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Fiction » Historical » USA
Task Force Dragon by Michael W. Romanowski
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,530. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2017 by Foremost Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » USA
Battle of the Bulge survivor Phillip Vogel has been given a dangerous mission: drive 50 miles behind enemy lines to stage a rescue at a brutal Nazi POW camp. The lives of hundreds of American GIs hang in the balance. But there is more to the tale--secrets long buried and treason lie behind every bend in the road. What had been simply impossible is now a virtual suicide mission, unless Vogel can...
CHAMELEONS, A Novel Based Upon Actual Events by Marcus Nannini
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,570. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
One Japanese midget submarine successfully penetrated Pearl Harbor early on the morning of December 7, 1941. It launched 2 torpedoes, one of which turtled the U.S.S. Oklahoma. Eventually the 2 man Crew abandoned their badly damaged little submarine in West Loch. They swam ashore, connected with pre-arranged contacts and melded into the population as if human Chameleons. This is their story.
The Dead Possum Gang by Dan Strawn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,000. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Rick Edwards’ young life is turned upside down when his dad returns from the war and the family move to Southern California and Rick discovers a cadre of friends. Confronted with new threats—nuclear holocaust, polio, a war in Korea—the boys unite as The Dead Possum Gang. When Diane moves in next door, she brings her flute, friendship, and danger in the form of her step-brother, Larry.
Justice for Cassie by Fred L. Funk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,190. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
JUSTICE FOR CASSIE is a chilling tale inspired by actual events and real people. The story begins as young Cassie Bienville spends her teenaged years growing up in a palatial mansion on a large plantation in southern Louisiana. In her golden years her mental health breaks down and she goes to a supposed 'high 'end' elder care home. where abuse and neglect are the order of the day.
Promises to Keep by JR Thomas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,080. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » USA
John Steele finds himself alone, his life's plan destroyed and his heart broken.. He struggles to find inner peace and new purpose in life. This leads him to life on a barrier island where new challenges and adventure wait him. The time period of this action packed story is the late 19th century. Come sail with us as we enjoy the simple, yet exciting, life of island living
Phantom by Kevin King
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 86,680. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017 by Open Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Sports
A story of hopeless love—a serial philanderer and gambler married to a woman much younger—and impossible love—his wife, Casey Googan, and a black boxer. Turn of the century Boston comes alive with crew races, balloon races, boxing, rat-baiting, and fashion competitions judged by Isabella Stuart Gardner.
Detour, A Big Rig Thriller by Devorah Fox
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,220. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » USA
What could go wrong during the preparations for the birth of Marvin and Miriam Stenowitz’s first grandson? Well, nearly everything. Crooks, two U.S. Presidents, a Jewish circumcision ceremony, Valentine’s Day, and a snow storm complicate hero-trucker Archie Harlanson attempts to show Debbie Stenowitz’s family that he’s the right guy for their daughter
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.
If the North Had Won the Civil War by Andrew Heller
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,220. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2017 by Commander James Bondage. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » USA
An alternate history set in a nightmarish Confederacy, where anyone with a drop of Black blood is confined to "Preserve", half of the book is the story of a young history professor who decides to challenge the system by writing a book that will challenge the status quo, and maybe land him in jail. His book, an historically detailed alternate history of the war, constitutes the other half.
Escape From Purgatory by Scarlet Darkwood
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,430. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
The unthinkable can happen. Claire Wright learns this nightmarish truth when life comes tumbling down around her. In her world, men still rule, and that includes what they do with their wives.
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.
A Lifetime Again by Rosanne Higgins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,360. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The Orphans and Inmates series chronicles three sisters who are orphaned on the journey from Ireland to Buffalo, New York. The history of Buffalo unfolds as the girls become women, each making their mark on the burgeoning city. A Lifetime Again, book four, focuses on Buffalo's earliest insane asylum and the relationship between the gift of clairvoyance and insanity.
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.
The Hawk: Part Ten by Anna Scott Graham
Series: The Hawk. Price: Free! Words: 57,680. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
Lynne prepares for changes while in Texas John Doe still possesses no memory of his family. Aware of Laurie’s plans to move west, Stanford travels for a baby’s birth, but finds no trace of Eric. Jane remembers Stanford, but will Laurie let that man back into his heart?
Gardens of Hope: A Novel by Michael Holloway Perronne
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,410. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2016 by Chances Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Can two men from the same city but segregated worlds maintain a connection during a time in US history that not only brands one of them as the enemy but denies that a love such as theirs exists?
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.
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