Books tagged: colonial

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Milestones in Hobnails
Pre-release—available December 28, 2017. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 75,780. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Coming of age
Vernon Parker is the sixth son of a British couple clearing 400 acres of ancient New Zealand forest into farmland. It is 1921 and Vernon has turned sixteen. Life is full of milestones that Vernon writes in lamplight while morepork owls and kiwis call into the dark wilderness and memories of fights, forest fires, deaths, and romance with Iris Elwood keep sleep from him.
The Jacaranda Letters
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 95,160. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
The story of two women who find their independence in India, in the 1930s and the 21st century.
Peace Time
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,060. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Aurelio Mercado was one of the individuals who attended the Conference of Industrial Arts Teachers in Baguio City in the last week of April, 1930. It was summer. He and Francisca just got married on the second Sunday of that month, after the end of classes of the 1929-1930 schoolyear. They were married by the Aglipayan parish priest of San Clemente in the Philippine Independent Church ...
Manchaug - Love and Loss during King Philip's War
Price: Free! Words: 6,920. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Sutton, Massachusetts. 1675 Many reverends are preaching from the pulpit that the natives must be driven out. That the fertile lands of the new world are intended by God Himself for the newcomers who swarm in ever-increasing numbers from England. Prudence isn't so sure about that. She and her father have been traveling the quiet pathways of central Massachusetts for years now, spreading the good
Generating History: Profiles of an Early American Family
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,440. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Generating History chronicles a family's journey through the United States' formative years. It tells stories of noteworthy individuals who firmly tugged on, and were sewn into, history's fabric. It then shows how they crossed paths with George Washington, Alexander Hamilton, John and John Quincy Adams, Robert the Bruce, Kings Edward I, Henry VIII, George III, and many other historical figures.
Stones of Nairobi
Series: Society for Paranormals. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,000. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
The intrepid supernatural sleuth Mrs. Beatrice Timmons can’t fathom how the ancient tombstone of a legendary warrior-king ended up in Nairobi. All she knows is that her life is on the line once again as she embarks on her most dangerous mission yet: to retrieve a corpse and the soul it once housed. To do so, she’ll have to work with the enemy and learn to read poetry.
An urgent appeal for ENGLISH RACISM
You set the price! Words: 32,080. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
This writing was part of my desperate attempts to inform the naive, gullible and stupid Englanders of how they have been cunningly deluded to appear as a most evil nationhood, when actually they ought to be acclaimed as the greatest of social engineers in various far-off, semi-barbarian and totally barbarian geographical locations.
Revolutionary Magic (Book One of the Dashkova Memoirs)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,490. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Exile. Princess. Thief. After years of running from the Emperor of Russia's assassins, Ekaterina "Kat" Dashkova has finally found an unlikely home in Philadelphia under the tutelage of Benjamin Franklin, but neither of them know that a dark revolution lurks beneath the veneer of civilization, ready to unleash its malevolent magic unless Kat makes a grim sacrifice.
Hearts and Minds: The Political and Military Effectiveness of the Rhode Island Militia in the American Revolution - War of Independence, Revolutionary War, Indian Threats, Colonial Wars, Gaspee
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 139,380. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » North America
This paper analyzes the political and military effectiveness of the Rhode Island militia during the Revolutionary War. Through careful study of the roots of Rhode Island and its militia forces, it is possible to understand the various functions performed by these forces in Rhode Island's struggle for independence.
When Winter Is Past
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,250. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical
Pennsylvania 1737 Stanton Klein’s father had given up on life after his wife died and left Stanton orphaned to live with his grandparents. He decided he would never love like that. He and his first wife had fared well together, but she’d died in childbirth. Now he’s decided to find another woman to marry. After all, a farmer needs a wife and sons.