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Crestmont by Holly Weiss
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,070. 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: 88,310. 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.
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)
France and England in the age of hedonism and enlightenment. A green-eyed beauty is abandoned at the court of Versailles. The predatory Comte de Salvan plots her seduction. An all-powerful adversary snatches her to safety. But is he noble savior or a satyr most despicable? -- Classic romance in the tradition of Georgette Heyer, winner of the $10,000 Woman's Day/Random House Romantic Fiction Prize.
Storyteller by G. R. Grove
Series: Storyteller, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,450. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General(4.13 from 8 reviews)
“Blood and fire, gold and steel and poetry, a river’s voice in the silence of the night, and the shining strings of a harp – all these and more I have known in my time.” As a wandering storyteller and would-be bard in 6th century Britain, young Gwernin encounters enemies both human and supernatural, finds love and friendship, and learns the true meaning of a Bard’s profession.
The Witch Watch by Shamus Young
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 119,030. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian(4.10 from 10 reviews)
A young lady with a head for invention, a boy with a gift for sorcery, and a rotting corpse with a dry sense of humor all find themselves fighting against a strange new threat in Victorian-era London.
Season of Regret by Brenda B. Dawson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,400. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011 by 2fires Publishing Co.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General(4.00 from 5 reviews)
The bride wore black: severe, sedate, sorrowful black. A spirited teenager, Gillian Heinrich is pregnant and abandoned by her one-time lover. Fearing the disdain for his child in their 1950’s small town, her father bribes his ranch hand, Charlie Barnes, to wed his rebellious and unwilling daughter. Charlie readily agrees, never realizing he’s sealed his own fate in the Season of Regret.
The Battle of Chibi by Hock G. Tjoa
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,070. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient(4.00 from 5 reviews)
This book retells selections (translated by the author) from the great classic, the "Romance of the Three Kingdoms." This novel combines fascinating characters in action as well as classic ideas in conflict, battle scenes, deception and earnest debate; there is even a marriage arranged to entrap the Loyalist leader.
Olivia's Mine by Janine McCaw
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,360. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(4.00 from 4 reviews)
It’s 1915, and newlywed Olivia Fitzgerald is leaving her affluent Seattle family to join her husband Frank in Canada, at the isolated mining community of Britannia Beach. Before she even has a chance to settle in, many of the people she meets are killed in a horrific natural disaster, triggering the first of a series of events about to befall the young Olivia, and the tightly knit community.
The Merry Marquis by Meredith Bond
Series: Merry Men, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,440. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency(4.00 from 4 reviews)
It is only at the pianoforte with beautiful music flowing from her fingertips that Teresa Seton is happy. New to English society, she feels awkward and unsure of herself. Only the attentions of her handsome neighbor can convince her that she is where she belongs—a stolen kiss proves that he means what he says. But the kiss is witnessed and the pair are forced to marry for propriety’s sake.
Journey from Walara by Laurel Lamperd
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,970. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Journey from Walara is the second book in the Danyari series. It is 1940. Danny and Will Hennessy have left their father, Jack Hennessy, to run Walara and gone to war. Danny is flying Lancasters over Germany. Will has joined the Militia forces and is sent to New Guinea. Danny and Will's lives are changed when they meet and fall in love two young women.
The Republican Coin by Pamela Lamb
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,870. Language: Australian English. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(4.00 from 3 reviews)
In the dying days of the Roman republic, Marcus drops a coin on the ramparts of a hill fort in south west Britannia. Why is he there 80 years before Britannia is invaded by the troops of the Emperor Claudius? In 1966 the coin is found by Lynette, volunteering on a dig in her summer holidays. The coin could rewrite the history of Britain but, for Lynette, it holds memories she’d rather forget.
The Unwanted Heiress by Amy Corwin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,500. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency(4.00 from 3 reviews)
She’s an American heiress nobody wants; he’s a Duke every woman is after…and neither is prepared for romance or murder. When Nathaniel, Duke of Peckham, meets Charlotte, he’s suspicious of her indifference. Too many women have tried to catch him. However, Charlotte is more interested in dead pharaohs than English dukes and laughs at both him, and his suspicions.
Pecos Valley Diamond by Alice Duncan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,100. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Historical » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
It's the "Roaring '20s," but you wouldn't know the era was roaring if you lived in southeastern New Mexico. When Annabelle Blue sets out to solve an old mystery and a new murder, her reluctant sometime boyfriend, Phil Gunderson, is far from happy.
The Amber Treasure by Richard Denning
Series: Northern Crown, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 94,230. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(4.00 from 2 reviews)
“I will take care of the body of my lord and you can carry the sword, story teller. For all good stories are about a sword.” Cerdic, the nephew of a warrior, dreams of the glories of battle. When war comes for real, his sister is kidnapped, his family betrayed and his uncle's legendary sword stolen. Cerdic is thrown into the struggles that will determine the future of 6th century Britain.
Last of the Ninth by Stephen Lorne Bennett
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 140,620. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Can the dead hold sway among the living? A Roman legion has been annihilated and an imperial agent has vanished. Malorix, "the Emperor's assassin", follows their trail eastward. Led on his journey by the ghosts of a dark present and a darker past, he moves inexorably toward a final confrontation with the Reaper, the terrible spectre that haunts the last survivors of Rome's infamous Spanish Legion.
Pearces' Ocean by A. J. Pearce
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 132,530. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011 by Bev Robitai. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Author Tony Pearce uses his own family legends as a base for this rollicking tale. Simon Pearce, born in poverty on the Isles of Scilly in Cornwall, England, escapes a dangerous life of smuggling to rise up through the ranks and eventually captain his own ship. He marries a beautiful Portuguese woman, starting a family dynasty that flourishes through the excitements of the 18th century.
An Irish Nurse in Africa by Brian Ross
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 154,300. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Historical novel during Boer War of 1899 in South Africa. An Irish Nurse, Frances O'Driscoll, is serving with the British Royal Army Medical Corps in the Colony of Natal when war breaks out. She has many adventures, including capture by the Boers. Frances meets her older runaway brother who leads a Boer Commando. A tale of divided loyalty, a feisty young woman making her way in a man's world.
Uncivil Dead by Jeremiah Coe
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,320. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011 by NetBound Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
If you enjoyed Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter, you'll love this. It's the Civil War and a small garrison of Union soldiers are waiting for an inevitable Confederate attack. Deep in the surrounding woods a horror is beginning. The dead are starting to rise and are in search of living flesh. This tale of Zombies and the Civil War is expertly crafted by horror author, Jeremiah Coe.
City on Clouds by Marco Peel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,910. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » Medieval(4.00 from 2 reviews)
With her thesis on the Children’s Crusade of 1212, and her life in general, going nowhere, Alisha volunteers to teach English in a remote village in Sudan, only to get more than she bargained for. Two stories instead of one, with all the dark magical realism of a medieval tale. Only, one of them isn’t medieval...