Books tagged: historical 19th century

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Reunion
Series: Tales of the Unearthly Northwest. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,020. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Lost in Time. In 1910 unemployed teacher Claudia has nowhere to go. She decides to bet her life on the rumor of a job in a remote town called Conconully. But when she arrives and is hired, what at first seem like small eccentricities loom ever more inexplicably, mysteries that make no sense. That is, until she meets Conconully’s accidental magician, who wants her to save them. But from what?
A Life of Consequence
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 57,820. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2015 by Sixth Element Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Married to a brutal man more than twice her age, Hannah is young, pregnant and despairing. One day she can take no more and a single action forces her to flee. Accepting help from a stranger, she escapes to a new life. But the consequences of her desperate decision haunt her and when she is asked to repay that kindness, she is set on a harrowing journey.
Fenn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,300. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Rose’s life has always been planned out: she was to marry Duke Ferdinand of Onlicres, second in line to the rightful throne of Fenn, and be ready to live as happily ever after as she can in the middle of a war against the Queen of Leasung. But Rose’s fairy tale collapses when her sister falls gravely ill.
Magnetic Attraction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,720. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
1890: Denver, Colorado. Drawn together by an inexplicable magnetic attraction, Jack and Beth are thrown together by happenstance and so drawn to each other that they feel as one. Promised since birth to wed a friend's son, Beth's mother is outraged. Should they elope? How will they handle this awkward circumstance as they and their parents, one by one, realize the truth and are sworn to secrecy?
Dark Southern Sun
Series: Ryan's Journey. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,480. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Ryan washes up on the Australian coast near death in 1845. Over 10 years, he witnesses the ruin of the Aboriginal people, the chaos of the world’s largest gold rush and a bloody armed uprising. Two very different women tug at Ryan’s heart as he struggles from penury to prosperity. As he succeeds in business and rises in social esteem, Ryan creates two bitter enemies who set out to destroy him.
Watchers of the Dawn (A Steampunk Adventure)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,480. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
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While searching for the First Vampyre, whose minions destroyed her hometown, Aemelja Umber encounters Stephano Alchimi, an immortal alchemist. She joins him and his order, the Vigilum Aurorae (the Watchers of the Dawn), who seek to end the source of ultimate evil in the world. WOTD is also an allegory: of corporate America, the promises/pitfalls of science and technology, and consumer culture.
Autumn Dreams
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,820. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 by Prism Book Group. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Maggie arrives at her new teaching job, planning to board with a family she’s prepared to like. What she isn’t ready for is her landlady’s brother, Marshall, who seems to hate her on sight. Can she get past the wall Marshall has set up?
The Sun Born: Nightshade
Series: The Sun Born, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,450. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
“You’re only a dream,” Ana said sadly. His eyes changed from teasing and sweet to serious, dark stones, worry creasing his brow. Their swirling dance slowed to a stop, and he held her for a moment at arm’s length. “Ana,” he said, his voice smooth and resonant, as familiar as the low moan of a cello. The tiny hairs on her arms and neck rose electrically as he spoke: “Nothing is as it seems."
Blood On Their Petticoats
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: British English. Published: July 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Educational
For Isobel Spry the war in the Crimea meant one thing at first – her lover Edmund was a surgeon there, working in the hospitals, operating on soldiers back from the battlefields. Having had a little experience in nursing, she decides to accompany and assist Florence Nightingale in tending to the sick and wounded. But what she finds there is far beyond what her genteel sensibilities could imagine.
The Cinder Crown
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 147,140. Language: British English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Intrigue, revolution, and war. Rescued from her abusive step-mother by the spymaster Countess Maria, Cordelia is feted and loved by the people as their beloved Cinderella. Beneath the surface however, the country is teetering on the edge of bloody revolution and deadly factions. If she is to survive, Cordelia must quickly learn to navigate this dangerous new world, or else be destroyed.