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Fiction » Historical » USA
Time Scripts by Marshall Vickery
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 123,400. Language: American English. Published: March 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » USA
Time Scripts is a time-travel novel of family, love and war. The setting is 1941 Europe and the US right after Pearl Harbor. The story centers around a man's quest to rewrite his family’s tragic story. In attempting the impossible, the protagonist causes unexpected events to occur that put his family and loved ones in severe jeopardy. It is a struggle against the headwinds of a world war.
Call to Arms - Book One: A Promise of Glory by Frederick Nolan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,920. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2018 by Piccadilly. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
David Strong came to the colonies with a Bible and a smoldering passion for revenge. But within a few harrowing, tumultuous months Davy Strong would be one of the first breed of men. A man caught between the old world and the new; between the loyalties of tradition and the loyalties of the heart. A sweeping saga set against the backdrop of the American Revolutionary War.
Five Beneath Philly by Tom Richmond & Susan Bandy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,690. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2018 by RichmondBandy. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » General
When the quest is planned, Allen and his friends do not conceive the nearly insurmountable difficulties they would face. By hanging onto the true gift of friendship, they also uncover other amazing treasures.
Currency: A Financial Thriller by L Todd Wood
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 68,810. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Currency offers an incredible story of power, romance, revenge, and international finance spanning three centuries—its issues could not be more timely… or terrifying!
Good Was the Day - the Life of John Fitzgerald Kennedy by Dorothy Davies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,190. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2018 by Fiction4All. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » USA
John Fitzgerald Kennedy, a man who held the ultimate powerful position and who paid the ultimate price, is still regarded as a hero by some and the last gunslinger in the west by others. Countless books, countless conspiracy theories, none of them from the man himself until now. Good Was The Day is JFK's account of his life, leaving out the politics and as far as possible...
Madam's Creek by Betsy Reeder
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,900. Language: American English. Published: February 28, 2018 by Canterbury House. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1862, Marcus and Maylene find their romance interrupted by the Confederate draft. Three years later, picking up where they left off proves far more difficult than either anticipates. The unveiling of a secret is necessary for them to reclaim the closeness they once cherished on Madam’s Creek.
Butterfield Station by Reba Rhyne
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 110,350. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1858, at almost seventeen, a determined and fearless Gracie Tipton mounts her horse in Nashville, Tennessee and travels two thousand miles of the Butterfield Trail, an overland mail route to San Francisco. Her father has been hired as station man at The Pinery in the Guadalupe Mountains of Texas and New Mexico.
Beneath Gray Skies : A Novel of a Past That Never Happened by Hugh Ashton
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,430. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2018 by j-views Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » USA
An alternate history, in which the American Civil War was never fought. In the 1920s, President Jefferson Davis III talks to a young German politician, and promises military aid to help the NSDAP (National Socialist German Workers' Party) to stage a coup in Germany. Brian Finch-Malloy, "a 1920s James Bond", is tasked with stopping a political axis between the Nazis and the Confederacy.
City of Myths: A Novel of Golden-Era Hollywood by Martin Turnbull
Series: Hollywood's Garden of Allah novels. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,800. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
Losing herself one headline at a time has dumped Kathryn Massey at the bargaining table with the man she trusts the least. Now that Gwendolyn Brick is a costumer at 20th Century-Fox, she finds that her friendship with Marilyn Monroe puts her into the crosshairs of Darryl Zanuck. Exiled in Rome but under the spell of romance, Marcus Adler must learn to say goodbye in order to give love a chance.
Acropolis by Howard Winn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,810. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2018 by Propertius Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Coming of age
A small group of soldiers enters Vassar College, courtesy of the GI Bill, and each attempts to settle into civilian life. A clash of cultures combined with readjustment battles amid the creative intellectual world of academics during the beginnings of the McCarthy era makes for an engaging story, as these good men are forced to examine long-held beliefs of freedom, patriotism, and service.
Aus dem Gleichgewicht. Ein historischer Liebesroman by Jae
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 122,620. Language: German. Published: February 11, 2018 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Historical » USA
Als einzige Tochter eines reichen Reeders soll Kate einen wohlhabenden Mann heiraten. Doch ihre Leidenschaft gilt der Fotografie – und den Frauen. Zum Missfallen ihrer Eltern freundet sie sich mit dem sizilianischen Dienstmädchen Giuliana an. Dann erschüttert ein Erdbeben San Francisco. Werden die beiden den Mut haben, für ihr Überleben und ihre Liebe zu kämpfen?
Stars In Our Windows by F. Mark Granato
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,140. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Coming of age
The “Greatest Generation” survived the Depression only to face the horrors of global war. This is the story of one small-town family among millions in America, the Hughes’ of Wethersfield CT who fought two wars from 1942-1945: one on the battlefields, the other on the home front. For four years they hung Blue Stars in their window and prayed for the safe return of their seven loved ones.
The Six Gun and the Sword by Alan VanMeter
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,060. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Western
What can a young teen living during the time of the Civil War possibly hope for a brighter future? A fighting spirit, a great amount of deadly skill, and plenty of luck is all that will allow him to perchance survive in order to find out.
Home to Hidden Springs by Nilah Rodgers Turner
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,680. Language: American English. Published: January 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Follow Elizabeth’s twenty-five years of trials and tribulations in the raw Republic of Texas near Jefferson and Caddo Lake from 1840 through the American Civil War. Reared as a sensible, but genteel, Mississippi debutante, she is forced to assume an ahead-of-her-times role. Despite hardships, she builds a successful cotton plantation, yet ends up devastated, penniless, and back where she started.
Chocolate For Lilly by Caroline Clemens
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,310. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Robert and Emmaline were childhood friends, the pair meet up again in the 1920's and set off on an adventure via train to find the sister she never knew existed, and he to showcase his treasures, or inventions, to none other than Edison himself.
Shadow of Doubt by Peter Tanner
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 123,420. Language: American English. Published: December 31, 2017 by Tanner Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The new President has ordered the elimination of the Soviet missile threat, as if no one has been trying since the start of the Cold War. Mike Taylor is called in to help and this is the story of how the U.S. government conned the USSR into bankruptcy and collapse.
Her Time by Hallett German
Series: Historical Fiction · My Personal Favorites · Historical Look at Real People. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,640. Language: American English. Published: December 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
So you REALLY know Ben Franklin? Wife Debby thinks otherwise! Mrs. Franklin was more than capable founding mother -- businesswoman, postmistress, mother of three, civic-minded citizen, and wife. With the help of a debt-ridden medium and the least of her descendants, she gets to tell her story. An honest, funny, and warm historical retelling from a colonial woman not afraid to speak her mind.
An Inconceivable Deception, Book Four, Defiant Hearts Series by Sydney Jane Baily
Series: Defiant Hearts, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,270. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
She has loved and lost, or has she? With her marital status a mystery, Rose Malloy slips into quiet solitude. William Woodsom is determined to coax back the lighthearted beauty who had dazzled Boston’s elite. He captures her fragile heart until the past resurfaces, bringing intrigue and murder. Can Rose prevent further heartache – or will her future be destroyed by an Inconceivable Deception?
Maggie Quinn by Susan K Droney
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,250. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2017 by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In 1840's Ireland, with most of her family wiped out from disease and the fields ravaged by the potato famine, Maggie Quinn, along with her younger brother Patrick, realizes she has no choice but to leave her beloved Ireland. Leaving Ireland isn't as easy as she thinks and she's forced to make a daring escape for the better life she's been told awaits her in America.
Thirty Days Has September: Second Ten Days by James Strauss
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 207,650. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The second ten days of a thirty-day tour in Vietnam in the late 1960's by a very young second lieutenant. Just out of training he is dropped off in the middle of the A Shau Valley in command of a company at constant war with vicious units of the North Vietnamese Army while at the same time tearing itself apart every night in deadly encounters between its racially mixed elements.