Books tagged: american historical fiction

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A Prodigal Return (Book 5 - An Irish Family Saga)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,810. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical
It's the 1880's and the McGrother family of Blackrock has been divided by emigration. James and Mary, the couple who survived the Great Hunger, have watched more than half their offspring emigrate, taking their grandchildren with them. In New York, the responsibility to care for others reaches far beyond blood or marriage ties, as two members of the family try to find a young Irishman who has gone
Letters: Margaret Florence Baine
Series: Letters. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,730. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016 by LeeLoo Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The story of Margaret Florence Baine, or Maggie, begins in 1898 with a series of letters written to her close cousin who has traveled West to live in Texas with her family. Maggie’s letters depict her journey as she realizes the triumphs and tribulations of love, life and self discovery.
The Color of Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,130. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
When 23 year-old Claire Soublet arrives in New York City to begin her new life, she has no idea that after only four days, a situation will arise forcing her to return to New Orleans. Growing up mired in years of hardship and being abandoned by family through death and disinterest, she manages to scratch and claw her way out of that life. And in the process, get a college education.
Death Valley Scotty
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,520. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Around the beginning of the 20th Century, Walter E. Scott - Scotty to his friends - was passing through Death Valley, California, when he happened upon a dead man. Beside the corpse was a dog dying of thirst, and in the man's pocket was a piece of rock glittering with pure gold ... So begins one of the most endearing tales to come out of the American West.
Civil Wrath II - No Witness No Crime
Series: Civil Wrath. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,650. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1866 Fort Collins reported a robbery and death of twelve troopers under the command of Sergeant Moses Washington. Moses survived and is hired by the War Crime Commission to find Benson Krowley. Moses found him and in a horrific battle Benson is killed. By 1869, cousins Maynard and Drew Krowley crawled out of the rubble and the murderous No Witness No Crime killers were back in business.
Waterproof: A novel of the Johnstown Flood
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,260. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Fifty years after an earthen dam broke and sent a thirty foot wall of raging destruction down on the city of Johnstown, Pennsylvania, Pamela McRae looks back on the tragedy with new perspective. This fast-moving retrospective propels the reader forward much as did the flood itself.
Islands of Love and War
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,020. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Ryan, 18, arrives alone in the New World and blunders into the chaos of the 1838 Patriot War. Circumstances drive him into a web of piracy, secret societies and rebellion. He meets and falls for a smuggler's daughter, Kate. Tugged by the opposing currents of romance and war, Ryan struggles to reconcile his family history, his duty and his heart. Granted The IndiePENdents Seal No. 10012229
The Undefeated
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,280. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012 by Horizon Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
An extraordinary, vivid, haunting and stunning novel magnificently crafted taking you into a time of tragic American history that molded a nation out of exploration and discovery, wanton carnage, savagery, courage and bloodshed.
The Pioneers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,320. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Book 5, American Family Portrait series. In an age of sweatshops and oppressive factory conditions, tenement dwellers cling to dreams of better days. One such dreamer is Jesse Morgan. But when a real-life act of heroism goes terribly wrong, Jesse flees New York’s east side for the pioneering West, pursued by his past. On steamboats, wagon trains, railroads and open buggies, the chase is on.
The Adversaries
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 166,180. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Book 4, American Family Portrait series. Emotions erupt between the Morgan and Cooper families when the Morgan boys run slaves during a reunion with their Southern friends. As national tensions escalate, the boys from both families march to war on opposite sides of the conflict, only to find themselves under attack by a common enemy with a blood feud.