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One Extraordinary Time
By Jeffrey Kaplan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,530. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
During August of 2001, life is carefree for Freddy Will. His life changed after 840 million dollars came his way, courtesy of an enormous bank error, along with witnessing the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. This historical fiction takes us through those turbulent events that changed Freddy’s life, and those close to him, forever!
The Sailor And The Carpenter
By Dale Day
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,310. Language: American English. Published: February 19, 2013 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Finding himself indentured to a ship’s captain Timothy Beadle finds himself on the far north-western shores of The New World. As the ships sails home with holds full of rich furs, a cyclone hits and Timothy ends up on the shores of Spanish California. Rescued by a young Indian boy, Jaime, Timothy is taken before grey robed priests, who offer him .
More Than Sparrows
By Connie Keenan
Series: The Larkspur Valley Series, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,320. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Big changes are coming to the people of Larkspur Valley in this 20th Century historical novel about the power of love, the special bonds of family and friendship, and lives that are supernaturally transformed by faith. A Christian novel by the author of GLIMMERS OF HEAVEN.
Through a Dusty Window: New York City Stories 1910-2001
By Delancey Stewart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,460. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Live a century of New York City history in one sitting! Through a Dusty Window offers ten vignettes in the literary style - giving readers a voyeuristic tour of the past. All ten stories are set in one brownstone apartment on New York's Upper West Side. Stewart takes us on a whirlwind tour through Prohibition, WWII, Lennon's murder and more.
Rubbertown
By Randall Laird
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,080. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
It's 1984. Candidates are talking politics and religion, evangelists are preaching family values - and, the most popular and sensationally advertised condom in America is made in a conservative western New York village. When a local minister stages a protest at the plant, Glory, NY becomes the site of a national 'faith vs secularism' showdown, dividing residents and inviting tragedy.
Trade Wind to Hawaii
By Robert T. Tanouye
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,050. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the story of two brothers and the counter-revolution of Hawaii. For four colorful years Hawaii became a Republic, and the Rafferty brothers led a revolt against the Republic of Hawaii to bring back the glory days of the Hawaiian Kingdom. Larry was a distinguished planter, and Johnny was a soldier of fortune and gunrunner, and for five days they held off the Republican Army.
On the Home Front
By Leanne Burroughs
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 15,370. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
A Short Story - (Previously released as Christmas at Home) WW II left the world in turmoil - not just in Europe. Many Americans were sent home with injuries. Would their lives ever be the same again? Ryan Burgess didn't think so. Allison Monroe would do anything to protect her daughter from the realities forced on them from the void her husband's death left. Can they start their lives anew?
Perfect Red
By Jennie Nash
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,150. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
At the height of the Red Scare, a secretary goes after the story of a fiery red lipstick, challenging the rules of social conformity, the dangers of passion, and her own beliefs about love.
Courage on Little Round Top
By Thomas Eishen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,940. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A detailed look at the events that led Colonel Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain and Lieutenant Robert Wicker to their historic confrontation on the bloody slopes of Little Round Top.
Amidst War's Alarms
By Chris L Jefferies
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,440. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Adam Weldon thinks that only a few short weeks of hard work stand between him and a very bright future. Soon, however, he is caught up in forces beyond his control—forces unleashed by the Civil War. Both his love for his fiance, Laura, and his new faith will be tried in ways he can’t imagine.
DISCOVERY - The Richest Acre On Earth
By Stewart Nash
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 50,780. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Some Confederate soldiers captured in the Civil War were told: go to prison, or go out west. Pomp Dennis and Washington Baker went west, steaming up the Missouri River to Montana Territory. Forming a partnership with three others, their discovery in a small creek was named Confederate Gulch, and led to the richest acre on earth.
1906 - A Novel
By James Dalessandro
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,370. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set during the great San Francisco earthquake and fire, this page-turning historical novel reveals recently uncovered facts that forever change our understanding of what really happened. Narrated by a feisty young reporter, Annalisa Passarelli, the novel paints a vivid picture of the Post-Victorian city.
Midterms
By E. G. Fabricant
Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
"Midterms" is my entry in NPR’s Round Nine of their occasional feature, “Three Minute Fiction.” In this case, each story had to “reference a U.S. President, real or fictional.” The day before the September 23 submission deadline was the 150th anniversary of one of our history’s most momentous—and politically shrewd—decisions, I felt dutybound to indulge that reality.
Promises Made Promises Kept
By Connie Kay
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,880. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In one day Heather learns her father is dying and that he has married her to a family friend by proxy. He claims it was to protect her. Just what does she need protecting from? Life at the ranch will never be the same in this Historical Romance that has magic, mystery & an abundance of love.
C. B. DeMille: The Man Who Invented Hollywood
By Robert Hammond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,650. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013 by New Way Press. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Media tie-in
Citizen Kane meets Sunset Boulevard Creative visionary,Cecil B. DeMille, battles a tight-fisted money man and his own vices to make Biblical epics and usher in Hollywood's Golden Age. Complications arise when his relationship with his two mistresses threatens to destroy his family.
Socks Without Holes
By Colleen Nester
Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Cedric is a Union soldier who is fighting in the Civil War. While stationed at his camp and searching for supplies, he meets a sly sutler who possesses a devious personality.
Polygamy, was it Worth Dying For?
By JG Hampton
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 131,960. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A novel involving two family patriarchs and their wives after the infamous Edmund/Tucker legislation designed to destroy their religion and their way of life once and for all. Was plural marriage worth dying for? Find out what Mormon life in Salt Lake City was like prior to the Woodruff Mormon Manifesto of 1890 ending its practice.
Heaven Must Wait
By Brenda Taylor
Series: The Wades of Crawford County, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,740. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Leann Clark and Ralph Wade are in love and desire to be married, but obstacles stand in their way. Leann's father, John Clark, insists she is too young, and Ralph cannot yet make a living farming his land in post-Civil War Missouri. Leann and Ralph pledge their love to each other and vow to overcome the objections to their courtship and marriage.
Glimpse of Splendor
By Kay Moser
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 120,220. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
After enduring a major trauma, Rachel D’evereau returns to her ancestral plantation to lead a quiet life. On the other side of the world, Mark Goodman, a journalist, has a different plan for Rachel. Forever changed by a single bullet, he redefines success: Live— Walk again— Return home to Louisiana to claim his first and only love, Rachel D’Evereau. The time is right, or so Mark thinks.
Celebration!
By Kay Moser
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,300. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Rachel D’Evereau has everything the world can offer, yet when catastrophes shatter the secure walls that surround her life, she is forced to admit feelings of worthlessness. She returns to her ancestral plantation home to confront the painful secrets that have challenged members of her family for generations.