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For Love of Banjo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,540. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Deceit stands between Banjo Wilding’s love for Maggie O’Leary and his search for the father he never knew.
Tamer, A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Lurkey proves he is much more than a clown in this story of true love and courage.
Expect It When You Least Expect It
Price: Free! Words: 8,490. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Short story about a teen during the mid 1980's and his job at a local grocery store.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,780. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Business, Fiction » Historical » USA
Billy Brewster is in line to take over the family business, but he finds a young upstart named Stanley is not only ready to take his place in the family business but with Billy’s girlfriend as well. "Tycoon" follows the three of them through boom and bust in a book that Stanley Marcus of Neiman Marcus fame called “a splendid book about an industry that has long suffered from a lack of understandi
Lily's Ride: Saving her Father from the Ku Klux Klan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,660. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
It's sunset in rural North Carolina just after the Civil War. Lily's parents are away when an anonymous note warns the Klan intends to kill her father that very night. To rescue him, Lily must ride her father's thoroughbred stallion on the same roads over which a hundred Klansmen from three counties are traveling. The San Francisco Chronicle wrote that: "The night ride of young Lily Servosse
The Legend of Little Eagle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,810. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » War
Hélène Marchal discovers that she owes her life to a US aviator, John Philip Garreau. In 1944 in France, he had acted in a heroic way, sacrificing himself to avoid the destruction of a house with his almost uncontrolable plane. Hélène's mother, then a child, was inside. Hélène goes to Montana. She will piece together the life and journey of a young man nicknamed Little Eagle. A story on destiny.
The Crowns Vengeance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,410. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » USA
For 300 years, America has been under assault, the enemy silent, unseen. ​ In the august halls of the Ivy League, a scholar uncovers shocking evidence of an unimaginable betrayal. ​ Written by America's first spy, Paul Revere, Dr. Erika Carr soon finds herself racing to stay alive while unraveling a conspiracy that stretches from the halls of Wall Street to oil-soaked sands of the Middle East.
Apron Strings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,100. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A seven-year old well-to-do white girl and her family’s black maid overcome the deep-seated hatred and the segregation embedded in their 1950’s era southern culture proving that love sees no color. Where you taught to hate people of another color when you were young? We don’t come hating we learn it!
A Shade of Difference
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 306,300. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Historical » USA
The sequel to the Pulitzer Prize winning bestseller Advise and Consent. From Allen Drury, the 20th Century grand master of political fiction, a novel of the United Nations and the racial friction that could spark a worldwide powderkeg. International tensions rise as ambassadors and politicians scheme, using the independence of a small African nation as the focal point for hidden agendas.
Side Door to Heaven for Hemingway
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 173,380. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Even though suicide kept him out of the main gate, Ernest wrangled a way into Heaven's side door. He also gives us a beautifully captivating flashback to his most idyllic summer up in Michigan, 1917.
Damned Yankee
Series: The Grenville Sagas, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,690. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
America’s Civil War was more than a political disaster. It was a human tragedy, and everyone – North and South, young and old, black and white, rich and poor – everyone was caught up in that broken world. Yet somehow the victims held on to the hope that love for one another could mend the tears in the fabric of their lives. These are their stories.
Somewhat Close To Normal
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,020. Language: American English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » General
A novel about the fragility of the human connection. A cast of multicultural characters learn to live life after loss in a post-9/11 New York City.
Look Away
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 255,000. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » War
The 14-year-old Confederate private and the young slave laborer knew each other before the war but would not have called each other friends. The soldier is struggling to stay alive day by bloody day but finds himself dragged into the slave's determined effort pry his young family out of bondage.
Searching for Lady Luck
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,370. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014 by esKape ePress, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Every time a pretty lady named Rose Sheffield appears, good things happen for Charlie Brannigan.
20-20: A Retrospective View Of The Near Future
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 133,820. Language: American English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The United States is no more. The North American continent, devastated by dictatorship, internal sabotage, civil wars, massive pillage and ruinous invasion and occupation, is reduced to a backwater region of the World Government. Yet resistance remains, and when Jonathan Elliot Hale returns from overseas duty, he takes command, and the term resistance takes on a new meaning.
Orphans and Inmates
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,070. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
Orphans and Inmates is the first novel in a series about the Sloane sisters and their experiences at the Erie County Almshouse and the Orphan Asylum In Buffalo, New York. The story explores the largely ignored origins of the social welfare system in the United States through the experiences of those who were most profoundly affected by poverty, namely women and children.
Spirit Elk
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
The Speaker of Legends gathers the tribe’s children around the campfire to tell them a story from the old times –about their people’s greatest hunter, and about the origin of the great Spirit Elk that haunts the forests still…
Through The Storm
Series: The Wades of Crawford County, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,340. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Wade family saga continues in Through The Storm, a work of historical fiction set in post-Civil War Missouri. Love reigns in the home of Leann and Ralph Wade, although tested many times during the course of their marriage. Leann and Ralph struggle to overcome the storms of life through faith, courage, and commitment to each other.
Soldiers in the Sun: Sgt. Smith in the Campaign for Sicily
Series: Sgt. Smith World War II, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,490. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
In this second volume of the Sgt. Smith World War II trilogy, we find First Squad on the hot and rocky island of Sicily as the Allies plan to take and hold the island in order to better control shipping in the Mediterranean and as a jumping off point for the invasion of Italy. Based on fact and stories my father told me.
Baptism of Fire: Sgt. Smith in the North African Campaign
Series: Sgt. Smith World War II, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,520. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
This first volume in the Sgt. Smith WWII trilogy follows a squad of First Infantry Division soldiers to the Tunisian desert of North Africa in their first experience of war. As members of the "Big Red One," the most famous division in the American army, they do battle with Rommel's Africa Corps, as well as the 10th and 21st Panzer Divisions. Based on fact and stories my father told me.