Books tagged: age of sail

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This Corner of the Universe
Series: This Corner of the Universe (TCOTU). Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,380. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When Anelace is sent to investigate accidents plaguing mining operations in a remote star system, Captain Garrett Heskan suspects more than random mishaps are in play. As the mystery unfolds, the stakes turn deadly in a race to expose the true threat while protecting the civilians in the system. Heskan's first command could be his last, as Anelace is outnumbered in her fight for survival.
The Threat in the West Indies
Series: The Merriman Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,950. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The year is 1793 and James Abel Merriman has been sent to the West Indies as Captain of his Majesty’s sloop Aphrodite. England's oldest enemy France, now under the control of Napoleon Bonaparte is in the throes of the revolution and also is at war with Austria and the Netherlands. At this point in history, February 1793, France declares war on England.
Jamaica Rum
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,020. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014 by Sol Invictus Publishing Inc. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Wealth, freedom, and power... or perhaps the hangman's noose. 1672. The Caribbean. Diego Cargrave is a merchant sailor, restless with his life, and wondering what might be the cure. When an approaching ship runs out guns, and runs up the black flag, he and his crew mates ready for battle. He is startled to find he welcomes it, and the prospects now before him.
The Fortune
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 144,030. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Jack Mallory has vowed to abandon his nefarious seafaring life to be with the woman he loves, but his final act of piracy leaves him facing the noose. His one chance at freedom: a deal with an old enemy. He soon discovers the price of freedom could mean the death of many others and the forfeiture of his hopes for an honest life with those dearest to him unless he can break his deal with the devil.
The Lake War: Kinkaid with the Inland Fleet
Series: Jonathan Kinkaid, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,970. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
This prequel takes us back to Kinkaid's first assignment as a Continental naval officer, when he is sent up to the New York woods to advise Arnold in the building and fighting of an inland fleet of gunboats to stop the British advance.
The Treasure Ship: Kinkaid and the Alliance
Series: Jonathan Kinkaid, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,110. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
In this fifth volume of the series, our intrepid captain is given command of America's premier warship, one of the finest ships ever produced during the Revolutionary War, the large and powerful 40-gun frigate Alliance, her mission to deliver 100,000 Spanish milled dollars from the Caribbean port of Havana, Cuba to the coffers of Congress.
The Alliance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,320. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Jack Mallory sailed into Carolina waters seeking revenge upon fellow pirate James Logan, but he never expected his well-laid plans to be foiled by a mere child: Logan’s daughter. But the two pirates’ truce will be tested when a privateer sets sail to destroy Logan. Will Jack help Logan or ally with the privateer to at last see justice served for his own parents' deaths?
A Singular Captain
Price: Free! Words: 88,390. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
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Mutiny, murder and mayhem on the first circumnavigation of the world. With the 500th anniversary of Ferdinand Magellan's great voyage coming up, this is a chance to see what it was really like. The dangers were not just from storm and tempest, risk of the unknown and mutinous crew but, even more insidious, the machinations of corrupt priests back home.
Bloody Rain - Murder, Madness & the Monsoon
Price: Free! Words: 5,870. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(4.75)
Bloody Rain is a short story set in the 1880s on the sailing ship, Queen Charlotte, in the Hoogly River off the Calcutta and in the Bay of Bengal - a tale of murder, madness and the monsoon.
The Tern Schooner (Privateers & Gentlemen)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,240. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Heir to a privateering tradition, Gideon Markham brings his schooner into the Gulf of Mexico to wage unremitting war on the British who threaten America’s freedom. Gideon must face Jean Laffite’s pirates, a mutiny, an attack by Red Stick Creeks, and a British invasion . . . none of which are as alarming as Maria-Anna de Suarez, an attractive widow with her own way of fighting the war.