Historical Fiction
epub |eng | 2023-11-01 | Author:Karen K. Brees [Brees, Karen K.]

CHAPTER EIGHTEEN Kolding Schmidt and Ericksen’s was hopping this morning. Every phone line was lit up and my arms were moving so fast, plugging in outgoing and incoming calls, that ...
( Category: World War II June 14,2024 )
epub |eng | 2023-10-10 | Author:Henrietta Harding [Harding, Henrietta]

Rosalind glanced at Sebastian, his touch now firmer against her leg, and she smiled, not knowing how to respond, even as she found the sensation to be pleasurable. Moving her ...
( Category: British June 14,2024 )
epub |eng | 2023-10-24 | Author:Briar Boleyn [Boleyn, Briar]

( Category: Medieval June 14,2024 )
epub |eng | 2023-11-01 | Author:Laurel O'Donnell [O'Donnell, Laurel]

The next morning, a soft mist hung in the air as the first rays of dawn pierced through the dense canopy of trees. The air was cold and crisp, carrying ...
( Category: Short Stories June 14,2024 )
azw3 |eng | 2023-09-23 | Author:Paul Busson [Busson, Paul]

SECTION FOURTEEN The next morning a large part of the riflemen returned to Sankt Marein. Hornauss’ hand was festering from a grazing shot; Voglsanger had received a bayonet thrust in ...
( Category: German June 14,2024 )
epub |eng | 2023-10-07 | Author:Olivia T. Bennet [T. Bennet, Olivia]

With a supreme effort of will, Harry pulled himself together, poured a stiff glass of brandy, and focused his mind again on the present day. His hand shook slightly as ...
( Category: British June 14,2024 )
epub |eng | 2016-12-21 | Author:Malia Zaidi [Zaidi, Malia]

CHAPTER 33 On our way back to the hotel, I am tired as though I had been running circles round town instead of spending much of the day seated in ...
( Category: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense June 13,2024 )
epub | | | Author:P. O. Dixon

~*~ What was she thinking? She could not deny the truth of the matter any longer. She was attracted to Darcy. She trusted him like no other. She longed for ...
( Category: British June 9,2024 )
epub |eng | 2010-07-12 | Author:Harold R. Thompson [Thompson, Harold R.]

CHAPTER SIX To conquer without risk is to triumph without glory. — Pierre Corneille, “Le Cid” Gentlemen in tall hats and ladies with parasols had come out of Sevastopol to ...
( Category: British June 8,2024 )
epub |eng | 2012-01-10 | Author:Harold R. Thompson [Thompson, Harold R.]

Dudley followed Elizabeth’s instructions the next day, and every day after. He spent as much time as he could at the bottom of the bluff, staring out to sea and ...
( Category: British June 8,2024 )
epub |eng | 2020-06-01 | Author:Andrew Wareham [Wareham, Andrew]

“Can we make the promise that the Company will stay, sir? Will Madras necessarily validate our word?” “Gold, Bacon! There is concrete evidence of gold in these hills – we ...
( Category: British June 8,2024 )
epub |eng | 2021-01-15 | Author:Robin Maxwell [Maxwell, Robin]

I HOPE I HAVE FOUND that which Her Majesty desires,” said Lord Steward Francis Knollys above the loud clanking of heavy keys on the chain that hung around his slender ...
( Category: Biographical June 8,2024 )
epub |eng | 2020-07-28 | Author:Malcolm Archibald [Archibald, Malcolm]

Chapter Eighteen CAPE COAST CASTLE OCTOBER 1873 Moving with impressive speed, Wolseley called together the chiefs and kings to a palaver the next day. Rather than squeeze the kings into ...
( Category: Asian June 8,2024 )
epub |eng | 2021-08-25 | Author:Dominic Fielder [Fielder, Dominic]

CHAPTER THIRTEEN To Stand against the Terror. Ghent: 6th January 1794 If either Christopher Belvedere or Cedric Haverly had expected to see any sign of modesty being shown at the ...
( Category: French June 8,2024 )
epub |eng | 2015-06-08 | Author:Harold R. Thompson [Thompson, Harold R.]

CHAPTER 22 The Ganges Valley July 1857 General Havelock’s army snaked along the grand trunk road, the general and his staff riding in the van. The campaign was underway at ...
( Category: British June 8,2024 )