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Fiction » Historical » USA
The Liberty Flower by Katie Hanrahan
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 97,100. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014 by Newcastlewest Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Sarah Mahon has found success as a spy for the partisan militia, until Jack Ashford comes ashore. She leans that the enemy cannot be judged by the color of his coat because a man can change his colors, a notion her father denies. A sabotaged courtship ends with a rash act of rebellion and a face-saving marriage, but the war is not over and Jack is determined to win Sarah at any cost.
Nazi Saboteurs on the Bayou by Steven Burgauer
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 111,490. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
A dead German in a whorehouse bed. A pair of bloated corpses floating in a Mississippi bayou. A mysterious notebook filled with unknown codes and hand drawn maps. A Mafia Don helping the Allies seek revenge on the Fascists. A series of anagrams challenging the code-breaking talents of the brilliant minds at Bletchley Park. A Nazi plot to sabotage the production of Higgins landing craft.
Belle City by Penny Mickelbury
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 185,830. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014 by Whitepoint Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
This saga of love, land and loss is told from the disparate perspectives of Ruth Thatcher, who is Black, and Jonas Thatcher, who is White, and spans nearly a century. During the course of their lifetimes, Ruth and Jonas-- and their respective families have prospered-- but it is left for their descendants to come to grips with the long-unacknowledged truth that the two families are actually one.
Proof Through the Night by Mary Jane Mayo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,450. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
It is July 1812 and Lady Sarah Anne, a high-minded aristocrat traveling on a British ship, is captured by the American privateer, Captain Patrick Morgan. The young United States has declared war against powerful Great Britain. Within the backdrop of the terror of the British siege of the Chesapeake Bay, Lady Sarah Anne and Patrick learn how two opposing hearts and minds can become one.
Hiram's Hope: The Return of Isaiah by Max Terman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,900. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Inspirational
Following in the footsteps of Hiram’s Honor, one of Online College’s Best Books for Studying the Civil War, Hiram's Hope: The Return of Isaiah tells how Isaiah, left for dead at Andersonville, survives only to board the ill-fated, over-loaded steamer Sultana. Max Terman weaves a riveting story about this tragedy, the Lincoln Funeral Train, a woman left at Andersonville, and a veteran’s struggle.
Saturday Night Dance Club by Karen Truesdell Riehl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
Pearl's young world is shattered when Papa orders her to leave home. She takes with her the secret of catching Papa in the pantry with the maid. Pearl finds a job in the city. On weekends she heads downtown to the Canteen to volunteer as a "suitable young lady" to dance with the boys in uniform. Pearl considers this her patriotic duty --until Will sweeps her into his arms and heart.
Buffalo Bill and the Magic Amulet by Timothy Ayers
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,050. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Children’s books » Biographical / United States
Twelve-year-old Josh Brand finds an amulet while visiting the Buffalo Bill Museum. He begins an exciting adventure as a time traveler into the life of the most famous cowboy of our time--Buffalo Bill. Buffalo Bill Cody was born in LeClaire, Iowa where Josh Brand lives and where the real Buffalo Bill Museum exists. On his visits to the Museum Josh enters the Archive Room of the museum and steps int
Detour, A Big Rig Thriller by Devorah Fox
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,220. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » USA
What could go wrong during the preparations for the birth of Marvin and Miriam Stenowitz’s first grandson? Well, nearly everything. Crooks, two U.S. Presidents, a Jewish circumcision ceremony, Valentine’s Day, and a snow storm complicate hero-trucker Archie Harlanson attempts to show Debbie Stenowitz’s family that he’s the right guy for their daughter
A Time for Everything by Mysti Parker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 107,550. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015 by esKape ePress, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 1 review)
When widow Portia McAllister sees an ad for a live-in tutor, she leaves everything behind in hopes of making a fresh start. But as a Confederate widow in a Union household, she is met with resentment from her new charge and her employer, war veteran Beau Stanford. Will Beau and Portia find their way into each other’s arms, or will they be swept away by raging forces beyond their control?
Shades of Gray: A Novel of the Civil War in Virginia by Jessica James
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 164,720. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » USA
Discover the fine line between friends and enemies in this epic love story that chronicles the clash of a Confederate cavalry commander with a Union spy as they defend their beliefs, their country & their honor. Often compared to Gone with the Wind, this novel has won 6 national awards and hit #1 on the Bestseller list in its category. Selected as Book of the Year by 6 book review sites.
Mud Puddlers by Shaun Bailey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,370. Language: American English. Published: June 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
William Black isn’t content pouring Hoover Dam's concrete. He’s more concerned with running an underground lottery complete with runners, middle men—the works. The only thing standing in his way is the boomtown's mayor. He'd love nothing more than to send Black to the very back of the bread line, or worse. He could cement Black's legacy as a warning to every gangster intent on creating Sin City.
The Leap Year Boy by Marc Simon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,730. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
What makes Alex so remarkable is that even though he’s full-term at birth, he weighs just two pounds one ounce, and is nine inches long. Despite his size, Alex is perfectly healthy. However, his body grows at one-fourth the rate of a normal child—so that after one year, he’s the size of a three-month-old—but his mind grows much quicker.
Murder at Eastern Columbia by Christopher Geoffrey McPherson
Price: $5.87 USD. Words: 67,200. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Los Angeles. 1931. James Murray, clerk in the Junior Boy's department at the swankest new department store downtown, suddenly finds himself trying to solve the murder of his best friend before time runs out. "Murder at Eastern Columbia" is two novels in one: two parallel stories, featuring two heroes, working two murders in two different versions of 1930s Los Angeles.
Face the Winter Naked by Bonnie Turner
Series: Historical Collection. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,920. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Daniel Tomelin, a battle-worn veteran haunted by the carnage of the First World War, deserts his family in the Great Depression and goes on the road seeking work and relief from his PTSD. Set in a tragic era when hope was sometimes all they had, this story parallels today's economic turmoil and unemployment.
Army Brats by Michael G. Cerepanya
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 124,890. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
In the decade following World War II, the time of the Baby Boomers, life for children was much different than today. There was almost unlimited freedom for kids. They could go out and play without parental supervision. The biggest fear of the day was whether or not the commies would release the A-Bomb. Rock ’n’ Roll was taking over the sound waves and baseball was the national pastime.
Chrome Domes by K. W. Gorsky, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,240. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
A provocative, no-holds-barred, prequel and fact-based novel chronicling the rigors of Marine Corps boot camp at Parris Island, South Carolina, during the Vietnam War, experienced and shared by a “still wet behind the ears” protagonist.
Gardens of Hope: A Novel by Michael Holloway Perronne
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,410. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2016 by Chances Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Can two men from the same city but segregated worlds maintain a connection during a time in US history that not only brands one of them as the enemy but denies that a love such as theirs exists?
Justice for Cassie by Fred L. Funk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,190. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
JUSTICE FOR CASSIE is a chilling tale inspired by actual events and real people. The story begins as young Cassie Bienville spends her teenaged years growing up in a palatial mansion on a large plantation in southern Louisiana. In her golden years her mental health breaks down and she goes to a supposed 'high 'end' elder care home. where abuse and neglect are the order of the day.
Gone for a Soldier by Marsha Ward
Series: The Owen Family Saga, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,920. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Book 1: The Owen Family Saga. Rulon Owen enlists in the cavalry to fight Yankees, but he needs good fortune to survive and make it home to his wife, Mary, and their young son. At home, Mary faces her own soul-draining battles. Separated by war and circumstance, Rulon and Mary discover that not all enemies wear the Union blue. 2014 Whitney Award Finalist for Historical Fiction
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