Books tagged: biographical fiction

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The Man Who Found Birds among the Stars, Part Two: Wounded Eagle
Series: The Man Who Found Birds among the Stars. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 212,970. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Biographical
In this second part of Capt. Robbin Nikalishin’s biography, the responsibility for the space disaster in Part One is determined and Prf. Eiginsh’s mystifying behavior is explained, while the Captain attempts to recover from the devastating aftereffects of the disaster. The resolution is bittersweet; will the Captain ever become capable of coping fully with the damage that was done to him?
Memories of Summer
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,610. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
An old favorite comes back to tug at your heart again. From Publisher's Weekly: "Appalachia in the 1950’s is the vividly drawn springboard to this tender, lyrical novel about mental illness." The Horn Book: "Distinct and startlingly beautiful . . . White’s most moving offering to date.”
The Man Who Found Birds among the Stars, Part One: Eagle Ascendant
Series: The Man Who Found Birds among the Stars. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 172,230. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Biographical
(5.00)
Robbin Haysus Nikalishin was born on 31 October 2729 and became the first starship Captain to make contact with extraterrestrials. This book recounts the early life of this man who became one of Earth’s greatest heroes. All heroes are human beings and all human beings are flawed, and the man the Earth will come to know as “Capt. Robbie” was a very human man.
Yellow Hair
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 138,420. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00)
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
(3.50)
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.