Books tagged: 1900s

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Herman Bylles testamente
By Gustav Stålhammar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,360. Language: Swedish. Published: July 14, 2010. Category: Fiction
På sitt etthundrasjätte levnadsår får Herman Bylle veta att han har en okänd son och dotter. I den åldern har man inte tid att tveka. Beslutsamt dammar han av sitt gamla skrivbord och börjar skriva sitt testamente. Han berättar om sin ungdoms stora äventyr. Om sin resa genom 1920-talets Sverige. Förklarar varför han blev en enstöring. Sätter omsorgsfullt sitt märkliga liv på pränt.
Millers' Tales
By Jeffrey Berg
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 94,820. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011. Category: Fiction
In a burgeoning metropolis, on the cusp of a new century, Helen and George Miller live what no one would consider "fairy tale" lives. Sold by their parents to a mysterious dwarf, they escape, only to be captured and imprisoned by a sadistic old fortuneteller, who runs a candy shop and freakshow at a seaside amusement park. With the aid of Bernard the Wolf Boy, they escape again, but not unscathed.
Moonshiner The Wolf
By Nancy Reil Riojas
Price: Free! Words: 40,300. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Category: Fiction
Early 1900s Anglo-Saxon society redirects Angela's life. A struggling poor soul, she strives toward a near impossible dream on the land of her murdered father. Relentless Moonshiner, her devoted friend, battles until bloody during harrowing encounters when the huge silver-haired alpha avenges his family and saves Angela, her home, and the granddaughter to whom Angela leaves a great legacy.
Brigid's Dilemma
By Laura Joyce Moriarty
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,320. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Category: Fiction
Brigid’s Dilemma is part of the Novella Series, a set of stories taken from the lineage of the Trilogy, The Secrets of Nine Irish Sons. About the book . . . After Rosemary O’Connor finds her abusive husband sneaking into her young daughter’s bedroom, she spends the next few years physically fighting him off to protect her beautiful Brigid. In the end, Rosemary saves her from her father, but...
Fairlyden
By Gwen Kirkwood
Series: Fairlyden, book 1. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 134,410. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Fiction
Mattie Cameron is young, deaf and pretty. Sandy Logan loves her and vows to marry her when she is of age, but The Laird intends to use her to buy the silence of Jacob Reevil, who covets the Cameron farm – and Mattie. When Sandy finds himself facing a trumped up murder charge he and Mattie flee during the night. They find refuge at the derelict farm of Fairlyden with cripple, Daniel Munro
Mistress of Fairlyden
By Gwen Kirkwood
Series: Fairlyden, book 2. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 151,480. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Fiction
Sarah Fairly is happily married but defies her husband and goes alone to Muircumwell Mill to share news of her pregancy with Beatrice, her childhood friend. The consequences are dreadful. She learns a secret which haunts her for years. When her husband's business partner dies his attractive widow presents another problem for Sarah and her family. She turns to Crispin Bradshaw for help and comfort.
Texas Rose
By Jolene Faye
Price: Free! Words: 43,530. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Fiction
Forced from her childhood home by the murder of her father, Sybil ran from her past. Finding a new home and the love of a miss matched group of people, she'd found peace again even with the scars of her past forever haunting her future. At the turn of the 20th century, was it possible after all this time, she could have a family of her own?
Sweet
By Brian Garee
You set the price! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
The workings of Mr. Sweet. He was an average black man who tried to survive In this world in an all white neighbor hood.
Railroad Employees In Wake County North Carolina
By Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,420. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
My eBook profiles employees of the Seaboard Air Line Railroad, Raleigh and Augusta Air Line Railroad, and Southern Railway. Each of these railroad companies kept offices in Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina by the late 19th century. Individual workers include train executives, conductors, moulders, firemen, engineers, clerks, and laborers. The text was compiled from city directories, 1880-1917.
Lifters
By Roger Neale
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,750. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Category: Fiction
In the wild world of boomtown Seattle, circa 1908, store detective Emma Prothero stirs things up with the discovery of a well-connected gang of shoplifters that may be tied to a polar expedition and a world class wrestling match that may be "fixed." When some of the trails lead back to her own family and its dark secrets, Emma goes all out to find the truth.