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Fiction » Historical » USA
Escape From Purgatory by Scarlet Darkwood
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,430. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
The unthinkable can happen. Claire Wright learns this nightmarish truth when life comes tumbling down around her. In her world, men still rule, and that includes what they do with their wives.
Life is a Cabernet: A Companion Wine Novella to The Winemakers by Jan Moran
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,620. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
From Jan Moran, the author of The Winemakers from St. Martin’s Press, comes a novella that’s as rich and irresistible as a fine cabernet wine. Henri Laurent is everything Napa wine publicist Juliana Cardona desires—intelligent, handsome, wealthy, and widowed—but is the mysterious vintner really who he says he is, and can her heart risk the chance of love once more?
Steering to Freedom by Patrick Gabridge
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 103,980. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
In May 1862, Robert Smalls, a slave and ship’s pilot in Charleston, South Carolina, crafts a daring plan to steal the steamship Planter and deliver it, along with, the crew and their families to the Union blockade, After risking his life to escape slavery, Robert faces an even more difficult challenge: convincing Abraham Lincoln to enlist black troops.
A Lifetime Again by Rosanne Higgins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,360. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The Orphans and Inmates series chronicles three sisters who are orphaned on the journey from Ireland to Buffalo, New York. The history of Buffalo unfolds as the girls become women, each making their mark on the burgeoning city. A Lifetime Again, book four, focuses on Buffalo's earliest insane asylum and the relationship between the gift of clairvoyance and insanity.
Windmill Point by Jim Stempel
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 120,970. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Windmill Point is gripping historical fiction that vividly brings to life two desperate weeks during the spring of 1864, when the resolution of the American Civil War was balanced on a razor’s edge.
Lure of the Outlands by Keith Keltner
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,230. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Surviving multiple yellow fever epidemics in Memphis, a young man goes on to become a war hero of the Spanish-American war. However, is he a war hero or has his murderous past caught up with him? Battling malaria confuses his story, as he suffers fever-induced delusions. Follow along as an Army doctor travels to Memphis to try to discover the truth.
Cowboy & Injin Dictionary: The Official Companion to the Cha'a Many Horses Series by Barbara Neville
Series: Cha'a Many Horses. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
A companion volume to Barbara Neville's Cha'a Many Horses series. Some unconventional spelling is used in the Cha’a Many Horses and Spirit Animal books to impart an authentic cowboy feel to the narrative. Here is a guide to the more unusual vernacular terms, along with the Spanish, Apache, Hawaiian Pidgin and assorted other words used in the books.
The Hawk: Part Ten by Anna Scott Graham
Series: The Hawk. Price: Free! Words: 57,680. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Lynne prepares for changes while in Texas John Doe still possesses no memory of his family. Aware of Laurie’s plans to move west, Stanford travels for a baby’s birth, but finds no trace of Eric. Jane remembers Stanford, but will Laurie let that man back into his heart?
Poisoned Wells by Andre Jute
Series: Cold War, Hot Passions, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,090. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » USA
After Kim Philby’s betrayals, Central Intelligence is so paralyzed by fear of Soviet penetration that only risk-free operations are sanctioned. Hubbell Adams returns from Vietnam scarred but nonetheless goes into the field with the Company's greatest aggressive operation in twenty years to seduce the KGB's insider of insiders into defection.
Gardens of Hope: A Novel by Michael Holloway Perronne
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,410. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2016 by Chances Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Can two men from the same city but segregated worlds maintain a connection during a time in US history that not only brands one of them as the enemy but denies that a love such as theirs exists?
A Burnished Rose - Book I by Christine Keleny
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,750. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » General
Book II of the Rose Series: Today women have a glass ceiling. In the 1930s that ceiling was made of wood, so following your dream only took you so far—especially if you went against societal norms and what your friends and family told you you should or should not do. This is the story told in A Burnished Rose, the much-anticipated sequel to the award-winning Rosebloom.
What Child Is This? by Gilbert M. Stack
Price: Free! Words: 11,350. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
In the Depression Era Midwest, a lost boy, a grieving mother, and a small town deputy sheriff try to bring about a Christmas miracle.
Two Lovers by Beverly Adam
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,580. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Two Lovers is the love story between legendary Hollywood actress Carole Lombard, and the famous singer known as "The Valentino of The Radio," Russ Columbo. Recently divorced from her first husband, William Powell (The Thin Man), Carole attends a performance to hear popular radio star, Russ Columbo, sing at The Cocoanut Grove, beginning an unforgettable romance. "A must read": Russ Columbo Society.
Once Upon A Tee: A Golf Story by William Willis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,640. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Sports, Fiction » Historical » USA
This stirring tale of survival and hope chronicles the journey of two friends from the horrors of World War II to a quest for athletic mastery. Boudreaux and Johnny try to overcome their post-war bitterness with the help of new friends and an antique golf club. Did golf save them, or did they save golf?
The Last Red-Line Brig by Peter Carini
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,870. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Meet Joe Carini: youthful renegade, independent thinker, compassionate husband and corpsman of the US Navy as the Vietnam War begins to surface. Joe was never the ambitious type. He liked to keep his head down and do an honest day's work whilst dreaming of seeing Europe. He wasn't interested in war, or in learning discipline in the US Navy
Mayday by Christopher Carr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,430. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » General
A series of gruesome murders take place in the Midwest, all seemingly connected to the shootings of nine Kent State students by the Ohio National Guard in 1970. Mayday features a feisty FBI agent on the case who fears that her absent father is involved in the murders, flashbacks to that fateful day at Kent State, and a final nail-biting chase scene where the past comes full circle.
Like Knights of Old by Eileen Gonzalez
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » USA
Like Knights of Old is the inspiring tale of Alice Jung, a Chinese-American teenager who learns to take life's obstacles by the throat and squeeze until it gives her at least some of what she wants. Oh, and a sea monster. Can't have an uplifting story about overcoming obstacles without a sea monster, after all.
Legend of Shane McLean ~ Quest for Vengeance by Ian McLean
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,800. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2016 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Western
At fifteen, Frank “Shane” McLean covets a commission in the Texas Rangers. With the shadow of civil war on the country’s doorstep, he uncovers a dark family secret. His God-fearing father Kirby is an Illuminati henchman and hired assassin for the secret society. When his father is killed in front of him, Shane begins a violent quest for revenge...
Over the Course of a Lifetime by J. G. Woodward
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,660. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
The historical fiction novel was written before same sex union became federally recognized in the USA, giving a riveting account of what life was like before the LGBTQ community had the same civil rights as other citizens - with a twist - in this story, only 10% of the population is heterosexual.
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