Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical

Anca's Story - 70th Anniversary End of WWII, 70th Anniversary Liberation of Auschwitz
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,620. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Three young children smuggle themselves into Auschwitz in search for their mothers. * "Probably the most powerful ending to a book I have ever read.” * “I haven't been so emotionally affected by a book before in all the years I have been reading.” * “Harrowing and gripping. This novel was so different from every other I've read about the Holocaust.” Verified reviews.
Antietam - Waking the Fury
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,970. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Emily at 15 is bored and annoyed with just about everything and everybody. Tired of her chores and irritated by the endless care of three younger sisters, she would like to have a life of her own. Her parents are absent; her Father is off fighting a war she doesn't understand and her Mother has left for Pennsylvania. As the eldest of the four sisters, she must take responsibility for her family.
Queen of Always
Series: Stolen Empire, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,250. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2015 by Clean Teen Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
If her time at court has taught Catherine anything, it's that there is no room for weakness in Imperial Russia. With the Empress' health failing and rumors of a change in the line of succession, her place in the royal line is once more in jeopardy. Tormented by her sadistic husband, Catherine must once more walk the fine line between pleasure and politics—between scandal and survival.
Orphans' Inn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,650. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
When twelve-year-old Charity Bullock’s parents die in Galveston’s yellow fever epidemic in 1853, she and her fifteen year-old sister, Hope, must travel across the Texas frontier by ox wagon to live with their great-uncle, Richard Bullock, whom they have never met. Their only living relative, Great-Uncle Bullock owns a large hotel in Austin, the new capitol of the Republic of Texas.
Salem's Legacy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,570. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
After months of traipsing through the wilderness, Rebecca Kelly and her companions arrive in colonial Boston to bring vengeance against those aiding in the deaths of their loved ones and the true masterminds of the Salem witch trials.
The Letter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,650. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
"My being for ever banished from your sight..." Who was this "...undutiful and Disobedient Child" who in 1756 penned a letter to her father in England? What had she done to so offend him? Why, as a well educated young girl, had she become an indentured servant? Why was she alone? In her letter, she pleads with her father to forgive her and to at least send her a bit of clothing.
Genius Summer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,620. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015 by vinspirepublishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Genius Millie is more academic than social and finding a diary written in 1865 by a teen girl her age sets her history-loving heart on fire. But her grandmother’s insistence that she socialize reconnects her with quarterback Zach. The last thing Millie expects is a friendship with Zach much less anything more, but as the sparks fly, she confronts her fears with a little help from 1865.
Illumination X
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 123,580. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
From first time author M.K. Alexander comes Illumination X, a groundbreaking fiction novel with elements of the supernatural, martial arts, and conspiracy that tells the story of the prolific, if misunderstood organization known as the Illuminati in a way never seen before!
Hawk
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,460. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Five Rivers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Hyw yearns to join his father in serving the charismatic Llywelyn, Prince of Wales. If only Hyw dared tell anyone of his ability to scout through the eyes of a hawk, it might help secure his place in the royal guard. Cat, his sister, longs to inherit the magical ability that runs through her mother's line. If only she could see her future, now that she is 13 and promised to a boy she barely rememb
Tesla's Time Travelers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,820. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
American history teacher Nathan Greene looked at his bulletin board. How did Benedict Arnold become the second president of the United States? And who the heck was Shippen Jefferson? Where were John Adams and John Quincy Adams? Had Greene and his high school students inadvertently changed history with their field trip to the Philadelphia of 1776?
Gold Nuggets
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,950. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015 by Prism Book Group. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
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In the shadow of Denali, she has a home, and he finds adventure. Charlotte and Henry find an attraction they can’t deny, but can they build a new life together between the wilderness and high society?
Queen of Tomorrow
Series: Stolen Empire, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,250. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015 by Clean Teen Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Sophie—now Catherine, Grand Duchess of Russia— must sacrifice her own innocence on the altar of Russia if she is to save the nation and herself. To survive, she will have to do the unthinkable, betray those closest to her and become something greater and more dangerous than she ever imagined she could be… a queen.
The Toki-Girl and the Sparrow-boy, Book 2, Chasing Dreams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,940. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Chasing Dreams is the sequel to The Toki-Girl and the Sparrow-Boy, recounting the continuing adventures of Azuki, the girl who turns into a Toki, and her brother, Shota, who can become a sparrow.  Outcasts, Tengu, Dragons, Tanuki, and all the uncertainty and chaos of Meiji-era Japan provide help and challenges as they find a way to live as themselves and still chase their dreams.
Gideon’s War: A Tale of the Rough Riders
Price: $3.99 USD. 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: $3.99 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: $3.99 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.
Tristen: The Last Seeker
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.
The Mirror and the Mage
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,900. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015 by David. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
When 14-year old Lucius Junius Brutus swims the Tiber River he counts on King Tarquin making him a warrior in the Etruscan army of Rome. Instead, Lucius' father sends Lucius to guard the dusty scrolls of Rome's legendary lawgiver, Numa Pompilius. Lucius soon finds that the scrolls contain untold power. If Lucius masters the grammar of the scrolls, he will rule the world. But is that best for Rome?
Ryan’s Woods: A South Side Boyhood Fifty Years Ago
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,600. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015 by Amika Press. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
The year is 1962. The family of fourteen-year-old Kevin Collins, caught in white flight, has moved from Beverly, its South Side of Chicago neighborhood, to the city’s northern suburbs. The field of Kevin’s most formative boyhood adventures was Ryan’s Woods, the great South Side forest preserve, mysterious, beautiful, running along the city’s western edge a full mile from 83rd Street to 91st.
My Name is Luke
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,960. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015 by Amika Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
On a quiet day in 1858, two desperate men hijack a schooner from the Marblehead, Massachusetts harbor. Trapped aboard his grandfather’s boat is fifteen-year-old Luke Constance. Told by Luke with wry humor and a teenager’s sense of fun, this extraordinary adventure confronts the sea’s wrath and men’s foibles and the violent rage of both.