Books tagged: early 20th century

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Tame the Spark
Price: Free! Words: 22,810. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
It all begins with Hera and Zeus... Tame the Spark is a prequel novelette (~14k words) that is set directly before the first Mirrorside book, Stalk the Moon. Featuring the reincarnations of Greek gods and goddesses, the Mirrorside Series is chock full of magic, romance, adventure, and laughs.
Captain Hook: Villain or Victim?
Price: Free! Words: 11,680. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
David J. Locke is a would-be journalist with lofty aspirations. Following an incredible lead, he sails the high seas in search of Captain James T. Hook, resolved to uncover the pirate's version of what happened with Peter Pan.
Tiffany
You set the price! Words: 49,420. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Tiffany lives an unhappy life with her alcoholic husband. Social norms forbid divorce, thus she is stuck in their constraints. A mine inspector comes to town one day, named Jack, whom she meets through her father. He takes a liking to her, but Tiffany refuses to leave her abusive husband. Will she succumb to Jack after all, or will stringent post-Victorian society win?
Beautiful Sayers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,320. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 20th Century
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Nine year old Beautiful Sayers wants nothing more than to be liked and accepted, and never stops trying to unlock the secret of finding her way into the hearts of others. Do unto others and love your enemies is what she has been taught, but her classmates can't see past her bright red hair and two different colored eyes. She and her faithful dog Colby might just crack the code.
St. Louis Affair The Adventures of Herbert Falken
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,640. Language: American English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
MYSTERY & MAYHEM AWARDS 2015 FIRST PLACE WINNER!! When a brutally murdered corpse is found along the Mississippi, Herbert Falken is called upon, once again, to hunt down another black-hearted monster. However, Falken's quest for the truth is confounded by a relentless all-powerful adversary--his own tortured soul.
The Miracle Braves of 1914: Boston's Original Worst-to-First World Series Champions
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 153,250. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
Long before the Red Sox "Impossible Dream" season, Boston’s now nearly forgotten “other” team, the 1914 Boston Braves, performed a baseball “miracle” that resounds to this very day. The "Miracle Braves" were Boston's first "worst-to-first" winners of the World Series. Includes biographies of every player, coach, and owner, a season recap, and other great stories from the 1914 season.
Jake Hehl Brooklyn Robins Pitcher And Catholic League Bowling Star
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bowling
Jake Hehl is an atypical biographical subject. He was a high school sports phenom. He excelled in baseball, basketball, and football at Brooklyn Prep. Hehl pitched one inning in major league baseball before being summoned for military duty in World War I. He pitched in the minor leagues from 1918-1926. He was a versatile athlete who became a star bowler in Brooklyn's 1940s Catholic Church Leagues.
George Washington Keefe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
George Washington Keefe was a less than average pitcher for the Washington Nationals during the first seasons of the National League club's 19th century existence, 1886-1889. He established records for most walks in an inning in 1887. Mostly disappointing, but sometimes brilliant, he was 5'8" and left-handed. On one occasion in 1889, he outdueled Hall of Fame, New York Giants pitcher Tim Keefe.
Richard Kauffman St. Louis Browns First Baseman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Richard Kauffman was a multi-sport athlete at Susquehanna University in Pennsylvania. He played with several minor league baseball teams and briefly in the American League, with the St. Louis Browns. His tenure in the majors was curtailed when Hall of Fame 1st Baseman, George Sisler, joined the St. Louis Browns in 1915. Kauffman became a flour mill executive for a time in Atlanta, Georgia.
New York City Circus And Amusement Park Directory, 1930
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks
My eBook is a useful directory of companies in the Circus and Amusement Park industry of Metropolitan New York City in 1930. The text can be used for ancestry research of deeds, defunct firms, family trees, maps, and urban studies. 1930 was the first full year of the Great Depression in the United States. Circus and Amusement Parks firms vied for what little most families spent on entertainment.
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