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A Very Brief History of America by Jason Wallace
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,760. 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.
Twice a Slave by Randy Willis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,100. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The son of a white man and a Cherokee, Joseph Willis must live as a slave on his own property. After his father gives him his freedom on his deathbed, an angry uncle prevents his emancipation and confiscates his property.
A Love Like No Other: Abigail and John Adams, A Modern Love Story by nancyrobson
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.
Millicent, Southern Hearts Series, Book One by Felicia Rogers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,890. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
What a difference a few letters can make. Millicent Jane Beaumont is turning eighteen. All she wants is for her best friend and pen pal to attend. Stephen Green has secretly been corresponding with a young lady in Louisiana. All he wants is to attend her birthday party and ask for her hand, but along the way he meets another. Will he make it to meet Millicent or will the new lady draw him away?
Triangle: A Memoir of Black Caesar by B. James Wilson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 199,700. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
"Triangle" is an account of the life of Henri Caesar, called, "King of Pirates", by those who knew him best, a man who had to overcome the power of, "The Devil's Triangle", that is, the trade in men's souls, in order to find his own freedom. It is a story of treachery, treasure and triumph in the golden age of pirates, galleons and brutal competition for a prize known as "The New World".
Primitive Passions by John M. Cahill
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,350. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015 by Bygone Era Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
When Sean O’Cathail deserted in New York Harbor in 1681, it was not to become a boschloper. He jumped ship to save his own skin. Getting into the fur trading business was just where he landed
Partners in Time by Jane Quantrill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,530. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A young woman uses a time machine to take her back to 1861; the start of the American Civil War. There, she falls in love with a Confederate guerrilla leader. Their adventures take her from ecstasy to heartbreak. Everything changes; when, through fate, she falls for a Union colonel. When the War ends, she uses the time machine to change history; unaware of what this fateful decision will lead to.
Storm in the Valley by Lee Passarella
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,760. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015 by RavenswoodPublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Monk Philips, a 12-year-old drummer boy, hopes for a reunion with his older brother but never expects the reunion they finally have in Spring 1864.
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.
The Pirate's Revenge by LN Cronk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,890. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
A unique coming-of-age story about friendship, faith, and survival. Readers of Christian fiction often shy away from delving into stories that deal with the violent and disturbing atrocities common during the Golden Age of Piracy, but authors L.N. Cronk and Heather Frey Blanton use the realities of the time with purpose – to remind us that God has His hand on every situation in our lives.
A New Birth of Freedom: The Visitor by Robert G Pielke
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 63,820. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014 by Cyberwizard Productions. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Historian Edwin Blair specializes in the 1800's and he's about to have his dream come true. Time travel has made it possible for him to go back and meet Abraham Lincoln. Unfortunately, it's not a pleasure trip. Some how he must convince Lincoln and Grant to let him use their armies. If he doesn't, Earth will be destroyed by an alien invasion from the future. Problem is, they think he's a crack pot
Abigail's Legacy--A novel of early New England by Anne Ipsen
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 103,360. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Abigail disappears amid accusations of witchcraft, but she leaves her lover Paul and young friend Bess a legacy of independence from the Puritan constrictions of seventeenth-century Concord. In parallel stories, connected by Abigail’s enduring inspiration, Bess becomes a gifted healer while Paul seeks a life that will balance his English and Indian natures.
Coffee Smuggler by Dave Holman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,610. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Coffee Smuggler is an adventure based on the true story of Gabriel de Clieu who brought coffee to the Americas in 1723. De Clieu seduces a noble woman with a strange illness to steal a cutting of King Louis XV's only coffee plant. He sets sail and faces pirates, a hurricane and the doldrums before arriving in Martinique to cultivate the plant that would spread coffee across the Americas.
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.
Cheating Ifooloo by Laurie Romaneli
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,400. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
In 1738 the slave Izzy guards a secret, a demon-like illness that seizes the white child Willy. Her compassionate care is all he has. He’s ignored by his family; Izzy is isolated from her fellow slaves. An uprising forever disrupts their peaceful, hidden life. The lure of freedom tempts her, but loyalty and love for Willy triumph. On a courageous journey south they struggle toward home and safety.
Nixon and Dovey: The Legend Returns by Jay W Curry
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,760. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Romance » Historical
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 Emigrants Trilogy by Kate Hewitt
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 226,260. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Romance » Historical
The Emigrants Trilogy. An epic, historical adventure based on real events by a beloved, bestselling author.