Books tagged: 1850s

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Harm's Harem
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,630. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Western
Meet Harm Callahan and five young girls with lives of conflict and struggle in the early 1850’s of Durango, Colorado. Harper, Alexis, Ramie, Eia, and Mini will readily win you over with their clever skills, talents, emotions, and love of life. Stick around for some breathtaking adventures and some interesting romance; a great learning experience and a fast read!
The Magician’s Show Box and Other Stories - L. Maria Child
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Lydia Maria Francis Child was an American abolitionist, women's rights activist, Native American rights activist, novelist, journalist, and opponent of American expansionism. Her journals, both fiction and domestic manuals reached wide audiences from the 1820s through the 1850s. She shocked her audience as she tried to take on issues of both male dominance and white supremacy in some of her works.
A Lady's Visit to the Gold Diggings of Australia in 1852-53 (Abridged): An ESL Easy Read
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,950. Language: Australian English. Published: May 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
Twenty-year old Ellen Clacy and her brother travelled from England to the Australian goldfields at the start of the ‘gold rush’ in 1852, when thousands of people from around the world were arriving at the gold ‘diggings’. This is a short, Easy-Read adaptation of Ellen Clacy’s best-selling book.
The Journey of Eleven Moons
Series: Northern Lights. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,320. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013 by Ashberry Lane Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Romance
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When a tsunami washes away an entire village in Alaska during the 1850s, two young sisters must decide whom to trust.
A Fiery Lass
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,790. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
"I don't know about it being romantic, but the view here is very much to my liking." "Yes, I agree; the view is excellent." His eyes rested on my semi-exposed breasts. And so began our hushed, yet explosive encounter. Fiery, self-absorbed Chanticleer Widden is about to meet her match. Let the heated tension begin!
A Star to Sail By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,890. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
What is a woman to think when she finds a man washed up on the beach—and he claims to have fallen off a clipper ship nearly 150 years before? That’s the situation young widow Peggy Millwright finds herself in near her home at the New Jersey Shore. Will she unravel the mystery of this unexpected castaway—and will he help her mend her broken heart?
Hawkins' Grove
Price: Free! Words: 32,850. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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Lillian Langley is a young single woman living with her family in the highlands of Tasmania, she ends up with child. Disowned by her father, she flees the family farm where she is waylaid by two masked men. While escaping she falls over a cliff. Because of her injuries, her clearly marked trail is found leading to the river where it is presumed she has drowned. Everyone believes her dead
Human Bait (A Treasure Hunters Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
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During the last six months in the small town of Printon, California, two men of Asian descent were murdered. Undercover FBI agent Andy Lee is given the assignment lure the killer into the open. His investigation not only uncovers a group of KKK activists but also a 150-year-old hidden gold mine--both of which may kill him if he’s not careful.