Books tagged: privateer

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Sibylla and the Privateer
Series: 17th Century. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,720. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Sibylla loves Randolph, but he means to betray her brother Gerard, plotting to restore Charles II. He abducts her, but Josselin, a French Privateer captures their boat. Can Sibylla save Gerard?
Carried Home
Series: Ladies of the Caribbean. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,300. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015 by Clean Reads. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Romance
The Caribbean is no place for a society lady of London, yet after a daring quest to save a friend, Lady Ivy Shaw finds herself trapped far from home. Now, driven with worry for her young brother, she is determined to return to England in all haste. So, when a new acquaintance offers to sail her to her brother’s side, she jumps at the offer, scarcely caring that the man is a privateer.
The Privateer
Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A Tortuga tavern owner tells one of his patrons about the time he encountered a mysterious buccaneer out on the open sea known simply as "The Warlock".
Spinward Fringe Broadcast 8: Renegades
Series: Spinward Fringe, Broadcast 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 147,470. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
It has been months since the Siege of Port Rush. The Warlord, under the command of Jacob Valent, has been travelling to ports across the sector to gather intelligence, capturing ships and cargo as they go. Manpower and funds are still in short supply, but the Captain is winning the support of the British Alliance, and his crew suspects he has a long term plan that will lead to bigger prizes.
Behind Bars
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,220. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
A collection of 14 articles by mountain bike journalist Mike Davis, all originally published in influential MTB magazine Privateer between 2009 and 2013. The articles include interviews with numerous influential bike designers, builders and riders -- Greg Herbold, John Tomac, Keith Bontrager, Mike Augspurger, Rob Vandermark, Jeff Jones and many more.
More Than a Couple of Camels
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
The year is 1818 and Miss Baxter is a twenty-six-year old spinster in London, England. For some unfathomable reason, she seems to attract the wrong type of man through no fault of her own. Her trip to the museum is about to set her on an unexpected course when she enters one of its rooms by mistake. A short, fast-paced tale of how love triumphs.
To Glory Arise
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 164,230. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
This is Walter Jon Williams’ first published work, one of the historical novels with which he began his career. The American Revolution is throwing up a new breed of hero, Yankee privateers who dare the might of the Royal Navy to slash at British commerce. Foremost among them are the three Markham brothers, Jehu, Josiah, and Malachi, who link their destiny to that of their young nation.
The Bayou Prince
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,330. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A Short Story - A rakish privateer for outlawed Jean LaFitte must win the trust of Jean LaFitte’s nemesis' neice to persuade the man to pardon Jean. He soon discovers she’s flaunted nearly every one of High Society’s rules. Convincing her to act like a proper lady issomething a man who spends his time wooing women is hardly trained to do!
Cat Island (Privateers & Gentlemen)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,850. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » USA
The British are preparing to attack New Orleans. Sworn to defend Louisiana, Captain Favian Markham finds New Orleans a city of intrigue, where Creoles conspire against the Americans, streetfighters cloak their murders under the Code Duello, the pirate Jean Laffite defies the Navy, and where two sensuous Creole women, Eugenie and Campaspe, vie for his favor.
The Tern Schooner (Privateers & Gentlemen)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,240. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Heir to a privateering tradition, Gideon Markham brings his schooner into the Gulf of Mexico to wage unremitting war on the British who threaten America’s freedom. Gideon must face Jean Laffite’s pirates, a mutiny, an attack by Red Stick Creeks, and a British invasion . . . none of which are as alarming as Maria-Anna de Suarez, an attractive widow with her own way of fighting the war.