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Fiction » Historical » USA
The Wheelman: How the Slave Robert Smalls Stole a Warship and Became King by Marshall Evans
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,410. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
A novel involving the true story of Robert Smalls, the South Carolina slave who stole a Confederate warship, became a Union Civil War captain, fought his way to Congress, and became the reputed King of Beaufort County, South Carolina. Examines America's racial history from a very different perspective.
The Blue Rebozo: A Novella by Pamela Humphrey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,770. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Woven throughout the threads of a family heirloom is the story of Petra's family. In a sharecropper cabin in Guadalupe County, Texas, Petra and her family struggle against the hardships of immigrant life. Supported by family and the story of their past, Petra faces heartache and loss. Based in fact and wrapped in fiction, The Blue Rebozo tells the story of Petra’s life … and love?
The Georgians by Cynthia Van Hazinga
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,010. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Gentry and gallows-bait,dreamers and doers — they were as various and turbulent a breed as ever came to the New World. They must battle with the green, unyielding land, they must deal with the spectre of slavery, defend against the Spanish and the Indians. They must, at last, be torn asunder in the Revolution, father against son, lover against lover, brother against brother.
BB Guns Remembered by Tom Gaylord
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,980. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » General
"BB Guns Remembered" is a nostalgic journey to the past, seen through the eyes of little boys whose BB guns were a key part of their lives. Journey back to your youth with these boys of adventure, and let them guide you through danger, quests hope and intrigue. The stories will sound familiar because they touch on the values of all people -- young and old.
The Hawk: Part Four by Anna Scott Graham
Series: The Hawk. Price: Free! Words: 66,320. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
In this fourth part of the series, set in 1962, Eric organizes a local exhibit, learning more about Marek Jagucki, but the truth of Marek’s past is revealed to the painter in one of his own canvases. As Marek begins to question the oddness of Eric’s eyes, the entire world is thrown into possible nuclear conflict by the Cuban Missile Crisis.
Scarlet Letter Lives by Maureen K. Wlodarczyk
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,960. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A poignant work of historical fiction inspired by the true stories of the owners of three 1850s copies of Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter. Their 19th century lives in the American South and generational family stories converge as their copies of The Scarlet Letter and their lives intersect in one woman who will tell their tales and then reveal the secret that defined her own life.
Jenny's Passion by Diane Wylie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,940. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015 by vinspirepublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Jennifer Winston could hear the booming sounds of cannon fire miles away from her Virginia home. She knew that the war had begun two years ago but had been insulated from it all by her father. Little did she know that her life was about to irrevocably change, and she would be tested to the limits of her courage and endurance for a man—a man who was the enemy, and one she wasn't supposed to love.
The Seer and the Scholar by Rosanne Higgins
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,360. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
A chance discovery takes anthropologist-turned-novelist Maude Travers through a centuries-old missing person's investigation. Each piece of evidence triggers vivid dreams of the Sloane sisters as they help Buffalo's poorest residents during the cholera epidemic of 1849. A psychic medium and the spirit of a nineteenth century school teacher enable Maude to reconcile the past with the present.
The Junkman by Joe Freitus
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 63,530. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Shot down during World War Two, Captain Brick Mosconi survived by parachuting into the barren countryside of Tuscany, Italy. Hidden from the Germans by locals, he meets and falls in love with a Contessa. But can he make it home to salvage the battlefield scrap… and one day return to his beloved?
Marsh Winds (Marsh Winds Suspenses, Book 2) by Ann Merritt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,340. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Historical Romantic Suspense ~ When the Yankees pay a visit to Marsh Winds at the end of the Civil War, the fighting is over, but the consequences from that night change the family’s destiny forever. Kate and Rafferty are thrown back into the battle that never really ended for either of them. Soon it becomes apparent both have secrets they’re hiding, and an attraction they try to ignore.
Death to America by Dennis Denowski
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,580. Language: British English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A World War 3 Novel and an analysis of Adolf Hitler's philosophy. Having an understanding that the Third World War is going to come through and caused by the United States is critical. The role of women in history is clearly highlighted in the book, and having an understanding of the future can be your only consolation for understanding the purpose of death. 'Death to America.'
Hammerhead (The Sergeant War Novel Book 9) by Len Levinson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,810. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015 by Piccadilly Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Fresh from the slaughter at Bastogne, Sgt. C.J. Mahoney rejoins Charlie Company of Patton’s Hammerhead Division. Slicing his way through the blood and guts of no-man’s-land with his kill-crazy sidekick Cranepool, Mahoney blasts hell at Hitler’s advancing troops, saving the entire company from oblivion. Mahoney is up for the Silver Star—but first he vows to settle a personal score.
Grey Pine by T. Lloyd Winetsky
You set the price! Words: 95,000. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Grey Pine is a gripping story of one man's struggle to survive amidst the forces of nature and the workings of a troubled mind. A gritty account of post-Vietnam America that chronicles ills not unfamiliar to us in the present day: youth suicide, clinical depression, racial tension, alcoholism, and the malaise from an unpopular war.
Black Drop: A Sage Adair Historical Mystery by S. L. Stoner
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 102,530. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In this riping yarn, President Theodore Roosevelt has left Washington D.C., embarking on his historic train trip through the American West. Little does he know that assassination awaits him in Portland, Oregon. Since life is never simple, Sage Adair also learns of young boys who need rescuing. As the presidential train and the boys’ doom rush ever closer, every crucial answer remains elusive.
Spyfall by John Hegenberger
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,720. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » USA
In October 1959, someone is out for revenge against young L.A. PI, Stan Wade, who has solved a few cases for his main client, Walt Disney. When a CIA agent mistakenly dies in Stan’s place, Stan initiates a revenge investigation that leads him outside the country, and his own comfort zone, to stop a nuclear threat to Europe that will remain classified until 2012.
Los Angeles, 1968: Happy Ranch to Watts by T. Lloyd Winetsky
You set the price! Words: 94,390. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Weeks before the assassination of Martin Luther King, Allen Greene, a directionless young white man who never intended to be a teacher, finds himself in a Watts classroom, standing before thirty black seventh-grade girls.
An Imperfect Union by Georgiann Baldino
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,740. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
'Imperfect Union' is a timeless story of love and survival during the American Civil War, based on the real-life experiences of a doctor and nurse, who served at some of the worst battlefields. When caring for sick and wounded soldiers, Cornelia Hancock and Fred Dudley comfort and support each other. Author Baldino transforms battles and skirmishes into an inspiring work of fiction.
Missing Quail Crossings by Jennifer McMurrain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,960. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
World War II is finally over and Dovie Grant is thrilled that her loved ones are finally coming home. The happiness of their reunion is cut short when the news that Dovie’s son-in-law, is missing in action and a new family member with a trouble past comes to live at Quail Crossings. Dovie is quickly realizing that the Germans may have surrendered but the battle at home is just beginning.
Children of Cain by Miriam Grace Monfredo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,470. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Bronwen Llyr's heading for the Union lines when she discovers that thousands of Rebel troops are advancing. Robert E. Lee plans a surprise attack to cut off the Union army's supply line. McClellan might not know until disaster strikes. Bronwen must track down the General and warn him of impending doom. But every attempt she makes to find him is thwarted.
Brothers of Cain by Miriam Grace Monfredo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,210. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1862, while troops prepare to capture Richmond, undercover agent Bronwen Llyr begins her own battle: to free her brother from prison. But as time escapes her, so does hope.
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