A Highland Captive: A Highland Chronicles Tale (Highland Chronicles Tales Book 2)
"Ms Dunn brings the era to life." ~ Sue Barnard, author of Heathcliff...impressed by the author's deep knowledge of history and culture... ~ reader review*WINNER – Historical Fiction Cover Competition April 2019*1298ScotlandCailean MacDubhgaill, a knight from a small western island fighting for the Scottish cause, joins the battle at Falkirk but is wounded when he takes a blow to the thigh by an axe. Sir Eòin de Moray, uncle to his late friend, the former guardian, Andrew, helps him escape the carnage and takes him into a nearby forest, but is killed whilst fighting off pursuers.Once Cailean has recovered from his injuries with the help of the healer Brìde, he rushes to de Moray’s manor on the northern shores of Loch Ness to convey the news to de Moray’s daughter, Isobel, but he is too late. He finds the manor burnt down, its people displaced, and Isobel abducted. Determined to...
In the Shadow of Croft Towers
When Sybil Delafield’s coach to Croft Towers was robbed by highwaymen, she should have realized that her new position as companion to old Mrs. Chalcroft would be no ordinary job. When fellow passengers of the robbed coach are later murdered, Sybil’s hunt for the truth takes on a new urgency. The only person she can rely on is Mr. Sinclair, Mrs. Chalcroft’s godson, but under all his charms he too leads a double life. With murderers, smugglers, and spies on the loose, can Sybil even trust what she knows about herself?
The Mirrored World
Debra Dean returns with The Mirrored World, a breathtaking novel of love and madness set in 18th century Russia. Transporting readers to St. Petersburg during the reign of Catherine the Great, Dean brilliantly reconstructs and reimagines the life of St. Xenia, one of Russia’s most revered and mysterious holy figures, in a richly told and thought-provoking work of historical fiction that recounts the unlikely transformation of a young girl, a child of privilege, into a saint beloved by the poor.
The Lord Poet
Meet Lord Edmund Troy, a carefree aristocrat and renowned poet in Victorian-era London. Idolized by the masses for his charisma and dashing good looks, he finds himself in the sights of wealthy socialite Agatha and her cousin Catrina.Agatha appears to be the quintessential match for Lord Troy…until he becomes more acquainted with Catrina. Drawn to Catrina for her love of literature, Lord Troy finds himself in unusual territory as he yearns for her. A quiet and intelligent book lover, Catrina is thrust into the middle of their relationship despite her continued efforts to remain focused on following her dreams of becoming an author. In a twist of events, Lord Troy and Catrina find each other in close contact when she is required to stay with him at his manor; their growing relationship stimulated by a series of truths and mistruths. Complicating matters, Sam—Lord Troy’s most trustworthy longtime friend—and Imelda—his closest...
Susan’s Surprise Marriage: Mail Order Bride Romance
Susan Greene is a beautiful, young woman living with her wealthy old grandmother. Even though Susan is a sweet girl with a kind disposition, her grandmother is hard on her; she is selfish, and only cares for money. Susan misses her sister, who left the state to become a mail-order bride a few years ago.When Susan learns she is to be forced into a marriage with one of her grandmother’s friends, she decides to become a mail-order bride herself, and maybe even find her sister in the process.But life in the West isn’t what she imagined, and the man she has married is keeping secrets from her. What happened to his first wife? Will she ever find her sister? And what does he keeps in that locked room?
Family (The Delahass Legacy Book 1)
Barb Delahass has always admired the life Jeremy Delahass chose to live. In many ways her ancestor had shaped the course of her own life long before she was born. But lately she’s come to realize it was her turn to make some of the big decisions. With the help of Grayson Radcliffe, a long time family friend, she begins her research into questions she’s always had and before long she and Gray find that instead of answers, what they find leads only to more questions. But as some of the answers finally come to light, Barb determines that she’s in the unique position of doing what should have been done long ago. She also knows in doing so there will be a price to be paid. One that will change her life. Even with the support of her family Barb knows only she alone can make the decision of...
This books is about Cinnamon Dubois Brown Black, a character prevalant in Angelia Vernon Menchan Fictionalized Truths, however, this book can be enjoyed as a STANDALONE book.Awaking, Cinnamon was drenched in a cold sweat. She felt Malcolm’s arms around her and she suddenly felt safe but very conflicted at the same time. She couldn’t believe she had dreamed about that. There was an area of her life, she had never discussed, not even allowed herself to remember. She didn’t discuss it with Brown when she was married to him, certainly and more surprisingly not even Malcolm and she usually told him everything, the dirty and oily bits of her very soul but that had not once passed her lips. The only persons who had even any inkling were Alexandra and she didn’t know the entire sordid mess and her mom, Leigh, who had been her clean up woman. She buried...
Arklight: Operation Nightfall
2018 READERS’ FAVORITE BRONZE MEDAL WINNERA cryptic legend... A fractured truth...Arklight, the best kept secret in the U.S. arsenal, stumbles upon a power that exists independent of time. While on mission to capture the world’s most wanted terrorist, Arklight’s Spear Team unearths a remarkable Nazi conspiracy. The mysterious interaction leads the team to locate a dangerous truth, including a sinister plot to locate a weapon of immense potential. An encounter beyond belief forces the team back in time, one day into the WW II Allied assault on Bizerte, Tunisia. They soon discover an extraordinary purpose, forming an uneasy alliance of necessity. In 1943, Hitler’s deranged attempt to conquer Europe, and beyond, stands on the fringe of reality, but Arklight provides the world a chance to alter destiny itself. Broken men experience a brutal truth, unlike anything before it in human history, creating an incredible revelation. The past we have always...
Berlin Butterfly: Ensnare (Berlin Butterfly Series Book 1)
Stay or flee? Life or family? An impossible choice. It's Aug 13, 1961, in Berlin Germany. Nationale Volksarmee soldiers roll barbed wire across the war-torn city to create the first Berlin Wall. Families are separated, livelihoods destroyed, death comes easily as crippling fear paralyzes the occupants on both sides of the wall. Fifteen-year-old Ella is faced with an agonizing decision. Does she risk crossing the wall and possible death to reach her family? Or does she embrace her new life and blossoming love that could be wrenched from her at any moment? West Germany and possible freedom or East Germany and controlled chaos? Ensnare, the first book in the “Berlin Butterfly” series, is a story of life, love, survival and the struggle of living through the dark early years of the Berlin Wall. Readers will be captivated with Ella’s strength, determination, and vulnerability as she opens her heart amidst a...
When Charlotte Smith's wealthy parents commit her beloved sister Phoebe to the infamous Goldengrove Asylum, Charlotte knows there's more to the story than madness. She risks everything and follows her sister inside, surrendering her real identity as a privileged young lady of San Francisco society to become a nameless inmate, Woman 99. The longer she stays, the more she realizes that many of the women of Goldengrove aren't insane—and that her search for the truth threatens to dig up secrets that some very powerful people would do anything to keep.