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Storm in the Valley by Lee Passarella
Price: $4.99 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.
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.
The Pirate's Revenge by LN Cronk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,890. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
A unique coming-of-age story about friendship, faith, and survival. Readers of Christian fiction often shy away from delving into stories that deal with the violent and disturbing atrocities common during the Golden Age of Piracy, but authors L.N. Cronk and Heather Frey Blanton use the realities of the time with purpose – to remind us that God has His hand on every situation in our lives.
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.
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.
Nixon and Dovey: The Legend Returns by Jay W Curry
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,760. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Romance » Historical
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 Emigrants Trilogy by Kate Hewitt
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 226,260. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Romance » Historical
The Emigrants Trilogy. An epic, historical adventure based on real events by a beloved, bestselling author.
The Break: Tales From a Revolution - Nova-Scotia by Lars D. H. Hedbor
Series: Tales From a Revolution. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,470. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Brief Candle Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Susannah Mills is trying to put the pieces of her shattered life back together after she and her father flee their erstwhile neighbors in rebellious Massachusetts.When the American War of Independence visits the safe haven they have found in Nova Scotia, she must rely on her inner strength and help from new friends to keep her skin in one piece.
The Pirate's Apprentice by L.M. Batstone
Price: Free! Words: 45,230. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America(5.00 from 1 review)
John desperately wants to join Bellamy's crew and will do anything to prove his worth to Captain Black Sam. Defying his mother is only the beginning. As John is spurred on by blind ambition, his actions become so impetuous that even Black Sam is caught off guard. Inspired by a true story.
The Second Thanksgiving by Douglas Lloyd McIntosh
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,290. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
This historically accurate novel tells the tender, powerful, long-forgotten story of a real Mayflower family as they struggled through the difficult and terrifying year of 1623, when Plymouth was ultimately delivered from certain destruction only through faith, the power of prayer, and a display of God’s power on a scale of Biblical proportions.
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.
Against the Wind by April Hill
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,980. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014 by Blushing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Romance » Historical
One woman's adventures as she leaps from a window to escape an unwanted marriage, which includes sailing the high seas as a stowaway, being kidnapped by pirates, and falling in love with a handsome sea captain.
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: 138,510. 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.