Historical Fiction
mobi |eng | 2003-05-15 | Author:Wilbur Smith

The auction sale at the Company’s magnificent premises at Leadenhall Street took four days to accomplish. Tom sat beside Master Walsh throughout to note the prices bid on the booty. ...
( Category: African February 21,2024 )
epub |eng | 2011-08-16 | Author:Wilbur Smith [Smith, Wilbur]

Penrod felt the strong temptation to respond to his challenge and take him on with the sword. But he knew that more was at stake than pride and honour. The ...
( Category: Ancient February 21,2024 )
mobi |eng | 2019-04-01 | Author:Wilbur Smith

Ryder approached the camp the following day in the late morning. They had made good progress since parting from Ras Alula. Ryder always moved quickly when he was thinking and ...
( Category: African February 21,2024 )
mobi |eng | 2017-05-29 | Author:Wilbur Smith

We rode through the night and reached Luxor the following morning just as the dawn was breaking. The guards at the gates recognized us immediately and ushered us into the ...
( Category: African February 21,2024 )
mobi |eng | 2018-01-02 | Author:Wilbur Smith

General James Barry Munnik Hertzog came out to Weltevreden in a closed car which bore no mark or insignia of his high office. He was an old comrade in arms ...
( Category: African February 21,2024 )
epub |eng | 2006-10-30 | Author:Wilbur Smith [Smith, Wilbur]

The choice of what to take and what to leave had been nicely balanced, Zouga thought, as he listed and weighed the new loads. He had chosen paper and writing ...
( Category: African February 21,2024 )
epub |eng | 2023-09-04 | Author:Michelle Diener [Diener, Michelle]

chapter twenty-two She had a new round. Mr. Greenberg had switched her route with Patrick Nelson’s, no reason given, but everyone could guess. And she couldn’t have been happier. She ...
( Category: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense February 21,2024 )
epub |eng | | Author:Jan Casey [Casey, Jan]

* Well before dawn she woke with a jolt. It took her a few seconds to get her bearings and recall why her head thumped and her stomach pitched. She ...
( Category: Middle Eastern February 21,2024 )
epub |eng | 2023-07-31 | Author:Jerry Autieri [Autieri, Jerry]

15 Varro was no longer certain how long they had been in the forest. Thanks to Centurion Pilatus’s skill in skinning and butchering, the venison they had inadvertently captured lasted ...
( Category: Ancient February 21,2024 )
epub |eng | 2023-05-24 | Author:Harriet Smart [Smart, Harriet]

Chapter Twenty-three Felix’s hired hack carried him back to Margrave. Having dismounted and sent her to the stables, he went into the great house and to the library, feeling like ...
( Category: British February 21,2024 )
epub |eng | 2023-09-05 | Author:Lizzie Page [Page, Lizzie]

38 Later that afternoon Clara had another visitor, and this time it was Mrs Mount. Last year Mrs Mount had been about to adopt Frank, Trevor and Gladys when her ...
( Category: British February 21,2024 )
epub |eng | 2023-06-30 | Author:Mark Anthony Sullivan [Sullivan, Mark Anthony]

CHAPTER XVII Murphy was at the Hôtel de Crillon preparing to catch up on his invoices when Madame Hardy told him a woman was there to see him, a woman ...
( Category: World War I February 20,2024 )
epub |eng | 2023-08-23 | Author:Joe Edd Morris [Morris, Joe Edd]

IV The sun had not yet set and the western sky was blood red, the rooftops beneath it silhouetted in myriad stairstep shapes. The street ran both ways and he ...
( Category: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense February 20,2024 )
epub |eng | 2023-06-14 | Author:S.M. Davies [Davies , S.M.]

26 It did not seem like an auspicious beginning. Kerin stood at the door of the king’s tent and watched the first pale streaks of dawn licking up across the ...
( Category: Irish February 20,2024 )
epub |eng | 2023-05-29 | Author:Mary Miley [Miley, Mary]

NINETEEN ‘Jessie!’ Jeanne’s voice came through the bathroom door where I was just stepping out of the tub. ‘Jessie, telephone! What shall I say?’ ‘Hold on, I’ll be right there.’ ...
( Category: 20th Century February 20,2024 )