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Fiction » Historical » USA
This Is It, Boys: Damn You, Jackson! by J. Allen Clary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,070. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2017 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » General
Witness the harrowing adventures of a young man of 17 as he stumbles his way through World War II. Beginning his military life in North Africa, March, 1943, his journey takes him across the deserts of Algeria, into France, and into the worst winter battle American troops had ever experienced; the Battle of the Bulge....
Blood Moon: A Captive’s Tale by Ruth Hull Chatlien
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 150,950. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2017 by Amika Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
Southern Minnesota, August 1862. Smoke fills the horizon and blood soaks the prairie as the Sioux fight to drive white settlers from their ancestral homeland. Sarah Wakefield and her young son and baby daughter are fleeing for their lives when two warriors capture them. One is Hapa, who intends to murder them. The other is Chaska, an old acquaintance who promises to protect the family.
Storm Coming - A Novel of the Civil War in Western Virginia by Jack W Lewis
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 116,850. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Based on a true story, this first of a trilogy of Civil War novels chronicles the fateful events of 1861 in western Virginia, as a young man learns to cope with his world turned upside down by war.
Into Enemy Arms by Rex Burns
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,510. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Young, but newly widowed, Lydia Sensabaugh struggles to make a living on her farm. Her husband had attempted to revitalize the worn-out soil with new chemicals. But he died of swamp fever before his experiment could be proven. Now, in 1861, the farm’s quiet isolation is invaded—first by mysterious lights and nighttime trespassers then by rumors of secession and war.
All Up: Odyssey of the Rocketmen by J. W. Rinzler
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 231,010. Language: American English. Published: May 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The perfect epic gift for Father’s Day! ALL UP is the thrilling behind-the-scenes saga of the first Space Age, which dramatizes the lives of its three Godfathers: Faustian engineer Wernher von Braun, occultist/explosive specialist Jack Parsons, and secret titan/principal designer Sergei Pavlovich Korolev—as told by the author who brought you the amazing stories behind STAR WARS and INDIANA JONES.
Back Side of a Blue Moon by Caleb Pirtle, III
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,580. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2017 by Y&R Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Ashland in the 1930s is dying on the vine. Hard times have made it a virtual ghost town. But Doc Bannister comes into town with a homemade doodlebug machine and says he can find oil and make them all rich. Is he a con artist? Or is he a miracle man? When he drills on the farm of Eudora Durant, does he find oil, or does he find love? And what will happen to Ashland if his promises are all lies?
A Perilous Journey Of Destiny by James F. Hunt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 195,330. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Joe Carr, born in poverty to an abusive alcoholic father, he is left to raise his new born brother when his mother dies in childbirth because his father refuses to come home. Joe finishes high school and leaves home after his younger brother dies. While digging his brother's grave, Joe is attacked by his father. Certain he has killed his father he runs from the law and joins the Marines.
Crooked Foot by Evans Bissonette
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,750. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
While hunting, Crooked Foot—a boy less than two-hands old—and his grandfather encounter Tawasiki, the-bear-who-roams-along-the-Great-Ice. Crooked Foot remembers nights sitting near the campfire and listened to old men—hunters from long ago—who loudly told many stories, but spoke only in hushed voices of this creature lest the animal overheard their words and came for them.
The All Nations Team by Michael Jasper
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,980. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The All Nations Team tells the story of the first fully integrated, "post-racial" baseball team, very loosely based on an actual team that played in the years before World War I. Haunted by the ghost of their white, former head coach, George must hold the All Nations together, or he'll miss his chance to reunite with his estranged family. If he doesn't score this final run, he loses everything.
The Smokey Dalton Starter Bundle by Kris Nelscott
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 303,660. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Called “an outstanding series” by Booklist and “triumphant” by the Chicago Tribune, Kris Nelscott’s Smokey Dalton mysteries boast numerous awards, including finalists for the Edgar and Shamus awards. This bargain-priced starter bundle includes the first three books in the series: A Dangerous Road, Smoke-Filled Rooms, and Thin Walls.
A Friend of Mr. Nijinsky by Caro Soles
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,290. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When the great Nijinsky arrives in New York to a tumultuous welcome in April, 1916, young Morgan Vanheusen braves his father’s wrath by helping the dancer steal away from his family’s estate during a charity event. An unlikely alliance blossoms and Morgan becomes known as 'a friend of Mr. Nijinsky'. Doors open and he grabs the opportunity to get back to racing the motorcars he loves.
Dig or Die by Judith Redline Coopey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,900. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
1918: Private Emmet (Judy) Redding and his American comrades-in-arms are transformed by bloody battles, from Cantigny to the Meuse-Argonne, into seasoned fighters. But along the way, Judy meets and falls in love with a mysterious young French woman of high social and political status, and everything about the war changes for both of them. This is their story--or, but for the war, might have been.
Engagement: A Novel by Denise Gelberg
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 161,880. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
A powerful love story of an idealistic second lieutenant and his new wife unfolding against the tapestry of the America's long and complex war in Iraq.
Steering to Freedom by Patrick Gabridge
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 103,980. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
In May 1862, Robert Smalls, a slave and ship’s pilot in Charleston, South Carolina, crafts a daring plan to steal the steamship Planter and deliver it, along with, the crew and their families to the Union blockade, After risking his life to escape slavery, Robert faces an even more difficult challenge: convincing Abraham Lincoln to enlist black troops.
The River Throne by Gregory Ashe
Series: Witte & Co. Investigations. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 117,650. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Cian Shea and Irene Lovell have battled sorcerers, snakes, lizard-men, and lost gods. Until now, they have managed to avert disaster for St. Louis and for the rest of the world. When they come face to face with prophecy, though, they face a threat beyond anything they have seen before. Especially this prophecy, for it speaks of a child: the unborn child that Irene carries.
The Brittened Crown by Gregory Ashe
Series: Witte & Co. Investigations. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 113,970. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
When Harry Witte returns to warn his friends of an ancient threat, Irene Lovell and Cian Shea are skeptical. Harry Witte, after all, has already betrayed them once. But Irene and Cian quickly learn that a new force--a dangerous force--is working in St. Louis. At stake is an ancient artifact known only as the Brittened Crown.
Joshua: A Brooklyn Tale by Andrew Kane
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 146,780. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2017 by berwickcourt. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Culminating with the 1991 Crown Heights riots, this story traces the tensions between two communities close in proximity, but worlds apart. Joshua, a kid from Bed-Stuy, fights to escape his past; Rachel, a Hassidic rabbi’s daughter, rebels against her faith; Paul, the son of a wealthy family, yearns to find his path. Through them we see a vision of hope, tempered by the realities of human frailty.
Windmill Point by Jim Stempel
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 120,970. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Windmill Point is gripping historical fiction that vividly brings to life two desperate weeks during the spring of 1864, when the resolution of the American Civil War was balanced on a razor’s edge.
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