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Fiction » Historical » USA
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Hawk: Part Nine by Anna Scott Graham
Series: The Hawk. Price: Free! Words: 67,970. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
The death of President Kennedy casts a pall over those concerned about Eric. Meanwhile in Texas, Luke Richardson wonders about the identity of John Doe. Uncertain about his future with Stanford, Laurie assures Lynne that Eric will return, while Marek and Klaudia make plans for a 1964 reunion.
Killing Thoreau by Hallett German
Series: One Of Books · Historical Fiction · My Personal Favorites · Truly Unique Books. 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?
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
That We Might Have Hope by Season Sinclair
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,050. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The Civil War has left behind a path of sorrow. Young Kate Austin has blossomed into a true beauty like a new rose in spring, but the war has created loss in every corner of her small world. The smile that those around her were once accustomed to has vanished, and all attempts to uncover it fall short. What can bring Kate to realize that there is hope left in the world?
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.
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.
The Thirsty Hills by Marona Posey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,510. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
The second book of the “Look Away” series follows the family of Skye Campbell as her family merges with the Mayer family. These two families share a mystery that must be solved, a dark secret that affects their lives and they are visited by tragedy during post World War II America.
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.
Foeman Worthy of his Steel by Georgiann Baldino
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,900. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Abraham Lincoln was an unlikely politician, and yet his 1858 candidacy for the U.S. Senate changed the direction America was headed. This novel excerpt puts readers into the crowds during his first debate with Stephen Douglas and allows them to hear the heated clash of opinions and negative campaigning. This campaign catapulted Lincoln into the national spotlight.
The Chance Of A Sparrow-book 4-Amazing Gracie Mystery Series by Fay Risner
Series: Amazing Gracie Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,700. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Gracie Evans is tired of living in the Mansion Rest Home. She's homesick for her farm Three Oaks and wants to turn back time. She has developed the worse case of spring fever that you have ever saw. She wishes to go home and gets her wish. The renter asks her to farm set. Between a murder, roaming Indians and someone taking a shot at her Gracie decides she should be careful what she wishes for.
Ociee Nash, the Finale by Milam McGraw Propst
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,800. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
This story, the fifth in the Ociee Nash series, opens with 11-year-old Ociee frantically searching for her brother Ben in the Chattanooga Railroad Terminal. Only the first "mishap" in the novel, Ociee and Ben will experience many thrilling moments during the summer of 1900 as they run from a rabid dog, befriend a mysterious neighbor, and receive a surprise visitor from Asheville.
Well-Chosen Words by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,520. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Legend has it that Abraham Lincoln scrawled the Gettysburg Address on the back of an envelope as he traveled to the battlefield to dedicate a cemetery. But the legend belies Lincoln’s struggle to carefully choose the right words. Words that must chart the course for the nation’s future. Because his speech in Gettysburg will change history, but not necessarily in the way he hopes.