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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.
Death; Juxtaposed
By George W Parker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,750. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Long before the disaster of Katrina an estimated category 5 hurricane struck Galveston, Texas in 1900. Its thirty-foot wave surge and 100mph winds leveled the city and killed over eight thousand people. That is only part of the story.
Kill the dove!
By Francis Kroncke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 168,490. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A tale of the revolutionary 1960’s. No novel has covered these religious, political, imprisoned and sexual experiences. Follow the love and betrayals of three radical anti-war and feminist activists: Jared, Aaren, and Char. Share Jared’s experiences in federal prison as the impact of the Vietnam war, sexism and the failure of traditional moral and spiritual value systems play out in their lives.
Khyber Pass
By Shahzad Rizvi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,110. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Karen Donohue is keeping a dangerous secret. Her first love, a Soviet diplomat's son, has resurfaced after many years and moved in with her. But now he calls himself by a new name, "John," and she has a top-level job, at the President's right hand. What does John want from her now--her love, or access to the nation's highest secrets? The balance of global power is at stake...
Getting Off
By Joshua Tal
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,060. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A novel about the end of the sixties - like you don't remember them. Are you getting off yet?
Arsalan: His American Journey
By Shahzad Rizvi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,050. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Arsalan, a Pakistani student in the 1960's, wants nothing more than to be an American. As he realizes his dream and climbs to the top of the US foreign policy establishment, he attracts the attention of two beautiful Soviet agents, determined to pry secrets from him by any means necessary. An FBI agent is equally determined to root out Soviet infiltration and turn the tables on the gorgeous spies.
Ella Mayfield's Pawpaw Militia-A Civil War Saga in Vernon County, Mo.
By Fay Risner
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,580. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Strong willed and independent, Ella Mayfield wanted to keep her widowed mother and siblings safe during the border war between Missouri and Kansas and the Civil War or die trying. Invasions into Vernon County Mo. by Union soldiers stationed at Ft. Scott, Kansas and Kansas Jayhawkers forced Ella to join a militia band dubbed Pawpaw Militia. Her exploits were legendary as woman bushwhacker.
Steam
By David Rubenstein
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is a short story. Back before internal combustion engines, steam engines powered our farms and industry. This is the story of three generations of farmers who try to keep the traditions alive. Each generation brings with it the knowledge and abilities required to function in its time. In a bright green meadow on a brisk fall day, all three generations find their place.
Ikons
By Steve Pribish
Series: Ikons, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,740. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Russia is in turmoil. Her people have lost faith in their government, her economy is in ruins and her armed forces have suffered an embarrassing defeat. Ethnic and religious rivalries threaten to tear the country apart and world war looms on the horizon. The year is 1905.
Return to Rocky Gap
By Toni Morrow Wyatt
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,840. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Spanning from 1921 until present day, Return to Rocky Gap is the epic tale of a family torn apart by tragedy and brought back together by war, only to find that distance is sometimes the hardest obstacle to overcome.
War - 8000 Miles From Home
By DR Racey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,990. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
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First Lieutenant Taylor and Sergeant First Class Stewart lead 2nd Platoon of the 147th Military Police Company from White Bluff, Tennessee during combat patrols in Baghdad, Iraq during the surge. Join them as they strengthen their bonds with each other through teamwork, adversity, and catastrophe.
Birmingham
By Tim Stafford
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,350. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The setting is 1963, in Birmingham, Alabama. Martin Luther King, Jr., has come to town to confront segregation. Chris Wright, young, white, penniless and idealistic, arrives by Greyhound bus. He meets Dorcas Jones, young, black, cynical and committed. Their ideals clash, but events bind the two close together as they follow King to the apocalyptic encounter with the white establishment.
Enza
By Kristy K. James
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,020. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
I had a little bird, and its name was Enza. I opened the window, and in-flew-Enza. It is a time of innocence. The Women’s Suffrage Movement gains more attention every day. Patriotism is at its peak as the war to end all wars rages an ocean away. On the homefront, life is being lived like a Mark Twain novel - until an unseen enemy, deadlier than any human foe, threatens Mankind’s very existence.
Zions Promise Volume 2: Will Mercy Rob Justice?
By Chris L Jefferies
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,760. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Pulling from his great-great-grandfather's journals, Chris Jefferies tells of the journey of William Jefferies westward to Zion. William and his family encounter illness, renegades, and the kidnapping of a family member. Using documented events from Porter Rockwell's life, we live through his painstaking search for the girl through western Utah Territory, and the showdown when he finds her captors
Zions Promise Volume 1: The Quest Begins
By Chris L Jefferies
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,160. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Jefferies brings to life what it is like for a family to immigrate to America under primitive conditions in this history-based, Mormon-themed novel set in the 1860's. Escaping a tyrannical father and arriving amidst the cross-currents of an emerging civil war, a growing westward expansion, and Brigham Young's colonization of the west, they find prosperity and freedom to practice their religion.
Upon These Steps
By David Reavis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,700. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Two brothers are faced with whether or not to join the Confederate Army. One decides to voluntarily enlist, while the other joins only after being drafted. The brothers’ episodes reflect the chronicles of the “Granville Rifles,” a Company within the NC 23rd Regiment. From the Battle of Bull Run to Sherman’s occupation of Raleigh, the boys' plight gives the reader an insider’s glimpse of the war.