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The Lake War: Kinkaid with the Inland Fleet
By Michael Winston
Series: Jonathan Kinkaid, Book 6. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,970. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
This prequel takes us back to Kinkaid's first assignment as a Continental naval officer, when he is sent up to the New York woods to advise Arnold in the building and fighting of an inland fleet of gunboats to stop the British advance.
The Treasure Ship: Kinkaid and the Alliance
By Michael Winston
Series: Jonathan Kinkaid, Book 5. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 82,110. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
In this fifth volume of the series, our intrepid captain is given command of America's premier warship, one of the finest ships ever produced during the Revolutionary War, the large and powerful 40-gun frigate Alliance, her mission to deliver 100,000 Spanish milled dollars from the Caribbean port of Havana, Cuba to the coffers of Congress.
Tidings of Victory: Kinkaid in Europe
By Michael Winston
Series: Jonathan Kinkaid, Book 4. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 91,540. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
"Tidings of Victory: Kinkaid in Europe," is the fourth volume in the Jonathan Kinkaid nautical/historical fiction series, where our daring American Navy Captain and his seagoing patriots take the news of our great victory over the British at Saratoga to Benjamin Franklin in Paris.
Sunset of the Iroquois
By Michael Winston
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 192,420. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
"Sunset of the Iroquois" is a gritty, character-driven, and historically accurate depiction of the Clinton-Sullivan campaign, the invasion of the Indian country and the largest military operation ever undertaken during the American Revolution, a true story told from both sides with famous figures and colorful personalities, with emphasis on young warrior and Iroquois way of life.
Hazardous Duty: Kinkaid with the Northern Fleet
By Michael Winston
Series: Jonathan Kinkaid, Book 3. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 84,730. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
"Hazardous Duty: Kinkaid with the Northern Fleet" finds Kinkaid in command of the 18-gun sloop of war, Ranger, tasked with scouting duties for the Continental Fleet in this third volume of the Jonathan Kinkaid Series. Braving not only the foul and frigid weather of northern waters, Kinkaid must contend with an inexperienced crew, a badly leaking ship, and personality clashes among senior officers.
Uprising: Kinkaid in the West Indies
By Michael Winston
Series: Jonathan Kinkaid, Book 2. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 118,510. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
In "Uprising: Kinkaid in the West Indies" Kinkaid is given command of his own ship, Swift, of sixteen guns. His assignment is threefold: to deliver a diplomat to the Dutch free port of St. Eustatia in the Caribbean, to assist a major of marines with a mysterious assignment and to investigate any pirate activity in the West Indies.
Independent Action: Kinkaid in the North Atlantic
By Michael Winston
Series: Jonathan Kinkaid, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,130. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Independent Action: Kinkaid in the North Atlantic, Volume 1 of the Jonathan Kinkaid series, introduces our hero as he serves as First Lieutenant aboard the American frigate Randolph of 32 guns, tasked with orders to undertake "independent action" in the frigid waters of the North Atlantic against a mighty British convoy. An exciting, old-fashioned, high seas adventure.
Liberty and Destiny: A Novel of the American Revolution
By Jessica James
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,610. Language: American English. Published: April 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The spark from a single candle can light a sacred flame. From award-winning and bestselling historical fiction author Jessica James comes this novel of devotion, deception and duty during the American Revolution. Two patriots show their dedication to Liberty as they struggle to survive in a war-torn country full of deceivers and spies.
Liberty's Promise
By Barbara Leachman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,850. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Based on a real event that happened in the lives of the McGohon family, Liberty’s Promise takes the reader from 1774 to the end of the Revolutionary War. Mark McGohon’s part in the Continental Army and the role Betsy Jones must play as a British soldier finally bring them back together. When they meet again, Betsy has a secret that Mark may not be able to understand.
Touch the Sun (The Beauvisage Novels, Book 2)
By Cynthia Wright
Price: Free! Words: 133,270. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
In 1789, on the eve of the first Presidential inauguration, charismatic Lion Hampshire aspires to a seat in Congress. To improve his rakish reputation, he agrees to an arranged marriage with Virginia-bred Priscilla Wade. However, his fiancée's headstrong lady's maid, Meagan, is not who she seems to be and Lion's plans may be undone by his passion for the wrong woman...
Love, Revolution Style
By Rhoda D'Ettore
Price: Free! Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
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Can love survive war? Is it possible to recognize the beautiful admist a world of chaos and trauma? Lieutenant Scott James is weary from a battle outside of Philadelphia during the Revolutionary war. While he secures a safe retreat for he and his men, something incredible happens--love. He must figure out how to gain supplies for his troops, care for the wounded, stay alive, and win the girl.
Boriken 1493 D.C.
By Alex Báez Portalatín
Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: Spanish. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Puerto Rico, principios de la colonización. Un joven taíno y su hermano Dagüao estaban teniendo un día de cacería ordinario. Pero según trascurría el tiempo, lo que se podía llamar común para ellos, había dejado de serlo.
Not Self but Country
By David Perry
Series: Not Self but Country, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,990. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
“Not Self but Country” is the first in a planned new series telling the story of the infant US Navy. This is a gripping seafaring adventure set in the late eighteenth century. Using naval terms and jargon of the day, author David Perry has placed the reader squarely in the middle of the action. You will cough on pungent smoke and dodge jagged oak splinters as they cartwheel past your eyes.
Like Chaff in the Wind
By Anna Belfrage
Price: $5.70 USD. Words: 118,990. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014 by SilverWood Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Time travel
'Like Chaff in the Wind' is the second book in Anna Belfrage’s time slip series featuring time traveller Alexandra Lind and her seventeenth century husband, Matthew Graham.
Amanda's Secret
By Jami Borek
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,600. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods
Amanda had just turned twelve when the mean-spirited servant Jane arrived at her colonial plantation household, full of dark hints and dire predictions about Amanda's future and her past. Could Jane's terrible words be right? Risking everything she'd ever known, Amanda sets forth to learn the truth.
Impressment
By Ashley Cherry
Price: Free! Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Teenage Zachary and his father end up in a dangerous situation when they are captured by the English.
Slavery In America And How The Slaves Come To America - Two Books Collection
By Matt Green
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 9,270. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Slavery
Slavery is a system of forced labor that had existed throughout the world for thousands of years. In America, slavery began in the 17th century, when people in Africa were overpowered and forced to leave their native land, their culture, and their families behind. In this Ebook you will learn all historical facts about the slavery in America. For more detailed information you must read the book.
Serpiente de estrellas
By LD Books - Lectorum
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,680. Language: Spanish. Published: January 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Esta es una novela en la que se entreteje la cotidianidad objetiva de lo que fue México Tenochtitlan, una civilización perfectamente constituída, cuyos valores residían en el fervor religioso, el honor, la guerra, el inmutable destino y los sacrificios humanos.
El reino de este mundo
By Alejo Carpentier
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,160. Language: Spanish. Published: January 16, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Fiction » Classics
El tema principal de esta novela, lo real maravilloso, esta enmarcada en la Revolución haitiana. Ha sido ampliamente aceptada por la crítica y pertenece ya al canon académico, e introduce al lector, a través de los ojos de un esclavo, en la fascinante atmósfera de una Haití en busca de independencia, descubriendo un mundo de pasiones en medio de los tremendos lujos de la corte bonapartista.
The Bishop's Curse
By Raff Ellis
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 102,700. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The year was 1860 and while the nation teetered on the brink of the great Civil War, another albeit smaller rebellion had broken into the open in the little town of Carthage, NY. Given the gravity of former, the latter squabble seemed insignificant except to the mid-19th Century Irish Catholic church members of St. James Parish. For them it was a serious life-changing event that they believed put