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The Yanks Are Starving
By Glen Craney
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 225,850. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
During the Great Depression summer of 1932, the nation teeters on the brink of revolution. A charismatic hobo leads twenty thousand homeless World War I veterans into Washington, D.C. to demand their service compensation. A historical novel of the political intrigue and betrayal that culminated in the only pitched battle ever fought between two American armies under the same flag.
The Wall Will Not Last
By M.E. Parnell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 127,510. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
We are in New Amsterdam in the 1600s. These are treacherous times and Johanna, our young heroine, faces many dangers and overcomes them to finally succeed and prosper as the English force the Dutch out of the colony and rename it New York.
Breaking Ties
By Jo Grafford
Series: Lost Colony, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,390. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
One hundred and fifteen colonists disappeared from Roanoke Island in 1587. No bodies. No graves. No trail led to their whereabouts. Until now. Buried beneath layers of intrigue for centuries, a chilling conspiracy has surfaced – one involving murder, blood money, and a betrayal of the fledging English colony so terrifying it can only be revealed in Breaking Ties.
Legacies, An American Journey
By Jim Ricca
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 194,760. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Legacies; an American Journey, recounts the history of one family of Italian-American soldiers and policemen, and their long battle against the Mafia, Fascism and Communism. It details their sacrifices, triumphs and losses. This book recounts their flight to America to escape the Mafia’s and Mussolini’s vengeance, and their military service in the American army during World War II and Vietnam.
Elsa
By Allison Bruning
Series: The Secret Heritage, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 205,230. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013 by Mountain Springs House. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Lost in a society that doesn’t understand Franklin or why she would ever choose to be with a man who has Asperger's Syndrome, Elsa comes face to face with death, destruction, and misfortune as she tries to clear his name so they can wed. With each step towards progress Elsa falls two steps behind. One simple task shifts her entire life towards a direction she could have never imagined.
To So Few - The Prelude
By Cap Parlier
Series: To So Few, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,410. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013 by Saint Gaudens Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is the second of a planned dozen books in Cap Parlier’s To So Few series of historic novels. Brian Drummond becomes a fighter pilot in the RAF as World War II opens in Europe. It does not take long for him to demonstrate his skills with the best fighter airplane of its day. As with all bands of warrior brothers, the special kindred bonds forged in the heat of battle expand their lust for l
Escape From Clark's Creek
By Charles Petterson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,210. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Grover Gilfillan decides the prospects of war are a better choice than staying in his abusive, corrupt heritage of depression era West Virginia. His goal is simple, escape poverty and obtain an honorable life. The Navy appears to be a good choice and his meeting with co-ed Judy Perman further fuels his dreams. But ,is she the catalyst for his downfall?
Amelia's Story
By C.P. Murphy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,930. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Set during the War of 1812, Amelia Samuels is being forced into a loveless marriage by her father. When she has nobody left to turn to, she befriends the village stranger, Patrick Buchahan. Together the two discover the reason behind her unwanted engagement, but perhaps a little too late.
Forward to Camelot: 50th Anniversary Edition
By Susan Sloate
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 144,840. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013 by Drake Valley Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(3.00 from 1 review)
Cady Cuyler returns to 1963 for the Bible used to swear in Lyndon Johnson after President Kennedy’s assassination—while also discovering why her father disappeared in the same city on the same tragic day. Finding frightening links between them will lead Cady to a far more perilous mission: to somehow prevent the President’s murder, with one unlikely ally: an ex-Marine named Lee Harvey Oswald.
Cursed Soldier
By Laura Lee McKellips
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,420. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Benjamin is a cursed Confederate soldier still alive 150 years after the Battle of Gettysburg searching for a way to break his curse. He meets Alexandria, a tour guide at Gettysburg. Is she the key to his problem or will he accept his curse?
The Last Mission
By William P. Kennedy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,340. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
In World War II, American bombers flew over Germany from bases in England. These missions were a horrific lottery in which, for no apparent reason, some men lived and others died. A lifetime later one of the survivors returns to his base with the answer to an unsolved wartime murder, needing to know the fate of an English girl he loved and abandoned, and seeking the reason why his life was spared.
Tara's Forgotten Son
By Lana Mowdy
Price: Free! Words: 121,680. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 1 review)
Wade Hampton Hamilton is the unsung hero in a classic American novel. A child conceived at the onset of civil distress, he struggles to overcome the trauma of soldiers, abandonment, and near starvation.
Between Rail and River
By James Rada, Jr
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,880. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
The story of the Fitzgerald Family continues in this second book of "The Canawlers" series. Having experienced the horrors of the Civil War as it reached the C&O Canal, the Fitzgeralds must now try of survive as the canal draws more attention from the North and the South. They are also faced with problem unrelated to the war but impacting each member of the family.
Oaklayne, The Reconstruction
By Karen C. Shriver
Series: Oaklayne, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 167,710. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013 by Roaring Rabbit Publishing. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
The American Civil War is finally over, but the turmoil of a nation embroiled in a passionate struggle for civil rights has only just begun. Oaklayne Plantation is in ruins, a stark reflection of the condition of a once prosperous country and her families who have been torn apart by war. Was anything gained by the deaths of so many Americans? Is all hope for restoration gone?
Oaklayne, A Civil War Saga
By Maurine R. McCullah
Series: Oaklayne, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,590. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013 by Roaring Rabbit Publishing. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
The year is 1860. Conflict threatens to dissolve the country if North and South cannot peacefully settle their differences. The calm serenity of plantation life at Oaklayne is suddenly replaced with passionate friction between family members, as each person struggles their way through perilous situations they encounter during a very difficult time in our nation’s history.
Life Amidst Ruin
By Jessica Gober
Series: The Rockford Life Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,690. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Jake Rockford returns to Virginia so his children can meet their mother’s family only to be greeted by the War Between the States. The war will touch the lives of everyone he cares about, even his brother’s family back in Oregon.
Sautee Shadows: Book One of the Georgia Gold Series
By Denise Weimer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 101,940. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013 by Canterbury House Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Sautee Shadows: Book one of the Georgia Gold Series is the sweeping saga of four families whose lives intertwine through romance, adventure and murderlinking antebellum Georgia’s coast and mountains during the economic expansion of the 1830s.
Holding The Moon
By Tami Lynne
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 110,480. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013 by Fiction4All. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Book 4 in the Children Of The Moon series. Hatebe finally has the life she always envisioned. When war breaks out, however, she is thrust into the center of the conflict. Carrying the hopes of the tribes she has come to call family, Hatebe must find a way to broker peace - not only for the safety of the people she loves but to protect the future she has fought so valiantly to manifest.
Last Stop Freedom
By Ann Nolder-Heinz
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 186,040. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013 by Write Words Inc.. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Two women, one white, the other black, find themselves trapped in bondage on a South Carolina plantation in 1850's America. Their unique friendship gives each the strength to endure until circumstances threaten not only to rip them apart but to place their very lives in jeopardy. They undertake a harrowing flight with the aid of the Underground Railroad. Will slavery’s powerful tentacles hold them
Black Wolf's Return
By Dan Strawn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,860. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Black Wolf, has a dying vision: The wolves will leave the prairie, and so will the Nez Perce Indians. The vision promises his descendants will return when the wolves do. In the 20th century, his descendant, Tom, finds trials and tribulations of his own. When Tom and his daughter, Sara, search for the black wolf in Hell's Canyon, their journey leads to the fruition of Black Wolf's prophecy.