Books tagged: historical 18th century

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Adelé van Soothsbay
Price: Free! Words: 31,530. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
In the 1650s Adelé van Soothsbay lives in New Amsterdam, New Netherlands, neglected by her parents in favor of her older sister, Higgles. After being sent away by her parents after attacking her sister Adelé returns when Higgles runs away. To her parents horror Adelé is a tomboy and must begin to realize a world she left too young to understand.
The Bones of War
Series: The Immortal American, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,370. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Violet Adams is damned. Damned to live through her grief, the first year of the American Revolution, soldiering, spying, and sniping. Her eternal heart keeps beating no matter who shoots through it, or who breaks it. But she just might have found someone who can cherish it.
The Immortal American
Series: The Immortal American, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 97,770. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
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Violet Buccleuch is like most American colonial women, except she's in love with two men at once, has a sniper's eye, wears breeches more than dresses, finds herself in a revolution, oh, and happens to be immortal. Mayhap she's not exactly like most other women. Ach, but she wants to be.
Push Not the River (The Poland Trilogy, Book 1)
Series: The Poland Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 174,580. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Coming of age
PUSH NOT THE RIVER is based on the true eighteenth century diary of Anna Maria Berezowska, a Polish countess who lived through the rise and fall of the historic Third of May Constitution. Vivid, romantic, and thrillingly paced, it paints the emotional and unforgettable story of the metamorphosis of a nation--and of a proud and resilient young woman.
Deacon Brodie: A Double Life
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 123,280. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When respected Edinburgh Gentleman and City Councillor, Deacon William Brodie, chases his love of gambling, he is drawn deep into a double life. Before long the open respectability of day gives way to a hidden life of crime at night, and soon, Brodie is on a trajectory to disaster . . . one which leads him to the gibbet.
Sullivan's Way
Series: Way of the Hearts Saga. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,830. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014 by 5 Prince Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Marnie Joe Sullivan had the perfect life as the daughter of a wealthy Virginia businessman, but perfection wouldn't last. As the War Between the States ends, she is struggling to keep her family together. After a botched robbery, fleeing rebels leave her mother dead and Marnie at the mercy of a killer.
Letitia Munro
Series: Letita Munro Series, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,510. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Historical » General
A true tale of Australia’s first white settlement. Letitia Munro is a true tale of those who in witless ignorance transform the world’s biggest prison into a land of free enterprise and pride. Ignominy of servitude was bred into the first white Australians as was irrefragable support for the underdog, determination of purpose towards mateship, their flippant attitude to authority and...
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.
Dark Hero, A Gothic Romance: Reluctant Heroes Book One
Series: Reluctant Heroes, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 133,430. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00)
Married to a stranger . . . she awoke in his bed with no memory of their love . . . Elizabeth is a survivor. Her very existence has balanced on the edge of a knife for much of her life--a knife held by her cruel stepfather. Betrayed, kidnapped and left for dead, she awakens on a ship bound for the Indies in the bed of a stranger claiming to be her husband.
Sabará 18
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,590. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » General
(4.00)
A novel set in Colonial Minas Gerais, Brazil, 18th century. In Portuguese only. Everything happens in Vila Real de Nossa Senhora da Conceição do Sabará. A minor event, a Saint Joseph's statue was stolen from within a Catholic church, turns itself into a big mistery, along with a priest murder and some other strange occurrences.