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Fiction » Historical » USA
New Shoes for Elizabeth - Coloring Book by Jenny Deason Copeland
Price: Free! Words: 550. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Historical » USA
Inspired by true events, this tween age chapter book is a fictional account of a Depression era Christmas on a share croppers farm in the Midwest. The thirteen year old heroine, Elizabeth, and her five brothers were enjoying all the fun of life on the farm when their father lost part of his hand in a farming accident. In spite of this tragedy, Elizabeth made this their best Christmas ever.
La leyenda de Mestizo Smith by Jake Jones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: Spanish. Published: November 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Esta historia comienza en la ciudad de Oklahoma lindan 1830, en un pequeño orfanato en los lindes de la ciudad. El orfanato estaba dirigido por una mujer que era la viuda de un ex-agente de la ley. Su marido fue asesinado en un intento de robo de un banco sólo yardas de su casa.
El fantasma Estampida by Jake Jones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,980. Language: Spanish. Published: November 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
Esta es la historia de cómo el Fantasma Estampida se convirtió en una leyenda en el folklore de Arizona. El incidente que comenzó la leyenda sucedió hace mucho tiempo. Pero incluso en el último año o dos, ha habido varios informes de la Phantom Stampede.
The Legend of Mongrel Smith by Jake Jones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Classics
This story begins in Oklahoma City abut 1830, in a small orphanage right at the edge of town. The orphanage was run by a woman who was the widow of an ex-lawman. Her husband was gunned down in a bank robbery attempt only yards from their home.
Ready Reference Treatise: Feathers by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » USA
The plot revolves around a sixth grade girl named Frannie who grows up during that time. There is only one white boy in the class. The arrival of that new white boy causes a lot of chaos in the class.
Cry of The Coyotes by Jake Jones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,190. Language: American English. Published: November 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
Bank robbery is one thing that these two brothers should have skipped. They received warnings, but didn't heed them. Arizona in the 1840's was and is an awesome place, but the Coyotes know best!
Twinkle, Twinkle by Glenda Yarbrough
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,830. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Historical » USA
1901 Americus, Georgia, Sala and Talu moves into the Windsor Hotel. Her mother has obtained a new job as a maid and they have a new home on the third floor of the hotel. Everything is wonderful until Sala meets Thornton Heitzig, a powerful business man and politician. He becomes Sala's lover but as time passes, he will also become her killer. And also Talu's. But Talu's ghost doesn't forget.
9/11 The Jumper by Peter J Anders
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,680. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Historical » USA
This short story is dedicated to all those who lost their lives in the attacks on America on the 11th September 2001. “A ‘jumper’ is somebody who goes to the office in the morning knowing that they will commit suicide”… “These people were forced out by the smoke and flames or blown out.” - Ellen Borakove, spokeswoman for the medical examiner’s office.
World Peace by Doug Nelson
Price: Free! Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
A small group of cynical irreverent young soldiers use guard duty to talk about why they were sent to war. The boxes of books sent to them from unknown sources are a springboard for discussion. They toss around the possibility of peace, but come to realize that they cannot influence why they are in Vietnam. What is left is to do right by the other soldiers and Marines in combat who depend on them.
Black and White With a Hint of Grey: A Time Paradox? by Anne Hendricks
Price: Free! Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 2 reviews)
An 1865 mystery encourages a child's imagination: what if a civil rights era leader could time travel?
Ready Reference Treatise: Edgar Huntly by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: 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.
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?
That Old Ball Game by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » 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.
NoDa Soda by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
The 1990s - especially the early years - in the North Davidson arts and entertainment district (NoDa) of Charlotte (NC, USA) are recounted in this 2200-word short story. Three of the early major NoDa figures who are now deceased (Terry Carano, Joe Behm, Bruce Gillenwater) are included in this recorded conversation between agents 32 and 33 on an April day in 2013. Another one in the pseries.
Plasma & Wigwood by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
The now-trendy Plaza-Midwood area of east Charlotte (NC, USA) is known as Plasma-Wigwood in hip circles. But, exactly how did this term come about? This 1600-word short story posits a possible source: a pair of young dudes, a Caucasian and an African American, in the mid-'70s. A truly electrifying theory. An Asian female puts the icing on the cake. Another one in the psecret psociety pseries.
Unexpected Blessings by Sarah J. McNeal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,950. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Historical » USA
When Juliet Wilding’s dreams are crushed, she cancels her wedding plans to Harry O’Connor. But Harry is not about to give up on the only woman he has ever loved. What neither of them expects is the event that will forever change both their lives. **Sweet
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