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Book: From a Foreign Shore - Stories of History and Alternate History by Andrew Knighton
What if someone had conquered the Vikings, someone claiming to be their gods? What if King Arthur's knights met a very different metal-clad warrior? What if you were ordered to execute a statue, and hanging just didn't seem to work? These short stories explore different aspects of history, some of them grounded in reality, some alternative takes on the past as we know it. Stories of daring and [...]
 
Book: Pride and Honour - The Battle for Saxony by Nathaniel Burns
Europe, in the year of the Lord 772 The extraordinary novel, Pride and Honour, is a completely revised and rewritten version of the surprise initial success of the novel Honour and Glory by Nathaniel Burns. The author took many of his readers' tips, reviews and advice to heart to make his fascinating tale about Charlemagne and the Saxon King Widukind an even better read. Take this suspenseful, [...]
 
Book: Fury of the Northmen by Ryan von Hilderbrand
In the land of the midnight sun, kingdoms are forged with iron and blood. Odin demands the blood of vanquished enemies to claim the land and the marrying off of a king's own flesh and blood to hold it. Thorfinn Gundersson is cursed by the gods. Wherever he walks, blood soaks his every step. His mother died bringing him into the world, his friends die and now burdened by a promised wife at only [...]
 
Book: Catherine de Valois - A Play in Three Acts (The Legendary Women of World History Book 2) by Laurel A. Rockefeller
War made her queen of England. Her love for a Welshman made her immortal. Adapted from the narrative biography of the same name, Catherine de Valois tells the story of one of the 15th century's most fascinating queens, taking audiences beyond Henry V and Agincourt to discover the real woman you thought you knew from Shakespeare's "Henry V."
 
Book: Broken Reed - The Lords of Gower and King John by Ann Marie Thomas
William de Breos rose to a position of great power and influence as a close confidant of King John, but when his wife revealed John's greatest secret John's revenge was brutal. William's sons and grandson turned to Llywelyn the Great, Prince of Gwynedd to help them regain their lands. The fall of the de Breos family was the final spark that lit the fire of Magna Carta and led to the offer of the [...]
 
Book: Empress Wu Zetian (The Legendary Women of World History Book 5) by Laurel A. Rockefeller
The most hated woman in Chinese history! Travel back in time over one thousand years and meet the first and only female emperor of China. Born Wu Zhao and given the reign title "Zetian" just weeks before her death in 705 CE, Empress Wu was the unwanted daughter of Chancellor Wu Shihuo -- too bright, too educated, and too politically focused to make a good wife according to contemporary [...]
 
Book: The Cult - A Novel of Two Norman Kingdoms (The Abraxas Chronicles Book 1) by Richard Devlin
HONORABLE MENTION, FOREWORD REVIEWS' INDIEFAB BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD FOR HISTORICAL FICTION A meeting of two worlds. A tale of forbidden love. A chronicle of heresy and crime. Set at the time of the Third Crusade, THE CULT follows the fates of Elise, Edmond, and Martin, three pupils of a learned English scholar who become caught in a web of deceit and threatened by an ancient Gnostic cult [...]
 
Book: Conquering Passion - The Montbryce Legacy by Anna Markland
CONQUERING PASSION covers a span of over ten years and is rich in details of 11th century England. Book One of the Montbryce Legacy introduces the three Montbryce brothers, Rambaud (Ram), Antoine and Hugh, and follows Ram's journey with Mabelle de Valtesse through the labyrinth of dangers in the aftermath of the Norman Conquest. Mabelle, a strong heroine, is more than a match for her warrior [...]
 
Book: Caterina di Valois (Italian Edition) by Laurel A. Rockefeller
La principessa francese dimenticata il cui coraggio ha creato la dinastia Tudor. La guerra l'ha fatta regina d'Inghilterra. Il suo amore per un uomo del Galles l'ha resa immortale. Meglio conosciuta come la sposa di Agincourt di Enrico V nell'opera di Shakespeare "Enrico V ", Caterina de Valois fu una straordinaria donna dotata di fede, coraggio e convinzione in un'epoca di donne politicamente [...]
 
Book: 1066 - What Fates Impose by G.K. Holloway
England is in crisis. King Edward has no heir and promises never to produce one. There are no obvious successors available to replace him, but quite a few claimants are eager to take the crown. While power struggles break out between the various factions at court, enemies abroad plot to make England their own. There are raids across the borders with Wales and Scotland. Harold Godwinson, Earl of [...]
 
Book: Renaissance Queens (The Legendary Women of World History) by Laurel A. Rockefeller
Now at last three Legendary Women of World History biographies in a single three-book collection volume. Begin your journey through time with Catherine de Valois, the French princess whose courage in the face of her father's mental illness and Henry V's war with France changed history forever. Then follow two of Catherine's direct descendants, Queen Mary Stuart and Queen Elizabeth Tudor, as they [...]
 
Book: How to Train Your Knight - A Medieval Romance Novel by Stella Marie Alden
"By G0d, drag her down here! N@ked if you must! Bread and water from now to eternity if you can't!" In the wee hours of dawn, The Beast's curses echo throughout the stone manor. A knife clatters to the floor and a feisty young widow is bound, blindfolded, and led to the altar. She wonders how the king could possibly have sanctioned this farce. After all, she alone transformed a few mud huts and [...]
 
Book: The Year of the Horsetails by R. F. Tapsell
'I chanced upon a novel I read as a child. Re-reading The Year of the Horsetails by R. F. Tapsell (1967), I realized where my interest in nomadic warfare began and, with Bardiya - Tapsell s siege-engineer, outsider hero - something of the origins of Ballista. Tapsell was a superb historical novelist, and some enterprising publisher should put his works back in print for a new generation. Set in [...]
 
Book: Dark Maiden by Lindsay Townsend
Beautiful Yolande comes from an exotic line of exorcists a talent she considers a gift and a curse. In fourteenth century England, a female exorcist who is also black is an oddity. She is sought after and trusted to quiet the restless dead and to send revenants to their final rest. Geraint the Welshman captures Yolande's heart with his ready smile and easy ways, and the passionate fire of his [...]
 
Book: The Execution by Sharon Cramer
Parallel lives are fated to collide in THE EXECUTION a medieval, fantasy thriller, dark adventure, and tragic love story set in fourteenth century France. A young priest enters the prison cell of a condemned mercenary and is shocked to see the face of this murderer is his own a mirror image of himself. Unknown to each other until now, the twins form a bond of brotherhood, sealed with their [...]
 
Book: The Girl Who Would Be Queen (The Kingdom of Naples Book 1) by Jane Ann McLachlan
Ruling a kingdom in the 14th Century was no task for a woman. When Robert of Naples died in 1342, beautiful, sixteen-year-old Joanna and her younger sister Maria became the heirs to one of the largest, wealthiest and most sophisticated kingdoms in Europe. Born in a male-dominated world in the passionate south of Italy and surrounded by ambitious male cousins with an equal claim to the crown, will [...]
 
Book: The Seal (Rosicrucian Quartet) by Adriana Koulias
This Best Seller from critically acclaimed Australian Author Adriana Koulias has been translated into four languages and is a must for history buffs and Templar fans. A Templar Knight...a relic of the Order...a fight for survival. It is the year 1307 and the ancient Order of the Knights of Christ and the Temple of Solomon is in grave danger. The King of France and Pope Clement V are plotting its [...]
 
Book: Temple of the Grail - A Novel (Rosicrucian Quartet) by Adriana Koulias
This Best Seller translated into four languages is a smouldering, menacingly delightful whodunnit for history buffs and lovers of the genre. Murder, Inquisition, Heresy... France, 1254 - High on a mountain in the Pyrenees, the monastery of St Lazarus is a forbidding place. Behind its ramparts and battlements heretical acts are said to take place and there is the rumour of a secret - a secret so [...]
 
Book: Alina, The White Lady of Oystermouth by Ann Marie Thomas
Alina's husband John de Mowbray takes control of the Lordship of Gower in 1320, in an attempt to secure her inheritance. But her father had sold it to the king's favourite, and the king takes it back. The Marcher Barons side with de Mowbray and rebel against the king. But although it eventually leads to the king's downfall, Alina and John will pay a heavy price.
 
Book: Heir to a Prophecy by Mercedes Rochelle
Shakespeare's Witches tell Banquo, "Thou Shalt 'Get Kings Though Thou Be None". Though Banquo is murdered, his son Fleance gets away. What happened to Fleance? What Kings? The road to kingship had a most inauspicious beginning, and we follow Fleance into exile and death, passing the Witches' prophecy to his son Walter. Born on the wrong side of the blanket and raised in disgrace, Walter was [...]
 
Book: The Medallion by Mark E. Fisher
Everyone knows Ty's sister fell off the cliffs and drowned. But something is it a feeling? gnaws at him, driving him to search for her in barbarian Gaul. When Ty and his father visit the Ulster king in ancient, Celtic Ireland, Ty and his new friend, Prince Cairell, flee for the coast at midnight. Ty is attracted to Cairell's mysterious sister, Sorca, who refuses to remain behind. Cairell's [...]
 
Book: The Lord and Eleanor by Lindsay Townsend
Their love crosses and breaks all bounds but can it survive? Spirited Eleanor is a peasant will do anything to help her younger siblings... and even considers becoming the mistress of Richard of Wykeford, her lord and the local landowner, a handsome, charismatic widower who cares for his children. Although Richard wants her for her beauty, he also needs her knowledge. As a local wise-woman, she [...]
 
Book: The Complete Data Files (The Peers of Beinan) by Laurel A. Rockefeller
The data files from all three Legacy of Princess Anlei books plus comprehensive data spanning the entire Peers of Beinan series is collected into a single, easy-to-use reference volume. Fully integrated glossary puts information at your fingertips. Expanded timeline includes all of known Beinarian history. A must-have guide to the Peers of Beinan Series.
 
Book: The Lost Tales (The Peers of Beinan) by Laurel A. Rockefeller
The Lost Tales is a collection of deleted chapters, poems, and short stories that did not make it into The Legacy of Princess Anlei Trilogy. It's a trip through wonderland where you get a glimpse into what might have been but wasn't quite right for the trilogy. It's a fun companion book inspired by JRR Tolkien's Lost Tales -- only compiled while author Laurel A. Rockefeller was alive. As you [...]
 
Book: The Shadow of the Two Princes (Shadows from the Past Book 10) by Wendy Leighton-Porter
Uncle Richard is kind and caring, isn't he? Well, Joe and Jemima Lancelot think so, but for the two young princes imprisoned in the Tower of London it's a different matter entirely - their Uncle Richard isn't a nice man at all. When the Lancelot twins travel back in time to the year 1483, they have a difficult task on their hands. Together with friend Charlie and their talking cat Max, they know [...]
 
Book: Windsong by Allison Knight
Alwyn ab Brynn Ffrydd wants revenge against a powerful Baron without losing his king's support. What better way to exact revenge than to kidnap the Baron's long time mistress? But she is not what he thinks she is. Shy, unworldly Milisent Mortimore has been confined for nine years by a brother who now demands she agree to wed a cruel, heartless man. Thanks to her father's will, she has the right [...]
 
Book: Rex Monstra (The Cycle Book 1) by T. W. Faison
Baron Gilles De Rais once attempted to summon a demon. This is recorded in our human history. But what if he succeeded? What if the tragedy that followed, the terror that shook 15th century France to its rotting core, was brought about by a much darker force? This is the story of the Kindly One, that demon whose despicable acts are hidden in plain sight throughout the history of our species. This [...]
 
Book: Cat and Mouse by Tim Vicary
Cat and Mouse is the gripping story of two sisters fighting for women's rights in the turbulent months before the outbreak of war in 1914. Winner of the BRAG Medallion 2018 When Sarah Becket, a militant suffragette, discovers that her own husband, a respected Liberal MP, is involved in a scandalous prostitution racket, she takes a knife from her kitchen and goes out into London's West End, [...]
 
Book: To Touch The Knight by Lindsay Townsend
As a pestilence sweeps medieval England, a low-born woman has only the sharpness of her wits-and the courage of her heart. . . Edith of Warren Hamlet plays a dangerous game. At the knights' tourneys across the land, among the lords and ladies, she is a strange foreign princess. But in the privacy of her tent with the other survivors of her village, she is but a smith's widow with a silver tongue. [...]
 
Book: Rasputin and The Jews - A Reversal of History by Delin Colón
This book is an account of Rasputin as a healer, equal rights activist and man of God, and why he was so vilified by the aristocracy that their libelous and slanderous rumors became accepted as history. For nearly a century, Grigory Rasputin, spiritual advisor to Russia's last Tsar and Tsarina, has been unjustly maligned simply because history is written by the politically powerful and not by the [...]
 
Book: How to Marry Your Wife by Stella Marie Alden
The second in the 'How to Train Your Knight' Series! After six long years without a word, her beloved sings poetry? And then denies their son? Heed this well. She's no longer an innocent who'll giggle and tarry on his every word. The sharp edge of her tongue is the only welcome he'll get. She'll not marry him. Not ever. Her attitude is beyond understanding. As any knight must, the king commanded [...]
 
Book: A King Under Siege - Book One of The Plantagenet Legacy by Mercedes Rochelle
2019 B.R.A.G. Medallion Honoree. Richard II found himself under siege not once, but twice in his minority. Crowned king at age ten, he was only fourteen when the Peasants' Revolt terrorized London. But he proved himself every bit the Plantagenet successor, facing Wat Tyler and the rebels when all seemed lost. Alas, his triumph was short-lived, and for the next ten years he struggled to assert [...]
 
Book: The Jewel of the Glen - The Glen Highland Romance by Michelle Deerwester-Dalrymple
What happens with a striking beauty finds herself at the mercy of kings and lords? When Caitrin MacCollough returns to her brother's lands, she believes she has found a safe haven, a sanctuary. A striking beauty, one that is legendary in the Highlands, she attracts attention from everyone, including the king of Scotland, Sir Robert the Bruce. But after a lifetime of loneliness, the pandemonium of [...]
 
Book: Sergeant Goldsby and the 10th Cavalry - The Worm Turns by Fred Staff
This fast paced, action packed historical novel follows the true life story of George Goldsby. He was born a slave and lived in Alabama until the Civil War broke out and was forced to work for his master in the war effort. He was at Picket's Charge and escaped during the battle at Gettysburg. He served in the Union Army until the end of the war and then returned home to find his life in as bad a [...]
 
Book: A Bit of Heaven on Earth by Lauren Linwood
Alexa Aston writing as Lauren Linwood - When Gavin of Ashgrove and his closest friend are captured in a fierce battle during the Hundred Years' War, their captors demand a hefty ransom from their fathers for their return. Robert is quickly set free, but Gavin's father refuses to pay for his son's release, leaving him to rot in a squalid French prison. Aided by a sympathetic priest, he escapes and [...]
 


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