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New Beginnings
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » USA
New Beginnings by Brianna Holbrook is a collection of three flash fictions about the challenges that come along with life. These dramatic tales explore how a tormented soul can adapt to a new world, and how mistakes sometimes cost more than you think.
The Apple Pie Prize: An Owen Family Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
No one in Shenandoah County would say Rod Owen lacked vigor. The evidence is clear, with six young’uns running around the farm and his wife Julia about to call in the midwife. But a pie crust and a small boy with a sack of dead squirrels can be vexing impediments when such a man wants a little kissin' in the kitchen. A short story packed with insights into early times at the Owen Family farm.
The Hawk: Part Twelve
Series: The Hawk. Price: Free! Words: 70,370. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Eric’s reunion with the New Yorkers is marred by Stanford’s reticence, but Klaudia’s surprise return offers Marek a second chance. As Lynne contemplates adding to their family, Eric’s guilt over what happened in Texas threatens the couple’s marriage; will Eric ever accept the truth about Pop Bellevue’s death?
Body on the Tracks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,990. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
It’s 1943 onboard a zephyr express train between Chicago and Denver. Zephyrette Brita discovers a murder in the Chicago railyard. Brita uncovers a plot to poison the national food supply as she chases an escaped Nazi hitman before another murder happens.
Shadows in the Fog - A Block Island Tale
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,070. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Molly lived on an island far away from the mainland. She was an orphan and there was no one to care for her. Sent to live in a house filled with boys she was pressed into the role of cook and caretaker. Her life became that of a servant.
Secrets of the Stream
Series: The Copper Creek Series. Price: Free! Words: 72,670. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1880s Missouri, Jane Randolph must untangle a jumble of secrets to save her town, her family, and her chance at happiness from ruin at the hands of a greedy outsider bent on revenge.
The Other Santa
Price: Free! Words: 44,160. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Angie has traveled with her father/tutor to many towns affected by the recession. James, the reporter, has caught up with them and that isn't good. Lies and secrets are bound to be exposed by him, with a merry Ho, Ho or without one.
The Burning
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,780. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2017 by Annorlunda Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
George Ferris has worked hard to make a good life for himself and his family without going into the coal mines that shortened his father’s life. Now, a slow-moving catastrophe is threatening to take it all away. How far will he go to protect everything he has worked for? And will he realize what really matters before it is too late?
Johnny Rebel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2017 by Martin. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » USA
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When a troop of Union Army Cavalry ride into the small Confederate town of Red Sands, towards the end of the American Civil War, they discover they have just missed the notorious Confederate renegade, William Quantrill. In his determination to get information about Quantrill, Lieutenant Farrell takes the law into his own hands. This is a side story to the Bounty Hunter series by Martyn C Marais.
Family Myths
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,820. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
The dramatic final chapter of the Augustus Family Trilogy. Once again an Augustus is protecting themselves and the family name with lies. In 1960, rich, pampered, Elizabeth Augustus leaves college and disappears into the developing, San Francisco, California, hippy scene. Beneath the shield of her lies, Elizabeth's deceptions become her truth and the truth of all who know her.
A Tale the River Turns
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,920. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The Reed family saga begins and ends in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. Their legacy grows with each generation, especially ship’s captain Roderick and intrepid aviatrix Cynthia. This family and their friends struggle with each other just as powerfully with building a business from scratch, with economic disaster, with enemies in both World Wars, and with spies and gangsters.
The Point of the Sword
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,770. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
The Point of the Sword is a powerful love story of a man of experience, and of the enraptured coming of age of a girl of independence. Set in 1925 in Ship Bottom, New Jersey, this novel presents Andrew Derwent, formerly of the Royal Navy, who has moved to America to start a new life; and Sabine Mercier, a painter. They meet, by chance, on the pure white sands. Their lives will never be the same.
Acquaintance
Series: Medicine for the Blues. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,380. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1920s Portland, Oregon, a homosexual surgeon—a veteran of WWI—meets an ambitious young jazz musician, who is questioning his own sexuality, and they struggle with social conventions and the Ku Klux Klan. This is Book 1 of the trilogy Medicine for the Blues, a work of LGBT historical fiction which explores the complexities of gender and sexuality through the lens of the early 20th century.
Cold Silence of Deception
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,000. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » USA
John Jacobs was a man trained to kill by his Country. He did it well, and his bravery and actions were noticed by good and bad people. Read this page-turner, the first by author, Eric Redmon, and try to keep up with the twists and turns as John tries to blend his covert missions from Texas to Beirut with his desire for a normal life of marriage and family. You will not be disappointed.
Hunter's Stand
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,990. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2017 by Stillman Press. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » USA
Everyone seems to want James Hunter dead. Even a beautiful young woman tries to kill him. When a band of murderous outlaws target him and the eccentric rancher who takes him in, their only hope is to lure the vigilantes to the same canyon where Hunter's life took a dramatic turn many years before. The killing ground.
Hauntin' Taunton - The State Asylum
Price: Free! Words: 19,620. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Taunton State Hospital: an eerie New England campus of forty ornate 19th century buildings that have housed some of America’s most bizarre and dangerous criminals – murderous monsters who avoided the hangman’s rope only because they were judged to be lunatics. Sometimes punishment comes from a different source, as Poison Ivy (the Hug and Drug Killer) and "Cannabelle" are about to find out.
The Clay Sustains: Book 3 in The Clay Series
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,070. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
When she marries the man her father chose for her, she learns the shaman in her new village is a man who had previously terrorized her. Because he is determined to control her and the village, she must learn to use her power by calling on the raven, her spirit, to resist. With the lives of her family and the future of the village at stake, she must confront his magic, but at what cost?
Forever Quail Crossings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,410. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A stranger comes calling and Quail Crossings will never be the same.
A Promise Child
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,560. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
In 1932, Sibyl, a young banker’s daughter, falls in love with a down- on-his-luck hobo. Can she break from her socialist father’s beliefs and find godly love?
Rock Hands’ Sons
Series: Rock Hands. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,670. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
It’s been three and a half years since Gerald Williams fought and defeated Curl Burleson in a memorable fight that people still talked about in the small community of Helton where the fight was held. It didn’t matter that the man known as ‘Rock Hands’ hadn’t fought since the fabled ‘fight of the Century’. He was constantly getting inquiries from seedy fight promoters and young,