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Fiction » Historical » USA
Hauntin' Taunton - The State Asylum by Bill Russo
Price: Free! Words: 19,620. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Taunton State Hospital: an eerie New England campus of forty ornate 19th century buildings that have housed some of America’s most bizarre and dangerous criminals – murderous monsters who avoided the hangman’s rope only because they were judged to be lunatics. Sometimes punishment comes from a different source, as Poison Ivy (the Hug and Drug Killer) and "Cannabelle" are about to find out.
The Clay Sustains: Book 3 in The Clay Series by Sharon Miller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,070. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
When she marries the man her father chose for her, she learns the shaman in her new village is a man who had previously terrorized her. Because he is determined to control her and the village, she must learn to use her power by calling on the raven, her spirit, to resist. With the lives of her family and the future of the village at stake, she must confront his magic, but at what cost?
The Beamy Courage Gerta Scholler by Gillespie Lamb
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,270. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2017 by Rogue Phoenix Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Orphaned in New York City in the middle of the 19th century, Gerta Scholler finds new family and survives tragedy on a Kansas homestead.
I Shot JFK by Jake Aaron
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,830. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Deceived with soul-crushing lies, a medical student commits the crime of the century. Then, as sinister forces methodically eliminate accomplices one by one, the future doctor cleverly fights back from the ends of the earth — finding love and new meaning in life.
The Life Story of a House by Dale A Doggett
Price: $4.99 USD. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017 by Fountain Blue Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The house tells you its story, how it was built, all the good times it has seen and the changes of the way of life and people. From the day it is built, till the day it is to be demolished, this is the story as only the house can te
A Promise Child by Kathryn Spurgeon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,560. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
In 1932, Sibyl, a young banker’s daughter, falls in love with a down- on-his-luck hobo. Can she break from her socialist father’s beliefs and find godly love?
Rock Hands’ Sons by Gene Thomas
Series: Rock Hands. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,670. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
It’s been three and a half years since Gerald Williams fought and defeated Curl Burleson in a memorable fight that people still talked about in the small community of Helton where the fight was held. It didn’t matter that the man known as ‘Rock Hands’ hadn’t fought since the fabled ‘fight of the Century’. He was constantly getting inquiries from seedy fight promoters and young,
With a Little Help by Warren Adams-Ockrassa
Series: Tales from the Eastern Shore, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,860. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Donny Wilson's act of desperation ends when Jake Sanders saves his life. It becomes a new beginning as he finds in Jake more than friendship, more than affection, more, even, than a lover; and with the help of their mutual friend Maggie, Donny discovers things about himself he never knew. But his history is about to rediscover him, with fury burning in its heart and hatred curdling its soul.
A Higher Standard by Warren Adams-Ockrassa
Series: Tales from the Eastern Shore, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,700. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Denham McMurrough is fascinated with computers and electronics. His friend Wilfred Sinclair is a mathematics genius. Together they create a new kind of device that can encrypt any message, faster, cheaper, and more reliably than any other means. But when Denham falls in love with Frieda Glanz, a former German national, the FBI takes notice … and things heat up in ways the lovers never expected.
Time Invested by Ginger Simpson
Price: $1.99 $0.99 USD. (50% off!) Words: 16,100. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2017 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Why won’t Meagan Murphy’s father allow her to date anyone in uniform? He must have reasons he hasn’t shared, but contrary to Daddy’s rules, Meg meets Ryan Cullen while volunteering at the USO and throws caution to the wind. Ryan only has a short time before his unit ships out, and Meagan intends to make the most of the time they have left together.
The Home For Wayward Children by R. S. Oswald
Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Religious(2.00 from 1 review)
After their mother abandons them, two sisters in the early 1900's struggle to get along with each other and with the world at large. Cover art by Gabriellyn Gidman.
Everything You Always Wanted to Know about Watergate But Were Afraid to Ask by Brian J. O’Connor & Lori Perkins
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,780. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2017 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Fiction » Historical » USA
A book that looks at the wider ripples of the Watergate explosion & how it changed the way Americans saw themselves, their country and the world. This is both a serious, and irreverent book, put together by a team of two newspaper journalists and ten college interns from throughout the country. Think of it as a primer on Watergate for the generation that grew up watching The Daily Show.
A Man of Few Words by Heidi Sprouse
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 128,380. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
On a blustery winter’s afternoon, Casey Henry discovers her father-in-law’s journal concealed in a cedar chest and shares it with her husband, Emmett. They sit together on their bedroom floor, mesmerized. Jackson Henry might have been a man of few words when it came to speech, but his devotion is faithfully committed to paper, echoed by the love letters of his wife...
Abiding Hope: Healing Ruby Book 4 by Jennifer H. Westall
Series: Healing Ruby. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 141,700. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Reunited on American soil, Matthew and Ruby face the ultimate test of their faith in God and in each other. Can they overcome the horror that so cruelly separated them and find peace? Or will their past finally catch up with them? Abiding Hope is the fourth and final installment of the beloved Healing Ruby series by Jennifer H. Westall.
Saving Grace: Healing Ruby Book 3 by Jennifer H. Westall
Series: Healing Ruby. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,860. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
In the third volume of the Healing Ruby series, Ruby, Matthew and Henry are swept onto the jungle peninsula of Bataan in the Philippines as the Japanese begin their assault in the Pacific. New enemies emerge, testing their strength beyond anything they could have ever thought possible. Can Ruby and Matthew find their way back to each other, and survive the onslaught of the Japanese assault?
The Return of the Freedom Thief by Mikki Sadil
Price: $3.99 $2.99 USD. (25% off!) Words: 97,650. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2017 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
It is 1861, and the aspect of a Civil War between the North and South is quickly becoming a reality. When Ben McKenna returns home to his grandmother’s Kentucky plantation, after being gone for almost a year helping his best friend, a crippled slave, and his parents escape from slavery, he is met with anger, resentment, and even hatred from his parents and two older brothers. Only his grandmother,
The Scarlet Letter - Regendered by L.E. Smart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,730. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Nathaniel Hawthorne’s classic novel of morality, sin, and social stigma, completely rewritten with all the characters regendered. Now read about Heston Prynne as he deals with the consequences of his infidelity and being excluded from his puritanical society. Heston Prynne is forced to wear a scarlet ‘A’ prominently on his chest, a sign to everyone of the adultery he’s committed. While he raises
Bloodied Leather: A Shenandoah Neighbors Story by Marsha Ward
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » USA
Isabelle Gilbert chafes against the restrictions that Victorian life puts on a young lady. An unwanted betrothal, inattentive parents, and long-hidden family secrets her mother reveals add to her unsettled state of mind. This Shenandoah Neighbors story ties in to Marsha Ward's popular Owen Family Saga series of novels.