Books tagged: historical 1880s

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Danny Boy and Tennie
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 5 . Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00)
TWO AMERICAN FRONTIER SHORT STORIES in the 1800S Danny Boy Whimsical and humorous, a riverbank tavern is the setting for pioneers quenching their thirst after a long wagon train journey to Indiana. It’s a roaring good time until knives are pulled. Tennie Storms on the plains are dangerously evil as the wagon train seeks shelter. Chris must work fast to save his Tennie. A love story with action.
Eliza's Mistake
Series: Brides of Cedar Creek, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,700. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Eliza Jackson makes her share of mistakes. When she introduces her father to one woman to keep him away from another, she doesn't expect him to fall in love. Then James Hurley wins her affections until she's told he's been paid to court her. She turns to another man who claims he loves her, but she isn't so sure. Sometimes our plans don't turn out the way we want them to.
Falling From Grace
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,650. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012 by L.A. Tripp. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
The fates of the two women become increasingly entwined between 2011 and 1887. Evie cannot rest until she has saved Claire and proven her own innocence. Can Evie save her, or is Claire doomed to repeat Evie's tragic history?
Millstones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,980. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Sometimes it's difficult to move on. The main characters in this story, both past and present, attempt to deal with their individual burdens of alienation, guilt, and regret. Friendship, loyalty, and love are presented as possible answers in their quest. For those who take on the challenge, learning and acknowledging their weaknesses leads to freedom and a greater sense of self-worth.
The Woodcutter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,320. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.00)
In the winter of 1888, Dana Reynolds has no reason to believe in anything, until he runs afoul of Wovoka. Dana doesn't believe in Truth. Telling the truth was what lost him his job back at the Chronicle in San Francisco. In Nevada he's learning that Indian agents can be as crooked as politicians. Now he was supposed to report on that so-called Paiute prophet, Wovoka, the Woodcutter.
New York City Boxing Directory (1885-1960)
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » Reference » Directories
My eBook is an alphabetical directory of boxing-related persons and organizations in New York City. The time span is from the late 19th Century until after the mid 20th Century. The directory lists occupational titles, business and residential addresses, and phone numbers (for 1950s-1960). The text is pertinent for boxing enthusiasts as well as persons interested in researching family ancestries.
Good Night, Mr. Holmes (with bonus A.C. Doyle short story A Scandal in Bohemia):
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,580. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
New York Times Notable Book of the Year! Irene Adler, the only woman to outwit Sherlock Holmes, is now the star of her own adventures in eight acclaimed novels. The bold, bright and beautiful American, an aspiring opera singer, moonlights as a private inquiry agent on the trail on Marie Antoinette’s fabulous lost diamonds, outfoxing Oscar Wilde, Bram Stoker and Sherlock Holmes along the way.
Wear Black
Series: St. George Protector Society, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,210. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Beneath Windsor Castle, a shadow network of immortals keeps the British Empire safe. Army captain Lucas Fitzrobbins becomes one of them when the cure for his mortal wound turns out to be a vampirism potion. He is abruptly inducted into the secret St. George Protector Society…and it’s not long before the Society’s newest recruit discovers it has dark mysteries as well…
Clara
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,760. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
In 1883 Clara left her home in Indiana and everything she had ever known to go with her young husband and small child to establish a home and raise a family in Kansas. Her strength to face the hardships she encounters there comes from her indomitable spirit, her sense of humor, and her devout faith.
The Perfect Suitor
Series: The Bewildering Love, Book 1. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 93,580. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency
The Feeling of Destiny… Lady Evelyn Marie Manning finally arrives amid the excitement of the London Season. Can she find the perfect suitor? Paxton Witley, the Earl of Devonhurst, is noble, unbelievably handsome, protective, and kind. Evelyn finds it difficult to focus on her suitors when he is near.