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Fiction » Historical » USA
Herald Square by Jefferson Flanders
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,330. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
In Herald Square, New York City newspaperman Dennis Collins finds himself caught up in the twilight struggle between American and Soviet intelligence agencies in the early Cold War. The Huffington Post described the novel as “Jimmy Breslin meets John le Carré” and the Washington Times called it “well-written, action packed and engrossing.”
A Divided State: A Civil War Novel by Joe G Poindexter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,290. Language: Simple English. Published: March 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Romance
With the start of the Civil War, Willis and three of his boyhood friends agree; if Arkansas, a slave state, secedes as other Southern states have, and if it’s invaded by Union troops, they will defend the state, their homes and farms. While they don’t believe in slavery, they won’t stand by and see a Northern army destroy their beloved state. They eventually participate in the Battle of Pea Ridge.
Occupy Savannah Sequel to Coffee Bluff by Willard White
Price: Free! Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
In late December 1864, Sherman's troops occupy Savannah which is full of Confederate spies. Luke, Chester and Julia collide once again. Luke is a Union spy with a mission: He must spread the dis-information that Sherman intends to move next on Augusta and Charleston, when actually Sherman's next target is Columbia, the capitol of South Carolina.
50 Stories in 50 States: Tales Inspired by a Motorcycle Journey Across the USA Vol 2, The East by Kevin B Parsons
Price: Free! Words: 29,660. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
America teems with history and culture. Volume II of the five book series follows the same theme of ten short stories, taking place in the eastern seaboard. The tales, both historic and current, reflect the American way of life.
The Sugar House by Jean Scheffler
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 107,640. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
A gripping historical fiction that will transport you back in time to the Detroit of the 1920's- a world of Speakeasies, Gangsters, Auto Barons, Flappers, Lawlessness and Innovation. The Sugar House exemplifies one's inner desire to remain true to faith and family while navigating the rocky waters that surround adulthood's needs, wants, pressures and aspirations.
The Woman Behind the Letters by Laura Lee McKellips
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,930. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
You read her letters in Cursed Soldier; now find out what happened to Kathryn between Benjamin's letters and the war.
Let's Scare Mom by Rob Wood
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,810. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Let’s Scare Mom looks back through my eyes at the 1950s and lays open some of my more memorable adventures growing up on a ranch with two brothers and my best friend, confidant and canine companion…Snorkie. Laced throughout the chapters is an unmistakable message addressing family dynamics that will surely conjure up events of your own childhood.
Loving the Lawman by Kianna Alexander
Series: Roses of Ridgeway, Book 3. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 38,040. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A Budding Love... A Town in Jeopardy Just as Noah begins to woo Valerie, a rash of crime invades the usually peaceful environment of Ridgeway. When the safety of the innocent citizens of town becomes more threatened than ever before, Noah must find a way to protect them, and the woman he loves.
Love Me More by laila ouhssaine
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,730. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » General
This is the story of two friends who go on holiday to find themselves. All two are hoping to meet the love of their life. Unfortunately, Duncan and Jalen will fall in love with the same woman: "Charlene". But, Duncan knows Charlene since his teens.
September Fury: The Day Terrorists Tried to Kill the American Dream by Debby Richardson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,140. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders, Fiction » Historical » USA
September Fury: The Day Terrorists Tried to Kill The American Dream is a well written a very informative and emotional book on the terrorist’s attack of 9/11/01.
Love Abideth Still: A Novel of the Civil War by Scott R. Rezer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,130. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » General
From the bloody battlefields of Winchester and Bull Run to the quiet streets of Philadelphia, Love Abideth Still is a story based upon the lives of the author’s Civil War ancestors. A tale of sacrifice and forgiveness—of a love rekindled from beyond to the grave.
Diamondback by Carla Brownlee
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 103,750. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: 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. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure(4.67 from 3 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. Categories: 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. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Inspirational
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. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
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
You set the price! Words: 179,910. Language: American English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
"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.
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. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Western
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. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » USA
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. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Essay » Sociology
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