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Desires and Dangers by Leslie Taylor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 200,470. Language: British English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure(4.00 from 1 review)
David Sheldon made his fortune in America. After a terrible loss, he returns home to Derbyshire in 1871. He finds that he has inherited the family estate. He makes a deadly enemy whose hatred puts at risk the lives of his niece and also of Emily, his new love. David risks antagonising a powerful neighbour and his prior, violent and amorous American life, threatens his hopes of love and marriage.
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".
The Last Letters of Jesus: the Secret of the Nazarenes by Antonio Sebastian
Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 105,650. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Religious
Palestine in the first century is a melting pot of Hebrew, Greek, Roman, and Oriental thought, a country at war with its own future. The priests and their cult of animal sacrifice effectively run the Judean Kingdom in the south. Rabbi Yeshua is a prophet and a mystic who can see the approaching holocaust. Within the violence of animal sacrifice, he can see the destruction of the Jewish people.
The Marc Edwards Mystery Series Box Set by Don Gutteridge
Price: $16.99 USD. Words: 408,030. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2015 by Bev Editions. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In the 1830's, British North America throbbed with rebellion. Factions in the Canadas wanted democratic reforms from British overlords. Bands of American gun runners south of the border wanted to annex the territory. In Upper and Lower Canada, English and French settles were at odds. Enter dashing Marc Edwards, soldier, detective, and lawyer working to restore justice in the wild zone.
Hiram's Honor: Reliving Private Terman's Civil War by Max Terman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,240. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Written by an accomplished author and a direct descendant, Hiram's Honor is a riveting true story about a Civil War soldier captured at Gettysburg and sent to Belle Island and Andersonville. He miraculously survived 17 months! Written in the first person, this meticulously researched story is highly praised by the Civil War community and experts at Gettysburg, Manassas, and Andersonville.
Nazi Saboteurs on the Bayou by Steven Burgauer
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 111,490. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
A dead German in a whorehouse bed. A pair of bloated corpses floating in a Mississippi bayou. A mysterious notebook filled with unknown codes and hand drawn maps. A Mafia Don helping the Allies seek revenge on the Fascists. A series of anagrams challenging the code-breaking talents of the brilliant minds at Bletchley Park. A Nazi plot to sabotage the production of Higgins landing craft.
Child of Loki by Richard Denning
Series: Northern Crown, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,620. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 1 review)
A divided land ... a divided family. Child of Loki is the sequel to The Amber Treasure. It follows the story of Cerdic and Northumbria through another six of the darkest years of the dark ages.
Captive Daughter, Enemy Wife by Mary Tweedy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,910. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
In the early seventeenth century Great Lakes area, White Corn, a member of the Neutral Tribe, endures plague, flight down rapids and across Lake Erie, and capture by the ferocious Iroquois. Along with her mother and her half French brother she is forcibly adopted. White Corn learns not only how to survive but how to flourish in a time and place where, as her mother says,"death is always there."
The Pharaoh - Book 1 of the Giza Trilogy by Paul Morrison
Series: Giza Series, Book 1 Giza Trilogy. Price: $3.45 USD. Words: 319,000. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient(5.00 from 1 review)
THE PHARAOH is the fictional account of life and the times of Pharaoh Khufu (2603 B.C. – 2566 B.C.), builder of the largest of the three pyramids on the Giza Plateau. It tells the story of his life and of the construction of his House of Eternity, the vehicle which will carry him into the After Life...
Artemisia - a Regency Novel in the Tradition of Jane Austen by DG Rampton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,560. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency(5.00 from 3 reviews)
"A fun confection with a romantic spirit and droll English characters." "I highly recommend this novel and author to readers who love Jane Austen, Georgette Heyer and traditional Regency romances!" - Austenesque Reviews "Artemisia...is a great success; a protagonist of whom Jane Austen would have approved, majoring in wit and intelligence" - Richmond Magazine (UK)
A Quest for Mr Darcy by Cassandra Grafton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 188,190. Language: British English. Published: June 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Rejected by Elizabeth Bennet, Mr Darcy returns from a year of travelling determined to find a wife, and soon settles on a suitably eligible young lady. But what befell Elizabeth’s family in his absence? And what of the new tenants on his estate named Bennet? Are their paths fated to cross again and, if so, will his life be turned upside down, or can he remain steady to his purpose?
Storm and Silence by Robert Thier
Series: Storm and Silence Saga, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 287,100. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Freedom – that is what Lilly Linton wants most in life. Not marriage, and certainly not love, thank you very much! But freedom is a rare commodity in 19th-century London, where girls are expected to spend their lives sitting at home, fully occupied with looking pretty. Lilly is at her wits’ end – until a chance encounter with a dark, dangerous and powerful stranger changes her life forever...
Lily's Story by Don Gutteridge
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 287,940. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Bev Editions. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Canada(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Lily’s Story tells the tale of a remarkable pioneer woman, born in the backwoods of Ontario in 1840. Lily’s struggle to survive and grow and discover her place in the scheme of things is complicated by the travail of frontier living, and the impact of historical events themselves. Lily’s Story is part history and part fable, with historical personages and a bizarre gallery of local characters.
Old Balmain House Book Series by Graham Wilson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 180,870. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Two courageous Sydney families sit at the centre of this story. Linking them is a small girl Sophie who vanished 100 years ago. It is a story of people's ordinary lives, how they are touched and shaped by tragedy and yet rise above adversity. Mostly set around the beautiful inner city suburb of Balmain and an old house there, parts of the story traverse the remote Australian outback
Belle City by Penny Mickelbury
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 185,830. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014 by Whitepoint Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
This saga of love, land and loss is told from the disparate perspectives of Ruth Thatcher, who is Black, and Jonas Thatcher, who is White, and spans nearly a century. During the course of their lifetimes, Ruth and Jonas-- and their respective families have prospered-- but it is left for their descendants to come to grips with the long-unacknowledged truth that the two families are actually one.
Doorsteps & Dreams by Sian Turner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,020. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In 1958, Carys Bowen marries, given away by her 'wonderful father.' But her husband doesn't want his wife to work. Carys (now known as Carrie), is keen to move back to Wales and finally an opportunity arises. Longing to become a mother, Carrie finds that fate has other ideas. Then tragedy strikes... Can Carrie ever repair her relationship with her father? Is it time for her to stop running away?
The Beloved One by Danelle Harmon
Series: The de Montforte Brothers, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,240. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America(3.33 from 3 reviews)
In this sensual Cinderella story, Englishman Lord Charles de Montforte awakens in the tender care of an American beauty after being wounded in battle. She has long wished for someone to take her away from a cruel step-family, but the handsome stranger is from an enemy land ... and he's sworn to love another. Book 2 in the De Montforte Brothers series by critically acclaimed author Danelle Harmon
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.
In the Eye of the Storm by Robert Thier
Series: Storm and Silence Saga, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,900. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Egypt... land of romance, mystery, and exploding camels. Lilly Linton thought she’d be ready for anything after one month of working for her boss – cold, calculating businessman Rikkard Ambrose. But when they embark on a perilous hunt through the desert, she has to face dangers beyond anything she has encountered before: deadly storms, marauding bandits, and worst of all, a wedding ring!
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"