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Fiction » Historical » USA
Shaken to the Core by Jae
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 126,260. Language: American English. Published: June 15, 2016 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Historical » USA
Kate Winthrop, daughter of a shipping magnate, is expected to marry a respectable man. But her true passion lies with photography—and with women. Much to the dismay of her parents, she becomes friends with their maid Giuliana. Then an earthquake hits San Francisco. Will the disaster shatter their tentative feelings? Or will they be able to save each other’s lives and hearts?
Zero Ward by Kim Pritekel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,100. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016 by Sapphire Books Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Danny Felts grew up in the heart of the Midwest on a dairy farm, expected to follow in her mother’s footsteps and marry a farmer and become a mother. Danny had other ideas. As World War II heats up, she makes a decision that will change her life forever as she becomes a lie, serving with the Seabees in the Navy as Daniel Felts.
Indebt Us Not! by G.J. Gallentine
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 153,180. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Fate delivered to the doorstep of Professor Augustus Wright, an orphaned and illiterate young boy who had the hereditary blood coursing through his veins to thwart a 200 year old plan to create a sovereign financial empire within the borders of the United States of America similar to that which was created in England three centuries ago…and still exists there today as the Bank of England.
The Macedonian (Privateers & Gentlemen) by Walter Jon Williams
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,960. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » Regency(5.00 from 1 review)
Captain Favian Markham, USN, is a man surrounded by secrets. Secrets that will be revealed when he is court-martialed for losing his ship. Secrets held by his mistress Caroline. And the greatest secret of the War of 1812, a secret which will be revealed once Favian breaks the enemy blockade in The Macedonian, a frigate stolen from his own government . . .
Flappers, Flasks and Foul Play (A Jazz Age Mystery #1) by Ellen Mansoor Collier
Series: A Jazz Age Mystery, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,800. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Rival gangs fight over booze and bars during Prohibition in 1920s Galveston: the "Sin City of the Southwest." Jazz Cross, a young society reporter, suspects foul play when a bank VP collapses at her half-brother Sammy's speakeasy. Was it an accident or a mob hit? As turf wars escalate, Sammy is accused of murder and Jazz must risk her life and career to find the killer. Inspired by actual events.
Saints and Soldiers: Thunderbolt Squadron by Jeffrey Scott
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 129,690. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Lieutenant "Dobby" Dobson and Captain Micheal "Flash" Turner lead their squadron of Thunderbolt fighter pilots across the sands of Africa and through the rains of Italy to fight the Germans and Fascists in World War II. What they discover is that they must free themselves from their inner demons as well. Read an exciting tale as these men find the Saint in every Soldier.
Laura's Lost Love by Fran Shaff
Series: Heart Junction, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,100. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Shortly after Laura happily meets the orphan she intends to take into her home, she learns she may have a difficult time keeping the child. Gavin hates shattering lovely Laura’s dreams of motherhood, but he's duty bound to see to it orphans are placed with married couples only. Undaunted by the handsome man's threats, Laura pushes on with her plans. Golden Rose Award, Recommended Read Award
Flashman and Madison's War by Robert Brightwell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,290. 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.
Maggie Jean by Peggy Kulczewski
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,240. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Based on a true story of a rural Midwestern girl, of USA, growing up in the 1950.s and 1960’s. Maggie Jean was never allowed to play team sports. Read with curiosity, imaging this time period in history, and think how it compares to what you are experiencing in our own life.
Hannah's Mail Order Husband (Montana Prairie Brides, Book 3) by Kate Whitsby
Series: Montana Prairie Brides. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,370. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016 by Gold Crown. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Western
Hannah isn't happy with her mail-order husband. She just buried her first husband after a battle with influenza, and she got a new husband to help her keep her ranch going. But her new husband, Peter, isn't cut out for the job at all. He's weak, and he's sick. Can he ever be more than a millstone around Hannah's neck?
A Time for Everything by Mysti Parker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 107,550. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015 by esKape ePress, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
When widow Portia McAllister sees an ad for a live-in tutor, she leaves everything behind in hopes of making a fresh start. But as a Confederate widow in a Union household, she is met with resentment from her new charge and her employer, war veteran Beau Stanford. Will Beau and Portia find their way into each other’s arms, or will they be swept away by raging forces beyond their control?
BB Guns Remembered by Tom Gaylord
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,980. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » General
"BB Guns Remembered" is a nostalgic journey to the past, seen through the eyes of little boys whose BB guns were a key part of their lives. Journey back to your youth with these boys of adventure, and let them guide you through danger, quests hope and intrigue. The stories will sound familiar because they touch on the values of all people -- young and old.
Maggie's Drawers: The JFK Assassination by Sean Dexter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,570. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » USA
After nearly fifty years, John Kennedy's assassin is released from prison. He has a story to tell and something he must recover...something that will destroy reputations and change history. He turns to his former cell-mate, Jackson Burke, for help. They are drawn into world of conspiracy and murder...and no one knows that world better than Jack Burke.
Duet for Three Hands by Tess Thompson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 107,010. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2016 by Evatopia Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A searing family saga combined with an epic love story, “Duet for Three Hands” is set against the backdrop of the American South between 1928 and 1934. The Bellmonts are the epitome of Atlanta society’s rich and elite. Yet, behind their picture perfect façade are hidden secrets of violence and betrayal. Theirs is a tale of prejudice, fear, and ultimately…love.
Dark Artist: The Black Doodler by Sean Dexter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,710. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » USA
Young men are being brutally murdered in San Diego. Beautiful charcoal sketches of the victims are left behind as the killer's calling card...an infamous serial killer from the 1970's is back to make up for lost time…
Qualcuno che ti protegga by Francesco Zampa
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 57,450. Language: Italian. Published: May 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Essay(5.00 from 1 review)
Parigi, 5 giugno 1947. René Étranger è fortunosamente scampato alle persecuzioni contro gli Ebrei grazie all'impegno di sua madre Ester, maestra di danza. Riesce a trovare impiego in una rivista d'avanguardia, Liberté!, ma non è affatto soddisfatto di sé e della vita che conduce. Ma quando il caporedattore gli affida un reportage sul sanguinoso sbarco degli Alleati...
Riding the Devil by Robin Radlauer-Cramer
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,560. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
Riding the Devil tells the story of José, an eleven-year-old boy living in the rich setting of a Southern California Rancho while California was still part of a newly independent Mexico. José dreams of being a vaquero, a cowboy. However, he must first conquer his fears by facing the injustices of his era, animal cruelty, wild animals, and the vindictive young vaquero, Chaco.
The Jersey Jupiters by Don Maker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,060. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
In the 1950s, Rufus Ruggio and the Poker Pack - buddies who drink, swap sports stories and play poker badly - agree to start their own NFL team. After 24 years in the sports news business, Rufus knows it’s all about entertainment. He embraces all shady deals, crazy promotions and low-budget tactics. Can the motley group of former players and future wannabes survive and maybe even win a few games?
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