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Fiction » Historical » USA
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.
New Shoes for Elizabeth - Coloring Book by Jenny Deason Copeland
Price: Free! Words: 550. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Historical » USA
Inspired by true events, this tween age chapter book is a fictional account of a Depression era Christmas on a share croppers farm in the Midwest. The thirteen year old heroine, Elizabeth, and her five brothers were enjoying all the fun of life on the farm when their father lost part of his hand in a farming accident. In spite of this tragedy, Elizabeth made this their best Christmas ever.
La leyenda de Mestizo Smith by Jake Jones
Price: Free! Words: 2,480. Language: Spanish. Published: November 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Esta historia comienza en la ciudad de Oklahoma lindan 1830, en un pequeño orfanato en los lindes de la ciudad. El orfanato estaba dirigido por una mujer que era la viuda de un ex-agente de la ley. Su marido fue asesinado en un intento de robo de un banco sólo yardas de su casa.
El fantasma Estampida by Jake Jones
Price: Free! Words: 1,980. Language: Spanish. Published: November 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
Esta es la historia de cómo el Fantasma Estampida se convirtió en una leyenda en el folklore de Arizona. El incidente que comenzó la leyenda sucedió hace mucho tiempo. Pero incluso en el último año o dos, ha habido varios informes de la Phantom Stampede.
The Legend of Mongrel Smith by Jake Jones
Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Classics
This story begins in Oklahoma City abut 1830, in a small orphanage right at the edge of town. The orphanage was run by a woman who was the widow of an ex-lawman. Her husband was gunned down in a bank robbery attempt only yards from their home.
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.
Ready Reference Treatise: Feathers by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » USA
The plot revolves around a sixth grade girl named Frannie who grows up during that time. There is only one white boy in the class. The arrival of that new white boy causes a lot of chaos in the class.
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?
Cry of The Coyotes by Jake Jones
Price: Free! Words: 2,190. Language: American English. Published: November 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
Bank robbery is one thing that these two brothers should have skipped. They received warnings, but didn't heed them. Arizona in the 1840's was and is an awesome place, but the Coyotes know best!
Twinkle, Twinkle by Glenda Yarbrough
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,830. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Historical » USA
1901 Americus, Georgia, Sala and Talu moves into the Windsor Hotel. Her mother has obtained a new job as a maid and they have a new home on the third floor of the hotel. Everything is wonderful until Sala meets Thornton Heitzig, a powerful business man and politician. He becomes Sala's lover but as time passes, he will also become her killer. And also Talu's. But Talu's ghost doesn't forget.
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.
9/11 The Jumper by Peter J Anders
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,680. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Historical » USA
This short story is dedicated to all those who lost their lives in the attacks on America on the 11th September 2001. “A ‘jumper’ is somebody who goes to the office in the morning knowing that they will commit suicide”… “These people were forced out by the smoke and flames or blown out.” - Ellen Borakove, spokeswoman for the medical examiner’s office.
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