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Fiction » Historical » USA
The Christmas Victory, A Gem of a Sermon all wrapped up in a Historical Novel by James M. Becher
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,460. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Aside from both being authors, what do the lives of Henry W. Longfellow and Mark Twain have in common? The answer is that both of their lives contained terrible tragedies from which they eventually found real hope and spiritual meaning--at least in this novel. This book will give you a feel for the sorrow of the tragedies of these families, but also the Spiritual hope they eventually find.
A Matter Of Trust by Sherrilyn Polf
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,130. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Stanford University is out of reach for most Colorado teens in 1939. The opportunity to gain an education there is beyond nineteen-year-old Dena Caulter’s wildest dreams. Struggling to find balance in a life moving faster than one of Mr. Hughes’ airplanes, she must hold on to the Christian values especially when the bright future of her friends and family begins to dim under the threat of war.
Blood Brothers by Chaz Mann
Series: Frank Travers, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,240. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » USA
Frank and Tucker are at it again in the third installment of the Frank Travers Series. This time, the two best friends find themselves in Denver, Colorado, working for an elite detective agency. Their first assignment: track down and neutralize a band of the most notorious horse thieves, cattle rustlers, and killers in the state of Colorado. Based on a true story.
The Woman on Pier 29 by David DeLee
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,580. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2016 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In 1845 New York City, a dead woman’s body is discovered in the waters of the East River. Sgt. Daniel Kilmurray’s investigation take him from the briny piers of the lower East Side to the spectacular opulence of the Park Hotel, from seedy tenement basement bars to unsavory boarding houses where the most despicable of crimes are committed, during a time when modern policing is in its infancy.
Emerged From Darkness by Ben Coleman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,720. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » USA
1775 and a desperate war for freedom has begun. But another war is about to be fought; a war in the shadows. The Freemasons and rivals the Illuminati are entering into a battle for control. All wars must be fought with weapons. And the greatest weapon is knowledge. It is a hidden knowledge that American Freemasons lead by Benjamin Franklin and John Paul Jones mean to obtain at all cost.
Full Circle by Judith Redline Coopey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,150. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The final book of the Juniata Trilogy traces the inexorable decline of the Mt. Edna Iron Plantation following the success of the upstart steel industry in rural Pennsylvania. Sarah MacPhail, now in charge of all phases of the business, sees her dreams evaporating, her true love lost, and her one remaining brother struggling to grow into manhood. But love ultimately does triumph for all concerned.
A Kind of Homecoming by Joseph Y. Roberts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Life after a senseless tragedy can be strange. For a close Minnesota family, devastated by such a loss, things become even stranger.
Yesterday's Promise by Cynthia Owens
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 93,410. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2016 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
…Like the Wild Geese of Old Ireland, five boys grew to manhood despite hunger, war, and the mean streets of New York… An army doctor, Declan Morrissey fought for the survival of every wounded soldier, rejoicing when they recovered, mourning bitterly when they died. Valerie Stanton was his beautiful battlefield nurse. Can they overcome past deception and claim their happily ever?
Da Manapua Man: A Mini Macabre by Paul G Bens, Jr
You set the price! Words: 13,200. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Historical » USA
Eight year-old Yohei Sakakura, living in Hell's Half Acre, T.H., finds his days haunted by Da Manapua Man. Local legend says Da Manapua Man is as old as time and steals away young children only to grind them up into the delicious sweet meats he sells to tourists. But is Da Manapua Man the true embodiment of evil Yohei's friends say he is? Or is there something more to his story?
The History of Slavery in America by Matt Green
Series: History Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » USA
Slavery is a system of forced labor that had existed throughout the world for thousands of years. In America, slavery began in the 17th century, when people in Africa were overpowered and forced to leave their native land, their culture, and their families behind. In this Ebook you will learn all historical facts about the slavery in America. Grab your history book now!
Saraphine by Nicole Sturgill
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,160. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016 by Dream Big Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
My name is Saraphine-just Saraphine. It may seem strange for a human being with flesh, blood and a soul to have nothing but a first name, but, to some, I'm not a human and I don't have any of those things. You see, I was born a slave. Don't feel bad for me, child. I've had it much better than most. I bear no scars, never got separated from my sweet mama until I was near grown.
Sparrow Falls by Ronnie L. Seals
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,500. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Religious
The Blue Mountain Series traces the fortunes of two rival families, the Lacerns and the Tolands, through the violence of the Civil War and the feuds that grew out of them, the coming of the coal industry, the union struggles, the moonshine wars, and the destitution that followed the closing of the coal mines.
The Complete Owen Family Saga by Marsha Ward
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 404,300. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Western
The Complete Owen Family Saga is a Chronological Box Set of the five novels within: Gone for a Soldier, The Man from Shenandoah, Spinster's Folly, Ride to Raton, and Trail of Storms. Join Rod and Julia Owen, their sons, daughters, and neighbors in Colorado Territory and beyond for action, adventure and romance in 19th Century America.
The Picker by Horane Smith
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,120. Language: American English. Published: September 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Lincoln Barker, the fastest picker of cotton in the Deep South, escapes from his new master and vows never to work for free again. He begins a journey to Ohio, to seek freedom and a new life, leaving a trail his relentless owner is determined to follow. But the Picker faces formidable challenges when he ends up In Maryland and lands in the hands of his angry master. It's do or die!
The Velvet Prison by Sheldon Friedman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,750. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2016 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
THE VELVET PRISON Against the pulsating back drop of a New York City in social and economic change, young Travis Kane struggles with his passion to be an artist painter, and the conservative demands of his strict grandfather, Barclay Kane. Then Travis meets his long lost sister. Lindsay and Travis’ worlds collide. Their lives will never be the same again!.
Night Flight From Saigon by Robert Yeoman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,050. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA(4.00 from 1 review)
The thrilling story of a daring attempt to rescue endangered Vietnamese refugees on the eve of the fall of Saigon. This perilous mission is being conducted by the crew of a civilian aircraft. For the operation to succeed, it must be executed with military precision and boldness. Join the intrepid aircraft crew as they attempt to overcome the challenges which inevitably arise.
A Nation of Mystics? Book Three: Journeys by Pamela Johnson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,770. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In this final book of Pamela Johnson’s epic trilogy on the 1960s, Book 3: Journeys, ties together the important threads of America’s counterculture beliefs into a single knot, the ideas and actions of a generation poised on the threshold of a new decade, ready to stand the test of time.
A Nation of Mystics/ Book Two: The Tribe by Pamela Johnson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,980. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In Book Two of A Nation of Mystics, author Pamela Johnson resumes her skillful exploration of the late-1960s and the counterculture through the eyes of a communal family, following the strengthening relationships of the tribe as they search for enlightenment through mind-expanding hallucinogens and work for political change.
A Nation of Mystics/ Book One: Intentions by Pamela Johnson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,380. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In this epic story of intimacy, metaphysical exploration, and coming of age, author Pamela Johnson deftly explores the youth subculture in San Francisco and Berkeley in the mid-1960s, with all its initial goodwill and naiveté--its dedication to free speech, promise to end war, commitment to racial equality, art and music, and the exploration of spirituality based on mind-expanding hallucinogens.
Twisting Topeka by Lissa Staley
Price: Free! Words: 58,750. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » USA
We each experience and envision our own version of Topeka. In these stories, 18 writers twist the past and future to explore alternate possibilities for our community. These stories will make you question what you know about the past and frighten you about what the future could hold. What if....? Read this collection from the 2016 Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Community Novel Project.
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