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Ambrose, Prince of Wessex; Emissary to Byzantium. by Bruce Corbett
Series: The Ambrose Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,790. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Loosely based on the Primary Russian Chronicles, the story is of a Saxon prince and his two companions who arrive at the time of the founding of a Viking empire on the major rivers of Russia. In spite of implacable enemies and rapids, the Vikings and their allies swarm down the Dnieper River and attack the queen of cities -Constantinople.
The Rival Queens by Fidelis Morgan
Series: Countess Ashby dela Zouche & Alpiew. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 112,910. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
London 1699. Those intrepid and impecunious heroines the Countess Ashby de la Zouche and her maidservant Alpiew, with the bailiffs as ever in hot pursuit,are on the trail of a murder. This time an actress loses her head in more senses than one...
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?
Man & Beast by Michael Jensen
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 97,780. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2016 by Brent Hartinger. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
It's 1797 on the American frontier, and 21-year-old John Chapman is lost and alone with winter setting in fast. Stumbling upon a blockhouse in the wilderness, John manages to talk Daniel, the brutish but sexy proprietor, to allow him to stay the winter.
The Darkness: Tales From a Revolution - Maine by Lars D. H. Hedbor
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,530. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016 by Brief Candle Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
George is a simple farmboy, more interested in sneaking a break than in the intrigues of the Revolution. Even after the British come to town in a blaze of cannonfire, he stays out of it... until Louise crosses his path, and draws him into her mysterious world. When that world falls into shadow, the results will make history—and turn George’s life completely upside-down.
Presidential Whispers by Michael Cantwell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,410. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
Have you ever wanted help surviving freshman year in high school? Alex Schuler relies on the past Presidents of the United States. Alex's grandfather removed a magical book from the White House written by the men who founded the USA. When Alex reads from it, Abe Lincoln, Thomas Jefferson, George Washington and others from the past, come alive offering guidance.
The Briton and the Dane (Second Edition) by Mary Ann Bernal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 99,590. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
The Briton and the Dane is a story of love, betrayal, intrigue and warfare taking place in a realm of mystery and darkness, set in ninth century England when the bloodthirsty Vikings raped and pillaged their way across the length and the breadth of the windswept lands.
False Steps: The Space Race as It Might Have Been by Paul Drye
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 91,030. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / General, Fiction » Historical » General
A popular history of the many spacecraft that might have taken us to space, but that fell short for one reason or another. Based on meticulous research from the best available sources, including those long kept secret in Russian archives. With more than two dozen images and diagrams of the space projects that never quite got off the ground.
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.
Tent City: A Mississippi Story by Michael Kelley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,400. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
Set during the voting rights campaign in Mississippi, Tent City tells the story of planter William Flair, who follows his conscience when tenant farmers who have been evicted from their homes ask to set up camp on the Flair plantation. When a protest leader is murdered and three protesters are wrongly accused, it is up to William and a sympathetic deputy sheriff to set the record straight.
Fortune's Slave by Fidelis Morgan
Series: Countess Ashby dela Zouche & Alpiew. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 109,710. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Fourth in Fidelis Morgan’s hugely entertaining series featuring the Countess Ashby de la Zouche and her stupendously bosomed former maid, Alpiew. Caught up in London society's new craze for stocks and shares. Overnight, fortunes are being made, wealth amassed from nothing in a frenzy of speculation. And with these new-found riches anything can be bought: commodities, monkeys…even people.
At the Fringes of Society: A Boston Family's Survival in 1900 Halifax, Nova Scotia by Evelyn Dreiling
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,090. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
When a Boston society woman marries a two-faced scoundrel who threatens her life, she and her family must escape to Halifax, Nova Scotia and must make a new life for themselves. Accustomed to upper class society, they must survive although completely cut off from family in Boston. They face the First World War, the 1917 Halifax Explosion and the rigors of life in reduced circumstances.
Canada's Coming of Age: John and Ellen Tracey by Evelyn Dreiling
Series: The Tracey Irish Family. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,460. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Raised by a family of Irish immigrants to Lower Canada, John and Ellen are the first Canadian-born Traceys. They struggle to make their way in a world dominated by the powerful Scottish immigrants in Montreal, and the well-established French Canadians whose numbers overwhelm other immigrants. Their life experiences reflect the unique spirit of the Irish which is at times comical.
The Pride of Lions by Marsha Canham
Series: The Scotland trilogy, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 127,880. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Bestselling, award-winning author Marsha Canham sweeps the readers into the turbulence and romance of Scotland's quest for freedom, mirrored in a passionate love affair between two born enemies whose lives and destinies become irrevocably bound to the fate of a nation.
More Kings' Toads by John Bottrill
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,380. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Politics and society
The Boterel family continued to spread - in France as in England - in royal favour. Many were kiled in battle in the Hundred Years' War and by the Black Death. The Boterels acquired the lands of the legendary King Arthur, were ennobled and sat in Parliament. But strife within the family led to accusations of witchcraft. Could this have been why the male heirs died and the title left the family?
Blood and Parchment: The Secret Life of Mary Bennet by A.J.L. Zarychta
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,040. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Two years after the scandal and triumph of Pride and Prejudice, forgotten spinster Mary Bennet is content with books, music, and her mother's attempts to find her a husband. This predictable life is destroyed when she and her sister are attacked by a vampire. With Kitty slowly changing into a monster herself, Mary navigates through fear and intrigue to find redemption...and her true self.
Forgiven by Geoff Lawson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,240. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: July 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
In New Zealand, Richard meets Rachel and moves to a larger provincial town to court her. Rachel is intelligent, cultured and charming, but things are not as well as they seem. Brought down by rumour and innuendo she reaches a new low in her life, but with Richard's support her life improves until he volunteers to fight in South Africa and leaves her under a cloud.
Triangle: A Memoir of Black Caesar by Bruce J. Wilson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 199,700. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
"Triangle" is a story of royal intrigue and merciless power, of corporate greed and a life of lawless freedom in the colonial Caribbean. It is a story of treachery, treasure and triumph in the golden age of pirates, slaves, Royal monopolies and brutal competition for a prize known as, "The New World"
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.
A Rebellious Spirit: Daniel Tracey by Evelyn Dreiling
Series: The Tracey Irish Family, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,830. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Historical » Canada
Daniel Tracey, an Irish farmer from Tipperary, seeks escape from hardships in Ireland in 1815, hoping to establish a homestead in Canada for his little family. Instead his family is almost torn apart as he finds himself immersed in the struggle for true political freedom and democracy in Lower Canada and becomes a Patriote fighter in the 1837 Rebellion.