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The Mystery at Black Partridge Woods by Pat Camalliere
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,820. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2016 by Amika Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The Mystery at Black Partridge Woods tells two related stories with unexpected parallels. It is both a fast-paced adventure and a mystery that paints a picture of the little-known earliest days of what is now Lemont, Illinois. Readers who enjoy amateur sleuths and adventure will find it hard to put down.
El señor de Tundama by Sandra Eugenia Padilla Preston
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 121,710. Language: Spanish. Published: May 16, 2016 by ChiadoEditorial. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
La obra se refiere a la grandeza que hubo en el imperio Muisca, raza Chibcha que habitaba en lo que hoy es Cundinamarca y Boyacá.Se relatan diversas tradiciones y costumbres Muiscas y la Leyenda del Dorado que fue quizá la más famosa.
No Choice But Freedom: A Novel of Treachery and Triumph in Colonial America by Pat Mattaini Mestern
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,680. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2015 by Canterbury House Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Based on the true stories of English woman Elizabeth Bagley Morrison, who made a mark in Colonial America with her far-reaching ideals, and William Servos Hult, an African slave who won his freedom and rose to prominence in the spice trade before immigrating to Canada. Mestern has woven truth through her fiction's fabric, creating a tale of people and principles at the founding of our nation.
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.
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
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 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?
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.
A Love Like No Other: Abigail and John Adams, A Modern Love Story by Nancy Taylor Robson
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.
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. 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"
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.
Nixon and Dovey: The Legend Returns by Jay W Curry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,780. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » USA
Set in Antebellum NC early 1800s, Nixon Curry, son of poor Scot-Irish immigrants, falls in love with Dovey, the spoiled daughter of the state’s wealthiest and most influential senator. When Senator Caldwell betroths her to Nixon’s nemesis, Ben Wilson, drastic measures become necessary. How far will Nixon go to have his love? What price is he willing to pay and what will be the consequences?
The Fortune by S.K. Keogh
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 144,030. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Jack Mallory has vowed to abandon his nefarious seafaring life to be with the woman he loves, but his final act of piracy leaves him facing the noose. His one chance at freedom: a deal with an old enemy. He soon discovers the price of freedom could mean the death of many others and the forfeiture of his hopes for an honest life with those dearest to him unless he can break his deal with the devil.
Wild Glory by Andrea Parnell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,750. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014 by Trove Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
In a Puritan New England village, Glory Warren shines with a dazzling beauty that enchants men...and starts whispers that she consorts with the power of darkness. Devious Reverend Josiah Bellingham wants Glory as his wife...but she burns for the kisses of rugged outlaw Quade Wylde. Can their love overcome a web of lies, or will Glory Warren go to the gallows as the ultimate price of her passions?
The Minorcan Quarter, The Colonial Tale of St. Augustine by Nancy Pellicer Dyer
Series: Minorcan, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 127,930. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Beginning during the American Revolution, The Minorcan Quarter spans a turbulent period in history. Don Francisco Pellicer and his fellow immigrants struggle through hardships to build new lives in St. Augustine after escaping years of slave-like conditions in New Smyrna. Follow the destitute band as they scratch out an American existence in the wake of countless lives lost and endless hardships.
La virgen del Sol by Jordi Diez
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 138,720. Language: Spanish. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
La Virgen del Sol es una novela apasionante, que transporta al lector a las tierras del Inca, a la vez que le descubre la espiritualidad de esta cultura milenaria.
The Last Reiver by Robert Gourley
Series: The March Hare Novels, 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 117,510. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » Action
After General Cornwallis surrendered to General George Washington’s rebels at Yorktown, Virginia, Captain Alex Mackenzie and his brothers, Robert and Hugh, received an urgent and alarming message. Their father, John was in trouble with the English authorities back in their native Scottish border lands. The three brothers immediately set sail to save their father from the British authorities.
Due Unto: Denmark Vesey's Story by K. F. Jones
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,260. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Adventure » General
Due Unto by K. F. Jones, Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award semifinalist. In 1799, Denmark wins the East Bay Lottery. With the money he buys his freedom and more. When everything he holds dear is threatened Denmark must ultimately answer the question, to what extremes will he go to protect his family, his life? --- What would you do?
Fate and Fair Winds by Dory Codington
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 138,980. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Adventure/Romance novel of the American Revolution. Major John FitzSimmon, has been traveling from Georgia to Pennsylvania along the coast, studying the mood of the Colonists for his commander Gen. William Howe. In casual clothing, he saw no reason to wear his uniform, stopped in Philadelphia to meet with his brother. There he meets a pretty young farm-girl searching for independence and adventure
The Holocaust of All Times: The Genocide of the Incas by Carlos J. Sanchez Sanchez
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 119,940. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The conquerors of the Old World took only a few months to arrive at the “American” continent and begin the most inhuman encounter between two different civilizations, outnumbering any other genocide. The "Indians" always will be weak unless they join to claim the right to their ancestral continent, understanding that our hopes lie in the humanity of our inhumanity.