- African American fiction
- Children’s books
- Cultural & ethnic themes
- Gay & lesbian fiction
- Graphic novels & comics
- Humor & comedy
- Literary collections
- Mystery & detective
- Plays & Screenplays
- Science fiction
- Themes & motifs
- Thriller & suspense
- Women's fiction
- Young adult or teen
- Antiques & Collectibles
- Art, Architecture, Photography
- Business & Economics
- Career Guides
- Children's Books
- Comics (nonfictional)
- Computers and Internet
- Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits
- Education and Study Guides
- Engineering, trades, and technology
- Gay and Lesbian
- General reference
- Health, wellbeing, & medicine
- Home and Garden
- Language Instruction
- New Age
- Politics and Current Affairs
- Relationships and Family
- Religion and Spirituality
- Science and Nature
- Sex and Relationships
- Social Science
- Sports & outdoor recreation
- True Crime
Eclipsed By Time: The Aztecs by Rachel Ann
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Who said that Cortez was the first European to see the Aztec Empire? Perhaps…just maybe…someone beat him to it. In this collection of journal entries written from the perspective of a fictional British explorer, you will find yourself intertwined with the everyday life of the Aztecs at the height of their empire.
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: $0.99 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 Bruce J. Wilson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 199,700. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
"Triangle" is a story of royal intrigue and merciless power, of corporate greed and a life of lawless freedom in the colonial Caribbean, "The Spanish Lake". It is a story of treachery, treasure and triumph in the golden age of pirates, slaves, Royal monopolies and brutal competition for a prize known as, "The New World"
The Sin of Witchcraft by Arlene Nassey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,920. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
This is a story based on a true account of what happens in a community when the leaders of the time decide that they will mediate the outcomes of situations that they cannot comprehend. To know that a God fearing community is concerned for the betterment of their surroundings and can actually do such a thing is unthinkable. The Sin of witchcraft brings you one innocent young girl's story.
The Hard Price of Freedom by Jason Wallace
Series: Novels, Novellas, and Short Stories · History and Historical Fiction · Rising Fast. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The son of Juan Hernań Valdez de Araya and a Caribbean slave, Eduardo, learn that freedom always comes with a price, and that price must be paid by those most deprived of it, the most desirous to have it. Some will sacrifice their all for the sweet embrace of it and for that of those dear to them. Only those that have known true deprivation can appreciate its loving reward.
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
Espantos by Claudio Valerio Gaetani
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 9,080. Language: Spanish. Published: March 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Los seis monólogos de los seis espantos de la tradición guatemalteca escritos por Claudio Valerio Gaetani desde el punto de vista del criterio personal del personaje
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: $2.99 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.
Donehogawa by Burr Cook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,340. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
This story is about a small group of men and boys who sailed from Plymouth England in the year of 1626 and landed near Cape Cod. They were boat builders and therefore constructed a somewhat seaworthy craft. They were all fleeing from perceived danger and had no plan to return again to England.
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.
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.
Colonial Capers by Henri Bauhaus
You set the price! Words: 8,230. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
In a darkened boathouse on the edge of Boston Harbor, Phineas Phillips and a small band of dissidents sit quietly watching two British ships that are at anchor along the Pearl Street Wharf. Soon a band of heathen Indians will board the two schooners and toss all the tea into the harbor. With advance knowledge of what may happen, Phineas and friends have a different plan in mind.
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.