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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. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
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. Categories: 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
The Voice at the Door by James Sulzer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,830. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013 by Fuze Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The Voice at the Door recreates the fateful meeting of Emily Dickinson with the famous Philadelphia pastor, Charles Wadsworth. The fictional account weaves her letters and poems into a tapestry of intellectual and spiritual communion. It encompasses the three great mysteries of Emily Dickinson’s life: her agonized love poetry, her partial blindness, and her subsequent withdrawal from the world.
The Alliance by S.K. Keogh
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,320. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
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. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
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.
Opportunities: Jamie Leith in Darién by Ian Hall
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 198,520. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
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. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures(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. Categories: 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.
The Locktender's Daughter by Marguerite Arotin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,770. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Bethany Wilder never expected to find love in the arms of the nephew of the man who shot down her first love. But when she rescues Tyler Brown out of the canal, she can’t deny her attraction to him. Tyler Brown never expected to be rescued by an angel in a calico dress. He is determined to prove to Bethany that he’s nothing like his uncle. Even if he has to drag her on a wild goose chase...
The Prize: Tales From a Revolution - Vermont by Lars D. H. Hedbor
Series: Tales From a Revolution. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,850. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013 by Brief Candle Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » USA
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: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,320. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013 by Brief Candle Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » USA
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.
Washington Burning by Murray Naditch
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,260. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
a ship’s captain at 15, wolfe became a hero at 24 winning the only u s navel victory in the revolutionary war. he grew rich as a french privateer and was intimate with josephine bonaparte and marie antoinette. he nearly stopped the british from burning washington in 1814 and was key in the defense of baltimore. this is mostly true story of his torrid love affair while washington burned.
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. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Share the young lives of an early 19th century couple as they travel to Kentucky for a new life.
Carolina Calling (Borden series book 1) by Barbara Dumas Ballew
Series: The Bordens, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,520. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
How would you like to have been an aristrocratic owner of a large tobacco plantation in the early 19th century? Maybe and maybe not. Trace the Borden family from Virginia down the Great Wagon Road to North Carolina. Share their fun times, their sad times, and their hardships as they struggle to prosper. If you like history, you will enjoy reading this family saga.
The Persecution of William Penn by Carl Reader
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,090. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Christian » Historical
The story of William Penn is one of great personal tragedy as well as courage in the face of religious persecution. In England in the seventeenth century, Penn was jailed six times for his beliefs as a Quaker, yet through his connections at court and his deep understanding, good will and intelligence, he managed to establish Pennsylvania as a free, democratic colony.
Feep's Commentaries by John Blandly
Series: Romantic Comedy · historical fiction · fantasy. 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.
Little Bear by Guy Herman
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 87,280. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Little Bear' tells the story of American colonial greed, plunder, genocide and the unchecked destruction of a culture, and species of mammals through the eyes of a naive New York lawyer whose life is about to be transformed.In Demian Desault's research for a lawsuit the US Government hopes will tag the Canadian government with the tens of billions potentially due in reparations to American Native
The Burn Rose: Pirates to Privateers by W.D. Currie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 164,600. Language: American English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
All Hell breaks loose when an American Founding Father goes undercover. Congress declares war on Britain and devastation shrouds the Eastern Seaboard. Hostilities escalate when pirate Captain Flora Burn unleashes her protégé, Michael Wolfe, to brutally retaliate against the British. The Revolution goes beyond the physical when both sides discover the power of supernatural soul-ripping forces.
The Double Cross by Carla Kelly
Series: The Spanish Brand Series, Book 1. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 93,480. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013 by Camel Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The year is 1780, and Marco Mondragón is a brand inspector in the royal Spanish colony of New Mexico whose home is on the edge of the domain of the fierce Comanche. On a trip to Santa Fe, he meets lovely Paloma Vega and rescues her from cruel relatives. Now he is determined to find out if they stole the brand belonging to her parents. The first book in the all-new Spanish Brand series.
The Half-Life Party by Laurie Griffith Walker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,810. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America(5.00 from 1 review)
Laurel Sinclair is turning 41, and much to her dismay, her friends are throwing her a half-life party. Riddled with a cast of eccentric New Englanders, including a ghost named George and a painting Laurel owns that no one likes, but everyone wants to buy, The Half-Life Party is a comical, yet thought-provoking, race against the ticking clock of time to find peace in life and hope in the afterlife.