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Charm Speaker by Teresa Hubley
Series: The Hob Scourge Saga, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,940. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Siblings Sophia and Sergei are about to approach the sinister Black Vole Road where the mysterious Grudzori await, ready to kidnap one of them and open the door to a world where demons and shape shifters threaten. Their ambitious lawyer's plots to seize their estate seem trivial, compared to the dangers of a perilous rescue mission, but can still bring calamity.
The Veiled Assassin, a Novel of the Late Roman Empire by Q. V. Hunter
Series: The Embers of Empire, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,820. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014 by Eyes and Ears. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
A thrilling spy adventure in 347 AD Numidia, "A Veiled Assassin" takes the 'Roman fiction' fan to a broiling desert beset by suicidal extremists fighting the Roman army and the Christian church it now defends. Marcus wagers that surviving a deadly mission will earn him freedom from slavery, but has he bargained on betrayal by the man he respects most in the world? Fast-paced and well-researched.
Independence by Kate Kasserman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 184,880. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » General(4.00 from 1 review)
An orphaned girl in revolutionary America tries to hide her damning past and save the rebel officer she secretly loves.
Turning Points by Sian Turner
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 99,720. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When her mother dies, 10-year-old Carys Bowen's father sends her to live with her aunt proving, in Carys' mind, that she isn't good enough. Auntie Mary suspects that Carys' dad was 'fooling around' while his wife was dying. The story follows Carys' life from 1944 to 1958, through her transition from child to young woman and her job as a nanny. Will Carys be able to put the past behind her?
Every 2 Minutes by Janet Roberts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,470. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
this moving book tells the story of a young british man who, to his horror, find that, whilst in india, he has contracted the dreaded disease of leprosy. there is no cure and no hope, he just has to spend his life in a leper colony. but instead he lives a full and worthwhile life, brimming love. It is a story that will warm your heart and remain long in your memory.
Saturday Night Dance Club by Karen Truesdell Riehl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
Pearl's young world is shattered when Papa orders her to leave home. She takes with her the secret of catching Papa in the pantry with the maid. Pearl finds a job in the city. On weekends she heads downtown to the Canteen to volunteer as a "suitable young lady" to dance with the boys in uniform. Pearl considers this her patriotic duty --until Will sweeps her into his arms and heart.
Hiram's Hope: The Return of Isaiah by Max Terman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,900. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Inspirational
Following in the footsteps of Hiram’s Honor, one of Online College’s Best Books for Studying the Civil War, Hiram's Hope: The Return of Isaiah tells how Isaiah, left for dead at Andersonville, survives only to board the ill-fated, over-loaded steamer Sultana. Max Terman weaves a riveting story about this tragedy, the Lincoln Funeral Train, a woman left at Andersonville, and a veteran’s struggle.
Proof Through the Night by Mary Jane Mayo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,450. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
It is July 1812 and Lady Sarah Anne, a high-minded aristocrat traveling on a British ship, is captured by the American privateer, Captain Patrick Morgan. The young United States has declared war against powerful Great Britain. Within the backdrop of the terror of the British siege of the Chesapeake Bay, Lady Sarah Anne and Patrick learn how two opposing hearts and minds can become one.
Hickory Hill by Sherrie Hill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,720. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Since it was built, many people have come and gone through the gates of Hickory Hill, but if they were people of color they usually left in chains to be sold into slavery in Kentucky, or traded out as payment of debts. A well trained slave was as good as cash, sometimes better. It was a way of life that didn’t die easily.
The Secrets of a Viscount by Linda Rae Sande
Series: The Widows of the Aristocracy. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,880. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Godfrey has a secret he’d rather not tell anyone, including the woman he wants to marry. Now if he can quit offending his intended during his marriage proposals, Elise might just agree to marry him! Meanwhile, her niece's curiosity about the rating system used by the men at White's has one of them proposing to her—and they haven't even been introduced! Numbers rule in "The Secret of a Viscount."
Meztli Sacrificial Maiden by Ross Richdale
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,270. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The third in our Ancient Ancestors series is set in 1530 AD Inca times. Meztli is rescued from a sacrificial site before she dies of exposure. This is the story about her life afterwards and how her friends and herself fight for justice from the conquistadors and evil priests of the times. Will their pyramid of gold be discovered by their enemies?
A Clear Eye by Lea Tassie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,890. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(3.00 from 1 review)
In the early 1940s, on a northern Canadian homestead, Callie grows up fast. Her innocence, fostered by isolation and her mother’s determination to force Callie into the outdated pattern of Lillian’s own pre-war youth, is the catalyst of a family feud that tests all Callie’s growing strength as she struggles for the freedom to be herself.
Lizzie : Lethal Innocence - Lizzie Series, Book 1 by J. Robert Whittle
Series: Lizzie, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,160. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 13, 2011 by Whitlands Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(2.00 from 1 review)
Lizzie, a spunky nine-year-old street waif manages to escape the clutches of the law while her friends are deported for stealing food. Later, wandering the streets, she aids an old man and starts selling bread on the street to feed them. Thus begins her life as a budding entrepreneur in London during the Napoleonic Wars, and a chain of events which will change the face of dockland forever
Flesh and Stone by Labake Akinyosoye
Series: The Yomi Olola Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,540. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Historical » General
In the year 1907, in the city of Ile-ife,19 year old Yomi Olola is preparing to wed the man of her dreams when a man is murdered in the palace. A man with many rivals and many secrets. In the rush to judgement, Yomi’s future is shattered. Now, running out of options and allies, she must find the killer herself, no matter what she risks, no matter what it takes. Will she uncover the truth in time?
Slave Queen by George Wolk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,070. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
In Africa, the thirteen-year-old girl named Owerri had been a princess. Then the slavers came, and with her tribe Owerri was marched across the desert to the sea, and the nightmare voyage to the New World began. By the time the ship docked in New Orleans, Owerri knew there was nothing but her pride she could call her own.
White Apache 8: The Trackers by David Robbins
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,680. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2017 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Clay Taggart didn’t live like a coward. He and his renegade Indians spent many a day feeding bounty hunters and bushwhackers to the wolves. Then a bloodthirsty trio came after the White Apache and his followers, prepared to slaughter them like sheep. What the trackers didn’t know was that, try as they might, Taggart would never let anyone kill him like a dog.
Herne the Hunter 20: Hearts of Gold by John J. McLaglen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,300. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2017 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Jed Herne came to the rescue of Mary Anne Marie and her girls whilst on the trail of a gang of bank robbers who'd been posing as a minister and his two sons. Madam Mary Ann Marie offered Herne the Hunter the job of bodyguard to her five 'soiled doves' and able to combine this new post with trailing the gang - Herne accepted. The gang are about to price a high price.
Avenging Steel 1: The Fall of Edinburgh by Ian Hall
Series: Avenging Steel. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,580. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
October 1940... When German troops march triumphantly along the streets of Edinburgh, James Baird feels drawn to watch. The high ramparts of Edinburgh Castle are festooned with garish red swastika banners. Sickened by the music and swaggering Nazis, James takes refuge in Edinburgh University, determined to fight the new oppressors. Thus begins, Avenging Steel, a new Alternative History series.
Miss Morrison's Second Chance by Janis Susan May
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,650. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016 by vinspirepublishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Separated years ago, Verity and Bradford try to ensure the happiness of niece and nephew, Lisbet and Charlie, not knowing their efforts will bring them together again.
Felicity's Folly by Marilyn Clay
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,400. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
When beautiful but independent Felicity Rhoades turns her late husband's manor home into a country boarding house, she is unprepared for the unusual assortment of guests who show up, especially the one who arrives declaring he was chased by a headless horseman! Does the handsome earl have windmills in his head, or has he truly gone around the bend? This paranormal Regency is loads of fun!