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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?
The Reluctant Canary Sings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,650. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The only way she could save her family in catastrophic times was to sing.
The Swastika Tattoo
Price: Free! Words: 98,960. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Rudolf Meier is a young German POW whose love for Nazi Germany is as visible as the swastika tattoo on his forearm. Captured by the Americans, he is sent to a camp near Phoenix, Arizona where he comes face-to-face with the prejudice and bigotry he learned as a Hitler Youth.
A Necessary Woman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,120. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
In the last summer of Camelot, President Kennedy urged a nation toward unity. In November, he was struck down by a bullet. Against that backdrop of enormous hope and great heartbreak, Jolene, a teenaged biracial girl whose only family is a stray dog named Catfish, and Margo, a desperate mother whose only living child seems broken beyond repair, discover the true meaning of family and of grace.
Coming Back to America
Price: Free! Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
If George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Benjamin Franklin and others of the founding fathers could see America today, what would they say? Would they recognize the country they created, or be appalled by what they find? Come along on the journey as you read wise words from quotes by our founding fathers.
Texas Wept: A Tale of Love, Hate, and Courage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,580. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
The revolution ended with a shudder and a gasp, and the antebellum South was dispensed to the dustbins of history. An upended social system intensified this violent, lawless time. Texas government was supervised by the Union Army and its economy shaped by carpetbaggers. Outlaw gangs, freed slaves, Klansmen, and impoverished farmers and planters were all stirred into a volatile stew.
The Gatherers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,100. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The Gatherers is the story of a multi-generational Detroit family and the deep love between them that overcomes the darkest of legacies.
A Village In The Fields, A Novel
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 137,530. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2018 by Eastwind Books of Berkeley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A Village in the Fields highlights a compelling but buried piece of American history: the Filipino-American contribution to the farm labor movement. This intricately detailed story of love, loss, and human dignity spans more than eight decades and sweeps from the Philippines to the United States. This is the first novel by Patty Enrado, the daughter of a Filipino immigrant farmworker.
Nebraska Winds
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 68,450. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Adult, Fiction » Historical » USA
It’s Thanksgiving week, 1966. Tom is at a small Nebraska college far from home. His loneliness drives him to try and hitchhike home but meets Judy instead. A love story emerges. Tom goes to their Thanksgiving dinner. Dysfunction prevails. Terror is on the horizon as Wendy and Nick haunt them. A car chase and gun fire punctuate the finale. Who will survive? Who will not? The ending will shock you.
The Oath Keeper Trilogy - Book Three - The Assumption
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 156,880. Language: American English. Published: June 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
As Commandant of the Order of the Knights of the Way, Aedan O’Neall has immense power and responsibility. His job is to protect the Constitution of the United States for a nation who will never know of his existence. While George Washington created the Order, he could not conceive how his nation would change or the Order would e challenged.
Paint It Black
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,870. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2018 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Urban
It is 1967. Bostonian John Griffin has been discharged from the US Navy, and he’s ready to start a job as a policeman in Washington, DC. His father died when John was very young, and his mother has never been openly supportive of him, which makes him an angry man. His anger spills over in many different ways...
No Safe Haven
Price: $3.99 $2.99 USD. (25% off until Jan. 21!) Words: 114,070. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Nothing ever happens in Gettysburg. At least, that's what spunky, fifteen-year-old Tillie Pierce believes in late June 1863. But as the Confederate soldiers begin to arrive, dread for her long silent brothers, James and William, eats at her confidence in God's mercy. Where are the Union boys who are supposed to protect them? Will they come to their rescue or will the town succumb to the enemy?
The Change Chronicles: A Novel of the Sixties Antiwar Movement
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,070. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2018 by Lillicat Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a book to share and discuss—a triumph. —Wesley Hogan, Director, Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University “Tells the story of a woman—and a generation—with the raw intensity … of somebody who was there.” —Maya Khankhoje, contributing editor, Montreal Serai “My heart was aching for Nora …” —Sandy Musser, author of To Prison with Love
Red Clay, Yellow Grass: A Novel of the 1960s
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,070. Language: American English. Published: June 4, 2018 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
A startlingly vivid portrayal of the 1960s, as seen through the eyes of two ill-fated college lovers. The story of their generation spills across some of the era’s most iconic settings: the legendary battleground of Khe Sanh; a Midwestern campus riven by dissent; and Altamont Speedway, scene of the notorious rock festival that ended the Sixties.
Mind Games
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 135,530. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
This story deals with Extrasensory Perception and the unlocking of the other 90% of the unused powers of the human minds to help eliminate Nuclear Weapons from Space during the Cold War. When 2 exceptional ESP Students from U of Wisconsin-Milwaukee become targets of the USSR the US needs to protect them as they are critical to Nation's objective to eliminate all the Nuclear Weapons from Space
The Hawk: Part Thirteen
Series: The Hawk. Price: Free! Words: 67,840. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
In the conclusion, Seth and Adrienne make a lasting commitment as Eric attempts to do the same. Stanford and Klaudia are shaken from their usual reticence by a truth that alters all within the Snyders’ realm. Eric receives an unexpected gift when a hawk returns while Lynne realizes a cherished dream as Laurie and Marek do likewise.
Spaced-Out: Baby's Final LSD Trip
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,130. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » USA
We first meet Baby, a 10-year old Jewish boy, abused by his mother, when he learns that his GI father has been killed in Europe during a World War 2 battle. This shocking news, as well as the Nazi extermination of six million Jews, transforms Baby’s quest to one involving alcohol, LSD and murder.
Mississippi Shadows
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,780. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is a book that was started over 50 years ago by my father, Patrick, and finished by myself. It is about a man who returns from the Korean war to go home, and finds that he is no longer the same person who left, and is on a journey of self-discovery. It is bound to be controversial due to language, and situations that were found in that period of time in the south.
Wahoo Dan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,050. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Wahoo Dan is a historical fiction/thriller novel. Set in Western Texas in 1926, two Texas Rangers work through lies, deception and blackmail to solve three deaths and expose a secret sex cabal. A famous Hollywood actress makes a cameo appearance in windswept Wahoo, Texas.