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The Dresskeeper by Mary Naylus
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,720. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2010 by Prospera Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Horror » General(4.00 from 1 review)
Check out 'goodreads' for many top reviews! "Filled with clever characters, time travel and history, it's different to anything else you'll read this year." (Wondrous Reads). When 13-year-old Picky Robson slips into a flouncy old dress from the depths of an old chest and finds herself back in 17th century London, she has no idea she is plunging herself into a dangerous adventure.
Delilah by Maude Stephany
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,080. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012 by Rhetorical Ratatouille. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Delilah, a Philistine and soon-to-be Priestess of El, lives under siege. First in her home, besieged by the Israelite army, then as wife to her enemy: Samson. But it is her heart that is truly besieged, and she must choose who she loves more: her people, her gods or her husband. Review this book and get a 100% discount coupon on any of our books!
Jessie by Rebekah Lyn
Series: Coastal Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,480. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Nature, tide pools and technology merge in this coming of age tale set amongst countdowns and confrontations.
I, The Prophet by Edwin Walhout
You set the price! Words: 46,210. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Religion, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Here’s a book of first-person interviews with all – yes all – the prophets in the Old Testament. Even a few others who were not prophets. Was Jonah really swallowed by a whale? Did Isaiah really go around for years naked? What kind of prophet was Hosea or Habakkuk, Zechariah or Zephaniah, Micaiah or Micah, Elijah or Elisha? Here they tell you all about their fascinating adventures.
Ox Cart Angel by J. A. Arnold
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,780. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011 by Joel Arnold. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure(4.13 from 8 reviews)
Claire and her father set out from the Dakota Territory, hoping to catch up to the large caravan of Métis fur traders that left the day before. Their destination? The bustling city of St. Paul, where Papa wishes to open a photography studio. But with only Bone Bag, their one-horned ox, to pull their squeaky cart, they soon realize they may have to make their treacherous journey alone.
Valley of the Misty Mountain: Book One of the KODI Trilogy by Christine Buzzi
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 70,120. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2010 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
When 8-year-old Kodi leaves his coastal village for a hike up Misty Mountain with his grandfather, he imagines they might be back before nightfall. But this is no ordinary journey, and certainly Gardon, his grandfather, is no ordinary person! Valley of the Misty Mountain is the first book of the exciting KODI trilogy. Author Christine Buzzi lives on Vancouver Island, Canada.
I, Jeremiah by Edwin Walhout
You set the price! Words: 32,290. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Religion, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
What would Prophet Jeremiah tell us if he could talk to us today from his tent in Egypt? What would he say about how he became a prophet? why he got into so much trouble with the authorities? about his people carried off as captives? how he came to be living there in Egypt? Read here, in first-person style, what this prophet has to say about these and other adventures.
War by Jennifer Anne Davis
Series: The True Reign, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,370. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014 by Clean Teen Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When Rema chose to be queen, she knew she'd face a fight. She didn't expect to be kidnapped and taken to the emperor to be executed. How can she save Greenwood Island if she can't even save herself? Darmik knows there’s not much time to rescue her. He’s given up his position as prince to join the rebels. Now he must rely on his family name to go before the emperor—his uncle—and beg for her life.
Taking Chances by Nancy Pennick
Series: Waiting For Dusk, 1.5. Price: Free! Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Hanging from the edge of a cliff wasn't the way Andrew Martin planned to start his day. He took a chance setting up his tripod too close to the canyon’s edge and now there he was, praying someone would come to the rescue. Luckily his good friend finds him and they head off to El Tovar for lunch. Andrew isn't done taking chances for the day. He hears about a new girl working at the restaurant.
Carrie's Ghost And The Voyage Of The 'Land Of Cakes' by Brian Briscoe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,900. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In Carrie’s Ghost And The Voyage Of The 'Land of Cakes', we follow teenagers Carrie and Jonathan’s quest as they discover why a beautiful Chinese woman haunts them. The uncovering of an ancestor's despicable actions leads the two young friends to a frightening discovery. If you like historical horror set in a modern context this book is for you!
¿PícaresQué? (Picaresque) by Jean Figueres
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 101,910. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
An antihero wanting to be hero Vinicio begs, borrows, lies and steals his way through life hoping that someone will listen and accept him. He eventually inspires those around him to succeed, fail and ultimately moderate their philosophy – Vinicio believes there are good people in the world and there are bad people in the world and no other distinctions need apply.
The Frankincense Trail by Jody Kihara
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,350. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical(4.00 from 1 review)
Alia is a princess in a dwindling kingdom that lies on the Frankincense Road. Having grown up hearing tales of the Queen of Sheba, she dreams of finding a way to restore her kingdom’s former might. When a caravan journeying to the mysterious incense lands stops to take on travellers, she sees her chance. She soon realises, however, that her trust in the caravan leaders has been misguided...
Gunnedah Hero by Clancy Tucker
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 81,070. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011 by Morris Publishing Australia. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Gunnedah ‘Gunnie’ Danson receives a surprise gift. His late grandfather left him a box containing a manuscript written by his great-great-grandfather. At the back of the manuscript is an envelope - NOT to be opened until Gunnie has read the story. At Wiralee Station, family secrets are revealed. The family cattle station is under threat. Will the contents of the mysterious envelope save it?
Isaac - A Journey to Oregon by Kevin Boos
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,880. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Isaac and Abe were completely different, but together they traveled from an orphanage in St. Louis, Missouri to the Willamette River in Oregon in 1848. Their six-month adventure, with the help of the Herzog family, became a journey into their own hearts. They faced dangers and hardships to realize their dreams - dreams they were willing to walk halfway across a continent to attain.
The Legend of Pendyne by D.A. Karr
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 36,830. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Irish tradition clashes against British law in the 17th century as an Irish knight and his protégée, save a slave boy and the King’s battle horse from pirates. Master Albert knows the horse must be returned at all costs, even if it means his own life. The answers lie in this riveting journey of a forgotten time in history. “The Legend of Pendyne” is a wondrous story of one man’s last quest .
The Ballad of Mary Ellen by Amanda
Price: Free! Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
Mary Ellen's mother won't let her grow up or go away. Her grip is strong as death.
A Partner's Promise by Fran Shaff
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,030. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Recommended Read Award. EPPIE nomination for excellence in young peoples' literature. 1880's. Caught stealing! Eleven-year-old Axel O'Grady faces a choice--go to jail or leave New York on the orphan train bound for Iowa. Axel chooses Iowa, but he promises his best friend Nate he will return. Keeping his word won't be easy, but A PARTNER'S PROMISE can never be broken.
Yde by Mara Li
Price: Free! Words: 27,550. Language: Dutch. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Ida en Tom verstoppen zich dagenlang in een tent op de Drentse heide. Daar vertellen ze elkaar het verhaal van IJda, het geheimzinnige Meisje van Yde. Wat is er met haar gebeurd, en hoe verbindt een tweeduizend jaar oude geschiedenis zich met hun eigen leven?
I, Moses by Edwin Walhout
You set the price! Words: 16,630. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Religion, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
What would Moses tell us if he could talk to us today from plain of Sinai? What would he say about killing that slave-driver in Egypt? about trying to persuade old Pharaoh to let the Israelites go free? or about not being able to get into the Promised Land himself before he died? Read, in first-person style, what this embattled leader of Israel has to say about these adventures.
The Whipping Boy by Speer Morgan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,710. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier(5.00 from 1 review)
Tom Freshour is a striking half-Indian who knows nothing of the world beyond the orphanage where he’s been raised by a sadistic minister. But Tom is about to get a bracing education, as he embarks on a set of wild adventures across the Oklahoma Territory, uncovering a scheme to steal land, being chased by a hired killer, and confronting the man who made him a whipping boy.