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The Darkness: Tales From a Revolution - Maine
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,530. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016 by Brief Candle Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
George is a simple farmboy, more interested in sneaking a break than in the intrigues of the Revolution. Even after the British come to town in a blaze of cannonfire, he stays out of it... until Louise crosses his path, and draws him into her mysterious world. When that world falls into shadow, the results will make history—and turn George’s life completely upside-down.
The Rovers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,020. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
During the Roaring Twenties anything was possible for those who dreamed big and were willing to risk it all. This is the story of two men who traveled different paths, yet whose fates were inextricably entwined. Theirs is a tale of love and lust, truth and deception, history and fantasy, damnation and redemption—and Baseball.
Sisters in Suffrage
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016 by WDM Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Nineteen-year-old Emily Tuttle defies her father and travels to Washington, D.C. to join her idol, Alice Paul, in the fight for women’s suffrage. With high hopes, she joins Ms. Paul’s “Silent Sentinels” only to discover that her expectations of easy victory have been naïve. Will Emily and her sisters in suffrage gain the right for women to vote?
Wendell & Tyler: We're Off! : On the Road Series, Vol. 1
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 66,220. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2016 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
These two 16-year-olds are off on a summer-long road trip, driving a luxury RV from Los Angeles to Atlanta, without any idea what they are doing, Taking off from Los Angeles, Vol. 1, of the trilogy starts them on a sometimes dangerous, sometimes comic, journey that gets them eventually to Tombstone, by way of karaoke bars, alpine slides and nudist colonies, full of kindly people and lunatics.
Maggie Elizabeth Harrington
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 67,680. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2016 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Maggie Elizabeth Harrington is the story of a young woman in the 1890s, whose world is a remote northern Michigan mining town, where she tries to save a pack of young wolves from a bounty hunter.
A Sign of the Times
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 40,540. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Teacher Leanna Pallas is committed to bringing education to a rural Pennsylvania town in 1885. Not everyone there values education. The Collier family have been blacksmiths for generations. Now they must decide if they should send their teenage son Joshua to school, or train him to work in the family business.
Spirit Journey (Dawson Chronicles Book 3)
Series: Dawson Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,850. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2016 by Gold Crown Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Clean Historical Western Cowboy Romance Novel - Includes Never Before Published Bonus Novel/Story. Shy Skip Keller and beautiful Peanut Lennox, helped by some matchmakers, find romance while traveling through the Black Hills. Will the magic of the ancient mountains create an unbreakable bond or will it be torn asunder by anger and mistrust?
Rosewood, An Island Plantation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 137,810. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016 by thewordverve inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
This is the story of Aureline Labouisse Ravenal and Henry Edwards—the passionate struggle of their stormy marriage—a struggle from island jungle cabin to plantation mansion. The continuing historical saga is set in the era of post-Revolutionary War South. Rosewood, An Island Plantation is the successor to the Winds of Change.
Scoop
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A sex scandal is rocking the White House. Small-town reporter Nicole Jettison is having psychic visions that point to a political conspiracy that leads right to the Oval Office. Jettison is determined to get evidence to confirm her visions and uncover the plot to remove a sitting president. If she’s successful she’ll have the scoop of the decade. That is, If she can avoid becoming a casualty.
Blinded Nirvana Series Book 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,290. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Historical » USA
After Addie Blackburn's mother dies, she boards a train to her grandparents' plantation home; grandparents she's never even talked to, let alone met. In New York, Addie and her mother were dirt poor but in Virginia, she's practically a princess. Why did her mother leave in the first place? Who is her father? Does he live on the plantation? Why is her grandfather obsessed with eye surgeries?
A Happy Man
Price: Free! Words: 50,810. Language: American English. Published: April 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Martin Burke married and raised three children during the Depression and ended up secure and successful. He thought everybody gets some luck, but not everybody grabs his chances and takes the risks. He called it luck but he wrestled it from the bastards who wanted him to stay hopeless and powerless and not be their problem. Well, he and his socialist buddies were going to fight them till they won.
Soldier Boys: Tales of the Civil War
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 57,400. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016 by Personville Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Philosophical author Jack Matthews takes snapshots of Civil War soldiers as they cheat death and mess around between battles. Without dwelling on the war's tragic dimension, these old-fashioned (and historically accurate) yarns are infused with irony and a youthful sense of adventure. They also ask you to ponder the human condition as people of that time might have done.
Moonshiner's Justice
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,520. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » USA
Frank Jamison is an Appalachian man who relies on his moonshining business to help his family endure the harsh times of the 1920s. However, when he finds out the local authorities and federal revenuers are out to dismantle his operation for the second time in three years, grave memories resurface for the seasoned moonshiner, ones that could ignite an old-fashioned backwoods shoot out.
Fort Fisher: The Battle for the Gibraltar of the South
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 62,490. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
While two armies inflict mutual carnage in a series of virtual draws, the Union Navy slowly encircles the South, closing its harbors one by one. Wilmington, NC remains the last port through which flow the imported military supplies necessary to keep the Army of Northern Virginia in the field. And Wilmington is protected by Fort Fisher, the impregnable "Gibraltar of the South."
Studio Relations: Love in the Golden Age of Hollywood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,920. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1935 Hollywood, in the midst of the Great Depression, and the Women’s Decency League railing against working women, female director Vivien Howard struggles to convince studio executive Weston Holmes that she is the best director to make a Civil War movie. When a publicity mishap leads to a marriage of convenience, Vivien and Weston must overcome their differences to get their Hollywood ending.
This Old House
Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 14,900. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A Connecticut ex-pat comes to Vermont looking for his roots. He finds a great Uncle in his nineties still alive and makes him happy by moving into the house of his ancestors. There are several hidden facts connected with the old Farm and house. A little insight into what Prohibition of the 1920s and 30s was like and the people at that time.
Riversitting 01: In the North Pacific Gyre
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,310. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
From the open-pit coal mines of Kansas to the West End Foster's Freeze, a trip across 120 years of stupidity, cupidity, victory and glory, hopeless love and blowing it, big time. An encounter with Zina, Hellen Hell-Fire, Marcus, Mulberry Wing, Gridley (who has no face), J.K. and Boron, the lunkhead Tustin, and the ethereal Beanblossom. And it keeps getting weirder.
Halfbreed Law (A Havelock Novel)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,570. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
Halfbreed marshal Garet Havelock sets off across the Mojave Desert to retrieve $100,000 in stolen gold bullion. Fate has served up its own brand of justice when he realizes the man he’s after is the Yankee raider who shot him years before, Buzz Donovan. But Donovan is pure evil, and Havelock is the only man who can stop his cruel atrocities with a taste of HALFBREED LAW…if he lives through it.
South of Rising Sun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 157,380. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
Danger stalks U.S. Marshal Alistair Taggart as Kansas pushes for statehood, and further violence escalates as the Civil War begins. Taggart must deal with cattle rustlers and highwaymen near the Kansas territorial capital of Lecompton, but is he getting too old for the job? A Kansas twister is the least of his worries in the resolution of a tough case that will cost him dearly.
This Dam Life
Series: The Highwaymen, Verse 3. Price: Free! Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is a set of newspaper clippings about a construction worker and the early days of the Boulder (Hoover) Dam project.