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Colonial Story
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In the late 1700's, a poor girl named Charity is sitting on a bench, eating her last piece of bread for the month. So when she decides to get more food, the marketer tells her to go to "The Tavern". And, of course, while she's going to "The Tavern", she gets lost. Join her on her journey to find her home - or be running away instead.
The Missions Bloom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,600. Language: American English. Published: September 23, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Timothy Beadle and Jaime the Carpenter have taken up the torch of Father Serra's dream to create centers of learning for the natives of California to have a better way of life. Father Fermin Lausén is appointed president guardian of the missions and diligently strives to add nine more missions to the chain. All that work is threatened by revolution in Mexico by groups seeking freedom from Spain.
Fremantle Volume One
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 65,840. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
FREMANTLE is a historical novel set in 1863 at the height of the American Civil War. Due to the above average length it is in two volumes. The main character, Arthur Fremantle, was a real British Coldstream Guards officer who came to America to observe the war. The book is full of historical information, especially concerning the British involvement, but this is tempered by a heady romance.
Pinto and Sons
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 167,950. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
This ironic comedy by the author of the acclaimed Leib Goldkorn series and "King of the Jews" follows Pinto, a Hungarian Jew and former medical student, who takes the wrong ship and winds up out West during the craze of the California Gold Rush. Never discouraged, he tries to bring scientific enlightenment to a band of boys from the local Modoc Indian tribe. His efforts largely turn back on Pinto.
A Way Back to Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,720. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Historical » USA
After the death of his wife, Edwin Goodeve withdraws from life. Facebook and the internet fill his day until he realizes that he knows more about his Facebook "friends" than he does his own neighbors. Pressured by his editor, Edwin decides to write about five neighbors and learn about their lives. As he does, he begins to reconnect to humanity and find his own way back to life.
Necessary Evil
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,090. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1944, American forces attack the Japanese-held island of Tinian. Tedtaotao, an orphaned native boy, must avoid both forces to survive. After the invasion, he is captured by the Americans and "adopted" by a bomber squadron. He notices a few things that put him onto a top-secret project, and ends up stowing away on the mission to drop the first atomic bomb.
A Good Car
Price: Free! Words: 14,620. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Ed Valenti is stuck in a loop of booze and gambling, constantly losing track of time and happily numbing his memories whenever possible. One night he wins a car at a game of poker. That car will bring to his doorstep a worried father looking for his son and from that moment on Ed's life won't be the same.
Remembering PT-927
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,840. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
During WW II, a farm boy from Oklahoma is assigned to the Torpedo Boats in the Pacific. Circumstances confront him to face the enemy on a more personal level than he could have ever imagined. Can enemies learn to help each other to survive? Jordan faces the great puzzle of his time, the path an individual decides on when his country is locked in a deadly struggle with another nation.
Leslie DuBois Historical Fiction Bundle
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 141,830. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Three full Historical Fiction Novels from best-selling author Leslie DuBois.
HIlls of Pride
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,210. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014 by Second Wind. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Jamie Montgomery accompanies her father from the New Orleans she loved and understood to the very different world of Winchester, Virginia. As she struggles to understand and to be accepted, this new world she is trying to embrace begins to crumble about her. As we walk with her through these hills of pride, Jamie must learn how to cope with a society that claims she is not worthy of inclusion.
Sweet Harmony
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,570. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014 by Second Wind. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Sweet Harmony, the first in the Sweet Harmony Trilogy Harmony, Minnesota, 1937 Iris Andersen, protagonist, turns thirteen. Her two sisters are Merry Columbine, nine, and Martha Rose, three. Her parents left Richmond, Virginia, Iris’s real home, and moved to Harmony, Minnesota, a farming community. Iris had no say in this life changing event.
Descent Into The Maelstrom
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 152,940. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Henry Holt is an elderly World War Two hero with a combat induced memory gap. He believes that a tiny, medieval key he has carried for years holds the answer to his nearly fatal wounding during the Battle of the Bulge.His resolve to solve the mystery of the conclusion of his exemplar military service enables him to fill in the gaps with a paradoxical result as gratifying as it is terrifying.
Roses of Ridgeway, Volume One
Series: Roses of Ridgeway, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,830. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
This volume contains 3 Historical Romance novellas: -Kissing the Captain: Interracial BWHM (African American Heroine, Hispanic Hero) -The Preacher's Paramour: AA- (African American Hero and Heroine) -Loving the Lawman: Interracial BWWM (African American Heroine, Caucasian/White Hero) Heat Level: Sweet (love scenes take place off page, behind closed doors)
The Ticket “Terror Below”
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,920. Language: American English. Published: September 4, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » USA
An American submarine sinks under mysterious circumstances with all hands. Trip Black, nephew of one of the lost sailors, is determined to find out exactly what happened. What he uncovers is deception and lies that could start a world war.
The Canoe
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 17,630. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Set over the course of ten days in 1912, this poetic portrait of love and loss follows two simultaneous stories: the coming of age of Bernie Kingston, teenage son of a coffin maker who lives along the Chesapeake Bay and the voyage of Katherine Chambers, a middle-aged Englishwoman from Southampton leaving home for the first time as she seeks to recover from the deaths of her husband and son.
The Bamboo Bends
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,980. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The story of one man’s mission to rescue forgotten prisoners of war.
So Long, Vietnam
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,460. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
What if a group of infantry soldiers on the verge of invading Cambodia refused to fight? With luck, humor, and determination three young Americans, one black and two white, lead their fellow GIs towards a peace that had eluded America in Vietnam.
Little Lies, Big Consequences
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,750. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » USA
This story centers on lies which are about substantial events and have significant consequences. Very broad sweep, spanning a period of several years, these characters wrestle with honor and duty at the time of Napoleon. The author renders a fast paced story about how lies (and everything else) have many unintended consequences, many of which cannot be undone.
Hometown News
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 78,170. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Historical » USA
The local newspaper has been central to the identity and life of American cities large and small, but few readers know what goes on inside its newsroom. Hometown News takes you behind the scenes as a new generation brings vision to a mid-American industrial city. But more and more, this hardworking team battles the bottom line more than the deadlines. Who will win in the end?
Saving Eddie
Series: One Of Books · Historical Fiction · My Personal Favorites. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,540. Language: American English. Published: August 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
This is a fictionalized paranormal retelling of celebrated author Edgar Allan Poe's life using imaginary journals/diaries of his real-life brother, Henry Poe and a female admirer that follows his activities mostly from afar. Can Edgar's ghostly brother use his one chance to save his brother's life? Or will the author's otherworldly gifts to see heaven, hell, and the world of Ideals be his undoing?