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Popular Historical Fiction Books

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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Forgotten Places

Johanna Craven

£2.99

How far would you go to survive?
Van Diemen's Land, Australia. 1833.
English settler Grace Ashwell flees an abusive lover in Hobart Town, with six-year-old Violet in tow. In her head, escape is easy: find work in the northern settlements and earn enough for passage home to London. But the terrain beyond the settled districts is wilder than Grace could ever have imagined. She and Violet find themselves lost in a beautiful but deadly land where rain thunders down mountains, the earth drops away without warning and night brings impenetrable darkness.

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The Brodsky Affair: A Thriller

Ken Fry

$3.50

Lost Art. Murder. A collector who will stop at nothing.
Grab the edge of your seat as Ken Fry weaves a tale of murder, mystery and intrigue.
*** RUNNER UP - UK International Novel Writing Competition 2017

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Oath Breaker (Sons of Odin Book 3)

Erin S. Riley

$3.99

The exciting conclusion of the Sons of Odin trilogy:
Sometimes the right man has been there all along…
Selia has fled Norway and her Viking berserker husband to protect her children from his rages. His brother Ulfrik, having long loved Selia from afar, offers his protection. As Selia uncovers the man he is, love blossoms in her heart where there was only emptiness. But will their newfound love survive when Alrik returns to claim what is his?

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A Flame Put Out (Sons of Odin Series Book 2)

Erin S. Riley

$3.99

Selia's saga continues in Book Two of the SONS OF ODIN series . . .
As Selia struggles with the harsh reality of existence as the wife of a Viking berserker, a devastating loss pulls Alrik deeper into madness, while a secret Selia desperately wants to keep hidden comes to light, threatening everything she holds dear.

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Odin's Shadow (Sons of Odin Book 1)

Erin S. Riley

$3.99

BOOK ONE OF THE SONS OF ODIN SERIES
Obsession. Treachery. Revenge. Redemption. Certain themes resonate across the centuries.
In ninth-century Ireland, Selia is a girl on the verge of womanhood, frustrated by the confines of her gender and resentful of the freedom her brother boasts of. Intelligent and resourceful in a time when neither is valued in a female, she longs for an escape from her sheltered existence. Fascinated by the tales of Viking raids told by her maidservant, Selia's hunger for independence is fed through the stories of heathen ferocity she hears at the woman's knee.

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On The Seventh Day: God Hates You. All of You.

Mark Wilson - CP Wilson

£1.99

"God hates you. Regardless of religion, race, sex, sexuality or nationality. He hates all of you."
God is pissed off.
He has run out of patience with humans and decided that our time is over. We've had our chance and it's back to the drawing board.

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Now and Then in Tuscany: Italian journeys

Angela Petch

£2.80

A lovingly researched account, based on true stories, about Giuseppe Starnucci, a young Italian boy, at the start of the twentieth century, as he journeys on foot with shepherds from his mountain village in the Tuscan Apennines to the coast. His adventures are tracked by his great grandson one hundred years later and we learn of present day problems mirroring those of his ancestors. A story of hardship, secrets and romance which brings to light the customs and people of rural Tuscany in a troubled period of history, when the dominance of Mussolini is always lurking in the background. The author's literary style has been praised as: "a great combination of a true account and fiction." This is sequel to the author's first novel, "Tuscan Roots", praised by Julia Gregson for its "vivid, natural and direct...writing. Moving and interesting with lovely touches of humour." Both of these family sagas about Tuscany are stand-alone.

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Age of Innocence Boxed Set (Books 1-3)

Debra Elizabeth

$4.99

Enjoy all three regency romances in the Age of Innocence series.
LOVE BY SECRETS
Eighteen-year-old Emily Stanton is excited to attend this Season's balls and begin her search for a husband. She is thrilled when the dashing and handsome Connor Preston begins to court her. After each ball, Emily finds a love note in her drawstring reticule, and she expects a marriage proposal from Connor any day.

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Dare to Love a Spy (Book 3, Age of Innocence)

Debra Elizabeth

$2.99

Miss Hannah Richardson is enjoying a Season in London. She's not looking for a husband, at least not this Season. She wants to enjoy herself before settling down to married life. All that changes, however, when she sees the Duke of Wetherby. He's tall, dark and impossibly handsome and someone Hannah wants to get to know better.

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Francine 2: Miss Philpott Becomes the Fascinating Mathilde

Alicia Cameron

$0.99

When the out of work governess, Miss Philpott, meets Francine once more, she could never guess how her life could be transformed. In the brand new Edwardian age (the age of Downton Abbey) there are many changes for women. But Miss Philpott is now forty and feels that all the innovations of the new century have little to do with her. But how wrong she is. With Francine's help she is about to become a modern woman and to discover that she has talents she could never have dreamed of. Her abilities are only limited by her imagination, and as an avid reader, Miss Philpott's imagination is prodigious.

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Honoria and the Family Obligation

Alicia Cameron

$2.99

Take two beautiful sisters and three eligible suitors - add mistaken identity and you have a sparkling romance.
Honoria is the shy sister - who would have thought she could land in quite as big a scrape as the audacious Serena?

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The Digger's Daughter: An Australian Saga (Currency Girls Book 2)

Rosemary Noble

$2.99

Jane is a tough, pioneering woman, who's lived a long life. She remembers Melbourne from the 1830s and lived throughout the gold-rush era and into the twentieth century. She has a story to tell, but is determined to keep her background secret from her family. Her nurse, Mary, has a secret from the Great War. Will they help each other come to terms with what they have each hidden in the past? Based on a true story, this novel is a broad sweep over the early years in Victoria, Australia.

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Search for the Light: An Australian Saga (Currency Girls Book 1)

Rosemary Noble

$2.99

A moment's foolish mistake costs sixteen-year old Nora her freedom and her family. Sentenced to transportation she has to grow up fast to survive prison, the long journey and then life as an assigned servant in Van Diemen's Land of the 1820s. She is sustained by real friendships with other prisoners, Sarah and Helen. Can anyone of them overcome the pitfalls of convict life to become pioneering settlers of modern day Tasmania? This is a story of love and friendship amidst the trials of 19th century Australian colonial life.

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Ranter's Wharf

Rosemary Noble

$2.99

Imagine yourself in England around the times of Charles Dickens or Elizabeth Gaskell for this moving family saga of love, loss and betrayal.
One moment, William is running around barefoot, ragged and more often hungry than not. Then Aunt Betsy appears from nowhere on the day of his mother's funeral. She needs an heir and William fits the bill. The only person she needs to persuade is William's grieving father.The boy leaves a family torn apart by Betsy's decision. One day in the future, that action will come back to bite her, with devastating consequences. Follow William as he grapples with his brother's betrayal, set in motion on that fateful day. Only a charismatic preacher can save the brothers from a lifetime of bad blood..

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Ambrosius: Last of the Romans (A Light in the Dark Ages Book 2)

Tim Walker

£1.99

Britannia lies open to barbarian invasions as it slowly adjusts to life after Roman rule. Cruel high king Vortigern has seized control and chosen to employ Saxons in his mercenary army. But who is the master and who the puppet?

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Red Ground: The Forgotten Conflict: A Military Thriller

Ken Fry

$3.50

Blood diamonds, oil, and a greedy dictator scar the landscape and citizens of West Africa in this action-packed military thriller.
PRAISE FOR RED GROUND:
"I would rate Red Ground up there with any other book on the African, conflict experience. Blood Diamonds Indeed!

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The Demon Inside: Book 2 In The Infernal Aether Series

Peter Oxley

$3.99

How can you save the world when it's impossible to tell friend from foe?
London, 1868.
Augustus Potts is in trouble. The runic sword that gives him his supernatural powers is also turning him into the one thing he fears and despises the most: a demon.

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The Infernal Aether: Book 1 in the Infernal Aether Series

Peter Oxley

$0.99

The Aether always held the universe together… but in the nineteenth century, it just might tear it apart.
London, 1865. A world being torn apart by supernatural terrors.
A drunken adventurer who just wants a quiet life.

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