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Voyage to Parts Unknown
By Gary Burzell
Series: Diego de la Cosa, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,870. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Voyage to Parts Unknown tells the story of Diego de la Cosa, the young son of an accomplished mapmaker in the city of Palos de la Frontera, Spain. Diego's father convinces Christopher Columbus to take Diego along on his first voyage across the Atlantic. This story introduces you to Diego, and sets the stage for his further adventures in the New World.
Phantom Kiss
By Jessie Colter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014 by JCSBooks. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Elizabeth didn't realize how much her life would change when she was sent from the orphanage to work for the Beauford family at Montcrief Castle. She certainly didn't plan to meet the man of her dreams.
Gold Rush Girl Book One of The California Argonauts
By Suzanne Lilly
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,680. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Lucinda Martin York and George Arnold may be at odds about how to make money during the California Gold Rush, but they have one thing in common, and it is the desire to survive and thrive at any cost. In this historical novel, two strangers join forces to fight against thieves, fire, and the elements, but the hardest fight is for the survival of their relationship.
Childhood Fights in the Etiology of Morbus Masculi Rebellis: The Recorded Statement of an American, c. 21st Century, Presented to Proceedings of the Psychological Inquisition, Ministry of Genetic Engineering, Spring 2483
By Garden Urthark
Price: Free! Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Garden Urthark’s Childhood Fights in the Etiology of Morbus Masculi Rebellis is the story of completely inexplicable attacks by other boys on the son of a doctor who manages to achieve an amazing rags-to-riches success in post-World War II America.
Jump
By Shannon LC Cate
Price: Free! Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Lizzie's mama has to make a decision that will change their lives forever. Will Lizzie have the courage to make an equally important decision for herself? "Jump" is a short prequel to the young adult novel, "Jack."
Violet and the Locked Room and Missing Page Thirteen
By Candida Martinelli
Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,830. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, Dec 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, formerly a secret high-society detective, sets out to discover a mysterious locked room in a Colonial mansion, upsetting the eccentric owner's protector, who sets out to discover Violet's mysterious past. Violet's ninth big case with the Burke & Associates detecting agency. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries.
Violet and the Doctor, his Wife, and the Clock
By Candida Martinelli
Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,210. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, Nov/December 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, working secretly as a high-society detective, attempts to discover if a respected doctor’s confession of murder is true, or psychotically induced. Violet's eighth big case for the Burke & Associates detecting agency. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries.
Violet and the House of Clocks
By Candida Martinelli
Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,960. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, October/November 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, plays companion to a sadistic old woman, a risky departure from her secret job as a high-society detective, in the hope of saving a young woman’s life. Violet's seventh big case for the Burke & Associates detecting agency. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries.
Violet and the Intangible Clue
By Candida Martinelli
Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,320. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, August 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, delves into the past of a murdered woman to discover the killer, as part of her secret job as a high-society detective, while trying to avoid exposure and a forced marriage. Violet's sixth big case for the Burke & Associates detecting agency. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries.
Violet and the Second Bullet
By Candida Martinelli
Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,460. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, July 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, seeks to prove a young father did not kill himself and his child, risking her exposure as a high-society detective, in the hope of saving the man's grieving widow from destitution and forced prostitution. Violet's fifth big case for the Burke & Associates detecting agency. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries.
Violet and the Dreaming Lady
By Candida Martinelli
Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,760. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, June 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, tries to find a millionaire’s lost will and testament that was hidden by a sleepwalking woman, risking her own future in the hope of saving a family from destitution. Violet's fourth big case for the Burke & Associates detecting agency. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries.
Violet and the Grotto Specter
By Candida Martinelli
Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,890. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, May 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, seeks to clear a man she loves of murder, at the risk of being disowned by her family and of losing her secret job as a high-society detective. Violet's third big case for the Burke & Associates detecting agency. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries.
Violet and the Golden Slipper
By Candida Martinelli
Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,930. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, April 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, seeks the truth behind a series of thefts, risking her secret job as a high-society detective, in the hope of saving a young woman from dishonor and the law. Violet's second big case for the Burke & Associates detecting agency. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries.
Violet's Problem
By Candida Martinelli
Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,610. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, March 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, searches for her disgraced sister. Violet risks losing everything in the hope of saving her sister from a life of poverty and despair. The first girl-detective, her first case, the one that launches her career as a secret high-society detective. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries, a young-adult series.
The White Rabbit Mysteries
By Melissa Davies
Price: $1.37 USD. Words: 43,040. Language: British English. Published: January 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
A light-hearted modern mystery story which revisits the past and is set in Lyndhurst in the New Forest, England. The book follows a young woman who finds herself on a treasure hunt linked to her ancestor - the real life character Alice Liddell who was the inspiration for the Alice in Wonderland books by Lewis Carroll. A fast-paced read, it is suitable for any age from about 11 and up.
Why the Victorians Saw Ghosts – An Illustrated Guide to 19th Century Spiritualism
By Michael Gallagher
You set the price! Words: 24,370. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014 by Seventh Rainbow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Originally conceived as a blog to accompany Gallagher's historical YA novels, this guide provides a great introduction to the fascinating phenomenon of 19th Century spiritualism. If you can't tell your materializations from your Mumlers, or never realized just how physical ghost-grabbing could get, then this may well be the perfect book for you.
Jordan's War - 1863
By B.K. Birch
Series: Jordan's War - A Civil War Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,310. Language: American English. Published: December 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In Book 3 of the Jordan's War Trilogy, resources get scarce but the Sinclair family carries on as best they can. Worry grows when news reaches them that Jordan's brother is taken prisoner and the family is divided even more when another Sinclair enlists. There is news of secession and a new state. The family stays close to home, but it doesn't keep them safe, as the battle comes to their mountain.
Jordan's War - 1862
By B.K. Birch
Series: Jordan's War - A Civil War Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,920. Language: American English. Published: December 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Book 2 of Jordan's War - A Civil War Trilogy finds the Sinclair family isolated after Jordan's older brother joins the Federal Army and his pa makes a deal with the devil, aka black marketers, all in the name of survival. The family fights to maintain their dignity and faith while being a scapegoat for the suffering of their neighbors and an easy target for the Home Guard. The battles rage on.
What Could've Been
By David Nell
Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A tale of sadness set in World War II Poland.
Phantoms In Philadelphia (Phantom Knights Book 1)
By Amalie Vantana
Price: Free! Words: 111,190. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
After spending three years spying in the war of 1812, nineteen-year-old Bess Martin returns home to Philadelphia with her brother Jack, ready to live a life of ease, but what is waiting for them is a task more difficult than any battle they have fought. As their journey draws them deep into secrets of the past, Bess and Jack may come to find that a normal life is not possible when you are a spy.