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Anaesthesia: a story of love, war and addiction, Adrian Horn

Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Military Fiction

In the first frantic year of World War 1 London, Jan Strang, the son of a Swedish timber merchant and Lucy Green, daughter of a suburban postmaster become lovers, marry and live with Jan’s cosmopolitan parents. Jan introduces Lucy to a new world of experiences and temptations. But then Jan goes off to fight.When he … Read more

A Venomous Love, Chris Karlsen

Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Mystery & Suspense

The killer whispered-“A pretty damsel…worth a pretty risk.”It’s 1890.A veteran, Detective Rudyard Bloodstone has fought a brutal battle and witnessed war horrors that haunt his nightmares. Now one of those horrors has followed him home from Africa.A vicious predator, the Cape cobra, can kill a man in thirty minutes. A suspect using the snake as … Read more

Caledonia, Sherry V. Ostroff

Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Thriller & Psychological Thriller

Anna Issac’s choices are bleak. Suicide is more appealing than marrying the revolting Frenchman her spiteful brother has chosen for her. The only other option is to beg a man she barely knows, a Highlander, to help her run away. Escape would be a challenge for any fifteen-year-old, but it is particularly difficult for a … Read more

Sophistries of Summer Days, Jenny Lofters

Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction

A storm brings them together. A crime tears them apart. The island bonds them forever. Two women forge an extraordinary friendship during a time of instability, deception, treachery, and loss. Even the British West Indies are no refuge from the rising political tensions of the 1930s, but fourteen-year-old islander Cherrimina is much more interested in … Read more

Moctu and the Mammoth People:: An Ice Age Story of Love, Life, and Survival, Neil Bockoven

Action & Adventure, Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction

Moctu and the Mammoth People is a compelling, well-researched story of a strong, young, dark-skinned Cro-Magnon boy who must fight his rival for leadership of his tribe and the right to mate the beautiful Nuri. Additionally, Moctu has confrontations with the “Pale Ones”, a fierce group of Neanderthals also called the People Eaters, as the … Read more

The Witchfinder’s Sister, Beth Underdown

Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Mystery & Suspense, Supernatural & Paranormal

Essex, England, 1645. With a heavy heart, Alice Hopkins returns to the small town she grew up in. Widowed, with child, and without prospects, she is forced to find refuge at the house of her younger brother, Matthew. In the five years she has been gone, the boy she knew has become a man of … Read more

My Name Is Saul: A Novel of the Ancient World, Lin Wilder

Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction

St. Paul the Apostle is a towering biblical figure, but almost nothing is known about his early life as Saul of Tarsus. As death loomed over him at Mamertine Prison in Rome, under the watchful eye of his jailer and final follower Aurelius, he wrote:             I will die tomorrow. In the morning, around sunrise. … Read more