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A Very Brief History of America by Jason Wallace
Series: Novels, Novellas, and Short Stories · History and Historical Fiction · Collections and Anthologies · Rising Fast. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,660. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Journey through some of the inner workings and establishments of the country we know as the U.S.A. From the earliest colonial days until after World War I, find out some of the moments that shaped America and how they came to be and came to make America what it is. Whether colonization, war, battles in the streets, or the disenfranchised fighting for recognition by a government set to alienate.
El pirata enmascarado. Guayaquil 1687 by Juan Carlos Riofrío Martínez-Villalba
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,970. Language: Spanish. Published: February 5, 2015 by Universidad de Los Hemisferios (Quito, Ecuador). Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 17th Century, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
El libro recoge la peor invasión pirata que la ciudad de Guayaquil padeció en su historia. En 1687 una coalición de piratas ingleses, franceses y holandeses entraron a Guayaquil guiados por un pirata enmascarado que no dio a conocer su identidad. Ambientada en el lugar, con giros de época, se mezcla la acción y el romance, la historia y la novela, en una de las mejores historias de piratas.
Ravensbane by Mary J. Carter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,240. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
A woman wronged in love calls upon the mystical spirits to spell a scarecrow in order to avenge her past. Tragedy ensues when her enchanting puppet discovers he has a soul. Inspired by Nathaniel Hawthorne's short story, Feathertop, and the 1908 play, Scarecrow, by Percy MacKaye, this revised two-act play with alternative light and dark endings is perfect for school and amateur theater productions.
Legend Upon the Cane by Keith R. Rees
Price: Free! Words: 28,670. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America(5.00 from 1 review)
Legend Upon the Cane is the tale of the courageous chief of the Natchitoches Indians and the French explorer, Louis de St. Denis. It follows their adventures in early 18th century Louisiana and culminates in 1714 where together they establish the oldest settlement in the Louisiana Purchase, Natchitoches.
The Pirate's Apprentice by L.M. Batstone
Price: Free! Words: 45,230. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America(5.00 from 1 review)
John desperately wants to join Bellamy's crew and will do anything to prove his worth to Captain Black Sam. Defying his mother is only the beginning. As John is spurred on by blind ambition, his actions become so impetuous that even Black Sam is caught off guard. Inspired by a true story.
The Last Reiver by Robert Gourley
Series: The March Hare Novels, 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 117,510. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Action
After General Cornwallis surrendered to General George Washington’s rebels at Yorktown, Virginia, Captain Alex Mackenzie and his brothers, Robert and Hugh, received an urgent and alarming message. Their father, John was in trouble with the English authorities back in their native Scottish border lands. The three brothers immediately set sail to save their father from the British authorities.
The Pride of Howard County by Kevin Bachman
Price: Free! Words: 58,550. Language: American English. Published: June 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is the story of John Lincoln as he travels from the suburbs of Macon Georgia to New York City and finally to the Roger’s farm in Howard County Missouri. It’s on this farm a wayward spirit discovers a life he couldn’t have ever imagined, a place to heal and have his faith in mankind restored. With intense highs and crushing lows this is the story of the enduring nature of the human spirit caug
The Swamp Fox and His Ragtag Militia by Jason Wallace
Series: Novels, Novellas, and Short Stories, Book 12 · History and Historical Fiction · Hot Picks · Rising Fast. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,450. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Nonfiction » History » American(5.00 from 1 review)
Francis Marion, hero of the American Revolution or anti-hero? Ride alongside the man, the myth, the legend. Read the interwoven stories of his men within the story. See the cruelty that created a nation. Learn about the idealized barbarity of men to dedicate and consecrate a land for the lost and hopeless, the wretched masses yearning to be free. Based on true events.
Feep's Commentaries by John Blandly
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,590. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Josiah Feep, a French and Indian War soldier, meets a lovely shopgirl, Ophelia, but then is sent off on a dangerous campaign to capture Fort Ticonderoga.
Kings Pinnacle by Robert Gourley
Series: The March Hare Novels, 1. Price: Free! Words: 104,030. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Alex Mackenzie was born in 1754 in the Scottish lowlands on the border between Scotland and England. Alex, his father, and his two older brothers were members of the last band of Reivers (outlaws) that operated along the border. A few years before the start of the American Revolutionary War, Alex ran afoul of the British authorities. His only alternative was to leave Scotland for America.
Bewitching Kisses (Bewitching Kisses Series) by Rainy Kirkland
Price: Free! Words: 99,760. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America(4.18 from 11 reviews)
Betrayed by a greedy half-brother who coveted her inheritance, then accused by her superstitious Salem neighbors of practicing witchcraft, Sarah Townsend found herself kidnapped, sold into bondage, and thrown into the hold of a ship bound for Williamsburg Virginia. A Puritan who believes to show one's bare arm is a sin, now finds herself in Williamsburg.
Sea Smoke by Miriam Nesset
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,310. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Captain Lanyon Penberthy, of Cornwall, England, is shipwrecked on a remote island off the coast of Maine. Severely injured and shifting in and out of consciousness, he is set adrift amid illusions and dreams. As the sea smoke that surrounds the island visually distorts it, so does his reality become distorted, dredging up the past, conjuring up the future, and confusing his rational mind.
Riverbreeze: Part 1 by Ellen E. Johnson
Series: Riverbreeze trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 94,630. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In the unstable colony of 1643 Virginia, 2 brothers marry twin sisters and together face life's challenges, family betrayal and the torment of Indian attack and war.
Caribbee by Thomas Hoover
Price: Free! Words: 166,180. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America(4.67 from 3 reviews)
(Doubleday, 1985) 'Action-crammed, historically factual novel . . . is a rousing read, ably researched by Hoover” Publishers Weekly Barbados and Jamaica 1648. The lush and deadly Caribbean paradise, domain of rebels and slaveholders, of bawds and buccaneers. Colonists fight a wishful war for freedom against England. Idea points: Slavery, slaves, Caribbean, sugar, sugar mill, bu