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A Pearl of Great Worth by BF Oswald
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 122,820. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2015 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » General
In this fictitious prequel and sequel to Nathaniel Hawthorne’s The Scarlet Letter, the interwoven lives of Hawthorne’s four principles: Pearl Prynne, her mother Hester, her father Arthur Dimmesdale, and the mysterious Roger Chillingworth, are revealed in detail by bf oswald’s considerable novelistic skill. A must read for devotees of historical fiction.
Adelé van Soothsbay by JH Terry
Price: Free! Words: 31,530. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
In the 1650s Adelé van Soothsbay lives in New Amsterdam, New Netherlands, neglected by her parents in favor of her older sister, Higgles. After being sent away by her parents after attacking her sister Adelé returns when Higgles runs away. To her parents horror Adelé is a tomboy and must begin to realize a world she left too young to understand.
Sterling by Joshua (J.E.) Dyer
Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Gabriel and Emily's relationship hangs on his ability to talk her older brother down. John seeks vengeance for her dishonor and a shame he cannot allow to stand.
Beside Turning Water by Dory Codington
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,770. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Massachusetts, July 1775 Searing pain! A musket ball piercing skin and muscle was a bad way to begin a war. Saving the pretty blonde from that rolling barrel, was a pleasant reward for that battle wound. Alex Peele had no intention of disrupting the regulated life of his pretty blonde, proprietress and brewmaster at the Wheel and Hammer. He might be tempted to abandon the army, and nurse his damn
Devil's Triangle by L.M. Batstone
Series: The Pirate's Apprentice, Book 2. You set the price! Words: 41,960. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Well on his way to becoming a pirate, John King finds a place among the buccaneers, at the captain's side, as cabin boy. John embraces his new duties with enthusiasm, but his new adventurous life is fraught with unforeseen danger, and it seems everything from nature to the unexplained is out-to-get-him. As John fights to stay alive, he soon realizes being a pirate isn't all about adventure.
Kiss of the Shaman's Daughter by Peter Bernhardt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,480. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
When a Washington trial lawyer and a budding opera diva are pressed into searching for a missing archaeologist in the Santa Fe hills, they not only encounter ruthless antiquities traffickers, but find their fates intertwined with that of a shaman’s daughter, who centuries earlier played a crucial role in the Pueblo Indian Revolt that drove the Spanish from New Mexico.
Myths and Monsters - Blandford Chronicles II by Frank J. Verderber
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,550. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Halloween and summer camp sites, provide the right atmosphere for ghost stories. "Myths and Monsters" provides the reader and the listener with the New England spice of odd and ethereal delights of fancy. However, three unlikely compatriots assemble to disseminate the odious tales of freight and horror; finding that they have fallen prey to their own egos and stupidity.
Abducting Arnold by Becky Akers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 176,250. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Benedict Arnold is the archetypal traitor—or was he? Becky Akers' novel, Abducting Arnold, richly dramatizes the American Revolution’s most brilliant officer while turning little-known history into an edge-of-your-seat thriller. A tale of espionage, heartbreakingly close calls, and profound betrayal, Abducting Arnold will entrance readers from its opening pages to its surprising denouement!
The Letter by Tecla Emerson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,650. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
"My being for ever banished from your sight..." Who was this "...undutiful and Disobedient Child" who in 1756 penned a letter to her father in England? What had she done to so offend him? Why, as a well educated young girl, had she become an indentured servant? Why was she alone? In her letter, she pleads with her father to forgive her and to at least send her a bit of clothing.
The Court-Martial of Benedict Arnold by Richard McMahon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,150. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Benedict Arnold was the most notorious traitor in American history. Entrusted with the defense of West Point by George Washington during the Revolutionary War, he attempted to surrender it to the British. The conspiracy, had it succeeded, would probably have been the death knell for the American cause. What if Arnold HAD been captured by the Americans and tried by court-martial for treason?
Episode 9 - Calum's Justice by Leigh Barker
Series: Clan - Season 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » Canada
Clan: Season 2, Episode 9. Calum’s Justice A Bitesize 1-hour Read. The storekeeper has murdered Magdalene’s little brother, Robbie, out of spite and Calum sets out to bring him to justice – frontier style. He knows there are men waiting for him at the trading post. He has never run from a fight and won’t run now. Before the night is over, either the murderer or Calum will be dead.
Mischief and Misfits, The Blandford Chronicles by Frank J. Verderber
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,950. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Do you believe in ghosts, fools and apathetic American Natives? Do you like looking into the yesteryear of simple life within a closed community? If you treasure the absurd, and delight in whimsy, then Mischief and Misfits will sate your muse and keeping you dangling on the wit of country bumpkins. Regardless of the nonsense it all works out in the end with just endings and satisfaction.
The Renegade by Randy Lee Eickhoff
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,200. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
He strode through the shadowed thickets of the early American frontier, and into legend. Born to the forest, he cast his lot with the Senecas who raised him, and their British allies. His enemies would fear his name: Simon Girty.
Literature Help: Young Goodman Brown by Students' Academy
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
“Young Goodman Brown” is a symbolic story. The titular character, Goodman Brown” goes through a journey into self scrutiny that results in his loss of belief and virtue. It has been presented in a symbolic fashion.
Pirates of Misfortune by L Frank Turovich
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,820. Language: American English. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Captain Bartolo de Soto commands the Troubadour, a cursed and unlucky pirate ship. If de Soto's fortune doesn't change soon the crew led by first officer Pieterzoon will mutiny. Only the beautiful singer Maritza has the answer, if he can survive long enough to hear it.
Shell Shocked by Victoria Chatham
Series: The Buxton Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,780. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
It is the closing months of World War 1 and Lady Serena Buxton is on her own. Her home, Buxton Hall, is now a hospital. With her husband Randolph fighting at the front, the quartermaster, doctor and matron become her allies. Her household staff rally round her, all except the housekeeper who seems more and more detached. What is her problem?
Chains by Tom Lewis
Price: $2.51 USD. Words: 111,000. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
The slaves of Dunwoodie Plantation have little hope: Louise expects a miserable life after her father sells her, and she witnesses her mother’s murder. David, the young groom, worships her. His half-brother, Samson, though, is the overseer for his master. Abraham, the blacksmith, searches for freedom after avenging his wife’s murder. But then a young minister and his wife arrive.
Pillow of Thorns by Karen Cecil Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,810. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Karen Cecil Smith has written a fictionalized story based on the first woman to be tried for murder in North Carolina. The year is 1850. It is a time of slavery, superstition, and social snobbery. Exotic and shapely beauty Maria Stafford stands accused of killing her prosperous, older husband.
The End of Their World by Jason Wallace
Series: History and Historical Fiction · Rising Fast. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
*This is a paper I wrote early in my undergraduate work, and I cannot promise that it is very good, but it does give a fair overview of what the Aztecs faced in their final days, at the hands of Cortes and his men. The Aztecs stood up against immeasurable odds, fighting whom they believed, at first, were their gods, finally returned to Earth. When they realized their error, it was too late.
Twice a Slave The Apostle to the Opelousas by Randy Willis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,100. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Christian » Historical
The Apostle to the Opelousas is the story of a Cherokee slave, a forbidden romance, and tragedies that build faith. One man who is determined to find his purpose and discover his identity becomes a slave a second time, and he changes the course of history in Louisiana.