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Bethel Manor by Beatrice Fishback
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,980. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Bethel Manor, an inspirational romance, takes place during the Victorian era with engaging characters such as the wealthy Fredrick Shaw and his feisty daughter, Clare. Enjoy the rugged countryside as James Winthrop Blackwell travels across England. Revel in the setting, Bethel Manor, a place of magnificence and style where servants know secrets and the owner is a man of propriety and integrity.
The Book of Lismore by Yvonne Marjot
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,610. Language: British English. Published: July 14, 2015 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
While visiting the beautiful Hebridean island of Lismore, Cas and Sam stumble upon a new chapter of the island’s past. Once again, they are confronted by the ghosts of the distant past, and ancient tragedy combines with present danger as each is faced with a fresh challenge.
Falling Umbrella Hunter Night: A Novelette by Séan Ó Tuathaigh
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,490. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
JULY 1940. Europe has fallen. While the world trembles, the village of Ballanaul, in the west of Ireland, is preparing to defend itself against all comers. Tom Toomey, would-be poet, is armed and waiting alongside a retired policeman, three schoolboys and a mysterious blow-in. With any luck, Tom will impress Peggy; the local beauty. And if some potcheen helps him along, all the better.
The Ghostly Father by Sue Barnard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,900. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Romeo & Juliet - was this what really happened? When Juliet Roberts is asked to make sense of an ancient Italian manuscript, she little suspects that she will find herself propelled into the midst of one of the greatest love stories of all time. But this is only the beginning. As more hidden secrets come to light, Juliet discovers more about her famous namesake.
Settling the Account (Promises to Keep: Book 3) by Shayne Parkinson
Series: Promises To Keep, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 218,540. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » Victorian(4.90 from 70 reviews)
Amy watches in growing fear the worsening confrontation between her husband and her son, until she realises that only one of them can survive it. How long can she keep them apart? The final volume in "Promises to Keep". It follows directly on from Book Two, "Mud and Gold".
Kindred Spirits: Tower of London by Jennifer C Wilson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,070. Language: British English. Published: October 27, 2015 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A King, three Queens, a handful of nobles and a host of former courtiers… In the Tower of London, the dead outnumber the living, with Tudor Queens Anne Boleyn and Katherine Howard rubbing shoulders with one man who has made his way back from his place of death to discover the truth about the disappearance of his famous nephews. Amidst the chaos of daily life, King Richard III takes control.
Fred's Funeral by Sandy Day
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,780. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Fred Sadler just died of old age. It’s 1986, seventy years after he marched off to WWI. Fred's ghost hovers near the ceiling. To Fred’s dismay, the arrangement of his funeral falls to his sister-in-law, Viola. As she dominates the remembrance of Fred, he agonizes over his inability to set the record straight. Fred’s memories clash with Viola’s version as the family gathers to pay their respects.
Icelandic Fairy and Folktales (revised 2017) by Jack Turbes
Price: $5.00 USD. (Free!) Words: 63,980. Language: American English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Fantasy » General
An English translation of the 1919 German compilation of old Icelandic short tales and legends originally published by Åge Avenstrup & Elisabeth Treitel. Most of these tales take place in actual locales in Iceland that still exist today, so most of these tales now include locator maps of the places in Iceland where these tales are set, some with links to satellite or actual street-level views.
A Second Chance by Shayne Parkinson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 167,880. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » General(4.89 from 56 reviews)
Amy uses the second chance she had hardly dared dream of to make up for the wasted years. But a familiar face from long ago makes an unwelcome reappearance, threatening her new-found happiness. Payback has more than one meaning, and sometimes people get what they deserve. "A Second Chance" is the sequel to the three-volume work "Promises to Keep"
The Year That Never Was by Pat Ritter
Series: Outback Australia. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,620. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Inspirational
AUTHORS NOTE: Fourth in this 'Outback Australia' series from 1899 to 1902 in Australian history. Australians fought in the Boer War in South Africa. Federation of our nation. Two great events in our history during this period. Although this book is fictional many of the events are true in our history. Each character is created from my imagination.
The Highwayman of Cordovia by Linda Weaver Clarke
Series: The Rebel Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,110. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
With the help of a bold highwayman and a pastor’s daughter, they try to save their country from being taken over by a power-hungry leader. As they strive to stop the Kingmen and thwart their plans, Christine finds herself falling in love with Austin Knight. The only problem with their relationship is that she thinks he is her knight in shining armor instead of a highwayman.
Riding the Devil by Robin Radlauer-Cramer
Price: $1.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 71,570. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
Riding the Devil tells the story of José, an eleven-year-old boy living in the rich setting of a Southern California Rancho while California was still part of a newly independent Mexico. José dreams of being a vaquero, a cowboy. However, he must first conquer his fears by facing the injustices of his era, animal cruelty, wild animals, and the vindictive young vaquero, Chaco.
Crescent Moon Rising by Peter Tanner
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 119,290. Language: American English. Published: November 10, 2017 by Tanner Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
A new president has decided to make war on terrorists. Unconventional warfare requires Colonel Holly West to come up with unconventional means.
Lord Calne's Christmas Ruby by Jude Knight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,360. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
When an impoverished earl sets out to help a wealthy merchant's daughter solve the mystery of her aunt's disappearing inheritance, neither intend romance. He can't afford to wed, and won't live on his wife. She won't marry a fortune hunter. But pride is a cold bedfellow, and Christmas may bring a change of heart.
Wicked Deception (Regency Sinners 4) by Carole Mortimer
Series: Regency Sinners. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,680. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
Maximilian Smythe, the Earl of Carlton arrives in Cornwall under the guise of investigating the smuggling along the county's rocky coastline. In reality he is there to ascertain whether his young and beautiful widowed stepmother, Lady Heather Smythe, is a traitor to the English Crown. Old passions flare into life as turbulent and dangerous as the sea crashes in the cove beneath Treganon House.
The Coldest December- a Short Story Collection to Remember the Halifax Explosion by Quarter Castle Publishing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,350. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Quarter Castle Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Historical » Canada
On December 6, 2017, Nova Scotia will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Halifax Explosion. More than 2,000 people were killed and another 9,000 were injured from the largest man-made explosion of its time. To pay tribute to the victims, survivors and heroes who emerged from the disaster, Quarter Castle Publishing gathered a collection of fictional short stories connected to the Explosion.
Highlander Entangled by Vonda Sinclair
Series: Highland Adventure. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,530. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Upon witnessing Lady Kristina MacQueen being held hostage by the enemy, Colin Cameron resolves to rescue her. When Red Holme sees Colin, he recognizes his enemy from a decade earlier and craves revenge even more than he lusts for the lady. Though Colin has sworn to never fall in love again, he cannot defend his heart against the strong, spirited and lovely lass who is like no other.
Return to Thunder Mountain by Ed Dunlop
Series: Kingdom Tales from Terrestria. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,030. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The Star of Ruskin, a magnificent sapphire necklace worth hundreds of thousands of florins, has been in the House of Vanderbough for generations. When Lord Byron presents young Lady Aldith with the valuable necklace and asks for her hand in marriage, she eagerly accepts and makes plans to run away to Karniva with him. But when the Star of Ruskin disappears, Aldith begins to wonder...
Poisoning the Nest by Natalie Muller
Price: $4.99 $3.49 USD. (30% off!) Words: 82,680. Language: Australian English. Published: October 20, 2017 by Black Cockie Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Jack Kelly signed up, the war was meant to be over by Christmas. It was supposed to be an adventure, a chance to escape his life for a little, something to tell the grandkids about. But it wasn’t the adventure they promised, and heroism is more complicated than it seems in stories. While stories cover painful memories.