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Popular Historical Fiction Books

The Blacksmith's Heart (Back to the West Book 1)

Nerys Leigh

$2.99

Can true love strike twice in a lifetime?
Peter Johnson met the love of his life when he was nineteen. Three years later, she was gone, leaving him to raise their son alone. Knowing he would never love another woman the way he loved his wife.

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The Walls of Arad (Journey to Canaan Book 3)

Carole Towriss

$2.99

Everyone knows Joshua fought the battle of Jericho, but before Jericho, there was Arad...
When Arisha flees Canaan, she finds herself in the Israelite camp. Under Miriam's care the young woman begins to heal, but Israel's matriarch is close to death. She wants to be assured this abused and abandoned young woman will have a good life, and she entreats Zadok to marry her.

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Prize of War

Carole Towriss

$2.99

Acsah is the only daughter of the mighty Caleb, Israel's most famous spy. When Acsah can't seem to choose a husband, Caleb feels he must step in, and she soon finds herself betrothed to a warrior. That's the last thing she wants, however. Soldiers are never home....

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Three Bloody Pieces: a novel of witchcraft and magic (Caitlyn Book 1)

Elizabeth Davies

$0.99

Queen, beggar... cat? Caitlyn is all three.
Lured from her homeland by black magic and dark enchantment, Caitlyn falls into the clutches of a powerful sorceress, a witch who changes her life forever.
Only death can free her. The question is,whose?

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Shadow by the Bridge

Suzanne Zewan

$14.53

11-year-old Fritz Reynolds recalled his father telling him that man is the only creature who can find amusement in killing. Little did he realize that those words would become the theme for his teenage years growing up in the rural hamlet on Linden, New York. In this coming-of-age story, Fritz takes us back to a simpler time when neighbors gathered at the general store to listen to radio shows, drank barrel-aged cider and worshiped at the Baptist Church every Sunday. All was picturesque in his close-knit farming community until terror was unleashed on them.

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Faeries, Farms and Folk: A family saga set in Scotland at a time of witchcraft and superstition.

Carmel McMurdo Audsley

$2.99

Many people with Scottish ancestry will find Agricultural Labourers among their forebears, because so many people in Scotland prior to the industrial revolution were engaged in working the land in one form or another. It was a time of political upheaval, of strong influence in people's lives by the Church of Scotland and of superstition.

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The Undertaker:Masquerade

Carmel McMurdo Audsley

$2.99

A young woman in Edinburgh Scotland, Kate Grainger, takes over her father's undertaking business in 1858.
She is willing to go to great lengths in her quest to become a doctor at a time when women are forbidden from studying medicine. She seeks out a mysterious man to help her achieve her goal. She thinks she knows his secret - but does she?

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The Undertaker: A female undertaker in nineteenth century Scotland sets out to solve the mysteries of the dead.

Carmel McMurdo Audsley

$2.99

In 1858 in Edinburgh Scotland, a 23-year-old woman named Kate Grainger inherits her father's undertaking business. It is a time when not much is expected of women, other than to be wives and mothers, and Kate wants to be neither. She wants to be a doctor but women are not allowed to enter the prestigious Edinburgh School of Medicine. She has a male friend, James, who is a doctor - he is smitten with her and wants to marry her, but she has made it clear that she has no such intentions. She spends a lot of time with him looking through his medical books to learn all that she can. She has drive and ambition - and a special gift. Kate can communicate with people who have passed over. She had, what her father thought, was an imaginary friend when she was a child, but her companion was the spirit of a little girl who had died in the Great Fire of Edinburgh. When Kate discovers that her first client at Grainger Undertakers has been murdered, she sets out on a journey that takes her deep into Edinburgh's underground and into the spirit world to catch a serial killer.

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Murder In The Bush: The Tale of William McDonald

Carmel McMurdo Audsley

$2.99

A young Scotsman travels to Australia in 1885, armed with ambition and the dream of owning land. He makes a lot of money droving horses overland in Queensland. As he is about to realise his dream, fate takes a hand. This is the story of his life - and death.

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Scotland Lovers - Book 3 (Time Travel Series)

Nadine Travers

$0.99

Emma tried to found Chloe, she went missing like Elizabeth. After be harassed by burglars. Emma found herself fall back into 17th century Scotland without any memories of her past.
Ian, brother of Cullum, was doing his boring border patrol until they found her on the ground. He will take her back at the keep, only to realize this was Emma, best friend of Chloe and Elizabeth.

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The Betrayal (The Guernsey Novels Book 6)

Anne Allen

£1.99

"An absolutely riveting read"
Book Six ofThe Guernsey Novels is another dual-time story set during the German Occupation and present-day Guernsey and is likely to appeal particularly to fans of the bookThe Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society.

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Echoes of Time (The Guernsey Novels Book 5)

Anne Allen

£2.99

WINNER OF THE DIAMOND BOOK AWARD 2017
The fifth ofThe Guernsey Novels, Echoes of Time is a dual-time story set in the German Occupation and present-day Guernsey and is likely to appeal to fans ofThe Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society.

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Voyagers into the Unknown

Ruchira Khanna

$3.99

In the historic Indian town of Agra, you can find a very unusual tour company, which is owned by a charming young man named Raj. Although Raj's official job is to show off the historical landmarks of Agra, including the legendary Taj-Mahal, his true mission is to heal the souls of his broken "birds," as he affectionately refers to his tour participants. His business operates purely upon word-of-mouth referrals, ensuring that all of his tour members arrive in Agra with their hearts in their hands, ready for the spiritual growth and cleansing that Raj is known to provide.Healing the hearts of the spiritually damaged can be a difficult job, and in this particular tale, Raj finds himself faced with his most challenging tour group yet.

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No One's Bride (Escape to the West Book 1)

Nerys Leigh

$0.99

A mail order bride with no intention of marrying, a young postmaster determined to change her mind.
The last thing Amy wants is a husband, but her only hope of escape from a dangerous situation is to answer postmaster Adam Emerson's advertisement for a mail order bride.

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Filey: A History of The Town and its People

W.M.Rhodes

£12.99

Filey is known as 'The Unspoilt Hidden Gem of The Yorkshire Coast' with its glorious wide golden beach, elegant Victorian houses and well-kept gardens, but what were Filey's origins? Unlike the neighbouring town of Scarborough, Filey was mentioned in the Domesday Book 'as a very small village occupied by less than fifty people, and that Filey was worth a reasonable income, with access to good quality timber which was ideal for construction.' So, were these people Filey's oldest residents?

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Last Request: A Victorian Gothic

Jeff Chapman

$2.99

"For the love of God, cut off my head."
The last request in Uncle Silas's will shocks everyone speechless, everyone except his favorite niece, Anna. More than death itself, the claustrophobic Silas fears a premature burial. Will her elders carry out his request? Anna is certain they will not. It's up to her to do the right thing, even if it is a bit grisly. Armed with butcher knife and candle, Anna heads for the crypt underneath the church in the dead of night. All does not proceed according to Anna's careful planning. Graves have a way of not letting go.

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The Inquisitor and the Maiden: Caliphate

Michael R. Davidson

$2.99

In 1492 victorious King Fernando of Aragon forces the daughter of the last Muslim ruler in Andalusia to become his concubine as a gesture of "reconciliation." The product of their coupling, a secret Muslim with an abiding hatred for his father, founds a line that nurtures the flame of vengeance through the centuries.

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Postcards from London (Short Stories Book 2)

Tim Walker

£1.99

Imagine Iron Age fishermen, open-mouthed to see Roman galleys, rowed by slaves, dropping anchor at their village - a place the Romans would turn into the port and fortified town of Londinium. These Romans were the first of many men of vision who would come to shape the city of London we see today.

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The Watson Letters Volume 3: Curse of the Baskervilles

Colin Garrow

$2.99

Intrepid investigators Holmes and Watson continue their fight against crime in a not quite Post-Victorian, steampunk parallel universe.
In three more adventures, the intrepid duo tackle a ghostly locomotive, journey to Dartmoor in search of a gigantic hound, and team up with bloodthirsty psychiatrist Hannibal Lecter in the hunt for a murderer. Adult humour throughout.

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Face the Winter Naked: A Great Depression Novel

Bonnie Turner

$4.99

For fans of Steinbeck's timeless classic,THE GRAPES OF WRATH
Daniel Tomelin, a battle-worn veteran with PTSD-haunted by the carnage of World War 1-deserts his wife and children in the Great Depression and becomes a hobo seeking work and relief from his nightmares.

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Drumbeats (Drumbeats Trilogy Book 1)

Julia Ibbotson

£2.99

It's 1965 and 18 year old Jess escapes her stifling English background for a gap year in Ghana, West Africa.
But it's a time of political turbulence across the region. Fighting to keep her young love who waits back in England, she's thrown into the physical dangers of civil war, tragedy, and the emotional conflict of a disturbing new relationship. And why do the drumbeats haunt her dreams?

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A Shape on the Air

Julia Ibbotson

£2.99

Unlocking a love that lasts for lifetimes - and beyond: when Dr Viv DuLac, a medievalist and academic, slips into 499 AD and into the body of Lady Vivianne, little does she realise that both their lives across the centuries will become intertwined as they fight for their dreams … and their lives.

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Mudsills & Mooncussers: A Novel of Civil War Key West

Iris Chacon

$2.99

A Yankee spy on a Rebel island must kill a Rebel agent whom he fears may be his new love.
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In 1860 the tiny island of Key West, southernmost tip of the United States, boasts a small, eclectic population grown wealthy salvaging merchandise from the wreckage of ships. Some Key West "Conchs" have been known to build fires on the shore north of the official lighthouse, tricking doomed ships onto the coral reefs and into the hands of waiting "wreckers." Moonless nights work best for the wreckers, earning them the sobriquet, "mooncussers." In the worst cases, mooncussers might kill - or "fail to rescue" - passengers and crew members. Dead men tell no tales.

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Hold the Faith: Early Christianity Comes to Life (The Apostle John Series Book 1)

Susan Preston

$2.99

As Benjamin has discovered, it's not easy being the great-grandson of the last living Apostle.
Every mistake is noticed.
He worries that he should be more involved with his father's business in the Ephesus market, but he enjoys his work as a scribe for his great-grandfather.

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