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Shadows Of The Comanche
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,750. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
The McGregor family, homesteading land on the Texas frontier, faced perils from man, animals and the weather. Through it all, Jane must deal with her strange gift of “second sight” inherited from her grandmother, which causes her to “see” and communicate with shadows or spirits of long-dead Comanche who possessed the land many years ago.
Godfrey: Book Three
Price: Free! Words: 17,300. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
1925. It's the height of the twenties and Godfrey Leduc's small farm is prospering. Trouble brews though in the form of Joe Campbell, the town drunk, and a blizzard that catches Godfrey by surprise. Ripe with the humdrum of small town life - gossip, church, Sunday dinners, and talk at the barbershop - Godfrey: Book Three is an entertaining read from start to finish.
Peace Pilgrim: Walking Her Talk Against Hate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,160. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Inspirational
Imagine giving up everything you own and walking across the country…for 28 years! Meet Peace Pilgrim (1908-1981). With only the clothes on her back and no money, she crossed the U.S. seven times on foot, spreading her message of peace. She touched tens of thousands of lives, one step at a time. Never heard of her? Read the book and you’ll never forget her! Includes photos, glossary, reader's guide
Blue Creek Farm (A Matty Trescott Novel)
Series: The Matty Trescott books, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,360. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Meet 13-year-old Matty Trescott, who lives on a Kansas farm in the 1860s. Matty's mother has died, and her brother Henry has left home in search of adventure, leaving Matty and her father to manage the farm. In addition to the ravages of drought, the Trescotts and their neighbors must contend with the threat of nightriders. The outbreak of war forces Matty to make some life–changing choices.
Under the Open Sky (A Matty Trescott Novel)
Series: The Matty Trescott books, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,820. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
It is 1873, and Matty’s cousin, Neely Allen, is now a teacher in Massachusetts. Her life seems fairly settled until she gets news of a summer school about to be opened by the eminent scientist Louis Agassiz. When Neely joins the group of famous scientists and teachers at Agassiz’s school on a little island off the coast of Cape Cod, she finds romance, adventure, and mystery waiting for her.
The Town on Rambling Creek (A Matty Trescott Novel)
Series: The Matty Trescott books, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,600. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In 1868, Matty Trescott and her husband, Tom Godard, have finished medical school and decide to move to Rambling, a new town in central Kansas founded by Matty's brother, Henry. They soon learn that Henry's dream for a successful town is based more on hope than reality. Tom struggles to adjust to life on the prairie while Matty faces resistance to her role as a women doctor.
Riding by Starlight (A Matty Trescott Novel)
Series: The Matty Trescott books, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,440. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Fifteen-year-old Henry Trescott leaves home to become a Pony Express Rider, sure that he can earn enough to save the family farm in a few weeks. It is almost a year before Henry is able to return home, but he makes new friends, including (Buffalo) Bill Cody, faces hostile Indians, buffalo stampedes, and notorious outlaws, and comes of age in the dangerous world of the West in 1860.
Ring Out Wild Bells (A Matty Trescott Novel)
Series: The Matty Trescott books, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,480. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
As the Civil War ends, Matty Trescott's war experiences have led her to study medicine. In this Agatha-nominated mystery, Matty enrolls in medical school in Boston, while her cousin Neely studies the sciences in western Massachusetts. The cousins make new friends and encounter old ones. And the last words of a dying woman propel them into solving the mystery of her death.
The Dry Lands
Series: A Tribal Song – Tales of the Koriba, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,780. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
A stone age tribe faces extinction - a young hunter sets out to save his people. Isolated by a changing climate, hemmed in by arid wasteland, a band of prehistoric humans faces extinction. Too many mouths to feed - the tribes have grown too big. They’ve hunted too fiercely, and the animals are gone. The waterholes are dry, the rains don’t come. Their world has changed, and they need a way out.
Blood Moon (Silver Moon, #3)
Series: Silver Moon, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,390. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Now that Candra and Ben have successfully entered the sixteenth century and left Alaric in the future, it’s up to them to stop Ulric and Daciana’s banishment to the Otherworld. But there’s more to this secretive past than they thought; they not only have to find the wolf that bit their ancestors, but also deal with the town witch, who has the original power to destroy them all.
Together Again
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
An unusual dream provokes a 17-year-old soon-to-be college history major named Abe to research former U.S. President Abraham Lincoln's life -- and change his own.
Shrapnel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,430. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013 by Evernight Teen. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
It’s been six years since Dylanie and her family visited a Civil War site and the place came alive with cannon fire. Problem was, no one could hear it but her. Now she’s sixteen, her dad’s moved out, her mom’s come out of the closet and Dylan’s got a spot on Paranormal Teen, a reality TV show filming at historic Oakleigh Mansion.
The Battle of Hastings
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A man who survives the Battle of Hastings travels home and on the way meets his future wife
Weight of the Crown
Series: PRINCESS KANDAKE Novels, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,480. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
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King Amani is at death's door and Princess Kandake must rule in his place. Prince Gadarat of Aksum believes Kandake should become his bride and presses the issue, but she wants no part of him or his plans. Kandake travels to Aksum and the Prince seeks revenge. Can Kandake get back to Nubia without marrying the Prince or starting a war?
In het teken van de ram
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 34,630. Language: Dutch. Published: January 5, 2013 by De Scriptomanen. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Erik Jan Hanussen, helderziende en astroloog, verdwijnt spoorloos op de avond van 10 maart 1933. De zoektocht van zijn dochter Hannah confronteert het meisje met de ontnuchterende vraag wie haar vader werkelijk was. Hanussen blijkt Adolf Hitler namelijk goed gekend te hebben. Was hij dan echt zijn hoftovenaar? De Profeet van de Führer? Een klassieke jeugdroman van Patrick Bernauw en Guy Didelez.
A Waning Moon
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 104,100. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013 by Fiction4All. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Hatebe has made hard choices in her life, but nothing will prepare her for the journey ahead. After losing the life she knew, adapting to the world left behind and forging a new future for herself, she is presented with the choice of a lifetime; to do what is right or to do what is right for her. The third book of the Children of the Moon series, A Waning Moon takes up the story of Hatebe...
Running The Moon
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 117,680. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013 by Fiction4All. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
After having her whole world destroyed, Hatebe, a living goddess among her people, needed to find her path. Suffering the loss of her tribe, her innocence and the future she had envisioned, she set out to battle those that took away all that she had held dear. But, as she fights to keep the last remnants of her people together, she discovers that all choices have consequences.
A Dreaming Moon
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 58,300. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013 by Fiction4All. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Hatebe was the center of her tribe, the child of a god and venerated as the one person that could speak on behalf of the ancestors of her land. But when a group of alien people come from across the ocean and invade the coastal lands of sixteenth century Costa Rica, Hatebe will learn that the path that one thinks they will take is not always the path that is meant for them.
The Dove of Montségur
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 48,320. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
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It is 1240 and a community of Cathars, persecuted for their beliefs, has withdrawn to the mountaintop fortress of Montségur, in southern France. This is the true story of their circumstances, their fate and their redemption, thanks to a young girl's bravery.
In Hitler's Backyard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
The Mann family live in Munich, Germany during World War II. Life is rough. Then Carl, the father, gets a job in Hitler's Backyard. Anna and her mother support the Jews. Surrounded by high-ranking German officials and a visit from Hitler tests them. Will they say something that will prove fatal?The family walks a tightrope of fear. Can they survive in Hitler's backyard?