Books tagged: biographical fiction

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Yellow Hair
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 138,420. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Through no fault of his own, a young man is thrust into a new culture just at the time that culture is undergoing massive changes. It is losing its identity, its lands, and its dignity. He not only adapts, he perseveres and, over time, becomes a leader—and on occasion, the hand of vengeance against those who would destroy his adopted people.
Asylum
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
In the Asylum are those desperately trying to seek self-identification. Looking inwards combining our unique chemistry with a world that we ourselves have defined. ’Asylum’ will take you on a poetic journey of my own introspection that expresses euphoria and depression. And sometimes something in between.
Eighth Wonder: The Thomas Bethune Story
You set the price! Words: 120,610. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
It's 1852. A slave born blind, feeble, and left for dead, begins playing Mozart at the age of three. Known throughout the world as Blind Tom, the odd, musical slave and the master who saved him, are caught between forces determined to tear them apart.
Silver Kings & Sons of Bitches, A Novel
Price: $5.40 USD. Words: 96,560. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Historical
William Ralston is obsessed with a woman. His fiancée. Unfortunately, she’s dead. Based on the true story of the brilliant 19th C. banker who “built” San Francisco, Silver Kings & Sons of Bitches reveals the heartbroken man who transformed the squalid gold rush town into one of the world’s most spectacular cities.
Pride and Perfection
Series: Young Jane Austen Novels. You set the price! Words: 99,190. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Regency
In 1808, Jane Austen, after a series of tragedies and disappointments, has given up writing with no expectation of taking it up again. What a loss should she never complete her novels, our time travelers thought, as they befriend the young woman. But then something important happens. A curious event rekindles Jane’s interest in writing and she begins to revisit her early novels.
Nixon and Dovey: The Legend Returns
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,780. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » USA
Set in Antebellum NC early 1800s, Nixon Curry, son of poor Scot-Irish immigrants, falls in love with Dovey, the spoiled daughter of the state’s wealthiest and most influential senator. When Senator Caldwell betroths her to Nixon’s nemesis, Ben Wilson, drastic measures become necessary. How far will Nixon go to have his love? What price is he willing to pay and what will be the consequences?
The Clay Head Benediction
Price: Free! Words: 55,230. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales
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Luke Kolbe is a lonely Pittsburgh apartment rental agent with big ideas inspired by his love of literature and art. Guided by his desire to create, he hides his tiny handmade sculptures in public places in hopes of inspiring other dreamers in this unpretentious lighthearted novel about humble idealism and sincere intentions in the face of ingrained suspicion.
Paradise Creek
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,020. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
It is the late 1940s: Leo Walmsley stands next to a hut on the side of a Cornish creek. It is now derelict. Haunted by past memories, so desperate is he to get his family back that against all the odds he attempts to recreate the home beside the cove in the hope they will be reunited. But are those days lost forever? Can paradise be found by rebuilding the past?
Einstein's Cosmic Journey - A Biographical Fantasy of Quantum Proportions
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 23,710. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Albert Einstein, 76 years old, having failed to discover the Unified Field Theory, invents a device which folds time and space, bringing him face to face with his 40 year old self, who, along with psychoanalyst Carl Jung and quantum physicist Wolfgang Pauli, helps him to resolve personal conflicts and solve the mathematical puzzle that has been plaguing him for decades.
The Dewey Boy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,080. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century, Fiction » Historical » USA
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The Dewey Boy is historical fiction about the eight-year old George Perrin Dewey’s summer on the Perrin Farm in Berlin, Vermont, USA, owned by his Aunt Lucy and Uncle Porter Perrin. Some of his many adventures predict his future as the famous Admiral George Dewey. The book is suitable for classroom use, with discussion questions and explanations of idioms used in that time period.