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Master List of Books by HFO Members

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Master List of Books by HFO Members

Post by boswellbaxter » Thu April 21st, 2011, 3:30 am

This is a listing of books written by members of this forum. To add your book to this list, please see the guidelines here, then reply in that thread with a post listing the book or books you wish to add. (Categories will be added or tweaked as needed as members add more books.)


K M Ashman (Silverback), Savage Eden. A prehistoric adventure following the interaction between Cro-magnon hunter gatherers and Neanderthal when a previously unknown, predatory species abduct their children

Ancient Rome

First Punic War 260 B.C.

David Ross Erickson, The War God's Men A novel of Rome and Carthage at war on land and at sea in the 3rd century B.C.

1st Century AD

K M Ashman (Silverback), Roman. A story following two recruits through their legionary training and ultimate involvement in the invasion of Britannia in 43AD.

4th Century AD)

Late Antiquity

Gordon Doherty (Gordopolis), Legionary. A tale of heroism and adventure in the crumbling Eastern Roman Empire, when the once-mighty legions are under immense pressure from the 'barbarian' hordes.

Historical Fiction--5th Century

Late Roman Antiquity

Faith L. Justice (FLJustice); Selene of Alexandria; a young woman strives to become a physician, based on historical events around the life of Hypatia, Lady Philosopher of Alexandria.

Historical Fiction--6th Century

Sarah Woodbury, Cold My Heart: A Novel of King Arthur, a novel about two companions of King Arthur who have a vision of his death at Modred's hand and their quest to avert that fate.

Historical Fiction--7th Century


Carla Nayland (Carla). Paths of Exile. In seventh-century Northumbria, the exiled Eadwine of Deira has to evade his relentless enemies and take the first step towards reclaiming his kingdom.

Sarah Woodbury, The Last Pendragon: A Story of Dark Age Wales, an historical fantasy about Cadwaladr ap Cadwallon and his quest to regain the throne of Gwynedd.

Historical Fiction--10th Century

Viking/Anglo Saxon Period

Christopher Spellman (Wulfic of Mercia), The Raven & the Wolf: Chronicle I - Blood Oath. A historically-driven tale of two brothers embroiled in a vengeful blood-feud.

Christopher Spellman, The Raven & the Wolf: Chronicle II - Land of Ire. The second installment of The Raven & the Wolf trilogy about two brothers caught up in an ongoing blood-feud.

Historical Fiction--13th Century

Albigensian Crusade/Occitania

Glen Craney (Lintalee), The Fire and the Light: A Novel of the Cathars and the Lost Teachings of Christ. The story of Esclarmonde de Foix and her family of martyred holy women during the Church's war against heresy in France.

Wales/Middle Ages
The After Cilmeri Series:

Sarah Woodbury, Daughter of Time: A Time Travel Romance, a time travel fantasy about a modern woman who falls through time and into the arms of Llywelyn ap Gruffydd, the last Prince of Wales.

Sarah Woodbury, Footsteps in Time: A Time Travel Fantasy, a story about two teenagers who travel back to medieval Wales and save the life of Llywelyn ap Gruffydd.

Sarah Woodbury, Prince of Time, the continuing story of David and Anna and their adventures in medieval Wales.

Historical Fiction--14th Century


Susan Higginbotham, The Traitor's Wife. The reign of Edward II as seen by his favorite niece, Eleanor de Clare, wife of the king's notorious favorite Hugh le Despenser the younger.

Susan Higginbotham, Hugh and Bess. In Edward III's reign, Hugh le Despenser, son of an executed traitor, and Bess de Montacute, daughter of a newly made earl, must make their arranged marriage work.

N. Gemini Sasson; Isabeau, A Novel of Queen Isabella and Sir Roger Mortimer; The story of Queen Isabella, who sought revenge on her husband Edward II, and Sir Roger Mortimer, who masterminded the invasion that accomplished it.

N. Gemini Sasson; The Crown in the Heather (The Bruce Trilogy: Book I); A novel of Robert the Bruce, his rebellion against England and how his love for a woman determined his path to the throne of Scotland.

N. Gemini Sasson; Worth Dying For (The Bruce Trilogy: Book II); Robert the Bruce struggles to unite a divided kingdom, while Edward II of England must relinquish all power to those who demand the ultimate sacrifice.

Historical Fiction--15th Century

Wars of the Roses
Susan Higginbotham (boswellbaxter), The Queen of Last Hopes: The Story of Margaret of Anjou. A biographical novel about Margaret of Anjou, queen to England's Henry VI.

Susan Higginbotham (boswellbaxter), The Stolen Crown. A novel set during the latter part of the Wars of the Roses, featuring Katherine Woodville, sister to Queen Elizabeth Woodville, and her husband, Henry Stafford, Duke of Buckingham.

Historical Fiction--16th Century


C. W. Gortner. THE LAST QUEEN. Biographical novel about Juana la Loca, daughter of Isabella of Castile, and her fight to retain her throne.


C. W. Gortner.THE CONFESSIONS OF CATHERINE DE MEDICI. Biographical novel about history's notorious queen, and her defense of France during the savage Wars of Religion.


C. W. Gortner. THE TUDOR SECRET Fictional treatment of the succession crisis following Edward VI's death, as told through the eyes of a Dudley squire who becomes a spy for Princess Elizabeth Tudor.


Gregory House (Greg) The Liberties of London A story of the troubles and turmoil of Red Ned Bedwell Apprentice Lawyer in service to Thomas Cromwell in the reign of Henry VIII.


Elizabeth Loupas (Elizabeth), The Second Duchess. Based on Robert Browning's "My Last Duchess." The Duke of Ferrara's second wife confronts whispers he murdered his first duchess.

Historical Fiction--17th Century

The Salem Witch-Hunt

Suzy Witten (Suzy Witten), The Afflicted Girls: A Novel of Salem. Retelling the 1692 Salem Witch-hunt with a modern sensibility and offering a new theory of the "afflictions."

Historical Fiction--18th Century

Golden Age of Piracy

Wendy K. Perriman, Fire On Dark Water, A novel inspired by the historical events surrounding Blackbeard's thirteenth wife.

Historical Fiction--19th Century

Early 19th Century Caribbean

Jess Mountifield, With Proud Humility. Historical fiction about a ship captain and his unexpected find aboard a pirate ship he attacks.

Jane Austen

Kate Warren (LoveHistory), Selected Works of Lady Indis Dress: Volume 1. A collection of Jane Austen fan fiction pieces relating specifically to Pride & Prejudice.

American Civil War

Jessica James (jessicajames), Noble Cause. Honor and conviction clash with loyalty & love in this Civil War novel that pits brother against brother.

Jessica James (jessicajames), Shades of Gray. Discover the fine line between friends and enemies in this epic love story that chronicles the clash of a Confederate cavalry commander with a Union spy.

Kris Jackson, Above the Fray, a Novel of the Union Balloon Corps. Novel about the Union Balloon Corps in the American Civil War, the world's first air force.

Historical Fiction--20th Century

World War II

Paul Schultz (schultpe). The Fuhrer Virus. A spy/conspiracy thriller set during 1941.

1930s New York City, WWII Germany/Belgium

Steve Anderson, The Losing Role, A failed German actor is forced to join a futile, last-gasp secret mission in which he must impersonate an enemy American officer.

Miscellaneous Fiction

K M Ashman (Silverback), Mortuus Virgo. A modern day mystery/thriller relying on historical evidence back thousands of years, and in particular, the cult of the Vestal Virgins.

Carla Nayland (Carla). Ingeld’s Daughter. Adventure and love story, as an heiress seeks to regain her kingdom from a usurper. Set in an invented world loosely based on medieval Britain.
Susan Higginbotham
Coming in October: The Woodvilles



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