Books tagged: highwayman

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The Viscount's Feisty Highland Lass
Series: Daring Damsels, One. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,920. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
At the mercy of her amoral uncle, Lady Desiree Frazier finds herself the object of a scandalous auction. Lord Alexander Everdon is in London to find his wayward brother. He stumbles upon Desiree surrounded by lascivious lechers. His gallant rescue gives the feisty Scottish lass the courage to take control of her life. Together, they uncover an evil plot to destroy them both and their perfect love.
The Blue Ribbon
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 56,060. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2016 by Less Than Three Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Theo Aylmer's perfectly satisfactory life as a chemistry professor at Cambridge is upended when he receives word of his father's illness. Forced to return to Cornwall, he is robbed for everything he's worth by a dashing young highwayman. When he finally reaches his father's stagecoach inn, he finds it dilapidated and the village around it groaning beneath the thumb of the hateful Earl of Glynn...
The Highwayman of Cordovia
Series: The Rebel Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,110. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
With the help of a bold highwayman and a pastor’s daughter, they try to save their country from being taken over by a power-hungry leader. As they strive to stop the Kingmen and thwart their plans, Christine finds herself falling in love with Austin Knight. The only problem with their relationship is that she thinks he is her knight in shining armor instead of a highwayman.
Bat's Children
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,520. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2016 by Less Than Three Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Arwel and his family are bad stock, everyone knows it and they're happy to say it—but left with a towering debt and no means to pay it, survival means living on the wrong side of the law. Arwel has little doubt his life will end via the hangman's noose, but the risk of execution is better than the alternative...
The Legend of Tim Turpin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,670. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015 by Crimson Cloak Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
Peter N Bernfeld's clever tongue-in-cheek story of the famous thieving duo of tiger and horse will delight children and adults alike. It is amusingly illustrated throughout by John L D Barnett.
The Prince of Prigs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,940. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015 by Anthony Anglorus. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
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Will James Hind steal your gold or your Heart? Maybe both! Set during the English Civil War, follow the adventures of James Hind and his Robin Hood-like antics as he does his part for Crown and Country.
Dick Turpin, God Of The Underworld
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 22,070. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
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This book is about the English highwayman Dick Turpin. It is asserted and argued that Turpin was a Black Peter figure and that his execution was a traditional ritual, that was a part of the ritual cycle of the year. Also in this book new discoveries about John Wilkes Booth' secret life are revealed. John Wilkes Booth was the man who assassinated president Abraham Lincoln.
The Player
Series: Rockliffe, Book 3. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 106,750. Language: British English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
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Tragedy drove him into unwilling exile. Death demands his equally reluctant return. In the decade between, he has answered to many names and amassed a variety of secrets. Now the secrets must be carefully guarded and the name, at long last, his own.
Hanging Day
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
London, 1751: It's hanging day at Tyburn and six men and three women are about to meet their end on the gallows. Come to see them hang is also Jack Blackstone, better known as Blackjack the highwayman. But Jack has not come to Tyburn merely to gawk at a public execution. For today Eliza Colson, Jack's beloved, will be hanged for a crime she did not commit. Jack will save her or die trying.
The Wicked Lady
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: British English. Published: February 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
The Wicked Lady is a 350 year old legend of a lady highwayman. Her name was Katherine Ferrers who lived at Markyate Cell, Hertfordshire. One night she was shot and mortally wounded, rode back to Markyate where she died and was buried in Ware, Herts. Her ghost is said to haunt the area still. The legend is retold along with the life of the Katherine Ferrers and the truth revealed.