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Rating: 4.50 / 5
4 reviews

Shakespeare's Witch (Pages of Darkness Book 1)

by Samantha Grosser

"Un-put-down-able! Dark, complicated and intense. I loved it!” - Coffee & Ink BooksEngland, 1606. In a world where witchcraft is a crime, foretelling the future seems more of a curse than a gift for seamstress Sarah Stone. But in spite of the danger she cannot turn aside from the Spirits’ call. When she sees her own death and her brother Tom’s in a reading for Will Shakespeare, she begs the playwright to abandon his latest work. But Will refuses, aware the play is one of his best. And so rehearsals for Macbeth begin.After her vision, Sarah fears for her life – the Spirits never lie. A strange darkness seems to haunt London’s Bankside, and when Tom sets out to seduce boy player John Upton, the boy sees the hand of witchcraft in his own forbidden desires for men. Then Sarah weaves ...

Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction
Size: 314 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 25 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 5.00 / 5
2 reviews

The Spindle Chair (The Barn Church Series Book 1)

by Shellie Arnold

What happens when the miracle God gives you threatens to destroy your marriage?

Laurie Crane is happily married. And she is usually able to overlook her husband’s moments of quiet sadness. If only God would give them a child …

Pierce wants a child as badly as Laurie and has spent years praying alongside her. But he has no idea that a "yes" from God will unearth long-buried memories and bring their marriage to the brink of catastrophe.

In The Barn Church trilogy's first novel, The Spindle Chair, Shellie Arnold explores what happens when "happily ever after" becomes more than one couple can handle.
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In The Spindle Chair, debut author Shellie Arnold skillfully weaves together a story of longing and loss, fear and faith. At once b...

Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction, Religious Fiction
Size: 300 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 25 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 5.00 / 5
5 reviews

In the Shadow of the Queen

by Kim Stokely

Jerusalem, 76 B.C. For the first time in history, a woman rightfully reigns over Israel. The queen's rule gives Anna, a gifted young seamstress, opportunities for work and education she never thought possible. But to achieve her dreams, Anna must enter a world festering with intrigue and deceit. Those living within the queen's shadow already plot to seize the throne when she is dead. Even Lev, Anna's first love, is drawn into this underlying world of power, pleasure and political maneuvering. Torn between her own desires and the traditions of her people, Anna's story is one of enduring courage and her inspired belief in God's love and faithfulness in all circumstances....

Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction
Size: 383 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 25 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 3.50 / 5
15 reviews

A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy: Autobiographical Novel

by Laurence Sterne

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Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction, Travel, Continental Europe
Size: 1.30 mb
Free eBook download for Kindle from 24 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 4.90 / 5
5 reviews

A DANCE CALLED AFRICA (THE 'JOHN ROSS'TRILOGY Book 1)

by Isabella Bleszynski

Kings and queens, witches and warriors,
Renegades, mystics, adventurers, wise men and fools
All play their part in ‘A DANCE CALLED AFRICA’


When the ancient powers of Africa meet the thrusting forces of change, what will be the outcome?


1798. Zululand

Threatened by a group of thugs, a 10-year old boy appeals to his ancestors for help. The response is immediate - and terrifying. Years later, after publicly defying the powerful father who forced his family into exile - again the heavens respond.

Coincidence, natural phenomena…or something else?

One pe...

Genre: Crime, Thriller & Mystery, Mystery, Fiction, Action & Adventure, Historical Fiction, War, Teen & Young Adult
Size: 451 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 24 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 5.00 / 5
1 review

The forgotten Prince

by Monika Mangal

At the beginning of King Seti's third regnal year, the aspiring architect in the making Siamun sets out from his hometown Iunu in order to join the royal architects. In doing so, he hopes to make the most of his exceptional talent and the knowledge he has acquired during his studies in the temple of Ra. While Siamun pretends to be the son of a lesser architect, he anxiously guards the secret of his true parentage which must never be unravelled.Sooner than expected, his dream of working on one of the ambitious royal building projects comes true. Quite by chance, the king's attention is drawn to the gifted young man. Intrigued by his brilliant ideas, Seti subsequently entrusts him with the construction of his two dearest monuments, oblivious of the potential threat Siamun poses to him.Howeve...

Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction, History, Ancient, Nonfiction
Size: 388 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 24 February 2020 onward  

History of the Thirteen: Ferragus, The Duchesse de Langeais, The Girl with the Golden Eyes

by de Balzac, Honoré

History of the Thirteen is a trilogy written by Honoré de Balzac: Ferragus is the first part, the second is La Duchesse de Langeais and the third is The Girl with the Golden Eyes. The story is set around the year 1820. Auguste de Maulincour, a young cavalry officer, walking in a Parisian district of ill repute, sees from afar a young married woman, Clemence, with whom he is secretly in love. In the days that follow his arrival to Paris, Auguste uncovers the secrets of powerful and mysterious people and escapes several assassination attempts....

Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction
Size: 317 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 24 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 4.60 / 5
5 reviews

Sweet on You (Meddlin' Madeline Mysteries Book 1)

by Chautona Havig

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Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction, Religious Fiction, Romance, Religious
Size: 342 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 24 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 5.00 / 5
5 reviews

Beyond the Ebbing Tide

by Charles Richard Sterling

A rebellious young woman with strong anti-war views defies her politically influential grandmother when she leaves for Paris in search of her missing husband.

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Genre: Crime, Thriller & Mystery, Thrillers, Suspense, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Literary Fiction, Political, Romance, Contemporary, Romantic Suspense, Military
Size: 314 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 24 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 3.30 / 5
3 reviews

The Courtier of Versailles

by Donna Russo Morin

France, 1682. Louis XIV, the Sun King, is at the height of his power. The court at Versailles is a paradise for privileged young women.Jeanne Yvette Mas Du Bois is unlike most other courtiers: her thirst for knowledge often incurs her father's brutal wrath. But her uncle encourages Jeanne's independence, secretly teaching her fencing in the palace's labyrinthine basement. When two of the king's Musketeers are beset by criminals, mere feet from Jeanne's fencing lesson, she intervenes and saves one of the Musketeers' lives.Hidden behind her mask, Jeanne is mistaken for a man. As "Jean Luc," she is admitted to an inner circle where she learns of an assassination plot against the Queen. As Jean Luc, she is permitted to bring her intelligence and swordsmanship to bear. And as Jean Luc, she is f...

Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction, Romance, Historical Romance, Teen & Young Adult
Size: 345 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 23 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 4.20 / 5
4 reviews

Les Miserables

by Victor Hugo

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Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction
Size: 558 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 23 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 5.00 / 5
4 reviews

All The Way Home

by Ann Tatlock

Tatlock employs flashbacks efficiently, and her rich descriptions and characterizations are unusually fresh and inventive.” -- Publisher’s Weekly

Christy Award winner
First Place, Adult Fiction, Midwest Independent Publishers Association!

From a rough section of Los Angeles during the late Depression years, to the civil rights struggles of the 1960s in the South, this novel is a searing portrayal of one family trapped by alcoholism and another living the typical middle class life- but it’s not what you would expect! Tatlock paints an American story through the eyes of two best friends, girls separated by the internment camps of World War II. The surprises never stop!
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Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction, Religious Fiction
Size: 476 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 23 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 3.80 / 5
4 reviews

Mr. Darcy's Bargain: A Pride and Prejudice Vagary

by Regina Jeffers

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Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction
Size: 316 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 23 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 3.40 / 5
3 reviews

The Real Mystery of Jack the Ripper: The Untold Investigation

by Darren Mark Wright

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Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction, Horror
Size: 412 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 23 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 3.00 / 5
1 review

Captain Eulate: The story of Don Antonio Eulate and the War of 1898

by Clark Wilkins

A compilation of the war using the actual cables, ship logs, newspaper accounts, battlefield records, postwar studies, and recollections of the participants on both sides, this novel recounts the events that both started and ended the war. This was a war bathed in both glory and blood and yet has never been told as told here. If one wants an accurate understanding of how and why the war was fought this is a must read. Written in first hand form, it allows the reader to be in the middle of the action for both sides just as if being there....

Genre: Fiction, Action & Adventure, Historical Fiction, War, Teen & Young Adult
Size: 1392 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 23 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 4.80 / 5
13 reviews

The Sun Will Always Shine

by John R McKay

John R McKay's fourth novel sees him return to his favourite genre, historical fiction.
Set before and during the First World War The Sun Will Always Shine tells the story of brothers Harry and Charlie Davenport, who live on a farm in northern England, and their attempts to protect their mother and sister from their abusive and violent father.
They believe that their father's increasing brutality needs to be stopped and they will need to carry out strong action to do that in order to protect their family.
With war approaching they realise that these actions could have terrible consequences upon the very people they have sworn to protect.
As suspicions grow ever stronger, could they find an escape in the trenches of the Western Front before their secret is revealed ...

Genre: Fiction, Action & Adventure, Historical Fiction, War
Size: 322 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 23 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 4.30 / 5
4 reviews

A Ring of Truth (A Henrietta and Inspector Howard Novel Book 2)

by Michelle Cox

In this second book of the series, Henrietta and Clive delightfully rewrite Pride and Prejudice—with a hint of mystery!Newly engaged, Clive and Henrietta now begin the difficult task of meeting each other’s family. “Difficult” because Clive has neglected to tell Henrietta that he is in fact the heir to the Howard estate and fortune, and Henrietta has just discovered that her mother has been hiding secrets about her past as well. When Clive brings Henrietta to the family estate to meet his parents, they are less than enthused about his impoverished intended. Left alone in this extravagant new world when Clive returns to the city, Henrietta finds herself more at home with the servants than his family, much to the disapproval of Mrs. Howard—and soon gets caught up in the disappearan...

Genre: Crime, Thriller & Mystery, Mystery, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Romance, Romantic Suspense
Size: 321 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 23 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 4.50 / 5
2 reviews

A Legend To Love Series Sampler Collection

by Cora Lee

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Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction, Romance, Historical Romance
Size: 1.88 mb
Free eBook download for Kindle from 23 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 4.70 / 5
5 reviews

The Cranbury Papermaker (The Cranbury Chronicles Book 1)

by Maureen Lang

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Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction, Religious Fiction, Romance, Teen & Young Adult, Religious
Size: 336 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 22 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 4.70 / 5
17 reviews

Twisted Timber

by Sarah Gay

Based on a true story, Twisted Timber is an emotionally gripping tale. It is set in Marietta, Georgia in 1954 at the cusp of a new civil rights movement. The reader is further transported back in time to war-torn Germany during the devastation of World War II.

In 1954, Hannah is a young adult searching for answers. She came to America with stars in her eyes. No more war. No more injustice. No more Hitler, the man who sat with her and spoke to her gently.

Although her lifelong physical disability was obvious, she was not going to let it impede her chances at a new life. With the new, warm, undemanding Southern culture contrasting her own, Hannah finds herself confused about her own identity.

To complicate matters, she is confronted with something that ...

Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction, Religious Fiction, Romance, Teen & Young Adult
Size: 304 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 22 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 4.50 / 5
2 reviews

Son of Promise (Companion Book Book 2)

by Caryl McAdoo

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Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction, Religious Fiction, Teen & Young Adult
Size: 354 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 22 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 4.50 / 5
49 reviews

The Indigo Rebels: A French Resistance novel

by Ellie Midwood

France, 1940The German army has marched into Paris. Three siblings, three very different people leading very different lives, find themselves face to face with new occupants of their city, and none of them can guess what the occupation has in store for them, and how it will change their lives once and for all.Giselle Legrand, a renowned novelist and a socialite, encounters an unannounced guest in her apartment – a newly arrived chief of the Gestapo, Sturmbannführer Dr. Karl Wünsche, who is intended to billet there and who soon starts making rather unwelcome changes in Giselle’s lifestyle. Strong-willed and defiant, Giselle gets involved with one of the first Resistance cells, refusing to submit to the newly established authority despite the developing relationship between the two.Kam...

Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction, Romance
Size: 333 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 22 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 4.50 / 5
15 reviews

An Unconventional Officer: A story of love and war in Wellington’s army (The Peninsular War Saga Book 1)

by Lynn Bryant

In 1802 Europe was going back to war, Sir Arthur Wellesley was commanding troops in India and the officers and men of the 110th infantry were about to get the shock of their lives.An Unconventional Officer’ is the story of Paul van Daan, younger son of the wealthy owner of a shipping line, who joins the 110th Infantry as an ambitious junior officer and travels to India in 1802 to serve under a young and relatively inexperienced general with a reputation to make.The book charts Paul’s early career from a junior lieutenant in India through the wars in Europe to Portugal and Spain. A talented and charismatic leader of men, he needs to learn to curb his temper and adjust to the rigid army hierarchy in order to rise in his chosen profession. On the way he makes enduring friendships forged...

Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction
Size: 571 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 22 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 5.00 / 5
5 reviews

The Crimson Cord (Daughters of the Promised Land Book #1): Rahab's Story

by Jill Eileen Smith

Wife to a gambler who took one too many risks, Rahab finds herself sold as a slave to cover her husband's debt. Forced into prostitution by Dabir, counselor to the Syrian king, Rahab despairs of ever regaining her freedom and her self-respect. But when Israelite spies enter Jericho and come to lodge at her house, Rahab sees a glimmer of hope and the opportunity of a lifetime. In one risky moment, she takes a leap of faith, puts her trust in a God she does not know, and vows to protect the spies from the authorities. When the armies of Israel arrive weeks later, Rahab hopes they will keep their promise, but she has no idea what kind of challenges await her outside Jericho's walls--or if she will ever know the meaning of love.Under Jill Eileen Smith's talented hand, the familiar story of Rah...

Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction, Religious Fiction, Romance, Historical Romance, Religious
Size: 369 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 22 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 4.70 / 5
4 reviews

Killing Elephants

by Vorgan

Killing Elephants by David Bennett[Biographical Novel]A shy young man meets his roommate on his first day of college and both their lives take an unexpected twist when they discover an ingenious method that will turn them into millionaires…Who was David Bennett? How did he reach wealth at such a young age? And why is he considered one of the most intriguing figures of our time? At last the whole story unfolds. From his beginnings as a timid and fearful-of-the-world kid, and his first encounter with his arrogant roommate (who shared with him a number of ideas capable of giving seemingly impossible capabilities to those who execute them), to the strange method that he had to devise to put them into practice.Written with shrewd eloquence and in an addictive style, David offers us a window i...

Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction, Teen & Young Adult, Literature & Fiction
Size: 585 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 22 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 4.40 / 5
4 reviews

The Jesuit Letter (The Tyburn Folios Book 1)

by Dean Hamilton

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Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction
Size: 377 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 22 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 4.30 / 5
7 reviews

THE BEAUTY OF LOVE: An American Historical Romance (American Wilderness Series Romance Book 6)

by Dorothy Wiley

Brought together after tragedy, Edward Wyllie and Dora Tudor find the true beauty of love in this poignant and thrilling historical romance set in 1800 Boston and New Hampshire. In an unlikely place for new beginnings, a cemetery, Edward and Dora meet for the first time. But in that forlorn place, the beauty of love blossoms. Edward is still struggling with guilt over the death of his family more than a year ago—a guilt so great he’s unable to even look at his childrens’ gravestones. As their friendship grows, Dora forces Edward to confront the truth—their deaths were not his fault. And Edward gives Dora, a young Boston widow, a chance to seize love and learn the meaning of passion.But first, they must put their whirlwind courtship on hold as Edward and Dora become embroiled in a s...

Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction, Romance, Historical Romance
Size: 343 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 21 February 2020 onward  

Dancing with Artie (Thaddeus Hunloke Book 1)

by Pete Heathmoor

England, winter 1944.

Britain is suffering from a critical labour shortage. Low risk Axis prisoners of war fill the gaps, housed in POW camps where they are released daily into the local community to work.
What better way for Germany to introduce fifth columnists into the country than to have them inserted by the British themselves...?
Captain Thaddeus Hunloke, seconded from Scotland Yard, is dispatched by the Combined Services Detailed Interrogation Centre (UK) along with Lieutenant Brian Conway to Camp 876 to investigate claims that Waffen-SS prisoners of war have successfully passed themselves off as low risk Wehrmacht troops.
Camp 876 is located in a remote area of the Derbyshire Dales amid the forested lands belonging to a private estate, home to the Go...

Genre: Crime, Thriller & Mystery, Mystery, Fiction, Action & Adventure, Historical Fiction, War
Size: 378 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 21 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 4.20 / 5
106 reviews

The Wishing House

by Emma-Nicole Lewis

Just one wish….

Behind an old dilapidated cottage in a peaceful Shropshire village, is an ancient wishing well. Surrounded by superstition and folklore dating back to the civil war, the well and the house have been left untouched by the locals. When a stranger to the village buys the house, the well is disturbed….

Present Day - Unexpected circumstances lead Milly Lyle to move to The Wishing House, a quintessential country cottage recently restored and renovated by her lover. With its chocolate box looks, quaint location and the pretty well outside, it seems the perfect place for a fresh start. Then she hears of the legend of the Wishing Well Witch and the noises, dreams and strange events begin.

1642 – the turn of the civil war. Constance Yorke...

Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction
Size: 510 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 21 February 2020 onward  

Rating: 4.00 / 5
1 review

The Last Soldier

by Marsha Landreth

Dr. Margaret Reed, a lieutenant in the Royal Army Medical Corp, is trapped behind enemy lines when she returns home to evacuate her father before the Germans invade. Maggie, fearing being shot as a spy, burns her uniform and resumes her previous life on the Occupied island. She is successfully hiding in plain sight until the Royal Army transfers her to the SOE to become a spy. Cunning, courage, and necessity keep her half a step ahead of her enemy. But how long can her luck hold?...

Genre: Crime, Thriller & Mystery, Thrillers, Fiction, Historical Fiction
Size: 362 pages
Free eBook download for Kindle from 21 February 2020 onward  

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