Books tagged: roaring 20s

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A Change In Crime
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,710. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
In this version of the Roaring Twenties, the Mafia uses monsters for some twisted agenda. But what happens when the monsters turn on the humans trying to master them? Can there ever be a winner when crime and change come to call?
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.
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?
Cupid's Archer (A Cupid/Archer Mystery Book 2)
Series: The Cupid/Archer Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,820. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It’s murder in the Roaring Twenties. It is the Jazz Age, and many feel America is going to hell in a hand basket. The good times are in high gear. But is it all a façade? A house of cards? Cupid’s Archer is the second book in the Cupid/Archer detective mystery series. Follow two sleuths as they set out to solve this whodunit mystery!
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.
Transitions
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: 8,570. 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.