Books tagged: 1930s

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Flying Bombs
Series: The Silencer, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
1936: A villain calling himself the Master of the Air threatens to let death and destruction rain down upon New York City. The very next day, an airship taxi explodes. But was it an accident or sabotage? Police Captain Justin O'Grady and the Silencer both investigate. But it's a race against time, because the villain already has a new target: The Zeppelin Imperator, the largest airship ever built.
Countdown to Death
Series: The Silencer, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,750. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Richard Blakemore leads a double life. Pulp writer by day and the masked vigilante only known as the Silencer by night. But those days are over, for Blakemore was found guilty of murdering the mafia boss Antonio Tortelli and sentenced to death. But now, with Richard Blakemore on death row and the date of the execution drawing near, the Silencer has reappeared, insisting Blakemore is innocent.
The 1934 St. Louis Cardinals: The World Champion Gas House Gang
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 179,850. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
The 1934 St. Louis Cardinals were one of the most colorful crews ever to play the National Pastime. Some of were aging stars, past their prime, and others were youngsters, on their way up, but together they comprised a championship ball club.
The Incident: Lost in the Woods
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,680. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
The story of three brothers and how one brother's tragic mistake affected the other two. One was on the run from the law. The other two wanted to protect him, however, they had to take care of their families first. It was a journey from the swamplands of Louisiana to the "better life" in California.
The Hills of Happiness
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 128,530. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014 by Author Way Limited. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » General
India in the late days of the raj, England in the great slump of the 1930’s; these are the settings of this story of family interaction and decline. James and Dorothy Martinmas appear to inhabit a sort of Garden of Eden in the green hills of souther India. But there are serpents: in the past and in the present.
Murder at the Rendezvous
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Los Angeles, 1934. The LA Angels had a great pennant winning season last year, and this one's shaping up to be an even better one. Hank Miller, P.I. had a bad season, and this one's shaping up to be even worse. One sunny spring morning however Hank gets a letter that leads to a case that leads to a murder and a rendezvous with a dame holding a smoking gun...
Abduction at Griffith Observatory
Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 70,390. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Los Angeles. 1935. Writer James Murray is hard at work on a third novel, living with the girl he loves and enjoying a life he once could only dream about. But an innocent outing to Los Angeles’s new Griffith Observatory changes all that when a commotion during a presentation leads to a kidnapping. James feels compelled to find out the truth behind it.
The School Teacher's Scandal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,590. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014 by Clean Reads. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Although times are hard in 1934, rural school teacher Alice Ettinger lands on her feet with a new job teaching in town. She boards with the local undertaker, a widower with two small children, but when tongues wag, scandal threatens!
Destination Saipan Was Amelia Earhart A Prisoner Of Imperial Japan?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History, Nonfiction » History » Military
My ebook looks at theories of Amelia Earhart's July 2, 1937 disappearance. The narrative focuses on Saipan as the probable location of where Earhart's Lockheed Model 10E airplane crashed. Among the people profiled in my book is an eyewitness who saw what she believes to be Amelia Earhart's aircraft as it crashed into a Japanese military zone on Saipan. The witness is still alive in California.
Sally Lunn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,300. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
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Novel about romance and adventure set in Robin Hood's bay and Whitby. The third book in Walmsley's ever-popular Bramblewick trilogy.