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Fiction » Historical » USA
The Visit by Suzy Stewart Dubot
Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
An unexpected visit doesn't mean it was appreciated. This is a story based on a real milk jug which was given as a wedding present in 1909. The names have been changed to protect the innocent, Irene.
Rock Hands by Gene Thomas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,360. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
“Rock Hands” is a powerfully moving piece of a man’s journey set in the late depression era American, where Gerald Williams competes in the rough and tumble world of illegally staged bare-knuckle fighting. Success in the ring has bought Gerald wealth, pain, and two sisters fighting for his love. All set against the backdrop of a small town forced into hosting the bare-knuckle Fight of the Century.
All Up: Odyssey of the Rocketmen by J. W. Rinzler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 231,010. Language: American English. Published: May 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
ALL UP is the thrilling & epic behind-the-scenes tale of the three death-defying Godfathers of the first Space Age: Faustian engineer Wernher von Braun, occultist/explosive expert Jack Parsons, and hidden titan/Soviet principal designer Sergei Pavlovich Korolev—as told by the author who brought you the amazing stories behind STAR WARS and INDIANA JONES.
The Life and Death of Blinstrubs by Bill Russo
Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
The life and times of one of America's most successful nightclubs - Blinstrub's Village. Follow the story of the venue and its glittering stars from the beginning right through to the tragic and needless end. Bill Russo draws the tale from his memories as a student in Boston's Kenmore Square in the 1960s as well as from a personal relationship to one of the key players in the club's orchestra.
Gray Gold by Shawn D. Mahaney
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,950. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It was 1943 in San Diego. Rationing was still new. Smuggling is something much older. Millions of people sought their fortunes in the wartime American west. Nicolas Guyon is among them. When a routine security job goes haywire, Nick must build a team from scratch to take on a powerful industrial giant. Luckily for him, there are scoundrels to spare on all sides of the booming black market world.
The Secret of Their Midnight Tears by Austin Gisriel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,680. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Coming of age
The lives and loves of five small-town teenagers are dramatically altered on December 7, 1941. This e-book contains links to historic references as well as a study guide.
For the Duration by Sarah Spence
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,140. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
An historical patriotic novel set during World War II, a love story and action adventure with a foray into Acadian Culture. Young love is tested during the horrific chaos of war.
Other Times, Other Places by Linda Swift
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,590. Language: American English. Published: May 17, 2017 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » USA
Born in Kentucky during the Great Depression, Leigh Anne Scott is caught in the middle of two different lifestyles and values. Her father's family focuses on education, books, and travel, when they can afford it. Her mother's relatives are landowners and enjoy a successful farming income. Follow Leigh Anne as she struggles through the gamut of emotions and life-lessons of 1929 - 1945.
The Train Now Leaving by Vivienne Barker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,740. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Four women, journey through life between 1905 and 1945—a mentally, physically, and financially draining period, leaving behind the Boer and Crimean wars of the late 1800s, thrust too soon into WW1, the Crash of 1929, and then just ten years later, WW2. Women had to be strong, raising their voices to be heard, coping with loss, deprivation, and fear...
The Sky Fell on Alabama by Bill Russo
Price: Free! Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
A graphic photo of an injured woman compelled me to research the picture and discover the back-story of the most unique person in the entire history of he world. Read on to get 'the rest of the story'.
Whirligig by Richard Buxton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 146,950. Language: American English. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
The first novel from multi-award winning short-story writer Richard Buxton, Whirligig is at once an outsider’s odyssey through the battle for Tennessee, a touching story of impossible love, and a portrait of America at war with itself. Self-interest and conflict, betrayal and passion, all fuse into a fateful climax.
It's Perfectly Safe . . . The Rulison Matter by Marilyn Ludwig
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,560. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The year is 1969, and newly graduated Meg Shaw, arrives in Grand Valley, Colorado, eager to begin her first teaching job. But all too quickly, what seems to be a lucky opportunity takes on sinister undertones. What about The Project, a nuclear bomb test scheduled to take place in the neighboring town of Rulison? Meg and her friends try to unravel the twisted chain of lies and half-truths.
Something Scary by Steven A. Gentry
Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Coming of age(4.00 from 1 review)
In this brief flash fiction drama that takes place in the Old South shortly before the American civil war, two young men decide to meet upon the proverbial “field of honor” to settle their differences regarding the love of a woman.
Back Side of a Blue Moon by Caleb Pirtle, III
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,580. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2017 by Y&R Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Ashland in the 1930s is dying on the vine. Hard times have made it a virtual ghost town. But Doc Bannister comes into town with a homemade doodlebug machine and says he can find oil and make them all rich. Is he a con artist? Or is he a miracle man? When he drills on the farm of Eudora Durant, does he find oil, or does he find love? And what will happen to Ashland if his promises are all lies?
A Perilous Journey Of Destiny by James F. Hunt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 195,330. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Joe Carr, born in poverty to an abusive alcoholic father, he is left to raise his new born brother when his mother dies in childbirth because his father refuses to come home. Joe finishes high school and leaves home after his younger brother dies. While digging his brother's grave, Joe is attacked by his father. Certain he has killed his father he runs from the law and joins the Marines.
Live by Chance, Love by Choice, Kill by Profession by Roy Mark
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 61,950. Language: American English. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » USA
Live by Chance, Love by Choice, Kill by Profession is about the journey of young boys to the war in Vietnam and beyond. They were destined to be helicopter pilots—it was in their DNA. Roy Mark has done an outstanding job of describing many of the formative events—some serious, some frivolous and some hazardous—in the lives of these men and their families.
Salt of Patriots by Donna Vitucci
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,290. Language: American English. Published: April 22, 2017 by Rebel ePublishers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Salt of Patriots is the story of family, of expectations and disappointments, pledges and pain, love and dreams and desire, remembering a place, an industry, and most of all an innocent trust in superiors, and in the world, which no longer exists.
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