Books tagged: 20th century

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The Magician's Grift
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,490. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2017 by Wonderland Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Even before the stock market crash of 1929, Eliza lives in a world of secrets as a legal secretary to a wizened old lawyer in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota. If she admits that she’s practically engaged to be married, she’ll lose her job.
The Three Lives of One
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,610. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2017 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
This story occurs from the 1920s to the 1980s. A little island girl is rescued by missionaries after a tsunami, and this tragic event marks the start of a series of turbulent and challenging years as the girl moves between families and homes, her freedom and safety constantly at risk.
Solve by Christmas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,920. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Christian » Historical
A Historical Christmas Mystery. When sabotage threatens the Rudin Sugar Factory, Detective Jasper Hollock must solve the case and convince Mr. Rudin his life is worth living before Mr. Rudin, the company, and Jasper’s faith, are dragged to perdition. Will this be the Christmas Jasper truly discovers what makes life worth living?
Calmer Girls
Price: $1.95 USD. (Free!) Words: 75,990. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Two sisters and one gorgeous guy. Someone is in for a broken heart - and more. First love and family turmoil in a meaningful YA story.
Summary of Hunting Eichmann From Neal Bascomb
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » European
Hunting Eichmann How A Band of Survivors and A Young Spy Agency Chased Down the World’s Most Notorious Nazi Summary and Analysis By Summary Station There are few people that can claim responsibility for the terror that was inflicted on the Jews. One such man was Adolf Eichmann. As he was one of the men that was considered the Architect of the Holocaust, he gave orders to gather Jews into ghettos
Double Cross | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » North America
Double Cross The Story of the Mobster Who Controlled America Summary and Analysis From Chuck Giancana & Sam Giancana by Summary Station This beautifully written book isn’t merely a tale of a mobster’s life; it reveals the pain of a notorious person’s family. Also, Double Cross is a tale of the love and compassion a younger brother has for his older, successful, but ruthless sibling.
For the Love of Maude
Series: The Dear Maude Trilogy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,360. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Hiding in history isn’t the thrill Emily imagined—nor is time travel. Her husband, Dell, is injured and may not recover. Then Shane, Dell’s parallel self, arrives. He’s young, hot, and ready to challenge Emily’s feelings. The 1920s roared even louder with Shane around. Can her marriage survive? And will her desire to be just like her late aunt cause Emily to risk everything for the love of Maude?
The Sherry-Netherland Hotel Fire New York City April 12, 1927
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » History » North America
The Sherry-Netherland opened for business on November 1, 1927. In the spring of '27 a large fire brought about construction delays. The failure of a standpipe nearly resulted in the building's destruction. My e-book looks at the era of great hotel construction in New York City. Architects designed the Sherry-Netherland, the Pierre, the Breakers (Miami) and many more great hotels in the 1920s.
My One and Only Knight
Series: Medieval Time Travel. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,140. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Romance » Historical
In MY ONE AND ONLY KNIGHT Penelope finds a strangely dressed man washed up on the beach. Thomas was stolen from his home, duty and responsibility to find himself in an unfamiliar time and place. Find out what happened before the MERRIWEATHER SISTERS came to live with Aunt Pittypat. This novella can be read at any point in the series as it takes place before the other novels.
Grrrls on the Side
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,640. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2017 by Duet Books. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
The year is 1994 and alternative is in—except for high schooler Tabitha Denton; she is uninterested in boys, lonely, and sidelined by former friends. When she picks up a zine at a punk concert, she finds an escape—an ad for a Riot Grrrl meet-up. There, Tabitha discovers herself, love, and how to stand up for what’s right.