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Fiction » Historical » USA
Time's Best Friend by Jennette Marie Powell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,130. Language: American English. Published: September 19, 2015 by Mythical Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1939, Appalachian farm girl Florie fell in love with a frontiersman who traveled 200 years into the future. Four years later, she gets her chance to jump back to the 18th century and find him. But she travels too far into the past, only to find her frontiersman a stranger, Nazi soldiers camped out in her historic home, and her only friend a mysterious dog who just might be their spy.
Hellhole Saga Box Set by S.L. Kotar & J.E. Gessler
Series: Hellhole Saga, Book 0. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 219,610. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2015 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
This box set contains: First Draw, Audition for a Legend, and Strange Bedfellows.
In the Valley of Hope: Faith Conquers Fear by Richard Weirich
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 86,920. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
When Charlie Polk’s abusive father kicks him out of his home, Charlie sets out to find hope, acceptance and love which leads him to two beautiful women, one of whom holds the key to his success, but first he must go through the fires of temptation, vengeance, and scandal.
Antietam - Waking the Fury by Tecla Emerson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,970. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Emily at 15 is bored and annoyed with just about everything and everybody. Tired of her chores and irritated by the endless care of three younger sisters, she would like to have a life of her own. Her parents are absent; her Father is off fighting a war she doesn't understand and her Mother has left for Pennsylvania. As the eldest of the four sisters, she must take responsibility for her family.
Voices of Ash by Jill Zeller
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 72,720. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2015 by J Z Morrison Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1948 post-war Hollywood, young Hank Cleveland discovers sex, long-buried family memories and scandal, and a lost love, when the ashes of the dead give up their secrets.
Look Away by Billy Roper, Jr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,760. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
An alternate history of the American Civil War. What if World War I came fifty years early, and the South had won?
The Lady Bug by Paul Telegdi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 154,540. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 2 reviews)
: The book relates the experiences of a tank crew, driving a Sherman tank christened the Lady Bug, from the landing in Africa through campaigns in northern Italy. Sgt. Hawkins is in command, Jake is the gunner and Hicks is the loader. They survive combat, POW camp, horrendous losses along the way; the question is can they survive the peace, especially as Hawkins comes home badly wounded.
Death In Tombstone by Jennifer York
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Action
When Rebecca leaves sleepy Cape Cod for Tombstone, Arizona in the fall of 1881, she is hoping for a new life. However, she soon is caught in a deadly web of intrigue. Will Wyatt Earp be able to save her, or will she fall victim to a deadly game of intrigue?
The Road to Terminus by Catherine Leggitt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,170. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015 by Mountainview Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
The paths of three strangers collide on a desperate road trip along Route 66. One is running away, one is racing the clock, and the child who binds them merely hopes to survive.
That Old Ball Game by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Agents 32 and 33 of the psecret psociety take in a minor league baseball game in Charlotte in April of 2014. They are almost struck by a baseball, but it curves and becomes a just-inside-the-foul-pole home run. Agent 33 keeps recalling a San Francisco Giants - Los Angeles Dodgers game back in 1992 at the old Candlestick Park, as if it has some relevance to their present moment.
A Passage Back by Chuck Walsh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,620. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015 by vinspirepublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » General
When a freak accident renders middle-aged Chase Watson unconscious, he awakens to his deceased mother standing over him along with his Little League teammates. And he's wearing his uniform. He's found his way back to his childhood. He'll spend as much time as he has wrestling with decisions that could affect the future...and possibly saving the life of his best friend.
Enoch's Folly by Giovanni Torre
Price: Free! Words: 112,130. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime(4.50 from 2 reviews)
“You know what the old timers say about Comely? They say the Devil is afraid of him.” Aldous Comely; entrepreneur, philanthropist, bon vivant, crime lord. He has his finger on every conceivable pulse, but his grip is starting to slip. Chance encounters and unexpected friendships force him to remember what it's like to be a human being - at the worst possible time: An old enemy is back in town.
The Hawk: Part Three by Anna Scott Graham
Series: The Hawk. Price: Free! Words: 62,500. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
In this third part of the series, set in 1962, the culmination of the Snyders’ dreams becomes reality, yet the truth about Laurie and Stanford makes Sam wary. Pastor Marek Jagucki is introduced, providing peace to Eric, but slight worry for Lynne. However it’s Renee to fret most, when Sam’s sister Frannie makes a dramatic announcement.
Skettleton's War by Carl Reader
Price: $5.98 USD. Words: 46,300. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » USA
Joshua Skettleton, a narcoleptic Confederate soldier, is bat-shit crazy. The hope that he'll see his son Josh again and the friendship of another soldier, Jeb Charles, help him to cling to some semblance of humanity while the rank butchery, race, religious hatred and greed of the rich tear his soul apart and nearly destroy him. He makes it home, but can't help flash back to the horrors of war.
NoDa Soda by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
The 1990s - especially the early years - in the North Davidson arts and entertainment district (NoDa) of Charlotte (NC, USA) are recounted in this 2200-word short story. Three of the early major NoDa figures who are now deceased (Terry Carano, Joe Behm, Bruce Gillenwater) are included in this recorded conversation between agents 32 and 33 on an April day in 2013. Another one in the pseries.
She Flew Bombers by Jeane Slone
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,190. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
“She Flew Bombers is a funny, sad and heroic story about the strength of one woman, Violet Willey, and her WASP (Women Airforce Service Pilots) colleagues. Flying a dizzying variety of airplanes was a constant challenge of WASP pilots, as well as the terrifying problem of sabotage. The reader will easily understand the origin of the term, “Flying by the seat of their pants!”
The Kittridge Manuscript by Don Meyer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,140. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015 by Two Peas Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Recent widower Jeff Morgan never expected the treasure he would find after receiving a call from an attorney informing him that a fellow soldier from his Vietnam days has died. His old combat buddy willed Morgan a project--a manuscript containing details about a Civil War event. It was the soldier’s dying wish that Morgan complete the manuscript.