Books tagged: historical 1930s

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A Touch of Christmas
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 42,580. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Milly has grown up in the depression era times of the nineteen thirties in Oklahoma. Her only wish was to have a Christmas surrounded by a warm fire, presents, and a genial sense of well-being. Instead she lives without and it has led to a bitterness inside her that forces her to make the ultimate decision of putting herself first; to find the Christmas she so longs for.
The Curse of Kereves Dere
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,850. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Kerry and Bosco, survivors of the Great War, are struggling to move on as they make a life in London but the inhuman horrors they witnessed at the Battle of Krithia heralded a more terrible fate for the world. Their allies, Williams, Fauve, and the ferocious Doctor Cavendish, are powerful but their opponents are terrifying. Time is against them because, all too soon, the stars will be right...
Clara's Heart
Series: The Morgan Family Saga. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,140. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Reece Morgan plans to return home to the family ranch after college, but after a difference of opinion with his dad, he accepts a job in town as sheriff deputy. He's settling in well when the troubled granddaughter of the Bluecreek Ranch's foreman comes to visit. Suddenly, Reece's heart is drawn back to his family, and the young woman who has caught his eye. Set during the years 1938-39.
Azaleas Beyond the Prison Walls
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,670. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2016 by Smart Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » General
It’s 1930 and Carson Jones is a prison guard at the notorious Eastern States Penitentiary in Philadelphia where some of America’s most violent inmates are serving time. Amidst the desperation of the Depression and a crowd of hostile convicts, Carson finds solace in an azalea garden behind the Philadelphia Museum of Art and in helping an inmate he believes has been wrongfully sentenced to death.
Yes, I Robbed a Bank, a novella
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,540. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The year is 1936. Crops are ruined. There isn't a well-fed cow in three hundred miles. Most are a pile of bones under mountainous dust drifts. Home pantries from years past are bare. Thurman Jenkins is a good man, loves his family, but desperate men do desperate things. After twenty years, Thurman thinks he is home free, but the gun shows up again.
Unverletzt
Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
(4.00)
Irmgard and Horst escaped the chaos of post-WWI Germany to settle in the safety of a town on the other side of the world. In this award winning short story, they react to the news that Adolf Hitler has come to power in their beloved home country.
The Fugitive
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
What chance did a boy have against a whole gang – and his father? Mama was dead already. Nothing for it but to run. If he could reach the night train in time … (Flash fiction)
Dire Consequences
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,110. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00)
A Scottish tale set around the central area of Scotland in the period between the First and Second World Wars. Mystery and romance during a time of great change.
InterFEARence: A Novel About Life, Love and Stalin.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,170. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In this emotional and gripping thriller, L.H. Ostrovsky intricately weaves fact and fiction -past and present - to tell the tale of life in Kiev during Stalin’s infamous purges in the late 1930’s. Brimming with intriguing characters, InterFEARence is a fast-paced story of struggle, hope and determination that will keep you riveted and guessing until the very last sentence.
Autumn Dreams
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,820. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 by Prism Book Group. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Maggie arrives at her new teaching job, planning to board with a family she’s prepared to like. What she isn’t ready for is her landlady’s brother, Marshall, who seems to hate her on sight. Can she get past the wall Marshall has set up?