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Playing Black
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 154,480. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In the early ‘60’s, a white, Manhattan, Kansas, high school student becomes a guinea pig for a university project to develop the perfect jump shot. But soon he’s experiencing, firsthand, the impact basketball and music were having on the civil rights movement.
Starling
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Price: $5.98 USD. Words: 129,330. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
STARLING is an epic tale of love and survival, finding home and finding family. Its story is interwoven with the sweeping events of its period: Mass emigration from Scandinavia and Northern Europe, The Boer War, The Great San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, the dawn of World War I. Six people recount this saga, in a style that blends classic Jane Austin and globe ranging James Michener.
Eight Days
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 108,050. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014 by Running Quail Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Reflections of an unforgettable summer. This is the Deep South and the setting for eight remarkable days one hot summer in the early '50's. An itinerant preacher comes to a small town and brings with him hope and love that affect one family in particular. John's words from the Scripture bring about changed lives and changed minds, as these townspeople come face to face with prejudice and racism.
Fire and Dust
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Series: The Fire Trilogy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,150. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
If you thought you knew the Civil War, think again. In Fire and Dust, Christopher Datta takes you beyond the clatter and gore of the battlefield to reveal the very hearts and minds of the Confederacy. His characters will haunt you like a rebel yell, sounding down through the years to touch you with their sacrifices, their struggles, and—most of all—their humanity. -Karen Lyon, Hill Rag Magazine
Just Another Sunday: A Novel
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,370. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Just Another Sunday Is Anything but Ordinary Set against the backdrop of the turbulent late 1960s and early 1970s, Just Another Sunday is inspired by actual events and follows Lia Benedict, a teenager growing up in the suburbs of New Jersey.
Me 'n' Shorty
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 172,820. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
At the height of the Great Depression there were 250,000 teenagers on their own traveling all over the U.S. When two naïve seventeen year old boys met on the road and decided to team-up for their journey from Tennessee to California they had no idea of the dangers, the adventures, the love and the lessons in life that would force them to grow up fast.
The American Deluge
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 115,780. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It is a story of one man, who is spearheading subversion of our Constitutional system, destruction of our society, and our way of life. Ironically, he had been saved once by the very same people he is trying to destroy. In the end, he himself is just a puppet in a much larger game.
The Coming Woman: A Novel Based on the Life of the Infamous Feminist, Victoria Woodhull
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 100,250. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Sartoris Literary. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A novel based on the life of feminist Victoria Woodhull, the first woman to run for U.S. President, 50 years before women could even vote!
The Hellions
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,240. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
As heir to the richest plantation in the South, Cynthia Deavors enjoyed the privilege of royalty. But her roots were cursed by corruption. She couldn't control her twin brother's decadent lust for female slaves, or suppress her mother's shameless affair with a young adventurer. Nor could she deny the raging love that swept her from the pinnacle of wealth and power.
A Dead-Game Sport
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,980. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 1 review)
Dayton Shannon made two promises. One was too protect his little brother and the other was to earn enough money to get to the 1893 World's Fair in Chicago. Both seemed unattainable when his abusive father arbitrarily shipped him off to his uncle in Lexington, Kentucky to learn the horse trade. The job turned out to be bookmaking and it led him on an adventure that would change his life forever.
Preserve and Protect
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 170,930. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The United States is thrown into chaos as the President is killed in a plane crash shortly after securing his party’s nomination in a hotly contested race for re-election. As suspicions are cast upon the circumstances of the place crash, the incumbent party quickly convenes to nominate a candidate in a storm of domestic and international chaos.
Volunteer for Glory
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,550. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Love and War divide and conquer. Torn between her love for two men, Rachel stays on the farm while Stuart and Jared battle the Confederates.
Cordia's Will
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,250. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
On the brink of the Civil War Cordia Pike is faced with marrying a man she does not love or sending him off to war heartbroken. When she falls in love with another man, she must decide whether to follow her heart or acquiesce. Will her one true love return from battle and make her is own or will he be too late and watch as Cordia marries another?
The Missions Bloom
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,600. Language: American English. Published: September 23, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Timothy Beadle and Jaime the Carpenter have taken up the torch of Father Serra's dream to create centers of learning for the natives of California to have a better way of life. Father Fermin Lausén is appointed president guardian of the missions and diligently strives to add nine more missions to the chain. All that work is threatened by revolution in Mexico by groups seeking freedom from Spain.
Pinto and Sons
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 167,950. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This ironic comedy by the author of the acclaimed Leib Goldkorn series and "King of the Jews" follows Pinto, a Hungarian Jew and former medical student, who takes the wrong ship and winds up out West during the craze of the California Gold Rush. Never discouraged, he tries to bring scientific enlightenment to a band of boys from the local Modoc Indian tribe. His efforts largely turn back on Pinto.
Remembering PT-927
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Price: Free! Words: 132,840. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
During WW II, a farm boy from Oklahoma is assigned to the Torpedo Boats in the Pacific. Circumstances confront him to face the enemy on a more personal level than he could have ever imagined. Can enemies learn to help each other to survive? Jordan faces the great puzzle of his time, the path an individual decides on when his country is locked in a deadly struggle with another nation.
Leslie DuBois Historical Fiction Bundle
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 141,830. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Three full Historical Fiction Novels from best-selling author Leslie DuBois.
Descent Into The Maelstrom
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 152,940. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Henry Holt is an elderly World War Two hero with a combat induced memory gap. He believes that a tiny, medieval key he has carried for years holds the answer to his nearly fatal wounding during the Battle of the Bulge.His resolve to solve the mystery of the conclusion of his exemplar military service enables him to fill in the gaps with a paradoxical result as gratifying as it is terrifying.
Wissahickon Souls
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Price: $6.25 USD. Words: 138,920. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014 by Possibilities Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Wissahickon Souls is set in the Philadelphia area in the early 19th century, and is a story of love, race, regret, triumph, and reconciliation.
So Long, Vietnam
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,460. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
What if a group of infantry soldiers on the verge of invading Cambodia refused to fight? With luck, humor, and determination three young Americans, one black and two white, lead their fellow GIs towards a peace that had eluded America in Vietnam.