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10th Street Baptist
Price: Free! Words: 47,210. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
JD Bartels, a good-looking black senior at Booker T Washington, accidentally meets Billie Hamilton, the Lead Cheer leader of Wichita Falls Senior High. She gets pregnant and the Ku Klux Klan meets to set a death contract on JD and maybe Billie too. Join JD and Billie in their search for Civil Rights in the 1950's.
The Bee Line
Price: Free! Words: 20,400. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Coming of age
(4.90 from 10 reviews)
When cultures collide, the lessons are valuable. When an English city girl meets a Jewish country boy, the friendship and understanding that develops opens new experiences for both of them. Growing up and growing closer, Edith and Erik discover customs, although very different, can bring people worlds apart together.
Wintergreen
Price: Free! Words: 60,520. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Though Helene is a favorite of Queen Marie Antoinette’s, she only wants to escape her dark past. A handsome soldier offers her the chance to do this, if she will reveal the Queen's secrets. But as the Queen's trust in her grows, she finds this difficult. Caught in the terror of the Revolution, she may have to put her trust in those she’s betrayed, or who have betrayed her, in order to survive.
Ethandun (The Lost Dacomé Files #2)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,010. Language: British English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Lord Tristan Dracanburh has a secret. One nobody knows except his family and teacher, Halíka Dacomé. One he's kept hidden but could get him killed if discovered. The year is A.D. 878. Enemy Danes rule the Kingdoms of Northumbria, East Anglia and Mercia. The only Kingdom left is Wessex, ruled by Tristan's father. Lord Tristan must decide if he’s willing to expose his secret to win Wessex back.
Pineapple
Price: Free! Words: 68,070. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Coming of age
Based on true stories of the Lost Gardeners of Heligan and the Muslim Tommies who fought in the trenches together during WW1, best-selling author Jill Marshall tells a bitter-sweet tale of lost love and liberation from the past. War, comradeship and personal hurts twist into one mystical summer for the very 21st century Poppy Moss, in this siren call for peace and love for all.
Elemental Ninjas
Series: Elemental Ninjas. Price: Free! Words: 56,590. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Fight for Love. Fight for Destiny. Born into warring clans, wind ninja Sakura and fire ninja Temujin walk paths that couldn't be farther apart. But their separate worlds are thrown into chaos by the theft of Belshazzar's Scroll, an ancient relic that grants its possessor the divine right to rule over all the clans.
Witch! The Alison Balfour Story
Price: Free! Words: 20,360. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
NaNoWriMo 2016 book. Last updated 2016-11-13 16:50:13
Murder and injustice. Such are the themes of Witch!: The Alison Balfour Story which tells the true story of Alison Balfour, a woman accused of being a witch and burned at the stake on December 15, 1594 at Kirkwall, Scotland.
Hoplite: Olympian Book 1
Series: Olympian. You set the price! Words: 92,080. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
All Alexander wants to be is an Olympian. But, when his hoplite father is recalled to war, Alexander tries to follow and becomes trapped aboard a troop ship. His life spins out of control when they make port. The seemingly benign state of Samos overthrows the mighty Athenian army and tragedy strikes.
Accidental Samurai Spy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,140. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
In 1863, when Aritomo Genji, a twelve-year-old heir to a samurai lord, and his dog, Tama, are rescued from a shipwreck and must live with the enemy about to crush his clan, he becomes friends with the enemy’s daughter and must choose between the two families.
The Princess's Spirit Trilogy #1: A Noughties Princess Spirit Story
Price: Free! Words: 24,140. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Angelle's dream is to become Cultural Royalty of Pacificland. Her vision is based on freedom, dreams, love and fairness for all. However, she soon finds that whilst change appears to be in the air, the resistance is often even greater. With her own dreams on the line, will Angelle stay true to her values? And if she does, will it be enough to make a positive difference?
Halcyon Daze - Growing up Canadian
Price: Free! Words: 60,230. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Did you like Catcher in the Rye? If so, you will like this. Halcyon Daze is a series of short stories about growing up in Canada in the latter half of the 20th Century. The book can be read from front to back and even better, from back to front.
Nora & Kettle
Series: The Paper Stars Novels. Price: Free! Words: 89,470. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Clean Teen Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
*2017 IPPY Award Winner* A “remarkable” (Booklist Magazine) reimagining of Peter Pan. After World War II, orphaned Kettle faces prejudice as a Japanese American but manages to scrape by and care for his makeshift family of homeless children. When he crosses paths with the privileged but traumatized Nora, both of their lives are forever changed...
Wollemi
Price: Free! Words: 65,170. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Wollemi: where Jessie rode and Andy thieved, where Bruce sketched and his son found a map, where Jamie swam and Bron searched, where Tim climbed and Judy fell, and Sally came home. This wild landscape has hidden the Wollemi pine, the lady bushranger, runaways, and galleries of Aboriginal art very well. In the early 21st century, the bioprospector goes looking: what else is hiding in there?
The Noisemaker Book One in the Trilogy The Angels Shall Sing.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 203,570. Language: American English. Published: November 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
A compelling story of love, friendship, compassion and war, and the courage of one boy. This is a book that no one who was once part of the British Empire should miss. “The Noisemaker” is one of the rare pieces of fiction that is based on hard cold facts. Written by a rising South African author Nikolas Ridout, “The Noisemaker” is the first part of a trilogy called The Angels Shall Sing.
The Lost Spells
Price: Free! Words: 46,640. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
Karl and a girl trapped in the body of a spider battle a witch for her magic book and to return the girl to her human body. Kirkus Discovery Review: “This fantastic debut young adult novel is a fast-moving, magical, action-adventure story that unobtrusively passes along a few lessons on how to disengage from the virtual world and develop solid values.”
Storm Over Savournon - a Novel of the French Revolution
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 114,910. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Their love could only happen if their world turned upside down. Then came the revolution, and anything seemed possible. But now he fears he is losing her: first to the Revolution…and then because of it.
Gideon’s War: A Tale of the Rough Riders
Price: Free! Words: 64,290. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015 by Short Fuse Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
"Gideon’s War: A Tale of the Rough Riders" is a classic tale of a young boy forced to grow up fast in a war he has no business waging.
Lightning Time
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,380. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015 by Short Fuse Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877), Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
When Theodore Worth’s parents hide the abolitionist John Brown overnight, Theodore is impressed by the man’s courage. Brown wants to free the slaves—by any means necessary—and in 1857 this makes him a wanted man. Two years later, Theodore runs away to join Brown and his men at Harper’s Ferry. Brown has a daring plan that, if it works, could end slavery. And if it doesn’t, it may kill them all.
Smoking Mirror: An Encounter with Paul Gauguin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,330. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015 by Short Fuse Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Exploration & Discovery, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
This second book in the Art Encounters series centers on Paul Gauguin's painting Landscape with Peacocks, or Matamoe, and recreates the world the artist found in Tahiti when he painted the picture in 1892.
The Smuggler's Gambit
Series: Adam Fletcher Adventure Series. Price: Free! Words: 79,150. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Adam Fletcher is no stranger to fist fights, but when he bloodies the nose of the son of an official, the local magistrate offers Adam two choices: jail or an apprenticeship. Choosing the latter, he finds himself bound apprentice to a reclusive old man with a secret, colorful past. Soon, he's asked to spy on his master as a suspected smuggler and it forces him to make some hard decisions.

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