Books tagged: historical suspense

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Die, Sweet Di
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,230. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2018 by Painted Hearts Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
They told her one truth while hiding murder. Knowing nothing more about her father than that he wasn’t the man she called Dad all her life, Diana wouldn’t have gone to claim her inheritance if her mother hadn’t insisted. To shut her up, she intended to do nothing more than to tell the lawyer to shove it. Step-siblings she never knew she had met her at the airport...
In the Darkest Light
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,890. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Mid-1970s: Detective Sergeant Susan Hannah is the first female detective in this small city near the Oregon coast. A young woman is attacked on the campus of a religious college, and dies nearby. Susan soon discovers a series of rapes and a police cover-up that has gone on for decades. It happened before, during the World War—same perpetrator coming back for more? Her boss and father are suspects.
Wicked Torment (Regency Sinners 1)
Series: Regency Sinners. Price: Free! Words: 41,590. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
A widow and no great beauty, Lady Beatrix Hanwell is mystified when the handsome and scandalous Duke of Wolferton shows a marked interest in bedding her. She is also tempted beyond her control, but fears what secrets this seduction might uncover. How will Beatrix react when she learns Wolf's interest in her has an ulterior motive?
Tamed by the Earl (Regency Unlaced 9)
Series: Regency Unlaced. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,550. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
When Lord Daniel Somersby, Earl of Latham, arrives at his country estate after the London Season he finds a brawl taking place in his stable yard. After separating the two young men he decides to try to "tame" Jo Turner, the more unruly of the two. Unbeknown to him Jo is actually a young lady running away from an unwanted marriage. Will Daniel tame her or will she capture his heart instead?
Tangled Destinies
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,690. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Romance » Regency
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Is a newborn babe the heir to a grand English title, or is he a fraud? Danger threatens as a young woman of dubious reputation struggles to protect a child not her own.
Seduced by a Marquis (Regency Unlaced 8)
Series: Regency Unlaced. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,470. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Bullied by her brother, Bella longs to escape his tyranny. Only one thing holds her back, her younger sister Esther. The Marquis of Trent, a man jaded and cynical in regard to Society, is not a man to be a victim of her brother's machinations. Instead the marquis insists on marrying Bella, even though he distrusts her. When someone tries to kill them, the only people they can trust is each other.
Pleasured by a Duke (Regency Unlaced 7)
Series: Regency Unlaced. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,400. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
Having rid himself of one ward Sebastian Falkner, the Duke of Stowmont, finds himsef guardian to a seven year old boy. A young boy accompanied to London by his stepsister, the plain and outspoken Horatia Chelford. Thrown together by circumstances, the two soon become involved in a sensual realationship which blinds them to everything else. Including the man following and threatening Tia's future.
Captured by a Gentleman (Regency Unlaced 6)
Series: Regency Unlaced. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,540. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
Marriage to an adulterous wife has left widower Ranulf Montgomery immune to the wiles of women. He has no time or sympathy for Miss Darcy Ambridge, when she is found hiding in his carriage and claims to be escaping a man's lecherous intentions. As desire rages between the two of them, they are beset by a series of 'accidents'. Ranulf needs to find who is responsible before one of them is killed.
Desired by a Lord (Regency Unlaced 5)
Series: Regency Unlaced. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,990. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Desired by a Lord is the story of a case of mistaken identity, hidden secrets, and desire that rages out of control every time the hero and heroine are alone together. All of which threatens to throw the two of them into a maelstrom of scandal. Can two people, who seem to be such opposites, find more in common than their desire for each other, and save Emily from her blackmailer?
Lady of the Two Lands
Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off!) Words: 52,180. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2016 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Romance » Historical
One minute, Hattie is in a museum, sketching Hatshepsut's gold necklace, first female Pharaoh of Egypt; and the next, she's sent back in time to ancient Egypt. Soon, Hattie learns three things: She's become Hatshepsut, the heir to the thone wants her dead, and she's falling hopelessly in love with Senemut, Hetshepsut's steward. What's an obscure artist from Chicago to do as Egypt's crowned ruler?