Books tagged: historical 1700s

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Darlin'
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,560. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Flint is ready to give the brat fighting him to the Indians as he pushes the lad over the next waterfall. Once rinsed of mud, he discovers the frail boy is one nicely shaped woman. Learning his employer intends to marry off the girl, his Darlin’, with the indentured women, he marries her himself suspecting he has gone from the frying pan and into the fire. Time Travel Sensual Romance
Dark Splendor
Series: Dark Splendor. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,430. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2011 by Trove Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
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Silvia Bradstreet comes to an isolated estate off the coast of colonial Georgia to be an indentured servant. But she soon finds herself a pawn in the devious schemes of Wilhelm Schlange, master of Serpent Tree Hall. Haunted by ghostly dreams and threatened by the island's deadly secrets, Silvia cannot trust her senses. But can she trust her passion for handsome sea captain Roman Toller?
Whispers at Midnight
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,780. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011 by Trove Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
(5.00)
Amanda Fairfax met Ryne Sullivan when she came to take possession of the colonial Virginia plantation that was her legacy. Resentment burned in his dark blue eyes, yet once in his arms she could feel how fiercely he hungered for her, and how little she could resist. Cloaked in terror and mystery, Amanda could not fully trust her lover or her love, for each moment of ecstasy might be her last.
Waiting for Grace
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,030. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Historical » General
Based on a TRUE story Finally, she speaks … After three hundred years of silence, Virginia’s only convicted witch finally speaks! And the story she tells varies substantially from the rumors and wild speculation that have passed for truth concerning Grace Sherwood’s famous 1703 witchcraft trial.
A Visit From Voltaire
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,080. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011 by Eyes and Ears. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Nominated for the UK's Orange/Baileys Prize for Fiction, A Visit From Voltaire brings the incorrigible 18th-century troublemaker back to life as he haunts the Swiss farmhouse of a newly-arrived American and her family. Over the course of a single winter, a comic Voltaire evolves from the Houseguest-from-Hell into her wisest friend, teaching her how to live life to the fullest. Funny and original.
House of Dark Shadows
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,470. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A return to the Gothic... Young, spirited Anne Stewart has left Scotland for the seclusion of a house in Cornwall, rumored to be haunted by the ghosts of its former occupants. When dashing Captain Gavin Christopher shows up, claiming to own the house, will Anne find her soul-mate, or will this intruder prove to be something other than mortal?
The Lychway
Price: $4.48 USD. Words: 51,910. Language: British English. Published: November 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Switching between late eighteenth century and modern day Dartmoor, and London, the story mixes legend with reality and contains many elements of folklore. The two main characters must try to find their way through the tragic circumstances of grief and personal loss, and ultimately life itself.
Maria's Papers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,860. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Historical fiction
Based on a true story, the once-wealthy Chance family are swindled out of their Whitewall Estate in the mid-1700s and the truth isn’t discovered for nearly ninety years.
Cobweb Bride
Series: Cobweb Bride, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 103,760. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by Norilana Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00)
Many are called... She alone can save the world and become Death's bride. COBWEB BRIDE (Cobweb Bride Trilogy, Book One) is a history-flavored fantasy novel with romantic elements of the Persephone myth, about Death's ultimatum to the world.
Cobweb Empire
Series: Cobweb Bride, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,770. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013 by Norilana Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.50)
In a world where no one can die, she alone can kill... COBWEB EMPIRE (Cobweb Bride Trilogy, Book Two) is the second book of the intricate epic fantasy flavored by Renaissance history and the romantic myth of Persephone, about death’s ultimatum to the world. Now that she’s Death’s Champion, what will Percy do?