Books tagged: historical 1920s

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Snuffy Johnson's Cowboy Christmas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,370. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Western, Fiction » Christian » Historical
If you want to hear God chuckle, it is said, tell him your plans. The Christmas of 1926, a young man's path leads him far afield, where he demonstrates to a frightened boy the Christian teaching that charity - the giving of one's self - is the greatest gift of all.
The Dust of Death
Series: The Cupid/Archer Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,840. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It should be happy days. It’s the Roaring Twenties and The Cupid/Archer Detective Agency is open for business. A little girl’s body is found in a shallow grave right in the middle of the city’s large park. A bungled investigation by the authorities may make it impossible to find the child’s true killer. There are more questions than answers to this baffling case.
Berlin Rose
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,680. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2016. Categories: Plays » Women Authors
A wealthy woman fights to retain her life of luxury as true historical events in Berlin, 1923, conspire to drag her down.
Lydia's Legacy
You set the price! Words: 81,870. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Lydia Wickman, one of Stanley Laine's most intriguing and beloved characters, is on a run for her life, landing in the heart of the largest rainforest in the world and forced to ally with a pair of interlopers whose motives remain unclear. After Lydia's adventure leads her down a path she never expected, her story unveils a shocking and explosive conclusion.
The Fugitive
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
What chance did a boy have against a whole gang – and his father? Mama was dead already. Nothing for it but to run. If he could reach the night train in time … (Flash fiction)
Dire Consequences
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,110. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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A Scottish tale set around the central area of Scotland in the period between the First and Second World Wars. Mystery and romance during a time of great change.
A Lark Ascending
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,960. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
While trailing suspicious youths in Whitechapel, 13-year-old Malcolm stumbles upon a plot to purge Limehouse of its Chinese inhabitants. Someone dear to him is murdered and a mysterious young woman offers her help to find the killer, but the alliance complicates his life even further. When he discovers the connection between the murder and the looming crisis, will he be up to the challenge?
The Sugar House
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 107,640. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
A gripping historical fiction that will transport you back in time to the Detroit of the 1920's- a world of Speakeasies, Gangsters, Auto Barons, Flappers, Lawlessness and Innovation. The Sugar House exemplifies one's inner desire to remain true to faith and family while navigating the rocky waters that surround adulthood's needs, wants, pressures and aspirations.
After The Rising: A Novel (An Irish Trilogy Book 1)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,320. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
AFTER THE RISING is a sweeping, multigenerational tale set in 1920s and 1990s Ireland. A keen exploration of the conflict between freedom and belonging. A story for anyone who has ever tried to break free.
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.