Books tagged: 1930s

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A Promise Child
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,560. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
In 1932, Sibyl, a young banker’s daughter, falls in love with a down- on-his-luck hobo. Can she break from her socialist father’s beliefs and find godly love?
The Milk Truck Gang
Series: The Silencer. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Upstate New York, 1937: When the delivery vans of the Daisy Chain Dairy Company are targeted and robbed by a criminal gang, Richard Blakemore a.k.a. the Silencer takes an interest in the case. And so he stakes out the dairy company in the early hours of the morning to apprehend the criminals, only to find himself embroiled in a lethal fight on the bed of a speeding milk truck…
Living the Blues
Price: Free! Words: 46,810. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Mike Howard's greatest desire was to experience the thrill of performing in a Jazz band. He was very interested in the history of jazz, especially the jazz era of the 1930's. He never dreamed that he would get the chance to fulfill his f=dream. His life would never be the same.
Nicolette Mace: the Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld: Shadow
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Case Files 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,880. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Nicolette Mace is a private investigator out of necessity, not choice. With her family dead and nowhere else to turn she had to learn to stand on her own two feet and live the only way her father ever taught her to.
Flying through Clouds
Price: $6.91 USD. Words: 48,950. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
It’s not easy being a teenage boy growing up in a tough Sydney neighbourhood in the 1930s. It’s even harder when your dream is to become an aviator, your parents are dead against it, and your girlfriend’s father is the School Principal. But Joe has even bigger challenges he must face and obstacles to overcome if he wants to achieve his dream. He has a plan and won’t let anyone stand in his way.
The Revenge of the E-I-E-I-Ohs
Price: Free! Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Coming of age
Set near the deceptively serene 150 year old Pleasant Lake General Store on Cape Cod and the bike trail that runs by it, this story is a tale of two young immigrant boys, growing up the best they can in an area that has little use for them. Eighty years later, one of the boys tells his great grandsons his true story – a tale of the E-I-E-I-Ohs and their great struggles.
Pat's Tavern
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 31,290. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
A personalized history of a Chicago neighborhood as I lived if during the 1930's, 40's and 50's as told through stories, poems and essays including photographs.
Nicolette Mace: the Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld: Medusa
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Case File 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The prequel to Beginnings, this short book contains the notes on the police investigation into the Raven Siren's father - Arthur Mace. The book contains reports on Siren's mother, father and sister; all compiled by Frederick J. Barlow before he became a detective, and before he had even come across Siren.
Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld Volume 4
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Special 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Nicolette Mace is a private investigator out of necessity, not choice. With her family dead and nowhere else to turn she had to learn to stand on her own two feet and live the only way her father ever taught her to. Life as a private investigator isn't all big cases, excitement and arch enemies.
Toad and the Miracle at Croco Lake
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 17,660. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
There is a problem at Croco Lake. The exit channel to the river is blocked by a landslide and it only needs more heavy rain for the whole of the surrounding area to be flooded, including the local village. Toad however has a plan but can all the creatures be saved? And will they be in time? A second book in the series set in Africa in the 1930s.