Books tagged: historical action novel

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Ever the Twins Shall Meet
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,020. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
March of 88 AD. The marketplace in Smyrna. Suddenly, a commotion erupts and a handsome young man is being confronted by a merchant and two Roman legionnaires and on the say-so of several eye-witnesses, is taken into custody for a theft that had occurred the prior day. But he didn't do it. Wasn't even in the city. Only one explanation: he has a twin! And so it is, and so the story begins.
Ambrose, Prince of Wessex; Gretchen, Future Princess.
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Series: The Ambrose Chronicles, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,130. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Ambrose's betrothed is kidnapped by Welsh brigands, and then Norse pirates. With the army of Wessex at his back, the prince first attacks a Welsh coastal stronghold, and then travels the length of hostile Ireland trying to find his beloved Gretchen. Rebuffed by the Jarl who holds her captive, he returns to Wales and trains two ship crews so he can intercept and free his love.
Falling From Grace
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,650. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012 by L.A. Tripp. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
The fates of the two women become increasingly entwined between 2011 and 1887. Evie cannot rest until she has saved Claire and proven her own innocence. Can Evie save her, or is Claire doomed to repeat Evie's tragic history?
Alfred the Great; King's Revenge
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Series: The Ambrose Chronicles, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,720. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
After seven years of hard-won peace, a Viking army lands in Wessex. With traitors within, and two Viking kings to his north, Alfred the Great nevertheless drives out the invaders, but antagonizes the powerful Viking king just across the Thames River. The West Saxons cross the Thames, take London, and prepare for the battle which will decide the fate of all Britain.
The Missionary Position: A Tale of Adventure on the South Seas
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,890. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
It's the South Pacific of the 1930s, and the Japanese Empire is making its move. Jack Halloway, a tramp pilot by trade who flies where the money takes him, is hired to ferry a beautiful young woman and her brash escort deep into the wilds. Unknown to Jack, though, there's more to her story than she's saying, and what she's left out just might get him killed.
Arnald Haroldsson
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 152,280. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In the year 534 A.D. Arnald stumbles blindly into a plot aimed at the ultimate overthrow of his cousin, Arthur, High King of the Celts. Arnald is the least favorite of Elaine’s children and the perfect patsy for the gruesome rape and murder of his older sister.
Daughter Disinherited
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Series: Shattuk Downs Novels, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,380. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Sara Featherwood is thrown out of her childhood home and now faces life on her own terms at age seventeen. Life’s problems intensify as Sara learns about family secrets which threaten to disrupt her life. It’s up to Sara to fight resurgent political turmoil back home. She literally has to do battle to save her family and her beloved Shattuk Downs
The Open Arms of the Sea
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 93,090. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
A story of forbidden love in a forgotten war. It is 1965 and Deacon has escaped to the Army to lose himself in the war-ravaged Aden deserts. But under the scorch of the Yemeni sun there is no hiding from death, or love, or himself.
Weight of the Crown
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Series: PRINCESS KANDAKE Novels, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,480. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
King Amani is at death's door and Princess Kandake must rule in his place. Prince Gadarat of Aksum believes Kandake should become his bride and presses the issue, but she wants no part of him or his plans. Kandake travels to Aksum and the Prince seeks revenge. Can Kandake get back to Nubia without marrying the Prince or starting a war?
The Satan Machine
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,940. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013 by Foremost Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
The attempted assassination of Pope John Paul II was like no other public attack in the extraordinarily violent twentieth century, but the event is still cloaked in mystery. THE SATAN MACHINE takes us down to street level to show how it all came about. And it isn't the way we thought at all.