Historical Fiction Books…

A Necessary End

Gripping, historical paranormal thriller from Diana Rubino, author of The End Of Camelot.When actor John Wilkes Booth visits the President’s medium to gather information about Lincoln’s habits to kidnap him, a malevolent spirit begins to torment him and... read more

Our Land of Palestine

It’s the year 1915, and the British and Ottoman Empires are locked in a deadly struggle in the Middle East. Tasked with keeping the Ottomans out of the Suez Canal, Major Andrew Selkirk soon discovers that the true nature of his assignment is to retrieve a... read more


Illumination Book Awards WinnerHer family’s voyage from South Carolina turns ugly when the ship’s captain maroons Lilyan and her family on an island along North Carolina’s Outer Banks. There, the family is captured by pirates and taken to a secret... read more

The Ginger Bread House

Set in a small town during the 1900’s, The Gingerbread House is a Historical Literary Fiction grounded in nostalgia, mirth, and true love. When a journalist comes home from Europe to take over the town newspaper from his sister, he becomes infatuated with the... read more

Midwife of Normandy

Riveting tale of love, ambition and heart-pounding suspense in turbulent 17th century France. Clare Dupres, a young Huguenot midwife, dreams of a rewarding profession using her ancestors’secret formula for painfree childbirth (the magic elixir). But danger... read more

Under the Silk Hibiscus

“At a time when history might be repeating itself, this story is important.” ~ Amazon reviewDuring World War Two, fifteen-year-old Nathan and his family are sent to Heart Mountain, an internment camp in Wyoming for Japanese-Americans. Nathan’s one... read more

Behind Closed Doors

In fog-shrouded Victorian London, a ruthless serial killer is on the loose. While the population of London is horrified by the murder spree conducted by Jack the Ripper, another, less publicized killer is at large.Tucked away on the inner pages of daily press, a few... read more

The Bonfires of Beltane

Beyond the sea lies ancient, Celtic Ireland, a proud land where tradition is everything and travel through the wild can mean slavery or death. There the Roman evangelist, Saint Patrick, carries a message of love, hope, and salvation — a message that threatens... read more

I’ll Watch the Moon

“Tatlock continues to weave 20th-century history into absorbing, finely crafted literary tales with issues of spirituality springing naturally from the text. For all collections and readers who enjoy realistic and hopeful family dramas.” — Library Journal... read more

The Old Ranger

THIS IS A SHORT STORY.Chuck Nielson hung up his six shooter and retired from the Texas Rangers ten years ago, at one time the fastest draw west of the Mississippi. He loves two things, his wife and his ranch.Now the Sunset Kid is in town. He’s killed seven men—all... read more

Windrush (Jack Windrush, Book 1)

Burmese War, 1852. Unable to join the famous Royal Malverns, Jack Windrush is commissioned into the despised 113th Foot.Determined to rise in the ranks by making a name for himself, he is sent with a small detachment of the 113th to join the British expedition. After... read more

All My Love, Detrick

All My Love,Detrick is the story of a forbidden love that thrusts two families, one German,one Jewish, into a spider web of danger during the terrifying years of the Third Reich. Detrick was born with every quality that would ensure his destiny as a leader of Adolph... read more

Through the Barricades

WINNER OF THE SCBWI SPARK AWARD 2017 She was willing to sacrifice everything for her country.He was willing to sacrifice everything for her. ‘Make a difference in the world,’ are the last words Maggie Gilligan’s father ever says to her. They form a... read more

The Gilded Curse

January, 1942After her brother is killed at Pearl Harbor, Lexie Smithfield returns to Jekyll Island to handle the disposition of Destiny, the family’s impressive vacation cottage. Ten years before, the family quit coming to the exclusive Millionaire’s Club after a... read more

Dark Voyage

It’s 1914, and fear and paranoia rule the high seas.Iain Cosgrove is newly married to Jennifer Manson, daughter of a wealthy Scottish merchant. But Iain must soon leave for a research trip aboard the Lady Balgay, last of Dundee’s once-grand sealing fleet. Fueled by... read more

Shadow of the Wolf

Inspired by the story of Alexander Stewart – The Wolf of Badenoch.After Fergus Scott of Eildon is sent north to investigate reports of a malevolent force, he encounters the ferocious Alistair Mor. Drawn into battle against enchantment and death, Fergus is aided... read more


Desperate to rescue their kidnapped daughter, Lilyan and Nicholas trek through South Carolina mountains and across backcountry wilderness, fighting outlaws, hunger, sleeplessness, and despair. When the trail grows cold, the couple battles guilt and personal shame;... read more

Unexpected Gifts

A TRUE AMERICAN FAMILY SAGA: Can we learn from our ancestors? Do our relatives’ behaviors help shape our own? In “Unexpected Gifts” that is precisely what happens to Sonia, a confused college student, heading for addictions and forever choosing the wrong... read more

Call of the Wolf (Viking Chronicles 1)

Viking’s were brutal, that is what they were known for; marauders forged in the icy north. Yet, they weren’t always looters and thieves. They honored the gods, home, the land, community and friends. Magnus, son of Vargr, wanted to see the world more than... read more