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Fiction » Historical » USA
Beneath Gray Skies by Hugh Ashton
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,190. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015 by Inknbeans Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
David Slater, a conscript in the 1920s Army of the Confederacy, faces a dilemma. When he and his regiment were shipped to Germany to help stage a coup there, his Limey fellow-soldier Brian was acting strangely. David now has the choice of reporting his best friend to his commanding officers, or keeping quiet and just doing his job.
So Ends This Day: Far Horizon by Graham Young
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 178,780. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1819, a full rigged Indiaman of American registry, wrecks on Cape Hatteras, “Graveyard of the Atlantic”. Only a half-drowned infant is left with life enough for saving. From this comes a struggle for survival in an orphanage as a “foundling” of unknown origin. Seeking only to establish a slot for himself in orphan hierarchy, he becomes an innocent victim of lies and intrigue.
Encampment: A Novel of Race and Reconciliation by Carl Eeman
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 151,620. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In July 1913, Civil War veterans came to Gettysburg for a now-forgotten, week-long reunion that ended in a gesture of reconciliation between North and South. Encampment asks what if black veterans had been in attendance? What if not just blue and gray but also black and white had battled through their hatred and regrets, laid down their hurts and found a way to heal history?
Gettysburg 1913: The Complete Novel of the Great Reunion by Alan Simon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,970. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » General
July 1-3, 1863: The famed Battle of Gettysburg turns the tide of the Civil War, but not before 50,000 soldiers from both sides become casualties during those three terrible days. June 29-July 4, 1913: To commemorate the 50th anniversary of The Battle of Gettysburg, more than 50,000 aging Civil War Veterans converge on Gettysburg in an occasion of healing known as: The Great Reunion.
Saratoga by David Garland
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,970. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 and represented by SKLA. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1777 Captain Jamie Skoyles is part of a British army intent on destroying the American rebels and ending their resistance once and for all. Under the command of General Burgoyne, a huge force sets out from Canada but it is soon handicapped by hot weather, debilitating disease and a series of costly military blunders. This is a stirring novel about a nation’s struggle for independence.
Valley Forge by David Garland
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,230. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 and represented by SKLA. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A sequel to SARATOGA. Imprisoned in Boston with the defeated army, Captain Jamie Skoyles escapes with Elizabeth Rainham, the woman he loves, and, after a series of adventures, reaches Philadelphia where the British army has camped for the winter. Washington’s men, by contrast, have to endure the freezing cold of Valley Forge and are dogged by a lack of food and other resources.
A Time for Everything by Mysti Parker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 107,550. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015 by esKape ePress, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
When widow Portia McAllister sees an ad for a live-in tutor, she leaves everything behind in hopes of making a fresh start. But as a Confederate widow in a Union household, she is met with resentment from her new charge and her employer, war veteran Beau Stanford. Will Beau and Portia find their way into each other’s arms, or will they be swept away by raging forces beyond their control?
City of the Saints by Matt Isch
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,390. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA(4.00 from 1 review)
In 1860, New Orleans is consumed in talk of secession and war as explorer and author Richard Burton visits the city to investigate a former British subject intent on pushing the South toward war. He meets Marie Laveau and Doctor John, who are at the height of their powers, and an eccentric trio of young men who call themselves the Saints and help him to learn more about their city and himself.
Amerikan Eagle: The Special Edition by Brendan DuBois
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 134,090. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
It's 1943, ten years after the assassination of President-elect Franklin D. Roosevelt. Germany is at war with Russia and rules all of Europe --- including Great Britain --- and Japan is conquering China and East Asia. The United States is an isolationist nation, still struggling with the Great Depression, and is being governed by President Huey P. Long, former Louisiana governor and senator.
Wheezer and the Golden Serpent by Kitty Sutton
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,770. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015 by Inknbeans Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
1843 in Indian Territory, an historic, never-before-done peace council is held at the capital of the Cherokee Nation, Tahlequah. Chief John Ross invites all Indian tribes within running distance, even their long-time enemies, as well as the plains Indians. Intrigue mounts while the young Cherokee, Sasa, is presented in Boston for her first Social “Season”. Who is following her and Wheezer?
Flashman and Madison's War by Robert Brightwell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,290. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA(4.00 from 1 review)
It is an extraordinary tale of an almost forgotten war, with inspiring leaders, incompetent commanders, a future American president, terrifying warriors (and their equally intimidating women), brave sailors, trigger-happy madams and a girl in a wet dress who could have brought a city to a standstill.
The Runaway by Terry Kay
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 148,070. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Tom and Son Jesus, two 12-year-old boys--one black and one white born the same hour of the same day--are best friends who spend their days dreaming, fishing, and trying to escape work. But their fun comes to an abrupt halt when they discover a human bone. This work is set in the 1940s and uses the relationships of two boys as a springboard for the beginning of desegregation in the South.
The Mystery at Sag Bridge by Pat Camalliere
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,750. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015 by Amika Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Cora Tozzi is a retired businesswoman who, after nursing her mother through her final illness, wishes only for a peaceful orderly world in her suburban Chicago home. When an angry spirit begins to leave cryptic messages on her computer and threatens those around her, Cora is forced to dig into the town’s notorious past to uncover secrets that will free the bonds that tie her and the spirit.
The Cadet by Doug Beason
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 137,140. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Wild Blue U: Book 1 - The Cadet is an historical saga chronicling the founding years of the United States Air Force Academy. It unveils the arduous training of America’s future leaders, showcasing empathetic, larger-than-life characters set against a fascinating tapestry of historical fact — and places them in vivid, history-changing events that affect the course of the nation.
The Emancipation Of Nate Bynum by Napoleon Crews
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,210. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The Emancipation of Nate Bynum probes the trauma, confusion and havoc of seventeen-year-old Nate Bynum after the death of his master, Jacob Bodine. The War is at its end, but the journey for this young slave is only beginning. To save his sisters and take them to freedom, Nate will tempt fate in an uncertain world.
Finders Seekers by David Yocum
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,300. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Surviving both the Missouri/Kansas Border War and the Civil War, a Union soldier didn’t survive his homeward journey. Decades later James and his twin brother found a toy soldier by the creek on the Boyer farm. twin brother. Little did the youngsters know that the items they uncovered would lead to a summer of surprise and mystery. The greatest surprise, however, would be found in an attic trunk.
Thrust From the Hand of God by Jason S. Litz
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 207,920. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
One selfless act, one naïve decision, so innocent in the making, so condemning in effect, how foolish John had been not to expect trouble to follow. Murder or self-defense, what did it matter? One man was dead and another wanted revenge.
Shadow of the Hawk by K.S. Jones
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,790. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Astraea Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Sacrifice is commonplace in 1932, so with mounting debt and both friends and family fleeing, sixteen-year-old Sooze promises her heart to a man she doesn’t love to save her family. Is true love just another loss along the way?
River of Dreams by Harrison Neese
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,210. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1841 Alabama, Ethan Hayes worked long days hammering red-hot iron. He was good at it, and he knew he was good, but his heart wasn’t in it. With the passing of each day, part of him died; it was only a matter of time before he walked away from the forge and left it all behind. The death of his mentor sets in motion events that propel him toward his dream . . .
Refiner's Fire: Sisters in Freedom Series, Vol. 2 by Ann Nolder-Heinz
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 117,590. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Lizzie Hamilton’s life as a pampered belle in the antebellum South is over. Danger and misfortune stalk her as she travels from Charleston, South Carolina to the gambling dens of New Orleans, up the Mississippi River, and across the broad prairies to the gold fields of California.