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Fiction » Historical » USA
All Up: Odyssey of the Rocketmen by J. W. Rinzler
You set the price! Words: 218,640. Language: American English. Published: May 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense(4.00 from 1 review)
ALL UP is the thrilling behind-the-scenes saga of the first Space Age, which dramatizes the lives of its three Godfathers: Faustian engineer Wernher von Braun; occultist and co-founder of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Jack Parsons; and the Soviet Union's principal designer Sergei Pavlovich Korolev—as told by the author who brought you the amazing stories behind STAR WARS and INDIANA JONES!
The Life and Death of Blinstrubs by Bill Russo
Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
The life and times of one of America's most successful nightclubs - Blinstrub's Village. Follow the story of the venue and its glittering stars from the beginning right through to the tragic and needless end. Bill Russo draws the tale from his memories as a student in Boston's Kenmore Square in the 1960s as well as from a personal relationship to one of the key players in the club's orchestra.
The Train Now Leaving by Vivienne Barker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,740. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Four women, journey through life between 1905 and 1945—a mentally, physically, and financially draining period, leaving behind the Boer and Crimean wars of the late 1800s, thrust too soon into WW1, the Crash of 1929, and then just ten years later, WW2. Women had to be strong, raising their voices to be heard, coping with loss, deprivation, and fear...
Wounds into Wisdom by Kristie Higgins
Series: Backstretch. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,830. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Coming of age
Candy sets out to start her life over after her best friend is kidnapped. She has nothing left in New York and heads to Baltimore to find herself and start over. After an unsuccessful relationship and attempt at modeling, she heads to Pimlico to be a groom again. There she finds what she's looking for. However, her dream-come-true becomes a nightmare. How much more can she endure before giving up?
The Sky Fell on Alabama by Bill Russo
Price: Free! Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
A graphic photo of an injured woman compelled me to research the picture and discover the back-story of the most unique person in the entire history of he world. Read on to get 'the rest of the story'.
It's Perfectly Safe . . . The Rulison Matter by Marilyn Ludwig
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,560. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The year is 1969, and newly graduated Meg Shaw, arrives in Grand Valley, Colorado, eager to begin her first teaching job. But all too quickly, what seems to be a lucky opportunity takes on sinister undertones. What about The Project, a nuclear bomb test scheduled to take place in the neighboring town of Rulison? Meg and her friends try to unravel the twisted chain of lies and half-truths.
Something Scary by Steven A. Gentry
Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Coming of age(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In this brief flash fiction drama that takes place in the Old South shortly before the American civil war, two young men decide to meet upon the proverbial “field of honor” to settle their differences regarding the love of a woman.
A Perilous Journey Of Destiny by James F. Hunt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 195,330. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Joe Carr, born in poverty to an abusive alcoholic father, he is left to raise his new born brother when his mother dies in childbirth because his father refuses to come home. Joe finishes high school and leaves home after his younger brother dies. While digging his brother's grave, Joe is attacked by his father. Certain he has killed his father he runs from the law and joins the Marines.
Salt of Patriots by Donna Vitucci
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,290. Language: American English. Published: April 22, 2017 by Rebel ePublishers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Salt of Patriots is the story of family, of expectations and disappointments, pledges and pain, love and dreams and desire, remembering a place, an industry, and most of all an innocent trust in superiors, and in the world, which no longer exists.
Killing Jane Fonda by C.L. Lucas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,380. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Jane Fonda allowed a photographer to catch her astride the gunner’s seat of a North Vietnamese Anti-aircraft gun, she sparked the fury of American veterans for a generation. Her misstep that day only capped more egregious collaborations she had with her communist hosts on her activist vacation to war-ravaged Vietnam. In a photograph, tangible proof commingled with propaganda broadcasts she di
Pretty Boy by Bill Brooks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,430. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2017 by Encircle Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The Great Depression has brought with it hard times like nobody has ever seen. It's the era of gangsters G-Men hobos and soup lines. Indeed the future looks as dark as an Okie dust storm at least to those old enough to know better.
Crooked Foot by Evans Bissonette
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,750. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
While hunting, Crooked Foot—a boy less than two-hands old—and his grandfather encounter Tawasiki, the-bear-who-roams-along-the-Great-Ice. Crooked Foot remembers nights sitting near the campfire and listened to old men—hunters from long ago—who loudly told many stories, but spoke only in hushed voices of this creature lest the animal overheard their words and came for them.
Thirteen Months by K. W. Gorsky, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,780. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
A novel based on the real-life experiences of the author. Ski, the protagonist, who arrived in country (South Vietnam) at the tail end of the Tet offensive 1968, chronicles the everyday occurrences and emotions endured during his thirteen-month tour of duty in that controversial war.
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.
Quinn's War by Joe B. Slater
Price: Free! Words: 90,360. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Jamie Quinn is shot and left for dead by three men hunting an escaped slave. He crosses the state of Missouri and finds himself riding first with Jennison’s Jayhawkers and then with Bolin’s bushwackers. He saves one of the men he has been chasing from being sold downriver and, brings down a corrupt plantation owner.
Chrome Domes by K. W. Gorsky, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,240. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
A provocative, no-holds-barred, prequel and fact-based novel chronicling the rigors of Marine Corps boot camp at Parris Island, South Carolina, during the Vietnam War, experienced and shared by a “still wet behind the ears” protagonist.
The It Girl and Me - A Novel of Clara Bow by Laini Giles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,720. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
The secretary to actress Clara Bow describes her topsy-turvy life with the woman they called "The It Girl."
The Girl in Grey by Ashley Michel
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 121,570. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In the final years of the American Civil War, a young farm girl finds her world torn apart when a vicious attack leaves her homeless and orphaned. Donning the uniform of a Confederate soldier, she joins the army, posing as a man, in hopes of locating the raiders who killed her parents. Now living as "Andy," she must protect her secret from her own comrades and risk discovery as experiences life on
The Dark Farewell by Josh Lanyon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,130. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Historical » USA
Spiritualist Medium Julian Devereux claims to speak to the dead--and he charges a pretty penny for it. Newspaper man Flynn knows a phony when he sees one, and he’s convinced Devereux is as fake as a cigar store Indian. And he’s absolutely right. But when Julian begins to see bloodstained visions of a serial killer, the only person he can turn to is the cynical Mr. Flynn.