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Fiction » Historical » USA
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.
Shades of Gray (Annotated Edition, The Lost Chapters) by Jessica James
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 204,650. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Honor & conviction clash with loyalty & love in this epic Civil War love story that pits brother against brother. Chronicles the clash of a Confederate officer with a Union spy as they defend their beliefs, their country, & their honor. Called “a riveting piece of historical fiction” by the Midwest Book Review & often compared to Gone w/the Wind, this novel has become a cherished classic.
Mulberry Bend, Aisling's Story by Karen Dean Benson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,820. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
On the eve of the Battle of Gettysburg, as Northern and Southern military troops are gathering, Aisling O’Quinn musters the courage to escape the dreadful farm where she lives. Can Aisling overcome the influence of her disastrous past? Is she strong enough to take control of the drastic changes and unfortunate circumstances she is about to face? Will her unresolved memories cripple her?
War and Cold War by Jack R. Williams
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,270. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
The book is about a military family during WWII through the Cold War. Their background and history touches the highlights of WWII, then winnows its history down to that of the Cold War and an over-flight. One recognizes and develops a metaphor with the Rime of the Ancient Mariner, a lyrical ballad or poem that captures both the exaltation and the misery of their lives.
Nazi Saboteurs on the Bayou by Steven Burgauer
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 111,490. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
A dead German in a whorehouse bed. A pair of bloated corpses floating in a Mississippi bayou. A mysterious notebook filled with unknown codes and hand drawn maps. A Mafia Don helping the Allies seek revenge on the Fascists. A series of anagrams challenging the code-breaking talents of the brilliant minds at Bletchley Park. A Nazi plot to sabotage the production of Higgins landing craft.
The Garden of Allah Novels Trilogy #2 ("Searchlights and Shadows" - "Reds in the Beds" - "Twisted Boulevard") by Martin Turnbull
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 309,990. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
1940s Hollywood was a perilous time. Over the music of the Hollywood Canteen hung the fear that some of these brave boys won’t make it back. Then came the paranoia that Commies lurked behind every movie, bringing with it the Red Scare. And once HUAC was finished rattling its publicity-seeking saber, a new threat flourished. This time from that plywood book with the tiny screen.
The Lagoon by C Davis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,920. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Growing up in 'forties and 'fifties America in the town of White Oak lying in the ‘gut country' around Chesapeake on the Eastern Seaboard, Freddie Gardiner's life will be honed by the evils of the region that surrounds him and the fates that dog us all - and his approach to life will be fashioned after the wisdom and stoicism of his mother Alice. Family Saga
Jungle Eyes Trilogy by Lindsay Marie Miller
Series: Jungle Eyes Trilogy. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 160,400. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Historical » USA
Welcome to the jungle. Will you survive? The Complete Jungle Eyes Trilogy. Now Available in a Single Volume. This box set includes the following novels: Jungle Eyes, Island Smile, Coastal Spirit
The Complete Owen Family Saga by Marsha Ward
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 404,300. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Western
The Complete Owen Family Saga is a Chronological Box Set of the five novels within: Gone for a Soldier, The Man from Shenandoah, Spinster's Folly, Ride to Raton, and Trail of Storms. Join Rod and Julia Owen, their sons, daughters, and neighbors in Colorado Territory and beyond for action, adventure and romance in 19th Century America.
A Nation of Mystics? Book Three: Journeys by Pamela Johnson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,770. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In this final book of Pamela Johnson’s epic trilogy on the 1960s, Book 3: Journeys, ties together the important threads of America’s counterculture beliefs into a single knot, the ideas and actions of a generation poised on the threshold of a new decade, ready to stand the test of time.
A Nation of Mystics/ Book Two: The Tribe by Pamela Johnson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,980. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In Book Two of A Nation of Mystics, author Pamela Johnson resumes her skillful exploration of the late-1960s and the counterculture through the eyes of a communal family, following the strengthening relationships of the tribe as they search for enlightenment through mind-expanding hallucinogens and work for political change.
A Nation of Mystics/ Book One: Intentions by Pamela Johnson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,380. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In this epic story of intimacy, metaphysical exploration, and coming of age, author Pamela Johnson deftly explores the youth subculture in San Francisco and Berkeley in the mid-1960s, with all its initial goodwill and naiveté--its dedication to free speech, promise to end war, commitment to racial equality, art and music, and the exploration of spirituality based on mind-expanding hallucinogens.
Death in the Black Patch by Bruce Wilson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,400. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016 by Artemesia Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
In 1906 Kentucky, Wes Wilson’s tobacco crop is his life’s blood. Wes is determined that nothing—not the devious tobacco buyer; the ever-present Night Riders; or the cousin hiding a deadly secret—will stand in his way. The secrets and lies smother Wes the longer he takes to decide what to do with his crop. The conflict erupts and soon rages out of control with a result both surprising and tragic.
Lady From Hoback by Keith Keltner
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 146,790. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A professor inspires students with a unique view of American government. Surprisingly, these admirers tear him away from the comfort of the classroom and thrust him into the world of politics. Undaunted, he tackles the task willingly. However, when he believes his term is ending, he gets sucked back in due to an obscure provision in the Constitution. Seizing the chance, he charts a unique path.
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