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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 Other Side of the Ridge by Larry Deibert
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,420. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Transported to the past through a weather anomaly, retired Brigadier General Daniel Rodin is captured by Confederate soldiers. He is taken to their camp where he meets and is questioned by General Robert E. Lee himself!
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.
Breaking Ties by Jo Grafford
Series: Lost Colony, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,390. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013 by Astraea Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
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: $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.
The Sweet Trade by Debrah Strait
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 120,270. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America(5.00 from 1 review)
A boy of the land becomes a man of the sea in The Sweet Trade: A Pirate’s Tale. In the seventeenth century the clash of European empires engulfs eleven year old Dirk van Cortlandt when Spaniards raid his Caribbean island home and kill his family. He leads a gang of friends in a daring escape in a canoe, and thus begins his journey into the First Golden Age of Piracy.
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
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 Partisan's Wife by Kathy Fischer-Brown
Series: The Serpent's Tooth. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 72,060. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Faced with an impossible choice, Anne Marlowe is torn between her love for her husband and the hope of her father’s forgiveness. As the American forces follow up on their tide-turning victories over the British at Freeman’s Farm and Bemis Heights, Peter is drawn inextricably deeper into the shady network of espionage that could cost them both their lives.
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: $2.99 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.
Wetherton by Laurie Griffith Walker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,940. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Jillian is the tireless champion for Wetherton's historic preservation. But after 10 years of a life lacking in money and boyfriends, she's just about had enough. Can her new online friendship with Lady Rochester, an aged aristocrat with a family connection to this tiny Connecticut town help Jillian solve a centuries-old mystery and revive her spirit? In Wetherton, it's all in how you look at it.
Kings Pinnacle by Robert Gourley
Series: The March Hare Novels, 1. Price: Free! Words: 104,030. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Alex Mackenzie was born in 1754 in the Scottish lowlands on the border between Scotland and England. Alex, his father, and his two older brothers were members of the last band of Reivers (outlaws) that operated along the border. A few years before the start of the American Revolutionary War, Alex ran afoul of the British authorities. His only alternative was to leave Scotland for America.
Prisionera del Diablo by Mary Heathcliff
Price: Free! Words: 16,570. Language: Spanish. Published: June 16, 2013 by MRC Publishing House. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Jack Farrel, un pirata apodado El Diablo, ha sido encomendado para buscar el tesoro robado de su gran Capitán el bucanero Henry Morgan. Con sorpresa nota que quien lo ha robado es una jovencita temeraria que niega el hecho... Anne no sabe nada de tesoros ni de piratas. Lo único que sabe es que ese hombre al que llaman El Diablo la hace experimentar sensaciones que nunca pensó que existieran.