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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 [...]
 
Book: Music For My Soul by Lauren Linwood
As the third wife of an abusive French vineyard owner, Madeleine Bouchard hasn't produced the expected heir after three years of marriage. Fearing he plans to kill her, she flees during a trip to England. Unable to make her way home, she joins a troupe of traveling mummers and reinvents herself as the only woman troubadour in the land, captivating audiences with both song and story. Nobleman [...]
 
Book: A Knight for Kallen by Lauren Linwood
**Alexa Aston writing as Lauren Linwood** Kallen de Mangeron grew up in a convent, her noble family never knowing of her birth. When a new Mother Superior informs them of her existence, they send trusted knight Griffith Sommersby to escort her home. Griffith's heart broke when he lost his wife and infant son during childbirth, and he's kept his feelings locked away from the world until he meets [...]
 
Book: Marked By Honor (Knights of Honor Series Book 2) by Alexa Aston
1363 A.D. - Lady Beatrice Bordel loses her mother and grandfather on the same day, leaving her penniless. With no protector and no prospects for marriage, her future is dismal. Hoping her grandfather's oldest friend will take her in, Beatrice journeys north and is set upon by a band of highwaymen. All seems lost until Sir Raynor Le Roux arrives. Raynor nurses a broken heart as he returns to his [...]
 
Book: Word of Honor (Knights of Honor Series Book 1) by Alexa Aston
Become swept away in Alexa Aston's new Knights of Honor, a medieval series set in the time of Edward III's reign in England. At its heart are Geoffrey and Merryn, who will find lasting love in Word of Honor. This pair plays a part in each book of the series sometimes small, sometimes large as new couples come together to find passion and true love. Each romance focuses on honor and the code of [...]
 
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: THIS n THAT - Mariam's Stories by Mariam Cheshire
Mariam looks back over her 92 years and wants to leave a legacy for her family that follows. By telling her stories, she leaves a picture of her times. She tells of her struggles to publish and her excitement over a success. These were all published in small magazines in those early years - adult fiction with a happy ending, pre-teen stories to show the way to go, and children's adventures set in [...]
 
Book: A Pledge of Better Times by Margaret Evans Porter
A sweeping tale of ambition, treachery, and passion incorporating 17th century historical figures, royalty, and events. For generations Lady Diana de Vere's family loyally served England's crown. But after King Charles II's untimely death, her father firmly opposes James II's tyranny. Charles Beauclerk, Duke of St. Albans the late king's bastard son by actress Nell Gwyn also rebels against his [...]
 
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: Forsythia - A Memoir of Lost Generations by Peter Longley
Encased within the drama of John Galsworthy's 'The Forsyte Saga ,' Peter Hovenden Longley weaves an autobiographical reminiscence of his own English family from the 1880s to the 1960s. Brought up in the last days of 'Forsythia', a world of the 3 percent born in privilege to serve the British Empire, Longley celebrates his family's lost generations. Nothing--neither the abdication of the king and [...]
 
Book: Eva Gore Booth, The Other Sister - The Remarkable Sybling of Constance Markievicz by Brighid O'Sullivan
Why would a wealthy Anglo/Irish woman choose to leave the splendor of her large exquisite family home nestled in the lush green hills of Ireland, her own private gardens, and a fairy tale palace where everyone loved her, to live in the slums of Manchester? By the late 19th century, Europe was not only a battlefield, but living conditions of many European cities were only slightly better to those [...]
 
Book: Three Seasons - Three Stories of England in the Eighties by Mike Robbins
Three Seasons is a book of three novellas, unconnected with each other, but all set in the south of England in the 1980s. In Spring, a middle-aged Hull trawler skipper, his great days gone, has one last throw of the dice a South Coast port. In Summer, an ambitious young man makes his way in the booming Thames Valley property market, unconcerned with the damage he does to others. In Autumn, the [...]
 
Book: First Century Close-ups by Roger Penney
Stories based on incidents or characters described in the Gospel narratives of the New Testament in a style which gives the reader a clearer awareness of what was happening and a deeper understanding of the people involved. In particular they help the reader to see Jesus with greater vividness than ever before.
 
Book: Bittersweet by p.d.r. lindsay
Bryce Ackerman returns home from a business trip to Vienna expecting to marry his beloved Aimee. But she is pregnant. This is 1872 and Bryce is a Victorian gentleman who doesn't believe in sex before marriage. Aimee is distraught. So-called officers and gentlemen, on leave, visitors to her home, have been making a game of rape. They have been running a competition to see which regiment's junior [...]
 
Book: A Kid's Guide to England by Jack L. Roberts
From castles and crowns to monuments and monarchs, "A Kid's Guide to England" takes young readers (ages 9-12) on an exciting adventure to this fascinating land that makes up the largest part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Within the pages of this easy-to-read book with dozens of full-color photographs, young readers will meet the Beefeaters at Buckingham Palace, [...]
 
Book: Cultural Primitivism in the Poetry of W. B. Yeats by Walt Lamberg
Many readers of poetry who enjoy the work of William Butler Yeats know him primarily for his great poems written during the 20th Century, such poems as "No Second Troy," "The Mask," "On Being Asked for a War Poem," "The Second Coming," and "Leda and the Swan." This book focuses on his early poetry written during the 1880s and 1890s. One key idea is that readers of his later poems can enhance [...]
 
Book: The Game Changers - How To Date Men In The 21st Century by Dahmenah M. and Charyn Gant
This book gives you 12 GAME CHANGERS that gives you tips on How to Date Men and helps you improve your self-esteem, dating life, femininity and how not to let men hurt your feelings. Also, how the small things you do while dating makes all the difference if you're looking for love. You may think you know How to Date Men but if you haven't dated for awhile it's time to try something new. "This [...]
 
Book: Surfer of the Century - The Life of Duke Kahanamoku by Ellie Crowe
Who was named the Surfer of the Century? Read about Duke Kahanamoku's determination, courage in adversity, and good sportmanship as he struggles to become the fastest swimmer in the world and also teach the world how to ride big waves. --- This strikingly illustrated picture-book biography celebrates Duke Kahanamoku, who broke records as an Olympic swimmer and introduced surfing around the globe. [...]
 
Book: The Casebook of Inspector Armstrong - Volume 2 by Martin Daley
'The Bells and Plate Fix' is set against Cumberland's biggest horse races, the Carlisle Racing Bells and the Cumberland Plate. When a bookie's clerk is found face down in the River Eden, Inspector Armstrong believes there is more to his death than meets the eye. In 'The Kaiser's Assassin', Armstrong's holiday in the Lake District is disrupted when he is invited to meet Kaiser Wilhelm, who is [...]
 
Book: Magda - A Darkly Disturbing Occult Horror Trilogy - Book 3 by Sarah England
Best-Selling Occult Horror Series: 'One of the most disturbing and truly terrifying books I've ever read...' Book 1 - 'Father of Lies' Book 2 - 'Tanners Dell' Book 3 - 'Magda' 'This final part was outstanding. Everything ties together in such a frightening conclusion. Worth every penny and every minute of reading. Brilliant!' 'Absolutely brilliant - scared the bejesus out of me - a 5 star [...]
 
Book: Ulf of Leystoke - Short Stories set in Anglo-Saxon England by Peter Alan Orchard
Ulf is a farmer in the Anglo-Saxon village of Leystoke in England. When Vikings raid the village, he is seriously injured and his wife is killed. Distraught, both legs broken and imperfectly healed, he leaves his children in the care of his sister's family and he travels to the nearby town to take up a new trade - that of ironsmith. After a long apprenticeship, he returns to Leystoke - but soon [...]
 
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: Trusting Desire (Gilded Passions Book 1) by Alice Langdon
Naive, destitute and alone, Ellie Baker's world crumbles when she's kidnapped and forced into a brothel to repay her father's mistakes. Betrayed to the core, Ellie vows to never trust another man even Gabriel Peterson, her favorite childhood friend. Gabriel can't get past his mother's brutal murder. Drinking, gambling and whoring help him forget, yet his guilt-ridden habits have made him a social [...]
 
Book: Baudelaire's Revenge - A Novel by Bob Van Laerhoven
Winner of the Hercule Poirot Prize for Best Crime Novel - Winner of the USA Best Book Award 2014 in the category Fiction: mystery/suspense "A decadent tale. Commissioner Lefevre's philosophical discussions with artists and poets and a creepy Belgian dwarf are fascinating."--Marilyn Stasio, The New York Times Book Review It is 1870, and Paris is in turmoil. As the social and political turbulence [...]
 
Book: Sussex Horrors - Stories of Coastal Terror and other Seaside Haunts by Jonathan Broughton, Mark Cassell & Rayne Hall
Three Sussex authors ... Twelve horror stories. Take a terrifying journey to a coastline associated with candyfloss and amusement arcades, and see it stripped to the bone. Whether it's seagulls that prove to be more than a nuisance, the mysterious inhabitants of a forgotten village, or a fisherman whose Easter eggs are not for consumption, the horrors are always there ... and much closer than we [...]
 
Book: Shine Like The Sun by A.L. Means
As the new century dawns, Roy Huntley is in his early 50s and well past the usual shelf life for a rock and roll star. He has had his share of fame and fortune, and settled for a scenic Shangri-La in Arizona and a second wife young enough to be his daughter. Hanging out with fellow British bandmate Chris Russell has passed the time nicely for a couple of years. But time to reflect has had its [...]
 
Book: Doctor's Choice by Gaynor W Baker
Set in Victorian London. Editha Ramsay is thinking of leaving her position as a nurse at St. Angela's Hospital and marry the man of her father's choosing. Will the new doctor be able to change her mind and win her heart? Doctor Isamu Itoyama is taken with nurse Editha Ramsay and wants the best for her. One thing he does not want is for her to be forced to marry the wrong man. Will he be able to [...]
 
Book: A Gentle Remedy by R A Lyndhurst
November in England may be a dark and disheartening month, but Georgia is full of hope. As a bride she is fulfilling the ambition of most Victorian daughters - to marry quickly, and to marry well. Her husband-to-be may be older than she is, but he seems kind and studious, and above all, can amply provide for her. Georgia knows that her life is about to change irrevocably, but nevertheless is [...]
 
Book: The Samurai's Lady by Gaynor W Baker
Lady Katharine Davenport She only wants to escape an unwanted marriage. Now she finds herself in a country hostile to her and her beliefs. Will she be able to return home or will circumstances tie her to the Japans? Lord Isamu Fujito All he wants is to heal the sick, not rule a domain. Now he finds himself in charge of a Barbarian woman. Will he be able to send her home and will his heart be able [...]
 
Book: Trust ME by Nora LeDuc
Betrayed by the men she loved and condemned by the media as an embezzler, financial advisor Ela Danforth seeks sanctuary in the small town of Rockypoint, New Hampshire. She believes her days will return to normal, but a mysterious stalker threatens her refuge, just as a charming lawyer, Nash McCain, enters her life. Despite his help in dealing with her unknown menace, she's determined not to let [...]
 
Book: Looking For Jamie by Angela Rigley
The first book in the saga of Jamie. Set in the late nineteenth century this is the story of a young boy who is found bedraggled and starving, having lost his memory. All he knows is his name, Jamie. He is taken in by the household of The Grange on the Brightmoor Estate who soon come to love him as one of their own, especially the master David Dalton whose own son had been killed in an accident [...]
 
Book: Eloping With Emmy by Liz Fielding
She's on the run to a wedding. He's determined to stop her making the mistake of her life. Tom Brodie's mission - he has no option but to accept it - is to prevent headstrong heiress Emmy Carlisle from marrying a fortune-hunter. He is not happy about it but when Emmy stows away in his car, his day goes from bad to worse. Emmy is not a woman to sit back and let things fall as they will. She has a [...]
 
Book: A Dilemma for Jamie by Angela Rigley
The second book in the saga of Jamie, this is the sequel to "Looking for Jamie" Tillie's twin girls are now fifteen months old, and talk of Jamie going to boarding school sends her into a battle of wits against his new father, David. Jamie has his own concerns about being so far away from the Brightmoor Estate, but all that is momentarily forgotten when, first David is involved in a serious [...]
 
Book: Staging Murder by Nora LeDuc
Ava Ray returns home to put aside family grudges, never expecting to be swept into the mystery surrounding her stepmother's murder and the sinister fires lighting up the city's night skies. Now the murderer is obsessing over Ava and sending her gifts. The police believe the killer and the arsonist are the same person and focus their attempts to capture the criminal around Ava. But how can she [...]
 
Book: A Ghostly Assignment - . . . and its lasting heritage by Rosalind Minett
This is a long short story about Sara and Jake, two journalist students on their first assignment. They are cynical about finding the ghost a local village is gossiping about, but they have to investigate fully in order to deliver a good project to the university. They soon become involved in a weird experience, taking one of them back into the 17th century. Shaken, they swap notes about what has [...]
 


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