Books tagged: colonial america

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Bittersweet Tavern
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,810. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Sea battles and rollicking colonial tavern life infuse “Bittersweet Tavern. It is a turbulent historical adventure that takes place during the beginning of the American Revolutionary War, and focuses on an accident-prone, feisty widowed barmaid and a mysterious ship captain.
Katu
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
In the shadow of British and Hessian forces, life goes on for young patriot Joshua and his Native American grandfather, Katu, whose only concern seems to be his tattered old fishing net. Raised to abide his elders, Joshua reluctantly aides the mysterious curmudgeon with his repairs and in so doing gets to know the man he only thought he knew. A man full of surprises.
Thomas Jefferson: Founding Father
Thomas Jefferson was a lawyer and farmer. He was wrote the Declaration of Independence and went on to become the third President of the US. Find out more about our third president and how he helped found the United States. Ages 10 and up. Reading Level: 7.5
John Adams: The Forgotten Founding Father
John Adams was a farmer and lawyer. He was one of the Founding Fathers who pushed for Independence. He helped write and sign the Declaration of Independence and became America’s second President. But there are no memorials to John Adams in Washington. He is the Forgotten Founding Father. Find out more about our second president and how he helped found the United States.
Daughter of Conflict
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 99,530. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Isolated on the frontier of colonial Deerfield, Massachusetts, Sarah yearns to know what lies beyond the distant hills - beyond her strict Puritan life. What does not know is that her family lies dangerously exposed to those with ambitions to rid the land of the English. Lurking amidst the majestic beauty, their enemies, the French and their Native allies, await the opportunity to strike.
The American Revolutionary War – A Short History
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,910. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
The American Revolutionary War was an event that changed the path of nations. The birth of the United States of America signaled a deadly struggle that cost the lives of thousands of American and British soldiers. This bitter war would drag on for years with battlegrounds scattered up and down the eastern seaboard of the now United States – few were spared the effects of the war.
Sterling
Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Gabriel and Emily's relationship hangs on his ability to talk her older brother down. John seeks vengeance for her dishonor and a shame he cannot allow to stand.
The Renegade
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,200. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
He strode through the shadowed thickets of the early American frontier, and into legend. Born to the forest, he cast his lot with the Senecas who raised him, and their British allies. His enemies would fear his name: Simon Girty.
Late Night Radio
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,280. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Sartre's Being and Nothingness meets E.L. Doctorow's Ragtime. From his broadcasting studio, Orson Welles observes the bustling Yiddishness of the Glickman Building and the stubborn Irish Westies of Hanrahan’s Bar, across the alley. The power of Orson’s monologues draws a visitor from the Morgan Library, a conservator of spent lives. Soon, we won’t call this place New York City any longer.
Shell Shocked
Series: The Buxton Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,780. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
It is the closing months of World War 1 and Lady Serena Buxton is on her own. Her home, Buxton Hall, is now a hospital. With her husband Randolph fighting at the front, the quartermaster, doctor and matron become her allies. Her household staff rally round her, all except the housekeeper who seems more and more detached. What is her problem?