Books tagged: 1930s

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Land Of Broken Promises - Maftur
Series: Land of Broken Promises. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,450. Language: British English. Published: January 9, 2015 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Maftur knows she wants to marry the boy next door. Before settling down as a wife and mother, however, she aims to become a glamorous secretary and prove she can earn her own living. She is also fiercely patriotic and cannot stand by while Palestine, the country of her birth, is threatened with a takeover. She sets about attempting to rectify the political situation in a non-violent fashion.
Stalemate
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 104,260. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015 by SilverWood Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
In the summer of 1930, fifty-two year old Walter Bruce is told he has a terminal disease. If he continues to live the way he does he will be dead in a year...
Blackmail at Wrigley Field
Price: $5.87 USD. Words: 81,150. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Los Angeles. 1937. When we last saw young novelist James Murray, his life had taken a bad turn. And now, two years later, he must come to grips with the choices he's made in this, the fourth James Murray Mystery. Here, he meets a young ballplayer who's been receiving blackmail threats. Can James turn his life around and help the young man?
Thirty Days Late
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,580. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014 by vinspirepublishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Grace Austen is struggling to support her ten-year-old brother and keep up the payments on the family farm during the Depression. When she unwittingly saves the life of the man sent to repossess the farm, she's determined to convince him to change his mind and he's just as determined to let her.
Steam Submarine Cryptoloup
Series: Steam Submarine. Price: Free! Words: 25,960. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Continuing adventures of Zelf, Welfing (bipedal wolf) from First Den, Zev the werewolf, Evans the English spy, Troy the boy from an unknown realm. Will Zelf and Zev finally confess their love to each other? Will Troy find out who he is? Do you love Tolkien, CS Lewis, Susanna Clarke, Naomi Novik? You will love this paranormal alternate history adventure. Buy it now and discover Zelf's great secret!
Letters To a Lover
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,460. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A pretty 24-yr-old single young woman left the big city of Berkeley, CA, to go to her first teaching job in the little country town of Tulare. She met a young man in her college art classes, at the U of C, Berkeley. She wrote regularly to this friend, who saved all her letters. The letters are here, exactly as she wrote them, except names are changed for privacy. A true love story of the 1930s.
Mean Streets and Dead Alleys
Series: The Silencer, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Wounded and weary after a long night of crimefighting, all Richard Blakemore a.k.a. the Silencer wants is to go home. But then he spots a young woman being stalked by three thugs, so the Silencer has to jump into the fray once more. However, when the Silencer follows the woman and her pursuers into a dark alley, he finds far more than he bargained for…
The Great Fraud
Series: The Silencer, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Charles William Finchley made his fortune selling novelty products of questionable value via ads in the backpages of pulp magazines. He is on his way to becoming a millionaire, until his business practices put him in the crosshairs of the Silencer, a pulp hero come to life to fight crime in the streets of 1930s New York. And the Silencer is not pleased about Finchley's business practices.
Elevator of Doom
Series: The Silencer, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,040. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
The Radcliffe, a luxury apartment building on Central Park West, is terrorised by a burglar who comes and goes like a ghost. The police suspect an insider, but there is no evidence. At first, it seems like a simple job for Richard Blakemore a.k.a. the Silencer. Stake out the Radcliffe, nab the burglar and be back in time for dinner with Constance. But then Richard steps into the elevator of doom.
The Spiked Death
Series: The Silencer, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,100. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Richard Blakemore a.k.a. the Silencer is hunting Baron Tormento, a villain who terrorizes the city and blackmails powerful men – by torturing young girls to death. At first, it's just another case for the Silencer. But it quickly gets personal, when Richard's friend police captain Justin O'Grady is kidnapped and his fiancée Constance finds herself facing Baron Tormento's spikes of death...