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Fiction » Historical » USA
The American Deluge by Uri Norwich
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 115,770. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
It is a story of one man, who is spearheading subversion of our Constitutional system, destruction of our society, and our way of life. Ironically, he had been saved once by the very same people he is trying to destroy. In the end, he himself is just a puppet in a much larger game.
Let's Make This Believable by Jason Wallace
Series: Novels, Novellas, and Short Stories · History and Historical Fiction · Hot Picks · Rising Fast · Freebies, Book 17 · Most Downloaded. Price: Free! Words: 520. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(3.60 from 5 reviews)
Flash Story: Have you ever wondered if the things beheld by your public eye are only figments fed to you by the corporate news machine? This is a short, humorous take on the possibility of news media fakery, particularly, space travel. Get a behind the scenes look at the struggles of the actors involved.
My Love, My Enemy by Joe B. Hewitt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,030. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Fairfax and Cassandra are happily married and deeply in love, however they take different sides in the Civil War. Although Cassandra is from an aristocratic Virginia family of slaveholders, she hates slavery. When the war breaks out, Fairfax goes to the front as a Confederate army officer. Cassandra is recruited as a Union spy.
Fancy The Early Years - Volumes 1 & 2 by David N. Walker
Price: $3.19 USD. Words: 53,920. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Fourteen year-old Fancy has been both mother and sister to her four year-old sister Danni since their mother died in childbirth. When their father leaves to serve in the Confederate Army, she must take over running the family farm and raise Danni by herself. Follow this enterprising young woman as she must find a way to support herself and her sister after the loss of the farm to an unscrupulous
The Coming Woman: A Novel Based on the Life of the Infamous Feminist, Victoria Woodhull by Karen J. Hicks
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 100,250. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Sartoris Literary. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A novel based on the life of feminist Victoria Woodhull, the first woman to run for U.S. President, 50 years before women could even vote!
Thanksgiving by Robert C. Waggoner
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Fiction based upon truth. In any story told there is some truth woven in the tale. I heard this story from an English teacher whom I met in South Korea a few years ago. At the time I thought it tear jerking, but when she’d finished, a warm ending made my old heart glow. So, all of you out there intending on enjoying a turkey dinner, perhaps a reminder of who really to be thankful for back in 1621.
A Dead-Game Sport by WL Racherbaumer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,980. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » General(4.00 from 1 review)
Dayton Shannon made two promises. One was too protect his little brother and the other was to earn enough money to get to the 1893 World's Fair in Chicago. Both seemed unattainable when his abusive father arbitrarily shipped him off to his uncle in Lexington, Kentucky to learn the horse trade. The job turned out to be bookmaking and it led him on an adventure that would change his life forever.
Riding the Devil by Robin Radlauer-Cramer
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,560. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
Riding the Devil tells the story of José, an eleven-year-old boy living in the rich setting of a Southern California Rancho while California was still part of a newly independent Mexico. José dreams of being a vaquero, a cowboy. However, he must first conquer his fears by facing the injustices of his era, animal cruelty, wild animals, and the vindictive young vaquero, Chaco.
Preserve and Protect by Allen Drury
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 170,930. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The United States is thrown into chaos as the President is killed in a plane crash shortly after securing his party’s nomination in a hotly contested race for re-election. As suspicions are cast upon the circumstances of the place crash, the incumbent party quickly convenes to nominate a candidate in a storm of domestic and international chaos.
December Road by Brenda Ashworth Barry
Series: Seasons of Love and War, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,950. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » General
Kaylob returns home after two years of imprisonment in a POW camp in Vietnam. Will he ever be back to his whole self again after what he’s endured? Beth Ann has the daunting task of dealing with his Post-Traumatic Syndrome, while engaged to Kaylob’s arch enemy, Blake Tanner, a rich and powerful man who refuses to let her go.
The French Detective (Jacques Dugas New Orleans Mysteries) by O'Neil De Noux
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,570. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
This is New Orleans, 1900. A little Sicilian-American boy is kidnapped. There are no leads and no one wants to talk with the police. NOPD Det. Jacques Dugas assembles detectives, street cops, friendly Italians and a strikingly-pretty woman, part Corsican, part English, who happens to be an expert linguist. Pitted against a crime boss known as il Maiale (the Hog) and a terrifying henchman.
Lock Ready: A Canawlers Novel by James Rada, Jr
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 87,760. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Even as the Civil War winds down, there is still danger on the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal for those who work upon the waterway. The Fitzgerald family faces their greatest threat as a group of Confederate saboteurs plots to destroy the canal. In the past, the Fitzgerald family could have faced the dangers, but they are separated and dealing with their personal problems.
Volunteer for Glory by Alice Lynn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,550. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Love and War divide and conquer. Torn between her love for two men, Rachel stays on the farm while Stuart and Jared battle the Confederates.
The Wounded by Robert E. Townsend
Series: The Long War, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,880. Language: American English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
“The Wounded” is the second book of Townsend’s The Long War Series. Ricky Belisle travels across the south and west of America, a minor league baseball player, seeking redemption before his family, his people, his lifelong friend, Marie Jeanne Charbonneau.
Colonial Story by Spencer Dean
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In the late 1700's, a poor girl named Charity is sitting on a bench, eating her last piece of bread for the month. So when she decides to get more food, the marketer tells her to go to "The Tavern". And, of course, while she's going to "The Tavern", she gets lost. Join her on her journey to find her home - or be running away instead.
Christmastime 1940: A Love Story by Agnes Irene
Series: Christmastime, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,220. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
An uplifting and romantic Christmas story full of old-fashioned charm. A tale of transformation involving a struggling single mother who is trying to make a fresh start in life and a man who has lost his connection to humanity.
A Confederate Conspiracy by Greg Moran
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,300. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When John Wilkes Booth stepped into that theatre to assassinate Abraham Lincoln, he did so without the knowledge or consent of the Confederate government. But what if the Confederates had developed their own plot to assassinate the President? What if it were up to a disgraced Union soldier named Jack Wescott to unearth the plot and save the President?
The Missions Bloom by Dale Day
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,600. Language: American English. Published: September 23, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Timothy Beadle and Jaime the Carpenter have taken up the torch of Father Serra's dream to create centers of learning for the natives of California to have a better way of life. Father Fermin Lausén is appointed president guardian of the missions and diligently strives to add nine more missions to the chain. All that work is threatened by revolution in Mexico by groups seeking freedom from Spain.
Fremantle Volume One by Roger Hughes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,840. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
FREMANTLE is a historical novel set in 1863 at the height of the American Civil War. Due to the above average length it is in two volumes. The main character, Arthur Fremantle, was a real British Coldstream Guards officer who came to America to observe the war. The book is full of historical information, especially concerning the British involvement, but this is tempered by a heady romance.