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Fiction » Historical » USA
The Shishi by Dov Silverman
Series: The John Mung Saga, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,520. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » General
Mung and John Whittefield face the Golden Lizard leader of the tattooed men who are dedicated to ridding Japan of all foreigners.While attempting to introduce new methods of agriculture, education and trade into Japan, Mung fends off the Russian attempt to take over Japan's northernmost islands.His wife Saiyo dies in an earthquake.Her sister,nurses Mung to health and leadership of Japan.
Beyond the Blue Mountains by Celia Yeary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,610. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
At the end of WWI, Guymon Reynolds arrives home in Grove's Point, Texas. He's anxious to see his grandpa at the family farm, but nothing is as he expects. Teresa Logan grieves for her husband, but is determined to care for her two baby girls and her farm near the train depot. Sharing their sorrow, Guy and Teresa dream of a better life, or perhaps a new beginning beyond the Blue Mountains.
The Black Dragon by Dov Silverman
Series: The John Mung Saga, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 171,050. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Mung courts the wonderfully erotic Saiyo. The French, Germans and British annihilate the Japanese navy to force opium into Tokyo. Mung founds Japan's whaling industry, builds it's merchant marine fleet and modern navy. He becomes the eyes and ears of the Emperor, code-named THE BLACK DRAGON. He solidifies Japan's political and military factions This is a powerful saga of honor and intrigue,
Whispering Wind by Rita Karnopp
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,620. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Pregnant and alone, Tsopo, Wind, leaves her Blackfoot people to save her lifelong friend, Kom-zit-api, An Honest Man, from untrue accusations. Kom-zit-api finds Wind and asks her to be his sits-beside-him wife. Before she can give him an answer, he dies saving her from Crow warriors. Trapper, Jake McKinney hears her cries and finds her down on a ledge, birthing a child that has arrived too soon.
Promise & Honor by Kim Murphy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,320. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
During the Civil War, Amanda Graham smuggles supplies for Confederacy. Although a rogue, William Jackson is fiercely loyal to Amanda. Samuel Prescott, a comrade before the war, fights for the Union. Sam clashes with Wil on more than the battlefield, when both fall in love with Amanda. Amanda struggles with the reality that her way of life has been altered forever by the growing storm.
Amerikan Eagle: The Special Edition by Brendan DuBois
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 134,090. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
It's 1943, ten years after the assassination of President-elect Franklin D. Roosevelt. Germany is at war with Russia and rules all of Europe --- including Great Britain --- and Japan is conquering China and East Asia. The United States is an isolationist nation, still struggling with the Great Depression, and is being governed by President Huey P. Long, former Louisiana governor and senator.
Citizen Hollywood by Martin Turnbull
Series: The Garden of Allah, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,920. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Hollywood, 1939: When Tinseltown begins to woo wunderkind Orson Welles, he stashes himself at the Chateau Marmont until he’s ready to make his splashy entrance. But when William Randolph Hearst realizes "Citizen Kane" is based on him, he won’t be happy—and when Hearst isn’t happy, nobody’s safe. Marcus Adler, Kathryn Massey, and Gwendolyn Bricky need to go for broke, and the clock is ticking.
Searchlights and Shadows by Martin Turnbull
Series: The Garden of Allah. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,230. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » War
The dark days of Pearl Harbor loom over Los Angeles, and posters warn Hollywoodites that loose lips sink ships. MGM screenwriter, Marcus Adler, needs to come up with a sure-fire hit. Gwendolyn Brick dreams of opening her own dress store, but it threatens to drag her back into the orbit of Bugsy Siegel. Columnist, Kathryn Massey survival depend on a place nobody’s heard of: Las Vegas.
Cry No More by Leonard Thomas
Series: Brighid, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 195,770. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » USA
Jump into a fast paced thriller set in 1978 where a young Damien Borceau is on the verge of becoming a serial killer as he joins the CIA with a secret agenda of unbridled mayhem and murder. He becomes part of a plot by his new employer, Doctor Charlene Brighton, to avenge the murder of her family. The story is a mixture of medical thriller, spy novel and military action.
Hand Me Down Bride by Juliet Waldron
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 84,510. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
To help her impoverished family, Sophie agrees to marry a wealthy older in far off America. Less than twenty-four hours after she arrives in German’s Mill, Pennsylvania, events have taken a far stranger turn than anything she could have imagined. Set in Post-Civil-War Pennsylvania, this tale of an arranged marriage is as much family saga as romance.
Native American Herbal Remedies by Bob Fields
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general(4.00 from 1 review)
Native American herbal remedies is the story of a young Maliseet Indian girl named Mary, living on a small reservation in Houlton, Maine, learned about natural cures. Before the white man came, her ancestors, used natural cures found in trees, herbs, and wild plants such as onion and milkweed to ease the pain or symptoms of their most common ailments.
An Uninvited Guest by Augusta Trobaugh
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
The end of segregation made little difference in the daily lives of old Miss Minnie and her day-helper, Lula. But when a figment of Miss Minnie’s addled imagination threatens Lula's long-held job security, Lula uses the old, entrenched rules of segregation to dispel that figment -- with surprising results. A short story.
The Liberty Flower by Katie Hanrahan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,100. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014 by Newcastlewest Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Sarah Mahon has found success as a spy for the partisan militia, until Jack Ashford comes ashore. She leans that the enemy cannot be judged by the color of his coat because a man can change his colors, a notion her father denies. A sabotaged courtship ends with a rash act of rebellion and a face-saving marriage, but the war is not over and Jack is determined to win Sarah at any cost.
A Fine Thread by Stephanie Garon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 21st Century, Fiction » Historical » USA
A girl travels to Philadelphia to visit a hat shop run by Lulu Mae Reeves, a hat maker for famous singers and movie stars, and discovers the secret behind the tradition of buying from the shop.
Haunting at Ocean House: A James Murray Mystery by Christopher Geoffrey McPherson
Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 91,800. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Los Angeles. 1939. Writer James Murray and his wife, a famed newspaper reporter, set out to investigate a famous mystic who holds seances for the rich and powerful of Hollywood in this, the fifth and concluding James Murray Mystery. Someone is trying to convince others that the dead niece of a famous actress is out for revenge. Can James and his wife team up to solve the mystery?
Belle City by Penny Mickelbury
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 185,830. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014 by Whitepoint Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
This saga of love, land and loss is told from the disparate perspectives of Ruth Thatcher, who is Black, and Jonas Thatcher, who is White, and spans nearly a century. During the course of their lifetimes, Ruth and Jonas-- and their respective families have prospered-- but it is left for their descendants to come to grips with the long-unacknowledged truth that the two families are actually one.
Elsa by Allison Bruning
Series: The Secret Heritage, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 205,230. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013 by Mountain Springs House email@example.com. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Inspirational
Lost in a society that doesn’t understand Franklin or why she would ever choose to be with a man who has Asperger's Syndrome, Elsa comes face to face with death, destruction, and misfortune as she tries to clear his name so they can wed. With each step towards progress Elsa falls two steps behind. One simple task shifts her entire life towards a direction she could have never imagined.
Unexpected Blessings by Sarah J. McNeal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,950. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » USA
When Juliet Wilding’s dreams are crushed, she cancels her wedding plans to Harry O’Connor. But Harry is not about to give up on the only woman he has ever loved. What neither of them expects is the event that will forever change both their lives. **Sweet