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Fiction » Historical » USA
Lords of St. Thomas by Jackson Ellis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,970. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
During construction of the Hoover Dam, the U.S. government began buying out the residents of St. Thomas, NV. Yet Henry Lord refused vacate his property. Lords of St. Thomas details the tragedies endured by a family fighting a futile battle, and their hectic escape from the flood waters that finally surge through their front door. It also shows that, sometimes, you can go home again...
Thirty Days Has September: Second Ten Days by James Strauss
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 207,650. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The second ten days of a thirty-day tour in Vietnam in the late 1960's by a very young second lieutenant. Just out of training he is dropped off in the middle of the A Shau Valley in command of a company at constant war with vicious units of the North Vietnamese Army while at the same time tearing itself apart every night in deadly encounters between its racially mixed elements.
Flashman and Madison's War by Robert Brightwell
Series: Thomas Flashman Adventures, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,250. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA(4.00 from 1 review)
It is an extraordinary tale of an almost forgotten war, with inspiring leaders, incompetent commanders, a future American president, terrifying warriors (and their equally intimidating women), brave sailors, trigger-happy madams and a girl in a wet dress who could have brought a city to a standstill.
Shades of Gray: A Novel of the Civil War in Virginia by Jessica James
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 165,240. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » USA
Discover the fine line between friends and enemies in this epic love story that chronicles the clash of a Confederate cavalry commander with a Union spy as they defend their beliefs, their country & their honor. Often compared to Gone with the Wind, this novel has won 6 national awards and hit #1 on the Bestseller list in its category. Selected as Book of the Year by 6 book review sites.
A Slave of the Shadows by Naomi Finley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,290. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2018 by Huntson Press Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Willow and Whitney fight for their beliefs, despite being bound by law and country. When all seems lost, will they finally discover what they've been searching for?
Currency: A Financial Thriller by L Todd Wood
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 68,810. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Currency offers an incredible story of power, romance, revenge, and international finance spanning three centuries—its issues could not be more timely… or terrifying!
The Oregon Trail — Ollie's Great Adventure by Melanie Richardson Dundy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 140. Language: American English. Published: May 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Historical » USA
Kids love that this wild, adventurous tale - full of wonderful pictures and fascinating facts - is narrated by the arrogant but lovable ox pulling the covered wagon from Missouri to Oregon. It is estimated that of the 500,000 people who traveled the Oregon Trail in the 19th century, 40,000 were children. (Endorsed by Oregon-California Trails Assoc. and the End of the Trail Interpretive Center.)
City of Myths: A Novel of Golden-Era Hollywood by Martin Turnbull
Series: Hollywood's Garden of Allah novels. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,050. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
Losing herself one headline at a time has dumped Kathryn Massey at the bargaining table with the man she trusts the least. Now that Gwendolyn Brick is a costumer at 20th Century-Fox, she finds that her friendship with Marilyn Monroe puts her into the crosshairs of Darryl Zanuck. Exiled in Rome but under the spell of romance, Marcus Adler must learn to say goodbye in order to give love a chance.
The Trouble with Scarlett: A Novel of Golden-Era Hollywood by Martin Turnbull
Series: Hollywood's Garden of Allah novels, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,590. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Book 2 in the Garden of Allah novels finds Marcus, Kathryn, and Gwendolyn caught up in a Hollywood obsessed with finding the screen’s Scarlett O'Hara. Kathryn scoops the news which makes Louella Parsons hopping mad, Gwendolyn wants the role but faces stiff competition, while Marcus creates a fiasco at the Hearst Castle and needs an out. Who knew casting Scarlett O'Hara could cause so much trouble?
The Fall of the Shogun by Dov Silverman
Series: The Power Path Series, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,230. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
As if by destiny, a young Japanese boy is rescued by an American ship Captain and becomes the bridge for Western knowledge into isolated 19th century Japan.
Decision at Antietam by Andrew J. Heller
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 48,140. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2018 by Fiction4All. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Could the South have won the Civil War? This question which has been asked and answered affirmatively dozens of times. Now Andrew J. Heller (Gray Tide in the East) explores this fascinating issue, using counterfactual analysis instead of uninformed opinion to look for an answer, in Decision at Antietam.
Jerica's Pirate (Curse of the Conjure Woman, Book Five) by Kitty Margo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,110. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Historical » USA
Jerica Jordan Fontaine is a woman scorned. Who does she turn to when she feels the need for revenge? Why, her half sister, of course. Lavinia is very adept at laying curses and making things happen. Or, as Sean Devereux will be tormented to discover..not happen.
Tinseltown Confidential: A Novel of Golden-Era Hollywood by Martin Turnbull
Series: Hollywood's Garden of Allah novels, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,530. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
As America embraces the 1950s, television is poaching Hollywood’s turf and Joseph McCarthy forces exiled screenwriter Marcus Adler fights to finally clear his name. Hollywood Reporter Kathryn Massey knows a secret that might take down a charismatic figure out to intimidate the film industry. When “Confidential” magazine arrives, Gwendolyn Brick figures she’s got nothing to hide - until she does.
Cowboys and Indians by David R Lewis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,010. Language: American English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American(5.00 from 1 review)
The year is 1971. Gary Frost and Roger Dix are partners on the police department. Because of a dumb cop and a stupid accident, racial tensions are running high. This book is a work of fiction largely based in fact. It is not politically correct. It is honest, accurate, and raw. Hit the street with Frost and Dix, but keep your head on a swivel. It's time to play Cowboys and Indians.
The Forgotten Flapper - A Novel of Olive Thomas by Laini Giles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,370. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A fictionalized biography of silent film actress Olive Thomas, whose ghost is said to haunt the New Amsterdam Theatre in New York. Ollie's ghost narrates her story from her days as a poor girl in Pennsylvania through her heady days as a Ziegfeld girl and onto fame in Hollywood as the sister-in-law to Mary Pickford.
Invasion USA I - The End of Modern Civilization by T I Wade
Series: INVASION USA. Price: $4.79 USD. Words: 128,960. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
Volume I of IV. At exactly midnight on December 31, 2012, every electronic device made in China for the last 30 years stops working. The shutdown of the United States of America, and 97% of the entire world, is accomplished by 12:30 am U.S. Eastern time on the first day of the New Year in 2013. It takes only 30 minutes to completely dismantle the whole of modern Western civilization as we know it
The Garden of Allah Novels Trilogy #2 ("Searchlights and Shadows" - "Reds in the Beds" - "Twisted Boulevard") by Martin Turnbull
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 311,800. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
1940s Hollywood was a perilous time. Over the music of the Hollywood Canteen hung the fear that some of these brave boys won’t make it back. Then came the paranoia that Commies lurked behind every movie, bringing with it the Red Scare. And once HUAC was finished rattling its publicity-seeking saber, a new threat flourished. This time from that plywood book with the tiny screen.
Julia de Burgos: Child of Water by Carmen Rivera
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,300. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015 by Red Sugarcane Press, Inc.. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Fiction » Historical » USA
In JULIA DE BURGOS: CHILD OF WATER is a two-act play written by Carmen Rivera about Julia de Burgos, the pioneering Latin American poet, feminist and activist. The playwright explores Julia de Burgos' struggles with colonialism, racism and sexism as well as the consequences to her personal life by stepping outside of the traditional roles reserved for Latinas.
Madam of My Heart: A Novel of Love, Loss and Redemption by Gini Grossenbacher
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,670. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Adult
1849. A love lost and a secret revealed leads the young Brianna to the dark streets of New Orleans where she meets Edward, a notorious gambler, who buys her from a nefarious madam. Their love leads them to San Francisco, where Brianna must overcome her fear of the secret that will tear them apart. When Vigilantes accuse Edward of murder, Brianna relies on the power of Voodoo to save him.
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