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Fiction » Historical » USA
Soldier Boys: Tales of the Civil War by Jack Matthews
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 57,400. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016 by Personville Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Philosophical author Jack Matthews takes snapshots of Civil War soldiers as they cheat death and mess around between battles. Without dwelling on the war's tragic dimension, these old-fashioned (and historically accurate) yarns are infused with irony and a youthful sense of adventure. They also ask you to ponder the human condition as people of that time might have done.
Blind Tribute by Mari Anne Christie
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 179,330. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2017 by Whaley Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literary collections » Diaries & Journals
Every newspaper editor owes tribute to the devil... Harry Wentworth's bill just came due.
An Imperfect Union by Georgiann Baldino
Series: Civil War Nurses. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,740. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
'Imperfect Union' is a timeless story of love and survival during the American Civil War, based on the real-life experiences of a doctor and nurse, who served at some of the worst battlefields. When caring for sick and wounded soldiers, Cornelia Hancock and Fred Dudley comfort and support each other. Author Baldino transforms battles and skirmishes into an inspiring work of fiction.
Tyler Buckspan by Jere' M Fishback
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,670. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2017 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Historical » USA
In a time when love between men was forbidden, even criminalized, can Tyler find the love he needs from another boy?
The Man From Royal Street by Philip Fraterrigo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,510. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Twists and turns abound in this historically inspired novel as William Sutcliffe, a vampire, flees to avoid arrest after his wife, Rachel, is murdered by a former associate. Swearing to avenge her murder, he begins a journey that spans 230 years and eventually culminates in a showdown between the forces of good and the forces of evil.
Will the Real Carolyn Keene Please Stand Up by Christine Keleny
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,100. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
** Midwest Book Award Finalist ** Historical fiction about the creators and creation of Nancy Drew and the controversy that still surrounds the plucky, intelligent, resourceful, and famous girl sleuth we affectionately call Nancy .
Johnny Rebel by Martyn C. Marais
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2017 by Martin. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
When a troop of Union Army Cavalry ride into the small Confederate town of Red Sands, towards the end of the American Civil War, they discover they have just missed the notorious Confederate renegade, William Quantrill. In his determination to get information about Quantrill, Lieutenant Farrell takes the law into his own hands. This is a side story to the Bounty Hunter series by Martyn C Marais.
Steps Into Darkness by Ben Woodard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,950. Language: American English. Published: January 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Historical » USA
Sabotage on a dam construction site and attempts on their lives drive two teens to solve a perplexing mystery.
Bulwick School “A Yankee Lad in London” by Robert A. Lytle
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,040. Language: American English. Published: October 1, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » USA
Michael Hanlon loses his parents in the 9/11 attacks. Orphaned, he moves to London with his uncle, an Irish criminal. Through him, Michael learns of his father’s violent past in the IRA and his struggles to start a new life in America. His new prep school mates help Michael overcome his family’s tragic history and find peace while running from an IRA splinter group still tied to his family.
Madam's Creek by Betsy Reeder
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,900. Language: American English. Published: February 28, 2018 by Canterbury House. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1862, Marcus and Maylene find their romance interrupted by the Confederate draft. Three years later, picking up where they left off proves far more difficult than either anticipates. The unveiling of a secret is necessary for them to reclaim the closeness they once cherished on Madam’s Creek.
The Broken Rose by Ken Lord
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,950. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Rose Silberg, a madam, and Gus Priesner, a miner, are thrown together by an influenza quarantine in Alaska in 1918. He needs her money for an expensive shipment. She needs her money to “go home” to Long Island. The lifting of the quarantine brings the situation to a head. Gus runs to Russia. This story tells what happened to McCarthy Rose.
Love and Sleep by Venla Mäkelä
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,200. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Finnish bestseller novelist, on the brink of divorce, “escapes” to Hollywood when a book of his is made into a movie. His actress wife soon follows him though, hoping to reconcile – and maybe advance her career.
Rosebloom by Christine Keleny
Series: Rose Books. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 139,370. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(4.00 from 1 review)
Rosebloom - An Award Winning historical fiction novel and coming of age novel set in the late 1930s. Step into Rose's world, where a young Wisconsin farm girl who runs away from home. Rose is looking for adventure, what she finds is much more. Midwest Book Review calls Rosebloom: "... an excellent blend and deftly written look at 1930s America..." Library Journal Review gave it a "Recommended"
That Tender Light: An Owen Family Novella by Marsha Ward
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,340. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In this short novella, acclaimed author Marsha Ward tells the story of the Owen Family origins, describing in her delicate language the tender feelings of two people who need to find each other in a very small window of time.
Runaway “Their Moment in Time” by Kathleen Cook Huebbe
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,440. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » USA
The 1950s live on at The Oasis, a drive-in restaurant in Southern California. Five children growing up in the ’70s and ’80s recapture the lost days of leather-jacketed teens racing their souped-up cars on the nearby quarter-mile. Led by Runaway, they form a car club "The Shakers." Soon they are up to their hubcaps in competition that starts out friendly, but soon detours into the danger zone.
Ransom by Gilbert M. Stack
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,420. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Historical » USA
Lynne Winters is a not-too-successful real estate attorney caught in the middle of the kidnapping of the century in the mid-sized American city of Slate. Entangled in the problem against her will, she finds herself hindered more than helped by the efforts of the police and the victim's self-centered family. Can no one but Lynn remember that a young boy's life is at stake.
Onto The Third Generation by Brandon Hadley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,090. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Liza stumbles out of the woods and into the life of George and Esther Hadley. Her drive is to make sure that the child she carries will never live in bondage. Her grandmother was betrayed and taken into bondage in Africa. Forbidden love, tragedy and bondage mark her family for three generations.
The Bishop's Ring by L.W. Hewitt
Series: The Juno Letters, Book 8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 90,140. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
It was Monique’s voice - desperate, terrified, pleading for help. The man who kidnapped her - he claimes to be Kennedy. But Alexander Kennedy disappeared fifty years ago. How could he be the killer? Yet here he was - in Belgium. He demands the return of the Bishop’s Ring or Monique will be the first to die. The hunt for the Dao Chu Imperial Jade has exploded into a race to stop a psychopath.
Jack Book 2 - Murder on the High Seas by Gary Dorion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,270. Language: American English. Published: February 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Book 2 is a high seas adventure set in the Caribbean Sea. Jack and Jeremy become romantically involved with two young Jamaican women. Book 1 ends with Schoolmaster Jerome Whittemore - an abusive, racist teacher - quitting his brief education career after a devastating classroom humiliation at the hands of Jack. But the two boys follow him to sea not knowing they have signed to a slave ship.
Unrefined by Sharon Balts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,760. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014 by Aneko Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Laugh and cry with the Unrefined Connor family—slaves to the farm and mechanic work that is their means of survival, chained by guilt and fear, trapped by despair and worry. Unrefined is the tale of a three-generation family pummeled by tragedy beyond the common hardships of the Great Depression. Some will come to see their difficulties as a refining process. None will survive unscathed—if they su