Books tagged: historical drama

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A Spider's Thread Across the Tay
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,130. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014 by Author Way Limited. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
During a fierce storm, a train carrying seventy-five people is hurled into the Firth of Tay when the bridge it is crossing collapses. Everyone on board is killed. It is the night of 28th December 1879. A Spider’s Thread Across the Tay is a work of fiction, but the story of the Tay bridge disaster is real. The tragedy and the lives of the people it touches are vividly brought to life
The Lion and the Rose, Book One: William Rising
Series: The Lion and the Rose, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,840. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
William of Normandy: visionary, ambitious, indomitable, cunning. . . the man who would change the destinies of England and France forever. William Rising tells his story as never before, from crippling childhood loss, political treachery, and adolescent betrayal, to the making of a conqueror.
Dark Light Present Today: Book Two of Forever Tomorrow, Volume One of The Book of Tomorrows
Series: The Book of Tomorrows. Price: Free! Words: 67,990. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Dark Light Present Today: Book Two of Forever Tomorrow picks up where Book One left off with the aftermath of the explosive ending now shining a dark light on those closest to the heir of The Prophet Warrior. Forced to defend his friends from those opposed to change, the heir has to find a way to prove their innocence, while preventing others from discovering his own fateful destiny.
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 122,400. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Rhiannon did not ask for forever, and she does not even remember it. For this simple, humble, young woman, life in a new town goes from seemingly ordinary to earth shattering as she unlocks all the tempestuous secrets she's kept protected in her soul. Secrets about lives previously lived and the deadly consequences that ultimately follow her repeating birth.
The Admiral and the General.
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 12,320. Language: British English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
This play is about a little known Commonwealth expedition to wage war against the Spanish in the Caribbean. This hasty and ill planned expedition could in hindsight be called a fiasco with both the naval commander and the army commander ending up inside the tower of London on their return.
The Great Gambler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,100. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
The Henry Jennings Fountain Story Part 2 New Mexico, 1910. Presumed murdered as a child, Henry was raised by Native Americans. His adopted brother has been lured deep into a New Mexico crime ring, and he can't get out. Only one man can help - Captain Jack Fountain of the Santa Fe PD, but the Fountain name will pitch Henry against a foe he knows he can't defeat... his past.
In the Shadow of Vesuvius
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,990. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Vesuvius has awakened. A Vision a year earlier showed Mira, a fifteen-year-old slave, the devastation of Herculaneum as Vesuvius’s molten centre surged down its sides to cover Herculaneum wiping out all life. To save herself and the child in her care Mira must convince the slave set to guard her, by the child's father, to let them slip away or to flee with her. But time is running fast out.
On the Road to Winterhaven
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,670. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » General
Christmas 1928. A mysterious man emerges from a blizzard and arrives at the hopeless town of Winterhaven. When he tries to rekindle lost hope, change the lives of the townsfolk and turn around the fortunes of the town, one stubborn problem remains: greed. Only the mysterious man can stand in greed’s way and save Winterhaven from eternal despair…
Pretty Little Dead Things & Other Stories
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 27,730. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Anthology of short fiction for adult readers. Includes the stories Old Jawbone, The Remediator, Bone-Diggers, Feedback, In the Smoky Mountains, The Pool, A Host of Heaven, The Detention Cell, Moving On, Veterans Day, Colfox Murdered Gloucester in Calais (Remember Radcot Bridge), and Pretty Little Dead Things.
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.