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Fiction » Historical » USA
Gettysburg: Leaders, Civilians, Soldiers, and Frog Catchers by Greg Minster
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,100. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
“Gettysburg: Leaders, Civilians, Soldiers, and Frog Catchers,” gives a fresh, "dialogue driven" perspective on the United States’ greatest military battle. The story presents lively and realistic conversations of not only the opposing leaders and soldiers who fought in the campaign, but also of local civilians who struggled to survive those horrific days in July, 1863.
Finding Michante by Joe B. Slater
Price: Free! Words: 45,490. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 2 reviews)
After fighting first alongside the Redlegs and then the Missouri Bushwackers in the Civil War, James Quinn rides into Nebraska Territory to escape the war. He loses his wife and child and spends the next two with the Cheyenne Dog Soldiers.
Broad River Dash by Patrick G. Whalen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Civil War Short Stories, Volume I, is a collection of 10 Christian Historical Fiction stories set upon the backdrop of the United States Civil War.
Vietnam: A Distant Memory by Paco Jones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,160. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » General
This is my story. It is written as historical fiction. More than forty years later, Vietnam is a distant memory. For those of us who served there, it is lived every day. We left Vietnam but Vietnam did not leave us. Historical Fiction view of a combat veteran telling some of the story. There is much more to tell, I just can't bring myself to write it. Ride along and feel the tension. It was life.
Lame Bird's Legacy by Dan Strawn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,200. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Lame Bird pursues his youthful vision and discovers his destiny in the midst of war. Isaac Ramsey flees the tragedies of home and finds himself a private in the First Cavalry. General Howard struggles with failure as he chases the Nez Perce across Idaho, Wyoming, and Montana. Sergeant Harry Adkins confronts his conscience when duty and ethics collide. While Pronghorn sees opportunity for glory.
V for Victor by Mark Childress
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,170. Language: American English. Published: June 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Alabama, 1942. The war is everywhere, but Victor - a 16-year-old boy sent by his father to care for his dying grandmother on a lonely island in Mobile Bay - can only dream of it. Then he wakes one amazing night to a thunderous roar from the Bay...and sees the ominous shadow of an enemy submarine surfacing at night. "Fantastic, extravagant...thoroughly charming." -Boston Globe.
Dorothy Before the Twister by Pat Sewell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Coming of age
A coming-of-age story about a girl who is growing up in the predominant company of adults during the Dust Bowl period.
In all the breaths I’ve taken from you by Alessio Biagi
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,980. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
“In All the Breaths I’ve Taken From You” is the story of William O'Neill, a poor boy of low class origin, born in Louisiana, the deep south of America. This book, far from being just a war novel, is a profound reflection on the meaning of life, love and friendship, but especially about the strange succession of events brought together by fate.
Two Soldiers - Companion Book to the Sesquicentennial Audio Book by Allan James Grund
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,930. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Sixteen all-original songs with introductions, author's notes and lyrics to all songs. Related to people, places and events of the American Civil War, this book explains the history of all the songs in the Audio Book.
One More Time by Anthony Skur, Jr
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,570. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » USA
The Air Force doesn’t want him but the CIA does...to ferry Corsair fighters to the French for their battle against the Viet Minh. The wing man he chooses has a skiing accident. The logical alternative is his friend’s beautiful wife Tina. The routine ferry missions become combat missions. Their friendship becomes a never ending challenge for Bartholomew, the guardian angel.
The Sugar House by Jean Scheffler
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 107,640. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
A gripping historical fiction that will transport you back in time to the Detroit of the 1920's- a world of Speakeasies, Gangsters, Auto Barons, Flappers, Lawlessness and Innovation. The Sugar House exemplifies one's inner desire to remain true to faith and family while navigating the rocky waters that surround adulthood's needs, wants, pressures and aspirations.
Little Lies, Big Consequences by vins hilton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,750. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » USA
This story centers on lies which are about substantial events and have significant consequences. Very broad sweep, spanning a period of several years, these characters wrestle with honor and duty at the time of Napoleon. The author renders a fast paced story about how lies (and everything else) have many unintended consequences, many of which cannot be undone.
Children of the Revolution: Book 3 in The Westward Sagas by David Bowles
Series: Westward Sagas. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,420. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The story of the progeny of patriot Adam Mitchell, who fought during the American Revolution at the Battle of Guilford Courthouse, North Carolina, on March 15, 1781. Now in Tennessee shortly after statehood, Adam's daughter Peggy matures into a confident woman courted by British nobility. Adventure, intrigue, romance and tragedy are woven into the story of the first generation of Americans.
Killing Thoreau by Hallett German
Series: One Of Books · Historical Fiction · My Personal Favorites · Truly Unique Books · Historical Look at Real People. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,490. Language: American English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » USA
The author's 10th book is an imaginative time travel story. It begins with the disappearance with all ten participants of the Organic Synthesis and the Transcendentalist Movement class. This strange class often reached cult-like fervor. To bring them back, three men decide to go back to Walden Pond to end Thoreau's life. Will they be successful doing so and rewrite history as we know it?
Between Rail and River by James Rada, Jr
Series: Canawlers, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,880. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The story of the Fitzgerald Family continues in this second book of "The Canawlers" series. Having experienced the horrors of the Civil War as it reached the C&O Canal, the Fitzgeralds must now try of survive as the canal draws more attention from the North and the South. They are also faced with problem unrelated to the war but impacting each member of the family.
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.
STOLEN IN PARIS: The Lost Chronicles of Young Ernest Hemingway: My Greatest Temptation: Me and My Pesky Hormones (They Come With No Instructions) by David Wyant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
As seventeen year old Ernest Hemingway came to his last idyllic summer in Northern Michigan, he begins to see life in a different life. Soon after he arrives in Horton's Bay, he runs into an old playmate, Grace Quinlan, who has blossomed during the year. Thus begins young Ernie's great struggle with guilt and his conscience.
Soldiers in the Sun: Sgt. Smith in the Campaign for Sicily by Michael Winston
Series: Sgt. Smith World War II, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,490. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In this second volume of the Sgt. Smith World War II trilogy, we find First Squad on the hot and rocky island of Sicily as the Allies plan to take and hold the island in order to better control shipping in the Mediterranean and as a jumping off point for the invasion of Italy. Based on fact and stories my father told me.
A Crime of Influence a screenplay by Andre Jute
Series: The TIME-LIFE Conspiracy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,110. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
In 1952, in the last titanic struggle for the soul of America, one man has the vision and the power to do what has to be done. Harry Luce can do his patriotic duty — and destroy his friend. Or Harry can be loyal to his friend — and betray his country. Which would you choose?
When Vaudeville Came to Joplin by Cynthia Gillard
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 69,300. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Authored by Cynthia S Gillard When Vaudeville Came to Joplin is the first in a series of historical fiction novels based upon a 100 year old scrapbook that chronicles the lives of Vaudeville performers in America during the turn of the 20th century.