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Leo's Lion by Robert Bresloff
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,550. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2014 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Leonardo da Vinci’s nephew joins him as an apprentice, but there are those who do not want the great inventor to complete his latest project, a mechanical lion that is to be a present for the King of France. Leonardo and his thirteen-year-old nephew are in danger, and so may be the future of peace in Italy.
The Demise Of A King by Norbert Mercado
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
“Where is the Child who has been born King of the Jews? For we observed His star at its rising, and have come to pay him homage,” one of the wise men from the East who came to Jerusalem asked one of the guards at Herod’s palace.
The Sugar House by Jean Scheffler
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 107,640. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
A gripping historical fiction that will transport you back in time to the Detroit of the 1920's- a world of Speakeasies, Gangsters, Auto Barons, Flappers, Lawlessness and Innovation. The Sugar House exemplifies one's inner desire to remain true to faith and family while navigating the rocky waters that surround adulthood's needs, wants, pressures and aspirations.
Fancy Vol 6: Virginia City by David N. Walker
Series: Fancy, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,190. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Leaving the railroad, Fancy moves to Virginia City to take on the Comstock Lode. After she builds a hotel, restaurant and saloon, she decides to invite her banker friend Bob Gentry to join her in building a bank. Finally, she discovers she herself has been standing in the way of her own happiness. She realizes all of a sudden that she is in love with Gentry and has been for a long time.
Fighting for Freedom and General Washington by Michael Lee
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 50,580. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
This is the first in a series of American historical fiction stories geared to teenage readers. Volume one involves the adventures of two teenage soldiers serving honorably under General Washington during the American Revolution. The meaning and glory of American Independence is given serious attention even as the first person narrative remains light-heartedly engaging for young adult readers.
A Tide in Time: The Log of Matthew Roving, book one by Don Wallace
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 148,740. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Matthew and Abby Roving, siblings plunged into double lives as modern teens and accidental secret agents at the heart of the American Revolution, travel in time thanks to an antique ship's logbook that functions as a portal. Soon the pair are solo-sailing a Death Ship, escaping from murderous mutineers, and managing the affairs of future national heroes like Ben Franklin and John Paul Jones.
The Spark of a Feudling by Wendy Knight
Series: Fate on Fire, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,870. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014 by Clean Reads. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Ada isn’t just the daughter of a duke. No, she’s the daughter of one of the most powerful Edren sorcerers alive, and no matter how strong she is, it isn’t strong enough. Ada will give up almost everything to earn her father’s pride — but when the cost becomes Charity, Ada's best friend, and Christian, the groom she's loved since she was six years old, it tears her soul and breaks her heart.
Keep Safe by RL Stoll
Series: Dust to Flesh, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,550. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
As a foreign exchange student at the University of Cologne, Noelle Nielsen befriends Swen, her assigned international liaison- fluent in both English and German. Unfortunately, this wasn't what Brett, her boyfriend back home in the states, had in mind when she signed up to study abroad last semester at the University of Chicago. Amid taking classes, managing homework, learning a new language and
Northern Colors by Michael Eckers
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 32,410. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Isaiah Weldon, a 16 year old farm boy, yearns to join in the fighting of the Civil War in its second summer. He enlists as a replacement in the 2nd Minnesota Infantry and his adventures begin. Join Isaiah and his friend, Will Grayson, as travel through the South with Sherman's army, making friends as well as enemies.
Harry's War by Sean Q Lee
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand(5.00 from 1 review)
The idyllic life of an Australian country boy is turned upside down when his country decides to fight alongside Great Britain in World War One. From promising school boy to Gallipoli veteran, this is the heart wrenching story of Harry's war.
Dreams of Home by Linda McGinnis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,160. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Grace Kawakami lives in paradise—at least that’s what they call Hawaii in 1941. But hell breaks loose in paradise on December 7, when Japan bombs Pearl Harbor and Grace’s world turns upside down.
Hanna's Courage: A Story of Love and Betrayal at the Battle of Gettysburg by Elyse Cregar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,440. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
A young girl's first love: Forbidden. Dangerous. Hanna's journey of disguise and desperation takes her through the lightning of gunfire in July of 1863. As she encounters the terror of former slaves who had fled their homes, Hanna's attraction to a handsome Confederate soldier causes her to question her own motives. Is she hoping to find the young Rebel waiting for her as he had promised?
The Fire Within by Simon J Townley
Series: A Tribal Song – Tales of the Koriba. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,020. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In the heart of Africa, 43,000 years BCE, Temfe of the Koriba sets out to rescue his allies the Baroni - and the beautiful Hara - who have been enslaved by the fierce Gomneen tribe. To save his friends Temfe must fight alone. Only cunning can free them. But as hunger for revenge burns his heart, can Temfe defeat the monster that shadows him, closer than his own breath?
The Saffron Crocus by Alison McMahan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,720. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Venice, 1643. Isabella, fifteen, longs to sing in Monteverdi’s Choir, but only boys (and castrati) can do that. Her singing teacher, Margherita, introduces her to a new wonder: opera! Then Isabella finds Margherita murdered. And now people keep trying to kill Margherita’s handsome rogue of a son, Rafaele.
Quest for the Silver Mustang by Janice Ladendorf
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,610. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In 1830, fourteen year old Lisbet McTavish embarks on a perilous quest to find true friends and the horse she rides in her medicine dreams. Her hidden heritage links her to the spirit world of our Native Americans. On her long journey from Virginia to Oklahoma, she meets thieves, river pirates, horse abusers, slave catchers, gamblers, and an epidemic. Will she survive and find her silver mustang?
Mervin by Ömer Sevinçgül
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,680. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011 by Timas Yayin Grubu. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Mervin is the story of the coming of age of a young German officer's candidate during World War II. We are taken from his childhood through his experience first hand with the atrocities of war. This is the portrait of a young man who is seeking meaning in a world which has been left in smoldering ruins around him.
Pirates Alley by Robert Bresloff
Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 89,650. Language: American English. Published: November 28, 2013 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
An adventure story for children and adults. Ben finds an ancient knife on a beach after days of searching. Somehow, he knew it was there. But the buried knife has a history of pirates, magicians and Chinese treasure ships, and of a boy just Ben’s age who lived centuries earlier. Soon, Ben and his friends are caught up in a modern-day adventure of buried treasure, pirates and ghosts.
Dim Sum for Mao by Jacques Guerin
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,560. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In 1949 China, just outside the Forbidden City, Chi and Lu, nine-year-old daughters of privilege are sheltered by a loving family, servants and exotic aunts, like opium-addicted Jade. The red revolution is rising just outside the walls of their cloister. Salvation will come in the forms of the crimson-clad nuns of Sacre Coeur, a charmed necklace, a mysterious green-eyed hawk, and Mao himself.
Automatons for Peace -The Amazi Chronicles Book 1 by Hallett German
Series: Amazi Chronicles, Book 1 · Historical Fiction. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,590. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Return to the past of New York, where a young man arrives seeking a fresh start. A rapid series of events unfold, leading him from darkness into light, from remorse to creating instruments for peace, from the sweatshop to starting his own business designing devices to make a difference in the world. He is ahead of his time in creating a robotic human. An inspiring story of rebuilding one's life.
In Search of the Underground Railroad by Henri Bauhaus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
This fictional short story is set in the Piedmont region of the Mid-Atlantic, when two fourth graders, Henry McCall and Joshua Jessup, go looking for remnants of the Underground Railroad in the small mining town where they live. After a series of misadventures, the two youngsters finally learn the truth from an unlikely source, an elderly moonshiner by the name of Ezekial Roberts.