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Fiction » Historical » USA
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: 107,900. 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
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...