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Havana's Secret
By Guntis Goncarovs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 138,310. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Sam Carter, the son of a Confederate submariner who never returned from the sea, thought he understood the rules working for the fledgling Secret Service branch of the U.S. Treasury. When he was assigned to Havana as a foreign agent, Havana's Consul General Fitzhugh Lee coached him that in the spy business, there was only one rule — don’t get caught.
Elephant in the Room: a family saga
By JuliAnne Sisung
Series: A Family Saga, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 168,890. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The lumber boom brings strangers, money, and seven saloons to Hersey, Michigan, where unconventional Kate spies on lumberjacks, talks to animals, falls in love with a dubious man, and grows into womanhood. Kate also loves Harley, the philosophical hobo; Verna, the cussing, moonshine drinking woman; and Bug, the red dog with an attitude. But she marries Mark, the dubious man.
Chase The Wild Pigeons: A novel of the Civil War
By John J. Gschwend Jr.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 118,770. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
Twelve-year-old Joe Taylor saw his mother and sister killed because of the war. His father may still be alive somewhere in Virginia fighting in General Lee's army. Joe will have to trek 600 miles from Arkansas to the Shenandoah Valley through the bloody and desperate Confederate South. He has no choice: He will go. But not alone; he has his friend Peter, a free black, who will always stand by Joe.
Invasion USA I - The End of Modern Civilization
By T I Wade
Price: Free! Words: 128,800. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
(5.00 from 1 review)
Volume I of IV. At exactly midnight on December 31, 2012, every electronic device made in China for the last 30 years stops working. The shutdown of the United States of America, and 97% of the entire world, is accomplished by 12:30 am U.S. Eastern time on the first day of the New Year in 2013. It takes only 30 minutes to completely dismantle the whole of modern Western civilization as we know it
Canawlers
By James Rada, Jr
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,590. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
During the Civil War, the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal was the de facto border between the Union and Confederate states. Canawlers is the story of the Fitzgerald family as they try and make their living on the C&O Canal amid the fighting between the North and South.
Brig of War
By Walter Jon Williams
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 146,800. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
Favian Markham is a rising young American officer in during the War of 1812. As commander of the small, slow brig Experiment, he must break the British blockade and take his outgunned vessel on a daring raid. On his desperate journey he faces duels, rivalries, ambitious politicians, yardarm-to-yardarm combat, and the deadly beauty of a foreign courtesan.
The Macedonian (Privateers & Gentlemen)
By Walter Jon Williams
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,750. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(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 . . .
The Five O'Clock Follies: What's a Woman Doing Here, Anyway?
By Theasa Tuohy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 122,020. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012 by Calliope Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young woman's odds-against struggle to survive as a war correspondent in Saigon. Former journalist Tuohy has written what may be the best novel yet to emerge from the Vietnam War. Meticulously researched, with award-winning photos of the time. “The action is riveting and the writing is clear, detailed and highly readable. An engrossing portrait of a woman among men in wartime.” –Kirkus
Tuesday's Caddie
By Jack Waddell
Price: Free! Words: 102,150. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
It’s 1930 when immigrant caddie Conor O’Reilly falls in love with Hollywood screenwriter Annie Burke. Saddled with a hateful husband, she finds in Conor her one true love. He suddenly finds a way to be worthy of her. Fate frees her and then tears them apart. Fortunes reverse and decades later they meet again, a secret binding them. When they do, one must decide if their love should live once more.
1906 - A Novel
By James Dalessandro
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,370. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set during the great San Francisco earthquake and fire, this page-turning historical novel reveals recently uncovered facts that forever change our understanding of what really happened. Narrated by a feisty young reporter, Annalisa Passarelli, the novel paints a vivid picture of the Post-Victorian city.
Angels in the Corner: A Family Saga
By JuliAnne Sisung
Series: A Family Saga, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 123,620. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
Angels in the Corner: a family saga is the sequel to Elephant in the Room and continues the Ramey family tale. Kate struggles to raise her four daughters in the declining lumber boom era. She manages with the help of Harley the hobo who provides wisdom and comfort. It is a portrait of relationships between family, friends, loved ones and the unique and yet parallel generations.
Backswipe
By Richard Nabstedt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 174,850. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
Backswipe chronicles the challenges facing archaeologist Doctor J. Burke, her rookie partner Nathan and team of 25th century specialists as they attempt to teleport a glamorous lost airliner back from 1951 San Francisco to their home museum. This science fiction history mystery weaves rapidly through Cold War California and Hawaii while offering intriguing glimpses into humanity's possible future.
Huntsville: A Story of Post Civil War Texas
By Glynn Rogers
Price: Free! Words: 113,590. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
0.5 star(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Huntsville, Texas, 1874: Jacob Magruder, a former Texas Ranger, receives a pardon from his prison sentence. Soon he meets a beautiful widow whose husband has just been robbed and killed by highwaymen. Magruder vows to catch the killers and recover the lady's money. And this adventure leads to romance.
One Extraordinary Time
By Jeffrey Kaplan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,530. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
During August of 2001, life is carefree for Freddy Will. His life changed after 840 million dollars came his way, courtesy of an enormous bank error, along with witnessing the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. This historical fiction takes us through those turbulent events that changed Freddy’s life, and those close to him, forever!
Living Half Free
By Haley Whitehall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,300. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
0.5 star(4.43 from 7 reviews)
When Zachariah, a naïve mulatto slave, is sold to a Kentucky slave trader, and separated from his ma and sister, he realizes the true meaning of not having rights. Seeking escape, he falls in love with a Cherokee woman, under whose direction he learns to pass as white. But, he must find his voice, and the courage to stand up for his beliefs or else lose everyone he loves forever.
Amelia's Story
By C.P. Murphy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,930. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Set during the War of 1812, Amelia Samuels is being forced into a loveless marriage by her father. When she has nobody left to turn to, she befriends the village stranger, Patrick Buchahan. Together the two discover the reason behind her unwanted engagement, but perhaps a little too late.
Behind the Grey: A Novel of the Civil War
By Bobbye L. Hudspeth
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,980. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012 by Seahorse Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 1 review)
A young Southern lady must strike out on her own as the life she knows is torn apart—first by the horrific acts of a stranger, and then more completely by the cruel realities of America's Civil War. On her mission to avenge a terrible wrong she disguises herself as a Confederate soldier and joins the battle, and during her journey she learns that truth—and love—can be found in unexpected places.
Back Channel: The Kennedy Years
By Bertram MacFarland
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 108,440. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 1 review)
William Bertram MacFarland describes himself as a patriot, a soldier, a spy and an assassin. He served as a Special Assistant to President Kennedy and had an office in the West Wing of the White House. The book takes the reader behind the scenes and into the Oval Office. It is a fast-paced, informative, and sometimes heart-pounding novel.
Tara's Forgotten Son
By Lana Mowdy
Price: Free! Words: 121,680. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 1 review)
Wade Hampton Hamilton is the unsung hero in a classic American novel. A child conceived at the onset of civil distress, he struggles to overcome the trauma of soldiers, abandonment, and near starvation.
Lena's Bequest
By Paul Ross
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,850. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013 and represented by Jonah Magar. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
(4.00 from 1 review)
Bequeathed a hidden fortune by the father she never knew, Lena’s search becomes complicated by inner turmoil over the man who abandoned her and his ruthless enemies, also searching for the Czar’s treasure. Months away from starting law school, when a stranger enters her life, Lena accepts the challenge and discovers her parents’ hidden past and dark history.