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Fiction » Historical » USA
Perfect Red by Jennie Nash
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,150. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
At the height of the Red Scare, a secretary goes after the story of a fiery red lipstick, challenging the rules of social conformity, the dangers of passion, and her own beliefs about love.
Will the Real Carolyn Keene Please Stand Up by Christine Keleny
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,100. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
** Midwest Book Award Finalist ** Historical fiction about the creators and creation of Nancy Drew and the controversy that still surrounds the plucky, intelligent, resourceful, and famous girl sleuth we affectionately call Nancy .
Blind Tribute by Mari Anne Christie
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 179,330. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2017 by Whaley Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literary collections » Diaries & Journals
Every newspaper editor owes tribute to the devil... Harry Wentworth's bill just came due.
Candidate Lincoln, a novel by Georgiann Baldino
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,880. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
What brought Abraham Lincoln to the forefront of American politics? It wasn't his appearance or experience or financial backing. Lincoln was an unlikely politician, and yet his candidacy for the U.S. Senate changed the direction America was headed. Candidate Lincoln puts readers into the crowds during his 1858 campaign and allows them to hear the heated clash of opinions and negative campaigning.
Onto The Third Generation by Brandon Hadley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,090. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Liza stumbles out of the woods and into the life of George and Esther Hadley. Her drive is to make sure that the child she carries will never live in bondage. Her grandmother was betrayed and taken into bondage in Africa. Forbidden love, tragedy and bondage mark her family for three generations.
The Hanging of Hard Barnes by Ryan King
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,830. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Raised in the dark shadow of his twin brother Hardin, Lloyd Barnes is on a mission to save Hard from the hangman's noose. In the corrupt L.A. scene of the late 1920's, though, Lloyd's task looks hopeless as the California penal system makes ready for its last legal public execution. The Hanging of Hard Barnes is a 75-page short novel.
Murder Between the Pages by Josh Lanyon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,710. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Historical » USA
Rival mystery authors compete to solve the "impossible" murder of a notorious author of roman à clef. If only the murderer was equally amused.
Death in the Black Patch by Bruce Wilson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,400. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016 by Artemesia Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
In 1906 Kentucky, Wes Wilson’s tobacco crop is his life’s blood. Wes is determined that nothing—not the devious tobacco buyer; the ever-present Night Riders; or the cousin hiding a deadly secret—will stand in his way. The secrets and lies smother Wes the longer he takes to decide what to do with his crop. The conflict erupts and soon rages out of control with a result both surprising and tragic.
The Ticket “Terror Below” by Todd E. Shewmaker
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,920. Language: American English. Published: September 4, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » USA
An American submarine sinks under mysterious circumstances with all hands. Trip Black, nephew of one of the lost sailors, is determined to find out exactly what happened. What he uncovers is deception and lies that could start a world war.
Tyler Buckspan by Jere' M Fishback
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,670. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2017 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Historical » USA
In a time when love between men was forbidden, even criminalized, can Tyler find the love he needs from another boy?
Shaken to the Core by Jae
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 126,260. Language: American English. Published: June 15, 2016 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Historical » USA
Kate Winthrop, daughter of a shipping magnate, is expected to marry a respectable man. But her true passion lies with photography—and with women. Much to the dismay of her parents, she becomes friends with their maid Giuliana. Then an earthquake hits San Francisco. Will the disaster shatter their tentative feelings? Or will they be able to save each other’s lives and hearts?
Bulwick School “A Yankee Lad in London” by Robert A. Lytle
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,040. Language: American English. Published: October 1, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » USA
Michael Hanlon loses his parents in the 9/11 attacks. Orphaned, he moves to London with his uncle, an Irish criminal. Through him, Michael learns of his father’s violent past in the IRA and his struggles to start a new life in America. His new prep school mates help Michael overcome his family’s tragic history and find peace while running from an IRA splinter group still tied to his family.
Might Could Be by Gay G. Gunn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,770. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
From Keely and Colt, the saga of the Culhane family continues with siblings Selena Culhane Colson and Hepburn Culhane as they make choices, define their lives and face the tragedies and triumphs during World War II and in post-war and pre-civil rights era America.
The Man From Royal Street by Philip Fraterrigo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,510. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Twists and turns abound in this historically inspired novel as William Sutcliffe, a vampire, flees to avoid arrest after his wife, Rachel, is murdered by a former associate. Swearing to avenge her murder, he begins a journey that spans 230 years and eventually culminates in a showdown between the forces of good and the forces of evil.
Bold New World: The Coffee House Notebooks by Alex Freeman
Price: $4.19 USD. Words: 36,290. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Diaries & Journals, Fiction » Historical » USA
Imagine, for a moment, the instant in which a schizophrenic realizes that he is not, in fact, a schizophrenic, that it is human society itself afflicted. Contained in these pages are the living and the loving, the poems and the paintings, of that schizophrenic-in-remission, imagining a society sane.
An Imperfect Union by Georgiann Baldino
Series: Civil War Nurses. 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.
Jerica's Pirate (Curse of the Conjure Woman, Book Five) by Kitty Margo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,110. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Historical » USA
Jerica Jordan Fontaine is a woman scorned. Who does she turn to when she feels the need for revenge? Why, her half sister, of course. Lavinia is very adept at laying curses and making things happen. Or, as Sean Devereux will be tormented to discover..not happen.
Runaway “Their Moment in Time” by Kathleen Cook Huebbe
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,440. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » USA
The 1950s live on at The Oasis, a drive-in restaurant in Southern California. Five children growing up in the ’70s and ’80s recapture the lost days of leather-jacketed teens racing their souped-up cars on the nearby quarter-mile. Led by Runaway, they form a car club "The Shakers." Soon they are up to their hubcaps in competition that starts out friendly, but soon detours into the danger zone.