Books tagged: 1940s

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The Witch's Apprentice
Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00)
Short story about a train ride during the 1940's and what happens afterward.
Okkupation
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,870. Language: American English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Sam Mallory is a private detective working in an alternate Los Angeles during 1943. A new case takes him into the heart of a seedy and dangerous world where nothing and no-one are quite as they seem. Hollywood meets the Third Reich with unpredictable results. This riveting narrative mixes fiction and well researched fact. The effect is as if Raymond Chandler had rewritten Homer's Odyssey.
Navy Days
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,050. Language: American English. Published: November 21, 2013 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Musician Harry Hovis was promised a posting to the Navy School of Music when he joined up, but ended up as a Seabee in the bleakest, most unpleasant locations imaginable. His reminiscences are sometimes poignant, often hilariously funny and, never lacking in colorful characters completely incapable of performing the roles the military had assigned them.
The Murder of Leo Young
Series: Agatha Larsen mystery, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,820. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Agatha Larsen is on the detective trail once again. Only this time she is investigating a murder that took place fifteen years ago. The trail might be cold, but Agatha and her granddaughters, Mazie and Samara, are hot on it. Because she is questioning so many folks, dark secrets begin to unfold.
Evita
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,240. Language: American English. Published: October 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
In 1935 Evita travels to Buenos Aires, a bustling city of eight million. It’s the train ride of her life. An actress job leads to the stage, films and radio soap operas. Famous already she meets the dashing Colonel Juan Peron. Soon enough she’s his lover, companion and trusted adviser; together they dazzle Argentina.
Walk a Mile
Price: Free! Words: 9,160. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.50)
Sometimes a kiss is more than a kiss. When Ronnie Clark gets out of her father's broken down pickup truck, Mike Parker thinks it's his lucky night. Soon enough he realizes that Ronnie Clark isn't who she seems to be. All Mike ever wanted was for the prettiest girl in town to notice him, but now that she has, nothing will ever be the same for Mike, not his home, not his job, not even Mike himself.
The Secret Star
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 65,770. Language: British English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00)
A time travel adventure with hi-jinx and heart.
Doing My Part
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,150. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
When Helen Marshall’s mother is hurt and can’t work and her favorite cousin ships off to fight in World War II, Helen takes a job at a war factory to support her family. When she steps up to help a mysterious German immigrant, she realizes the true sacrifices of war.
Nothing But a Dream
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,010. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Henry Cranston is the Voice of radio. His deep tones resonnate the news, the drama and sports over the air waves all day long. His deep tones captivate Gracie Alexander, a succesful fashion designer. After a chance meeting they can heardly get each other out of their minds but will their love stand the tribulations of World War II
Runaway Nudist-book 1 Nudist Series
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 74,880. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
In a prequel to Undercover Nudist, murder once more turns up at Oak Grove Nudist Camp. Suspect number one is Barbara Bassett, self-proclaimed thief—"not a robber, they're violent!" who turns up at the camp while looking for a place to hideout from a would-be partner in crime.