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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...
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.
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.
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
To Love A Redcoat
By Rebecca Black
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,390. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The daughter of a staunch patriot, Susanna Hazard has little regard for Jake Hunter, the handsome British private her family is forced to quarter. As Revolution looms, sparks fly when Jake's past catches up with him, and Susanna is forced to choose between forbidden love or family loyalty.
Absolved from Allegiance
By Douglas F. Shupinski
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 118,770. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The American Revolution - it begins as a series of disagreements between a Mother Country and a group of its Colonies and explodes into a savage war that changes the world forever. The first two years of this conflict are a whirlwind of achievements and failures for both sides.
The Alliance
By S.K. Keogh
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,320. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Jack Mallory sailed into Carolina waters seeking revenge upon fellow pirate James Logan, but he never expected his well-laid plans to be foiled by a mere child: Logan’s daughter. But the two pirates’ truce will be tested when a privateer sets sail to destroy Logan. Will Jack help Logan or ally with the privateer to at last see justice served for his own parents' deaths?
Washington's Providence
By Chris LaFata
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 81,180. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Former history professor John Curry has been recruited by a time-travel company to scout the best vantage point for clients to witness the inauguration of the first President of the United States. There's just one problem: When he arrives in 1789, there is no inauguration—and no United States.
Honor the Ashes
By C.D. Kunkel
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,900. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A prostitute and a deserter on Ocracoke Island join forces to survive the looming battle between the notorious pirate Blackbeard and the Royal Navy. She seeks redemption. He wants the love of a proper woman. Honor the Ashes explores the timeless values of love, honor, faith, and courage against the backdrop of the 1718 naval battle that marked the beginning of the end of the Age of Piracy.
Winds of Betrayal Series Boxed Set
By Jerri Hines
Price: $5.98 USD. Words: 176,230. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
WINDS OF BETRAYAL BOX SET Book One- The Cry For Freedom Book Two- Embrace of the Enemy Book Three- Kiss of Deceit A rousing family saga for the fight for America's independence! Follow Hannah and Jonathan Corbett path to Freedom! The winds of change brews over the colonies. With war looming on the horizon, the siblings soon discover there is a price to be paid for the cry for freedom.
Opportunities: Jamie Leith in Darién
By Ian Hall
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 198,590. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
In July 1698, five ships sailed from Scotland on a secret mission; a final hail-Mary attempt to save both their economy and their country. Their goal? To colonize Panama, set up a new trade route overland into the Pacific, and change the history of the world forever. Street-smart teenager, Jamie Leith, inadvertently stows away, becoming shackled to the adventure. This is his story, and much more.
Overcoming Bears
By Willow Alber
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,730. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013 by Heather Mackay. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
(4.00 from 1 review)
A story about the exhilaration of living in nature's remote places, the generosity and wisdom of some of North America's forgotten people, the horror of war and ultimately, how love and remorse can lead to insight. It maps a poignant tale of joy and pain, beginning in the 1880s in Denmark as the cold tightens its hold, and Eric Nielsen, a farm hand, signs on as a crew member on a herring boat.
The Sister of Mary Dyer: The High Price of Freedom
By Ann Bell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,410. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Convicted by the Puritans in 1660, Mary Dyer faced the gallows on the Boston Commons. Often misunderstood by her husband and six children, she turned her back on those who loved her for the higher principle of protesting the anti-Quaker Laws. What must it have been like to stand beneath the gallows and watch a loved one make the ultimate sacrifice for something you do not fully understand.
Breaking Ties
By Jo Grafford
Series: Lost Colony, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,390. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
One hundred and fifteen colonists disappeared from Roanoke Island in 1587. No bodies. No graves. No trail led to their whereabouts. Until now. Buried beneath layers of intrigue for centuries, a chilling conspiracy has surfaced – one involving murder, blood money, and a betrayal of the fledging English colony so terrifying it can only be revealed in Breaking Ties.
The Prize: Tales From a Revolution - Vermont
By Lars D. H. Hedbor
Series: Tales From a Revolution. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,850. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013 by Brief Candle Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
While his father fights with the Colonial forces against the British up and down the length of Lake Champlain, young Caleb Clark finds himself thrust into an unlikely friendship that will change his life - and alter the course of history.
The Light: Tales From a Revolution - New-Jersey
By Lars D. H. Hedbor
Series: Tales From a Revolution. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,320. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013 by Brief Candle Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
As a Quaker blacksmith, Robert is used to the challenges of fire and iron. When the American Revolution splinters his own family and threatens his community, he will wrestle with questions of belief and philosophy. He must rely on his inner light to keep his family safe, and lead them to freedom.
Ticket to Paradise
By Elizabeth Morgan
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 81,740. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013 by Opening Chapter. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Ticket to Paradise is Historical Fiction at its best – meticulously researched and based on the true story of the Welsh emigration to Patagonia. With a wealth of characters brought to life, populating a story that illustrates the fight against injustice and the terrible forces of nature. Ultimately it is the story of one man and his family, and their quest to find a better life for themselves.
With Sarah Beside Me (Borden Series Book 2)
By Barbara Dumas Ballew
Series: The Bordens, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,730. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Share the young lives of an early 19th century couple as they travel to Kentucky for a new life.