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Fiction » Historical » USA
Qualcuno che ti protegga by Francesco Zampa
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 57,480. Language: Italian. Published: May 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Essay(5.00 from 1 review)
Parigi, 5 giugno 1947. René Étranger è fortunosamente scampato alle persecuzioni contro gli Ebrei grazie all'impegno di sua madre Ester, maestra di danza. Riesce a trovare impiego in una rivista d'avanguardia, Liberté!, ma non è affatto soddisfatto di sé e della vita che conduce. Ma quando il caporedattore gli affida un reportage sul sanguinoso sbarco degli Alleati...
Hannah's Mail Order Husband (Montana Prairie Brides, Book 3) by Kate Whitsby
Series: Montana Prairie Brides. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,370. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016 by Gold Crown. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Western
Hannah isn't happy with her mail-order husband. She just buried her first husband after a battle with influenza, and she got a new husband to help her keep her ranch going. But her new husband, Peter, isn't cut out for the job at all. He's weak, and he's sick. Can he ever be more than a millstone around Hannah's neck?
Short Stories by Goce Nikokolovski
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,340. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
In this book you will have opportunity to read 15 great short stories by famous American authors who have been published in various magazines in the second half of the last century.
The Hunt For Gettysburg Gold by Chas Johnson
Price: $3.14 USD. Words: 78,540. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » General
When Robert E Lee moves his army into Pennsylvania, history wants us to believe that he became a less than average military leader. Failing on occasion after occasion to position his army in the proper location, and making an attack on the third day that was futile at best. However, what if Lee was not at Gettysburg to win the war but for some other reason. A reason like GOLD, lots of GOLD!
Down Every Dark Valley by ronseals
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,040. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Down Ever Dark Valley When The Civil War comes to Blue Mountain Everyone is drawn into the conflict. Rachel and Grant, whose love is threatened by an act of unforgivable violence. Lucky Lacern, haunted by a nightmare of his own making. Barley, an escape slave who sacrifices everything to fight for freedom. Buck Toland, still only a boy, but filled with a rabid hatred for anyone named Lacern.
Maggie Jean by Peggy Kulczewski
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,240. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Based on a true story of a rural Midwestern girl, of USA, growing up in the 1950.s and 1960’s. Maggie Jean was never allowed to play team sports. Read with curiosity, imaging this time period in history, and think how it compares to what you are experiencing in our own life.
Sultana Awaits by Paul Andrews
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,160. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Lee had surrendered and Lincoln was dead. Jacob & Jeremiah Winslow, parolees of the worst Confederate prison camps are finally heading home. Their last step, a journey north on the Mississippi, on a crowded Riverboat named SULTANA. But that journey will be the end for one, and a transformation for the other. For in the dead of night, just past Memphis, the Sultana's boiler's will explode.
The Darkness: Tales From a Revolution - Maine by Lars D. H. Hedbor
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 by Paul Ferrante
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 by Debbie Mumford
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 by James R. Kincaid
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 by David J. Swykert
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 by Emil Cicogna
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) by Linda Bridey
Series: Dawson Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,850. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2016 by Gold Crown. 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 by Beverly Ferebee Heyde
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 by M Hopkins
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 by Kristy Feltenberger-Gillespie
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 by Bryna Hellmann
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 by Jack Matthews
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.