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Fiction » Historical » USA
The Garden of Allah Novels Trilogy #2 ("Searchlights and Shadows" - "Reds in the Beds" - "Twisted Boulevard") by Martin Turnbull
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 309,990. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
1940s Hollywood was a perilous time. Over the music of the Hollywood Canteen hung the fear that some of these brave boys won’t make it back. Then came the paranoia that Commies lurked behind every movie, bringing with it the Red Scare. And once HUAC was finished rattling its publicity-seeking saber, a new threat flourished. This time from that plywood book with the tiny screen.
Hooch Runners by Dianne Zimmermann
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,310. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Two brothers distill illegal alcohol during the 1920s in the cellar of their secluded cabin. They deliver hooch, while drinking their fill, throughout the Illinois countryside. Their wives live in fear as they try to cope with drunken tempers and attempts on their lives. This is a story of survival and revenge during Prohibition.
Twisted Boulevard: A Novel of Golden-Era Hollywood by Martin Turnbull
Series: Hollywood's Garden of Allah novels. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,270. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
When screenwriter Marcus Adler plans to start over with a disgraced star, a Hollywood censor reminds him that the past isn’t forgotten. Columnist Kathryn Massey must deal with a rival when she glimpses a sight on the set of “Sunset Boulevard.” Gwendolyn Brick thought her new store would be a hit, but when LA’s most notorious madam threatens it, she’ll need a Hollywood miracle to keep her it alive.
Concerning The Matter of The King of Craw by Ron Rhody
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 84,180. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016 by Outer Banks Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The story is set in the Roaring Twenties in Kentucky’s Capital City. It spins around John Fallis, a legendary figure in Bluegrass folklore, and two boys who fall into his orbit. A successful businessman, a political power, a gambler, a bootlegger, movie-star handsome, and charismatically compelling, John Fallis was the champion of the poor and powerless and the scourge of the Establishment.
The Lagoon by C Davis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,920. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Growing up in 'forties and 'fifties America in the town of White Oak lying in the ‘gut country' around Chesapeake on the Eastern Seaboard, Freddie Gardiner's life will be honed by the evils of the region that surrounds him and the fates that dog us all - and his approach to life will be fashioned after the wisdom and stoicism of his mother Alice. Family Saga
Who was Joseph Pulitzer? by Terrence Crimmins
Price: Free! Words: 64,080. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Crimmins' book gives the reader an eyewitness description of a man who started as a poor Hungarian immigrant yet became the individual who changed newspapers and politics in the United States and the world.
The Secret Life of Bees | Summary by Summary Station
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In The Secret Life of Bees, the narrator’s voice is quite convincing as a 14-year-old girl. Sue Monk Kidd uses a straightforward style, adding small remnants of magical realism to incorporate the bees, as well as the strange string of events that brings Lily and Rosaleen to the Boatwright house. Using historical markers—like the Civil Rights Act
Jungle Eyes Trilogy by Lindsay Marie Miller
Series: Jungle Eyes Trilogy. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 160,400. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Historical » USA
Welcome to the jungle. Will you survive? The Complete Jungle Eyes Trilogy. Now Available in a Single Volume. This box set includes the following novels: Jungle Eyes, Island Smile, Coastal Spirit
The Christmas Victory, A Gem of a Sermon all wrapped up in a Historical Novel by James M. Becher
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,570. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Aside from both being authors, what do the lives of Henry W. Longfellow and Mark Twain have in common? The answer is that both of their lives contained terrible tragedies from which they eventually found real hope and spiritual meaning--at least in this novel. This book will give you a feel for the sorrow of the tragedies of these families, but also the Spiritual hope they eventually find.
Blood Brothers by Chaz Mann
Series: Frank Travers, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,240. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » USA
Frank and Tucker are at it again in the third installment of the Frank Travers Series. This time, the two best friends find themselves in Denver, Colorado, working for an elite detective agency. Their first assignment: track down and neutralize a band of the most notorious horse thieves, cattle rustlers, and killers in the state of Colorado. Based on a true story.
The Woman on Pier 29 by David DeLee
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,580. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2016 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In 1845 New York City, a dead woman’s body is discovered in the waters of the East River. Sgt. Daniel Kilmurray’s investigation take him from the briny piers of the lower East Side to the spectacular opulence of the Park Hotel, from seedy tenement basement bars to unsavory boarding houses where the most despicable of crimes are committed, during a time when modern policing is in its infancy.
Emerged From Darkness by Ben Coleman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,720. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » USA
1775 and a desperate war for freedom has begun. But another war is about to be fought; a war in the shadows. The Freemasons and rivals the Illuminati are entering into a battle for control. All wars must be fought with weapons. And the greatest weapon is knowledge. It is a hidden knowledge that American Freemasons lead by Benjamin Franklin and John Paul Jones mean to obtain at all cost.
A Kind of Homecoming by Joseph Y. Roberts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Life after a senseless tragedy can be strange. For a close Minnesota family, devastated by such a loss, things become even stranger.
Yesterday's Promise by Cynthia Owens
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 93,410. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2016 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
…Like the Wild Geese of Old Ireland, five boys grew to manhood despite hunger, war, and the mean streets of New York… An army doctor, Declan Morrissey fought for the survival of every wounded soldier, rejoicing when they recovered, mourning bitterly when they died. Valerie Stanton was his beautiful battlefield nurse. Can they overcome past deception and claim their happily ever?
Da Manapua Man: A Mini Macabre by Paul G Bens, Jr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,200. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Historical » USA
Eight year-old Yohei Sakakura, living in Hell's Half Acre, T.H., finds his days haunted by Da Manapua Man. Local legend says Da Manapua Man is as old as time and steals away young children only to grind them up into the delicious sweet meats he sells to tourists. But is Da Manapua Man the true embodiment of evil Yohei's friends say he is? Or is there something more to his story?
The History of Slavery in America by Matt Green
Series: History Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » USA
Slavery is a system of forced labor that had existed throughout the world for thousands of years. In America, slavery began in the 17th century, when people in Africa were overpowered and forced to leave their native land, their culture, and their families behind. In this Ebook you will learn all historical facts about the slavery in America. Grab your history book now!
Saraphine by Nicole Sturgill
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,160. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016 by Dream Big Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
My name is Saraphine-just Saraphine. It may seem strange for a human being with flesh, blood and a soul to have nothing but a first name, but, to some, I'm not a human and I don't have any of those things. You see, I was born a slave. Don't feel bad for me, child. I've had it much better than most. I bear no scars, never got separated from my sweet mama until I was near grown.
Sparrow Falls by Ronnie L. Seals
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,500. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » General
The Blue Mountain Series traces the fortunes of two rival families, the Lacerns and the Tolands, through the violence of the Civil War and the feuds that grew out of them, the coming of the coal industry, the union struggles, the moonshine wars, and the destitution that followed the closing of the coal mines.
The Complete Owen Family Saga by Marsha Ward
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 404,300. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Western
The Complete Owen Family Saga is a Chronological Box Set of the five novels within: Gone for a Soldier, The Man from Shenandoah, Spinster's Folly, Ride to Raton, and Trail of Storms. Join Rod and Julia Owen, their sons, daughters, and neighbors in Colorado Territory and beyond for action, adventure and romance in 19th Century America.