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The Suicide of Abraham Lincoln
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,170. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Alternative history
Ill and facing eminent death, Lincoln’s suicide must look like assassination, but can his Secret Service pull that off while battling the Knights of the Golden Circle who plot to continue the war by unleashing terrorism? Conspirator John Surratt flees, leaving his mother to face the gallows. A few years later, after meeting Surratt in a bookstore, young Mary Victorine Hunter solves the mystery.
Muerte en Absalón
Price: Free! Words: 78,900. Language: Spanish. Published: August 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » General
Muerte en Absalón es una novela sobre tres generaciones de cultivadores de una especie extraña e tabaco. Una historia de odios, asesinatos y traiciones en una América que nunca quiso olvidar su violencia y su espíritu.
Bip, the Boy Irish Pup
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,600. Language: American English. Published: August 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Bip is an orphaned indentured servant living at a Pennsylvania coal mining operation in 1870. He seeks his own standing in a company that has no place for him. At age eighteen in the nineteenth century, he is still a boy. The other boys derogatorily refer to him as the "Boy Irish Pup." When the company hires a new doctor, Bip and the doctor form an alliance that may just set the company on edge.
The Oxford Triangle
Series: In Love and War. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,530. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1812 Amanda Brewster wants to breed sheep but society frowns on her. The one man who touches her heart, Thomas Morgan, holds a grudge because her father cheated him. When the British invasion fleet appears on the Chesapeake Bay, Thomas forms a secret society called the Oxford Triangle to fight the British. Amanda lives with deceit and treachery wondering if her love for Thomas will survive.
Dancing On Rocks
Price: Free! Words: 5,120. Language: American English. Published: August 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » USA
A short story following a young woman, sandwiched between the end of the Great Depression and the beginning of the Second World War, as she takes the first steps towards independence after the promise of college was swept away.
A Necessary Hero
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,060. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2018 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Chicago, 1942. Can a reclusive and cynical factory janitor prevent the IRA from changing history?
This Land
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,140. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
This Land is a short story collection of the forgotten, the oppressed and the misunderstood in American history.
Tending the Enemy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,370. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
During the Civil War, Matt Miller, a veteran steamboat captain, treks along the Ohio River into Pennsylvania and along the West Virginia-Pennsylvania western border before entering the Pittsburgh area. During one of these voyages, Miller is severely injured and found disguised as a Union Captain. Will Sarah Anders, the daughter of a medial doctor treat him, or let him meet his fate?
O'Neil's Legacy & The Legend of The Sacred Sword
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 148,790. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
There would not be a Legend of Captain O'Neil if the men he taught how to become expert Snipers did not pass on what they learned from O'Neil to others. It was not only how to kill their enemy on the first shot but how to survive on the battlefield to kill their enemy countless times. This story deals with one of O'Neil's 1st students called "Good Off" in 1st class of 8th Army AMU in South Korea
Five for the Yellowstone
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,890. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
In 1872, five men explored and helped to create our first national park, the Yellowstone. It was not their objective until six months before the bill was signed. Each made a significant contribution--a geologist, a photographer, an artist, a banker, and a frontiersman. The book tells their story.
Glory's Child: A Novel of the American War in Vietnam
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 295,890. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Glory’s Child is a story of the death of American idealism. From multiple perspectives the horrifying truth of the Vietnam war settles in around its characters. It is a gripping tale of heartbreak, survival, death, and a thorough examination of the philosophy and politics surrounding the execution of the American War in Vietnam.
For the Love of Hawthorne
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,550. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2018 by TaylorandSealePublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » General
Nathaniel Hawthorne’s courtship of Sophia Peabody lasted over three years because he insisted on keeping it secret. He had his reasons, none of which Sophia agreed with. But she knew they were destined for each other and he was worth the wait.
El Tigre
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 87,930. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2018 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
The life and times of Johann Heinrich von Manfred, a young Prussian who became a Texan, a Californian and then an American in the post-Napoleonic Era.
Lake Paradise
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,600. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2018 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In the summer of 1982, Jim Bradley is diagnosed with cancer. When surgery is unsuccessful, he is given six months to live and placed in a nursing home. He hates the nursing home and wants to leave, but his son tells him he has to stay. When Jim’s grandson, Scott, comes to visit, Jim convinces him to break him out of the nursing home and take him to his summer cabin at Lake Paradise...
The Dragon Soldier's Good Fortune
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,510. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2018 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
An ancient king of Vietnam commanded his subjects to cover their arms and thighs with dragon tattoos. The accepted belief of the time was that the Dragon Spirit protected farmers against evil spirits in their rice paddies. In 1971, Private Ed Lansky seeks protection from a different form of evil, “Something” to guide him through his year in country...
Swing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,070. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » USA
Orphaned and the only caretaker for his crippled brother, Trey Cunningham works at the local soda shop after school. Though he’s the best dancer in town, the missing growth spurts and local bullies team together to obliterate his chances to find a girlfriend. When another orphan arrives in town, she seems the perfect partner’if she was allowed to dance. But the girl of his dreams hides secrets far
Requited Harvest
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 140,420. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A young man tangles with a ruthless dowager in an age-old quest for justice. But Jack Gibson’s pursuit of truth after his father’s execution is derailed by the machinations of two families vying for power. The key to truth is Penelope King, daughter of the murder victim and granddaughter of Jack’s nemesis as well as a vulnerable young woman oblivious to her true value and its inherent danger.
Sawbones
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 165,790. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1865, a man calling himself Septimus Whitehall slashed, shot, and burned his way from New York to California in a frenzy of violence. This is his own story, told in his own words. Seven names were on the doctor’s list. Seven men and women scattered all over the United States and its western territories. Seven souls judged guilty by a mysterious man with no past.
Hollywood via Orchard Street
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,470. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A fabricated alter ego helps a shy young man on New York's Lower East Side escape poverty and become a somebody.
Freedom Calling: A Civil War Slave Escapes By Sea
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,440. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Compelling adventure, romance, vivid imagery and characters, Civil War history, a perilous sea voyage, the strange Dismal Swamp - a fight for life and test of love. Runaway slaves Daisy and daughter, Celia, escape their Virginia plantation and stow away on a ship - seeking freedom. Soon separated, everything changes. Help and danger come from unexpected places. Will they find freedom? Each other?