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The Long Hunter by Don McNair
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,250. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Matt McLaren, only a boy when Indians killed his parents in 1770 and kidnapped his three-year-old sister Mandy, sets out to find her. A cruel innkeeper enslaves him, and he’s rescued by a kindly old farmer. When the innkeeper kills the farmer Matt kills him, and flees to Can-tuc-kee to trap furs. He escapes Indians and returns home, meets his true love, and helps settle the rugged, majestic land.
Warning Shots by Everett Robert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Aella is a sixteen year old girl who has witnessed the worst things a girl her age can witness, the onslaught of the American Civil War. In this compelling monodrama from acclaimed playwright Everett Robert, Aella recounts her experiences witnessing the two attacks on Lawrence, KS and the lessons she has learned from them. This piece is perfect for the young, female actor.
The Journals of Jack Robertson-1867 Book Three by Gary Reed
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,390. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Jack's adventures continue as his family joins a wagon train of Mormon pioneers on their way west. Jack encounters Indians, buffalo, buffalo hunters, wild horses, and a near perfect home in the mountains of Wyoming. Jack's family homestead the mountain valley, build a trading post and make peace with the Indians. Everything seems to be going just as Jack has planned until....
To Dream of Langston by Màiri Norris
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 157,730. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
From the beautiful landscape of the moorlands of 's North Yorkshire to the rolling bluegrass pastures of Kentucky, one young woman's passion carries her from love's first bloom to a love everlasting--but betrayal sweeps Katherine across the sea and lands her in the hands of a man she dares not trust. Jayce Langston is intrigued by the woman who swoons at his feet. But will love triumph over loss?
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.
Gruoch's Legacy by Claire Brodie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,060. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
The time has come to learn the truth about Gruoch, the real Lady MacBeth. Swirl back 1,000 years to Scotland, then known as Alba. Following in the footsteps of a young Pictish Princess, Gruoch. Living a life full of love, heartbreak and adventures. Finding sanctuary from those wishing to harm her and her baby, will she ever be able to regain her true identity?
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.
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.
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.
Northern Colors by Michael Eckers
Price: $2.95 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.
Gold in the Days of Summer: A Novella by Susan Pogorzelski
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,850. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A coming-of-age story of a girl struggling to navigate the crossroads of her youth during the summer of 1979, 12-year-old Annie is desperate to find a sense of meaning in an ever-changing world. As the summer days pass, Annie turns to an unlikely confidant: a reclusive young veteran at war with his own past.
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.
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.
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.
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
The Dream Travelers: From the Beginning by Cindi Elli
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 55,250. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Ten-year-old Richard decided it was fate that his stepsisters were with him when he discovered the book. If they hadn't been, he was certain he wouldn't have survived the arrow in his back or made it home alive from planet TRAUFOS.
Mervin by Ömer Sevinçgül
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,680. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011 by Timas Yayin Grubu. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, 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.
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.
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?