Books tagged: america 1800s

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Smoke
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 8. Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Short Story about the American frontier in the 1800s. Prairies are one of God’s greatest gifts, but these can also turn deadly. Pioneers take desperate measures to save everything they have created.
Old Glory, USA
Price: $13.99 USD. Words: 12,930. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
I give praise to every man and woman in military uniform serving our country for life and duty in keeping liberty free.But more than all I give special not of honor unto our Lord for his hands to protect and keeping USA freedoms.
The Fall of the Shogun
Series: The John Mung Saga, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,670. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
London Times bestseller list: Out of the mysterious world of isolated, 19th century Japan comes a young boy who will change the course of history. John Mung leads his adopted brother, John Whittefield, into this exotic society and together they are instrumental in causing THE FALL OF THE SHOGUN, which returns the Meiji Emperor to power. A sweeping novel in the James Michener/Clavell genre.
A House For Eliza: The Real Story of the Cajuns
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,830. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Cypress Cove Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
What is the real story of the Cajuns? This goes beyond the stereotypes given the Cajuns by today’s media, & tells the true story of a Cajun family in Lafayette, LA, at the turn of the 19th century. Through the eyes of Eliza Landry, you will see what it was like to live on a fine plantation in the late 1800s, & raise a family of seventeen children during two World Wars.
Prelude to Assassination
Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is a true story based on the diaries of Fanny Seward, daughter of William H Seward,, Secretary of State to Abraham Lincoln. Several days before Lincoln's assassination, Seward had a severe and almost deadly carriage accident of which his daughter was a witness. The night Lincoln was assassinated, Seward, who was still recovering from the accident, had an attack on his own life as well.
Bad Elixir
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,920. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
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A drunk with a troubled pass finds himself living in a town with a troubled present located some where in a western part of the United States in the late 1800's. Racism and violence plagues the town of mostly Chinese immigrants as a new larger trouble arises forcing a doctor of the town to prescribe to the drunk a "bad elixir" in order to save the town.
Little Red Cloud and the Americans
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 71,700. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Here is a story with humour, about a Native American Tribe living at a time in America during the rush to the West, and the take over of land from the white settlers.
The Agitated Elocutionist: A Lizzie Borden, Girl Detective Mini-Mystery
Series: Lizzie Borden, Girl Detective Mini-Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 11,830. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
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When Mrs. Arbuthnot, the Agitated Elocutionist of Fall River, reports the disappearance of her coveted Star of Swansea, Lizzie Borden the Girl Detective enters into a maze of secrets, lies and tongue twisters. Together with her loyal cousin Sarah Borden, Lizzie explores Victorian New England's dark side. You have met Lizzie Borden before, but never like this!
Franklin Pierce in Death of a Vice President
You set the price! Words: 18,370. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Historical » USA
A tale of madness and murder, starring the fourteenth President, Franklin Pierce.
Where We Belong (Midwest Maidens Book One)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,430. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Western
Amelia is the new teacher in the town of Little Sicily, Ohio, employing a rather progressive teaching philosophy for the year of 1890. But what happened to the last three teachers? And who is the brooding carpenter ever ready to argue with her? When her innocence collides with his dark past of secrets, Amelia will be forced to choose safety, or find the unexpected place she may truly belong.