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Fiction » Historical » USA
A Warriors Long Journey to China by Vernon B. Bushway, Jr
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 68,750. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The time is early 1941 and Edward Karl (Ed) is a Gunnery Sergeant in the United States Marine Corps and is transferred to San Diego California from the China Marines. Ed is assigned to a new elite group being formed called “Carlson’s Raiders” named after the Commander of the group Lieuteant Colonel Carlson. World War Ii breaks out with the bombing of Pearl Harbor; off to the South Pacific
The Hawk: Part Two by Anna Scott Graham
Price: Free! Words: 61,050. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
In this second part of the series, set in 1961, as the Snyders adjust to change, Sam Ahern relives some of his Korean War experiences. Meanwhile Lynne Snyder undergoes a transformation and Stanford hosts an exhibit of Eric’s work that catapults the artist into sudden fame.
Take a Rifle From a Dead Man by Larry Matthews
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,190. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
A mesmerizing work of fiction based on the true life story of one of America's Unsung Heroes...spy, secret agent, soldier, hero...the father of the author.
Presidential Whispers by Michael Cantwell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,410. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
Have you ever wanted help surviving freshman year in high school? Alex Schuler relies on the past Presidents of the United States. Alex's grandfather removed a magical book from the White House written by the men who founded the USA. When Alex reads from it, Abe Lincoln, Thomas Jefferson, George Washington and others from the past, come alive offering guidance.
The Red Scarf (The Kate Brady Series Book 2) by Babette Hughes
Series: The Kate Brady Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,330. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » USA
The dramatic historical crime drama of Kate Brady continues as she joins the FBI, falls in love with an agent and goes undercover to bring down a major crime family.
Flashman and Madison's War by Robert Brightwell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,390. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
It is an extraordinary tale of an almost forgotten war, with inspiring leaders, incompetent commanders, a future American president, terrifying warriors (and their equally intimidating women), brave sailors, trigger-happy madams and a girl in a wet dress who could have brought a city to a standstill.
Kismet~Nesselorette The Beginning A Novella Book 2 by Clem Maddox
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,440. Language: American English. Published: May 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Kismet grew to be the most powerful and nefarious swamp voodoo witchcraft woman of the black arts known around the Louisiana bayou swamps. Her legacy was born from a hatred of losing the once in a lifetime opportunity to rise from poverty into royalty. Her madness spanned more than one hundred years in search of the hidden wealth stolen from the de Broglie royalty family.
Broken Vows by Nolan Carlson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,220. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015 by vinspirepublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
One man's promise to God becomes his torment. When a charismatic priest starts his first assignment at St. Francis, he helps to transform a tired, complacent parish into one of renewed faith and hope. He’s loved by the parishioners and knows he is following the right path. Still, there is something missing from his life, something he can’t place until a beautiful war widow steals his heart.
When Saigon Surrendered: A Kentucky Mystery by James Aura
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,820. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
When Saigon Surrenders is a coming of age story and a mystery set against the backdrop of a Kentucky family whose lives are forever changed by war.
The Runaway by Terry Kay
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 148,070. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Tom and Son Jesus, two 12-year-old boys--one black and one white born the same hour of the same day--are best friends who spend their days dreaming, fishing, and trying to escape work. But their fun comes to an abrupt halt when they discover a human bone. This work is set in the 1940s and uses the relationships of two boys as a springboard for the beginning of desegregation in the South.
Ella Wood (Ella Wood, 1) by Michelle Isenhoff
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,500. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015 by Candle Star Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Historical » USA
As North and South sweep toward war, Emily must battle her father's traditional expectations in a personal bid for freedom. Her assumptions about slavery have been shattered, and her dream of attending university has blossomed into fierce ambition. Meanwhile, the real fight may lie within her heart, which stubbornly refuses to accept that a choice for indendence must be a choice against love.
Jesusita by Ronald L. Ruiz
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,600. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015 by Amika Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Jesusita is the story of immigrants—legal and illegal—trying to survive in California in the years after World War II. The interrelated lives of these people provide a complex, sometimes violent, and often tragic image of American poverty within the nation’s postwar boom.
The Outlaw, Billy Starbuck by Kit Prate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,420. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
When Will Simpson decides to turn outlaw, he does it up right! Robbing trains will bring him the fame and wealth he craves—and will also ensure he’ll end up with the girl he loves. But his first train robbery goes awry and he makes a lifelong enemy of payroll guard Kyle Lassiter, who loses his arm in the heist. THE OUTLAW, BILLY STARBUCK, as Will calls himself now, is born.
The Metronome by D. R. Bell
Price: Free! Words: 87,210. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » USA
When investigating his father's death, a man uncovers a web of money, murder, revenge and evidence of a plot involving the world's superpowers.
Enlisting Redemption by D. Allen Henry
Series: Sutherland Saga, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 82,650. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
When twenty-one year old college student Trevor Sutherland enlists Rebecca Carey in a birthday party performance, it leads to a heinous crime. Her subsequent disappearance will ultimately send Trevor on a decade long quest for redemption, one fraught with intrigue, deception, and ultimately murder.
My Father the God by D. Allen Henry
Price: Free! Words: 81,290. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Having completed his first year at Hanford University, Scotsman Sloan Stewart begins the summer of 1941 working at The Orchard Inn with his friends James, Isolde and Sabrina. But entanglements inevitably lead to a shocking event, one that will transform each of them irrevocably through war, peace, and ultimately, the remainder of their lives. Can they ever surmount the errors of their youth?
The Tides of War by Nicholas Rogers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 128,010. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A young marine escorting his best friends body home… A young woman running from her past… A long over night flight … A beach house… Two weeks alone together … Torn apart by war they meet again twenty years later…
Songbird by Laci Barry Post
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 99,960. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Can those left behind endure? When the travesties and social changes of World War II confront a small southern town, faith, family, and love sustain the lives of one young woman and her family.
The Hawk: Part One by Anna Scott Graham
Price: Free! Words: 67,610. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Painter Eric Snyder harbors a secret known only to his wife, Lynne. When Eric’s latest disappearance raises the suspicions of best friends Sam and Renee Ahern, Lynne can no longer keep the truth under wraps. While the Aherns ponder this phenomenon, Eric embarks upon a search for his father, once again taking him far from the woman he loves.
Blossom by Christopher Lentz
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,140. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Irresistibly drawn to each other, fortune-cookie maker Blossom Sun and silver-fortune heir Brock St. Clair find love at first sight. They also find that every secret has a price. The problem: He’s about to be married and she’s engaged. The bigger problem: It’s April 18, 1906, and a catastrophic earthquake and inferno are about to bring San Francisco to its knees.