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Fiction » Historical » USA
Scammed by Jacques Evans
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,110. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » USA
When the miscreant behind the greatest Ponzi scheme in history was exposed, Bernie Madoff's name was plastered on the front page of every newspaper in the country and heard on television ad nauseam. But nary a sound was heard about the current occupant of the White House—there was a total media blackout of the president's forged birth certificate.
Nixon and Dovey: The Legend Returns by Jay W Curry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,780. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » USA
Set in Antebellum NC early 1800s, Nixon Curry, son of poor Scot-Irish immigrants, falls in love with Dovey, the spoiled daughter of the state’s wealthiest and most influential senator. When Senator Caldwell betroths her to Nixon’s nemesis, Ben Wilson, drastic measures become necessary. How far will Nixon go to have his love? What price is he willing to pay and what will be the consequences?
Daughter of the Earth by Stacy Bourns
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,920. Language: American English. Published: November 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In the summer of 1856, 16 year old Korina Fischer's life changes when she witnesses the arrival of the US Camel Corp near her Texas farm. Discontent with the certainty of becoming a farmer's wife, the camels' arrival sets off a chain of events that change her life forever. When she & a friend are kidnapped, Korina learns the depth of her strength & how to survive the dangerous Texas frontier
The Founding of Josiah Turn by Amanda Salisbury
Series: The Xyon Chronicles. You set the price! Words: 81,610. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
When an unnatural earthquake strikes Mount Xyon in 1888 Appalachia, seventeen-year-old Josiah Turn loses everyone he's ever known and gains supernatural powers. Rebuilding his life after every out-of-control incident, Josiah finds a new place to belong until betrayal sends him home again. He must channel his power to protect the mountain from military insurgence.
A Whisper of Bones by Rosanne Higgins
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,100. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A Whisper of Bones is book two in the Orphans and Inmates series. The past and present intertwine as modern day anthropologist, Maude Travers, pieces together evidence from an exhumed poorhouse skeleton and the journal of the Keeper of the Buffalo Orphan Asylum, Ciara Sloane Nolan. Paranormal visions lead Maude to a horrifying secret that threatened Ciara's own life.
American B&B by Dorene J. Stamper
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Mike and Amanda, owners of The American B&B, specialized in bringing about unusual vacations. Through reenactors, they were able to bring about any request their guests may have. That is until Mr. and Mrs. Evans booked ‘The Valentine’s Day Massacre’ as their choice of events. However, when the day arrived, what took place was not at all what they were expecting.
The Crisis in the American-Turkish Relations: The Creation of an Independent Kurdistan by Iakovos Alhadeff
Price: Free! Words: 6,290. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The crisis in the American-Turkish relations over Syria and Iran. Another conflict over natural gas and oil.
Cold War 2: The Start of a New Conflict - Russia's Hand in Ukraine by Concept Kings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,760. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In recent times, United States and Russia have had much to squabble over.
Me 'n' Shorty by Richard Guiney
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 172,820. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » USA
At the height of the Great Depression there were 250,000 teenagers on their own traveling all over the U.S. When two naïve seventeen year old boys met on the road and decided to team-up for their journey from Tennessee to California they had no idea of the dangers, the adventures, the love and the lessons in life that would force them to grow up fast.
The American Deluge by Uri Norwich
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 115,770. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
It is a story of one man, who is spearheading subversion of our Constitutional system, destruction of our society, and our way of life. Ironically, he had been saved once by the very same people he is trying to destroy. In the end, he himself is just a puppet in a much larger game.
Let's Make This Believable by Jason Wallace
Series: Novels, Novellas, and Short Stories · History and Historical Fiction · Hot Picks · Rising Fast · Freebies, Book 17 · Most Downloaded. Price: Free! Words: 520. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(3.60 from 5 reviews)
Flash Story: Have you ever wondered if the things beheld by your public eye are only figments fed to you by the corporate news machine? This is a short, humorous take on the possibility of news media fakery, particularly, space travel. Get a behind the scenes look at the struggles of the actors involved.
My Love, My Enemy by Joe B. Hewitt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,030. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Fairfax and Cassandra are happily married and deeply in love, however they take different sides in the Civil War. Although Cassandra is from an aristocratic Virginia family of slaveholders, she hates slavery. When the war breaks out, Fairfax goes to the front as a Confederate army officer. Cassandra is recruited as a Union spy.
Fancy The Early Years - Volumes 1 & 2 by David N. Walker
Price: $3.19 USD. Words: 53,920. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Fourteen year-old Fancy has been both mother and sister to her four year-old sister Danni since their mother died in childbirth. When their father leaves to serve in the Confederate Army, she must take over running the family farm and raise Danni by herself. Follow this enterprising young woman as she must find a way to support herself and her sister after the loss of the farm to an unscrupulous
The Coming Woman: A Novel Based on the Life of the Infamous Feminist, Victoria Woodhull by Karen J. Hicks
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 100,250. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Sartoris Literary. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A novel based on the life of feminist Victoria Woodhull, the first woman to run for U.S. President, 50 years before women could even vote!
Thanksgiving by Robert C. Waggoner
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Fiction based upon truth. In any story told there is some truth woven in the tale. I heard this story from an English teacher whom I met in South Korea a few years ago. At the time I thought it tear jerking, but when she’d finished, a warm ending made my old heart glow. So, all of you out there intending on enjoying a turkey dinner, perhaps a reminder of who really to be thankful for back in 1621.
A Dead-Game Sport by WL Racherbaumer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,980. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » General(4.00 from 1 review)
Dayton Shannon made two promises. One was too protect his little brother and the other was to earn enough money to get to the 1893 World's Fair in Chicago. Both seemed unattainable when his abusive father arbitrarily shipped him off to his uncle in Lexington, Kentucky to learn the horse trade. The job turned out to be bookmaking and it led him on an adventure that would change his life forever.
Riding the Devil by Robin Radlauer-Cramer
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,560. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
Riding the Devil tells the story of José, an eleven-year-old boy living in the rich setting of a Southern California Rancho while California was still part of a newly independent Mexico. José dreams of being a vaquero, a cowboy. However, he must first conquer his fears by facing the injustices of his era, animal cruelty, wild animals, and the vindictive young vaquero, Chaco.
Preserve and Protect by Allen Drury
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 170,930. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The United States is thrown into chaos as the President is killed in a plane crash shortly after securing his party’s nomination in a hotly contested race for re-election. As suspicions are cast upon the circumstances of the place crash, the incumbent party quickly convenes to nominate a candidate in a storm of domestic and international chaos.
December Road by Brenda Ashworth Barry
Series: Seasons of Love and War, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,950. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » General
Kaylob returns home after two years of imprisonment in a POW camp in Vietnam. Will he ever be back to his whole self again after what he’s endured? Beth Ann has the daunting task of dealing with his Post-Traumatic Syndrome, while engaged to Kaylob’s arch enemy, Blake Tanner, a rich and powerful man who refuses to let her go.