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Book: Godwine Kingmaker - Part One of The Last Great Saxon Earls by Mercedes Rochelle
Harold Godwineson, the Last Anglo-Saxon King, owed everything to his father. Who was this Godwine, first Earl of Wessex and known as the Kingmaker? Was he an unscrupulous schemer, using King and Witan to gain power? Or was he the greatest of all Saxon Earls, protector of the English against the hated Normans? The answer depends on who you ask. He was befriended by the Danes, raised up by Canute [...]
 
Book: The Amber Treasure (Northern Crown) by Richard John Denning
597 A.D. Treachery in Dark Ages Northumbria. Cerdic is the nephew of a great warrior who died a hero of the Anglo-Saxon country of Deira. Growing up in a quiet village, he dreams of the glories of battle and of one day writing his name into the sagas. He experiences the true horrors of war, however, when his home is attacked, his sister kidnapped, his family betrayed and his uncle's legendary [...]
 
Book: Pit of Vipers (Sons of Kings Book 2) by Millie Thom
In Pit of Vipers, the second book in the Sons of Kings trilogy, the lives of Alfred of Wessex and Eadwulf of Mercia continue to unfold against the ever increasing threat of Danish raids. Now back in his homeland, Eadwulf sets out on his determined quest for revenge, whilst Alfred's leadership skills develop at the courts of his successive brothers. Before long, those skills will be put to the [...]
 
Book: Shadow of the Raven (Sons of Kings Book 1) by Millie Thom
'Historical fiction at its best.' By the mid ninth century, Danish raids on Anglo-Saxon kingdoms have escalated. Several bands even dare to overwinter on the coastal islands, particularly those at the mouth of the Thames, where the kingdoms of Wessex and Mercia border each other. The kings of these lands must put past enmity- aside and take the first steps towards unity; steps they see as vital [...]
 
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: If Not For The Knight by Debbie Boek
In 1066 the Normans brutally defeated the Saxons and William the Conqueror was crowned the King of England. Even though their country now belonged to William, the Saxons continued to rebel against his rule. But they were no match for the seasoned Norman knights who ruthlessly put down the rebellions. Against his wishes, Calder Wyndym, one of the king's most valued knights, becomes Overlord of a [...]
 
Book: A Knight's Captive by Lindsay Townsend
In the year 1066, England struggles against Norman invaders, and two strangers cross paths on a pilgrimage fraught with peril--only to discover a love worth any danger. . . Battle-weary knight Marc de Sens has never encountered a woman like Sunniva of Wereford: beautiful, brilliant, and miles above the curs who call themselves her kin. Alas, she is promised to another and Marc's obligation is to [...]
 
Book: The Holy Innocents by Clive Clapson
"The Holy Innocents" features Father Ambrose, an Anglican Priest living with his sister Agatha in a large vicarage. He is a Vicar, and the last traditionalist in an increasingly changed modern Church. His views are tolerated by the authorities because he is harmless. Agatha is his confidante, housekeeper and secretary with an acerbic tongue and wit. Agatha has over-protected Fr. Ambrose. He is an [...]
 
Book: Mirror Image - Ghost Siege Of York by Daniel Peter Buckley
Follow a writers quest to deliver an article for the December issue of his clients ground breaking magazine. With time against him Paul must move quickly to identify his content and gather his own findings before drafting his article for submission. His brief follows the Ghost walks of York and the darker side of its history not seen in history books. Paul's hotel room looked out over Clifford's [...]
 
Book: The Briton and the Dane - Legacy by Mary Ann Bernal
Whispered by the wise and the learned. Talked of in hushed tones round luminous firesides. Engraved by awestruck scribes in the scriptoria of the Chronicles. Against all the odds, great King Alfred defeated a vastly superior Danish army outside Chippenham. This victory, the sages prophesied, would guarantee peace throughout the land. Or so they thought. Two years later, Rigr the Bastard, vengeful [...]
 
Book: The Briton and the Dane The Complete Trilogy by Mary Ann Bernal
The Briton and the Dane novels bring to life the tumultuous ninth century when the formidable Vikings terrorized the civilized world. The epic adventure runs the gamut of deception, treachery, intrigue and betrayal during a time of war and conquest in Anglo-Saxon Britain. Scroll to the top of this page and select the buy button.
 
Book: The Briton and the Dane by Mary Ann Bernal
King Alfred the Great has thwarted the Viking threat against his kingdom of Wessex. Signing a treaty with the formidable Danish King Guthrum, he succeeds in pushing the heathen army back to the rolling fens of East Anglia. An uneasy peace holds sway: The King establishes a standing army under Lord Richard, who takes command of the citadel at Wareham. Richard and his army are accompanied by his [...]
 
Book: The Briton and the Dane - Birthright by Mary Ann Bernal
Two years have passed since Alfred the Great successfully defeated Guthrum, King of the Vikings. The fair land of England is at peace. That is, until the harmony is threatened by Guthrum's angry, vengeful, illegitimate son, Rigr, who is hell-bent on usurping his father's throne. Rigr demands his Birthright - an acknowledgement that he is the sole heir to the Danelaw, but his father refuses his [...]
 
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 Few Men Faithful (A Kavanagh Story) by Jim Wills
This first of four Kavanagh stories, A Few Men Faithful, sets the stage, defines the Kavanagh family and tells of a troubled land and an equally troubled romance amid war and treachery. The time span is 1916 to 1924 in Dublin, County Cork and Northern Ireland. Major events: Easter Rising, Secret War, War of Independence, the Irish Civil War. This last is little known and less explored, especially [...]
 
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: NORTHMAN by J.D. Hughes
Love is Eternal. Evil lasts a little longer... A TIMELESS LOVE. AN ANCIENT EVIL. 843 AD. A Viking raid on an Anglo-Saxon village in England sets into motion a train of events that results, 1200 years later, in the release of an eternal evil into the lives of two unsuspecting and damaged people: archaeologist Kate and 'B' movie film director, Michael. Then, their descent into absolute terror [...]
 
Book: CITY LIFE YORK EBORACUM - EFORWIC - JORVIK - EDITED AND REVISED 2017 EDITION by Daniel Peter Buckley
City Life York is a visitors guide to the city forged by its many settlers cultures and time. With the city streets and buildings retaining the past influences on the city that remains a reminder of the central role York played in shaping the history of England and the wider world through the ages. Celtic, Roman, Anglo - Saxon and Viking York time periods are covered in the guide which looks at [...]
 
Book: Our Gun - The incredible true story of the South African war and Krupp Number Four. by Geoff Michael Lawson
This is a lot more than a story about a gun. Centered around the Western front of the Anglo-Boer war and taking seven long years to research and write, this is a story of political deviousness, ineptitude and military heroism that will knock your socks off. Usually, we don't know where an old artillery gun has been or what has happened to it, so it's historical value is limited. In this case [...]
 
Book: Lincoln County Crucible (Valediction For Revenge) by Roland Cheek
The story opens after the terrible Lincoln gun battle where Alexander McSween and many of his partisans perished. The notorious "Santa Fe Ring," a crooked triumvirate composed of elements of the United States Army, Territorial judges and prosecutors, and extortionistic merchants, are in near-total control of southeastern New Mexico. Young Jethro Spring is undecided about staying in the country, [...]
 
Book: America Libre by Raul Ramos y Sanchez
After years of anti-immigrant backlash, anger seethes in the nation's teeming barrios. The crowded streets bristle with restless youth, idled by a deep recession. When undercover detectives in San Antonio accidentally kill a young Latina bystander during a botched drug bust, riots erupt across the Southwest. As the inner-city violence escalates, Anglo vigilantes strike back with shooting [...]
 
Book: The Legend of Juan Miguel - The Tale of an Unlikely Texas Hero by Anna K. Sargent
#1 in both Historical Fiction and Historical Romance genres, during Amazon February 2014 promotions. Equal parts history and mystery, romance and hero's journey, this Texas tale has more twists and turns than a country back road. In The Legend of Juan Miguel, Anna K. Sargent revisits Texas in the late 19th century, that famed era when the West began and Texas was in a border conflict with Mexico. [...]
 
Book: Fireburn by Apple Gidley
The Danish-owned island of 1870s Saint Croix vibrates with passion and tension as Anna Clausen, a young Anglo-Danish woman, returns to her childhood home after her mother's death. Her heart sinks at what she finds on arrival. Her father is ailing and desolate and her beloved plantation, Anna's Fancy, which has been in the Clausen family for three generations, is in shambles. The unwelcome lust of [...]
 
Book: Peter's Key - Peter DeLoughry and the Fight for Irish Independence by Declan Dunne
In February, 1919, three Irish revolutionary prisoners walked out of Lincoln Jail without having dug a tunnel or fired a shot. The escape was the culmination of months of planning that involved some of the greatest intellects in Ireland and Britain. Peter DeLoughry (1882-1931) was one of the founding fathers of modern Ireland. His most famous achievement was to make a key that allowed three of [...]
 
Book: Alex Asks About Auntie's Airplane Day - An Adoption Day Story by Carolyn Wilhelm
Please note: This is the Kindle Paperwhite and iOS version of this eBook. There is a different listing for the Interactive eBook for Kindle Fire and Android devices. There is also a paperback version. Alex Asks About Auntie's Airplane Day: An Adoption Day Story - Alex Asks About Auntie's Airplane Day: An Adoption Day Story is an easy reader picture book to help young children learn about [...]
 
Book: The Briton and the Dane - Concordia by Mary Ann Bernal
Travel back in time to late Ninth Century Anglo-Saxon Britain where Alfred the Great rules with a benevolent hand while the Danish King rules peacefully within the boundaries of the Danelaw. Trade flourishes, and scholars from throughout the civilized world flock to Britannia's shores to study at the King's Court School at Winchester. Enter Concordia, a beautiful noble woman whose family is [...]
 
Book: A Model Murder (Alicia Allen Investigates Book 1) by Celia Conrad
A Model Murder is a fast-paced mystery that draws scary, sometimes hilarious, parallels between alpha males in strip clubs and law firms. This first book in the Alicia Allen Investigates Trilogy introduces Alicia Allen, a 29-year-old London Anglo-Italian lawyer whose desire for Pringles is matched only by her desire to solve crime. When her neighbor a beautiful aspiring Australian model is found [...]
 
Book: Murder in Hand (Alicia Allen Investigates Book 3) by Celia Conrad
Alicia Allen - the London solicitor with such a passion for justice, it would make even Portia envious - returns to star in this novel set in London and Italy. Also on board is Alicia's love interest and fellow solicitor, Alex Waterford, who is as willing as she is to take on the Mafia in this tangled mystery of corruption on both sides of the law. When the handsome Italian, Fabio Angelino, shows [...]
 
: Bloody Merchants War (Valediction For Revenge) by Roland Cheek
For serious students of Western history, time and place tells it all. Time: August, 1877; beginning of what might've been the bloodiest feud west of the 100th Meridian; a struggle between entrenched and evil power centers of crooked merchants, dishonest Territorial government, and U.S. Army detachments who were theirs to command; all overwhelmingly arrayed against bewildered homesteaders, honest [...]
 
Book: The Queen's Daughters by Lorry Lutz
Dr. Kate Bushnell, who rescues street women in Chicago, has a disturbing dream. Famed British activist, Josephine Butler, invites Kate and her friend Bess to England. Butler encourages them to go to India to investigate sex slavery on the British bases, and bring proof back to parliament. Lt. Peter Sullivan, who learned of their investigation, seeks their help to find his Anglo-Indian daughter, [...]
 


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