Books tagged: english history

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The Deadly Beauties
Price: Free! Words: 53,490. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
This anthology describes 15 women featured in the "Changing Fire" universe; those women spent various periods between 1840-2005 redefining gender roles while rejecting feminism.
Christmas Revels IV : Four Regency Novellas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,990. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
The latest in the popular Christmas Revels series in which Christmas problems become Christmas joys. A lady finds the answer to her most pressing need sleeping in her barn; Two wandering hearts discover their true home; A shocking death leads to the rekindling of an old romance; & The guilt of a Christmas past is finally overcome. Christmas Revels IV is a gift worth unwrapping any time of year.
The Rescue - a Forest Lord Tale
Price: Free! Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Adventure » Action
When a faithful friend goes missing from an English village it's up to an unlikely hero to find out what's happened in this action packed short story. “The Rescue” is part of the 100,000+ selling Forest Lord series. "Once again Steven A. McKay delivers a story that, although short, hits like an arrow in the guts." - Stuart S. Laing, author of Jezebel's Chains
The Richest Girl in England
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,840. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2017 by Bev Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Katherine Manners was the richest girl in England, a Catholic, and wife to the notorious George Villiers, the Duke of Buckingham. George's reputation spiralled until his bloody assassination. Kate's second marriage to Randal, Earl of Antrim, lead to her participation in the 1638 rebellions against the king. She was a woman behind great men, and this is her definitive biography.
Through the Storm
Series: Storm. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,590. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Some plans are made to be broken… Being judge, jury and executioner for the magical Vallen people is Kat Havelock’s hereditary duty, but she’s desperate to live a normal life. Sometimes even just a few minutes for herself would be amazing. Her plan is to enter Regency society, fall in love, and live happily ever after.
Shadow Kings: The Life and Struggles of King Henry III of England, 1216-1272
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,390. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Shadow Kings is about the lives of two orphan Irish boys who become part of the court of Henry III (!216). One, a talented archer and swordsman is able to serve in Henry's army. The other, a scholar with command of several languages and a strong artistic skill is perfectly suited to the position of scribe. Chaos arises when the Cathars come to England. Who is King Henry, really? No one knows.
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,570. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » General
These stories extend from the late 700s through the 1800s in Britain, Europe, and India. Historically accurate, this book views the rise and fall of great European empires through the eyes and lives of individuals.
Viking Age Yorkshire
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 134,300. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2017 by Alan Avery. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
In 866, the city of York was captured by a 'Great Army' of Viking warriors. Ten years later, according to the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, the Viking army made the transition from warfare to settlement, as their leader 'shared out the land of the Northumbrians, and they proceeded to plough and to support themselves'. This conquest and settlement marked the beginning of Scandinavian domination.
The Falcon Confession
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 116,340. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Christian » Historical
A novel of life, love, religion, and war. Follow a monastic novice, Aidan Scurrson, as he fights to find knowledge, protect a fallen king’s legacy, and serve his own heart amidst the carnage of the English Conquest.
I Am England
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 166,980. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016 by Mereo Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Sweeping through fifteen centuries of life in the heart of southern England, this epic novel records the lives of the ordinary folk of Britain from the end of the Roman occupation through to the late 16th century. The hardship and terrible cruelty our ancestors had to endure are vividly described.