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Fiction » Historical » USA
Down Every Dark Valley by ronseals
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,040. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Down Ever Dark Valley When The Civil War comes to Blue Mountain Everyone is drawn into the conflict. Rachel and Grant, whose love is threatened by an act of unforgivable violence. Lucky Lacern, haunted by a nightmare of his own making. Barley, an escape slave who sacrifices everything to fight for freedom. Buck Toland, still only a boy, but filled with a rabid hatred for anyone named Lacern.
Riversitting 02: Little Lithodendron Wash Bridge by Ed Minges
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 87,610. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Borne forward in the Red Bedford, Marcus, Beanblossom, Durr, Ady, Mulberry Wing and Clarissa leave Nortonville, cross mountains, deserts, and the Oklahoma Panhandle, and pause, briefly, for Marcus to hop out and reacquaint himself with his Cowboy Buddy. It keeps getting weirder.
Sultana Awaits by Paul Andrews
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,160. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Lee had surrendered and Lincoln was dead. Jacob & Jeremiah Winslow, parolees of the worst Confederate prison camps are finally heading home. Their last step, a journey north on the Mississippi, on a crowded Riverboat named SULTANA. But that journey will be the end for one, and a transformation for the other. For in the dead of night, just past Memphis, the Sultana's boiler's will explode.
The Darkness: Tales From a Revolution - Maine by Lars D. H. Hedbor
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,530. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016 by Brief Candle Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
George is a simple farmboy, more interested in sneaking a break than in the intrigues of the Revolution. Even after the British come to town in a blaze of cannonfire, he stays out of it... until Louise crosses his path, and draws him into her mysterious world. When that world falls into shadow, the results will make history—and turn George’s life completely upside-down.
The Rovers by Paul Ferrante
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,020. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
During the Roaring Twenties anything was possible for those who dreamed big and were willing to risk it all. This is the story of two men who traveled different paths, yet whose fates were inextricably entwined. Theirs is a tale of love and lust, truth and deception, history and fantasy, damnation and redemption—and Baseball.
Wendell & Tyler: We're Off! : On the Road Series, Vol. 1 by James R. Kincaid
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 66,220. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2016 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
These two 16-year-olds are off on a summer-long road trip, driving a luxury RV from Los Angeles to Atlanta, without any idea what they are doing, Taking off from Los Angeles, Vol. 1, of the trilogy starts them on a sometimes dangerous, sometimes comic, journey that gets them eventually to Tombstone, by way of karaoke bars, alpine slides and nudist colonies, full of kindly people and lunatics.
Maggie Elizabeth Harrington by David J. Swykert
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 67,680. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2016 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Maggie Elizabeth Harrington is the story of a young woman in the 1890s, whose world is a remote northern Michigan mining town, where she tries to save a pack of young wolves from a bounty hunter.
Spirit Journey (Dawson Chronicles Book 3) by Linda Bridey
Series: Dawson Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,850. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2016 by Gold Crown Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Clean Historical Western Cowboy Romance Novel - Includes Never Before Published Bonus Novel/Story. Shy Skip Keller and beautiful Peanut Lennox, helped by some matchmakers, find romance while traveling through the Black Hills. Will the magic of the ancient mountains create an unbreakable bond or will it be torn asunder by anger and mistrust?
Rosewood, An Island Plantation by Beverly Ferebee Heyde
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 137,810. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016 by thewordverve inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
This is the story of Aureline Labouisse Ravenal and Henry Edwards—the passionate struggle of their stormy marriage—a struggle from island jungle cabin to plantation mansion. The continuing historical saga is set in the era of post-Revolutionary War South. Rosewood, An Island Plantation is the successor to the Winds of Change.
Blinded Nirvana Series Book 3 by Kristy Feltenberger-Gillespie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,290. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Historical » USA
After Addie Blackburn's mother dies, she boards a train to her grandparents' plantation home; grandparents she's never even talked to, let alone met. In New York, Addie and her mother were dirt poor but in Virginia, she's practically a princess. Why did her mother leave in the first place? Who is her father? Does he live on the plantation? Why is her grandfather obsessed with eye surgeries?
A Happy Man by Bryna Hellmann
Price: Free! Words: 50,810. Language: American English. Published: April 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Martin Burke married and raised three children during the Depression and ended up secure and successful. He thought everybody gets some luck, but not everybody grabs his chances and takes the risks. He called it luck but he wrestled it from the bastards who wanted him to stay hopeless and powerless and not be their problem. Well, he and his socialist buddies were going to fight them till they won.
Soldier Boys: Tales of the Civil War by Jack Matthews
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 57,400. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016 by Personville Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Philosophical author Jack Matthews takes snapshots of Civil War soldiers as they cheat death and mess around between battles. Without dwelling on the war's tragic dimension, these old-fashioned (and historically accurate) yarns are infused with irony and a youthful sense of adventure. They also ask you to ponder the human condition as people of that time might have done.
Fort Fisher: The Battle for the Gibraltar of the South by Greg Ahlgren
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 62,490. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
While two armies inflict mutual carnage in a series of virtual draws, the Union Navy slowly encircles the South, closing its harbors one by one. Wilmington, NC remains the last port through which flow the imported military supplies necessary to keep the Army of Northern Virginia in the field. And Wilmington is protected by Fort Fisher, the impregnable "Gibraltar of the South."
Studio Relations: Love in the Golden Age of Hollywood by Georgie Lee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,920. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1935 Hollywood, in the midst of the Great Depression, and the Women’s Decency League railing against working women, female director Vivien Howard struggles to convince studio executive Weston Holmes that she is the best director to make a Civil War movie. When a publicity mishap leads to a marriage of convenience, Vivien and Weston must overcome their differences to get their Hollywood ending.
Riversitting 01: In the North Pacific Gyre by Ed Minges
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 81,310. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
From the open-pit coal mines of Kansas to the West End Foster's Freeze, a trip across 120 years of stupidity, cupidity, victory and glory, hopeless love and blowing it, big time. An encounter with Zina, Hellen Hell-Fire, Marcus, Mulberry Wing, Gridley (who has no face), J.K. and Boron, the lunkhead Tustin, and the ethereal Beanblossom. And it keeps getting weirder.
Halfbreed Law (A Havelock Novel) by Chuck Tyrell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,570. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
Halfbreed marshal Garet Havelock sets off across the Mojave Desert to retrieve $100,000 in stolen gold bullion. Fate has served up its own brand of justice when he realizes the man he’s after is the Yankee raider who shot him years before, Buzz Donovan. But Donovan is pure evil, and Havelock is the only man who can stop his cruel atrocities with a taste of HALFBREED LAW…if he lives through it.
South of Rising Sun by J. D. McCall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 157,380. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
Danger stalks U.S. Marshal Alistair Taggart as Kansas pushes for statehood, and further violence escalates as the Civil War begins. Taggart must deal with cattle rustlers and highwaymen near the Kansas territorial capital of Lecompton, but is he getting too old for the job? A Kansas twister is the least of his worries in the resolution of a tough case that will cost him dearly.
Dawn of the Unthinkable by James Concannon
Price: Free! Words: 98,290. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA(1.00 from 1 review)
This is a story about hope. Hope for families, hope for the United States, hope for everyone. It tells how a man develops an idea to revolutionize the economy and social order of the United States. The men and women in this novel come up with a plan so audacious and daring, that no one will believe they are serious. Can they succeed? If they can, the unthinkable will dawn in the United States.
Pacifica by J Z Morrison Press
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,740. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In pursuit of her art, fleeing an unhappy affair, Nola Lynch sails from New York, through the Panama Canal, to California. Alone. Can a young woman alone in a rapidly changing United States find the strength to survive? Or will society and propriety defeat her independence in the end?
A Dandy Little Game by Bill McCulloch
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,390. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2016 by Open Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Set in Chicago during World War II, Bill McCulloch's gritty narrative explores the vagaries of luck and love against a backdrop of class and religious prejudice, criminal menace, and Midwestern humor.
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