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Diamondback
By Carla Brownlee
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 103,750. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
On a desolate plain in New Mexico, the Madison family struggles to survive. Bad luck and poverty have plagued their homestead cattle ranch for years, but even the financial disaster of the Depression and catastrophic droughts pale in comparison to the effect mental illness has on the Madisons. Wise beyond her ten years, Lily Anne Madison tells her story of grit and grace.
Coffee Bluff
By Willard White
Price: Free! Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In 1861, Luke visited Savannah and fell in love with Julia. Chester was a bitter rival for Julia's attention. Then the war started and Luke returned home to New York. In Dec. 1864 Sherman's army is camped outside Savannah and Luke, a Yankee spy, is back. Chester lost his leg assaulting the Water Witch and is just a bartender in a blockaded backwater cotton port named Coffee Bluff. Or is he?
The Whiskey Creek Water Company
By Jan Walker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,170. Language: American English. Published: March 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
November 1932 on Puget Sound-Roosevelt's elected to end the Depression, Prohibition's still the law, married women can't teach school kids, and a local moonshiner needs a distributor. Enter the dark-cloaked stranger in a sand-colored coupe, with his battered wife and waif-like child. Soon the community divides over supporting the wife and child, and sending the entire family packing.
Farewell My Country
By A.J. Harris
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,740. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Based on the true story of a patriot/hero wrongly accused of being a communist. This man born of immigrant working-class parents achieved high scholarly stature and was an associate professor at the University of Chicago before World War II. Despite his loyalty and sacrifice, he was labeled a traitor and deprived of everything including his country.
Look Behind You
By Elisabeth G. Wolfe
Series: The Order of the Silver Star. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,490. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
In the spring of 1941, with the SS wielding dark magic and the courts of Faërie loath to intervene in mortal wars, the Round Table’s true heirs must act to defend Europe’s freedom in ways the Allied forces cannot. And the Nazis have good reason to fear, for as Merlin foresaw, the Order of the Silver Star is coming to make Hitler’s worst nightmare come true.
Blue
By G Russell Peterman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 179,750. Language: American English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
"Blue" is a crime, romance, chase, story set in southeast Missouri near the end of its swamp era during the summer of 1899. The Boss plans a swindle and wants Blue. She has lost her ability to speak after seeing her father killed. April is taken with Mark. Attempts at killing Mark and kidnapping Blue fail. They flee through Mississippi, Scott, Cape Girardeau, and Bollinger Counties.
The Conquistador's Captive (Book 1 in the Ancient City Series)
By A.J. Cabrera
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,120. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
Catherine Hughes, a strong, independent archaeologist is racing against time to discover a piece of history that may rewrite Florida's history until she stumbles upon an up close and personal history lesson that is going to teach her more than she bargained for about the past and about love.
Forgotten Ghost Tales and Legends of the Old West
By Robert F. (Bob) Turpin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,390. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This book contains a haunting collection of stories - old-fashioned ghosts, vengeful spirits, ugly apparitions, and things that go bump in the night.
Boriken 1493 D.C.
By Alex Báez Portalatín
Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: Spanish. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Puerto Rico, principios de la colonización. Un joven taíno y su hermano Dagüao estaban teniendo un día de cacería ordinario. Pero según trascurría el tiempo, lo que se podía llamar común para ellos, había dejado de serlo.
Albert the Horse Swiper
By Bob Fields
Price: Free! Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Albert Puller taught Woodrow Wilson’s daughter to ride a horse, rode a seventeen hand gelding over a 1920 sedan to inaugurate the horse coliseum at the NY State Fair grounds, worked the harness tracks in Saratoga Springs and Rutland Vermont,and worked with the horse who challenged the great John Braden in a match race
The Lone Werewolf
By Tim Forder
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,440. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Captain Cody O'Conner, U.S. Cavalry, retired, comes to the aid of two Indians under attack by Confederate rags that refuse to acknowledge the end of the war. Brought to near death as a result of his bravery, our hero is rewarded by an old medicine man with the gift of Skin-walker (Native American Shape-shifter) ointment!
In Lieu Of Surrender
By Bill Russell
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,890. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Class Act Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Roy Gallant, a pillar of 1949 Santa Marcia society, has a major problem. Up until now he’s freely dabbled in his hobbies and shady dealings, unfettered by anything as prosaic as the law. When a new police chief arrives, Roy figures he can make the chief see things his way by arranging for his wife to be kidnapped. But things go horribly wrong and Toby Grant is on the case.
Messenger of Death
By Robert F. (Bob) Turpin
Price: $2.41 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: American English. Published: February 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This story concerns an old Navajo owl superstition and a demented madman who hungered for the love of a beautiful Indian maiden. The mystic owl foretold the outcome. It hooted once to warn the Navajo, then hooted twice for death.
Millionaires' Row-The Legacy
By Kathy Keller
Series: The Douglas Saga, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,860. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
America is in the midst of the industrial revolution and at the threshold of great social change. As Ian Douglas steers his empire into the modern age, he is forced to fight for his legacy. When a secret comes to light, he must fight for his family. This is a fast-paced tale of greed, corruption, and intrigue and the poignant story of a family that must come together to save an empire.
Lessons in Love and Life - A Short Story
By Jae
Series: The Oregon, 2.2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,060. Language: American English. Published: February 12, 2014 by Ylva Publishing. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Amy Hamilton finally has everything she ever wanted when Rika, the woman she loves, moves to the ranch. But years of having to hide her feelings leave her insecure, and her fears get the better of her. Convinced that Rika is growing bored with ranch life, Amy comes up with a daring plan.
Twelve Years a Slave: Including Four American Slave Narratives and Roaring River Music Note and Lyric, Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, Incidents in theLife of a Slave Girl.Written, Up from Slavery, Up from Slavery,
By Oatsumoto
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 455,490. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
TWELVE YEARS A SLAVE Plus 4 complete American slave narrators and 1 Music note and lyric of Roaring River The amazing and suffer story of Solomon Northup in "Twelve Years a Slave" which you may watched in the movie that has got a lot of award such as Golden Globes, Screen Actors Guild Awards and AFI Awards. we have published in e-book more over, it includes:
Savannah's Bluebird
By Lori Crane
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,720. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A tragic love story that transcends the boundaries of this world. Savannah and August have been star-crossed since they were children. After decades of longing to be together and overcoming every obstacle thrown in their path, their wedding day has finally arrived. Will anything else stop them from meeting at the altar? Only the hand of fate.
Cockeyed Frank Loving and Coal Oil Jimmy
By Robert F. (Bob) Turpin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: American English. Published: February 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Colorful Old West gunfighters come to life in this e-book containing two short stories. The first is about a little-known gunfighter called Cockeyed Frank Loving, a western legend himself; the second is about James Buckley (alias Coal Oil Jimmy) who was one of the best in the business of stagecoach robberies.
Augustus and the Late Unpleasantness, Episode Two
By Kate Gray
Series: Centennial Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,250. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Augustus Purce knows that nothing is ever what it seems. He's a pretty fair of example of that old saw, but now he has to take the village constable into his confidence. They have a rather nasty crime to unravel, and though it means Augustus will be dodging in and out of character, he's happy for the mental stimulation. Meanwhile, the rest of the villagers have their own secrets to tend to.
Kilroy Was Here
By Bob Fields
Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Kilroy became the US super-GI who always got there first — wherever GI's went. It became a challenge to place the logo in the most unlikely places. It was said to be atop Mt. Everest, the Statue of Liberty, the underside of the Arch de Triumph, and scrawled in the dust on the moon. It’s even on the World War Two memorial in Washington, DC; and said to be on Grants Tomb, the Lincoln Memorial, and o