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To Dream of Langston
By Màiri Norris
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 157,730. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
From the beautiful landscape of the moorlands of 's North Yorkshire to the rolling bluegrass pastures of Kentucky, one young woman's passion carries her from love's first bloom to a love everlasting--but betrayal sweeps Katherine across the sea and lands her in the hands of a man she dares not trust. Jayce Langston is intrigued by the woman who swoons at his feet. But will love triumph over loss?
Homeward
By Maggie Wynne
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,230. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
A novel for young adults, Homeward acts as a time capsule to zip the reader back over two hundred years into a world difficult to envision-no cars, Internet, telephone, or air travel. Here we meet Esther Boyle in 1887, as a girl of twelve, when she arrives at her maternal grandmother's home in war-ravaged rural Virginia.
Savadio's Secrets
By Domenica Guerrera Johns
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,260. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In this young adult, historical fiction tale, fourteen-year old Fredo Ponterutto tries hard to be accepted by family and friends. Conflicts regarding money, his papa’s expectations, and neighborhood thug Donato have left him feeling insecure. Fredo vows to uncover Savadio’s secrets. He begins a journey full of peril and unexpected discoveries changes his life forever.
Violet and the Locked Room and Missing Page Thirteen
By Candida Martinelli
Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,830. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, Dec 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, formerly a secret high-society detective, sets out to discover a mysterious locked room in a Colonial mansion, upsetting the eccentric owner's protector, who sets out to discover Violet's mysterious past. Violet's ninth big case with the Burke & Associates detecting agency. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries.
Violet and the Doctor, his Wife, and the Clock
By Candida Martinelli
Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,210. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, Nov/December 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, working secretly as a high-society detective, attempts to discover if a respected doctor’s confession of murder is true, or psychotically induced. Violet's eighth big case for the Burke & Associates detecting agency. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries.
Violet and the House of Clocks
By Candida Martinelli
Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,960. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, October/November 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, plays companion to a sadistic old woman, a risky departure from her secret job as a high-society detective, in the hope of saving a young woman’s life. Violet's seventh big case for the Burke & Associates detecting agency. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries.
Violet and the Intangible Clue
By Candida Martinelli
Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,320. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, August 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, delves into the past of a murdered woman to discover the killer, as part of her secret job as a high-society detective, while trying to avoid exposure and a forced marriage. Violet's sixth big case for the Burke & Associates detecting agency. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries.
Violet and the Second Bullet
By Candida Martinelli
Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,460. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, July 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, seeks to prove a young father did not kill himself and his child, risking her exposure as a high-society detective, in the hope of saving the man's grieving widow from destitution and forced prostitution. Violet's fifth big case for the Burke & Associates detecting agency. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries.
Violet and the Dreaming Lady
By Candida Martinelli
Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,760. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, June 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, tries to find a millionaire’s lost will and testament that was hidden by a sleepwalking woman, risking her own future in the hope of saving a family from destitution. Violet's fourth big case for the Burke & Associates detecting agency. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries.
Violet and the Grotto Specter
By Candida Martinelli
Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,890. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, May 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, seeks to clear a man she loves of murder, at the risk of being disowned by her family and of losing her secret job as a high-society detective. Violet's third big case for the Burke & Associates detecting agency. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries.
Violet and the Golden Slipper
By Candida Martinelli
Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,930. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, April 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, seeks the truth behind a series of thefts, risking her secret job as a high-society detective, in the hope of saving a young woman from dishonor and the law. Violet's second big case for the Burke & Associates detecting agency. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries.
Violet's Problem
By Candida Martinelli
Series: The Violet Strange Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,610. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
New York City, March 1899. Violet Strange, a Gilded-Age debutante, searches for her disgraced sister. Violet risks losing everything in the hope of saving her sister from a life of poverty and despair. The first girl-detective, her first case, the one that launches her career as a secret high-society detective. Enjoy all nine books in The Violet Strange Mysteries, a young-adult series.
The White Rabbit Mysteries
By Melissa Davies
Price: $1.37 USD. Words: 43,040. Language: British English. Published: January 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
A light-hearted modern mystery story which revisits the past and is set in Lyndhurst in the New Forest, England. The book follows a young woman who finds herself on a treasure hunt linked to her ancestor - the real life character Alice Liddell who was the inspiration for the Alice in Wonderland books by Lewis Carroll. A fast-paced read, it is suitable for any age from about 11 and up.
Why the Victorians Saw Ghosts – An Illustrated Guide to 19th Century Spiritualism
By Michael Gallagher
You set the price! Words: 24,370. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014 by Seventh Rainbow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Originally conceived as a blog to accompany Gallagher's historical YA novels, this guide provides a great introduction to the fascinating phenomenon of 19th Century spiritualism. If you can't tell your materializations from your Mumlers, or never realized just how physical ghost-grabbing could get, then this may well be the perfect book for you.
Jordan's War - 1863
By B.K. Birch
Series: Jordan's War - A Civil War Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,310. Language: American English. Published: December 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In Book 3 of the Jordan's War Trilogy, resources get scarce but the Sinclair family carries on as best they can. Worry grows when news reaches them that Jordan's brother is taken prisoner and the family is divided even more when another Sinclair enlists. There is news of secession and a new state. The family stays close to home, but it doesn't keep them safe, as the battle comes to their mountain.
Jordan's War - 1862
By B.K. Birch
Series: Jordan's War - A Civil War Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,920. Language: American English. Published: December 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Book 2 of Jordan's War - A Civil War Trilogy finds the Sinclair family isolated after Jordan's older brother joins the Federal Army and his pa makes a deal with the devil, aka black marketers, all in the name of survival. The family fights to maintain their dignity and faith while being a scapegoat for the suffering of their neighbors and an easy target for the Home Guard. The battles rage on.
The Smoke: Tales From a Revolution - New-York
By Lars D. H. Hedbor
Series: Tales From a Revolution. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,920. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013 by Brief Candle Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Faced with an impossible choice between siding with their old allies among the British, backing the upstart American colonists, or trying to stay neutral, the tribes of the Iroquois Confederation were split asunder. In The Smoke, their forgotten history comes to life in a stunning novel of the American Revolution from an almost entirely unexplored viewpoint.
Seasoning the Blade
By Dianna Henning
Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 52,830. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Set in harshly beautiful 1830's Nova Scotia, Seasoning the Blade is the coming of age story of a young Scottish girl named Ella who is caught between tradition and the modern yearnings of her heart. Full of adventure, danger, and Ella's forbidden desire for the Micmac warrior Stands Like a Tree, this is a novel both thrilling and lovely.
A Rebel Comes of Age
By Dr Stuart Jeanne Bramhall
Series: Battle for Tomorrow, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,390. Language: American English. Published: December 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Inspired by Occupy Wall Street, seventeen-year-old Angela Jones and four other homeless teenagers occupy an empty commercial building owned by Bank of America. When the bank obtains a court order evicting them, Ange faces the most serious crisis of her life when the other residents decide to use firearms against the police SWAT team. An Occupy Wall Street Novel.
The Charleston Chase (Phantom Knights Book 2)
By Amalie Vantana
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,920. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
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With her life now covered in scandal, nineteen year old Bess Martin sets out on a journey for justice that leads her straight into the arms of a man she hoped never to meet again. Can she trust his promise of help when every promise made a sacrifice must be given? Her life will never be the same and the chase may prove that when you live a life of secrets, you trust no one and question everything.