Books tagged: suffragettes

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Estella's Diary: Bachelors and Beaus, Alas, Will True Love Elude Me? (Volume III)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,650. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
In Volume III, Estella finds a steady beau. Could he be “the one?” Using Estella’s authentic diary entries and historical events, you’ll enjoy reading Estella’s account of a young woman’s life in 1915. After a day of husking corn, she’s off to The Bethlehem Dance Academy to meet friends and dance the night away. This, the last of a 3-volume trilogy, covers November and December.
Estella's Diary: Friends and Family, We Had a Jim Dandy Time (Volume II)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,630. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
After a glorious vacation with eight young women, Estella decides to get a job. She finds work at a local factory. After one day on the job, she writes, “I thought I had to get up and run from one end of the factory to the other.” Volume II, the second part of a 3-volume trilogy, covers September and October. Enjoy reading Estella’s authentic diary entries combined with historical events.
Estella's Diary: Catholic or Cousin, Woe is Mine (Volume I)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,810. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
It’s summer of 1915 when Estella begins her diary. She is twenty-one years old and enjoying life. Boyfriends are driving automobiles and everyone is dancing to the new jazz beat. Using Estella’s authentic diary entries and actual historical events, each chapter covers a single day in Estella’s life. Volume I, the first part of a 3-volume trilogy, covers June, July and August.
Two Adventures at the End of an Era
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,260. Language: British English. Published: September 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » General
This book is a sequel to 'Two Edwardian Adventures' and consists of two stories set in Edinburgh during the years just before the Great War. 'Adventure at the Palace of Varieties' and 'Adventure at the Zoological Park'.
SilverWood Selection Box
Price: Free! Words: 22,640. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Historical » General
A collection of writing from ten well-loved authors to showcase SilverWood.
Norah & Emma
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 73,200. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Biographical
Norah and Emma's lives are played out in London during the politically turbulent years 1900 to 1945, an era of radical politics encompassing women's struggle for the vote, two world wars and the rise of fascism and communism. One is a political activist associated with Pankhurst and Mosley, while the other pursues a mundane career in the prison service. How their lives cross in this maelstrom of s
Tucson Jo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,410. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014 by FICTIVE PRESS. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
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2014 NATIONAL JEWISH BOOK AWARD FINALIST. For Middle Grades and up (age 9 plus). Feisty 14-year-old Josephine Fiedler is reluctant to support her father’s bid for mayor of Tucson in 1882. When trouble erupts and her father’s opponent attacks him for being an Israelite, Jo has to reconsider her position and even what it means to be a Jew.
Deeds Not Words
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,700. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Caroline is a museum curator who fears change but uncovers a family secret which can't be ignored. As she battles professional rivalries, attempts to contain family dramas, and searches for historical treasure amongst the clutter, she's forced to decide what she holds most valuable and exactly what she’s going to do to protect it. Deeds Not Words. Because actions speak louder.
Freedom Fighters
Price: Free! Words: 131,300. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Canary Press eBooks Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Throughout the course of history, freedom fighters have been many and varied as have the motivations and the successes of the revolutions they attempted and inspired. Whether their beliefs were correct or misplaced, the courage to fight for the cause has always been the common denominator.
The King's Jockey
Price: $5.89 USD. Words: 80,180. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 8, 2013 by Solis Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
The Suffragette Derby of 1913: a woman sacrifices her life for her cause, but what of the man who feels responsible for killing her? This novel was inspired by the life of royal jockey Herbert 'Bertie' Jones, his rise to fame, his tragic collision with Emily Wilding Davison 100 years ago, and the dramatic events that followed.