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The Story of Robert Dudley
by Angela McLeod
<p>This book tells the story of a little-known but outstanding man whose achievements far eclipsed those of his famous father, Queen Elizabeth’s favourite, the Earl of Leicester. Unlike similar works, it is a biographical novel, not a biography.eBook
Alternative fiction stories by nine authors
by Joanna Courtney, Helen Hollick, Annie Whitehead & others
<p>Ever wondered what might have happened if William the Conqueror had been beaten at Hastings? Or if Harald Hardrada had won at Stamford Bridge? Or if Edward the Confessor had died with an heir ready to take his place? Then here is the perfect ...eBook
by Bernard Cornwell
Go with God and Fight Like the Devil. The remarkable new novel by Britain's master storyteller, which culminates at the Battle of Poitiers. 1356: France stands alert to danger. The English army, victorious at the battle of Crécy and led by
A Novel of Peace or War
by D.G. Holliday
<p>1934 follows the lives and families of men who served in the Great War and have kept up the friendships forged by the shared experiences of that time. John Hurst, village schoolmaster, is a staunch supporter of the League of Nations Union in ...eBook
by Peter Yeldham
<p>From the bestselling author of Above the Fold and Dragons in the Forest William Patterson is a wealthy ambitious politician with a scandalous past. Elizabeth is his beloved daughter, beautiful and headstrong. Stefan Muller is a poor German ...eBook
Merlin’s Youth; The Prophecies of Merlin, and the Birth of Arthur; Merlin; The Prophecy of Merlin; The Wisdom of Merlyn; Wise Merlin’s Foolishness; Merlin I; The Story of Merlin; The Egyptian Maid or The Romance of the Water-Lily & more
by Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p>Before there was Gandalf and Dumbledore there was Merlin, the legendary adviser to King Arthur. Shrouded in the magical mist of time, Merlin is the wizard that all other wizards are measured against. Collected here in one edition are the ...eBook
by Diana Gabaldon
<b>THE SIXTH NOVEL IN THE BESTSELLING OUTLANDER SERIES. </b><BR><BR><b>The long fuse of rebellion has already been lit.</b><BR><BR>It's 1772, the Royal Colony of North Carolina, and the governor calls upon Jamie Fraser to unite the backcountry ...
by Marie Mahood
This is a genuine bush novel that has grown out of Marie Mahood???s decades of personal experience in the Australian Outback. Mick and Marion fall in love in the Kimberleys. ...
by Diana Norman
<p>A brilliant, stylish novel encompassing the robust life of Boston and London, just at the time of greatest resentment and rebellion by the colonists against the British Government, and displaying the remarkably contemporary prejeudice shown ...eBook
by Arthur Morrison
Taking inspiration from the subject matter of Charles Dickens, Arthur Morrison's most famous novel, A Child of the Jago, follows the desperately impoverished Perrott clan and their young son Dicky, who struggle to make ends meet by any means ...eBook
by Ken Follett
<b>The saga that has enthralled the millions of readers of <i>The Pillars of the Earth</i> and <i>World Without End</i> now continues with Ken Follett's magnificent, gripping <i>A Column of Fire</i>.</b> Christmas 1558, and young Ned Willard ...
by Judy Corbalis
<p>**A compelling novel based on the disastrous and scandalous marriage of New Zealand's Governor Sir George Grey and his lively young wife, Eliza Lucy.**Trapped in an increasingly loveless union, Sir George and his wife, Eliza Lucy, each soughteBook
by Bernard Cornwell
In a country at war, a secret inheritance reveals a dark conspiracy … On a sunlit afternoon in seventeenth-century Dorset, a young girl falls in love with a stranger.But when her Puritan brother tries to force her into an unbearable ...
by LP Fergusson
<h2>What would you risk for a complete stranger?</h2> <p>When widow <strong>Millie Sanger</strong> finds injured enemy pilot <strong>Lukas Schiller</strong> on her farm, the distant war is suddenly at her doorstep. Compassionate Millie knows ...eBook
by Rachel Rhys
<b>'An exquisite story of love, murder, adventure and dark secrets, Rachel Rhys brings this dangerous crossing brilliantly and beautifully alive' LISA JEWELL</b><BR><b></b><BR><b>'Thrilling, seductive, utterly absorbing.' PAULA ...
by Rachel Rhys
<p><strong>'An exquisite story of love, murder, adventure and dark secrets, Rachel Rhys brings this dangerous crossing brilliantly and beautifully alive' LISA JEWELL</strong></p> <p><strong>'Thrilling, seductive, utterly absorbing' PAULA ...eBook
by Ken Follett
<b>Epic in its scale,<i> A Dangerous Fortune</i> tells of the dramatic highs and lows of the wealthy Pilaster family from the bestselling author of <i>The Pillars of the Earth</i>, Ken Follett.</b> <b>A Tragic Accident</b> 1866: at an ...
by Penelope Wilcock
<p>The monastic rhythm of life at St Alcuins means that all is peaceful on the surface, but beneath there are strong currents as each monk contends with his own hopes, fears, challenges, and temptations. Not every monk is settled and secure. ...eBook
by Sheelagh Kelly
<h2>A soldier’s love of regiment; a nurse’s devotion to humanity… the final instalment of Sheelagh Kelly’s unforgettable Kilmaster trilogy</h2> <p>The Great War is at its height, and while <strong>Probyn Kilmaster</strong> is proud to pass on ...eBook
by Jaxx Steele
<p><p><i>When twins are born to the king of deliverance, could the prince be receiving dreams meant for the princess by mistake?</i></p> <p>The time of deliverance is just a few days away, and Prince Kenwei can’t recite the ancient words that ...eBook