Books tagged: 1920s

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Ocean's Cage
Series: Turbulence and Triumph, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,920. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Forced to choose between the ocean and the man she loves, Maria accepts the gilded cage of her life on land. But the ocean will not be thwarted so easily. All Maria wants is to live happily ever after with her husband. But between the crazed crabs, a mysterious illness and a monstrous shark, Maria may need all her skills as a siren to succeed. Can one woman oppose the ocean and win?
Marian Nixon Hollywood Motion Picture Actress
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Marian Nixon led an eventful life after she left her native Wisconsin for Minneapolis and then Hollywood. She relished the brisk life of vaudeville, the new towns and settings, the different people she met along the way, etc. However, she realized that she would not become a great dancer. She left the stage and her ballet troupe and made it big as a leading lady in early silent and sound movies.
The Kissing Contest
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,440. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by Less Than Three Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Homer Ruiz is an actor who is constantly cast as bad guys and men of ill-repute. As a publicity stunt, his friend arranges a kissing contest in Paris, where the most attractive men from around the world will compete for the title of best kisser in the world. It's a contest that everyone enjoys—except Homer, who is reminded again that people love the images he portrays far more than the reality...
Daughter of the Cimarron
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,280. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015 by Ashberry Lane Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Christian » General
It’s 1928 … the Great Depression lurks just around the corner. Divorcing a cheating husband means disgracing her family, but Claire Devoe can’t take it anymore. Forced to provide for herself, she travels the Midwest with a sales crew. Can she trust the God who didn’t save her first marriage to lead her through the maze of new love and overwhelming expectations?
Fascinating Rhythm
Series: Freddie and Kathy Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,690. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Murder and mayhem stalk the streets of 1920s New York City as Kathy Briscow and Freddie Little try to find out who killed Kathy's boss before the killer finds them.
The Weeping Lore
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,690. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
December 1925. St. Louis, Missouri. Out of cash, out of luck, and soon to be out of a home, Cian Shea scours the Irish neighborhood of Kerry Patch for work. When a job falls into his hands, it seems easy enough: deliver a small, unmarked box to a rich man’s home. The job, however, proves far from simple.
The Shore and Other Stories
Series: Pembroke Steel, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,910. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The Great War is eight years past, but for dashing war hero Mitch Pembroke the Roaring Twenties is proving to hide many more dangers than he ever found in the skies of France. Wherever he travels, trouble seems to lie in wait for him. And this time his boxer-turned-bodyguard friend, Kit Moran, might not be able to get him out again.
Hearts of Ice and Other Stories
Series: Pembroke Steel, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,030. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Mitch Pembroke survived flying harrowing missions against the Germans during the Great War and now would like to spend his time tasting the excitement of the Roaring Twenties while avoiding the corner office in his father’s company, Pembroke Steel. Kit Moran is the boxer-turned-bodyguard hired to keep Mitch out of trouble. It’s a full time job, because where ever Mitch goes danger always follows.
Broken Dreams
Series: Waiting For Dusk. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,300. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Two friends... Blood sisters till the end... Until they’re not. One cold night in a boarding school dorm, two fourteen-year-old girls make a blood sister pact. Friends forever. As young schoolgirls, they’re determined to find true love, learning the hits and misses along the way. As graduation nears, the girls have different outlooks for the future.
A Greater World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,600. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Romance » Historical
She's from a privileged background. He's a miner. They are both fleeing England and everything they hold dear. The Blue Mountains, Australia, 1920. A compelling love story and a great adventure.