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The Scarab Heart (US Edition)
By Michael Gallagher
Series: The Lizzie Blaylock Books (US Editions), Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,040. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by Seventh Rainbow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Theft and murder are afoot at an archeological dig in 1885 Egypt. Lizzie Blaylock, world renowned ghost channeler, and her mentor, Miss Otis, thought they were simply there to vacation, especially as Lizzie wants nothing more to do with her powers. Her powers, though, have other things in mind.
The Wicked One
By Danelle Harmon
Series: The de Montforte Brothers, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,180. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
0.25 star(4.25 from 4 reviews)
England, 1777: "The bluest of blood; the boldest of hearts; the de Montforte brothers will take your breath away." The powerful and manipulative Duke of Blackheath meets his match in a fiery and dangerous American woman bent on revenge in this spectacular conclusion to Danelle Harmon's critically acclaimed de Montforte Brothers series!
The Bridge of Dead Things (US Edition)
By Michael Gallagher
Series: The Lizzie Blaylock Books (US Editions), Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 84,770. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by Seventh Rainbow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(5.00 from 1 review)
Murky Victorian London. 13-year-old Lizzie Blaylock is having a rough time. Her dad’s been fired, her sister has tuberculosis, and she just had some sort of fit at school for which she’s been expelled. When she has another fit, however, she and those around her slowly begin to realize that she may have special powers…powers to communicate with the dead.
The Opa Legacy
By Janie Van Komen
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 78,340. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
1880's Willem Albert van Komen survives the Typhoid and Yellow Fever plagues in the West Indies plus the unexplained death of a friend. Upon his return to the Netherlands he finds a wife, a faith, and a family, leaving them a simple but profound legacy. This fictionalized history reveals the greatness of an understated life.
Hidden Truths
By Jae
Series: The Oregon, 2.1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 160,670. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Ylva Publishing. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
“Luke” Hamilton has been living as a husband and father for the past seventeen years. No one but her wife, Nora, knows she is not the man she appears to be. They have raised their daughters to become honest and hard-working young women, but even with their loving foundation, Amy and Nattie are hiding their own secrets. (2nd revised edition)
The Deadly Playground - 1914
By Robert Carter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,660. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The Deadly Playground is the 1st volume of a story of the prestigious Barrington family during the Great War. A tale of espionage, romance and a portrait of power & influence as the curtain rises on the first act of a Century of tumultuous conflict. Hallmarked by attention to historical detail, this novel comes with a guarantee — the reader will see the Great War in a completely new light.
Illuminations of the Heart
By Joyce DiPastena
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 148,450. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Siri is a medieval illuminator who bears an uncanny resemblance to Triston de Brielle's late wife. Or does she? Her merry laughter and twinkling eyes are very different from his late wife's shy smiles and quiet ways. She has illuminated many a priceless book with pen and paint, but can her own vibrant spirit illuminate the darkness in Triston’s soul and make his heart beat for her alone?
The Lost Orchid
By Pamela Kelt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,350. Language: British English. Published: April 3, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Flora McPhairson finds sanctuary at the home of her uncle, veteran plant collector-turned hybridiser. All is not well at the orchid houses in Warwickshire. In this hotbed of intrigue, deceit and danger, events take an even more sinister turn. Soon Flora and journalist William Carter find themselves in a fight against ruthless foes as they battle to save the reputation of the nation itself...
Back From Chaos
By Yvonne Hertzberger
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 112,170. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Klast, the loner, must save a maid, unmask a traitor, and make peace with his destiny; a most unlikely hero, chosen by Earth to restore Her Balance.
What the Duke Wants
By Kristin Vayden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,930. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014 by Blue Tulip Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
What the duke wants…. Is not three young ladies for wards. Nor is the responsibility for finding them a governess. Thankfully that is delegated to his housekeeper, who he might add is blind as a bat. That really could be the only excuse she has for hiring Carlotta. Because Carlotta is far too beautiful to be a governess.
Aeneis Liber Sextus
By Dirk Bontes
Price: $3.27 USD. Words: 28,250. Language: Dutch. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Aeneas, de zoon van de godin Aphrodite, was één van de weinige stervelingen die het dodenrijk bezocht en ervan terugkeerde. Aeneas' reis naar de Onderwereld werd beschreven door Vergilius. Dit boek is een vertaling uit het Latijn van die fascinerende reis. Het bevat tevens vele verrassende commentaren en interpretaties en korte taalkundige analyses van de betekenis van de gebruikte namen.
Natalie Tereshchenko - The Other Side
By Elizabeth Audrey Mills
Series: Natalie Tereshchenko, Book Two. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,640. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
They wanted her to become the new Tsarina, but Natalie had other plans. Now she finds herself in the heart of the Kremlin, trying to hide her true identity. In this sequel to ‘Lady In Waiting’ the tension explodes into terrifying action. All protection lost, and deceived by her own mother, Natalie must again cross Russia searching for her beloved Max, relentlessly pursued by unknown assassins.
Mail-Order Brides of the West: Evie
By Caroline Fyffe
Series: The McCutcheon Family, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,010. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
MAIL-ORDER BRIDES OF THE WEST is a new western historical romance series created in collaboration by USA Today Bestselling Authors Caroline Fyffe and Debra Holland.
Pearl River
By John Jackson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 79,090. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A Virginia-born physician returns from a surgical apprenticeship in Paris, vowing to avenge his father's death at the defense of Washington in the War of 1812. Returning by way of the Gulf of Mexico, he travels along the Pearl River searching for General Andrew Jackson's army. Befriended by Choctaw Indians, he is guided to the army and joins to participate in the Battle of New Orleans.
Lord Scoundrel Dies - A Regency Murder Mystery
By Kate Harper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,140. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Harriet Honeywood agrees to retrieve a stolen family heirloom she does not anticipate that she will discover the body of Lord Sutton. The man was a scoundrel who made a business out of blackmail and Harry is determined to return everything he stole. But her good intentions may make her the second victim - can the delectable Viscount Talisker keep her safe or is she, too, destined to die?
Pharaoh's Midwives A Retelling of the Nurse Midwives in Exodus
By Mark Darby
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,960. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Exodus calls them Puah and Shipporah. Both are proud Egyptians who are also the reluctant midwives to the Apiru, the disgusting underclass of Egypt. Yet, when a given a command to commit genocide, Puah and Shipporah side with the Apiru . Pharaoh's Midwives is a story of their personal transformation from passive Egyptian aristocrats to heroic leaders of a new people.
A Pocket Full of Shells
By Jean Reinhardt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,110. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
When a baby girl is born to a young Irish fisherman and his wife during the second year of The Great Hunger, the young couple choose to remain in Ireland. While friends and family emigrate, James makes the difficult decision to stay behind but struggles to provide for his young family. This is a story of love, hardship and resilience during one of the darkest periods of Ireland's history.
The Courageous Heart
By Merry Farmer
Series: The Noble Hearts, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,750. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
He was the hero of the Crusades, King Richard’s favorite, but when he returned home, Ethan lost everything he’d been fighting for, including his true love, Joanna. When the fate of Joanna’s master and mistress, Ethan’s worst enemies, falls into his hands, Ethan must choose between the love he could never forget and revenge that he has waited for years to exact.
The Cross Of Santiago
By Evie Gaughan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,400. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
When a long-lost aunt bequeaths a mysterious golden cross to Amanda Morrison, a strange series of events ensues. On a quest to find the truth about her family's past, Amanda unlocks the secret to an ancient love story, destined to find its happy ending. An intriguing tale of love, redemption and the power of a soul's promise.
Marius' Mules VI: Caesar's Vow
By S.J.A. Turney
Series: Marius' Mules, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 161,860. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
It is the eve of destruction. Gaul seethes and bucks more than ever in revolt against the Roman invader just as Rome similarly begins to show its cracks. Caesar has made a vow to men and Gods alike to end the life of Ambiorix, and naught will stand in the way of that vow's completion - not Gaul, nor Roman, nor reason itself. Can Fronto halt the destruction of the Belgae and fulfill Caesar's vow?