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Fiction » Historical » USA
Bent Creek by Marlene Mitchell
You set the price! Words: 78,510. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Born into poverty, in the heart of Appalachia, Rachael Riley's one desire is to leave Bent Creek and start a new life. When the mine closes and her family is without an income, Rachael is forced to work for an unsavory character named Nevers Bains to help support her family. A twist of fate lands her in a scheme that will change her life forever.
My Interview with Mary Todd Lincoln by D R Hann
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,880. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is the fourth book in the Writer Don series and his interviews with those who have passed on. This book is a fictionalized account of my interview with Mary Todd Lincoln; her family, before being married to Abraham, her years in the white house and after.
Zero Ward by Kim Pritekel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,100. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016 by Sapphire Books Publishing , LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Danny Felts grew up in the heart of the Midwest on a dairy farm, expected to follow in her mother’s footsteps and marry a farmer and become a mother. Danny had other ideas. As World War II heats up, she makes a decision that will change her life forever as she becomes a lie, serving with the Seabees in the Navy as Daniel Felts.
Count the Mountains by Pamela Lindholm-Levy
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 73,680. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Linnie Ann Adams and her father leave Illinois for Denver, expecting abundant rewards from a gold mine investment. All too soon both the stock and Linnie Ann's father die, and she is left penniless and without prospects. She agrees to assist a mining town doctor, where explosions, cave-ins, barroom violence and home childbirth fill her days. Her skills let her go back to a Denver hospital..
The Courage of Others by James Hitt
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,600. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016 by Open Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Coming of age
The true nature of each person is deeper than one’s skin, and the courage to confront depravity is often learned through the ‘courage of others’.
Reds in the Beds: A Novel of Golden-Era Hollywood by Martin Turnbull
Series: Hollywood's Garden of Allah novels, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,790. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
As World War II ends, a new boogieman emerges: the Red Menace. MGM’s Marcus Adler needs to keep his reputation beyond reproach; columnist Kathryn Massey may have to take on J. Edgar Hoover himself; and at Bullocks Wilshire, Gwendolyn Brick makes a discovery that could revive her dream. In postwar Hollywood, there are reds in the beds, the sharks are circling, and it’s feeding time.
Hillary Rodham Clinton: Le mie confessioni by Alma H. Bond
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 85,900. Language: Italian. Published: January 12, 2016 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » USA
La vita e le idee della prima candidata donna alla Casa Bianca per le Presidenziali del 2016.
Along the Shore by Debora M. Coty
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 128,290. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2016 by vinspirepublishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Journey back to the 1900s with young Emma-Lee as she faces loss, love, and triumph in this inspirational two book bundle that includes The Distant Shore and Billowing Sails.
No One Can Know by Adrienne LaCava
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,380. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
A family is drawn into dark deeds occurring after JFK's assassination and a weekend at their ranch in central Texas turns deadly.
Jennie's American Short Stories by Jennie Ross
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,080. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Fiction » Historical » USA
These are just a few of my favorite stories of how our country started. The brave men and women in this book are only fraction of the American heroes who have given all of their energies to make America what it is today. I hope future generations will follow their examples.
Boxing Day by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Historical » USA
Agents 32 and 33 have an interesting conversation with a man sitting on an outdoor table at a convenience store in east Charlotte on the day after Christmas. The warmer-than-normal weather, dipping sauces and frivolous lawsuits are discussed. The stranger then comes up with the winning fraction-decimal. Another tale in the psecret psociety pshort pstory pseries. Approx. 1900 words. Malloy: No
The Ramadi Affair by Barry Schaller
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 131,530. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Connecticut judge David Lawson is a decorated veteran of Iraq, now thrust onto the national stage when the press learns he’s up for an unexpected vacancy on the U.S. Supreme Court. Despite his successful career and his loyal team of advisors, David is haunted by tragedies—from his early life and in combat. Secrets threaten his nomination—and his soul. Now a trial threatens to publicly reveal all.
Storm Clouds Rolling In (#1 in the Bregdan Chronicles Historical Fiction Romance Series) by Ginny Dye
Price: $60.00 USD. Words: 161,380. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
# 1 in the Best-Selling Bregdan Chronicles - riveting historical fiction centered around the Civil War & Reconstruction. Carrie Cromwell comes of age as the dark clouds of the Civil War swallow the country. Born with a fiery spirit and a strong mind, she finds herself struggling between the common wisdom of the South and the truth she has discovered. There are 8 books now - many more are coming!
Worthy by Carla G. Harper
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,220. Language: American English. Published: December 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » USA
Seventeen-year-old Worthy lives in a house full of secrets. In the summer of 1946, a murder changes everything. Her plans to get out of Hogan’s Creek suddenly become tied up in a reckless yet exciting pursuit of truth and ultimately justice. She’ll nearly lose her life, but along the way she finds love, hope, and the truth about her family in unlikely places.
Estella's Diary: Bachelors and Beaus, Alas, Will True Love Elude Me? (Volume III) by Gwen Pierce-Jones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,650. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In Volume III, Estella finds a steady beau. Could he be “the one?” Using Estella’s authentic diary entries and historical events, you’ll enjoy reading Estella’s account of a young woman’s life in 1915. After a day of husking corn, she’s off to The Bethlehem Dance Academy to meet friends and dance the night away. This, the last of a 3-volume trilogy, covers November and December.
Estella's Diary: Friends and Family, We Had a Jim Dandy Time (Volume II) by Gwen Pierce-Jones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,630. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
After a glorious vacation with eight young women, Estella decides to get a job. She finds work at a local factory. After one day on the job, she writes, “I thought I had to get up and run from one end of the factory to the other.” Volume II, the second part of a 3-volume trilogy, covers September and October. Enjoy reading Estella’s authentic diary entries combined with historical events.
Estella's Diary: Catholic or Cousin, Woe is Mine (Volume I) by Gwen Pierce-Jones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,810. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
It’s summer of 1915 when Estella begins her diary. She is twenty-one years old and enjoying life. Boyfriends are driving automobiles and everyone is dancing to the new jazz beat. Using Estella’s authentic diary entries and actual historical events, each chapter covers a single day in Estella’s life. Volume I, the first part of a 3-volume trilogy, covers June, July and August.
Hemingway in High School by David Wyant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,030. Language: American English. Published: December 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Hemingway in High School" reveals one exciting adventure after another. Oak Park/River Forest High School was within walking distance. Ernest learned his lessons well. His senior English class was run like a newspaper, which prepared him for his future work as a journalist in Kansas City and Toronto. His outstanding writing style begins here. His stories appear in "Tabula" and he had a riot as ed
White Columns by Cynthia Van Hazinga
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,080. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
The Barstows and the Dunlies — bold men and passionate women torn by a savage blood feud…tied to the land and to the pride of their aristocratic ancestors… They would rise from the ashes of a slave rebellion to carve vast plantations from the raw Georgia frontier. Some would be ravaged by the rule of greed. Others would be seized by a lofty dream.
The Wind: Tales From a Revolution - West-Florida by Lars D. H. Hedbor
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,590. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2015 by Brief Candle Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Gabriel is a simple sailor, doing the bidding of his Captain and King, when he is swept up in a storm that changes his life in ways that he could never have anticipated. Carlotta yearns for her lost home, and is searching for her lost husband, but both remain elusive in a world that has been turned upside-down by forces far outside of her control.