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The Girl in the Lighthouse (Arrington Saga, book 1) by Roxane Tepfer Sanford
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,450. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(4.33 from 3 reviews)
ARRINGTON book #1 2nd edition Not since V.C. Andrews gothic novel Flowers in the Attic has there been a series of books so shocking and immersed in dark family secrets. Author Roxane Tepfer Sanford has captured a strikingly similar gothic fiction style in her debut novel, The Girl in the Lighthouse. A recommended read for every V.C. Andrews fan.
Lithgow by Chris Craig
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,840. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Lithgow: an Australian historical novel telling the story of nineteenth century free settlers. The book follows a Scots family swept up by tides of change, struggling in a world forged in battle at Waterloo. Victims of social and economic turmoil in the old world, they seek a future in the new, but the same evils have followed them around the globe.
Riverbreeze: Part 2 by Ellen E. Johnson
Series: Riverbreeze trilogy, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 145,790. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America(4.33 from 3 reviews)
In the unstable colony of 1643 Virginia, two brothers marry twin sisters and together face life's challenges, family betrayal and the torment of Indian attack and war
Michal's Window (A Novel: King David's First Wife) by Rachelle Ayala
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 173,270. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general(4.33 from 3 reviews)
In ancient Israel, where women are property, Princess Michal loves her father's worst enemy, the future King David. She sacrifices everything to save his life, but will her heart survive war and separation? A novel of betrayal, forbidden love, and redemption, Michal's Window is an imaginative retelling of King David's story through the eyes of the woman who loved him first.
Rise Above by AM Kirkby
Price: Free! Words: 12,430. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A reclusive scholar, worn down by political demands of his new post as Archbishop, retires on his physician's orders to one of his country manors to convalesce. His illness, his disillusion with public life, and a new friend make a dangerous mixture...
Of Secrets, Letters, and Lions by A.E. Moseley
Series: Secrets of the Lion, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 7,750. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal(4.33 from 3 reviews)
"Father has started keeping secrets so deep and so large that he has locked himself in his study..." so starts the series of letters that Hannah Hunt sends to her best friend in America. With her friend's encouragement, Hannah teams up with her younger sister in hopes of solving the mystery surrounding their father. But what the girls are unaware of is just how dark and deadly his secrets are.
Kate by Dwight W. Hunter
Price: Free! Words: 60,640. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Western(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Kate was born, post Civil War, in Western Appalachia. Turning eighteen, tragedy forced her to face the world alone. A Bounty Hunter introduced her to a world populated by trains, hotels, steamships, fashionable clothes, society and tracking dangerous felons. Kate is a strong lady in all aspects of her life, willing to break cultural codes on how women were obliged to deport themselves.
Art and Artifice by Regina Scott
Series: The Lady Emily Capers, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,720. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Lady Emily Southwell and her three friends are determined that the world will speak in reverent tones of the year they made their debuts in London. Then her longtime betrothed Lord Robert declares his intent to marry her immediately. It’s up to Lady Emily to use her art to uncover artifice and discover whether Lord Robert has something more up his sleeve than a nicely muscled arm. Clean romance.
Brambleman by Jonathan Grant
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 184,110. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary(4.31 from 13 reviews)
2013 Benjamin Franklin Award Homeless writer Charlie Sherman is tricked by a stranger into finishing a dead man’s book about the 1912 ethnic cleansing of African Americans in Forsyth County GA. Charlie uncovers a more recent crime that enriches a Forsyth clan. He becomes convinced he’s been chosen by a Higher Power to wreak justice and vengeance upon those who profit from evil. Things get weird.
Salt Bride: A Georgian Historical Romance by Lucinda Brant
Series: Salt Hendon, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 117,800. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2010 by Sprigleaf. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency(4.29 from 7 reviews)
ON SALE FOR A LIMITED TIME England, 1763. The Earl of Salt Hendon and squire's daughter Jane Despard share a secret past of mistrust and heartache. Forced into a marriage neither wants, the patient and ever optimistic Jane believes love conquers all; the Earl will take some convincing. Enter Diana St. John, who will go to extremes, even murder, to hold the Earl's attention.
Ride to Raton by Marsha Ward
Series: The Owen Family Saga, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,710. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Western(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Book 4: The Owen Family Saga. James Owen leaves home to make a new life for himself, and discovers that post-Civil War Colorado is a dangerous place for an ex-Confederate. He meets beautiful young Amparo Garcés, who came from Santa Fe to marry a stranger, and a twist of fate changes their lives forever.
An Ever Fixed Mark by Jessie Olson
Price: Free! Words: 149,360. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Lizzie Watson ran away from a broken heart into a new dress size. She runs right into Ben Cottingham and finds he isn’t just the boy who pined after her friend in high school. In fact he wasn’t a boy at all, but something entirely different. A different type of human that never ages, never gets ill, and needs the blood of another human to stay that way.
The Wicked One by Danelle Harmon
Series: The de Montforte Brothers, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,180. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(4.25 from 4 reviews)
England, 1777: "The bluest of blood; the boldest of hearts; the de Montforte brothers will take your breath away." The powerful and manipulative Duke of Blackheath meets his match in a fiery and dangerous American woman bent on revenge in this spectacular conclusion to Danelle Harmon's critically acclaimed de Montforte Brothers series!
Yoikes by James Field
Series: The Cloud Brother's Short Stories. Price: Free! Words: 9,030. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Alf and Bert, security, play with an experimental gadget that transports them back to the twelfth century. Frightened to tamper with history, they tread carefully–at first. Unable to withstand the challenge, they end in a tournament, fighting with knights, the threat to history forgotten…
Crestmont by Holly Weiss
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,060. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010 by Star Publish LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(4.20 from 5 reviews)
Gracie Antes leaves an unhappy home to pursue her singing career dream. Big city bound, she accepts a housemaid job at the bustling Crestmont Inn. There, Gracie encounters opera singer Rosa Ponselle and finds family she never imagined could be hers. Step back into the 1920s and experience life at The Crestmont Inn. Discover with Gracie that sometimes we must trade loss for happiness.
Bewitching Kisses (Bewitching Kisses Series) by Rainy Kirkland
Price: Free! Words: 99,760. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America(4.18 from 11 reviews)
Betrayed by a greedy half-brother who coveted her inheritance, then accused by her superstitious Salem neighbors of practicing witchcraft, Sarah Townsend found herself kidnapped, sold into bondage, and thrown into the hold of a ship bound for Williamsburg Virginia. A Puritan who believes to show one's bare arm is a sin, now finds herself in Williamsburg.
Carnelian by B. Kristin McMichael
Series: The Chalcedony Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,430. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal(4.17 from 12 reviews)
Mari’s past is deeper than she ever imagined. Going off to college opens her eyes to her past in time for her to decide her future.
Kitsune-Tsuki by Laura VanArendonk Baugh
Series: Kitsune Tales, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,020. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(4.14 from 14 reviews)
Winner 2012 Luminis Prize "Could not put down once started" "Twisty! Turny! Magical! Wonderful!" The onmyouji Tsurugu has been engaged to protect the warlord's bride from the fox spirit rumored to be near. Tsurugu and the shadow-warrior Shishio Hitoshi face an impossible challenge in teasing out a shape-shifter -- if one even exists. But an onmyouji knows secrets even the shadows do not....
Noble Satyr: A Georgian Historical Romance by Lucinda Brant
Series: Roxton, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 124,880. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2010 by Sprigleaf. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency(4.14 from 7 reviews)
1740s France and England. Abandoned at the court of Versailles, Antonia turns to the all-powerful Duke of Roxton to help her escape a lecherous nobleman. Roxton is an unlikely savior—arrogant, promiscuous, and sinister. Antonia's unquestioning belief in him may just be his salvation, and her undoing. Award-wining PREQUEL to the Roxton Family Saga, set 25 yrs prior to Book 2 Midnight Marriage