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Fiction » Historical » USA
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
Series: Tales From a Revolution. 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.
The Three Faces of Steve: Or, The 100% and Absolutely True Story and Not At All Made Up Adventures of the Life and Times of the 22nd and 24th President of the United States, Stephen Grover Cleveland by J.L. Hohler III
You set the price! Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mashups, Fiction » Historical » USA
An Exercise in Fictional-Non-Fiction of Three Incidences in the Early Days of the Life of a Dead President -- That Being Stephen Grover Cleveland
Out of This World by New Mexico Dachshund Rescue
Price: Free! Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The dachsy hero in this story is Jasmine, but if you asked her, she would say her dad, Hans is the real hero. Hans immigrated from Norway, got an excellent education and landed a job with NASA on the team that put the first man on the moon. This fictional story in a historical setting will warm your heart.
Young Americans: Save The Colonies by Jim Martin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,030. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Young Americans is a young adult historical fiction novel that puts a new spin on the American Revolution. Focusing on the sentiments of rebellion, revolution, love, friendship and loyalty, Young Americans is a book for all ages that paints the founding fathers in a light that you've never seen them.
Fanaman Curse by A. H. Scott
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,820. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
What if everything you believed, and even the life you led, was a lie? This is what twenty-four-year-old heiress Charlotte Demerayes has to face in the early 1900s. Innocent and naïve, Charlotte comes of age rapidly when her evil and hateful mother indentures her as a slave in another country, only to have her wicked plans foiled by Charlotte’s adoring father...
Dia Linn - VI - Le Livre de Maav (Go maidin) by Marie-Pierre Bardou
Series: Dia Linn, Livre 6. Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 95,720. Language: French. Published: December 11, 2015 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas, Fiction » Historical » USA
Trente années ont passé depuis la mort du sulfureux Ryann O’Callaghan. Nous sommes en 1950. L’arrière-petite-fille d’Aïdan quitte son Australie natale pour chercher fortune en Amérique. Voici le livre de Maav, qui, comme son ancêtre Eileen, découvrira dans le poker un moyen étonnant de reconquérir enfin la fortune des O’Callaghan.
Monroe County Murder by Mike Dryden
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,630. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Colored teenagerTeddy Park planned a trip to Mississippi in 1964. Teddy’s troubles begin when he takes a likening to an attractive white girl living next door to his Auntie. Unknown to Teddy, he is breaking a long-standing social rule concerning mixed race affairs. Adding to this volatile situation was, unknown to Teddy; his love interest was dating a racist psychopath. Will Teddy get home alive?
The Magician’s Show Box and Other Stories - L. Maria Child by Esprios
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Lydia Maria Francis Child was an American abolitionist, women's rights activist, Native American rights activist, novelist, journalist, and opponent of American expansionism. Her journals, both fiction and domestic manuals reached wide audiences from the 1820s through the 1850s. She shocked her audience as she tried to take on issues of both male dominance and white supremacy in some of her works.
Tale of a Patriot Part Four by Grandpa Casey
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 29,450. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / Colonial & Revolutionary Periods, Fiction » Historical » USA
This is Part Four of the Tale of a Patriot series. Down on his luck and refusing to work the family farm, Joe reenlists in the new United States Navy. While battling the Barbary Coast Pirates, his ship is part of the US Marine landing on the shores of Tripoli. In 1812, with his enlistment up, the United States declares War on England, Once again, Joe reenlists to fight the British.
The Hawk: Part Five by Anna Scott Graham
Series: The Hawk. Price: Free! Words: 66,320. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
In the fifth part of the series, set mostly in 1963, both Stanford and Renee battle depression as Marek reveals his past, as well as the connection he shares with Eric. Meanwhile, the Snyders prepare to travel to New York, but will Seth be there to meet them?
Eighth Wonder: The Thomas Bethune Story by A.M. Cal
You set the price! Words: 120,610. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
It's 1852. A slave born blind, feeble, and left for dead, begins playing Mozart at the age of three. Known throughout the world as Blind Tom, the odd, musical slave and the master who saved him, are caught between forces determined to tear them apart.