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Grace on Broadway
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,800. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The modern Grace Hennipen discovers she’s in an old fashioned world where laws are skirted and scruples follow. Preparing for a future in journalism she shadows Mark Hellinger, a promising writer hot on the trail of a great new topic—celebrities. She dodges prohibition agents, dances with gangsters, and mingles with a multitude of characters reveling in the Jazz Age
The Light: Tales From a Revolution - New-Jersey
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Series: Tales From a Revolution. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,320. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013 by Brief Candle Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
As a Quaker blacksmith, Robert is used to the challenges of fire and iron. When the American Revolution splinters his own family and threatens his community, he will wrestle with questions of belief and philosophy. He must rely on his inner light to keep his family safe, and lead them to freedom.
Patsy
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Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 56,720. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by SynergEbooks. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is the story that has been waiting to be told for 50 years. What happened on that fateful day in Dallas when Kennedy was shot and the chilling events leading up to the assassination. Lee Harvey Oswald is cast in the title role… but he sheds that role and becomes the leading man in this drama that shocked the nation – and the world – and gives him what he had been searching for his whole life.
Remember Wake
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,660. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Based on a true story. . . December, 1941—Tiny Wake Island is under attack. This compelling novel of World War II tells the true story of the civilian men captured on Wake and enslaved in Japanese prison camps and the women they left behind.
Benjamin Street
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Price: $3.88 USD. Words: 94,680. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Why would a wealthy 74 year-old man want to renovate a dilapidated apartment building in a poor section of a crime- ridden city? Jack Bartlett is driven by memories both wonderful and horrendous during his tenure there in 1943. Inner demons now make the resurrection of the tired building his one and only priority.
Kingfish Ascendant Book One: The Rise of Huey Long
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,130. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Before his inauguration, Franklin Delano Roosevelt is assassinated in Miami. On a train to Washington D.C., Sen. Huey Long devises a plan to take FDR’s place. Turmoil erupts when he claims to be the true heir to FDR, challenging the political establishment. The army is called out as violence spreads. Will the nation survive the chaos, or turn to the fiery populist from Louisiana as a savior?
An Unlikely Conclusion
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 63,050. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
A train wreck threatens her future; a long kept secret threatens to destroy her past. Just when she begins to feel safe the terror begins again. One moment in time, on what should be the happiest day of her life, changes everything. Does Ruth have the strength to fight the chain reaction that finally reveals a shocking secret? Detroit in 1929 may be the scene of an unlikely conclusion.
Forward to Camelot: 50th Anniversary Edition
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 144,840. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013 by Drake Valley Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(3.00 from 1 review)
Cady Cuyler returns to 1963 for the Bible used to swear in Lyndon Johnson after President Kennedy’s assassination—while also discovering why her father disappeared in the same city on the same tragic day. Finding frightening links between them will lead Cady to a far more perilous mission: to somehow prevent the President’s murder, with one unlikely ally: an ex-Marine named Lee Harvey Oswald.
Cursed Soldier
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,420. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Benjamin is a cursed Confederate soldier still alive 150 years after the Battle of Gettysburg searching for a way to break his curse. He meets Alexandria, a tour guide at Gettysburg. Is she the key to his problem or will he accept his curse?
Little Book
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,670. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This novel takes the reader into the mind of Ralph Waldo Emerson during the months he wrote his first book, "Nature," when he was in his early '30s, as well as re-creates the major events of his life leading up to that point, from early childhood up to his marriage to his second wife.
The Last Mission
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,340. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In World War II, American bombers flew over Germany from bases in England. These missions were a horrific lottery in which, for no apparent reason, some men lived and others died. A lifetime later one of the survivors returns to his base with the answer to an unsolved wartime murder, needing to know the fate of an English girl he loved and abandoned, and seeking the reason why his life was spared.
Runaway “Their Moment in Time”
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,440. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The 1950s live on at The Oasis, a drive-in restaurant in Southern California. Five children growing up in the ’70s and ’80s recapture the lost days of leather-jacketed teens racing their souped-up cars on the nearby quarter-mile. Led by Runaway, they form a car club "The Shakers." Soon they are up to their hubcaps in competition that starts out friendly, but soon detours into the danger zone.
Tara's Forgotten Son
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Price: Free! Words: 121,680. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 1 review)
Wade Hampton Hamilton is the unsung hero in a classic American novel. A child conceived at the onset of civil distress, he struggles to overcome the trauma of soldiers, abandonment, and near starvation.
Between Rail and River
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,880. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The story of the Fitzgerald Family continues in this second book of "The Canawlers" series. Having experienced the horrors of the Civil War as it reached the C&O Canal, the Fitzgeralds must now try of survive as the canal draws more attention from the North and the South. They are also faced with problem unrelated to the war but impacting each member of the family.
Masterson
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,360. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1919 frontier lawman Bat Masterson revisits the scenes of his early days and discovers the wild west has vanished. Now there are wheat farmers and Prohibition-- and an effort to blot out the past. In this poignant novel, Masterson comes to grips with his legend and tries to set the record straight.
KAISA: A Historical Novel of Michigan’s Copper Mining & Oil and Gas Exploration Industries
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,300. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Born in the Michigan copper mines of a Holland, Michigan, Dutch schoolteacher and Finnish copper miner during the turbulent times of the 1913 Keweenaw Peninsula copper miner’s strike , Kaisa’s saga traces her life to the 1930s oil boomtown of Mt. Pleasant, Michigan,Mackinac Island, Michigan and Jekyll Island, Georgia, where Nazi U-Boats threaten, Kaisa finds love and intrigue.
Follow Your Heart
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Series: The Wades of Crawford County, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,160. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Follow Your Heart is a poignant tale of a young couple's struggles to overcome difficulties during the early years of marriage in post Civil War Missouri. The novel tells about a love strong enough to survive the hard times with the cords of family values and faith intertwined throughout the story.
Oaklayne, The Reconstruction
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Series: Oaklayne, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 167,710. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013 by Roaring Rabbit Publishing. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
The American Civil War is finally over, but the turmoil of a nation embroiled in a passionate struggle for civil rights has only just begun. Oaklayne Plantation is in ruins, a stark reflection of the condition of a once prosperous country and her families who have been torn apart by war. Was anything gained by the deaths of so many Americans? Is all hope for restoration gone?
Oaklayne, A Civil War Saga
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Series: Oaklayne, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,590. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013 by Roaring Rabbit Publishing. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
The year is 1860. Conflict threatens to dissolve the country if North and South cannot peacefully settle their differences. The calm serenity of plantation life at Oaklayne is suddenly replaced with passionate friction between family members, as each person struggles their way through perilous situations they encounter during a very difficult time in our nation’s history.
One Came Home
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,530. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Four southern plantation owners, drinking whiskey and playing poker, realize that the Civil War is close to over and the South is losing. They all agree that they want to do something to cause the North as much suffering and pain as they can. They come up with an idea---sharp-shooting snipers.