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Fiction » Historical » USA
The Crossing Hour by Quoleena Sbrocca
Series: The Crossing Hour, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,940. Language: American English. Published: April 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Historical » USA
In this historical-meets-contemporary fiction novel, an early 19th century slave awakens in the 21st century to find she has no choice but to return to her harrowing past, or else history will be forever changed.
City of Redemption by June Ahern
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 72,100. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
Flower Power explodes into fire power when a lonely young woman becomes embroiled in drugs, gunrunning and a plot to bring down the Black Panther during the Summer of Love. Liz MacKay grieving the loss of her murdered son and abandonment by her husband travels to San Francisco for a fresh start, joins a commune of oddly matched members and soon is entangled in the dark underbelly of the times.
Apron Strings by Mary Morony
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,100. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A seven-year old well-to-do white girl and her family’s black maid overcome the deep-seated hatred and the segregation embedded in their 1950’s era southern culture proving that love sees no color. Where you taught to hate people of another color when you were young? We don’t come hating we learn it!
Just Another Sunday: A Novel by Elizabeth Good
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,370. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » USA(2.00 from 1 review)
Just Another Sunday Is Anything but Ordinary - Set against the backdrop of the turbulent late 1960s and early 1970s, Just Another Sunday is inspired by actual events and follows Lia Benedict, a teenager growing up in the suburbs of New Jersey.
Forever by Christopher Williams
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,580. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In FOREVER, 13-year-old Ben Stuart is traumatized by the sudden loss of everything he loves and gives his life meaning. Set in the early 1970s, this novella is not your typical “coming-of-age” story. Nostalgia and humor is mingled with a piercing sadness experienced by the protagonist.
Conspiracy 911: A Truther Novel by Vicki Neland
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,030. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
For anyone wishing to read about the best vetted alternative theories to the Official Story of 911, this riveting political thriller weaves these into a single taut thread. Set as a fictional event, the story moves quickly and urgently towards what will be for many, a very surprising ending.
Ravencroft Springs: The Feast of '69 by Logan L. Masterson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Historical » USA
No one believed the summer of love could last forever, not really. Hippies danced in the streets, slept in the parks, hit the road on a whim, but when two star-crossed lovers find themselves in the forgotten hill country town known as Ravencroft Springs, winter has come. What fate awaits the American folk band Feast of Love? Come on down the foggy, forgotten road and learn for yourself.
Lessons in Love and Life - A Short Story by Jae
Series: The Oregon, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,060. Language: American English. Published: February 12, 2014 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Historical » USA
Amy Hamilton finally has everything she ever wanted when Rika, the woman she loves, moves to the ranch. But years of having to hide her feelings leave her insecure, and her fears get the better of her. Convinced that Rika is growing bored with ranch life, Amy comes up with a daring plan.
The Revenant Detective, Volume 1: Deadly Role by P.J. Lozito
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » USA
An assassin with a longbow is picking off men. Veterans. Men who served their country side by side. And now, one of them, a successful actor, finds himself in the crosshairs of the killer. Trying to stay alive becomes something more when his wife is taken. Now, a man used to playing roles for millions must take on a madman one-on-one, posing as any character necessary.
Look Away by John A. Peak
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 255,000. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » War
The 14-year-old Confederate private and the young slave laborer knew each other before the war but would not have called each other friends. The soldier is struggling to stay alive day by bloody day but finds himself dragged into the slave's determined effort pry his young family out of bondage.
Cat Island (Privateers & Gentlemen) by Walter Jon Williams
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,860. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » USA
The British are preparing to attack New Orleans. Sworn to defend Louisiana, Captain Favian Markham finds New Orleans a city of intrigue, where Creoles conspire against the Americans, streetfighters cloak their murders under the Code Duello, the pirate Jean Laffite defies the Navy, and where two sensuous Creole women, Eugenie and Campaspe, vie for his favor.
A Touch of America: Four Stories from American History by Jason Wallace
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 182,290. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
From the American Revolution to the Civil War to the Wild West, learn about some of the most important men and women that you never knew about, people that shaped America, on both sides of the law and of different hues. Warriors, farmers, lawmen, criminals, and much more are packed into these tales of honor, destitution, service, love, and duty. The Swamp Fox, STWR, Arthur Tanner, and God's Earth.
Magnetic Attraction by DuannaLee Petersen-Griffin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,650. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
1890: Denver, Colorado. Drawn together by an inexplicable magnetic attraction, Jack and Beth are thrown together by happenstance and so drawn to each other that they feel as one. Promised since birth to wed a friend's son, Beth's mother is outraged. Should they elope? How will they handle this awkward circumstance as they and their parents, one by one, realize the truth and are sworn to secrecy?
The Gethering by WIll Welton
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,230. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
During my younger years I was fortune to meet some of the old time law men from the late 1890’s. One of them happened to live not far up the way from me and was an acquaintance of my step-father. He dearly loved to talk for he had no kinfolks that I ever heard about and he told me a lot of stories of the old days in the Territory before Oklahoma became a state.
Mudsills & Mooncussers by Iris Chacon
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,810. Language: American English. Published: December 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Civil War breaks out, and Yankee soldiers sneak into the only fortress on tiny Key West - much to the chagrin of America’s “southernmost” citizens. Aaron Mathews, a Union spy, is sent to eliminate a Rebel saboteur operating on the island. Amidst exotic locales and unforeseen dangers, Aaron learns to his horror that the enemy spy may be the woman with whom he has fallen in love.
Songbird by Laci Barry Post
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 99,960. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Can those left behind endure? When the travesties and social changes of World War II confront a small southern town, faith, family, and love sustain the lives of one young woman and her family.
Playing Black by Lynn Packer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 154,480. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In the early ‘60’s, a white, Manhattan, Kansas, high school student becomes a guinea pig for a university project to develop the perfect jump shot. But soon he’s experiencing, firsthand, the impact basketball and music were having on the civil rights movement.
Shadows Stir at Seven Sisters by M.L. Bullock
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,900. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Seven Sisters, an antebellum restoration in downtown Mobile, has come to life recently...and not in ways historian Carrie Jo Jardine had expected. After battling and surviving a dangerous encounter with a visitor from the past, Carrie Jo and Seven Sisters’ handsome owner Ashland Stuart have one last mystery to uncover. Where is Calpurnia Cottonwood?
The New Adventures of Richard Knight, Volume 2: Race With Hell! by I.A. Watson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,850. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » USA
A 10,000 mile air race over the most dangerous environments on the planet. 31 of the world’s most daring pilots – before the killings start. An ancient evil awoken from its tomb to wreak ancient revenge on the living. Detective airman Richard Knight targeted for death.
Black Centipede Confidential by Chuck Miller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,860. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » USA
Where is the Analytical Engine? Who is the faceless assassin called Anonymoushka? Why does William Randolph Hearst want to fire Percival Doiley? What the heck is going on with Bloody Mary Jane Gallows? How can the Black Centipede possibly save the day?