Books tagged: 1600s

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Blackbeard: The Devil's Downfall (screenplay)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,910. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Categories: Screenplays » Action Adventure
A young girl sets out on an escapade to avenge the murder of her parents, and discovers a link between her eccentric tattoo and the notorious English pirate Blackbeard, forcing into question more than her identity.
Margaret Of Cork
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,980. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
In the early years of the seventeenth century, Margaret Casey, widow of an Irish gentleman farmer, is evicted from her manor home by the English . Driven west to Munster with her children and retainers, she finds love, honor, and happiness among the grey Kerry stones. But war is forever on the horizon in Ireland, will Cromwell's army ruin everything?
The Genealogy of Herman Webster Mudgett
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Herman Webster Mudgett (1861-1896) was from Gilmanton, New Hampshire. His roots are in rural New England. Aside from Mudgett, his relatives had the surnames Page and Price. My e-book looks Herman Mudgett's ancestry from the family's origins in Exeter and Norfolk in England. I have included ancestral information about the mass murderer's wives, his son and daughter, and one of his accomplices.
Crossing Jordan: Book One of the Keeney Chronicles
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,220. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Follow the adventures of the author as she travels back in time searching for her family's roots in 15th century England, where she ends up becoming her own ancestor.
Their Stories - Chapters 1 thru 10
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Small colonial cemeteries dot the countryside of New England. When I moved to Canton, CT in 2002 I found myself walking my big Black Lab/St. Bernard mix in one of these cemetaries for over a year. The old gravestones inspired writer to do historical research. This quest inspired 40 fictional chapters of which ten (10) are included here. These are Their Stories.
My Wild Highlander
Series: Highland Adventure, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,180. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
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By the king's decree, a half-Scottish and half-French countess with a painful past must marry a Highland rogue with a wicked reputation. Dangerous, greedy enemies threaten her from all sides and she’s in dire need of his protection. Can he break through her icy façade and melt her heart, or will the dark secrets lurking in her past not only cost them their future together, but their very lives?
Three Treasures
Price: Free! Words: 74,820. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Young apothecary Micah Judd is caught up in the stirring events of 1643 when the Civil War comes to Dorchester and deadly adventure seeks him out. Set against the background of real events in those wild times, Three Treasures will appeal to all who enjoy a story of adventure, intrigue and love, and which brings to life the places and people of long ago and the deadly struggle which divided them.