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An Unconventional Officer: Book 1 in the Peninsular War Saga by Lynn Bryant
Price: Free! Words: 183,900. Language: British English. Published: September 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency
A story of love, friendship and war, the novel follows Lieutenant Paul van Daan’s career in the 110th infantry from the bloody field of Assaye into Portugal and Spain as Sir Arthur Wellesley takes command of the Anglo-Portuguese forces against Napoleon. The first in a series following the lives and loves of the men and women of the most unorthodox regiment in Wellington’s army.
W.M. Thackeray's Vanity Fair, Abridged by Emma Laybourn
Price: Free! Words: 180,560. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Vanity Fair follows the fortunes of several families through the Battle of Waterloo and after. It is one of the great Victorian novels, full of life and interest; yet is nowadays little read because of its length. This abridged edition makes Thackeray's classic more approachable for today's reader.
The Triangle by Nakisanze Segawa
You set the price! Words: 86,000. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A gripping tale of intrigue and war in precolonial Africa. Two young people -- Kalinda, a page in the court of the King of Buganda; and Nagawa, one of the king's beautiful young wives -- are swept up in conflict as missionaries, rival tribes and soldiers of fortune vie for power in what is now Uganda. Meticulously researched, this historical novel describes a pivotal moment in African history.
Butcher and Bolt by Will Belford
Price: Free! Words: 73,410. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
In Book Two of the Joe Dean series, Joe finds himself back in France with the Commandos, on a mission to bring Hauptsturmfuhrer Richter to England to face trial for war crimes. From the moment they hit the beach the mission goes to hell. Forced to improvise, Joe and the nascent French Resistance formulate a plan that will take him far from the coast of France and into more danger than ever.
The Parchment Notebook by Jo Chumas
Price: Free! Words: 49,720. Language: British English. Published: July 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Cairo, Egypt, 1919 Hezba, the rebellious seventeen-year-old daughter of the Sultan of Egypt, lives a life of luxury in a mansion overlooking the river Nile. Locked away in the harem, she has everything she wants, except the one thing that will keep her from madness; her freedom.
Living the Blues by Timothy Paterson
Price: Free! Words: 46,810. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Mike Howard's greatest desire was to experience the thrill of performing in a Jazz band. He was very interested in the history of jazz, especially the jazz era of the 1930's. He never dreamed that he would get the chance to fulfill his f=dream. His life would never be the same.
Rose Capel's Sacrifice by Margaret S. Haycraft
Price: Free! Words: 43,560. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2017 by White Tree Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Rose and Maurice Capel find themselves living in poverty through no fault of their own, and their daughter Gwen is dangerously ill and in need of a doctor and medicine, which they cannot possibly afford. There seems to be only one option -- to offer their daughter to Maurice Capel's unmarried sister, Dorothy, living in the beautiful Welsh countryside, and be left with nothing more than memories.
The Girl and the Golden Mirror by Travis A. Chapman
Price: Free! Words: 30,800. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Fantasy, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Lord Fallondon Breck is a young knight seeking for glory in the Kingdom of Heaven. His company of knights are finally stationed to the Syrian road and tasked with an vital mission: stop an unknown killer crucifying those traveling to Antioch. Yet before that, they must win over the reluctant people, their elder, and his beautiful daughter, all while facing the spiritual forces set against them.
Her Disturbing Presence, Part One by Shana Marie
Price: Free! Words: 61,450. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A community stands on the brink of the Neolithic Revolution and its own extinction. The choice becomes clear to those who maintain the old ways: adapt to a new world of farming and secularism or hold fast to the old ways that celebrate natural harmony. One family must strike out on its own to salvage and continue its way of life.
The Misadventures of Captain Stobo by Ron Pearse
Price: Free! Words: 31,910. Language: British English. Published: June 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
The misadventures of Captain Stobo describe the mishaps and exploits of a British soldier, drawn from his memoirs, who fought in the Battle of Quebec in 1775.
Jadwiga by Agnieszka Wielowieyska
Price: Free! Words: 41,890. Language: Polish. Published: May 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
„Jadwiga” to niezwykle ważne wydarzenia historyczne potwierdzone w dokumentach i w kronikach przedstawione w otoczce fikcji. Historię królowej Andegaweńskiej – od chwili jej narodzin do przedwczesnej śmierci w wieku 25 lat – autorka opowiada jednak inaczej, niż tradycyjna literatura czyniła to do tej pory.
The Hawk: Part Eleven by Anna Scott Graham
Series: The Hawk. Price: Free! Words: 78,580. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
As Marek and Klaudia are reunited, John Doe begins his journey home. A stranger facilitates the return of John’s memories, but for Marek, Klaudia’s presence stirs mixed emotions that erupt in passion shared, then recriminations suffered by both. Lynne celebrates a loved one’s homecoming as Marek wonders if Klaudia is lost to him forever.
Transitions by Ruth Reynolds
You set the price! Words: 85,430. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Minnie Sherwood wants the best for all her children and is forced through circumstance to find inner strengths she didn’t know she had. Angie, her second daughter, leaves Sydney in 1954 for a London that exists only in her mind. When reality strikes, she too must cope and adjust to what life has to offer.
Pow Wow with the Dead: Eye of the Eagle - Book Two by Douglas B. Wright
You set the price! Words: 72,790. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier(2.00 from 1 review)
Eote, a modern-day half-Indian, is given the responsibility to prepare himself and a vast army for a final battle against oppressors of the American Indian. He is sent to another dimension to live among native tribes and learn about the injustices first-hand. Will experience among a people marked for annihilation slow or accelerate the prospect of a final battle? Eye of the Eagle Book Two.
Ravensdale by Lucinda Elliot
Price: Free! Words: 93,530. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017 by Freya. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Historical » Regency
When the disgraced Earl turned highwayman Reynaud Ravensdale becomes fascinated by the hoydenish Isabella Murray, she agrees to marry him, on the condition that he help her become a highwaywoman. This hilarious spoof of a favourite theme of traditional historical romance - disgraced Earl turned highwayman - has recently won the B.R.A.G award for outstanding self-published fiction.
The Coffin Maker's Daughters A Matter of Time by Bunny Mitchell
Series: The Coffin Maker's Daughters. Price: Free! Words: 88,200. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When her father dies, Violet has the opportunity to fulfil her dream of travelling but it doesn't work out as she had imagined. In London, she gets involved with the Women's Social and Political Union, is arrested and serves time in Holloway prison where she is forcibly fed. This is the story of one woman's fight for equality, of how she overcame adversity and of an enduring friendship
Finding Michante by Joe B. Slater
Price: Free! Words: 45,490. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 2 reviews)
After fighting first alongside the Redlegs and then the Missouri Bushwackers in the Civil War, James Quinn rides into Nebraska Territory to escape the war. He loses his wife and child and spends the next two with the Cheyenne Dog Soldiers.
Quinn's War by Joe B. Slater
Price: Free! Words: 90,360. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Jamie Quinn is shot and left for dead by three men hunting an escaped slave. He crosses the state of Missouri and finds himself riding first with Jennison’s Jayhawkers and then with Bolin’s bushwackers. He saves one of the men he has been chasing from being sold downriver and, brings down a corrupt plantation owner.
Diary of Death 1819 by Leslie Smith Dow
Price: Free! Words: 39,520. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Biographical
Did the Third Duke of Richmond become a werewolf? His weird and agonizing death was chronicled by his closest aides, who found themselves powerless to prevent his untimely demise. Their diaries were hushed up by the British authorities to prevent the startling details becoming public. This is the gripping story of the last days of Charles Lennox, the "finest formed man in England."