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Fiction » Historical » USA
Fancy Vol 5: Thomas P. Greene by David N. Walker
Series: Fancy, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,620. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Widower Thomas P. Greene has to leave his daughters, fourteen year-old Fancy and four year-old Danni when he is called into the service of the Confederacy at the beginning of the war. When the Yankees finally release him, he has to make his way back home on foot, only to find his daughters gone and his farm taken by a neighbor.
Last Stop Freedom by Ann Nolder-Heinz
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 186,040. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Two women, one white, the other black, find themselves trapped in bondage on a First Place Winner Dragonfly e-Book Awards Competition, Historical Fiction Category A desperate flight from brutal oppression—and everything to lose if it fails...
Black Wolf's Return by Dan Strawn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,860. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Black Wolf, has a dying vision: The wolves will leave the prairie, and so will the Nez Perce Indians. The vision promises his descendants will return when the wolves do. In the 20th century, his descendant, Tom, finds trials and tribulations of his own. When Tom and his daughter, Sara, search for the black wolf in Hell's Canyon, their journey leads to the fruition of Black Wolf's prophecy.
Journey to Glory: A Story of a Civil War Soldier and His Dog (Young Adult Action Adventure Historical Fiction) by Haley Whitehall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,840. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Ethan Mire is excited when war is declared and is eager to enlist in the Confederate Army. This is the defining moment of his generation and he wants his chance to achieve glory. His loyal dog Sam won't be parted from him. Though he thinks human warfare is madness, he becomes the mascot for the Georgia regiment. Will Sam follow Ethan only to find the grave? Who will achieve glory in this tale?
The Lady and the Gandydancer by Rob Robinson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,840. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Sean O’Sullivan, once a roaring twenties playboy, has been forced by his railroad president father to work as a Gandy Dancer, unskilled workers who use shovel and pick to keep the rail lines straight. One night he finds himself rescuing Anne Miller, a spoiled coed abandoned on a mean street in Baltimore by her feckless date. He lets her believe he is a common laborer, and she is charmed by him.
Abraham Lincoln's Ascension Into Heaven and The Bow of The Assassin by Greg Minster
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,860. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Mortally wounded and in a deep coma, Abraham Lincoln relives important moments of his life, and questions, in ways never done before, his decisions and actions as the 16th President of the United States. Just days later, the President’s assassin, John Wilkes Booth, also suffers from a mortal wound, and in turn questions his deed and its impact on history.
Ford At Valverde by Anita Melillo
Price: Free! Words: 51,230. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
One man’s attempt at dodging the war while on a treasure seeking mission for gold, leads him on a quest that he never imagined possible. From the timber mills of Wisconsin, into the deep South and the rugged West, nothing will keep Daniel Stone from going after what he wants. He would rather die trying to get where he wants to go, than to die with the regrets of a life unlived.
Sins of Omission by L.J. Breedlove
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,230. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Somewhere, Bob Anderson -- local banker, city council member, and now murder victim -- had the goods on a bunch of people in Plains City, Texas. Everybody wanted the files; no one could find them. Katy Williams was trying to adjust to being a newspaper editor, to dating a Texan, and to Texas in general. Now everyone thought she had the files. And someone wanted them bad enough to kill.
Stampede at Rattlesnake Pass by Clay More
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,280. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » USA
With her father murdered and her brother crippled by bushwhackers, half her herd stolen and her crew massacred by vicious rustlers, beautiful blond Elly Horrocks is going to have her hands full keeping the family ranch going. Veteran author Clay More spins a fast-paced Western adventure in STAMPEDE AT RATTLESNAKE PASS, another gun-swift novel from the Western Fictioneers Library.
To the Shores of Tripoli by Jonathan Brazee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,010. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Nonfiction » History » Military(3.00 from 1 review)
This is an historical fiction about the US Marines and Navy during the First Barbary War. While the three protagonists are fictional characters representing all Marines who served, most of the others are actual historical figures.
G$$$$O$$$$L$$$$F Gentlemen Only Ladies Forbidden by A. J. SANCHEZ
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 90,660. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Historical » USA
A love story with various twists and turns with a surprise ending. A player in the game of golf set in 1963. A strong social commentary on the business of golf and the glass ceiling that has yet to be broken. A fragile human story of love and passion in the worldwide tour of golf.
West of the Big River: The Artist by Jackson Lowry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,700. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » USA
Before he was a world-famous Western artist, Charles M. "Charlie" Russell was a horse wrangler on a ranch in Montana during the worst winter in that state's history. THE ARTIST is the latest volume in the popular West of the Big River series from the Western Fictioneers. Acclaimed author Jackson Lowry spins as entertaining a tale as any of those from Charlie Russell himself.
BALLARD bonus expeditionary force by Mike Kiley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,430. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
In the conclusion to the trilogy of supernatural e-novellas which began with BALLARD motor court and continued with BALLARD the republic of dogs, our ever-morphing cast of characters marches boldly into the teeth of an apocalypse in BALLARD bonus expeditionary force.
West of the Big River: The Avenging Angel by Michael Newton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,060. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » USA
Award-winning author Michael Newton spins an action-packed, historically accurate yarn in THE AVENGING ANGEL, another exciting adventure west of the big river.
West of the Big River: The Lawman by James Reasoner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,890. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013 by Western Fictioneers. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Historical » USA
William M. "Bill" Tilghman had one of the most illustrious careers of any Old West lawman, serving as sheriff, town marshal, and deputy United States marshal in some of the toughest places west of the Mississippi. But he faced perhaps his greatest and most dangerous challenge when he rode alone into the wild Oklahoma Territory settlement of Burnt Creek on the trail of a gang of rustlers.
Deceptive Hearts by Cynthia Owens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,100. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
He survived war, and returned to devastation... A hero of the Irish Brigade, Shane MacDermott returned to New York to find his family decimated and his world shattered. She risks her life to save the people she loves... Lydia Daniels will risk anything to protect the women she shelters beneath the roof of her elegant Gramercy Park mansion-even if she has to trust the one man who can destroy her.
A Union of Brothers by Steven Kirk
Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 57,310. Language: American English. Published: June 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Firman Kirk, a young lumberman working in the mountains of central Pennsylvania, was recruited to join an elite unit of sharpshooters for the Union army shortly after confederate troops fired on Fort Sumter. His sense of duty to Country outweighed the trepidation he felt in exposing himself to the realities of war.
Cry No More by Leonard Thomas
Series: Brighid, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 195,770. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » USA
Jump into a fast paced thriller set in 1978 where a young Damien Borceau is on the verge of becoming a serial killer as he joins the CIA with a secret agenda of unbridled mayhem and murder. He becomes part of a plot by his new employer, Doctor Charlene Brighton, to avenge the murder of her family. The story is a mixture of medical thriller, spy novel and military action.