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Fiction » Historical » USA
An Impassioned Redemption (Defiant Hearts Novella) by Sydney Jane Baily
Series: Defiant Hearts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,850. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Take one sinfully handsome riverboat gambler, add a smart and stunning madam, and stir them up with murderous foul play and sizzling romance. Jameson plays to win, and he intends to win the heart of Josephine, in An Impassioned Redemption.
The Hawk: Part Twelve by Anna Scott Graham
Series: The Hawk. Price: Free! Words: 70,370. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Eric’s reunion with the New Yorkers is marred by Stanford’s reticence, but Klaudia’s surprise return offers Marek a second chance. As Lynne contemplates adding to their family, Eric’s guilt over what happened in Texas threatens the couple’s marriage; will Eric ever accept the truth about Pop Bellevue’s death?
Body on the Tracks by Barb Schlichting
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,990. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
It’s 1943 onboard a zephyr express train between Chicago and Denver. Zephyrette Brita discovers a murder in the Chicago railyard. Brita uncovers a plot to poison the national food supply as she chases an escaped Nazi hitman before another murder happens.
An Unexpected Blessing: A Collection of Short Stories by Amber E. Nease
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,510. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Historical
A great read for a weekend afternoon, a commute on a train, or while sitting in an airport. Follow the stories of six women and their families as they experience hope, love, reconciliation, compassion, and new life.
Petaluma Slough by Kenneth J. Nugent
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,280. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sins and secrets of historic California come to life as destinies collide at the Presidio National Cemetery and the Golden Gate Bridge. Tom Hanks' portrayal of his college housemate and Pulitzer Prize winner, Mike McAlary, in Nora Ephron's Broadway play, "Lucky Guy," evoked the fleeting cyclical nature of time, and inspired the completion of this novel.
Shadows in the Fog - A Block Island Tale by Tecla Emerson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,070. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Molly lived on an island far away from the mainland. She was an orphan and there was no one to care for her. Sent to live in a house filled with boys she was pressed into the role of cook and caretaker. Her life became that of a servant.
Abandoned Homes: Vietnam Revenge Murders by Frank Hopkins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,240. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Historical » USA
Abandoned Homes: Vietnam Revenge Murders is a suspenseful serial killer crime novel. U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War ended in 1975 when the U.S. abandoned its embassy in Saigon. However, the hate developed during the war years, especially at universities continued. The search for a serial killer reveals a complex web of interrelated former students, a crusading newspaper reporter, and CIA.
Mended by Moonlight: A Shenandoah Neighbors Novella by Marsha Ward
Series: Shenandoah Neighbors. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,790. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
A grief-stricken Confederate widow. A Union surgeon plagued by guilt. What possible set of circumstances would bring them to a meeting of the minds? Can there be a happily-ever-after for Ella Ruth and Alex during Reconstruction? Mended by Moonlight is best enjoyed if read after the Owen Family Saga novel, Gone for a Soldier.
Secrets of the Stream by Elizabeth A. Miller
Series: The Copper Creek Series. Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 72,670. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1880s Missouri, Jane Randolph must untangle a jumble of secrets to save her town, her family, and her chance at happiness from ruin at the hands of a greedy outsider bent on revenge.
The Other Santa by Anna del C. Dye
Price: Free! Words: 44,160. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Angie has traveled with her father/tutor to many towns affected by the recession. James, the reporter, has caught up with them and that isn't good. Lies and secrets are bound to be exposed by him, with a merry Ho, Ho or without one.
Crescent Moon Rising by Peter Tanner
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 120,340. Language: American English. Published: November 10, 2017 by Tanner Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A new president has decided to make war on terrorists. Unconventional warfare requires Colonel Holly West to come up with unconventional means.
The Burning by J.P. Seewald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,780. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2017 by Annorlunda Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
George Ferris has worked hard to make a good life for himself and his family without going into the coal mines that shortened his father’s life. Now, a slow-moving catastrophe is threatening to take it all away. How far will he go to protect everything he has worked for? And will he realize what really matters before it is too late?
Aaliyah - Magical Singer by Abhishek Patel
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Aaliyah Dana Haughton was an American singer, actress, and model. She was born in Brooklyn, New York, and raised in Detroit, Michigan. It's hard to say what I want my legacy to be when I'm long gone
Johnny Rebel by Martyn C. Marais
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2017 by Martin. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
When a troop of Union Army Cavalry ride into the small Confederate town of Red Sands, towards the end of the American Civil War, they discover they have just missed the notorious Confederate renegade, William Quantrill. In his determination to get information about Quantrill, Lieutenant Farrell takes the law into his own hands. This is a side story to the Bounty Hunter series by Martyn C Marais.
Redfish Oak by George Putnam & Jewel Grutman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,350. Language: American English. Published: November 3, 2017 by N. L. Quatrano. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1875 St. Augustine, Florida, race-based fear and hatred is rising in the wake of the failing Reconstruction. When a trainload of Plains Indians are delivered to the Fort for incarceration and acclamation, the city's tensions explode. Out of the chaos, a White girl, a Negro boy and a young Indian warrior fight prejudice to free a man accused of murdering a young white woman.
Family Myths by Tamara Merrill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,820. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
The dramatic final chapter of the Augustus Family Trilogy. Once again an Augustus is protecting themselves and the family name with lies. In 1960, rich, pampered, Elizabeth Augustus leaves college and disappears into the developing, San Francisco, California, hippy scene. Beneath the shield of her lies, Elizabeth's deceptions become her truth and the truth of all who know her.
A Tale the River Turns by Skye Anthony Ginn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,920. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The Reed family saga begins and ends in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. Their legacy grows with each generation, especially ship’s captain Roderick and intrepid aviatrix Cynthia. This family and their friends struggle with each other just as powerfully with building a business from scratch, with economic disaster, with enemies in both World Wars, and with spies and gangsters.
The Point of the Sword by Debra Milligan
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,770. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
The Point of the Sword is a powerful love story of a man of experience, and of the enraptured coming of age of a girl of independence. Set in 1925 in Ship Bottom, New Jersey, this novel presents Andrew Derwent, formerly of the Royal Navy, who has moved to America to start a new life; and Sabine Mercier, a painter. They meet, by chance, on the pure white sands. Their lives will never be the same.
The Mystery of Christmas Inn, Colorado by Donna Schlachter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,830. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2017 by PLS Bookworks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Can Matthew find a reason to go on living, and can Edith find someone who wants her for herself, before their Christmas Inn refuge is closed and they are forced to continue their search elsewhere, alone?
Jacob's Baptism by Mark Randolph Watters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,390. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2017 by King's Way Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A tale of love, loyalty, war, commitment, death, and redemption, of growing up at a moment's notice, of discovering what's truly meaningful.