Books tagged: roaring 20s

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The Master of the Name
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,120. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Every believer prays to God, but only a few chosen—The Masters of the Name—know His true Name. When one such Master of the Name or Baal Shem, an Hasidic Rabbi, is found dead at his mansion with a cryptic bloody message etched on his forehead, Detective Gray resorts to the expertise of a renowned scholar, who unveils the link between the murderer’s message and a mysterious medieval manuscript.
Lost Lake House: A Novella
Series: Historical Fairytales, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,450. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
Night after night, Dorothy Perkins sneaks out to the Lost Lake House, a glamorous island nightclub rumored to be a front for something more…despite a feeling that she may be getting in over her head. Marshall Kendrick knows the truth behind the Lake House…but fear and obligation have him trapped. When a twist of circumstances throws them together, will they be able to seize the chance at escape?
The Dreamer
Price: Free! Words: 15,260. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Anthologies » General
As a teenage orphan in 1920's Manhattan, Olivia knows how to dream big. Life on the streets is easy to gloss over with stars in her eyes and Charlie, the orphan gang's leader, by her side. But when Charlie leaves to pursue his own dreams, Olivia's strength of character will be put to the test as everything she's ever wished for is suddenly within grasp.
The Big Spin [The World of Constance and Collier]
Series: The World of Constance and Collier, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,080. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Historical
When her fiancé Mr. Wood lets her down by flirting with another woman, Constance Wynne Hare tears off to Monte Carlo to forget him in the world of high rollers in the flashiest casinos on the Riviera. Will the ever-reliable lady’s maid Collier be able to rescue her from a dissolute life on the Mediterranean? The Jazz Age adventures of Constance & Collier return!
The Big Splash [The World of Constance and Collier]
Series: The World of Constance and Collier, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,380. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
It's London in the Jazz Age: the times are fast and the women faster. Constance Wynne Hare has men eager to throw themselves at her feet; so why does she pine for the one man who takes her for granted?
Lost among the Dead and Dying
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,970. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Paris, 1927. Anne Johnson is missing among the city’s artists and expats. Detective Michael Temple is sent to bring her home but finds only questions. 1989. Temple comes across information that suggests a solution to the old mysteries. Temple returns to Paris hoping for more than a swan song. He wants answers and measure of justice.
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 22,770. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A joyous memoir of early 20th Century life in the small mining town of Franklin, New Jersey. From flowers to influenza, immigrants to imagination, this happy read recalls life at a sometimes simpler, sometimes stark, time in the life of America.
Benevolent Siren: Remembering Louise Brooks
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,560. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Louise Brooks endures as one of silent film's most charismatic and contemporary performers. Immortalized in Pandora's Box, she left a disinterested Hollywood to suffer years of hardship until finding a new career as an author. Later in life, an admiring 20-year old managed to pry a chink into the armor of the reclusive actress, establishing a friendship that revealed a hidden, gentler side.
Can You Hear the Music?
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 77,710. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Young Corey James’ life is shattered when a car crash takes the life of her parents. She is forced to live with relatives she has never seen before. Verbally and physically abused by her aunt Corey runs away disguised as a boy. Helped by an old hobo, she begins a journey that takes her on a series of adventures, both perilous and heartwarming. As they ride the rails together, Andy Curruthers tea
Le Cirque De Magie
Price: Free! Words: 9,860. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The circus is ready to roll out for the 1925 tour. Ravi, the high-wire heart throb, is jittery when meeting the company’s newly-hired female dwarf. Hours before departure, his magical perceptions are on fire as he witnesses her involvement in a gory bump off. Ravi is desperate to protect his sweetheart and the rest of the company. Will his Suparna abilities be enough to snuff out the demon?