Books tagged: 1910s

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Gifts from the Gallows
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,610. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » General
Investigating an outlandish claim that condemned prisoners are surviving the hangman’s drop thanks to the prison doctor, detective and adventurer Blair Leigh finds herself torn between her feelings and doing the right thing in wartime London, 1916.
The Battered Wife and Her Five Little Kids All Dressed in White
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,220. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / domestic partner abuse
A man's body lay on the floor of a stately New Jersey mansion. A shaking woman held a smoking gun. Two little girls crept from their bed and clung to their mother. In fright, she threw down the pistol, sank back, and wept. Six-year-old Marie ran to soak a towel in water from the sink and returned to bathe her mother's face. The servants came. Was it murder or self-defense?
In The Name Of Love
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 116,570. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Franz and Caitlin, both employees of a bloodthirsty steel tycoon, manage to escape his clutches. Once in America, Franz is overcome by his guilt and his own demons lurking inside of him, while Caitlin successfully starts a new life but yearns for something more. Little do they know that an innocent young man could destroy the life they carefully built together.
A Season for Wishes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,010. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
After A Summer For Scandal comes A Season For Wishes… Alba Reyes has returned to Arroyo Blanco after six long years away—and so has Marcos Ramirez. Though the circumstances surrounding their parting were more bitter than sweet, their reunion promises to be more agreeable than they expected when a holiday game brings them together and shows them that all they’ve ever wished for is each other.
Falling
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,840. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Falling is an adventure set in World War I. Monique was a French farm woman, lonely and yearning to experience the life offered by the world outside her tiny village. Sean was a Canadian Ace, a pilot in the Royal Flying Corps until he's shot down. Can Monique and Sean find happiness during the brief and peaceful time they have together, or will his duties separate them forever?
Edwardian England: A Guide to Everyday Life, 1900-1914
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,480. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Second edition of The Pocket Guide to Edwardian England, newly revised and expanded. The Edwardian Era simplified, organized, and easy to reference.
Opening Fenway Park With Style: The 1912 Champion Red Sox
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 223,220. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
OPENING FENWAY PARK WITH STYLE: The 1912 World Champion Red Sox details the story of a season 100 years ago, the first season played at Fenway Park and the team that went on to win the pennant by a mile and fight to victory in one of the most thrilling World Series ever staged.
Charles Manson The Ancestry Of A Mass Murderer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Numerous true crime books have been published about the crimes of serial killer Charles Manson. My ebook differs from these types of books. I have written about the maternal and paternal genealogy of Manson's biological father, his stepfather, and his mother. I hope that readers will enjoy finding out about his roots in Kentucky. His family history can also be traced to OH, NC, NY, WVA, and VA.
Benny Kauff Baseball Phenom And Outcast
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Benjamin Michael Kauff was a controversial major league centerfielder. He was only 5'8" but possessed tremendous hitting power, especially to right field in the old New York Polo Grounds. Heralded as the "Ty Cobb of the Federal League", he signed with the NY Giants in 1916.. Benny's career ended prematurely in 1920, after he was banished from baseball by Commissioner Kennesaw Mountain Landis.