Books tagged: highwaymen

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If There Be God, Be You Bandit Or Chosen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
This is a strange dark tale about three highwaymen chasing a carriage of treasures, whilst being pursued by the Sheriff of Gloucester’s men, one lonely night, deep in a mysterious English forest ……….. A rather startling end lies in wait at the end of this mysterious and haunting 18th century tale of spectral visions, bravery and destiny.
British legal History - The fielding Brothers & bow Street runners
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » General law, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
This is part of a fascinating new series of exclusive legal history features following the Birth of Law and Order, Parish Constables and Watchmen in England from 1663, and the development of specific law officers - including the famous Bow Street Runners and a series of other protection officers introduced to help keep the peace.
The Ditch And Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,440. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Unusual stories, unusually told probably sums up this quintet. 'The Ditch' has an unexpected ending, 'Flight' tells the story of a man who's sure his plane's going to be hijacked, and 'Thumb' is a really weird, scary story. Add in a couple of others and what you've got is definitely not a comfortable read, but it'll make you think. It's well worth the effort.
Highwayman's Hazard
Series: 18th & 19th Century, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,710. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Mr Middlewick, a wealthy merchant, longs for his daughter Clarinda to marry well. When he receives an offer from the elderly Lord Tarbuck she is horrified, and persuades her heiress friend Sarah, daughter of a baron, who lives with her Aunt nearby, to accompany her to the refuge of her grandmother in Harrogate. They fall into the hands of the strange highwayman and are forced to help him.
Trapp Canyon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,010. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Can A Man Find Redemption Through Murder? Grat O’Brien hunts the man who left him for dead in the Arizona desert. He makes enemies and allies, educates himself, and finds a passion for an elegant Tombstone woman with her own dark and mysterious secrets. When he at last confronts his prey, will he torture and kill or will he forgive and forget? The answer can be found in Trapp Canyon.
Trapp Canyon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,010. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Can A Man Find Redemption Through Murder? Grat O’Brien hunts the man who left him for dead in the Arizona desert. He makes enemies and allies, educates himself, and finds a passion for an elegant Tombstone woman with her own dark and mysterious secrets. When he at last confronts his prey, will he torture and kill or will he forgive and forget? The answer can be found in Trapp Canyon.
The Journals of Jack Robertson-1866 Book Two
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,200. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Jack Robertson, his family and friends leave Michigan and travel to Council Bluffs in the Iowa Territory where they spend the winter and join a wagon train West in the Spring. Jack's adventures never stop as he battles wits with highwaymen, train robbers, a con artist, and an enraged bull. Join Jack as two new young women come into his life and claim him as their own. Never fear, Jack has a plan.
The Parfit Knight
Series: Rockliffe, Book 1. Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 75,570. Language: British English. Published: August 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
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Blinded by a childhood accident, Rosalind Vernon lives a sheltered existence with only servants and her parrot for company. The arrival of the Marquis of Amberley with his wounded coachman during a blizzard will change her life. But can Amberley overcome the dark secret that haunts him and how will Rosalind feel when it is revealed? The Parfit Knight is a Georgian Romance set in 1770's England.
Outlaws of the Australian Bush
Series: Outlaws of Australia, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 166,950. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
The Bushranger...the outlaw of the Australian Bush. The young men of the late 19th century, living outside the law, who found adventure on the back of a fast horse; an adventure fraught with danger; and the likelihood of finishing on the end of a rope. A compilation of 1.Bushranger 2. Birth of a Bushranger 3. Millie and the Bushranger 4. Bushranger's Gold 5. Adventures of Ben Hall 7. Darkie Dixon
The Adventures of Ben Hall, Bushranger
Series: Outlaws of Australia, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,000. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Before Ned Kelly, the infamous Australian bushranger, there was Ben Hall. In fact, it is thought by numerous people that many of Ben Hall’s exploits were copied by Ned. Hall operated in New South Wales, and his daring escapades earned him the title of ‘Brave Ben Hall’, making him a part of Australian folklore.