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Beside Turning Water by Dory Codington
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,770. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Massachusetts, July 1775 Searing pain! A musket ball piercing skin and muscle was a bad way to begin a war. Saving the pretty blonde from that rolling barrel, was a pleasant reward for that battle wound. Alex Peele had no intention of disrupting the regulated life of his pretty blonde, proprietress and brewmaster at the Wheel and Hammer. He might be tempted to abandon the army, and nurse his damn
Abducting Arnold by Becky Akers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 176,250. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Benedict Arnold is the archetypal traitor—or was he? Becky Akers' novel, Abducting Arnold, richly dramatizes the American Revolution’s most brilliant officer while turning little-known history into an edge-of-your-seat thriller. A tale of espionage, heartbreakingly close calls, and profound betrayal, Abducting Arnold will entrance readers from its opening pages to its surprising denouement!
The Court-Martial of Benedict Arnold by Richard McMahon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,150. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Benedict Arnold was the most notorious traitor in American history. Entrusted with the defense of West Point by George Washington during the Revolutionary War, he attempted to surrender it to the British. The conspiracy, had it succeeded, would probably have been the death knell for the American cause. What if Arnold HAD been captured by the Americans and tried by court-martial for treason?
Chains by Tom Lewis
Price: $2.51 USD. Words: 111,000. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The slaves of Dunwoodie Plantation have little hope: Louise expects a miserable life after her father sells her, and she witnesses her mother’s murder. David, the young groom, worships her. His half-brother, Samson, though, is the overseer for his master. Abraham, the blacksmith, searches for freedom after avenging his wife’s murder. But then a young minister and his wife arrive.
A Love Like No Other: Abigail and John Adams, A Modern Love Story by Nancy Taylor Robson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 135,820. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Passion, heartbreak, tragedy, and triumph. Abigail Adams, a woman of uncommon courage and determination, refused to settle for a common marriage. She wanted equal partnership and got it, along with all the struggles it brought. She survived war, the death of several of her children, and years-long separation from her beloved John, but lived to become the second First Lady in our nation.
Nixon and Dovey: The Legend Returns by Jay W Curry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,780. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » USA
Set in Antebellum NC early 1800s, Nixon Curry, son of poor Scot-Irish immigrants, falls in love with Dovey, the spoiled daughter of the state’s wealthiest and most influential senator. When Senator Caldwell betroths her to Nixon’s nemesis, Ben Wilson, drastic measures become necessary. How far will Nixon go to have his love? What price is he willing to pay and what will be the consequences?
The Minorcan Quarter, The Colonial Tale of St. Augustine by Nancy Pellicer Dyer
Series: Minorcan, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 127,930. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Beginning during the American Revolution, The Minorcan Quarter spans a turbulent period in history. Don Francisco Pellicer and his fellow immigrants struggle through hardships to build new lives in St. Augustine after escaping years of slave-like conditions in New Smyrna. Follow the destitute band as they scratch out an American existence in the wake of countless lives lost and endless hardships.
La virgen del Sol by Jordi Diez
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 138,720. Language: Spanish. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
La Virgen del Sol es una novela apasionante, que transporta al lector a las tierras del Inca, a la vez que le descubre la espiritualidad de esta cultura milenaria.
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.
Fate and Fair Winds by Dory Codington
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 138,980. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Adventure/Romance novel of the American Revolution. Major John FitzSimmon, has been traveling from Georgia to Pennsylvania along the coast, studying the mood of the Colonists for his commander Gen. William Howe. In casual clothing, he saw no reason to wear his uniform, stopped in Philadelphia to meet with his brother. There he meets a pretty young farm-girl searching for independence and adventure
The Star of India by Tony Alan Grayson
Series: A Voice from New Mill Creek, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 170,010. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Christian » Historical
A young Frenchman of noble birth becomes a world shaper. Set in the colorful time of the 18th century European East India Companies, Jean-Louis Dupon perseveres as he strives to take his place as a royal of France. The Star of India is the second novel of a three novel drama series called A Voice from New Mill Creek.
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.
The Lady of Seville by Elizabeth Currie
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 149,770. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
'The Lady of Seville' is a sweeping adventure and a compelling and poignant love story, set against a backcloth of the turbulent clash of worlds, cultures and faiths that was 16th century Spain and Spanish America.
Captive Daughter, Enemy Wife by Mary Tweedy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,910. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
In the early seventeenth century Great Lakes area, White Corn, a member of the Neutral Tribe, endures plague, flight down rapids and across Lake Erie, and capture by the ferocious Iroquois. Along with her mother and her half French brother she is forcibly adopted. White Corn learns not only how to survive but how to flourish in a time and place where, as her mother says,"death is always there."
Halestorm by Becky Akers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,690. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Filled with love and conflict, murder and betrayal, Halestorm tells the story of Nathan Hale, the 21-year-old spy who "only regretted he had but one life to give for his country." Caught between honor and romance during the American Revolution, Nathan vies with a Loyalist to win the woman he loves. Their contest ends when Nathan hangs for espionage – but, in a surprising twist, still triumphs.
The Minorcan Yoke by Nancy Pellicer Dyer
Series: Minorcan, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,960. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Just south of America’s oldest permanent city, St. Augustine, Florida, lie the ruins of the largest colony the English attempted to establish in the New World. New Smyrna was established in 1768 by 1,400 indentured servants. Their nine turbulent year odyssey under English domination and servitude was a struggle to survive against tremendous odds.
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