Books tagged: 1930s

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Dieselpunk ePulp Showcase 2
Price: Free! Words: 83,900. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
This sci-fi smorgasbord serves up 9 retro tales inspired by the pulp magazines of the 1920s - 1940s. It drops you into the deco chiseled cities of alternate Americana, airlifts you to exotic locales, then rockets you to the farthest reaches of yesterday’s tomorrows! Retro adventure awaits fans of dieselpunk, sci-fi, ray-gun gothic, and pulp magazines. Download if you dare!
Fire Answers Fire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,250. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
What if you found evidence your grandfather was a terrorist? A mysterious letter from 1939 leads to a trail of documents pointing to a favorite relative's complete change of identity and his connection to one of the most well-documented disasters of the 20th Century, the burning of the Hindenburg.
Steel Blues - Book II of The Order of the Air
Series: The Order of the Air. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,130. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
In this sequel to Lost Things, when the Gilchrist Aviation team tries to win the money to keep the business going by placing first in a coast-to-coast air race, things get complicated! A stolen necklace, a runaway Russian countess, and a century-old curse seem like trouble enough, but then there's New Orleans, and the unsolved murders of the New Orleans Axeman. But what if it's one of them?
Savannah's Bluebird
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,850. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
A tragic love story that transcends the boundaries of this world. Savannah and August have been star-crossed since they were children. After decades of longing to be together and overcoming every obstacle thrown in their path, their wedding day has finally arrived. Will anything else stop them from meeting at the altar? Only the hand of fate.
The Diner (A Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
On a rainy night in 1934, a man stops at a lonely diner along Route 12 in Michigan. This unsettling literary short story examines and contrasts the innocent and jaded, the old and new, and the circle of life.
Sabotage at RKO Studio
Price: $5.87 USD. Words: 84,580. Language: American English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Hollywood. 1933. James Murray’s first novel is a surprise success. On contract at a major film studio, he tries to figure out what’s behind a series of accidents plaguing various productions -- including "King Kong," the studio’s new film. "Sabotage at RKO Studio" is two novels in one: two parallel stories, featuring two heroes, working two cases in two different versions of 1930s Hollywood.
Equinoctial Gales
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,130. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013 by Butterfly Creek Books. Categories: Fiction » Urban
Equinoctial Gales is set in Wellington, New Zealand in 1939. The story spans the six weeks between the Spring Equinox and Guy Fawkes day in the suburb of Kelburn. It portrays a neighbourhood of people who, like the plants in their gardens on the steep hills and against the wind, are each struggling to become established in some way.
Within These Bonds
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 70,160. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Will Evelyn be able to find her way to a better life? Or will her hopes be shattered once again when all is not what it seems. In the 1930’s, men carved out their realm on parcels of land on the Alberta frontier. With their wives and families, they coped with poverty, hard work and loneliness.
Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld Volume 2
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Special 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,710. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: 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. Follow the day to day musings and activities of Nicolette Mace taken from her online blog.
Leaving The Circle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,090. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
They call it, "the Roof of the World," but beneath its snow-bound surface lies a secret - the secret of a race that was lost before man was born - and a quest for wealth. Into this secret enters a being from another world - that, alone of all beings, might unearth the truth of what's gone before. But is it here as saviour or destroyer?