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Blood of Pioneers (Divided Decade Collection) by Michelle Isenhoff
Price: Free! Words: 45,390. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2011 by Candle Star Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
Hannah craves excitement, but all local adventures dried up long ago, when her parents unpacked their wagon on the Michigan frontier. When war breaks out, her father and brother leave to fight the Confederacy. Then the farm is threatened, and the one place she longs to leave suddenly becomes the one place she'll risk everything to save.
The Case Against My Brother by Libby Sternberg
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,180. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In the fall of 1922, 15-year-old Carl and 17-year-old Adam Matuski are forced to move across the continent to live with their Uncle Pete in Portland, Oregon. When Adam is accused of theft, an increasingly resourceful Carl learns how to stand on his own two feet and confront painful truths about his fellow man. A historical mystery set against the backdrop of anti-Catholic discrimination.
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.
The Scarab Heart by Michael Gallagher
Series: The Involuntary Medium, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,770. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013 by Seventh Rainbow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Mashups(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Egypt, 1885. Theft and murder are afoot at an archaeological dig in the Valley of the Kings. Lizzie Blaylock, a young materializing medium of some renown, and her mentor, Miss Otis, thought they were there to vacation, especially as Lizzie has decided she wants nothing more to do with her powers. Her powers, however, have other things in mind.
Tristen: The Last Seeker by Fleur Camacho
Price: Free! Words: 82,200. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Tristen has a magic so ancient and rare that he’s the last one, the only one, to have it in this lifetime. It’s a power so astounding that, under the wrong influence, the future of whole world could be at risk.
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.
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: 32,310. 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.
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.
Tales From the Southern Hotel - Stories About a Girl with Extraordinary Powers by Stephanie Macomber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,600. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2010 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Mary Lou and her family live in the Southern Hotel, a historic building her father has restored and operates. They live in the 1950s, in small town Maryland. Then Mary Lou discovers she has an unexpected gift. She has dreams and visions that transport her through time, mixing her up in mysteries, fires, and every sort of adventure, all in or around the Southern Hotel she has come to love.
Tales From the Drake House Outhouse by Joe Novara
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 20,250. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Based on a real pioneer homestead in Kalamazoo, Michigan, this story has two 12-year olds working back in time with each ‘find’ they dig up from an historian’s dream: a 180-year old outhouse. Zach uses his imagination to create a movie script about the Drake family. Maddy objects to Zach’s notion that, “all stories are true and some of them actually happened.”
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.
Gunnedah Hero by Clancy Tucker
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 81,080. 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?
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...
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.
Everything In Its Path by Steve Alcorn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,670. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
The true story of the St. Francis Dam disaster, told by Kate Thompson, junior archaeologist. Intertwined with Kate’s story is that of the village she's unearthing, and Singing Bird, a girl who foresees disaster. When Kate discovers the dam above them is leaking, the two girls’ fates become intertwined across the centuries as they struggle to save their loved ones from Everything In Its Path.
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.