Books tagged: plantation life

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No Choice But Freedom: A Novel of Treachery and Triumph in Colonial America
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,680. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2015 by Canterbury House Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Based on the true stories of English woman Elizabeth Bagley Morrison, who made a mark in Colonial America with her far-reaching ideals, and William Servos Hult, an African slave who won his freedom and rose to prominence in the spice trade before immigrating to Canada. Mestern has woven truth through her fiction's fabric, creating a tale of people and principles at the founding of our nation.
Millicent, Southern Hearts Series, Book One
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,890. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
What a difference a few letters can make. Millicent Jane Beaumont is turning eighteen. All she wants is for her best friend and pen pal to attend. Stephen Green has secretly been corresponding with a young lady in Louisiana. All he wants is to attend her birthday party and ask for her hand, but along the way he meets another. Will he make it to meet Millicent or will the new lady draw him away?
Lynna's Promise (Tropical Paradise Series, Book Three)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,230. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Lynna Jordon finds herself in the unenviable position of feeling a strong emotional attachment for two men at the same time. Her husband, Joshua Jordan, the love of her life. Sean Devereux, the pirate who saved her life. Unfortunately, as the winter of 1856 unfolds, it promises to unleash her worst heartache yet.
Persimmon Bayou
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,010. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The brutal murder of Delphine’s twin sister, Chandler’s moody drinking, and the threat of starvation came to the Persimmon plantation. Finding lost jewelry with a bloody past and catching a murderer, before he or she kills again, while trying to save her home. Can she hold everything together?
Violet
Price: Free! Words: 53,040. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
From a rubber plantation in Colonial Malaya, boarding school in Singapore and a voyage on a Japanese freighter into wartime England, Violet's story is one of strength, courage and determination. Based on the life of Violet Constance Guy, it is an account of servitude, suffrage and strength of woman in the early 1900's.
The Light of a Fire Opal
Series: Light Gatherers, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,330. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Historical
The orphaned child of a runaway slave demonstrates a mysterious gift of healing. Her adoptive family must hide her wondrous power from the plantation masters. When The Civil War brings a harvest of wounded to their door, the secret is out. Join her as she grows and builds a life of love and freedom. Romantic, clean, historical fiction with a paranormal twist.
The Blows of Yesteryear: An American Saga
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,360. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
We recall a family of real but largely forgotten women in American history. All were descendants of Elizabeth Taylor and Peter Blow. Their lives were full, far-flung and unscripted, emblematic of the nation’s course over five generations. Our women are mostly fortunate in love, and marry good men. They are motivated. They know death, even murder; and they live with slavery and its aftermath.
So Long, It's Been Good To Know You
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,680. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Bert Brun’s restlessness has kept him moving all his life from one occupation to another, sometimes in such far-flung countries as Indonesia and New Zealand. He tells of his life experiences, as well as his checkered personal life. He concludes with his take on how life in America has changed over the last 80 years.