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Fiction » Historical » USA
Typewriter vs. Word Processor by Allister Remm
Price: Free! Words: 410. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
An old skool mechanical typewriter and a modern day word processor debate with each other over whether or not the typewriter still serves a purpose in the 21st century.
Home to Hidden Springs by Nilah Rodgers Turner
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,680. Language: American English. Published: January 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Follow Elizabeth’s twenty-five years of trials and tribulations in the raw Republic of Texas near Jefferson and Caddo Lake from 1840 through the American Civil War. Reared as a sensible, but genteel, Mississippi debutante, she is forced to assume an ahead-of-her-times role. Despite hardships, she builds a successful cotton plantation, yet ends up devastated, penniless, and back where she started.
Chocolate For Lilly by Caroline Clemens
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,310. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Robert and Emmaline were childhood friends, the pair meet up again in the 1920's and set off on an adventure via train to find the sister she never knew existed, and he to showcase his treasures, or inventions, to none other than Edison himself.
Shadow of Doubt by Peter Tanner
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 123,420. Language: American English. Published: December 31, 2017 by Tanner Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The new President has ordered the elimination of the Soviet missile threat, as if no one has been trying since the start of the Cold War. Mike Taylor is called in to help and this is the story of how the U.S. government conned the USSR into bankruptcy and collapse.
Her Time by Hallett German
Series: Historical Fiction · My Personal Favorites · Historical Look at Real People. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,640. Language: American English. Published: December 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
So you REALLY know Ben Franklin? Wife Debby thinks otherwise! Mrs. Franklin was more than capable founding mother -- businesswoman, postmistress, mother of three, civic-minded citizen, and wife. With the help of a debt-ridden medium and the least of her descendants, she gets to tell her story. An honest, funny, and warm historical retelling from a colonial woman not afraid to speak her mind.
An Inconceivable Deception (A Victorian Romance) Book 4, Defiant Hearts Series by Sydney Jane Baily
Series: Defiant Hearts, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,270. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
She has loved and lost, or has she? With her marital status a mystery, Rose Malloy slips into quiet solitude. William Woodsom is determined to coax back the lighthearted beauty who had dazzled Boston’s elite. He captures her fragile heart until the past resurfaces, bringing intrigue and murder. Can Rose prevent further heartache – or will her future be destroyed by an Inconceivable Deception?
Maggie Quinn by Susan K Droney
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,250. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2017 by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In 1840's Ireland, with most of her family wiped out from disease and the fields ravaged by the potato famine, Maggie Quinn, along with her younger brother Patrick, realizes she has no choice but to leave her beloved Ireland. Leaving Ireland isn't as easy as she thinks and she's forced to make a daring escape for the better life she's been told awaits her in America.
New Beginnings by Brianna Holbrook
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 by Marsha Ward
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 by Anna Scott Graham
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 by Barb Schlichting
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.
An Unexpected Blessing: A Collection of Short Stories by Amber E. Nease
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,510. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Historical
A great read for a weekend afternoon, a commute on a train, or while sitting in an airport. Follow the stories of six women and their families as they experience hope, love, reconciliation, compassion, and new life.
Shadows in the Fog - A Block Island Tale by Tecla Emerson
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.
A Young Man's Dreams by Barbara Bothwell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,310. Language: American English. Published: November 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is the first book following the career and life of Joseph Montgomery. The story opens in Chicago and finishes in New York at the outbreak of World War I in 1914. It follows his travels to Florida and to London.
Abandoned Homes: Vietnam Revenge Murders by Frank Hopkins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,240. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Historical » USA
Abandoned Homes: Vietnam Revenge Murders is a suspenseful serial killer crime novel. U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War ended in 1975 when the U.S. abandoned its embassy in Saigon. However, the hate developed during the war years, especially at universities continued. The search for a serial killer reveals a complex web of interrelated former students, a crusading newspaper reporter, and CIA.
Mended by Moonlight: A Shenandoah Neighbors Novella by Marsha Ward
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,790. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
A grief-stricken Confederate widow. A Union surgeon plagued by guilt. What possible set of circumstances would bring them to a meeting of the minds? Can there be a happily-ever-after for Ella Ruth and Alex during Reconstruction? Mended by Moonlight is best enjoyed if read after the Owen Family Saga novel, Gone for a Soldier.
Secrets of the Stream by Elizabeth A. Miller
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 by Anna del C. Dye
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.
Crescent Moon Rising by Peter Tanner
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 119,290. Language: American English. Published: November 10, 2017 by Tanner Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A new president has decided to make war on terrorists. Unconventional warfare requires Colonel Holly West to come up with unconventional means.
The Burning by J.P. Seewald
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?