- African American fiction
- Alternative history
- Children’s books
- Coming of age
- Cultural & ethnic themes
- Fairy tales
- Gay & lesbian fiction
- Graphic novels & comics
- Humor & comedy
- Literary collections
- Mystery & detective
- Plays & Screenplays
- Science fiction
- Themes & motifs
- Thriller & suspense
- Transgressional fiction
- Visionary & metaphysical
- Women's fiction
- Young adult or teen
- Antiques & Collectibles
- Art, Architecture, Photography
- Business & Economics
- Career Guides
- Children's Books
- Comics (nonfictional)
- Computers and Internet
- Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits
- Education and Study Guides
- Engineering, trades, and technology
- Gay and Lesbian
- General reference
- Health, wellbeing, & medicine
- Home and Garden
- Language Instruction
- Literary criticism
- New Age
- Politics and Current Affairs
- Relationships and Family
- Religion and Spirituality
- Science and Nature
- Sex and Relationships
- Social Science
- Sports & outdoor recreation
- True Crime
Fiction » Historical » USA
Ready Reference Treatise: Edgar Huntly by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » USA
The book has the distinction of being one of the earliest works of American fiction. This is the first book in the history of America that depicts the tense relationship between Americans and Indians on the frontier.
Vengeance of Chane by Norman Gant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,200. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Chane was dead — the magnificent stud slave who had lived to breed was gone. His sons survived but under a hideous curse. And new life would come to the plantation only if the sons of Chane could find peace within themselves. For Brash, the mightiest of them all, there could be no peace until he had fought his way through humiliation, pain, and lustful women to achieve a terrible vengeance.
October Mourning: A Novel of the 1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic by James Rada, Jr
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,800. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
In October 1918, Spanish Flu left behind 40 million dead. In Cumberland, Md., Dr. Alan Keener wants to take steps to prevent its spread, but he is met with resistance from old-school doctors who believe that the flu’s deadliness is overblown and easily treated. His work is complicated as a street preacher named Kolas aids the flu’s spread.
The Rain Man by James Rada, Jr
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,590. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Raymond Twigg hates the rain because it gives the Rain Man power. It is a power to bring Raymond to his knees or drive him to deadly action. As the March 1936 rains bring the St. Patrick’s Day Flood, the worst flood ever seen in Cumberland, Maryland, it also unleashes the power of the Rain Man on the citizens of the city.
The Raid by James Dedman
Series: The Grant Family Saga, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,580. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The long-awaited sequel to "The Stolen Weekend," the Grant family saga continues as the United States truly enters World War 2!
Time's Best Friend by Jennette Marie Powell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,130. Language: American English. Published: September 19, 2015 by Mythical Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1939, Appalachian farm girl Florie fell in love with a frontiersman who traveled 200 years into the future. Four years later, she gets her chance to jump back to the 18th century and find him. But she travels too far into the past, only to find her frontiersman a stranger, Nazi soldiers camped out in her historic home, and her only friend a mysterious dog who just might be their spy.
In the Valley of Hope: Faith Conquers Fear by Richard Weirich
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 86,920. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
When Charlie Polk’s abusive father kicks him out of his home, Charlie sets out to find hope, acceptance and love which leads him to two beautiful women, one of whom holds the key to his success, but first he must go through the fires of temptation, vengeance, and scandal.
Antietam - Waking the Fury by Tecla Emerson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,970. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Emily at 15 is bored and annoyed with just about everything and everybody. Tired of her chores and irritated by the endless care of three younger sisters, she would like to have a life of her own. Her parents are absent; her Father is off fighting a war she doesn't understand and her Mother has left for Pennsylvania. As the eldest of the four sisters, she must take responsibility for her family.
Brantley Arms by Lori Lane Tarver
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,250. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2015 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
A world set ablaze by war… Lives in turmoil abroad and on the home front… A hard fought victory declared at last, but not on battlefields of hearts shattered by betrayal… When Annie Laurie’s husband enlists in the Army Air Corps, she works for the owner of a boardinghouse in Atlanta. Her work helps her cope with her loneliness. Beau returns home three years later to a wife he hardly recognizes.
Look Away by Billy Roper, Jr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,760. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
An alternate history of the American Civil War. What if World War I came fifty years early, and the South had won?
The Lady Bug by Paul Telegdi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 154,540. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 2 reviews)
: The book relates the experiences of a tank crew, driving a Sherman tank christened the Lady Bug, from the landing in Africa through campaigns in northern Italy. Sgt. Hawkins is in command, Jake is the gunner and Hicks is the loader. They survive combat, POW camp, horrendous losses along the way; the question is can they survive the peace, especially as Hawkins comes home badly wounded.
Death In Tombstone by Jennifer York
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Action
When Rebecca leaves sleepy Cape Cod for Tombstone, Arizona in the fall of 1881, she is hoping for a new life. However, she soon is caught in a deadly web of intrigue. Will Wyatt Earp be able to save her, or will she fall victim to a deadly game of intrigue?
The Road to Terminus by Catherine Leggitt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,170. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015 by Mountainview Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
The paths of three strangers collide on a desperate road trip along Route 66. One is running away, one is racing the clock, and the child who binds them merely hopes to survive.
That Old Ball Game by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Agents 32 and 33 of the psecret psociety take in a minor league baseball game in Charlotte in April of 2014. They are almost struck by a baseball, but it curves and becomes a just-inside-the-foul-pole home run. Agent 33 keeps recalling a San Francisco Giants - Los Angeles Dodgers game back in 1992 at the old Candlestick Park, as if it has some relevance to their present moment.
A Passage Back by Chuck Walsh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,620. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015 by vinspirepublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » General
When a freak accident renders middle-aged Chase Watson unconscious, he awakens to his deceased mother standing over him along with his Little League teammates. And he's wearing his uniform. He's found his way back to his childhood. He'll spend as much time as he has wrestling with decisions that could affect the future...and possibly saving the life of his best friend.
Enoch's Folly by Giovanni Torre
Price: Free! Words: 112,130. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime(4.50 from 2 reviews)
“You know what the old timers say about Comely? They say the Devil is afraid of him.” Aldous Comely; entrepreneur, philanthropist, bon vivant, crime lord. He has his finger on every conceivable pulse, but his grip is starting to slip. Chance encounters and unexpected friendships force him to remember what it's like to be a human being - at the worst possible time: An old enemy is back in town.
The Hawk: Part Three by Anna Scott Graham
Series: The Hawk. Price: Free! Words: 62,500. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
In this third part of the series, set in 1962, the culmination of the Snyders’ dreams becomes reality, yet the truth about Laurie and Stanford makes Sam wary. Pastor Marek Jagucki is introduced, providing peace to Eric, but slight worry for Lynne. However it’s Renee to fret most, when Sam’s sister Frannie makes a dramatic announcement.
Skettleton's War by Carl Reader
Price: $5.98 USD. Words: 46,300. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » USA
Joshua Skettleton, a narcoleptic Confederate soldier, is bat-shit crazy. The hope that he'll see his son Josh again and the friendship of another soldier, Jeb Charles, help him to cling to some semblance of humanity while the rank butchery, race, religious hatred and greed of the rich tear his soul apart and nearly destroy him. He makes it home, but can't help flash back to the horrors of war.