon by Anna Elliott
Price: Free! Words: 25,400. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General(4.60 from 5 reviews)
He would become the most powerful wizard in the history of Britain—Merlin. She would become Britain's most storied sorceress—Morgan le Fay. But before they were legends, they were young. And they were lovers. Together, in the sunlight of one day long ago, they saved a kingdom. Dawn of Avalon. A stand-alone story from the universe of Anna Elliott’s Twilight of Avalon.
Amgalant One: The Old Ideal by Bryn Hammond
Series: Amgalant, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 213,780. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Temujin comes into the world on the day the Mongols suffer a catastrophic defeat in battle. He isn't the hero type, but he has expectations to live up to, and he has a cause: freedom for his way of life, unity against China, where a nomad is an animal.
The God of Mists and Shrouds by Maria Keffler
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,750. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Christian » Historical(4.60 from 5 reviews)
An orphaned Hebrew princess disguises herself as an exiled peasant. A Babylonian slave chooses between the courage that could save her and despair over the love she has lost. A sorceress discovers the truth behind the origins of her dark power. The consequences of the masters they choose will reverberate through generations.
The Last Stage by Russ Durbin
Price: Free! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Western(4.60 from 5 reviews)
The high-wheeled mud wagon stood before the Yuma House behind two spans of mules. John Dudley stepped into the bright moonlight and handed his valise to the driver who tossed it unceremoniously into the carrying rack. Dudley was leaving to catch a steamer in San Diego bound for New York and, ultimately, to the woman he was to marry. But there was a complication...and her name was Margo.