Tag Archives: Historical Fiction

Featured historical fiction books including African American, alternate history, biographical, cultural heritage, military and war books!

The Munich Girl: A Novel of the Legacies that Outlast War

The Munich Girl A Novel of the Legacies that Outlast War by Phyllis Edgerly RingAnna Dahlberg grew up eating dinner under her father’s war-trophy portrait of Eva Braun.

Fifty years after the war, she discovers what he never did—that her mother and Hitler’s mistress were friends.

The secret surfaces with a mysterious monogrammed handkerchief, and a man, Hannes Ritter, whose Third Reich family history is entwined with Anna’s. Continue reading

The Gift Saga Trilogy Box Set

The Gift Saga Trilogy Box Set by Effie KammenouThe Gift Saga Trilogy is now in a complete set. Three books: Evanthia’s Gift; Waiting For Aegina; Chasing Petalouthes.

Evanthia’s Gift – In the year 1956, Anastacia finds herself pregnant and betrayed, fleeing from a bad marriage. With the love and support of her dear friends, Ana is able to face the challenges of single motherhood. Left with emotional wounds, she resists her growing affection for Alexandros, an old acquaintance. But his persistence and unconditional love for Ana and her child, Sophia, is eventually rewarded and his love is returned. In a misguided, but well-intentioned effort to protect the ones they love, both Ana and Alex keep secrets – ones that could threaten the delicate balance of their family. Continue reading

The Fire by Night: A Novel

The Fire by Night A NovelA powerful and evocative debut novel about two American military nurses during World War II that illuminates the unsung heroism of women who risked their lives in the fight.

A riveting saga of friendship, valor, sacrifice, and survival combining the grit and selflessness of Band of Brothers with the emotional resonance of The Nightingale.

In war-torn France, Jo McMahon, an Italian-Irish girl from the tenements of Brooklyn, tends to six seriously wounded soldiers in a makeshift medical unit. Continue reading

Reino de Sombras: Cuando una víctima se convierte en verdugo (Spanish Edition)

Kingdom of Shadows: When a victim becomes an executioner (Spanish Edition) by Xavier CruzadoEsta novela está inspirada en hechos reales de nuestra historia contemporánea.
Dedicada a quienes les robaron su Infancia, su Inocencia y su Dignidad.

¿Puede una víctima convertirse en verdugo? ¿Hasta qué punto los traumas infantiles pueden llegar a marcar nuestras acciones y formas con las que nos relacionarnos con la sociedad cuando llegamos a adultos? ¿Creemos vivir en un estado libre y democrático o no somos más que un rebaño de ovejas conducido por lobos?
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Evanthia’s Gift (The Gift Saga Book 1)

Evanthia's Gift (The Gift Saga Book 1) by Effie KammenouThis Greek American family saga follows a multigenerational story of love, loyalty, and culture. An emotional novel about family bonds and the difficult pull between home and heritage.

In the year 1956, Anastacia Fotopoulos finds herself pregnant and betrayed, fleeing from a bad marriage. With the love and support of her dear friends Stavros and Soula Papadakis, Ana is able to face the challenges of single motherhood. Left with emotional wounds, she resists her growing affection for Alexandros Giannakos, an old acquaintance. Continue reading

The Forgotten Note: Book I of the Adventures of the Para Club Gang

The Forgotten Note: Book I of the Adventures of the Para Club Gang by Anna Mayfair-DiazAn exciting, fantasy adventure about a college student by the name of Annette Kings in San Francisco, who is haunted by a recurring dream of Paris in the Nazi era; until one day, she buys a vintage suitcase that is mysteriously connected with her visions.

As they investigate the clues, the intrigue leads her orphan nephew Ivan, and his buddies into a dangerous thriller throughout Europe. Come and find “The Forgotten Note” with the Para Club Gang and get ready to run for your life from the demon killer! Continue reading

The Story of Grenville King (The Conor O’Shea Series)

Conor O’Shea has had enough of driving and guiding tours of Ireland.

So when an opportunity to renovate and run the magnificent but rundown Castle Dysert as a five-star resort presents itself, he grabs it with both hands.

But problems arise almost immediately when his business partner appears to have more on her agenda than just business.

To add to that, his darling wife seems discontented as a stay at home mom, and his in-laws have moved in. Continue reading

A Phantom of Delight

A Phantom of Delight by Chris CloakeThis is two stories in one, both tied to the garden at Hambleside and the dramatic events that unfold over the course of ninety years.

Maria keeps a journal that records her epic struggle for survival in a world dominated by men and the two wars they waged.

Violent forces are unleashed that threaten to destroy her existence and take away the people she loves. Only the image of her mother, who she lost at birth, and the garden her parents created seem to offer the strength to help. Continue reading

A Gentleman’s Bidding (The Scarlet Salon Book 1)

A Gentlemans Bidding The Scarlet Salon Book 1 by Jean WildeMiss Emily Price is in desperate need of funds. With her family estate mortgaged and her young brother not yet of age, it falls to her to save her family from financial ruin.

What is a lady with no title or connections to do? Auction her virginity at one of London’s most notorious brothels.

Heir to a baronetcy, James Hughes has always been caught between two worlds. Continue reading