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Call to Arms - Book One: A Promise of Glory
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,920. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2018 by Piccadilly. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
David Strong came to the colonies with a Bible and a smoldering passion for revenge. But within a few harrowing, tumultuous months Davy Strong would be one of the first breed of men. A man caught between the old world and the new; between the loyalties of tradition and the loyalties of the heart. A sweeping saga set against the backdrop of the American Revolutionary War.
Five Beneath Philly
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,690. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2018 by RichmondBandy. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » General
When the quest is planned, Allen and his friends do not conceive the nearly insurmountable difficulties they would face. By hanging onto the true gift of friendship, they also uncover other amazing treasures.
Currency: A Financial Thriller
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 68,810. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Currency offers an incredible story of power, romance, revenge, and international finance spanning three centuries—its issues could not be more timely… or terrifying!
Good Was the Day - the Life of John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,190. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2018 by Fiction4All. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » USA
John Fitzgerald Kennedy, a man who held the ultimate powerful position and who paid the ultimate price, is still regarded as a hero by some and the last gunslinger in the west by others. Countless books, countless conspiracy theories, none of them from the man himself until now. Good Was The Day is JFK's account of his life, leaving out the politics and as far as possible...
Madam's Creek
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,900. Language: American English. Published: February 28, 2018 by Canterbury House. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1862, Marcus and Maylene find their romance interrupted by the Confederate draft. Three years later, picking up where they left off proves far more difficult than either anticipates. The unveiling of a secret is necessary for them to reclaim the closeness they once cherished on Madam’s Creek.
Butterfield Station
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 110,350. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1858, at almost seventeen, a determined and fearless Gracie Tipton mounts her horse in Nashville, Tennessee and travels two thousand miles of the Butterfield Trail, an overland mail route to San Francisco. Her father has been hired as station man at The Pinery in the Guadalupe Mountains of Texas and New Mexico.
Beneath Gray Skies : A Novel of a Past That Never Happened
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 108,430. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2018 by j-views Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » USA
An alternate history, in which the American Civil War was never fought. In the 1920s, President Jefferson Davis III talks to a young German politician, and promises military aid to help the NSDAP (National Socialist German Workers' Party) to stage a coup in Germany. Brian Finch-Malloy, "a 1920s James Bond", is tasked with stopping a political axis between the Nazis and the Confederacy.
Jack Book 3 - Friends Forever
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,520. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Book 3 opens with Jack and his friends in control of the slave ship, having tricked the pirates and slave traders chasing them after they stole the ship and kidnapped the captain. Despite his friend's reluctance to go along with him, Jack invites the captain to help them and the 135 freed slaves to sail back to Africa to return them home. The captain agrees but will this slaver keep his word?
Fighting Marines: Hardy's Commission
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,830. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » USA
Thomas Hardy seeks and gains a commission in the United States Marine Corps in 1810. He is tasked with eliminating a band of Spanish cutthroats in Florida.
City of Myths: A Novel of Golden-Era Hollywood
Series: Hollywood's Garden of Allah novels. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,790. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
Losing herself one headline at a time has dumped Kathryn Massey at the bargaining table with the man she trusts the least. Now that Gwendolyn Brick is a costumer at 20th Century-Fox, she finds that her friendship with Marilyn Monroe puts her into the crosshairs of Darryl Zanuck. Exiled in Rome but under the spell of romance, Marcus Adler must learn to say goodbye in order to give love a chance.
How Many Angels
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Theodore Smith likes people to call him Dore. A strong but simple man, with simple pleasures. Snoopy comics. Bits of licorice dipped in chocolate. But the simplest man can foil the cleverest crime. And all because of Dore’s favorite candy. “How Many Angels” – a fascinating historical mystery. Set in San Francisco during 1962, this short story also touches on a crime that no longer exists.
Andersonville: The Long Journey Home
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,020. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Hock snuck off in the dark of night to join the Union Army. He was too young to be part of the fighting force but now, taller than most, he easily joined their ranks. Wounded in the battle at Petersburg he was captured and sent to a Confederate prisoner-of-war camp – a camp so horrid, it is still written of today.
Acropolis
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 74,810. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2018 by Propertius Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Coming of age
A small group of soldiers enters Vassar College, courtesy of the GI Bill, and each attempts to settle into civilian life. A clash of cultures combined with readjustment battles amid the creative intellectual world of academics during the beginnings of the McCarthy era makes for an engaging story, as these good men are forced to examine long-held beliefs of freedom, patriotism, and service.
Aus dem Gleichgewicht. Ein historischer Liebesroman
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 122,620. Language: German. Published: February 11, 2018 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Historical » USA
Als einzige Tochter eines reichen Reeders soll Kate einen wohlhabenden Mann heiraten. Doch ihre Leidenschaft gilt der Fotografie – und den Frauen. Zum Missfallen ihrer Eltern freundet sie sich mit dem sizilianischen Dienstmädchen Giuliana an. Dann erschüttert ein Erdbeben San Francisco. Werden die beiden den Mut haben, für ihr Überleben und ihre Liebe zu kämpfen?
Jack Book 2 - Murder on the High Seas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,270. Language: American English. Published: February 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Book 2 is a high seas adventure set in the Caribbean Sea. Jack and Jeremy become romantically involved with two young Jamaican women. Book 1 ends with Schoolmaster Jerome Whittemore - an abusive, racist teacher - quitting his brief education career after a devastating classroom humiliation at the hands of Jack. But the two boys follow him to sea not knowing they have signed to a slave ship.
Stars In Our Windows
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,140. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Coming of age
The “Greatest Generation” survived the Depression only to face the horrors of global war. This is the story of one small-town family among millions in America, the Hughes’ of Wethersfield CT who fought two wars from 1942-1945: one on the battlefields, the other on the home front. For four years they hung Blue Stars in their window and prayed for the safe return of their seven loved ones.
Steps Into Darkness
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,950. Language: American English. Published: January 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Historical » USA
Sabotage on a dam construction site and attempts on their lives drive two teens to solve a perplexing mystery.
Gift of the Winds (A Tale of Hendricks Head Lighthouse)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,790. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
It was a lonely lighthouse, tucked far out on a Peninsula. Its function was to protect the ships at sea from the treacherous shoals of coastal Maine. Jacob and Sarah had done their job well all these years: keeping the lamp lit and sounding the warning horn whenever necessary. And now, unable to help, they watched as the violence of a late winter storm took out its fury on a helpless schooner.
28 Months of Heaven and Hell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,030. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2018 by Janet Beasley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Nonfiction » History » War
5 star review says "I think it is so educational and I love stories that really bring history to life..." Based on the journal kept by WWII navy veteran, Carl Lee Young while sailing the Pacific on the Melvin R. Nawman DE-416, the book not only focuses on the real war events, but also touches the hearts of those who wonder what life was like back home. You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll shout oh my!
Abagail The White Indian Maiden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: American English. Published: January 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When the United States was in formation, it is known that at times the Native Americans would kidnap children. This is the true story of little Abagail, a three-year-old, the youngest of ten children. The author added missing parts, although matched to history, putting this as fiction.