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Fiction » Historical » USA
Courier by Terry Irving
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,380. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » USA
Rick Putnam is running for his life. A Vietnam Veteran riding a motorcycle for a national news network, he's picked up something too hot to handle. So hot that a reporter and a camera crew has already been killed and a rogue CIA kill squad is on his tail. Stick with this charismatic character as he fights his way all the way to 1600 Pennsylvania in his battle for the truth.
Trampled Underfoot: The Dirt on Vic and Lia by Elizabeth Good
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 89,970. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Historical » USA
No One Ever Chooses to Be Trampled Underfoot . . . Or do they? The effects of Fate were immediately felt by the Benedict family after their move in 1968, from New York City to New Jersey, and reverberate far into the future in this dramatic and fast-paced, stands-alone follow-up novel. Trampled Underfoot takes us on one more nostalgic journey through the 1970s.
Rendezvous with Destiny by Bob Fields
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,360. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A well paced story about discrimination, love, murder, revenge and redemption and the ultimate understanding between people in small town America. The depth of research that went into the creation of Rendezvous with Destiny was evident in the compelling and authentic telling of the story. Fields is not hemmed in by the facts but rather uses those facts as a means of letting his imagination create
City of the Saints by Matt Isch
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,390. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1860, New Orleans is consumed in talk of secession and war as explorer and author Richard Burton visits the city to investigate a former British subject intent on pushing the South toward war. He meets Marie Laveau and Doctor John, who are at the height of their powers, and an eccentric trio of young men who call themselves the Saints and help him to learn more about their city and himself.
The First Christmas of the War by Alan Simon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,860. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The Great Depression years finally behind them, the entire Coleman family of Pittsburgh has been looking forward to this Christmas for almost the entire year. But December 7, 1941 changed everything. The Coleman family members are determined to make Christmas, 1941, the first Christmas of the war, a memorable one before their sons head off to war.
Blood on the Roses by Robert Hays
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,560. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015 by Thomas-Jacob Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In 1955, after the Supreme Court ruling against school segregation, Associated Press reporter Rachel Feigen travels from Baltimore to Tennessee to report on a missing person case. As the investigation deepens, Feigen has problems of her own when local extremists decide to teach a lesson to the “uppity jewgirl” from the North.
Just the Story of “Two Wings” A Lakota Plains Indian by Valerie A. Lancaster
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,010. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Inspirational
I am Two Wings, a N.A. Lakota Indian living on the edge of the Great Plains where the prairie joins with grasslands, wide valleys and dense woodlands. I am a part of nature and honour the Great Spirit and Mother Earth, treating all life with respect, for all things are connected. This is my story.
Amerikan Eagle: The Special Edition by Brendan DuBois
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 134,090. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
It's 1943, ten years after the assassination of President-elect Franklin D. Roosevelt. Germany is at war with Russia and rules all of Europe --- including Great Britain --- and Japan is conquering China and East Asia. The United States is an isolationist nation, still struggling with the Great Depression, and is being governed by President Huey P. Long, former Louisiana governor and senator.
A Pound of Light by I.A. Quinn
Series: ...those conniving Gods. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,730. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by Fountain Blue Publishing www.fountainbluepublishing.com. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Did we find answers to thwart greed, see good, understand love, war, death? Did we try? We all die with a smile or not, but death didn’t end the trial or reveal the reason for the magic of joy or a plan to the pain. Not then. Not now. Here it is, my story for you to weigh. It is our journey, our places, our moments, and above all, this is what we did…
Sunday's Child by Tom Lewis
Price: $2.51 USD. Words: 80,730. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Sunday Everette grows up in the Jim Crow South at the Pea Island Life-Saving Station. With the sole influence of the station's heroic all-black crew, she becomes a strong and beautiful young woman with a spirit to match. Her calm days end when dark skies bring with them an unlikely mix of forbidden love, murder and a Nazi submarine carrying millions of dollars in gold stolen from the Third Reich.
Wheezer and the Golden Serpent by Kitty Sutton
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,770. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015 by Inknbeans Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
1843 in Indian Territory, an historic, never-before-done peace council is held at the capital of the Cherokee Nation, Tahlequah. Chief John Ross invites all Indian tribes within running distance, even their long-time enemies, as well as the plains Indians. Intrigue mounts while the young Cherokee, Sasa, is presented in Boston for her first Social “Season”. Who is following her and Wheezer?
A Warriors Long Journey to China by Vernon B. Bushway, Jr
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 68,770. 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
Series: The Hawk. 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: 120,290. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA(4.00 from 1 review)
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.
The Mantz Trilogy: Three Miles Square, The Road Returns and County Seat by Paul Corey
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 432,500. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015 by Foreverland Press. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » USA
For the First Time in One Volume: The Mantz Trilogy documents a time of great change in America. During this period, young people began to move away from farming as a life choice. The once rare automobile could be found—in almost every barn. The boom and bust of the economy as a result of the war and advances in automation forever changed our way of life.